Jim Apes had a great day that started with the surprise of two of his daughters, Glyneece and Jan and their husbands, arriving at around lunch time from Auckland and Australia. They kept him occupied while some of us prepared the meeting room ready for his afternoon tea. He did have a great surprise to see between 60 and 70 of his whānau, friends, residents and staff there to celebrate with him. Jim would like thank all for their kind wishes and Kāti Huirapa for their koha towards the afternoon tea. Nā, Betty Apes. [Read more…]