Clubs for creative types
Meets every Wednesday at The Stitching Post Buckingham Street, Arrowtown from 10am onwards. We work on our projects, share ideas and enjoy good company. Anyone interested in joining us is most welcome to call in and meet us.
Denise Heckler 03 442 0204
Primarily a singing group of varying ages who love to provide heart-warming entertainment in Arrowtown. They periodically put on concerts in Arrowtown around Christmas and during the Autumn Festival.
Arrowtown Creative Arts Society
Aims to enrich the Arrowtown community by transforming it into one of New Zealand’s leading centres for the creative arts and industries. Join and get discounts to ACAS events and workshops and receive a monthly e-newsletter. Membership is $35 per household annually.
Arrow Line Dance Club
Line dancing has evolved. Step out to modern music and revival country music, make dancing fun. Group meets at the Lake Hayes Pavilion every Wednesday 12.30pm to 2.30pm
Jackie 021 0284 0681
Queenstown Film Society
Meets at Dorothy Browns 8.15pm Tuesday nights from early May to watch a hand-picked 20-week season of movies that will challenge, inspire, move and entertain. Annual membership works out at $6 per movie if you go to them all, and part-season memberships also available.
Lakes District Museum and Gallery
Changing exhibitions and art gallery, history of the Wakatipu and the goldfields, archives room, bookshop and information centre. Open 8.30pm to 5pm every day except Christmas Day. Individual, student and family memberships available.
Shotover Country Music Club
A group of entertainers interested in country music. Periodically presents concerts in Arrowtown. Meets Athenaeum Hall 1.30pm to 4pm on the third Sunday of every month.
Reg McTaggart 03 442 0785 or 027 656 3554
Knit and Natter
Bring your knitting along to The Stitching Post in Buckingham St every Tuesday 10am to 4pm, and share and learn. All crafters welcome. Free tuition if required. Space limited, so phone first to reserve your seat.
Anne Murchison 442 0448 or 021 172 3089