Keeping Kids Safe: Alexandra Youth Base, Gregg St (Alexandra Baptist Church) Nathan Mikaere Wallis presentation: Keeping Our Kids Safe @ 7pm.
Pilates: Lake Hawea Community Centre. Every Wednesday from 6pm. Cost $10.
Toddler story and craft time: Cromwell library 2-3pm.
Toddler story time: Arrowtown library 10.30am to 11.30am
Line Dancing: Every Wednesday from 12.30pm to 2.30pm at the Arrowtown Hall. Contact: Jackie (03) 974 4682 or 021 284 0681
Play bridge: Wanaka Bridge Club meets 7pm every Wednesday at its club rooms at 9 Cliff Wilson St. Preschool story time: Bring your 3-5 year old to Wanaka Library for crafts and books from 10am - 11am. Mixed craft group: 1pm every Wednesday at the Alexandra District Club. Learn how to do different crafts and share the knowledge of crafts that you participate in. No charge. Just come along. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
St John Cromwell Youth
Division: Meet every Wednesday at St John Rooms, Barry Ave. Penguins 5-6.15pm and cadets from 6pm7.30pm. Inquiries to email@example.com or visit youth.stjohn.org.nz
Allan Scott book launch: Allan Scott Marlborough Man 5.30pm for a 6pm start at Scott Base Tasting Room, Cromwell, off SH6. Tickets $15 includes drink on arrival and nibbles. Tickets from Paper Plus, Scott Base or eventfinda.co.nz.
Body Hub talk: Wellbeing specialist and author Lauren Parson to inspire with a talk about her book Real Food Less Fuss at Read Oaks Drive, Unit 6 at 7.30pm. Tickets $22 on the eventfinda.
Meditation Class: every Tuesday 11am and Thursday 5.45pm. No previous experience needed. Koha accepted. Queenstown Dharma Centre, 12 Lake St. Contact Andrea 021440537
Queenstown Organ and Keyboard Club: meet fortnightly on Thursdays from 1.30pm to 4pm. Contact 441 4123.
Cromwell Pottery Group: Meets every Thursday 10am-4pm, Saturdays club day 10am-4pm @ the Events in the Mirror coverage area are listed free of charge subject to space availability and may be removed without notice. Email listings to firstname.lastname@example.org by noon on the Friday before publication.
clubrooms on Inniscort St. Inquiries 4453010.
Wanaka Farmers Market: Every Thursday, 3pm - 6pm outside Speight’s Ale House on Ardmore Street. Now with arts and crafts.
Fishing Tournament: Fishing enthusiasts to compete over two days at Lake Hawea Hotel with live music. Entry forms available online or at the hotel reception. Daily weigh-in 3pm - 5.30 pm. Adults $20 or $35 for two days, children 12 -16 $6, kids are free.
Neil Finn concert: Kiwi musician Neil Finn will perform a small concert in Gibbston Valley to raise funds for children in Kenya. A black tie event including dinner and silent auctions. Tickets $245 from eventbrite.
Highlands 101: World-class motor racing event at Highlands with the line up of Lamborghinis, Ferraris, Aston Martins, McLarens, Porsches, Ginettas and Ascaris. From 9am till 6pm. Free parking. Book your tickets on ticketmaster.co.nz. Runs until Sunday.
Cromwell Heritage Precinct Street Party & Fireworks: 6.30pm - 9.30 pm at the Heritage Precinct in Melmore Terrace. Market stalls, live music, night shopping, food and drink, children’s entertainment. Local Produce Market: Pioneer Park, Alexandra, 11 to 2.30pm. Seasonal fruit and vege, European bread, cheese, beef including sausages, smoked salmon and mussels, preserves, cordials, sweet treats and lunch time food. Contact Adrienne Lamb 027 248 8815.
Fishing Tournament: Tournament finals at Lake Hawea Hotel with live music. Entry forms available online or at the hotel reception. Weigh-in 3pm to 5.30. Adults $20 or $35 for two days, children 12 -16 $6, kids free. Prize giving at 6.30pm.
Highlands 101: World-class motor racing event at Highlands with the line up of Lamborghinis, Ferraris, Aston Martins, McLarens, Porsches, Ginettas and Ascaris. From 9am till 6pm. Free parking. Book your tickets on ticketmaster.co.nz
Arrowtown School Fair: Arts, crafts, fun activities for kids and parents. Gold coin entry, 10am - 2pm on the Arrowtown school grounds. Church fair: St Enoch’s ‘‘A Little Bit of Irish’’ Church Fair @ 9.30am, Alexandra. Cakes and home baking,
produce, preserves, plants, flowers, knitting, collectables and morning tea and a BBQ, raffles and more. Town & Country Kid’s Day: Speargrass Inn, Fruitlands – Alexandra Road 10am-noon. Cromwell Speedway: Thunder under the Mountains (visiting class: modified sprints) at the track in Sandflat Road off SH6. Gates open at 4pm, racing starts at 6pm.
Horse trek: Maniototo Rodeo Club Annual Horse Trek, $100 per rider which includes lunch, dinner and
breakfast. 8:30am start with a 6-hour return ride over Stonehenge and Patearoa Stations. Woolshed available to camp Friday and Saturday night. RSVP and payment due October 31. Contact email@example.com or 021 108 6508
Arts on Tour: Present The Alpaca Social Club with Caitlin Smith at the Tarras Community Centre at 7.30pm. Tickets on sale at Cromwell i -SITE. Adults $25; Super gold $20; Child $5.