Community Diary



Wednesday 07 November 2018
  • Wanaka Bridge Club, Bronze Championship Pairs, 6.50pm. 9 Cliff Wilson St.

  • Upper Clutha Hospice Shop. Open 10.00am - 5.00pm. 73 Brownston St. Volunteers required ph: 443 4142.

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

  • Hospice Warehouse. Open 9.00am - 2.00pm weekdays. 9A Gordon Rd. Ph. 443 5894.

  • St Columba’s Anglican Church. 10.00am, cnr Upton & McDougall Sts. Mid-week Communion service with discussion. All welcome.

  • Wanaka Croquet Club. Golf Croquet only. 9.30am - 12 noon, 211 Warren St. Names to be in by 9.20am.

  • Alcoholics Anonymous. 7.30pm, St Ninian's Presbyterian Church hall, Hawea Flat. All welcome.

  • Pre-school storytime at Wanaka Library 10.00 - 11.00am, 3 - 5 years. Come and enjoy some stories followed by a craft activity. All welcome, free.

  • Reading to Dogs at Wanaka Library. 3.30 - 5.00pm. Suitable for school aged children. Phone the library to make an appointment with a Therapy Dog 03 443 0410 or  wanaka.library@qldc.govt.nz Sessions are free! Sponsored by St John and SPCA.



Thursday 08 November 2018
  • Embroidery Group Meeting Day. 1.30pm, Arts Centre.

  • PrimeTimers! Meet 2.00pm at Presbyterian Church Hall for interesting speakers and afternoon tea. Over 60s welcome! Ph 0210 431 054.

  • Upper Clutha Hospice Shop. Open 10.00am - 5.00pm. 73 Brownston St. Volunteers required ph: 443 4142.

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

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

  • Hospice Warehouse. Open 9.00am - 2.00pm weekdays. 9A Gordon Rd. Ph. 443 5894.

  • Wanaknit (community knitting group). 5.30pm, Alchemy. Come along and join our community based knitting night. All levels welcome.

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

  • Wanaka Playgroup. 9.30 - 11.30am, Wanaka Squash Club, Stone St. 0-5yrs. Great outdoor fenced area and indoor learning experiences. $3 family or $30 per term. All welcome. Contact Shaz 021 1678 155.

  • Wanaka Communicators. 7.15pm St John Rooms, 4 Link Way, Wanaka. Your local Toastmasters group. Phone Matthew, 021 305 865 for more info.

  • Hawea Playgroup is open for good times! Mon, Tues & Thurs 9.00am - 12.30pm. Tea, coffee, climbing tree, messy play, sandpit galore and much more. Find us on fb for more info.

  • Men's 9 Hole Golf: Cards in at 9.15am for 9.30am start. New members and visitors welcome.

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

  • Ladies 9 Hole Golf: Discs in by 9.00am. Tee Off 9.30am. Visitors and new members welcome.



Friday 09 November 2018
  • Wanaka Bridge Club. Friday Handicap Bridge. Play starts 1.00pm. 9 Cliff Wilson St. All welcome.

  • JP Services at Community Networks, 73 Brownston St, 10.30 - 11.30am. Appointments essential. Ph 03 443 7799.

  • Upper Clutha Hospice Shop. Open 10.00am - 5.00pm. 73 Brownston St. Volunteers required ph: 443 4142.

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

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

  • Hospice Warehouse. Open 9.00am - 2.00pm weekdays. 9A Gordon Rd. Ph. 443 5894.

  • Wanaka Social Tennis. 9.00am - 12.00pm, Upton St courts. Visitors welcome.

  • Sceptics in the Pub. 7pm at the Lake Hawea Hotel. Topics for discussion: Water Chlorination, and Logical Fallacies. https://wanakacriticalthinkers.nz/



Saturday 10 November 2018
  • Aspiring Quilters. Wanaka's quilting group is meeting 10.00am - 4.00pm at the Bridge Club Rooms, 9 Cliff Wilson St. Visitors and new members welcome. Call Marg 443 7454 for more info.

  • Upper Clutha Hospice Shop. Open 11.00am - 3.00pm. 73 Brownston St. Volunteers required, ph: 443 4142.

  • The Salvation Army Family Store. Open 9.30am - 4.00pm. 48 Helwick St.

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

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

  • Habitat Restoration planting with Te Kakano, Fish & Game and Wanaka Residents Association at the Bullock Creek Wetland, from 10am to 12pm. Access from Stone street, opposite the day care centre. Tools and morning tea provided. All welcome. Enquiries: info@tekakano.org.nz, or Andrew 021 342 187

  • Performance: Central Otago Regional Choir, 7.30pm at St Andrews Presbyterian Church, Tenby St.



Sunday 11 November 2018
  • Free Community Yoga Class. 11.00am, Rhyme x Reason Brewery, 17 Gordon Rd. BYO mat and donations accepted for the teacher's hard work.

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

  • St Columba’s Anglican Church. 9.30am, cnr Upton & McDougall Sts. All are welcome to join us for our Eucharistic Liturgy, morning tea to follow.

  • Wanaka Baptist Church. 5.30pm, Lake Wanaka Centre, 89 Ardmore St. All welcome. Contact Derek 021 2805 817.

  • WW1 Armistice Day Heart Exhibition - 100 Year Anniversary. At Pembroke Park (A&P End), from Dawn to Dusk. 198 handmade hearts, each heart representing a peron from the Upper Clutha District that served in WW1. Free event, donations for the RSA Benefit Fun can be made.

  • Wanaka Presbyterian at 9.30am. Family Service. Sue van Schreven from Orphans Aid will be our guest speaker. Bring cash for the market table. 92 Tenby St.

  • Wanaka Presbyterian Church. Speaker: Sue van Shreven of Orphans Aid. Come early for morning tea before this traditional service. 11am. 92 Tenby St. 

  • Night Church at Wanaka Presbyterian at 7pm. Prayer is based on the movie The War Room. Meet in the Upper Room. 92 Tenby St.



Monday 12 November 2018
  • Wanaka Bridge Club, Christmas Pairs, 6.50pm. 9 Cliff Wilson St.

  • Meditation. 5.00pm at St Columba's, cnr Upton & McDougall Sts. All welcome. Contact Annette 021 2075 122.

  • Upper Clutha Hospice Shop. Open 10.00am - 5.00pm. 73 Brownston St. Volunteers required ph: 443 4142.

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

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

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

  • Wanaka Walkers. 9.30am. Meet on lakefront, McDougall St. Bring a jacket and lunch. Contact Ruth 021 474 904 or wanakawalkers.blogspot.co.nz

  • Hospice Warehouse. Open 9.00am - 2.00pm weekdays. 9A Gordon Rd. Ph. 443 5894.

  • Wanaka Social Tennis. 9.00am - 12.00pm, Upton St courts. Visitors welcome.

  • Wanaka Playgroup. 9.30 - 11.30am, Wanaka Squash Club, Stone St. 0-5yrs. Great outdoor fenced area and indoor learning experiences. $3 family or $30 per term. All welcome. Contact Shaz 021 1678 155.

  • Hawea Playgroup is open for good times! Mon, Tues & Thurs 9.00am - 12.30pm. Tea, coffee, climbing tree, messy play, sandpit galore and much more. Find us on fb for more info.

  • Hawea Library Wriggle and Rhyme. 10.00am followed by storytime and an art activity for preschoolers from 10.30am. Every Monday during term.

  • Reading to Dogs at Wanaka Library. 3.30 - 5.00pm. Suitable for school aged children. Phone the library to make an appointment with a Therapy Dog 03 443 0410 or  wanaka.library@qldc.govt.nz Sessions are free! Sponsored by St John and SPCA.

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

     

     



Tuesday 13 November 2018
  • Rotary Club of Wanaka weekly get together. 6.00pm, Wanaka Golf Club. Contact Deborah Budden to join: deborahbudden@gmail.com

  • Say Go - Falls prevention exercises for over 65s. 2.00 - 3.00pm, Otago Age Concern - St John's, Link Rd. $2. All welcome. Enquiries to Judy 443 4121.

  • Wanaka Bridge Club, Tuesday Social Bridge. 11.00am. 9 Cliff Wilson St. Bring your lunch, all welcome.

  • JP Services at Community Networks. 1.00 - 2.00pm, 73 Brownston St. Appointments essential. Ph 03 443 7799.

  • Upper Clutha Hospice Shop. Open 10.00am - 5.00pm. 73 Brownston St. Volunteers required ph: 443 4142.

  • BNI Wanaka. Business referral networking group meeting weekly for breakfast 7.00 - 8.30am, Alchemy. For more info or to join a meeting, call Mark Anderson, ph 0274 641 641.

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

  • Yoga In The Community with Carmen. St John room, ph 022 3265 019.

  • Hospice Warehouse. Open 9.00am - 2.00pm weekdays. 9A Gordon Rd. Ph. 443 5894.

  • Wanaka Mental Health Peer Support Group - Please join us from 6-7pm at the Plunket Room (51 Ardmore St). For more details, please email: peersupport@mentalhealthwanaka.org or visit FB at: "Wanaka Mental Health Peer Support Group - Public" or online at: www.mentalhealthwanaka.org. All welcome!

  • 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.

  • Wriggle and Rhyme, Wanaka Library 10.30 - 11.00am. 0 - 2 years. Come in and enjoy music, while engaging with your little one, through movement, rhyme and rhythm. All welcome. Free.

  • Hawea Playgroup is open for good times! Mon, Tues & Thurs 9.00am - 12.30pm. Tea, coffee, climbing tree, messy play, sandpit galore and much more. Find us on fb for more info.

  • Wanaka Men's Tennis. 6.00pm, Upton St courts. Visitors welcome.

  • Herb Club Lunch: 12.30pm at Country Taste.