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 firstname.lastname@example.org
Catwalk Cocktails & Couture
Where: Dockside Restaurant & Bar, Queens Wharf, Wellington
Date and Time: Daffodil Day - Friday 29 August
Description of event: Fashion Fundraiser for the Cancer Society - supported by the fashion, beauty and hospitality Industry. Tickets $65 contact (021) 902207
YMCA and Raise up present; Walk the Line 2014
Where: Viaduct Events Centre
Date and Time: New Zealand Fashion weekend - 11am Saturday 30 August
Description of event: Young designers from across NZ have entered one garment into the show to try and take home the title of NZFW's "Young Designer of the year!"
STADIUM MARKET KIDS FUN DAY
Where: Forsyth Barr Stadium
Date and Time: 31 August
Description of event: 10am-2pm - free for a fun filled Kids Day at the Stadium Market! Bouncy Castles, Facepainting, Kids Art Competition, Entertainment, Refreshments, Markets and more and lets not forget our Kids Carboot Market where you can buy and sell quality 2nd hand childrens goods. Gold coin donation for carparking and FREE entry into the Stadium, spend your Sunday morning with your family at the Stadium Kids Fun Day, making money or grabbing a bargain. Visit www.stadiummarket.co.nz or call/text 021-140-7969 to book a site.
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!
St Matthews Plant and Fun Fair
Where: St Matthews Church 109 College Street Palmerston North
Date and Time: Saturday 6 September 9 30am - 12 30pm
Jazz at St Peter's - WWJD - The Vote
Where: St Peter's on Willis, 211 Willis Street, Wellington
Date and Time: 10am on Sunday 7 September
Description of event: Jazz at St Peter's : We're setting this election to music and asking what would Jesus do about voting this year?
Where: Hoyts Wairau Park
Date and Time: 7 September
Description of event: Movie fundraiser for Juls mother of 3, with cancer to raise funds to get treatment overseas. Please dig deep for this cause!
Camp Quality ODD SHOE DAY
Where: Nationally (NZ)
Date and Time: Friday 12 September
Description of event: Support NZ children living with Cancer.Wear ODD SHOES on 12 September.Optional donation 0800Camp Quality (0800 226778) or Txt CAMPQ to 5464.
Going West Festival Books and Writers Weekend 2014
Where: Titirangi War Memorial Hall
Date and Time: 12-14 September
Description of event: New Zealand writers and thinkers gather yearly in Titirangi to reveal their literary delights. Join in the journey.
Wesley College 170th Reunion
Where: Wesley College Paerata
Date and Time: 12, 13, 14 September
Description of event: Wesley College celebrates 170 years as New Zealand’s oldest school. There's a weekend of fun, sport & entertainment. Go to our website.
Lazy Loser Book Talk at Dunedin Library
Where: Dunedin Library
Date and Time: September 13
Description of event: As we count down to the Moro Marathon, join Australian weight-loss myth buster, Marie Bean, for an honest and funny look at food, dieting, fitness and weight-loss. Marie talks about her latest book that encourages readers to slim down by avoiding dieting and to get fit the lazy way.
Where: Wakefield School Hall, Edward Street, Wakefield
Date and Time: Saturday 13 September from 7pm until 11pm
Description of event: Music from local band "Parallel", bar and soft drinks. Great raffle prizes and supper provided 100% of the proceeds donated to the Ketel's
Matamata Market and Craft fair
Where: Matamata Primary school
Date and Time: 13 September
Dynamic Ceramic and Visual Art Exhibition
Where: Cambridge Town Hall, Cambridge
Date and Time: 13 and 14 September. Open 10am-4pm
'Celebration' connecting youth with age through song
Where: SKYCITY theatre
Date and Time: 7.30pm 13 September
Description of event: Be inspired and entertained by the Chorus singing songs from the charts with the childrens choir and cheerleaders from RIISchool
The Kapiti Amazing Race 2014
Where: Kapiti Region
Date and Time: Saturday 13 September
Description of event: Enter today! Teams of four adults will compete solving clues, finding checkpoints & completing challenges across the Kapiti region.
Johnsonville Plunket Second Hand Sale
Where: Johnsonville Community Centre Hall
Date and Time: 13 September
Description of event: Pre-loved baby/child clothes sale with over 20 stalls and yummy baking. Gold Coin Entry
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.
Get Crafty on Logan Craft Market
Where: Upper Hutt Cossie Club, Logan Street, Upper Hutt
Date and Time: Sunday 14 Sept, Sunday 5 Oct, Sunday 2 Nov and Sunday 4 Dec
Description of event: Family friendly local craft market. Local sellers with amazing creations. Jewellery, knitting, cards, childrens clothing etc
Otago Girls' High School Art and Craft Auction
Where: Otago Girls' High School, Tennyson Street, Dunedin
Date and Time: Friday 19 September 7pm
Description of event: An auction of a selection of art and craft from local artists, and students of the school. Tickets $10.
Countdown Kids Casino Night
Where: Rydges Rotorua
Date and Time: Saturday 20 September, 7pm - late
Description of event: Grab your lucky charm and join us for a Casino Night in support of the Countdown Kids Hospital Appeal. Tickets $40, Contact 07) 3496501
The Brave 500 World Record Shave for Cancer
Where: University of Canterbury, Christchurch
Date and Time: 20 September
Description of event: 500 people getting together to shave their heads simultaneously, break a world record, and raise money for Leukaemia & Blood Cancer NZ
Spring Carnival at The Anglican Parish of Opawa-St Martins
Where: St Mark's Church, Cnr Opawa Road and Vincent Place, Opawa, Christchurch
Date and Time: 27 September 9:00:00 a.m.
Description of event: A morning of fun, food & bargains. Sweet, cake, craft, book, toy, white elephant, china, linen, games, music & more! Details - (03) 980-9983
Mangawhai Art Trail
Date and Time: 27 and 28 September 10am to 5pm
Description of event: Get friends & family together. Mangawhai comes alive as over 40 different artists open their studios & galleries. Follow the maps & flags.
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
Matamata Historical Society Book Fair
Where: The old 'Tables on Broadway' cnr Vosper Street and Broadway MATAMATA
Date and Time: Thursday October 2 to Saturday October 4. Opens 9 am.
Description of event: Huge Book Fair. Thousands of bargain books. Proceeds help the heritage cowshed project. FREE entry. EFTPOS available. Tel 07 888 4172.
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.
SPRING GLORY & ALPINE TREASURE
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.
Flanshaw Road School 50th Jubilee
Where: Flanshaw Road School - 51 Flanshaw Road Te Atatu South Auckland
Date and Time:17 - 18 October
Description of event: Past pupils, staff, board members, and parents are invited to come and celebrate. Please contact email@example.com for details.
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.
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.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org
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
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...
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
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.
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
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
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 email@example.com
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: 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