Community Diary



Wednesday 21 August 2019
  • UC Hospice Shop. Open 10.00am - 5.00pm. 73 Brownston St. 443 4142.

  • UC Hospice Warehouse/Shop. Open 10.00am - 3.00pm weekdays. 9A Gordon Rd. 443 5894.

  • Wanaka Bridge Club. Hunter pairs. Be seated 6.50pm. 9 Cliff Wilson St. All welcome. 

  • Alcoholics Anonymous. 7.30pm, St Ninian’s Church, Kane Rd, Hawea Flat.

  • Wanaka Lighthouse Church. Come join with us for worship, interactive teaching and friendship. Casual, relaxed, lounge environment. We meet at 6.45pm @ 28 Reece Cres (Behind Guthrie Bowron and up the stairs). W: lighthouseglobal.org/wanaka FB: @wanakalighthouse. Ph: 0204 621 000.

  • Volunteer for habitat restoration at Te Kakano's community-based native plant nursery. 1.00 - 4.00pm. All welcome! Queries: info@tekakano.org.nz or Andrew 021 342 187.

  • Reading to Dogs - Wanaka Library 3.30 - 5.00pm, Bookings essential. Please contact the library for further information. Phone: 03 443 0410.

  • The Salvation Army Family Store open 9.00am to 5.00pm Monday to Friday. Phone 443 5068.

  • Pre-school Storytime. Wanaka Library. 10.00 - 11.00am. 3-5 years. Come and enjoy some stories followed by a craft activity. All welcome. Free.

  • Mainly Music Hawea Flat. Music, movement & fun for children 0-4 and their caregivers. St Ninian’s Church, Kane Rd, 9.30 -11.00am. $4/family, includes morning tea.

  • St Columba’s Anglican Church, cnr Upton & McDougall Sts. 10am, mid-week Communion service with discussion. All welcome.

  • Wanaka & Districts lions club. Every third Wednesday of the month, phone secretary Steve Richmond 027 604 5031



Thursday 22 August 2019
  • UC Hospice Shop. Open 10.00am - 5.00pm. 73 Brownston St. 443 4142.

  • UC Hospice Warehouse/Shop. Open 10.00am - 3.00pm weekdays. 9A Gordon Rd. 443 5894.

  • Embroidery Group Workshop Day. Arts Centre, 10.30am.

  • Wanaka Men's Social Tennis. 3.00 - 5.30pm, Upton St courts. Visitors welcome.
  • Wanaknit. Wanaka’s community knitting group. 5.30pm, Alchemy, 151 Ardmore St. Bring your knitting or crochet project. All welcome. 

  • Wanaka Artisan Market. Beside Speights Alehouse, 3.00 - 6.00pm. 

  • Ladies 9 hole golf. Discs in by 10.00am please. New members and visitors welcome.

  • Wanaka Playgroup. 9.30 - 11.30am, Wanaka Squash Club, Stone St. 0-5yrs. Great outdoor fenced area and indoor learning experiences.New baby/toddler euipment just arrived! $3/session or $30/term. All welcome. Shaz 021 1678 155.

  • The Salvation Army Family Store open 9.00am to 5.00pm Monday to Friday. Phone 443 5068.

  • Men's 9 Hole Golf. Cards in by 09.45am please. New members and visitors welcome.

  • Hawea Playgroup - 9-12.30, Mon/ Tue/ Thurs. Fantastic indoor and outdoor play spaces, messy play, climbing tree, sandpit, activities and crafts. Coffee/ tea, baking and adult company for parents! Also an opp shop with heaps of awesome baby and kids clothes. 

  • Lake Hawea Tennis Club AGM - 7.30pm, lounge bar, Hawea Hotel. Funding to resurface existing courts to be discussed. All welcome. 



Friday 23 August 2019
  • Wanaka Bowling Club Progressive Tournament. Names in by 1.00pm, start 1.15pm. Visitors welcome.

  • UC Hospice Shop. Open 10.00am - 5.00pm. 73 Brownston St. 443 4142.

  • UC Hospice Warehouse/Shop. Open 10.00am - 3.00pm weekdays. 9A Gordon Rd. 443 5894.

  • Wanaka Bridge Club. Friday Handicap Bridge. Play starts 1.00pm. 9 Cliff Wilson St. All welcome.

  • Alcoholics Anonymous. 7.30pm, Plunket Rooms,  51 Ardmore St. All welcome.
  • JP Services at Community Networks. 10.30 - 11.30am. To book phone 03 443 7799.

  • Wanaka Social Tennis. 10.00am - 12.30pm. Upton St courts. Visitors welcome.
  • TOY LIBRAY. 3 Reece Cres, 9.30am - 11.30am.

     

  • Ayurveda and Women's Health talk. 7.00 - 9.00pm at Yoga Ground. Enquiries to Susan 021 2226 550. Bookings essential.

  • The Salvation Army Family Store open 9.00am to 5.00pm Monday to Friday. Phone 443 5068.

  • Meditation, 12midday St Columba’s Anglican Church, cnr Upton & McDougall Sts. All welcome. Contact – Damon Plimmer ucang@calledsouth.org.nz.



Saturday 24 August 2019
  • UC Hospice Shop. Open 10.00am - 4.00pm. 73 Brownston St. Volunteers needed. Ph 443 4142.

  • Wanaka Parkrun. 9.00am, Wanaka Station Park. A free, weekly, timed 5km run. All abilities welcome! Coffee at Edgewater after the event. Register www.parkrun.co.nz/wanaka. Contact Jane/Adam 021 1515 895 or wanaka@parkrun.com

  • Wanaka Social Tennis. 1.00 - 4.00pm, Upton St courts. Visitors welcome.
  • TOY LIBRAY. 3 Reece Cres, 9.30am - 11.30am.

     

  • Habitat restoration planting with Te Kakano at Fossil Creek (along the Millennium track) at 10am. From Waterfall Creek carpark, walk a few hundred metres towards Glendhu Bay until you find us. Tools and morning tea provided. Bring sturdy shoes. All welcome! Queries: info@tekakano.org.nz, FB page or call 021 342 187.



Sunday 25 August 2019
  • Holy Family Catholic Church Holy Mass. 11.00am.152 Aubrey Rd. All welcome. See notice at church for week day Mass times.

  • Wanaka New Life Church. 10.00am, 50 Reece Cres. Multi-generational meeting, great worship and kids' programme. Visitors welcome. 027 2927 770, newlife.co.nz

  • Night Church. 50 Reece Crescent, 6.15pm for food 7.00pm for worship and word.  All welcome for our winter nights at Wanaka New Life Church. www.newlife.co.nz

  • Narcotics Anonymous. Wanaka 8.00pm at the Plunket Room, 51 Ardmore Street, next to the BP Garage. Tel NA Helpline 0800 628 632.

  • St Columba’s Anglican Church, cnr Upton & McDougall Sts. Holy Communion, 9.30am. All welcome.

  • Weekly Meditation, Sundays 6pm. At Mountain Spirit. 250 Hawea Back Road, Hawea Flat. All welcome. Contact Randall, 0204 111 2668 or for more information go to www.mtnspirit.nz

  • St Ninians Presbyterian Church. Meet at 10.00am Hawea Flat. We would love you to join us, a warm welcome awaits you!

  • Wanaka Presbyterian Church. 9.30am Service followed by a cuppa! Hymns and the Word at 11am (Traditional hymns and words of the faith) All Welcome. 92 Tenby Street.

  • Wanaka Baptist Church meets Sunday evening, 5.30pm at the Upper Clutha Plunket Room, 51 Ardmore Street. All welcome! Enquiries: Derek at 021 2805 817.

  • Ngai Tahu meeting Sunday 25th August from 2 - 4 pm Hawea Flat Hall supper room. Bring a plate for shared afternoon tea. Discuss a new name for our group and pending visit from Runaka representatives in September. 



Monday 26 August 2019
  • Wanaka Walkers. 9.30am meet on lakefront, McDougall St. Bring appropriate clothing and lunch. wanakawalkerblogsite.co.nz for details.

  • UC Hospice Shop. Open 10.00am - 5.00pm. 73 Brownston St. 443 4142.

  • UC Hospice Warehouse/Shop. Open 10.00am - 3.00pm weekdays. 9A Gordon Rd. 443 5894.

  • Wanaka Bridge Club. Glendhu Pairs. Be seated 6.50pm. 9 Cliff Wilson St. All welcome.

  • Meditation. 5.00pm, St Columba's Anglican Church, cnr Upton and McDougall Sts. All welcome

  • Pembroke Club of Wanaka, Meeting at 10.00am, Wanaka Golf Club.

  • Wanaka Social Tennis. 10.00am - 12.30pm. Upton St courts. Visitors welcome.
  • Smallbore Rifle Club, Lake Wanaka Centre, 6.30pm.

  • Wanaka Playgroup. 9.30 - 11.30am, Wanaka Squash Club, Stone St. 0-5yrs. Great outdoor fenced area and indoor learning experiences.New baby/toddler euipment just arrived! $3/session or $30/term. All welcome. Shaz 021 1678 155.

  • Reading to Dogs - Wanaka Library 3.30 - 5.00pm, Bookings essential. Please contact the library for further information. Phone: 03 443 0410.

  • The Salvation Army Family Store open 9.00am to 5.00pm Monday to Friday. Phone 443 5068.

  • Central Lakes Trust Elections - Candidate Evening

    Nominations are opening for the Central Lakes Trust elections!   
    Every three years, we, as a community elect who will represent us, and serve on the Board of Central Lakes Trust.
    If you think you have the skills to join our forward thinking team of trustees, and you would like to know more about what it means to be a trustee come along to our candidate evening, Monday 26 August, 6pm, Edgewater Hotel, Wanaka. Call 0800 00 11 37 to register

  • Hawea Playgroup - 9-12.30, Mon/ Tue/ Thurs. Fantastic indoor and outdoor play spaces, messy play, climbing tree, sandpit, activities and crafts. Coffee/ tea, baking and adult company for parents! Also an opp shop with heaps of awesome baby and kids clothes. 



Tuesday 27 August 2019
  • Say Go - Falls prevention exercises for over 65s. 2.00 - 3.00pm, Otago Age Concern. St John Rooms, Link Rd. $2. All welcome. Enquiries Judy 443 4121.

  • UC Hospice Shop. Open 10.00am - 5.00pm. 73 Brownston St. 443 4142.

  • UC Hospice Warehouse/Shop. Open 10.00am - 3.00pm weekdays. 9A Gordon Rd. 443 5894.

  • Wanaka Bridge Club - social bridge session. Bring lunch and be seated by 10.50am. All welcome.

  • Breastfeeding Support. 10.00am - 12.00pm, 2nd and 4th Tuesday of each month. Wanaka Plunket Rooms. Peer Supporters Lactation consultant 022 385 0913 or 0800 560 650. FB Wanaka Well.

  • Yoga in the Community for good health and calmness. 9.30am, St John Room. Contact Carmen 022 3265 019 / learn more at abundant.earth

  • JP Services at Community Networks. 1.00 - 2.00pm. To book phone 03 443 7799.

  • JP Services at Community Networks every Tuesday from 1.00 - 2.00pm and Friday 10.30 - 11.30am.  Please book on 03 443 7799.

  • Volunteer for habitat restoration at Te Kakano's community-based native plant nursery. 1.00 - 4.00pm. All welcome! Queries: info@tekakano.org.nz or Andrew 021 342 187.

  • Toy Library. 3 Reece Cres, 7.30pm - 8.30pm.

     

  • Lake Hawea Knitting Group. From12.30pm, Lake Hawea Library. For anyone interested in knitting. Enquiries Denis 021 0378 347.

  • Cancer Coffee Crew - survivors, carers, volunteers. Meet Tuesdays 11.00am, all welcome. Contact Helen 027 2246 929.

  • Mainly Music. Music, movement & fun for children 0-4yrs & their caregivers. 9.30 -11.00am. St Andrew Presbyterian Church Community Centre, 91 Tenby St. $4/family.

  • Wriggle & Rhyme. Wanaka Library. 10.30 - 11.00am. 0-2 years. Come and enjoy rhythm and movement through music and song. All welcome. Free.

  • The Salvation Army Family Store open 9.00am to 5.00pm Monday to Friday. Phone 443 5068.

  • Hawea Playgroup - 9-12.30, Mon/ Tue/ Thurs. Fantastic indoor and outdoor play spaces, messy play, climbing tree, sandpit, activities and crafts. Coffee/ tea, baking and adult company for parents! Also an opp shop with heaps of awesome baby and kids clothes.