Community Diary



Wednesday 13 March 2019
  • The Salvation Army Family store. Open 9.00am - 5.00pm. 48 Helwick St.

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

  • UC Hospice Warehouse/Shop. Open 9.00am - 2.00pm weekdays. 9A Gordon Rd. Ph 443 5894.

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

  • Volunteer for habitat restoration at Te Kakano's community based nursery. 9.00am - 12.00pm. All welcome, no skills required. info@tekakano.org.nz, Andrew 021 342 187, www.tekakano.org.nz

  • St Columba’s Anglican Church. 10.00am, cnr Upton & McDougall Sts. Mid-week Communion service with discussion. All welcome.

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

  • Wanaka Croquet Club. Golf Croquet only. 9.30am - 12.00pm, 211 Warren St. Names in by 9.20am to be included in the draw.

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

  • Cromwell Funding Clinic. 2.30 - 4.30pm, Central Lakes Trust Boardroom, 190 Waenga Dr, Cromwell. Looking for funding for a community project? Not sure where to start and have a few questions? Come and meet your local funders and discuss your project. To register your interest email info@clt.net.nz

  • Wanaka Upper Clutha Lions Club (ladies). 6.15/6.30pm, Golf Club Rooms for meeting, meal and social time. Guests welcome. Ph. Lorraine 0274 737 813.

  • Wanaka Creative Fibre Group. 12.30pm, Croquet Club Rooms, Warren St. Visitors welcome.



Thursday 14 March 2019
  • The Salvation Army Family store. Open 9.00am - 5.00pm. 48 Helwick St.

  • Wanaka Men's Tennis. 3.00 - 5.30pm, Upton St courts. Visitors welcome.

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

  • UC Hospice Warehouse/Shop. Open 9.00am - 2.00pm weekdays. 9A Gordon Rd. Ph 443 5894.

  • Wanaknit. Wanaka’s community knitting group. 5.30pm, Alchemy, 151 Ardmore St. Bring your knitting or crochet project. All welcome. 

  • Embroidery Group. Meeting Day. 1.30pm, Arts Centre.

  • Wanaka Toastmasters. 7.15pm, St Johns room, 4 Link Way. Are you wanting to be a better speaker, have more confidence, be a better leader. Stretch yourself and see what it is about. Sit and observe or have a go. Contact Jamie 021 331 245.

  • Wanaka Playgroup. 9.30 - 11.30am, Wanaka Squash Club, Stone St. 0-5yrs. Meet our new co-ordinator - Nick Cane! Great outdoor fenced area and indoor learning experiences. $3/session or $30/term. All welcome. Contact Shaz 021 1678 155.

  • 9 Hole Ladies Golf. Discs in by 9.00am. All welcome.

  • PrimeTimers. Meet 2.00pm, Presbyterian Church Hall, Tenby St to hear interesting speakers and enjoy afternoon tea. Over 60s welcome! Ph Helen 021 0431 054.

  • Wanaka Artisan Market. 3.00 - 6.00pm, Bullock Creek, outside Speights Ale House. Local arts, crafts & produce.

  • Hawea Playgroup. 9.00am - 12.30pm. From new born - 5yr olds and parents. Messy play, sandpit, slide and climbing tree, op shop and more. See FB for more info. 

  • Community Kapa Haka. 6.00 - 8.00pm. MAC common room. Koha & Kai. All ages. 

  • Baby Massage Taster Session. 10.30 - 11.30am, Plunket Rooms, 51 Ardmore St. Learn the benefits of massage for you and your baby. Suitable for newborns to crawling. All welcome.

  • Rehearsal for Stainer's Crucifixion. 6.00 - 7.00pm, Presbyterian Church. Service 7.00pm. All singers welcome.

  • Wanaka Croquet Club. 211 Warren St. Golf and Association Croquet, 1.30 - 4.00pm. Names to be in by 1.20pm. Visitors welcome.

  • Mens 9 Hole Golf. Cards in by 8.45am, tee off 9.00am, all welcome.

  • Wanaka South School Information Evening. 5.00 - 7.00pm, the lawn adjacent to the Rec Centre carpark. Drop in anytime that suits (official introductions 6.00pm). Free sausage sizzle. All welcome.



Friday 15 March 2019
  • The Salvation Army Family store. Open 9.00am - 5.00pm. 48 Helwick St.

  • 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. Ph 443 4142.

  • UC Hospice Warehouse/Shop. Open 9.00am - 2.00pm weekdays. 9A Gordon Rd. Ph 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.
  • Out of nappies and onto the toilet! 12 noon - 1.00pm. Wanaka Plunket Rooms, 51 Ardmore St. Come along for tips, tricks and information. No registration required.

  • Introduction to Solids. 10.30 - 11.30am, Plunket Rooms, 51 Ardmore St. Find out about this next step in your baby’s development. Mums, Dads and bubs welcome. No registration necessary. 

  • St Columba's Church coffee group - Beanie Cafe, Ardmore St, 10.00am.

  • JP Services at Community Networks. 10.30 - 11.30am. To book phone 03 443 7799.

  • JP Services at Community Networks. 10.30 - 11.30am. To book phone 03 443 7799.



Saturday 16 March 2019
  • The Salvation Army Family Store. Open 9.30am - 4.00pm. 48 Helwick St.

  • Wanaka Parkrun. 8.00am, Wanaka Station Park. A free, weekly, timed 5km run. All abilities welcome! Coffee at Edgewater after the event. Register at www.parkrun.co.nz/wanaka. Contact Jane and Adam on 021 1515 895 or wanakaoffice@parkrun.com

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

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

  • Wanaka Croquet Club. 211 Warren St. Golf and Association Croquet, 1.30 - 4.00pm. Names to be in by 1.20pm. Visitors welcome.



Sunday 17 March 2019
  • Holy Family Catholic Church. 152 Aubrey Rd. Holy Mass 9.00am. 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

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

  • Wanaka Baptist Church. 5.30pm, Upper Clutha Plunket Room, 51 Ardmore St. All welcome. Ph. Derek 021 2805 817.

     

  • Wanaka Presbyterian Church. We would love you to join us for our family service at 9.30am. Ian Hyslop continues our Easter series, The Challenge of Jesus, looking at His strategy. Stay for a cuppa and a chat after the service.



Monday 18 March 2019
  • Alcoholics Anonymous. 7.30pm, Plunket Rooms, 51 Ardmore St.

  • The Salvation Army Family store. Open 9.00am - 5.00pm. 48 Helwick St.

  • Wanaka Social Tennis. 9.00am - 12.00pm, Upton St courts. Visitors welcome.

  • Wanaka Walkers: 9.00am meet on lakefront, McDougall St. Bring appropriate clothing and lunch. Check wanakawalkerblogsite.co.nz for details.

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

  • UC Hospice Warehouse/Shop. Open 9.00am - 2.00pm weekdays. 9A Gordon Rd. Ph 443 5894.

  • Wanaka Bridge Club. Cardrona Stakes. Be seated 6.50pm. 9 Cliff Wilson St. All welcome.

  • Wriggle and Rhyme (0-2 yrs) 10.00am then Storytime and Craft Activities (2-5 yrs). 10.30 - 11.30am, Hawea Library every Monday in term time.

  • Wanaka Playgroup. 9.30 - 11.30am, Wanaka Squash Club, Stone St. 0-5yrs. Meet our new co-ordinator - Nick Cane! Great outdoor fenced area and indoor learning experiences. $3/session or $30/term. All welcome. Contact Shaz 021 1678 155.

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

  • Hawea Playgroup. 9.00am - 12.30pm. From new born - 5yr olds and parents. Messy play, sandpit, slide and climbing tree, op shop and more. See FB for more info. 

  • Wanaka Grandview Club meets at Wanaka Golf Club 10am. Fellowship for seniors. Visitors welcome.

  • Wanaka Bubs and Bugs Walking Group. Meeting at 10.30am, see FB page for location (rotates around four places). Free. All welcome.



Tuesday 19 March 2019
  • The Salvation Army Family store. Open 9.00am - 5.00pm. 48 Helwick St.

  • Lake Hawea Knitting Group. 12.30pm, Lake Hawea Library. For those who like to knit or would like to learn. Enquiries Denise 0210 378 347.

  • 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.

  • Wanaka Men's Tennis. From 6.00pm, Upton St courts. Visitors welcome.

  • BNI Wanaka. Business referral networking group meeting weekly for breakfast 7.00 - 8.30am, Jack Rabbit. For more info or to join a meeting, Mark Anderson 0274 641 641.

  • Wanaka Mental Health Peer Support Group. 6.00 - 7.00pm, Plunket Room, 51 Ardmore St. All welcome! peersupport@mentalhealthwanaka.org FB: "Wanaka Mental Health Peer Support Group - Public" or  www.mentalhealthwanaka.org

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

  • UC Hospice Warehouse/Shop. Open 9.00am - 2.00pm weekdays. 9A Gordon Rd. Ph 443 5894.

  • Wriggle & Rhyme. Wanaka Library. 10.30 - 11.00am. 0-2 years. Come and enjoy rhythm and movement through music and song, a fun and engaging time with your little one. All welcome. Free.

  • Rotary Club of Wanaka. Weekly meeting 6.00pm, Wanaka Districts Club, 45 Plantation Rd. New members welcome. Deb 021 442 622.

  • Volunteer for habitat restoration at Te Kakano's community based nursery. 9.00am - 12.00pm. All welcome, no skills required. info@tekakano.org.nz, Andrew 021 342 187, www.tekakano.org.nz

  • Wanaka Bridge Club. Social session. Bring lunch and be seated at 10.50am. 9 Cliff Wilson St. All welcome.

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

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

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

  • Wanaka Mental Health Peer Support Group. 6.00 - 7.00pm, Plunket Room, 51 Ardmore St. For more details, peersupport@mentalhealthwanaka.org FB: "Wanaka Mental Health Peer Support Group - Public" or www.mentalhealthwanaka.org. All welcome!

  • Hawea Playgroup. 9.00am - 12.30pm. From new born - 5yr olds and parents. Messy play, sandpit, slide and climbing tree, op shop and more. See FB for more info. 

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

  • JP SERVICES are available at Community Networks every Tuesday from 1.00-2.00pm and Friday from 10:30-11:30am.  Please book your appointment by ringing Community Networks on 03 443 7799.