Pegasus Post: May 27, 2021

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Fingers fly for Make-A-Wish

MISSION: Lanuola Mulitalo (left), Tamia Fenilza and Chahana Mataale and other students of Marian College have

worked hard to fold 1000 paper cranes for the Make-A-Wish Foundation.

MARIAN COLLEGE students

are hoping to raise at least

$1000 for the Make-A-Wish

Foundation by folding 1000

paper cranes.

The Paper Crane Project, led

by Mazda NZ, has Kiwis folding

paper cranes that will be

placed on the Children’s Peace

Monument at the Hiroshima

Peace Memorial Park.

Mazda NZ will also donate

$1000 to the Make-a-Wish

Foundation for every 1000

cranes they receive by the end

of tomorrow. • Turn to page 3

Planting

project

marks

Arbor Day

A MAMMOTH planting project

this weekend marks the start

of a plan to reduce the risk of

flooding in Mairehau and urban

Christchurch.

Conservation Volunteers New

Zealand is hosting their first, big

Cranford Basin community planting

day of the winter season on

Saturday in conjunction with the

city council.

The event also marks World

Environment and Arbor Day.

CVNZ’s conservation officer

Donna Lusby said they were also

offering community planting days

during the week for businesses

and organisations to be part of

creating a living legacy for the

city.

“It’s a great chance for organisations

to muck in and work

together to plant a forest, with

benefits for the team as well as

carbon off-setting and giving back

to the environment,” Lusby said.

Cranford Basin will be transformed

over the next decade into

a multi-purpose space, primarily

providing stormwater retention

services, but also a space for recreation

and biodiversity.

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• From page 1

City council parks programmes

and partnerships

manager Kate Russell said the

planting day marks the start of

the mammoth task of planting

40,000 trees in the Cranford

Basin,

”CVNZ has taken on the

challenge of creating the largest

group of kahikatea in Ōtautahi

Christchurch since pre-European

times,” she said.

“The kahikatea is Aotearoa’s

tallest native tree and loves wetland

areas. When mature, they

will be a food source for kereru,

bellbird and maybe one day, even

tui.”

More than 7000 of the native

conifer have already been

planted in the basin to date,

Russell said.

The rest will be planted this

season with three other public

events planned in June, September

and October.

The project is part of the

Matariki Tu Rākau One

Billion Trees programme,

which was launched on April 25,

2018, to mark the 100-year anniversary

of the end of the World

War 1.

The planting event runs from

10am to noon. Gumboots or

CONSERVATION:

Thousands of trees

will be planted by

volunteers at the

Cranford Basin this

weekend to mark

World Environment

and Arbor Day.

PHOTO: NEWSLINE

Mammoth task to plant 40,000 trees

sturdy footwear and gloves are

essential.

The Richmond Community

Gardens will be providing soup

for volunteers who take their

own mug.

To register for the event,

visit https://bookings.

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org/project/cranford-basincommunity-planting-days

Cranes carry

sombre

message

• From page 1

The folding of paper cranes

stems from a young girl, Sadako

Sasaki, who survived the atomic

explosion in Hiroshima but was

later diagnosed with leukaemia

from the radiation.

While in hospital, a fellow

patient told her about the legend

of the cranes – that anyone who

folds 1000 cranes will be granted

a wish.

So Sadako set about folding

paper cranes, making more

than 1000 by the time she died,

aged 12.

Marian College pastoral

chaplain Olivia Shimasaki said

students had folded 650 cranes in

the space of two days, and hoped

to have 1000, if not 2000, folded

by the deadline.

“This year our school is focusing

on how we can ‘take courage’.

The young people who receive

wishes from the Make-A-Wish

Foundation show great courage,

therefore we are proud to be

supporting them and the Paper

Crane Project,” she said.

“Our students have taken this

opportunity with passion and

determination, showing the difference

we can make when we

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School Update

Manukura Kōrero

Naku te rourou nau te rourou ka ora ai te iwi

With your basket and my basket the people will live

Kia Ora Koutou Katoa, ngā mihinui ki te

whānau o Haeata. At the end of Term

1 I celebrated five terms at Haeata as

Manukura. It seems like such a cliché to

say the time has flown, but it certainly has.

I am very proud to lead Haeata and to

be part of a team that has achieved some

outstanding things for our ākonga and

whānau over that time. I am grateful that the

Haeata Board and the Ministry of Education

have provided funding to assist us to run the

following projects, each one focussed on

raising ākonga achievement and success at all

levels in our kura;.

• Evaluation & Associates - Kaimahi/Staff

Professional Learning for Best Practice

• Motivationz - Mentoring Programme for

Senior Ākonga Engagement

• He Korowai Manaaki - Managing Ākonga

Behaviour Positively

• Te Ara Mōkihi - Te Hokinga Mai -

Ākonga Re-engagement

Our student achievement data continues

to challenge us as a kura. To be honest

with you whānau, it is not where I would

like it to be. Don’t get me wrong, we

have many ākonga doing amazing things

and achieving excellent results across the

curriculum and in NCEA here at Haeata.

Our ākonga are talented, bright, dedicated

and full of potential. However, what we

do have to own as a kura is the fact that

some ākonga are not reaching their true

potential, and are not choosing to be the

best version of themselves.”

What stops some ākonga from reaching

their true potential is their lack of

engagement and their lack of regular

attendance.

Part of our “Haeata Reset” is being honest

about that and then ensuring we focus

on targeted strategies to raise ākonga

achievement. We all have a part to play in

raising academic achievement and success

rates of all ākonga attending Haeata.

As a kura I am confident that we can

demonstrate a commitment to excellence,

to our ākonga and to you as whānau. I am

confident that together, as kura and as

whānau, we agree that all ākonga must:

•Attend Regularly

• Behave Well

• Respect Our Environment

• Focus on Performance

• Wear Correct Uniform.

It is my experience that

sometimes 21st Century youth

culture finds it hard to understand

the concept of “who is in charge,”

because they think they are! I will

finish here with a quote from Chief Youth

Court Judge, Andrew Beecroft, who clearly

articulates his view about“who’s in charge.”

Judge Beecroft believes our tamariki/

children are our greatest asset as a country.

However, he did qualify that when he

warned his audience that our young people

run the risk of failing to achieve their

full potential because we as adults don’t

expect enough of them and we let them

get away with far too much. Judge Beecroft

said:

“Always we hear the cry from the

teenagers, “What can we do, where can

we go?” My answer is, “Go home! Mow

the lawn, wash the windows, learn to cook,

build a raft, get a job, visit the sick, study

your lessons. And after you’ve finished,

read a book.

Your town

does not owe

you recreation

facilities; your

parents do not

owe you fun. The

world does not owe

you a living. You owe the

world something. You owe it your time,

energy and talent, so that no-one will be

at war, in poverty or sick and lonely again.

In other words, grow up, stop being a cry

baby, get out of your dream-world and

develop a backbone not a wishbone. Start

behaving like a responsible person. You are

important and you are needed. It’s too late

to sit around and wait for somebody to do

something someday. Someday is now and

that somebody is you.”

My wero to our ākonga is, “if not you,

who!”

Kia kaha, kia toa, kia manawanui.

Whaea Peggy

Manukura

Hospitality pathway

Hikuawa Hikohiko (Clubs)

It is a very exciting challenge to be able to align

hospitality assessments with catering events at Haeata.

Consequently, in doing so, our akonga get authentic

learning experiences in our amazing commercial

kitchen, and our customers get top quality restaurant

meals.

Recently we held a belated Mother’s Day menu and

this was attended by many of our Haeata whanau.

The assessment was the Level Two Unit Standard

29569, (Prepare equipment and cook kai with liquid

to present for manuhiri) and the hospitality students

did an exemplary job. We served a veritable feast

consisting of chicken roulade stuffed with spinach and

roast capsicum, coconut poached fish, and shaksuska

with whipped feta and pita bread, for mains. All this,

closely followed by caramel pears, moccachino trifle

or poached meringue on a pool of sauce anglaise.

Not only did our hospitality students prepare and

cook all this magnificent food, some were then

further volunteered into serving it to our esteemed

guests.

I was so proud of the students who took part in this

assessment and I would wholeheartedly encourage

them to pursue a career in hospitality as they were all

absolute stars. The following students are to be highly

commended-

Teleisha Johnson

Xiana O’Donnell

Jasper Pelayo

Q’Che Reweti

Mereana Taungakava-Hogan

Houston Tuhiwai

Kazania Tuhua

A big thanks also goes out to Natalie Malan for

creating such a welcoming restaurant environment.

Now we all look forward to our next catering

occasion and sincerely hope to see you there!

Nicki Knier

The Year 4-6 Puna Ako groups in Hikuawa are doing Hikohiko

(clubs) on Tuesday afternoons. They choose between:

1. STEM challenges, making a water rocket with The

Wonder Project’s support- this involves planning, creating

prototypes, designing models and finally building rockets

out of plastic bottles ready to launch.

2. Art-learning techniques for pencil sketching and building up

an art portfolio each.

3. Code Club- using programmes like Scratch and Python.

They are building up their skills to be able use technology

to solve real world problems in their community.

We are two weeks in and the commitment and enthusiasm is

awesome to see with all ākonga excited and engaged in this

programme.

Taking enrolments, please email enrol@haeata.school.nz for any enquiries or phone us on 03 930 0110

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Blue room gets new home at florist business

• By Samantha Mythen

TRANSFERRED by road at

4.30am on May 14 and lifted on

site via two cranes and the help

of 20 contractors, the blue room

– once used as the Mt Pleasant

Community Centre – has found

its new home.

It now sits among the fields of

flowers at Aromaunga Baxters

Flowers in Heathcote.

The Baxter family, who have

owned the florist business for 40

years, bought the blue room from

the city council.

After the February 22, 2011,

earthquake destroyed the Mt

Pleasant Community Centre, a

temporary building was set up in

its place – it’s blue walls giving it

the name of blue room. Because a

new community centre has since

been built, the blue room is no

longer needed.

John Baxter said they purchased

the building as their

business is expanding and they

needed more shed space.

The blue room will now we

used for flower processing, where

the picked flowers are trimmed

and bunched for their shop and

at markets.

“We’re excited to have the blue

room here,” Baxter said.

“It has a lot of history.”

Baxter said when he and one of

his brothers Mike went to view

the blue room before purchasing

it, he could already picture it being

on site in Heathcote.

“It was a little building that

needed a home,” he said.

Said Mt Pleasant Community

Centre president Rebekah Mc-

Cullough said: “ We’re thrilled

the blue room has gone there and

it’s wonderful it can still be a part

of our extended community.

“We are pleased they can use

the room and that they appreciate

its history.”

Said market and centre coordinator

Di Richardson: “We

are so delighted it has gone to

a good home and is still in the

neighbourhood.”

Baxter joked that although the

space was needed for their flower

processing, he loved table tennis,

and the space looked perfect for

setting up a table tennis tournament.

“We’ll see what happens,” he

said.

Baxter and his two brothers,

Mike and Richard – ‘the Baxter

boys’ – run and own the florist.

BAXTER BOYS: John and Mike

Baxter are excited to fill their

new blue room with flowers.

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Prepare your

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Preventative home

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Check your water tanks, pipes

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Consider turning off outside taps to avoid

freezing and bursting. Covering water

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With the evenings being darker earlier,

frosts on outdoor steps, decks and pathways

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Prepare your

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Did you know that healthy trees can add

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You may not think about it

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Prepare your

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Classifieds Contact us today Phone our local team 03 379 1100

Health & Beauty

KATANG

Fitness

Held at St Faiths Church Hall,

46 Hawke Street, New Brighton

Sit & Be Fit

Monday 1 – 2pm

$4 per class

Movement to Music

Thursday

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Community Events

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Wanted To Buy

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Trades & Services

SCRAP METAL

Dominion Trading Co Ltd

• Scrap metal buyers

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• Top prices paid $$$

• Open Saturday morning

Open Mon-Fri 8am – 4.30pm Sat. 8.30am-12.30pm

www.happyscrappy.co.nz

03 343 9993 333 Blenheim Rd

BRICKLAYER

George Lockyer. Over

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experience. UK trained.

Insurance work, EQC

repairs. Heritage

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a speciality. No job too

small. Governers Bay.

Home 329 9344. Cell

027 684 4046. E mail

georgelockyer@xtra.co.nz

CARPET LAYING

Exp. Repairs, uplifting,

relaying, restretching.

Phone John on 0800

003181, 027 240 7416

jflattery@xtra.co.nz

with 24 years experience

housing and switch board

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registered electrician

for all residential and

commercial work, new

replacements. Phone Chris

027 516 0669

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For inquiries: Anne (Sales)

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E: anneb@archer.org.nz www.archer.org.nz

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