Community Diary



Wednesday 11 September 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 Brdige Club. Cloudy Peak Pairs. Be seated 6.50pm. 9 Cliff Wilson St. All welcome.

  • 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 3.30 - 5.00pm, Bookings essential. Please contact the library for further information. Phone: 03 443 0410.

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

  • 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.

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

  • Wanaka Creative Fibre Group meeting in Croquet Club Rooms, 211 Warren St. Start: 10:30am. Visitors welcome

  • Volunteer for habitat restoration at Te Kakano's community-based native plant nursery. 1.00 - 4.00pm. All welcome! Queries: info@tekakano.org.nz or Andrew 021 342 187.

  • Keep NZ Beautiful Clean Up Day - Albert Town - Saturday 14th September. Meet at McMurdo Park on Dale Street, 9.30am - 12 noon.. Bags & Gloves provided, refreshments provided.



Thursday 12 September 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. Meeting Day. 1.30pm, Arts Centre.

  • PrimeTimers. Meet 2.00pm, Presbyterian Church Hall, Tenby St to hear interesting speakers and enjoy afternoon tea. Over 60s welcome! Ph Helen 021 0431 054.

  • Wanaka Men's Social Tennis. 3.00 - 5.30pm, Upton St courts. Visitors welcome.
  • Wanaknit. Wanaka’s community knitting group. 5.30pm, Alchemy, 151 Ardmore St. Bring your knitting or crochet project. All welcome. 

  • Wanaka Playgroup. 9.30 - 11.30am, Wanaka Squash Club, Stone St. 0-5yrs. Great outdoor fenced area and indoor learning experiences.New baby/toddler euipment just arrived! $3/session or $30/term. All welcome. Shaz 021 1678 155.

  • 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.

  • Men's 9 Hole golf. Cards in by 9.45am please. New members and visitors welcome.

  • Ladies 9 Hole Golf. Discs in by 10am please. All welcome.

  • 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. 

  • Upper Clutha Decides 2019, Candidates take questions about the proposed development of Wanaka Airport. Thursday September 12th, 7.30pm at the Lake Wanaka Centre, open to all. Come along with some well-thought out questions on this issue. Hosted by Wanaka Stakeholders Group.

  • LADIES 9 HOLE GOLF 

    Discs in by 10am please. Visitors welcome

  • TOASTMASTERS - Better your speaking skills for work, public speaking or just better confidence.
    7.15 pm St Johns rooms, 4 link way, Wanaka.
    Come and sit & enjoy, or have ago if you dare. Phone or text Jamie 021 331 245



Friday 13 September 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.

  • Wanaka Social Tennis. 10.00am - 12.30pm. Upton St courts. Visitors welcome.
  • 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.



Saturday 14 September 2019
  • UC Hospice Shop. Open 10.00am - 4.00pm. 73 Brownston St. Volunteers needed. Ph 443 4142.

  • Wanaka Parkrun. 9.00am, 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 welcome.
  • TOY LIBRAY. 3 Reece Cres, 9.30am - 11.30am.

     

  • Wanaka Croquet Club Opening Day, 211 Warren St. Golf and Association Croquet, 1:30 am to 4 pm. Names to be in by 1:20 pm please. Visitors welcome. 

  • Keep NZ Beautiful Clean Up Day - Albert Town - Saturday 14th September. Meet at McMurdo Park on Dale Street, 9.30am - 12 noon.. Bags & Gloves provided, refreshments provided.



Sunday 15 September 2019
  • Holy Family Catholic Church. 152 Aubrey Rd. Holy Mass 9.00am. 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.

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

  • Weekly Meditation, Sundays 6pm. At Mountain Spirit. 250 Hawea Back Road, Hawea Flat. All welcome. Contact Randall, 0204 111 2668 or for more information go to www.mtnspirit.nz

  • 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! All Welcome. 92 Tenby Street. www.wpccc.org.nz

  • Ngai Tahu hui presentation and shared lunch 15th September from 1 pm at the Lake Hawea Community Centre on Myra Street.Socialise and meet leaders from local Otago and Southland runaka. Bring a plate and small koha for the shared lunch.



Monday 16 September 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. Aspiring Stakes. 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

  • Wanaka Social Tennis. 10.00am - 12.30pm. Upton St courts. Visitors welcome.
  • Wanaka Grandview club (Formerly Probus) 10.00am, Wanaka Golf Club. Come along and be entertained by interesting speakers and have a great morning tea. Visitors made very welcome.

  • Wanaka Playgroup. 9.30 - 11.30am, Wanaka Squash Club, Stone St. 0-5yrs. Great outdoor fenced area and indoor learning experiences.New baby/toddler euipment just arrived! $3/session or $30/term. All welcome. Shaz 021 1678 155.

  • Reading to Dogs - Wanaka Library 3.30 - 5.00pm, Bookings essential. Please contact the library for further information. Phone: 03 443 0410.

  • 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. 



Tuesday 17 September 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.

  • 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.

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

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

  • Wanaka Mental Health Peer Support. 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 peersupport@mentalhealthwanaka.org 

     

  • 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. 

  • Volunteer for habitat restoration at Te Kakano's community-based native plant nursery. 1.00 - 4.00pm. All welcome! Queries: info@tekakano.org.nz or Andrew 021 342 187.

  • Coffee Crew, Cancer survivors, carers, volenteers meet Achemy 11am for casual chat. Contact Nick 027 343 1039