Activities & Events Schedule

The Activities & Events Schedule includes all our Victory on the Move activities, plus other great activities run by our partners in the Victory area.

MONDAY:

Mon: 10.30 – 12.30 … Learners License Course
Learn Driver License theory and do a practice test to help you gain your learners license. 100% success rate.

Mon: 10:30 – 12:00 … Toddler Better Health Programme
Do you want to have fun with your preschooler , learn about healthy eating and how to encourage life-long healthy habits? Session includes active play, snack time & workshop.

Mon: 12.30 – 2.45 pm … Hand Craft (session 1)
We are a Social group that meets twice a week to knit and natter for a couple of hours. We welcome people with all skill levels.

Mon: 2.00 – 3.45 … Art Journaling
Live a more fun life by learning Art journaling. Learn a range of techniques that bring together writing and art.

Mon: 4.00 – 4.30 … Martial Arts (5 & 6 year olds)
Be part of a new Martial Arts family at Victory. Learn martial arts in a fun and healthy environment. Whether it’s purely for fitness and self-defense, or for competition. Your kids will improve their fitness, confidence, self-esteem, and respect for themselves and others.

Mon: 4.30 – 5.30 … Martial Arts (7 – 12 year olds)
Be part of a new Martial Arts family at Victory. Learn martial arts in a fun and healthy environment. Whether it’s purely for fitness and self-defense, or for competition. Your kids will improve their fitness, confidence, self-esteem, and respect for themselves and others.

Mon: 5.30 – 7.00 … Martial Arts (Teenagers & Adults)
Be part of a new Martial Arts family at Victory. Learn martial arts in a fun and healthy environment – for fitness, self-defense, or for competition. You and your kids will improve your fitness, confidence, self-esteem, and respect for yourself and others.

TUESDAY:

Tue: 9.00 – 11.30am … Victory Playgroup
Play Group for parents and young children to meet, play and socialise. We provide interesting activities for children and families. Morning tea is provided for children and hot and cold drinks for adults.

Tue: 9.15 – 10.30 … Yuan Gong Session
Weekly session for people with some experience of Yuan Gong / Ren Yuan. The gentle movements heal and strengthen the body, energy and mind. Effective for many health conditions as the movements can be adjusted to your health condition, including sitting if you need to.

Tue: 10.40 – 12.00 … Yuan Gong Intro Course
A six-week course to learn the gentle, graceful movements of Yuan Gong. Safe, effective and efficient. Heals the body, stabilises emotions and brings mental clarity. Effective for many health conditions.

Tue: 11.00 – 11.45 am … Sit and Be Fit
Enjoy exercising sitting down. Come and try this fun, seated exercise class you’ll burn some calories and keep your heart healthy. You will experience a range of benefits from these sessions.

Tue: 1.00 – 3.00 pm …. Victory Sixty Plus
Join a friendly group of people for afternoon tea, a chat and games.  We currently play Five Hundred & Rummikub and are open to new ideas! (The majority of players are not church members).

Tue: 5.00 – 7.00 pm … KSI Karate
There are classes for beginners and those with experience. Fun with a focus on effective and practical techniques. Children 10 years + and adults very welcome.

Tue: 5.00 – 6.00 pm … Pilates (session 1)
Runs as a 6 week course, Pilates teaches you about breathing with movement, body mechanics, balance, co-ordination, positioning of the body, spatial awareness, strength and flexibility.

Tue: 6.15 – 7.15 pm … Pilates (session 2)
Runs as a 6 week course, Pilates teaches you about breathing with movement, body mechanics, balance, co-ordination, positioning of the body, spatial awareness, strength and flexibility.

WEDNESDAY:

Wed: 9.30 – 10.15 am … Bubs Music Class
This is a music and movement class for 0 – 5 years (older siblings welcome) lead by Tami and Pam. Instructed by Tami Mansfield, director of the Off Broadway Performing Arts School.

Wed: 3.15pm – 4.45 … Kids Embroidery
Let your child enjoy and learn the traditional art of embroidery with the wonderful ladies from the Nelson Embroiderers’ Guild and make their own pieces of art. All supplies included.

Wed: 12.30 – 2.45 pm … Hand Craft (session 2)
We are a Social group that welcomes people with all skill levels. Donations of wool welcomed.

Wed 5.30 – 6:30 pm … Laughter Yoga Club
Come laugh with us… Laughter is our body’s natural antidote to stress. ‘Laughter Yoga’ is a very simple yet very powerful form of exercise which teaches you how to enjoy a good laugh without needing jokes. Everyone can do it.

Wed: 5.30 – 7.00 pm … Yoga
In this 8 week course you will learn yoga poses to develop better posture, release tension and improve flexibility & strength. Awareness of your breath will lead to an increased sense of calm and well-being.

THURSDAY:

Thu: 9.00 – 11.30am … Victory Playgroup
Play Group for parents and young children to meet, play and socialise. We provide interesting activities for children and families. Morning tea is provided for children and hot and cold drinks for adults.

Thu: 4.00 – 4.45 … Teen Pilates
This course will target posture, alignment. core strength, coordination balance and flexibility. It helps teens to gain awareness of their body.

Thu: 5.30 – 7.00 … Martial Arts – Sparring Class
Be part of a new Martial Arts family at Victory. Learn martial arts in a fun and healthy environment – for fitness, self-defense, or for competition. You and your kids will improve your fitness, confidence, self-esteem, and respect for yourself and others.

Thu: 6.00 – 7.00 pm … KSI Karate
There are classes for beginners and those with experience. Fun with a focus on effective and practical techniques. Children 10 years + and adults very welcome.

FRIDAY:

Fri: 9.45 – 10.45 am … Under Five Jive
A fun and creative music and movement class for pre-schoolers and their parents / caregivers.

Fri: 10.00 – 11:00 am … Multicultural Seniors
Social group for all cultures to meet, play games, have a cup of tea and chat, social walking and light exercise.

Fri: 5.30 – 6.30 … Food For Families Friday Night Dinner
Free Hot Soup and Bread every Friday. Bring friends and family down for a hot meal and meet other members of your community.

Fri: 5.30 – 7.30 pm … Lark in the Park
Come and enjoy the summer evenings with your friends and family. We have lots of sports equipment for you to enjoy including volleyball, cricket and Unihoc plus lots of play equipment. BBQ meal available.

SATURDAY:

Sat: 10.00 – 11.00 am … Shoshin Kendo
This is a dynamic Japanese Martial art using ancient samurai sword techniques and spirit. The benefits include increased levels of fitness, confidence and discipline.

Sat: 12.00 – 2.30 pm … Piano Lessons
Do you want to learn to play the piano or improve your playing skills? We have lessons available with our experienced tutor … just book a time that suits you.

Sat: 7.30 – 10.00 pm … Barn Dance @ Victory
The Celts Ceiligh Band are hosting a Barn dance. No experience necessary as all the dances are called. Bring a plate of food for supper to share. Please note – this is an alcohol free family-friendly event.

SUNDAY:

Sun: 8.00 – 3.00 pm … Celebration Centre Nelson
We are so blessed to belong to a wonderful church family here in Nelson and be part of an extended family of churches throughout New Zealand and the nations. Everybody is welcome.

Sun: 10.30 -11.30 … Whanau, Food, and Fun
Crafts, games and activities based on Christian theme, followed by a shared lunch.