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Selwyn Times: December 19, 2017

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36 Wednesday December 20 2017 Latest Christchurch news at www.star.kiwi SELWYN TIMES Scrabble Club Wednesday, 1.30-3.30pm Go along to the Scrabble Club. No obligation, just go along when you can and join the friendly group. Some boards provided, but feel free to bring your own. No fee. Te Hāpua: Halswell Centre, 341 Halswell Rd Holiday Activity – 3D Printing Demo Wednesday, 2-3pm Go and see what summer surprises get 3D printed at your library. This is an informal drop-in session to have a look at how 3D printing works. Free, no bookings required. Caregiver required. Te Hāpua: Halswell Centre, 341 Halswell Rd Faringdon Christmas Pool Party Wednesday, 2-4pm Go along and celebrate the festive season at the Selwyn Aquatic Centre. Santa has come early this year and there is a brand new big inflatable design to be revealed. Normal pool admissions apply. Activities in the main pool are for competent swimmers eight years-plus, otherwise parent supervision is required. Email georgia.oconnor@starmedia.kiwi by 5pm each Wednesday Selwyn Aquatic Centre, Broadlands Drive Knit ‘n’ Yarn Thursday, 1-3pm Go along to the sitting room in the library for a relaxing crafternoon. Take along your knitting, crochet, stitching or any other handcraft and enjoy the company of others. Share skills and be inspired in a friendly, relaxing environment. Beginners are very welcome. Te Hāpua: Halswell Centre, 341 Halswell Rd Musical Instrument Jams 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 into the session mixer. Te Hāpua: Halswell Centre, 341 Halswell Rd Holiday Activity – Make your Own Popsicle Stick Decoration Friday, 2-4pm Create gorgeous popsicle stick and jigsaw piece Christmas JOLLY TIME: Go along to Lincoln’s Christmas Twilight Market on Thursday. The market is the perfect place to start off the festive season, get in the Christmas spirit and buy those last minute gifts for family and friends. There will be a special visit from Santa between 4-6pm before he heads off to the North Pole. Lots of festive activities – make a Xmas card, watch a dance display or listen to all those Christmas favourites from the Selwyn Community Choir and Selwyn Youth Choir. There will be lots of artisan craft stalls, including bootees and bibs, cute soft toys, crochet and knitted gifts, hand-made clothing, jewelry, wooden gifts, cushions and designer homeware. The event will be held on Thursday, 4-7pm, on the green beside the Lincoln Library and Service Centre, Gerald St. For more information, go to www.facebook.com/lincolnmarket decorations to decorate your Christmas tree at home, Free, no bookings required. All ages welcome. Caregiver required. Te Hāpua: Halswell Centre, 341 Halswell Rd Christmas Time Tunnel Runs until Saturday, 9pm- 10pm Experience the wonder of the first Christmas. Featuring an illuminated 250m bush tunnel and many surprises along the way. Gold coin donation. For more information, go to https://www.facebook.com/ events/129915137696371/ 293 Waterholes Road, Rolleston Selwyn Gallery Summer Collection Runs until February 1 A summer collection from artist members showcasing all mediums of art as well as some work by new artists. This diverse range of works will have something to appeal to everyone. The diverse range of works will have something to appeal to everyone. For more information, call 021 235 0954 17 South Terrace, Darfield Markets: 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, noon-3pm, Edendale Cafe, 888 Sandy Knolls Rd, West Melton Running Groups 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. H ORNBY WORKINGMEN’S CLUB LET US ENTERTAIN YOU! WESTVIEW LOUNGE THIS SATURDAY, 8PM: MAIDEN ENGLAND We wish everyone a very happy & safe festive season UNBEATABLE FAMILY DINING Club CAFE Chalmers Restaurant FREE DESSERT FRIDAY & SATURDAY EXTENSIVE CARVERY FROM 5.30PM PRICED AT ONLY $22.50 PER PERSON AND DESSERT’S ON US! PLEASE NOTE: CHALMERS CLOSES FOR HOLIDAYS SAT 23 DEC, REOPENING THURS 11 JAN NEW SUMMER MENU TAKE A LOOK! HERE’S SOME OF OUR TASTY NEW DISHES Ceasar Salad Thai Beef Salad Club CAFE GF & V options available LUNCH & DINNER DAILY Steak Sandwich The Hornby Club | ph 03 349 9026 |17 Carmen Rd | Hornby www.hornbywmc.co.nz | Members, guests & affiliates welcome Paul and the team at Somerfield Upholstery want to thank all their customers for their support and wish them a Very Happy Christmas and Prosperous 2018 Closed 20th December 2017 Reopens 19th January 2018 30 YEARS EXCELLENT RANGE OF FABRICS EXPERIENCEFREE Recover your couches and chairs and save money! BEFORE AFTER QUOTES Somerfield Upholstery Ltd FURNITURE RECOVERY SPECIALIST 10 Calgary Place, Hornby | Ph 021 251 6200 | 349 0456 VISIT OUR SHOWROOM | QUALITY WORKMANSHIP GUARANTEED www.somerfieldupholstery.co.nz Get all ‘Christmasy’ with us! PRE-CHRISTMAS FUNCTIONS, PARTIES, WORK BREAK UPS, CHECK THIS OUT! TWO COURSE THREE COURSE FESTIVE MENU FESTIVE MENU ONLY $ 30 EACH ONLY $ 45 EACH AVAILABLE LUNCH & DINNER DAILY UNTIL 24/12/16 FOR PARTIES OF 10 OR MORE SORRY, WE ARE CLOSED CHRISTMAS DAY The RESTAURANT & CAFÉ Paul Tainui 0pen daily from 6.30am Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner RACECOURSE HOTEL & Motorlodge 118 Racecourse Rd, Sockburn, Christchurch. Ph 03 342 7150 www.racecoursehotel.co.nz

SELWYN TIMES Latest Christchurch news at www.star.kiwi Wednesday December 20 2017 37 Animals Livestock/ Supplies HAY BALING conventional baling in the Selwyn Area, ph 027 960 5803 Caravans, Motorhomes & Traliers CARAVAN Wanted to buy. Up to $5000 cash today 027 488-5284. Community Events ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS, If you want to have a drink thats your business. If you want to stop, we can help. Phone 0800 229-6757 Curtains www.curtainfabric-outlet.com Fashion Designs & Colours Discontinued Designs End of Lines Bargain Prices Call at Our Shop CURTAIN FABRIC OUTLET 71 Hawdon St Sydenham Ph 366-5026 Classifieds Contact us today Phone our local team 03 379 1100 Macrocarpa Sleepers 200x100 Ideal for landscaping 1-5m We cut to length Classic Cars & Motorcycles ASHLEY’S TOW TAXI SUPPLIES LIMITED fOr SAfE, dAmAgE frEE cAr TrAnSpOrTATIOn “SpEcIAL cArE fOr SpEcIAL cArS” 0800 TOWTAXI 0800 8698294 ADD SOME COLOUR TO YOUR ADVERT! For Sale FOR SALE COnCREtE pipES – vARiOuS SizES 225 dia x 2.4 long - $55.00 ea 225 dia x 1.8 long - $35.00 ea 300 dia x 2.4 long - $70.00 ea 375 dia x 2.4 long - $85.00 ea 375 dia x 1.2 long - $50.00 ea 450 dia x 1.2 long - $120.00 ea Gardening & Supplies Contact Sharon Carrick (Johnston Civil Ltd) sharon@johnstons.net.nz or (03) 324-3744 Pick up Leeston Phone 021 325 661 653 Ellesmere Road, Lincoln www.macrocarpasupplies.co.nz Select Services Need a hand? ✤ Lawns & Edges ✤ Landscaping ✤ Gardening ✤ Hedge Trimming ✤ Handyman Jobs ✤ Casual or One Off Phone Mike Lineton 022 341 8848 Your local Selwyn District GARDENER/ HANDYMAN PESt coNtRol • Spider proofing & fly control • all other pest problems • Industrial & domestic pest control Rob & Scott WaRloW Servicing Selwyn Area Since 1987 Qualified & Experienced Professional office: 03 337 9553 Rob: 027 436 1169 Scott: 021 168 6118 Member of Pest Management Assoc. of NZ Driveways SWAINS KIWI KERB DRIVEWAY CONSTRUCTION Free Measure & Quote • Asphalt • Driveways • Kerb Quality Workmanship - Over 10 Years Experience • Chipseal • Chip PH 0800 081- 400 • 980-1123 Mob 0274 325 457 Excavations • Driveways • Car Parks • Site Cleaning • Demolition • Farm Tracks • Drain Cleaning • Stump & Hedge Removal • Ashpalt Concrete Select Services AUTO ELECTRICAL AUTOMOTIVE AGRICULTURE MARINE • OEM Electrical harness upgrades • Harness braiding • Diagnostics • Servicing • Air-conditioning - service & repair • Batteries • Harness design • Electrical repairs • Mechanical repairs • Accessories • Lights PH: 021 2277 706 HARNESSMASTER.CO.NZ Wide range oF TruckS • Tennis Courts & Swimming Pools • Chip Seal Driveways • Diggers – 2 Ton up to 20 Ton • Excavators • Bobcat & Drilling • For Posthole & Fence hole For a Free Quote on your next project Phone Steve on 021 338 247 or 325 7922 Free QuoTe Select Services Mainland Tree Topping Ltd Shelterbelt trimming Owner Operator 11 Years Experience Contact Paul Findlay Phone : 027 636 8000 Hedge tRimming & gaRden maintenance • Hedge Trimming • Small Trees and Shrubs Topped, Shaped or Removed • Trenching and Digging Buckets • Garden Maintenance • Landscaping • Cleanups Available • Wood Splitter for Hire JuSt Small HedgeS Stu Reid OWNER OPERATOR Phone: (03) 325-4664 | Mobile: 021-500-519 hedgesandmore.co.nz Living Lawns Lawn Mowing Service. We are not your normal mowing service. Your lawn clippings are process for organic use and put back into the community. Thus we don’t charge for dumping costs and there is no franchise fees. We mow your lawns on a regular or one off’s. Reliable & Experience. All year round. We provide a complete service at a reasonable rate. Free Quotes are available. Phone Sarah or Robert on: 027 5859889 • Irrigation • Drainage • Driveways • Auger Hole Drilling • Land Clearing & Development • Culvert Installation • Construction Site Works • Tree & Hedge Removal • Concrete Breaker Phone Mike: 027 272 8058 OR 03 324 4323 A/H g.m.contracting@xtra.co.nz www.gmcontracting.co.nz Tours To Let RENT ME! Ideal as an extra bedroom or office. no bond required thiS month Fully insulated and double glazed for warmth. Three convenient sizes from $70 a week: Standard 3.6m x 2.4m, Large 4.2m x 2.4m Xtra-large 4.8m x 2.4m. Visit our website www.justcabins.co.nz for display cabin locations. www.justcabins.co.nz To Let HOMESITTERS reqd Xmas 2-3 wks. Lovely homes / pets. Ph Lisa 359-2323 www. townandcountryhomesit. co.nz Trades & Services SCOTT’S TREE TRIMMING & TOPPING • Shelter Belt & Trimming • Tree Topping • Root Racking • Full Hedge Removals • Stump Removals • Excavations Sam 027 918 5155 Bill 027 433 7869 Email: nathanandhayley@ scorch.co.nz HOME KILL BUTCHER SERVICE Slaughter by mobile abattoir. Please ring to book. Watkins Home Kill Processing Beef, Pigs, Sheep, Deer & Fish Smoking Bacon, Ham and small goods. 124 Burdons Rd, Burnham Phone Tim 347 6693 AUTO ELECTRICIAN Ellesmere Auto Electrical • Air Conditioning • Alternators • Starter Motors • Wiring Repairs • Diagnostics • Lighting • Batteries Mobile Auto Electrician 022 644 9664 Farmlands Card Accepted BOUNDARY TRIMMING Shelterbelt Trimming Contractor Call Tony Dempsey Ph 03 325 3256 Mob 0274 323 943 carpet layer CARPET LAYER 45 YRS + EXPERIENCE Repair, Uplifting, Relaying, Restretching *Selection of underlay available All preparation work undertaken *Also GARAGE CARPET Phone John 027 208 7383 jandcbennett@xtra.co.nz vinyl laying VINYL LAYING * *SPECIALISING IN VINYL PLANK Selection available or customer supply All floor preparation undertaken Contractors rates Phone John 027 208 7383 jandcbennett@xtra.co.nz Stewart Island/Catlins Departs 20th Jan 2018 $2995.00 pp twin share South Island Autumn Tour Departs 6th April 2018 $3250.00 pp Twin Share Hokianga & Cape Reinga Departs 20th April 2018 $2250.00 pp Twin Share Call Reid Tours 0800 446 886 www.reidtours.com