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February 2021

Ras Judah & Culture Embassy

February 28 @ 4:00 pm - 6:30 pm
$15

Ras Judah and Culture Embassy band is a Wellington-based, 10-piece international multicultural outfit, hence the name “Culture Embassy”. The band’s musical style is an infusion Afro jazz and roots reggae. Culture Embassy started in Wellington back in early 2013 as a collaborative music project between Ras Judah and friends. Ras Judah hails from Botswana in Southern Africa. He has been playing music professionally for over two decades, has recorded three solo albums as well as work on several collaborative projects,…

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March 2021

Madame Tragédie & Accomplices; The Lady Sings the Blues

March 7 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
$20

Isabella (Izzy) Miller Bell Aka Ma Bell & Madame Tragédie is a multi-faceted performance artist with a passion for music and the stage, heralded by (NZMM July 2003) to be one of NZ’s most musical Scottish imports. From Europe to Australia and onto New Zealand this independent musical luminary has performed on various platforms, from the streets, schools, and prisons to National, and International festivals and major events. Ma Bell makes a return to Nelson with her latest body of…

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Farewell Summer, Greetings Autumn Meadow Dance.

March 12 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
$20

This evening is for people who just want to dance... On this evening Summer gives way to Autumn making it a perfect moment to serenade Summer on an alive conscious dance floor and in a breath-taking setting. Gather your friends and get yourself along. $20 concession / $25 full Tickets at at the door, pay by cash or Internet bank payment. TIMETABLE 7:00pm - Mellow tunes kick off on the Meadow. Time to arrive and begin to unwind. 7:30pm -…

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April 2021

Astronomical Interests of Fairfield’s Atkinson Family.

April 6 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
donation

Nelson Science Society and Fairfield House have the pleasure of hosting an informative evening as part of Nelson's Tuku 21 Whakatū Heritage Month. Duncan Steel will talk about two remarkable members of the Atkinson family and their astronomical interests. Arthur Atkinson who built Fairfield House, observed the Transit of Venus in 1882 on a 4" Browning telescope. In 1885, on his new 8" Cooke Telescope, Arthur observed a total solar eclipse. The 4" Browning telescope used to witness the transit…

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French for Rabbits & Terrible Sons

April 8 @ 7:30 pm
$25

Wellington’s ethereal dream-pop gems French for Rabbits are pairing up with Terrible Sons for a weekend away in the South Island. They will present their dreamy, perfectly-paired music to lucky audiences in Nelson, Blenheim and Onekaka, before French for Rabbits head off to perform at Wanaka’s Festival of Colour. _______________ French for Rabbits released a handful of singles in 2020 – including the soaring chamber pop of ‘The Dark Arts’ in December which is the first single from their forthcoming…

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LIFE’S ABSURDITIES & OTHER STORIES

April 10 @ 7:00 pm
$10

Nelson resident Mary Glaisyer is old. Very old. Well 70 something, if you really want to know. And she likes telling stories. She’s always told them. It’s one her raison d’etres, (if you can have that in plural) and she has a few. Some of her stories are funny, some are downright peculiar and some are just … well just Mary, if you know what I mean. Come along for an evening of non-stop enjoyment. Mary Glaisyer began performing standup…

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Zen Den with Caron Proctor

April 12 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00 pm on Monday, repeating until 12 April, 2021

In our fast-moving and often chaotic, stressful world, our mind, body and soul can become full of stress, tension and heaviness. Zen Den is a beautiful way to release resistance, to become more flexible in body and mind and to learn mindfulness. I will lead you through a series of simple stretches, breath work and guide you with meditations and affirmations. I will help you feel rested, restored and recharged for the rest of the week. This blissful class takes…

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May 2021

Monty Bevins “Catalina”

May 7 @ 8:00 pm
$25

Following on from the 7 years of constant touring that fuelled the EP 'Traveller", Monty's first 2 years as a father have defied him to delve deeply into what slowing down might uncover. The single "Catalina" gives us an intimate insight into this world, via the imaginary lens of whoever owned that abandoned trailer sailer down the road... There had to be a song in it! Embracing change, reinventing life, and connecting to the source are themes that drive Monty's…

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Mindful Living and the Teachings of Thich Nhat Hanh

May 10 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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If you are curious about mindfulness or looking for a regular group to practise with, this is a great group to join. Our practice is a simple mixture of meditation, relaxation and listening to the teachings of Thich Nhat Hanh. Sessions held in Sanctuary Meeting Room, arrive from 7pm on for a cup of tea and be ready to begin at 7.30. Beginners and new people are very welcome. just come along. for more information, re the Nelson group, please…

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Self Realization Fellowship Meditation

May 13 @ 6:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until 31 January, 2021

The Nelson Meditation Circle is our local branch of Self-Realization Fellowship (SRF), an international religious organization founded in 1920 by Paramahansa Yogananda to disseminate the universal teachings of Kriya Yoga, a sacred spiritual science originating millenniums ago in India. The Nelson Meditation Circle offers inspirational meditation and reading services each Sunday morning at 9.30am and Thursday evenings, 6pm to 7 pm. For a schedule of services contact, Chris Porteners 0278865773. Newcomers are always welcome. For further information about the teachings…

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Self Realization Fellowship Meditation

May 16 @ 9:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 6:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until 31 January, 2021

The Nelson Meditation Circle is our local branch of Self-Realization Fellowship (SRF), an international religious organization founded in 1920 by Paramahansa Yogananda to disseminate the universal teachings of Kriya Yoga, a sacred spiritual science originating millenniums ago in India. The Nelson Meditation Circle offers inspirational meditation and reading services each Sunday morning. For a schedule of services contact, Chris Porteners [email protected] ph.0278865773 Newcomers are welcome. For further information about the teachings of Paramahansa Yogananda and Self-Realisation Fellowship go to www.yogananda-srf.org

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Science of the Soul discourses

May 16 @ 4:00 pm
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Science of the Soul discourses Sunday 4 pm contact Tim Maples [email protected]

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