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Selwyn Times: March 14, 2017

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14 Tuesday March 14 2017 Latest Christchurch news at www. .kiwi SELWYN TIMES Miller Bell Music & The Pop Up Concert Series Presents BONiTA MUNTZ AkA MAdAMe TrAgédie Featuring MA BELL & GUESTS Saturday 1st April, 7.30pm JANiCe grAY CArMeL COUrTNeY BOB HeiNZ Ma Bell brings her famous travelling pop up cabaret road show to Selwyn’s Nicholas Hall at the Lincoln Event Centre for a night of Classic Blues, Burlesque, Jazz and a whole lot of razzmatazz. Featuring le Crème de la Crème of Cantabrian musicians, entertainers & performance artists all coming together for what promises to be a night to remember. Meet the infamous Madame Tragédie, a time travelling story teller and blues siren with a hat full of lotions, potions and the wildest of notions, on a musical odyssey in search of a paradise lost. Travel companions include an Ancient Crone, a Grand Duchess, a Diva and Burlesque dancer accompanied by a host of musical luminaries to light the path forward. No stone left unturned - From birth to death with all the juicy bits in between. Review: ”When the magnificent Isabella Miller Bell strutted onto stage with whip and wine in hand it was clearly show time and what a show Ma Bell and her wonderful band of troubadours delivered”. (Shelley Topp N. Canterbury News 2016) RESERVE A TABLE, BYO REFRESHMENTS AND JOIN US FOR AN EVENING OF CELEBRATION AT THE CABARET OF LIFE. NOT RECOMMENDED FOR THE FAINTHEARTED. NICHOLAS HALL LINCOLN EVENT CENTRE TICKETS $35: House of Allure, 9 Gerald St, Lincoln, 03 325 2390 www.millerbellmusic.com or www.eventfinder.co.nz (fees apply) BOOKINGS RECOMMENDED info (03) 384 4177 / 021 178 1107 TOM rAiNeY eLiZABeTH BrAggiNS Mike kiMe Sponsors grAHAM WArdrOP

SELWYN TIMES Latest Christchurch news at www. .kiwi Tuesday March 14 2017 15 ACHIEVERS Scholarship boost for student GRATEFUL: Sarah Lockhart says the $5000 Ravensdown Hugh Williams Scholarship will go a long way towards helping her complete her degree. ​ LINCOLN University student Sarah Lockhart is this year’s recipient of the Ravensdown Hugh Williams Scholarship. Lockhart, 19, is currently in her second year of study towards a Bachelor of Agricultural Commerce. She said the $5000 scholarship money would go a long way in helping her complete her degree. “Everyone knows the expenses at university can add up, especially when you’re living away from home, so it was pretty awesome to receive the phone call telling me that most of my fees would be paid by the scholarship,” she said. The scholarship was established to commemorate the service and dedication of the late Hugh Williams, who was a Ravensdown director from 1987-2000. One scholarship is awarded each year and the successful applicant receives $5000 for each year of study remaining. In addition, the recipient is offered the opportunity of paid holiday work at Ravensdown. Lockhart was encouraged to apply for the scholarship by a friend who was a former recipient and said it was attractive because of the opportunities it provided. Originally from a small sheep and beef farm in Feilding, she chose to head south to attend university because she wanted an adventure. “I went to high school in Palmerston North and so Massey would have been the natural choice, especially because my dad is a senior lecturer there. But I wanted to experience new things, so I’m really glad I made the decision to come down to Lincoln.” Ravensdown director Bruce Wills said awarding these scholarships was about developing future leaders in the agricultural sector. “We want to ensure there is plenty of support available to budding agricultural professionals,” he said. the Entry fee: $60 Includes a bottle of water and first drink ** at Prize Giving sunday 26 th march 2017 GOLF TOURNAMENT Check-in 8:30am Shotgun start at 10am in four balls $30 green fees for a practice round from 21 st to 25 th open Terrace Downs’ major tournament accommodating 100+ players with prize table over $5000! 18-hole Stableford Tournament open to all, men and ladies * with an official 18 hole NZGA Handicap Spot Prizes also awarded on the day for Best gross, Longest Drive and Closest to the Pin * Ladies’ division subject to minimum number of entries ** First drink includes tap beer, or soft drink Entries close 22 nd March Book today! Pro Shop - 03 318 6943 | Email - golf@terracedowns.co.nz Make your Sunday extra special with our popular Sunday Buffet Every Sunday 12:30pm Adults $45pp, Kids u12 only $20 Come and enjoy a delicious menu of classic and International flavours, accompanied by live music. Bookings Essential Only one hour’s drive from ChCh Phone 03 318 6943 Terrace Downs Resort, Coleridge Road Windwhistle, Canterbury Email: info@terracedowns.co.nz www.terracedowns.co.nz ~ BE PART OF ~ EDENDALE GALA THIS SUN 19 TH MARCH 10am-5pm ~ West Melton ~ BOOK YOUR SPACE... Plus $10 drive in carboot sites available! A GREAT DAY FOR FUNDRAISING, PROMOTE YOUR CONCEPT OR A WORTHY CAUSE! #STALLS #CARBOOT #HEALTH #EDUCATION #FAMILY #CULTURE #MUSIC #LCHF #BOUNCY CASTLE LOCAL - LIVE MUSIC JOHN DIERCKZ, HOLLY KIMBER….. AND MORE CHILDREN’S ENTERTAINERS LOLY TWIST, PONY RIDES, THE SIGNS WONDERS OF “EL GREGOE” @ 3pm, ZUMBA @ 2pm, MC Alexei D’Ath TAKE PART - BOOK YOUR SITE NOW! PH. 0272172393 Updates in this group…. Follow link https://www.facebook.com/ groups/1760666417498168/ VENUE: EDENDALE CAFE &EVENT ARENA 888 Sandy Knolls Road, West Melton. To make a booking for a Gala Day site, call 027 217 2393 or email jovialstrobe@yahoo.com Visit us at: Corner Main South Road and Barters Road, Templeton. Ph: 344 0331 If wet the gala will be the following Sunday. Cancellation will be posted on Facebook.