Community Diary



Wednesday 11 October 2017
  • Wanaka Library Preschool Storytime. 10 - 11am, story reading followed by an activity for 3-5 year olds.

  • Wanaka Bridge Club, Tarras Stakes, 6.50pm, 9 Cliff Wilson St. 

  • Upper Clutha Hospice Shop. Open 10am - 5pm Mon - Fri and 11am - 3pm Sat. Wide range of items available every day. Volunteers & donations appreciated.

  • Alcoholics Anonymous. St Ninians Presbyterian Church Hall, Hawea Flat. 7.30pm. All welcome.

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

  • Wanaka Library Holiday Programme 10 - 11am for 3-5 year olds. Story Time and Library Laboratory. Make your own paint. It might get messy so wear old clothes.

  • Volunteer for Habitat Restoration at Te Kakano's community-based native plant nursery. 9am - noon. All welcome. info@tekakano.org.nz  www.tekakano.org.nz

  • Wanaka Creative Fibre Group meeting. Croquet Club Rooms. 12 noon. Visitors welcome.

  • Upper Clutha Tramping Club. Monthly meeting, 7.30pm. Wanaka orienteer Fraser Mills will run a how-to session on using maps and finding our way in the outdoors. This will include a few videos, and will be followed by an exercise on map reading. Wanaka Fire Station, Ballantyne Rd. All welcome.

  • Bonding with Babies Through Books. 10 - 11am. Wanaka Plunket Rooms, 51 Ardmore St, Wanaka. Presented by Wanaka Library Staff. Mums, Dads and little ones welcome.

  • St Columba’s Anglican Church, cnr Upton & McDougall Sts. Holy Communion with discussion at 10am.



Thursday 12 October 2017
  • PrimeTimers. Meet at Presbyterian Church Hall, Tenby St. 2pm for interesting speakers and afternoon tea. Over 60s all welcome! Ph Helen 021 0431 054.

  • Embroidery Group Meeting Day. 1.30pm Arts Centre Building.

  • Knit Club Wanaka. A social fun free club meeting every week from 5.30pm, Alchemy Cafe. Come along, make new friends, knit, learn to knit and enjoy a drink and/or something to eat. All ages and skills welcome, come at a time that suits until at least 8pm. For info email shop@thewoven.co.nz

  • Upper Clutha Hospice Shop. Open 10am - 5pm Mon - Fri and 11am - 3pm Sat. Wide range of items available every day. Volunteers & donations appreciated.

  • Toastmasters. Wanaka Communicators Club meets 7.15pm, St John's Rooms, Link Way. Come along and improve your public speaking skills!

  • Wanaka Artisan Market showcasing the finest local cart and produce 3 - 6pm, at Bullock Creek.

  • No Hawea Playgroup today, happy holidays!

  • Wanaka Croquet Club. 1.30 - 4pm. Warren St. Golf and Association Croquet. Visitors welcome.

  • Mens 9 Hole Golf. Cards in by 9.15am for 9.30am start. New members and visitors welcome.

  • Men's 9 Hole Golf. Cards in a 9.15am for 9.30am start. Visitors welcome.



Friday 13 October 2017
  • Wanaka Bridge Club. Friday Bridge, 12.50pm, 9 Cliff Wilson St, visitors welcome.

  • Alcoholics Anonymous Steps & Traditions Meeting. 7.30pm, Wanaka Plunket Rooms. Open meeting.

  • Upper Clutha Hospice Shop. Open 10am - 5pm Mon - Fri and 11am - 3pm Sat. Wide range of items available every day. Volunteers & donations appreciated.

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

  • Wanaka Bowling Club Progressive Tournament. Names in by 1pm, start 1.15pm. Visitors welcome.

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



Saturday 14 October 2017
  • Upper Clutha Hospice Shop. Open 10am-3pm. Wide range of items available every day. Volunteers & donations appreciated.

  • Wanaka Croquet Club. 1.30 - 4pm. Warren St. Golf and Association Croquet. Visitors welcome.

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

  • Habitat Restoration Planting with Te Kakano, Fish & Game and the Wanaka Residents Association.  Bullock Creek wetlands. 10am. Meet in the field by Bullock Creek in the Fish & Game Hatchery. Access: walk/drive in from Stone St entrance, opposite the daycare centre. Head for the creek in the south west corner. Tools provided but bring sturdy boots or gumboots. Morning tea provided by Bella Vista Wanaka.  Enquiries: Paul 021 0569 146 or Andrew 021 342 187, Facebook or www.tekakano.org.nz



Sunday 15 October 2017
  • Holy Family Catholic Church, 152 Aubrey Rd. Holy Mass 9am. All welcome. See notice at Church for week day Mass times.

  • Presbyterian Community Church. 9.30am, Family Service with great kid's programme 3-14yrs, creche for under 3s. Love to see you there at 91 Tenby St. wpccc.org.nz Facebook wanakapresbyteriancommunitychurch

  • Night Church, 7pm. Contemporary worship, inspiring message. All welcome. Wanaka Presbyterian Community Church Centre, 91 Tenby St. wpccc.org.nz

  • Lake Hawea Golf Club. Sunday Golf 12 noon tee off.

  • Wanaka Baptist Church meets at 5.30pm, Lake Wanaka Centre, 89 Ardmore St. Come as you are! 021 2805 817.

  • Disc Golf Wanaka Incorporated. Casual/social Sunday competition. Doubles & singles. 12.30pm, Beaumont St end of Lismore Park. Look out for club flags. New players very welcome. The perfect complement for a walk in the park.

  • Free Community Yoga Class at Rhyme and Reason Brewery 11am. BYO mat and extra layers. Donations accepted for the teacher's hard work. 17 Gordon Rd.

  • Wanaka New Life Church. 10am, 50 Reece Cres. Multi-generational meetings with great worship and children's programme. Enquiries to 027 2927 770 www.newlife.co.nz

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



Monday 16 October 2017
  • Alcoholics Anonymous. 7.30pm Plunket Rooms, Ardmore St. All welcome.

  • Wanaka Bridge Club, Aspiring Stakes, 6.50pm, 9 Cliff Wilson St. 

  • Wanaka Walkers. Meet on lakefront opposite McDougall St at 9.30am. Bring a jacket and packed lunch. Contact Ruth 021 474 904.  

  • Upper Clutha Hospice Shop. Open 10am - 5pm Mon - Fri and 11am - 3pm Sat. Wide range of items available every day. Volunteers & donations appreciated.

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

  • Wanaka Grandview Club. Fellowship for seniors. 10am, Wanaka Golf Club. Visitors welcome.

     
  • Wanaka Playgroup. Wear your favourite Halloween costume today! 9.30 - 11.30am, 0-5yrs at Wanaka Squash Club, Stone St. Great outdoor fenced area and indoor learning experiences. $3 per family or $30 per term. First visit free. All welcome, Contact Kelli 021 776 853.



Tuesday 17 October 2017
  • Say Go - Falls prevention exercises for over 65s. Otago Age Concern - St John's, Link Rd. 2 - 3pm $2. All welcome. Enquiries to Judy 443 4121.

  • Gentle Yoga for good health & calmness. 9.30 - 10.45am. St John Rooms, Link Way. Vouchers available for Cancer Society members. Open session for the community. Contact Carmen 0223 265 019.

  • Upper Clutha Hospice Shop. Open 10am - 5pm Mon - Fri and 11am - 3pm Sat. Wide range of items available every day. Volunteers & donations appreciated.

  • Mainly Music. Music, movement and fun for children 0-4yrs and their Caregivers. Held at St Andrews Presbyterian Church Community Centre, 91 Tenby St, Wanaka. 9.30 - 11am, $3 per family.

  • The Rotary Club of Wanaka. 6pm, Wanaka Golf Club. Visitors welcome.

  • BNI Wanaka. BNI is a business referral networking group. Meeting weekly for breakfast 7 - 8.30am at Alchemy. If you would like more information or to join a meeting, call the Chapter President, Vicki Donoghue 0272 089 462.

  • Lake Hawea Knitting Group. For those who love to knit or would like to learn, come along to the Lake Hawea Library Tuesdays from 12.30pm. Bring your projects new or old, share your knowledge and have a chat with like minded people. Enquiries Denise 0210 378 347.

  • Wanaka Men's Social Tennis. Upton St courts from 4pm. Men's A grade from 6pm. Visitors welcome.

  • Volunteer for Habitat Restoration at Te Kakano's community-based native plant nursery. 9am - noon. All welcome. info@tekakano.org.nz  www.tekakano.org.nz

  • The Emotional and Social Development of your Baby. 11am - 12 noon Wanaka Plunket Rooms, 51 Ardmore St. No registration required.