Manukau Courier : November 30th 2010
14 MANUKAU COURIER, NOVEMBER 30, 2010 NEWS <PVBSFJO JUF UPQV <PVBSFJOJUF UPQV <PV BSF JOWJUFE UP QVU <PV BSF JOWJUFE UP QVU ZPVS GFFU V BOE IFMQ ZPVS GFFU V BOE IFMQ ZPVS GFFU VQ BOE IFMQ ZPVS GFFU VQ BOE IFMQ TBWF MJWFTv TBWF MJWFTv TBWF MJWFTv TBWF MJWFTvJUT UIBU JUT UIBU JUT UIBU JUT UIBU FBTZ} FBTZ} FBTZ} FBTZ} &PNF BOE EPOBUF CMPPE &PNF BOE EPOBUF CMPPE &PNF BOE EPOBUF CMPPE &PNF BOE EPOBUF CMPPE +2/, $< ,11 +2/, $< ,11 +2/,'$< ,11 +2/,'$< ,11 0 0 0 0$1*(5( $1*(5( $1*(5( $1*(5( $TD U ‹ .JSLCSJEF $TD U ‹ .JSLCSJEF $TDPU ‹ .JSLCSJEF $TDPU ‹ .JSLCSJEF 5E 5E 5E 5E ) )))5 $< 5$< 5,'$< 5,'$< f' f' f' f'(& (& (& (& dmB dmB dmBN dmBN ⁄ ⁄ ⁄ ⁄ eQN eQN eQN eQN EARN WHILE YOU LEARN Fit your studies around your job and family Flexible online learning Simply the BEST! Ivy Iva Qualification: Certificate in Business Administration Level 4 Position: Contracts Administrator Ivy wanted a better future and she found it through BEST. Studying at BEST led to Ivy s new career in administration with a major international freight forwarding company. At BEST she got the chance to prove herself and to follow her dreams. Don't just get a job - get a career. DON'T MISS OUT ENROL TODAY! • Business • Computing • Business Administration • Freight Forwarding • Information Technology • Retail & Business • Tourism & Travel BEST out performs all other education providers when it comes to delivering results for Pacific students. Visit www.best.ac.nz to see how BEST stacks up. NOTICES Breast screening, Free breast screening for women aged 45 to 69 from now until December 10 at Counties Manukau BreastScreen's mobile clinic in the Otara Car park next to the clock tower. Ph: 0800-270-200 or 250-8000 for an appointment. Christmas sale, South Auckland Woodturners Guild is holding its annual Christmas woodturning sale till December 24 at 241 Great South Rd, Papakura, opposite the entrance to Countdown, normal shopping hours apply. This is the club's main fundraising activity and features more than 2000 handcrafted items including bowls, vases, boxes, spinning tops, platters, chopping boards, pens and more. If it's not there, ask and someone might make it for you. Career help, Need help finding information about jobs, creating a CV or writing a cover letter? Career Services is at Papatoetoe Library tomorrow December 1, and every Wednesday fortnight, 9.30am- 11.30am. For advice on group workshops ph: 0800-222-733. U3A, Papatoetoe U3A meets tomorrow, December 1, and every first Wednesday of the month, 9.45am at Acacia Court Hall, 25 Kolmar Rd, Papatoetoe. Guest speaker. Ph: Elaline 278-3601. 60s Up, The South Auckland branch of the 60s Up Movement meets tomorrow, December 1, and every first Wednesday of the month, 10am in Methodist Church hall, corner of Alfriston and Great South roads, Manurewa. Interesting speakers, bus trips and monthly lunches. All welcome. Ph: Betty 266-6860 or Mavis 266 -9806. Grandparents, Grandparents Raising Grandchildren support group meets tomorrow, December 1, and the first Wednesday of the month, 10am-noon at PACT, 311 Great South Rd, Papatoetoe. Ph Virginia: 256-1620. Santa's coming, Papatoetoe Santa Parade is on tomorrow, December 1, 7pm start, begins at the corner of St George St and Great South Rd, travels along Great South Rd, Kolmar Rd and Wentworth Ave, on rain or shine. A fun event for the whole family. Kiwanis, Papatoetoe Kiwanis meet on December 2, and every first and third Thursday of the month, 6.30pm at the Papatoetoe Cosmopolitan Club, Dunnotar Rd. Guest speakers George Paice and Gerald and Shirley Reive, who represented the Falkland Islands in bowls at the Commonwealth Games. Ph: Ken or Pat 266-7744. Ratepayers, Weymouth Citizens and Ratepayers meet on December 2, and every first Thursday of the month, 7pm at Beihlers Rd Community Hall, Weymouth. All welcome. Ph: Fred 268-2005. Ladies Probus, Papatoetoe West Ladies Probus Club holds its last meeting for the year on December 3, 10am, at the Methodist Centre, Kolmar Rd, Papatoetoe. Guest speaker each month and morning tea. Any women interested enjoying the company of other women are welcome. Next meeting is on February 4. Ph: Judith 279-9677. Christmas dance, Zena and Ken's Christmas Community Dance is on December 3, 12.30pm-3pm at Pakuranga Community Hall, 346 Pakuranga (next to KFC). Modern sequence, old time, new vogue plus Christmas tunes. Cost $5, bring a plate for afternoon tea. Ph: Zena or Ken 278-7418. Christmas concert, Auckland Symphony Orchestra led by Gary Daverne holds its annual free family Christmas concert on December 3, 7.30pm at Auckland Town Hall. Last-ever sing-a-long concert, held for the past 12 years as Mr Daverne is retiring, aged 70. The massed choir is led by Rev Ron Lau'ese. Doors open 7pm. Car boot sale, Connect Baptist Church (formerly Manukau Central Baptist Church) holds a car boot sale on December 4, 8am-11am, rain or shine, at 75 Everglade Drive, Manukau. Red Sofa Cafe open. Spaces cost $5, bookings essential. Ph: Mike 297-7831. Historical society, Manurewa Historical Society meets on December 4, and every first Saturday of the month, 1.30pm in the theatre, Nathan Homestead, Hill Rd. Guest speaker. New members welcome. Ph: Olga 266-7711. Santa parade, Manurewa Santa Parade, an Alfriston Rotary Club project, is on December 4. Ph: Angela on 021-212-5115 or email@example.com to enter a float. Car boot sale, Plunket's Manurewa Family Centre holds a car boot sale on December 4, 8.30am-noon at St David's Anglican Church, 813 Great South Road, Manukau. Great bargains just in time for Christmas. Spaces $10, entry by gold coin donation. All proceeds go to the family centre. Ph: Jade 299-5911 or Nikki 264-0164. Christmas market, Alfriston Country Christmas Market is on December 4, and the first Saturday of the month, 9am- noon, corner of Mill and Alfriston roads. Gifts, goodies, plants, new clothing, refreshments and more. Stall spaces available. The market is run by volunteers and profits are donated to charity. Ph: Gendy 266-5134. Car boot sale, Mangere Bridge School holds a car boot sale on December 4, 8am-noon. Lots of great bargains, cake stall, bouncy castle, food and drinks. Spaces cost $10, to book ph: Chris 636-3635. Treaty workshop, Free Treaty of Waitangi workshop for migrants on December 4 at Auckland Regional Migrant Services Manukau Resource Centre, Level 1, 2 Osterley Way Manukau City. Ph 263-5490 or email Manukau@arms-mrc.org.nz. Genealogy, Papatoetoe Genealogy meets on December 4, 1pm at The Depot, 91 Cambridge Terrace. Guest speaker, door charge $3 for members, $4 visitors. Ph: Lorraine 276-8426. Line dancing, Southside Linedancing Club holds a social evening December 4, 7.30pm-11pm at Weymouth Cosmopolitan Club, Sykes Rd, Weymouth. Ph: Lyn 266-3315. Christmas dance, Manurewa Caledonian Society holds its annual Christmas dance on December 4, 8pm at Hillpark School Hall, Grandvue Rd, Manurewa. Good music, home-made supper, raffles. There'll also be a New Year's Eve dance on December 31. Cost $6 non-members. Ph Pat 298-4818 or Stewart 267-5307. Prostate cancer, Prostate cancer support group meets on December 7, 10.30am at Howick Recreation Centre, 563 Pakuranga Rd, Highland Park. Ph: 563-4512.
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