Rewi Alley Chinese School Trust

The School Trust offers Chinese language classes & cultural activities to assist new migrants to settle into Christchurch & maintain their cultural heritage. It runs language & culture classes mainly on Saturdays, and some evenings during the week, catering for pre-schoolers to senior citizens, beginners to advanced. Chinese classes for Adults in different levels are … Continued

Home Ideas Centre

It is like a Homeshow except that it is open all year round. At the Home Ideas Centre you will find displays from hundreds of companies showing thousands of building and home improvement products. There are no salespeople to hassle you but there are advisors in attendance who can give you literature on all the … Continued

Community Watch Riccarton

Mobile patrol in the greater Riccarton area, being another set of eyes & ears, in doing so making the community a safer place to live & work in. Notifying various departments where a hazard exists, street lights out, broken road signs, supermarket trolleys abandoned etc. Removing graffiti from CCC property within 48 hours where possible. … Continued

MyTime @10

This group is part of the Riccarton Community Church and is designed to let women have some “me” time in their lives. They are a Craft & Friendship Group for women of all ages. Meets on Wednesdays during school term at the Riccarton Community Church Hall, 44 Elizabeth Street, from 10am to 11:30am. Bring your … Continued

International Buddhist Assn South Island NZ

Buddhist Dharma functions on Fridays at 7 pm Young Adult Division activities, Art Gallery, Cultural events & classes, Tai Chi, Buddhism studies, Fo Guan Tea House (vegetarian cafe), souvenir shop, participate in society charity work, etc. For further information, ring the above telephone number.

St Ninians Church

Sunday services at 9.30 am. Office hours are Wednesday, Thursday and Friday 9:30am until 12:30pm Menzshed call the parish (03) 348 6418 The church also has available for booking 2 lounges that can seat 20-40 with small kitchen attached & a hall. . THURSDAY at 10am Coffee/tea & muffins weekly. For further information ring (03) … Continued

Riccarton Men’s Probus

Regular meetings February-December, 2nd Tuesday of the month at 10 am-12 noon, speakers, outings. Ten Pin bowling group.

Totara Club – Riccarton A general day programme for older people where all activities are especially adapted to suit people with age related disabilities, e.g. social interaction, physical activites including Tai Chi, gardening, cooking & exercises. Intellectual stimulation with scrabble quizzes & word challenges, outdoor activities & music. There are individualised programmes that fulfill identified & assessed needs. … Continued

Crockfords Bridge Club

  Evening and daytime bridge sessions. Monday-Thursday member sessions but guests/visitors welcome. All Grade/Open sessions Thursday afternoons. Learners’ Classes – details available on request. 1st Friday of the month is a themed social night at 7.00pm. For further information ring (03) 348-7478.

Kauri Lodge Riccarton Retirement Village

A family owned rest home. Studio Rooms available under occupational rights agreements or to rent. All rooms have ensuites. 13 independent villas. Enquiries welcome. All clients should be advised to request a referral from their G.P. for a full assessment before entering rest home care. Older Persons Health Assessment and Community Service Teams ,Burwood hospital … Continued