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, 9:30-11am. $4/family, includes morning tea.

  • Wanaka Croquet Club, 211 Warren St. Golf Croquet only 9:30 am to 12 noon. Names must be in by 9:15 am 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 are at 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 - 9-12.30, Mon/ Tue/ Thurs. 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 3-5.30pm 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 am to 4 pm. Names to be in by 1:15 pm please. Visitors welcome.

  • WANA_KONNECT. Ladies keen  to meet new people in Wanaka. Email wanakonnect@gmail.com or phone or text Lynda 0272943119 or Anne 0212522159 for details of upcoming social events.

     



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, 12midday 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 1-4pm Upton St courts. Visitors are welcome.

  • Wanaka Croquet Club, 211 Warren St. Golf and Association Croquet, 1:30 am to 4 pm. Names to be in by 1:15 pm 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 10 a.m. Handmade NZ Art, Craft & Design.

     

  • St Ninians Presbyterian Church meets every Sunday morning, 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 11am (Traditional hymns and words of the faith) All Welcome. 92 Tenby Street. www.wpccc.org.nz

  • Eckhart Tolle Meetup Group. 2nd Sunday each month -(Next meetup on Nov 10th). At Mountain Spirit, 250 Hawea Back Road, Hawea Flat. 7-8pm. All welcome. For more information, please call Randall on 0204 111 2668 or go to www.mtnspirit.nz

  • Weekly Meditation, Sundays 6pm. 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 - 9-12.30, Mon/ Tue/ Thurs. 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.

  • Monday 11th November - Wanaka Stroke Group are 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 - 9-12.30, Mon/ Tue/ Thurs. 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.