Another shout out for Betty, only 90 years of age, from Titirangi, West Auckland, who is still doing some awesome community work. Received a call from Betty this morning to see if I could arrange to get some sheets to her, so she can make more dolls for Starship. The dolls are used by Starship to show children what is likely to happen when they have a medical procedure. Betty made 450 dolls for Starship last year. Betty you are truly one of the champions of our community.
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If getting fit is on your 2022 'to do' list, join Froot Camp!
Froot Camp is a completely free bootcamp running in Auckland Domain - a great bunch of people who love to have a laugh while they sweat. We train three times a week and every session is different (so you'll never get bored).
Here's what you need to know:
- it's FREE! (Froot Camp = Free Bootcamp!)
- we train at 6pm on Tuesday and Thursday and 9am Saturday
- we meet at the back of the Museum
- all fitness levels are welcome
- all you need to bring is a good attitude and your water bottle
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Electrification of the motoring industry is not only inevitable, it is happening at a far faster rate than most people were probably expecting.
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