Parksyde is an Activity Centre for the 55 plus. It has a weekly schedule of activities with no membership fee, but a small door charge for each activity. Activities include bokwa, book club, canasta, chess, card making, Counterpunch Parkinsons, dance sport, Embroiderers' Guild, indoor bowls, line dancing, mah-jong, Parksyde Cafe´ Knitters, Probus North, QE Health Balance Upright Standing, Rotorua Hospital Auxiliary Knitters' Group, rummikub, scrabble, seated aerobics, Seniornet, square dancing, table tennis, tai chi, Travel Club, U3A History Group, yoga, and Zumba. Check out www.parksyde., email nz, or call (07) 348 9892 weekdays. Other days by arrangements - telephone for appointment. Come and help the team of professional volunteers in making, painting and lining your own coffin/casket, or help others in making theirs. Plan your own end of journey. We also wrap and store. ‘See' us on Facebook and the website. Call (027) 549 4260 or email Rotorua Ostomy Group: Every third Friday until November. 11am to 1pm. Guest speakers. For more information call (07) 348 5882. Rotorua Bridge Club: 1pm at the Rotorua Bridge Club, Neil Hunt Park. Sessions of play, everybody welcome. Contact (07) 345 5114. Rummikub: 9.30am to 11.30am at Parksyde Activities Centre. For 55 plus. Please arrive by 9.15am. For more information call Betty on (07) 348 7018 or (021) 208 8301. Taoist Tai Chi: Learn the first 17 moves of the Taoist Tai Chi set, an ancient art that compliments all other exercise programmes, 9.30am. Taoist Tai Chi Academy, 1192 Eruera St, contact Trish (07) 349 4943. People First New Zealand: Meet monthly 1pm to 2.30pm on the last Saturday each month at Rotorua St John, 35 Pererika St. For people with learning and intellectual disabilities to learn about their rights and how to speak-up for what they want in their lives and community. Text Yi (027) 526 3387 or email Indoor Bowls: Rotorua Senior Citizens Club meet Balmerino Lounge, Rotorua Race Course, Monday, Thursday, Saturday, 10am to 12.30pm. $10 joining fee, $2 per day. Contact Natalie (07) 357 5122. Croquet Rotorua Club: Meet Saturday and Wednesday, 9.15am. New players welcome. Free tuition and equipment supplied. Challenge your mind while exercising your body. Contact (021) 039 7022. The first three sessions are free. Rotorua Singles Mingle Club Over 50s Group: Come along, have some fun with our lovely people, nice to have company, we welcome new suggestions. Weekly outings, activities, dinner, walks, shows, barbecues etc. Contact Max (022) 363 0282 or Tass (021) 027 45217 or Delwin (020) 416 69493. Royal New Zealand Air Force Association: Meets on the first Saturday of every month. Rotorua Public Library, meeting room, second floor. 10.30am to 12.30pm. New members welcome. Contacts: Jim Comber (07) 347 8265 or George Joseph (07) 348 3280.