Waiheke Marketplace : January 7th 2015
www.stuff.co.nz EVENTS WAIHEKE MARKETPLACE, JANUARY 7, 2015 29 ➤NOTICES FRIENDS OF THE STREET, is available on Saturday nights for teenagers needing a lift home. Phone 027 629 0596. ➤WED, JAN 7 GOLF, Ladies’ 18-hole competition, 9am for 9.30am tee-off. Haggle $5, Waiheke Golf Club, Onetangi Straight. PILATES, 10am, mixed ability mat work class, Embrace Studio. Ph Debbie 372 5509. BOWLING, Casual roll-up at Waiheke Bowling and Cosmopolitan Club, 2 Marama Ave, Surfdale, during winter. 1.45pm for a 2pm start, weather permitting. Wear flatsoled shoes. Ph 372 7108. FELDENKRAIS, awareness through movement, at Red Cross Hall, 2pm. MOUNTAIN BIKE CLUB, evening rides, Onetangi Sports Park at 6.30pm, wmbc.co.nz. Ph 0274 818 363. MIDWEEK MUSIC, Malones, Surfdale. Traditional Irish music from 7pm. ➤THURS, JAN 8 PUNA REO, bilingual Maori playgroup, 9am-noon. Pavilion, Donald Bruce Rd. Ph Jane 372 6991. WAIHEKE TENNIS CLUB, ladies’ day every Thursday, 9.30am at Onetangi Sports Park. New members welcome. COMMUNITY LIBRARY, preschool storytimes, 10am, free. Ph 374 1325. HOUSIE, 10am at Waiheke RSA, Belgium St, Ostend, non-members welcome. Cards 2pm, come in for a game of 500. Ph Kitty 372 5453 or Beverly 372 7419 for information. CARE & CRAFT, Morra Hall, 10am. Ph Pauline 372 7516. MAH-JONG, Red Cross rooms, 10.30am. DARE TO EXPLORE, Waiheke Libary summer reading adventure for 5 to 13-yearolds. Sign up for a challenge pack any time and attend the following session today: 2pm-3.30pm: Transport yourself to another time and a world of optical illusions. YOGA WITH A DIFFERENCE, Little Morra Hall with Eileen Evans at 4pm. Ph 372 2377 for information. FREE POOL, Malones, Surfdale. ➤FRI, JAN 9 RSA, Ostend. Members’ draw, buffet roast meals or order off the menu. VINO VINO, Oneroa. Live music from 6.30pm. Bookings ph 372 9888. BOWLING CLUB, sports bar, Surfdale. Live sport on the screen, membership draw, joker raffle, bar snacks, restaurant from 6pm. OPEN MIC, Malones, Surfdale. REVOLUTION PARTY, at The Rock on Belgium St in Ostend. Featuring DJ Justin Sane. Free entry. ➤SAT, JAN 10 OSTEND MARKET, Belgium St, 8am-1pm. Ph Jill 372 6953 or Penny 372 9803. GOLF, every Saturday. Haggle competition open to affiliated golfers at Waiheke Golf Club, Onetangi Straight. Registration 11am-11.30am. Tee-off noon. $25 green fees, Haggle entry $5. Hire clubs available. Ph 372 8886. INDOOR BOWLS, at the RSA, Ostend, 2pm. All welcome. JETTFEST, at Waiheke Sports’ Club. 4pm on the Causeway in Ostend. Free entry licensed music festival featuring rock band The Dust, The Aaron Carpenter Revelation, Kamikaze Survivors’ Club featuring Lani Lewis, Show Me Where It Hurts from Auckland, Lazy Soundsystems Tee Delaney from the UK and more acts.A family friendly event. LET IT BE SUNSET REVIEW, Fundraiser for the anti-marina at Matiatia campaign. 5pm8pm at Pie Melon Bay. Tickets: $40 from Shop the Rock and Island Coffee Roastery. VIP tickets $250 for five adults and one vehicle. Under-12s free. ARTWORKS CONCERT, Andrew White and Gillian Boucher on guitar and Celtic fiddle. 8pm-10pm at Artworks Theatre, Oneroa. Tickets $15 prepaid – go to artworkstheatre.org.nz – or $20 on the door. GYPSY NIGHT, at The Rock in Ostend. Niko Ne Zna, New Zealand’s very own Balkan Gypsy brass extravaganza. High energy night of music. From 9pm. $15 door sales. ➤SUN, JAN 11 BLACKPOOL CAR BOOT SALE, Market every Sunday during December and January. 8.30am-12.30pm. Old Blackpool School grounds on Nikau Rd. SUNDAY SESSIONS, at Cable Bay Vineyards. Hugh McCarroll debuts 3.30pm6.30pm, on the verandah. No need to book. ➤MON, JAN 12 WAIHEKE PLAYGROUP, Old Blackpool School Hall. 8.45am-11.30am, $3 per family and a piece of fruit. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org or Lucy Coory 027 529 4569. PUNA REO, bilingual Maori playgroup, Village art: Portentous Portal by Grant Lilly is one of 19 sculptural works created by 16 artists installed as part of the Sculpt Oneroa exhibition which runs till the end of February. 9am-noon, Pavilion, Donald Bruce Rd. Ph Jane 372 6991. TAI CHI WAIHEKE, 9am at Ostend (RSA hall) and 5.30pm at Palm Beach Hall. Increase balance, health and fitness, have fun. Beginners, intermediate, advanced. Ph Helga 372 2210. FITNESS LEAGUE, Red Cross Hall, 10am11am. LIFE DRAWING, Untutored meetings every Monday night at the Catherine Mitchell Art Centre, Putiki Rd, Ostend. Starts at 6.30pm, $15. Just turn up or call Olivier on 372 7220 for information. BADMINTON, 7pm-9pm, Recreation Centre, Donald Bruce Rd. Ph 021 0260 6393. ➤TUES, JAN 13 WAIHEKE PLAYGROUP, Old Blackpool School Hall. 8.45am-11.30am, $3 per family and a piece of fruit. Contact email@example.com or Lucy Coory 027 529 4569. PUNA REO, bilingual Maori playgroup, 9am-noon. Pavilion, Donald Bruce Rd. Ph Jane 372 6991. CHESS GROUP, daytime chess till 5pm at Onetangi community hall. Ph Barry Woods 372 6287 for meeting time and to register. COMMUNITY LIBRARY, preschool storytimes, 10am, free. Ph 374 1325. BRIDGE CLUB, Catherine Mitchell Centre, 10am-2pm. Ph 372 9997. GOLF CROQUET, Stonyridge lawns at 1.30pm. ST JOHN YOUTH, St John’s Hall, Belgium St, 6pm. MALONES, Surfdale. Killer pool. From 7pm. MEN’S GROUP, 7pm-9pm, information at http://groups-yahoo.comgroup/menwaiheke. TABLE TENNIS, 7.30pm, Morra Hall, Oneroa. Ph Mike 022 648 3003. ➤COMING EVENTS DARE TO EXPLORE, Waiheke Libary summer reading adventure for 5 to 13-yearolds. Sign up for a challenge pack any time and attend the following sessions. January 8, 2pm-3.30pm: Transport yourself to another time and a world of optical illusions. January 11, 2pm-3.30pm: Frankenstein’s lab – create your own species that has evolved to live on a different planet. January 14, 10am11.30am: 3…2…1 Blast Off! Fun-filled astronaut’s training camp – build a rocket for a journey into outer space. ARTWORKS YOUTH THEATRE, 5-10 day programme for kids aged 8 to 13. Slapstick Comedy Workshop, Mon-Fri, 10am-3pm, Jan 12-23. Phone Tara 021 0816 0061 to book. WHARF2WHARF, annual fun run and walk. January 17. Sign up for Waiheke Rotary’s annual event and raise funds for the Jassy Dean Trust or Fred Hollows Foundation. Race options: 25km Orapiu-Matiatia, 13km Orapiu-Onetangi, 12km Onetangi-Matiatia, 5km Surfdale-Matiatia, plus a kids’ dash at Matiatia for 6 to 8-year olds and a family bear hunt. Sign up at wharf2wharf.co.nz. FROM THE FOREST TO THE SEA, Storyteller Tanya Batt is back with her Once Upon an Island children’s programme Taonga of our Island. Jan 20-23. Bookings essential. Email firstname.lastname@example.org or phone 022 407 0227. HEADLAND – SCULPTURE ON THE GULF, biennial exhibition of 31 sculptures installed on the Church Bay walkway. January 23-February 15. RATSMAGIC, All the Addicts tour. Jan 24 at Artworks Theatre. With support from Less is More DJ and guests. Tickets $10 from undertheradar.co.nz or on the door if not sold out. CORNERSTONE ROOTS, at Rangihoua Estate. 4pm-8pm, February 7. Supported by AceTones, featuring Mighty Jabsco. Tickets Pre-sale: $20 or $25 on the door. OPERA ON THE GULF, Waiheke Rotary fundraiser. Open air concert on Feb 28 featuring soprano Patricia Wright, mezzo soprano Helen Medlyn, baritone Rodney McCann and tenor Richard Greager, with Aotea Youth Symphony, conducted by Paul Harrop. Tickets $165, including canape ´s and Waiheke wines. Premium tickets $195 include champagne on arrival and priority parking. Go to waihekeartgallery.org.nz. WAIHEKE VINTAGE FESTIVAL, March 12-16. Five days, 19 vineyards, more than 40 events – some ticketed and some free. Unlimited fun. See waihekevintagefestival.co.nz ➤ART EXHIBITIONS WAIHEKE COMMUNITY ART GALLERY, Artworks in Oneroa. Exhibitions: Summer Blaze, Starry Starry Nights, and Barbara Robinson: My Father Was a Painter. Until January 12. Phone 372 9907. RED SHED, Palm Beach. Small works gallery open Fridays 11am-3pm, Saturdays and Sundays 10am-4pm, exhibiting artworks by members of the collective, 74a Palm Rd. SCULPT ONEROA, 19 works by 16 artists installed in Oneroa village. Runs till end Feb. TIVOLI GALLERY, Oneroa. Mega book sale of quality books from Jan 8. Exhibition: Painted Pages from East and West – a unique exhibition of pages and fragments from 16th-20th Century books from Persia, Turkey, Spain and Germany. Runs till end Jan. Tivoli hours: Tuesday to Saturday, 10am-5pm. Phone 372 3361 or go to tivolinz.com. SPACE, art gallery. Three display areas in the heart of Oneroa Village. Paintings, ➤WHAT’SON COLUMNLISTINGAND STORY DEADLINES Waiheke events are listed free of charge subject to space availability and may be removed without notice. Email listings to editor@waihekemarket place.co.nz by 4pm every THURSDAY. Email event stories and photos for consideration at least 10 days before publication. ceramics, indoor and outdoor sculptures by seven local artists. Open daily 10am-4pm. BARBARA ROBINSON, Studio gallery. Quirky mixed media art and craft. 22 Church Bay Rd, Oneroa.11am-5pm Sat and Sun. Ph 021 121 3161. EMMA HUGHES GALLERY, 106 Ocean View Rd. Award winning photographer. Ph 372 2444. Visit emmahughes.co.nz. THE ARTIST GOLDSMITH, Christine Hafermalz-Wheeler, 106 Ocean View Rd, 11am-3pm, Thursday to Sunday. Ph 372 7509. TOI GALLERY, Ocean View Rd, Oneroa. 10am-3pm, Wednesday-Monday. DEAD DOG BAY WETLAND GARDEN & SCULPTURE, 100 Margaret Reeve Lane, Te Whau. Open daily 10am-5pm. Entry $10. INGRID BERZINS GALLERY, 39 Palm Rd, Palm Beach. Vibrant, acrylic contemporary paintings. Ph 027 493 5407. BOATSHED GALLERY, 3 Calais Tce, Ostend. Entrance off Natzka, open Saturdays 11am-2pm. Cute gallery displaying works by Lois Simpson. Ph 372 9420 or 021 767 039. ➤ONGOING FRIENDS OF THE STREET, is available on Saturday nights for teenagers needing a lift home. Ph 027 629 0596. BYO BAG WAIHEKE SEWING BEE, Friday mornings at 9am, upstairs at Waiheke Transfer Station. Call Robin Griffiths on 372 7662. WHITTAKER’S MUSIC MUSEUM, Artworks, Korora Rd, Oneroa. Open seven days 1pm-4pm, meet Lloyd and Joan Whittaker on Saturdays 1.30pm for a live performance. Ph 372 5573 or 372 9627. HORIZONS WAIHEKE, mental wellbeing coffee group. Ph Rod 372 6688 or Rocky 372 7605. BREAST CANCER SUPPORT GROUP, every second Tuesday of the month. Photo: GEORGEGARDNER Estuary Cottage, 42 Wharf Rd, Ostend, from 11am until 1pm. Regular guest speakers. Phone 372 7131. TAI CHI, Mondays 9am Ostend RSA Hall and 5.30pm Palm Beach Hall. Increase balance, health and fitness, have fun. Beginners, intermediate and advanced. Ph Helga 372 2210. HISTORIC VILLAGE, open Wednesday, Saturday, Sunday and public holiday Mondays, noon-4pm. Onetangi Straight. Bus 1, 1A or 3. Ph 372 2970. STONY BATTER HISTORIC RESERVE, gun emplacement tunnel guided tours. 10am3pm, Thursday to Monday. fortstonybatter.org.nz. JUNIOR GOLF, at Waiheke Golf Club, Onetangi Straight. Enrolment essential. Email waihekejunior email@example.com. WAIHEKE ORGAN AND KEYBOARD CLUB, third Sunday of the month, 1.30pm, Palm Beach Hall. Ph 372 7035 or 372 6663. LA LECHE LEAGUE, Breastfeeding Cafe, the second Thursday of each month, 11am at Solar’s back room, Oneroa. Pregnant mums welcome, toddlers also. Free telephone counselling any time, 372 2210 or 372 2691. TOASTMASTERS, every second Monday at Catherine Mitchell Centre, 6.45pm8.30pm. Ph Faye 372 9396. TOY LIBRARY, open every fortnight, Saturday and Sunday 9.30am-11.30am, and Monday 7.30pm-8.30pm at Old Surfdale Post Office. See waiheketoylibrary.co.nz. Email: toylibrarywaiheke@ gmail.com. Ph 021 053 1904. Also on Facebook. PIRIPOHO/CONSOLATION, support group for people affected by the loss of a loved one through suicide. There will be no meeting in January. Meetings will resume on the first Saturday of each month from February, 10am-noon, at the kohanga reo building/Piritahi Marae. Ph Tina Sailer 372 9061 for more information. ALL DIFFERENTLY ABLED PEOPLE, family, friends and supporters meet 5pm first Friday of every month for a shared meal at Melanna House, 1 Crescent Rd East. Ph 022 191 0208. WAIHEKE RSA, women’s section meets at 10.30am on the first Wednesday of the month at the clubrooms on Belgium St. New members welcome. DANCE FOR KIDZ, call Wendy on 021 036 3243 for details. CATHERINE MITCHELL ART CENTRE, cmartcentre.org.nz. FRENCH CLUB, Artworks cinema first Monday of every month. Ph 372 6109.
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