Friday, November 29, 2013

Just found an interesting article on Vikings

Just found this article on Vikings: http://www.nzherald.co.nz/world/news/article.cfm?c_id=2&objectid=11159691 
Cheers
Wayne

Wednesday, November 27, 2013

What's on in Dannevirke 30 November - 7 December 2013

A diary of the week's events:

Daily

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 to Friday

Dvke Fantasy Cave, 60 High Street. Open 10am – 4pm with Santa in attendance.  Adult $5 - Children $2.

Gallery of History, 14 Gordon Street opens from 10am to 3pm.  Adult $2 - Children 50c. Phone 374 6300 or 374 8091.

 

Saturday and Sunday

Dvke Fantasy Cave, 60 High Street. As from 7th December open 10am – 2pm with Santa in attendance.  Adult $5 - 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.

 

Saturday 30th November 2013

Christmas Parade through High Street from Noon.

Dvke Fantasy Cave, 60 High Street. Open 10am – 11.30am, closed during the Christmas parade then reopen with Santa in attendance from 1pm – 2pm.  Adult $5 - Children $2.

Rangatira Croquet Club, McPhee St at 1pm. Contact Bethia Campbell 374 5382 or Joe 374 8042.

Macdonald School of Dance proudly presents Michael Jackson's This Is It & Anastasia at the Dannevirke Town Hall at 3pm. Tickets available from the Dannevirke Information Centre.

 

Sunday 1st December 2013

Knox Church, Swinburn St. 9.30am service commencing with coffee & muffins 'Christmas at the movies'.

Dvke Bible Chapel, Burns St. Communion service at 10am & children's service at 11.30am.

Dvke Anglican Church, Holy Eucharist at 8am NZ Prayer Book & 10am Family Service Communion.

 

Monday 2nd December 2013

Viking Choir 7pm at the Dvke High School music room, all welcome, phone Sue Speedy 374 5970.

The Elske Centre for over 60's from 10am to 3pm, Dvke Anglican Church Hall, ph 374 7649. 

Dannevirke Bridge Club at Club rooms High St 7.30pm. Contact Jan 374 9070 or Karen 374 5853.

Tots & Toddlers playgroup, SH2 Makirikiri 9.30am -12pm, contact: Mel 374 7060.

 

Tuesday 3rd December 2013

Boot Scooters Line Dancing, low impact, 10am to11.30am at the Scout Hall, Christian Street.

Vets Golf at the Dannevirke Golf Course. Contact Ray Beckett 374 5363.

Rua Roa Indoor Bowls, 7.30pm, Rua Roa Hall, Laws Rd. Contact Cameron McKay 374 5205.

The Elske Centre for over 60's from 10am to 3pm, Dvke Anglican Church Hall, ph 374 7649.

MenzShed in Denmark St. Open 10am – 3pm for men of all ages so come and have a look and a cuppa. Work is entirely voluntary. Do you have a small job that needs doing in return for a donation? Give them a call - Gary Cameron 06 376 4167, Andrew Thompson 374 8650 or Ian Barnett 374 2737.

Dvke Brownies & Pippins, girls aged between 5 & 10yrs meet 4.30pm to 6pm at the Scout Hall. Dannevirke Girl Guides, girls aged between 9 ½ & 14 ½ yrs meet 4.30pm to 6pm at the Scout Hall.  For further information contact 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.

Move it or lose it – movement awareness and expression at 5.30pm at the Community Centre, Allardice St. Bring a mat if you have one - $7 per person.

Knox Op. Shop – Used clothing and bric a brac at the Dannevirke Knox Hall, Swinburn Street from 8.30am – 10am.

 

Wednesday 4th December 2013

Ladies Golf - Club day at the Dannevirke Golf Club - 10am start.  Contact Helen Martin 374 7689.

Dvke Highland Pipe band meet at Carnegie Centre, Allardice St, 7-9pm. Contact Glennis 374 7280.

Dvke Brass Band meet for a full practice from 7.30pm to 9pm. Contact Sarah Kuggeleijn 374 6446.

The Elske Centre for over 60's from 10am to 3pm, Dvke Anglican Church Hall, ph 374 7649. 

Women's Home League Fellowship at 1.30pm at Salvation Army Hall. Contact 374 7750 or 374 8970.

Dannevirke Spinners & Weavers, Craft Cottage, 30 McPhee St, Weavers meet from 10am to 2.30pm, spinners from 7pm - 9.30pm.  Contact Anne Willis on 374 6524.

Norsewood & Dist Family Playgroup, free from 10am – 12pm, 0 – 5 yrs, call Vanessa 374 8803.

Dannevirke Service & Citizens 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 5th December 2013

Dannevirke Art Society meets at the studio, 30 McPhee St, for painting & drawing, 10am onwards. 

Alcoholics Anonymous meets at The Hub, Gordon Street, at Noon.

Norsewood Craft Group meets in the pottery room, from 10.30am-3.30pm. A minimal charge applies.

Ruahine Ramblers leisure marching team, Sports Centre - Anderson St at 6.30pm. Contact Marj 374 8725.

Spinning class at 5.30pm at Resultz Gym, Piripiri Road, Contact Tania 027 662 9866 or 374 7319.

MenzShed workshop and meeting room, Denmark Street, down the alleyway between Dorrington Poole and Dvke Budget Advice. Open 10am – 3pm for men of all ages.

Service of Remembrance to be held at The Hub at 6.30pm. All welcome.

 

Free Tai Chi in the Park – Christian St, 1pm-2pm weather permitting. Certified Tai Chi instructor Dianne 0274 760074.

Preschool music and movement, 10.30am – 11.30am, Anglican Church Hall, everyone welcome, no charge, for more information phone Julie McDougall 374 5630.

 

Friday 6th December 2013

Boot Scooters Line Dancing.  Low impact - 10am to 11am at the Scout Hall, Christian Street.

Housie at the Old Acquaintance Club, 1pm start, afternoon tea provided, small cost involved.

Dannevirke Spinners & Weavers, Craft Cottage, 30 McPhee Street, spinners meet from 10am to 2.30pm. Contact Anne Willis on 374 6524.

Dannevirke Bridge Club meet Club rooms High St 1pm. Contact Karen 374 5853, Harold 374 7355.

Dannevirke Anglican Church – Welcome to our patch – held every Friday in the hall at the back of the church from 9am – Noon at 174 High Street. Contact Lynette Morgans 374 8801. 

Melissa Martin Academy of Dance presents "A Taste of Britain" at the Dannevirke Town Hall at 7pm. Tickets available from Whiplash Surf and Sportswear, High Street, Dannevirke. Adults $13, children and High School students $7.50, family (2+3) $40.

 

Saturday 7th December 2013

Rangatira Croquet Club, McPhee St at 1pm. Contact Bethia Campbell 374 5382 or Joe 374 8042.

Melissa Martin Academy of Dance presents "A Taste of Britain" at the Dannevirke Town Hall at 2pm & 7pm. Tickets available from Whiplash Surf and Sportswear, High Street, Dannevirke. Adults $13, children and High School students $7.50, family (2+3) $40.

 

 

If any of these events are not going to be held in December or January please phone the Information Centre 374 4167.

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

 




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Thursday, November 21, 2013

What's on in Dannevirke 23rd - 30th November 2013

A diary of the week's events:

Saturday 23rd November 2013

Dvke Fantasy Cave, 60 High Street. Open 10am – 12.30pm. Adult $5 - Children $2.

Rangatira Croquet Club, McPhee St at 1pm. Contact Bethia Campbell 374 5382 or Joe 374 8042.

S.H.B. Scottish Society is holding their Birthday Ingleside with Scottish and old time dancing at St. Joseph's Hall, Allardice Street at 7.30pm. Families, a plate please.  Everyone welcome. 

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 Anne Ingram 374 6195.

 

Sunday 24th November 2013

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

Dvke Bible Chapel, Burns St. Teaching and Communion service 10am.

Dvke Anglican Church, Holy Eucharist at 8am NZ Prayer Book & 10am Family Service Communion.

 

Monday 25th November 2013

Viking Choir 7pm at the Dvke High School music room, all welcome, phone Sue Speedy 374 5970.

The Elske Centre for over 60's from 10am to 3pm, Dvke Anglican Church Hall, ph 374 7649. 

Dannevirke Bridge Club at Club rooms High St 7.30pm. Contact Jan 374 9070 or Karen 374 5853.

Tots & Toddlers playgroup, SH2 Makirikiri 9.30am -12pm, contact: Mel 374 7060.

Dvke Dynamos (Toastmasters) meet Tararua REAP 7.30pm to 9.30pm.  Contact Brian 374 5412.

 

Tuesday 26th November 2013

Boot Scooters Line Dancing, low impact, 10am to11.30am at the Scout Hall, Christian Street.

Vets Golf at the Dannevirke Golf Course. Contact Ray Beckett 374 5363.

Rua Roa Indoor Bowls, 7.30pm, Rua Roa Hall, Laws Rd. Contact Cameron McKay 374 5205.

The Elske Centre for over 60's from 10am to 3pm, Dvke Anglican Church Hall, ph 374 7649.

MenzShed in Denmark St. Open 10am – 3pm for men of all ages so come and have a look and a cuppa. Work is entirely voluntary. Do you have a small job that needs doing in return for a donation? Give them a call - Gary Cameron 06 376 4167, Andrew Thompson 374 8650 or Ian Barnett 374 2737.

Dvke Brownies & Pippins, girls aged between 5 & 10yrs meet 4.30pm to 6pm at the Scout Hall. Dannevirke Girl Guides, girls aged between 9 ½ & 14 ½ yrs meet 4.30pm to 6pm at the Scout Hall.  For further information contact 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.

Move it or lose it – movement awareness and expression at 5.30pm at the Community Centre, Allardice St. Bring a mat if you have one - $7 per person.

 

Wednesday 27th November 2013

Ladies Golf - Club day at the Dannevirke Golf Club - 10am start.  Contact Helen Martin 374 7689.

Dvke Highland Pipe band meet at Carnegie Centre, Allardice St, 7-9pm. Contact Glennis 374 7280.

Dvke Brass Band meet for a full practice from 7.30pm to 9pm. Contact Sarah Kuggeleijn 374 6446.

The Elske Centre for over 60's from 10am to 3pm, Dvke Anglican Church Hall, ph 374 7649. 

Women's Home League Fellowship at 1.30pm at Salvation Army Hall. Contact 374 7750 or 374 8970.

Dannevirke Spinners & Weavers, Craft Cottage, 30 McPhee St, Weavers meet from 10am to 2.30pm, spinners from 7pm - 9.30pm.  Contact Anne Willis on 374 6524.

Norsewood & Dist Family Playgroup, free from 10am – 12pm, 0 – 5 yrs, call Vanessa 374 8803.

Grey Power meets at The Hub, 1.30pm. All members and public welcome.

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

 

Thursday 28th November 2013

Dannevirke Art Society meets at the studio, 30 McPhee St, for painting & drawing, 10am onwards. 

Alcoholics Anonymous meets at The Hub, Gordon Street, at Noon.

Norsewood Craft Group meets in the pottery room, from 10.30am-3.30pm. A minimal charge applies.

Ruahine Ramblers leisure marching team, Sports Centre - Anderson St at 6.30pm. Contact Marj 374 8725.

Spinning class at 5.30pm at Resultz Gym, Piripiri Road, Contact Tania 027 662 9866 or 374 7319.

MenzShed workshop and meeting room, Denmark Street, down the alleyway between Dorrington Poole and Dvke Budget Advice. Open 10am – 3pm for men of all ages.

Free Tai Chi in the Park – Christian St, 1pm-2pm weather permitting. Certified Tai Chi instructor Dianne 0274 760074.

Preschool music and movement, 10.30am – 11.30am, Anglican Church Hall, everyone welcome, no charge, for more information phone Julie McDougall 374 5630.

Radio Dvke meet 7pm at Radio Station, Copenhagen Square, phone Glennis 374 7280.

 

Friday 29th November 2013

Boot Scooters Line Dancing.  Low impact - 10am to 11am at the Scout Hall, Christian Street.

Housie at the Old Acquaintance Club, 1pm start, afternoon tea provided, small cost involved.

Dannevirke Spinners & Weavers, Craft Cottage, 30 McPhee Street, spinners meet from 10am to 2.30pm. Contact Anne Willis on 374 6524.

Dannevirke Bridge Club meet Club rooms High St 1pm. Contact Karen 374 5853, Harold 374 7355.

Dannevirke Anglican Church – Welcome to our patch – held every Friday in the hall at the back of the church from 9am – Noon at 174 High Street. Contact Lynette Morgans 374 8801. 

Macdonald School of Dance proudly presents Michael Jackson's This Is It & Anastasia at the Dannevirke Town Hall at 6pm. Tickets available from the Dannevirke Information Centre.

 

Saturday 30th November 2013

Christmas Parade through High Street from Noon.

Dvke Fantasy Cave, 60 High Street. Open 10am – 11.30am, closed during the Christmas parade then reopen with Santa in attendance from 1pm – 2pm.  Adult $5 - Children $2.

Rangatira Croquet Club, McPhee St at 1pm. Contact Bethia Campbell 374 5382 or Joe 374 8042.

Macdonald School of Dance proudly presents Michael Jackson's This Is It & Anastasia at the Dannevirke Town Hall at 3pm. Tickets available from the Dannevirke Information Centre.

 

Daily

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.

Week Days only

Gallery of History, 14 Gordon Street opens from 10am to 3pm.  Adult $2 - Children 50c. Phone 374 6300 or 374 8091.

Weekends

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

 

Coming events in December: 

Melissa Martin Academy of Dance – A taste of Britain 6th & 7th.

          

All inquiries for the "What's on" column please contact the Dannevirke Information Centre dvkeinfocentre@xtra.co.nz 374 4167 & available online at http://www.dvkeinfocentre.blogspot.com

 




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Thursday, November 14, 2013

What's on in Dannevirke 16th -23rd November 2013

A diary of the week's events:

 

Saturday 16th November 2013

Dvke Fantasy Cave, 60 High Street. Open 10am – 12.30pm. Adult $5 - Children $2.

Rangatira Croquet Club, McPhee St at 1pm. Contact Bethia Campbell 374 5382 or Joe 374 8042.

 

 

Sunday 17th November 2013

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

Dvke Bible Chapel, Burns St. Teaching and Communion service 10am.

Dvke Anglican Church, Holy Eucharist at 8am NZ Prayer Book & 10am Family Service Communion.

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

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

 

 

Monday 18th November 2013

Viking Choir 7pm at the Dvke High School music room, all welcome, phone Sue Speedy 374 5970.

The Elske Centre for over 60's from 10am to 3pm, Dvke Anglican Church Hall, ph 374 7649. 

Dannevirke Bridge Club at Club rooms High St 7.30pm. Contact Jan 374 9070 or Karen 374 5853.

Tots & Toddlers playgroup, SH2 Makirikiri 9.30am -12pm, contact: Mel 374 7060.

 

 

Tuesday 19th November 2013

Boot Scooters Line Dancing, low impact, 10am to11.30am at the Scout Hall, Christian Street.

Vets Golf at the Dannevirke Golf Course. Contact Ray Beckett 374 5363.

Rua Roa Indoor Bowls, 7.30pm, Rua Roa Hall, Laws Rd. Contact Cameron McKay 374 5205.

The Elske Centre for over 60's from 10am to 3pm, Dvke Anglican Church Hall, ph 374 7649.

MenzShed in Denmark St. Open 10am – 3pm for men of all ages so come and have a look and a cuppa. Work is entirely voluntary. Do you have a small job that needs doing in return for a donation? Give them a call - Gary Cameron 06 376 4167, Andrew Thompson 374 8650 or Ian Barnett 374 2737.

Dvke Brownies & Pippins, girls aged between 5 & 10yrs meet 4.30pm to 6pm at the Scout Hall. Dannevirke Girl Guides, girls aged between 9 ½ & 14 ½ yrs meet 4.30pm to 6pm at the Scout Hall.  For further information contact 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.

Red Cross Jumble Sale from 8.30am – 10.30am at the Red Cross rooms 2 McPhee Street.

Move it or lose it – movement awareness and expression at 5.30pm at the Community Centre, Allardice St. Bring a mat if you have one - $7 per person.

 

 

Wednesday 20th November 2013

Ladies Golf - Club day at the Dannevirke Golf Club - 10am start.  Contact Helen Martin 374 7689.

Dvke Highland Pipe band meet at Carnegie Centre, Allardice St, 7-9pm. Contact Glennis 374 7280.

Dvke Brass Band meet for a full practice from 7.30pm to 9pm. Contact Sarah Kuggeleijn 374 6446.

The Elske Centre for over 60's from 10am to 3pm, Dvke Anglican Church Hall, ph 374 7649. 

Women's Home League Fellowship at 1.30pm at Salvation Army Hall. Contact 374 7750 or 374 8970.

Dannevirke Spinners & Weavers, Craft Cottage, 30 McPhee St, Weavers meet from 10am to 2.30pm, spinners from 7pm - 9.30pm.  Contact Anne Willis on 374 6524.

Norsewood & Dist Family Playgroup, free from 10am – 12pm, 0 – 5 yrs, call 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 November 2013

Dannevirke Art Society meets at the studio, 30 McPhee St, for painting & drawing, 10am onwards. 

Alcoholics Anonymous meets at The Hub, Gordon Street, at Noon.

Norsewood Craft Group meets in the pottery room, from 10.30am-3.30pm. A minimal charge applies.

Ruahine Ramblers leisure marching team, Sports Centre - Anderson St at 6.30pm. Contact Marj 374 8725.

Spinning class at 5.30pm at Resultz Gym, Piripiri Road, Contact Tania 027 662 9866 or 374 7319.

MenzShed workshop and meeting room, Denmark Street, down the alleyway between Dorrington Poole and Dvke Budget Advice. Open 10am – 3pm for men of all ages.

Free Tai Chi in the Park – Christian St, 1pm-2pm weather permitting. Certified Tai Chi instructor Dianne 0274 760074.

Preschool music and movement, 10.30am – 11.30am, Anglican Church Hall, everyone welcome, no charge, for more information phone Julie McDougall 374 5630.

 

 

Friday 22nd November 2013

Boot Scooters Line Dancing.  Low impact - 10am to 11am at the Scout Hall, Christian Street.

Housie at the Old Acquaintance Club, 1pm start, afternoon tea provided, small cost involved.

Dannevirke Spinners & Weavers, Craft Cottage, 30 McPhee Street, spinners meet from 10am to 2.30pm. Contact Anne Willis on 374 6524.

Dannevirke Bridge Club meet Club rooms High St 1pm. Contact Karen 374 5853, Harold 374 7355.

Dannevirke Anglican Church – Welcome to our patch – held every Friday in the hall at the back of the church from 9am – Noon at 174 High Street. Contact Lynette Morgans 374 8801. 

Dannevirke Chamber of Commerce Christmas Party – Dannevirke Town Hall at 7pm featuring "Sir Duke". Everybody welcome. Tickets $35 per person – on sale at the BNZ, Dannevirke.

 

 

Saturday 23rd November 2013

Dvke Fantasy Cave, 60 High Street. Open 10am – 12.30pm. Adult $5 - Children $2.

Rangatira Croquet Club, McPhee St at 1pm. Contact Bethia Campbell 374 5382 or Joe 374 8042.

S.H.B. Scottish Society is holding their Birthday Ingleside with Scottish and old time dancing at St. Joseph's Hall, Allardice Street at 7.30pm. Families, a plate please.  Everyone welcome. 

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 Anne Ingram 374 6195.

 

 

Daily

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.

 

Week Days only

Gallery of History, 14 Gordon Street opens from 10am to 3pm.  Adult $2 - Children 50c. Phone 374 6300 or 374 8091.

 

Weekends

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

 

Coming events in November: 

Macdonald School of Dance shows – 29th & 30th, Dannevirke Christmas Parade – 30th (get your entry forms from the Dannevirke Information Centre).      

          

All inquiries for the "What's on" column please contact the Dannevirke Information Centre dvkeinfocentre@xtra.co.nz 374 4167 & available online at http://www.dvkeinfocentre.blogspot.com

 




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