Manukau Courier : February 15th 2011
10 MANUKAU COURIER, FEBRUARY 15, 2011 NEWS or February 2011 NOTICES Business tax, Free business taxation clinic for migrants February 17, 10am-1pm at ARMS Manukau Resource Centre, Level 1, 2 Osterley Way, Manukau. Clinics cover GST, income tax, PAYE and KiwiSaver. Mandarin, Cantonese and English available. Ph: 263 5490. Kiwanis, Papatoetoe Kiwanis meet on February 17 and every first and third Thursday of the month, 6.30pm at the Papatoetoe Cosmopolitan Club, Dunnotar Rd. Kiwanis is a service organisation focused on the needs of children. Upcoming events: Sausage sizzle, fundraising for the South Auckland Boccia Association and working bee for Papatoetoe Plunket. New members welcome. Ph: Ken or Pat 266-7744. Book club, Mangere Bridge Library Book Club meets on February 17, and the third Thursday of the month, 7pm. Ph: 636-6797. Mobiles for seniors, Age Concern workshop to help seniors join the text generation, February 17 and 24, St Johns Community Centre, 120 Great South Rd, Papatoetoe. From the basics to texting to using the camera. Bring your mobile and user book. Free but donations welcome. Bookings essential, ph: 279-4331 ext 800. Village music, Mangere Bridge Village's free summer entertainment series features live music 6.30pm-9pm outside the cafes 26-28 Coronation Rd. February 17: ROAR Rock and Blues. Selwyn seniors, meet for fellowship, gentle exercise and activities on Fridays, 9.30am- noon at St Paul's Church hall, 141 Chapel Rd, Flat Bush. Ph: Ann 535 2271or 274-3460. Park walk, Auckland Parks rangers holds a free walk-and- talk to Point View Reserve on February 18 at 9.30am. Booking essential, ph: 301-0101. Clover Park, community house activities at 16A Israel Ave. Yuan ji dance exercise, Wednesdays, 12.30pm. Plunket childrens group, Thursdays 10am-noon. Coffee group on being more sustainable at home, Fridays 10am. Ph: Terri 263-8261. Seniors meet, Evergreens, February 18 and the third Friday of the month, noon- 2.15pm at Elim Church, 44 Weymouth Rd, Manurewa. Non-denominational group, 55-plus meet for fellowship, old hymns and choruses, plus speaker or entertainment. Please bring a plate of finger food for shared lunch. Ph: 276-1379. School gala, stall sites available for Reremoana School's gala on March 5. $20 per site. No food stalls please. Ph: Susan on 268-4686 or 021-914849. Volunteers needed, Manurewa Citizens Advice Bureau is looking for volunteers and starts its next training course on March 8. As well as time volunteers need to have good listening skills and the ability and desire to learn. In return CAB provides training, supportive colleagues and real people with real issues. Ph: 266-5729. Scouts, St George Scouts meet at Guide Place, off Kolmar Rd, Papatoetoe, ph: 278-3775. Keas age 5-7 Mondays 5pm, Cubs 8-11 Mondays 6.30pm, Scouts age 11-13 Wednesdays 6.30pm, Venturers age 14-18 Tuesdays. $35 per term, family discount plan. Car boot sale, Manurewa Plunket family centre holds a car boot sale on February 19, 8.30am-noon at St David's Anglican Church, 813 Great South Rd, Manukau. Spaces $10, all proceeds go to the Manurewa Plunket Family Centre. Ph: Jade 299-5911 or Nikki 264-0167. Language courses, free Maori for beginners on Tuesdays at 6pm, and free Spanish classes start February 21, 7pm, at the Mangere East Community Learning Centre, behind the library, 372 Massey Rd. Ph: 275-6161. Support group, Support group for those with family or friends abusing alcohol or drugs, Thursdays, 5.30pm-7.30pm at CADS South building 4/17 Lambie Drive, Manukau. Free and open to anyone over 18. Trained facilitators. Ph: 263-2013.
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