Waiheke Marketplace : December 26th 2012
www.waihekemarketplace.co.nz 22 WAIHEKE MARKETPLACE, DECEMBER 26, 2012 EVENTS MEMBER'S DRAW Beintowin Drawn every Friday between 6:30pm -- 8:30pm Subsidised taxis to and from the clubrooms. Ph 0800 372 4111 or 0800 300 372 Where everyone is welcome! RSA RESTAURANT See our Vine & Dine advertisement hours. 29 Belgium St, Ostend, Waiheke Ph 3729019 OPEN 7 days from 11am (Monday from 12pm) LIVE MUSIC EVERY FRIDAY NIGHT 2925933FA 16 & 17 FEBRUARY CLAUDELANDS GREEN HAMILTON 6&1 7FE 1 1 16 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 16 7 FEBRUA BRUARY RY For more information visit BOOK NOW AT waikatotimes.co.nz 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@waihekemarketplace. co.nz. Email event story requests to editor@ waihekemarketplace.co.nz at least one week before publication. COMMUNITY NOTICES FRIENDS OF THE STREET,are available on weekend nights for teenagers needing a lift home. Ph 027 629 0596. WED, DEC 26 PUNA REO, pavilion, Donald Bruce Rd, bilingual Maori playgroup, 9am-noon. Ph Jane, 372 6991. PILATES, Surfdale Hall, 10am, $10, also classes at Embrace Pilates Studio. Ph Debbie, 372 5509. WEDNESDAY RAMBLES, Nature walks for bubs and tots 10.15am for a 10.30am start. Bring sunscreen, hat, water, comfy shoes and shared snack for afterwards. Check Facebook Yummy Mummies and Waiheke Community Noticeboard for info on each walk. Ph Ginni 021 0221 7527. WAIHEKE BOWLING CLUB, Casual roll-up, 2 Marama Ave, Surfdale, 1.45pm. Wear flat- soled shoes. BUTTERFLIES AND BEES,Pre- School Dance for 2 to 5-year- olds. Weekly to Dec 12. 9.30am-10.15am, Morra Hall. Phone Lou for further details -- 021 046 0225. FELDENKRAIS, awareness through movement, at Red Cross Hall, 2pm. 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. THURS, DEC 27 PUNA REO, pavilion, Donald Bruce Rd bilingual Maori playgroup, 9am-noon. Ph Jane 372 6991. YOGAMAMA, Explore, regain and empower while the children are entertained, 9.30am-10.30am, Surfdale Hall. Ph Lou 021 046 0225 or louisefreedom@ hotmail.com. COMMUNITY LIBRARY, preschool storytimes, 10am, free. Ph 374 1325. MIHIRANGI, New Zealand's Got Talent favourite is running a singing workshop from 10am-4pm at Artworks Theatre, Oneroa. Cost is $55, $40 concessions and $30 children. Book at 372 2941 or email ArtworksTheatre@ gmail.com. WAIHEKE PLAYGROUP, 8.45am-11.30am. Old Blackpool Hall, $3 per family and a piece of fruit. Visitors and new families welcome. Ph Kristin, 027 386 1125. CARE AND CRAFT, Morra Hall, Oneroa, 10am-12.30pm, transport available. Ph 372 2744 or 372 7516. FITNESS LEAGUE, Red Cross Hall, 10am-11am. HOUSIE, 10am at the Waiheke RSA, Belgium St, Ostend. Non-members welcome. Ph Kitty on 372 5453 or Beverly on 372 7419. Cards 2pm, come in for a game of 500. MAH-JONG, Red Cross rooms, 10.30am. YOGA WITH A DIFFERENCE, Little Morra Hall, with Eileen Evans, 4pm. Ph 372 2377. PILATES, Goldie Vineyard, 6pm, $10. Also classes at Embrace Pilates Studio, ph Debbie 372 5509. SPORTS CLUB, table tennis, 7pm-9pm, all welcome, kids and adults games $4pp. FRI, DEC 28 WRIGGLE AND RHYME, runs throughout the holidays. Bubs 0-2yrs 10am, tots 2-5yrs 10.45am. All free. At Te Puna Pavilion, just past kindy on Donald Bruce Rd. Ph Ginni, 021 0221 7527. WAIHEKE RSA, members draw, cookhouse buffet roast meals or order off the menu. MIHIRANGI, New Zealand's Got Talent favourite performs her layered music at Artworks Theatre, 7pm, show starts 8pm. Tickets: $20/$15 prepaid. Book on 372 2941 or email ArtworksTheatre@ gmail.com. SAT, DEC 29 OSTEND MARKET, Belgium St, 8.30am-2pm. Ph Iessa, 372 4475 or Jill, 372 6953. WAIHEKE RSA, indoor bowls, 1.30pm start. HOUSIE, at Ostend Sports Club on the Causeway at 7pm. SUN, DEC 30 WAIHEKE SEA SCOUTS, Car Boot Sale, 10am-1pm, Old Blackpool School, treasures, plants, crafts, food, coffee and good company. All vendors welcome, $5 per pitch. Ph 021 257 4511 or email email@example.com. DINGHY SAILING, Waiheke Boating Club sailing day at Oneroa Beach. Visit facebook.com/Waiheke BoatingClub for more information. GOLF CROQUET, Stonyridge lawns at 1.30pm. NEW YEAR'S EVE PUNA REO, pavilion, Donald Bruce Rd, bilingual Maori playgroup, 9am-noon. Ph Jane 372 6991. WAIHEKE PLAYGROUP, 8.45am-11.30am. Old Blackpool Hall, $3 per family and a piece of fruit. Visitors and new families welcome. Ph Kristin, 027 386 1125. CRAFTY CAPERS, and singing at Rocky Bay Hall play group, 9.30am-11.30am, includes a drink and biscuit and coffee for adults. $5 per family per visit. Ph Sosanna, 372 9322. FITNESS LEAGUE, Red Cross Hall, 10am-11am. TAI CHI, 10am and 5.30pm, at Ostend Memorial Hall. All ages and fitness levels, beginners welcome. Ph Helga 372 2210. WORLD'S OLDEST FLASH MOB, rehearsals, 4pm-5pm, Morra Hall, $1, get fit and famous and have fun. JUDO CLUB, Te Huruhi School Hall, 6.30pm, ages 7 and over, beginners welcome. Ph Jackie 372 7525. PEACOCK SKY, annual trivia quiz from 4.30pm. $20 entry. Wine, tapas and trivia with prizes. Book a table on 09 950 4386. CABARET, CABARET, A fun night of non-stop entertainment -- dancers, singers and cabaret performers at Casita Miro, 9pm. Tickets $65. Ph 372 7854 or email enquiries firstname.lastname@example.org. DECKS ON THE BEACH,The Dunes, Onetangi. Tickets at iTICKET. NEW YEAR'S DAY Sore heads will be followed by a long lazy day in the sunshine. ART EXHIBITIONS WAIHEKE COMMUNITY ART GALLERY, summer exhibition Waiheke Heats Up. Artworks, Oneroa. Ph 372 9907. RED SHED GALLERY, Open 10am-4pm weekends. 74a Palm Rd, Palm Beach. TIVOLI, art, books, film, central Oneroa. Unique independent bookshop. Tessa Laird, Summer Reading, ceramics, to mid January. Tues-Sat 10am till 5pm. Ph 372 3361. COMING EVENTS PEACOCK SKY, February 2, Trudy Lile and Mojave. March 2, Silver Blue. April 6, Red Herrings. April 27, Briar Ross Trio. All $10 entry, all from 1.30pm. CABARET, CABARET,Afun night of non-stop entertainment -- dancers, singers and cabaret performers at Casita Miro, 9pm January 4, 5, 11 and 12. Tickets $65. Ph 372 7854 or email enquiriescasitamiro@ gmail.com. AL REEVE, live at Vino Vino, January 4 with all your favourite tunes, from 6.30pm. Ph 372 9888. VIVA EL VINO, Obsidian Vineyard invites you to celebrate all things Mediterranean. Tempranillo, Montepulciano and Viognier matched with tapas/platters, Spanish music. 11am to 6pm, January 12 and 13, Te Makiri Rd, off Seaview Rd, Onetangi. Phone 372 6100. Wear yellow and red and go in the draw to win a six-pack of wine. ONGOING EVENTS CATHERINE MITCHELL ART CENTRE, Check out the website cmartcentre.org.nz for information on courses. TOASTMASTERS, every second Monday at Catherine Mitchell Centre, 7pm till 9pm. Ph Faye, 372 9396. FRENCH CLUB, Artworks cinema, first Monday of every month. Ph 372 6109 or 372 8551. SPIRITUAL CINEMA, the last Wednesday of the month, at Artworks Community Cinema. Koha entry, proceeds to a good cause. 6.30pm. WHITTAKER'S MUSIC MUSEUM, Artworks, Korora Rd, Oneroa. 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 or 372 9627. HISTORIC VILLAGE,open Wednesday, Saturday, Sunday and public holiday Mondays, noon-4pm. Onetangi Straight. Bus1,1aor3.Ph3722970. LA LECHE LEAGUE, 10am- 11.30am, Surfdale Hall. 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 till 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 till noon, Palm Beach Hall. New members welcome. Ph 372 8852. TOY LIBRARY, open every fortnight, Saturday and Sunday 9.30am-11.30am, and Monday 7.30pm-8.30pm at Old Surfdale Post Office. To become a member Ph Sam 372 9037. WAIHEKE SEA SCOUTS, Car Boot Sale, 10am-1pm, every Sunday in December and January. Old Blackpool School, vendors welcome, $5 per pitch. Ph 021 257 4511 or email waihekecubs@gmail. com. STONY BATTER HISTORIC RESERVE, Gun emplacement tunnel guided tours. See fortstonybatter.org.nz. Top talent heading to Artworks One gig: Mihirangi will perform for one night only at Artworks Theatre on Friday night. Photo: ANDY JACKSON By GILL ALCOCK Queen of Loops Mihirangi Karu will perform at Artworks Theatre on Friday night. Fresh from her performances on New Zealand's Got Talent, she will be singing in Maori and English, and using her extraordinary sense of rhythm to create music before the audience's eyes. Doors open at 7pm, with the show starting at 8pm. Tickets cost $20 or $15 prepaid. Artworks Theatre is at the top of Oneroa Village, at Artworks on the corner of Korora Rd. Phone 372 2941 or email Artworks Theatre@gmail.com. Mihirangi is also running a vocal workshop on December 27 which was featured in last week's edition. Berlin calling writers Applications are invited from established New Zealand writers for the 2013-14 Creative New Zealand Berlin Writer s Residency. The 11-month residen- cy offers a stipend of $40,000 and use of the Creative New Zealand apartment in Friedrich- shain in former East Berlin. Applicants must have been a resident in New Zealand for at least three years before applying. The successful appli- cant must be able to undertake the residency between September 2013 and August 2014. The closing date for applications is 5pm on February 22. See http://www. creative nz.govt.nz/en/ getting-funded/find- funding-opportunities/ berlin-writers-residency/ general-info for further information on how to apply.
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