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Social Sing Oamaru
Nov
18
10:00 AM10:00

Social Sing Oamaru

Social Singing Oamaru currently offers regular Monday morning singing from 10-11.30am. At the Oamaru Blind Foundation Hall.
Generally sessions are in the 4 school terms. 10 sessions to each term. All are welcome.

Participation cost is between $3 and $5 which includes tea or coffee and biscuits. We have a professional guitarist accompanist and we sing seated in a circle.

We have a culture of kindness, respect and acceptance.
Content includes well known songs from the 50's 60's and 70's and short songs from Folk, Gospel, African and other genre.


Call Sally on 03-434 9396 for any further information
https://www.facebook.com/oamaru.social.singing/

The singing is led by Song-leader Sally Randall, with professional guitarist Frank Ramirez.

The singing is led by Song-leader Sally Randall, with professional guitarist Frank Ramirez.

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JUST COOK 4 Healthy Ageing
Nov
18
10:00 AM10:00

JUST COOK 4 Healthy Ageing

JUST COOK 4 Healthy Ageing is an 4 session cooking class focused on cooking affordable meals for one or two. The focus is on meeting the Food and Nutrition Guidelines for older people.

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STARTING MONDAY, November 4 - finishing Monday, November 25 
10 AM - 1 PM

OCTAGON CLUBROOMS
AGE CONCERN BUILDING
9 THE OCTAGON
DUNEDIN 9016

Making Friends and Making Meals – Cooking classes for men and women

There’s a cooking class in town and its proving you are never too old to learn.  The free lessons include tips on meal planning, making economical choices, and keeping your meals healthy and nutritious, plus you get to eat what you prepare.

Sharing food and cooking for others provides motivation for cooking which is important for many people who live on their own and find that meals become a boring necessity.  When meals become unattractive it can lead to a lack of appetite, poor nutrition and a number of related health concerns.

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JUST COOK 4 Ageing is a New Zealand Nutrition Foundation (NZNF) programme

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JUST COOK 4 Healthy Ageing
Nov
25
10:00 AM10:00

JUST COOK 4 Healthy Ageing

JUST COOK 4 Healthy Ageing is an 4 session cooking class focused on cooking affordable meals for one or two. The focus is on meeting the Food and Nutrition Guidelines for older people.

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STARTING MONDAY, November 4 - finishing Monday, November 25 
10 AM - 1 PM

OCTAGON CLUBROOMS
AGE CONCERN BUILDING
9 THE OCTAGON
DUNEDIN 9016

Making Friends and Making Meals – Cooking classes for men and women

There’s a cooking class in town and its proving you are never too old to learn.  The free lessons include tips on meal planning, making economical choices, and keeping your meals healthy and nutritious, plus you get to eat what you prepare.

Sharing food and cooking for others provides motivation for cooking which is important for many people who live on their own and find that meals become a boring necessity.  When meals become unattractive it can lead to a lack of appetite, poor nutrition and a number of related health concerns.

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JUST COOK 4 Ageing is a New Zealand Nutrition Foundation (NZNF) programme

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Social Sing Oamaru
Nov
25
10:00 AM10:00

Social Sing Oamaru

Social Singing Oamaru currently offers regular Monday morning singing from 10-11.30am. At the Oamaru Blind Foundation Hall.
Generally sessions are in the 4 school terms. 10 sessions to each term. All are welcome.

Participation cost is between $3 and $5 which includes tea or coffee and biscuits. We have a professional guitarist accompanist and we sing seated in a circle.

We have a culture of kindness, respect and acceptance.
Content includes well known songs from the 50's 60's and 70's and short songs from Folk, Gospel, African and other genre.


Call Sally on 03-434 9396 for any further information
https://www.facebook.com/oamaru.social.singing/

The singing is led by Song-leader Sally Randall, with professional guitarist Frank Ramirez.

The singing is led by Song-leader Sally Randall, with professional guitarist Frank Ramirez.

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Social Sing Oamaru
Dec
2
10:00 AM10:00

Social Sing Oamaru

Social Singing Oamaru currently offers regular Monday morning singing from 10-11.30am. At the Oamaru Blind Foundation Hall.
Generally sessions are in the 4 school terms. 10 sessions to each term. All are welcome.

Participation cost is between $3 and $5 which includes tea or coffee and biscuits. We have a professional guitarist accompanist and we sing seated in a circle.

We have a culture of kindness, respect and acceptance.
Content includes well known songs from the 50's 60's and 70's and short songs from Folk, Gospel, African and other genre.


Call Sally on 03-434 9396 for any further information
https://www.facebook.com/oamaru.social.singing/

The singing is led by Song-leader Sally Randall, with professional guitarist Frank Ramirez.

The singing is led by Song-leader Sally Randall, with professional guitarist Frank Ramirez.

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Age Concern Otago Volunteer Evening
Dec
4
6:00 PM18:00

Age Concern Otago Volunteer Evening

Age Concern Otago wishes to honour our volunteers who contribute to our organisation and thank them for making a  positive difference to the lives of older people in our community.

Volunteers are invited to attend an evening of entertainment

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Wednesday December 4th, 2019

6.00 P.M.

The Octagon Clubrooms

No 9 The Octagon     


RSVP by Wednesday November 27th, 2019 for catering purposes
(03) 477 1040
reception@ageconcernotago.co.nz

 

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Social Sing Oamaru
Dec
9
10:00 AM10:00

Social Sing Oamaru

Social Singing Oamaru currently offers regular Monday morning singing from 10-11.30am. At the Oamaru Blind Foundation Hall.
Generally sessions are in the 4 school terms. 10 sessions to each term. All are welcome.

Participation cost is between $3 and $5 which includes tea or coffee and biscuits. We have a professional guitarist accompanist and we sing seated in a circle.

We have a culture of kindness, respect and acceptance.
Content includes well known songs from the 50's 60's and 70's and short songs from Folk, Gospel, African and other genre.


Call Sally on 03-434 9396 for any further information
https://www.facebook.com/oamaru.social.singing/

The singing is led by Song-leader Sally Randall, with professional guitarist Frank Ramirez.

The singing is led by Song-leader Sally Randall, with professional guitarist Frank Ramirez.

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Social Sing Oamaru
Dec
16
10:00 AM10:00

Social Sing Oamaru

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Christmas theme, bring a friend, shared lunch finish 1pm

The singing is led by Song-leader Sally Randall, with professional guitarist Frank Ramirez.

The singing is led by Song-leader Sally Randall, with professional guitarist Frank Ramirez.

Social Singing Oamaru currently offers regular Monday morning singing from 10-11.30am. At the Oamaru Blind Foundation Hall.
Generally sessions are in the 4 school terms. 10 sessions to each term. All are welcome.

Participation cost is between $3 and $5 which includes tea or coffee and biscuits. We have a professional guitarist accompanist and we sing seated in a circle.

We have a culture of kindness, respect and acceptance.
Content includes well known songs from the 50's 60's and 70's and short songs from Folk, Gospel, African and other genre.


Call Sally on 03-434 9396 for any further information
https://www.facebook.com/oamaru.social.singing/

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Age Concern Otago
Dec
19
to Jan 13

Age Concern Otago

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Our offices in Dunedin, Central Otago and North Otago are closed for the summer break- from Thrusday afternoon, December 19th, 2019 until Monday morning, January 13, 2020

We wish you all a safe and enjoyable holiday season and look forward to seeing you all in 2020

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Social Sing Oamaru
Nov
11
10:00 AM10:00

Social Sing Oamaru

Social Singing Oamaru currently offers regular Monday morning singing from 10-11.30am. At the Oamaru Blind Foundation Hall.
Generally sessions are in the 4 school terms. 10 sessions to each term. All are welcome.

Participation cost is between $3 and $5 which includes tea or coffee and biscuits. We have a professional guitarist accompanist and we sing seated in a circle.

We have a culture of kindness, respect and acceptance.
Content includes well known songs from the 50's 60's and 70's and short songs from Folk, Gospel, African and other genre.


Call Sally on 03-434 9396 for any further information
https://www.facebook.com/oamaru.social.singing/

The singing is led by Song-leader Sally Randall, with professional guitarist Frank Ramirez.

The singing is led by Song-leader Sally Randall, with professional guitarist Frank Ramirez.

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JUST COOK 4 Healthy Ageing
Nov
11
10:00 AM10:00

JUST COOK 4 Healthy Ageing

JUST COOK 4 Healthy Ageing is an 4 session cooking class focused on cooking affordable meals for one or two. The focus is on meeting the Food and Nutrition Guidelines for older people.

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STARTING MONDAY, November 4 - finishing Monday, November 25 
10 AM - 1 PM

OCTAGON CLUBROOMS
AGE CONCERN BUILDING
9 THE OCTAGON
DUNEDIN 9016

Making Friends and Making Meals – Cooking classes for men and women

There’s a cooking class in town and its proving you are never too old to learn.  The free lessons include tips on meal planning, making economical choices, and keeping your meals healthy and nutritious, plus you get to eat what you prepare.

Sharing food and cooking for others provides motivation for cooking which is important for many people who live on their own and find that meals become a boring necessity.  When meals become unattractive it can lead to a lack of appetite, poor nutrition and a number of related health concerns.

NZNF logo.png

JUST COOK 4 Ageing is a New Zealand Nutrition Foundation (NZNF) programme

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JUST COOK 4 Healthy Ageing
Nov
4
10:00 AM10:00

JUST COOK 4 Healthy Ageing

JUST COOK 4 Healthy Ageing is an 4 session cooking class focused on cooking affordable meals for one or two. The focus is on meeting the Food and Nutrition Guidelines for older people.

20150316_111752.jpg

STARTING MONDAY, November 4 - finishing Monday, November 25 
10 AM - 1 PM

OCTAGON CLUBROOMS
AGE CONCERN BUILDING
9 THE OCTAGON
DUNEDIN 9016

Making Friends and Making Meals – Cooking classes for men and women

There’s a cooking class in town and its proving you are never too old to learn.  The free lessons include tips on meal planning, making economical choices, and keeping your meals healthy and nutritious, plus you get to eat what you prepare.

Sharing food and cooking for others provides motivation for cooking which is important for many people who live on their own and find that meals become a boring necessity.  When meals become unattractive it can lead to a lack of appetite, poor nutrition and a number of related health concerns.

NZNF logo.png

JUST COOK 4 Ageing is a New Zealand Nutrition Foundation (NZNF) programme

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Social Sing Oamaru
Nov
4
10:00 AM10:00

Social Sing Oamaru

Social Singing Oamaru currently offers regular Monday morning singing from 10-11.30am. At the Oamaru Blind Foundation Hall.
Generally sessions are in the 4 school terms. 10 sessions to each term. All are welcome.

Participation cost is between $3 and $5 which includes tea or coffee and biscuits. We have a professional guitarist accompanist and we sing seated in a circle.

We have a culture of kindness, respect and acceptance.
Content includes well known songs from the 50's 60's and 70's and short songs from Folk, Gospel, African and other genre.


Call Sally on 03-434 9396 for any further information
https://www.facebook.com/oamaru.social.singing/

The singing is led by Song-leader Sally Randall, with professional guitarist Frank Ramirez.

The singing is led by Song-leader Sally Randall, with professional guitarist Frank Ramirez.

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Staying Safe Driving Workshop
Oct
31
10:30 AM10:30

Staying Safe Driving Workshop

Fine tune your safe driving knowledge and keep up with road rule changes.

Thursday, October 31st
10.30 AM
Tapanui Community Centre
1 Suffolk Street
Tapanui 9522

Staying safe is a classroom-based refresher workshop for senior road users and an approved NZTA programme. 

The workshop is free, however a donation/koha would be appreciated.

Places are limited, register your interest today. 

 TO ENROL OR ENQUIRIES

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Kristen – Age Concern Otago
Ph 03 479 3054
E: kristen@ageconcernotago.co.nz

or

Rachel Harrison, Road Safety Coordinator, Clutha District Council
P: (03) 419 0200| Free: 0800 801 350
E: rachel.harrison@cluthadc.govt.nz

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Staying Safe Driving Workshop
Oct
24
10:30 AM10:30

Staying Safe Driving Workshop

Fine tune your safe driving knowledge and keep up with road rule changes.

Thursday, October 24th @ 10.30
St Johns building
12 Ross Place
Lawerence, 9532

Staying safe is a classroom-based refresher workshop for senior road users and an approved NZTA programme. 

The workshop is free, however a donation/koha would be appreciated.

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Places are limited, register your interest today. 

 TO ENROL OR ENQUIRIES

Kristen – Age Concern Otago
Ph 03 479 3054
E: kristen@ageconcernotago.co.nz

or

Rachel Harrison, Road Safety Coordinator, Clutha District Council
P: (03) 419 0200| Free: 0800 801 350
E: rachel.harrison@cluthadc.govt.nz

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Independent Living Seminar - Healthy Mind & Healthy Body
Oct
23
12:30 PM12:30

Independent Living Seminar - Healthy Mind & Healthy Body

FREE SEMINAR - Healthy Mind & Healthy Body

"Towards Mentally Healthy Ageing: An overview of mental health issues among the elderly"
Ayesha Nisar, mental health professional will begin to take you on a journey to look at mental health issues discussing ways to enhance psychological well-being.

Pelvic Up Lift
Jenna Paton, fitness instuctor will provide an entertaining and eductation talk for men and women about pelvic floor and it's function and dysfunction which may effect our everyday life.

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Wednesday, October 23
12.30 – 2.30pm

Octagon Clubrooms
Age Concern Building
9 The Octagon

To Register or enquiries:

Kristen Beardsmore
Age Concern Otago
P 03 479 3054
E kristen@ageconcernotago.co.nz

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Social Sing Oamaru
Oct
21
10:00 AM10:00

Social Sing Oamaru

Social Singing Oamaru currently offers regular Monday morning singing from 10-11.30am. At the Oamaru Blind Foundation Hall.
Generally sessions are in the 4 school terms. 10 sessions to each term. All are welcome.

Participation cost is between $3 and $5 which includes tea or coffee and biscuits. We have a professional guitarist accompanist and we sing seated in a circle.

We have a culture of kindness, respect and acceptance.
Content includes well known songs from the 50's 60's and 70's and short songs from Folk, Gospel, African and other genre.


Call Sally on 03-434 9396 for any further information
https://www.facebook.com/oamaru.social.singing/

The singing is led by Song-leader Sally Randall, with professional guitarist Frank Ramirez.

The singing is led by Song-leader Sally Randall, with professional guitarist Frank Ramirez.

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Staying Safe Driving Workshop
Oct
17
10:00 AM10:00

Staying Safe Driving Workshop

Fine tune your safe driving knowledge and keep up with road rule changes.

Thursday, October 17th
10AM - 12.30PM

East Otago Events Centre
Main Road
Waikouaiti

Places are limited, register your interest today. 

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TO ENROL OR ENQUIRIES

Kristen – Age Concern Otago
Ph 03 479 3054
E: kristen@ageconcernotago.co.nz

Staying safe is a classroom-based refresher workshop for senior road users and an approved NZTA programme. 

The workshop is free, however a donation/koha would be appreciated.

 

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Get Savvy on Scams
Oct
16
10:30 AM10:30

Get Savvy on Scams

It is reported that online scams are costing us $500 million PER YEAR, with 72% of New Zealanders saying they have been targeted by a scam.

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Join us for a free, fun and interactive workshop to get savvy on scams! This event is for ALL AGES – scams affect us all.

When:     Wednesday, 16th October 2019 @ 10.30 am

Where:    Dunedin Public Library
Dunningham Suite - Fourth Floor
230 Moray Place, Dunedin 

Bronwyn Groot, Manager of Fraud Education from the Commission for Financial Capability will be sharing with you how you can protect yourself, family members and clients from the latest scams and frauds. Get tips on how to recognise a set-up and avoid a scam, and what to do if you discover you have been scammed.

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Proudly hosted by Age Concern Otago

If you would like to attend, please RSVP to: kristen@ageconcernotago.co.nz

or phone 03 479 3054

We look forward to seeing you all there 


Bronwyn has more than 20 years’ experience in the banking industry, including seven working in financial crime and security.  She is a member of the international Certified Fraud Examiners Association, and has gained qualifications through that body on fraud psychology and the types of frauds being perpetrated around the world. Bronwyn collaborates with other government agencies and organisations throughout New Zealand in the fight against fraud.

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Oct
15
11:00 AM11:00

Get Savvy on Scams

It is reported that online scams are costing us $500 million per year with 72% of New Zealanders saying they have been targeted by a scam. We will show you how you can protect yourself, family members and clients from the latest scams and frauds. Get tips on how to recognise a set-up and avoid a scam, and what to do if you discover you have been scammed.

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Tuesday, October 15

11am
Ink Box
Oamaru Opera House
94 Thames Street
Oamaru

Please RSVP: Helen Algar: halgar@waitaki.govt.nz

For all queries contact: Phone: 03 433 0300

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Staying Safe Driving Workshop
Oct
15
10:00 AM10:00

Staying Safe Driving Workshop

Fine tune your safe driving knowledge and keep up with road rule changes.

Tuesday, October 15
10am—12.30

Chatsford Village
Events Centre
88 Doon Street
Mosgiel 9024

Places are limited, register your interest today. 

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TO ENROL OR ENQUIRIES

Kristen – Age Concern Otago
Ph 03 479 3054
E: kristen@ageconcernotago.co.nz

Staying safe is a classroom-based refresher workshop for senior road users and an approved NZTA programme. 

The workshop is free, however a donation/koha would be appreciated.

 

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 Social Sing Oamaru
Oct
14
10:00 AM10:00

Social Sing Oamaru

Social Singing Oamaru currently offers regular Monday morning singing from 10-11.30am. At the Oamaru Blind Foundation Hall.
Generally sessions are in the 4 school terms. 10 sessions to each term. All are welcome.

Participation cost is between $3 and $5 which includes tea or coffee and biscuits. We have a professional guitarist accompanist and we sing seated in a circle.

We have a culture of kindness, respect and acceptance.
Content includes well known songs from the 50's 60's and 70's and short songs from Folk, Gospel, African and other genre.


Call Sally on 03-434 9396 for any further information
https://www.facebook.com/oamaru.social.singing/

The singing is led by Song-leader Sally Randall, with professional guitarist Frank Ramirez.

The singing is led by Song-leader Sally Randall, with professional guitarist Frank Ramirez.

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Social Sing Oamaru
Oct
7
10:00 AM10:00

Social Sing Oamaru

Social Singing Oamaru currently offers regular Monday morning singing from 10-11.30am. At the Oamaru Blind Foundation Hall.
Generally sessions are in the 4 school terms. 10 sessions to each term. All are welcome.

Participation cost is between $3 and $5 which includes tea or coffee and biscuits. We have a professional guitarist accompanist and we sing seated in a circle.

We have a culture of kindness, respect and acceptance.
Content includes well known songs from the 50's 60's and 70's and short songs from Folk, Gospel, African and other genre.


Call Sally on 03-434 9396 for any further information
https://www.facebook.com/oamaru.social.singing/

The singing is led by Song-leader Sally Randall, with professional guitarist Frank Ramirez.

The singing is led by Song-leader Sally Randall, with professional guitarist Frank Ramirez.

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Staying Safe Driving Workshop
Oct
7
10:00 AM10:00

Staying Safe Driving Workshop

Fine tune your safe driving knowledge and keep up with road rule changes.

Monday, October 7th - 10am

Janet Cameron Hall
Shand Street
Green Island
Dunedin

Staying safe is a classroom-based refresher workshop for senior road users and an approved NZTA programme. 

The workshop is free, however a donation/koha would be appreciated.

or more information please phone 03 479 3054

Places are limited, register your interest today. 

 

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Independent Living Seminar - Healthy Ageing Together
Oct
4
3:00 PM15:00

Independent Living Seminar - Healthy Ageing Together

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Dr Yoram Barak

October, 4th
3 - 5pm

Enochs Church
(entrance can be through Community House)
12 Centennial Avenue
Alexandra

Gold coin koha/donation

We all want to live well as we age.

How can we do that? Over the last decade, there has been extensive research in this particular pursuit, which includes successful ageing.

Dr Yoram Barak will present a talk on the findings of reseach, key points to consider about our lifestyle and what it means to age successfully as an individual.

To Register or enquiries:

Marie Roxburgh

Ph: 03 448 7075

E: marier@ageconcernotago.co.nz

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Celebrating International Day of the Older Persons
Oct
1
2:00 PM14:00

Celebrating International Day of the Older Persons

October 1st is a special day for older people and senior citizens around the world.

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Age Concern Otago invite seniors to celebrate a life of colour. “Bright and beautiful as we age” talk by Beverly Brown including afternoon tea.

2pm, Octagon Clubrooms,
Age Concern building,
9 The Octagon
Dunedin

Ph: 03 479 3054 to register for catering.

Our thanks goes to St Barnabus Home for sponsoring the afternoon tea

 

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Life Without a Car
Sep
30
10:30 AM10:30

Life Without a Car

Life Without a Car

Plan ahead to do what you enjoy

 
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We provide information about keeping mobile when we are no longer driving. 

Not driving doesn’t have to limit our activities or prevent us from enjoying life.

Adjusting to life without a car doesn’t mean losing independence and freedom.

Our Life Without a Car course:

-      highlights a range of possibilities to remain mobile

-      offers alternative ways of getting about in the community

-      suggests many options to keep involved and enjoying activities

-      gives valuable insights into adapting our lifestyle

-      encourages living positively without driving

 

Monday, September 30th
10.30 - 12 noon

Octagon Clubrooms
Age Concern Building
9 The Octagon
Dunedin


Gold coin koha/donation

Refresments provided afterwards

To Register or enquiries:

Kristen Beardsmore

P: 03 479 3054

E: kristen@ageconcernotago.co.nz

 

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Tech for Seniors
Sep
27
1:00 PM13:00

Tech for Seniors

Tech for Seniors

Gain confidence & independence with technology

Would you like to attend a individual, friendly and stress free session to gain knowledge how to use your digital device e.g. cellphone, tablet, laptop etc

If so, Join us!!

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Every Friday, between 1 to 3 pm Octagon Clubrooms

Age Concern Building

9 The Octagon

Drop in or make a time by contacting Kristen on 03479 3054

We would like to thank the Otago Pohythecnic Computing & IT for their support

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Social Sing Oamaru
Sep
23
10:00 AM10:00

Social Sing Oamaru

Social Singing Oamaru currently offers regular Monday morning singing from 10-11.30am. At the Oamaru Blind Foundation Hall.
Generally sessions are in the 4 school terms. 10 sessions to each term. All are welcome.

Participation cost is between $3 and $5 which includes tea or coffee and biscuits. We have a professional guitarist accompanist and we sing seated in a circle.

We have a culture of kindness, respect and acceptance.
Content includes well known songs from the 50's 60's and 70's and short songs from Folk, Gospel, African and other genre.


Call Sally on 03-434 9396 for any further information
https://www.facebook.com/oamaru.social.singing/

The singing is led by Song-leader Sally Randall, with professional guitarist Frank Ramirez.

The singing is led by Song-leader Sally Randall, with professional guitarist Frank Ramirez.

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Tech for Seniors
Sep
20
1:00 PM13:00

Tech for Seniors

Tech for Seniors

Gain confidence & independence with technology

Would you like to attend a individual, friendly and stress free session to gain knowledge how to use your digital device e.g. cellphone, tablet, laptop etc

If so, Join us!!

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Every Friday, between 1 to 3 pm Octagon Clubrooms

Age Concern Building

9 The Octagon

Drop in or make a time by contacting Kristen on 03479 3054

We would like to thank the Otago Pohythecnic Computing & IT for their support

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Sep
17
1:30 PM13:30

New Steady As You Go classes

New Steady As You Go classes using gentle strength and balance exercises starting in:

Waverley at St Philips Union Church, 121 Belford St., on Thursday, 12 September 2019 at 1:30 pm for one hour.  Cost $3.

Ocean View at Coastal Community Church, 863 Brighton Rd., on Tuesday, 17 September 2019 at 1:30pm for one hour.  Cost $3.

All welcome.  Margaret ph. 479-3052; margaret@ageconcernotago.co.nz

 

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Social Sing Oamaru
Sep
16
10:00 AM10:00

Social Sing Oamaru

Social Singing Oamaru currently offers regular Monday morning singing from 10-11.30am. At the Oamaru Blind Foundation Hall.
Generally sessions are in the 4 school terms. 10 sessions to each term. All are welcome.

Participation cost is between $3 and $5 which includes tea or coffee and biscuits. We have a professional guitarist accompanist and we sing seated in a circle.

We have a culture of kindness, respect and acceptance.
Content includes well known songs from the 50's 60's and 70's and short songs from Folk, Gospel, African and other genre.


Call Sally on 03-434 9396 for any further information
https://www.facebook.com/oamaru.social.singing/

The singing is led by Song-leader Sally Randall, with professional guitarist Frank Ramirez.

The singing is led by Song-leader Sally Randall, with professional guitarist Frank Ramirez.

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Staying Safe Driving Workshop
Sep
16
10:00 AM10:00

Staying Safe Driving Workshop

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Fine tune your safe driving knowledge and keep up with road rule changes.

Monday, September 16, 2018

Octagon Clubrooms
Age Concern Building
No 9 The Octagon (Lower Octagon, entrance beside The Craft Bar)
Dunedin 9016

Staying safe is a classroom-based refresher workshop for senior road users and an approved NZTA programme. 

The workshop is free, however a donation/koha would be appreciated.

or more information please phone 03 479 3054

Places are limited, register your interest today. 

 

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Tech for Seniors
Sep
13
1:00 PM13:00

Tech for Seniors

Tech for Seniors

Gain confidence & independence with technology

Would you like to attend a individual, friendly and stress free session to gain knowledge how to use your digital device e.g. cellphone, tablet, laptop etc

If so, Join us!!

bigstock-Young-Volunteers-Help-Senior-P-226624831.jpg

Every Friday, between 1 to 3 pm Octagon Clubrooms

Age Concern Building

9 The Octagon

Drop in or make a time by contacting Kristen on 03479 3054

We would like to thank the Otago Pohythecnic Computing & IT for their support

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Sep
12
1:30 PM13:30

New Steady As You Go classes

New Steady As You Go classes using gentle strength and balance exercises starting in:

Waverley at St Philips Union Church, 121 Belford St., on Thursday, 12 September 2019 at 1:30 pm for one hour.  Cost $3.

Ocean View at Coastal Community Church, 863 Brighton Rd., on Tuesday, 17 September 2019 at 1:30pm for one hour.  Cost $3.

All welcome.  Margaret ph. 479-3052; margaret@ageconcernotago.co.nz

 

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Social Sing Oamaru
Sep
9
10:00 AM10:00

Social Sing Oamaru

Social Singing Oamaru currently offers regular Monday morning singing from 10-11.30am. At the Oamaru Blind Foundation Hall.
Generally sessions are in the 4 school terms. 10 sessions to each term. All are welcome.

Participation cost is between $3 and $5 which includes tea or coffee and biscuits. We have a professional guitarist accompanist and we sing seated in a circle.

We have a culture of kindness, respect and acceptance.
Content includes well known songs from the 50's 60's and 70's and short songs from Folk, Gospel, African and other genre.


Call Sally on 03-434 9396 for any further information
https://www.facebook.com/oamaru.social.singing/

The singing is led by Song-leader Sally Randall, with professional guitarist Frank Ramirez.

The singing is led by Song-leader Sally Randall, with professional guitarist Frank Ramirez.

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Octagon Club - South Island Discovery Tour
Sep
9
to Sep 13

Octagon Club - South Island Discovery Tour

Octagon Club- September Trip

To discover more about our beautiful South Island. This five day trip will take in the mid- Canterbury area focusing of local history past. You will stay at Parland Motel for the duration of the trip and day trips will expore the surrounding areas.

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Monday Day 1 - Leave Dunedin and travel to Timaru- on the way there will be a brief stop at Palmerston, on to Oamaru for lunch in a place of your choosing before a Lolly Shop stop, then onto “Bush Town” in Waimate to give a peek at the history of the region.

Tuesday Day 2 - Travel to Peel Forest including the little church and tiki touring around, who knows what you’ll discover on the way or the suprises to be found.

Wednesday Day 3 - Expoloring Timaru in the morning, Aigantighe (Egg and Tie) Gallery and the museum beckons, then travel to Geraldine area for lunch, visiting the Vintage Car Museum, The Kakahu Gardens and township.

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Thursday Day 4 - Travel to Tekapo and the hot springs (Bring your bathing suit) then expolring the new developments in the area and Fairlie.

Friday Day 5 - Time for a little shopping before getting on the road home, calling into Moeraki township for lunch.

Cosst: $800 per person

This includes accomodation, breakfasts and dinners plus all activities. Lunches at own cost.
Deposit of $220 by end of July - this will be non-refundable. Full cost by end August, please.

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