Aranui this week...

Monday 15 October

10.30am: Walking group (Aranui Library)   We meet at the Aranui Library, we walk at your own pace around the Aranui community and then finish with a cup of tea and a natter back at the Library. All welcome to come along and get to know the people in your neighborhood.

11am-3pm: Aranui Mower Shed – Please note we do not hire out the lawn mowers when it is predicted to rain

Beneficiary Advice Services – 12pm until 2pm – to answer all your question you may have regarding a current benefit.

Staff available:

Partnership Community Workers available – 9am – 4pm

Connectedness Coordinator  –  9am – 3:00pm

Early Childhood Education Coordinator 8:30am – 2:00pm

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Tuesday 16 October

Housing New Zealand – new hours of 9:30am – 4pm, Every Tuesday and Thursday.

Fruit ‘n’ Vege Co-op –  order for following week (Aranui Community Trust) Please note fruit and vege payment for the following week has a deadline payment of Thursdays 10am set by the fruit co op. ( Pick up Wednesday’s from the Aranui Community Trust .
Community Law –  1pm until 4pm – Aranui Heartlands if your matter is urgent and you are unable to get into the Aranui Community Trust please call Ph 03 3666 870, push button 2, leave a message and someone will call you back before the end of the day. 

 Indoor Bowls every Tuesday 10:30am until 12:30pm for all age groups.
Aranui/Wainoni Community Center Cost per person is $2 to cover use of the hall. – First session free.

11 – 3pm:  Aranui Mower shed (Aranui Community Trust) -weekdays only
1-3pm: Housing NZ (Aranui Heartlands) drop-in
Budgeting advice available in Aranui by appointment only ph: 332 1700

Regular Staff
Connectedness Coordinator – 9am – 3:00pm
Pegasus Community Worker – 9am – 5pm
Early Childhood Education Coordinator – 8:30am – 2:00pm

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Wednesday 17 October

Annual General Meeting for the Aranui Community Trust – tonight – 5:30pm until 6:30pm  – at the Aranui Wainoni community Centre. All community members welcome.

Foot Clinic  – 1pm until 4pm in the Heartland area of ACTIS – Bookings are essentials, $5 donation appreciated. Give us call to book in your time. 03 963 7070 – The next foot clinic will be 14 November

Housing New Zealand – new days and times – Tuesdays and Thursday from 9:30am until 4pm – no appointment needed, just pop in

Eastside Mum’s and Bubs Exercise Group Wednesday 10:30am – 11:30am.  We meet at the A Town Boxing gym which is behind the ACTIS building on the Wainoni Park grounds. For more information contact
Catering for all fitness levels. This is a gold coin donation. Increase your fitness level and reach those personal goals all while connecting with local Mum’s in your area.

Pay and collect Fruit ‘n’ Vege Co-op – pick up from ACTIS 12:30pm on wards don’t forget to order for the following week. –

Euchre every 3rd & 4th Wednesday at Aranui Community Trust, in the Heartland area 1.30pm – 4.30pm all welcome. – Come on down and enjoy a few laughs over a game of euchre, a hot cuppa and great company from other community members.

11 – 3pm: Aranui Mower shed – week days only –
Regular staff
Pegasus Community Worker – 9am – 5pm
Connectedness Coordinator – Times vary

Early Childhood Education Coordinator 8:30am – 2:00pm

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Thursday 18 October

Housing New Zealand – new hours – 9:30am until 4pm, every Tuesday and Thursday

Free Community Lunch – every 2nd Thursday of each month – next community Lunch is 8 Nov  @Cafe53 Hampshire Street, Aranui from 11am until 12:15pm. Every community lunch has a life long learning aspect. Novembers TBC

Ara Institute of Canterbury are at ACTIS every Thursday from 10am until 1pm – Come in and find out about a course that suit your needs.
11am-1pm: The Green Prescription (by appointment)
11 – 3pm: Aranui Mower shed – week days only
Regular Staff
Connectedness Coordinator – 9am to 3pm
Early Childhood Education Coordinator 9am – 2pm

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Friday 19 October

Junior Aranui Touch Rugby, Kicks off today 4pm on Wainoni Park


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Saturday 20 October

Don’t forget to like us on Facebook to keep up to date with the day to day doings of the community and ACTIS staff.
Facebook Page: Aranui Community Trust

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Sunday 21 October

The Month of October

The Board of the Aranui Community Trust invites all Christchurch community members to their annual general meeting ( AGM ) to be held on Wednesday the 17th of October at the Aranui, Wainoni Community Centre, 31 Hampshire Street, Aranui. 5:30pm until 6:30pm. All welcome to attend this open meeting which will take place in the large meeting room.

Aranui Junior Touch starts Friday 19 at 4pm on Wainoni Park, Hampshire Street, Aranui.

Fast 5 Social Netball – starts, Wednesday 24 Oct kicking off at 5:30pm at Haeata Community Campus, Netball Courts. We are still taking teams, give ACTIS a call to register your netball team.

Free Community Lunch this year is every 2nd Thursday at cafe 53 on Hampshire Street, Aranui. – Every lunch will have a fun easy life long learning component as requested by our community.

Hub Meeting – Tuesday 16 October – 10am until 11am

Brekkie on the go!! – For all our tamariki who walk to School down Hampshire Street. – Your ACTIS Whanau will have a tummy filling, brain training, made with love breakfast ready for you to take away and start your day with greatness!! dates TBC, 8am until 9am outside ACTIS – Dates: TBC – Times: 8am until 9am


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