Seven years of building community in the Riccarton area were celebrated at the end of September by the Oak Development Trust. Starting with just one paid employee – Manager Carol Renouf – the trust now has six staff, and is active through around 12 programmes.
One of the most popular community events in Riccarton is on again this year.
Community Day 2017 will be held at Harrington Park, Peverel Street, on October 14 -- and you are invited!
There will be FREE BBQ, food, activities & entertainment for all ages. This year we will be running a fancy hat design competition for all ages bring your original hat design along to be judged by Maria Wright, a well-known Christchurch hat designer.
The day will run from 1pm to 4pm, so pop along and have fun.