Community Festival

Community Festival

We are looking forward to seeing you all this Saturday for our Community Festival.  There will be so many wonderful activities and fun things to do and all for FREE

Why not come down to 39 Nursery Rd and join in with..

Art                     Music                  A Yummy Lunch

Hagley/Ferrymead Community Board             Playdough

Pottery           Bouncy Castle        Red Cross Outreach

Bike fixing       Face painting             CPIT Trade Training Information  

Saturday the 12th March from 12pm-3pm


Learn Bahasa Indonesia for Free

Learn Bahasa Indonesia for Free

Want to go to Bali ?
Come and learn Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian language) – the most spoken language in ASEAN (Association of South East Asian Nations)
When: Sunday  2 pm – 3:30 pm
                     28 Feb 2016
Where: Phillipstown Community Hub room #1
Who: tutor Dr. Andrew Adiguna Halim & Dr. Tien Yamamura
Contact:  sandy.ghozali@gmail.com  or  2cis.incorporated@gmail.com

Canterbury Indonesia Society Inaugural Cooking Class

What: Canterbury Indonesia Society Inaugural Cooking Class  freeOLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

When: 2pm pm – 3:30 pm                       

          Saturday 27 Feb 2016

Where: Phillipstown Community Hub Room #1

39 Nursery Rd,


Who: Tutor: Soni Atep Cahyadi
         Number of students: 10                   RSVP to phillipstownhub@gmail.com

Spoken Word Workshop

Spoken Word Workshop



Here’s an opportunity to have a go at spoken word poetry – you’ll create your own poetry and perform it in the workshop. No experience needed – the workshop is open to all young people from Phillipstown and it’s free to take part. Experienced spoken word poetry facilitator Daisy Lavea-Timo will lead this workshop and inspire you to create. Thursday 28th 10am – 3pm and Saturday 30th 10am-3pm. To register phone/text Kim 022 064 7963; kimm@ihug.co.nz

Thanks to Creative New Zealand and the Christchurch City Council, Community Arts Development Fund, for funding this as part of the Our Place Phillipstown project.


Community Garden

Update on our Community Garden .

The Community Garden at the Hub is looking so beautiful.  The volunteers have been putting in so much hard work and this is evident by how well the garden is doing.  If you are interested in being a part of the community garden come on down to the hub Wednesdays 1 pm – 4 pm and Saturdays 10.30 pm – 1 pm (weather dependent)  or give us a call on 02040691419



Neighborhood Support Shared Lunch

Phillipstown Neighborhood Support Groups Shared Lunch.  

This great event was held here at the Hub last month.  It was a great opportunity for individual neighborhood support groups to meet and make connections. The groups also took the opportunity to check out our cool new website.

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If you are interested in joining a Neighborhood Support Group check out these websites www.nscanterbury.org.nz  or www.christchurch.getsready.net


Ōtautahi Creative Spaces Trust and Phillipstown OSCAR

Ōtautahi Creative Spaces Trust and Phillipstown OSCAR

The talented artists from Ōtautahi Creative Spaces Trust and the creatives talents from the Phillipstown Community Centre OSCAR Programme combined forces to creative this beautiful work of art.  This was part of the awesome holiday programme activities that took place here at the hub during the last school holidays. Tino pai!  To enroll your child in the Christmas Holiday Programme please email phillipstownoscar@gmail.com