Community Diary



Wednesday 11 April 2018
  • Alcoholics Anonymous. St Ninian's Presbyterian Church Hall, Hawea Flat. 7.30pm. All welcome.

  • Wanaka Bridge Club, Hawea Pairs, 6.50pm. 9 Cliff Wilson St.

  • Pre-School Storytime at Wanaka Library. 10.00 - 11.00am. Come & listen to some stories followed by activities for 3-5 years.

  • Mainly Music Hawea Flat. Music, movement and fun for children 0-4 and their caregivers. Held at St Ninian's Church, Kane Rd, Hawea Flat. 9.30 - 11.00am. $3/family, includes morning tea.

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

  • Wanaka Creative Fibre Group meeting in Croquet Club Rooms, Warren St. Start: 12.30pm. Visitors welcome.

  • Te Kakano AGM. 7.00pm. St John Room, Link Way. Guest speaker Rob Wardle. Join us - all welcome.

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

  • Aspiring Gym Sports AGM. 7.00pm, Ray White Wanaka Offices, 1 Helwick St.

  • Volunteer for Habitat Restoration at Te Kakano's community-based native plant nursery. 1.00 - 4.00pm. All welcome. info@tekakano.org.nz  www.tekakano.org.nz

  • St Columba’s Anglican Church, cnr Upton & McDougall Sts. Holy Communion with discussion at 10.00am.

  • Upper Clutha Tramping Club monthly meeting "Walking tours in 2017: Japan, Sicily and the Amalfi Coast": Wanaka tour guide Helen Tait will talk about some of her 2017 trips. Wanaka Fire Station, Ballantyne Rd, 7.30pm. All welcome.

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

     



Thursday 12 April 2018
  • Hawea Playgroup. 9.00am - 12.30pm. Babies to 5 year olds. Check out the climbing tree, sensory play, water fun, playdoh, op shop and more. Always coffee and tea brewing, everyone welcome. Updates on FB page.  

  • 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 Toastmasters. 7.15pm, St John rooms, 4 Link Way. Watch or join in. A great evening of fun. Young and old. wanakatoastmasters@gmail.com

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

  • 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/term. All welcome. Contact Shaz 021 1687 155.

  • Wanaka Croquet Club. Warren St. Golf and Association Croquet, 1.30 - 4.00pm. Visitors welcome.

  • No Mens 9 Hole golf this week, course closed for C.O. Autumn Classic.

  • Ladies New & Newish to Wanaka Luncheon. Contact Sue Saunders ASAP. Ph 443 7442.

  • Ladies 9 Hole Golf. No competition today.

  • New Zealand author Julie Cooper is launching her new book about her life transitioning from tragedy to the healing enerygy of love. Meet Julie and learn about her personal journey. Wanaka Library 5.30 - 7.00pm. Free, all welcome.

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

     

  • Knit Club Wanaka. 5.30pm, Alchemy Wanaka. Join the infamous social and crafting night. Make new friends, learn new skills, get your knit on... All ages and skill levels welcome. Free to attend, but please support our venue. For Learn to Knit nights, see Facebook Knitclubwanaka or knitclub.co.nz



Friday 13 April 2018
  • Wanaka Bowling Club Progressive Tournament. Names in by 1.00pm, start 1.15pm. Visitors welcome.

  • 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.

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

  • Author Emma Stevens will be talking about her latest instalment to her trilogy of memoirs about living in the remote Alaskan wilderness. Join Emma for an engaging chat about her adventurous life. Wanaka Library 2 - 3pm. Free, all welcome.

  • 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.

  • Habitat Restoration Planting this Saturday (21st) with Te Kakano, Fish & Game and the Wanaka Resident Association at Bullock Creek Wetlands; start 10am. All welcome. Morning tea and tools provided. Queries: Andrew 021 342 187 or www.tekakano.org.nz or Facebook page.



Saturday 14 April 2018
  • Upper Clutha Hospice Shop. Open 11.00am - 3.00pm. 73 Brownston St. Volunteers required, ph: 443 4142.

  • Wanaka Croquet Club. Warren St. Golf and Association Croquet, 1.30 - 4.00pm. Visitors welcome.

  • Wanaka parkrun. 9.00am, Wanaka Station Park. A free, weekly, timed 5km run. All abilities welcome! Join us for 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

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

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



Sunday 15 April 2018
  • Wanaka Sunday Craft Market, Pembroke Park from 10am. Handmade NZ arts and crafts.

  • 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, 152 Aubrey Rd. Holy Mass at 9am. All welcome. See notice at church for week day Mass times.

  • Lighthouse Community. God centred worship and fellowship. 5pm every Sunday, 28 Reece Cres (behind Guthrie Bowron and up the stairs). All welcome, ph 0210 2437 373, www.lighthouseglobal.org

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

  • Wanaka New Life Church: 10am, 50 Reece Cres. Great family worship and fun programme for the kids - all welcome to join. Enquiries to 027 2927 770 newlife.co.nz

  • Wanaka Presbyterian Morning Worship 10am. Surprised by Grace 2: "First Called - First Caller. The story of two brothers and the One who called them to the greatest adventure life can offer'. Ian Hyslop Childrens programmes. All welcome @ 91 Tenby St.

  • Wanaka Presbyterian Night Church starts at 7pm over winter. Peter Eaton is speaking on The Spiritual Battle. Contemporary worship and an inspiring message. 91 Tenby St.

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

  • Wanaka Presbyterian Church Morning Worship. 10.00am. 'Surprised by Grace 3 - Showdown in a Graveyard' Ian Hyslop. All welcome.

  • Wanaka Presbyterian Night Church. 7.00pm. Peter Eaton will be speaking on 'The Spiritual Battle'. See you at 94 Tenby St.



Monday 16 April 2018
  • Wanaka Bridge Club, Mt Iron Stakes, 6.50pm. 9 Cliff Wilson St.

  • Meditation. 5pm 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.

  • Gentle Yoga with Carmen. Vouchers available - Cancer Society. St John room. Contact 022 3625 019.

  • 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/term. All welcome. Contact Shaz 021 1687 155.

  • 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.

  • Aspiring Gymsports Gymnastic Club Holiday Program. 9.30am - 5.30pm. Children aged 4 years - 13 years. info@aspiringgymsports.co.nz 



Tuesday 17 April 2018
  • 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.

  • Wanaka Rotary Club get together - Tuesdays. Drinks 6.00pm. Dinner 6.30pm at Wanaka Golf Club. Contact Derek to join us: howarthds@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. BNI is a business referral networking group. Meeting weekly for breakfast 7.00 - 8.30am, Alchemy. If you would like more info or to join a meeting, call the Chapter President, Vicki Hill 0210 2417 219.

  • Volunteer for Habitat Restoration at Te Kakano's community-based native plant nursery. 1.00 - 4.00pm. All welcome. info@tekakano.org.nz  www.tekakano.org.nz

  • Your Moving Baby. 11.00am - 12 noon. Wanaka Plunket Rooms, 51 Ardmore St. See Upper Clutha Plunket Facebook for further details. All welcome. 

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

     

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

  • Aspiring Gymsports Gymnastic Club Holiday Program. 9.30am - 7.30pm. Children aged 4 years - adults. info@aspiringgymsports.co.nz