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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.



Central Manawatu Morris Minor Club

Where: Cobbled Quadrant Manchester Square Feilding

Date and Time:
26 October, 11.30am - 1.30pm



Alpaca Shearing Demonstration - Open Day

Where: Nevalea Alpacas, 5446 State Highway 4, Taumarunui

Date and Time:
Sunday 26 October - 11am - 2pm

Description of event: Experience a live demonstration of alpacas being shorn. You'll also be able to enjoy an opportunity to feed the alpacas and get up close and feel just how soft their fleece is.



Wairarapa Heart Foundation Book Sale

Where: Masterton Town Hall

Date and Time:
Labour Weekend



Golden Bay Patchwork and Quilters Guild Exhibition:Quilts Galore!

Where: Collingwood Memorial Hall, Collingwood

Date and Time:
Labour weekend.Sat/Sun 9.30-6pm Mon9.30-4pm

Description of event: Members quilts, Hoffman Challenge, Motueka guild challenge,Glenys Boyd quilts. Sales table raffle quilt. Guest: Annie's Country Quilt Store.


Hicks Bay Rugby Club Centennial

Where: Hicks Bay, East Coast

Date and Time:
Labour Weekend

Description of event: HBRC, the oldest Rugby Club on the East Coast. Centennial celebrations take place Labour Weekend October 25 & 26


2014 National Mini Meet

Where:Mt Smart Stadium

Date and Time:
Labour Weekend, 24 - 26 October

Description of event:Minis from all over NZ will celebrate the 55th birthday of the classic Mini. The public are invited along on 25th to see all of the cars.



Fitzherbert East Aokautere School & Community 125th Jubilee

Where:Aokautere School, Palmerston North

Date and Time:
Labour Weekend 24-26 October

Description of event:Helicopter Rides, decade photos and more! Registrations close 15th September. Forms from aokauterereunion@gmail.com, Aok School office.



Country Music Charity Concert for Featherston Community Patrol

Where:Anzac Hall Bell Street Featherston

Date and Time:
Saturday 25 October - Labour Weekend

Description of event:Rimutaka Country Music Group is Sponsoring a Charity Concert for the Featherston Community Patrol



Te Anau Kepler Lions Home show

Where:Te Anau, Fiordland

Date and Time:
Labour Sunday 26 Oct

Description of event:Tour of 7 new homes around Te Anau , afternoon tea included. Ticket $20. Proceeds go to local community projects


Oaklands School 50th Jubilee

Where:Oaklands School Christchurch

Date and Time:
Labour Weekend 2014

Description of event:Registrations are closing on the 1st October so we would suggest that you register soon for this event which is being held on Labour Weekend 2014 .We inviting all past staff, pupils, parents, Board members, PTA members, School Council, friends of the school and anyone else who has been involved in the Oaklands school community in our 50 year history. Come along reconnect and celebrate a wonderful 50 years.



Under the Mountain Arts and Craft Event


Date and Time:
Labour weekend

Description of event:The first annual arts and craft fair to be held at St Mary's Diocesan School.


Te Whetu Village Reunion

Where:Ngatira Marae - Putaruru

Date and Time:
24 / 25 / 26 October

Description of event:Some of the old residents have organised a reunion as Te Whetu Mill /Village closed down in 1976. Please e-mail the above address for info.


Otautau Patchwork Exhibition

Where:Old Courthouse, Main Street, Otautau

Date and Time:
Labour weekend, 24th - 27th October

Description of event:Annual patchwork exhibition, displaying quilts and crafts made by members of the Otautau Patchwork Group.


Waimairi School Centenary


Date and Time:
24-26 October

Description of event:Waimairi School is turning 100! Come along and celebrate with us, past and current pupils welcome.



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


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.



Pouto horse sports

Where:Pouto Peninsula Kaipara

Date and Time:
25/26 October - Labour weekend

Description of event:Saturday 25, Team Roping, barrels, breakaway roping, steer undressing, pole bending and much more...... Sunday 26, Horse Trek.


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


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



Bruce Bay Sports Day and Ball

Where: Bruce Bay, Westland

Date and Time:
26 October

Description of event: Come and join us for some fun! Events, Competitions, raffles, food, whitebait, stalls and auctions. Ball starts 9pm Theme Mardi Gras.


Hororata Spring Fair

Where: Hororata Domain

Date and Time:
27 October (9:30 - 2pm)

Description of event: Family fun day out, over 40 craft stalls, children entertainment, second hand books, country auction. Free entry!



Taupaki School Monster Fireworks Display

Where: Kumeu showgrounds

Date and Time:
Friday 31 October

Description of event: 2014 Monster Fireworks Display will be a fantastic family night of spectacular fireworks presented by Bad Boy Fireworks & the York Family.



Trick and Treat - a chilling harmonic thriller

Where: Sky City Theatre, level 3, corner of Wellesley and Hobson Sts,Auckland

Date and Time:
Friday October 31, 8 pm

Description of event:Halloween, a murder mystery, comedy, burlesque, and even a sprinkling of Shakespeare; plus GAC's spine tingling acappella harmonies.



Ouruhia School Centennial 2014

Where:21 Turners Rd, Ouruhia, Christchurch

Date and Time:
31st October and 1st November

Description of event:Friday 9am Special assembly followed by a walk through our classrooms. 7pm Friday's Evening of Reflections. Saturday 11am-3pm Family Fair.



Craft and Hobby Fair

Where: War Memorial Hall Miranda Street, Stratford , Taranaki.

Date and Time:
Saturday November 1

Description of event:This fair is to bring folk together to share their crafts and hobbies and be able to display and sell them.


Huirangi School Calf Day & Gala

Where: 3 Bayly Street, Huirangi, Taranaki

Date and Time:
Saturday 1 November

Description of event: 9.45am Calf, Lamb and chicken judging. 11.30am Gala Starts. Heaps of food, fun & games for whole family.


Himatangi Beach Holiday Park Open Day

Where: Himatangi Beach Holiday Park, 30 Koputara Road, Himatangi Beach

Date and Time:
Saturday 1 November 10am - 4pm

Description of event: Great family fun for the kids - Great prizes to be won including tent and fishing rods! Proudly sponsored by FCO, Palmerston North.



Car Boot and Garage Sale

Where: Upper Hutt Baptist Church cnr Milton Street & Fergusson Drive

Date and Time:
Saturday 1 November starting at 9.00am

Description of event: Monthly Sale is on again


Te Kowahi Country Market

Where:Te Kowhai Hall & Tennis Courts

Date and Time:
Saturday, 1 November

Description of event:Come along for some great fresh foods, arts, crafts and entertainment. Free pony rides for the kids and lots more...


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



Taumarunui Arts Festival

Where: Taumarunui

Date and Time:
Saturday 1 to Tuesday 4 November

Description of event: A festival of art exhibitions, competitions, theatre, live music, craft markets, art and craft workshops,magic, short films, open studios...



All Saints Sunday Jazz Service

Where: St Peter's on Willis, 211 Willis Street, Wellington

Date and Time:
2 November

Description of event: Bring out the instruments! Let jazz loose! A high energy event. Some of Wellington's premier jazz performers. Great music both old & new.



Collectors Toy & Model Fair

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

Date and Time:
Sunday 2 November from 10am to 1pm

Description of event: Popular with hobbyists & collectors for over 30 years, great selection of toys & models for sale - admission $6, school children free


Foxy Ladies Art Exhibition

Where: Zeus Gallery, 11th Ave, Tauranga

Date and Time:
7 - 16 November

Description of event: Three generations of the Fox Family display a dazzling diversity of art to celebrate their shared passion for art and creativity


Papatoetoe Garden & Floral Art Society Annual Rose Show

Where: Wesley Methodist Church Hall, 37 Kolmar Rd, Papatoetoe

Date and Time:
Saturday 8 November

Description of event: 83rd Annual Rose & Floral Art Open Show, 10.00 am - 3.30 pm, free admission, light refreshments & trading table, cut flowers & floral art.


Otautau Playcentre Gala Day

Where: 100 Main Street, Otautau

Date and Time:
8 November

Description of event: Annual Gala Day, fun family day out including Bbq, facepainting, baking, stalls, games and bouncy castle.


Wedding Belles

Where: Gore Town and Country Club

Date and Time:
8 November, 7.30pm

Description of event: Wedding gowns through the eras, plus fantastic musical entertainment from talented local performers - a fabulous ladies night out.



Messiah - Mid Canterbury Choir

Where: St Andrews Church, Ashburton

Date and Time:
Saturday 8 November

Description of event: The Mid Canterbury Choir is thrilled to welcome four guest singers and Martin Setchell, international concert organist to sing Messiah


High Country Garden Tour

Where:Mackenzie Country - Upper Waitaki Valley

Date and Time:
November 8

Description of event:A unique opportunity to walk among charming high country gardens in the Twizel-Omarama area, and help raise money for a new medical centre.



Craft out West Show (Fundraiser for Hospice West Auckland)

Where:WestWave Recreation Centre 20 Alderman Drive Henderson

Date and Time:
Saturday 8 November and Sunday 9 November 10am to 4pm

Description of event:Annual Fundraising Craft Show, for Hospice West Auckland featuring handmade treasures and creative expressions from talented NZ crafters.



Wakefield School Twighlight Gala

Where:Wakefield School, Edward Street, Wakefield, Nelson

Date and Time:
Saturday 8 November 3pm until 6.30pm

Description of event:Come and join us for a great family outing, enjoy live enterainment, fresh local fare, good old fashioned fun for kids of all ages.


The Great Kitchen Caper

Where:Plimmerton, Porirua

Date and Time:
Sunday 9 November, 10am - 3pm

Description of event:This is a fantastic tour showcasing cool, quirky and fabulous kitchens in the Plimmerton, Camborne and Whitby area.



Auckland Women Laser Cup 2014

Where:Panmure Lagoon Sailing Club

Date and Time:
11 November at 9:30am

Description of event:The Panmure Lagoon Sailing Club will be organising the inaugural Auckland Women Laser Cup. The regatta is open to Laser rigs.



Entertaining Angels

Where: St Andrew's Church, Mount Maunganui

Date and Time:
14 November

Description of event: Join us for a night of music, comedy and inspiration, with Kiwi singer Malcolm Gordon, comedian James Keating and inspirational speakers



Ladies Shopping Night

Where: Silverstream School Hall, Whitemans Road, Silverstream, Upper Hutt

Date and Time:
Friday 14 November 7-9.30pm

Description of event: Exquisite stalls including Superminx and café selling drinks and nibbles. Start your Xmas shopping! $5 entry.


Garden Trail

Where: Richmond/Hope, Nelson

Date and Time:
Saturday, 15 November 10am to 4pm

Description of event: Nine beautiful gardens to visit. Display of flowers and wedding gowns in historic Church on the Hill. Refreshments and stalls.


GJ Gardener Arrowtown Trolley Derby

Where: Arrowtown

Date and Time:
Saturday 15 November

Description of event: Family fun event based on a Trolley Race which runs from the preschool to Butlers Green. A major fundraiser for the Arrowtown Preschool.



Nelson Truck Show

Where: Beside The Speights Ale House , Quarantine Road, NELSON

Date and Time:
15 November 10.00am - 3.30PM

Description of event:Various trucks to see from Emergency Vehicles, Swing lifters, Tractor Units B Trains.. Food and drink for sale as well as kids activities.


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!



Ruawai JBM Australia Tour Ambrose Golf Tournament

Where: Matarua Golf Club, Ararua

Date and Time:
22 November

Description of event: Ambrose Golf Tournament - for more info please email ruawaijmbaussietour@gmail.com


Aberdeen Craft Market

Where: Aberdeen Primary School, Aberdeen Drive, Hamilton

Date and Time:
Saturday 22 November 9 - 2

Description of event: Aberdeen Craft Market 2014 is an exciting and eclectic mix of over 70 stalls of craft, art, food and homemade treasures.



Where: Forsyth Barr Stadium

Date and Time:
November 23

Description of event: Come join the fight against breast & ovarian cancer at the Zumba Dunedin Pink Party 2014 this November. Over 12 qualified Zumba instructors will lead the Party which is being held on the pitch of the Forsyth Barr Stadium where sporting legends are made, so put on your pinkest gear and come along to show your support. All proceeds raised go towards The Gift of Knowledge, a NZ charity who provide support and knowledge to those with a disposition towards breast & ovarian cancer, for more information go to www.giftofknowledge.co.nz.



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


Miramar North School 75th Jubilee

Where:Miramar North School

Date and Time:
5-6 December

Description of event:Join us for a weekend reminiscing over old times and celebrating the 75 year journey of Miramar North School.



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



Reporoa Tractor Pull and Community Date

Where: Reporoa, East Road, Reporoa Domain

Date and Time:
14 December 9am - 3pm.

Description of event: Community non-profit event. Tractor Pull with local entrants and modified tractors from the National Fielddays. Lots of family activities.



Reporoa Tractor Pull and Community Day

Where: East Road Reporoa

Date and Time:
14 December


Come Sing Carols

Where: St Johns Union Parish Opotiki

Date and Time:
December 21 7.30pm

Description of event: Opotiki Christian Churches invite you to a celebration of traditional carols readings candles lighting then supper. All welcome.


Pania Surfcasting Kahawai Competition

Where:Marine Parade, Napier

Date and Time:
Sunday 1 February 2015

Description of event:Pania Surfcasting Club are celebrating 60 years in the Bay with a huge Kahawai competition. Contact Trish 027 316-5454




Where: Auckland Botanic Gardens. Hill Road. Manurewa

Date and Time:
21 -22 February 2015. Saturday 9.30 am - 4pm. Sunday 10 am - 3 pm.

Description of event: Trading tables, raffles, demonstrations and expert advice available. Entry $2.



Morrinsville A&P Show

Where: Morrinsville Recreational Grounds

Date and Time:
6 & 7 March 2015

Description of event: The A&P Show an annual event that bring farmers and townies together to celebrate all things farm, food, family & fun.



Kopane School 90th Jubilee

Where:Kopane School, Rongotea Road, Palmerston North

Date and Time:
27 - 28 March 2015

Description of event:Register and catch up with old friends on Friday night. Saturday activities along with class photos followed Dinner and Dance. Contact office@kopane.school.nz


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



FloravisioNZ-10th National Exhibition of Floral Art Society of NZ

Where: Rotorua Convention Centre,1170 Fenton Street, Rotorua

Date and Time:
26 March 2015 noon-4.30pm, 27 Mar 9.30am- 4.30pm, 28 Mar 9.30am- 1.30pm

Description of event: A 5 yearly event created by members from throughout NZ, showcasing the diversity and creativity of designing with plant material. Email: treasurer@fasnz.org.nz


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