International Women’s Day Movie Night

Focal Point Cinema 126 Heretaunga Street East, Hastings

To celebrate International Women’s Day on March the 8th Heretaunga Women's Centre are screening the Movie Nomadland. Reviews of the film say it is a beautiful and poetic character study on the forgotten and downtrodden, and beautifully captures the restlessness left in the wake of the Great Recession. It follows the character played by Frances […]

Hastings Women’s Rest Building 100 year Celebrations

Heretaunga Women's Centre Cnr. Russell & Eastbourne Streets, Hastings

Celebrate with the Heretaunga Women's Centre, on the 23rd March at 10am, the historic Hastings Women's Restrooms turning 100 years old! Celebrations take place at the Heretaunga Women's Centre, Womens Restrooms, cnr Russell and Eastbourne streets.

CAP Money Budgeting Course 3 Week Workshop

Heretaunga Women's Centre Cnr. Russell & Eastbourne Streets, Hastings

A free course to help you manage your money more effectively.  The CAP Money Course is a revolutionary money management course that teaches people budgeting skills and a simple cash-based system that really works.  This course can help gain more control over your finances so you can save, give and prevent debt. Dates: Wednesday 9, […]

Heretaunga Women’s Centre brings you… Harakeke Flax Weaving

Heretaunga Women's Centre Cnr. Russell & Eastbourne Streets, Hastings

Come and weave flax with B&B Weaving.  Simple to complex. Eight weeks of flax weaving. Flowers, small containers, and small kete. Nau mai haere mai ki te raranga putiputi, raranga ipu, raranga kete iti. Please see a list of resources below: http://www.alibrown.co.nz/     or  Awesome flax resource https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-S6UDnSH1vU   or Simple flower https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NQIdUF3zGis   or Flax lily Harakeke – […]

Advance Your Reading and Writing Skills Workshop 1 – Reading Skills

Heretaunga Women's Centre Cnr. Russell & Eastbourne Streets, Hastings

Join Joy a qualified educator to advance your reading and writing skills. These fun filled workshops will extend your reading and writing abilities and why understanding of what you have read and written matters and is important. The first of 3 workshops will focus on reading skills. Further support is available through one-on-one mentoring. Cost: $Free

Working Towards Work Workshop Workshop 1 – C.V. Writing

Heretaunga Women's Centre Cnr. Russell & Eastbourne Streets, Hastings

SuperGrans Heretaunga Workshop in partnership with Workbridge In this session Shona will outline how to write a good CV, the common pitfalls including what to include and what not to include!  She will provide examples of how to format a CV and provide resources to assist you to produce a document that will hopefully secure […]

Pastry, Pies and Tarts Cooking Workshop

Heretaunga Women's Centre Cnr. Russell & Eastbourne Streets, Hastings

In this workshop you will learn how to make a never-fail (no soggy bottom allowed!) quiche that can be used to make several other dishes. As well, you’ll all make an easy but versatile pastry to take home and use. And you will also make or sample (depending on oven capacity and timing!) a couple […]

Kimchi with Karma Percy

Heretaunga Women's Centre Cnr. Russell & Eastbourne Streets, Hastings

The Heretaunga Women’s Centre is a hub of so much activity and connection, and this week it plays host to the following workshops to inspire a little magic in the kitchen. To book your spot, call 06 878 5401 or email admin@hwc.nz.

Kimchi Making Workshop

Heretaunga Women's Centre Cnr. Russell & Eastbourne Streets, Hastings

Learn to make delicious kimchi with fresh ingredients. Kimchi is a flavoursome Korean food made with cabbage, garlic, ginger and chili. It can be eaten fresh or fermented. Come and hear about the benefits of fermented food, and make some kimchi to take home. Karma Percy will lead this session. Karma was lucky enough to […]

Understanding Anxiety

Heretaunga Women's Centre Cnr. Russell & Eastbourne Streets, Hastings

Anxiety is a natural and common occurrence.  Our six-week educational programme aims to provide women with support and knowledge for when anxiety becomes a problem. In this course we aim to cover: Understanding the social and biological factors of anxiety Identifying when and how anxiety becomes a problem Different types of anxiety with particular focus […]