Today and Sunday from 7am, Stadium 2000. Under 12 mixed teams, under 14 boys, under 14 girls, under 16 boys, under 16 boys.
Marlborough Kennel Association Championship Show:
Today and Sunday, club grounds Omaka, 9am to 4pm, lots of lovely dogs to see, stalls, refreshments, coffee cart. Gold coin entry, 5787996.
Vintage Burlesque Workshop:
Co-hosted by Maid Marian Burlesque, 10am to 11.30am, Dance on Grove, 44 Grove Rd. $25 per person.
Burleigh Memorial Olive Grove, 9am. Do as much as or as little as you can. Great camaraderie. Annual harvest is coming up at Queen’s Birthday weekend.
Queen Charlotte College, Today 2pm and 7pm, Sunday noon.
Mistletoe Foundation Ball:
The Function Centre, Riverlands. Live music, food by Arbour, silent and live auctions. 5727989.
I Could Have Stayed Single:
Comedian Kevin Tate supported by Marc Ryan, Woodbourne Tavern, 8pm, $25.
Waka Ama Races:
In conjunction with the Portage kayak race. Kayakers race from the Picton foreshore to the Kenepuru Sound and back via Torea Bay and Onahau Bay. Waka crews race 10km and 20km routes. Registration at Picton Foreshore or come along to watch 7.30am to 2.30pm.
Marlborough Civic Orchestra:
Rehearsals 4pm to 6pm, band rooms, Auckland St. Linda 0221099242.
New exhibition, RED,highlights from the textiles collection including fashion, flags and fine embroidery. Brayshaw Heritage Park, 10am to 4pm daily. 5781712.
‘Pirates of the Caribbean’ theme, 8pm to midnight, Harlequins Rugby Clubrooms, Lansdowne Park. $5, BYO. Prize for best costume. Free dance lesson 8pm.
A Place to Remember features landscape artworks of the forest, land, and Sea. Detour Art Gallery, Market St, 11am to 4pm daily.
A group exhibition showcasing sculpture, paintings and prints - some unframed and some on the wild side! - from leading collectible NZ artists alongside some very distinctive emerging artists. 11am to 4pm all week.
8am to 2pm Blenheim Railway Station car park, Grove Rd. John 5783918.
Diversion Gallery: Boot Sale: Riverside Railway:
Train departs Brayshaw Park Station at 1.15pm and 3pm for Omaka and return. 1.45pm for Beaver Station, Riverside Park, central Blenheim and return. Adult $10, child $5 (Omaka $6 and $3) cash only. Brrnz.webs.com
A&P Park, Maxwell Rd. Fresh fruit, vegetables, meats and produce. 9am to noon.
Ride to Mapua via Nelso for lunch. Decide return journey over lunch.Meet at the Blenheim Railway Station south end, ride departs 10.30am.
Adults and teens, 7pm to 9pm. Fitness and fun, learners to competitive players. $3 per session, equipment available. Supervision and assistance by experienced players.
Train departs from Brayshaw Park Station 1.15pm and 3pm for Omaka and return. 1.45pm for Beaver Station, Riverside Park, central Blenheim and return. Cash only. Chris 5783211 or John 5781716. Check timetable
Riverside Railway: Kapahaka, TuaMarina Hall: Keyboard Club: Model Aero Club: Petanque:
3pm, all welcome. 1.45pm, electronic keyboards. Adrienne 5786589. ARA, Wairau Valley, 9am, Murray 5789199 or Tony 5779776. 10am, 65A Weld St, Chris 5787303. or John 5779789. Send details for Saturday Express listings by noon on Wednesdays to firstname.lastname@example.org Please include the venue, address, event name, date, time and cost.
Spring Creek Playcentre:
Today and Wednesday, 9.30am to noon, 46A Ferry Rd, gold coin donation. Smyth 021 748 635.
Today, Wednesday and Friday, 9am to 11.30am. 0-6 years. 572 8106.
9.30am to 10.30am,Havelock Sports Pavilion, Neil St, Havelock. Children under 5 to explore movement, while gaining essential fundamental movement skills. Janet 5741256.
Tumble Tots: Linkwater Playcentre:
9.30am to noon. Linkwater Hall, 1353 Queen Charlotte Dr. email@example.com or 0210380751.
Blenheim Badminton Club:
Juniors 5.30 to 7pm, Seniors 7pm to 9pm, St Mary’s Hall, Cnr Hodson & Francis St. Mike 5791954 or sportsground.co.nz/ blenheimbadminton.
RSA Entertainment Group:
10am, RSA lounge, Clubs of Marlborough. Russell 5778716 or Merlene 5788212. Rehearsals 7pm, Spring Creek Hall, Jim 5786927. 7.15pm, Clubs of Marlborough. $4. Alison 5776554 or 021212797.
Barbershop Chorus: Bridge Club: 50+ Walking Group:
All walks leave the Nativity Church car park at 10am. Phone Colin 5793101 for the destination this week.
St Ninian’s Hall, Alabama Rd, Blenheim, 10am, Rosemary 5728865.
Clubs of Marlborough, 7pm, 5781059.
Junior Water Polo competition at Stadium 2000 on Friday, Saturday and Sunday.