Justice of the Peace Service: We have a Justice of the Peace available Mondays to Saturdays either morning or afternoon. Please phone to check our timetable or refer to the attached JP roster.
Table Tennis Starting Tuesday 15 October: We are starting a weekly table tennis session on Tuesday 15 October from 1pm to 3pm in our main hall. Bats and balls provided. A gold coin donation would be appreciated. Contact us if you are interested in being involved or just drop into the hall on Tuesday at 1pm.
Art Classes: Drawing for beginners and the more experienced. Come along and join in with a great group of budding artists. Our next 8 week course started on Wednesday 23 October from 12.45pm to 2.45pm. The cost of the course is $80 with materials at an extra minimal cost.
North Wellington Christmas Festival: The North Wellington Christmas Festival of Events will be held on Saturday 30 November and Sunday 1 December.
· The Johnsonville Lions Christmas Parade will be from 11am to approximately 12 noon. Contact Rosemary Cook on 972 2036 email email@example.com
· The Johnsonville Rotary Club’s Fair, based around the Community Centre, will be from 8am to 3pm on Saturday 30 November. Contact Richard on 04 478 6478.
Hatha Yoga: Yoga class combining poses, meditation, stretching and balancing. Classes are taken by Sandra Forbes on Thursdays from 7.00pm to 8.15pm. Sandra.firstname.lastname@example.org.
SeniorNet in Johnsonville: North Wellington SeniorNet Classes are now underway. Attached below is the July/August 2013 Course Schedule and Notes and a membership application form.
500 Cards: We have a very keen group of people who play 500 on a Friday afternoon from 1pm to 4pm. If you are interested in joining please contact us.
Early Impressions Childcare Crèche & Playgroups: Our crèche has trained teachers and high adult to child ratios on all sessions providing a warm, caring and stimulating environment for your child. Monday to Friday 8.30am to 1.30pm. Morning tea provided. Now providing 20 free hours for the over three age group. Playgroups are for adults and children to meet with others in the community and enjoy a range of educational activities. Mondays 3pm to 4pm. Phone 478 7553 to book a place or for more information.
Johnsonville Community Centre Toy Library: Kids bored with their old toys? Come and borrow ours. Get access to hundreds of toys and puzzles for 0-7 year olds for a small fee. Annual and term memberships available. Open 9.30am to 11.30am Wednesdays and Saturdays during school terms. www.johnsonvilletoylibrary.wellington.net.nz
Drama Therapy: Bas van der Hoeven conducts a drama therapy program at the Community Centre for clients with brain injuries, Asperger’s, the intellectually disabled to those with bipolar, conduct disorder and other psychological conditions. For more information contact Bas on 04 2330440 or email email@example.com or visit the website www.dramatherapy.co.nz.
Travel Club: A Travel Club has been set up in the Northern Suburbs. Next meeting will be held on Wednesday 16 October at 7.30pm. All welcome, members free and non members $4.00 including tea and biscuits. Club activities include talks on travel, movie outings and casual Sunday afternoon walks. Contact Margaret Rushbrook on 04 236 5749 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. www.nstravelclub.net.
Guitar Lessons: Kieran Gallagher has guitar and ukulele lessons at the Johnsonville Community Centre on Monday,Wednesday, Thursday and Friday afternoon/evenings. Contact Kieran on 04 902 9959, 029 902 9959 or email email@example.com.
Kiwi Community Assistance: Kiwis working together to reduce poverty in our communities. Johnsonville Community Centre is now a drop off point for donations of items (food, clothing etc). If you have donations for Kiwi Community Assistance please drop off here on Thursdays before 3pm.
Mums and Babes Listening Group: PND offers a casual drop-in coffee group for Mums who want time and space to relax and to talk about the challenges of life with baby. Just come along or for more information phone 472 3135 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Xiang Cong: A form of Qigong which is easy to learn and can be practiced standing or sitting. Free classes every Monday from 11.30 am to 12.30pm
ME/CFS Support Group: Myalgic Encephalopathy/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome is a serious and complex illness characterised by incapacitating fatigue (experienced as profound exhaustion and extremely poor stamina), neurological problems and a variety of other symptons. The Wellington ME/CFS Support Group will be meeting at the Community Centre in alternate months starting Tuesday 7 February at 12.30pm. They provide a friendly environment where people with ME can find support and meet others with the same condition. They can also have a coordinator available for home visits and other assistance. They can be contacted on 04 9775654 or email@example.com.
Knitting Group: Kniting for the Wellington Hospital Neo Natal Unit and other general patients. The group meets monthly on the last Wednesday each month from1.45pm to 4.30pm.
Northern Suburbs Liaison Meeting: 12.00pm on the last Wednesday each month
Little Tutus - Ballet Lessons: Fun classes for children from aged 2½ years to teens that capture the imagination in a disciplined environment. Call Stephanie - R.A.D. Registered Teacher 021 189 4956 or 04 477 3556 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. www.littletutus.co.nz.