Entries by Shelley Dean

Business Training at the Chamber of Commerce March-April

Chamber Events Click on the event title for more information and to register BA5 – NZME                                 Wed Mar 14 – 5:15pm Come along and meet the NZME team and learn how you can use the local radio network to help effectively promote your business to your target audience. Hear Savannah Peterson discuss what makes a successful place for millennials. […]

Autumn 2018 BOP Permaculture Events

16 March Simple soil test – What is that bug?  Forest garden design 9:30 – 11:15  Bring a litre sample of soil from your home and find out your soil type and texture, and if you have clay or sandy-loam or something else. Kid friendly, koha requested. 11:30-12:15  Bring bugs from your garden, look at them under our cool USB […]

Loneliness – the Hot Topic -and how we can help …..

Community Education – Is one of the benefits of ‘community education classes’ helping overcome loneliness and isolation? One of the discussion points Let’s Learn’s Committee members had with MP Jan Tinetti recently, dwelt on the undervalued benefit of night classes and day courses in helping people meet others in their community, and overcoming loneliness and […]

Adult Education Awards 2017

Congratulations to all those who were nominated for the 2017 Adult Education Awards. The calibre of the more than 40 nominees and their stories of fantastic effort and excellence achieved was an honour to them but did provide the judges with an extremely difficult task. The following awards were presented: Innovative Providers –People or entities […]