Mid-week markets: Fresh produce markets are on at Sherwood Queenstown every Wednesday
4pm- 7pm. Live music, community stalls, baking, wine, fresh produce and BBQ. Bring your own bag - the markets are zero waste.
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
Altrusa International Queenstown: meet first
Wednesday of month at the Senior Citizens rooms, 10 Memorial Street. New members welcome. Enquiries: email@example.com
Queenstown Pure NRG (New Rotary Generation): meet every Wednesday. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Shotover 4WD Club: meet first Wednesday each month at 7.30pm at St Johns rooms, Frankton,
Contact; 442 9168
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.
Learn salsa: Wanaka Social Dance presents beginners and intermediate street Latin dancing every Wednesday at the Dance Out Loud Studio. For more info on 021 0396537.
Preschool story time: Bring your 3-5 year old to Wanaka Library for crafts and books from 10am - 11am. Kangatraining: babywearing postnatal exercise class, 9.45am every Monday and Wednesday at Presbyterian Community Church Centre, 91 Tenby Street Wanaka, and 10am Thursday at Cromwell’s Scout Hall on Ortive Street. It’s $5 to try a class. To book: Go to facebook page or email@example.com.
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 Events in the Mirror coverage area are listed free of charge subject to space availability and may be removed without notice. Email listings to email@example.com by noon on the Friday before publication.
Delta Heavy: Bass-heads and traditional music-heads will hit the dance floor at Vinyl Underground in Queenstown as Delta Heavy are touring New Zealand.
Brews and Banter: Enjoy brews, banter and high country cuisine with team mates and friends at the Red Bull Defiance pre-event dinner at Criffel Station Woolshed. Live music and story telling. Tickets $75/$85. All welcome. Limited space. First in, first served. More info on Facebook.
The Zones short film: A premiere of the second episode of Zones at The World Bar, screening starts at 9pm. The short film follows a Queenstown crew as they make their way up to Nelson to build one of the biggest bike jump lines in New Zealand. Gold coin donations on the door with all proceeds going towards the Kelly McGarry Foundation
Queenstown book club: Meeting last Thursday of every month at Queenstown Library from 6pm to 7pm during school term time. All welcome.
Queenstown Organ and Keyboard Club: meet fortnightly on Thursdays from 1.30pm to 4pm. Contact 441 4123.
Queenstown Car Club: meet first Thursday of each month at Goldridge Hotel at 7.30pm. Contact 442 2746
Quiz Night @ Armando`s: Melmore Terrace. 6pm start, $5 perperson. Pizza and drinks available throughout the evening. Get your team together and come and enjoy our fun alternative quiz nights. Crank Cycles Ride Night: 7pm every Thursday, departing from the Golden Gate Lodge. Bikes available. Phone 445 4107
Cromwell Pottery Group: Meets
every Thursday 10am-4pm, Saturdays club day 10am-4pm @ the 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.
Beach St Market: Handmade goodies and crafts, buskers are welcome. Every Friday, 11am - 6pm at upper Beach St.
Be a Queenstown ambassador: Spend a morning exploring what makes this region special in order to make the visitor experience a unique and genuine one. The Ambassador course is all about stories that you can connect with and share. Courses are on Friday mornings from 9am to 12pm at Queenstown Resort College and cost $30 (plus GST). To book or for more info firstname.lastname@example.org Simply Meditate: Escape the stress and busyness of life and discover the peace of meditation for yourself with
Buddhist nun Kelsang Luma. Classes are suitable for everyone. Bookings not required. Friday’s from 10.15am to 11am at St Peter’s Parish Centre, 2 Church St, Queenstown. Suggested donation of $5 per class.
Local Produce Market: Pioneer Park, Alexandra, 11 to 2.30pm. Seasonal fruits and vegetables, European bread, cheese, beef including sausages, smoked salmon and mussels, preserves, cordials, sweet treats and lunch food. Contact Adrienne Lamb 027 248 8815.