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THURSDAY, October 11
Restarting October 18: Plunket Coffee Group,
first and third Thursday each month. 2pm till
3.30pm. Plunket Family Centre, 132 Kelvin St,
Invercargill. Ph Judy Cook 214 2544 or email
Restarting October 18: Plunket Mini Movers to
Music, (birth-12mths) 10am till 11am. Plunket Family
Centre, 132 Kelvin St, Invercargill. Ph Judy Cook
214 2544 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Community Choir -- South Alive Singers. Every
Thursday 7pm at St Andrew s Church, Elles Rd. Gold
coin. All welcome, any level of ability. Ph Jo
Southland Herb Society meets on the last
Thursday of the month, 7.30pm, at Foundation of
the Blind, Queens Dr. Ph Christine Whittaker
Waihopai Indoor Bowls, Park St, at 1pm. New
members are welcome. Ph Margaret Dixon
Mainly Music, Bluff New Life Church, 10.15am. Ph
Darlene Roderique 212 7554.
Forum Toastmasters meet every Thursday
evening at 5.30pm at SIT, Tay St Rm B1-10. Phone
0800 736 753 or 0274 366 822.
Southland Photographic Society. 7.30pm Age
Concern Rooms, Cnr Forth and Nith streets
Invercargill. Meetings 1st and 3rd Thursdays of the
month. Ph Lionel 215 8080 or Liz 215 7722.
Central Silo Soup Kitchen open to anyone at
Central Baptist Community Centre, 11 Deveron St.
6pm till 7pm. Come enjoy good food and fellowship.
Southern Poker League Poker Tournament. Free
to play. Re-buys, add-ons and raffles available for a
cost. New members welcome. 7.30pm every
Thursday at Saints and Sinners function
room.Contact Keith 021 1648 392 or Facebook
Southern Poker League.
Senior Citizens Housie, Senior Citizens Centre,
Bluff, 2pm. Joy Reece 212 8021.
Cards for Seniors 500, John Collie Hall, Windsor
Community Church, 1.30pm. 217 5692.
The Salvation Army Invercargill Kids Play Cafe,
cnr Tay and Conon streets, now on Thursdays,
9.30am till 11.30am, during term. Gold coin
donations appreciated. 214 0223.
Foveaux Harmony Chorus -- women s a capella
with attitude. We are looking for women who love
to sing. Practices 7pm till 9.30pm every Thursday
at the UFS Hall, 76 Tay St, down the alleyway. Just
come along to the practice or for further
information please call Robyn on 217 7678.
Sport Southland s Invercargill BNZ Active Walkers
KiwiSeniors walk group meet every Thursday for a
group walk in locations throughout Southland.
There are also groups in Te Anau, Eastern
Southland and Northern Southland for walkers
50yrs+. Please phone Ann at Sport Southland on
03 211 2150 for more information.
Newfield Friendship Club. Mainly for seniors.
Bowls, board games, cards, occasional outings. First
and Third Thursday of the month. St David s Church
Hall, Regent St. 216 9883 or 217 2234.
St Paul s Presbyterian Church Soup Cafe. Come
into Hardie Hall at the back of the church for a
delicious home-style lunch free of charge. 11.30am
till 1.30pm. All welcome.
FRIDAY, October 12
Wynton Lawson -- favourite vocals. Eat on
Windsor. 6.30pm till 8pm. Free entry. Meals, drinks
The Lorax -- Te Anau Primary School production.
7pm. $3pp and preschoolers free. Tickets available
from the school office, Te Anau Primary School. Ph
Restarting October 19: Plunket South
Invercargill Music and Movement. 10am till 11.30am
St Andrews Church Community Centre. Cnr Elles Rd
and Manse St, Invercargill. Ph Judy Cook or email
Restarting October 19: Plunket Family Centre
Music and Movement. 10am till 11am Plunket Family
Centre, 132 Kelvin St, Invercargill. Ph Judy Cook
214 2544 or email email@example.com.
Table Tennis Southland, Lindisfarne St,
Invercargill, Friday Night Club, 7pm till 9pm during
night. Bats and balls provided. Ph Carolyn 216 8920.
Solid Rock Youth Group, Bluff Co-operating Parish
Hall, 6.45pm till 8pm.
Table Tennis at Richmond Grove Presbyterian
Church, cnr Yarrow and Margaret streets, 7pm. Free
entry and supper provided.
Fun With Music programme for preschoolers,
accompanied by a parent or caregiver. 10am till
noon at Freedom Community Centre, cnr Yarrow St
and Adamson Cres. $2 donation. Gerald: 217 7886.
SATURDAY, October 13
Southern Modellers expo. St Johns Hall, Tay St,
10am till 5pm. $2 adults, $1 children and $5 family.
There will be competitions, display models, raffles
and stalls. Contact Ron: 216 4716.
Southland Competitions Festival -- Highland &
National Dancing. Ph 217 0334.
Fiordland Community Market, 11am till 2pm.
Fiordland Community Events Centre. Stalls $20.
Entry free. Ph Donna 249 4202.
Southland Branch NZ Genealogy Society Resource
Room upstairs at Invercargill City Library. Last
Saturday each month 10am till noon. Come and get
help with tracing your family tree. $3 donation.
Lesley, ph 217 8825.
Buy Sell & Swap Market. Toys, children s clothing,
plants, jams and pickles. Usually first and third
Saturday of the month. Car boot space $5 and
tables $7. Newfield Hall, 707 Tweed St. 9am till
12.30pm. Ph 218 8189 or 216 6904.
Glengarry Community Market & Car Boot Sale,
9.30am till 12.30pm. Held on the last Saturday of
each month. A great market with a fun family
atmosphere. Inquiries firstname.lastname@example.org.
Foveaux Pearls Leisure Marching, Softball
Diamond Robinson Park. 9.30am till 11.30am. Diane
Blair 218 8229.
M.E. Information & Support Group Meetings held
1st Saturday of each month at Eastside Baptist
Church Yarrow St. Ph Sandra Lea 973 0401.
Al-Anon family group, for families and friends of
problem drinkers. For inquiries phone 213 0027.
meeting today 10.30am till 11.30am.
Church Service, St Mary s Star of the Sea, Barrow
Invercargill Toy and Puzzle Library open from
9.30am till noon, corner of Layard and Ward
streets. For more info look up
invercargilltoylibrary.co.nz or just call in for a look.
SUNDAY, October 14
Southland Orienteering Club -- Mountain bike and
foot. Sandy Point Mountain bike track. Start
between 11.30am till 1pm. Courses for bikers and
runners. Ph Sally Duston 213 1403.
outhland Competitions Festival -- Irish Dancing. Ph
Monster Garage Sale, Newfield Hall, 707 Tweed St.
10am till 3pm. Nothing over $2.
Bluff New Life Church Service, 154 Gore St, 10am.
Daniel & Kim Kent 212 8830.
Deep South Rhythm Accordion band will be
playing at the Southland Museum and Art Gallery
on the last Sunday of each month, 2pm till 3pm.
Contact Len Diack 217 8142.
Southern Farmers Market, Southland Boys High
School, Herbert St, Invercargill, 9.30am till 12.30pm.
Church Service, Bluff Greenhills Co-operating
Parish, 10.30am, cnr Palmer and Foyle streets. Rab
McNaughton 212 8403.
MONDAY, October 15
Plunket Messy Play Group 10am till 11am Plunket
Family Centre, 132 Kelvin St, Invercargill. Ph Judy
Cook 214 2544 email@example.com
Parents Centre -- Music & Movement 9.30am till
10.30am: walkers to 3 years; 10.30am till 11.30am 3
years + (during term time). Invercargill Parents
Centre, 25 Exmouth St. Ph 214 7990. Free for Parent
Centre members; non-members $3/session or
Southland Embroiderers Guild meets 1st, 3rd, 4th
and 5th Mondays of the month, 7.30pm till 9.30pm.
Hearing Assn Rooms, 126 Leet St. Ph Betty Snell
Playgroup for the Under 5s, Bluff Kindergarten,
1.30pm till 2.45pm.
Queens Park Croquet Club. Cards afternoon
1.30pm. Everyone welcome.
Richmond Grove Indoor Bowls in the church hall,
cnr of Margaret and Yarrow St at 7pm. Ph May
217 6039 or Doris 217 7068.
Southern Sounz Men s Harmony Chorus. Meeting
every Monday 7.30pm at Richmond Grove Church
Hall cnr Margaret and Yarrow St. Men welcome to
come along and have a go. Ph Finlay 213 0135.
Southland Businesswomen s Bowling Section,
Waihopai Bowling Club, Park St, Invercargill at
6.15pm. Flat shoes required. Jane 217 7123 or
Carmel 217 7772.
Invercargill Citizens Bowling Club, corner of Tay
and Deveron streets (old RSA Hall). Winter sessions
lawn bowls indoors.
Mamas and Midgets Playgroup, at Elles Rd Bible
Chapel 10am till noon (during school term). Phone
Rachel 213 1380.
Al-Anon Family Group for families and friends of
problem drinkers. For inquiries phone 215 9866.
7.30pm, including public holidays.
Sport Southland s low cost Zumba lead by
qualified instructor 10am Mondays or 7pm
Thursdays. $6 per session or $2 CSC holders and
children. Please phone Sport Southland 03 211 2150
for more information.
Girls Brigade -- variety of fun activities designed
to educate, inspire and develop girls aged 5+. Held
at Windsor Community Church halls: 3.30 till 5pm
(5-8 years) and 6.30 till 8pm (9-18 years). Contact
Cindy 221 7017.
Bluff Alpha Omega Weight Loss Group. 6pm.
Church Hall, Palmer St. Fran 212 8626.
Waverley Scottish Country Dance club 7.30pm till
9.30pm. Holy Trinity church hall, King St. Phone
Daphne 217 4905. New members welcome.
Invercargill Floral Art Club meeting at 7.30pm at
First Presbyterian Church meeting room, Tay St.
TUESDAY, October 16
Bluff Promotions AGM and monthly meeting, St
John Ambulance Hall, Lee St, Bluff 7.30pm. Ph Roy
Horwell 212 7245.
The Bellbirds Concert -- Country Gospel. Windsor
Community Church, Invercargill. 1.30pm. Gold coin.
Proceeds to missions.
Buddhism and Meditation. Every Tuesday at
7.30pm. Southland Community Centre, 46 Kelvin St.
$10 per class. Phone 332 2076 or 021 0272 6409
Restarting October 16: Plunket Gladstone Music
and Movement 10am till 11.30am. All Saints Church
Hall, cnr Dee St and Hollywood Tce, Invercargill. Ph
Judy Cook 214 2544 firstname.lastname@example.org
Federation of Graduate Women meets 4th
Tuesday of each month. Special Education Service,
190 Forth St . 7.30pm. All graduate women
Playgroup for the Under 5s, Bluff Kindergarten,
1.30pm till 2.45pm.
Southern Movie Makers, meet 2nd and 4th
Tuesday each month in Girl Guides Rooms, Forth St,
7.45pm. Ph Collin Adamson 218 9756.
Waikiwi Euchre. Every Tuesday at 1.30pm. Waikiwi
Bowling Club, just off Durham St. Afternoon tea and
raffle only $3.50. Ph Edith 215 7248.
Windsor Community Church Indoor Bowling Club
meeting at Church Jubilee Hall, 7pm. Everyone
welcome. Ph Gwen 217 8181 or Jack 217 2972.
Lindis Table Tennis Club, 7pm till 9pm at
Southland Table Tennis Stadium, Lindisfarne St,
Invercargill. New members welcome. First night
free. Bats available. Ph 218 8245.
Southern Models & Modellers Club. Monthly
Meeting third Tuesday in each month. Held in Club
Rooms, Mary St behind Harvey Norman. 7.30pm. All
ages welcome. Ph Ron 216 4716.
Ocean Beach Women s Institute, Masonic Hall, cnr
Foyle and Palmer St. 7.15pm. New members
welcome. Glenda Bigwood 212 8399.
Senior Citizens Games Day, Senior Citizens
Centre, 1pm. Joy Reece 212 8021
Adult Art Class at Errolyn s Studio Waikiwi. Every
Tuesday 1pm till 3.pm. Materials supplied. Inquiries
to Errolyn, phone 215 9747.
Fun with Music preschool programme for children
0-5 years at Freedom Community Centre, cnr
Yarrow St and Adamson Cres. 10am till noon. $2
donation. For more information phone Gerald on
Would you like a friendly game of scrabble? Meet
at the Invercargill Workingmen s Club at 7.30pm. $2
entry fee. All welcome. Transport may be available.
YMCA Ladies walk group, 9.30am. Short, medium
and long walks. Bus leaves Forth St, between Ness
St and Elles Rd. Bring lunch and a stool. $10 annual
subscription and bus fare, which is costed on
distance travelled on any one day. Programme
Women In Touch Crafts group, 9.30am till 11.30am
every Tuesday during the school term, New Life
Church, Palmerston St, Riverton. Free entry. For
women of all ages and stages. Any craft welcome.
Morning tea provided free of charge. Glenda
234 8309 or text 027 209 3234.
Invercargill Lacemakers meet every fourth
Tuesday of the month 7 till 9pm, Southland
Enterprises, 28 Ettrick St. Lacemaking tuition
available so come along and try a new skill. New
members welcome. Phone Elizabeth 217 4391.
Forest and Bird: Brian Rance -- Wetlands of
Southland . Masonic Lodge, 86 Forth St 7.30pm.
Contact M Lockie: 217 8720
WEDNESDAY, October 17
Australian Drew Hutton s Lock the Gate NZ Tour
to raise awareness of fracking, CSG and fossil fuel
exploration in New Zealand. James Cumming Wing,
Ardwick St, Gore. 7.30pm. Gold coin donation. Ph
Jenny Campbell 027 351 0180.
The Southland Home Birth Association meets
10am the last Wednesday each month (excl
December), South Centre, 9 Jenkin St, Invercargill.
Birth pools and library available. All welcome.
Contact email@example.com or Jodi 931 0670.
Movement for Health exercise group. Richmond
Grove Church Hall every Wednesday 9.30 till
10.30am. $4 per session. Ph Sport Southland
St Andrew s Indoor Bowling Club, 7.30pm at the St
Andrew s Community Centre, Elles Rd. Ph Daphne
Parents Centre -- Mini Music & Movement. 11am till
noon: 3 months to crawlers (during term time).
Invercargill Parents Centre, 25 Exmouth St. Ph
214 7990. Free for Parent Centre Members: Non-
Members $3/session or $15/term.
Invercargill Spinners And Weavers Group Inc,
Pirates Old Boys rugby clubrooms off Lithgow St at
Te Ara O Kiwa Sea Scouts, 6.30pm. Boatshed,
Bluff. Lara Stevens 212 7888.
Bluff St Johns Ambulance Training Night, 6.30pm
till 8pm. New volunteers always welcome. Sol
212 7430 or Wyma 212 7200.
Mainly Music every Wednesday (during term time)
9.30am till 10.30am. Upstairs at Invercargill Central
Baptist Church, 11 Deveron St.
The Invercargill Machine Knitting Room, 96
Morton St, 10am till 3pm. 217 3250. Help available
for new knitters.
Busy Bees Playgroup, For 0 to 5-year-olds and
their caregivers. Runs every Wednesday (during
term time) 10.30am till 11.30am. Held upstairs at
Invercargill Central Baptist Church (following on
from Mainly Music in adjoining room). 50c.
Scottish Country Dancing, 7.30am till 9.30pm, St
Stephen s Church Hall, North Rd, Waikiwi. Joan 216
Invercargill Rock n Roll Club, 7.30pm till 9pm at
the club hall, North Rd by the Bainfield Rd traffic
lights. Tuition available. 03 230 4946.
Grand Toastmasters. Learn communication and
leaderships skills in a fun, friendly supportive
environment. 7am, Frontline Training, Dee St. Phone
Al-Anon Family Group, for families and friends of
problem drinkers. For inquiries phone 217 6596.
7.30pm. Including public holidays.
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