South Alive is pleased to welcome four new trustees to our Board. Jess Chalmers, Travis Hubber, Beryl Wilcox and Paul Searancke will all be joining us as Trustees, and we couldn't be more excited. They each bring a diverse range of skills and backgrounds to the table, and we look forward to having them on board.
It's almost Quiz Night! Get your teams of 4 together and join us at the Newfield Tavern on June 14th at 7pm. Cost is $20 per team, all funds raised go to South Alive. Great raffles up for grabs including tickets to the Feelers 25th Anniversary gig!
Mark your diaries for the upcoming Waste Free Living Workshop with Kate Meads, June 21st in The Pantry. This is part of the Love Food Hate Waste week, organised by WasteNet. Ticket details will be available very soon!
Open Day is happening on June 23rd from 10am-3pm. We have a variety of different workshops, talks, demonstrations and family fun happening—come down and learn something new, including how to build a bug motel! Best of all it's free!
The South Alive Art Gallery hosts two new exhibitions in June - Chris Duggan's
"Face to Face: An Exhibition of Documentary Portraiture" from June 5th-17th. David Heatherington will then show his portraiture drawings from June 23rd-30th.
Ever wanted professional photos taken of your family? Now is your chance. For $10 you get a professional 15 minute photo session, and a free 10x13" photo. Appointments must be pre-booked through our website. June 24th in The Pod.
National Volunteer Week is a great chance for us to acknowledge the huge amount of time and energy our volunteers give to our community. We'll be throwing a mid-winter xmas function in July to say thanks to our volunteers! We will keep you posted regarding details.
Thanks this month to our awesome community supporters:
Ricoh Southland for sponsoring a new printer for the community
Zak Finance for sponsoring a PA system for South Alive
Hannah Blumhardt and Liam Prince for their inspiring talks about living a zero waste lifestyle as well as WasteNet Southland, Sport Southland and The Pantry for their support with these
Love Local, The Ministry of Education, Vegan Society, Isogenics, La Leche League, Baillie and Lewis, and the Electoral Commission for choosing The Pod for the first time as their meeting venue