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Community Notices: week beginning Monday 4 December 2023
Room at the Inn Christmas Lunch
The Room at the Inn Committee invites you to join us for our free Christmas lunch.
Whether you are lonely, homeless, hungry or travelling. We welcome you to share a meal and company.
25 December 2023
Aro Valley Community Hall, 48 Aro St.
Christmas lunch will be served between 12pm and 1.30pm.
You do not need to book or register to enjoy a meal.
Volunteers and donatations – we need you. Check the Room at the Inn Aro FB page or call 04 499 3240.
Enjoy a celebration of our festival traditions through song! The Wellington Male Voice Choir continues its theme for the year of diversity by presenting a programme of music celebrating the different holidays and traditions we celebrate in New Zealand. Come along to an event that will allow you to reflect on your own holiday traditions, whilst listening to innovative and fresh arrangements of familiar and new tunes. The choir is joined by special guests, the Synergy Quartet, an up-and-coming Wellington-based barbershop group who have already performed internationally in the US, and were finalists in the recent Pan-Pacific Barbershop Convention in Auckland.
When: Saturday 9 December, starting at 7pm. Where: Queen Margaret College Hall, 53 Hobson St, Thorndon.
Purchase tickets online through the choir’s website (www.wellingtonmvcnz.org). Adult tickets are $25. Cash door sales will be available.
Capital E, 4 Queens Wharf, Wellington
Start the week off gently with some stretching and breathing. At Movement Mondays, Emma Chen teaches tamariki simple yoga movements, stretches, and mindfulness exercises inspired by the room around them.
This 30 minute session is suitable for ages 3-5.
Sheltered pram parking and accessible bathrooms available.
Laughter Yoga combines laughter and breathing exercises with playful activities and a Laughter Meditation. Everyone is welcome!
When: Mondays – 11.00am-12noon beginning 6 November 2023
Where: Khandallah Town Hall & Cornerstone Community Centre
Cost: $15 or Student/Gold & Community card holders $10
To find out more contact Lynda on 02102555705
Christmas in the Quarters
Wellington City Council is celebrating Christmas with free whānau-friendly events.
Enjoy a Christmas Circus Extravaganza by Colossal under the sails at Queens Wharf on Saturday 9 December. Santa's letterbox will be there too for posting your letter to Santa.
Be at Waitangi Park on Saturday 16 December for Santa’s arrival, to meet Santa, and for a fun range of Christmas activities, including a foam pit, ice skating, face painting, live performances and more.
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