Insideout 5 Art Exhibition
Where: Mairangi Arts Centre, 20 Hastings Rd, Mairangi Bay, Auckland
Date and Time: 7 April – 5 May
Description of event: Insideout 5 art exhibition features artworks produced by prisoners through the “Art in Prisons Programme” - beautiful paintings and carvings.
National Jazz Festival Tauranga
Date and Time: 17 – 21 April
Description of event: Five jazz-packed days featuring NZ's best musicians. Concerts; free downtown carnival; & family-friendly jazz village. See you there!
Creative Heart Easter Arts and Craft Show
Where: Presbyterian Church, 10 Elspeth Street, Cromwell (behind New World)
Date and Time: Easter – 18 – 21 April
Description of event: Display of the best Crafts and art from around Central Otago including competitions.
Shannon School 125th Jubilee
Date and Time:18 - 20 April - Easter
Description of event:
Time to return to school, meet up with old school friends and celebrate 125 years for Shannon School.
150 Years – Canvastown/Wakamarina Discovery Of Gold Celebration Day
Where: Canvastown, Marlborough
Date and Time: Easter Saturday 19 April, 10am - 5pm
Description of event: Static/action displays, old time stalls/entertainment, horse racing, gold panning, games, food, cancan girls. Something for all. Costume Ball 7pm
Art with a view!
Where: 'Dragon's Den', 231 Millar Road, Lake Okareka, Rotorua
Date and Time: Easter Saturday 19 April, 10am - 3pm
Description of event: A unique community event showcasing local artists, bush walks and refreshment's. Gold coin donation, rain or shine.
Rose City Porcelain Doll Club 26th Doll & Bear Show and Competition
Where: The Community Leisure Centre, 569 Ferguson Street, Palmerston North
Date and Time: Saturday 19 April, 10am - 4pm, and Sunday 20 April, 10am - 3pm
Description of event: "Easter Parade" Competition and display of dolls and bears, Stalls. Adults (14 +) $5 Children (5-13) and Senior Citizens $3 Under 5 Free
'Pongaroar Open Easter Hunt' - Fundraising for our Rescue Helicopter
Where: Pongaroa Hotel on Route 52 - Weigh in between 1-3pm
Date and Time: Easter Sunday (20 April)
Description of event: Entry forms and conditions of entry available from the hotel or email email@example.com entries close Wednesday at 8pm. See you there!
Kidz Easter Hunt
Where: Yatton Park, Fraser Street, Tauranga
Date and Time: Easter Monday (21 April) 11am - 1pm
Description of event: Kids Easter hunt
Hilltop School 50th Jubilee
Where: Hilltop School, Taupo
Date and Time: Friday 25 and Saturday 26 April
Description of event: Tickets on sale now: $80 for all three events, or $70 for the Saturday night dinner and dance - www.hilltop.org.nz or firstname.lastname@example.org.
N.Z.National Chrysanthemum Society, North Island Show
Where: Community Leisure Centre, 564 Ferguson Street, Palmerston North
Date and Time: Saturday 26 - Sunday 27 April
Nelson Symphony Orchestra "H" concert
Where: Nelson Cathedral, top of Trafalgar St
Date and Time: Saturday 3 May, 7.30 pm
Description of event: Humperdinck - Hansel & Gretel Prelude; Hummel - Trumpet Concerto featuring soloist Raffaele Bandoli; Handel - Organ concerto featuring soloist Alan K Gray; Haydn - Military Symphony
N.Z.National Chrysanthemum Society, South Island Show
Where: Community Forbury Park Raceway, Victoria Road, Dunedin
Date and Time: 3 – 4 May
Giant Charity Bookfest 2014
Where: YMCA Upper Hutt, Somme Road, Trentham
Date and Time: 3 May, 9am - 5pm; 4 May, 9am - 3pm
Description of event: Heretaunga Rotary Club's major fundraising event which benefits many local Community groups. Books, magazines, games, jigsaws, CD's, DVD's
Wheels Week 2014
Date and Time: 3 May - 18 May 2014
Description of event: Wheels Week is an annual community event involving all aspects of wheels. From cars to bikes, trains to mobility scooters and more.
Monteverdi Vespers 1610
Where: Baradene Concernt Hall, Auckland
Date and Time: Sunday 4 May, 5pm
Description of event: Monteverdi’s Vespers, one of the towering masterpieces of the Baroque era.
Open Day at SeniorNet Eden-Roskill Inc
Where: SeniorNet Eden-Roskill Learning Centre, 487 Dominion Rd, Balmoral (opposite Potters Park)
Date and Time: Monday 5 May
Description of event: Improve your computer skills. classes for over 50 year olds. Open Day Monday 5th May 10am -3pm.
Fundraiser for HELP
Where: The Herald Theatre - Aotea Centre
Date and Time: Tuesday 6 May
Heartland Poultry Show
Where: SBS Event Centre Timaru
Date and Time: 10 – 11 May
Description of event: Timaru's 2nd poultry show. Poultry, ducks, pigeons, eggs and cage birds to see. Come along and watch birds getting judged.
Orewa Rotary Club Book Fair
Where: Orewa Community Hall, Orewa Square, Orewa
Date and Time: Friday 16 May (starts 5am, Saturday 17 May (starts 9am), Sunday 18 May (starts 9am)
Description of event: Orewa Rotary Book Fair, nearly 25,000 books in all categories, don't miss out, no entry fee. Fantastic bargains.
Motueka Quilting Connection - Quilt Show
Where: Motueka Recreation Centre, Old Wharf Road, Motueka
Date and Time: Friday 16 – Sunday 18 May, daily 10am - 4pm
Description of event:Wonderful craft. Raffles, Merchant Mall. Admission $5 including refreshments. Colours of NZ Challenge, Hoffman Challenge Quilts from around NZ
Kelburn Normal School Centenary
Date and Time: 16 – 18 May
Description of event: Kelburn Normal School is turning 100! Old girls, boys and staff are invited back to school to celebrate 100 years. Register now!
Clinton Young Farmers Community Ball
Where: Clinton community centre
Date and Time: Saturday 24 May, 8pm till late
Description of event: Ball with Wild West theme, Jody Direen live, R18, cash bar, tickets $40ea on sale at Clinton Express, 100% Gore & 100% Johnstones Clutha
Heart Stopper Wellington Polar Plunge
Where: Freyberg beach, Oriental Bay, Wellington
Date and Time: Saturday 24 May, 10am - 2.30pm
Description of event: Teams of 4 – 6 people run into the icy ocean dressed in fancy costume for 5min. Raising funds/awareness for heart kids. Are you game?!
St Mary's Catholic School Ellerslie Centenary
Where: St Mary's Catholic School Ellerslie
Date and Time: 30 May - 1 June 2014 (Queens Birthday Weekend)
Description of event: Lots of different events over Queens Birthday Weekend to celebrate the Centenary Jubilee.
Art Expo Nelson
Where: Saxton Stadium, Stoke, Nelson
Date and Time: 11 - 13 July
Description of event: Art Expo Nelson is a 3 day art extravaganza with more than 1500 artworks by Nelson/Tasman artists for sale.
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 email@example.com
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
Geraldine Volunteer Fire Brigade 125 Year Celebration
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
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
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: Anytime
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