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All sale proceeds will be donated to Auckland University’s Research Foundation for Neurological Diseases. For more information, phone Beryl on 534-5448. Camera enthusiasts HOWICK Camera Club is a friendly club catering for begin- ners to photography experts, meeting at 7.30pm on the first, third and fourth Monday of each month in the basement of the Howick Bridge Club (Howick Recreation Centre), Pakuranga Road. Phone Sheryl on 021-250- 0852 or Grahame on 534-3917, or see www.howickcameraclub. org.nz. Friendly seniors SENIOR Citizens Friendship Club meets at Bucklands Beach Bowling Club, corner Devon Road and Morrow Avenue on the first and third Friday of each month from 12.45-3pm. Enter- tainment, music, bingo, plus trips, tea and biscuits. Cost $3. For the meeting on May 2 we have the Pakuranga Ladies Choir singing for us. Phone Olive on 534-6938 or Ann on 533-9991. Centering meditation SUNDAY, May 4, meet at 6.50pm for 7pm start. Music 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, phone the church on 534-6864. Investigating fraud BOTANY Dannemora Com- bined Probus Club meets on May 1, 10am at Eastview Baptist Church, 559 Chapel Road. The speaker is from Counties Manu- kau Police and the topic is fraud. Phone Geoff on 271-1034 or Mur- ray on 534-7082. Favourite hymns ALL Saints Church, Selwyn Road, Howick, invites you to join in an hour of favourite hymns, personal stories and musical items followed by afternoon tea, on May 4 at 2pm. Phone the church on 534-6864. Family support A SUPPORT group for moth- ers, fathers and grandparents, Inspire, meets every Thursday, 10am to noon, at Glenhouse, Glenside Avenue, Pakuranga. Drop in with your babies and toddlers and share parenting tips, healthy meal recipes, budg- eting support, and exercise to music. Phone 576-5229 or 021- 258-2405. Keen gardeners PIGEON Mountain Garden Club meets on May 5, 7.30pm at St Andrew’s Church, corner Ridge Road and Vincent Street, How- ick. The speaker will be Max Peers talking on the history of the arrival of the first roses in New Zealand. For enquiries, phone Gabby on 537-2979. Vietnam experience BUCKLANDS Beach Combined Probus Club meets on May 5 at 10am in the War Memorial Hall, Wharf Road. The speaker is Celia Caughey on Enlightening Experiences from Vietnam. New members are very welcome. Phone Rosalie on 273-6985. Rock ’n roll dancing CITY of Sails Rock ’n Roll Club has lessons for beginners com- mencing on May 4 at Bucklands Beach Intermediate School Hall. Lessons are an hour long start- ing at 7pm and run for four con- secutive Sundays. For enquiries, phone Annette on 0274-955-607, or see www.cityofsails.org.nz. Free advice WOULD you like to know more about healthy living? A healthy eating, active lifestyle pro- gramme starts on May 6, 9.30- 11.30am, and runs for six weeks at East Health Trust PHO, 260 Botany Road, Building B. It’s free. To register, phone Parvin or Shirley on 538-0599, or email email@example.com. Zonta Club ZONTA International is an organisation of 30,000 females in 64 countries working to advance the status of women. The Zonta Club of East Auckland meets on the first Wednesday of each month at Pakuranga Golf Club for a dinner meeting with inter- esting guest speakers. The next is on May 7. For enquiries, phone Kathy on 521-7143, or see www. zonta.org.nz. Opportunity shop WINTER clothing for all the family is available plus linen, blankets, shoes and bags at the St Columba Op Shop, 480 Ti Rakau Drive. It’s open Wednesday to Friday, 9am to 12.30pm. Word games JOIN in for a fun and friendly game of Scrabble on the first Sunday of each month at High- land Park Library, 11am to 1pm. Phone 535-5935. Modern media U3A Pakuranga meets on May 5 at St Andrew’s Church, corner of Ridge Road and Vincent Street, Howick, at 1.45pm. The speaker is Bill Ralston, journalist, edi- tor and broadcaster. His talk is entitled The Modern Media Revolution and will address TV and print media. Phone Barry on 274-5739 or Robin on 576-5572. MOTIVATED: Well-known marriage celebrant Kathy Bigwood is also president of the Zonta Club of East Auckland, which has its next meeting next Wednesday evening. Times photo VILLAGE VOICE is a free community notice-board for non-profit groups. Send notices to firstname.lastname@example.org, fax 271 8073, post to PO Box 259-243 Botany, Auckland 2163 or drop into our office at Times House, 50 Stonedon Dr, East Tamaki.
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