RainbowSki Field: Poultry Show: Kartsport: Simply the Breast: Bastille Day:
Opening day - subject to weather.
Marlborough Poultry Pigeon and Cage Bird Club show at the Riding for the Disabled (RDA) Riding Arena, Churchwood Park, Taylor Pass Rd on Friday, 1.30pm to 5.30pm, and Saturday, 9am until 2.30pm.
NZ Supreme Kart Supplies National Schools Championship, Cresswell Electrical RacewayWither Rd. Five classes, racing starts 10am. Free entry.
Orient Express Charity Ball:
Ukaipo Rangitane conference centre, Fell St, Grovetown. 7.30pm to midnight. Formal dress, DJ, disco and photo booth, cash bar. Tickets $90 includes bubbles on arrival and finger food from FeastMerchants complimentary bus back to town at 12.15am. Tickets from Plunket, SBS Bank and Marlborough Boys College Office. Come along and support Plunket Marlborough and Active Dads Marlborough.
Dragon boat team talk by Kate McNabb, Lymphoedema Therapist/ Physiotherapist. Noon to 2pm, The Vines Village.
Ice Cream Brain Freeze Competition:
Free school holiday activity at the Marlborough Museum. The first 50 participants in the Museum quiz receive a voucher for an icecream. Nana’s Cream Freeze will be at the museum on July 23 from 2pm to 4pm for you to enjoy your prize.
Train with Leana de Bruin:
World champion and Commonwealth Games gold medal netballer. Lansdowne Park. Register Riana 0273264520. $45.
Celebrate at Clos Henri Vineyard chapel lawn, 11am to 3pm. French atmosphere, food and wines, music, an air show and activities for children. 639 State Hwy 63.
Spend quality time together and learn helpful skills. Hair tutorials, dressups, fun, games and pizza. 10.30am to noon, Riversdale Community House, 131 Budge St. Karen.email@example.com.
Dad and Daughter Day: Paper Rain Art Exhibition:
FraminghamWines, 10.30am to 4.30pm. Painted and etched recycled wooden skateboards.
11am to 3pm at The Vines Village, $4.. Bouncy castles, boxing ring, gladiator game, tiger castle, big blue slide, obstacle course and Zorbing.
Inflatable Day: Marlborough Orienteering Club:
Choice of 60 or 90 minute rogaine aroundWither Hills. Starts from 10.30am to 11.30am from lower Quail Stream car park. Members $3, $10 family. Non members welcome.
Meet at the research rooms behind the jail at Brayshaw Park, 1.30pm to 3pm, $1 plus research fees if applicable. July theme is jobs and chores that no longer exist. Jenny 5777770.
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.
Family History Group: Riverside Railway: Arts and Heritage Workshop:
New group to protect and promote Picton’s arts and heritage. Meet at Le Cafe at 2pm to discuss ideas and identify short and long termgoals.
Polar Blast Holiday Programme:
Picton Library, no need to register, just turn up for some icy fun. A different DIY polar craft every day of the week to 4pm, until July 21. Free for pre-schoolers to teens. 5207493.
Spring Creek Hall, 7pm. Brian 5780692 or Johan 5785789.
Barbershop Singing: Soup and Games Day:
For 60+, 11.30am, Renwick Anglican Church Hall, 54 High St. Dot 5788029 or Robyn 5729527.
Stamp Collectors Club:
7.30pm, Red Cross rooms, Redwood St. Louise 578 3566.
Embroiderers Send details for Saturday Express listings by noon on Tuesday to firstname.lastname@example.org Please include the venue, address, event name, date, time and cost.
Guild: NMIT, Block E1, 85 Budge St. 7.30pm. Roz 5782471.
Ex Girl Guide leaders, Guides and Guide minded ladies. 1.30pm to 3.30pm, 36 Eltham Rd. Elaine 5789071.
Trefoil Guild: Weavers’ Group:
10,30am, Beavertown Hall, Brayshaw Park. Chris 5725083 or Joan 5722860. Bring along lunch.
Clubs of Marlborough, 7pm. Ken 5778190.
Indoor Bowls: Care and Craft Centre of NZ Trust:
Nativity Centre, 10am. Dawn 5775002 or Judith 5786209.
Community Potters’ Club:
7pm to 9pm, clubrooms, 2A Dillon’s Point Rd. Sarah 0211030464.
Marlborough Guild of Woodworkers:
9am to 9pm, Brayshaw Park. Philip 5705188.
Witherlea Indoor Bowling Club:
Witherlea School Hall, 7pm. Stan 5789727.
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.
10am, Brooklyn Croquet Club, June 5788891 or Marjorie 5777015.
Porcelain Artists: PictonWalking Group:
9.30am, Picton RSA car park. Val 5736614.
All walks leave the Nativity Church car park at 10am. Phone Colin 5793101 for the destination this week.
50+ Walking Group:
Hey dads, Sunday is dad and daughter day at Riversdale Community House.