Upcoming Events


Kidsfest 'Explore the Forest Floor' 

Thursday 13 July, 10am-12.30pm 

Lincoln Event Centre

FREE Event, Gold coin donation appreciated

Discover the fascinating world of New Zealand's forest floors.  Examine the variety of life that makes our forest floors so exciting.  Make your own forest and the things that live here.  Find the bugs and insects.  Crawl through the under forest tunnel and many more activities to keep the kids entertained.

Booking not required. Caregiver must be present.  

This year find us in our larger hall at the Lincoln Event Centre.

For all ages 1 to 100!

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Selwyn Video Competition

Start planning now

Deadline for entries 5pm, 25th August 2017

The Awards Ceremony will be held on Friday 8th September 2017 at the Lincoln Event Centre.

Do your bit to encourage people to take care of the environment! Make a video that will stimulate those who view it into taking action!

The competition is open to all, (adults and children) and people are encouraged to be as creative as they like, using any combination of animation, video or slides to carry their environmental message.

The videos must carry an Environmental message and if possible suggest action and be 1 to 5 minutes long.

Entry forms and further instructions will be sent at a later date but in the meantime we would ask that you get those cameras rolling.

For full instructions and to register go to eventbrite videocompetition.eventbrite.co.nz

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Click to view entry form.

For more information call 03 423 0445 or email projectmanagerlet@gmail.com



Lincoln Envirotown Trust Comittee Meetings

Meetings are held at the Lincoln Event Centre and we often have speakers before the meeting which are open for everyone to attend.  It is up to you if you then want to stay for the meeting afterwards, we always welcome new people.  

The meeting dates for 2017 are...

Speakers for 2017 are yet to be confirmed, keep checking for updates.

Monday 6 March, 7pm 

Monday 3 April, 7pm 

Monday 1 May, 7pm

Monday 3 July, 7pm

Monday 7 August, 7pm

Monday 4 September, 7pm

Monday 2 October, 7pm 

Monday 6 November 7pm - Annual General Meeting, refreshments provided.



Selwyn Timebank

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Lincoln and Rolleston Library

Visit the website to find out the dates for 2017 www.selwyntimebank.net.nz or contact the coordinators on 03 423 0456, selwyntimebank@gmail.com.



See the website for details of upcoming events 


or contact the coordinators on 03 423 0456, selwyntimebank@gmail.com.


Lincoln Community Gardens


Lincoln Envirotown Community Gardens are located on James Street, Lincoln (behind the Maternity Hospital).   Please park on the road.

For more information, contact the coordinator Ruth Wood (325 2193, ruth.wood@xtra.co.nz )

Next Workshops...

Fruit Culture, Saturday 13th May 2017 10.30-11.45. Conducted by Keith Dickson

Maintaining Stone Fruit Trees, Saturday 10th June 10.30-11.30. Conducted by Warwick Mottram



Mahoe Reserve Working Bees

Mahoe Reserve, Boundary Road, Lincoln.After the water has gone

Regular working bees are held on the first Sunday of every month

Please bring gloves




Working bees for 2017 are:

Sunday 4 June, 2pm

Sunday 2 July, 2pm (planting day)

Sunday 6 August, 2pm

Sunday 3 September, 2pm

Sunday 1 October, 2pm

Sunday 5 November, 2pm

Sunday 3 December, 2pm


Phone 03 423 0445 or email mahoereserve@gmail.com for more information.






Rolleston Community GardenLogo Rolleston Enviro town final

Regular working bees - Helen 347 9760 - garden@rollestonenvirotown.org.nz