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Ronald McDonald House Street Day Appeal 2015

April 11, 2015 (All day)
June 6, 2015 (All day)

We are currently seeking volunteers to help in the Dunedin area that are willing to help out on Friday, 5 June and
Saturday, 6 June 2015.

If you, your friends or colleagues want to make a difference and could spare 2+ hours we would love to hear from you!

Please contact Melanie Pearson on
0211947475 or melanie.hamlin85@gmail.com


June 10, 2015 - 7:00pm
June 10, 2015 - 7:00pm

Lodge St John #84 Charitable Trust is holding a quiz night at the Taieri Bowling Club, 12 Wickliffe St, Mosgiel on Wednesday, 10th June, at 7 pm to raise funds for the Taieri Parents Centre and the Lodge Wheelchair Ramp. There will be great prizes and raffles. Teams of 4-6, $5 pp. Enquiries to 489-3084 or 489-3321.

Shetland Society of Otago Lunch Time meeting

June 16, 2015 - 12:30pm
June 16, 2015 - 2:00pm

Tuesday 16 June 2015 at 12.30 pm
Tuesday 16 June 2015 at 2.00 pm
Mornington Tavern
Shetlanders and Orcadians and all others who are interested are very welcome. Please advise Alan Hanson if you wish to be included.
Bookings close Wednesday 10 June 4763 462 021 0222 0817

Trees for Babies-Celebrating Families

June 21, 2015 - 11:00am
June 21, 2015 - 11:00am

a new family member, birthday, anniversary, or passing by planting a native tree at the Harbour/Cycle walkway.
You choose the tree to plant and receive a certificate in the name of the person/family for whom it is planted. You can then visit your special tree whenever you want.
Trees cost $20 pre-ordering is required.

When: Sunday June 21 at 11am. Trees can be planted on your behalf if you are unable to attend.
Contact Keep Dunedin Beautiful Co-ordinator, (03) 474 3401 keepdunedinbeautiful@dunedin.co.nz

Calling All Hairdressers, Past & Present!

June 27, 2015 - 7:30pm
June 27, 2015 - 7:30pm

BALL 2015
All Proceeds to the Otago Association of Registered Hairdressers



Available from Southern Salon Supplies 0800 10 44 10
& Headquarters Hairdressing 03 477 0472


L'Oreal Professionnel
Southern Salon Supplies

Age Concern Classes starting soon

January 28, 2015 - 12:00pm
July 26, 2015 - 12:00pm

Falls Prevention.
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.

Senior Chef.
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

Staying Safe.
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
Lunch provided

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

Free Counselling - Kowhai Centre

April 1, 2015 (All day)
November 1, 2015 (All day)

The Kowhai Centre is a Social Services that was established in 2001 to provide free counselling support to the Community and provide students of the Bachelor of Social Services with the opportunity to work with people who require supportive counselling in a learning environment.
The Kowhai Centre offers support in -
Relationships, Grief and Loss, Stress, Parenting, self esteem, planning and goal setting, life changes and therapeutic groups.
Hours - Wednesdays 5-8pm
Thursdays 9-2.30pm
Fridays 9-2.30pm
All appointments are free of charge. Donations accepted.
email kowhai.centre@op.ac.nz, call 03 479 6198 or 0800 762 786 for bookings.


February 17, 2015 - 6:00pm
December 1, 2015 - 12:00am

Monthly Get-together for Worship, Inspirational speaker, and Friendship. A lovely evening for all present.

AGLOW is on THE THIRD TUESDAY NIGHT of every month from February through until November each year.

You are welcome to arrive at 6 p.m. to share a meal [for a donation of $5], or arrive at 7 p.m. for the rest of the evening.
Venue: Maori Hill Presbyterian Church Hall, corner of Driver’s Road and Highgate, Dunedin.

Enquiries please phone Miriam on 455 0592.
All so very welcome – bring a friend!

*** Always the Third Tuesday of the month ***

Dunedin Community Accounting

May 1, 2015 (All day)
December 1, 2015 (All day)

A free service to local clubs and community organisations. We run weekly clinics on Monday from 5-7pm and every second Wednesday from 9-11am during the university term.
Any queries about accounting are answered by a team of final year accounting students under the supervision of volunteer chartered accountants.
To book your clinic time please visit: http://dca.org.nz/ or call 471 6177 and ask about Dunedin Community Accounting.