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Send notices to paulinew@ times.co.nz, 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. Learn guitar ALWAYS wanted to play guitar, but never got around to learning? Uxbridge, Ho- wick’s creative centre, gives you the opportunity to get started right from the be- ginning in its eight- week course starting on May 15 at 7pm. Phone 535-6467. Travel club ONMAY17at Howick’s Uxbridge Centre, a member of the Travel Club will take the audience on a journey from east to west through the Panama Canal on the MV Westerdam. Everyone is welcome. For enquiries, phone Stella on 534-9463. Midday concert THE Classic at Twelve music series showcases talent from local schools in a midday concert. On May 17 at 12pm, Sancta Maria College will take the stage at the Uxbridge Centre. Entry by gold coin donation. For enquiries, phone 535- 6467, or see www.uxbridge.org.nz. Little foxes PERFORMANCES of The Fantastic Mr Fox play at the Harlequin Theatre, 563 Pakuranga Road, Howick, on May 18- 19, at 11am and 1pm, at $6 a ticket. For bookings, phone Howick Children’s and Youth Theatre on 537-4943. Newspaper researching THE Panmure branch of the NZ Society of Genealogists meets at the Family Re- search Centre, 159 Queens Road, on May 14 at 5pm for own research and 7.30pm for meeting, and supper. Topic: news- papers of the world. Phone Edward on 576-8787. Te Reo TE REO Maori language programmes start this term and are offered in the Botany, Howick and Pakuranga area. To enrol, or for enquiries, phone Ngaronoa Renata on 0274-142-414 or 534-8149. Country and Western EASTERN Districts Country Music Club meets on May 15 at Bucklands Beach Hall, Wharf Road, from 7.30-10pm. Come and listen to our singers or have a go yourself, $4 door charge for non- members. Phone Kevin on 534-5509. Guided walks COME along and enjoy free guided ranger walks in the south and east of Auckland. The ranger will guide you on a journey to experience the natural and cultural heritage in these varied ecosystems. Mangemangeroa Reserve: 108 Somerville Road, Howick, May 17, 9.45am to noon. Beachlands/Maraetai Walkway: 188 Maraetai Drive, May 28, 9.45am to midday. For enquiries, phone Julia at Auckland Council on 295-2363. Live day HOWICK Historical Village puts its villagers to work at its Great Victorian Cook-Off Live Day on May 19, 10am to 4pm. Normal entry applies. For more details, phone 576-9506. Fortnightly dances COME and join us at the Howick RSA for fortnightly dances on Sundays from 7pm. Live band, $12 entry fee, open bar and complimentary tea and coffee. Friendly people and the next dance is on May 19 with Helen Riley. Visit www. aucklandsingleadults.org.nz, or phone Carol on 021-401-235. 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