Thursday, October 16, 2014

What's on in Dannevirke 18th - 25th October 2014

A diary of the week's events:

 

Saturday 18th October 2014

Dvke Fantasy Cave, 60 High Street. Open 10am to 12.30pm. Admission: Adult $5 and children $2. Phone 374 9011.

International Police Museum and Museum Lodge, 133-137 High Street, open 10am to 4pm, other days by arrangement, phone 374 6455 or 021 897 880.

Dannevirke Anglican Church – Welcome to our Patch – St. John's Mini Market held in the hall at the back of the Church from 9am til 1pm at 174 High Street. Contact Lynette Morgans 374 8801.

Rangatira Croquet Club, McPhee Street at 1pm. Contact Bethia Campbell 374 5382 or Joe 374 8042.

Dannevirke Art Society 54th annual Art Exhibition – Home Industries Hall, Dannevirke A & P Showgrounds, High Street. 10am to 7pm, free entry. For more information, phone 374 7349.

Dannevirke Wood Turners exhibition Home Industries Hall, Dannevirke A & P Showgrounds, High Street. 10am to 7pm, free entry. For more information, phone 374 8054.

64th Handcraft Competiton and Display – by SHB Federation of Women's Institutes at the Dannevirke Sports Club, High Street. 10am to 4pm. Prize giving at 3.45pm. For more information phone 374 8287.

Dannevirke Garden and Craft Expo 20th anniversary, Totara College, Ruahine Street. Carnival theme – major sponsor Scanpower. Adults $4, students/children free. For more information phone 374 6165.

Also featuring the Pahiatua Vintage Railcar with return trips from Dannevirke to Matamau. $20 adults, $10 children – tickets available from the Information Centre, High Street.

Dannevirke Floral Art Group exhibition "Let's Party", Rawhiti Lodge Hall, 191 High Street 9.30am – 4pm. $2 entry. For more information phone 374 7228.

Dannevirke Cottage Quilters exhibition of quilts and crafts at Huia Range School hall, Cole Street. 9am – 4pm $2 entry. For more information contact 374 6195.

"Dog Dayz" Ruahine Kennel Association, A & P Showgrounds, High Street. All Breeds Dog Shows. Judging begins at 8.30am. Noon Saturday Kidz 'n' Kanines. Bring your pet dog along and experience the world of dog shows for yourself. For more information phone 374 5200.

 

Sunday 19th October 2014

International Police Museum and Museum Lodge, 133-137 High Street, open 10am to 4pm, other days by arrangement, phone 374 6455 or 021 897 880.

Knox Church services: 8.30am Traditional service, 10am Contemporary family style service. All welcome.

Dvke Anglican Church, Holy Eucharist at 8am NZ Prayer Book Communion and 10am Family Service Communion.

Dannevirke Art Society 54th annual Art Exhibition – Home Industries Hall, Dannevirke A & P Showgrounds, High Street. 10am to 4pm, free entry. For more information, phone 374 7349.

Dannevirke Wood Turners exhibition Home Industries Hall, Dannevirke A & P Showgrounds, High Street. 10am to 4pm, free entry. For more information, phone 374 8054.

64th Handcraft Competiton and Display – by SHB Federation of Women's Institutes at the Dannevirke Sports Club, High Street. 10am to 4pm. Prize giving at 3.45pm. For more information phone 374 8287.

Dannevirke Floral Art Group exhibition "Let's Party", Rawhiti Lodge Hall, 191 High Street 9.30am – 4pm. $2 entry. For more information phone 374 7228.

Dannevirke Cottage Quilters exhibition of quilts and crafts at Huia Range School hall, Cole Street. 9am – 4pm $2 entry. For more information contact 374 6195.

"Dog Dayz" Ruahine Kennel Association, A & P Showgrounds, High Street. All Breeds Dog Shows. Judging begins at 8.30am. Bring your pet dog along and experience the world of dog shows for yourself. For more information phone 374 5200.

 

Monday 20th October 2014

Gallery of History, 14 Gordon Street opens from 10am to 3pm.  Adult $2 and children 50c. Phone 374 6300 or 374 8091.

Viking Choir 7pm at the Dvke High School music room, all welcome, phone Sue Speedy 374 5970.

The Elske Centre for over 60's from 10am to 3pm, Dvke Anglican Church Hall, ph 374 7649. 

Dannevirke Bridge Club at Club rooms High St at 7.15pm. Contact Jan 374 9070 or Karen 374 5853.

Tots and Toddlers playgroup, SH2 Makirikiri 9.30am to 12pm, contact: Mel 374 7060.

Model Railway Club meets at 7.30pm. Contact Tristan Smiley 374 7894 for more information.

Come Dancing With Us - Old time dancing at Old Acquaintance Club, Allardice Street  Dance old favourites and learn many more, partners not necessary.  A great fun night out with a small friendly group from 7pm to 9pm. For more information phone Ron Lowe 374 5444 or Lois 374 5943.

 

Tuesday 21st October 2014

Gallery of History, 14 Gordon Street opens from 10am to 3pm.  Adult $2 and children 50c. Phone 374 6300 or 374 8091.

Boot Scooters Line Dancing, low impact, 10am to 11.30am at the Scout Hall, Christian Street.

Vets Golf at the Dannevirke Golf Course. Contact Ray Beckett 374 5363.

Rua Roa Indoor Bowls, 7.30pm, Rua Roa Hall, Laws Rd. Contact Cameron McKay 374 5205.

The Elske Centre for over 60's from 10am to 3pm, Dvke Anglican Church Hall, ph 374 7649.

St John Cadets meet at St John Anglican Church Hall, High Street, 5.30pm to 7pm. Contact Glennis 374 7280 or Delwyn 374 9220.

Combined Pippin, Brownie and Guide Club meets at the Scout Hall, Christian Street from 4pm to 5.15pm. For more information contact Allie Dunn a/h 374 8822.

MenzShed in Denmark St. Open 10am to 3pm for men of all ages so come and have a look and a cuppa. Give them a call - Gary Cameron 06 376 4167, Andrew Thompson 374 8650 or Ian Barnett 374 2737.

 

Wednesday 22nd October 2014

Gallery of History, 14 Gordon Street opens from 10am to 3pm.  Adult $2 and children 50c. Phone 374 6300 or 374 8091.

Ladies Golf - Club day at the Dannevirke Golf Club - 10am start.  Contact Gwen Murphy 374 3670.

Dvke Highland Pipe band meet at Carnegie Centre, Allardice St, 7pm to 9pm. Contact Glennis 374 7280.

Dvke Brass Band meet for a full practice from 7.30pm to 9pm. Contact Sarah Kuggeleijn 374 6446.

The Elske Centre for over 60's from 10am to 3pm, Dvke Anglican Church Hall, ph 374 7649. 

Women's Home League Fellowship at 1.30pm at Salvation Army Hall. Contact 374 7750 or 374 8970.

Dannevirke Spinners and Weavers, Craft Cottage, 30 McPhee St. Weavers meet from 10am to 2.30pm, spinners from 7pm to 9pm.  Contact Anne Willis on 374 6524.

Toy Library at the Carnegie Community Centre from 10.30pm to 12.30pm.  For details phone Sandy 027 631 5228 or 374 8570.

Norsewood and Districts Playgroup, free sessions from 10am to 12pm. Contact Vanessa 374 8803.

Norsewood – Resistance band exercise and Tai–Chi at the War Memorial Hall from 9am to 10am.  Contact Ella Domper 374 0786.

Rangatira Croquet Club, McPhee Street at 1pm. Contact Bethia Campbell 374 5382 or Joe 374 8042.

 

Thursday 23rd October 2014

Gallery of History, 14 Gordon Street opens from 10am to 3pm.  Adult $2 and children 50c. Phone 374 6300 or 374 8091.

Dannevirke Art Society meets at the studio, 30 McPhee St, for painting and drawing, 10am onwards. For more information phone June 374 9833. 

Alcoholics Anonymous meets at The Hub, Gordon Street at Noon.

Norsewood Craft Group meets in the pottery room, from 10.30am to 3.30pm. A minimal charge applies.

Ruahine Ramblers leisure marching team, Sports Centre - Anderson St at 6.30pm. Contact Marj 374 8725.

Spinning class at 5.30pm at Resultz Gym, Piripiri Road, Contact Tania 027 662 9866 or 374 7319.

Preschool music and movement, 10.30am to 11.30am, Anglican Church Hall, everyone welcome, no charge, for more information phone Julie McDougall 374 5630.

MenzShed workshop and meeting room, Denmark Street, down the alleyway between Dorrington Poole and Dvke Budget Advice. Open 10am to 3pm for men of all ages.

Dannevirke Anglican Church, Holy Eucharist at 10am.

 

Friday 24th October 2014

Gallery of History, 14 Gordon Street opens from 10am to 3pm.  Adult $2 and children 50c. Phone 374 6300 or 374 8091.

Boot Scooters Line Dancing.  Low impact - 10am to 11am at the Scout Hall, Christian Street.

Dannevirke Spinners and Weavers, Craft Cottage, 30 McPhee St. Spinners meet from 10am to 2.30pm. Contact Anne Willis on 374 6524.

Toy Library at the Carnegie Community Centre from 10.30pm to 12.30pm.  For details phone Sandy 027 631 5228 or 374 8570.

Dannevirke Bridge Club meet at the club rooms High St at 1pm. Contact Jan 374 9070 or Karen 374 5853.

Dannevirke Anglican Church – Welcome to our Patch – St. John's Mini Market held in the hall at the back of the Church from 9am til 1pm at 174 High Street. Contact Lynette Morgans 374 8801.

Housie at the Old Acquaintance Club, Allardice Street. Social afternoon 1.30pm start with afternoon tea provided, small cost involved. All welcome.

 

Saturday 25th October 2014

Dvke Fantasy Cave, 60 High Street. Open 10am to 12.30pm. Admission: Adult $5 and children $2. Phone 374 9011.

International Police Museum and Museum Lodge, 133-137 High Street, open 10am to 4pm, other days by arrangement, phone 374 6455 or 021 897 880.

Dannevirke Anglican Church – Welcome to our Patch – St. John's Mini Market held in the hall at the back of the Church from 9am til 1pm at 174 High Street. Contact Lynette Morgans 374 8801.

Rangatira Croquet Club, McPhee Street at 1pm. Contact Bethia Campbell 374 5382 or Joe 374 8042.

The Churches of Dannevirke present…One Love Festival…The Hub carpark, Allardice Street. Fun for the whole family, free rides, some free food, kid's activities, live music, stalls and NZ Gospel history forum. 2pm to 5pm.

 

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Dave's Den – Motor Vehicle Display (8,000) and Art Gallery, 363 High Street and Hospital Street cnr, open from 10am. Further information phone 374 8432.

 

Coming events in October:

Combined Church Service 26th.

 

All inquiries for the "What's on" column please contact the Dannevirke Information Centre dvkeinfocentre@xtra.co.nz and available online at http://www.dvkeinfocentre.blogspot.com

Thursday, October 9, 2014

What's on in Dannevirke 11th - 18th October 2014

A diary of the week's events:

Saturday 11th October 2014

Dvke Fantasy Cave, 60 High Street. Open 10am to 2pm. Admission: Adult $5 and children $2.

International Police Museum and Museum Lodge, 133-137 High Street, open 10am to 4pm, other days by arrangement, phone 374 6455 or 021 897 880.

Dannevirke Anglican Church – Welcome to our Patch – St. John's Mini Market held in the hall at the back of the Church from 9am til 1pm at 174 High Street. Contact Lynette Morgans 374 8801.

Rangatira Croquet Club, McPhee Street at 1pm. Contact Bethia Campbell 374 5382 or Joe 374 8042.

SOLD OUT - Walking Tall Inc. presents '2014 Scanpower Dannevegas Fight Night at the Dannevirke Town Hall at 7pm. For more information phone Tash 374 4266.

Dannevirke Art Society 54th annual Art Exhibition – Home Industries Hall, Dannevirke A & P Showgrounds, High Street. 10am to 4pm, free entry. For more information, phone 374 7349.

Dannevirke Wood Turners exhibition Home Industries Hall, Dannevirke A & P Showgrounds, High Street. 10am to 4pm, free entry. For more information, phone 374 8054.

Cottage Quilters meet in the Hearing Association Rooms, McPhee Street from 10am onwards. For more information please contact Anne Ingram 374 6195.

 

Sunday 12th October 2014

International Police Museum and Museum Lodge, 133-137 High Street, open 10am to 4pm, other days by arrangement, phone 374 6455 or 021 897 880.

Knox Church services: 8.30am Traditional service, 10am Contemporary family style service. All welcome.

Dvke Anglican Church, Holy Eucharist at 8am NZ Prayer Book Communion and 10am Family Service Communion.

POSTPONED - Gloria Macdonald presents 'Cushion Concert (The spring series)' at the Fountain Theatre, Ward Street at 2pm. Gold coin donation. Phone 374 7996 for more information.

Dannevirke Art Society 54th annual Art Exhibition – Home Industries Hall, Dannevirke A & P Showgrounds, High Street. 10am to 4pm, free entry. For more information, phone 374 7349.

Dannevirke Wood Turners exhibition Home Industries Hall, Dannevirke A & P Showgrounds, High Street. 10am to 4pm, free entry. For more information, phone 374 8054.

 

Monday 13th October 2014

Gallery of History, 14 Gordon Street opens from 10am to 3pm.  Adult $2 and children 50c. Phone 374 6300 or 374 8091.

Viking Choir 7pm at the Dvke High School music room, all welcome, phone Sue Speedy 374 5970.

The Elske Centre for over 60's from 10am to 3pm, Dvke Anglican Church Hall, ph 374 7649. 

Dannevirke Bridge Club at Club rooms High St at 7.15pm. Contact Jan 374 9070 or Karen 374 5853.

Tots and Toddlers playgroup, SH2 Makirikiri 9.30am to 12pm, contact: Mel 374 7060.

Model Railway Club meets at 7.30pm. Contact Tristan Smiley 374 7894 for more information.

Come Dancing With Us - Old time dancing at Old Acquaintance Club, Allardice Street  Dance old favourites and learn many more, partners not necessary.  A great fun night out with a small friendly group from 7pm to 9pm. For more information phone Ron Lowe 374 5444 or Lois 374 5943.

Dannevirke Art Society 54th annual Art Exhibition – Home Industries Hall, Dannevirke A & P Showgrounds, High Street. 10am to 4pm, free entry. For more information, phone 374 7349.

Dannevirke Wood Turners exhibition Home Industries Hall, Dannevirke A & P Showgrounds, High Street. 10am to 4pm, free entry. For more information, phone 374 8054.

Tararua Bird Club meets at 7pm at the Showgrounds, Neptune Street entrance.  For more information contact Brian Beale 374 9457.

 

Tuesday 14th October 2014

Gallery of History, 14 Gordon Street opens from 10am to 3pm.  Adult $2 and children 50c. Phone 374 6300 or 374 8091.

Boot Scooters Line Dancing, low impact, 10am to 11.30am at the Scout Hall, Christian Street.

Vets Golf at the Dannevirke Golf Course. Contact Ray Beckett 374 5363.

Rua Roa Indoor Bowls, 7.30pm, Rua Roa Hall, Laws Rd. Contact Cameron McKay 374 5205.

The Elske Centre for over 60's from 10am to 3pm, Dvke Anglican Church Hall, ph 374 7649.

St John Cadets meet at St John Anglican Church Hall, High Street, 5.30pm to 7pm. Contact Glennis 374 7280 or Delwyn 374 9220.

Combined Pippin, Brownie and Guide Club meets at the Scout Hall, Christian Street from 4pm to 5.15pm. For more information contact Allie Dunn a/h 374 8822.

MenzShed in Denmark St. Open 10am to 3pm for men of all ages so come and have a look and a cuppa. Give them a call - Gary Cameron 06 376 4167, Andrew Thompson 374 8650 or Ian Barnett 374 2737.

Dannevirke Art Society 54th annual Art Exhibition – Home Industries Hall, Dannevirke A & P Showgrounds, High Street. 10am to 4pm, free entry. For more information, phone 374 7349.

Dannevirke Wood Turners exhibition Home Industries Hall, Dannevirke A & P Showgrounds, High Street. 10am to 4pm, free entry. For more information, phone 374 8054.

 

Wednesday 15th October 2014

Gallery of History, 14 Gordon Street opens from 10am to 3pm.  Adult $2 and children 50c. Phone 374 6300 or 374 8091.

Ladies Golf - Club day at the Dannevirke Golf Club - 10am start.  Contact Gwen Murphy 374 3670.

Dvke Highland Pipe band meet at Carnegie Centre, Allardice St, 7pm to 9pm. Contact Glennis 374 7280.

Dvke Brass Band meet for a full practice from 7.30pm to 9pm. Contact Sarah Kuggeleijn 374 6446.

The Elske Centre for over 60's from 10am to 3pm, Dvke Anglican Church Hall, ph 374 7649. 

Women's Home League Fellowship at 1.30pm at Salvation Army Hall. Contact 374 7750 or 374 8970.

Dannevirke Spinners and Weavers, Craft Cottage, 30 McPhee St. Weavers meet from 10am to 2.30pm, spinners from 7pm to 9pm.  Contact Anne Willis on 374 6524.

Toy Library at the Carnegie Community Centre from 10.30pm to 12.30pm.  For details phone Sandy 027 631 5228 or 374 8570.

Norsewood and Districts Playgroup, free sessions from 10am to 12pm. Contact Vanessa 374 8803.

Norsewood – Resistance band exercise and Tai–Chi at the War Memorial Hall from 9am to 10am.  Contact Ella Domper 374 0786.

Rangatira Croquet Club, McPhee Street at 1pm. Contact Bethia Campbell 374 5382 or Joe 374 8042.

Dannevirke Art Society 54th annual Art Exhibition – Home Industries Hall, Dannevirke A & P Showgrounds, High Street. 10am to 4pm, free entry. For more information, phone 374 7349.

Dannevirke Wood Turners exhibition Home Industries Hall, Dannevirke A & P Showgrounds, High Street. 10am to 4pm, free entry. For more information, phone 374 8054.

Dvke Service & Citizens Friendship Club meets for fellowship & friendship. New members welcome. Contact Betty Burgess 374 8214 for more information.

 

Thursday 16th October 2014

Gallery of History, 14 Gordon Street opens from 10am to 3pm.  Adult $2 and children 50c. Phone 374 6300 or 374 8091.

Dannevirke Art Society meets at the studio, 30 McPhee St, for painting and drawing, 10am onwards. For more information phone June 374 9833. 

Alcoholics Anonymous meets at The Hub, Gordon Street at Noon.

Norsewood Craft Group meets in the pottery room, from 10.30am to 3.30pm. A minimal charge applies.

Ruahine Ramblers leisure marching team, Sports Centre - Anderson St at 6.30pm. Contact Marj 374 8725.

Spinning class at 5.30pm at Resultz Gym, Piripiri Road, Contact Tania 027 662 9866 or 374 7319.

Preschool music and movement, 10.30am to 11.30am, Anglican Church Hall, everyone welcome, no charge, for more information phone Julie McDougall 374 5630.

MenzShed workshop and meeting room, Denmark Street, down the alleyway between Dorrington Poole and Dvke Budget Advice. Open 10am to 3pm for men of all ages.

Dannevirke Anglican Church, Holy Eucharist at 10am.

Dannevirke Art Society 54th annual Art Exhibition – Home Industries Hall, Dannevirke A & P Showgrounds, High Street. 10am to 4pm, free entry. For more information, phone 374 7349.

Dannevirke Wood Turners exhibition Home Industries Hall, Dannevirke A & P Showgrounds, High Street. 10am to 4pm, free entry. For more information, phone 374 8054.

 

Friday 17th October 2014

Gallery of History, 14 Gordon Street opens from 10am to 3pm.  Adult $2 and children 50c. Phone 374 6300 or 374 8091.

Boot Scooters Line Dancing.  Low impact - 10am to 11am at the Scout Hall, Christian Street.

Dannevirke Spinners and Weavers, Craft Cottage, 30 McPhee St. Spinners meet from 10am to 2.30pm. Contact Anne Willis on 374 6524.

Toy Library at the Carnegie Community Centre from 10.30pm to 12.30pm.  For details phone Sandy 027 631 5228 or 374 8570.

Dannevirke Bridge Club meet at the club rooms High St at 1pm. Contact Jan 374 9070 or Karen 374 5853.

Dannevirke Anglican Church – Welcome to our Patch – St. John's Mini Market held in the hall at the back of the Church from 9am til 1pm at 174 High Street. Contact Lynette Morgans 374 8801.

Housie at the Old Acquaintance Club, Allardice Street. Social afternoon 1.30pm start with afternoon tea provided, small cost involved. All welcome.

Dannevirke Art Society 54th annual Art Exhibition – Home Industries Hall, Dannevirke A & P Showgrounds, High Street. 10am to 4pm, free entry. For more information, phone 374 7349.

Dannevirke Wood Turners exhibition Home Industries Hall, Dannevirke A & P Showgrounds, High Street. 10am to 4pm, free entry. For more information, phone 374 8054.

64th Handcraft Competiton and Display – by SHB Federation of Women's Institutes at the Dannevirke Sports Club, High Street. 10am to Noon – hall open to accept entries, the public and other organisations are very welcome to compete. 1pm to 3pm – hall closed for judging. 3pm to 5pm open to the public. For more information phone 374 8287.

 

Saturday 18th October 2014

Dvke Fantasy Cave, 60 High Street. Open 10am to 12.30pm. Admission: Adult $5 and children $2.

International Police Museum and Museum Lodge, 133-137 High Street, open 10am to 4pm, other days by arrangement, phone 374 6455 or 021 897 880.

Dannevirke Anglican Church – Welcome to our Patch – St. John's Mini Market held in the hall at the back of the Church from 9am til 1pm at 174 High Street. Contact Lynette Morgans 374 8801.

Rangatira Croquet Club, McPhee Street at 1pm. Contact Bethia Campbell 374 5382 or Joe 374 8042.

Dannevirke Art Society 54th annual Art Exhibition – Home Industries Hall, Dannevirke A & P Showgrounds, High Street. 10am to 7pm, free entry. For more information, phone 374 7349.

Dannevirke Wood Turners exhibition Home Industries Hall, Dannevirke A & P Showgrounds, High Street. 10am to 7pm, free entry. For more information, phone 374 8054.

64th Handcraft Competiton and Display – by SHB Federation of Women's Institutes at the Dannevirke Sports Club, High Street. 10am to 4pm. Prize giving at 3.45pm. For more information phone 374 8287.

Dannevirke Garden and Craft Expo 20th anniversary, Totara College, Ruahine Street. Carnival theme – major sponsor Scanpower. Adults $4, students/children free. For more information phone 374 6165.

Also featuring the Pahiatua Vintage Railcar with return trips from Dannevirke to Matamau. $20 adults, $10 children – tickets available from the Information Centre, High Street.

Dannevirke Floral Art Group exhibition "Let's Party", Rawhiti Lodge Hall, 191 High Street 9.30am – 4pm. $2 entry. For more information phone 374 7228.

Dannevirke Cottage Quilters exhibition of quilts and crafts at Huia Range School hall, Cole Street. 9am – 4pm $2 entry. For more information contact 374 6195.

"Dog Dayz" Ruahine Kennel Association, A & P Showgrounds, High Street. All Breeds Dog Shows. Judging begins at 8.30am. Noon Saturday Kidz 'n' Kanines. Bring your pet dog along and experience the world of dog shows for yourself. For more information phone 374 5200.

 

Daily

Dave's Den – Motor Vehicle Display (8,000) and Art Gallery, 363 High Street and Hospital Street cnr, open from 10am. Further information phone 374 8432.

 

Coming events in October:

Art Society and Wood Turners exhibition 19th, Animal and pet blessing 19th, Floral Art exhibition 19th, Ruahine Kennel Assn dog show 19th, Cottage quilter's exhibition 19th, Country music club 19th, Dannevirke Combined Churches fun day 25th.

 

All inquiries for the "What's on" column please contact the Dannevirke Information Centre dvkeinfocentre@xtra.co.nz and available online at http://www.dvkeinfocentre.blogspot.com