Community Diary



Wednesday 06 September 2017
  • Wanaka Library Preschool Storytime. 10 - 11am, story reading followed by an activity for 3-5 year olds.

  • Wanaka Bridge Club Cloudy Peak Pairs. 6.50pm, 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.

  • Volunteer for Habitat Restoration at Te Kakano's community-based native plant nursery. 1 - 4pm. All welcome. info@tekakano.org.nz  www.tekakano.org.nz

  • Alcoholics Anonymous. St Ninians Presbyterian Church Hall, Hawea Flat. 7.30pm. All welcome.

  • Mainly Music Hawea. Music, movement and fun for children 0-4yrs and their Caregivers. Held at St Ninians Church, Kane Rd, Hawea Flat. 9.30 - 11am, $3 per family, includes morning tea.

  • Hawea Playgroup. 9am - 12.30pm. Babies to 5 year olds. We have a heatpump and underfloor insulation! Come for a play and a cuppa. Find us on Facebook for updates.

  • Senior Net, to help seniors with laptops, iPads, smart phones and other technical gadgets. 10am-noon at Presbyterian Church, Tenby St. Visitors welcome. Enquiries to Neil 021 2146 336.

     

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



Thursday 07 September 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.

  • Wanaka Playgroup 9.30-11.30am 0-5 year old. Squash Club, Stone St. Indoor activities and large fenced outdoor area. $3/family, first visit free. Visitors welcome. Enquiries to Kelli 021 776 853.

  • Senior Net, learn about computers and technology, 10am-12noon, Presbyterian Church, Tenby St. 50+ welcome.

  • Hawea Playgroup. 9am - 12.30pm. Babies to 5 year olds. We have a heatpump and underfloor insulation! Come for a play and a cuppa. Find us on Facebook for updates.

  • No Ladies Nine Hole Golf. Course closed for Tournament.

  • No Men's 9 Hole golf this week, course closed for a tournament.

  • Wanaka Residents Association Special General Meeting. 5.30pm, St John's rooms, Link Way, to adopt amended Constitution.



Friday 08 September 2017
  • Wanaka Bowling Club Progressive Tournament. Names in by 1pm, start 1.15pm. Visitors welcome.

  • 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 Social Tennis. Upton St courts 10am - 12.30pm. Visitors welcome.

  • Friday Night Lights family night out. A Wanaka Primary School PTA event.

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



Saturday 09 September 2017
  • Upper Clutha Hospice Shop. Open 10am-3pm. Wide range of items available every day. Volunteers & donations appreciated.

  • Wanaka Social Tennis Upton St courts 1-4pm. Visitors welcome.

  • Volunteer Planting Day - F&B Ecological Restoration Project, Shortcut Road Luggate. Start 10am. Tools and morning tea provided. Contact Anne Steven 021 2939207 a.steven@xtra.co.nz



Sunday 10 September 2017
  • Holy Family Catholic Church, 152 Aubrey Rd. Holy Mass at 11am. All welcome. See notice at Church for week day Mass times.

  • 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

  • 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 at Rhyme and Reason Brewery. 11am every Sunday. Free for all, donations accepted for the teacher.

  • 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.

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

  • A Capella performance singing workshop.  Songls led by Dunedin's Clare Stevens.  Hawea Flat Hall at 1.30pm.  All welcome.  Gold coin appreciated.  More info from kirstybarr1@gmail.com or 027 220 5111.

  • You. Me. Dancing! AGM, in the front room at Gin & Raspberry, 7pm.



Monday 11 September 2017
  • Alcoholics Anonymous. 7.30pm Plunket Rooms, Ardmore St. All welcome.

  • Wanaka Camera Club. Meet 7.15pm for a 7.30pm start. Meeting ends 10pm.  St John Rooms. New members welcome. Meet every second Monday of the month.

  • Wanaka Bridge Club, Glendhu Pairs - Silver partnerships only, 6.50pm, 9 Cliff Wilson St. 

  • 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.

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

  • Wanaka Social Tennis. Upton St courts 10am - 12.30pm. Visitors welcome.

  • Wanaka Camera Club meeting. 7.30pm St John Rooms, Link Way. All welcome.

  • Wanaka Playgroup 9.30-11.30am 0-5 year old. Squash Club, Stone St. Indoor activities and large fenced outdoor area. $3/family, first visit free. Visitors welcome. Enquiries to Kelli 021 776 853.

  • Ballroom and Latin Dancing Group. 7.30pm Wanaka Primary School Hall. All welcome with a partner or by yourself for exercise and fun. Share hall hire charge. Enquiries text 027 3931 046.

  • Hawea Playgroup. 9am - 12.30pm. Babies to 5 year olds. We have a heatpump and underfloor insulation! Come for a play and a cuppa. Find us on Facebook for updates.

  • Baby Massage Taster Session. 10.30 - 11.30am at Plunket Rooms, 51 Ardmore St, Wanaka. Learn the benefits of massage for you and your baby. Suitable for newborns to crawling. All welcome.

  • OGHS Ex Girls Luncheon at the Trout.  12.30pm.  All ex-girls welcome.  Enquiries 443 5417.



Tuesday 12 September 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.

  • Volunteer for Habitat Restoration at Te Kakano's community-based native plant nursery. 1 - 4pm. All welcome. info@tekakano.org.nz  www.tekakano.org.nz

  • Wanaka Men's Tennis. Upton St courts from 3pm. Visitors welcome.

  • Herb Group Lunch. 12.30pm at Beanie Cafe.

  • The Rotary Club of Wanaka. 6pm, Wanaka Golf Club. Visitors welcome.

  • Volunteering Central at Community Networks. 11.30am - 2.45pm. Pop in or make an appointment to see where you can volunteer in this fabulous community. Gillian, 027 5065 705, gillian@volunteeringcentral.org.nz or browse roles at www.volunteeringcentral.org.nz

  • Hawea Playgroup. 9am - 12.30pm. Babies to 5 year olds. We have a heatpump and underfloor insulation! Come for a play and a cuppa. Find us on Facebook for updates.

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