Community Diary



Wednesday 18 July 2018
  • Alcoholics Anonymous. 7.30pm. St Ninian's Presbyterian Church Hall, Hawea Flat. All welcome.

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

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

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

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

  • Hospice Warehouse. Open 10.00am - 2.00pm weekdays. 9A Gordon Rd.

  • Wheels to Dunstan. Free shuttle service to Dunstan Hospital or Alexandra specialist appointments, also linking with the St John Health Shuttle to Dunedin Hospital. For bookings phone Community Networks 443 7799 before 3.00pm the day before.

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

  • Wanaka Travel Club Mid-winter Lunch. 11.00am, Lake Hawea Hotel. Topic: Vietnam.



Thursday 19 July 2018
  • 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.

  • Community Kapahaka. 6.00 - 8.00pm, Mt Aspiring College East Common Room. Open to all. Haere mai.

  • Hospice Warehouse. Open 10.00am - 2.00pm weekdays. 9A Gordon Rd.

  • Wanaknit (community knitting group). 5.30pm, Alchemy. Come along and join our community based knitting night. All levels welcome.



Friday 20 July 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.

  • 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.

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

  • Hospice Warehouse. Open 10.00am - 2.00pm weekdays. 9A Gordon Rd.

  • Introduction to Solids. 11.00am - 12 noon at the Plunket Rooms, 51 Ardmore St. Find out about this next step in your baby’s development. Mums, Dads and bubs all welcome. No registration necessary. 

  • Toilet training. 12 noon - 1.00pm. Wanaka Plunket Rooms, 51 Ardmore St. Come along for tips, tricks and information. No registration required.

     

  • Little Movers: Active Movement for Toddlers (1-3 years) 1.00 - 2.00pm. Wanaka Plunket Rooms, 51 Ardmore St. Mums, Dads and bubs all welcome. No registration necessary.



Saturday 21 July 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.

  • Habitat restoration planting at Glendhu wetland with Te Kakano and DOC. Meet at Waterfall Creek car park 9.45pm, carpool from there (limited car park at Glendhu wetland). All welcome. Tools and morning tea provided. Queries: Andrew 021 342 187, info@tekakano.org.nz or our Facebook page.



Sunday 22 July 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. Holy Mass. 11.00am, 152 Aubrey Rd. 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

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

  • St Columba’s Anglican Church, cnr Upton & McDougall Sts. All are welcome to join us for our Eucharistic Liturgy, 9.30am, with morning tea to follow.

  • Wanaka New Life Church. 10.00am & 6.00pm services, 50 Reece Cres. Multi-generational meetings with great worship & kids programme. Sunday Night Encounter Services: relaxed atmosphere, visitors welcome.  www.newlife.co.nz 027 2927 770.

  • New Life Winter Nights. 6.00pm, 50 Reece Cres. Warm, relaxed atmosphere, visitors welcome. www.newlife.co.nz

  • Wanaka Presbyterian Church Morning Worship. 10.00am, 94 Tenby St. Holiday programme for the children. Stay for a cuppa and a chat after the service. All welcome.

  • Wanaka Presbyterian Night Church. 7.00pm, 94 Tenby St. Informal worship and a message. All welcome.



Monday 23 July 2018
  • 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.

  • 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.

  • Smallbore Rifle Club, 6.30pm, Lake Wanaka Centre.

  • Wanaka Walkers. 9.30am. Meet on lakefront, McDougall St. Bring a jacket and lunch. Contact Ruth 021 474 904 or visit wanakawalkers.blogspot.co.nz

  • Hospice Warehouse. Open 10.00am - 2.00pm weekdays. 9A Gordon Rd.

  • Wanaka Bubs & Bugs Walking Group. Meeting 10.30am carpark by the Wanaka Tree for an hour walk and coffee afterwards. 

  • 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.

  • Hawea Playgroup. 9.00am  - 12.30pm. Join us for some great play opportunities and adult company. Tea and coffee, climbing tree, sand pit, playdough, painting, books and much more. For more info see FB. 



Tuesday 24 July 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 every Tuesday at 6pm at the Wanaka Golf Club. Please contact Deborah Budden to join us: 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. 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.

  • 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.

  • Creative Social Tuesday Evenings. Whether you are wanting to do some art/poetry/knitting/or anything creative, come along and meet other creative people in town. Ray White Auction Room, upstairs 1 Helwick St. facebook.com/groups/creativesocialtuesday/

  • Yoga In The Community with Carmen. St John room, ph 022 3265 019.

  • Mental Health Peer Support Group (Wanaka). 6.00 - 7.00pm, Plunket Room (51 Ardmore St). All welcome.

  • Hospice Warehouse. Open 10.00am - 2.00pm weekdays. 9A Gordon Rd.

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

  • Wanaka Library Wriggle & Rhyme. Free for 0-2 years, 10.30 - 11.00am, songs and rhymes for your little ones to enjoy.

     

  • Hawea Playgroup. 9.00am  - 12.30pm. Join us for some great play opportunities and adult company. Tea and coffee, climbing tree, sand pit, playdough, painting, books and much more. For more info see FB.