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Selwyn Times: April 18, 2017

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26 Tuesday April 18 2017 Latest Christchurch news at www. .kiwi Regeneration Tuesday to Sunday, 10am - 4pm, until April 27 An exhibition of wood sculpture by Istvan Denes and photography by Mike Clarke. Denes makes his sculptures from broken sticks and branches that he finds, while Clarke’s photos often focus on old or broken down subject matter. Selwyn Gallery, 17 South Tce, Darfield. Create with craft – arm knitting Tuesday, 10-11.30am, at Rolleston Library Thursday, 10-11.30am, at Lincoln Library Learn how to knit with your arms. Using this super-fast technique, learn how to create your own scarf in less than 90 minutes. Look at different textures, weights and yarns and see how they look. Materials supplied, no knitting experience required. Sessions are suitable for children aged 10-16. Free but booking essential – visit www.selwynlibraries.co.nz to book. Create with Lego Tuesday, 10.30-11.30am, at Springfield Tawera Hall Monday, 10.30-11.30am, at Tai Tapu Library Email tom.doudney@starmedia.kiwi by 5pm each Wednesday Your challenge – build a vehicle that can move a small load over a short distance. Sessions will look at different shapes and weights, and how these can affect how you build your vehicle. Choose the load you want to move. Will your vehicle make it to the finish line? Sessions are suitable for children aged 5-10 years. Children 7 and under must have active adult supervision. Free but booking essential – visit www.selwynlibraries.co.nz to book. Sharing Our Passion Wednesday to Sunday, 10am - 4pm An exhibition of pottery by Anne Pullar, and paintings by Liz Patterson and Brent Kerr. Down by the Liffey Gallery, 1 James St, Lincoln. Create with craft – autumn leaves Wednesday, 10.30-11.30am, at Leeston Library Friday, 10.30-11.30am, at Darfield Library Make beautiful artwork with autumn leaves. The sessions will look at different types of leaves and discuss shapes and colours; and the way we can use these to create different things. Session NEW LOCATION ADVERT.pdf 1 1/05/2014 11:51:35 a.m. will include cutting, gluing, colouring, sharing ideas and lots of imagination. They are suitable for children aged 5-14 years. Children 7 and under must have active adult supervision. Free but booking essential – visit www.selwynlibraries.co.nz to book. Prebbleton Craft Group craft evening Every second Thursday, 7-9pm The newly formed Prebbleton Craft Group welcomes people to join them to create a variety of projects. Prebbleton Cottage, corner Blakes Rd and Springs Rd. Phone Kim 021 215 6164 or Kim. strange@clear.net.nz for details. Gold coin donation. Markets this weekend The local markets have a lot on offer, from fresh produce to hand made crafts. West Melton Market: Saturday, 9am-noon. St Paul’s Church. Lincoln Farmers’ and Craft Market: Saturday, 10am-1pm. Gerald St, Lincoln. Darfield Market: Saturday, 9am-1pm, opposite Challenge Darfield, South Tce. 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 SELWYN TIMES OLD TIME FUN: The New Zealand Ploughing Association Championship will be held at Courtenay on Saturday and Sunday. It will be a family day out with vintage displays, working demonstrations from various decades, ploughing challenge, hay bale maze, arts, crafts, play pit and food stalls. The location is 1889 Highfield Rd. Gates open at 8am with ploughing from 10.30am onwards. Entry $10, with children under 16 free. Email helenaandjeff@xtra. co.nz for more details. ​ have a handicapped 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 donations. 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 donations. Ellesmere Road Runners: Wednesday registration from 5.45pm starts at 6pm. 3km or 6km walk or run. Starts from Leeston Physiotherapy. VISIT OUR NEW LOCATION LOCATION 430 ST ASAPH STREET! 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