Community Diary



Wednesday 25 April 2018
  • Alcoholics Anonymous. 7.30pm. St Ninian's Presbyterian Church Hall, Hawea Flat. All welcome.

  • Wanaka Bridge Club, Hawea 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.

  • No Mini Muscles today.



Thursday 26 April 2018
  • Embroidery Group. Workshop Day 10.30am, Arts Centre.

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

  • Wanaka Toastmasters. 7.15pm, St John rooms, 4 Link Way. Watch or join in. A great evening of fun. Young and old. wanakatoastmasters@gmail.com

  • Wanaka Artisan Market. 3.00 - 6.00pm. Bullock Creek, outside Speights Ale House. Local produce and crafts.

  • Mens 9 Hole Golf, cards in by 10.15am for 10.30am start. New members and visitors welcome.

  • 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 Garden Club. 7.30pm at The Bowling Clubrooms, Tenby St. Speaker: Kim Johnston on Vertical Gardens/Growing Walls. Visitors welcome. Plants/produce table, raffle, supper and experienced local knowledge. Contact Rochelle 021 1165 093. 

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

  • Aspiring Gymsports Gymnastic Club School Holiday Program. 4-9 yrs. 9.30am - 5.30pm. info@aspiringgymsports.co.nz



Friday 27 April 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.

  • Genealogy Group meeting. 2.00pm St John Rooms, Link Way. AGM and Brickwall panelA panel for advice on where to look for that elusive answer. Please send your 'brickwall' to one of the committee prior to the meeting if possible. All welcome.

  • 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. 9.00am - 12.00pm, Upton St courts. Visitors welcome.

  • Genealogy Group meeting & AGM. 12 noon, St John Ambulance Rooms, Link Way. The AGM will be followed by a shared finger food lunch at 12.30pm followed by a general meeting at 1.00pm with the subject of "Genealogy Software"  - members of the group will demonstrate their favourite software programmes. Please bring a small plate to share.

  • No Mini Muscles today.

  • Aspiring Gymsports Gymnastic Club. School Holiday Program 4yrs-adults. 12.30pm - 7.30pm. info@aspiringgymsports.co.nz



Saturday 28 April 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 Tennis Quadrangular Teams Tournament. Upton St courts 9am-5pm. Normal Saturday social tennis will resume next week.



Sunday 29 April 2018
  • Wanaka Sunday Craft Market, Pembroke Park from 10am. Handmade NZ arts and crafts.

  • 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 New Life Church: 10am, 50 Reece Cres. Great family worship and fun programme for the kids - all welcome to join. Enquiries to 027 2927 770 newlife.co.nz

  • Wanaka Tennis Quadrangular Tournament continues from 9am-1pm.

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

  • Wanaka Presbyterian Church. 10.00am. "Surprised by Grace 4 - Meeting Grace, a woman caught in adultery is surprised by grace." Ian Hyslop. 94 Tenby St.

  • Wanaka Presbyterian Church. 7.00pm. A Demonstration of the Passover (Seder) dinner with Scott Brown from Celebrate Messiah. All welcome.

  • Wanaka New Life Church. 10.00am & 6.00pm services this week with special guests Ps Wes & Janet Chambers. 50 Reece Cres, families welcome. Enquiries to 027 2927 770 newlife.co.nz

  • Sport Analytik Day with Kahu Youth. Find the right sport for your child 5.15 yrs. 3 hours of fun and physical activity, each child gets a talent report. 1.00 - 4.00pm, Wanaka Recreation Centre, Ballantyne Rd. $39, sibling deal Promo code: SIB50, Kahu Youth Members: $20. Register at www.sportanalytik.co.nz



Monday 30 April 2018
  • Wanaka Bridge Club, Silver Championship Pairs, 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.

  • Immunisation Discussion session 12 noon – 1pm. Wanaka Plunket Rooms, 51 Ardmore St, Wanaka with Meg Paulin (Immunisation Co-ordinator SDHB). No registration required. 

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

  • Wanaka Social Tennis. 9.00am - 12.00pm, Upton St courts. Visitors welcome.

  • Ladies New & Newish to Wanaka luncheon. Contact Sue Saunders ASAP. Ph. 443 7442.

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

  • 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.



Tuesday 01 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

  • Your New Family and Understanding Your Baby. 11.00am -12 noon. Wanaka Plunket Rooms, 51 Ardmore St, Wanaka. See Upper Clutha Plunket Facebook for details. All welcome. 

  • The Relationship Heart and Your Growing Baby. 12 noon - 1.00pm. Wanaka Plunket Rooms, 51 Ardmore St, Wanaka. See Upper Clutha Plunket Facebook for further details. 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.

  • Mainly Music resumes