Hawke's Bay Community Choir Thursday night, 7pm sharp til 8.30pm, school term time, Clive Community Hall, Main Rd, Clive, $5 per sessio, no audition, sing for joy, contact Cathy Kingston, 06 844 8099 or email cmkingston@actrix. or just turn up. All welcome. Hawke's Bay Comedy Open Mic Night first Thursday of every month, 8pm, Paisley Stage, 17 Carlyle St, info on Facebook: me/ hawkesbaycomedy. Providing budding comedians with a safe place to strut their stuff. Come and give standup comedy a go or enjoy being entertained. Cancer Society NZ Hawke's Bay Carer's Group Are you caring for a loved one with cancer? Join us for support and friendship. Please phone 8767638 to register your interest with Darrin or Angie (Supportive Care Co-ordinators) Pania Toastmasters Club provides improved self-confidence and leadership skills through their weekly meetings at The Blind Foundation Rooms, Thackeray Street 12.05-1pm every Thursday. Visitors are always welcome with no obligation. Come and see/hear how Toastmasters can change your life! Contact Marc 021-513394 or Benita 027-5718880 or just come along. Chair Yoga: 9.15am, Onekawa. Accessible yoga class for seniors, challenging workout for anyone. Cost $8. Phone Olivia, 022 619 4874. Taradale R.S.A. Social Club Housie every Thursday@ 1pm .Info phone Anne 8453012. Napier Table Tennis Club 7pm-10pm, St Pats School Hall, Riverbend Road. For more information contact Norm Powis 8433489 and Kevin Bird 8436223. BASE (an after school fun programme for intermediate aged students): every Thursday (term time), Pirimai Baptist Church hall, 4pm - 6pm. For more information email:, phone 06 843 5167. St David's Indoor Bowling Club: 7pm, 104D Latham St, Napier, enjoy a social evening out, coaching available, supper, raffles. For more information phone Lyn 985 0247 or Edith 843 5255. Napier Girls' High School Old Girls Association: Meets third Thursday of each month. All exNapier Girls' High School students welcome. Info: 844-5900. Al-Anon Family Group Napier : Every Thursday, 7pm. To help families of alcoholics. Trinity Methodist Church, Clive Square East. Info: 845-4720. Taradale Rotary Club: 5.30-7.30pm in the Rotary Lounge, Taradale Town Hall, for meeting and meal. Info: www. Scrabble: Every Thursday, 1.30-3.30pm. Info: 844-8872. Hawke's Bay Parents Centre Childbirth Education courses: Havelock North and Napier. Learn about the practical elements of pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding and caring for your newborn. Info: 835-3743 or Visit Zonta Club of Hawke's Bay: Women's group focusing on advancing the status of women and girls through service and advocacy. Meets fourth Thursday of month, 6pm. Info: or 021 255 5181. Napier Garden Club: Meets first Thursday of every month, 7.30pm, in the Tamatea Community Church at the Tamatea end of York Ave. Casuals are $3 per night. Info: Gaynor Comley, 843-4108. Napier Air Training Corps: Every Thursday, Army Hall, Coote Rd. Taking new entrants aged 13-16 during the first school term. Info: 834-1389 and leave amessage or Hawke's Bay Community Law Centre Free Legal Clinic: Every Friday 9am to 3pm. Napier Family Centre, 112 Morris Spence Avenue, Onekawa. Appointments Ph 06 8437280. Hawke's Bay Community Choir: Sing for joy in a non-auditioned choir with professional song leader. World music, popular songs, rounds. No music reading. Every Thursday during term time. 7-8.30pm, Clive Community Hall. $5 per week. Info: Cathy Kingston phone 844 8099. Email sing4joy. or just come to sing. International Dancing. 10amnoon, Community Hall, Clive. Info: Glenys, 021 1883 118. Kidz Need Dadz: Weekly support meeting, 7.30-9pm, Bay Baptist Church hall, 79 Gloucester St. All welcome, gold coin donation at door. Info: Shayne Jeffares, or 022 812 6144. Bay Railway Modellers Inc: Meets each Thursday, 7.30-9.30pm at Faraday St clubrooms. For those interested inmodel railways, either new to hobby or experienced. Info: Phil, 844-0252 or Essential OilsWorkshop: Every Thursday, 7pm, Onehunga Rd, Bay View. Free. Info: Lisa, 022 617 4705. fourth Friday of every month except December, 7.30pm, Taradale Citizen's Hall, Symons Lane, Taradale. All welcome, phone 8709 339. Homebirth Hawke's Bay: Monthly meetings. Info: Jessica, 021 188 3204. Lesbian Gathering: Support development of a lesbian community in Hawke's Bay. Info: Cribbage: 1pm, Omaranui Bowling Club pavilion. Info: 844-3102. Earth Gardens Charitable Trust (Disability Vocational Training Service): Garage sale every Friday, 9am-2pm, 57 Sandy Rd, Meeanee, next to the Speedway. Donations of furniture/clothes/crockery, etc. gratefully received. Drop in or, for pickup, phone 834-4010. New Parents' Group: 9.30-11.30am. Plunket Community Hub, 62 Flanders Ave. Info: 870-5009. Vocal Toning Circle - Healing Frequencies: Free weekly gathering to co-create healing sounds and tones, 7-8pm, Taradale. Info: Lily, 650-4048. Napier Craft Group: Meets Fridays, 10.30am-12.30pm. Trinity Methodist Church, Clive Square. Basic craft project supplied each week or bring your own. Gold coin koha to cover costs. Info: Lynne 027 361 9562. Napier, August 22: diverse cultural music, inspired by rhythms, sounds and languages from across the world. Milonga dance session at 6pm before La Bomba's Latin fusion set at 8pm A late Latin Party with a live DJ will follow Limited tickets on the door@$10, or get yours now at: nz Overeaters Anonymous: Is eating food or gainingweight a problem? An OA group meets each Saturday, 11am, in the lounge on the right side of Trinity Methodist Church, Clive Square East. Donation only. Info: 027 812 1062 Royal New Zealand Naval Association Hawke's Bay: 4pm, last Saturday of month, Napier RSA. Info: Tony Fraser, 878-0064. Chinese Badminton Club: Every Saturday, 8-10pm. Meeanee Indoor Sports Centre, cnr Meeanee Rd and Gavin Black St. Adults: $6; members: $5. Everyone welcome. Info: Kee, 843-0990 or 022 093 5115. Justice of the Peace: Available at Taradale Library, 10am-noon. Nelson Park Tennis Club: New members welcome. Free junior and senior coaching, Saturday senior club days and much more. Located on Morris St. Info: Hawke's Bay Model Boat Club: noon-4pm. Power boats (weather permitting). Anderson Park Lake. Hawke's Bay Community Orchestra: Every Saturday during the school term, 9:30am, St Peter's Church, 1202 Ada St, Hastings. Info: hbcommunityorchestra@gmail. com, Charlotte (027 677 8118) or Mae (021 210 6521). Boccia in the Bay: Saturdays, 1.30pm-3pm,Taradale Primary School Hall, 10 Church Road, Taradale - 1.30-3pm. No experience necessary. Please contact Evelyn 027 307 2665.