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Inklings Art: Creative Design Course

Beginner Oil Painting Classes

Learn to Draw Animals 2020

New Classes with Inklings Art !

English Language Partners Free Courses

ESOL Intensive

Learn to Draw the Face 2020

Enter a Beginner – Exit a Winner

Paula Knight Painting Classes

Let your creative juices flow

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

One-on-One IT Help

Learn to Draw People 2020

7 Session Course with Inklings

Budding Writers Workshop

Bringing Out the Book in You

Free English Courses

Improve your English for Everyday Use

Library Law Series

Free sessions on a range of legal topics

Taoist Tai Chi Society – Bay of Plenty

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

Radio Controlled Model Yachts

Radio controlled sailing for fun

Friends of the Tauranga Libraries

Monthly meetings at the 4 libraries

New Zealand Society of Genealogists

Papamoa Branch

Events

Genealogy Support Papamoa Library

Want some help with Family History Research?
Get started !

Call in at one of the Library Drop In Genealogy Help sessions hosted by local genealogy experts.

No booking necessary.

Bring along your laptop if you have one and any details you have already collected.

Genealogy Research Assistance

Papamoa Library

Where: Pāpāmoa Library
When: 4th Friday of the month, except January, 10am – 12 noon

On call help 
Give one of our genealogists a call to negotiate a time that suits.

Colouring Club – Papamoa

Adult Colouring Clubs

Come along and enjoy a relaxing, social colouring session at a library near you. Bring your own colouring book and equipment; or give it a go using our basic materials supplied.

All sessions are free of charge. For more information, please call 07 577 7177.

Pāpāmoa Library

On the 3rd Thursday of the month
from 10.30-11.30am

 

Also at Tauranga Library

On the 2nd and 4th Wednesday of the month
from 10.30-11.30am

 

Papamoa Garden Circle

The group meets on the 2nd Wednesday of the month. Visitors welcome.

When:  Wednesday 1pm
Where: Papamoa Sport & Recreation Centre, Gordon Spratt Reserve

Contact Marilyn for more details:

Phone 542 0762

New Zealand Society of Genealogists – Papamoa

Learn about researching family history/genealogy and family trees/pedigree charts and accessing records for family history research.

Meeting: 9:30am, on the 2nd Monday of each month, February – December

Venue: Tohoroa Room, Pāpāmoa Library and Community Centre, 15 Gravatt Road, Pāpāmoa
Contact:
 Kate McEwan
Phone: 07 929 7884
Email:  Papamoa@genealogy.org.nz

Knit and Knatter at your Library!

Join us for some friendly knitting and a good natter. Bring along your latest project, share your ideas and skills or simply enjoy time spent with fellow creators.
Crocheters, cross stitchers, embroiderers and beginner knitters are welcome.

Greerton Library  :  Tuesdays at 1pm

If you want to learn but don’t know how – Come along and learn with the Greerton Main Street Community Knitters. If you are an advanced knitter, you are also welcome to come and share your skills!
Greerton Library : On the 2nd Tuesday of the month, from 2pm

For more information about these sessions

Contact Lesley
Emaillesleywarner66@gmail.com
Phone: 0210309280.

Other sessions are held:

Pāpāmoa Library
Wednesdays at 1pm
Mount Maunganui Library
Wednesdays at 2pm

Radio Controlled Model Yachts

The club is called the Royal Palm Beach Yacht Club and you can go sailing – from dry land !

Sailing Electron and similar 3 foot long yachts is great fun. Go along and watch their manoeuvres.  You might want to join them ! 

Visitors welcome.

Venue: The pond behind 24 Montego Drive, Papamoa.

Contact: Graham   572 5419 or Mike 575 0062

Days & Times
Sundays 1.30pm – 4pm
Thursdays
5.30pm -7pm during summer
1.30pm to 4pm during winter

Taoist Tai Chi Beginner & Advanced Classes

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

From Monday to Saturday there are different classes at different times and for different levels in Tauranga, Te Puke, Papamoa, Mount Maunganui and Katikati.

Please see our website for more information:
https://www.taoisttaichi.org/find-a-class/

or phone 02 150 0320 (Margie)

Remember – You can come along to any beginners class at any time and try Taoist Tai Chi for free.

 

Radio Controlled Model Yachts

The club is called the Royal Palm Beach Yacht Club and you can go sailing – from dry land !

Sailing Electron and similar 3 foot long yachts is great fun. Go along and watch their manoeuvres.  You might want to join them !

Venue: The pond behind 24 Montego Drive, Papamoa.

Contact: Graham   572 5419 or Mike 575 0062

Days & Times
Sundays 1.30pm – 4pm
Thursdays
5.30pm -7pm during summer
1.30pm to 4pm during winter

500 Cards Papamoa & Mount

Card games – a great way to exercise your brain, socialise and have fun !

Papamoa Group

When: Thursdays at 1pm – 4pm
Where: Gordon Pratt Reserve, Parton Rd
Cost:  $4 includes afternoon tea & prizes

Contact Wendy 021 254 4621 or Bob 027 478 6282

Mount Maunganui Group

When: Thursday afternoons
Where: Citizens Hall, 345 Maunganui Rd, the Mount
Cost:   Afternoon tea & prizes.

Contact Margaret 027 656 848

First Aid Homeopathy for Mother and Baby

Homeopath, Noeline Levinson, is running this 6 week course at the Papamoa Community Centre. Bring baby along to the classes and meet other mums who are on the same journey.
The course deals with teething, rashes, colds, flu, fevers, colic, digestive upsets, bumps, scrapes and much more.
The course also includes a 12 remedy kit and a book by Miranda Castro. 

When: Thursdays for 6 weeks, starting 15th of July, 10am -12 noon
Where:  Community Centre, 15 Gravatt Rd, Papamoa
Cost: $190 all inclusive.

For details and to register contact:

Tutor: Noeline
Phone: 021 052 8980
Email: noeline@family-focus.co.nz
Website:  http://www.family-focus.co.nz/

Noeline has been using homeopathic remedies for the past 26 years and brought up both her children on them. She specializes in the treatment of babies and children.
She wants to teach mothers how to use homeopathy for their children and offers courses in homeopathy first aid for mother and baby.

Knit & Knatter at Your Library

Join us for some friendly knitting and a good natter. Bring along your latest project, share your ideas and skills or simply enjoy time spent with fellow creators.
Crocheters, cross stitchers, embroiderers and beginner knitters are welcome.


Pāpāmoa Library
Wednesdays at 1pm
Mount Maunganui Library
Wednesdays at 2pm

For more information about these sessions

Contact Lesley
Emaillesleywarner66@gmail.com
Phone: 0210309280.

 

Other sessions are held:

Greerton Library  :  Tuesdays at 1pm

Also
If you want to learn but don’t know how
– Come along and learn with the Greerton Main Street Community Knitters. If you are an advanced knitter, you are also welcome to come and share your skills!
Greerton Library : On the 2nd Tuesday of the month, from 2pm