FAM­ILY & COM­MU­NITY

Wairarapa News - - WHAT’S ON -

Play­cen­tre: ‘‘Fam­i­lies grow­ing to­gether’’, play­cen­tre is a par­ent co­op­er­a­tive of­fer­ing Gov­ern­ment funded, qual­ity pre- school ed­u­ca­tion for chil­dren aged 0- 6 years. Ses­sions run from 9 amto 12 noon and are mixed age, so they are fan­tas­tic for the whole fam­ily to at­tend, with the added ben­e­fit of of­fer­ing free NZQA recog­nised adult ed­u­ca­tion. There are three play­cen­tres in theWairarapa. Find us on Face­book for fur­ther in­for­ma­tion or phone 0800PLAYNZ or www.Play­cen­tre.org.nz Ce­roc dance classes: Ev­ery Tuesday 8pm, Carter­ton School hall. Con­tact Mandy 021 2384 230 or check out our Face­book group Ce­rocWairarapa for more info. Fam­ily His­tory Re­search Rooms: (Ge­neal­ogy) next toWairarapa Ar­chive, Queen Street, Master­ton – Re­search as­sis­tance avail­able. Open Tues­days and Thurs­days from 1-4 pm, and Satur­days 10 am – 4 pm. Guest speak­ers on spe­cialised sub­jects 3rd Sun­day of each month at 1.30 pm (small door charge for non-mem­bers). Carter­ton District His­tor­i­cal So­ci­ety: 44 Broad­way, Carter­ton. Ar­chive and Re­source Room open ev­ery Tuesday 2pm-4pm, or open by ap­point­ment. Con­tact: Diane 06 379 7150 or Chris 027 271 6280 Dance club: Carter­ton Club, 35 Broad­way, Carter­ton, ev­ery sec­ond Fri­day; 7.30pm. Wairarapa Dance Club, con­tact: Liz 3795108. Carter­ton farm­ers mar­ket: Memo­rial Square, Carter­ton ev­ery Sun­day 9am-12pm. You’ll find fresh pro­duce, wine, olive oil, art, and award win­ning ar­ti­san foods and wares made right here in the Wairarapa. Wargam­ing Club: Queen El­iz­a­beth Park, on the sec­ond and last Sun­day of each month, 1pm-5pm. The Master­ton Ma­raud­ers wargam­ing club meet at the Master­ton Cro­quet Club, next to the mini-golf. Se­niorNet: pro­vides peo­ple aged 50+ to learn about new com­mu­ni­ca­tion and in­for­ma­tion tech­nol­ogy in a friendly sup­port­ive peer to peer en­vi­ron­ment. Meet at De­part­men­tal Build­ings, 33 Chapel Street, Master­ton tel. 06 370 8803 email se­nior.wai@clear.net.nz The Poin­ton Col­lec­tion of Cars & Cos­tume: 68 McKinstry Av­enue, Te Ore Ore, Master­ton. Come and see our dis­play of orig­i­nal 1950’s & 60’s Evening Gowns. Open most days un­til Sun­day 29th Oc­to­ber 2017

FRESH­WA­TER TALK

For­est & Bird’s na­tional Fresh­wa­ter Ad­vo­cate, Anna­beth Co­hen, will dis­cuss the Fresh Wa­ter Res­cue Plan that has support from 16 sci­ence, pub­lic health, tourism, recre­ation and en­vi­ron­men­tal or­gan­i­sa­tions. Fresh wa­ter is now one of the most im­por­tant is­sues fac­ing New Zealan­ders this elec­tion year and pres­sure is build­ing on po­lit­i­cal par­ties to support the Res­cue Plan to re­verse the de­cline in fresh­wa­ter qual­ity. Thurs­day, September 7 at 7.30pm at the Copthorne Sol­way Park. Any queries Chris Peter­son, chrisp@wise.net.nz, or Ray Ste­wart, ray@bagend.nz Trek around the stones: Stone­henge Aotearoa, 51 Ahiaruhe Rd, Carter­ton; Guided tours ev­ery Satur­day and Sun­day, 11am-12:30pm, ticket in­for­ma­tion 0800 BUY TIX (289 849). Self guided tours 10am -4pm. Carter­ton food­bank: Carter­ton Events Cen­tre open Mon­day-Fri­day from 11.30am – noon. Carter­ton Food­bank has a new con­tact phone num­ber, 06-3794092. Wairarapa farm­ers mar­ket: Lo­cally pro­duced food and plants, plus great cof­fee. New stall­hold­ers wel­come. 4 Queen St, Master­ton, SPORT Green­some Four­somes: Master­ton Golf Club 18-Hole Women in­vite all 18-hole play­ers to Green­some Four­somes on Fri­day 8 September from 9:00am – 5:00pm. Morn­ing tea - 9:15am. Tee Off 10am in­cludes morn­ing tea, two’s, clos­est to the pins, and long­est drives (3 di­vi­sions) En­tries to ad­min@mas­ter­ton­golf­club.co.nz or phone 06 377 4984 En­try: $25.00. Door Sales Only. Wairarapa Model Power Boat Club: TheWairarapa Model Power Boat Club have Club days sec­ond Sun­day of each month at Hen­ley Lake usu­ally start­ing about 11am. Come along for a look, or talk to some­one if in­ter­ested in join­ing. Check out our Face­book page to see what is go­ing on. Sun­day 10 September 11:00am – 3:00pm Bas­ket­ball: Ku­ranui Col­lege, 7pm Mon­days. Train­ing and games. Gold coin do­na­tion. Free com­mu­nity fit club: Car­ring­ton Park, Carter­ton, 6am Mon­day, Wed­nes­day, Fri­day 11am Mon­day Tuesday Fri­day, for fur­ther de­tails please con­tact Di Bai­ley 0274 987 261

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