Community Diary



Wednesday 25 November 2020
  • Wanaka Bridge Club.  Rippon Rosebowl. Be seated by 6.50pm. 9 Cliff Wilson St. All welcome.

  • UC Hospice Shop. Open 10.00am - 5.00pm. 73 Brownston St. Ph 443 4142.
    UC Hospice Warehouse/Shop. Open 10.00am - 3.00pm weekdays. 9A Gordon Rd. Ph 443 5894.

  • Alcoholics Anonymous.Open meeting, St Ninian's Church,St Ninian's way, Hawea Flat. 7.30 - 8.30pm.

     

  • Wanaka Croquet Club. 211 Warren St. Golf Croquet only 9.30am to 12 noon. Names must be in by 9.15am to be included in the draw please.  

  • Wanaka Arts Exhibition. Wanaka Community Hub, 9.00am - 5.00pm, 34 McDougall Street.

  • Volunteer for habitat restoration at Te Kakano's community-based native plant nursery. 9.00am to 12.00pm.  For more information contact us, info@tekakano.org.nz

  • The House. Young adults gathering. A place for people to make friends and explore the Kingdom of God in a loving community. 7.30pm. Contact Amy 021 1436 447 for weekly details.

  • Reading to Dogs. Wanaka Library 3.30pm - 5.00pm. A programme designed for growing readers. Bookings essential. Please contact the library for more information. Phone: 03 443 0410

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

  • Line Dancing. Hawea Community Centre. 4.30 - 5.30pm. $5 to cover hall hire. 

  • M!NT Trust Music & Drama. 4.00 - 5.00pm at Wanaka Arts Centre, 13 Brownston Street for intellectually disabled children and young adults.

  • M!NT Trust Yoga. 5.30 - 6.15pm at Jiujitsu Studio, 18 Gordon Road for all including for intellectually disabled children and young adults.

  • Death Café Wanaka. 10.00am, Cinema Paradiso café. Please join our group on meetup.com for more information and to sign up. Free event sponsored by the Canlive Trust.

  • Holy Communion. 10.00am, St Columba's Anglican Church, corner Upton and McDougall Sts.

  • Mainly Music Hawea. Music, movement and fun for children 0-4 and their caregiver. St Ninians, Kane Road, 9.30 - 11.00am. $4/family, includes morning tea

  • Wanaka Creative Fibre Group. Meet at Heather’s, 16 Wilkin Road from 11.00am. Please bring your lunch, new items for Show ‘n’ Tell, and your ideas for activities you would like our group to undertake in 2021. All welcome. Enquiries 03 443 4151.
      



Thursday 26 November 2020
  • Wanaka Bridge Club.  AGM & Prize Giving. Be seated by 6.50pm. 9 Cliff Wilson St. All welcome.

  • Wanaknit - Wanaka's community knitting group from 5.30pm at Alchemy 151 Ardmore Street, Thursday's. All welcome!

  • UC Hospice Shop. Open 10.00am - 5.00pm. 73 Brownston St. Ph 443 4142.
    UC Hospice Warehouse/Shop. Open 10.00am - 3.00pm weekdays. 9A Gordon Rd. Ph 443 5894.

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

  • Gentle Yoga in the community for Good Health & Calmness.Tuesdays St Johns Room Thursdays  Wanaka community Hub 9:30-10:45am. For more information contact: Carmen 022 326 5019 or go to breathgiveslife.com

     

  • Hawea Playgroup. 9.00am - 12.30, 554 Camp Hill Road, Hawea Flat. 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. 

  • Hawea Playgroup. 9.00am - 12.30, 554 Camp Hill Road, Hawea Flat. 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. 

  • Wanaka Croquet Club. 211 Warren St. Golf and Association Croquet, 1.30pm to 4.00pm. Names to be in by 1.15pm please. Visitors & new members welcome.

  • Wanaka Arts Exhibition. Wanaka Community Hub, 9.00am - 5.00pm, 34 McDougall Street.

  • Wanaka Toastmasters. Do you want to develop your public speaking skills? New guests are welcome any time. We meet every 2nd & 4th Thursday of each month at St. John’s room, Link Way. For more information contact Liz on 020 40161 926.

  • Wanaka Toastmasters. Do you want to develop your public speaking skills? New guests are welcome any time. We meet every 2nd & 4th Thursday of each month at St. John’s room, Link Way. For more information contact Liz on 020 40161 926.

  • Wanaka Playgroup9.30am - 12.30pm, Stone Street (Wanaka Squash Club). Children aged 0 - 5yrs. $3 per family or $30 per term. Complimentary coffee/tea/biscuits for parents & caregivers. Come along and see our newly renovated space indoors and our amazing fully fenced outdoor area. Contact Emily 027 7737 067 or visit our Facebook page for more information.

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

  • M!NT Trust Athletics. 4.30 - 5.30pm Wanaka Recreation Centre Fields 41 Sir Tim Wallis Drive for intellectually disabled children aged 5-14 years only.

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

  • • Mt Aspiring U3A Group. Guest speaker Prof Robert Aitken, ‘Consumers, Consumption and Caveats’ 1.45pm, St John Rooms, 4 Link Way. Visitors $10 (cash only). 

  • PrimeTimers! Bus departs from Showgrounds at 10.00am for shopping trip to Frankton. Ph Helen 021 0431 054.



Friday 27 November 2020
  • Alcoholics Anonymous. 7.30pm, Plunket Rooms,  51 Ardmore St. All welcome.

  • Wanaka Bridge Club.  Friday no partnership restrictions.Lesson starts 12.15pm Play starts 1pm. 9 Cliff Wilson St. All welcome.

  • UC Hospice Shop. Open 10.00am - 5.00pm. 73 Brownston St. Ph 443 4142.
    UC Hospice Warehouse/Shop. Open 10.00am - 3.00pm weekdays. 9A Gordon Rd. Ph 443 5894.

  • JP SERVICES are available at Community Networks, 34 McDougall Street, 10:30-11:30am.  Please book your appointment by ringing Community Networks on 03 443 7799.

  • Koha Yoga. 11.00am, The Body Garage (21J Gordon Road). All levels are very welcome. A donation based community class with all studio proceeds being given to local charities www.thebodygarage.co.nz for details.

  • Wanaka Community Toy Library. Tin shed, A&P showgrounds. Open 9.30am - 11.30am.

     

  • Creative sessions for wellbeing (tea/natter/arty things). 10.00am - 12.00pm, Community Hub, Free.

     

  • Wanaka Arts Exhibition. Wanaka Community Hub, 9.00am - 5.00pm, 34 McDougall Street.

  • Wanaka Bowling Club. Progressive Bowls; Names in by 1.00pm for a 1.15pm start. All welcome.

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

  • Meditation. 12.15pm, St Columba's Anglican Church, corner Upton and McDougall Sts. Contact: damon@calledsouth.org.nz. 

  • Wanaka Genealogy Group Christmas Picnic. Meet 12 midday at St Thomas Church, Tarras then 1.15pm at Tarras Cemetery where speaker Bill Gibson will share his extensive knowledge of the area.



Saturday 28 November 2020
  • UC Hospice Shop. Open 10.00am - 1.00pm. 73 Brownston St. Volunteers needed. Ph 443 4142.

  • Wanaka Community Toy Library. Tin shed, A&P showgrounds. Open 9.30am - 11.30am.

     

  • Wanaka Croquet Club. 211 Warren St. Golf and Association Croquet, 1.30pm to 4.00pm. Names to be in by 1.15pm please. Visitors & new members welcome.

  • Wanaka parkrun. Join us at Wanaka Station Park for a free, timed, 5km walk/jog/run. Meet at 7.55am for a briefing, 8.00am start. Coffee at Edgewater afterwards! Register before coming along at www.parkrun.co.nz. Any queries please contact Jane & Adam: 021 1515 895 or wanaka@parkrun.com

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

  • The Salvation Army Family 48 Helwick Street. Open 9.30am to 4.00pm on Saturday.

  • SPCA Dog Walk. 10.15am. Meet on lakefront opposite Lake bar. $2 per person. Raffle for sale. 5 Spare dogs. Judy 03 443 8161 for info.



Sunday 29 November 2020
  • Narcotics Anonymous. Wanaka 8.00pm at the Plunket Room, 51 Ardmore Street, next to the BP Garage. Tel NA Helpline 0800 628 632.

  • Wanaka Baptist Church. 5.30 pm at Upper Clutha Plunket Room, 51 Ardmore St.  All welcome. www.wanakabaptist.org

  • Holy Family Catholic Church, 154 Aubrey Road, Wanaka. Mass Times - 9am on 1st, 3rd & 5th Sundays of each month and 11am on 2nd & 4th Sundays of the month. See bulletin at the Church for week day Mass times. All welcome.

  • Wanaka Baptist Church. 5.30pm at Lake Wanaka Centre, 89 Ardmore St.  All welcome. www.wanakabaptist.org

  • The Wanaka Lighthouse. A fun church family and community. Feel free to join us at 6.30pm for a cuppa and chat before our service kicks off at 7.00pm. 28 Reece Crescent, behind Guthrie Bowron and up the stairs.

  • Sunday Craft Market. Pembroke Park. 10.00am, handmade NZ art, craft & design, direct from the artists.

  • Wanaka New Life Church: 10.00am service at 50 Reece Crescent. For all nations, for all generations - you are welcome! www.newlife.co.nz 

  • Eucharist. 9.30am. St Columba's Anglican Church, corner Upton and McDougall Sts. 

  • Wanaka Presbyterian Church. 10.00am service followed by a cuppa! All welcome. 92 Tenby Street. www.wpccc.org.nz

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



Monday 30 November 2020
  • UC Hospice Shop. Open 10.00am - 5.00pm. 73 Brownston St. Ph 443 4142.
    UC Hospice Warehouse/Shop. Open 10.00am - 3.00pm weekdays. 9A Gordon Rd. Ph 443 5894.

  • Wanaka Walkers. 9.30am meet on lakefront, McDougall St. Bring appropriate clothing and lunch. wanakawalkers.blogspot.com for details.

  • Hawea Playgroup. 9.00am - 12.30, 554 Camp Hill Road, Hawea Flat. 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. 

  • Hawea Playgroup. 9.00am - 12.30, 554 Camp Hill Road, Hawea Flat. 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. 

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

  • Wanaka Arts Exhibition. Wanaka Community Hub, 9.00am - 5.00pm, 34 McDougall Street.

  • Wanaka Playgroup9.30am - 12.30pm, Stone Street (Wanaka Squash Club). Children aged 0 - 5yrs. $3 per family or $30 per term. Complimentary coffee/tea/biscuits for parents & caregivers. Come along and see our newly renovated space indoors and our amazing fully fenced outdoor area. Contact Emily 027 7737 067 or visit our Facebook page for more information.

  • Reading to Dogs. Wanaka Library 3.30pm - 5.00pm. A programme designed for growing readers. Bookings essential. Please contact the library for more information. Phone: 03 443 0410

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

  • M!NT Trust Gym Session. 4.30 - 5.15pm at Fit Collective, 5 Gordon Road, For intellectually disabled children and young adults.

  • Pembroke Ladies Xmas Luncheon - 7th Dec at Hawea Hotel 12.00pm
    Car pooling from Rugby Grounds 11.30am
    Please RSVP attendance: 4439598



Tuesday 01 December 2020
  • 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. Ph 443 4142.
    UC Hospice Warehouse/Shop. Open 10.00am - 3.00pm weekdays. 9A Gordon Rd. Ph 443 5894.

  • Gentle Yoga in the community for Good Health & Calmness.Tuesdays St Johns Room Thursdays  Wanaka community Hub 9:30-10:45am. For more information contact: Carmen 022 326 5019 or go to breathgiveslife.com

     

  • JP Services are available at Community Networks, 34 McDougall Street, 1pm-2pm. Please book your appointment by ringing Community Networks on 03 443 7799.

  • Wanaka Community Toy Library. Tin shed, A&P showgrounds. Open 7.30pm - 8.30pm.

  • Cancer Society Coffee Meet Up.  All welcome, no reservation required. Edgewater Hotel, 11.00am. Call MJ with any questions 022 3430 416.

  • Hawea Playgroup. 9.00am - 12.30, 554 Camp Hill Road, Hawea Flat. 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. 

  • Hawea Playgroup. 9.00am - 12.30, 554 Camp Hill Road, Hawea Flat. 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. 

  • Narcotics Anonymous Meeting. St Ninians Church, St Ninians Way, Hawea Flat, at 7.30 - 8.30pm. NA Helpline 0800 628 632.

  • Wanaka Arts Exhibition. Wanaka Community Hub, 9.00am - 5.00pm, 34 McDougall Street.

  • Volunteer for habitat restoration at Te Kakano's community-based native plant nursery. 9.00am to 12.00pm.  For more information contact us, info@tekakano.org.nz

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

  • Rotary Club of Wanaka weekly meeting. 6.00pm at the Wanaka Districts Club. New members welcome.

  • M!NT Trust Swimming. 5.30 - 6.30pm Wanaka Recreation Swimming, 41 Sir Tim Wallis Drive for intellectually disabled children and young adults.

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

  • Mainly Music Wanaka. Music, movement and fun for children 0-4 and their caregiver. 92 Tenby St, 9.30 - 11.00am. $4/family, includes morning tea.

  • Wanaka Men's Tennis. Upton St courts from 6.20pm. Visitors are welcome.

  • Mainly Music Wanaka. Music, movement and fun for children 0-4 and their caregiver. 92 Tenby St, 9.30 - 11.00am. $4/family, includes morning tea.

  • Fanny Pack Women's Social Climbs. Hospital Flat. 4.00-  7.00pm. Bring harness, shoes, belay device, helmet & rope (if you own them). See Facebook page for more info.