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www.times.co.nz Howick and Botany Times, Wednesday, July 3, 2013 --- 9 Vacancies now... We have Educators available now who are ready to share their family homes with you and your child. We also welcome Educators to join our professional team... and look forward to meeting you! Contact us for further information or to arrange a meeting: "#$$%"&'#$( "# $%& )*% P: 215 7980 E: email@example.com 'Connecting Children, Homes and our Community through Early Childhood Education' 120166-v2 PAKURANGA GOLF CLUB FUNCTION CENTRE FOR HIRE We cater for Weddings, 21st Birthdays, Anniversaries, Corporate Functions www.pakurangagolf.co.nz or Phone 538 0676 120560 120625 122968 This is an extraordinary account of her sickness, diagnosis and treatment for mercury poisoning interwoven with family tales. An inspiring story of perseverance and courage. Available at: Readaway, PaperPlus Howick, Lifestores (Elim) Botany. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org www.fifty2.info Merlyn Clarke BMW MERCEDES AUDI VW SUZUKI Servicing all makes & models of vehicles INDEPENDENT REPAIR SPECIALISTS For BMW, Mercedes, Audi, VW and Suzuki All Mechanical Repairs Diagnostic Scanning Brakes/Servicing/Lubes Pre-purchase Inspections Phone 272 2546 3/302 Te Irirangi Dr, Botany South (Behind BP) 121447 Jetts Botany members Robyn (right) and Ali Groom, with managers Karlos Thomas and Dayna Spiller, took part in the gym's 12-hour treadathon on June 24. The campaign raised money to treat strep throat infections at school-based clinics. Above right, Blues rugby players, from left, Sean Polwart and Liaki Moli got behind the initiative at Jetts Howick. Times photo Wayne Martin / Photo supplied BOTANY BEAT 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. SeniorNet THE next meeting is on July 5, 10am at St Andrew’s Church, cor- ner Ridge Road and Vincent Street, Howick. The guest speaker is Grant Sidaway of SeniorNet talking about home media, Google glasses and 3D printing. Members and visitors welcome. For enquiries or more information, phone Tricia on 533- 5983 or Warren on 534-3482. Combined Probus BOTANY Dannemora Combined Probus Club meets on July 4, 10am at Eastview Baptist Church, 559 Chapel Road. The speaker is Alan La Roche, historian and author, talking about local history. Phone Ian on 537-0589 or Moira on 274- 5471 for more details. Girls Brigade DO YOU enjoy working with girls? The 1st Howick Girls Brigade needs more leaders to help out with our 50-plus girls. We meet at Howick Baptist Church every Wednesday evening at 6.30-8.30pm during term time to run an interesting and fun four-sided programme that includes physical, spiritual, social and educational aspects. If you are 18 years and older and inter- ested in becoming a leader, phone Jewels on 535-0091, or phone/text 021-633-699. Bluegrass Cabin IF YOU have an interest in blue- grass music, you’ll want to go along to The Bluegrass Cabin. It’s the home of the Bluegrass and Old- Time Mountain Music Jam held on the frst Saturday of each month upstairs at Tom Kroon’s Music- Works in Howick from 2pm. Pick- ers are welcome. Phone Banjoman on 536-4188. Public speaking DO YOU have to speak at an anni- versary, wedding, birthday or fare- well? Are your public speaking skills restricting your career? Pakuranga Toastmasters meets fortnightly for friendly training in a supportive environment. The next meeting is on July 8. Phone Andrew on 528- 8554 or Alun on 576-5597. Medicine chest HEAR Dee Pigneguy, well-known author, lifetime organic gardener and ecologist, speak about heal- ing herbs. Her latest book, Sonja’s kitchen: sustainable cuisine from the Cook Islands is available at Auck- land libraries. Her talk is at Botany Library on July 13, 10.30-11.30am. Refreshments served. To RSVP, phone 272-0010. Sunday movie THE 1975 Polish flm, Promised Land, directed by Andrzej Wajda, is based on a novel by Wladyslaw Reymont. Set in the industrial city of Lodz, it tells a story of a Pole, a German and a Jew struggling to build a factory in the raw world of 19th century capitalism. It screens on July 7, 2pm at the Polish Her- itage Trust Museum, 125 Elliot Street, Howick. English subtitles, all welcome, entry by donation. Holiday programme UXBRIDGE Creative Centre invites all six- to 12-year-olds to partici- pate in its fun-flled holiday pro- gramme on July 22-26, including kite-making, clay sculpture, mono printing, etching using non toxic solutions and painting for pirates and mermaids. Full details are at www.uxbridge.org.nz, or register by phoning 535-6467. Classes have limited places. Country market ALFRISTON Country Market is on July 6, 9am to midday in the community hall beside Alfriston School, corner Mill and Alfriston Roads, Manurewa. Available are beautifully handcrafted items for all the family and morning tea. Phone Gendy on 266-5134. Exercise class A GENTLE exercise class is offered, including breathing, stretching, mobility and strength building. Posture and core exercises based on physiotherapy to keep you well are held at 1pm on Mondays at the Fencible Lounge in Howick. Phone Kathy on 537-0656. Comedian speaker 60’S UP Pakuranga meets on July 9, 9.30am at Te Tuhi Centre for the Arts, 13 Reeves Road. Enter- tainment is by Trish Troupe, a comedian/speaker. New members welcome, come along and join. For more details, phone Maureen on 534-5150. Family support ARE you upset because someone else drinks? Join us at the Howick Pakuranga Al-Anon Family Group for families and friends of problem drinkers, every Monday night from 7.45-9pm at the Anchorage Park Community House, Swan Crescent, off Tiraumea Drive, Pakuranga. Phone 379-4871. Potluck dinner SOUTH Auckland Forest and Bird’s annual potluck dinner is on Thurs- day, July 11 (not the usual Monday) at Haseler Hall, All Saints Church, Selwyn Road, Howick, at 6pm for 6.30pm meal. Bring food to share, cutlery and plate.
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