Community Diary



Wednesday 06 November 2019
  • UC Hospice Shop. Open 10.00am - 5.00pm. 73 Brownston St. 443 4142.

  • UC Hospice Warehouse/Shop. Open 10.00am - 3.00pm weekdays. 9A Gordon Rd. 443 5894.

  • Wanaka Bridge Club. Bronze Chamionship pairs. Be seated 6.50pm. 9 Cliff Wilson St. 

  • Alcoholics Anonymous. 7.30pm, St Ninian’s Church, Kane Rd, Hawea Flat.

  • Wanaka Lighthouse Church. Come join with us for worship, interactive teaching and friendship. Casual, relaxed, lounge environment. We meet at 6.45pm @ 28 Reece Cres (Behind Guthrie Bowron and up the stairs). W: lighthouseglobal.org/wanaka FB: @wanakalighthouse. Ph: 0204 621 000.

  • The Salvation Army Family Store open 9.00am to 5.00pm Monday to Friday. Phone 443 5068.

  • Reading to Dogs. Wanaka Library. 3.30pm - 5.00pm. A FREE programme designed for growing readers. Become a confident reader  in a relaxed, stress free environment. Please contact the library for more information. Ph 03 4430 410.

  • Pre-School Storytime. Wanaka Library. 10.00am - 11.00am 3-5yrs.  Come and enjoy some stories followed by a craft activity.  All welcome. Free.

  • Volunteer for habitat restoration at Te Kakano's community-based native plant nursery. 9am - 12.00pm. All welcome! Queries: info@tekakano.org.nz or Andrew 021 342 187.

  • St Columba’s Anglican Church, cnr Upton & McDougall Sts. 10am, mid-week Communion service with discussion. All welcome.

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

  • Wanaka Croquet Club. 211 Warren St. Golf Croquet only 9.30am to 12.00pm. Names must be in by 9.15am to be included in the draw please.  

  • SPCA Great NZ Paws Walk, Saturday 9th November, 10.30am onwards, Wanaka Lakefront; join us to fundraise the fight against animal cruelty - bring along your dog and we'll take a social walk along the lake for a good cause! See  https://greatpawswalk.everydayhero.com/nz/janine-1 for more information. Thank you!

  • Volunteering Central. Wanaka Community Hub today 9.30am - 1pm. Come and have a chat about volunteering in this fabulous community or to see how we can support your volunteer programme. Book a time or take a chance and drop in - 027 506 5705, gillian@volunteeringcentral.org.nz www.volunteeringcentral.org.nz



Thursday 07 November 2019
  • UC Hospice Shop. Open 10.00am - 5.00pm. 73 Brownston St. 443 4142.

  • UC Hospice Warehouse/Shop. Open 10.00am - 3.00pm weekdays. 9A Gordon Rd. 443 5894.

  • Embroidery Group night stitching. 7.00pm, Arts Centre.

  • Wanaknit. Wanaka’s community knitting group. 5.30pm, Alchemy, 151 Ardmore St. Bring your knitting or crochet project. All welcome. 

  • Wanaka Artisan Market. Beside Speights Alehouse, 3.00 - 6.00pm. 

  • The Salvation Army Family Store open 9.00am to 5.00pm Monday to Friday. Phone 443 5068.

  • 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. 

  • SeniorNet Wanaka 10am-12pm at Wanaka Presbyterian Community Church Centre. Join  our 50+ community group to learn about different types of technology and practical uses of your own devices. New members always welcome. Contact: wanaka.seniornet@gmail.com

     

  • SeniorNet Wanaka 10am-12pm at Wanaka Presbyterian Community Church Centre. Join our 50+ community group to learn about different types of technology and practical uses of your own devices. New members always welcome. Contact: wanaka.seniornet@gmail.com

  • SeniorNet Wanaka 10am-12pm at Wanaka Presbyterian Community Church Centre. Join our 50+ community group to learn about different types of technology and practical uses of your own devices. New members always welcome. Contact: wanaka.seniornet@gmail.com

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

  • Wanaka Playgroup. 9.30 - 11.30am, Wanaka Squash Club, Stone St. 0-5yrs. Great outdoor fenced area and indoor learning experiences. Come meet our new Co-ordinator Gillian Robinson! $3 per family/per session OR $30 per term. Contact Shaz 021 1678 155.

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



Friday 08 November 2019
  • Wanaka Bowling Club Progressive Tournament. Names in by 1.00pm, start 1.15pm. Visitors welcome.

  • UC Hospice Shop. Open 10.00am - 5.00pm. 73 Brownston St. 443 4142.

  • UC Hospice Warehouse/Shop. Open 10.00am - 3.00pm weekdays. 9A Gordon Rd. 443 5894.

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

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

  • JP Services at Community Networks. 10.30 - 11.30am. To book phone 03 443 7799.

  • TOY LIBRAY. 3 Reece Cres, 9.30am - 11.30am.

     

  • The Salvation Army Family Store open 9.00am to 5.00pm Monday to Friday. Phone 443 5068.

  • Meditation. 12.15pm, St Columba’s Anglican Church, cnr Upton & McDougall Sts. All welcome. Contact – Damon Plimmer ucang@calledsouth.org.nz.

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



Saturday 09 November 2019
  • UC Hospice Shop. Open 10.00am - 4.00pm. 73 Brownston St. Volunteers needed. Ph 443 4142.

  • Aspiring Quilters. 10.00am - 4.00pm, Bridge Club rooms, 9 Cliff Wilson Dr. Visitors and newcomers welcome. Ph. Marg 443 7454 or Isobel 443 6101 for more info.

  • Wanaka Social Tennis. 1.00 - 4.00pm, Upton St courts. Visitors welcome.
  • TOY LIBRAY. 3 Reece Cres, 9.30am - 11.30am.

     

  • Wanaka Mental Health Peer Support Group Meetup. Join us for a walk from 10.00-11.00am. This is open to all and is a safe, non-judgemental space for anyone to come and be themselves, whilst walking in the fresh air. Meet at Edgewater Cafe just before 10am and walk along Waterfall Creek. All welcome!

  • Wanaka Parkrun. 8.00am, Wanaka Station Park. A free, weekly, timed 5km run. All abilities welcome! Coffee at Edgewater after the event. Register www.parkrun.co.nz/wanaka. Contact Jane/Adam 021 1515 895 or wanaka@parkrun.com

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

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

  • SPCA Great NZ Paws Walk, Saturday 9th November, 10.30am onwards, Wanaka Lakefront; join us to fundraise the fight against animal cruelty - bring along your dog and we'll take a social walk along the lake for a good cause! See  https://greatpawswalk.everydayhero.com/nz/janine-1 for more information. Thank you!



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

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

  • 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 Service at the Lake Wanaka Centre followed by a light meal! All Welcome. 89 Ardmore Street. Enquiries: Derek at 021 280 5817.

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

  • Wanaka Sunday Craft Market. Pembroke Park, from 10a.m. Handmade NZ Art, Craft & Design.

     

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

  • Wanaka Presbyterian Church. 9.30am Service followed by a cuppa! Hymns and the Word at 11.00am (Traditional hymns and words of the faith) All Welcome. 92 Tenby Street. www.wpccc.org.nz

  • Eckhart Tolle Meetup Group. At Mountain Spirit, 250 Hawea Back Road, Hawea Flat. 7.00 -8.00pm. All welcome. For more information, please call Randall on 0204 111 2668 or go to www.mtnspirit.nz

  • Meditation. 6.00pm. At Mountain Spirit. 250 Hawea Back Road, Hawea Flat. All welcome. Contact Randall or Amanda, 0204 111 2669 or for more information go to www.mtnspirit.nz



Monday 11 November 2019
  • Wanaka Walkers. 9.30am meet on lakefront, McDougall St. Bring appropriate clothing and lunch. wanakawalkerblogsite.co.nz for details.

  • UC Hospice Shop. Open 10.00am - 5.00pm. 73 Brownston St. 443 4142.

  • UC Hospice Warehouse/Shop. Open 10.00am - 3.00pm weekdays. 9A Gordon Rd. 443 5894.

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

  • Meditation. 5.00pm, St Columba's Anglican Church, cnr Upton and McDougall Sts. All welcome

  • The Salvation Army Family Store open 9.00am to 5.00pm Monday to Friday. Phone 443 5068.

  • 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 Camera Club. Meeting 7.30pm, St John rooms, Link Way. All welcome.

  • Reading to Dogs. Wanaka Library. 3.30pm - 5.00pm. A FREE programme designed for growing readers. Become a confident reader  in a relaxed, stress free environment. Please contact the library for more information. Ph 03 4430 410.

  • Wanaka Bubs and Bugs Walking Group. Join us for a walk at 10.30am and coffee after. Check FB for details.

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

  • Wanaka Playgroup. 9.30 - 11.30am, Wanaka Squash Club, Stone St. 0-5yrs. Great outdoor fenced area and indoor learning experiences. Come meet our new Co-ordinator Gillian Robinson! $3 per family/per session OR $30 per term. Contact Shaz 021 1678 155.

  • Wanaka Stroke Group. Meeting for a coffee and chat on Mon 11th Nov at 10:30am at The Trout, 151 Ardmore St. Meet inside at the back tables. All welcome. For more info contact Karen on 021 0825 3895.



Tuesday 12 November 2019
  • 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. 443 4142.

  • UC Hospice Warehouse/Shop. Open 10.00am - 3.00pm weekdays. 9A Gordon Rd. 443 5894.

  • 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 Well.

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

  • JP Services at Community Networks. 1.00 - 2.00pm. To book phone 03 443 7799.

  • JP Services at Community Networks every Tuesday from 1.00 - 2.00pm and Friday 10.30 - 11.30am.  Please book on 03 443 7799.

  • Toy Library. 3 Reece Cres, 7.30pm - 8.30pm.

     

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

  • Mainly Music. Music, movement & fun for children 0-4yrs & their caregivers. 9.30 -11.00am. St Andrew Presbyterian Church Community Centre, 91 Tenby St. $4/family.

  • The Salvation Army Family Store open 9.00am to 5.00pm Monday to Friday. Phone 443 5068.

  • 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 Mental Health Peer Support Group Meetup. 6.00-7.00pm at the Plunket Room (51 Ardmore St).  This group is open to all and is a safe, non-judgmental space for anyone to come and be themselves. For more details, please visit FB at: "Wanaka Mental Health Peer Support Group - Public” or email us at:  peersupport@mentalhealthwanaka.org. All welcome!

  • Wriggle & Rhyme. Wanaka Library. 10.30 - 11.00am. 0-2 years. Come and enjoy rhyme and movement through music and song. All welcome. Free.

  • Volunteer for habitat restoration at Te Kakano's community-based native plant nursery. 9am - 12.00pm. All welcome! Queries: info@tekakano.org.nz or Andrew 021 342 187.

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  • Wanaka Men's Tennis. Upton St courts from 6.30pm. Visitors are welcome.