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: 12.30 – 2.45 pm … Hand Craft (session 1)
A social group that welcomes people with all skill levels in knitting and other needle craft. Enjoy great company and a cuppa.

Mon: 7:00 – 8.30 pm … Table Tennis
Bring the whole family for this fun social table tennis club. Play games and get tips on how to improve. We supply all the gear.

TUESDAY:

Tue: 9.00 – 11.30am … Victory Playgroup (session 1)
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: 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!

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: 12.30 – 2.45 pm … Hand Craft (session 2)
A social group that welcomes people with all skill levels in knitting and other needle craft. Enjoy great company and a cuppa.

Wed 14 June: 3.30 – 8.00 pm … Matariki Lantern Parade
Bring a lantern or torch and wrap up warm for our annual Matariki Celebration. Performances, music, displays and food. Join us for this fun family event.

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 simple yet very powerful form of exercise, combining laughter exercises with yogic breath.

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 (session 2)
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 … Badminton Club
Join our family-friendly Badminton Club.  We have all the gear, fun for the whole family.  No experience necessary. Come along and have a go.

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 … Free Family Dinner
Free Hot Soup and Bread every Friday. Bring friends and family down for a hot meal and meet other members of your community.

SATURDAY:

Sat: 8.00 – 9.30 am ,,, Taoist Tai Chi
An introduction to Tai Chi, this is a gentle form of exercise which will improve your health, flexibility and balance. It is very relaxing and is suitable for people of all ages.

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 10 June : 1.00 – 3.00 pm … Make a Lantern for Matariki Parade
Come and create your own unique lantern for the Matariki Lantern Parade.

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.