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      Jul 2018

      Papers Past Workshop

      Papers Past is a searchable treasure trove of New Zealand and Pacific Newspapers from the 19th and 20th Century. Learn tips and tricks for searching this incredible resource with guidance from the Rotorua Library Heritage & Research specialists. Payment can be made at the library. Booking required. Made possible thanks, to our iMac Computer Suite Programmes Partner, Tompkins Wake.

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      Jul 2018

      Flexi Barre Exercise Class

      Flexi Barre is an exercise class combining yoga, pilates and ballet barre work in a jam packed hour! Classes provide options for all levels, meaning you are in charge of how hard you work. You do not have to have any previous experience or be a dancer to attend these classes! Tone, strengthen and lengthen your muscles while increasing flexibility in a fun, social class. 3 sessions in Rotorua: - Monday 5-6pm - Monday 6-7pm - Wednesday 7:30-8:30pm (Plus class) You must register to attend as there are limited spaces available - info@wanderlustdance.co.nz.

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      Jul 2018

      Flexi Barre Exercise Class

      Flexi Barre is an exercise class combining yoga, pilates and ballet barre work in a jam packed hour! Classes provide options for all levels, meaning you are in charge of how hard you work. You do not have to have any previous experience or be a dancer to attend these classes! Tone, strengthen and lengthen your muscles while increasing flexibility in a fun, social class. 3 sessions in Rotorua: - Monday 5-6pm - Monday 6-7pm - Wednesday 7:30-8:30pm (Plus class) You must register to attend as there are limited spaces available - info@wanderlustdance.co.nz.

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      Jul 2018

      Stepping Up - Basic Computer Classes

      If you want to get started with computers or try out a new programme or app then these classes are for you. Stepping up classes run on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 11am-12 noon during School Term. A different topic is covered at each session, from formatting Word documents to managing your digital photos, and from Facebook and Trade Me to Google Drive. You can book for just one class or for several. Booking is required. Numbers are limited, and classes fill fast. For more information on classes or to book your place in a class, visit the website to enquire at Rotorua Library.

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      Jul 2018

      Talk: Dr Rangi Matamua - The Astronomy of Matariki

      **Please note the change of venue to the Nina Hogan Performing Arts Centre, Rotorua Girls High School, 251 Old Taupo Road, Rotorua Rotorua Museum will host a free Matariki korero (talk) with acclaimed Maori astronomer Dr Rangi Matamua (Ngai Tuhoe). A senior lecturer at the School of Maori and Pacific Development at Waikato University, Dr Matamua has undertaken significant research in the areas of Maori language revitalisation, Maori culture, Maori astronomy and broadcasting. He has also produced a number of publications in his specialist areas, and sits on several related boards including the Society for Maori Astronomy Research and Traditions (SMART). Last year he published the book Matariki: The Star of the Year which was popularly received. Matariki is a cluster of nine stars (also known as Pleaides) which reappear in the Southern skies during the cold months of winter signalling the beginning of the Maori New Year. The talk will take place in the Nina Hogan Performing Arts Centre, Rotorua Girls High School, 251 Old Taupo Road, Rotorua. Due to limited seating available this year, advance bookings for this free talk are required through Eventfinda. Doors will open at 5.30pm and the talk will start at 6pm, concluding with a question and answer session after the talk. For further information please contact Rotorua Museum, phone 07 351 8055 or email tori.williams@rotorualc.nz

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      Jul 2018

      Creative Networking Meeting

      First Wednesday of every month we run an informal networking meeting where we can share, network, and build relationships over a cup of tea and a biscuit or two. At each meeting we will have a wonderful speaker come and tell us about what they do for around 10 minutes, and everyone has a chance to share any upcoming events or projects and then just chat with each other. Creative’s and all other interested community members are invited to join us for an informal morning tea to share, build connections and find out about things coming up in Rotorua.

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      Jul 2018

      Pioneers Toastmasters Club

      Want to improve your communication skills? Leadership skills? Gain poise and confidence for social and work settings? Experience all of the above with Pioneers Toastmasters. We are a friendly, supportive group who meet once a week to hone these skills, necessary for today's fast-paced world and to have lots of fun.

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      Jul 2018

      Stepping Up - Basic Computer Classes

      If you want to get started with computers or try out a new programme or app then these classes are for you. Stepping up classes run on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 11am-12 noon during School Term. A different topic is covered at each session, from formatting Word documents to managing your digital photos, and from Facebook and Trade Me to Google Drive. You can book for just one class or for several. Booking is required. Numbers are limited, and classes fill fast. For more information on classes or to book your place in a class, visit the website to enquire at Rotorua Library.