Community Diary



Wednesday 25 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.

  • Wanaka Creative Fibre Group Meeting. 11.00am, Diana’s home, 8 Sycamore Place. Visitors welcome.

  • 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.

  • Inland Revenue are at Community Networks. If you need help with your Tax return, Family Tax credits or any other enquiry give Community Networks a call on 03 443 7799 to make an appointment for this free service.

  • 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.

  • INLAND REVENUE are at Community Networks today. If you need help with your Tax return, Family Tax credits or any other enquiry give Community Networks a call on 03 443 7799 to make an appointment for this free service.

  • Wanaka Library Preschool Storytime and activity 10.00 - 11.00am, for 3-5 year olds, listening to lovely stories followed with a craft activity. No cost.

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



Thursday 26 July 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 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.

  • 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.

  • Community Kapa Haka. 6.00 - 8.00pm. Mt Aspiring College East Common Room. All welcome. Nau mai, haere mai! Please bring kai and koha to support the kaupapa.

  • Wanaka Communicators, your local Toast Masters group.  7.15pm St John Rooms. Develop your communication and leadership skills with better presentations and self-confidence. Email mrkennedy@xtra.co.nz or see you there to have a look or jump in and have a go.

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

  • PrimeTimers! Meet at 11am, Wanaka Airport and Museum for a morning of memories then a luscious lunch at the Wheels Cafe!

  • PrimeTimers! Meet 11.00am, Wanaka Airport and Museum for a morning of memories then a luscious lunch at the Wheels Cafe!

  • PrimeTimers! Meet 11.00am, Wanaka Airport and Museum for a morning of memories then a luscious lunch at the Wheels Cafe!

  • PrimeTimers! Meet 11.00am, Wanaka Airport and Museum for a morning of memories then a luscious lunch at the Wheels Cafe!

  • New Mt Aspiring U3A Group.  Talk by Trevor Chinn, NZ's leading glaciologist 'The Ice Age & How Our Scenery was Built'.  1.45pm at St John rooms, 4 Link Way.  All welcome, afternoon tea provided.  Members free, visitors $10 (cash only - no EFTPOS).

  • 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. 

  • Hawea Playgroup AGM, 7.30 at Playgroup, all welcome!



Friday 27 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.

  • 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.



Saturday 28 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.



Sunday 29 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, 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

  • 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.

  • Contemplative Evening Prayer in the style of the Taizé Community of France. Simple songs, readings and spaces for silence. 5.00pm, St Columba’s Anglican Church.

  • 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 10am. A warm welcome awaits you this morning. Come and worship the Lord together. Kids Church. All welcome. 94 Tenby St 

  • Wanaka Presbyterian @ 7pm. Come to Night Church for a time of worship followed by a message. Always inspiring and warm. 94 Tenby St. 



Monday 30 July 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.

  • 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 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 Bubs & Bugs Walking Group. Meeting 10.30am outside the Hawea shop for an hour walk and coffee afterwards. 

  • 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 31 July 2018
  • 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.

  • 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. 

  • Baby Toddler CPR & First Aid Session: 1 p.m. – 2 p.m. Wanaka Plunket Rooms, 51 Ardmore Street, Wanaka. Free Session. No registration required. All welcome. 

     

  • CPR/First Aid for Babies & Toddlers: 1 p.m. – 2 p.m. Wanaka Plunket Rooms  (51 Ardmore Street). Free Session. No registration required. Mums, dads and bubs all welcome.