Waiheke Marketplace : September 7th 2011
23 WAIHEKE MARKETPLACE, SEPTEMBER 7, 2011 EVENTS RESTRICTED FILMS: RP (AGE) Restricted to persons over the specifed age unless accompanied by parent guardian e.g. RP13, RP16 R (AGE) Restricted to person over specifed age e.g. R13, R15, R16, R18 UNRESTRICTED FILMS: G Approved for General Exhibition PG Parental Guidance recommended for younger viewers M Suitable for mature audiences 16 years & over (CINEMAS MAY REQUEST PROOF OF AGE ID FOR RESTRICTED FILMS) Bookings: Ph 372 4240 • Prices: $14/$10/$7 www.wicc.co.nz • 2 Korora Rd, Oneroa CENSOR'S CLASSIFICATIONS Kindy throws a fab French fundraiser Team Kindy: Preparations are under way for the Waiheke Kindergarten rugby and French- themed fundraiser on September 24. ' The whole community is invited to take part even if they don't attend the event. ' Denise Whitfield Organisers of the Waiheke Kindergarten rugby party fundraiser at Rangihoua Estate are calling for punters to get in quick so they are not disappointed. Less than 50 tickets are left for the September 24 event which features raffles, auctions, a French-themed buffet and live coverage of the France v New Zealand match on the giant screen. The kindy committee says it has organised one of the biggest fundraising auctions seen on Waiheke, with live auctions on the night, silent auctions run over the next two weeks and TradeMe auctions leading up to the event. Head of auctions Denise Whitfield says: The whole community is invited to take part even if they don t attend the event. Live auction items include a Fujitsu heat pump and installation valued at $3500, an island Date Night including babysitter and a three-course dinner at Mudb- rick, an Emma Hughes fam- ily portrait package, boat charters, a vasectomy, teeth whitening, and a home main- tenance package complete with water delivery, mulch, gravel and lawnmowing. People can check the com- plete list of auction items on www.facebook.com, search for: Waiheke Kindergarten Rugby Party -- All Blacks vs France, then email their maximum bid to denise@wai hekesoapcompany.co.nz. She will present the bids on the night. People can also bid on the accommodation packages up for grabs at www.trademe. co.nz -- search for: Waiheke Kindergarten Fundraiser. Packages include a two- night luxury weekend pack- age at The Loft with dinner at Casita Miro valued at $1200, a two-night accommo- dation package at Adam s Place with all the trimmings, SeaLink car ferry and meals at local eateries valued at $800, and a night at the Pul- lman Hotel during the rugby quarter finals valued at $800. Tickets for the event are $50 and include a drink on arrival, a French buffet, and DJ till late. They are available from Bayley s Real Estate, Wai- heke Kindergarten and Emma Yates -- 021-443-341. Doors will open at 6pm. DEADLINES Waiheke events are listed free of charge subject to space availability and may be removed without notice. The deadline for listings is Friday, 4pm. Email listings to news2@waiheke marketplace. co.nz. Email events story requests to editor@waiheke- marketplace.co.nz at least one week before publication. NOTICES FRIENDS OF THE STREET, out late and need a lift? Ph 027-629-0596. WEDSEP7 PUNA REO, Piritahi Marae bilingual Maori playgroup, 9am-noon. Ph Jane 372-6991. MOUNTAIN BIKE CLUB, evening rides, Onetangi Sports Park at 6.30pm, www.wmbc.co.nz. Ph 0274-818-363. WAIHEKE ISLAND ORCHESTRA, 7.15pm Surfdale Hall, new members welcome. Ph Susan 372-5593. ZUMBA, 6.30pm at Palm Beach Hall, $10. FELDENKRAIS, awareness through movement, at Red Cross Hall, 2pm. PARENTING WITH HEART, workshop with Marta Fisch and Judy Denny. 7pm-8.30pm. Te Huruhi School Hall Meeting Room, 372-9274, firstname.lastname@example.org. THURS SEP 8 PUNA REO, Piritahi Marae bilingual Maori playgroup, 9am-noon. Ph Jane 372-6991. COMMUNITY LIBRARY, preschool storytimes, 10am, free. Ph 374-1325. WORLD LITERACY DAY, join The Great Read at Waiheke Library 10.30am-noon. Morning tea available. Ph 372-9868. WAIHEKE PLAYGROUP, 8.45-11.30am Old Blackpool School Hall, $3 per family and a piece of fruit, visiting families welcome. Ph Kristin 027-386-1125. CARE AND CRAFT, Morra Hall, Oneroa 9.45am- 12.30pm, transport available. Ph 372-2744 or 372-7516. FITNESS LEAGUE, Red Cross Hall, 10am-11am. MAH-JONG, Red Cross rooms, 10.30am. INDOOR BOWLS, Palm Beach Hall, 1.30pm. SPORTS CLUB, Table Tennis 7pm-9pm, all welcome, kids and adults games $4 pp. FRISEP9 WAIHEKE COMMUNITY ART GALLERY, Crouch, Touch, Pause (Main Gallery), NZ Landscapes, Kylie Rusk (Small Gallery), Not an Island -- Jane Zusters (Annex) Exhibition opens 6pm. Artworks Oneroa. Ph 372-9907. ROAST DINNER, Oneroa Bowling Club, 6.30pm, all welcome. SING YOUR HEART OUT, singing group at Rocky Bay Hall 7.30pm all welcome, koha. Ph Mala 372-4308 or 022-690-9822. SATSEP10 OSTEND MARKET, Belgium St, 8.30am-2pm. Ph Iessa 372-4475 or Jill 372-6953. PEACOCK SKY VINEYARD, spring fling concert series. Classical/Spanish Guitar stylings of local David Baker. SUNSEP11 MOUNTAIN BIKE CLUB, rides and track building, Onetangi Sports Park, 10am, www.wmbc.co.nz. Ph 0274-818-363. ONETANGI DUNE PLANTING, Volunteers should meet at 10am at the barbecue and bring a small spade or digging stick. Plants supplied by Auckland City. A sausage sizzle organised by the Residents Association will follow at noon. GOLF CROQUET, Stonyridge lawns at 1.30pm. SUNDAY JAM AT THE ROCKS, smooth grooves with Mano Pratt and friends. Ph 372-8543. MON, SEP 12 FITNESS LEAGUE, Red Cross Hall, 10am-11am. JUDO CLUB, Te Huruhi School hall, 6.30pm, aged seven and over, beginners welcome. Ph Jackie 372-7525. TUES, SEP 13 WAIHEKE PLAYGROUP, 8.45am-11.30am Old Blackpool School Hall, $3 per family and a piece of fruit, visiting families welcome. Ph Kristin 027-386-1125. PUNA REO, Piritahi Marae bilingual Maori playgroup, 9am-noon. Ph Jane 372-6991. COMMUNITY LIBRARY, preschool storytimes, 10am, free. Ph 374-1325. ANTI-AGEING YOGA, Little Morra Hall with Eileen Evans, 9am-10.30am. Ph 372-2377. BRIDGE CLUB, Catherine Mitchell Centre, 10am-2pm. Ph 372-9997. GOLF CROQUET, Stonyridge lawns at 1.30pm. HORIZONS WAIHEKE, mental well-being coffee group, 2pm, Lazy Lounge. Ph Rod 372-6688 or Rocky 372-7605. ST JOHN YOUTH, St John hall, Belgium St, 6pm. MEN'S GROUP, 7pm-9pm info at http:/groups-yahoo.com/ group/men-waiheke. WED, SEP 14 PUNA REO, Piritahi Marae bilingual Maori playgroup, 9am-noon. Ph Jane 372-6991. WAIHEKE MOUNTAIN BIKE CLUB, evening rides, Onetangi Sports Park at 6.30pm, www.wmbc.co.nz. Ph 0274-818-363. WAIHEKE ISLAND ORCHESTRA, 7.15pm, Surfdale, new members welcome. Ph Susan 372-5593. ZUMBA, 6.30pm at Palm Beach Hall, $10. PARENTING WITH HEART, workshop with Marta Fisch and Judy Denny. 7-8.30 pm. Te Huruhi School Hall Meeting Room, 372-9274, email@example.com. ART EXHIBITIONS WAIHEKE COMMUNITY ART GALLERY, Crouch, Touch, Pause (Main Gallery), NZ Landscapes, Kylie Rusk (Small Gallery), Not an Island -- Jane Zusters (Annex) Exhibition opens Friday, September 9, 6pm. Artworks Oneroa. Ph 372-9907. RED SHED GALLERY, 74a Palm Rd. Ph 372-9367. TIVOLI, Tues to Sat, central Oneroa,10-5, all welcome. Ph 372-3361. COMING EVENTS RUGBY WORLD CUP GAMES, at Artworks Theatre. 44 of the 48 games live on the big (3m x 5m) screen for community viewing. Families welcome, admission by koha, cafe ´ open for all games. Check game schedule at www.ArtworksTheatre.org.nz. PEACOCK SKY VINEYARD, spring fling concert series. Sept 17 Briar Ross Trio. Sept 24 The Red Herrings. Oct 1 Melbourne's Lucy Wise and the BGollies. Oct 15 Sarah Spicer singer/songwriter. Doors open at 11am, $10pp, music noon-3.30pm. PARENTING WITH HEART, workshop with Marta Fisch and Judy Denny. Sept 21 7pm- 8.30 pm. Te Huruhi School Hall Meeting Room, 372-9274, firstname.lastname@example.org. ALL BLACKS v FRANCE, extravaganza at Rangihoua Estate. September 24. Waiheke Kindergarten fundraiser -- a night of fun, raffles, auctions and the match with a French-themed buffet and first drink included. Tickets $50 from Bayley's, Waiheke Kindy or Emma Yates, phone 021-443-341. ABIGAIL'S PARTY, British 70s play by cult writer/director Mike Leigh opens at Artworks Theatre on Thursday, September 29, 7.30pm. Then Friday, September 30 at 7.30pm, Saturday, October 1 at 6.30pm, Friday, October 7 at 7.30pm and Saturday, October 8 at 6.30pm. Ticket details to be announced. WHITTAKERS LIVE AT FIVE CONCERTS, October 1, Lisa Chung Ensemble cello, piano, October 29 Sally-Anne Alloway Kotuku Quintet, November 26 Royal Overseas League Trio. WAIHEKE PLAYGROUP SPRING FAIR, Sunday, October 2. Fun family day with bouncy castle and other activities. To volunteer or donate goods contact Kristin Busher on 027-386-1125 or email@example.com WAIHEKE WALKING FESTIVAL, Oct 29 - Nov 6. Guided walks booking up fast. To register visit www.waiheke walkingfestival.org WAIHEKE BOOK FESTIVAL 2011, November 4-6, Words on a Small Island. Book lovers, art lovers and poetry officiandos don't miss highly acclaimed painters, award winning authors and leading poets all packed into a weekend of books and words. For earlybird tickets email: book@waihekebook festival.co.nz. WAIHEKE WEDDING AND EVENT EXPO, at Cable Bay Vineyards, November 5-6, by Coco Lily events. Email firstname.lastname@example.org or ph 0223-326-265. SEALINK JASSY DEAN TRUST GARDEN SAFARI, November 12 and 13. Register as a volunteer email gardensafarivolunteer @gmail.com with their contact details or phone 372-8173 and leave a message for Anna Lowe. ONGOING EVENTS BUTTERFLIES AND BEES, pre- school dance class for boys and girls during term time. Age two-and-a-half to five. Every Monday from August 1, 10am- 10.45am, Morra Hall. $50 for the term. Ph Otherworld Productions on 372-8778. TOASTMASTERS, every second Monday at Catherine Mitchell Centre, 7pm-9pm. Ph Alex 372-9850. FRENCH CLUB, Artworks cinema first Monday of every month. Ph 372-6109 or 372-8551. WHITTAKER'S MUSIC MUSEUM, open seven days 1pm-4pm, DVD presentation at 1.30pm, meet Lloyd and Joan Whittaker Saturdays 1.30pm for a live performance. Ph 372-5573. HISTORIC VILLAGE, open Wednesday, Saturday, Sunday and public holiday Mondays, noon-4pm. Onetangi Straight. Bus 1, 1a or 3. Ph 372-2970. LA LECHE LEAGUE, 10am- 11.30am Surfdale Hall, cinema social last Friday of month at Artworks, 10am, $14 includes morning tea. Ph Helga 372-2210. ORGAN AND KEYBOARD CLUB, Third Sunday of month, 1.30pm, Palm Beach Hall, all welcome. Ph 372-7035 or 372-6663. SENIOR CITIZENS CLUB, the second Wednesday of the month at Surfdale Hall from 12.30pm to 2.30pm. OVER-40s CLUB, meets the fourth Wednesday of the month at St Johns Hall, Ostend, 1.30pm. PROBUS CLUB, meets first Friday of month, 10am-noon, Palm Beach Hall. Ph 372-8357. TOY LIBRARY, open every fortnight, Saturday 9.30am- 11.30am and 12.30pm- 2.30pm, Sunday 9.30am- 11.30am and Wednesday 7.30pm-8.30pm at Old Surfdale Post Office, to become a member Ph Susan 372-2408. STONY BATTER HISTORIC RESERVE, Gun emplacement tunnel guided tours. See www.fortstonybatter.org.nz.
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