Interpreting New Zealand Information Session:
Tuesday 14 May
The Marlborough Multicultural Centre welcomes the opportunity for anyone interested in becoming an interpreter to attend our Interpreting New Zealand Information Sessions.
For more information contact
the Multicultural Centre on 03 579 6410; 021 158 4426.
Manager Migrant Services
International Women's Night:
Saturday 23 March
The Marlborough Multicultural Centre warmly welcomes the women of Marlborough to an International Women’s Night - 7pm-9.30pm on Saturday 23 March at the Marlborough Convention Centre. This unique evening featuring performances, speeches and food is a celebration of the contribution of all women in our community. The theme is “sisterhood” to celebrate the support women have for women. Come along and meet the world on your doorstep. National dress encouraged. Entry by koha.
- For more information about the evening contact the Multicultural Centre on 03 579 6410; 021 158 4426.
- Margaret Western
- Manager, Migrant Services
- Marlborough Multicultural Centre
Chinese New Year and Waitangi Day Lunch Celebration:
Tuesday 5 February
We look forward to seeing you there.When; Tuesday 5th February 2019, 11:30am - 2:30pm, St Andrew's Church Hall, 5 Henry Street, Blenheim.Come along and join us and English Language Partners to celebrate Chinese New Year and New Zealand's Waitangi Day on Tuesday 5 February 11:30am - 2:30pm at the St Andrew's Church Hall. Bring along a small plate of finger food to share. We will have a guest speaker and performance. All welcome.
Pot Luck Dinner Celebration: Sunday 8 July
Come along and join us for a mid-year pot luck tea celebration! 4pm - 7pm at the Star of the Sea Parish Centre, 61 Maxwell Road, Blenheim. Invite your friends and family, and bring a plate of food from your home country to share. We will have an interesting guest speaker. All welcome.
When: 4 - 7pm, Star of the Sea Parish Centre, 61 Maxwell Road, Blenheim.
Weekly drop in for a chat and morning tea (every Wednesday)
Each Wednesday from 10.30 - 12 noon, the Marlborough Multicultural Centre opens it doors, and welcomes people to an open morning tea. Pre-schoolers and toddlers are welcome to attend with parents or caregivers, but please keep your child at home if they are sick. The morning tea drop in is a great way to meet new people, make new friends, and get support from our friendly team.
When: Every Wednesday, 10.30 - 12noon, at the Marlborough Multicultural Centre, 21 Henry Street, Blenheim.
Other events planned (dates to be confirmed):
- Newcomers Network Coffee, Wine and Chat Evenings
- Newcomers Network Potluck Dinners
- Sewing / Knitting / Craft afternoons
- International Women's function
- Women's Self Defence / Confidence Building Training Course.
- The Police – Your Friends.
- Emergency Management – 'Get Ready Get Thru' if a disaster happens.
For information regarding any of the above events please contact Margaret at Migrant Centre
phone 03 5796410 or 022 657 9018