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Occasion Information: What’s On In Marlborough

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Marlborough A&P Present: A&P Park, Maxwell Rd from 8am. Animals, dog trials, terrier race, shearing, wooden chopping, vintage machinery, leisure, animal nursery, arts and crafts, commerce exhibits, side present, youngsters entertainment, food and more.

Craft Market: Crafts, jewellery, plants, knitting, shabby chic, backyard art, hats, gentle toys, bulbs etc. 9am to 1pm. Market Pl.

Avenue Q theatre restaurant begins on Friday at the Blenheim Musical Theatre.

Militaria and Gun Show: Nelson Marlborough Antique and Historical Arms Association with antique firearms, militaria and the Marlborough RSA army collection. Gold coin donation. Clubs of Marlborough immediately 10am to 4pm or Sunday 10am to 2pm.

Flaunting Flora: Victorian Embroidery exhibition and Devonshire Tea at the Marlborough Girls’s Membership on High st. 10am to 4pm in the present day and Sunday.

Garden Marlborough Garden Celebration: Wither Hills Winery, 6.30pm to 9.30pm. Tickets $ninety five, 0800627527.

Danse Macabre: Pole performance and burlesque acts. Picton Little Theatre, 7pm to 9pm. Tickets $25 from Alyssum’s or Take Observe Picton.

Women's Cotton  LOVE HURTS Short Sleeve  Tops TeesHigh of the South Movie Festival: Finest movie makers, actors, actresses, directors, editors etc. ASB Theatre Marlborough, 7.30pm. Tickets $20.

Christmas Dance: High of the South Rock and Roll Club with reside band Route 66. Renwick Memorial Hall, 7.3pm. BYO drinks and a plate of meals for supper. Tickets $15 0211751574. No door gross sales.

Armistice Day: Parade and wreath laying in Seymour Square at 11am.

Taylor10: Run/stroll event is all about getting match and participating. Register from 7am, race starts 8.30am. Youngsters 2km race begins 9.15am. Taylor River Reserve.

Artisan Market: Vegetables, craft, brunch, espresso. Wynen St car park, 9am to 1pm.

Community Potters Exhibition: Annual ceramics exhibition. WK constructing nook of Grove and Alfred St. 10am to four.30pm day by day.

Redwood Market: 8am to noon, Cleghorn St automotive park. Plants, produce, playing cards, jewellery, flowers, handcrafts. Supporting hospice. Alison 5785109.

Ulysses Club: 10am, meet at the Vines Village. Prospective members welcome.

Marlborough Museum: Brayshaw Heritage Park, daily 10am to 4pm. 5781712.

Picton Museum: 10am to 4pm every day, 9 London Quay, 5738283.

Vintage Farm Machinery: 10am to 3pm, Brayshaw Vintage farm. Guided tours out there, Doris 5794357.

Brooklyn Croquet Club: Golf croquet at Whitehead Park, 15 Brooklyn Dr, 1pm, Saturday, Tuesday and Thursday. Afternoon tea supplied.

Boot Sale: 8am to 2pm Blenheim Railway Station car park, Grove Rd. John 5783918.


Nelmac Garden Marlborough Garden Fete: Seymour Sq., 9am to 3pm. Crafts, plants, garden artwork and products, entertainment and Eat Street.

Walk 2 D’Toes MND: 2.7km walk alongside the Taylor River as a fundraiser for Motor Neurone Disease. Choose up your t-shirt from 9am, walk starts 10am.

Tourettes Hoey and Skyscraper Stan: Le Cafe, Picton, 7pm to 10pm. Poet Dominic Hoey and singer Stanley Woodhouse.

Blenheim Nation Music Membership: Redwoodtown College Hall, 2pm to 5pm. $3 contains afternoon tea. Kathy 5779659 or Brian 5736556.

Blenheim Pony Club: Pony Club Grounds, New Renwick Rd, 10am Michelle 5728984 or Grant 5782100.

Blenheim Bonsai Group: Intrigued by Bonsai trees and want to know more? Show and tree workshop, Selmes Nursery, 141 Battys Rd, 1pm until 3pm. John 0294783464 or Rod 021755100.

Reboot Group: Wesley Centre, Blenheim from 4pm. Be refreshed and encouraged. Steve 0273688343.

Ulysses: Lunch ride to Clarence Bridge and back to Ward. Meet at the Blenheim Railway Station south finish, experience departs 11am.

Marlborough Farmers’ Market: Every Sunday, 9am to noon, A&P Park, Maxwell Rd.

Marlborough Golf Club: Marlborough residents golf, Sunday afternoons and all day Mondays. Play 18 holes $15 or 9 holes $10. Plus half worth inexperienced-charges after 4pm daily.

Marlborough Rock and Mineral Membership: Brayshaw Park. 10am to 4pm, rocks, minerals, crystals, work room and books. Free.

Modellers Society: Mannequin boat and yacht sailing at Brayshaw Park, 1pm to 4pm.

Riverside Railway: Prepare departs from Brayshaw Park Station 1.15pm and 3pm for Omaka and return. 1.45pm for Beaver Station, Riverside Park, central Blenheim and return. Cash only. Verify timetable

Kapahaka, Tua Marina Corridor: 12 to 3pm, all welcome.

Keyboard Club: 1.45pm, digital keyboards. Adrienne 5786589.

Model Aero Club: ARA, Wairau Valley, 9am, Murray 5789199 or Tony 5779776.

Petanque: 10am, 65A Weld St, Chris 5787303. or John 5779789.


Renwick Founding Families: Have fun on the Renwick Museum and Library, 1pm to 3pm. Bookings 5781712.

Barbershop Singing: Spring Creek Hall, 7pm. Brian 5780692 or Johan 5785789.

Rose Society: 7.30pm, Senior Citizens Corridor, High St, Margaret 570 5414.

Cake Decorators Guild: Salvation Army Rooms, 7pm, Jo 5778916 or Donelle 5783005.

University for the Third Age: A place where those who are retired or nearing retirement can keep their brain lively. Includes guest audio system, lessons and wine appreciation. Neville 577 5688.

Bridge Membership: Clubs of Marlborough, $4. Monday, 7.10pm, Alison 021212797. Tuesday, 7.10pm, Carolyn 5784856. Wednesday, 1.10pm, Nancy 5779401. Thursday, 7.10pm, Thelma 5788422.

Spring Creek Playcentre: Right now and Wednesday, 9.30am to noon, 46A Ferry Rd, gold coin donation. Smyth 021748635.

Renwick Playcentre: Monday and Friday, 9.30am to noon. 0-6 years. 5728106.

Linkwater Playcentre: 9.30am to noon. Linkwater Hall, 1353 Queen Charlotte Dr. 0210380751.

Kinder Music Programme: Schooling through music for kids newborn to 5. Megan 0211113303.

Ladies only rides: Departs 6pm from AvantiPlus Blenheim, for freshmen to elite. End with coffee at Fairweathers.

Dillons Level Playgroup: Right this moment and Wednesday, 9am to noon, Vibrant Centre, 2 Dillons Point Rd. Wendy 5792089.

Boys Brigade: Juniors 6pm, seniors 7pm. The Foundry behind the Wesley Centre. Chris 0274579004.

Care and Craft Centre of NZ Belief: Nativity Centre, 10am. Daybreak 5775002 or Judith 5786209.

Scottish Country Dancing Membership: 7.30pm to 9.30pm, Whitney Street School Hall. Miriam 9284479 or Heather 5782177.

Group Potters’ Club: Wheel throwing classes with Steve Holtrum. 7pm to 9pm, clubrooms, 2A Dillon’s Level Rd. Steve 0272404593 or Sarah 0211030464.

Picton Girl Guides: 6pm to 8pm, St Josephs Faculty. Ladies aged 9 and a half to year 9. Fun and adventure. 0211700401.

Marlborough Guild of Woodworkers: 9am to 9pm, Brayshaw Park. Philip 5705188.

Blenheim Badminton Club: Juniors 5.30 to 7pm, Seniors 7pm to 9pm, St Mary’s Corridor, Cnr Hodson & Francis St. Mike 5791954.

Rummy O Membership: 12.45pm, BBC Corridor 65a Weld St, Doug 5779061 or Gillian 5783140.

RSA Leisure Group: 10am, RSA lounge, Clubs of Marlborough. Russell 5778716 or Merlene 5788212.

Barbershop Chorus: Rehearsals 7pm, Spring Creek Hall, Jim 5786927.

Porcelain Artists: 10am, Brooklyn Croquet Club, June 5788891 or Marjorie 5777015.

Picton Strolling Group: 9.30am, Picton RSA automotive park. Val 5736614.

50+ Walking Group: All walks leave the Nativity Church automotive park at 10am. Phone Colin 5793101 for the vacation spot this week.

Weavers’ Group: 10,30am, Beavertown Corridor, Brayshaw Park. Rose 5783065 or Judy 5742419. Deliver alongside lunch.

Lacemakers: St Ninian’s Hall, Alabama Rd, Blenheim, 10am, Rosemary 5728865.

Euchre: Clubs of Marlborough, 7pm, 5781059.

Dillon’s Level Community Play Group: 9am to noon today and Wednesday, $2 per child, $3 household, morning tea. Wendy 5792089.


Alzheimers Marlborough: Drop in to the Blenheim Library from 11am to noon for details about services for individuals affected by dementia.

Women Brigade: All ages, 5.30pm to 7pm. The Foundry, John St. Sarah 0277586991.

Blenheim Rangers: 6pm to 8pm, Eltham Rd Guide Hall, Blenheim. For women 13 to 18 years. Jaimee 0277776025.

Hands for Humanity: Youth group, 5.30pm to 7pm, Riversdale Community Home, Budge St. Suzie 0276444708.

Fun Fitness: Redwoodtown Hall, at this time and Thursday 11am.

Fresh Water Anglers Membership: Whitehead Park Bowling Membership, Brooklyn Dr, Blenheim from 7.30pm. Guest audio system, information on fly and spin fishing and a chance to meet different anglers.

Young Farmers Membership: Ages 18-31, Sue 0274450815 or Paul 0276961552.

Friendship Group: Riversdale Group Home, 131 Budge St, 10am, gold coin donation. Judith 5785981.

Story Time: Marlborough Libraries, 10.30am.

Spinning: 7pm, Lynne 5729201 or Pauline 5729989.

Toastmasters Membership: Sunbelt Audio system, Be taught public speaking and enhance your confidence. Marlborough Community Faculty, sixty five Scott St, 6.30pm. Jenny 5781506.

Cribbage: Clubs of Marlborough, 7.25pm.

Badminton: Central Badminton Club, 7pm to 9pm, Marlborough Boys’ School gym, new members welcome. Lyn 0272402814.

Housie: Picton Club and RSA. 7pm begin. Large enjoyable for small outlay. Sandy 5736016

Renwick Plunket Playgroup: Renwick Playcentre,. 26 Havelock St, 9am to 11.30am. Morning tea. Gold coin donation. 5785633.

Music four Minors: 9.30am to 10.15am, The Foundry, John St. Gold coin donation. All preschoolers and their caregivers are welcome, morning tea is supplied. Supported by Oasis Family Church.

Over 60 Pool Group: Every non-pension Tuesday, Redwood Tavern, 1.30pm. Free.

Salvation Army Toy Library: Right this moment 10am to 11.30am, Wednesday three.15 to 4.30pm and Friday 10am to four.30pm.

Superans’ Pool Membership: Redwood Tavern and different venues. 1.30pm to 3.30pm, $2. Nancy 5782551 or Colin 5793101.

Renwick Market: Anglican Church Corridor, 10am to 1pm. Contemporary veg, clothes, walnuts, jams, all variety family goods plus. Sales tables out there. Donations accepted. Stalls $5 table or fee sales, Sylvia 5729070.

Drawing Group: Marlborough Art Society, 1pm to 3pm, Prue 5788888.

Golf Croquet: At present, Thursday and Sunday, 1pm, Blenheim Croquet Membership, Parker St. Christine 5727988.

Marlborough Singers: Rehearsal 7pm to 9pm, Auditorium, Wesley Centre, 3 Henry St, Mere 5728261.

Picton Squash Club: Social games, Dublin St courts, 7pm, Adam 5737009.

Sketching Club: Marlborough Art Society rooms, 204 High St, 1pm till 3pm.

Paper Tole: At present and Wednesday, 10am, Kathy 5779368.

Brayshaw Park Spinners: Beavertown Hall, 10am, Lynne 5702072.

Picton Badminton Club: QCC gym, 7pm, $2.50.

Tennis Membership: Ladies morning, 9am, morning tea 10am. Perena 5705390.

Line Dancing: Fairhall Corridor, 6.30pm. Novices $6, $3 below 15. Judith 5787554.

Redwoodtown Plunket Group: 21 Bythell St, 9.30am to eleven.30am, gold coin donation. 5785633.

Storytime Picton: 10.30am, Picton Library.

Fibre spinning: With Marlborough Creative Fibre, 10am to 2pm, Beavertown Hall, Brayshaw Park. Free lessons. Bring your personal lunch. Lynn 5202072.


Picton Poets: Meet 10.30am on the Picton Library.

St Mary’s Youth Group: Yr 8 and nine students 5.30pm. Yr 10 college students 7pm. St Mary’s College Corridor.

Elim Youth Group: Richmond View College. Years 7 and 8 6pm. 12 months 9 7pm. Alf 5789053.

Picton Scottish Country Dance Membership: 7.30pm, Picton Little Theatre, Lynda 0212600860.

Chinese Dancing: Senior Citizens Hall, 172 High St, 10.30am to eleven.30am, both health and traditional dances. $3. Mandy 0224326886.

Picton Poets: 10.30am. Ruby 5737437.

Blenheim Playcentre: Mother or father-led early childhood education. Monday to Friday 9.15am to 11.45am, 17 Eltham Rd.

Depression Help Group: Audio system, outings, suggestions and help. Work collectively to assist one another, get effectively and keep properly. 10am to 11.30am, Bread of Life, 14 Stephenson St, Barb 5781355.

Quiz: Picton Membership and RSA. Registration 7pm. Sandy 5736016.

Social Dance Membership: Nurses’ Recreation Hall, Wairau Hospital, Taylor Pass Rd entrance.

Ballroom, Latin, Sequence and Rock n’ Roll: $2. Colin 5793101 or Veronica 5775539.

Kindy Gym: In the present day 1.30pm to 2.30pm and Thursday 10.30am to 11.30am on the Blenheim Gymnastics Membership in Opawa St, Blenheim. $3. [email protected]

Picton Menz Shed: 1pm to 4pm and Saturday 10am to 1pm. 8 Wairau Rd, Picton. Invoice 5735507.

Quest: intermediate age youth group, 7pm to eight.30pm, Picton Baptist Church, 293 Waikawa Rd, Bronwyn 021 046 2434.

Vintage Car Club: Automotive museum, Brayshaw Park 1.30pm to 3.30pm right this moment and Sunday, entry by donation.

Woodbourne Playgroup: Right this moment and Monday, 9.30am to 11.30am, Woodbourne Neighborhood Centre, Tracey 5728999 or Michaela 5727078.

Mah-Jong: 1pm to 4pm, Marina Cove Retirement Village, Waikawa Rd, Picton. $2. Classes for learners.

Golden Oldies Rugby: Training 6.30pm, Awarua Park, Paul 0272495887 or Ray 0274452970.

Painting for Pleasure: All mediums, Marlborough Artwork Society, 10am, Prue 5788888.

Croquet: Blenheim Croquet Club, Parker St. 1pm, today, right this moment Saturday and Monday. Anne 5783519.

Quizmaster Quiz: Clubs of Marlborough, 7.15pm, fun, pleasant and free. Glenn 5784184.

Picton Toy Library: 3.15pm to 4pm for families to rent toys at a minimal rental. Nicola 5739005.

Picton Squash Membership: Teaching for youngsters, Dublin St courts, 4pm to 5pm. Adam 5737009 or Shirley 5737227.

Petanque: 1pm, 65A Weld St, John 5779789 or Chris 5787303.

Dance Membership: Ballroom and social 7.30pm, Nurses Recreation Hall, Taylor Move Rd, Marilyn 5795427 or Margaret 5787323.

Clay Target Membership: Keith 5757065.

Community Knitters Group: St Christopher’s, cnr Cleghorn and Weld St 1.30pm, Mrs Brown 5786033.

Sit and Be Fit: With Sue at Riversdale Neighborhood House, 131 Budge St. 10.30am to eleven.30am immediately and 1pm to 2.30pm Mondays. 5780469.


Lecture: Brian MacDonald talks about his adventures amongst the nomadic tribes of Iran and Afghanistan, illustrating the woven art of the nomads as they moved over the lands they have travelled for generations. A Marlborough Decorative Tremendous Artwork Society lecture at the Marlborough Research Centre, 6.15 pm Tickets $30, 0211622074.

Seniors’ Club: 2pm, Senior Residents Corridor, 172 Excessive St. John 5787767.

Older Individual Seminar: St Christopher’s Hall, Redwoodtown. 10am to 1pm. Morning tea and lunch offered. Donation appreciated. Guest speakers. Wendy 5794446 or 0212230160. Pink Cross van available for those without transport.

Picton Playcentre: 9.30am to noon. Immediately and Tuesday. 5735665.

M & Ms, Music and Motion: Elim Centre Hall, Burleigh Rd, 9am and 10.30am, $2 household, 578 9053.

Out of doors Bowls: Whitehead Park, 14 Brooklyn Dr, 9.30am, fun morning, $1, mufti, bowls equipped, John 5779111 or Roberta 5775596

Day trip on Thursday: Marlborough Artwork Society artwork group, 10am to 1pm, all mediums. Jennifer 5793967.

Wairau Presbyterian Parish Youth Group: Yr 6 to 8 college students 6pm. St Ninians Church, Tineke 5788895.

Brownies: 5.30pm to 7pm, Churchward Park Guide Hall, Blenheim. For women 7 to 9 and a half. Rose 0212818027.

Woman Guides: 6pm to 8pm, Churchward Park Guide Corridor, Blenheim. For girls 9 to thirteen. Rose 0212818027.

Blenheim Masters Swimmers: Stadium 2000, 7pm to 8pm. Jodie 5791780.

Thursday Zingers: Enjoyable singing group, 7pm to 9pm. Textual content 0210464841 or 5780094.

Blenheim Menz Shed: Thursday and Monday, 1pm to 4pm and Saturday 9am until noon. Dave 5792221 or Trevor 021984883.

Kick N Catch with Mums Circuit Class: Thursday, Friday and Tuesday 9.30am. Take a circuit class whereas the youngsters be taught kick and catch abilities. Circuit Class $5, youngster $3 more than 1 little one $10 whole. Blenheim Indoor Sports activities and Ten Pin Bowling. 578 4851.

Board Games: Free. 10am to noon, Crossroads, 2 Redwood St. Robert 5785395.

Redwoodtown Badminton: 9am to 11.30am. Racquets obtainable, new members welcome. Simcox Stadium, Battys Rd, 9am. Linley 5792337.

Picton Cribbage Group: 1.30pm, Marina Cove Village, Waikawa Rd, Picton. $2. Wilma 5737037.

Highland Pipe Band: 7.30pm, The Foundry, Wesley Hall, John St. Noel 5786365.

Rock and Roll Club: Clubs of Marlborough, 7.30pm. Sally 0212573283, Erin 0272341709, Wayne 02108194420.


Avenue Q: Theatre restaurant on the Blenheim Musical Theatre. A puppet-stuffed comedy which follows a group of 20-somethings in search of their goal in big-city Life. 6.30pm until December 2.

Christmas Charity Concert: TEMPO, At present’s Rising Musicians Performing Onstage with the Salvation Military Brass Band. 7pm, Wesley Centre. Entry a brand new unwrapped gift for the Salvation Military’s toy enchantment. [email protected]

Sit and Be Match: 10.15am at Crossroads, 2 Redwood St, Blenheim. Straightforward exercise for all ages. Donations welcome. 5785395.

Warriors of Christ: Youth Group. Underneath year 9 college students 6.30pm, St Mary’s School Hall.

Wairau Presbyterian Parish Youth Group: Year 9 to thirteen students 7pm. St Ninians Church, Tineke 5788895.

Youth Group: Seddon Corridor, 7pm.

Tunes for Tots: Music, a snack and play for preschoolers. 9.30am. Nativity Church Corridor. $2 per child. 5783909.

Bubbles and Bounce: Music session for preschoolers followed by morning tea and play. Gold coin donation. 10am, St Ninian’s Church Corridor, Riley Cres. Alyson 0272612852.

Bolivia Playing cards Group: 12.45pm, St Christopher’s corridor. Doug 5779061.

Pastel Painting: Marlborough Art Society, 10am to 2pm. Prue 5788888.

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