Community Diary



Wednesday 18 October 2017
  • Wanaka Library Preschool Storytime. 10 - 11am, story reading followed by an activity for 3-5 year olds.

  • Wanaka Bridge Club, Tarras Stakes, 6.50pm, 9 Cliff Wilson St. 

  • Upper Clutha Hospice Shop. Open 10am - 5pm Mon - Fri and 11am - 3pm Sat. Wide range of items available every day. Volunteers & donations appreciated.

  • Alcoholics Anonymous. St Ninians Presbyterian Church Hall, Hawea Flat. 7.30pm. All welcome.

  • Wanaka Croquet Club. Warren St. Golf croquet only, 9.30am -12 noon. Names in by 9.20am.

  • Mainly Music Hawea Flat. Music, movement and fun for children 0-4yrs and their caregivers. Held at St Ninian's Church, Kane Rd, Hawea Flat. 9.30 - 11am, $3 per family, includes morning tea.

  • Volunteer for Habitat Restoration at Te Kakano's community-based native plant nursery. 9 - noon. All welcome. info@tekakano.org.nz  www.tekakano.org.nz

  • St Columba’s Anglican Church, cnr Upton & McDougall Sts. Holy Communion with discussion at 10am.



Thursday 19 October 2017
  • Aspiring Quilters - Wanaka's quilting group meeting 1 - 4pm, Faulks Room, Lake Wanaka Centre. Visitors and new members welcome. Call Clare 443 4303 for more info.

  • Knit Club Wanaka. A social fun free club meeting every week from 5.30pm, Alchemy Cafe. Come along, make new friends, knit, learn to knit and enjoy a drink and/or something to eat. All ages and skills welcome, come at a time that suits until at least 8pm. For info email shop@thewoven.co.nz

  • Upper Clutha Hospice Shop. Open 10am - 5pm Mon - Fri and 11am - 3pm Sat. Wide range of items available every day. Volunteers & donations appreciated.

  • Upper Clutha Branch NZ Deerstalkers Association meet 7pm on the third Thursday each month. Wanaka Districts Club, Plantation Rd. For more info contact the Secretary, Murray Burns uppercluthadeerstalkers@gmail.com

  • Wanaka Artisan Market showcasing the finest local cart and produce 3 - 6pm, at Bullock Creek.

  • Wanaka Croquet Club. 1.30 - 4pm. Warren St. Golf and Association Croquet. Visitors welcome.

  • Men's 9 Hole Golf. Cards in a 9.15am for 9.30am start. Visitors welcome.

  • Wanaka Playgroup. Wear your favourite Halloween costume today! 9.30 - 11.30am, 0-5yrs at Wanaka Squash Club, Stone St. Great outdoor fenced area and indoor learning experiences. $3 per family or $30 per term. First visit free. All welcome, Contact Kelli 021 776 853.

  • Ladies Nine Hole Golf. Canadian Foursome. Discs in by 9am for 9.30am start. Visitors welcome.

  • Hawea Playgroup, 9.30am - 12.30pm (Mon, Tues & Thu). Babies to 5 year olds. Water-play, tree-climbing, playdough, sandpit, friendly-faces and coffee! Find us in the cute pink and yellow building at 554 Camp Hill Rd and on Facebook for updates.



Friday 20 October 2017
  • Wanaka Bridge Club. Friday Bridge, 12.50pm, 9 Cliff Wilson St, visitors welcome.

  • Alcoholics Anonymous Steps & Traditions Meeting. 7.30pm, Wanaka Plunket Rooms. Open meeting.

  • Upper Clutha Hospice Shop. Open 10am - 5pm Mon - Fri and 11am - 3pm Sat. Wide range of items available every day. Volunteers & donations appreciated.

  • St. Columba's Church Coffee Group, Beanie Cafe, Ardmore St, 10am.

  • Wanaka Social Tennis. Upton St courts 9am - 12noon. Visitors welcome.

  • Wanaka Bowling Club Progressive Tournament. Names in by 1pm, start 1.15pm. Visitors welcome.

  • Qigong Teacher Training with Master Practitioner Peter Caughey. Learn how to move healing Qi (energy) in yourself & others. Wanaka Yacht Club, Lake Wanaka Marina - Roys Bay, Lakeside Rd. For more info: info@forestrock.com

  • Otago Brain Injury Appeal.  9am-7pm at New World.  9am-4pm at Paper Plus.  All donations gratefully accepted.

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



Saturday 21 October 2017
  • Upper Clutha Hospice Shop. Open 10am-3pm. Wide range of items available every day. Volunteers & donations appreciated.

  • Annual Duck Race. Bullock Creek. Tickets on sale. All proceeds to the Wanaka Community c/ Wanaka Rotary Club.

  • Wanaka Croquet Club. 1.30 - 4pm. Warren St. Golf and Association Croquet. Visitors welcome.

  • Mr Yipadee Is coming to Wanaka Library. Join us for a fun, interactive and energetic live show with Mr Yipadee! 1.30pm, Wanaka Library. Free event. All welcome.

  • Wanaka Social Tennis. 1.00 - 4.00pm at Upton St courts. Visitors welcome.

  • Qigong Teacher Training with Master Practitioner Peter Caughey. Learn how to move healing Qi (energy) in yourself & others. Wanaka Yacht Club, Lake Wanaka Marina - Roys Bay, Lakeside Rd. For more info: info@forestrock.com



Sunday 22 October 2017
  • Holy Family Catholic Church, 152 Aubrey Rd. Holy Mass at 11am. All welcome. See notice at Church for week day Mass times.

  • Presbyterian Community Church. 9.30am, Family Service with great kid's programme 3-14yrs, creche for under 3s. Love to see you there at 91 Tenby St. wpccc.org.nz Facebook wanakapresbyteriancommunitychurch

  • Night Church, 7pm. Contemporary worship, inspiring message. All welcome. Wanaka Presbyterian Community Church Centre, 91 Tenby St. wpccc.org.nz

  • Lake Hawea Golf Club. Sunday Golf 12 noon tee off.

  • Wanaka Baptist Church meets at 5.30pm, Lake Wanaka Centre, 89 Ardmore St. Come as you are! 021 2805 817.

  • Disc Golf Wanaka Incorporated. Casual/social Sunday competition. Doubles & singles. 12.30pm, Beaumont St end of Lismore Park. Look out for club flags. New players very welcome. The perfect complement for a walk in the park.

  • Free Community Yoga Class at Rhyme and Reason Brewery 11am. BYO mat and extra layers. Donations accepted for the teacher's hard work. 17 Gordon Rd.

  • Wanaka New Life Church. 10am, 50 Reece Cres. Multi-generational meetings with great worship and children's programme. Enquiries to 027 2927 770 www.newlife.co.nz

  • Wanaka Sunday Craft Market, Pembroke Park from 10am. Handmade NZ arts and crafts.

  • Qigong Teacher Training with Master Practitioner Peter Caughey. Learn how to move healing Qi (energy) in yourself & others. Wanaka Yacht Club, Lake Wanaka Marina - Roys Bay, Lakeside Rd. For more info: info@forestrock.com

  • St Columba’s Anglican Church, cnr Upton & McDougall Sts. Family Eucharist at 9.30am. All welcome.

  • Book Launch for 'Pembroke Park,' by Loris King.11am, meeting room at the Wanaka Hotel, Ardmore St.



Monday 23 October 2017
  • Alcoholics Anonymous. 7.30pm Plunket Rooms, Ardmore St. All welcome.

  • Wanaka Bridge Club, Labour Day Open - everyone welcome. 6.50pm, 9 Cliff Wilson St. 

  • Wanaka Walkers. Meet on lakefront opposite McDougall St at 9.30am. Bring a jacket and packed lunch. Contact Ruth 021 474 904.  

  • Upper Clutha Hospice Shop. Open 10am - 5pm Mon - Fri and 11am - 3pm Sat. Wide range of items available every day. Volunteers & donations appreciated.

  • The Pembroke Club of Wanaka meets 10am, Wanaka Golf Club.

     

  • Wanaka Social Tennis. Upton St courts 9am - 12noon. Visitors welcome.

  • Hawea Playgroup, 9.30am - 12.30pm (Mon, Tues & Thu). Babies to 5 year olds. Water-play, tree-climbing, playdough, sandpit, friendly-faces and coffee! Find us in the cute pink and yellow building at 554 Camp Hill Rd and on Facebook for updates.



Tuesday 24 October 2017
  • Say Go - Falls prevention exercises for over 65s. Otago Age Concern - St John's, Link Rd. 2 - 3pm $2. All welcome. Enquiries to Judy 443 4121.

  • Gentle Yoga for good health & calmness. 9.30 - 10.45am. St John Rooms, Link Way. Vouchers available for Cancer Society members. Open session for the community. Contact Carmen 0223 265 019.

  • Upper Clutha Hospice Shop. Open 10am - 5pm Mon - Fri and 11am - 3pm Sat. Wide range of items available every day. Volunteers & donations appreciated.

  • Mainly Music. Music, movement and fun for children 0-4yrs and their Caregivers. Held at St Andrews Presbyterian Church Community Centre, 91 Tenby St, Wanaka. 9.30 - 11am, $3 per family.

  • The Rotary Club of Wanaka. 6pm, Wanaka Golf Club. Visitors welcome.

  • BNI Wanaka. BNI is a business referral networking group. Meeting weekly for breakfast 7 - 8.30am at Alchemy. If you would like more information or to join a meeting, call the Chapter President, Vicki Donoghue 0272 089 462.

  • Lake Hawea Knitting Group. For those who love to knit or would like to learn, come along to the Lake Hawea Library Tuesdays from 12.30pm. Bring your projects new or old, share your knowledge and have a chat with like minded people. Enquiries Denise 0210 378 347.

  • Wanaka Men's Social Tennis. Upton St courts from 4pm. Men's A grade from 6pm. Visitors welcome.

  • Volunteer for Habitat Restoration at Te Kakano's community-based native plant nursery. 9 - noon. All welcome. info@tekakano.org.nz  www.tekakano.org.nz

  • Hawea Playgroup, 9.30am - 12.30pm (Mon, Tues & Thu). Babies to 5 year olds. Water-play, tree-climbing, playdough, sandpit, friendly-faces and coffee! Find us in the cute pink and yellow building at 554 Camp Hill Rd and on Facebook for updates.