Community Diary



Wednesday 12 February 2020
  • 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.  

  • Wanaka Mental Health Peer Support Group Meetup - Please join us for a casual time of tea & chat from 6-7pm 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!

  • Wanaka Bridge Club.  Wilkin Pairs. Be seated by 6.50pm. 9 Cliff Wilson St. All welcome.

  • Pre-school Storytime. Wanaka Library. 10.00 - 11.00am. 3 - 5 years. Bring your pre-schooler in to enjoy some stories followed by a craft activity. All Welcome. Free

  • UC Hospice Shop. Open 10.00am - 5.00pm. 73 Brownston St. Ph 443 4142.
    UC Hospice Warehouse/Shop. Open 10.00am - 3.00pm weekdays. 9A Gordon Rd. Ph 443 5894.

  • Volunteer. Habitat restoration at Te Kakano's community-based native plant nursery. 9.00am - 12.00pm. All welcome! Queries: info@tekakano.org.nz or FB @tekakano

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

  • Meditation. 12.15pm to 12.45pm at St Columba’s Anglican Church, cnr Upton & McDougall Sts. All welcome. Contact – Damon Plimmer ucang@calledsouth.org.nz.

  • Wanaka Creative Fibre Group. First meeting of the year, from 12.30pm at the
    Wanaka Croquet rooms.  Bring your challenge and your lunch along. New members and visitors most welcome. Enquiries to Heather 021 0383 695. 

  • Reading to Dogs. Wanaka Library 3.30 - 5.00pm. A programme designed for growing readers.  Where they can gain confidence in reading aloud in a relaxed, stress free environment.  Also increase awareness of appropriate behaviour with dogs.  Bookings essential. Please contact the library for further information. Phone 03 443 0410.

  • Junior football starts next week. See WAFC website for details: www.wanakafootball.nz

    Tues 11th Feb - Kelly's Flat U11s-12s 3:30 - 5:00 Rec Centre U14 4:00 - 5:30
    Wed 12th Feb - Kelly's Flat U6s-U8s 3:15 - 4:15 U9s-U10s 4:00 - 5:00
    Thurs 13th Feb - Rec Centre U16s 4:00 - 5:30

  • 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.

  • Volunteering Central. Wanaka Community Hub. 9.30am to 1.30pm. Come and chat to Gillian about volunteering in this fabulous community, or to see how we can support your volunteer programme. Contact Gillian to make an appointment or take your chances and drop in. gillian@volunteeringcentral.org.nz 027 5065 705 www.volunteeringcentral.org.nz or view current roles on The Wanaka App - community/jobs



Thursday 13 February 2020
  • Wanaka Men's Tennis. 3.00 - 5.30pm 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.

  • Wanaknit - Wanaka's community knitting group from 5.30pm at Alchemy 151 Ardmore Street, Thursday's. All welcome!

  • PrimeTimers ! Meet in Presbyterian Church Hall in Tenby St at 2pm to hear interesting speakers and  enjoy afternoon tea. Over 60s welcome. Ph Helen 021 0431054

  • UC Hospice Shop. Open 10.00am - 5.00pm. 73 Brownston St. Ph 443 4142.
    UC Hospice Warehouse/Shop. Open 10.00am - 3.00pm weekdays. 9A Gordon Rd. Ph 443 5894.

  • 9 Holes Ladies. Golf Competition: Discs in by 10.00am. To start 10.30am. New members and visitors welcome.

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

  • Wanaka Playgroup . 9.30 - 11.30am, Stone Street (Wanaka Squash Club). Children aged 0-5yrs. Come along and check out our newly renovated indoor space as well as a fully fenced outdoor area! $3 per family or $30 per term. All Welcome. Contact Emily 027 7737067.

  • Gentle Yoga in the community for Good Health & Calmness.Tuesdays St Johns Room Thursdays  Wanaka community Hub 9:30-10:45am. For more information contact: Carmen 022 326 5019 or go to breathgiveslife.com

     

  • Junior football starts next week. See WAFC website for details: www.wanakafootball.nz

    Tues 11th Feb - Kelly's Flat U11s-12s 3:30 - 5:00 Rec Centre U14 4:00 - 5:30
    Wed 12th Feb - Kelly's Flat U6s-U8s 3:15 - 4:15 U9s-U10s 4:00 - 5:00
    Thurs 13th Feb - Rec Centre U16s 4:00 - 5:30



Friday 14 February 2020
  • Alcoholics Anonymous. 7.30pm, Plunket Rooms,  51 Ardmore St. All welcome.

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

  • Wanaka Bridge Club.  Friday no partnership restrictions.Lesson starts 12.15pm Play starts 1pm. 9 Cliff Wilson St. All welcome.

  • 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. Ph 443 4142.
    UC Hospice Warehouse/Shop. Open 10.00am - 3.00pm weekdays. 9A Gordon Rd. Ph 443 5894.

  • Meditation. 12.15pm to 12.45pm at St Columba’s Anglican Church, cnr Upton & McDougall Sts. All welcome. Contact – Damon Plimmer ucang@calledsouth.org.nz.



Saturday 15 February 2020
  • 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. 1.00 - 4.00pm, 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.

  • UC Hospice Shop. Open 10.00am - 1.00pm. 73 Brownston St. Volunteers needed. Ph 443 4142.

  • Wanaka Concert Society. Justine Cormack (violin) and Kate Boyd (piano) perform Beethoven's Violin Sonatas, Lake Wanaka Centre, 7.30 pm. Cash sales at Gifted Design, 19 Helwick Street, eventfinda.com and doorsales available.



Sunday 16 February 2020
  • Narcotics Anonymous. Wanaka 8.00pm at the Plunket Room, 51 Ardmore Street, next to the BP Garage. Tel NA Helpline 0800 628 632.

  • Wanaka New Life Church: 10.00am, 50 Reece Cres. Multi-generational meeting, great worship and kids' programme. 027 2927 770, newlife.co.nz

  • Wanaka Artisan Market. Dinosaur Park Wanaka Lake Front 10.00am - 2.00pm Handmade crafts, locally grown produce and artisan food products.

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

  • Wanaka Presbyterian Church. 9.30am Service followed by a cuppa! All Welcome. 92 Tenby Street. www.wpccc.org.nz

  • St Ninian's Presbyterian Church.10.00am Hawea Flat. We would love you to join us, a warm welcome awaits you!

  • Community Yoga. 10.00 - 11.00am. The Fit Collective. 5 Gordon Road. Suitable for all levels, donations appreciated. FB: Wanaka Community Yoga.



Monday 17 February 2020
  • 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 Social Tennis 9am-12pm Upton St courts. Visitors are welcome.

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

  • Wanaka Bridge Club.  Mt Barker Pairs. Be seated by 6.50pm. 9 Cliff Wilson St. All welcome. 

  • UC Hospice Shop. Open 10.00am - 5.00pm. 73 Brownston St. Ph 443 4142.
    UC Hospice Warehouse/Shop. Open 10.00am - 3.00pm weekdays. 9A Gordon Rd. Ph 443 5894.

  • Meditation. 12.15pm to 12.45pm at St Columba’s Anglican Church, cnr Upton & McDougall Sts. All welcome. Contact – Damon Plimmer ucang@calledsouth.org.nz.

  • Line Dancing at Hawea Community Centre 5pm-6pm. $5, all welcome. 

  • Wanaka Playgroup . 9.30 - 11.30am, Stone Street (Wanaka Squash Club). Children aged 0-5yrs. Come along and check out our newly renovated indoor space as well as a fully fenced outdoor area! $3 per family or $30 per term. All Welcome. Contact Emily 027 7737067.

  • Wriggle and Rhyme. 10.00am. Followed by Storytime and Art Activities for pre-schoolers at 10.30am, every Monday in Term time at Hawea Library. 

  • Reading to Dogs. Wanaka Library 3.30 - 5.00pm. A programme designed for growing readers.  Where they can gain confidence in reading aloud in a relaxed, stress free environment.  Also increase awareness of appropriate behaviour with dogs.  Bookings essential. Please contact the library for further information. Phone 03 443 0410.



Tuesday 18 February 2020
  • Lake Hawea Knitting Group. From12.30pm, Lake Hawea Library. For anyone interested in knitting. Enquiries Denis 021 0378 347.

  • Coffee crew cancer survivors, volunteers & friends meet 11am. For information phone Helen 0272246929

  • Wanaka Bridge Club.  Social Bridge session. Bring lunch and be seated by10.50am. 9 Cliff Wilson St. All welcome.

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

  • 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. Ph 443 4142.
    UC Hospice Warehouse/Shop. Open 10.00am - 3.00pm weekdays. 9A Gordon Rd. Ph 443 5894.

  • Volunteer. Habitat restoration at Te Kakano's community-based native plant nursery. 9.00am - 12.00pm. All welcome! Queries: info@tekakano.org.nz or FB @tekakano

  • Gentle Yoga in the community for Good Health & Calmness.Tuesdays St Johns Room Thursdays  Wanaka community Hub 9:30-10:45am. For more information contact: Carmen 022 326 5019 or go to breathgiveslife.com

     

  • Junior football starts next week. See WAFC website for details: www.wanakafootball.nz

    Tues 11th Feb - Kelly's Flat U11s-12s 3:30 - 5:00 Rec Centre U14 4:00 - 5:30
    Wed 12th Feb - Kelly's Flat U6s-U8s 3:15 - 4:15 U9s-U10s 4:00 - 5:00
    Thurs 13th Feb - Rec Centre U16s 4:00 - 5:30

  • Mainly Music Wanaka. Music, movement and fun for children 0-4 and their caregivers. 92 Tenby St, 9.30 - 11.00am. $4/family, includes morning tea.