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TimeBank Hurunui

Since NZ Women Won the Vote : How are we doing 125 Years On?

Celebrate International Women’s Day, and co me to this talk and discussion led by Margaret Lovell-Smith. Today the subject of women's rights and aspirations is as relevant as ever, with the issu ...

Eco-Friendly Alternatives to Garden Lawns

Penny Cairns is an advocate of land-use that is sustainable, and her attention is turning to a part of our back (or front) yards we take for granted. The garden lawn...  Step back from convention ...

Savings Pools

This talk organised by Food For Thought will introduce you to Savings Pools, a form of peer-to-peer financial support that bypasses banks and doesn't involve paying interest. And Savings Pools are mor ...

Beachside Foraging

  Natalie Absalom is a keen forager who will guide us at Motunau Beach to gather mussels and other shellfish, edible seaweeds and shore plants. She’ll show us how to identify species, provid ...

Tech Lab: Manage Your Email

Frustrated by unruly email? Want to streamline and organise your inbox ? Want to change accounts? This tutorial will cover: s orting and filing messages in folders; us eful features and settings; s etti ...

Let's Play Uke!

For beginners or if you want a refresher, Wim Bevers will teach simple chords to accompany songs and help you get a feel for the instrument. Wim is a singer and plays uke for the Balcairn Pops band. F ...

Bike Maintenance and CyclistSelf-care

This talk and demo by cycle technician Scott Millar will cover pre-ride check s , basic bike maintenance and repair, and what should be in a cyclist’s tool kit. I f you’re not into DIY, what ...