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Community Notices: 29 October 2014



Trick and Treat- A Chilling Harmonic Thriller

Halloween, a murder mystery, comedy, burlesque, and even a sprinkling of Shakespeare – stir vigorously and add to spine-tingling a cappella harmonies.

Trick and Treat – a Halloween themed show from the Greater Auckland Chorus – features at the Sky City Theatre on Friday, October 31.

Join us, and join in the shenanigans for a night of chilling, thrilling harmony!

Come dressed for Halloween, the ghastlier the better.

For tickets email greateraucklandchorus@gmail.com or call 021 266 8109.

Date / Time: 8pm 31/10/14

Venue: Skycity Theatre

Level 3,

Cnr Wellesley Street West & Hobson Street,

Town / City: Auckland

Contact Name: Chika

Phone: 021 266 8109.

Email: greateraucklandchorus@gmail.com

Mobile: 021 266 8109.

Website: http://greateraucklandchorus.com/





Fuata Matala presents: "Leaders against Bullying Seminar"

Leaders against bullying seminar for Niuean students or students of Pasifika descent from secondary schools years 9-13 around Auckland.

Date / Time: Friday 31st October 2014 from 12:30pm-3:30pm

Venue: Nga Tapuwae Community Centre


253 Buckland Road, Mangere

Town / City: Auckland

Contact Name: Nogiata Tukimata

Phone: (09) 2555 295

Email: nogiata.tukimata@hotmail.co.nz

Mobile: 0211150772


Pasifika PowerUp in Wellington for Parents

The Wellington PowerUp team are hosting an additional PowerUp workstation for parents who have children attending either ECE, Primary or Secondary school. These workshops are designed to provide information to our pacific parents to support their children's educational success.

Date / Time: 10-12pm, Saturday 1 November 2014

Venue: PIC Newtown Wellington

Corner of Constable and Daniel St


Town / City: Wellington

Contact Name: Patsy Madar

Phone: 02102408174

Email: Patsy@sv8.co.nz

Mobile: 02102408174





Pasifika Choice Fun Family Festival and Touch Tournament

Back by popular demand, we invite you and your aiga to the annual Pasifika Choice Festival Touch Tournament!

Enter your Family team and receive a Free pack with a touch ball and other resources.

There will be:

◾Music and Live Entertainment

◾Face Painting

◾Health Stalls

◾Relays, Dance offs

◾Lots of Spot Prizes to be won

◾And much, much more!

Make sure you register early so you don't miss out. Registrations are now open.

Brought to you by Pacific Health Service - Hutt Valley Te Awakairangi Health Network Hutt City Council Regional Public Health - Wellington atiawa toa fm & Total Touch Wellington

This is a Smokefree and Fizz Free.

Date / Time: 1 November 2014 from 9:00am - 4:00pm

Venue: Hutt Park


Seaview, Petone

Town / City: LLower Hutt, Wellington

Contact Name: Candice. Apelu

Phone: (04) 577 0394

Email: candice.apelu@phshutt.co.nz

Website: www.pacifichealthhutt.co.nz






Taumarunui Arts Festival

Taumarunui will come alive this November 1-4, with art exhibitions and competitions, theatre, live music, craft markets, art and craft workshops, magic, short films, artist open studios and more!

Date / Time: Saturday 1st to Tuesday 4th November

Venue: all around Taumarunui


Imagine Gallery, Little Theatre, Memorial Hall, Tea Cup Gallery, plus more...

Town / City: Taumarunui

Contact Name: Imagine Gallery

Phone: 0210589698

Email: tickets@ruapehuartscouncil.co.nz

Mobile: 0210589698

Website: www.ruapehuartscouncil.co.nz






Taranaki Pasifika Day

Taranaki's First Pasifika Day event ever Cultural performances, food stalls and activities for all.

Family event so Alcohol & Smoke-free

We look forward to seeing you there!

Date / Time: SATURDAY 1 NOVEMBER 2014, 10am

Venue: Tukapa Rugby Club, Sanders Park


Gladstone Road


Town / City: New Plymouth

Contact Name: Josh Robertson

Phone: 06 769 5856





Ellerslie Theatre- Journey's End

We are looking for new members to join the Ellerslie Theatre Production Crew. Help behind the scenes with lighting, sound or props for our performances. Volunteers for the next play Journey's End are needed from the 2nd to 15th of November to work on a roster. Volunteer and become a paying society member and receive a complimentary ticket for our next show.

Date / Time: 2nd to 15th November

Venue: Stables Theatre


Cnr of Arthur St and Ellerslie Main Highway, Ellerslie

Town / City: Auckland Contact Name: Charlotte Taylor

Phone: 09 630 0943

Email: ellersliecrew@gmail.com

Website: www.ellerslietheatre.co.nz








Xmas Verses - Black Grace

Wishing you a very Merry Christmas in true Black Grace style, Xmas Verses is a collection of original dance works laced with humour, full of invention and choreographed by one of our most celebrated artists, Neil Ieremia.

Date / Time: 5 - 9 November

Venue: Herald Theatre

50 Mayoral Drive

Town / City: Auckland City

Contact Name: admin@blackgrace.co.nz

Phone: (09) 630 0835

Email: admin@blackgrace.co.nz

Website: www.blackgrace.co.nz






Holy Cross Catholic School (Henderson) - 2014 Gala

The Holy Cross Catholic School - Henderson is holding their annual gala. Don't miss this; White Elephant, Tasty Food, Kids Rides and Activities, Quickfire Raffles, Clothes, Books, Plants, Bargains and more! Fun for all ages.

Date / Time: Saturday 8th November, 2014, 12pm to 4pm

Venue: Holy Cross Catholic School

8 Lavelle Road


Town / City: Auckland

Contact Name: Holy Cross Catholic School - Henderson Office

Phone: 09 8388802

Website: www.holycross.school.nz





Play Pasifika

A Touch Tournament and Market Day, come along, support your team and enjoy a day out with the family filled with entertainment and fun.

Date / Time: Saturday 8th November 10am - 2pm

Venue: Gate Pa School


900 Cameron Road

Gate Pa

Town / City: Tauranga

Contact Name: Emma Potaka

Phone: 075771270

Email: hpcoordinator.pictt@xtra.co.nz

Mobile: 0275500335





Cook Island Community Family Fundraising Day

Come and celebrate a special day, bring your family and connect with the Cook Island Community on the North Shore There will be cultural entertainment and traditional UMU food on sale for $11 per plate and other Cook Island food sold separately This day promotes connection for Cook Islanders in our local community and funds raised will help support opening our Pre-school and Trust

Date / Time: Saturday 8th November 2014, 11am - 4pm

Venue: St.Anne's Hall

Corner of Glencoe Rd & Beach Rd

Browns Bay

Town / City: North Shore, Auckland

Contact Name: Rita Maro-Brothers

Phone: 094755348

Email: info@pcct.org.nz

Mobile: 021736610

Website: www.pcct.org.nz



Lonely Miaow Book Fair 2014

Mark your calendars! The annual Lonely Miaow Book Fair is on again November 9th, Sunday at Barkley's Manor in Grey Lynn.

With special guest, international best-selling author Victoria L. Dreyer. She is best known for her post-apocalyptic series, The Survivors.

There is a $5 entry fee for entry between 10-11am. EFTPOS available.

This is a great chance to stock on great reads, all the while helping out the stray cats and kittens of Auckland. All proceeds from this event will go towards vet care and treatments, de-sexing, food and litter for our rescue cats.

Date / Time: 09/11/14

Venue: Barkley Manor

398 Great North Road, Grey Lynn

Town / City: Auckland

Contact Name: Lisa Lu

Phone: 095759760

Email: marketing@lonelymiaow.co.nz

Mobile: 0211565157

Website: http://www.lonelymiaow.co.nz





Pacifica Living Arts Festival 2014

A Celebration of Pacific culture! The Pacifica Living Arts Festival is back for another year of vibrant colour and excitement. Kicking off Tuesday 11th November 2014 at 10am, the festival is a unique way for both young and old to immerse themselves in all things Pacific.


The festival features arts and crafts, traditional food and performances by over 30 school multicultural groups as part of the West Auckland Multi-Cultural Schools stage.


Date / Time: 11 – 14 November 10am – 2.30pm daily

Venue: Pacifica Arts Centre


Mt Lebanon Lane


Town / City: Auckland

Contact Name: Jarcinda Stowers-Ama

Phone: 09 838 3205

Email: pacifica.arts@xtra.co.nz

Mobile: 0212593094

Website: www.facebook.com/PacificaArtsCentre






South Auckland Runway Funday

Free community event for the general public.

Date / Time: 22nd November 2014.

Venue: Runway Mountain Bike Park.

Ansett Place Auckland Airport.

Town / City: Mangere, Auckland.

Contact Name: Teau Aiturau

Phone: 092561219

Email: teau275@gmail.com

Mobile: 0223605748





IMMADGINE a Change Concert

Rise Above Bullying

Date / Time: 22nd November

Venue: Mangere town center stage

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Town / City: Mangere

Contact Name: Willie Peace

Phone: 09 255 0144





Sport Pasefika Inaugural One Day touch tournament

Mens and Womans Open grade

Date / Time: Saturday 29 November 2014

Venue: Archibald Park

Archibald Road

Town / City: Kelston, Waitakere City

Contact Name: Tubbs Taisalika

Email: pasefikasport@gmail.com

Mobile: 0212589138

Website: www.sportsground.co.nz






Zonta Says NO to Violence against Women

This is an awareness campaign to reduce the high rate of violence against women in New Zealand.

Date / Time: November 25 - December 10th

Venue: a mailbox near you

All across Auckland and New Zealand and the rest of the world

Town / City: Auckland Contact Name: Margaret Coe

Phone: 0212455492







Free community boot-camp.

Free for all ages, shapes, sizes, fitness levels.

We encourage families to come along, bring your children to work out together.

Date / Time: Every Tuesday/Thursday 6pm & Saturday 7am

Venue: Swanson Park

McIntyre Rd

Mangere Bridge

Town / City: Auckland

Contact Name: Leone Tuialii

Phone: 092757348

Email: fuzz_iese@hotmail.com

Mobile: 0211645727




Suicide Prevention online help and information

Tautoko Suicide Crisis Helpline - 0508 828 865 (0508 TAUTOKO)

Lifeline0800 543 354

The Lowdown- online support for depression:www.thelowdown.co.nz, text 5626www.depression.org.nz, 0800 111 757

Youthline0800 376 633www.youthline.co.nz, text 234

Samaritans0800 726 666

For Psychiatric emergency services, community mental health services or the Emergency department of any local hospital (refer to front of local telephone directory)

Suicide Prevention Information New Zealand www.spinz.org.nz




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