Community Diary



Wednesday 25 September 2019
  • UC Hospice Shop. Open 10.00am - 5.00pm. 73 Brownston St. 443 4142.

  • UC Hospice Warehouse/Shop. Open 10.00am - 3.00pm weekdays. 9A Gordon Rd. 443 5894.

  • Wanaka Brdige Club. Cloudy Peak Pairs. Be seated 6.50pm. 9 Cliff Wilson St. All welcome.

  • Alcoholics Anonymous. 7.30pm, St Ninian’s Church, Kane Rd, Hawea Flat.

  • Wanaka Lighthouse Church. Come join with us for worship, interactive teaching and friendship. Casual, relaxed, lounge environment. We meet at 6.45pm @ 28 Reece Cres (Behind Guthrie Bowron and up the stairs). W: lighthouseglobal.org/wanaka FB: @wanakalighthouse. Ph: 0204 621 000.

  • The Salvation Army Family Store open 9.00am to 5.00pm Monday to Friday. Phone 443 5068.

  • Reading to Dogs - Wanaka Library 3.30 - 5.00pm, Bookings essential. Please contact the library for further information. Phone: 03 443 0410.

  • Pre-school Storytime. Wanaka Library. 10.00 - 11.00am. 3-5 years. Come and enjoy some stories followed by a craft activity. All welcome. Free.

  • 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.

  • St Columba’s Anglican Church, cnr Upton & McDougall Sts. 10am, mid-week Communion service with discussion. All welcome.

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

  • Wanaka Croquet Club, 211 Warren St. Golf Croquet only - 9:30 am to 12 noon. Names must be in by 9:20 am to be included in the draw please.  



Thursday 26 September 2019
  • UC Hospice Shop. Open 10.00am - 5.00pm. 73 Brownston St. 443 4142.

  • UC Hospice Warehouse/Shop. Open 10.00am - 3.00pm weekdays. 9A Gordon Rd. 443 5894.

  • Embroidery Group Workshop Day. Arts Centre, 10.30am.

  • Wanaka Men's Social Tennis. 3.00 - 5.30pm, Upton St courts. Visitors welcome.
  • Wanaknit. Wanaka’s community knitting group. 5.30pm, Alchemy, 151 Ardmore St. Bring your knitting or crochet project. All welcome. 

  • Wanaka Playgroup. 9.30 - 11.30am, Wanaka Squash Club, Stone St. 0-5yrs. Great outdoor fenced area and indoor learning experiences.New baby/toddler euipment just arrived! $3/session or $30/term. All welcome. Shaz 021 1678 155.

  • Wanaka Artisan Market. Beside Speights Alehouse, 3.00 - 6.00pm. 

  • The Salvation Army Family Store open 9.00am to 5.00pm Monday to Friday. Phone 443 5068.

  • Men's 9 Hole golf. Cards in by 9.45am please. New members and visitors welcome.

  • Ladies 9 Hole Golf. Discs in by 10am please. All welcome.

  • Hawea Playgroup - 9-12.30, Mon/ Tue/ Thurs. Fantastic indoor and outdoor play spaces, messy play, climbing tree, sandpit, activities and crafts. Coffee/ tea, baking and adult company for parents! Also an opp shop with heaps of awesome baby and kids clothes. 

  • Want to energize your entrepreneurial spirit? Meet-up with other founders, hackers, hustlers, investors and startup enthusiasts at our monthly social event.  Entrepreneur Coffee Jam is FREE to all startup enthusiasts!

    What to expect

    Doors open at 11 a.m.; get there early to get your coffee.  The first 50 attendees receive a FREE COFFEE courtesy of Startup Queenstown Lakes.

    Programming starts at 11:15 a.m. Hear a local entrepreneur give their 2-minute pitch presentation to the audience followed by a short Q&A with our emcee of the day, NZ Entrepreneur publisher Richard Liew.

    This month’s event has a Social Enterprise theme and we’ll be chatting to Sophie Ward from local identity, Wastebustersand Barry Grehan from Urban Village.

    Following the presentations, participants have an opportunity to share amongst the group, ask for help or input on an issue, and share successes.

    The formal meeting concludes by noon, and everyone is invited to stay around from noon to 1 p.m. for lunch.

    Tickets: None. First come, first served. RSVP via Eventfinda.

    Attire: Business casual

    Networking Courtesy: Bring business cards for networking, but don’t pass them out unless asked for one.  No selling of services or advertising at the event (branded company shirts, etc. acceptable).

  • LADIES 9 HOLE GOLF 

    Discs in by 10am please. Visitors welcome

  • Wanaka Croquet Club, 211 Warren St. Golf and Association Croquet, 1:30 am to 4 pm. Names to be in by 1:20 pm please. Visitors welcome.

  • 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



Friday 27 September 2019
  • Wanaka Bowling Club Progressive Tournament. Names in by 1.00pm, start 1.15pm. Visitors welcome.

  • UC Hospice Shop. Open 10.00am - 5.00pm. 73 Brownston St. 443 4142.

  • UC Hospice Warehouse/Shop. Open 10.00am - 3.00pm weekdays. 9A Gordon Rd. 443 5894.

  • Wanaka Bridge Club. Friday Handicap Bridge. Play starts 1.00pm. 9 Cliff Wilson St. All welcome.

  • Alcoholics Anonymous. 7.30pm, Plunket Rooms,  51 Ardmore St. All welcome.
  • JP Services at Community Networks. 10.30 - 11.30am. To book phone 03 443 7799.

  • Wanaka Social Tennis. 10.00am - 12.30pm. Upton St courts. Visitors welcome.
  • TOY LIBRAY. 3 Reece Cres, 9.30am - 11.30am.

     

  • The Salvation Army Family Store open 9.00am to 5.00pm Monday to Friday. Phone 443 5068.

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



Saturday 28 September 2019
  • UC Hospice Shop. Open 10.00am - 4.00pm. 73 Brownston St. Volunteers needed. Ph 443 4142.

  • Wanaka Parkrun. 9.00am, 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 welcome.
  • TOY LIBRAY. 3 Reece Cres, 9.30am - 11.30am.

     

  • Wanaka Croquet Club, 211 Warren St. Golf and Association Croquet, 1:30 am to 4 pm. Names to be in by 1:20 pm please. Visitors welcome.



Sunday 29 September 2019
  • Holy Family Catholic Church. 152 Aubrey Rd. Holy Mass 9.00am. All welcome. See notice at church for week day Mass times.

  • Wanaka New Life Church. 10.00am, 50 Reece Cres. Multi-generational meeting, great worship and kids' programme. Visitors welcome. 027 2927 770, newlife.co.nz

  • Narcotics Anonymous. Wanaka 8.00pm at the Plunket Room, 51 Ardmore Street, next to the BP Garage. Tel NA Helpline 0800 628 632.

  • St Columba’s Anglican Church, cnr Upton & McDougall Sts. Holy Communion, 9.30am. All welcome.

  • Weekly Meditation, Sundays 6pm. At Mountain Spirit. 250 Hawea Back Road, Hawea Flat. All welcome. Contact Randall, 0204 111 2668 or for more information go to www.mtnspirit.nz



Monday 30 September 2019
  • Wanaka Walkers. 9.30am meet on lakefront, McDougall St. Bring appropriate clothing and lunch. wanakawalkerblogsite.co.nz for details.

  • UC Hospice Shop. Open 10.00am - 5.00pm. 73 Brownston St. 443 4142.

  • UC Hospice Warehouse/Shop. Open 10.00am - 3.00pm weekdays. 9A Gordon Rd. 443 5894.

  • Wanaka Bridge Club. Silver Chamionship Pairs. Be seated 6.50pm. 9 Cliff Wilson St.

  • Meditation. 5.00pm, St Columba's Anglican Church, cnr Upton and McDougall Sts. All welcome

  • Wanaka Social Tennis. 10.00am - 12.30pm. Upton St courts. Visitors welcome.
  • The Salvation Army Family Store open 9.00am to 5.00pm Monday to Friday. Phone 443 5068.

  • Hawea Playgroup - 9-12.30, Mon/ Tue/ Thurs. Fantastic indoor and outdoor play spaces, messy play, climbing tree, sandpit, activities and crafts. Coffee/ tea, baking and adult company for parents! Also an opp shop with heaps of awesome baby and kids clothes. 

  • Hawea Playgroup closed for school holidays and public holidays, keep an eye on our fb page for pop up sessions and other information. 



Tuesday 01 October 2019
  • 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. 443 4142.

  • UC Hospice Warehouse/Shop. Open 10.00am - 3.00pm weekdays. 9A Gordon Rd. 443 5894.

  • Wanaka Bridge Club - social bridge session. Bring lunch and be seated by 10.50am. All welcome.

  • Yoga in the Community for good health and calmness. 9.30am, St John Room. Contact Carmen 022 3265 019 / learn more at abundant.earth

  • JP Services at Community Networks. 1.00 - 2.00pm. To book phone 03 443 7799.

  • JP Services at Community Networks every Tuesday from 1.00 - 2.00pm and Friday 10.30 - 11.30am.  Please book on 03 443 7799.

  • Toy Library. 3 Reece Cres, 7.30pm - 8.30pm.

     

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

  • Mainly Music. Music, movement & fun for children 0-4yrs & their caregivers. 9.30 -11.00am. St Andrew Presbyterian Church Community Centre, 91 Tenby St. $4/family.

  • The Salvation Army Family Store open 9.00am to 5.00pm Monday to Friday. Phone 443 5068.

  • Hawea Playgroup closed for school holidays and public holidays, keep an eye on our fb page for pop up sessions and other information. 

  • Coffee Crew, Cancer survivors, carers, volenteers meet Achemy 11am for casual chat. Contact Nick 027 343 1039