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The following groups meet at the Community House.


English Language Partners runs weekly sessions for NZ resident migrants and refugees wanting to practise spoken English. (Also meet on Thursdays). Ph 09 489 2078

HBC Scrabble Club meets from 12.30 - 3.30 weekly. Ph Ann on  421 1167.

Empathy group (suicide support) meets from 7.00 - 9.00 p m on the last Monday of the month unless it is a public holiday. Contact Brigitte on 021 102 8701 or brigitte.windsor@yahoo.co.nz. Also Empathy Group on Facebook.

Orewa 500 Club meets 6.30 - 9.30 weekly. (Once a month meeting is on Wednesday night at same time.) Contact Dianne (evenings) 424 3701 or email orewa500club@gmail.com.

North Shore Community Probation holds meetings weekly on corner site.

Rhythm Cloggers is currently on hold until sufficient new members come forward.


Whangaparaoa Gospel Assembly holds prayer meetings every Tuesday evening. Ph 427 8336 or email whagoas@gmail.com.

Dutch Coffee Group meets second week of month. Ph 427 6556 

"Mindfulness Works" 5.45 - 6.45 weekly. Ph Wimal 022 012 8692 or 022 018 6753 email wimwin2@gmail.com.      

Te Kura (Correspondence School) meets once a term. Day and venue varies - sometimes main site, sometimes corner site.


Pine Needles Craft group meets during term time from 10.00 - 1.00. Various crafts enjoyed and help given to new people wanting to learn.

North Auckland Women's Institute meets 1.30 - 3.30 making cards.

Home From Home childcare runs a morning playgroup on the corner site, 216 HBC Highway. Now run by Wee Wisdom Montessori with an office on Whangaparaoa Road.

English Conversation classes with Lyn currently on hold. She is available through Orewa Library in the meantime.

Orewa Police Mountain and Gun Safety courses  monthly 7.00 - 9.00 pm.

THURSDAYS English Language Partners conversational classes are held weekly. (Excluding school holidays.)   See Mondays for details.    

Embroiderers' Guild monthly 10.00 - 3.00. Ph Jacqui 424 4366

Plunket playgroup/Mums' Coffee Group on corner site 10.30 - 12.30. Enquire at Plunket.

HBC CH Governance Board meets in the second week each month at 1.30 pm.

"U Matter" course for personal anxieties, confidence and general well-being. 1.30-3.00. Lead by Heather and Vinnie.


EQUIP Seniors Coffee Group 9.30 - 11.30.  Phone us for details.

Sing with Strings ukulele sessions are being held on the corner site from 1.00 - 3.00. All welcome.

Alcoholics Anonymous - weekly 7.00 - 9.00pm. ph 0800AAWORKS  (0800 229 6757)


Art Soup meets every Saturday afternoon from 1.00 - 4.00 in the childcare building. Mosaic and other activities.

Whangaparaoa Gospel Assembly holds a weekly service at 10.00 a m. every Sunday. (See above for contact details.)


Other groups use our facilities for groups/meetings that are not open to the public or are not regular bookings. They are not listed here.

If you would like your group to meet at the Community House contact us.      We can offer you a competitive rate with easily accessible parking. Disabled facilities are available.

New groups/courses are most welcome. Regular or casual bookings.

Our old childcare site is available for children's birthday parties. (See Childcare page for photos.)

Ring 426 3598 and ask for Judith or Christine. (See Services page for details of meeting rooms available and photographs.)

For more information about any of the above groups contact us if no other contact is given.