Community Diary



Wednesday 21 February 2018
  • Alcoholics Anonymous. 7.30pm. St Ninian's Presbyterian Church Hall, Hawea Flat. All welcome.

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

  • Wanaka Bridge Club, Wilkin Pairs, 6.50pm. 9 Cliff Wilson St.

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

  • Pre-School Storytime at Wanaka Library. 10.00 - 11.00am. Come & listen to some stories followed by activities for 3-5 years.

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

  • Mainly Music Hawea Flat. Music, movement and fun for children 0-4 and their caregivers. Held at St Ninian's Church, Kane Rd, Hawea Flat. 9.30 - 11.00am. $3/family, includes morning tea.

  • Upper Clutha Hospice Shop. Open 10.00am - 5.00pm. 73 Brownston St. Volunteers required ph: 443 4142.

  • Wanaka Travel Club luncheon. 11am, Lake Hawea Hotel. Speaker Anthony Alderson: Myanmar. Visitors welcome. Contact Janet Sutton 443 2356 by Sun 18th Feb.



Thursday 22 February 2018
  • Hawea Playgroup. 9.00am - 12.30pm. Babies to 5 year olds. Check out the climbing tree, sensory play, water fun, playdoh, op shop and more. Always coffee and tea brewing, everyone welcome. Updates on FB page.  

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

  • Wanaka Playgroup. 9.30 - 11.30am Wanaka Squash Club, Stone St. 0-5yrs. Great outdoor fenced area & indoor learning experiences. $3/family or $30/term. First visit free. All welcome. Contact Kelli 021 776 853.

  • Ladies 9 Hole Golf. Discs in by 9am, tee off 9.30am. New members welcome.

  • Men’s 9 Hole Golf. Cards in by 9.15am, for 9.30am start. Visitors & new members welcome.

  • Upper Clutha Hospice Shop. Open 10.00am - 5.00pm. 73 Brownston St. Volunteers required ph: 443 4142.

  • Wanaka Toastmasters. 7.15pm, St John rooms, 4 Link Way. Watch or join in. A great evening of fun. Young and old. wanakatoastmasters@gmail.com

  • Wanaka Croquet Club. Warren St. Golf and Association Croquet, 9.30am - 12 noon. Names to be in by 9.20am. Visitors welcome.

  • PrimeTimers! Trip to Cardrona Alpine Resort. Bus departs from Showgrounds at 10.30am. Rug up and wear sensible shoes. Ph Helen 0210 431 054.

  • Wanaka Gareden Club.  Meeking at Bowling Club rooms, Tenby St at 7.30pm.  Speaker Dorella Osborne on "A Horticultural Life".  Raffles, sales table and supper.  Visitors welcome.  Contact Rochelle 0211 165 093.



Friday 23 February 2018
  • Wanaka Bowling Club Progressive Tournament. Names in by 1.00pm, start 1.15pm. Visitors welcome.

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

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

  • JP Services at Community Networks, 73 Brownston St, 10.30 - 11.30am. Appointments essential. Ph 03 443 7799.

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

  • Upper Clutha Hospice Shop. Open 10.00am - 5.00pm. 73 Brownston St. Volunteers required ph: 443 4142.

  • Genealogy Group meeting. 2pm St John Rooms, Link Way. Subject: "Wills and Gravesite websites". Bring a Will if you have one. All welcome.

  • Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting. 7.30pm, Wanaka Plunket Rooms, Ardmore St. All welcome.



Saturday 24 February 2018
  • Wanaka Social Tennis. Upton St courts 1-4pm. Visitors welcome.

  • Upper Clutha Hospice Shop. Open 11.00am - 3.00pm. 73 Brownston St. Volunteers required, ph: 443 4142.

  • Wanaka Croquet Club. Warren St. Golf and Association Croquet, 9.30am - 12 noon. Names to be in by 9.20am. Visitors welcome.

  • Wanaka Parkrun. A free, weekly, timed 5km run. All abilities welcome! Wanaka Station Park 8am. Join us for coffee at Edgewater after the event. Register at www.parkrun.co.nz/wanaka. Contact Jane or Adam on 021 1515 895 or wanakaoffice@parkrun.com



Sunday 25 February 2018
  • Wanaka Sunday Craft Market, Pembroke Park from 10am. Handmade NZ arts and crafts.

  • Free Community Yoga Class. 11.00am, Rhyme x Reason Brewery, 17 Gordon Rd. BYO mat and donations accepted for the teacher's hard work.

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

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

  • Wanaka Presbyterian Church @ 9.30am 91 Tenby St. Mary Somerville from Alpha will be sharing with us. Programmes for children aged 1-13. All welcome.

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

  • Wanaka Presbyterian Church at 9.30am. Mary Somerville from Alpha will be speaking. Fun programmes for the kids and creche for infants. All welcome. www.wpccc.org.nz

  • Wanaka Presbyterian Church @ 8pm. Come and hear four different people sharing about the Spiritual Disciplines that they practice in their lives.



Monday 26 February 2018
  • Wanaka Social Tennis. 9am - 12pm, Upton St courts. Visitors welcome.

  • Wanaka Bridge Club, Silver Championship Pairs, 6.50pm. 9 Cliff Wilson St.

  • Meditation. 5.00pm at St Columba's, cnr Upton & McDougall Sts. All welcome. Contact Annette 021 2075 122.

  • Hawea Playgroup. 9.00am - 12.30pm. Babies to 5 year olds. Check out the climbing tree, sensory play, water fun, playdoh, op shop and more. Always coffee and tea brewing, everyone welcome. Updates on FB page.  

  • Wanaka Playgroup. 9.30 - 11.30am Wanaka Squash Club, Stone St. 0-5yrs. Great outdoor fenced area & indoor learning experiences. $3/family or $30/term. First visit free. All welcome. Contact Kelli 021 776 853.

  • Upper Clutha Hospice Shop. Open 10.00am - 5.00pm. 73 Brownston St. Volunteers required ph: 443 4142.

  • Wriggle & Rhyme at Hawea Library every Monday in term time at 10am followed by story time and craft for preschoolers.

  • Alcoholics Anonymous. 7.30pm, Plunket Rooms, 51 Ardmore St.



Tuesday 27 February 2018
  • Lake Hawea Knitting Group. For those who love to knit or would like to learn. 12.30pm, Lake Hawea Library. Bring your projects new or old, share your knowledge & have a chat with like-minded people. Enquiries Denise 0210 378 347.

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

  • Rotary Club of Wanaka weekly get together. 6.00pm, Wanaka Golf Club. Contact Deborah Budden to join: deborahbudden@gmail.com

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

  • Wanaka Bridge Club, Tuesday Social Bridge. 11.00am. 9 Cliff Wilson St. Bring your lunch, all welcome.

  • JP Services at Community Networks. 1.00 - 2.00pm, 73 Brownston St. Appointments essential. Ph 03 443 7799.

  • Hawea Playgroup. 9.00am - 12.30pm. Babies to 5 year olds. Check out the climbing tree, sensory play, water fun, playdoh, op shop and more. Always coffee and tea brewing, everyone welcome. Updates on FB page.  

  • Wriggle and Rhyme at Wanaka Library. New time: 10.30 - 11am. Come and join in with some songs, rhymes and movement for 0-2 years.

  • Upper Clutha Hospice Shop. Open 10.00am - 5.00pm. 73 Brownston St. Volunteers required ph: 443 4142.

  • Mental Health Peer Support Group. 6.30pm - 7.30pm at Plunket, 51 Ardmore St. $5 donation to cover costs. Please request to join the FB group: "Mental Health Peer Support Group (Wanaka)" for more info. All welcome!

  • Mainly Music. Music, movement and fun for children 0-4yrs and their caregivers. 9.30 - 11.00am, St Andrews Presbyterian Church Community Centre, 91 Tenby St, Wanaka. $3/family.

  • Volunteering Central are at Community Networks today from 11.30am - 2.30pm. Chat to Gillian about volunteering in this fabulous community or to find out how we can support your volunteer programme. Pop in or make an appointment gillian@volunteeringcentral.org.nz www.volunteeringcentral.org.nz 443 4102.