North Shore Times : November 23rd 2010
13 NORTH SHORE TIMES, NOVEMBER 23, 2010 NEWS Improving Auckland's rail network Newmarket Station Saturday 27 November, 10am - 3pm Changes are coming to Auckland rail -- what's happening and how will it affect you? If you use the train, or live or work near the rail corridor, these projects will affect you. To find out more, please drop by our information open day: We have a busy summer construction programme planned and from next year the rail corridor will start looking very different. KiwiRail and Auckland Transport are working hard to build the new infrastructure for electrification and improve commuter rail services. BOOK A TABLE FOR YOUR COMPANY! The Mad Butcher and Suburban Newspapers Community Trust All proceeds to the National Burn Centre An ideal way to entertain clients and staff while supporting a very worthy cause. With special guest speaker The Rt Hon John Key Prime Minister who will be interviewed on stage by Paul Holmes Your MC - Kerre Woodham, with entertainment by Ewen ur and dance the night away with Black Salt. Friday 3 December From 7.30pm at TelstraClear Pacific Events Centre ckets are $1850 + gst for table of 10 and include a uperb three course dinner nd complimentary drinks. PLEASE BOOK YOUR TABLE NOW by phoning Shandall on 09-531-5910 or email firstname.lastname@example.org ERY BIG THANK YOU ...to these companies and organisations who have already bought tables to support this important event: Newstalk ZB, Glengarry Wines, Lion Nathan, Tegel Foods, Durable Medical Equipment, BNZ Partners, Milne Maingay, Argus Fire Systems, Cemix, Nikau Contractors, TP Engineering, Vodafone Warriors, Mandron Masonry, George Weston Foods, Paper Plus, Southmall New World, Vodafone NZ, Hugh Green Group, Juralco Aluminium, Noel Holyoake, Goodwin Realty Group, Ray White, Harbour Fitness, Mad Butcher Holdings, Mad Butcher Mangere, Suburban Newspapers. Please bring this event to the attention of your boss and ask them to... 75 Barrys Point Road, TAKAPUNA Phone: 486-5509 • snowandwaterski.co.nz CLOSING DOWN SALE Christmas is just around the corner 10-50% OFF EVERYTHING EVERYTHING MUST GO !!! Waterskis ..............10-20% OFF Wakeboards ..........10-20% OFF Snow Skis .............30-50% OFF Snowboards............... 50% OFF Snow Clothing .......... 40% OFF Accessories ................ 20% OFF Ex Rental Snowboards... from $45 Ex Rental Skis ................ from $95 Ex Rental Jacket............. from $95 Ex Rental Pants .............. from $50 Snow & Waterski Co. Car boot sale at school IN BRIEF Forrest Hill School is holding a mega car boot sale on December 4 from 8am to noon to raise money for new computers. There will also be a cake stall and sausage sizzle. If you have a car boot of things to sell, it costs $10 per vehicle. Phone the school on 410-8939 to book a space. Students are invited to learn how to play bridge during their summer holidays. North Shore Bridge Club is holding free lessons at its club, 39 Killarney St, Takapuna. The classes are on Sundays from 2.30pm to 4.30pm on Decem- ber 5, 12 and 19 and January 9, 16, and 23. Phone Tricia on 486-2236 or email email@example.com for information. The North Shore Surfcasting Club is holding a fishing tuition day on December 5 from 10am to 2pm, at Waiwera Beach. Club members will give lessons on casting, knot tying and beach and rock fishing. Bill Hohepa is guest speaker and there will be an all-day barbe- cue. Next year at Easter the club co- hosts the 2011 New Zealand Angling and Casting Association Nationals on the Hibiscus Coast. Visit www.nssc.co.nz for more information. The secret life of Antarctic cod and the impact of iceberg scouring are among the subjects a marine ecology technician will talk about at the next North Shore Forest and Bird meeting. Andrew Miller, a NIWA marine ecology technician who worked at the UK s Rothera Research sta- tion on the Antarctic Peninsula, is guest speaker. The meeting is on Monday, December 6, at 7.45pm in the Takapuna Senior Citizens room at the rear of the Takapuna Library in The Strand. If you would like to celebrate the last meeting of the year with a Christmas supper, a plate and gold coin donation to cover costs would be appreciated. Phone Liz Anstey 480-1545 for more information. Save The Children is selling Christmas cards, tea towels and small gifts, alongside the Taka- puna Post Office from 9.30am on December 10. You can also phone 410-6433, visit the website www.savethe children.org.nz or phone 0800-500-753 to buy products.
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