Community Diary



Wednesday 23 August 2017
  • Wanaka Library Preschool Storytime. 10 - 11am, story reading followed by an activity for 3-5 year olds.

  • Wanaka Bridge Club. Bronze championship pairs, 6.50pm start, 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.

  • Volunteer for Habitat Restoration at Te Kakano's community-based native plant nursery. 1 - 4pm. All welcome. info@tekakano.org.nz  www.tekakano.org.nz

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

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

  • Mainly Music Hawea. Music, movement and fun for children 0-4yrs and their Caregivers. Held at St Ninians Church, Kane Rd, Hawea Flat. 9.30 - 11am, $3 per family, includes morning tea.

  • Upper Clutha Lions Pikelets for Daffodil Day at the ANZ.  Orders in before 23rd August to ANZ.  Donations to Cancer Society.  Gathered local, stays local.



Thursday 24 August 2017
  • Embroidery Group Workshop day. 10.30am 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.

  • Hawea Playgroup, 9am - 12.30pm. Our heatpump will be cranking and the coffee hot! Dress ups, arts, crafts and cosy library nook! Come for a play and a cuppa. Find us on Facebook for updates.

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

  • Ladies 9 Hole Golf. Discs in by 10am. Tee off 10.30am. New members welcome.

  • Hawea Playgroup. 9am - 12.30pm. Babies to 5 year olds. We have a heatpump and underfloor insulation! Come for a play and a cuppa. Find us on Facebook for updates.

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

  • Wanaka Playgroup 9.30-11.30am 0-5 year old. Squash Club, Stone St. Indoor activities and large fenced outdoor area. $3/family, first visit free. Visitors welcome. Enquiries to Kelli 021 776 853.

  • Wanaka Library has a variety of events happening today; creative writing workshops, chalk art & words and an evening of performance poetry. Don't miss out! For further information checkout our Facebook page or ask a librarian. Wanaka Library 443 0410.

  • PrimeTimers. Bus departs 10.30am from Showgrounds for Bannockburn outing. Ph Helen 021 0431 054.

  • Wanaka Library presents Speak Up Poetry Power - An evening of performance poetry featuring local Laura Williamson, acclaimed NZ poet Ian Loughran and exceptionally talented Letterman Poetry Collective.  Wanaka Library, 6-8pm. Free event.



Friday 25 August 2017
  • Wanaka Bowling Club Progressive Tournament. Names in by 1pm, start 1.15pm. Visitors welcome.

  • 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.

  • Wanaka Toy Library. Open 9.30 - 11am.  Reece Cres - opposite Plumbing World.

  • Daffodil Day National Annual street appeal.  Who will you be wearing your daffodil for?

  • 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 10am - 12.30pm. Visitors welcome.

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

  • TGI Friday, children’s liturgy at St Columba’s Anglican Church, cnr Upton & McDougall Sts, 5pm. Children of all ages welcome. Contact Damon Plimmer 03 443 2440.

  • Genealogy Group meeting. Research at 2pm Friday Wanaka Library.  Do you have anything you need to search, hunt, ask, find?  Bring a query to share and someone else may be able to help.  Bring your own device if you wish.  All welcome.

  • LINK Connection Cafe, 10.30-12pm, Cinema Paradiso. A drop-in session for community groups and individuals seeking information or connection. All welcome!



Saturday 26 August 2017
  • Wanaka Toy Library. Open 9.30 - 11am.  Reece Cres - opposite Plumbing World.

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

  • Wanaka Social Tennis Upton St courts 1-4pm. Visitors welcome.



Sunday 27 August 2017
  • Holy Family Catholic Church, 152 Aubrey Rd. Holy Mass at 11am. 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 Lighthouse Church. Meets every Sunday evening 5-7pm, For friendly fellowship with a relaxed vibe. 28 Reece Cres, round the back and up the stairs. Month of June worship evenings. July worship and teaching. For more info contact Karen 0210 2437 373 http://www.lighthouseglobal.org/wanaka/

  • 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.

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

  • Free Community Yoga at Rhyme and Reason Brewery. 11am every Sunday. Free for all, donations accepted for the teacher.

  • 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 - Multi-generational meetings with great worship and Children's Programme and you are Welcome! We meet at 50 Reece Crest,  Wanaka every Sunday at 10am & 6pm. Inquiries to 0272927770.



Monday 28 August 2017
  • Alcoholics Anonymous. 7.30pm Plunket Rooms, Ardmore St. All welcome.

  • Wanaka Bridge Club, Glendhu Pairs - Silver partnerships only, 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.

  • Hawea Playgroup, 9am - 12.30pm. Our heatpump will be cranking and the coffee hot! Dress ups, arts, crafts and cosy library nook! Come for a play and a cuppa. Find us on Facebook for updates.

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

  • Wanaka Social Tennis. Upton St courts 10am - 12.30pm. Visitors welcome.

  • The Pembroke Club of Wanaka meets 10am, Wanaka Golf Club.

     

  • Wanaka Playgroup 9.30-11.30am 0-5 year old. Squash Club, Stone St. Indoor activities and large fenced outdoor area. $3/family, first visit free. Visitors welcome. Enquiries to Kelli 021 776 853.

  • Ballroom and Latin Dancing Group. 7.30pm Wanaka Primary School Hall. All welcome with a partner or by yourself for exercise and fun. Share hall hire charge. Enquiries text 027 3931 046.

  • Hawea Playgroup. 9am - 12.30pm. Babies to 5 year olds. We have a heatpump and underfloor insulation! Come for a play and a cuppa. Find us on Facebook for updates.



Tuesday 29 August 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.

  • Wanaka Bridge Club. Social session 10.50am, bring your lunch, 9 Cliff Wilson St. Visitors welcome.

  • 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.

  • Wanaka Toy Library. Open 7.30 - 8.30pm. Reece Cres (opposite Plumbing World).

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

  • Hawea Playgroup, 9am - 12.30pm. Our heatpump will be cranking and the coffee hot! Dress ups, arts, crafts and cosy library nook! Come for a play and a cuppa. Find us on Facebook for updates.

  • 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.

  • Volunteer for Habitat Restoration at Te Kakano's community-based native plant nursery. 1 - 4pm. All welcome. info@tekakano.org.nz  www.tekakano.org.nz

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

  • Volunteering Central at Community Networks. 11.30am - 2.45pm. Pop in or make an appointment to see where you can volunteer in this fabulous community. Gillian, 027 5065 705, gillian@volunteeringcentral.org.nz or browse roles at www.volunteeringcentral.org.nz

  • Hawea Playgroup. 9am - 12.30pm. Babies to 5 year olds. We have a heatpump and underfloor insulation! Come for a play and a cuppa. Find us on Facebook for updates.