Thursday, October 25, 2012

Whats on in Dannevirke 30th October - 5th November 2012

A diary of the week's events:

 

Tuesday 30th October 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.

Dannevirke Brownies & Pippins for girls aged between 5 & 10yrs meet from 4.30pm to 6pm at the Scout Hall.  For further information contact Marianne 374 5047.

Dannevirke Girl Guides for girls aged between 9 ½ & 14 ½ yrs meet from 4.30pm to 6pm at the Scout Hall.  For further 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.

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.

 

Wednesday 31st October 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.

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.

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.

Tai-Chi  for Health, including light exercise every Wednesday from 9.00am till 10.00 am, War Memorial Hall, Norsewood with a Qualified Tai-Chi Instructor cost $4.00, for more information phone Ella 374 0850.

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.

Rangatira Croquet Club, McPhee Street. 1pm. All welcome – come and try golf croquet. For more information contact Bethia Campbell 374 5382 or Joe 374 8042.

Dannevirke Athletics club night, every week starting at 5.30pm. At the Dannevirke Domain, for ages 3yrs and up. For more information contact Lisa Galloway on 06 376 4865.

Alzheimer's Support Group meets at Rahiri, 348 High Street at 10am.

 

Thursday 1st November 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.

Tai Chi for Arthritis for both men and women.  Classes to be held at the Old Acquaintance Club, Allardice Street, Dannevirke at 10am – 11am.  Tai Chi for Arthritis is a slow, gentle flowing exercise suitable for all ages and abilities.  Supported by ACC NZ as an exercise to prevent falls. Supported by Arthritis NZ. Certified Tai Chi Instructor Dianne Willis. For more information contact 374 6545.

Dannevirke Anglican Church, 174 High Street, 10am Holy Eucharist, All Welcome.

 

Friday 2nd November 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 Community Toy Library at the Carnegie Centre from 10.30am to 12.30pm.  For details phone Ellen Gray 027 388 1210 or 374 6963.

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.

  

Saturday 3rd November 2012

Dannevirke Fantasy Cave, 60 High Street.  Open 10am – 12.30pm.  Adults $5 and children $2. 

International Police Museum and Museum Lodge, 133 – 137 High Street, open 10am – 4pm, other days by arrangement, phone 374 6455 or 021 897 880.

Dave's Den – Motor Vehicle Display (8000) & Art Gallery, 363 High Street and Hospital Street cnr, open from 10am, for more information phone 374 8432.

Rangatira Croquet Club, McPhee Street.  1pm. All welcome – come and try golf croquet. For more information contact Bethia Campbell 374 5382 or Joe 374 8042.

Dannevirke Viking Choir's 25th Celebration Concert, to be held at the Dannevirke Town Hall, starts 7pm. Tickets available from the Dannevirke Information Centre, Adults $15 and Children $7, door sales also available on night.

Dannevirke Knox Church Gala at the Knox Church starting at 9.30am, all welcome.

Norsewood Community Family Guy Fawkes Night at Norsewood, gates open at 5.30pm, donation please to Norsewood Fire Brigade. BBQ at 6pm, games to commence at 6.30pm, tug of war games for all ages. Best Guy competition 7pm, bonfire guy fawkes at 9pm. Please give your fireworks to the Brigade.

Sunday 4th November 2012

Knox Church, Swinburn Street.  Traditional Service 8.30am, Contemporary Family Service 10am.

Dannevirke Anglican Church, 174 High Street, Service at 8am Holy Eucharist - NZ Prayer Book Communion, 10am Holy Eucharist – Family Service Communion.

International Police Museum and Museum Lodge, 133 – 137 High Street, open 10am – 4pm, other days by arrangement, phone 374 6455 or 021 897 880.

Dave's Den – Motor Vehicle Display (8000) & Art Gallery, 363 High Street and Hospital Street cnr, open from 10am, for more information phone 374 8432.

 

Monday 5th November 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 Cubs meet at the Scout Hall from 5pm to 6.30pm.  Contact Tracy Mumby 374 6690 for further information.

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.

 

Coming events in November:

Chamber of Commerce "Going for Gold Celebration" - 9th,  Norsewood Annual Flower Show - 9th & 10th, South School Gala 10th, Linden Singers at St Johns Church - 11th, S.H.B.  Scottish Society Birthday Ingleside - 24th, Dannevirke Christmas Parade - 24th,       

Melissa Martin Dance Academy - 30th & 1st   

 

 

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

 

Wednesday, October 17, 2012

Whats on in Dannevirke 23rd - 29th October 2012

A diary of the week's events:

 

Tuesday 23rd October 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.

Dannevirke Brownies & Pippins for girls aged between 5 & 10yrs meet from 4.30pm to 6pm at the Scout Hall.  For further information contact Marianne 374 5047.

Dannevirke Girl Guides for girls aged between 9 ½ & 14 ½ yrs meet from 4.30pm to 6pm at the Scout Hall.  For further 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.

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.

Red Cross Jumble Sale, 8.30 - 10.30am at the Red Cross rooms 2 McPhee Street.

Dannevirke Art Society Annual Exhibition, incorporating Dannevirke Woodturners, at the Dannevirke Sports Club, High Street.  Open from 10am – 4pm, free entry.  Enquiries phone 374 5010.

 

Wednesday 24th October 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.

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.

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.

Tai-Chi  for Health, including light exercise every Wednesday from 9.00am till 10.00 am, War Memorial Hall, Norsewood with a Qualified Tai-Chi Instructor cost $4.00, for more information phone Ella 374 0850.

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.

Rangatira Croquet Club, McPhee Street. 1pm. All welcome – come and try golf croquet. For more information contact Bethia Campbell 374 5382 or Joe 374 8042.

Dannevirke Athletics club night, every week starting at 5.30pm. At the Dannevirke Domain, for ages 3yrs and up. For more information contact Lisa Galloway on 06 376 4865.

Dannevirke Art Society Annual Exhibition, incorporating Dannevirke Woodturners, at the Dannevirke Sports Club, High Street.  Open from 10am – 7pm, free entry.  Enquiries phone 374 5010.

 

Thursday 25th October 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.

Tai Chi for Arthritis for both men and women.  Classes to be held at the Old Acquaintance Club, Allardice Street, Dannevirke at 10am – 11am.  Tai Chi for Arthritis is a slow, gentle flowing exercise suitable for all ages and abilities.  Supported by ACC NZ as an exercise to prevent falls. Supported by Arthritis NZ. Certified Tai Chi Instructor Dianne Willis. For more information contact 374 6545.

Dannevirke Anglican Church, 174 High Street, 10am Holy Eucharist, All Welcome.

Radio Dannevirke, meet 7pm at Radio Station, 91 High Street, Copenhagen Square. Contact Glennis 374 7280.

Intuition Awareness Workshop, come and join us for 4 weeks of fun to develop your intuitive skills, meditation, energy sensing exercises, chakras, dreams and much more. 9.30am or 7.30pm, $10 per person, at Patchworks, 3 Gordon Street. Phone Daphne on 374 7492 or email Lee-Anne at stonem@xtra.co.nz to register.

Dannevirke Art Society Annual Exhibition, incorporating Dannevirke Woodturners, at the Dannevirke Sports Club, High Street.  Open from 10am – 4pm, free entry.  Enquiries phone 374 5010.

Dannevirke Tennis Club business house competition begins today. For more information please phone David Kerr 374 2953.

 

Friday 26th October 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 Community Toy Library at the Carnegie Centre from 10.30am to 12.30pm.  For details phone Ellen Gray 027 388 1210 or 374 6963.

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 Art Society Annual Exhibition, incorporating Dannevirke Woodturners, at the Dannevirke Sports Club, High Street.  Open from 10am – 4pm, free entry.  Enquiries phone 374 5010.

62nd Handcraft Competition and Display by SHB Federation of Women's Institutes, Knox Hall, Swinburn Street.  Hall opens at 10am til noon to accept entries (free to enter) – public and other organisations are very welcome to compete.  Hall closed for judging from 1pm to 3pm, public viewing from 3pm to 5pm.  Phone Jocelyn McKay 374 5785 for more information.

Dannevirke Floral Art Group, Floral Art Exhibition at Rawhiti Lodge Hall, 191 High Street, Dannevirke, 9am to 4pm, $2 entry.

 

 

Saturday 27th October 2012

Dannevirke Fantasy Cave, 60 High Street.  Open 10am – 12.30pm.  Adults $5 and children $2. 

International Police Museum and Museum Lodge, 133 – 137 High Street, open 10am – 4pm, other days by arrangement, phone 374 6455 or 021 897 880.

Dave's Den – Motor Vehicle Display (8000) & Art Gallery, 363 High Street and Hospital Street cnr, open from 10am, for more information phone 374 8432.

Rangatira Croquet Club, McPhee Street.  1pm. All welcome – come and try golf croquet. For more information contact Bethia Campbell 374 5382 or Joe 374 8042.

Dannevirke Art Society Annual Exhibition, incorporating Dannevirke Woodturners, at the Dannevirke Sports Club, High Street.  Open from 10am – 7pm, free entry.  Enquiries phone 374 5010.

62nd Handcraft Competition and Display by SHB Federation of Women's Institutes, Knox Hall, Swinburn Street, public viewing from 10am to 4pm.  Prize giving at 3.45pm.   Phone Jocelyn McKay 374 5785 for more information.

Dannevirke Garden and Craft Expo, Totara College, Ruahine Street 10am – 3pm, Adults $4, Students/children free, phone 374 6165.

Spud in a bucket $10.00 – Dannevirke Rotary Club, for sale at Dannevirke Garden and Craft Expo, Totara College - enquiries to Richard Barnett 374 5266. (Judging day – February 10th 2013 at the Railway Station at 4pm).

Dannevirke Floral Art Group, Floral Art Exhibition at Rawhiti Lodge Hall, 191 High Street, Dannevirke, 9am to 4pm, $2 entry.

Dannevirke Cottage Quilters Exhibition, Huia Range School Hall, Cole Street, 9.00am – 4pm.  Admission $2, raffles available.

 

Sunday 28th October 2012

Knox Church, Swinburn Street.  Traditional Service 8.30am, Contemporary Family Service 10am.

Dannevirke Anglican Church, 174 High Street, Service at 8am Holy Eucharist - NZ Prayer Book Communion, 10am Holy Eucharist – Family Service Communion.

International Police Museum and Museum Lodge, 133 – 137 High Street, open 10am – 4pm, other days by arrangement, phone 374 6455 or 021 897 880.

Dave's Den – Motor Vehicle Display (8000) & Art Gallery, 363 High Street and Hospital Street cnr, open from 10am, for more information phone 374 8432.

Dannevirke Art Society Annual Exhibition, incorporating Dannevirke Woodturners, at the Dannevirke Sports Club, High Street.  Open from 10am – 3pm, free entry.  Enquiries phone 374 5010.

Cushion Concert (Variety), Postponed.

Dannevirke Cottage Quilters Exhibition, Huia Range School Hall, Cole Street, 9.00am – 4pm.  Admission $2, raffles available.

Dannevirke Floral Art Group, Floral Art Exhibition at Rawhiti Lodge Hall, 191 High Street, Dannevirke, 9am to 4pm, $2 entry.

Dannevirke Theatre Company auditions for "Dads Army"  at the Fountain Theatre, Ward Street at 3pm. Enquiries to Eileen Holmes 374 6090.

 

Monday 29th October 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 Cubs meet at the Scout Hall from 5pm to 6.30pm.  Contact Tracy Mumby 374 6690 for further information.

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.

Dannevirke Art Society Annual Exhibition, incorporating Dannevirke Woodturners, at the Dannevirke Sports Club, High Street.  Open from 10am – 4pm, free entry.  Enquiries phone 374 5010.

Menz Shed public meeting at Tararua REAP, 15 Gordon Street at 7pm. Agenda to discuss forming an Incorporated Society and elect an Executive Committee. For further information and nomination forms contact Tararua REAP 374 6565.

 

Coming events in November:

Dannevirke Knox Church Gala - 3rd, Dannevirke Viking Choir Concert - 3rd, Norsewood Community Family Guy Fawkes Night - 3rd, Chamber of Commerce "Going for Gold Celebration" - 9th,  Norsewood Annual Flower Show - 9th & 10th, South School Gala 10th, Linden Singers at St Johns Church - 11th, S.H.B.  Scottish Society Birthday Ingleside - 24th, Dannevirke Christmas Parade - 24th,       

Melissa Martin Dance Academy - 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, October 11, 2012

What's on in Dannevirke 16th-22nd October 2012

A diary of the week's events:

 

Tuesday 16th October 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.

Dannevirke Brownies & Pippins for girls aged between 5 & 10yrs meet from 4.30pm to 6pm at the Scout Hall.  For further information contact Marianne 374 5047.

Dannevirke Girl Guides for girls aged between 9 ½ & 14 ½ yrs meet from 4.30pm to 6pm at the Scout Hall.  For further 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.

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.

Fracking Information Evening - 7pm at 3 Gordon Street, Dannevirke.  A group designed to inform the public about fracking - All welcome.  Face Book Page: Frack free – Tararua

Dannevirke Volunteer Fire Brigade.  Practise night 7pm at the Fire Station.  All welcome.

 

 

 

Wednesday 17th October 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.

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.

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.

Tai-Chi  for Health, including light exercise every Wednesday from 9.00am till 10.00 am, War Memorial Hall, Norsewood with a Qualified Tai-Chi Instructor cost $4.00, for more information phone Ella 374 0850.

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.

Rangatira Croquet Club, McPhee Street. 1pm. All welcome – come and try golf croquet. For more information contact Bethia Campbell 374 5382 or Joe 374 8042.

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.

Do you have type 2 diabetes, are you interested in hearing more about it? Diabetes trust along with a guest speaker are coming to discuss complications relating to type2 diabetes. Come along for a fun, friendly, informative morning at Rangitane Rooms (Windmill square) 10am – 12pm. Free lunch provided. For more details or to book phone Dorothy on 374 4306 or Vicky on 374 5691. Support persons welcome.

Dannevirke Athletics club night, every week starting at 5.30pm. At the Dannevirke Domain, for ages 3yrs and up. For more information contact Lisa Galloway on 06 376 4865.

 

Thursday 18th October 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.

Tai Chi for Arthritis for both men and women.  Classes to be held at the Old Acquaintance Club, Allardice Street, Dannevirke at 10am – 11am.  Tai Chi for Arthritis is a slow, gentle flowing exercise suitable for all ages and abilities.  Supported by ACC NZ as an exercise to prevent falls. Supported by Arthritis NZ. Certified Tai Chi Instructor Dianne Willis. For more information contact 374 6545.

Dannevirke Anglican Church, 174 High Street, 10am Holy Eucharist, All Welcome.

 

Friday 19th October 2012

'LIKING THE VIKING' DAY

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 Community Toy Library at the Carnegie Centre from 10.30am to 12.30pm.  For details phone Ellen Gray 027 388 1210 or 374 6963.

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 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.

Dannevirke Fantasy Cave, 60 High Street. Open 10am – 2pm. Adults $5 and children $2.

Dannevirke's National 'Viking Day', Viking themed activities, competitions and street market by Dannevirke Chamber of Commerce.

Spud in a bucket $10.00 – Dannevirke Rotary Club, for sale during Dannevirke's Market Day – enquiries to Richard Barnett 374 5266. (Judging day – February 10th 2013 at the Railway Station at 4pm).

Dannevirke Art Society Annual Exhibition, incorporating Dannevirke Woodturners, at the Dannevirke Sports Club, High Street.  Mayoral opening 5pm til 7pm, $5 entry fee.  Enquiries phone 374 5010.

 

 

Saturday 20th October 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.

Rangatira Croquet Club, McPhee Street.  1pm. All welcome – come and try golf croquet. For more information contact Bethia Campbell 374 5382 or Joe 374 8042.

Dannevirke Art Society Annual Exhibition, incorporating Dannevirke Woodturners, at the Dannevirke Sports Club, High Street.  Open from 10am – 7pm, free entry.  Enquiries phone 374 5010.

 

Sunday 21st October 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 Anglican Church, 174 High Street, Service at 8am Holy Eucharist - NZ Prayer Book Communion, 10am Holy Eucharist – Family Service Communion.

Dannevirke Country Music Club meet at the Dannevirke Services and Citizens Club, Princess Street at 1.30pm.  All welcome.  

The Vault CafĂ©, live local music 12 – 3pm. No cover charge, open mic.

Dannevirke Art Society Annual Exhibition, incorporating Dannevirke Woodturners, at the Dannevirke Sports Club, High Street.  Open from 10am – 4pm, free entry.  Enquiries phone 374 5010.

Cushion Concert (Variety), postponed.

 

Monday 22nd October 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 Cubs meet at the Scout Hall from 5pm to 6.30pm.  Contact Tracy Mumby 374 6690 for further information.

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.

Dannevirke Art Society Annual Exhibition, incorporating Dannevirke Woodturners, at the Dannevirke Sports Club, High Street.  Open from 10am – 4pm, free entry.  Enquiries phone 374 5010.

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 October:  "Spring Festival" Brochures with the full months activities are available at the Dannevirke Info Centre

62nd Handcraft Competition and Display - 26th & 27th, Dannevirke Floral Art Group Display - 26th 27th & 28th,  Dannevirke Garden and Craft Expo - 27th, Dannevirke Cottage Quilters Exhibition - 27th & 28th, plus more

 

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