Andris Apse: Wanaka Camera Club presentation, Crystal Palace, Ardmore Street, tonight at 5pm. Exhibition at Wanaka Hotel Conference Room from April 6-9 10am - 4pm. Entry $5.
Festival of Colour: Wanaka’s seventh arts festival runs all week. More details, including programme and tickets online at festivalofcolour.co.nz.
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. Narcotics Anonymous: weekly 6pm at Cromwell Resource Centre, 5 Murray Tce. Phone 0800 628 632 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 each month at the Senior Citizens rooms, 10 Memorial Street. New members welcome. Enquiries to firstname.lastname@example.org
Queenstown Pure NRG (New Rotary Generation): meet every Wednesday. Contact email@example.com
Shotover 4WD Club: meet first Wednesday each month at 7.30pm at St Johns rooms, Frankton,
Contact; 442 9168
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
Care and Friendship: Every second week at 11am in the Catholic Church Hall in Sligo St, Cromwell. This is a light-hearted day out for senior people, all welcome. $8 for lunch, transport available. Phone 445 1157. 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. Aotearoa Surf Film Festival: Screening of the award winning films from the short film competition at the World Bar in Queenstown. Tickets $15, limited door sales. Starts 6.30pm.
Tara Choying Lhamo: an Austrianborn dharma practitioner will share her experiences and insights after twenty years in retreat, at Queenstown Dharma Centre at 7pm. See dharmacentre.org.nz for more info.
Coffee Chat and Craft: First Thursday of the month at 10am at St Peters Church Lounge. Queenstown Car Club: meet first Thursday of each month at Goldridge Hotel at 7.30pm. Contact 442 2746
Crank Cycles Ride Night: 7pm every Thursday, departing from the Golden Gate Lodge. Everyone welcome. Bikes available. Phone 445 4107
Cromwell Pottery Group: Meets every Thursday 10am-4pm, Saturday is club day 10am-4pm at 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.
Knit Club Wanaka: Every
Thursday, Alchemy Bar, 5.30pm. Contact email@example.com.
Grease: Roxburgh Musical Society’s digital production. 7pm, Roxburgh Theatre. Gold coin donation. The screening will be followed by a social gathering and hopefully a sing around the piano. Come along and join in the fun.
Local Produce Market: Pioneer Park, Centennial Ave, 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 time food. Contact Adrienne Lamb 027 248 8815.
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.
Southern Fun Felters: First Friday of every month at Cromwell
Anglican Church Hall, 10.30am - 3.30pm. BYO lunch, felting equipment and fibres. Contacts: Bev
Muir, Cromwell, 0272001057; Maureen McKenzie, Alexandra, 03 4488842; Jillian Shaw, Roxburgh, 03 4469009; Heather Kerr, Wanaka, 03 4434151.
Highlands Festival of Speed: Pre 65s, Mainland Muscle Cars, Modern Classics and Nostalgic Classics as well as new We-Drive opportunities. 9am to 5.30pm. Adults $25, children under 16 free. More info: firstname.lastname@example.org
Goldfields Primary Harvest Gala Day: 9am. Competitions, stalls, food, performances. More info: 445 0326 7 Hours of 7 Mile: A seven hour team race at 7 Mile MTB trails on Wilsons Bays, Glenorchy Rd. $30 entry per person. Starts at 9.30am with a 7pm party after the race. Costumes, team spirit, funny bikes, and general fun-having is encouraged and will be rewarded! All entry fees go to the Queenstown mountain bike club for the development of trails.