Courses

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English Language Partners Free Courses

ESOL Intensive

Beginner & Intermediate Spanish

On Going Classes

Prenatal Yoga with Nic in Bethlehem

For women at least 14 weeks pregnant

Gut Health Workshop to Improve Your Wellbeing

The journey to improved wellbeing starts with good gut health

Learn to Draw the Face

Enter a Beginner – Exit a Winner

Ikebana Tauranga Group

New members welcome

Culinaire WorldWide

Best Recipes from 10 Countries

Home Cheese-Making Workshop

4 Cheese Class : Mozzarella   Ricotta   Halloumi   Feta

Uncensored Clay

Hand build a ceramic piece

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 […]

Tauranga Film Society

For film buffs wanting a break from the mainstream

Sustainable Living Workshops

For a healthy you and a healthy environment

Guided Oil Painting Workshop with NEMESH

Find your own unique style.

Free Financial Money Mates Courses

with the Tauranga Budget Advisory Service

Te Puke Bridge Club

Bridge Lessons Start in March

Ninja Knits

Join our projects on the go…

Paula Knight Painting Classes

Let your creative juices flow

Italian Cooking Classes

Bringing the flavours and atmosphere of Italy to your home

The Writing Incubator

with Hella Bauer @ the Incubator

Learn Italian with Sandra

Course for Beginners

Young at Art Studio Classes

Mandarin for Business and Travel

Experience Chinese Culture & Language

Starting a Social Enterprise

Taking the first steps

SheEO Information Evening

A Platform for Women

Stage Right Theatre Trust

Tauranga Theatre Company

Senior Ballroom Dancing

Desmond Free Programme for Diabetes

Real life skills for managing diabetes

Practical Fruit Tree Pruning

Plum, Peach, Apple & Pear Tree Pruning

Qigong Classes

Come alive, feel refreshed, de-clutter mentally

Meet Ups

Butlers Circus Warehouse

The circus you don’t have to run away to join

West Coast Swing Dancing

First class is free

CareerFit – Free Course

Prepare for an Active Career

Stress Management, Burnout Prevention & Mindulness Workshop

Learn effective strategies…

Boat Safety Workshops

for Safer Boating Week and beyond

Back to Basics Herbal Medicine

Hands on Practical Course

Embroidery & Sewing Classes

@ Robyn’s Cottage

New Kiwi Career Success 3-day Course

Practical Help for Kiwi Migrants

Train to Become an ESOL Tutor

Work with new migrants/refugees in our Community

Adult Sewing Classes

Plus Patchwork, Overlocking and Machine Embroidery

Professional Speaking for Migrants

Learning to speak in public

Blue Penguin Research

A talk by Professor John Cockrem about his work with korora, little blue penguins

Tour de France on a Plate

Hands on Cooking Classes with Chef Stephen

F.A.B. Parents

Free support group

Learn @ Papamoa Library – One-on-One IT Help

One-on-One IT Help

Tauranga Worm Workshop

Composting with Worms is a Win-Win for Everyone

“Greenwood in Spring” Weekend Encampment

Learn techniques & ways to use unseasoned wood

Re-Fashioned Rugs

Grandma’s rag mats have nothing on these…

Free Mandarin Classes

at Greerton Library

Learn @ Greerton Library

Easy Dance Tuition

Beginners welcome

Bolivia & 500 Cards

Newcomers welcome.

Square Dancing Fun

Orange City Squares Rounds

Keynotes Inc

Sing for fun and health

Pregnancy, Birth & Beyond Classes

… for expectant mothers and their partners

BOP Linux Users

Share and learn about the system

Yoga with Nic

Quiet your mind – Lengthen and strengthen your body

Learn to Draw the Torso Class

7 Session Course with Inklings

Learn to Draw the Human Face

6 Session Course with Inklings

English for Employees

FREE for NZ permanent residents

Model Aircraft Club

Arthritis Self-Management Workshop

Emotional Well-being, Communication & Goals

Tauranga Magic Club

Adult Acting Classes

Get to do things you’d never do in life !

International Dance Day

Give Dance a Go !

Tauranga Bird Club

Budding Writers Workshop

Bringing Out the Book in You

Photography Workshop UpDate

New Sessions with Kim Westerkov

ESOL English

Te Reo Maori

Classes in Katikati

Ceramic Painting Workshop

Create something unique

One Day Mosaic Workshop

Discover how creative you can be !

Reiki Courses

Suitable for all ages.

Italian Lessons

Make that holiday more enjoyable…

Harakeke Weaving

Learn the procerss of flax weaving.

Free English Classes

All Levels – No Visa Restrictions

NZ Sign Language

Glass Art Workshops

Glass Cutting, Glass Fusing & Stained Glass

Falls Prevention Class

Steady as you go (SAYGO) programme

First Aid Training

Know It Before You Need It

Israeli Dancing

Learn Tarot

Come Dancing in Te Puke

Monday Nights in Te Puke

Sewing Up Sustainability

Computer Courses

with Tauranga SeniorNet

Managing Money Seminars

Show Me the Money & Tackling Debt

Free English Courses

Improve your English for Everyday Use

Free Parenting Programmes

Offered by the Kidz Need Dadz charity

Cult Cinema Club

Fortnightly screenings

Library Law Series

Free sessions on a range of legal topics

The Incubator Wins a Frizzell Fridge

The Incubator is a Winner !

Juggling Nights

Could Throwing and Catching be Your Thing ?

Genealogy Support Class

Get Started

Welcome Bay Painters Group

Civic Choir Tauranga

Enjoy preparing and performing a range of choral works

Tauranga Social Dance Club

Dancing Supper & Raffles

More Learn the Traditional Art of Raranga

Article by Annemarie Quill, Bay of Plenty Times

Stone Sculpture for Beginners

Create and design a 3D sculpture

Pottery for Hipsters

Moulding to Glazing

Exploring the Creative Flow

Depression & Anxiety Workshop

Coping Skills and Strategies

Workshop with Abstract Artist Richard Adams

Two day Painting Workshop in Tauranga

Mums’ Coffee Group

Different Speakers / Topics Each Month

Free Meditation Class

Sleep better and worry less

Challenge of Chess

… for the whole family …

Plenty Permaculture

Intro Photography

Would you like to Dance ?

Ballroom & Latin American

Carolie’s Culinaire

Cheese Making and Cookery Classes

Frunch – French @ Lunchtime

Not a spelling mistake – learn French @ lunchtime…

Mount Yoga Studio

Katikati Coffin Club

Makers of fine, affordable, underground furniture

Kite Making

UFO & Paranormal Society

Taoist Tai Chi Society – Bay of Plenty

We teach Taoist Tai Chi™ arts: a moving meditation – build your strength, flexibility and stillness.

Inspiration Station

Unleash your creativity

Kim Westerskov Photography

Workshops that open a whole new world…

BreadMaking

Begin your bread making adventure today !

Tauranga Gem & Mineral Club

Everything to do with the lapidary hobby

Stellaris

Get the skills – Gain the knowledge – Take control

Mindful Living

Mind body calm and clarity

Gernius – Business Performance

Extraordinary Results – Genius !

Pure Meditation – Free Classes

Peace, truth and wellbeing is right inside you

Cards 500

At the Mount

NZ School of Radio

Your career in radio starts here !

St Johns First Aid Courses

You never know when you’ll need it…

Tauranga City Silver Band

Brass & Percussion Players Welcome

Kidz Need Dadz

Strengthening Father/Child Relationships through Support, Education & Fun !

LOL Laughter Wellness

Laughter is the best medicine for the soul !

Radio Controlled Model Yachts

Radio controlled sailing for fun

Tauranga Radio Sailing Club

Come down and have a go …

Yin Yoga Workshops

Tune in and turn on the body talk

Bay Garden Club

Tauranga Indoor Radio Control Car Club

Meet the challenge of racing radio controlled cars

Jingle bills, jingle bells

A Budget Services Success Story !

Never too old to learn new things

Article by Ryan Wood published in the Weekend Sun 16th December 2016

Argentine Tango

Guys Needed ! Free lessons to get you started !

Friends of the Tauranga Libraries

Monthly meetings at the 4 libraries

Baywide Community Law Service

Free legal help

Tauranga Model Railway Club

Games of Crib

Like to learn how to play crib ?

Rock n Roll Classes

For beginners of all ages

Tauranga Rock n Roll Club

Relaxed, social evening of dancing

Barbershop Chorus

Singing in 4 part harmony

Yoga Sessions for Seniors

Programme for all levels of fitness

Short Film Workshop

Not a local workshop but …..

Managing Fighting & Aggression

Positive Parenting Discussion Group

Japanese

Exult

Helping Non-Profits Grow

Te Waananga o Aotearoa

a voyage that inspires education and lifelong learning experiences

Greerton Garden Club

Gardening Chat, Talks and Visits

Tauranga Bridge Club

Lessons for Beginners

Litt Park Theatre

Theatre club nights and shows