Don’t forget the BOP Bromeliad Group is having an open day today (Feb 13) from 12.30-2.30pm at the Yacht Club (end of Sulphur Point). Free entry, plenty of spot prizes, plants for sale and demos.
Shelley Dean is starting/has restarted her classes for people wanting to learn to speak French. Classes in Te Puna and Mount Maunganui began again last week, and the Tauranga City groups start this week. For more information see the website, email Shelley or phone 544 2251. Options include classes for beginners through to advanced and “Frunch”, learn a language in your lunch break.
Artists and teachers Sue Dent and Pat Williams run fun Art Indulgence weekends for painters of all skill levels and have had a place come free for the course on March 2 and 3. Also, there are two vacancies for March 16 and 17, which may be the last course. For more information email Sue or phone 548 1305 (Sue) or 549 0454 (Sue). Lunches and teas all catered.
Janine Gray, owner of Coast Palms & Cycads, on SH2 between Papamoa and Te Puke, is holding a lecture on March 16 at 10.30am (see the Events page for more details) to share her knowledge of cycads – care, potting, propagating offsets, etc.