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Levin Sea Cadet Unit Recruitment Evening

Where: Lake Horowhenua, Levin

Date and Time:
Tuesday nights from 6pm - 8pm

Description of event: Our youth programme provides adventurous activity with a military flavor. Come see how you can participate in the challenge!



Pregnancy Help Dunedin has new opening hours!

Where: South City Mall, South Dunedin

Date and Time:
30 June - 18 December

Description of event: We're now open on Mon,Tues,Thurs 9.30 - 2.30 & Weds 12.30 - 5.30. Come in & see us for free information, advice & support.



Community Planting Days

Where: Queen Elizabeth Park – Kapiti

Date and Time:
May - August

Description of event: Come along and join the Friends of Queen Elizabeth Park and Raumati South Residents Association for a Sunday morning of planting trees. Mackays crossing entrance:

  • Sunday 11 May
  • Sunday 25 May
  • Sunday 8 June
  • Sunday 29 June
  • Sunday 27 July
  • Sunday 24 August

Northern Wetland Poplar Ave:

  • Sunday 18 May
  • Sunday 15 June
  • Sunday 13 July

For more information contact Mathew Walsh, Greater Wellington Regional Council, 04 830 4041 or mathew.walsh@gw.govt.nz



Kawerau Diabetic Support Group

Where: Heartlands Services Conference Room 60 Onslow Street, Kawerau 3127

Date and Time:
Friday 25 July 1pm - 3pm

Description of event:We gather together to chat about an Invisible Guest that has spread itself through every generation and culture, male and female, young and old.



Where: Wanganui

Date and Time:
26-27 July

Description of event: MOVE Wanganui hosts its annual Parkour gathering with an open invitation the New Zealand Movement community. Details on the facebook page



Collectors Toy & Model Fair

Where: Mt Eden War Memorial Hall, 487 Dominion Rd, Balmoral, Auckland

Date and Time:
Sunday 27 July from 10am to 1pm, admission $6, school children free

Description of event: A great selection of toys & models for sale at this fair, popular with hobbyists & collectors for more than 30 years.


Palmerston North Cadet Unit Community Open Day

Where: Palmerston North Train Station, Matthews Ave, Palmerston North

Date and Time:
30 July at 7pm

Description of event: Palmerston North Cadet Unit is having an open night for the community so we can showcase what we can offer for the youth in the Manawatu.


4thekidz AGM

Where: Eltham Community Building, 31 Stanners Street, Eltham, Taranaki

Date and Time:
31 July at 7pm

Description of event: 4threkidz Annual General Meeting



NZ Grand National Bird Show

Where: Gore, Southland

Date and Time:
1st - 2nd - 3rd August

Description of event: The Grand National Bird Show will be held at the Gore Town & Country Stadium. Over 1,000 birds on display. Birds for sale at bargain prices.


Heart Kids NZ Memorial Service 2014

Where: The Barn at Ambury Park, 43 Ambury Road, Mangere Bridge, Auckland

Date and Time:
Saturday 2 August, from 12pm

Description of event: The Memorial Service will commence at 1.30pm, For more details contact Mathilde on mathilde@heartnz.org.nz or 09 215 9987 or text 021 486401


Petone Winter Carnival

Where: The Esplanade Petone

Date and Time:
Saturday, 2 August

Description of event: Market stalls, carnival rides, and also has a polar plunge from 12pm and heaps of live bands



Gastro-Intestinal Cancer: Ask the Experts

Where: King's School, 258 Remuera Road, Auckland

Date and Time:
5 August, 7-9pm

Description of event: A free event for anyone affected by GI cancer. Guests are invited to ask questions of an expert panel, featuring specialists and survivors.




Where: Kapiti Playhouse, 7 Ruahine Street, Paraparaumu

Date and Time:
Wednesdays to Saturdays 6-16 August @ 8pm & Sunday matinee @ 2pm

Description of event: Kiwifruits is a New Zealand fairy tale. Not a children’s show, though, but a pantomime for adults with music, laughter, dance and hilarity



Variety Monster Book Fair

Where: Alexandra Park Raceway, Greenlane Rd West, Auckland

Date and Time:
Thursday 7 August - Sunday 10 August

Description of event: Variety - The Childrens Charity's annual Monster Book Fair. Find a treasure amongst over 100,000 collectable and bargain books!



St. Peter's College (Auckland) 75th Jubilee

Where: Mountain Rd, Epsom

Date and Time:
August 8-10, 2014

Description of event: A weekend of celebrations for past and present pupils, staff and friends of the college.





Date and Time:
August 9

Description of event: Floral art groups entering in this prestigious competition.


Altrusa Antiques & Collectables Road Show

Where: Te Awamutu College Hall, Alexandra Street, Te Awamutu

Date and Time:
Saturday 9 August, 10am - 4pm

Description of event:This event is modelled along the lines of the UK Antiques Roadshow so you won’t want to miss this. Entry is $2 per person. Antiques and valuables can be appraised by experienced Antiques dealers for the nominal fee of $3 per item.




Where: Forsyth Barr Stadium, Dunedin

Date and Time:
Sunday 10 August

Description of event: The Stadium Carboot Market is the perfect place to hunt for bargains or sell your unwanted goods on the day, an excellent alternative to running a garage sale. Collectibles, antiques, vintage, second hand and new items. It's a great day out with treasures galore, a tasty selection of local produce & products and a free bouncy castle to entertain the kids while you shop. The Stadium Car Boot Market is held on the second Sunday of every month at Forsyth Barr Stadium. The Stadium Market is an initiative or the Dunedin Central Rotary and proceeds go back into a range of projects to benefit our community.



Auckland Beagle Club Annual Ribbon Parade

Where: Auckland Exhibition Centre, 743 Clevedon Road, Ardmore (indoor arena)

Date and Time:
August 10 from 12pm

Description of event: Ribbon parades are a fun day out, a good way to meet other Beagle owners. Anybody can show their pet Beagle at a Ribbon Parade



Gypsy Baron with the Mid Canterbury Choir

Where: Ashburton Trust Event Centre

Date and Time:
Saturday 16 August at 7pm

Description of event: Gypsy Baron is a three-act operetta, set in Hungary and Vienna in the mid-18th century.


Show Business

Where: Westside Theatre - Tauranga

Date and Time:
5 - 20 September

Description of event: This show will be a selection of hit numbers from modern Broadway shows. A Fun night out for all ages!



Free A Cappella Singing Workshop for Women

Where: St Andrews Church Hall, New Plymouth

Date and Time:
Saturday 13 September, 10am - 4pm

Description of event: Love to Sing? Learn the art of four-part unaccompanied singing, American Barbershop Style. Register your interest with Denise (06) 755 0452.



North Shore Orchid Society Orchid Show

Where: Milford Senior Citizens Rooms, 141a Kitchener Rd (behind New World)

Date and Time:
27-28 September, 10am - 3.30pm

Description of event: Nth Shore Orchid Society Spring Orchid Show. Display of seasonal orchids. Plant sales. Expert advice available. Contact Susan 09-473 8629


National Gem and Mineral Show

Where: Riccarton Racecourse, Christchurch

Date and Time:
3 – 5 October

Description of event: There will be dealers and collectors in fossils, minerals and gems and the National competitions. Activities and displays for the public.




Where: Celtic Rugby Clubrooms, Timaru

Date and Time:
Saturday 4 October 11am - 4pm

Description of event: Display of different assorted flowers. Hosted by S C Alpine & Alzheimers SC.


Okoroire School and District Centenary

Where: Kuranui (Okoroire) School

Date and Time:
24-26 October - Labour Weekend

Description of event: Okoroire (now Kuranui) School and District celebrates 100 years



Fitzherbert East/Aokautere School And Community 125th Jubilee

Where: Aokautere School, Palmerston North

Date and Time:
24-26 October

Description of event: A weekend of fun for the whole family including District Tours, A Beard Growing Competition and lots more. Registrations close 1 September



Mangatainoka School and districts 125 years reunion

Where: Mangatainoka

Date and Time:
24 – 26 October (Labour Weekend)

Description of event: Friday 24 - chicken and chat; Saturday 25 - school calf day, photos, dinner at night; Sunday 26 - parade and farewell. Contact 06376652


Hukerenui & District Schools 125th Reunion

Where: Hukerenui School

Date and Time:
24 – 26 October (Labour Weekend)

Description of event: Past and present students, staff and families are invited to register for the 125th reunion. Includes all schools that joined Hukerenui.



Hampden School 150th Jubilee

Where: Hampden School

Date and Time:
25 - 26 October (Labour Weekend)

Description of event: Past pupils, Staff, committee/BOT members come celebrate 150 years of Hampden School. To register contact hampdenschool150@gmail.com


Multiple Steps for Multiple Sclerosis

Where: Napier

Date and Time:
Wednesday 29 October at 6.00pm

Description of event: This is a fun 5km or 10km walk/run around the streets and steps of the Napier Hill. $10.00 entry fee with proceeds going to HBMS



Browns School Centennial

Where: Browns, Central Southland

Date and Time:
Labour Weekend 2014

Description of event: Friday 24th: Evening informal get together. Saturday 25th: Photos, afternoon tea & dinner. Registrations close 1st May. Write P O Box 19 Winton 9741. Ph 03 2176977



Spring Fair

Where: St Johns Methodist Church, 20 Wellington St, Hamilton East, Hamilton

Date and Time:
1 November

Description of event: Fundraising fair with second hand goods for sale, baking, crafts, Tombola, games and fun for all the family



Curse of the Pearl Necklace - The Maiden Voyage

Where: Westside Theatre - Tauranga

Date and Time:
21 November - 13 December

Description of event: Join The Captain, and his crew for an hilarious night out. This is an hilarious comedy about the men of the British Navy becoming Pirates!



Geraldine Volunteer Fire Brigade 125 Year Celebration

Where: Geraldine

Date and Time:
Friday 21 - Sunday 23 November

Description of event: The Geraldine Volunteer Fire Brigade is celebrating its 125th year, in November 2014. See our Facebook page for more details


Lake Coleridge Power Station Centenary and Open Day

Where: Lake Coleridge Village and Centenary Dinner in Methven

Date and Time:
6 and 7 December

Description of event: Centenary events at Lake Coleridge Power Station - bus tours, station tours, vintage machinery, food stalls, markets, parades, and entertainment



Reunion: Te Kowhia School & District - 125 years (1890 – 2015)

Where: Te Kowhai School

Date and Time:
6 – 8 March 2015

Description of event: Te Kowhai Primary School will hold its 125th School Reunion in Te Kowhai, Hamilton on 6-8 March 2015. To register your interest please email TeKReunion@gmail.com or phone Te Kowhai School 07 8297860 or Facebook us at https://www.facebook.com/tekowhaireunion



Horowhenua College 75th Jubilee

Where: Horowhenua College, Levin

Date and Time:
3 April – 5 April 2015 (Easter weekend)

Description of event: Expressions of interest/current contact details needed



Hamilton Arthritis Support Group

Where: St Clares Co-operating Parish 97 Tuhikaramea Road, Dinsdale, Hamilton

Date and Time:
The last Wednesday of each month from 1.30pm - 3pm

Description of event: Do you suffer from Arthritis? Or know of anyone who does? Our group meets every last Wednesday of the month where we have different speakers/ entertainers. Tea and Coffee is served afterwards.


Timaru Farmers Market

Where: Strathallan Street, Timaru

Date and Time:
Every Saturday 9am – 12.30pm

Description of event: Locally grown produce, vegetables, fruit, eggs, meat, bread, salad ingredients, sweet treats, honey and more.



Communication and Cognition in People over the Age of 50

Where: At your home, your office or the University of Waikato

Date and Time:

Description of event: If you are worried that you are not as mentally sharp as you used to be and are willing to be a part of my PhD research, call me 0221998650