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OUR DATES YOU SHOULD HAVE IN YOUR DIARY

 

PAEROA - BLOOD DRIVE

WHERE: Paeroa War Memorial Hall
WHEN: Thursday 16th August 
TIME: 11.30am - 4pm
CONTACT: 0800 448 325 for more info including criteria

 

THAMES - Thames Air Cadets Recruitment Evening

WHERE: Thames Airfield, Ngati Maru Highway THAMES
WHEN: Wednesday 22nd August
TIME: 6.45pm
CONTACT: Glenice Te Rore glenice.te.rore@cadetforces.org.nz
INFO: 
Thames Air Cadets mission is to develop confident, responsible young 
citizens who are valued within their community, by providing them within
a military framework, safe enjoyable and challenging opportunities for youth
year 8 and upwards. 
Come along, bring your parents and friends, play some games and find 
out what they do and how you can get involved

 

NATIONAL - DAFFODIL DAY NZ
Collectors are easily recognisable and located all over NZ with
all proceeds to the NZ Cancer Society

 

 
 
PAEROA - DISCO (DISNEY THEMED)
 
WHERE: Paeroa College Hall
WHEN: Thursday 20th September
TIMES: 5.30-6.45pm - Years 0-4
             7-8.30pm - Years 5-8
COST: $3
INFO: 
Disco, fun, food for sale, prizes and games
Children must be signed in and out by caregiver/parent
 
 
 
TE AROHA - ICE SKATE TOUR
 
WHERE: St Josephs School, 41 Koromiko St TE AROHA
WHEN & TIMES: 
             
Friday 19th October 3-6pm
             Saturday 20th October 10am - 4pm
COST: $12 for adults, $8 for children under 16
INFO: 
The Ice Skate Tour travels NZ with their artificial ice skating rinks. 
Come along for some fun, helmet and gloves included 
 
 
 
PAEROA - THAMES VALLEY TOUCH TRIALS
 
WHERE: Centennial Park (Old Boys) PAEROA
WHEN: Saturday 27th & Sunday 28th October
TIMES: tbc
INFO: 
Trials are for under 10s, 12s & 14s
Please bring drink bottle, shoes etc
 
 
 
PAEROA - PAEROA BLUELIGHT SKATEBOARD & SCOOTER COMPETITION
 
WHERE: Paeroa Skate Park
WHEN: Sunday 28th October 
TIME: 12-3pm
COST: Free entry
CONTACT: For more info or to register see www.facebook.com/paeroabluelight
INFO: 
In association with Coombe & Associates, Paeroa Bluelight presents their annual
Skateboard and Scooter Competition with great prizes and special guests 
"The Young Guns" from the Skate School
 
 

 

HAURAKI - INTEREST IN WOMENS RUGBY LEAGUE TEAM FOR MAORI LEAGUE TOURNAMENT

CONTACT: Kahurangi Watene 021 055 7278 or kahurangiwatene05@gmail.com or search on facebook for her
INFO: 
Are there any Maori women interested in playing for a Maori Womens Rugby League team to play in the annual
Rugby League tournament held during Labour weekend. If you are please contact Kahurangi Watene

Watene ki Hauraki is a Hauraki based team, we have a mens team who have played in the competition for the last 3 years and this will be the
second year for our wahine toa entering the competition. 

 

REGULAR WEEKLY EVENTS

 

AUCKLAND AREA - MAN UP (TU TANGATA) GROUPS

CONTACT: 0800 1 MAN UP or www.manupnz.org to find out
                    where the groups are operating or for more information
INFO:
These group session operate all over the Auckland area and help
strengthen men to become better Fathers, Husbands and leaders in their
community, overcoming domestic violence, anger, despression and more
TU TANGATA!!
 

 

PAEROA - PAEROA 24 FIT CLUB

WHERE: Paeroa Scout Hall, Wood St PAEROA
TIMES & DATES:
*  
Tuesdays & Fridays
    6am - 6.45am (Advanced)
    7am - 7.45am (Beginners)
*    Sundays
     6pm - 6.45pm (Advanced)
     7-7.45pm (Beginners)
CONTACT: Paora Raharaha 022 414 6716
COST: $10 per session to cover cost of venue
INFO:
"Work out smarter not harder"
Metabolic training to increase metabolism and burn fat
more efficiently
Catering to all ages and all fitness levels
All welcome

 

PAEROA - FREE PARENTS/GRANDPARENTS COURSE

WHERE: Elim Church, 77 Station Road PAEROA
WHEN: Every Tuesday
TIME: 7-8.30pm
CONTACT: Shane 07 862 7671,  027 712 0092 or shane.elim02@gmail.com
                    to register or for more information
INFO:
Video series and discussion group
 

 

THAMES - WHARE AROHA OP SHOP

WHERE: Richmond Street THAMES, off the courtyard behind the Brian Boru.
CONTACT: Find them on facebook: Te Korowai Hauora O Hauraki Whare Aroha 
                    Opportunity Shop
INFO:
Reasonably priced 2nd hand clothing.
All proceeds are put toward funding new health initiatives which enables Te Korowai
to reach out to more of our community in need
 

 

PAEROA - BOYS & GIRLS CAN COOK

WHERE: Carehouse, Willoughby St PAEROA
WHEN:
Monday nights  - Boys
Wednesday nights - Girls
TIME: 5-7pm
COST: Gold coin donation
INFO:
Cooking classes for boys and girls

 

PAEROA - HAURAKI WOODTURNERS CLUB

WHERE: 8 Tower St Paeroa (opposite Paeroa Old Boys)
WHEN: Tuesdays 6-9pm and Wednesdays 1.30 - 5pm (classes alternative each week between Tuesdays & Wednesdays)
COST: New members welcome, annual membership $45
CONTACT: Brian Barton 07 549 4106 or John 027 282 6343

 

PAEROA & NGATEA - YOGA FLOW CLASS

WHERE & WHEN:
PAEROA - Paeroa Co Op Parish, Mackay St PAEROA (Thursday nights)
NGATEA - Church of Paschal Hall, Pipiroa Rd NGATEA (Tuesday nights)
TIME: 6-7.30pm
COST: $10 per class
INFO:
Fun and relaxing for all ages.
Please bring a belt or strap and a blanket

 

 

PAEROA - FRIDAY NIGHT FRENZIES

WHERE: Paeroa Carehouse, Willoughby St PAEROA
WHEN: Friday nights
TIME: 6-8pm
COST: Gold coin donation
CONTACT: Mel Budge 07 862 9129
INFO:
Activities vary from week to week
Cost includes light meal at the end of the night

 

PAEROA - PAEROA COMMUNITY MEALS

WHERE: Elim Church, Station Rd PAEROA
WHEN: 1st & 3rd Friday of the month
TIME: 5.30 - 7pm
COST: koha
INFO:
All welcome, come along and enjoy a cooked meal and friendly
conversation.

 

 

WAIHI - SATURDAY NIGHT SKATING

WHERE:  Waihi Events Centre, WAIHI
WHEN: Saturday nights
TIME: 6 - 8pm
COST: $5 includes skates
INFO:
Come and enjoy a night of skating with prizes and games.
 

 

PAEROA - JUSTICE OF THE PEACE CLINICS

WHERE: Hauraki District Council Building, William St PAEROA
WHEN: Tuesdays
TIME: 12-1pm
CONTACT: HDC 07 862 8609

 

PAEROA - PAEROA SENIORNET CLASSES

WHERE: Paeroa Co Op Parish Hall, off Willoughby St PAEROA
WHEN: Tuesday afternoons
TIME: 1.30 - 3.30pm
INFO:
Classes set up to help the elderly with new technology eg: computers etc

 

PAEROA - CHI BALANCE CLASSES

WHEN:Morning Classes - Tuesday & Thursday 9-10.30am
Evening Classes - Wednesday 5.45pm - 7.15pm
WHERE: Paeroa Old Boys Rugby Gym
COST: $7 casual $50 for 10 classes
CONTACT: Gerry Jacobsen 027 529 8651
INFO:
Classes are a blend of Tai Chi, Pilates, Yoga & Chi Kung

 

NGATEA - YOGA FLOW CLASSES

WHERE: Church of St Paschall 56 Pipiroa Rd NGATEA
WHEN: Tuesday nights
TIME: 6 - 7.30pm
COST: $10 per class
INFO:
Please bring your own belt or strap and a blanket
All welcome

 

TE AROHA - JUSTICE OF THE PEACE SERVICE DESK

WHERE: Citizens Advice Bureau 137 Whittaker St TE AROHA
WHEN: Wednesdays
TIME: 11am
CONTACT: Eric Russell eriwen@farmside.co.nz
INFO:
A Justice of the Peace will be on site to attend to your requirements.
No appointment necessary

 

THAMES - CHILL OUT SATURDAYS AT THE YOUTH CENTRE

WHERE: Youth Centre THAMES
WHEN: Every Saturday
AGES: 12-24 years
INFO:
Youth centre is open on Saturdays to play pool, fooseball or just chill out

 

KAIAUA - KAIAUA MARKETS

WHERE: Kaiaua
WHEN: Last Sunday of the month
COST: $5 per stall
 

HELPFUL SERVICES

HAURAKI HEALTH SERVICES

TE KOROWAI HAUORA O HAURAKI OFFICES
Thames
- 07 868 0033
Paeroa - 07 862 9284
Te Aroha - 07 884 9208
Coromandel - 07 866 8084
Whitianga - 07 869 5244

 

MEDICAL CENTRES & PROVIDERS
Colville Community Health Centre - 07 866 6618
Coromandel Family Health - 07 866 8500
Paeroa Medical Centre - 07 862 8755
Tairua Medical Rooms- 07 864 8737
Health Te Aroha - 07 884 8053
Pauanui Medical Rooms - 07 864 8404
Thames Medical Centre - 07 868 9444
Waihi Health Centre - 07 863 8195
Waihi Family Doctors - 07 863 2112
Whitianga Medical Centre - 07 866 5911

HOSPITALS
Thames - 07 868 0040   Visiting Hours 11am - 1pm and 4pm - 8pm
Whitianga - 07 866 5483
Waihi - 07 863 8089
Te Aroha - 07 884 8415 or 07 884 8519 or 07 884 8521

 

PAEROA - PAEROA COMMUNITY BUS

WHEN: Available Tuesdays and Fridays
COST: gold coin donation
CONTACT: Val Sparks 862 7346
INFO:
TUESDAYS: Thames outings
FRIDAYS: For doc appointments, grocery shopping, bank visits etc (Paeroa residents only)
Wheelchair friendly. Available for community outings

 

THAMES - FAMILY SAFETY SERVICES

CONTACT: 07 868 8320
INFO:
This is a free service that offers a range of helpful programmes for men, women and whanau
There is also a range of frequently held group sessions.
Call for more information
 

 

HAURAKI/WAIKATO - HOME ASSIT FREEPHONE SERVICE

CONTACT: 0508 246 632 (0508 2 HOME A)
COVERS: All Hauraki Areas and Morrinsville, Matamata, Waharoa, Tokoroa, Tirau & Mangakino

 

PAEROA-WAIHI-NGATEA - LIBRARIES HOUSEBOUND SERVICES

CONTACTS:
Paeroa Library 07 862 7194
Waihi or Ngatea Library contact  HDC 07 862 8609
or email libraries@hauraki-dc.govt.nz
INFO:
In house service offers a library on wheels for members of urban Paeroa, Waihi & Ngatea
districts who are unable to get into the local libraries for health or disability reasons
 

 

PAEROA - AA MEETINGS

WHERE: 1 Corbett St PAEROA
WHEN: Every Sunday
TIME: 10.30am
CONTACT: Phone Carey 07 862 6843 or 027 683 8058