Friday, June 29, 2012

What's on in Dannevirke 3rd - 9th July 2012

A diary of the week's events:
Tuesday 3rd July 2012
Dannevirke Fantasy Cave, 60 High Street.  Open 10am – 2pm.  Adults $5 and children $2.
Gallery of History, 14 Gordon Street open from 10am to 3pm.  Adults $2, children 50c.  For more information phone 374 6300 or 374 8091.
Boot Scooters Line Dancing, low impact, 10am to11.30am at the Scout Hall, Christian Street.
The Elske Centre for over 60's from 10am to 3pm.  Venue: Dannevirke Anglican Church Hall.  Co-ordinator Lorraine Warrington, 374 7649.  The Centre offers its services through Anglican Care and is a charitable trust for the Community. 
Vets Golf at the Dannevirke Golf Course. For more details please phone Ray Beckett 374 5363.
Rua Roa Indoor Bowls, 7.30pm at the Rua Roa Hall, Laws Road.  For more information contact Jocelyn McKay 374 5785.
Hub clothing shop - Gordon St, 9am - 3pm (during term).  All proceeds go to Community Foodbank. Donations of clothing gratefully accepted.  For more info phone 374 6209.
Dannevirke Table Tennis at Knox Hall 7pm - 9pm,  $2.00 per night. All Welcome. Contact Bevan Hawley 374 7895.
Dannevirke Volunteer Fire Brigade.  Practise night 7pm at the Fire Station.  All welcome.
Red Cross Jumble Sale, 8.30 - 10.30am at the Red Cross rooms 2 McPhee Street.
Knox Op. Shop – Used clothing and bric a brac at the Dannevirke Knox Hall, Swinburn Street from 8.30am – 10am.

Wednesday 4th July 2012
Gallery of History, 14 Gordon Street open from 10am to 3pm.  Adults $2, children 50c.  For more information phone 374 6300 or 374 8091.
Ladies Golf - Club day at the Dannevirke Golf Club - 10am start.  Contact Helen Martin 374 7689 for more information.  All welcome.
The Elske Centre for over 60's from 10am to 3pm.  Venue: Dannevirke Anglican Church Hall.  Co-ordinator Lorraine Warrington, 374 7649.  The Centre offers its services through Anglican Care and is a charitable trust for the Community. 
Dannevirke Highland Pipe band meet at the Carnegie Centre, Allardice Street from 7pm to 9pm. Contact Glennis McDonald if you require more information phone 374 7280.
Dannevirke Brass Band meets for a full practice from 7.30pm to 9pm.  Practice is held at the Brass Band rooms off Allardice Street.  Anyone wanting to learn an instrument please contact: Sarah Kuggeleijn 374 6446.
Te Reo Maori lessons from 6.30pm to 8.30pm at 16 Robertshawe Crescent.  Te Wananga o Tamaki Nui A Rua.  All welcome.  Contact Tamai for more information on 374 5250 or 0274 539 520.
Women's Home League Fellowship at 1.30pm at the Salvation Army Hall.  All ladies welcome.   Different activities each week, includes afternoon tea.  Any donations go to the Salvation Army Work in Tonga, Women's Ministries.   Contact 374 7750 or 374 8970 for more information.
Dannevirke Bridge Club starts 7.30pm at the Club rooms, High Street, for more information contact Yvonne Cox 374 9079. 
Dannevirke Spinners & Weavers meet at the Craft Cottage, 30 McPhee Street.  Weavers meet from 10am to 2.30pm, spinners from 7pm - 9.30pm.   For further information contact Elaine on 374 5882 or Nola on 374 7296.
Hub clothing shop - Gordon St, 9am - 3pm (during term).  All proceeds go to Community Foodbank. Donations of clothing gratefully accepted.  For more info phone 374 6209.
Dannevirke Citizens & Service Friendship Club meet 1st & 3rd Wednesday every month for meetings, bus trips to sister clubs and hosting out of town Clubs.  The aim of the Club is fellowship & friendship.  All new members welcome.  For more information please ring Betty Burgess 374 8214.
Wallpaper evening at Dannevirke Resene. Hands on demonstration of hanging paste the wall papers. At Dannevirke Resene 10-12 Gordon Street, 7pm. Limited spaces so get in quick. Phone to book 374 6290. Specials on the night, spot prizes, drinks and nibbles provided.


Thursday 5th July 2012
Dannevirke Fantasy Cave, 60 High Street.  Open 10am – 2pm.  Adults $5 and children $2.
Gallery of History, 14 Gordon Street open from 10am to 3pm. Adults $2, children 50c.  For more information phone 374 6300 or 374 8091.
Activate, 2 Cadman Street. 11am - Sit and Be fit - seniors seated and standing exercise.  For more details, contact Activate 374 7920.
Dannevirke Art Society meets at the studio, 30 McPhee Street for painting & drawing from 10am onwards.  Visitors & newcomers are welcome.
Volley Ball - Dannevirke Sports Centre, Anderson Street 6pm to 7.30pm.  Bring along a friend and give it a go. 
Alcoholics Anonymous meets at The Hub, Gordon Street, at Noon.
Norsewood Craft Group meet in the pottery room, behind Norsewood Information Centre from 10.30am - 3.30pm.  Bring you own craft, whatever it may be, and your own food or treat yourself to lunch in the village.  A minimal charge applies towards the power, everyone welcome.
Ruahine Ramblers Leisure Marching Team meets at the Netball Courts, Anderson Street at 5.30pm.  New members welcome to join.  Contact Marj Johnson 374 8725.
Hub clothing shop - Gordon St, 9am - 3pm (during term).  All proceeds go to Community Foodbank. Donations of clothing gratefully accepted.  For more info phone 374 6209.
Spinning class at 5.30pm at Resultz Gym, Piripiri Road with a qualified fitness and spinning instructor.  Contact Tania 027 662 9866 or 374 7319.

Friday 6th July 2012
Gallery of History, 14 Gordon Street open from 10am to 3pm. Adults $2, children 50c.  For more information phone 374 6300 or 374 8091.
Activate, 2 Cadman Street. 9am - Litepace - a gentle 35 minute class for mainly over 50's.  For more details, contact Activate 374 7920.
Boot Scooters Line Dancing.  Low impact - 10am to 11am at the Scout Hall, Christian Street.
Dannevirke Bridge Club meet at the Club rooms High Street at 1pm.  For more information contact Yvonne Cox 374 9079. 
Housie at the Old Acquaintance Club, Allardice Street.  Social afternoons, 1pm start, afternoon tea provided, small cost involved.  All welcome.
Dannevirke Spinners & Weavers meet at the Craft Cottage, 30 McPhee Street, weavers meet from 10am to 2.30pm.   For further information contact Elaine on 374 5882 or Nola on 374 7296.
Dannevirke Community Toy Library at the Carnegie Centre from 10.30am to 12.30pm.  For details phone Ellen Gray 027 388 1210 or 374 6963.

Saturday 7th July 2012
Dannevirke Fantasy Cave, 60 High Street.  Open 10am – 2pm.  Adults $5 and children $2.
International Police Museum, High Street, open 10am – 4pm and by arrangement, phone 374 6455.

Sunday 8th July 2012
International Police Museum, High Street, open 10am – 4pm and by arrangement, phone 374 6455.
Knox Church, Swinburn Street,  Traditional Service 8.30am, Contemporary Family Service 10am.
Dannevirke Community Food Drive hosted by the Dannevirke Lions and local services. Between 12.30 – 2.30pm, vehicles will be driving around the streets with sirens blaring collecting the donations. All non-perishable food items are required including tinned food, noodles, pasta, flour, sugar etc. Toiletries are also accepted. Please no alcohol or tobacco. All donations will go to the Food Bank to be distributed to those in need. Keep an eye on your mailbox for more information and a collection bag.
  
Monday 9th July 2012
Gallery of History, 14 Gordon Street open from 10am to 3pm. Adults $2, children 50c.  For more information phone 374 6300 or 374 8091.
Viking Choir meets at 7pm at the Dannevirke High School music room.  All welcome.  Contact Sue Speedy 374 5970 for more information.
The Elske Centre for over 60's from 10am to 3pm.  Venue: Dannevirke Anglican Church Hall.  Co-ordinator Lorraine Warrington, 374 7649.  The Centre offers its services through Anglican Care and is a charitable trust for the Community. 
Dannevirke Bridge Club starts 7.30pm at the Club rooms, High Street, for more information contact Yvonne Cox 374 9079. 
Come Dancing With Us - Old time dancing at Old Acquaintance Club, Allardice Street.  Dance old favourites and learn many more, partners not necessary.  A great fun night out, small friendly group.  7pm - 9pm.  For more information phone Ron Lowe 374 5444 or Lois 374 5943. 
Dannevirke Dynamos (Toastmasters) meet at the Tararua REAP rooms from 7.30pm to 9.30pm.  For further information please contact Brian Baxter 374 5412 or http://dannevirke.freetoasthost.net
Tararua Bird Club meet at the Sportsman's Hall - A & P showgrounds, High Street at 7.30pm.  For more information contact Brian Beale 374 7952. 
Come to lunch at Knox Hall, 12.00 – 1.30pm. Hot soup and buns, followed by Coffee/tea with cake. Cost $5 per person. (All money raised goes to support mission work). Everybody welcome. Display of Arts and Crafts.

Coming events in July:
Public talk by Netsafe  - 23rd, S.H.B.  Scottish Society Ingleside - 28th



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Thursday, June 21, 2012

Whats on in Dannevirke 26th June - 2nd July 2012


A diary of the week's events:
Tuesday 26th June 2012
Gallery of History, 14 Gordon Street open from 10am to 3pm.  Adults $2, children 50c.  For more information phone 374 6300 or 374 8091.
Boot Scooters Line Dancing, low impact, 10am to11.30am at the Scout Hall, Christian Street.
The Elske Centre for over 60's from 10am to 3pm.  Venue: Dannevirke Anglican Church Hall.  Co-ordinator Lorraine Warrington, 374 7649.  The Centre offers its services through Anglican Care and is a charitable trust for the Community. 
Vets Golf at the Dannevirke Golf Course. For more details please phone Ray Beckett 374 5363.
Rua Roa Indoor Bowls, 7.30pm at the Rua Roa Hall, Laws Road.  For more information contact Jocelyn McKay 374 5785.
Hub clothing shop - Gordon St, 9am - 3pm (during term).  All proceeds go to Community Foodbank. Donations of clothing gratefully accepted.  For more info phone 374 6209.
Dannevirke Brownies & Pippins meet from 3.30pm to 5pm at the Scout Hall.  For further information contact Sylvia Peffers 374 8794.
Dannevirke Girl Guides for girls aged between 9 1/2yrs and 14 1/2 yrs, from 5pm to 7pm.  For more information contact Marianne 374 5047 or 0800 663 466 or www.girlguiding.org.nz
St John Cadets meet at St John Anglican Church Hall, High Street, 5.30pm to 7pm. Contact Glennis 374 7280 or Delwyn 374 9220.
Dannevirke Table Tennis at Knox Hall 7pm - 9pm,  $2.00 per night. All Welcome. Contact Bevan Hawley 374 7895.

Wednesday 27th June 2012
Gallery of History, 14 Gordon Street open from 10am to 3pm.  Adults $2, children 50c.  For more information phone 374 6300 or 374 8091.
Girls Brigade, Knox Church Hall, Swinburn Street from 5.30pm - 7.00pm.  This is a faith based programme suitable for girls aged 5yrs upwards.  Contact Jane Dempster 374 8795 for more details.
Ladies Golf - Club day at the Dannevirke Golf Club - 10am start.  Contact Helen Martin 374 7689 for more information.  All welcome.
The Elske Centre for over 60's from 10am to 3pm.  Venue: Dannevirke Anglican Church Hall.  Co-ordinator Lorraine Warrington, 374 7649.  The Centre offers its services through Anglican Care and is a charitable trust for the Community. 
Dannevirke Highland Pipe band meet at the Carnegie Centre, Allardice Street from 7pm to 9pm. Contact Glennis McDonald if you require more information phone 374 7280.
Dannevirke Brass Band meets for a full practice from 7.30pm to 9pm.  Practice is held at the Brass Band rooms off Allardice Street.  Anyone wanting to learn an instrument please contact: Sarah Kuggeleijn 374 6446.
Te Reo Maori lessons from 6.30pm to 8.30pm at 16 Robertshawe Crescent.  Te Wananga o Tamaki Nui A Rua.  All welcome.  Contact Tamai for more information on 374 5250 or 0274 539 520.
Women's Home League Fellowship at 1.30pm at the Salvation Army Hall.  All ladies welcome.   Different activities each week, includes afternoon tea.  Any donations go to the Salvation Army Work in Tonga, Women's Ministries.   Contact 374 7750 or 374 8970 for more information.
Dannevirke Bridge Club starts 7.30pm at the Club rooms, High Street, for more information contact Yvonne Cox 374 9079. 
Dannevirke Spinners & Weavers meet at the Craft Cottage, 30 McPhee Street.  Weavers meet from 10am to 2.30pm, spinners from 7pm - 9.30pm.   For further information contact Elaine on 374 5882 or Nola on 374 7296.
Dannevirke Community Toy Library at the Carnegie Centre from 3.30pm to 5.30pm.  For details phone Ellen Gray 027 388 1210 or 374 6963.
Hub clothing shop - Gordon St, 9am - 3pm (during term).  All proceeds go to Community Foodbank. Donations of clothing gratefully accepted.  For more info phone 374 6209.
Dannevirke Judo Club, Juniors 6 – 13 yrs at 6.30pm, Seniors 14yrs + at 7.30pm, at the Scout Hall, Christian Street, Dannevirke. Registration fee and Judo uniform fees paid by students, NO TERM FEES 2012. Enquiries to Hamish Rees 374 2829 or 027 876 0046.
Norsewood and District Family Playgroup – free attendance. 0 – 5 year olds, held at Norsewood and District School. For more information please contact Vanessa 374 8803.
Alzheimer's Support Group meets at Rahiri, 348 High Street at 10am.
Grey Power monthly meeting held at The Hub, Allardice Street entrance at 1.30pm. Speakers Horizon's Transport and the St John's Health Shuttle.All welcome.

Thursday 28th June 2012
Gallery of History, 14 Gordon Street open from 10am to 3pm. Adults $2, children 50c.  For more information phone 374 6300 or 374 8091.
Activate, 2 Cadman Street. 11am - Sit and Be fit - seniors seated and standing exercise.  For more details, contact Activate 374 7920.
Dannevirke Art Society meets at the studio, 30 McPhee Street for painting & drawing from 10am onwards.  Visitors & newcomers are welcome.
Volley Ball - Dannevirke Sports Centre, Anderson Street 6pm to 7.30pm.  Bring along a friend and give it a go. 
Alcoholics Anonymous meets at The Hub, Gordon Street, at Noon.
Norsewood Craft Group meet in the pottery room, behind Norsewood Information Centre from 10.30am - 3.30pm.  Bring you own craft, whatever it may be, and your own food or treat yourself to lunch in the village.  A minimal charge applies towards the power, everyone welcome.
Ruahine Ramblers Leisure Marching Team meets at the Netball Courts, Anderson Street at 5.30pm.  New members welcome to join.  Contact Marj Johnson 374 8725.
Hub clothing shop - Gordon St, 9am - 3pm (during term).  All proceeds go to Community Foodbank. Donations of clothing gratefully accepted.  For more info phone 374 6209.
Spinning class at 5.30pm at Resultz Gym, Piripiri Road with a qualified fitness and spinning instructor.  Contact Tania 027 662 9866 or 374 7319.
Radio Dannevirke, meet 7pm at Radio Station, 91 High Street, Copenhagen Square. Contact Glennis 374 7280.

Friday 29th June 2012
Gallery of History, 14 Gordon Street open from 10am to 3pm. Adults $2, children 50c.  For more information phone 374 6300 or 374 8091.
Activate, 2 Cadman Street. 9am - Litepace - a gentle 35 minute class for mainly over 50's.  For more details, contact Activate 374 7920.
Boot Scooters Line Dancing.  Low impact - 10am to 11am at the Scout Hall, Christian Street.
Dannevirke Bridge Club meet at the Club rooms High Street at 1pm.  For more information contact Yvonne Cox 374 9079. 
Housie at the Old Acquaintance Club, Allardice Street.  Social afternoons, 1pm start, afternoon tea provided, small cost involved.  All welcome.
Dannevirke Spinners & Weavers meet at the Craft Cottage, 30 McPhee Street, weavers meet from 10am to 2.30pm.   For further information contact Elaine on 374 5882 or Nola on 374 7296.
Dannevirke Community Toy Library at the Carnegie Centre from 10.30am to 12.30pm.  For details phone Ellen Gray 027 388 1210 or 374 6963.

Saturday 30th June 2012
Dannevirke Fantasy Cave, 60 High Street.  Open 10am – 2pm.  Adults $5 and children $2.
International Police Museum, High Street, open 10am – 4pm and by arrangement, phone 374 6455.
Ruahine School presents its 7th "Stars in their Eyes". At Te Rehunga Hall, Kumeti Road, RD2, Dannevirke. Tickets are available from Ruahine School office or Dannevirke Paper Plus. Tickets $25 per person. Adults only licensed bar (NO BYO), courtesy van home (within 15km) by donation please. Doors open at 6.30pm, "Stars" perform from 7.30pm.

Sunday 1st July 2012
International Police Museum, High Street, open 10am – 4pm and by arrangement, phone 374 6455.
Knox Church, Swinburn Street,  Traditional Service 8.30am, Contemporary Family Service 10am.


Monday 2nd July 2012
Gallery of History, 14 Gordon Street open from 10am to 3pm. Adults $2, children 50c.  For more information phone 374 6300 or 374 8091.
Viking Choir meets at 7pm at the Dannevirke High School music room.  All welcome.  Contact Sue Speedy 374 5970 for more information.
The Elske Centre for over 60's from 10am to 3pm.  Venue: Dannevirke Anglican Church Hall.  Co-ordinator Lorraine Warrington, 374 7649.  The Centre offers its services through Anglican Care and is a charitable trust for the Community. 
Dannevirke Bridge Club starts 7.30pm at the Club rooms, High Street, for more information contact Yvonne Cox 374 9079. 
Come Dancing With Us - Old time dancing at Old Acquaintance Club, Allardice Street.  Dance old favourites and learn many more, partners not necessary.  A great fun night out, small friendly group.  7pm - 9pm.  For more information phone Ron Lowe 374 5444 or Lois 374 5943. 

Coming events in July:
Resene wallpaper evening - 4th, Dannevirke Community food drive - 8th, Knox Hall Lunch - 9th, S.H.B.  Scottish Society Ingleside - 28th

  
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Sunday, June 17, 2012

Dannevirke Dawn Visit

Dannevirke Dawn Visit at the Dannevirke Areo Club:
I only managed to get out there for about 15 min on my lunch break, but I'd say It would have been an awesome day watching all the activity. Dannevirke did deliver awesome weather for the event.
video

Friday, June 15, 2012

Dannevirke Info Centre Services Available


General Information:
Provide a wide range of Local & District information, guides, maps etc., Including Postcards and souvenirs.
Internet Services:
Wireless hot spot
Internet and email access available: Keep in touch with your friends and family while traveling.
What's On:
Keep track of what's on and where in Dannevirke. http://dvkeinfocentre.blogspot.co.nz
Brochures:
Dannevirke district, regional and national.
Maps and Guides:
AA maps (free to AA members), Kiwi maps, Jason's maps
AA Agents:
We are your local AA Agent for maps and paying subscriptions.
Accommodation guides:
Jason's, AA and other.
Tickets and Booking Services Include:
Travel:
Intercity Bus tickets
Interislander Ferry tickets
Bluebridge Ferry tickets
Tranzscenic train tickets
Shows and Events:
Ticket Direct: Rugby, netball, stock cars, concerts and shows – local and nationwide.
Dannevirke Town Hall:
Dannevirke Town Hall bookings can be made here.
Directories:
Local phone directories and A-Z available
Fax's:
Locals and the traveling public may send or receive faxes.
Typing:
Need something typed out? Give us a call we are here to be of service.
Photocopying:
Photocopy service available.

Thursday, June 14, 2012

Whats on in Dannevirke 19th - 25th June 2012


A diary of the week's events:
Tuesday 19th June 2012
Gallery of History, 14 Gordon Street open from 10am to 3pm.  Adults $2, children 50c.  For more information phone 374 6300 or 374 8091.
Boot Scooters Line Dancing, low impact, 10am to11.30am at the Scout Hall, Christian Street.
The Elske Centre for over 60's from 10am to 3pm.  Venue: Dannevirke Anglican Church Hall.  Co-ordinator Lorraine Warrington, 374 7649.  The Centre offers its services through Anglican Care and is a charitable trust for the Community. 
Vets Golf at the Dannevirke Golf Course. For more details please phone Ray Beckett 374 5363.
Rua Roa Indoor Bowls, 7.30pm at the Rua Roa Hall, Laws Road.  For more information contact Jocelyn McKay 374 5785.
Hub clothing shop - Gordon St, 9am - 3pm (during term).  All proceeds go to Community Foodbank. Donations of clothing gratefully accepted.  For more info phone 374 6209.
Dannevirke Brownies & Pippins meet from 3.30pm to 5pm at the Scout Hall.  For further information contact Sylvia Peffers 374 8794.
Dannevirke Girl Guides for girls aged between 9 1/2yrs and 14 1/2 yrs, from 5pm to 7pm.  For more information contact Marianne 374 5047 or 0800 663 466 or www.girlguiding.org.nz
St John Cadets meet at St John Anglican Church Hall, High Street, 5.30pm to 7pm. Contact Glennis 374 7280 or Delwyn 374 9220.
Dannevirke Table Tennis at Knox Hall 7pm - 9pm,  $2.00 per night. All Welcome. Contact Bevan Hawley 374 7895.
Dannevirke Volunteer Fire Brigade.  Practise night 7pm at the Fire Station.  All welcome.

Wednesday 20th June 2012
Gallery of History, 14 Gordon Street open from 10am to 3pm.  Adults $2, children 50c.  For more information phone 374 6300 or 374 8091.
Girls Brigade, Knox Church Hall, Swinburn Street from 5.30pm - 7.00pm.  This is a faith based programme suitable for girls aged 5yrs upwards.  Contact Jane Dempster 374 8795 for more details.
Ladies Golf - Club day at the Dannevirke Golf Club - 10am start.  Contact Helen Martin 374 7689 for more information.  All welcome.
The Elske Centre for over 60's from 10am to 3pm.  Venue: Dannevirke Anglican Church Hall.  Co-ordinator Lorraine Warrington, 374 7649.  The Centre offers its services through Anglican Care and is a charitable trust for the Community. 
Dannevirke Highland Pipe band meet at the Carnegie Centre, Allardice Street from 7pm to 9pm. Contact Glennis McDonald if you require more information phone 374 7280.
Dannevirke Brass Band meets for a full practice from 7.30pm to 9pm.  Practice is held at the Brass Band rooms off Allardice Street.  Anyone wanting to learn an instrument please contact: Sarah Kuggeleijn 374 6446.
Te Reo Maori lessons from 6.30pm to 8.30pm at 16 Robertshawe Crescent.  Te Wananga o Tamaki Nui A Rua.  All welcome.  Contact Tamai for more information on 374 5250 or 0274 539 520.
Women's Home League Fellowship at 1.30pm at the Salvation Army Hall.  All ladies welcome.   Different activities each week, includes afternoon tea.  Any donations go to the Salvation Army Work in Tonga, Women's Ministries.   Contact 374 7750 or 374 8970 for more information.
Dannevirke Bridge Club starts 7.30pm at the Club rooms, High Street, for more information contact Yvonne Cox 374 9079. 
Dannevirke Spinners & Weavers meet at the Craft Cottage, 30 McPhee Street.  Weavers meet from 10am to 2.30pm, spinners from 7pm - 9.30pm.   For further information contact Elaine on 374 5882 or Nola on 374 7296.
Dannevirke Community Toy Library at the Carnegie Centre from 3.30pm to 5.30pm.  For details phone Ellen Gray 027 388 1210 or 374 6963.
Hub clothing shop - Gordon St, 9am - 3pm (during term).  All proceeds go to Community Foodbank. Donations of clothing gratefully accepted.  For more info phone 374 6209.
Dannevirke Judo Club, Juniors 6 – 13 yrs at 6.30pm, Seniors 14yrs + at 7.30pm, at the Scout Hall, Christian Street, Dannevirke. Registration fee and Judo uniform fees paid by students, NO TERM FEES 2012. Enquiries to Hamish Rees 374 2829 or 027 876 0046.
Norsewood and District Family Playgroup – free attendance. 0 – 5 year olds, held at Norsewood and District School. For more information please contact Vanessa 374 8803.
Dannevirke Citizens & Service Friendship Club meet 1st & 3rd Wednesday every month for meetings, bus trips to sister clubs and hosting out of town Clubs.  The aim of the Club is fellowship & friendship.  All new members welcome.  For more information please ring Betty Burgess 374 8214.

Thursday 21st June 2012
Gallery of History, 14 Gordon Street open from 10am to 3pm. Adults $2, children 50c.  For more information phone 374 6300 or 374 8091.
Activate, 2 Cadman Street. 11am - Sit and Be fit - seniors seated and standing exercise.  For more details, contact Activate 374 7920.
Dannevirke Art Society meets at the studio, 30 McPhee Street for painting & drawing from 10am onwards.  Visitors & newcomers are welcome.
Volley Ball - Dannevirke Sports Centre, Anderson Street 6pm to 7.30pm.  Bring along a friend and give it a go. 
Alcoholics Anonymous meets at The Hub, Gordon Street, at Noon.
Norsewood Craft Group meet in the pottery room, behind Norsewood Information Centre from 10.30am - 3.30pm.  Bring you own craft, whatever it may be, and your own food or treat yourself to lunch in the village.  A minimal charge applies towards the power, everyone welcome.
Ruahine Ramblers Leisure Marching Team meets at the Netball Courts, Anderson Street at 5.30pm.  New members welcome to join.  Contact Marj Johnson 374 8725.
Hub clothing shop - Gordon St, 9am - 3pm (during term).  All proceeds go to Community Foodbank. Donations of clothing gratefully accepted.  For more info phone 374 6209.
Spinning class at 5.30pm at Resultz Gym, Piripiri Road with a qualified fitness and spinning instructor.  Contact Tania 027 662 9866 or 374 7319.

Friday 22nd June 2012
Gallery of History, 14 Gordon Street open from 10am to 3pm. Adults $2, children 50c.  For more information phone 374 6300 or 374 8091.
Activate, 2 Cadman Street. 9am - Litepace - a gentle 35 minute class for mainly over 50's.  For more details, contact Activate 374 7920.
Boot Scooters Line Dancing.  Low impact - 10am to 11am at the Scout Hall, Christian Street.
Dannevirke Bridge Club meet at the Club rooms High Street at 1pm.  For more information contact Yvonne Cox 374 9079. 
Housie at the Old Acquaintance Club, Allardice Street.  Social afternoons, 1pm start, afternoon tea provided, small cost involved.  All welcome.
Dannevirke Spinners & Weavers meet at the Craft Cottage, 30 McPhee Street, weavers meet from 10am to 2.30pm.   For further information contact Elaine on 374 5882 or Nola on 374 7296.
Dannevirke Community Toy Library at the Carnegie Centre from 10.30am to 12.30pm.  For details phone Ellen Gray 027 388 1210 or 374 6963.

Saturday 23rd June 2012
Dannevirke Fantasy Cave, 60 High Street.  Open 10am – 12.30pm.  Adults $5 and children $2.
International Police Museum, High Street, open 10am – 4pm and by arrangement, phone 374 6455.
Cottage Quilters meet in the Hearing Association Rooms, Mcphee Street from 10am onwards. Sit 'n' Sew day, bring your own project. For more information please contact Angela Williams 374 1582 or Helen Batchelor 027 477 0390.

Sunday 24th June 2012
International Police Museum, High Street, open 10am – 4pm and by arrangement, phone 374 6455.
Knox Church, Swinburn Street,  Traditional Service 8.30am, Contemporary Family Service 10am.
  
Monday 25th June 2012
Gallery of History, 14 Gordon Street open from 10am to 3pm. Adults $2, children 50c.  For more information phone 374 6300 or 374 8091.
Viking Choir meets at 7pm at the Dannevirke High School music room.  All welcome.  Contact Sue Speedy 374 5970 for more information.
The Elske Centre for over 60's from 10am to 3pm.  Venue: Dannevirke Anglican Church Hall.  Co-ordinator Lorraine Warrington, 374 7649.  The Centre offers its services through Anglican Care and is a charitable trust for the Community. 
Dannevirke Bridge Club starts 7.30pm at the Club rooms, High Street, for more information contact Yvonne Cox 374 9079. 
Dannevirke Toy Library at the Carnegie Community Centre from 3.30pm to 5.30pm.  For details phone Ellen Gray 027 388 1210 or 374 6963.
Tots & Toddlers, SH2 Makirikiri 10am to noon, for new babies.  All enquiries please contact: Mel 374 2964 or Nic 374 9332.
Dannevirke Cubs meet at the Scout Hall from 5pm to 6.30pm.  Contact Tracy Mumby 374 6690 for further information.
Come Dancing With Us - Old time dancing at Old Acquaintance Club, Allardice Street.  Dance old favourites and learn many more, partners not necessary.  A great fun night out, small friendly group.  7pm - 9pm.  For more information phone Ron Lowe 374 5444 or Lois 374 5943. 
Dannevirke Dynamos (Toastmasters) meet at the Tararua REAP rooms from 7.30pm to 9.30pm.  For further information please contact Brian Baxter 374 5412 or http://dannevirke.freetoasthost.net

 Coming events in June:
Ruahine School Stars in their Eyes - 30th


For all inquiries for the "What's on" column please contact the Dannevirke Information Centre dvkeinfocentre@xtra.co.nz   Also available online at http://www.dvkeinfocentre.blogspot.com

Thursday, June 7, 2012

Whats on in Dannevirke 12th - 18th June 2012


A diary of the week's events:

Tuesday 12th June 2012
Gallery of History, 14 Gordon Street open from 10am to 3pm.  Adults $2, children 50c.  For more information phone 374 6300 or 374 8091.
Boot Scooters Line Dancing, low impact, 10am to11.30am at the Scout Hall, Christian Street.
The Elske Centre for over 60's from 10am to 3pm.  Venue: Dannevirke Anglican Church Hall.  Co-ordinator Lorraine Warrington, 374 7649.  The Centre offers its services through Anglican Care and is a charitable trust for the Community. 
Vets Golf at the Dannevirke Golf Course. For more details please phone Ray Beckett 374 5363.
Rua Roa Indoor Bowls, 7.30pm at the Rua Roa Hall, Laws Road.  For more information contact Jocelyn McKay 374 5785.
Hub clothing shop - Gordon St, 9am - 3pm (during term).  All proceeds go to Community Foodbank. Donations of clothing gratefully accepted.  For more info phone 374 6209.
Dannevirke Brownies & Pippins meet from 3.30pm to 5pm at the Scout Hall.  For further information contact Sylvia Peffers 374 8794.
Dannevirke Girl Guides for girls aged between 9 1/2yrs and 14 1/2 yrs, from 5pm to 7pm.  For more information contact Marianne 374 5047 or 0800 663 466 or www.girlguiding.org.nz
St John Cadets meet at St John Anglican Church Hall, High Street, 5.30pm to 7pm. Contact Glennis 374 7280 or Delwyn 374 9220.
Dannevirke Table Tennis at Knox Hall 7pm - 9pm,  $2.00 per night. All Welcome. Contact Bevan Hawley 374 7895.
Dannevirke Volunteer Fire Brigade.  Practise night 7pm at the Fire Station.  All welcome.

Wednesday 13th June 2012
Gallery of History, 14 Gordon Street open from 10am to 3pm.  Adults $2, children 50c.  For more information phone 374 6300 or 374 8091.
Girls Brigade, Knox Church Hall, Swinburn Street from 5.30pm - 7.00pm.  This is a faith based programme suitable for girls aged 5yrs upwards.  Contact Jane Dempster 374 8795 for more details.
Ladies Golf - Club day at the Dannevirke Golf Club - 10am start.  Contact Helen Martin 374 7689 for more information.  All welcome.
The Elske Centre for over 60's from 10am to 3pm.  Venue: Dannevirke Anglican Church Hall.  Co-ordinator Lorraine Warrington, 374 7649.  The Centre offers its services through Anglican Care and is a charitable trust for the Community. 
Dannevirke Highland Pipe band meet at the Carnegie Centre, Allardice Street from 7pm to 9pm. Contact Glennis McDonald if you require more information phone 374 7280.
Dannevirke Brass Band meets for a full practice from 7.30pm to 9pm.  Practice is held at the Brass Band rooms off Allardice Street.  Anyone wanting to learn an instrument please contact: Sarah Kuggeleijn 374 6446.
Te Reo Maori lessons from 6.30pm to 8.30pm at 16 Robertshawe Crescent.  Te Wananga o Tamaki Nui A Rua.  All welcome.  Contact Tamai for more information on 374 5250 or 0274 539 520.
Women's Home League Fellowship at 1.30pm at the Salvation Army Hall.  All ladies welcome.   Different activities each week, includes afternoon tea.  Any donations go to the Salvation Army Work in Tonga, Women's Ministries.   Contact 374 7750 or 374 8970 for more information.
Dannevirke Bridge Club starts 7.30pm at the Club rooms, High Street, for more information contact Yvonne Cox 374 9079. 
Dannevirke Spinners & Weavers meet at the Craft Cottage, 30 McPhee Street.  Weavers meet from 10am to 2.30pm, spinners from 7pm - 9.30pm.   For further information contact Elaine on 374 5882 or Nola on 374 7296.
Dannevirke Community Toy Library at the Carnegie Centre from 3.30pm to 5.30pm.  For details phone Ellen Gray 027 388 1210 or 374 6963.
Hub clothing shop - Gordon St, 9am - 3pm (during term).  All proceeds go to Community Foodbank. Donations of clothing gratefully accepted.  For more info phone 374 6209.
Dannevirke Judo Club, Juniors 6 – 13 yrs at 6.30pm, Seniors 14yrs + at 7.30pm, at the Scout Hall, Christian Street, Dannevirke. Registration fee and Judo uniform fees paid by students, NO TERM FEES 2012. Enquiries to Hamish Rees 374 2829 or 027 876 0046.
Norsewood and District Family Playgroup – free attendance. 0 – 5 year olds, held at Norsewood and District School. For more information please contact Vanessa 374 8803.

Thursday 14th June 2012
Gallery of History, 14 Gordon Street open from 10am to 3pm. Adults $2, children 50c.  For more information phone 374 6300 or 374 8091.
Activate, 2 Cadman Street. 11am - Sit and Be fit - seniors seated and standing exercise.  For more details, contact Activate 374 7920.
Dannevirke Art Society meets at the studio, 30 McPhee Street for painting & drawing from 10am onwards.  Visitors & newcomers are welcome.
Volley Ball - Dannevirke Sports Centre, Anderson Street 6pm to 7.30pm.  Bring along a friend and give it a go. 
Alcoholics Anonymous meets at The Hub, Gordon Street, at Noon.
Norsewood Craft Group meet in the pottery room, behind Norsewood Information Centre from 10.30am - 3.30pm.  Bring you own craft, whatever it may be, and your own food or treat yourself to lunch in the village.  A minimal charge applies towards the power, everyone welcome.
Ruahine Ramblers Leisure Marching Team meets at the Netball Courts, Anderson Street at 5.30pm.  New members welcome to join.  Contact Marj Johnson 374 8725.
Hub clothing shop - Gordon St, 9am - 3pm (during term).  All proceeds go to Community Foodbank. Donations of clothing gratefully accepted.  For more info phone 374 6209.
Spinning class at 5.30pm at Resultz Gym, Piripiri Road with a qualified fitness and spinning instructor.  Contact Tania 027 662 9866 or 374 7319.

Friday 15th June 2012
Gallery of History, 14 Gordon Street open from 10am to 3pm. Adults $2, children 50c.  For more information phone 374 6300 or 374 8091.
Activate, 2 Cadman Street. 9am - Litepace - a gentle 35 minute class for mainly over 50's.  For more details, contact Activate 374 7920.
Boot Scooters Line Dancing.  Low impact - 10am to 11am at the Scout Hall, Christian Street.
Dannevirke Bridge Club meet at the Club rooms High Street at 1pm.  For more information contact Yvonne Cox 374 9079. 
Housie at the Old Acquaintance Club, Allardice Street.  Social afternoons, 1pm start, afternoon tea provided, small cost involved.  All welcome.
Dannevirke Spinners & Weavers meet at the Craft Cottage, 30 McPhee Street, weavers meet from 10am to 2.30pm.   For further information contact Elaine on 374 5882 or Nola on 374 7296.
Dannevirke Community Toy Library at the Carnegie Centre from 10.30am to 12.30pm.  For details phone Ellen Gray 027 388 1210 or 374 6963.

Saturday 16th June 2012
Dannevirke Fantasy Cave, 60 High Street.  Open 10am – 12.30pm.  Adults $5 and children $2.
International Police Museum, High Street, open 10am – 4pm and by arrangement, phone 374 6455.

Sunday 17th June 2012
International Police Museum, High Street, open 10am – 4pm and by arrangement, phone 374 6455.
Knox Church, Swinburn Street,  Traditional Service 8.30am, Contemporary Family Service 10am.
Dannevirke Country Music Club meet at the Old Acquaintance Club, Allardice Street at 1.30pm. AGM 4pm. Everybody welcome.  
The Vault CafĂ©, live local music 12 – 3pm. No cover charge, open mic.

Monday 18th June 2012
Gallery of History, 14 Gordon Street open from 10am to 3pm. Adults $2, children 50c.  For more information phone 374 6300 or 374 8091.
Viking Choir meets at 7pm at the Dannevirke High School music room.  All welcome.  Contact Sue Speedy 374 5970 for more information.
The Elske Centre for over 60's from 10am to 3pm.  Venue: Dannevirke Anglican Church Hall.  Co-ordinator Lorraine Warrington, 374 7649.  The Centre offers its services through Anglican Care and is a charitable trust for the Community. 
Dannevirke Bridge Club starts 7.30pm at the Club rooms, High Street, for more information contact Yvonne Cox 374 9079. 
Dannevirke Toy Library at the Carnegie Community Centre from 3.30pm to 5.30pm.  For details phone Ellen Gray 027 388 1210 or 374 6963.
Tots & Toddlers, SH2 Makirikiri 10am to noon, for new babies.  All enquiries please contact: Mel 374 2964 or Nic 374 9332.
Dannevirke Cubs meet at the Scout Hall from 5pm to 6.30pm.  Contact Tracy Mumby 374 6690 for further information.
Come Dancing With Us - Old time dancing at Old Acquaintance Club, Allardice Street.  Dance old favourites and learn many more, partners not necessary.  A great fun night out, small friendly group.  7pm - 9pm.  For more information phone Ron Lowe 374 5444 or Lois 374 5943.  

Coming events in June:
Ruahine School Stars in their Eyes - 30th


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