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Community Notices: May 2015 
 
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POLLYWOOD 2015 SUBMISSION CALL

Pasifika Film Makers & Multi-media Artists

Entries are now being accepted for POLLYWOOD 2015

Deadline for entries close 5PM SUNDAY 24 AUGUST 2015

All queries to Craig Fasi /pollywood@orcon.net.nz/ (NZ) 021 02555 211

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Samoan Language week Secondary Schools Debate
De La Salle College, Mangere College, McAuley High School and Aorere College will debate in Samoan `O mala fa`alenatura o fa`ailo o le to`asa o le Atua ia Samoa' (Natural disasters are a warning of God's wrath on Samoa) and `Ua tatou pologa i le fa`asamoa, e le ona o le aganu`u, ae ona o tagata.' (We suffer in Fa`asamoa, not because of culture but because of people).type description here
Date / Time: Thursday 21st May 2015
Venue: Otahuhu Town Hall Community Centre.
10-16 High Street
Otahuhu
Town / City: Auckland 1062
Contact Name: Irene Tufuga
Phone: 093741320
Email:irene.tufuga@aucklandcouncil.govt.nz
Mobile: 021474939

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AUT Samoan Language Debate 2015
You are invited to join in Samoan Language Week celebrations by attending the AUT Samoan Language Debate.
Date / Time: Tuesday 26 May 2015, 6-8pm
Venue: AUT South Campus Conference Centre, MD210-212
640 Great South Road, Manukau City
Town / City: Auckland
Contact Name: Professor Peggy Fairbairn-Dunlop
Phone: c/- 099219999 extn. 6604
Email:mandy.marsters@aut.ac.nz

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Polyosophy
Polynesian Philosophy. Special guest speakers discuss the meaning of select Samoan proverbs and what it means to Fa'a Samoa and the Samoan way of life.
Date / Time: 27 May 2015
Venue: National Library Building, Lower Ground Level
Cnr Aitken and Molesworth St
Town / City: Wellington City
Contact Name: Mathew Purcell
Phone: 04 819 8919
Email:mathew.purcell@dia.govt.nz
Website:http://natlib.govt.nz/events/2015/5/27

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Walk of Faith - PIPC NEWTOWN
? Family Health Day
? Come along and bring the whole family. There will be something for everyone!
? Health Specialists
? Pacific clinicians
? Pacific Breastfeeding Educators
? Pacific Heart Beat team
? General Paediatricians
? Pacific Health Community
? Local GPs
? Performances from local acts and health food available at a small costs
Date / Time: Saturday 30th May 2015 / 9:00am - 3:00pm
Venue: Nokise House, Cnr constable & Daniell Street
Town / City: Wellington
Contact Name: Desmond Uili
Phone: 0275153721
Email:wof.expo2015@gmail.com

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2015 Vodafone Pacific Music Awards
Celebrating Pacific music, the 2015 Vodafone Pacific Music Awards will be held on Saturday 13 June, at the Vodafone Events Centre. As part of the build up, the voting for the Vodafone People's Choice Award is open. Have your say and vote for your favourite Pacific artist through the awards website. Also go in the draw for a Vodafone VIP prize package.
Date / Time: 13 June 2015, 8pm
Venue: Vodafone Events Centre
780 Great South Road, Wiri
Town / City:  Manukau 2104
Contact Name:  Petrina Togi-Sa'ena
Phone:  0272 451898
Email:  info@pacificmusicawards.org.nz
Mobile:  0272 451898
Website:http://pacificmusicawards.org.nz/poll/


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Art in Action Ellerslie
A day of workshops, demonstrations and performance across a spectrum of art: visual arts, ceramics, dance, music, performance, textiles and other crafts. We have some free activities, including chalk drawing, doll craft and tai chi. The day is also to celebrate the many ethnic groups that call Auckland home, so we have many different cultural activities in our programme, including kapahaka performances, Raku firing, Harakeke, origami, and more.
Date / Time: 13.06.2015 10am - 5pm
Venue: Michael Park School
55 Amy Street, Ellerslie
Town / City: Auckland
Contact Name: Clare Williamson
Phone: 09 579 3083 ext 729
Email:clarew@michaelpark.school.nz
Mobile: 022 1084 165
Website:www.artinactionellerslie.com

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University of Auckland South Auckland Parent Seminar
Information evening for parents for the University of Auckland
Date / Time: Tuesday 23 June/6:30pm
Venue: Vodafone Events Centre
770 Great South Rd, Wiri, Manukau
Town / City: Auckland
Contact Name: Kitiona Pasene
Phone: 09 923 2916
Email:k.pasene@auckland.ac.nz
Mobile: 027 801 2422

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Matariki Massive Garage Sale
Strive Community Trust presents the Matariki Massive Garage Sale 2015.
Bric-a-brac and food stalls including face painting, bouncy castles, music and a great atmosphere are all on the agenda.
Strive Community Trust has recently made its buildings Smokefree so this will be a smokefree event.
Date / Time: Saturday, 4 July 2015, 7am-12pm
Venue: Nga Tapuwae Community Centre
253 Buckland Road
Mangere
Manukau
Town / City: Auckland
Contact Name: Deborah or Shanya
Phone: 09-255-0144
Email:matariki.strive@gmail.com
Website:www.strive.org.nz/wawcs0186484/Community-Notices-and-Events.html

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Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) Family Support Group
A new family support group has been established in South Auckland for families with kids that have Autism or related disorders. Parents, caregivers, extended whanau & kids all welcome. Ring to confirm numbers & bring something for shared morning tea.
Date / Time: 1st Tuesday monthly 10am-12noon
Venue: Manukau New Life Church
12 Jellicoe Rd Manurewa
Town / City: Auckland
Contact Name: Amanda
Phone: 09 2795524
Email:be2awesome@gmail.com
Mobile: 0211633021

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GPS
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 5626
www.depression.org.nz, 0800 111 757
Youthline0800 376 633www.youthline.co.nz, text 234
Samaritans 0800 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)
www.moh.govt.nz/suicideprevention
Suicide Prevention
Information New Zealandwww.spinz.org.nz
 
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