Come and enjoy various activities in the blue building!
... and many more!
Many activities are free or low-cost for you.
Pick up a timetable from the community centre or scroll down to see the up-to-date one!
We are on 55 Muritai street.
If you are under 25, check out our YOUTH page!
We also organise forums and meetings that assist with building an exciting future for Tahunanui.
Come in and have your say - we love you to shape our activities and events with us!
Current activities include:
Playgroup, Monday : relaxed, friendly families
Preschool Tuesdays to Fridays: registered teachers, E.C.E. subsidies may apply – ask our friendly teachers
Fit 4 Fun : all ages, all abilities, get moving with Brenda Preece
Youth action group : 11-18 yrs, have fun, plan cool things for Tahunanui
Yoga : with Sue Cleaver, flexibility and strength for all levels
Sewing : bring in an upcycling project, save money, machines and help
Youth drop in café : for 11-15 years, fun, music, activities, great food!
CRAFTernoon tea : bring a craft project, enjoy afternoon tea and a chat
UPcycle sewing : refresh retro clothing with Rebekah Wyatt from Restore
Circuit training : improve fitness and flexibility with Marion West
Garden group : tours of gardens followed by a café visit, with Cushla Vass
Community gardens : volunteer-led gardens for all, friendly group, share skills
Cards and games : every fortnight, includes afternoon tea
Book club : first Thursday of the month, different themes, relaxed group
Pilates : improve posture, balance and tone with Marion West
Art group : bring along any project, all levels, very friendly and mutually supportive group
S.A.S.S. Silly as Sunday Society : all women, all ages, all fun! Venue: changes, contact us
Occasional / one-off activities
(contact the centre to find out when they’re on):
Boomerang bags : join the sewing bee, or fold and iron with Lani B; see the ’Boomerang Bags Nelson’ Facebook group for details of when they are at the community centre
Want to find out more?
You are also welcome to contact us if you would like to set up a group and just need somewhere to hold it and help with getting the word out.
Contact us on 548 6036 to enrol or find out about these activities.
The Tahunanui Community Centre is a registered charity number CC36240