Thursday, February 17: 11am - 7pm, weaving workshop at Waharoa memorial hall. Thursday, February 17: 7pm at Railside; meeting about BMX track open to anyone interested in taking the track to the next level ie ramp installation and race nights. For more info Lou Beer on 0272265297 Saturday, February 20: The Domaininator starts at 2pm, runs to
10.30pm. Register a team by contacting firstname.lastname@example.org. Sunday, February 21: Rotary Matamata presents Concert by the Lake, featuring Jamie McDell, jazz/ blues band Kokomo, Tim Armstrong and the Beatles Tribute Band and Bryan Rawiri. Tickets are $45 and available from Paper Plus, Colourplus and Mitre 10. Tuesday February 23: Matamata Historical Society is holding a pot luck finger food lunch at Vosper’s
Cleavedale Farm, opposite Racecourse, from 11.30 am. February 25 & 26: Putaruru, Tirau and Matamata Sheep Dog Trial, Kakahu Hills farm, 483 Kakahu Rd, Okoroire. Saturday, February 27: J Swap Contractors Breeders’ Stakes, Matamata Racing Club. Watch this space for new categories for Fashion in the Field. Sunday, February 28: Firth Tower Open Day. Gates open at 10am with entry by gold coin donation.
Tuesday, March 1: Spud in a Bucket weigh-in, Railside by the Green, 5pm. Friday, March 4: The J Swap Tower Run, starting from Tom Grant Dr, up to the Firth Tower and back. Running and walking, available. Registrations open February 5. April 20-23: Matamata Festival of Flowers, Matamata Memorial Centre. Easter weekend, 2018: Matamata College centenary. More information to come, but register your interest at email@example.com.