Op Shop volunteers sorting goods

St Johns Op Shop, Oasis
St John's Op Shop has the best prices in town

St Johns Op shop interior left

Oasis Op Shop

84 Bureta Road, Otumoetai
Opening hours 10:00am to 4:00pm Monday to Friday.

Donations of goods are most welcome - drop into the shop or phone to arrange collection
Phone 07 576-2422

Volunteers to help in the Op Shop are needed, kindly inquire in the Shop or at the Parish Office.
Contact our office

Playgroup in the church hall

Playgroup church hall
Golden Age in the church hall

Golden Age church hall

Hall, Kitchen, Lounge for Hire

  • Well heated Hall & Lounge
  • Comfortable chairs
  • Range of tables available
  • Fully equipped kitchen with industrial dishwasher

For Bookings contact Lynda Wallace in the Parish Office
Mon to Fri:  8.30am -1.00pm
Phone: 07 576-9923
Contact our office

Parish and Community Groups where everyone is welcome

Messy Church

Messy Church

Venue:  Parish Lounge and Hall
9th Feb. 4.00pm to 6.00pm

A wide range of play opportunities in a safe, friendly environment for children and parents to meet and socialise.
Food
Music
Crafts
Find out more here

St Johns Playgroup

St John's Anglican Playgroup

A wide range of play opportunities in a safe, friendly environment for children and parents to meet and socialise. Excellent for first time mothers or parents new to Tauranga.
Held in the Parish Lounge and Hall during school terms.
Find out more at Playgroup Facebook

Toy Library

Toy Library

The Toy Library has over 500 toys available for hire. It is situated behind the Church.
For further details please
Find out more at Toy Library Facebook

Association Anglican Women

Association of Anglican Women

2nd Tuesday monthly 7.15pm in the Parish Lounge.
Friendly chat and cuppa, make friends and have some fun amongst a group of friendly caring women.
Sales Table for small fundraising projects to support overseas, outreach, and improvements around our lovely church.
Contact: Mary Toomer
07 576 4916

Golden Age

Golden Age

1st Wednesday of every month (except January)
2pm - 3.30pm in the Church Hall $3.00 per person

Gathering of senior citizens from local retirement homes and others who would enjoy a social afternoon.
Fellowship and social times.
Guest speakers and entertainers.
Special Christmas event.

Contact: The Rev'd Isabel Mordecai via the Parish Office 

Walking Group

Walking Group

We meet every Monday at 9.00am opposite Briscoes for a walk and at about 10am at The Raft for coffee and a chat. (The venue changes occasionally around Christmas.)
Contact:
Parish Office 07 576 9923

Men's Fellowship

Men's Fellowship

3rd Wednesday monthly at 6.00pm.
In the Parish hall (no gathering in January)
Charge:
$12.00 including dinner.
Guest speakers.
Contact:
Bob Shaw  07 543 1755

Lavender Craft Group

Lavender Craft Group

3rd Monday monthly 10.00am. We meet in various member's homes for embroidery, quilting and all handcrafts. If you just wish to come for morning tea you will be welcome.

We provide goods for a craft stall at Church Fairs and other events. We raise funds to help purchase flowers for the church generally and for special occasions such as Easter and Christmas.
Contact:
Liss Lloyd 07 576 9103

Benedictine Study

Benedictine Group

Thursday weekly 8.00am.
Morning prayer followed by discussion.
This group observes the Rule of Benedict and meets in the Church. Members of the group are Associates of the Order of the Holy Cross in Aotearoa - New Zealand. Everyone is welcome whether or not they are associates or followers of The Rule.
Contact:
The Rev'd Isabel Mordecai
via the Parish Office

Mahjong St Johns

St John's Mahjong

Every Monday at 1pm in the church hall.

Community Groups at St John's hall for you to join

Ballet Culture

Ballet Culture

Ballet.Culture celebrates the word ballet for all the greatness it inspires.
A culture where everyone is welcome to learn and enjoy what ballet has to offer.
For more information,
Go to our website

Bureta Garden Circle

Bureta Garden Circle

We meet at St John's Church Hall each
4th Tuesday 1pm monthly.

Scottish Country Dancing

Scottish Country Dancing

Mondays 7.30pm to 10pm
March to end of November
Ph : Heather 021 1855 747

Sequence Dancing

Sequence Dancing

Tauranga Social and Leisure Club
Tuesday 7pm - 9.30pm
2nd Tuesday 3.30pm - 6pm

Tai Chi Fan

Tai Chi Fan

Tuesdays 1pm - 2pm
Fridays 10am - 11am
Phone 552 6685
027 287 0456

Say Go Steady as you go

Steady as you Go

Wednesday 2pm
Ph 07 578 2631
Falls prevention exercise for strength and balance.
Run by Age Concern which is serving the needs of older people.
For more information,
Go to our website


Weightwatchers

Weight Watchers

When it comes to losing weight, everyone’s needs are different. That’s why our NEW myWW program is designed to suit your unique eating preferences and lifestyle.
For more information,
Go to our website

Pilates

Pilates Classes

Our Pilates classes provide the motivation of group exercise.
An experienced, qualified physiotherapist
not only teach's the class but is able to adjust techniques and exercises as appropriate to individual's requirements.
For more information,
Go to our website