Friday, October 14, 2016


Ladies from the Waikato Women’s Group have invited the Auckland Women’s Group members for lunch on Saturday 19 November.  We are taking a 48 seater bus to Hamilton.

Meet at :             Meadowbank Community Centre
                           29 St Johns Road, Meadowbank (next to Barfoot & Thompson)
Bus will leave Meadowbank   8.30am SHARP
Cost for bus trip:      $25.00 per person
This includes the return trip to Hamilton, visiting Frankton market, going to the Hamilton Women’s
Community Centre, 47 Lewis St, Glenview, Hamilton for lunch. 
We will leave Hamilton at 3.30pm
The bus will make a stop at Pokeno for those interested in purchasing bacon and ice cream.
Arrive back at Meadowbank Community Centre approx. 5.30pm.

As the ladies at Hamilton Women’s Group have invited us to lunch, we would like to take some baskets
to them for raffles.  

Please bring along non-perishable goods, biscuits, can or bottle goods, potato chip, Chinese groceries or articles towards the baskets on 15 October meeting (Ken Chan’s wine talk), to Senior Lifestyle (tai chi) or on the day of the trip and pass on to Jessie Kum-Edmonds or Myra Lowe.

Ken Chan, Winemaker

Our next meeting for this year will be held on Saturday 15 October 2016 at 1.30pm at
Meadowbank Community Centre, 29 St Johns Rd, Meadowbank

Ken Chan, Winemaker with an extensive knowledge of the industry, grew up in the wine industry and it became his life time career.

Ken will give a talk on a range of topics, such as
1.  Wines and what it is made from
2.  Natures gift of the grape vines
3.  How wines are made, from ancient times
4.  Main types of wines today
5.  Suggested paring of wine with food
6.  The health benefits of wines
7.  Totara’s contribution to NZ’s Wine Industry

Please bring along friends and neighbours to hear this interesting talk.
Afternoon tea will be served