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Advice only a phone call away
Citizens Advice Bureau is a free, confidential, impartial
service available to anyone to help find the answer to any
question. No question too big or too small. Contact us on
878-0525 or visit us at 112 Queen Street East, Hastings
ENLIVEN CONNECT - HB INFORMATION
DIRECTORY FOR ADULTS 65+
For information on Hawke s Bay community groups and
services relevant to older people at the touch of your
fingertips. Listing your group or service is FREE! For more
information and to subscribe contact Enliven Connect
877-8193 ext 730 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
DOVE Hawke's Bay
Violence and abuse in the family is NEVER acceptable.
DOVE Hawke s Bay supports victims and abusers to SAY
NO TO FAMILY VIOLENCE. For support and programmes
focused on safety and building respectful relationships
phone 843 5307. Stop the hurting. Start the healing.
DIABETES NZ HAWKES BAY
Providing information, support/education in Hawkes Bay,
community talks, radio kidnappers monthly programme,
resources and books to borrow, and more! Old Council
Building, 1 Lee Rd, Taradale 845-3912
Dr. Janet Tichener, diabetes specialist, guest speaker
at Napier RSA Thurs 23rd June 6.30pm-8.30pm. Gold
coin donation. All Welcome.
Creative Writing Course
Learn to write in a small group. Classes meet in Hastings
on alternate Tuesday afternoons. For more information
contact Wendy at Literacy Aotearoa HB Phone 835 5544.
CIRCLE OF FRIENDS
Do you want help and healing, good health, happiness,
inner peace and more? Come along to a HEART
WORKSHOP on the 25th & 26th June - Heart
Meditation, intro to Bruno Groenings spiritual teachings.
Mondays 7-8pm. Contact Julia Godfree, 877-6252.
CARING FOR CARERS - SUPPORT SERVICE
for family carers. Come along and meet other carers for
information, support and friendship at our monthly
meetings in Hastings or Taradale! Contact our co-
ordinator for more information and meeting times on
877-8193 ext 730, email: email@example.com,
or visit our website: www.caringforcarers.co.nz
BRAIN INJURY ASSN
SUPPORT/EDUCATION Meeting for people who have a
family member or friend with brain injury. Learn to gain
coping strategies for dealing with people with brain injury,
by Qualified Professionals. Tuesday 7th June. 7.00pm.
Headway House, 605 Willowpark Road South, Akina,
Hastings. Supper provided. Enquiries, 878-6875
BODY FUSION - PILATES
Pilates mat classes at all levels in Napier, Hastings and
Haumoana. Hastings fully equipped Studio with traditional
Pilates apparatus offers personal programmes for your
specific needs. Starting soon!!!! Beginners class in
Hastings, 9.15 am on Mondays. Contact Margaret
844-5417, 021-234-6543, firstname.lastname@example.org
Belly Dance Classes
You re never too young or old to start Belly Dancing.
Women of all ages, with different shapes, sizes and
fitness levels can come along for Belly Dance classes.
Wednesdays 7-8 and 8-9pm. Next 8 week course starts
18th May Phone Selina 844-3000 / 027-688-4472
Avatar Course Free Intro nights
Join us for an opportunity to explore how your beliefs are
affecting your reality and how you can use the Avatar
tools to change the blueprint you operate from. The intro
nights are filled with awakening to new possibilities and
discovering the preciousness of life. If you are interested
in creating the rest of your life more deliberately or if you
have found yourself in a repeating pattern that you would
like to change, we feel you will find The Avatar Course to
be very inspiring and empowering. Come to an Avatar
Course Intro Night. You'll be taking the first step on
a journey of SELF discovery. Call to book your place.
Jen McGregor 021-244-9930 email@example.com
Bruce McGregor 021-246-3667 firstname.lastname@example.org
Founders Society Hawke's Bay Branch
This society is made up of decendants of immigrants who
arrived in NZ on or before December 31, 1865. The HB
branch has 150 members meeting approx every 2 month
for Sunday meeting/lunch/outing. $25per annum to join.
Interested in joining this society? Call Richard 876-7616
Forest & Bird: Hastings/Havelock North Branch
General public welcome to attend meetings: Wesley
Lounge, cnr Hastings/Eastbourne Streets. 7.30pm
Thursday 9th June: Speaker: Forest & Bird Advocacy
Manager Keven Hackwell. Protecting what s left of our
wild rivers. Trip: Sunday 12th June Combined Tree
Planting, Te Mata Park with KCC. Linda 878-9705
HB ORCHID SOCIETY
Are you interested in orchids? Join the friendly
members at our monthly meetings 1st Monday of every
month 7.30pm at the Taradale Rotary Lounge, Taradale
Town Hall. Orchids on display, cultural discussions,
raffles, new members welcome. Enquiries Ann Ph 8707207
God created us and loves us.
His ten commandments summarised: Love God above all
else. Love those around you as you love yourself. Our
bodies die, but our souls (thoughts/morals, etc) live on to
one day face God s judgment. Prepare now, life without
God will be hell. Lyle 842-2244, email@example.com
German lessons in HB for everyone!
Do you want to go overseas, learn a new language or
be prepared for an exchange? You can study with
Alexandra, a qualified German teacher, with individual
lessons and competitive fees.
Email Alex: firstname.lastname@example.org
FUTURECOL TRAINING COLLEGE
Hospitality Training and Qualifications: Food Hygiene,
LCQ, H.A.C.C.P Planning, Barista, Customer Service
plus others to meet local Council compliancy or staff
training requirements. For course details delivered at
either our Ellison Road, Hastings Campus or Herschell
Street, Napier Training Centre: contact us 06 878-5428
FREE BEGINNER PILATES CLASS
this Saturday 21st May 1pm-2.30pm in Havelock North.
Build Strength and flexibility and feel amazing! Register
now as spaces are limited. The Pilates Centre Havelock North,
Ph 875 8415, Email email@example.com,
Karate in the heart of Napier! Kids Teens Adults - NOW!
We ve expanded our schedule - contact us! Shotokan
Karate is an intense physical art and an outstanding mind-
body exercise. It s a decisive method of self-defense, an
exciting sport, and a proven way to develop discipline and
self-control for kids, and manage stress for adults. There is
nothing like it! Separate youth/adult sessions. Chief
Instructor Edmond Otis, a senior lecturer in Health & Sport
Science at EIT, is internationally known as a competitor,
instructor, coach, and judge. Call: 021-275-0226
is a brilliantly simple idea! It brings together older or
disabled householders who could benefit from some
assistance in the home and companionship, with mature
adults who in return for low accommodation costs, offer
assistance with chores as a flatmate would. More
information, phone Deborah Biggs 877-8193
HOMEOPATHY * NLP * FELDENKRAIS
with Ingrid Bryant, a practitioner of Natural Therapies
for 20+years in Germany and NZ now @ Te Mata Clinic,
87a Te Mata Road, Havelock North. Consultations for the
whole family - acute and chronic disease - emotional and
physical health problems. Appointments: 876-7948 or
New to Hawke's Bay?
Settlement Support will help you find information,
services and link you to social activities. Call for
appointment: 834-4171, or come in and see us.
Napier Ground floor, Library Building, Station Street,
Community Development Department. Monday-Friday
9am-4.30pm, Hastings Library on Tuesdays 2pm-4pm.
www.napier.govt.nz keyword = migrant.
MES AMI SOCIAL WINE CLUB
Meet new friends, enjoy wine tastings. Next meeting 1st
June at the Gin Trap Function Room, West Quay, 6pm.
We are happy to welcome back Unison with tastings of
their wonderful wines. For more information contact Dani,
firstname.lastname@example.org or check website www.mes-
Machado Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Grappling, wrestling,
submission, mixed martial arts training
Want more than just kick and punch; want some skills that
work in and out of the ring? Want to add authentic,
effective grappling skills to your training? Ph 844 4059,
www.bjj.co.nz We ll send out an information pack immediately
MiteGuard Allergy Bedding exclusive stockists Asthma
Hawke s Bay, 167 Marine Parade, Napier
Dr Vincent St Aubyn Crump, Auckland Allergy Specialist-
missed his presentation? TVHB Chatroom, 18 May
7.30pm or radio interview with Asthma Hawke s Bay
www.radiokidnappers.org.nz Children-nut allergies/
anaphylaxis? Contact Toni-Asthma Hawke s Bay for
participation in Parent/Family Support Group, 835-0018
Low Cost services for Women
Improve your well-being. Low cost counselling by
qualified, experienced counsellers, Yoga, Pilates, Sexual
Abuse Support Group and Water-Colour and Oil-Colour
Painting. To find out more or to book your space contact
Heretaunga Women s Centre, Women s Rest Building,
Cnr Eastbourne and Russell Sts, Hastings 878-5401
Rock n Roll lessons for Juniors/Teenagers
HB s only Rock n Roll lessons designed purely for
7-17year olds. Win prizes, have fun, make new friends
and learn to RNR. Classes held on Friday between 6-7pm
in Taradale. To register phone Julie 878-9088
Phuntsok Choeling, HB Buddhist Centre
Calm-Abiding Meditation Mondays-5.30pm,
Wednesdays-6.30pm, Saturdays-11.30am Chenrezig
Meditation Wednesdays-5.30pm Calm-Abiding Meditation
Retreat 4-6th June (Queens Birthday weekend) with
Lama Choedak Rinpoche also PUBLIC TALK on
"FORGIVENESS: The Art of Letting Go" Friday 3rd
June, 7pm EIT LT1. 10 Herschell Street, Napier.
Phone 08 329-4108 www.phunksokchoeling.co.nz
Pania Surfcasting Club
Meets the first Wednesday every month at Old Customs
House, Ahuriri, Napier, 7.30pm. 12 field days per season,
plus casting days. New members, juniors and families
welcome. Contact secretary: Trish Yeoman 876 6556.
PRISONERS AID Hawkes Bay
Offering support and reintegration services to
offenders and their families/whanau, including social
and practical support, visits to inmates and help with
release plans, travel assistance for families and general
information and advocacy. Phone 870-3617 or call into
our office at 204 Ellison Street, Hastings.
A Zumba Class
Specifically designed for Seniors or Beginners or
those wanting a slower pace than a usual Zumba
class - Zumba Gold Thursday 10am Hibernian Club
Hastings cnr Nelson & Eastbourne Sts $5 per class
Designed for all fitness levels. For an effective fitness
workout contact Felicity www.fellicitysdancingline.co.nz
HB ROCK and Roll
We offer 6 week beginner lessons with friendly, super
patient tutors. Lessons are held in Hastings on Wednesday
evenings followed by club night social dancing. Individuals
or couples of all ages welcome. Enrolment necessary by
phoning Jennifier James 878 3978
Ninjutsu, Kiwi dojos
• Learn effective self defence techniques
• Weaponry training • Sensory training • Discipline
• Non-competitive • Training is enjoyable for men, women
& teenagers • Suitable all ages, body types • No previous
martial arts training necessary. Frimley Primary School, Thurs
6.30-8.30pm. Adam 0274-474-673 WWW KIWIDOJOS.CO.NZ
"We love Playcentre"
Play and learn alongside your children - fun and friendships -
birth to school age - FREE fantastic parenting education -
affordable to all--" Whaˉ nau tupu ngaˉ tahi - Families growing
together "Contact Playcentre Association on 878 5908.
11 Playcentres locally in Hawke s Bay www.playcentre.org.nz.
Public speaking - your biggest fear?
Are you able to express your thoughts and ideas? Can
you convince your boss that you need a raise?
Our club will help you to: * improve self confidence
* Control nerves with ease * Provide ample practice
in public speaking. Enjoy an evening at Havelock
North Toastmasters where fellow toastmasters will
welcome you and teach you the tricks of the trade. We
meet on the 2nd and 4th Mondays of each month at
the Recreation Centre, Summerset in the Vines, 249
Te Mata Road, Havelock North. For more info visit our
Any queries: (06) 877-6057 Ben Keet (President)
Learn Salsa - the Latin partner dance. Classes in both
Hastings and Napier. $10 per class. Register Now for our
next Beginners' course. Improvers level classes
currently running for those who have previously com-
pleted a beginners level course. For information
www.salsaclub.co.nz Phone (or text with your name)
Separated Fathers' Support - Kids need Dads too
Are you a separated father? Problems seeing your kids?
If you feel your children don t see you enough, you are not
alone. We can help. Call 844-9820 or 022-659-3428
Indoor Target Shooting
Smallbore (.22) rifle shooting is a sport where you can be
competitive and learn firearm safety. Shooting is strictly
supervised and male and females compete on equal
terms. Young shooters should be 12 or big enough to hold
a rifle. For Club information phone Peter Youren 843-6487
Looking for babies and their parents...
Playcentre is looking for babies aged birth - 6 months to
join SPACE a three/four term programme of weekly
sessions which includes meeting new parents, discussion
about child development and learning, time to play,
sound, movement, books. Contact Robin 870-4099
St Peter's Riverslea Parish
St. Peter s 1202 Ada St, Sunday, 9.30am Service,
5.30pm Fellowship & supper, Wednesday 9.30am
Communion & Morning Tea. Opportunity Shop Tuesday
mornings, Marty s Place, 1120 Willowpark Rd North from
9.00am. Preschool Music Fridays, 9.30am; Everyone
welcome! Phone Kirsteen 878 5889.
SUPPORT and EDUCATION FOR GIFTED CHILDREN
and their families, including assessments and "One Day
School" for children aged 6-12. Open Days are planned
throughout the year for you to try the programme for
yourselves. For support and information contact Jo Laurie
on 877-1512 or email@example.com
Volunteering Hawkes Bay
Promoting Volunteering to All Sectors in the Community.
Do you want to volunteer? Do you need volunteers? At
present we offer over 89 jobs with various organisations
in the areas of health, environment, special needs,
education, animals, practical help, administration, IT,
youth, retail, projects and others. We register volunteers
at Napier Community House 62 Raffles St, at Napier
Community Link Centre, Dalton St, Fridays 100-300pm
and Hastings Library Tues 200-400pm. For all volunteer
opportunities go to www.volunteeringhb.org.nz and click
on volunteer roles. Contact us on 833 6691 or email
Waiohiki Arts & Craft Shop
Open 7-days, 10am-4pm, @ Waiohiki Creative Arts Village,
1184 S.H.50, (opp Napier Golf Club). 845-1698,
firstname.lastname@example.org. Home to: Taradale Pottery Group, PA
Whakairo, HB Wood Turners Guild, Artist Anonymous,
Heather Turner (Textile Artist). Workshops Available.
Wood firing kiln just been opened! New stock in-store now!!!
Wild Goose Qigong 3 Week Introductory Courses
Begin learning movements, and basic knowledge of this
1800-year-old traditional Chinese health skill. Last
opportunity until Spring: Thursdays 9am, Begin 26 May,
Sports Park Hawke s Bay, Percival Road off Evenden
Road Expressway exit. Register-contact Authorised
Instructor Jennifer www.qiworks.co.nz 021-298-6740
835-6418. Ongoing classes available.
Yoga FIRST CLASS FREE
General drop-in classes suitable for beginners and
experienced practitioners. Beneficial for stress release
and deep relaxation. Mondays 6.00pm -- 7.30pm, Lotus
Holistic Centre, 1024 St Aubyn Street West, Hastings
More info? Girvan 870-8466 or email@example.com,
http://www.yogavision.net/ PG Dip. Yogic Studies India, Dip.
Satyananda Yoga Teaching Australia
We've donated over $24m to local community groups in Hawke's Bay since
1999 and more recently to the likes of Hastings Blue Light Ventures Inc $8,000,
Haumoana Volunteer Fire Brigade $4,000, Kowhai Special School $5,000,
Hawke's Bay BMX Club $4,000, Waipawa Musical and Dramatic Club $9,900.
For a full list of the latest donations and for your
own application form, go to www.ecct.org.nz
"We thought we'd
have to wave the new
rescue boat goodbye."
"That's when Fred
here went surfng on
the net for funding."
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Life coaching sessions offered for persons wanting to fine
tune their lives, find motivation for new directions or seek
greater fulfilment in their personal lives or at work. Free
consultation. Contact Kevin Lloyd, Dip Life Coaching ph
876 3463; 027 522 7302.
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