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12 --- Howick and Pakuranga Times, Thursday, November 28, 2013 www.times.co.nz Be a hero. Rescue a pet. This is the perfect time to adopt a pet. We've got hundreds of animals that've been vet checked, desexed, vaccinated and microchipped. So visit our website or call 09 256 7300, then come and meet the one for you. We're open 7 days, from 10am-4pm, at 50 Westney Road, Mangere. spca.org.nz 12 CORTINA PL, PAKURANGA. Ph 577 0002. PAKURANGA PANELBEATERS 117524-v2 123938-v4 30 NOV 24 DEC www.christmasdisplay.co.nz WaiukuChristmasDisplay WAIUKU MEMORIAL TOWN HALL THU.FRI.SAT.SUN 10AM - 8PM ADULTS $6 CHILDREN $2 54275 Garage sale TRINITY Methodist Church, at 474 Pakuranga Road, is holding a garage sale on November 30 from 8am. Available will be lots of bar- gains in household goods, clothing, bric-a-brac, Christmas decorations and toys. Come and see what treas- ures we have for you. Proceeds are in aid of church funds. For more details, phone 534-5227. Sizzling snags A BRAAI sausage sizzle and craft market will be held in the St Peter’s Church car park, on the corner of Reeves Road and Udys Road, Pa- kuranga, this Saturday from 8am to 2pm. Singles gathering NEW Horizons is a social and friendship club for single 40s, 50s and 60s, with monthly programmes of barbecues, outings, dinners and flms. A club and prospective new members night is held on the frst Thursday of each month at Barrel Inn, Cook Street, Howick, from 7pm. Come along and meet new friends. Phone Rex on 577-3459 or Suzy on 529-4027. Support group PROSTATE Cancer East Auckland support group Botany meets on December 3 at 7pm at St Columba Church, 480 Ti Rakau Drive. A counsellor will attend our meeting to support you and partners and discuss “How you have coped men- tally and emotionally with your cancer”. Phone Ann on 536-4512 for more information. Friendly word game SUNDAY Scrabble is held at High- land Park Library. Join in for a fun and friendly game on the frst Sun- day of the month between 11am and 1pm. Phone 535-5935. Polish yuletide THE Polish Heritage Trust Mu- seum, at 125 Elliot Street, Howick, invites people to the Celebrate a Polish Christmas family workshop on Sundays, December 1, 8 and 15, from 2-4pm. Hear stories and learn about Christmas Eve traditions, then spend the afternoon creating your own Polish Christmas decora- tions with paper and wool. Taste delicious pierniki, a ginger spiced treat. All welcome. The cost is $6 per person, bookings essential. Phone 533-3530, or send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Concert for season PAKURANGA Choral’s Christmas concert, The Reason for the Season, is held on Sunday, December 8 at All Saints Church, Howick, at 2pm. Tickets at the door, seniors $20, adults $25, child $10. Included in the price are mulled wine, mince pies and tea and coffee. Everyone is welcome to come and sing their favourite carols and hear some new ones. Gentle exercise A WORKOUT for the whole body, with stretching, strengthening, mo- bility, breathing and coordination to keep mobile and improve well- being. The instructor is a physio. Sessions are at the new time of 11.15am on Mondays at Fencible Lounge, Howick. Phone Kathy on 537-0656. Centering meditation IS HELD on Sunday, December 1, meet at 6.50pm for 7pm start. Mu- sic and meditation on a sacred text and centering prayer. The monthly meeting is at All Saints Church, corner of Selwyn Road and Cook Street, Howick. All welcome. For enquiries, call the church offce on 534-6864. Christmas trees ANCHORAGE Park Kindergarten, at 9 Tiaka Place, Pakuranga, is hold- ing a fundraiser selling fresh-cut Christmas trees at $39 each. Orders must be made to the kindergarten by phone or email by December 2 and paid for when picked up at the kindergarten on December 7. Cash only. Trees are sized between 1.83m and 2.13m tall. Phone the kinder- garten on 576-3138, or send email to email@example.com. Protecting animals MAKE a date with SAFE and join its annual street appeal collections team on December 20-21. Togeth- er, Kiwis can make a difference for New Zealand animals. Register to collect online at safe.org.nz, or phone 03-379-9711. Friendship club THE Senior Citizens Friendship Club meets at Bucklands Beach Bowling Club, on the corner of Devon Road and Waller Avenue, on the frst and third Friday of each month, 12.45-3pm. Entertainment, music, bingo, trips, tea and bis- cuits. Come and make friends, only $3. On December 6, we have su- per singer David Lind performing. Phone Olive on 534-6938 or Ann on 533-9991 for more information. Country market ALFRISTON Country Market is on Saturday, December 7, from 8.30am to 12.30pm, in the commu- nity hall next to Alfriston School on the corner of Mill and Alfriston Roads, at Manurewa. Available will be unique and beautifully made Christmas gifts for babies, children and adults, plus delicious morning tea, fresh fruit ice cream, plants, preserves and bread at the bumper Christmas market. Phone Gendy on 266-5134. 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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