Community Diary



Wednesday 29 May 2019
  • The Salvation Army Family store. Open 9.00am - 5.00pm. 48 Helwick St.

  • 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. Lindis Pairs. Be seated 6.50pm. 9 Cliff Wilson St. All welcome. 

  • St Columba’s Anglican Church, cnr Upton & McDougall Sts. 10.00am, mid-week Communion service with discussion. All welcome.

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

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

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

  • Reading to Dogs. Wanaka Library. 3.30 - 5.00pm. Bring in your child to read a book to our visiting therapy dogs. Helps children improve literacy, self-confidence and self-esteem and increase awareness of appropriate behaviour with dogs. Sponsored by SPCA and St John.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • Cultural Master Plan Town Hall. Wanaka: 6.30pm, Lake Wanaka Centre - Armstrong Room. On behalf of the Three Lakes Cultural Trust, AEA Consulting is holding four public Town Halls in the District to gain feedback on the emerging findings of the cultural master planning process. We invite your participation – your input will help inform the recommendations for the District's first Cultural Master Plan. 

  • Wanaka Food & Produce Market. 12 noon - 3.00pm, Wanaka Recreation Centre, Sir Tim Wallis Dr. A great selection of fruit and vegetables along with gourmet products, hot and cold food.

  • Cromwell Rotary Club Annual Book Sale: At The Bowling Club Rooms, Alpha Street, Cromwell. Queens Birthday Weekend: Fri 31st May 9am-5pm, Sat 1st June 9am - 5pm, Sun 2nd June 8am - 4pm, Mon 3rd June 10am - 12noon.Thousands of items from just $1 - Eftpos and cash. Books, magazines, jigzaws, CDs, DVDs, records and more. All proceeds will go to St John Ambulance Station Rebuild.

     



Thursday 30 May 2019
  • The Salvation Army Family store. Open 9.00am - 5.00pm. 48 Helwick St.

  • 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.

  • Wanaknit. Wanaka’s community knitting group. 5.30pm, Alchemy, 151 Ardmore St. Bring your knitting or crochet project. All welcome. 

  • Embroidery Group: 5th Thursday Workshop Day. Arts Centre, 10.30am.

  • Hawea Playgroup. 9.00am - 12.30pm. From new born - 5yr olds and parents. Messy play, sandpit, slide and climbing tree, op shop and more. See FB for info. 

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

  • Ladies 9 hole golf, discs in by 10.00am, all welcome.

  • Wanaka Men's Social Tennis. 3.00 - 5.30pm, Upton St courts. Visitors welcome.
  • Men's 9 Hole Golf. Cards in by 9.45am please. Visitors and new members welcome.

  • Women's Futsal. 6.00 - 7.00pm, MAC High School indoor courts. $40/person for courts for 9 weeks. Facebook: Women's Futsal to get in touch or text 021 081 03 809. Spread the word, all welcome!

  • Cultural Master Plan – Town Hall, Arrowtown: 6.30pm, Arrowtown Athenaeum Hall. Feedback on the emerging findings of the cultural master planning process. We invite your participation – your input will help inform the recommendations for the District's first Cultural Master Plan.

  • Wanaknit. Wanaka’s community knitting group. 5.30pm, Alchemy, 151 Ardmore St. Bring your knitting or crochet project. All welcome. 

  • Pyjama Party and Bedtime Stories. 5.30 - 6.30pm, Wanaka Library. BYO mug for chocolate. To book: wanaka.library@qldc.govt.nz / 443 0410.

  • Cromwell Rotary Club Annual Book Sale: At The Bowling Club Rooms, Alpha Street, Cromwell. Queens Birthday Weekend: Fri 31st May 9am-5pm, Sat 1st June 9am - 5pm, Sun 2nd June 8am - 4pm, Mon 3rd June 10am - 12noon.Thousands of items from just $1 - Eftpos and cash. Books, magazines, jigzaws, CDs, DVDs, records and more. All proceeds will go to St John Ambulance Station Rebuild.

     



Friday 31 May 2019
  • The Salvation Army Family store. Open 9.00am - 5.00pm. 48 Helwick St.

  • 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.

  • Meditation, 12.00pm St Columba’s Anglican Church, cnr Upton & McDougall Sts. All welcome. Contact – Damon Plimmer ucang@calledsouth.org.nz

  • Wanaka Social Tennis. 10.00am - 12.30pm. Upton St courts. Visitors welcome.
  • Wanaka Genealogy Group. Monthly Reseach Meeting, 2pm-4pm in  Wanaka Library. All Welcome.

  • Cromwell Rotary Club Annual Book Sale: At The Bowling Club Rooms, Alpha Street, Cromwell. Queens Birthday Weekend: Fri 31st May 9am-5pm, Sat 1st June 9am - 5pm, Sun 2nd June 8am - 4pm, Mon 3rd June 10am - 12noon.Thousands of items from just $1 - Eftpos and cash. Books, magazines, jigzaws, CDs, DVDs, records and more. All proceeds will go to St John Ambulance Station Rebuild.

     



Saturday 01 June 2019
  • The Salvation Army Family Store. Open 9.30am - 4.00pm. 48 Helwick St.

  • 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.
  • Marine critters on display. New Zealand Marine Studies Centre is bringing the Aquavan to the Wanaka Recreation Centre carpark 9.00am - 12.00pm. The aim of the project is to create awareness and understanding of the connectivity between river health and the coastal environment, in a dynamic and hands-on way. http://www.marine.ac.nz

  • Habitat restoration planting with Te Kakano at Weka Block (along the Millennium track) from 10am to 12pm. Tools and morning tea provided. All welcome! For more information: www.tekakano.org.nz, FB, or call Andrew 021 342 187

  • Cromwell Rotary Club Annual Book Sale: At The Bowling Club Rooms, Alpha Street, Cromwell. Queens Birthday Weekend: Fri 31st May 9am-5pm, Sat 1st June 9am - 5pm, Sun 2nd June 8am - 4pm, Mon 3rd June 10am - 12noon.Thousands of items from just $1 - Eftpos and cash. Books, magazines, jigzaws, CDs, DVDs, records and more. All proceeds will go to St John Ambulance Station Rebuild.

     



Sunday 02 June 2019
  • Holy Family Catholic Church. 152 Aubrey Rd. Holy Mass 9.00am. Shared morning tea to follow. 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

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

  • Wanaka Presbyterian Church. 9.30am service followed by a cuppa! All welcome. 92 Tenby St. www.wpccc.org.nz

  • Weekly Meditation, Sundays 6.00pm, 250 Hawea Back Road, Hawea Flat. Call Amanda 0204 1112 669 for more info or www.mtnspirit.nz

  • Cromwell Rotary Club Annual Book Sale: At The Bowling Club Rooms, Alpha Street, Cromwell. Queens Birthday Weekend: Fri 31st May 9am-5pm, Sat 1st June 9am - 5pm, Sun 2nd June 8am - 4pm, Mon 3rd June 10am - 12noon.Thousands of items from just $1 - Eftpos and cash. Books, magazines, jigzaws, CDs, DVDs, records and more. All proceeds will go to St John Ambulance Station Rebuild.

     

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



Monday 03 June 2019
  • Alcoholics Anonymous. 7.30pm, Plunket Rooms, 51 Ardmore St.

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

  • 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 UC Hospice Shop and Warehouse/Shop will be closed today due to the Queen's Birthday public holiday.

  • Cromwell Rotary Club Annual Book Sale: At The Bowling Club Rooms, Alpha Street, Cromwell. Queens Birthday Weekend: Fri 31st May 9am-5pm, Sat 1st June 9am - 5pm, Sun 2nd June 8am - 4pm, Mon 3rd June 10am - 12noon.Thousands of items from just $1 - Eftpos and cash. Books, magazines, jigzaws, CDs, DVDs, records and more. All proceeds will go to St John Ambulance Station Rebuild.

     



Tuesday 04 June 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.

  • Rotary Club of Wanaka. Weekly meeting 6.00pm, Wanaka Districts Club, 45 Plantation Rd. New members welcome. Deb 021 442 622.

  • 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

  • Hawea Playgroup. 9.00am - 12.30pm. From new born - 5yr olds and parents. Messy play, sandpit, slide and climbing tree, op shop and more. See FB for info. 

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

  • Wriggle & Rhyme. Wanaka Library. 10.30 - 11.00am. 0-2 years. Come and enjoy rhythm and movement through music and song. All welcome. Free

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

  • JP SERVICES are available at Community Networks every Tuesday from 1pm-2pm and Friday from 10.30-11.30am. Please book your appointment by ringing Community Networks on 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.

  • Volunteering Central. 11.30 - 3.00pm, Community Networks. Come and chat about volunteering in this fabulous community or to see how we can help your volunteer programme. www.volunteeringcentral.org.nz hello@volunteeringcentral.org.nz 

  • 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.

  • Pennie Brownlee. Peace, power & partnerships in your parenting of babies, toddlers & young children. All caregivers welcome. Hawea Flat School Hall 7.00 - 9.00pm. $5 - $10. Please register office@haweaflat.school.nz

  • TOY LIBRAY. 3 Reece Cres, 9.30am - 11.30am.

     

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

  • JP Services are available at Community Networks. 1.00 - 2.00pm. Please book your appointment by ringing Community Networks 03 443 7799.