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AUCKLAND CITY HARBOUR NEWS, SEPTEMBER 13, 2013
Welcome to Looking Back -- a spread of historic
photos courtesy of the Auckland War Memorial
Museum. Visit aucklandmuseum.com for more
1946: The Pt Chevalier Beach Regatta. Photo: UNA GARLICK, NEGATIVE NO C31714
1897: Horses and people share Pt Chevalier Beach.
Photo: ALBUM 3, PG 162
1910: Great North Rd in Pt Chevalier.
NEGATIVE NO B9223. 1913: Children play on the Pt Chevalier Beach shoreline.
Photo: NEGATIVE NO C31713
We'd like to see your historic
photos. Email high resolution
copies of any pre-1960s photos
you've got of Auckland
landmarks or events to emma.
Please include a simple
description of what is
happening in the image, your
name, address and a daytime
Keep notices brief, mentioning
the event, venue, date, time
and contact number.
If you have a photo of your club
we'd love to see it.
Fax your details to: 630 5432,
email: firstname.lastname@example.org or write
to: Community Notices,
Private Bag 56910, Dominion
Rd, Mt Eden, Auckland 1446.
Preference will be given to
local, free, community and
Women's suffrage anniversary
120 years on: A celebration will be held on September 19, 12.30pm-1.30pm at
the Khartoum Place Suffrage Memorial, High St. The anniversary marks 120
years since New Zealand women got the vote and 20 years since the memorial
was installed. The mayor and others will speak on the continuing importance of
women in public life. No charge. Contact email@example.com or
Photo: JASON OXENHAM
Meet the candidates, for the
Waitemata and Gulf Ward.
Candidates will answer
questions from local voters on
September 18, 6.30pm-
8.30pm at the Jubilee
Building, 545 Parnell Rd.
Step Family Success, Do you or your
partner have children from a previous
relationship? Discover how to unite with
your partner, help children adjust, resolve
issues and transform your home into a
supportive place. Workshop on September
14, 8.30am-3.30pm at The Parenting
Place. Visit blendedfamilyfocus.com or
phone 524 0025.
Computer classes, Are you interested in
learning more about computers? SeniorNet
Eden Roskill will be holding its monthly
meeting at its Learning Centre at the
Senior Citizens Club Rooms, 487 Dominion
Rd, Balmoral on September 16 from
1.30pm. This month there will be a talk on
tablet computers and apps. Contact Hetty
Health and wellbeing, Intuitive Healing: A
Truly Holistic Approach, is the topic for the
NZ Healing Association seminar on
September 21, 6.30pm-9.30pm at the
Horticultural Hall, 990 Great North Rd.
Contact Julian 021 206 8759 or Sue
Single parents, Refresh is a support
network for single parent families providing
information and friendship. It is open to all
single parents and their children in the
broader community. The next meeting is
September 21, 2pm-4pm at Grey Lynn
Community Centre, 510 Richmond Rd.
Childcare is available in the Garden Room.
Contact Lianne on 527 4916 or
021 134 2285.
Spiritualist discussion group, Christine
Donald will speak on The Road To
Mediumship at the Foundation of
Spiritualist Mediums meeting on
September 21, 2pm-4pm. Followed by
communication from the spirit world.
Refreshments available. Entry $10,
members $5. Ley's Institute, 20 St Marys
Rd, Ponsonby. Contact Ruth 410 9130.
Dalmatian Cultural Society, open day
September 22, 10.30am-6pm. Enjoy
performances of traditional music and
dance, special cooking demonstrations, an
art and craft exhibition and historical
display, as well as delicious food on sale.
Donations gratefully accepted at the door.
Visit dalmatian.org.nz or phone 379 7680.
Auckland Herb Society, seminar will be
held on September 28, 9am-12.30pm.
Angela Chadwick will speak about Maori
herbs. Heather Young will give a talk on
how she transformed her bare plot to an
organic garden. Members $5, visitors $10.
Trading table, herbs and plants for sale.
Morning tea. The Horticultural Hall, 990
Great North Rd, Western Springs. Contact
Lynn 818 4348.
Second hand sale, grab a bargain of pre-
loved baby and children's equipment, toys
and clothes on September 29, 10am-noon
at Mt Eden War Memorial Hall, 489
Dominion Rd, Balmoral. Entry by gold coin
donation. There will be a sausage sizzle
and bouncy castle. Fundraiser for the
Auckland Central Multiple Birth Club. Visit
Chinamans Hill Bazaar, every Saturday in
the Farmville Grocery carpark, Grey Lynn,
9am-4pm. Inspiring arts and fashion.
Phone 021 620 961.
Free law advice, Grey Lynn Neighbourhood
Law Office is a free community law centre
offering legal advice, assistance,
information and education to meet the
unmet legal needs of the community.
Lawyers are available by appointment for
queries on tenancy, criminal, employment,
immigration, consumer, human rights and
family matters. Weekly clinics in Avondale,
Panmure, Glen Innes, Orakei, Glenfield,
Wesley. Evening clinic on Thursdays. 449
Richmond Rd, Grey Lynn. Contact
378 6085 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Diabetes self-management education
courses, held across Auckland. New and
refresher courses available. Registrations
necessary. Phone Priscilla 973 0787 ext
Badminton, the Mt Albert Badminton Club
plays at the Mt Albert Recreation Centre
Tuesdays and Sundays from 7pm. Contact
Diane 846 6572.
The Grey Lynn Toy Library,isopen
Wednesdays and Saturdays, 9.30am-
11.30am, at St Columba Church Hall, 92
Surrey Cres, Grey Lynn. More than 1000
toys for children aged six months to six
years. Email email@example.com.
The Mt Albert Toy Library,isopen
Tuesday and Wednesday mornings from
9.15am-11.15am during term time, at 732
New North Rd, Mt Albert. Phone 627 0187.
The Ponsonby Toy Library, 3 Dedwood
Terrace, is open Saturday, 9am-noon, and
Tuesday and Friday 9.30am-11.45am.
Garden Club, Mt Albert Horticultural
Society. Experienced and beginner
gardeners are most welcome. Meets first
Tuesday night of the month, 7.30pm at the
Horticultural Headquarters, 990 Great
North Rd. Phone Betty 626 6673.
Scouts, fun games, healthy outdoor
activities and learning await at your local
scout group. Contact Rosanna 627 5443.
Healing, experience the gift of healing with
the opportunity for discussion afterwards
at the New Zealand Federation of Spiritual
Healers. Every Tuesday, 10am-noon, at Pt
Chevalier Community Centre, 18 Huia Rd.
Donation appreciated for all healing
sessions. Contact Patricia 835 1052.
Quit smoking, free quit smoking
programme held Mondays at Grey Lynn
Community Centre, 10am-11am. Contact
Kiriwai 578 0967.
La Leche League, the Central Auckland
league meets on the third Wednesday of
the month at Ferndale House, 830 New
North Rd, Mt Albert from 10am. The group
offers mother-to-mother support and
information for women who want to
breastfeed their babies. Contact Donna
Scrabble club, Mt Albert scrabble club
meets on Mondays 7pm-10pm at the Mt
Albert Bridge Clubrooms, 715 New North
Rd. Cost $4. Contact Dianne 309 5865.
Badminton, join a fun group at Mt Albert
YMCA on Tuesdays at 9.45am-11am.
Racquets supplied. For members/green
prescription people it is $3 or $5 for casual
Relaxing tai chi, classes for 55+ every
Wednesday, 10am-11am, at Ferndale
House, Mt Albert. Improve your balance,
breathing and flexibility. Two weeks free
trial. Experienced black belt instructor.
Phone 630 4773.
Auckland Garden Club, meets first Friday
of each month from 11am at Horticulture
Hall, 990 Great North Rd, Western Springs.
The club offers great trips, interesting
speakers, raffles,trading table,floral/
produce comps and light refreshments.
Contact Brian 849 7311.
Singles club, aged 65-plus. Are you active,
single and would like to meet like-minded
people. Contact Betty 626 6673.
Waikeria bus, The PARS Waikeria Visitors
Bus departs downtown Auckland on the
last Sunday of each month. Phone
Prisoners Aid 630 0862.
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