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Southern Destinations: May 09, 2017

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32 Tuesday May 9 2017 Latest Christchurch news at www. .kiwi SELWYN TIMES One step closer to your dream lifestyle JUNE 30 - JULY 2 HORNCASTLE ARENA 10AM - 5PM Adults $8 - Under 12’s free Star Media is proud to be sponsoring Canterbury’s first ever Playhouse Challenge Live Auction Saturday July 1 at 4pm Proceeds to charity - Birthright Canterbury and Tenants Protection Association starhomeshow.kiwi Star Media Event

SELWYN TIMES Latest Christchurch news at www. .kiwi Tuesday May 9 2017 33 Email tom.doudney@starmedia.kiwi by 5pm each Wednesday Science Snippets: Illusions Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, 3.30-4.30pm Fun, free Science Alive! sessions for children aged five to 10. Bookings are required. For more information, go to www. selwynlibrary.co.nz/home Various district council libraries, including Rolleston, Leeston and Darfield Scrabble Club Wednesday May 10, 1.30-3.30pm Go along to the Scrabble Club. No obligation, go along when you can and join the friendly group. Some boards provided but feel free to bring your own. Free. Te Hapua: Halswell Centre, 341 Halswell Rd Musical Instrument Practice Slots Thursday, 3.30-7pm Book a time to go solo or have a silent practice with up to four band-mates. There will be electronic drums, a digital piano, a Roland session mixer, mics and headphones available for budding musicians. You can also take in your own electric instruments and plug-in to the mixer. Te Hāpua: Halswell Centre, 341 Main South Rd Tastes From Your Garden Workshop Thursday, 6.30-9pm Join head chef Ben at pub, The Laboratory, for a workshop on turning vegetables into a tempting meal. The workshop will be based at the food technology room. If interested, phone 325 2007 or email servicesdevelopment@ lincolncomcare.co.nz Lincoln High School, 25 Boundary Rd, Lincoln Treaty of Waitangi Workshop Wednesday May 17, 6.30- 8.30pm Go along to the library for a free, interactive workshop on the Treaty of Waitangi. The sessions are relevant to everyone whether you have been here for generations or are new to the land. The workshop will be presented by Treaty Education in partnership with the Selwyn District Libraries. There will be three sessions with the first covering the origins of New Zealand ancestors, Maori industry, Declaration of Independence and Te Tiriti O Waitangi/The Treaty of Waitangi (texts, signing process). Darfield Library and Service Centre, 1 South Tce The Lincoln Scouts Group is currently accepting donations of good quality books. Now is the time to clear out those bookshelves. Books can be dropped at the hall or the group are more than happy to pick up around the township if you have a larger quantity of books to donate. All donations will be gratefully received. Once your shelves are empty and you are looking for winter reading material, or that special book, the group would then love to see you at the sale. For those supporters returning to the sales you will continue to enjoy quality books at bargain prices (all books are $2), some children’s books are even cheaper. The book sale will be held on May 19 and 20. For those new to the township the sales have become an institution in Lincoln. For any inquiries email fundraising@lincolnscouts.org.nz The drop-off session will be held at 6.30pm-8pm, on Tuesday and Wednesday and then the following week May 16 and 17, 164 North Belt Rd, Lincoln Southbridge Playcentre Housie Fundraiser Friday, May 19, 7.30pm Go along and enjoy an evening out supporting Southbridge Playcentre. There will be some great prizes to be won along with a raffle. Southbridge Hall, High St 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 donations. Malvern Road Runners: Tuesday registration from 5.40pm starts at 6pm. 3km or 6km. Starts from Malvern Netball Centre. Ellesmere Road Runners: Wednesday registration from 5.45pm starts at 6pm. 3km or 6km walk or run. Starts from Leeston Physiotherapy. New season NZ easy peel Mandarins AVAILABLE NOW Have you been to see us lately? OPEN 7 DAYS Phone 349 5952 Cnr Springs Rd & Marshs Rd, Prebbleton (next to Milanese Restaurant) RESTAURANT & CAFÉ Cooked Breakfasts We are open from 6.30am Seniors SPECIAL 2 courses Soup/Roast or Roast/Dessert Special available lunch only. Monday - Saturday 12pm - 2.30pm Family Friendly Kid’s 2 course special $18 $20 $10 ‘Famous for their roasts!’ The RACECOURSE HOTEL & Motorlodge 118 Racecourse Rd, Sockburn, Christchurch. Ph 03 342 7150 www.racecoursehotel.co.nz H ORNBY WORKINGMEN’S CLUB «WHAT'S ON« FRIDAY 12 MAY, 7PM ROBBIE DREW SATURDAY 13 MAY 4.30PM BARROSS 8PM TH’ ART OF CHEESE WIN TICKETS TO BONEY M Spend $15 or more in the CLUB CAFE from Friday 5th May to Sunday 4th June and go in the draw to WIN one of three double passes to BONEY M at the Horncastle Arena on Thursday 8th June. «COMING UP« SUNDAY 14 MAY $30 LUNCH from 12pm DINNER from 5pm LIVE MUSIC: NEVILLE BARRIE Every Mother goes in the draw to WIN one of two Gift Baskets! CHALMERS RESTAURANT Bookings Essential FRIDAY 9 JUNE, NOON CRUSADERS v BRITISH & IRISH LIONS PRE-MATCH LUNCHEON WITH GUEST SPEAKERS JOHN TAYLOR (Welsh & Lions Loose Forward) & RICHARD LOE (All Black Prop) plus special guests CANTERBURY SQUADS v LIONS 1950's, 60's, 70's GREAT ENTERTAINMENT - AUCTIONS - RAFFLES Tickets $100 includes buffet meal & drinks. Hornby WMC | ph 03 349 9026 | 17 Carmen Road | Hornby www.hornbyworkingmensclub.co.nz | Members, guests & affiliates welcome