Community Diary



Wednesday 30 May 2018
  • Alcoholics Anonymous. 7.30pm. St Ninian's Presbyterian Church Hall, Hawea Flat. All welcome.

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

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

  • Volunteer for Habitat Restoration at Te Kakano's community-based native plant nursery. 1.00 - 4.00pm. All welcome. info@tekakano.org.nz  www.tekakano.org.nz

  • St Columba’s Anglican Church, cnr Upton & McDougall Sts. Holy Communion with discussion at 10.00am.

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

  • Wanaka Library Pre-school Storytime Session. 10.00 - 11.00am. Come in and enjoy story time followed by activity/craft, for 3-5yrs. All welcome, no charge.

  • Car seat checks and installations. Wanaka Plunket Rooms, 51 Ardmore St. To make an appointment contact Belinda: 03 442 7380 / 021 521 495 or email belinda.ricketts@plunket.org.nz

     

     

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

  • New Zealand Hearing's Free Tinnitus seminar with international guest speaker Michael Stockhammer, Peak Functions Centre, 181/185 Upton St. 3 sessions across the afternoon/early evening. Reserve a spot on 03 443 0744.

  • Sewing/patchwork class. 5.30 - 8.00pm. Mt Aspiring College. Contact Angela for more details 0274 801 707. All welcome.



Thursday 31 May 2018
  • Embroidery Group. 5th Thursday Workshop, 10.30am Arts Centre.

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

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

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

  • Ladies 9 Hole Golf. Discs in by 10.00am. Tee off 10.30am. Visitors and new members welcome.

  • Wanaka Playgroup. Music Month of May. 9.30 - 11.30am, Wanaka Squash Club. Stone St. 0-5yrs. $3/family or $30 per term. *Mini Beats Music Session included* every Thursday in May, Ann-Marie will join us for a special music session. Come check us out and see what we have to offer you and your little ones. Contact Shaz 021 1678 155.

  • Men's 9 Hole Golf. Cards in by 10.15am for 10.30am start.  Visitors and new members welcome.

  • Ladies New & Newish to Wanaka luncheon. Contact Sue Saunders ASAP. Ph 443 7442.

  • Community Kapahaka. 6.00 - 8.00pm, Mt Aspiring College East Common Room. Open to all. Haere mai.



Friday 01 June 2018
  • Wanaka Bowling Club Progressive Tournament. Names in by 1.00pm, start 1.15pm. 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.

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

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

  • Wanaka Social Tennis. 10.00am - 12.30pm, Upton St courts. Visitors welcome.

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

  • Wanaka raised artist Ruby Urquhart's "Dealing With It" exhibition. Opening at 5pm, at Rippon Hall. The exhibition will run until the 1st of July.



Saturday 02 June 2018
  • Upper Clutha Hospice Shop. Open 11.00am - 3.00pm. 73 Brownston St. Volunteers required, ph: 443 4142.

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

  • Wanaka parkrun. 9.00am, Wanaka Station Park. A free, weekly, timed 5km run. All abilities welcome! Join us for 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. Upton St courts from 1.00 - 4.00pm. Visitors welcome.

  • Hawea Food Forest working bee! 10.00am - 2.00pm. Come along with work gloves and a smile to enjoy safe keeping our future food supply in a happy place! Contact Ben Elms on 0210 876 787, benelms29@gmail.com or find us on Facebook!

  • Habitat Restoration Planting at Albert Town Lagoon, with Te Kakano, the Albert Town Community Association and QLDC. All welcome. Tools provided, morning tea kindly provided by Double Black Cafe. Meet at 10am in the field by the Lagoon (access via Alison Ave). Enquiries: Andrew, ph 021 342 187. 



Sunday 03 June 2018
  • 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, 152 Aubrey Rd. Holy Mass at 9am. All welcome. Shared morning tea to follow. See notice at church for week day Mass times.

  • Community Worship at St. Ninians. 11.30am, Hawea Flat. Shared lunch to follow. All welcome.

  • Lighthouse Community. God centred worship and fellowship. 5.00pm, 28 Reece Cres (behind Guthrie Bowron and up the stairs). All welcome, ph 0210 2437 373, www.lighthouseglobal.org

  • Wanaka Baptist Church. 5.30pm, Lake Wanaka Centre, 89 Ardmore St. All welcome. Contact Derek 021 2805 817.

  • Wanaka Presbyterian Church. 10.00am. Ian Hyslop resumes the series "Surprised by Grace - 12 unlikely men - Jesus calls and uses even the most unlikely as His Kingdom Builders." Communion Service.

  • St Ninians, Hawea Flat. 11.30am. Aaron Johnstone's theme is "Surprised by Grace - 12 unlikely men - Jesus calls and uses even the most unlikely as His Kingdom Builders." Communion Service followed by a shared lunch.

  • Wanaka Presbyterian Night Church. 7.00pm. Jesus teaches us to pray. Jordan Blueher will unpack the phrase "Give us this day our daily bread".

  • St Columba’s Anglican Church, cnr Upton & McDougall Sts. All are welcome to join us for our Eucharistic Liturgy, 9.30am, with morning tea to follow.

  • Wanaka New Life Church 10.00am service, 50 Reece Cres. Multi-generational meeting with great worship and kids programme. Enquiries to 027 2927 770 newlife.co.nz



Monday 04 June 2018
  • 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.

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

  • 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. 10.00am - 12.30pm, Upton St courts. Visitors welcome.

  • Smallbore Rifle Club, 6.30pm, Lake Wanaka Centre.

  • Wanaka Walkers. 9.30am. Meet on lakefront, McDougall St. Bring a jacket and lunch. Contact Ruth 021 474 904 or visit wanakawalkers.blogspot.co.nz

  • Pembroke Ladies Club, film at Paradiso, 10am, morning tea.

  • UC Hospice Shop, Brownston St, closed today.

  • Wanaka Bubs and Bugs Walking Group. Meet at 10.30am outside the Hawea Shop. We walk for an hour and have coffee afterwards. Free. All welcome. 



Tuesday 05 June 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.

  • Wanaka Rotary Club get together - Tuesdays. Drinks 6.00pm. Dinner 6.30pm at Wanaka Golf Club. Contact Derek to join us: howarthds@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.

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

  • 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.

  • BNI Wanaka. BNI is a business referral networking group. Meeting weekly for breakfast 7.00 - 8.30am, Alchemy. If you would like more info or to join a meeting, call the Chapter President, Vicki Hill 0210 2417 219.

  • Volunteer for Habitat Restoration at Te Kakano's community-based native plant nursery. 1.00 - 4.00pm. All welcome. info@tekakano.org.nz - www.tekakano.org.nz - Facebook.

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

  • Wriggle and Rhyme. 10.30 - 11.00am, Wanaka Library. Come and join in with some songs, rhymes and movement for 0-2 years.

  • Volunteering Central are at Community Networks 11.30am - 3.00pm. Come and talk to Gillian about volunteering in this fabulous community or to find out how we can support your volunteer programme. Make an appointment or drop in. gillian@volunteeringcentral.org.nz www.volunteeringcentral.org.nz 027 5065 705.

  • Creative Social Tuesday Evenings. Whether you are wanting to do some art/poetry/knitting/or anything creative, come along and meet other creative people in town. Ray White Auction Room, upstairs 1 Helwick St. facebook.com/groups/creativesocialtuesday/

  • Yoga In The Community with Carmen. St John room, ph 022 3265 019.