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Markets:
Darfield: Every Saturday 9am Opposite Challenge
Edendale Car Boot: Every Sunday 10am Edendale Cafe
Leeston: Every 1st and 3rd Sat of the month 9am Co-operating Church grounds High St
Lincoln: Every Saturday 10am Gerald St
Prebbleton: Every 1st Sat of the month All Saints Church Blakes Rd
Rolleston: Every 2nd Sun of the month 10am Rolleston Square
Selwyn Twilight: Every 2nd Sun of the month 4pm beside Rolleston Community Centre


Hoof, Paw and Claw
17 South Terrace, Darfield
Until 24 August

The Gallery’s newest exhibition is a wonderful mix of animals portrayed in watercolours and oil paintings.

The exhibitors include three very talented artists: Sarah Dodson, Charles Hannah, and Bianca Scrimgeour.

Open daily (except Mondays) 10am to 4pm


Woven nature
1 James St, Lincoln
15 Sep - 8 Oct, 10-4, Fri-Sun

Recent works by Averil Southward, Marjie Eastwick and Heather Jonson inspired by the waving of the seasons, texture of our landscapes and the woven plumage of our feathered friends.


Lincoln Spring Fun Day Market
on green beside Lincoln Library
Sat 23rd Sept 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Come and celebrate the coming of Spring at this fun family event.

Clown, magic and balloon fun with local entertainer Adam Allsorts from 11- 12. Plus lots of other Spring themed activities throughout the morning including a Spring themed Treasure Hunt with prizes, perhaps have a go at making a flower garland, colouring activities and music fun with local pre school Melodies. Fantastic live music from a selection of talented young performers.

Not forgetting wholesome local produce, colourful flowers and plants, a wide range of gourmet delicacies - cheeses, preserves, GF cookies, artisan breads, pies and pastries all handmade by our local food producers. Looking for a special gift? Then the Lincoln Market is for you - offering a diverse range of genuine locally handcrafted gifts for the whole family at very reasonable prices.

Come and make it a day out in the friendly country township of Lincoln.


Community Bonfire Event
530 Birches Rd, Lincoln (Lincoln Baptist Church)
Fri 29th Sept, 6:30pm

Community bonfire event. Free entry.

Food and drink for sale.  Activities free. Music/ DJ. Bouncy castle. Face painting. Fairy floss. Smores and more.

This will be an alcohol-free event.

More info: FB event 'SWYT Community Bonfire Event'


Warming Up
West Melton
Sat 30 Sep, 7.30pm

Evening of Classical Jazz

John Bevin - Piano

Mike Kime - Double Bass

Concert & light supper $25 p.p.

Book at www.nutpoint.org


CultureFest
Lincoln Event Centre and Domain
Sunday 1 October, 11am-4pm

After the success of last year’s inaugural CultureFest event, we are back to celebrate Selwyn's growing diversity!

the variety of cultures and ethnic groups now discovering Selwyn as a great place to live, work and play!

CultureFest 2017 will showcase everything great about our growing diversity, as well as our own NZ culture, through fantastic group performances on our main stage, arts, crafts, as well as activities and dances you can participate in.  While you walk around the event site enjoying everything the makes Selwyn great, why not let your senses take control, with the wonderful smells of many culinary delights from around the world!

There is so much for the entire family to experience including bouncy castles, Pedalmania, SNAG Golf, farm demonstrations, music, vehicles and much, much more.

Selwyn District Council, in partnership with, Christchurch Multicultural Council, Canterbury Migrant Centre and Rotary Club of Lincoln are proud to bring you CultureFest 2017.


The Sheffield Book Exchange
Sheffield Hall
Every third Sunday of the month, 12-3pm

Bring a book and exchange it for another.

We would love to see as many locals there as possible to support this wonderful community initiative. We also welcome any donations of books.

Any questions please phone Michelle on 318 3000.


Rakaia Gorge Experience
Rakaia Gorge
Tuesday 3 October, 10am-4pm

The Breeze Walking Festival – Selwyn walks

Take a breath of fresh air in over 50 free walks in Selwyn, Christchurch and Waimakariri as part of the Breeze Walking Festival from 30 September – 15 October.

Three walks are taking place in the Selwyn District in a vast range of environments:

Bookings are required to join these free walks – to book please phone 347 2791 or email events@selwyn.govt.nz

For details see www.walkingfestival.co.nz or collect a guide from any Selwyn District Council facility.

Rakaia Gorge Experience - Tuesday 3 October, 10am-4pm

This walkway passes through several forest and shrub communities and along the rim of the gorge through spectacular geological areas. This walk includes the site of the Snowdon coal mines and remains of equipment used for extraction. The walkway forms a 11km loop back to the start, or enjoy a burst of adrenaline and catch a ride back with Discovery Jet (at attendees expense).


Harts Creek Sneak
Leeston
Thursday 5 October, 10am-12pm

The Breeze Walking Festival – Selwyn walks

Take a breath of fresh air in over 50 free walks in Selwyn, Christchurch and Waimakariri as part of the Breeze Walking Festival from 30 September – 15 October.

Three walks are taking place in the Selwyn District in a vast range of environments:

Bookings are required to join these free walks – to book please phone 347 2791 or email events@selwyn.govt.nz

For details see www.walkingfestival.co.nz or collect a guide from any Selwyn District Council facility.

Harts Creek Sneak

This is a fantastic walk surrounded by native bush, flax lined creeks, open views and a wooded swamp boarded walkway. The walkway ends at the Bird Hide, a camouflaged hut for easy viewing of bird and wildlife. It is a return track and takes approximately 20minutes each way and is suitable for buggies.


Prebbleton Craft Group Craft Day
Prebbleton Cottage, Cnr Blakes & Springs Road
Every second Thursday 7-9pm

Newly formed Prebbleton Craft Group welcomes people to join them to create a variety of craft projects.

It is an opportunity for people with a passion for craft to connect, share skills and craft together.

Every second Thursday 7-9pm. Gold coin donation - bring whatever craft you are working on.

Contact Kim 0212156164 or Kim.strange@clear.net.nz for details.


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