Interest groups meet weekly, monthly or randomly, and are coordinated by a member with an interest in the activity. Your ideas and help are appreciated to keep these groups vibrant.
Is there interest in forming a Bridge group?
MAH JONG (Anne)
Thursday 16 March
Meet at Green Gables, 241 Bridge St, at 1pm.
Please send Anne a txt or email if you plan to attend.
HAPPY SNAPPERS (Robin)
Tuesday 21 March at 2.30pm
The project for this meeting is six images on the subject of 'Risk'. Two images can be from your Archive and four images taken during the month.
Please note that Alan is the contact for Happy Snappers for the next year.
Weekly on a Tuesday morning
Rides are emailed on a Friday for the following Tuesday.
MONDAY WALKERS (Carol)
Meet at 9.30am, walks are one hour (or as you choose).
6 Mar: Coastal Walkway, Richmond – FLAT PARK: Fittal St (end of Beach Road)
COFFEE: Vanilla Bean Café
13 Mar: Mount Street circuit – HILL PARK: Wigzell Park (Alfred St)
COFFEE: Melrose House
20 Mar: Monaco Loop Walk from Trent Drive – FLAT PARK: near the Airport
COFFEE: Columbus Café, at Mitre 10
27 Mar: Stoke/Summerset walk – FLAT
PARK: Corner of Masefield and Sargeson Streets
COFFEE: Greenmeadows Café
If you are interested in forming a group please contact Laurie.
SOCIAL GOLF (Derek)
Maitai Golf Course 10 am !st Monday of the Month
GOURMET GROUP (Janet)
LOOKING OUT (Tony)
No meeting in March, as most people are away. Plans for April, May, June:
A look into a member’s experience of solar panels associated with a battery driven car.
An invitation to the new National Candidate, Blair Cameron, to share with us his views of the necessary action on Climate Change.
To be joined by a member of the insurance industry on the implications of
Climate Change to his company’s strategy.
BOOK CLUB (Gill)
Second Tuesday of the month at 3 pm
MOVIE (and PIZZA) (Sue)
Usually the fourth Wednesday of the month
Sue will email out the appropriately timed movies beforehand. Please let her know if you are coming – she will make a booking with Bella Pizzeria.
LUNCH BUNCH (Sally)
SOCIAL CLIMBERS (Wayne)
Thursday 23 March
The Brook Waimarama Sanctuary, commencing at 9.30am.
An opportunity for all members to explore the fantastic changes in the Sanctuary since last we visited. There are plenty of options for all capabilities:
Easy loop track (wheelchair accessible) approx. 30-40 minutes, Grade 1
A lovely walk up the Koru Track to Ferny Flats and back approx. 2–3 hours,
on a well-formed track, Grade 2
For the fitter social climbers there is the extra Carters loop which adds an
hour onto option two.