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10 — Howick and Botany Times, Wednesday, October 1, 2014 www.times.co.nz AUCKLAND INTERNATIONAL COLLEGE Pathway to the World... Howick to Harvard? Pakuranga to UPenn? AIC bus departs daily from Highland Park & Botany Town Centre Our alumni have offers from: – Harvard University – Massachusetts Institute of Technology – Stanford University – Columbia University – University of Pennsylvania – Brown University – Cornell University – University of California Berkeley – Oxford University – Cambridge University – Imperial College of London ...and many more A Year 11-13 senior high school. Scholarships available. Please phone or email for more information www.aic.ac.nz | firstname.lastname@example.org | Ph 09 309 4480 – Massachusetts Institute of Technology 125795 Just Hardwood Floors Visit our showroom: 9 Allens Road, East Tamaki (rear unit) Mon-Fri 9am-4.30pm & Sat 10.30am-1pm. Email: email@example.com Supply & installation of quality timber flooring. Solid timber, veneers and laminates – new floors or restorations. Full guarantees. W: www.jhf.co.nz T: 0800 999 543 127026 Come and experience a slice of the UK & Europe. Join Harvey World Travel Botany for a viewing of “The Hundred-Foot Journey”. When: Tuesday 11 November, 6.30-9.30pm Where: HOYTS Botany Downs Register now, space is limited! Harvey World Travel Botany, Park Way Botany Town Centre Ph: (09) 277 2010 UK&Europe UK Europe A Night in 127085 BOTANY BEAT 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. New resources SENIORNET meets on October 3 at 10am at St Andrew’s Church, corner Ridge Road and Vincent Street, Howick. Guest speaker is Lee Chisholm from NetSafe, talk- ing about passwords, viruses and scams on PCs and smart phones, also new resources on their web- site. Visitors are welcome. Phone Warren on 534-3482. Ladies Probus THE Ladies Probus Club of High- land Park meets at 10am the first Friday of each month at Trinity Methodist Church, 474 Pakuranga Road. Next meeting is on October 3. Phone Lynsey on 535-4968. Spring fair COME to the spring fair/market day at St Peter’s Church, corner Udys and Reeves roads, Pakuranga, on October 4 from 8.30am to 1pm. Cakes, plants, raffles, sausage siz- zle and pre-loved clothing, house- ware, furniture, toys, books, linen. Fun and bargains for friends and family. Country market ALFRISTON Country Market on October 4, 9am to noon in the Community Hall, beside Alfris- ton School, 300 Mill Road. Hand knitting and sewing for home and family, jewellery, cards, toys, pre- serves, bread, plants, morning tea. Phone Gendy on 266-5134. Centering meditation MEET at 6.50pm for a 7pm start on Sunday, October 5. Music and meditation on a sacred text and centering prayer. Monthly meet- ing at All Saints historic church, corner of Selwyn Road and Cook Street, Howick. All welcome. For enquiries, phone the church office on 534-6864. Travel buddies ARE you one of many who for a wide range of reasons no longer have a partner yet are still keen on travel? This travel group has the goal to avoid those high single supplement charges. It simply has the aim of introducing like-minded people to hopefully seek compatibility, together with the common goal of becoming travel buddies. Next meeting is October 5 at 11.30am for a social drink and chat on travel before lunch at 12.30pm at Buck- lands Beach Yacht Club, Ara-Tai Road, Half Moon Bay. Discussion time will include a very close look at terms and conditions as adver- tised in travel brochures. For more details, phone Robin on 535-4050. New members are welcome. Gardening guru BUCKLANDS Beach Combined Probus Club meets on October 6, 10am at Bucklands Beach Bowl- ing Club Hall, 21 Morrow Avenue. Speaker is Dale Harvey the gar- dening guru. New members, both men and women, are welcome. For more information, phone Rosalie on 273-6985. Greatest Briton U3A Pakuranga meets October 6 at St Andrew’s Church, corner Ridge Road and Vincent Street, Howick at 1.45pm. Guest speaker is Mike Groves talking about ‘Winston Churchill, the greatest Briton of all time’. Mini speaker is Ginny Har- wood from the glaucoma organi- sation covering ‘Eye Health-What you can do to see into the future’. 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 at 2pm on October 5. For more information, phone the church office on 534-6864. Holiday programme UXBRIDGE Creative Centre holi- day programme October 6-10. Half and full-day workshops available for six to 12 and eight to 14-year- olds. Lip smacking cake pops, sew- ing, puppet making, crazy clay, collage, stained glass pictures, dig- ital photography and more. Details phone 535-6467. Support group PROSTATE Cancer East Auckland support group meets on October 7, at 7pm at St Columba Church, 480 Ti Rakau Drive, Botany (down drive on right-hand side of the church). A DVD from the Prostate Cancer Conference in Wellington this year will be shown. Counsellor Catherine Russell will be in attend- ance to support you and your part- ner. Phone Claire on 415-2405 or 0800-477-678. Amazing gardens PIGEON Mountain Garden Club meets on October 6, 7.30pm at St Andrew’s Presbyterian Church, corner Ridge Road and Vincent Street, Howick. The speaker is the past editor of New Zealand Gar- dener, Jo McCarroll, talking about amazing gardens she has visited throughout New Zealand. Phone Gabby on 537-2979. Meccano workshops THE Junior Engineers Club is running two Meccano workshops at Highland Park Community House, Howick the second week of the school holidays, October 6-10. Learn how to use nuts and bolts and construct working mod- els with Meccano. Suitable for age seven to 12. Two-hour workshop. All parts are supplied. Cost is $20 per child and price discounts are available. Starts at 1pm, bookings essential. Phone Meccanoman for details and times on 536-4188 or 027-671-6004.
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