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Dannevirke Gallery of History 'Old Times Washing Day' display Sept - Nov 2020
Featuring underwear and washing machines from days gone by. Also check out the lovely old telephone box which has recently been refurbished
Circuit class in the gym using cardio and weights equipment and finishing with balance and core
Learners Licence Course Pahiatua
Are you over 18? Do you need your licence or driving without one? Then this course is for you. Course aimed at adults and those not at school. Come along and be supported to learn the Rode Code ready to sit the test at the AA. The course fee includes the cost of sitting the test.Dates: Sept Monday 28th, Tuesday 29th, Wednesday 30th, and October Thursday 1st – sitting the test on Friday 2nd October at the Palmerston North VTNZ (time to be confirmed)Tutors: Karolyn Donald and Rachael MacKenzie
Pūkaha Junior Ranges School Holiday Programme
Pūkaha Junior Rangers is a school holiday programme with a conservation focus . It's a chance for 5-14-year-olds to experience hands-on learning in Pūkaha's nature reserve. Junior Rangers will help prepare food for our manu (birds) and feed the tuna (long-finned eels). Learn about the ngahere (forest) and how Pūkaha's captive breeding programme is helping to protect and restore Aotearoa's unique flora and fauna.
Sit and Be Fit
A seated and standing class which includes cardio, strength, balance and core
Defensive Driving Course
This is an approved NZTA course and certificate will be issued on completion. Open to all licence holders. A one-on-one 1 hour training sessions is includedTuesdays and Thursdays 26 September, 1st, 6 & 8 October 2020
Supercue Seniors - Tuesdays during term time
A movement to music class introducing 'super cueing' for optimal body awareness, posture and movement. It caters for seated, standing or active participants and uses resistance bands and dumbbells.
This course is ideal for coaches, volunteers or staff to learn about safe working practices when engaging with children.
Push Play Aerobics - Pahiatua
Low impact aerobics class to music in a friendly environment. Concentrates on general fitness and core strength.
Jetboat through the Manawatu Gorge
Experience the Manawatu Gorge from a new perspective at this introductory price. Bookings are essential.
Railcar trip through the Manawatu Gorge
Hooray, the railcar is back doing their fabulous trips from Woodville to Ashhurst and return, the kids will love it!
Maths is Fun - School Holiday Programme
Maths is so much more fun than you might think. Go along to the library and join in the fun activities.
Time to pass your restricted licence?
This course will help you avoid the most common mistakes that cause people to fail their restricted licence test. Free course with a local driving instructor.
Dannevirke Art Society 60th Anniversary Exhibition
This annual event showcases the very talented artists in and around the Tararua District. There will also be works for sale.9th 5:30pm - 7:00pm - $5.00 entry. 10 - 18 10:00am - 4:00pm, free entry
Introduction to Welding
Have you ever wanting to learn welding? Think of all the projects you could do or small repair jobs! This is a fee's free course for 3 days a week (6 weeks in total)
Basic Adult Art Classes
2020 ART CLASSES A Basic Art Course for Adult Learners: Materials and Techniques: an Introduction to Basic Skills and Concepts with reference to selected artists.
Cooking on a budget for Adult Learners
This workshop uses a welcoming group environment to show ways to make delicious, cost effective meals to feed your family for less.
New Zealand Sign Language - Term 4 - 14 October - 25 November
Why not learn sign Language?? Classes for beginners and to refresh.
Ruahine Ramblerz Marching Team Open Day
Have you fancied yourself in a marching team/ This group of fabulous marchers welcome you to their Open Day to find out more about it and see their performance.
SHB Womens Institute 70th Anniversary Craft Show
Showcasing the wide array of handcrafts that are made by these members. Pop along to check out what's on offer here.
Dannevirke Floral Art Group ' Floral Tune'
Beautiful floral arrangements to view with a theme of 'Floral Tune' There will also be a Club Design Competition.
Dannevirke Quilt Show
Go and see the gorgeous quilts made by the Cottage Quilters, there will also be raffles and a merchant mall
Prediabetes "Take Action' Get Educated
If you or a family member have been diagnosed with prediabetes come along to learn about:- What is prediabetes and how you can manage it - How you can reduce your risk of developing Type 2 DiabetesAll of our education sessions are free. Please register via our website or phone 06 357 5992.
Tararua College Community Duathon
An event for all the family to participate in..pre-schoolers through to adults.
Woodville Street Market
Check out the range of crafts on offer at the local monthly street market.
Elske Centre Open Craft & Activities Day
A wide variety of crafts available for sale here. Pop in and have a look and see whats on offer
Dannevirke Market Day
This is a huge market along the High Street. Here you will find shop bargains as well as crafts, food and produce. Make sure to stop in, you'll be sure to find a bargain!
Quiz Night at The Old Dairy Factory - Norsewood
Come and support Norsewood and the renovation of the old building with a Quiz Night. Get a group of 6 together in a team! Prizes for the winning team!
Mangatainoka Motors Two Wheeled Day
Calling all motorcycle enthusiasts!! If you have a passion for these two-wheeled machines bring your bike to Tui Brewery for a fabulous day to display your sweet ride for other motorcycle enthusiasts and general public to enjoy and in doing so, compete to win some sweet prizes.
Pūkaha Community Open Day
Fun activities for the whole family. Everyone is welcome to come and check out what's happening. Entry is by koha
Learn the fascinating stories of early settlers in this historic Settlers Cemetery.
Dannevirke Viking Choir Spring Concert
Don't miss this opportunity to hear the Viking Choir in their performance celebrating Spring
Eketahuna Club Spring Clean Car Boot and Plant sale
There will be lots of plants and second-hand items for sale as well as a sausage sizzle. Stalls cost just $5.00
Pukaha's Wairarapa Garden Tour
2020 marks 10 years of Pūkaha’s much loved annual fundraiser – the Pūkaha Wairarapa Garden Tour.This two-day, self-drive garden tour will feature beautiful and unique gardens in South Wairarapa. Sure to delight gardeners of all ages, we’re excited to be bringing you some firm favourites and some new gardens that haven’t been on the tour before.2020 will showcase gardens from Featherston, Martinborough, Greytown to as far north as Carterton. As always, the tour offers plenty of variety: gardens for small spaces, sustainable edibles, natives, ornamentals, rural homestead gardens and urban courtyards.
NZ Red Cross First Aid Courses
Red Cross has a range of courses that give everyone in the community a way to gain first aid skills.
Folk Night at The Old Dairy Factory in Norsewood
Four different folk artists will be presenting half-an-hour each of their favourite folk songs. Let's get a bit tradional
Mad Hatters Market Day
Don't miss this fun Market Day that is held annually when the train comes to town
Mangatainoka Vintage vs Brexit vs EU Car Day
Calling all Vintage car owners!! If you have a passion for these machines bring your car to Tui Brewery for a fabulous day to display your sweet ride for other car enthusiasts and general public to enjoy and in doing so, compete to win some sweet prizes.
Carols by Candlelight at The Old Dairy Factory in Norsewood
Come along and celebrate Christmas with the community.
Viking Festival in Norsewood
Awesome celebration of all things Viking, go and join the celebration of the Scandinavian history of Norsewood
Kumeroa Primary School Fundraiser Trek
Bring family and friends and join in for a fun day out horse riding through the Kumeroa district. Ride through river crossings, farmlands and native bush. A six hour trek including lunch and refreshments. Park up at Armistead Woolshed. Pre-registration is required. by 19 February 2021