What’s On in Te Awamutu for December

Te Awamutu Events Guide
December 2016

1-11 Te Awamutu Light Operatic Society Presents ‘The Old Christmas Card’
1st-3rd, 8th-10th, 9th-11th Sunday matinees 2.30pm, Thurs, Fri & Sat 7.30pm.
Tickets & information call Te Awamutu i-SITE 871 3259.

1,8,15,22 Late Night Shopping, Thursdays before Christmas shops will be open until 7pm and on Fridays until 6pm. Shop local and support our Te Awamutu retailers this Christmas.

3 Wellbeing for Women, 2pm – 4pm Burchell Pavilion 1 Gorst Ave, bookings essential. Contact Ingrid 021 952 690 or Jeanette 021 299 3821

4 Te Awamutu Brass Band Awards, at the band room Albert Park Drive 5pm
5 Te Awamutu Brass street carolling starts around town
5 Annual Community Remembrance Service, 6pm at Alexandra
House Chapel, 570 Alexandra St, Te Awamutu. All welcome

8 Tuff Kid Challenge 2016 students year 1 to 8, registration 4-6pm @ TA Sports. Contact Ollie Ward 0274 519 158

9 Tuff Kid Challenge 2016 race day 5pm – 7.30pm Albert Park, Te Awamutu Sports

10 Te Awamutu Christmas Float Parade & Picnic, from 12 noon Alexandra Street & picnic at Selwyn Park.

10,17 Rosetown Lions Santas Grotto, in the empty offices of 1st National Real Estate, 35 Alexandra Street,10am-12noon. Each child that visits Santa will receive a present, no official photographer so please bring your camera!

11 McDonalds Kihikihi Speedway, Christmas Bash, 1pm

11 ‘Carols at Pirongia’ St Saviour’s Church, Franklin Street, 7pm.

12-14 Tree Te Awamutu, North End Church, Racecourse Road. Tree Awamutu is a pop-up Christmas Tree forest where local businesses, families and community groups construct a tree that represents who they are and/or what Christmas means to them. We would like to invite you to participate in this vibrant community event.
Mon. 12th 7-9pm Tues. 13th 12.30pm-2pm & 7-9pm, Wed. 14th 7-9pm.

15 Selwyn Christmas Lunch St Johns Church lounge 9.30am onwards. Calling all 65 year olds and over to celebrate Christmas and pot luck finger food lunch $3. Contact Dot Watson 07 872 7780

18 Empire Theatre Food and Craft Market, 93 Sloane St, every 3rd Sunday 11am – 3pm

18 Te Awamutu Brass Band present ‘Christmas Carols in the Park’, 5.45pm – 7pm by
Selwyn Park

19 – 23 Te Awamutu Museum Tui and Tama’s Christmas Workshop. Drop in
activities throughout the week. 135 Roache St, Te Awamutu
10am – 4pm phone 07 870 2005

20 – 23 Rosetown Lions Santas Grotto, in the empty offices of 1st National Real Estate, 35
Alexandra Street, 11am – 2pm. Each child that visits Santa will receive a present, no official photographer so please bring your camera!