Up-to-date listings for local events and shows. Want your event added? Email: firstname.lastname@example.org. For the full lowdown: www.kapimananews.co.nz. Wednesday, February 6 FESTIVAL OF THE ELEMENTS, Annual arts and cultural festival, Te Rauparaha Park and Arena. This year’s theme is wind. Tuesday, February 12 PANCAKE RACE, St Andrew’s Church in Plimmerton hosts its pancake race to welcome Lent, 10am.
FUNDING information evening, at Linden Social Centre, 7pm to 8.30pm.
You will be able to find out how your organisation can reach its goals with funding from Wellington City Council or Tawa Community Grants. Wednesday, February 13 ASH WEDNESDAY, Beginning of Lent in the Christian calendar. Each Wednesday evening, until March 27, Catholic parishes open 7.30pm till 8.30pm. www.wn.catholic.org.nz.
PORIRUA STROKE CLUB first meeting of 2013, then second Wednesday of each month. All stroke survivors welcome. Meetings held in the supper room, Mungavin Hall, 10am. Contact Dennis Wright, 236 8503. Thursday, February 14 TAI CHI classes start at Linden Hall from 9.15am till 10.15am. For more information call Peter Hunt on 0274 467 686.