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4 --- Howick and Pakuranga Times, Monday, December 3, 2012 www.times.co.nz NEW WORLD BOTANY 588 Chapel Rd (at Botany Town Centre), Botany. Ph 271 1800. Open 7 days 7am-10pm. BOTANY NEW WORLD Your Community Store 121785 We at Botany New World will be having ANOTHER SPECIAL DAY NEXT WEEK – WATCH OUT FOR OUR ADVERTISEMENT TO FIND OUT MORE! Come on in to New World Botany Please join us for our FLYBUYS DAY on THURSDAY DECEMBER 6 FUN, TASTINGS, PRIZES and even some FLYBUYS POINTS to be given away FREE on the day to lucky customers. PLUS! Everyone who shops with us on THURSDAY, DECEMBER 6 goes in the draw to WIN A MASSIVE $500 WORTH OF BOTANY NEW WORLD VOUCHERS ? ? ? SEWING SUPPLIES FACTORY SHOP RIBBON, THREAD, ZIPS, CORD, ELASTIC & HABERDASHERY. 103C HARRIS RD EAST TAMAKI (behind Snap Printing) LOOK FOR THE RED FLAG, DOWN THE DRIVEWAY Open Monday-Friday 9am-4pm 121500 ENTER the festive spirit and join Star Real Estate, The Professionals and the Times for the 2012 Christmas Lights Spectacular. Bringing Howick, Pakuranga and Botany communities together, enhancing neighbourhood spirit, spreading seasonal cheer and lighting up the yuletide season are all part of The Professionals’ Christmas Lights. Illuminate your house or front garden and ﬁll out an application from Star Real Estate Ltd, 110 Ridge Road, Howick, or the Times’ ofﬁces at 50 Stonedon Drive, East Tamaki. Not only will people in our communities enjoy your home’s lights display, you could also win a hamper full of Christmas goodies. All entries have to be in by December 14 and will be placed in the prize draw. The winning entry will be drawn by Gavin Hamilton, the Howick branch manager of Star Real Estate, on December 21, and results will be published in the Times. Trail of Lights Botany: 2/6 Kookaburra Place. Bucklands Beach: 84 The Parade. Dannemora: 37 Santa Ana Drive, 9 Sayes Close. Gol ands: 22 Simon Owen Place, 24 Simon Owen Place, 26 Simon Owen Place. Homes that add sparkle Carols concert EASTERN Stars Concert Band plays on December 8 at St Co- lumba Church, 480 Ti Rakau Drive, Botany, at 7pm. Christ- mas carols old and new and a singalong. Tickets available at the door, family $25 (two adults, three children), adults $10, stu- dents/seniors $5. Phone Barrie or Marie on 271-4558 or 021- 722-171. Fun at Depot THERE’S family fun on De- cember 8 from 10am to noon at The Depot, Lloyd Elsmore Park. Bouncy castle, shaving Santa’s beard, sack races, chocolate ﬁshing, face-painting, Kiwiana Christmas carols – kids’ style. Spot prizes and sausage sizzle, $2 koha per child, plus a can of food for Howick area food banks. Take a sun hat and water bottle. Phone Brett at Cession Commu- nity on 535-5090, email info@ cession.org.nz. Yuletide market EAST City Wesleyan Church Centre, at 219 Burswood Drive, is having a Christmas market on December 8 from 2-5pm. Come and enjoy time together in a Christmas atmosphere, with food and crafts available, as well as live music. All are welcome. Phone 273-9044. Dads and babies DADS join us at Highland Park Library on December 8 at 10.30am for our once a term Wriggle and Rhyme session, especially for fathers and their babies. Have fun with your young children with movement to music and nursery rhymes. For details, phone 535-5935. Craftwork NEW crafter Janet Bartholom- ew (unique fused glassware and pendants) and Annette Grant (Christmas table decorations) will be at Classy Crafts indoor market on December 8 from 9am to 1pm inside All Saints Com- munity Centre, 30 Cook Street, Howick. Mix and mingle AUCKLAND singles mix and mingle dance is on December 9, 7pm at Howick RSA, Wel- lington Street, with live music by the band Mystique, cash bar, complimentary tea, coffee and biscuits. Admission is $12. Phone Frank on 525-1896, or see www. aucklandsingleadults.org.nz. Christmas panto THE Christmas pantomime, Puss ‘N’ Boots, presented by Op- eratunity, is on December 18, at 11am in the Picton Centre, 120 Picton Street, Howick. Go on an exciting journey through fairy tale land, meet Puss and other colourful characters and expe- rience the magic of Christmas through song and laughter. Silly and light-hearted fun guaran- teed for people of all ages. Tick- ets are $30, including lunch, with discounts for groups and regular bookings. To book, free phone 0508-266-237, or at www.opera- tunity.co.nz. Singles group NEW Horizons is a social and friendship club for single 40s, 50s and 60s, with monthly pro- grammes of barbecues, outings, dinners and ﬁlms. A club and prospective new members night is held on the ﬁrst Thursday of each month at Barrel Inn, Cook Street, Howick, from 7pm. Phone Mike on 534-6738 or Suzy on 529-4027, or see www.auckland- singles-social-club.org.nz. BOLD AS BRASS: Eastern Stars Concert Band, led by its president Ken Davie, delivers Christmas musical cheer in a concert at St Columba Church this Saturday. Times photo Chris Harrowell VILLAGE VOICE is a free community notice-board for non-pro t groups. Send notices to firstname.lastname@example.org, fax 271 8073, post to PO Box 259-243 Botany, Auckland 2163 or drop into our o ce at Times House, 50 Stonedon Dr, East Tamaki. 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