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Public Forum at Council and Community Board Meetings: You may speak on matters of concern
during the first 15 minutes of each meeting but please let us know well in advance. For council meetings,
please notify Sue Elder and for community boards, please notify Marilyn Ponsford.
Township, Hall and Reserve Committees, please note: If you wish to advertise your meeting here, or
make any changes to meeting details, please let Lee Brehaut know by 9am on Thursday of the week prior
to publication by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org, or by phoning 347 2800 or 03 318 8338.
COUNCIL & COMMUNITY BOARDS
Malvern Community Board
• Monday, 26 November, 4pm, Darfield Library/
Selwyn Central Community Board
• Wednesday, 21 November, 4pm, Executive
Meeting Room One, Rolleston Council Building
• Wednesday, 28 November, 1pm, Council
Industrial Park Project Team
• Thursday, 6 December, 10.30am, 8 Millbank
(Because this project team discusses
commercially sensitive information, the
public will be excluded from most, if not all,
of the meeting. Please direct any queries to
the Corporate Services Manager, Douglas
Selwyn Waihora Zone Committee
• Tuesday, 4 December, 1pm, Executive Meeting
Room, Rolleston Council Building
These are public meetings and the first 15 minutes
are available for the public to speak.
Broadfield District Community Centre
• Wednesday, 5 December, 7.30pm, Broadfield Hall
Castle Hill Village Community Association
• Monday, 26 November, 5.30pm by SKYPE
Coalgate/Glentunnel Reserve Management
• Thursday, 22 November, 8pm, Glentunnel Sports
Coalgate Township Committee
• Tuesday, 20 November, 7.30pm, Coalgate Fire
Darfield Recreation & Community Centre
• Monday, 3 December, 8pm, Darfield Recreation
Darfield Township Committee
• Thursday, 15 November, 7.45pm, Darfield
Dunsandel Community Committee
• Thursday, 6 December, 7.30pm, Dunsandel
Volunteer Fire Brigade
Glentunnel Residents Association
• Monday, 3 December, 7.30pm, Community Centre
Greendale Recreation Reserve Management
• Tuesday, 4 December, 8pm, Greendale Hall
Hororata District Citizens Association
• Tuesday, 27 November, 7.30pm, Hororata
Hororata Reserve Management Committee
• Wednesday, 5 December, 7.30pm, Hororata
Killinchy Community Centre Committee
• Wednesday, 21 November, 7.30pm, Killinchy Hall
Lake Coleridge Community Committee
• Friday, 23 November, 7.30pm, Lake Coleridge
Leeston Community Committee
• Monday, 3 December, 7.30pm, Leeston Library/
Rolleston Community Centre Committee
• Thursday, 29 November, 7.30pm, Rolleston
Community Centre Lounge
Rolleston Residents Association
• Monday, 26 November, 7.30pm, Rolleston
Southbridge Advisory Committee
• Monday, 26 November, 7.30pm, Southbridge
Springfield Township Committee
• Tuesday, 4 December, 7.30pm, Tawera Hall
Springston Hall Committee
• Thursday, 6 December, 7.30pm, Springston
Springston Recreation Reserve and
Associated Sports Committee
• Wednesday, 21 November, 8pm, Springston
Reserve Errol Tweedy Pavilion
Waihora Park Reserve Committee
• Tuesday, 4 December, 7.30pm, Waihora Bowling
Weedons Residents Association Inc.
• Monday, 26 November, 7.30pm, Weedons
Please note this meeting will include a
discussion on the future of the Weedons
West Melton Community Centre
• Tuesday, 27 November, 7.30pm, West Melton
ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING
Prebbleton Community Association
• Tuesday, 20 November, 7.30pm, Prebbleton Hall
Leeston Park Association
• Monday, 26 November, 8pm, Leeston Park
All I want for Xmas is...
Unsure what to buy the special someone in your
life for Christmas? Why not buy the gift that keeps
on giving -- a one year gym membership to the
Rolleston Community Centre Fitness Centre -- it
costs only $420. Help your loved one reach their
fitness goals in 2013!
Skate to be fit is after-school fun for
the whole family. Come and join this fun class,
suitable for all abilities. Mums and Dads are
welcome to participate.
$6 per session. Wednesdays, 3.30 -- 4.30pm
Wear comfortable clothes. Skates provided. Adult
supervision required for children 11 years and
For more information e-mail: rcc.enquiries@
selwyn.govt.nz or phone 347 2882, pick up
a copy of our Term 4 brochure, go online to
www.selwyn.govt.nz/rcc, visit our face book page
or call in to see us at 94 Rolleston Drive.
Festive stories & Songs
Join us at your local library for a fun session of
festive stories, songs and more. Recommended for
3-7 year olds. This event is free and caregivers are
essential. Wear something festive and bring along
your torch for a festive treasure hunt.
Book at your local library. Dates are:
Tuesday, 4th December, 6 -- 7pm
Thursday, 6th December, 6 -- 7pm
Wednesday, 12th December, 6 -- 7pm
Monday, 17th December, 6 -- 7pm
Book early to secure your spot.
Summer hours on Saturdays
at Selwyn's Libraries.
From Saturday, December 1st, Darfield, Leeston,
Lincoln and Rolleston Libraries will be open on
Saturdays from 9.30am to 12.30pm to better suit
summer's early risers.
Late Night at Lincoln
Lincoln Library is starting a late night! It will be will
open for borrowing until 7pm (council payments
only till 5pm) on Thursday evenings.
Sport New Zealand
Sport New Zealand
funds are available for
Selwyn sports teams who
need to travel to local
competitions and are
comprised of members
aged 5--19 years (school
competitions in school
time are not eligible).
This round of funding is for summer sports only.
For information and application forms, contact
Stuart Westoby at 347 2708, stuart.westoby@
selwyn.govt.nz. Applications for this funding close
Friday 23 November 2012.
Dunsandel Historic Society
Town of Selwyn -- Oldest town in Ellesmere
To be celebrated Sunday 25th November 2012, 1pm
at Trinity Church Hall, Dunsandel Hororata Road, Dunsandel.
Program -- Visit to Selwyn Village, talks in Trinity Hall,
display of photos and newspaper clippings, etc
Bring your reading glasses.
Further information contact Mike 329 1724.
Selwyn Railway Station 1948: Newton Candish, New Zealand Railway and Locomotive Society archives No 520.
The Selwyn Dog Training Club will use the
Rolleston Dog Park for a dog obedience
competition on the 24th of November
from approximately 7.30am to 5pm. The
park will be closed for off-lead dog exercise
during these times. The Club is happy for
people to come and watch the competition,
but spectators with dogs are asked to keep
them on a lead and well away from the
Lincoln & Districts SeniorNet
Tuesday 27 November 1pm -- 3pm
Bayliss Lounge, Lincoln Event Centre
Mayor Kelvin Coe will be officiating the ceremony. SeniorNet
National Co-ordinator Grant Sidaway will be running a computer
Register on the day for upcoming computer courses.
For more information please contact Lisa on:
or cell 021 023 39 189 or 325 7831 (evenings)
Gold coin donation appreciated
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