Disabled Persons Assembly - Dunedin and Districts
February Monthly Meeting
Wednesday, February 4, 2015
Time: 12pm - 1.30pm
Venue: St Patricks Community Centre (Catholic Social Services Building), 42A Macandrew Road, South Dunedin.
Guest Speaker: Peter Dowden from Bus Go Otago
Enquiries: Chris Ford (Kaituitui - Community Networker) phone 476 7579 or 027 696 0872
MONSTER Garage Sale at Sacred Heart School - 14 Feb 10.30-1.30
Come to Sacred Heart School in North East Valley (63 North Rd) for some affordable family fun! There will be loads of pre-loved quality household goods, books and toys, baking and clothing for sale.
Enjoy the live music, face painting, bouncy castle, and the sausage sizzle! Cash sales only - rain or shine. https://www.facebook.com/events/803787233025786/
We would welcome donations of goods in sale-able condition! You're welcome to drop off any donations to Nga Maara Hall (Sacred Heart School Hall) on Friday 30th Jan: 10 am to 11am.
From 3 February, donations can be delivered to the school office between 8.30 and 3.30pm.
Alpaca Open Day - Flagstaff Alpacas
Flagstaff Alpacas will be holding is Summer Open Day on Sunday 15th February 2015. 10.30am to 3.30pm the Open Day is free entry. Address: 136 Three Mile Hill Road, Dunedin.
Come meet an alpaca ... or many ... and see our locally-made alpaca products. Demonstrations, short talks, meet an alpaca close-up and alpaca products sales ... and, plenty of young alpaca cria to meet with their families!
More details on our website: www.flagstaffalpacas.co.nz
Waikaouait Kennel Assn, All Breeds Championship Shows
14th and 15th February 2015,
at NZ Kennel Club Centre, Forrester Park, Norwood Street, Dunedin.
Judging commences at 8.30 am each day, continuing until Best in show Judgings at approximately 4pm @ Sat and Sun Shows
The shows are open to the public.
Age Concern Classes starting soon
Keeping you fit, balanced, strong and free from falls.
Steady As You Go and Tai Chi classes are resuming this year as always. If you live in or near Portobello, Ranfurly or Wanaka, check out the new classes.
Portobello Steady As You Go, Coronation Hall, 1.30 pm – 2.30 pm starting Wednesday 28th January. Phone Margaret 477-1040.
Ranfurly Steady As You Go, St John’s Rooms, 10.30 am – 11.30 am starting Tuesday 17 February. Phone Hospital reception 444-9420.
Wanaka & Hawea Steady As You Go, St Johns Rooms, Link Way, Wanaka. 2pm – 3pm starting Friday 20 February. Phone Binsey 443-5515 or 027 646 8856.
A social and relaxed 8 week course for improving cooking skills and food knowledge. Bookings are essential.
Free if you are
Over 65 years of age
Living on your own or with one other person
Keen to learn some new culinary skills and meet new people
Dunedin classes are held at Age Concern, 9 The Octagon.
Course One: Mondays from Feb 9 – March 30
Course Two: Mondays from May 11 – July 6th (9 weeks due to Queens Birthday)
Central Otago classes are held at Presbyterian Church Centre, 91 Tenby St, Wanaka.
Wednesdays from Feb 14 – April 1
Tea & Talk.
Learning, sharing and changing over a cuppa.
Bookings are essential.
Session One: Recipes for Life. A fun-filled session looking at life ingredients for ageing well. Come and try out a cooking class with a difference. Thursday 26 Feb, at Age Concern, 9 The Octagon
Session Two: Safe & Sound – Scams. Door-to-door, internet and mail scams – learn how to protect yourself. Wednesday 18 March, in Mosgiel
A refresher workshop for senior road users. Bookings are essential.
Calling all senior road users
Fine tune your safe driving knowledge
Improve your safe driving practices
FREE 4 hour classroom based refresher workshop for senior road users
Friendly, low stress, no exams
This year’s courses are:
Feb 23 – Mosgiel Senior Citizens
Mar 5 – Octagon Club, Dunedin
April 20 – Mosgiel Senior Citizens
April 29 – Dunford Place, Musselburgh Rise
May 21 – Octagon Club, Dunedin
English for Elders. Conversational English speaking classes for immigrants over 65. All classes are held at Age Concern, 9 The Octagon.
Class One: begins on Monday February 2nd.
Class Two: begins on Friday February 6th (Beginners)
Contact Age Concern for all inquiries and to make a booking 03 477 1040
Mates Car Cruise
Mates car cruise is on every 3rd Sunday of each month
open to all makes & models of classic vehicles
euro , Aussie , american , British , early jappa .& even old trucks & Motorbikes can come along .
Meet at the ice stadium car park at 10:30 leaving at 11:15
ph paul for more details on 027 238 1848