A PLACE TO MEET FRIENDS AND STAY IN TOUCH WITH YOUR COMMUNITY

You are welcome to join us for any of our regular groups that meet at the Centre. If you have a group or a club that you’d like to run, we’d love to support you with that! Get in touch here and we will do our best to make it happen.

Community Events

COMING UP 

Meet the Candidates

Wednesdays

Sept 7th & 14th

7pm

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With the local body elections coming up we will be hosting two “meet the candidates” evenings at the community centre. We will be using the same format as we have used for the last two elections, with two categories each night.

Wednesday, September 7th, 7pm. Council and Community Board.

Wednesday, September 14th, 7pm Mayor and ECAN.

Mt Pleasant Art Exhibition

Fri 16th Sept

Sat 17th Sept

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The renowned Mt Pleasant Art Exhibition returns in 2022. Gala Night by ticket only and will be limited - secure your attendance today!

Book your tickets today at:
https://www.eventbrite.co.nz/e/mt-pleasant-art-exhibition-tickets-378916358027

Food  Truck Alley Returns

Sundays from 

Sept 25th

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The relaunch of the Food Truck Alley is all set to go on Sunday, September 25th, the first day of daylight saving. This time round there are 17 food stalls, with Korean, Belgian, Butchers Wife salads (from the Farmers Market) stuffed spuds and fishy fishy joining the lineup from the first Food Truck Alley. In addition there will be live music, and plenty of easy parking in the reserve.

The alley will run from 4pm till 8pm each Sunday, except on long weekends when it will be on the Monday evening.

Pink Ribbon Breakfast

Tuesday 

October 18th

7.30am

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Help us support the work of the Breast Cancer Foundation and enjoy a luxurious breakfast at the same time! This is our third annual Pink Ribbon Breakfast. 

Beaut Ukes Fundraising Concert

Friday 18th November

7pm

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Join us for our annual fundraising concert - always a good time and raising valuable funds to support the work of the community centre.

Tickets are $10 at the door.

REGULAR EVENTS

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Mt Pleasant Singers

All are welcome to join this community group sing along. Nothing required apart from an enthusiasm for singing together! Meeting in the hall the last Thursday of each month at 1pm – 3pm. We sing a range of tunes and are accompanied by a pianist and ukuleles.

 

For more info contact Rebekah.

Community Garden Special & Regular  Work

Community Garden Weekly Working Bee

Interested in contributing time & sweat to our community garden? If so, join Jocelyn at the weekly working bees Thursdays at 10-11.30am. You can find the newly established Mt Pleasant Memorial Community Garden between the community centre and the kindy.

Contact Jocelyn for more information jyc497@gmail.com

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One Stitch at a Time

Craft Group

This friendly group meets every Thursday from 10am - midday. Group members practice a creative and diverse range of craft which include quilting, cross-stitch, hexagon patchwork, knitting, crocheting, and plant dyed blanket art, plus more. 

Contact Debbie for further information ilupi62@gmail.com

Bright Idea

Got An Idea?

We are always looking to host new community groups. If you have an idea you'd like to try out for a club or regular group get in touch with Kaye here. We can provide the venue as well as support with promotion and admin related to your group. If you have a community not for profit group that is open to members of the public and looking for a home, we may be able to help with that, too. 

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Mt Pleasant Walking Group

Mt Pleasant Walking Group meets every Tuesday and Thursday morning, departing from  the Community Centre car park at 9:30am. Walkers are welcome to walk either or both days to suit individuals. Walks cover a wide range of areas, providing hill and flat options.  A medium level of fitness is required.  Most walks are up to one and a half hours and conclude with coffee at a nearby cafe.

For further information contact:

Judy           Ph  384-1269           Email   judycalder@hotmail.com

Beverley   Ph  376-4960            Email  candbbuist@xtra.co.nz