Workshops, Conferences & Classes

Napier Mindfulness Training

'€œIn today's rush we all think too much - seek too much - want too much - and forget about the joy of just being.'" - Eckhart Tolle Read more...

Victoria University of Wellington Public Lecture

Victoria University of Wellington invites you to a free public lecture to be presented by Dr Nicky Nelson and Professor Phil Lester from the School of Biological Sciences Read more...

Science Roadshow

The Science Roadshow offers school children, their teachers and accompanying parents and wider public visitors an opportunity to explore various science and technology concepts by '€˜touch and feel'€™ Read more...

InDesign Nightclass

Learn how to use Adobe InDesign to design, layout text and images, to produce your own documents, and/or publish pamphlets, brochures and books. Duration: 7 weeks Dates: Thursdays, 15 October - 26 November Time: 6.00pm to 8.30pm Cost: $165 Read more...

How To Have It All Workshop

A day out just for you! This one day workshop will focus on empowering you to address ANY life issue, be it personal or professional Read more...

Photography Workshop

Learn the principles and practice of good digital photograpy. Duration: 2 Saturdays Dates: Saturday 3 and 10 October Cost: $165.00 Students must supply their own Digital Camera and USB to save work on: min 4GB Read more...

Bridging the Generation Gap!

Overview This Frontline Communications programme addresses the communication and motivation breakdown between most employers and their young employees Read more...

Customer Service Strategies - Business Training NZ Limited

A fantastic one day course to get staff communicating professionally and confidently with customers Read more...

Candles and Cards Workshop

What better gift than a quality soy candle and hand made card both crafted by yourself? Learn how to make your own scented soy candles and individual greeting cards in this relaxed workshop Read more...

Crystal Singing Bowls & The Moon, Light and Sound Shower

Feeling it as '"Reunion'", with our Soul and Spiritual, which might be a promise once made in the past.... For the new stage of your journey, let us take a Shower of Light and Sound.. Read more...

Science Roadshow

The Science Roadshow offers school children, their teachers and accompanying parents and wider public visitors an opportunity to explore various science and technology concepts by '€˜touch and feel'€™ Read more...

Intro to Screen Production

Get a taste of working in Screen Production industry. Practical lessons in camera and sound recording, editing and sound mixing from experienced professionals at our purpose-built studios Read more...

Sales Advantage

'"Nothing succeeds like success'" and right now for you that means making sales. That is why Making Sales: The Sales Advantage focuses exclusively on the actual sales process itself Read more...

Real Food, Real People, Real Life - Yoga and Good Eating

Yoga and Good Eating Retreat This fabulous 2 day workshop is based on achievable healthy eating and gentle yoga to support good health and weight reduction. Led by Registered Health Psychologist Amberley Meredith M.Sc Read more...

Cooking Classes

Crab Farm Winery presents Cooking Classes with our Chef Lisa Jardine. Come and learn how to make a delicious meal in our kitchen and then enjoy with a sample of wine in our rustic restaurant Read more...

Science Roadshow

The Science Roadshow offers school children, their teachers and accompanying parents and wider public visitors an opportunity to explore various science and technology concepts by '€˜touch and feel'€™ Read more...

Improve your Sewing Skills

Practical hands-on sessions on knowing your sewing machine, using an overlocker, understanding commercial patterns, fabrics, grainlines and layouts Read more...

Seminar - Visions of Sustainability, Steps Toward Change

Join us at Hastings War Memorial Library for a panel discussion featuring Hawke's Bay locals working for sustainability in diverse ways Read more...

Science Roadshow

The Science Roadshow offers school children, their teachers and accompanying parents and wider public visitors an opportunity to explore various science and technology concepts by '€˜touch and feel'€™ Read more...

FrontLine Communications - The Voice of Selling

The Voice of Selling is a relationship selling programme specifically tailored to the needs of telephone based sales professionals Read more...

Science Roadshow

The Science Roadshow offers school children, their teachers and accompanying parents and wider public visitors an opportunity to explore various science and technology concepts by '€˜touch and feel'€™ Read more...

Otane Creative Workshops

This is our 1st Workshop weekend open to the public. It's going to be a weekend of fun '& learning Read more...

Hastings Mindfulness Course

'€œIn today's rush we all think too much - seek too much - want too much - and forget about the joy of just being Read more...

Management & Leadership Workshop - Business Training NZ Ltd

Learn how to run a successful team and how to make the transition from buddy to boss! Becoming a manager is hard enough and making the transition from buddy to boss is even tougher and comes with its own set of unique challenges Read more...

Symphony of the Soil - Documentary Screening

Gardeners, growers, farmers, students ... understand more about the complex relationships of your soils with air and water at this 2015 International Year of Soils event Read more...

Agri Business Owners Workshop

This is a practical hands-on Workshop designed for Hawkes Bay farming families to maximise their opportunities by mapping a business and operational plan. Also includes one on one Icehouse coaching to follow the Workshop Read more...

Early Childhood Careers Information Evening

Come and find out about work in the early childhood sector and talk to staff about career opportunities. Come along on Thursday, 20 August 7.00pm - 8 Read more...

FrontLine Communications - Communicating with L.O.V.E

Frontline Communications - '€˜Communicating With L.O.V.E.'€™ (Listen, Observe, Verify and Engage). Fundamental communication skills training for frontline staff in the digital age Read more...

Children's Art Classess

Fun classes for children to explore their creativity and experiment using a variety of medium. Drawing, painting-watercolour and acrylic, printmaking, mixed media and clay modeling. Tuesday classes for children aged 5-11 years Read more...

Architectural Technology Careers Information Evening

Careers in Architectural Technology info evening Thursday, 20 August 6.30pm, Trades '& Technology Building, Hawke'€™s Bay Campus Read more...

IDENTIFY your Plan

Identify your Business Growth- and be ready to implement it the moment you walk out the door. This is an action packed, motivating, practical one day course that will help your business grow Read more...

Bird Evolution: From Dinosaurs to DNA, HB Branch Royal Soc

Lecture by Scott V. Edwards Birds are the living descendants of dinosaurs. This theory, based almost entirely on the size and shape of fossilized bones, is now the world view shared by most evolutionists Read more...

How to Run a Workshop

This workshop is ideal for artists and crafters who are keen to share their knowledge or create an income from their skills. From this workshop you will gain confidence to stand up in front of a group of people and share your knowledge Read more...

FrontLine Communications - The Voice of Selling

The Voice of Selling is a relationship selling programme specifically tailored to the needs of telephone based sales professionals Read more...

Managing Your Export Risk Roadshow

Join ExportNZ, ASB, QBE Insurance and Export Credit Office for a roadshow on how to manage your risk when trading offshore. More details to follow. Contact Amanda Liddle on amanda@exportnz.org.nz or ph 835 2528 Read more...

Photoshop Nightclass

Photoshop is widely used by photographers and graphic artists to edit and re-touch images. Learn some of the most practical features of this powerful software Read more...

Science Roadshow

The Science Roadshow offers school children, their teachers and accompanying parents and wider public visitors an opportunity to explore various science and technology concepts by '€˜touch and feel'€™ Read more...

Science Roadshow

The Science Roadshow offers school children, their teachers and accompanying parents and wider public visitors an opportunity to explore various science and technology concepts by '€˜touch and feel'€™ Read more...

Nappy Lady 'Waste Free Parenting' Workshop

Hastings Nappy Lady Workshops With: The Nappy Lady - Kate Meads Waste Free parenting - It is not just about nappies! During this 2 Read more...

Start-up Weekend

Have you got the next technology solution to an endearing problem? Is there a market for what you want to invent? Are you curious as to what you can learn and do at '€'ordf;#'€ŽSWHB'€'not;? Watch our video from last year Read more...

Dealing with Difficult People & Situations - Biz Trainers

Transform conflict and difficult situations with co-workers/customers into opportunities by equipping your staff with the skills and techniques required to manage these situations with confidence, professionalism, and pride Read more...

Undertanding Motivators & Influencing Opinion

Dietske Van Kessel teaches strategies that will help you understand what motivates people and how to influence their opinions Read more...

FrontLine Communications - Bridging the Generation Gap!

This Frontline Communications programme addresses the communication and motivation breakdown between most employers and their young employees Read more...

Hawke's Bay Startup Weekend

Find your tribe Designers and Developer needed for the best professional development weekend you'll ever experience! Build a business in 54 hours. Find out what it takes to be an entrepreneur Read more...

FrontLine Communications - Communicating with L.O.V.E

Frontline Communications '€˜Communicating With L.O.V.E.'€™ (Listen, Observe, Verify and Engage). Fundamental communication skills training for frontline staff in the digital age Read more...

Meditation Practice

The Meditation and Mindfulness Practitioners' group, led by different practitioners, meets the first Sunday of every month. Everyone, regardless of experience, beliefs and practice, is welcome Read more...

Children's Art Classes

Fun classes for children to explore their creativity and experiment using a variety of medium- drawing, painting -watercolour and acrylic, printmaking, mixed media and clay modeling. Tuesday classes for children aged 5-11 years Read more...

Foot Joint Mobilisation

When upright, the body is reliant on the foot for balance and stability. If any of the 28 bones in the feet are incorrectly aligned (or subluxed) the whole body is affected Read more...

Food Waste Workshops

These workshops are held regularly throughout the year and cover the management of food waste using worm farms and bokashi composting systems Read more...

Thinking of Living in a Retirement Village?

The Commission for Financial Capability is running free seminars about living in retirement villages with support from the Retirement Villages Association and experienced legal practitioners Read more...