Community Diary



Wednesday 25 March 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 Bridge Club.  Matukituki 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.

  • 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.

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

  • 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

  • Wanaka Creative Fibre Group. Margaret’s, 3 Schist Lane, 443 9197, 11.00am. All welcome.

  • The Salvation Army Family Store, open Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm and

    Saturdays 9.30 to 4pm. 48 Helwick Street

    Open 48 Helwick Street

  • Alcoholics Anonymous.Open meeting, St Ninian's Church,St Ninian's way, Hawea Flat. 7.30 - 8.30pm.

     

  • 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



Thursday 26 March 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!

  • 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, Workshop Day 10.30am, 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

  • The Salvation Army Family Store, open Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm and

    Saturdays 9.30 to 4pm. 48 Helwick Street

    Open 48 Helwick Street

  • Toastmasters. Better your speaking skills for work, public speaking or just better confidence.7.15 pm St Johns rooms, 4 link way, Wanaka. Come and sit & enjoy, or have ago if you dare. Phone or text Jamie 021 331 245.

  • 9 Hole Men's Golf. Cards in by 8.30am please. New members and visitors welcome.

  • Wanaka Artisan Market. Summer location. 2.00pm - 6.00pm at the Dinosaur Park, Wanaka Lake Front. Locally made artisan food and produce and handmade crafts.

  • Wanaka Garden Club. Meeting 7.30pm at the Wanaka Bowling Club is cancelled.

  • PrimeTimers! Our trip today is cancelled sorry!



Friday 27 March 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.

  • 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.

  • The Salvation Army Family Store, open Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm and

    Saturdays 9.30 to 4pm. 48 Helwick Street

    Open 48 Helwick Street

  • Drop-in Friday Arvos. 12.00 - 3.00pm, 50 Reece Crescent. Meet new friends, play some games and relax over a cuppa and snacks. Open and free to all in the community. Contact 022 3460 025.

  • Time out. Free group for parents & caregivers to have some time out for tea, coffee and chats while the kids play in a safe place. 10.00 - 11.30am at Wanaka New Life Church. 

  • Time out.10.00-11.30am A chance for parents and caregivers to get together, have some time out for coffee, tea & chats while the kids play in a safe place. Free and open to all. Wanaka New Life Church, 50 Reece Crescent.



Saturday 28 March 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.

  • The Salvation Army Family Store, open Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm and

    Saturdays 9.30 to 4pm. 48 Helwick Street

    Open 48 Helwick Street

  • Wanaka Trail Ride. Riders have the rare opportunity to explore private high country farmland, whilst raising funds for Wanaka Primary School and Montessori Children’s House. Gates open 8.30am. www.wanakatrailride.org  



Sunday 29 March 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 Sunday Craft Market. Pembroke Park, from 10a.m. Handmade NZ Art, Craft & Design.

     

  • 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. Pembroke Park market corner 10.00am - 2.00pm.

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

  • Wanaka Baptist Church. 5.30 pm at Upper Clutha Plunket Room, 51 Ardmore St.  All welcome. www.wanakabaptist.org



Monday 30 March 2020
  • 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.  Silver Championship Pairs. Be seated by 6.50pm. 9 Cliff Wilson St. 

  • 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

  • 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 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.

  • The Salvation Army Family Store, open Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm and

    Saturdays 9.30 to 4pm. 48 Helwick Street

    Open 48 Helwick Street

  • Wanaka Walkers. 9.30am meet on lakefront, McDougall St. Bring appropriate clothing and lunch. wanakawalkers.blogspot.com for details.

  • AGM Friends of Hawea Flat School (formerly PTA). 7.30pm at Hawea Hotel.



Tuesday 31 March 2020
  • Lake Hawea Knitting Group. From12.30pm, Lake Hawea Library. For anyone interested in knitting. Enquiries Denis 021 0378 347.

  • 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.

  • The Salvation Army Family Store, open Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm and

    Saturdays 9.30 to 4pm. 48 Helwick Street

    Open 48 Helwick Street

  • Wanaka Men's Tennis. Upton St courts from 6.30pm. Visitors are welcome.

  • Coffee Crew. Cancer supporters, survivors, volunteers casual meet 11am. Ph Helen 027 2246 929.