Community Diary



Wednesday 27 September 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. 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

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

  • Alcoholics Anonymous meeting. 7.30pm St Ninians Church, Kane Rd, Hawea.

  • 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.

  • 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.

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

  • Wanaka Creative Fibre Group Meeting Margaret B’s daughter’s home, 14 Bevan Place. Start: 11:00am. Visitors welcome.

  • Wanaka Croquet Club, Warren St. Golf croquet only, 9:30 am to 12 noon.  Names to be in by 9:20 am.



Thursday 28 September 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. Wide range of items available every day. Volunteers & donations appreciated.

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

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • Ladies Nine Hole Golf. Stableford. Discs in by 9am for 9.30 tee off. Visitors welcome.

  • Wanaka Croquet Club, Warren St. Golf and Association Croquet, 1:30 am to 4 pm. Visitors welcome.

  • Mens 9 Hole Golf - change to early start now. Cards in by 9.15am for 9.30am start.

  • PrimeTimers: Bus departs from Showgrounds at 10.30am for Clyde, lunch and movies. Ph Helen 021 043 1054.

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



Friday 29 September 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.

  • Upper Clutha Hospice Shop. Open 10am - 5pm. Wide range of items available every day. Volunteers & donations appreciated.

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

  • 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.

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



Saturday 30 September 2017
  • Wanaka Gun Club. Central Otago Sporting Championships 100tgt. 9am.

  • 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.

  • Wanaka Croquet Club, Warren St. Golf and Association Croquet, 1:30 am to 4 pm. Visitors welcome.

  • Sir Mouse To the Rescue, a locally created play which is sure to delight young audiences. Hawea Library 10:30 a.m  Free Event.

  • Book Launch, Lake Hawea Library 1:00 p.m . Lake Hawea author Derek Lilly will introduce his first novel "Invasion A1".  Find out about the book and its contents, get your copy signed and find out what comes next!

  • Sir Mouse to the Rescue - Children's Play at Wanaka Library - Sure to delight young audiences, this locally created play is a tale of dragons, friendship and bold adventures.    2pm / free event / all welcome.

  • Habitat Restoration Planting this Saturday 30 September with Te Kakano.   At our Weka Block site which is about 400 metres beyond our Norman (Fossil) Creek site on the Millenium Track.  Park at Waterfall Creek, cross the bridge and walk 800 metres or so - you will find us.  Scheduled start 10am.  All welcome - tools and morning tea provided.  Queries: Andrew 021 342 187, our facebook page or website www.tekakano.org.nz

     



Sunday 01 October 2017
  • Holy Family Catholic Church, 152 Aubrey Rd. Holy Mass 9am. All welcome. Shared morning tea to follow. See notice at Church for week day Mass times.

  • Petrolhead Breakfast from 8.30am at Warbirds & Wheels, Wanaka Airport. Bring your vintage or classic car for a drive. Everyone welcome.

  • Presbyterian Community Church: 10am, Family Service with great kid's programme 5-14yrs. All welcome 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

  • Community Worship at St Ninian’s, Hawea Flat 11.30am.  All welcome.

  • Lake Hawea Golf Club. Sunday Golf 11.30am tee off.

  • 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.

  • 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 Road.

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



Monday 02 October 2017
  • Alcoholics Anonymous. 7.30pm Plunket Rooms, Ardmore St. All welcome.

  • Wanaka Bridge Club, Aspiring Stakes, 6.50pm, 9 Cliff Wilson St. 

  • Breastfeeding Cafe. 1.30-2.30pm, Wanaka Plunket rooms. Stop by for a cuppa. One on one support available as well as group discussions. Check our Facebook @Breastfeedingwanaka for monthly topics.

  • 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. Wide range of items available every day. Volunteers & donations appreciated.

  • Wanaka Breastfeeding Support. Drop in at Wanaka Plunket rooms 1st Monday of each month
    www.facebook.com/breastfeedingwanaka/

  • No Hawea Playgroup today, happy holidays!

  • Wanaka Library Holiday programme for 5-9 year olds. 2.00 - 3.00pm Story Time and Physics Fun. Make a zappy zoomer and float a ball on air.

  • Hawea Library 10-11:30am. Story Time and Physics Fun. Use balloon power to make things go. .



Tuesday 03 October 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.

  • 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.

  • Upper Clutha Hospice Shop. Open 10am - 5pm. Wide range of items available every day. Volunteers & donations appreciated.

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

  • No Hawea Playgroup today, happy holidays!

  • BNI Wanaka. BNI is a business referral networking group. Meeting weekly for breakfast from 7am to 8:30am at Alchemy. If you would like more information or to join a meeting, call the Chapter President, Vicki Donoghue 0272 089 462.

  • Lake Hawea Knitting Group.For those who love to knit or would like to learn, come along to the Lake Hawea Library Tuesday's from 12.30pm.Bring your projects new or old and share your knowlegde, and have a chat with like minded people as we are still learning our craft. Meet new people and old friends in the warmth of the Library.Enquiries Denise 0210 378 347.

  • Wanaka Library Holiday Programme for 5-9 year olds. 2.00 - 3.00pm Story Time and Physics Fun. Construct a balloon rocket car.

  • Makarora Holiday programme 11:00am -12:00noon. Come into the library for story telling fun.

  • Volunteer for Habitat Restoration at Te Kakano's community-based native plant nursery. 9 - noon. All welcome. info@tekakano.org.nz  www.tekakano.org.nz

  • Play and Learning Development for your Baby  11 a.m. – 12 noon Wanaka Plunket Rooms, 51 Ardmore Street.