Northland, Wellington

4 hours ago

Is life insurance for me?

Cigna NZ

We know life insurance is important, but we often put it off thinking we’ll get to it later.

Everyone’s circumstances are different. However, there are important life stages where you may want to consider life insurance:
● wedding planning
● having a child
● buying a house
● … View more
We know life insurance is important, but we often put it off thinking we’ll get to it later.

Everyone’s circumstances are different. However, there are important life stages where you may want to consider life insurance:
● wedding planning
● having a child
● buying a house
● writing a will

Until 31 November 2019, if you take out a Cigna LifeOne policy and you’ll receive $150 credit towards your premium payments.
Schedule a call with Cigna for a personalised quote and to talk through your options.

SCHEDULE A CALL

$150.00 policy credit applied after three months of premium payments. Terms and conditions apply. See www.cigna.co.nz/stuff for more information.
Schedule a Call

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1 day ago

Poll: Did you go to a ReCut event?

Felix Desmarais Reporter from Dominion Post

Kia ora Neighbours!

ReCut is a Wellington City Council initiative established in 2017. It's an event series which aimed to provide "free, public, outdoor, high-quality events".

Did you go to one? Had you heard of it? How did you hear about it? Vote and comment below.

Note: please… View more
Kia ora Neighbours!

ReCut is a Wellington City Council initiative established in 2017. It's an event series which aimed to provide "free, public, outdoor, high-quality events".

Did you go to one? Had you heard of it? How did you hear about it? Vote and comment below.

Note: please put "NFP" (not for publication) after your comment if you would not like it used in a story.

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Did you go to a ReCut event?
  • 2.6% I've attended a ReCut event
    2.6% Complete
  • 2.6% I think I stumbled upon one?
    2.6% Complete
  • 4.5% I heard about it, but didn't go
    4.5% Complete
  • 90.3% Never heard of it
    90.3% Complete
269 votes
13 hours ago

Poll: Are you a Guy Fawkes fan?

The team from Neighbourly.co.nz

Guy Fawkes is coming up on November 5, with fireworks going on sale next weekend.

Are you looking forward to fireworks displays? Will you be buying your own to let off?

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Are you a Guy Fawkes fan?
  • 10.3% Yes - I'll be buying fireworks
    10.3% Complete
  • 64.3% No - I think fireworks should be banned
    64.3% Complete
  • 25.3% Yes - But I'm not planning on buying fireworks
    25.3% Complete
1527 votes
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13 hours ago

Dance Lessons with the Harbour City Rock'n'Roll Club.

Danka from Wadestown

Rock'n'roll dance lessons start Mon 4 November
Elvis, Bill Haley, Chuck Berry - whether they're from your era, or your history classes, here's your chance to learn the dance moves that were all the rage in their time, with the Harbour City Rock'n'Roll Club.

Their … View more
Rock'n'roll dance lessons start Mon 4 November
Elvis, Bill Haley, Chuck Berry - whether they're from your era, or your history classes, here's your chance to learn the dance moves that were all the rage in their time, with the Harbour City Rock'n'Roll Club.

Their beginner lessons will teach you a range of '50s and '60's dance moves. No previous experience or dance partner necessary. Come along to get fit, have fun, and meet some new people. $30 for the course or $8 per lesson.
Lessons run for six Mondays from 4 Nov, 7.30-8.30pm, Northland Hall, Woburn Rd, Northland. More info - hcrnrclub@gmail.com

15 hours ago

Churton Park playgroup for under 5-year-olds!

The team from Churton Park Community Centre

Wednesday 9 am - 10.30 am
Thursday 11.30 am - 1 pm
All welcome at this self-run playgroup. Come along for a chat with other parents whilst the kids play.

For more information please contact Mai on 830 4802 or cpcc@wcc.govt.nz

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16 hours ago

Poll: Growing food in school.

NumberWorks'nWords Karori

Should this be part of your child's school curriculum?

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Growing food in school.
  • 96.3% Yes
    96.3% Complete
  • 3.7% No
    3.7% Complete
752 votes
17 hours ago

Marsden School Open Morning this Friday 25 October

Inge Doig from Samuel Marsden Collegiate School

Join us at Marsden School for our Preshool, Primary and Years 7-13 Open Morning this Friday 25 October, any time between 8.45am - 12pm. See our beautiful, green campus, learn about Visible Wellbeing and meet the teachers and students. Register your interest here:

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5 days ago

What's On: Heritage Rose Garden opening day

Peter from Wilton

Come and enjoy the gorgeous spring rose display at Otaki's renowned heritage rose gardens. $5 entry fee. Tea/coffee/snacks available for purchase. Rose plants for sale. Hope to see you there.
Heritage Rose Garden opening day
  • Trinity Rose Gardens
8 days ago

Poll: Will you be celebrating Halloween?

The team from Neighbourly.co.nz

Halloween is coming up on October 31, and there'll be lots of spooktacular-ly dressed trick or treaters around the neighbourhood!

Are you looking forward to seeing them? Will you be celebrating Halloween?

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Will you be celebrating Halloween?
  • 18.2% I love it - one of my favorite times of the year
    18.2% Complete
  • 4.2% I use it as an excuse to dress up!
    4.2% Complete
  • 14.6% Hate it - we shouldn't celebrate evil and darkness
    14.6% Complete
  • 30.5% It's a nuisance - I won't be answering the door on the night
    30.5% Complete
  • 32.5% It's just like any other day for me
    32.5% Complete
499 votes
21 hours ago

Researching buildings, architects and architecture

The Team from Alexander Turnbull Library

Come and hear about ways you can connect and use the collections at the Library. Talks will usually be held on the 3rd Tuesday of every month until November 2019.

Date: Tuesday, 29 October, 2019
Time: 12:10am to 1:00pm
Cost: Free event. You don't need to book.
Location: Te Ahumairangi … View more
Come and hear about ways you can connect and use the collections at the Library. Talks will usually be held on the 3rd Tuesday of every month until November 2019.

Date: Tuesday, 29 October, 2019
Time: 12:10am to 1:00pm
Cost: Free event. You don't need to book.
Location: Te Ahumairangi (ground floor), National Library, corner Molesworth and Aitken Streets, Thorndon

Interested in researching an important building in your life
Librarians Fiona Gray and Hannah Benbow will provide an introduction to using the Library’s collections to research New Zealand buildings, architects and architecture. This talk is a great place to start if you’re interested in researching an important building in your life!

Topics covered will include, finding building plans and images of buildings, looking for published material on architecture and architects, finding out about the owners of buildings and land, and key collections held at the Library.

While the talk will focus on resources held at the Library, they will also discuss other places to look and share stories behind some of their favourite buildings.

About the speakers
Fiona Gray and Hannah Benbow are both librarians at the Alexander Turnbull Library. They co-authored the Library’s Architecture Research Guide.



Image: Ian Athfield's bach at Awaroa Bay, Tasman District. Thompson, Paul David, 1951- : Photographic negatives, transparencies and prints, also papers. Ref: PA12-5645-21

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1 day ago

Get decorating and $ave with Resene.

Resene

Now’s a great time to get your painting, staining and wallpapering jobs underway.

Get 30% off Resene premium paints, wood stains, primers and sealers 4L and under including Resene testpots, 30% off our huge range of wallpaper, 25% off Resene premium paints, wood stains, primers and sealers, … View more
Now’s a great time to get your painting, staining and wallpapering jobs underway.

Get 30% off Resene premium paints, wood stains, primers and sealers 4L and under including Resene testpots, 30% off our huge range of wallpaper, 25% off Resene premium paints, wood stains, primers and sealers, 25% off decorating accessories and 25% off Resene cleaning products!

Discounts off the normal retail price at your local Resene owned ColorShop and participating reseller until 4 November 2019. Paint offers are also available at Mitre 10 MEGA and selected Mitre 10 stores. Excludes WallPrint, decals, Crown, trade and industrial products, PaintWise levy and account sales.

Visit your local Resene ColorShop or reseller and enjoy these great savings.
Find out more

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1 day ago

What is your favourite home cooked meal?

The Team from Play Stuff

Discover the Play Stuff recipes genre for inspiration on your next favourite home-cooked meal.

Step by step guides to all sorts of amazing recipes from Bacon, Egg, Tomato & Herb Cups to Chocolate Mud Cake.

What is your favourite home-cooked meal?
Watch now

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1 day ago

Fancy Dress at Wadestown Playgroup!

The Team from Wadestown Playgroup

It’s that time of year!! Fancy dress at playgroup! Think superheroes, fairies, pumpkins, witches, firemen, onesies whatever your kids are into!
There will be Halloween arts and crafts, face painting and the usual friendly and fun vibe.

Tuesday 29th Oct, Friday 1st Nov and Monday 4th Nov

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It’s that time of year!! Fancy dress at playgroup! Think superheroes, fairies, pumpkins, witches, firemen, onesies whatever your kids are into!
There will be Halloween arts and crafts, face painting and the usual friendly and fun vibe.

Tuesday 29th Oct, Friday 1st Nov and Monday 4th Nov

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