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Selwyn Times: July 18, 2018


SELWYN TIMES Latest Christchurch news at Wednesday July 18 2018 35 Email by 5pm each Wednesday KidsFest Tuesday to Friday then Monday, various times Expand your world. Children aged under eight will require active adult supervision. Suitable for ages five and over. For bookings, visit www.eventbrite. Various Selwyn libraries and Burnham Community Hub Children’s Bookclub Tuesday, 3.30-4.30pm A great way to encourage your child to experience the fun and joy of reading. Meet once a month to share what you have been reading, see the new books that have arrived at the library, take part in an activity and have afternoon tea as well. Lincoln Library, 22 Gerald St, Lincoln Craft Group – Rolleston Wednesday, 6.30-8.30pm Meets the first and third Wednesday of the month and is open to all who wish to attend. Call Lisa Dudley on 021 060 6905 or Nicola Hayon on 021 175 0536 for more information. Rolleston Library, 94 Rolleston Drive, Rolleston Finnegans Runners – Prebbleton Wednesday, 6pm Come and enjoy some social running over a 3km or 6km course, Walk or run and it is all for fun. Visit the Finnegans Runners’ Facebook page for more information. Gold coin donation. Finnegans Prebbleton Traditional Irish Music Jam Session Every Friday, 8pm Pop along to enjoy some traditional music from the Emerald Isle. All ages welcome and entry is free. Finnegans Prebbleton Time for Fun - Saturday Activities Saturday, 2-3pm Come to your local library on Saturday afternoon for some free fun. Most events are suitable for all ages but children younger than eight will require active adult supervision. Check www. for details. All Selwyn libraries Vintage Fair Sunday, 10am-4pm An assortment of vintage collectables including books, clocks, glass, china, jewellery, linen and crafts for sale. Cash only. Free entry. Valuation appraisals $2 per item. Check out the Christchurch Astronomy Tours, Wednesday to Tuesday, 9-10.30pm, 11 Leeston Rd, Springston. Operating from a location just 30min south of central Christchurch, the tour starts with a short talk before showcasing the highlights of the evening with a sky tour. After which you are free to observe the night’s objects through the telescopes (which use highquality optics) and ask questions. Local dark sky tour guides are keen stargazers and can talk you through the various delights of the southern night sky. Depending on the night, you may view the moon in detail or observe planets, or if conditions allow, see fascinating nebulae and galaxies. For information and to purchase tickets, phone 028 418 0578. Prebbleton Hall, 617 Springs Rd, Prebbleton Miss Universe New Zealand Fundraiser Sunday, 1-4pm Go along to Straight 8 Estate for a free wine tasting and nibbles to support Abigail Curd as a Miss Universe New Zealand finalist. She is raising funds for Variety – The Children’s Charity, which helps give disadvantaged Kiwi kids the childhood they deserve. Meet and chat to Abigail and other Selwyn residents. Ticket are $10 per adult and are payable at the door. There will be raffles drawn on the day with prizes to be won and a portion of the profits of any wine sales made on the day will also be donated. Look for the Winery Tastings Today sign. Straight 8 Estate, 2321 Main South Rd, Burnham Patchwork Plus Monday, 10am-3pm Bring along any craft you wish and have a chat. Call Jill Percy on 324 2331 for more information. Leeston Library, 19 Messines St, Leeston JP Clinic – Rolleston Monday, noon-1pm A justice of the peace will be available to members of the community to witness signatures and documents, certify document copies, hear oaths, declarations, affidavits or affirmations as well as sign citizenship, sponsorship or rates rebates applications. Rolleston Library, 94 Rolleston Drive, Rolleston 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 donation. Malvern Road Runners: Tuesday registration begins at 5.45pm and the first of the 6km runners leave 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. 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36 Wednesday July 18 2018 Latest Christchurch news at SELWYN TIMES 26th August 2018 10am – 3pm Air Force Museum, Wigram Tickets available on door For exhibiting enquiries contact Mark Sinclair: mark.sinclair@ BRIDALSHOW