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www.times.co.nz Howick and Pakuranga Times, Monday, January 13, 2014 --- 9 For a Limited Time. 5% discount for Seniors on presentation of your card. Every Tu esday 123226-V5 120304-V4 VILLAGE VOICE is a free community notice-board for non-pro t groups. Send notices to email@example.com, 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. Young at heart THE Selwyn Centre for Young@ Heart reopens on January 20, meeting on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays, 9.30am-1.30pm, in All Saints Community Hall, 30 Cook Street, Howick. For details and bookings, contact Mary Galliers, phone 535-1563. Film screening UXBRIDGE Cinema Club screens In Search of Beethoven this Thurs- day. The flm runs from 8pm and features the world’s leading per- formers and experts on Beethoven revealing new insights into the leg- endary composer. Entry costs $8 and the bar opens from 7pm. Eat frst at Bistro at Uxbridge, with a special two-course meal for $15 available, booking is essential, phone Ana on 535-7778. It’s all at Uxbridge, Howick’s creative cen- tre, 35 Uxbridge Road, phone 535- 6467, or see www.uxbridge.org.nz. Paper cutting THE frst holiday workshop for 2014 at the Polish Heritage Trust Museum, 125 Elliot Street, How- ick, is wycinanki (paper cutting) on January 23, or you and your group could choose another time and date that week. All ages welcome, from four to 104 years young. Take home your own artwork. For more details, phone 533-3530. Play cards? WHY not join a whist playing group at Howick Bowling Club in Selwyn Road. We meet on Thursday morn- ings, starting at 10am and fnishing at noon. Tuition given if needed. Morning tea is available. For more details, phone Mary on 534-9675 or Dulcie on 534-5662. Butterfly talk THE Flat Bush Garden Club meets on January 22 at 7.30pm at St Paul’s Church Hall, Chapel Road. The guest speaker is Jacqui Knight, the “butterfy lady” and member of the Monarch Butterfy NZ Trust. Raf- fe, trade table, supper, and visitors are welcome. For more informa- tion, phone Jill on 533-7947 or Pat on 250-1447. Howick Probus IS NOW a combined club with membership open to women and men, meeting at St Andrew’s Church Centre, Vincent Street, on the second Friday of the month. For enquiries or further details, phone Cliff on 534-5246. Opportunity knocks ST ANDREW’S Opportunity Shop, directly behind Howick Presby- terian Church at the top of Vin- cent Street, reopens on January 28. Opening hours are 10am-2pm, Monday to Friday, and 10am to noon on Saturday. Buddhist reflections EVERYONE is welcome to a public talk by Venerable Hui Kai, entitled A Modern Buddhist Refection of Life and Death, on January 15 at 7pm, at Fo Guang Shan Temple, 16 Stancombe Road, Flat Bush. Col- lect free admission tickets from the shrines, email nzfgs1@gmail. com, or phone 274-4880. For more information, refer online to www. fgs.org.nz. Exercise demonstration MULAN Boxing is a combination of tai-chi, qi-gong and gymnas- tics. It’s a slow motion exercise developed for women to improve muscle tone, strength and body co-ordination. The Mulan Boxing Association presents a display at Pakuranga Library on January 24 from 10.30am. Community education EDGEWATER Community Edu- cation is now the only school in the area providing this affordable education service to our commu- nity. Support us at the same time as learning a new skill. New courses in 2014 include woodwork, defen- sive driving, mosaics and day skip- per. For more details, go online to www.shortcoursesandworkshops. co.nz. Family support ARE you upset because someone else drinks? Join us at the Howick Pakuranga Al-Anon Family Group for relatives and friends of problem drinkers. It meets every Monday night from 7.45-9pm at Anchor- age Park Community House, Swan Crescent, off Tiraumea Drive, Pakuranga. All welcome. Phone Auckland Al-Anon on 379-4871, or visit www.al-anon.org.nz. Volunteers needed THE St John Op Shop in Moore Street, Howick, is looking for vol- unteers to help in the afternoons. Apply in store and ask for Penny, phone 537-6137. Shop opening hours are 9.30am to 4.30pm, Mon- day to Friday, and 10am to 3pm on Saturdays. AGLOW East THE frst meeting for 2014 will be held on January 29. All AGLOW meetings are held on the last Wednesday of each month at Te Tuhi Community Centre, 13 Reeves Road, Pakuranga, from 9.30am to midday. Come along and hear speakers, be uplifted and refreshed in spirit, and bring a friend as every- one is welcome. For more informa- tion and contacts, phone Larraine on 537-4070, or send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org. REVEALED: A movie exploring the life and talents of one of the world's great classical music composers, Ludwig van Beethoven, rolls at the Uxbridge Cinema Club from 8pm this Thursday. 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