Community Diary



Wednesday 16 May 2018
  • Alcoholics Anonymous. 7.30pm. St Ninian's Presbyterian Church Hall, Hawea Flat. All welcome.

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

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

  • 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.

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

  • Wanaka Library Pre-school Storytime Session. 10.00 - 11.00am. Come in and enjoy story time followed by activity/craft, for 3-5yrs. All welcome, no charge.

  • Luggate Village Services and Luggate Village Homeowners Society AGM. 7.00pm, Luggate Pub.

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



Thursday 17 May 2018
  • Aspiring Quilters. Wanaka's quilting group is meeting 1.00 - 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 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.

  • Ladies 9 Hole Golf. Discs in by 10.00am. Tee off 10.30am. Visitors and new members welcome.

  • Wanaka Playgroup. Music Month of May. 9.30 - 11.30am, Wanaka Squash Club. Stone St. 0-5yrs. $3/family or $30 per term. *Mini Beats Music Session included* every Thursday in May, Ann-Marie will join us for a special music session. Come check us out and see what we have to offer you and your little ones. Contact Shaz 021 1678 155.

  • Men's 9 Hole Golf. Cards in by 10.15am for 10.30am start.  Visitors and new members welcome.



Friday 18 May 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.

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

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

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

  • St Columba's Church Coffee Group. 10.00am, Beanie Cafe, Ardmore St.



Saturday 19 May 2018
  • 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 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

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

  • Immunisation Information Drop-in Session.  10am-12noon.  Lake Hawea Community Centre.  Morning tea provided and children very welcome.

  • Habitat Restoration Planting with Te Kakano, Fish & Game, and the Wanaka Residents Association, 10am. Bullock Creek wetlands in the Fish & Game Hatchery. Enquiries: Paul, 021 0569 146 or Andrew, 021 342 187, tekakano.org.nz, or Facebook.



Sunday 20 May 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, 152 Aubrey Rd. Holy Mass at 9.00am. All welcome. See notice at church for week day Mass times.

  • Lighthouse Community. God centred worship and fellowship. 5.00pm, 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 Baptist Church. 5.30pm, Lake Wanaka Centre, 89 Ardmore St. All welcome. Contact Derek 021 2805 817.

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

  • Hawea Playgroup Annual Garage Sale. 10.00am - 2.00pm, Hawea Flat Hall. The hall will be packed with treasures and the pop-up cafe will be serving soup & The People’s Bread, home-made sausage rolls, Venus coffee and cake! MC-ed by local musician Anna van Riel, entertainment will also be shared by Wanaka Ukuleles, Anna Rowley and other local talent. Facepainting, bubbles, lolly scramble and more! Tables $15, text Jess to book 022 1591 030.

  • Wanaka Presbyterian Church. 10.00am. Ian Hyslop looks at "The Trinity". All welcome. 94 Tenby St.

  • Wanaka Presbuyetrian Church. 7.00pm. Authentic worship followed by a message. This Sunday night is "Jesus teaches us to pray - Your Kingdom Come". Aaron Johnstone.



Monday 21 May 2018
  • Wanaka Bridge Club, Roy Stakes, 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.

  • Wanaka Bubs and Bugs Walking Group. Meeting outside Double Black Cafe, Albert Town. 10.30 - 11.30am. Free to attend. 

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

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

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

  • Wanaka Grandview Club. 10.00am, Wanaka Golf Clubhouse. Fellowship for Seniors. Visitors welcome.

     


Tuesday 22 May 2018
  • Lake Hawea Knitting Group. For those who love to knit or would like to learn. 12.30pm, Lake Hawea Library. Bring your projects new or old, share your knowledge & have a chat with like-minded people. Enquiries Denise 0210 378 347.

  • 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.

  • Mainly Music. Music, movement and fun for children 0-4yrs and their caregivers. 9.30 - 11.00am, St Andrews Presbyterian Church Community Centre, 91 Tenby St, Wanaka. $3/family.

  • 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.

  • 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

  • Mental Health Peer Support Group (Wanaka). Join us 6.00 - 7.00pm, Plunket Room (51 Ardmore St). For more info, join the FB group "Wanaka Mental Health Peer Support Group (Wanaka)." 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.

  • Wriggle and Rhyme. 10.30 - 11.00am, Wanaka Library. Come and join in with some songs, rhymes and movement for 0-2 years.

  • Volunteering Central are at Community Networks 11.30am - 3.00pm. Come and talk to Gillian about volunteering in this fabulous community or to find out how we can support your volunteer programme. Make an appointment or drop in. gillian@volunteeringcentral.org.nz www.volunteeringcentral.org.nz 027 5065 705.

  • Book Night at Wanaka Library. 5.00 - 7.00pm Join us for bedtime stories, in your PJ's if you fancy! Bring along a mug for a hot chocolate. Guest storytellers - kids lit quiz & lots of fun at the library. Free family friendly event. All welcome.