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Selwyn Times: December 20, 2016

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® 14 Tuesday December 20 2016 SELWYN TIMES UPCOMING EVENTS new years eve saturday 31 december, 6.30pm – 12.30am North Hagley Park by Victoria Lake Enjoy family entertainment from 6.30pm including a ‘kids midnight’ countdown at 8.30pm. From 9pm the party continues with DJ’s and live music including headline act The Easy Hearts bringing you into the New Year with a midnight fireworks display. Ingham’s lazy sundays hobnail sunday 8 january, 3 – 4.30pm, archery lawn Hobnail combine folk, celtic and country influences to their superb musicianship and songwriting to blend it all into a show that will take the audience on a dazzling ride. Ingham’s lazy sundays mike field quintet sunday 15 january, 3 – 4.30pm, archery lawn Mike Field, Jazz Trumpeter born and raised in Canada, returns to Christchurch with his bright, upbeat and energetic music. His latest album Attic Jump (2015), reached the top of the Canadian jazz charts. kite day sunday 29 january, 12noon – 3pm new brighton beach, north of the pier Kites of all shapes and sizes will flutter and soar over New Brighton beach delighting all. Make your own or grab one from The Kite Shop and enjoy a fun family day out at the beach. FOR MORE INFORMATION VISIT SUMMERTIMES.CO.NZ Proudly produced by

SELWYN TIMES Tuesday December 20 2016 15 Email tom.doudney@starmedia.kiwi by 5pm each Wednesday Darfield Christmas Grotto Tuesday to Friday, 3-6pm Visiting children will receive a small gift and photos can be taken with Father Christmas. Schools or pre-schools wishing to arrange group visits outside these hours can call Malvern Community Board chairwoman Jenny Gallagher on 027 497 0120. Darfield Jail, West Coast Rd Selwyn Gallery Summer Collection Tuesday to Sunday, 10am-4pm, until January 29 Selwyn Gallery’s Summer Collection of artists will showcase all mediums of art. The variety of work on display will include greenstone, teapots, scarves, ceramics, jewellery and wood carvings. Among the work by regular contributing artists, the gallery will also display art by Lynda Bell and Jane Riley. Selwyn Gallery, 17 South Tce, Darfield. Free entry Christmas Concert Tuesday, 6.30pm Get along to this concert featuring the Selwyn Community Choir members and Learn to Sing Rolleston participants. The entry cost will be the donation of one item of non-perishable food per person, which will go to the Ellesmere Food Bank to help those in need. Rolleston Community Centre, 94 Rolleston Dr Fragile Blue Wednesday to Sunday, 10am- 4pm, until January 22 This art show celebrates five years as a community-run gallery and also highlights the fragility of our own blue planet. Down by the Liffey Gallery, 1 James St, Lincoln. Free entry Babytimes/Wā Pēpi Tuesday, 11-11.30am Go along to the library for a fun babytimes session. During each session, there will be a variety of stories, songs, rhymes, finger-plays and other bookrelated activities. The programme has been aimed at under twoyear-olds. Te Hapua Halswell Centre, 341 Halswell Rd Weekend Markets The local markets have a lot on offer from fresh produce to handmade crafts West Melton Market: Saturday, 9am-noon. St Paul’s Church CHRISTMAS FUN: A twilight Christmas market will be held at the Lincoln Green, Gerald St, on Thursday, from 4-7pm. As well as market stalls, there will be a visit from Father Christmas, face-painting, hula-hoop fun and Christmas music from the Selwyn Community Choir at 6.15pm. ​ Lincoln Farmers’ and Craft Market: Saturday, 10am-1pm. Gerald St, Lincoln Darfield Market: Saturday, 10am-2pm, next to Farmlands on South Tce, Darfield Edendale Car Boot Sale: Sunday, 10am-3pm, Edendale Cafe, 888 Sandy Knolls Rd, West Melton Running Groups The running groups aim to get like-minded members of the community fit and engaged with each other. All running groups have a stagnated start to cater for different abilities Lincoln Road Runners: Tuesday registration from 5.30pm, starts at 6pm. 3km or 6km. Starts at Lincoln University. Gold coin donation Malvern Road Runners: Tuesday registration from 5.40pm, starts at 6pm. 3km or 6km. Starts from Malvern Netball Centre Prebbleton Runners: Tuesday registration from 6pm. 3km or 6km walk or run. Starts from Prebbleton Reserve soccer ground. Gold coin donation Ellesmere Road Runners: Wednesday registration from 5.45pm, starts at 6pm. 3km or 6km walk or run. Starts from Leeston Physiotherapy 24 Dec - 5:30pm At the Rolleston Clocktower Get all ‘Christmasy’ with us! PRE-CHRISTMAS FUNCTIONS, PARTIES, WORK BREAK UPS, CHECK THIS OUT! TWO COURSE THREE COURSE FESTIVE MENU FESTIVE MENU ONLY $ 35 EACH ONLY $ 45 EACH AVAILABLE LUNCH & DINNER DAILY UNTIL 24/12/16 FOR PARTIES OF 10 OR MORE SORRY, WE ARE CLOSED CHRISTMAS DAY RESTAURANT & CAFÉ Christmas Day Service 10:30 am at Weedons School (135 Weedons Ross Road) 0pen daily from 6.30am Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner We wish you a Merry Christmas & Happy Holidays The RACECOURSE HOTEL & Motorlodge 118 Racecourse Rd, Sockburn, Christchurch. Ph 03 342 7150 www.racecoursehotel.co.nz 03 260 1406 admin@rollestonbaptist.org.nz www.rollestonbaptist.org.nz H WORKINGMEN’S CLUB «WHAT'S ON« FRIDAY 23 DEC 7PM JO’S KARAOKE NEW YEAR’S EVE SATURDAY 31 DEC 8PM IN THE MAIN BAR NORM BLAND SATURDAY 31 DEC, 8PM IN THE HALL DnD Showband return with another fun-filled evening of song and dance. All your favourites from the 50's, 60's and beyond... even a dash of ABBA! Tickets $5 available at the club office Club CAFE OPEN 7 DAYS LUNCH & DINNER Gluten Free & Vegetarian options Sorry, CLUB CLOSED XMAS DAY Hornby WMC | ph 03 349 9026 | 17 Carmen Road | Hornby www.hornbyworkingmensclub.co.nz | Members, guests & affiliates welcome by the We’d like to welcome you and your family to celebrate with us! ORNBY