|As the Temporary Community Centre is rather limited in size so too is the range of programmes and classes we can currently offer the community. However this is soon to change when our exciting new centre opens a little later in 2016.
Every Thursday at 9am with Iben Evenvold contact 022 690 4664
Cup of Tea by the Sea
Every Monday 10 .30am to 11.30am. A delicious community morning tea with an interesting resident speaker. Come and meet whose in your community.
Latin Fire Dance Studio
Latin Fire have Kids dance classes in Hip Hop and Jazz, pre-school dance is held at the at the Mt Pleasant Community Centre, Wednesdays at 1.30pm.
Contact: Donna Frost
Ph: 03 384 6318 Mob: 0272 226 900 E: firstname.lastname@example.org
Natter over Needles
Meets every Thursday 7-9 pm
BYO art and craft for everyone interested in arts and crafts—no experience needed. Great opportunity to meet new people with a common interest. Check us out on Facebook. Gold coin koha
Contact: Di Taylor
Ph: 03 384 7997 E: email@example.com
Mt Pleasant Farmers’ Market
Every Saturday 9.30am-12.30pm at Mt Pleasant Community Centre car park, 3 McCormacks Bay Road
Regular stall holders offer fresh vegetables, fruit, breads, cakes, pastries, fudge, fish, preserves, condiments, plants, flowers, coffee, eggs and small goods. Enjoy live music while you browse. Meet up with friends and enjoy a cup of coffee while you shop.
Contact: Linda Rutland
Mob: 021 239 8946 E: firstname.lastname@example.org
Mt Pleasant Singers group
Meets monthly for the young at heart. Parents/caregivers welcome to bring your children.
Contact: Rebekah McCullough
Ph: 021 295 4427 or 384 355 9099 E: email@example.com
Mount Pleasant Produce Swap Meet
Meets: Sundays fortnightly 4-5pm during non-winter months
Bring along your spare fruit, vegetables, seedlings, baking, preserves, books, etc. No money is exchanged. Share a cuppa and cake and perhaps enjoy entertainment from local musicians (another good way to share if you don’t have produce to offer). Our goal is community resilience and sustainability,
Contact: Jocelyn or Caroline
Ph: 03 384 5281 E: firstname.lastname@example.org
Mt Pleasant Walkers Group
Meets: 9.30am every Tuesday from the Mt Pleasant Community Centre. The programme is planned for 12 weeks in advance and walkers need to be have a reasonable level of fitness to cope with 2- 3 hours walks. Many walks are local but transport is shared if we go further afield.
Contact: Rosemary Willis Ph: 03 384 4523 or Wendy Nottage Ph: 03 376 4553
Cost: A small fee of $2.00 for short trips and $3.00 for longer ones is the only payment involved.
Mt Pleasant Ukulele Group – the UMPHERS
Meets: Monday’s 6pm
This group has been together for 2 years and is therefore not a beginners group so some musicianship & ukulele playing is required. If you would like to join please contact Rebekah.
Contact: Rebekah on 021 295 4427 or email@example.com
The centre has a great collection of second hand books and magazines for swapping. Take one bring one—it doesn’t have to be at the same time—just go with the principle.
Mt Pleasant Squash
Looking to get in shape or meet some new people? You should come and checkout the Mt Pleasant Squash Club, voted Club of Year in 2012!
Book group, film nights, wine or music appreciation
If you would be prepared to run any one of the classes/events we would be happy to support you by providing free hire of the centre until your group/class gets established.