Western Leader : February 24th 2011
19 WESTERN LEADER, FEBRUARY 24, 2011 NEWS Active Waitakere have some fabulous physical activity opportunities for the wider Waitakere community. For more information, please visit www.sportwaitakere.co.nz and click on Active Waitakere. Community Boxing Class Boxingisafunwaytogetfit,gettonedandgetinyour30--60 minutes of Push Play a day. The class caters for both beginners and intermediates. This is a non contact class. Look out Ranui as the classes are also coming to your community soon!!! Venu e: New Lynn Community Centre -- Active Recreation Room Dates: Wednesday & Friday Times: 6 - 7pm Cost: $2 per person + $2 (one off cost) for hand wraps if you do not have them. Physical Activity Coordinators -- Kelston / Glendene Physical Activity Coordinators (PAC) are keeping the Kelston/ Glendene community active by providing Walking Groups, Youth Clubs, Activities in Parks and Community Events! For further details contact Hadleigh or Rhonda or visit our website. Hadleigh Pouesi PAC -- Glendene Hadleigh.firstname.lastname@example.org Rhonda Mickelborough PAC -- Kelston email@example.com Visit w ww.sportwaitakere.co.nz for walking information Activities in Parks Activities in Parks are being held at parks throughout the Ranui and Swanson Communities and the Mclaren Park and Parrs Park communities. It is a great way for families to enjoy various physical activities in our fabulous parks and reserves at no cost. Ranui / Swanson February 27th Pooks Reserve 3 - 5pm March 2nd Birdwood School 4 - 6pm Parrs Park / McLaren Park Fri 25 Feb Henderson Valley Park Nicolas Reserve 4 - 6pm Sun 27 Feb Murillo Place Reserve Virgo Place Common 3 - 5pm Fri 4 March Henderson Park Harold Moody Park 4 - 6pm Sun 6 March Dalmatia Green Sunvue Park 3-5pm Fri 11 March Starforth Park Maywood Park 4-6pm Sun 13 March Henderson Valley Park Harold Moody Park 3 - 5pm Fri 18 March Murillo Place Reserve Sunvue Park 4-6pm Sun 20 March Henderson Park Maywood Park 3-5pm Fri 25 March Dalmatia Green Virgo Place Common 4 - 6pm Sun 27 March Starforth Park Nicolas Reser ve 3 - 5pm Community Equipment Hire Pool Sports gear and equipment is available for daily hire for the Waitakere to use. Please contact Sport Waitakere for further information. Move4Health For people who want to have fun while exercising and meet new people, Carol will take you on a fun filled journey of exercise to music. Aimed at those who need to get active to improve their health, or anyone wanting to get moving again. Suitable for all levels. Ve nue: Ranui Community Centre and Massey YMCA Dates: Every Friday (Ranui) and Wednesday (Massey) Times: 1-2pm (Ranui) and 10.45 - 12pm (Massey) Cost: First session free; Gold Coin thereafter Community Leaders Programme If you have a passion for getting your community active then this is the programme for you! Training is delivered in Group Exercise, Nutrition and First Aid, with other optional modules. Become a change agent in your community; learn to deliver health, nutrition and physical activity sessions to others. A professional training course with NZQA credits. Venue: West Auckland - TBA Dates: April-June 2011 Times: Saturdays Cost: Funding available. Cost to be confirmed. For further details contact Emma Haigh on firstname.lastname@example.org Walking Opportunities Sport Waitakere are excited to become more involved in the walking opportunities in West Auckland. If you are co-ordinating any groups, know of any groups walking or wish to find out about the walking groups in your area, then please get in touch with Emma Haigh. Head to our website in the coming months for more exciting walking opportunities! Visit www.sportwaitakere.co.nz for walking information Active Waitakere - Community Brokers The Community Broker helps facilitate, promote and support sport and recreation opportunities in your communities! A range of programmes have been developed to engage the whole community... so when you see the Te Waka ki Mua Move It logo take note and make sure to join in on the fun. Chade Julie Venus Rangi Whau Broker Ranui/Swanson Broker Chade.julie@sportwaitakere,co.nz Venus.rangi@sportwaitakere co.nz 09 966 3106 09 966 3104 Emma Haigh Rochelle Young Active Communities Advisor Active Waitakere Coordinator email@example.com Rochelle.firstname.lastname@example.org 09 966 3120 x847 09 966 3103 $1 MILLION HOME ENTERTAINMENT, COOKING APPLIANCE AND WHITEWARE RECEIVERSHIP AUCTIONS Some bidding will start at "$9 Unreserved" register now and start bidding! There has never been a better opportunity to upgrade to some of the latest technology for a fraction of retail, visit us now to register and start bidding! Over 200 Samsung Seconds LED/LCD and Plasma Big Screen Televisions From 22" To 55" Samsung Washing Machines, Double Door Fridge Freezers, Dryers and Dish Washers Samsung DVD and Blu Ray Players, Home Cinema Systems, Samsung Cook Tops and Built In Ovens 31 Constellation Drive Friday & Saturday 9am till 4pm Sunday 10am till 3pm Visa & Mastercard now accepted GIANT BOOK SALE Healthy: Rutherford Preschool in Te Atatu has achieved six Healthy Heart Awards. The free programme is partly funded by the Ministry of Health and encourages healthy eating and exercise in children under five and their families. The preschool has supported the programme for nine years and received its award during Heart Foundation appeal week, February 7-13. Pictured are students Jessica Williams and Molly Chard with Nicky Williams and Ainslie Ballinger from the Heart Foundation. Good Scouts: The New Lynn Sea Scouts have proven they are just as comfortable on the land as on the water. Each year a camp is held at Motu Moana in Green Bay to celebrate the birthday Scouting founder Lord Baden Powell. The Scouts come together for camping, fun and competition. Pictured is Milan, centre back, holding the trophy he won as top Scout. Jacob and Brandon, front row, with the tug-of-war and pioneering trophies. New Lynn also had the only pairing who were able to complete all five of the orienteering courses. For information on Sea Scouts, contact Andrew on 827-2569 or email@example.com.
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