Community Diary



Wednesday 01 November 2017
  • Wanaka Library Preschool Storytime. 10 - 11am, story reading followed by an activity for 3-5 year olds.

  • Wanaka Bridge Club. Bronze championship pairs, 6.50pm start, 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.

  • 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. 9am - 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.

  • CPR/First Aid for babies & Toddlers. 1 - 2pm Wanaka Plunket Rooms, 51 Ardmore St. Free Session. No registration required. Mums, Dads and Bubs all welcome.

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



Thursday 02 November 2017
  • Embroidery Group Night Stitching. 7pm, Arts Centre.

  • 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.

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

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

  • Hawea Playgroup, 9.30am - 12.30pm. 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.

  • Wanaka Playgroup. 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.

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

  • Senior Net. 10am-noon at Presbyterian Church, Tenby St. Help with computing tablets and smart phones  for over 60's. All welcome.

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



Friday 03 November 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.

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

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



Saturday 04 November 2017
  • Wanaka Gun Club. South Island South Zone Sporting Championships 100 Tgts. 9am.

  • Aspiring Quilters - Wanaka's quilting group meeting 10am - 4pm, Armstrong Room, Lake Wanaka Centre. Visitors and new members welcome. Call Clare 443 4303 for more info.

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

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

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

  • Songs of John Denver & other country/folk music performed by Bevan Gardiner & Wanaka Ukulele Group.  7.00pm at the Lake Wanaka Centre. Tickets: $45 Eventfinda and door sales. Ph Shirley (03) 443 4994 / 021 0798 836. Wanaka Upper Clutha Lions Fundraiser.



Sunday 05 November 2017
  • Holy Family Catholic Church, 152 Aubrey Rd. Holy Mass 9am. All welcome. Shared morning tea to follow. See notice at Church for week day Mass times.

  • Wanaka Gun Club. South Island Sporting Championships 100 Tgts. 9am.

  • Petrolhead Breakfast from 8.30am at Warbirds & Wheels, Wanaka Airport. Bring your vintage or classic car for a drive. Everyone welcome.

  • 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

  • Community Worship at St Ninian’s, Hawea Flat 11am, with lunch to follow.  All welcome.

  • 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: This Sunday 10am and 6pm services, 50 Reece Crescent.  Multi-generational meetings with great worship and children's programme.  Enquiries to 027 2927 770 newlife.co.nz

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

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



Monday 06 November 2017
  • Alcoholics Anonymous. 7.30pm Plunket Rooms, Ardmore St. All welcome.

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

  • Breastfeeding Cafe. 1.30-2.30pm, Wanaka Plunket rooms. Stop by for a cuppa. One on one support available as well as group discussions. Check our Facebook @Breastfeedingwanaka for monthly topics.

  • 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.

  • Wanaka Breastfeeding Support. Drop in at Wanaka Plunket rooms 1st Monday of each month
    www.facebook.com/breastfeedingwanaka/

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

  • Ballroom and Latin Dancing Group. 7.30pm Wanaka Primary School Hall, off Kings Drive. All welcome for exercise and fun. Share hall hire charge. Enquiries 027 3931 046.

  • Hawea Playgroup, 9.30am - 12.30pm. 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.

  • Wanaka Playgroup. 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.

  • Wriggle and Rhyme at Hawea Library from 10 - 10.30am followed by story time and craft for pre-schoolers.

  • Pembroke Ladies Club Meeting: Wanaka Golf Club at 10am.



Tuesday 07 November 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.

  • 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.

  • 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

  • NZ Blood Service Collection. Lake Wanaka Centre, Ardmore St. 7.30am - 12.30pm 'Saving Lives Is In Our Blood.'

     

  • Hawea Playgroup, 9.30am - 12.30pm. 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.

  • Your Growing & Changing Baby. 11am-12 noon Wanaka Plunket Rooms, 51 Ardmore St, Wanaka.  Mums, Dads & bubs welcome. No registration required.

  • Wanaka Community Toy Library open 7.30-8.30pm. 3 Reece Cres (opposite Plumbing World).

  • Sorry but Volunteering Central aren't at Community Networks today. Pop online to check out which organisations are seeking volunteers or come and see us next week! volunteeringcentral.org.nz