See activities below that are available:
Care and Craft:
Caring for the elderly in the Community.
Care and Craft begins 22nd July!
Meets each Wednesday from 9. 30 am - 12.30 pm (except for school holidays). Craft activities, fun, socialising. The aim is to keep people's minds and bodies alive.
Morning Tea and Lunch is provided for a small charge.
WOW - Women of Wisdom:
Women's Breakfast. Second Saturday of every month 8 am in the church hall. March-November. Fab breakfast for $5 and guest speaker. All ladies welcome. Bring a friend.
Then our first breakfast meeting is on Saturday 11 July at 8.30am. Guest Speaker is Kate McCarthy who creates 'Forget Me Not" life stories. Book with the office 07 576 6756 ext 1.
Boutique is open at 10am! So many exciting things to see!!:
Basement Boutique - 10.00am.
Bring your pre loved items.... and/or browse the store.
Quality second-hand clothing
Jewellery, linen and books
Collectables and bric-a-brac
Bargain Basement Boutique prices
Open Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays from 10:00 am - 4:00 pm.
We are looking for volunteers to work alongside our wonderful team. Email the office email@example.com.
We'd love to hear from you
Thursdays 10 am - 12 noon. Elderly residents are invited to join in with table top games, fun and laughter. Morning tea and occasional outings to cafes. First visit is free and then $5 per visit.
St Columba Playgroup:
Day/Time: Tuesdays 10:30 to 12:00 (Note there is no playgroup during school holidays.)
Venue: Church Lounge
Description: The playgroup is a small, friendly and inclusive group. Mums, Dads or caregivers have the chance to relax and chat, while their children play. Morning tea is provided for both the adults and the children. There is no charge. Birthdays are celebrated.
If you would like further information, please contact either Ruth (in the church office; office hours 9 to 12 Monday - Friday, or ph 07 5766756,) or Marilyn (at home; evenings are best 0211339006.)
Cuppa and Chat:
Fridays from 10:00 - 11:00 am. In the Lounge of the Church.
It is a time to enjoy refreshments while in the company of others.
Next one is 30th July
Held in the Church hall on the last Thursday of February; April; June; September; November at 2 pm - 3.30 pm.
We have a variety of entertainment followed by afternoon tea for church members, friends and people from the community.
The April get together is a Communion service.Invitations are delivered prior to each event to those wishing to attend. It is a fun time for all, and a chance to get to know people over a lovely afternoon tea. Transport assistance is available. Contact Neville Wilson on 576 4814.
Saturday 25th July Men's Breakfast
Our guest speaker is Michelle Hatton from BNZ transaction solutions - She is a specialist!
Michelle is speaking about Current banking trends, eg digital, cheques, scams and personal security.
All men are welcome - $10 for a terrific breakfast!
RSVP by 22nd July to the office 576 6756 ext 1
8am $10 25th July in the St Columba Church Hall.
Meets Monday evenings from 7 pm. Visitors are always welcome on normal playing nights and there are willing members to help coach. Warm fellowship, exercise and fun. Contact the office for more info.
Wednesdays 3.00pm - 4.30pm at 27 Tupaea Place. Contact Neville Wilson 576 4814
Thursdays 9.45am - 12pm in the church crèche (except for school holidays) Contact Rosalie Rentz 975 0781
Various homes over the Easter weekend