Welcome to the ADSA fortnightly e-news.

Coming up in the next few weeks::

  • Harbour Volleyball Event: 11th Sept

  • ADSA AGM and Community Service Award presentation: 18th Sept

  • Primary Schoolers Playdate & Clothing/Toy Giveaway: 25th Sept

North Harbour Volleyball opportunity 🏐

Event day 11 Sept, 12pm to 1:30pm.  See attached details.  The poster says 11, but if you are younger, and want to try it out – please come along.  There will be plenty of coaches and support on the day.


ADSA AGM and Community Service Award presentation

18th Sept, 2pm via zoom.  We have sent a direct email with all the details – so please check your inbox (from  This event will include the presentation of our Community Service Award for 2022 to Marlene Green from Auckland Whanau Special Needs Support Group.  Please come along to show your support and appreciation.

Primary Schoolers Playdate & Clothing/Toy Giveaway

Primary schoolers - come and join the fun on 25 September. We can’t wait to see you. It’s going to be FANTASTIC to see all your smiling faces again.

PRIMARY SCHOOLERS PLAYDATE: 25th September 2pm - Grey Lynn Community Centre

 Kids Christmas Party
     20th November 2022     

This is for carers and siblings of our 0–12 year members – and will be held at Kiwi Valley Farm.  We are having this nice and early this year before the Christmas chaos kicks in.  We will open registrations end September – but please put the date in your diary!

Fundraising raffle and auction 
(goodies needed please!)

Over the next few months, we will be planning our major fundraising raffle, and also online auction (held at different times).  We are looking for contributions of prizes, and auction items.  These can be in the form of physical items, or gift vouchers for a product  or service.  Please approach your family and friends.  Details to Xuan (


To our members who have their own products to sell.  You are very welcome to join us at the kids Christmas party – and set up a table to sell from.  Also – please let us know about your business – so we can feature you in our social media campaign leading up to Christmas. =)
Please email Xuan on or Paula on if you have any questions regarding the events and news highlighted in this update.
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