Community Diary



Wednesday 06 February 2019
  • The Salvation Army Family store. Open 9.00am - 5.00pm. 48 Helwick St.

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

  • Wanaka Bridge Club. Wilkin Pairs. Be seated 6.50pm. 9 Cliff Wilson St. All welcome.

  • Wanaka Croquet Club, 211 Warren St. Golf Croquet only. Time: 9.30am to 12 noon. Names must be in by 9.20am to be included in the draw please.



Thursday 07 February 2019
  • The Salvation Army Family store. Open 9.00am - 5.00pm. 48 Helwick St.

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

  • 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 night stitching. Arts Centre, 7.00pm.

  • Sleeping Like A Baby: Sleep Discussion Session. 10.30 - 11.30am, Plunket Rooms, 51 Ardmore St. No appointment necessary.

     

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

  • 9 HoleLadies Golf. Discs in by 9am. All welcome.

  • Nine Hole men's golf. Cards in at 8.45am, tee off 9am. New members and visitors welcome.

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



Friday 08 February 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.

  • Wanaka Social Tennis. 9.00am - 12.00pm, 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.

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

  • Go to info@triwanaka.co.nz to find out how to join the TriWanaka Swim Run from 5.30pm. Distances to suit everyone. Individuals and Teams or opt to just swim. 



Saturday 09 February 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 Croquet Club. 1.30 - 4.00pm, 211 Warren St. Golf and Association Croquet. Names to be in by 1.20pm. Visitors welcome.

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

  • UC Hospice Shop. Open 11.00am - 3.00pm. 73 Brownston St. Volunteers needed. Ph 443 4142.

  • Wanaka Medieval Festival. Showgrounds 11.00am - 3.00pm, $5 entry. Experience a taste of medieval Europe with our jousting knight, longswordsmen, archery, puppet shows, period music and dance, calligraphy, stone carving and medieval inspired games and fayre. Fundraiser for Holy Family Catholic School.



Sunday 10 February 2019
  • Holy Family Catholic Church Holy Mass. 11.00am.152 Aubrey Rd. All welcome. See notice at church for week day Mass times.

  • Family Worship at Wanaka Presbyterian. Come join with us at 9.30am, fun programmes for all the kids up to Year 9 and morning tea to follow. 92 Tenby St.

  • Hymns & the Word at 11.00am. This traditional service is for those who love old hymns with the organ. Wanaka Presbyterian Church, 92 Tenby St.

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

  • Wanaka New Life Church. 10.00am, 50 Reece Cres. Multi-generational meeting and kids' programme. Visitors welcome. Ph 027 2927 770 newlife.co.nz FB: Wanaka New Life Church.

  • Wanaka Baptist Church. 5.30pm, at Plunket Rooms, Ardmore St. All welcome. Contact Derek 021 2805 817.



Monday 11 February 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. Mt Barker Pairs. Be seated by 6.50pm. 9 Cliff Wilson St. All welcome.

  • Go to info@triwanaka.co.nz to find out how to join the 5.45pm TriWanaka group ride to TC. All levels welcome and a shorter ride to Glendhu Bay for slower riders is an option. 

  • 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. Come along and meet our new co-ordinator - Nick Cane! Great outdoor fenced area and indoor learning experiences. $3 per session or $30 per term. All welcome. Contact Shaz 021 1678 155.



Tuesday 12 February 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. At St John Rooms, Link Rd. $2. All welcome. Enquiries to 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.

  • 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. Contact: 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.

  • Breastfeeding Support. 10.00am - 12.00pm, 2nd and 4th Tuesday of each month. Wanaka Plunket Rooms. Peer Supporters Lactation consultant 022 385 0913 or 0800 560 650. FB Wanaka.

  • Herb Group lunch. 12.30pm, Cardrona hotel. Meet at 12 noon at showgrounds to carpool. 

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

  • Under 14s Junior Football: at the Wanaka Recreation Centre from 4 - 6pm. Bring your boots and shin pads.