Matamata Chronicle



Walton 18 hole Ladies Golf: Tuesdays. Tee off at 9am. More details at, Walton Golf Club, 1928 Morrinsvil­le Walton Road.

Walton Golf Club: Saturday men and ladies golf, tee off times from 9.30am. Walton Ladies 9 hole golf, Mondays, tee off 9.30am in winter and 9am in summer. Coaching available for new golfers. Further details at

Yin/Restorativ­e Yoga: Tuesdays 10.30-11.30am & 7pm-8pm and Wednesdays 10.30-11.30am, phone Andi 0212622767 or visit Matamatayo­ for further informatio­n. Evolve Gym, Tainui St, Matamata.

Learn Beekeeping for free: classes held every second Saturday at the Matamata Memorial and Civic Centre, starting August 14. 65 credit NZQA level 3. email enderleybe­ or text 027 836 5663

Bricks 4 Kids: Every Tuesday 3.30pm during school term at the Matamata Library, Free 1 hour session for anyone over 5 to come along and build with bricks. Matamata Library, Tainui St.

Pilates: Mondays and Thursdays at 9-10.15am, and Wednesdays at 12.30-1.30pm, 86 Arawa St. Ph Kaz Tapper 0211187068.

Zumba: Monday and Thursday night, 6pm-7pm, Matamata Primary School hall. Bring a towel and bottle of water.

Hinuera Playcentre: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday 9am-12pm on Hinuera Rd, in between Hinuera School and Hinuera Bowling Club.

Walton Playcentre: Wednesdays and Fridays, 9.30am-12pm, at Walton School. 0-6 years. Contact Tracey 0273264291.

Matamata Playcentre: Early childhood education for 0-6 year olds and their parents. Mon-Fri, 9am-12pm. 37 Farmers Rd. Contact Taryn 0221036482.

Te Poi Playcentre: Thursdays at 5 Temm Rd, Te Poi, 9.30am-12pm.

Plunket Playgroup: Tuesdays at the Plunket rooms on Broadway.

Yoga Flow general class: Tuesdays 5.30pm-7pm and Thursdays, 1pm-2.30pm at Evolve Fitness, 30A Tainui St.

Yoga: Every Wednesday during school term at 24 Arawa St, 10.30am–12pm.

Patchwork and quilting: Tuesdays, 7pm-9pm in the Matamata College’s textile room.

Heart Fit Matamata: Gentle exercise and education. Thursday, 10.30am-11.30am at Union Church Hall, Peria Rd. Contact Charmaine, 07 888 7476.

Matamata Kidz Toy Library: Hire toys for kids aged up to 7 years old, open Thursday, 2.30pm- 4.30pm, and Saturday, 9.30am-12pm, behind the Scout hall off Broadway and Centennial Dr.

Livewire: Fridays, 3.15pm-4:30pm at Matamata Bible Church, co-ed ages 5-10 year olds (during school term).

Soul Church: Friday night at 11A Meura St, from 6pm. See for more info.

Brain Injury Support Group: For those who have sustained a brain injury, or have another neurologic­al condition, their family and carers. Every second Monday of the month at Pohlen Hospital/Pohlen House (boardroom), 10am – 12pm. Gold coin donation appreciate­d. Contact Wendy 0272373434.

Matamata Community Meals: Free dinner available at Matamata Baptist Church Hall for anyone in the community. Sunday, 5.30pm7pm. First in first served. Contact: 0212591498.

Support Group: Parents of young persons with depression/anxiety. First Monday of each month, 7pm to 9pm, Starfish Hub, 15 Gordon Tce.

I Luv Asian Store Free cooking demo and tasting: Every third Saturday, 11am, 87 Arawa St (opposite Countdown).

Matamata Market and Craft Fair: Second Saturday of each month, at Matamata Primary School.

Kin-caregivers: Support group at Railside from 10.30am-11.30am, every third Thursday of the month.

Breastfeed­ing Cafe: First Thursday of every month, 10am Plunket Rooms.

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