Addington Fun Day

Date/Time
Date(s) - 05/03/2019
5:15 pm - 7:30 pm

Location
St Mary's Addington

Category(ies)


Addington Fun Day-Remember Shrove Tuesday and the Beth Hodgson Memorial Pancake Race? This year the date is Tuesday, 5th March and the time 5.15 – 7.30pm and will be held in Church Square, Addington. The actual racing begins at 6.15pm (food available beforehand)-six people in each team. All ages are welcome to participate (85 year olds are already keen to race) and spectators are also welcome. There will be pancakes to eat as well as to toss, BBQ sausages and salad, Addington Coffee cart, so have a picnic and have fun! For those that can afford it, gold coin donation for food appreciated. Families will enjoy music, bouncy castle, Faerie Circle(includes face-painting), Adam Allsorts, and children’s games(sack racing, etc). Community groups are also welcome to put up stands with community information about what they do and their projects. If you are prepared with a team for the racing before the date, please text 027-7259148 or e-mail- ajhud@xtra.co.nz or just come along on the day and join a team then and there. The winning racing team receives a prize and the Beth Hodgson Cup. If people dress up (not compulsory) and come along as part of a team they could also have a team photo and their team’s winning name on the Oddfellows Cup for the year. St.Mary’s are the main organizers with support from Manuka Cottage, Addington Timebank, Addington Neighbourhood Association, local volunteers, Spreydon-Cashmere Community Board and CAYAD. Any further enquiries to Allan -ajhud@xtra.co.nz or 027-7259148.If weather is really bad will trim event back but still have music/disposable food inside church.