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Nor'West News: September 11, 2018

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22 Tuesday September 11 2018 Latest Christchurch news at NOR’WEST NEWS Your favourite places... Ballantynes, CoCA Gallery, Rollickin’ Gelato, Christchurch Botanic Gardens, Little Brews Espresso, Scorpio Books, Mecca Maxima, Little High Eatery, Isaac Theatre Royal, Fat Eddie’s, C1 Espresso, O.G.B the City Centre. As told by the people of Christchurch. #explorechristchurch STRATEGY/CNZ/0022/TP From local partners who love Christchurch:

NOR’WEST NEWS Latest Christchurch news at Tuesday September 11 2018 23 Email by 5pm each Wednesday JP Clinic Tuesday, 10am-1pm A justice of the peace will be available to members of the community to witness signatures and documents, certify document copies, hear oaths, declarations, affidavits or affirmations as well as sign citizenship, sponsorship or rates rebates applications. There is no charge for this service. Fendalton and Papanui libraries Scrabble Club Wednesday, 1-3pm Go along and enjoy a friendly game of Scrabble in the library. Boards will be provided but you are welcome to take your own. No need to book, just turn up and play. Ōrauwhata: Bishopdale Library and Community Centre, 13 Bishopdale Court Technology Help Drop-in Sessions Thursday, 10-11am These free drop-in sessions are available to help you with specific issues, such as using email, searching the internet, using the library catalogue, using electronic resources and any other general computer-related queries. Go along with your laptop, tablet, or smartphone or use one of the desktop computers if you need help with anything digital. This session is free and no bookings are required. Ōrauwhata: Bishopdale Library and Community Centre, 13 Bishopdale Court Beginners Quilting and Patchwork Thursday, 10am Tote bags and fabric teddybear making. Also china cup pin cushions and other items to be made. Gold coin donation, morning tea supplied. Phone Linda for more information on 354 5901. Emmett Street Community Church, 106 Emmett St Knit ’n’ Yarn Thursday 2-3.30pm Go along and enjoy a chat with others as you knit. For anyone who loves to knit or wants to learn. Fendalton Library, 4 Jeffreys Rd Building Kiwi boys into Kiwi ICONZ Thursday 6-7.30pm ICONZ Adventure is a fun programme for boys aged 8-10 years of age. It’s about doing Papanui Library hosts weekly Reading to Dogs sessions to encourage children to develop a love of reading in a relaxed environment. Sessions are held every Thursday between 3.30-4:30pm. The programme uses dogs which are pets of the city council animal management team. Phone 941 7923 to book a spot. activities together where men are mentoring the boys and teaching life skills along the way. There is a $4 charge, but you are welcome to go along and check them out for free for the first night. The McFaddens Centre, St Albans Baptist Church, 64 McFaddens Rd Dads’ Group Saturday 10-11.30am The Dads’ Group is a new partnership between The Canterbury Men’s Centre, Plunket and Father and Child Trust. It is a safe place where dads can go and share their experiences pre and post birth. There will be trained staff to support the group process and provide relevant information as requested by the group. 357 Gloucester St Papanui Mega’s Kids Club Saturday, 11-3pm Go along to Mitre 10 Mega Papanui for kids’ arts and crafts every weekend. No need to book just go and enjoy the fun. 54 Harewood Rd Mairehau Primary School Gala September 15, 11am-3pm Mairehau Primary School is holding a fun-filled gala to fundraise to support the school rebuild. Join us for rides, raffles, food and more. Mairehau Primary School, 43 Mahars Rd Papanui First Tastes September 18 12.30-1.30pm An information session for parents of babies aged 4 to 6 months old to assist with signs of readiness for first foods, and to provide support with the introduction of age appropriate solid foods. No need to register. Phone Rita on 027 2240 893 for more info. Plunket Papanui, 24 Bellvue Ave Barista Training Monday and Tuesday 10am- 1pm Designed for home enthusiasts who want to develop their skills or people looking to get into the hospitality industry. You gain the skills to operate a commercial coffee machine. No charge, just bring a two litre bottle of milk each session. Phone Sharyn on 022 621 8269. MacFarlane Park Centre, 17 Acheson Ave 151 roydvale ave 0800 martyns For sales, service, repairs, sharpens and general care of your outdoor tools and equipment. 122c trimmer 21.7cc - 0.6kW - 4.4kg noW $ 194* was $ 279 save $ 85 We have moved 151 roydvale ave, Burnside, chch *Offers valid 01/09/2018 - 31/12/2018 strictly while stocks last, at participating