Marlborough A&P Show:
A&P Park, Maxwell Rd from 8am. Animals, dog trials, terrier race, shearing, wood chopping, vintage machinery, entertainment, animal nursery, arts and crafts, trade exhibits, side show, kids entertainment, food and more.
Crafts, jewellery, plants, knitting, shabby chic, garden art, hats, soft toys, bulbs etc. 9am to 1pm. Market Pl.
Craft Market: Militaria and Gun Show:
Nelson Marlborough Antique and Historical Arms Association with antique firearms, militaria and the Marlborough RSAmilitary collection. Gold coin donation. Clubs of Marlborough today 10am to 4pm or Sunday 10am to 2pm.
Victorian Embroidery exhibition and Devonshire Tea at the Marlborough Women’s Club on High st. 10am to 4pm today and Sunday.
Flaunting Flora: Garden Marlborough Garden Party:
Wither HillsWinery, 6.30pm to 9.30pm. Tickets $95, 0800627527.
Pole performance and burlesque acts. Picton Little Theatre, 7pm to 9pm. Tickets $25 from Alyssum’s or Take Note Picton.
Top of the South Film Festival:
Best film makers, actors, actresses, directors, editors etc. ASB Theatre Marlborough, 7.30pm. Tickets $20.
Top of the South Rock and Roll Club with live band Route 66. Renwick Memorial Hall, 7.3pm. BYO drinks and a plate of food for supper. Tickets $15 0211751574. No door sales.
Parade and wreath laying in Seymour Square at 11am.
Run/walk event is all about getting fit and taking part. Register from 7am, race starts 8.30am. Kids 2km race starts 9.15am. Taylor River Reserve.
Vegetables, craft, brunch, coffee. Wynen St car park, 9am to 1pm.
Christmas Dance: Armistice Day: Taylor10: Artisan Market: Community Potters Exhibition:
Annual ceramics exhibition. WK building corner of Grove and Alfred St. 10am to 4.30pm daily.
Vintage Farm Machinery:
10am to 3pm, Brayshaw Vintage farm. Guided tours available, Doris 5794357.
Golf croquet at Whitehead Park, 15 Brooklyn Dr, 1pm, Saturday, Tuesday and Thursday. Afternoon tea supplied.
Brooklyn Croquet Club: Nelmac Garden Marlborough Garden Fete:
Seymour Square, 9am to 3pm. Crafts, plants, garden art and products, entertainment and Eat Street.
Walk 2 D’FeetMND:
2.7km walk along the Taylor River as a fundraiser for Motor Neurone Disease. Pick up your t-shirt from 9am, walk starts 10am.
Tourettes Hoey and Skyscraper Stan:
Le Cafe, Picton, 7pm to 10pm. Poet Dominic Hoey and singer Stanley Woodhouse.
Blenheim Country Music Club:
Redwoodtown School Hall, 2pm to 5pm. $3 includes afternoon tea. Kathy 5779659 or Brian 5736556.
Pony Club Grounds, New Renwick Rd, 10am Michelle 5728984 or Grant 5782100.
Intrigued by Bonsai trees and want to know more? Display and tree workshop, Selmes Nursery, 141 Battys Rd, 1pm till 3pm. John 0294783464 or Rod 021755100.
Blenheim Pony Club: Blenheim Bonsai Group: Reboot Group:
Wesley Centre, Blenheim from 4pm. Be refreshed and encouraged. Steve 0273688343.
Lunch ride to Clarence Bridge and back toWard. Meet at the Blenheim Railway Station south end, ride departs 11am.
Ulysses: Marlborough Golf Club:
Marlborough residents golf, Sunday afternoons and all day Mondays. Play 18 holes $15 or 9 holes $10. Plus half price green-fees after 4pm every day.
Marlborough Rock and Mineral Club:
Brayshaw Park. 10am to 4pm, rocks, minerals, crystals, work room and books. Free.
Model boat and yacht sailing at Brayshaw Park, 1pm to 4pm.
Train departs from Brayshaw Park Station 1.15pm and 3pm for Omaka and return. Send details for Saturday Express listings by noon on Tuesdays to firstname.lastname@example.org Please include the venue, address, event name, date, time and cost.
1.45pm for Beaver Station, Riverside Park, central Blenheim and return. Cash only. brrnz.webs.com Check timetable
Kapahaka, TuaMarina Hall: Keyboard Club: Model Aero Club: Petanque: Barbershop Singing: Rose Society: Cake Decorators Guild: Bridge Club: Euchre:
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.
Renwick Founding Families:
Celebrate at the Renwick Museum and Library, 1pm to 3pm. Bookings 5781712.
Spring Creek Hall, 7pm. Brian 5780692 or Johan 5785789.
7.30pm, Senior Citizens Hall, High St, Margaret 570 5414.
Salvation Army Rooms, 7pm, Jo 5778916 or Donelle 5783005.
University for the Third Age:
A place where those who are retired or nearing retirement can keep their brain active. Includes guest speakers, classes and wine appreciation. Neville 577 5688.
Clubs of Marlborough, $4. Monday, 7.10pm, Alison 021212797. Tuesday, 7.10pm, Carolyn 5784856. Wednesday, 1.10pm, Nancy 5779401. Thursday, 7.10pm, Thelma 5788422.
Clubs of Marlborough, 7pm, 5781059.
The Stihl Shop Garden Fete is on at Seymour Square on Sunday.