For previous events and happenings see the archives.
There are so many wonderful things about the Garage Sale - good cheap stuff, waste minimisation and community fund-raising. And the Garage Sale has just extended its opening hours, so you can now shop on Wednesdays from 11am til 4pm.
Community groups who would like to make use of the fund-raising that the Garage Sale offers can book a Wednesday. See the Garage Sale page for more information about how it works.
Available at the Lyttelton Information Centre
For more info go to
Our Story explores the history and vision of Project Lyttelton (PL).Download Our Story PDF (1.5MB)
Thursday August 7th, at the Information Centre, 7.15 p.m.
(Oxford Street, near the Health Centre)
PLEASE NOTE CHANGE OF VENUE
the Project Lyttelton 'Portal' will be used again once the pool is finished
“MENTAL HEALTH AND NUTRITION”
1. What if…. Nutrition could treat mental illness?
Julia Rucklidge, of University of Canterbury – deals with the science behind mental illness and nutrition
2. Autumn Stringam - The Stress Cycle
features the author of “A Promise of Hope” (new in LIFT) talking about her experiences
Monday 4th November, 7.15 p.m.
at The Portal, 54A Oxford St
“The Age of Stupid” a documentary set in 2055.
showing a wide variety of events and people and attitudes and actions related to climate change.
The questions are:
Do you believe climate change is natural or manmade?
What can be done about it?
Is it too late?
Watch this film and then join in the discussion,
with Joe Fone, author of “Climate Change: Natural or Manmade”