What's On in Orewa and Rodney

 hospice trivia  Duck Derby
Hibiscus Hospice Trivia Quiz Night
Fri 11 September 7.30pm
Orewa Bowling Clubrooms, 
214 Hibiscus Coast Highway, Orewa 

For more info click here

Ducky Derby,  
Sun 20 September, 11am-3pm, 
Western Reserve, Orewa                

For more info click here

Calendar of Events    

   
SEPTEMBER 
 

Wed 2

swing concert poster 2015Orewa Lions Club presents 10th Noel Crawley Memorial Jazz/Swing Concert, Centrestage Theatre, Orewa, 7.30pm

Featuring Lisa Crawley, Ray Woolf, Mike Walker Trio, The Orewa College Jazz Band - and Twistin the Swing return after their triumphant debut last year.  Click on the image to increase size.

Tickets $40 available online at www.hibiscushospice.org.nz or from Hospice shops Orewa and Whangaparaoa. Also available from Orewa Lions phone 426 7464

All proceeds to Hibiscus Hospice, to fund one patient’s weeklong stay at the In Patient Unit.

 


   
Wed 2

SILVERDALE OREWA TOASTMASTERS, Orewa Baptist Church, Loop Rd, Orewa, 7.30pm  to 9.30pm 
Toastmasters

Come and be our guest. No cost and no obligation. See how Toastmasters can help you with:

  • Public Speaking
  • Thinking on your feet
  • Self Confidence

Phone: Stephen 021 129 3568
Email:   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Website: www.orewa.toastmastersclubs.org 
Facebook: www.facebook.com/orewatoastmasters 

 


   
Fri 4

Kathy and the Ukulele Entertainers, Muldoons, Orewa  4-6pm

Come along and enjoy a great Sing A Long at Muldoons. Other dates for the Ukulele Entertainers are Octover 2 & November 6

 



   
Sat 5 &
Sun 6

Gypsy Travellers Fair, Orewa Reserve, 9am - 5pm

Craft, entertainment and food.  

 



   
Sun 6

FATHERS DAY

 



   
Fri 11

hospice triviaHibiscus Hospice Trivia Quiz Night , 7.30pm
Orewa Bowling Clubrooms, 214 Hibiscus Coast Highway

With Quizmaster Murray Lindsay, drive time host on Coast Radio.
Get together a team of 6 or 8 people and play to win great prizes.

Tickets $20 per person includes chips and peanuts. BYO platter if desired. EFTPOS/Cash bar operates.

Available online at www.hibiscushospice.org.nz or at Hospice 2a John Dee Crescent Red Beach

 



   
Mon 14

Hibiscus Coast Floral Art Group Open Day, Orewa Community Hall, 10.30am-3pm

Join us for our club meeting at 10.30, lunch and afternoon demonstration. Free Entry. Teaching demonstration with Elizabeth Brooke.
Title ‘Playing with Fire’ for club designs   
Contact Jill Carter 09 4285675 to ensure a seat

 



   
Sun 20

Duck DerbyDucky Derby, Western Reserve, Orewa, 11am-3pm

Hibiscus Coast Kindergarten is counting down… The seventh annual Ducky Derby is just around the corner!  The main spectacle, the estuary based duck race starts at 2pm – the fastest duck back to the shore wins the big prize; a $500 kayak – along with brilliant prizes for second and third place.

$10 Tickets for the duck race are available on the day, or now through families of the kindy and the kindergarten office.  If your duck ends up being a little slow, never fear you may win one of the fabulous spot prizes, including fantastic products and vouchers from our supportive local businesses!  There is a myriad of amusement planned for the day, including generous quick fire raffles, bouncy castles, pony rides, nail art and a wide range of food and entertainment so come early for some fabulous family fun!

 



   
Sat 26

Fleetwood Mac Exp

Dreams - The Fleetwood Mac Experience, Orewa Arts & Events Centre, 7.30pm

The lighting show along with the 'costumes to die for,' sets this show apart from all others. Not to mention the great music and songs these professional musicians play.

For more information & tickets Click here 

 



   
Wed 30

The Many Faces of Gilbert & Sullivan, Centrestage Theatre,, 11am

Gilbert and Sullivan Extravaganza, our five stunning singers showcase all the fabulous, funky, fun and famous G & S characters from The Mikado, Pirates of Penzance, The Gondoliers, HMS Pinafore, Iolanthe and The Yeoman of the Guard. 

For more information & tickets Click here 

 



   
Wed 30

ZirkaZirka Circus, Orewa Beach Reserve, 7pm 

Various Shows & times.  Click here for more information.

 



   
OCTOBER 
 

Thurs 1st to  Sun 11 

 ZirkaZirka Circus, Orewa Beach Reserve. 

Various Shows & times.  Click here for more information.



   
Mon 26

 My Markets LogoOrewa Labour Day Market, Orewa Community Centre, 10am - 2pm

All Stall enquiries to Annamaria Berek
on email   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  or mobile 021 145 0640



   
NOVEMBER 
 

Sat 21

santa in floatOREWA NEW WORLD SANTA PARADE, 4.30pm

This year the Orewa New World Santa Parade will be a twilight parade at 4.30pm, followed by the 'YOU CAN HELP SUMMER FESTIVAL' in the Orewa Reserve.

The route stays the same.  Starting in Alice Ave, down Florence Ave, along the Hibiscus Coast Highway to the Orewa Surf Club.
Any queries phone Gayle 09 426 2638 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  

 


   

Sat 21 &
Sun 22

couldrey house posterHBC Floral Art Group presents
Christmas at Couldrey House 10am - 4pm 

This will be a spectacular event bringing the historic home alive with beautiful floral designs, alongside refreshment marque, stalls, vintage cars and music - a lovely days outing.  Tickets $5 entrance to the house, children free under 16 years of age.
For more information, click on the poster

 


   
DECEMBER 
 

Fri 11

 My Markets LogoOrewa Christmas Twilight Market,
Orewa Square & Community Centre,
5pm - 9pm

All Stall enquiries to Annamaria Berek
on email   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  or mobile 021 145 0640



   
FEBRUARY 
 

Sat 6

 My Markets LogoOrewa Boulevard of Buskers Market, Orewa  Square & Community Centre, 10am - 2pm

All Stall enquiries to Annamaria Berek
on email   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  or mobile 021 145 0640



   

Sat 6 to
Mon 8

 Orewa Boulevard of Buskers, from 11am

More details to follow.

 



   
Mon 8

 My Markets LogoOrewa Waitangi Day Market, Orewa Community Centre, 10am - 2pm

All Stall enquiries to Annamaria Berek
on email   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  or mobile 021 145 0640



   
Sat 13

 dob logo 111pxMy Markets LogoOrewa Boulevard Arts Fiesta, Hibiscus Coast Highway & Moana Reserve, 1pm-6pm

Entertainment & markets.   Great day out for the family.
All Stall enquiries to Annamaria Berek on email   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  or mobile 021 145 0640

 



   
MARCH 
 

Sun 20

 My Markets LogoOrewa Sand Castle Competition,  
10am - 1pm. More details to follow.

Markets will be in Orewa Square & Community Centre. All Stall enquiries to Annamaria Berek
on email   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  or mobile 021 145 0640



   
  REGULAR EVENTS
  SATURDAYS 

Every Saturday 


Free timed 5km run  
along the estuary cycleway for families, individuals and parents with strollers are welcome.
For more information:

http://www.parkrun.co.nz/ or http://www.parkrun.co.nz/millwater

 

See event map: http://www.parkrun.co.nz/millwater/course/

 




Every 1st and 3rd Saturday of every month


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Hbc Youth Centre
provides ages 13-17 with the opportunity to chill.Hours are Mon-Fri 9am-6pm and Sat11am-3pm.   1st week of the month is a big event, 3rd week of the month is a chilled event. For more details on what happens each week contact Suzanne on 09 426 5005. 214d Hibisicus Coast Highway, Orewa. Visit http://hbcyouthcentre.webs.com/ for more info.

Programme for Mon  30 Sept - Fri 11 Oct
Booking form



Every Thurs, Sat and Sun. Days for different rides. 
GROUP CYCLING FOR 10K OR 25K

25km - Group Consistent Road Ride
Participant: Regular cyclist
Bicycle: Road or mountain bike
Objective: Maintain a consistent pace

10km - Group Leisure Road and Track Ride
Participant: Beginners and cyclist advocate
Bicycle: Any type of road-worthy bike
Objective: Leisure ride through the beach

Ring BikeMe shop in Orewa for confirmation. Henry or Luke on 09 421 1200; or Henry (02BIKEME01), Luke (02BIKEME02)
 


Every Saturday
SILVERDALE MARKET

7.30am - 12.30pm. Vegetables, flowers, plants, crafts and much more.
 
 



Every 1st and 3rd Saturday of every month


craft-market-logo1OREWA CRAFT MARKET & BAZAAR

Community Centre, Orewa Square - 368 Hibiscus Coast Highway, Orewa Beach. Alternate Saturdays 10am-2pm. Quality NZ hand made products.
For further information Annamaria on 
021 145 0640 or 09 902 9147
Email  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
 
  SUNDAYS



Every Sunday

OREWA FARMERS MARKET
Experience what Rodney District producers and growers have to offer, from farm fresh organic produce, flowers, plants and herbs.Start 8am to 12.30am, (except first Sunday of every month closes at 11.30 am) at the Orewa Square, cnr HBC Highway & Florence Ave, Orewa Beach.
 


Last Sunday in every month
PUHOI FARMERS MARKET

Week 4 of every month Located in the heart of Historic Puhoi Village. Come & savour fresh local produce in a relaxed and friendly setting. While you sit and listen to the live music and enjoy the laid back Puhoi atmosphere, the kids can burn off some energy in the safe play area alongside. We have a great variety of stalls ranging from our vibrant Community Stall which offers local seasonal produce to fresh roasted coffee, bread, eggs, local honey, gingerbread, olive oil, smoked sausages & pork products, Puhoi Valley Cheese, Liquorice Allsorts, hand made soaps, organic vegetable seedlings, preserves, mussel fritters, sausage sizzle and much more
 


Second Sunday of month till 3 February 2013 
HIBISCUS COAST ORCHID SOCIETY

The Hibiscus Coast Orchid Society meets on the second Sunday of every month (except January) with meetings starting at 1.30 pm and usually lasting a couple of hours.

The meetings always include a guest speaker, raffles and a cuppa, along with the usual club business. Visitors are always welcome. If you decide you would like to become a member the cost is $15.00 single membership or $20.00 family of two. We meet at the Masonic Hall, Centreway Road, Orewa. $2.00 door fee. For further information contact Barbara on 424 3199
 

  MONDAYS


 Every Monday (term time) 

OREWA PLAYGROUP   
Orewa Community Centre, 9am-12 noon
Ph: Emma 021 173 5525  •    Email:  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
$4 charge per family, includes tea/coffee & biscuits for parents/caregivers

 



Every Monday OREWA SOUTH INDOOR BOWLS - next to the Cafe and Arts Centre on Hibiscus Coast Hwy, 7pm. Every Monday. New members and beginners welcome. Contact Ken on 09 426 4678 or Elaine on 09 959 1087 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Second Monday of every month HBC FLORAL GROUP, OREWA COMMUNITY HALL, 10.30am
  • Members enjoy a time of friendship, fun and the opportunity to delight in flowers
  • Each month all members floral art designs are critiqued by a judge
  • A wonderful lunch is enjoyed followed by a workshop or a demonstration
  • Tuition is given at all levels from novice upwards


  TUESDAYS



Every Tuesday

SING ME UP COMMUNITY SING-A-LONG 

at the Orewa Sea Scout Hall (north end of the beach) from 7pm till 9 (tea break in the middle). Non auditioned, open to shower warblers and closet crooners or anyone who wants to make noise. No music theory needed, and contrary to popular belief, most people CAN sing!!  You will be singing in harmony in minutes. The health benefits are huge, wonderful community, come and try us out. We are different from a traditional choir and sing world, gospel, folk, pop and trad. Brigid Sinclair is the choir director. $10 per session. email= This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
 



Every second Tuesday

DUTCH COFFEE MORNING 

10am-noon. Meet at Orewa House behind the Estuary Arts Centre, phone 09 427 6556 or 09 426 3776
 


First Tuesday of Every Month OREWA LIONS CLUB MEETING
All Welcome to attend the meeting each month at the Community House, Corner of Hibiscus Coast Highway and Centreway Rd, at 7pm.
Any queries phone Mandy 09 426 0586 or Laurie 09 426 3122
 


First Tuesday of Every Month BNZ CONNECT
Your chance to meet like-minded business people from your local community. Networking is essential for everyone in business. Yet there aren't many local business events where people from different industries can meet each other, exchange ideas and stories, business cards or simply have a drink and nibble with like minded people.That's why we're hosting free events in our store to give you the opportunity to meet other business people from your community. To find out more and book your place, ask us about it today. We hope you can make it along on every first Tuesday of the month, 5.30pm-7.30pm. Ring your local Bank of New Zealand for further details
 


Every Tuesday & Thursday
HIBISCUS COAST SENIOR CITIZENS ASSOC 

Twice weekly meetings give members a chance to enjoy a game of indoor bowls or cards. Members meet at the Orewa Community Hall from 12.00pm to 1.00pm every Tuesday and Thursday.
 
 


Every Tuesday till 05 February 2013 
HIBISCUS COAST QUILTERS

The Hibiscus Coast Quilters meet twice a month (except for January). Visitors are always welcome. Members can attend either or both meetings each month. The club also produce a monthly newsletter which advertises other events, demonstrations and classes.

MEETINGS: 1st Tuesday of each month (daytime) – 9.30am to 11.30am at Whangaparaoa Ratepayers Hal, Whangaparaoa. 3rd Wednesday of each month (evening) – 7.30pm to 9.30pm usually held in the Whangaparaoa Ratepayers Hall, Whangaparaoa, but occasionally evening meetings are held in member's homes. (Call contact number to check.)

For further information email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
 


Fourth Tuesday of each month
AGE CONCERN RODNEY
 provides a Time Out morning on the fourth Tuesday of each month; the next one is 22 Oct. Time out runs from 10.30 -1.30 with morning tea and a light lunch being served. Entertainment and a chance to socialise in the morning and after lunch Bingo is played with small prizes handed out instead of money. Come along and make some new friends. Venue: Centrestage theatre foyer Centreway Road Orewa or phone for more details phone 09 426 0916.
 
  WEDNESDAYS




First Wednesday of every month. 11am


HBC GRANDPARENTS PARENTING GRANDCHILDREN

HBC Grandparents Parenting Grandchildren support group, 11am - 1.30pm, Red Beach Methodist Church Lounge.  For more information  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  

 




Second Wednesday of every month. 1pm


THE HBC WIDOWED CLUB 

The HBC Widowed Club meets at 1pm on the second Wednesday of every month at the Orewa Community Hall to offer friendship and understanding to those attending. Club day includes guest speaker, a trading table, raffles and afternoon tea, with a coffee morning or brunch at a local café are also held regularly. For further information phone D. Bunker on 426 482
 


Weekly 9am-4pm
HBC YOUTH CENTRE 
has established a Family Planning Clinic. Contact for more information. 214d Hibiscus Coast Highway near the Western Reserve, Ph: 09 426 5005
 


Every other Wednesday 


ToastmastersSILVERDALE OREWA TOASTMASTERS 

Visitors are always welcome.

Come and have fun as you improve your communication, public speaking, self-confidence and leadership skills.

Toastmasters has a "learn-by-doing" philosophy, wherein each member learns at their own pace. Toastmasters builds confidence through speaking in public in a friendly, fun and supportive atmosphere.

Meetings:  Every other Wednesday 7.30pm to 9.30pm 
at Orewa Baptist Church, Loop Rd, Orewa
Phone: Stephen 021 129 3568
Email:   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Website: www.orewa.toastmastersclubs.org 
Facebook: www.facebook.com/orewatoastmasters 


 


  THURSDAYS


Every Thursday

 
SING TO BREATHE
held weekly on Thursday Mornings at 9.30 till 10.30 at the Sea Scout Hall Orewa (north end of the beach). It has 4 parts to a session, breath meditation followed by gentle stretching, then voice breath exercises and finally some unison singing at the end. For anyone who wants to extend their breath, strengthen their voice, lift their spirits, open up to possibilities. Great for depression, breathing challenges etc Run by Brigid Sinclair of SIng Me Up Community Sings. email= This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 


 




Every Tuesday & Thursday

 
SENIOR CITIZEN CLUB
Twice weekly meetings give members a chance to enjoy a game of bowls, cards or scrabble. Members meet at the Orewa Community Hall from 12.45pm to 3.30pm every Tuesday and Thursday.
 


Every Thursday
HIBISCUS COAST PHOTOGRAPHIC CLUB
Meet at Orewa Community Club, Amarino Rd, Orewa 7.15pm. Contact Ivan on 09 421 0410
 


Every Thursday
LAZULI SCHOOL OF BELLY DANCE
Middle Eastern /  Belly Dance Fusion classes at the Orewa Community Centre from 6pm-7.30pm (excluding school holidays). Contact Sandy on 021 034 9851, or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  or website for more info http://lazuli.weebly.com
 


2nd Thursday of the month

 OREWA LADIES GARDEN CLUB meeting, Orewa Catholic Church, 12.30pm

Contact Ann 09 427 8377 for more information.

 

 

  FRIDAYS


Every Friday night SAFE SPACES FOR TEENAGERS  Hibiscus Youth Centre 6-10pm for 13-17year olds.
 


 Every Friday 1pm

 "HOUSIE"  214 Hibiscus Highway Orewa at 1pm every Friday.  


 



1st Friday of the month AB UKULELE SING A LONG   Muldoons  4-6pm.
 


First Friday of the month

OREWA CRUISE NIGHT 

From 7pm till late, Orewa's main road will become "Orewa's cruise night" This is open to all American, Australian, hotrods, performance & classic cars to cruise The main meeting area is Muldoons car park Moana Ave. Cruising from 7pm with hourly Cruise from 8pm 9pm & 10pm food is available from many of the local venues throughout Orewa. For more information Call John 021 167687.
Check out http://orewacruisenight.webs.com/apps/
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Fortnightly Friday 10-11.30am

LET'S PLAY OREWA

Let's Play Orewa is a fun community playgroup, in Orewa, for children, aged 2 to 6 years old, and their parents/caregivers to enjoy together.

Fortnightly on Fridays, during the school terms, 10:00am to 11:30am, at the Hibiscus Coast Community House, 216 HBC Highway (the old corner site), Orewa. April 24, May 8, 22, June 5, 19, July 3 
Cost: a gold coin donation.

At Let's Play Orewa we encourage young children (3 to 5 years old) to explore process art, music + movement and shared stories alongside interested parents/caregivers who actively engage in the programme while interacting with their children.

We also enjoy a morning tea together.
The limit is 10 children, each accompanied by an adult.

Please register by requesting a form: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or on 0212924105, completing it and sending it back.

Diane McKinstry 
My background includes being a parent, a teacher, a newspaper columnist, a music and movement facilitator, a parent educator, a sports’ coach and a community worker.

 

 

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