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COME IN NOW FOR A FREE AIR-CONDITIONING CHECK Free battery & charging system check Complete range of batteries Reverse camera - supply & fit Scan tools & vehicle diagnostics Airbag faults ABS faults A play on history AN INTERACTIVE play, Migrant Women Arrive in How- ick, by a cast from the Howick Historical Village is held on October 11 in the children’s area of Howick Library from 10.30am to noon. Dress up from the past and join in the fun re-enactment of pioneer history. Traditional jazz THE Vintage Jazz Band plays at the Nixon Centre, Sale Street, Howick, from 7.30-10pm on October 11. Members $10, non $15, cash bar, all welcome. For more information, phone Peter on 534-4541. Seaside market MINI market and car boot sale is on at Beachlands Chartered Club, October 12, 9am to midday. Collect your unwanted items and have a car boot sale for $10, or have a stall and sell your crafts, beauty products, jewellery, pre- serves, plants, or promote your business for $20. Cafe open, plus a sausage sizzle, quick-fre raf- fes. To book a place, phone or text Margaret on 536-6735 or 0274-954-312. Civil defence A NEIGHBOURHOOD support training night is on October 14 at Haseler Hall, All Saints Church, Howick, from 7.30-9pm. Guest speaker is Shane Webb of the Auckland Council, with the theme of civil defence. All wel- come, tea and coffee on arrival. Garage sale A MONSTER garage sale is at Captain Musick Scout Den, 64 Pigeon Mountain Road, on Octo- ber 19 from 8.30am. Food, coffee, raffes and entertainment, every- one welcome. Peaceful, easy feeling LOTS of people use meditation to reduce stress, improve health and fnd inner peace. Learn easy and effective techniques from a qualifed tutor. Call Howick’s Uxbridge Creative Centre on 535-6467 to enquire or register. It starts on October 16. Country and Western EASTERN Districts Country Music Club meets on October 16 at Bucklands Beach Hall, Wharf Road, from 7.30-10pm. Come along and listen to our singers or have a go yourself, $4 door charge for non-members. Phone Kevin on 534-5509. Tennis opening SUNNYHILLS Tennis Club’s Midweek Ladies’ open day is at Oleander Point on October 16. A fun tournament from 9.30am is followed by a champagne break- fast. Includes free group coach- ing, raffes and tennis gear to purchase for $10 a person. Phone Laura on 0272-235-399. Rhyme time THIS regular weekly programme provides music, songs, move- ment and rhymes for preschool- ers and their caregivers. It’s aimed at ages 18 months to three years, but older preschoolers are also welcome. Rhyme time starts at Botany Library from October 16, 10.30-11am. For enquiries, phone the library on 272-0010. Party in Pink ZUMBA Fitness around the world is raising funds to fnd a cure for breast cancer and is holding a Party In Pink Zum- bathon on October 18 at AMI Auckland Netball Centre, 7 Alli- son Ferguson Drive, St John’s, from 6.30-8.30pm, $10 a ticket, purchased online at www. eventfnder.co.nz. For enquiries, phone Elaine on 021-902-464. Forest and Bird PLEASE note the new venue for South Auckland Forest and Bird’s meeting on October 14 at 7.30pm will be The Gardens Community Hall, 5 Mt Lebanon Crescent, off Charles Prevost Drive, Manurewa. Speaker Ben Paris will talk about bats, both native and worldwide, and the fnding of bats in Clevedon and Waiuku. All welcome. Transforming triggers AN EIGHT-week course starts on October 15 at Highland Park Community House, 47 Aviemore Drive, from 7-9pm. Based on information from neurosciences and other sources, it will pro- vide a deeper understanding of yourself and relationships. For enquiries and bookings, phone Bernarda on 535-5311. Breast cancer EAST Auckland Breast Cancer Support Group meets on Octo- ber 16, 7.30pm at Highland Park Community House, 47 Aviemore Drive. For enquiries, phone Jen- nifer on 274-1192 or Wynne on 534-7265. Book sale LIFEKIDZ Trust holds a book sale on October 12, 9am to 2pm. If you have unwanted books, please donate them, and if they are to be collected, phone 533- 6360. All proceeds go towards purchasing resources for holiday programmes run for children with special needs and disabili- ties. Lifekidz Trust is at The Depot, Lloyd Elsmore Park. See www.lifekidz.org.nz. Gentle exercise HELD at Fencible Lounge, at the Howick Library complex, usu- ally at 1pm on Mondays recom- mences on October 14 at the new time of 11.15am. Fit to go, at the Picton Centre, Howick, on Mon- days at 10.30am is changing to 10am from October 14. Phone Kathy on 537-0656. 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. Times reader Sam Lu sent in these photos of owers displayed at the Howick Orchid Society's show last Saturday. Photos supplied / Sam Lu HOWICK TYRES & ALIGNMENT trading as Beaurepaires Howick 33 Wellington St Howick ✆ 534 4975 121350 HOWICK TYRES & ALIGNMENT trad Beaurepaires Howick WINZ Quotes Welcome BEAUREPAIRES HOWICK winner of the Howick Courtesy Award 2011 & 2012 WE'VE DONE IT TWICE, WE WANT TO DO IT THREE TIMES! VOTE FOR US NEXT MONTH! 2013 AWARDS START SOON!
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