Language & Culture Programmes


Social Cafe
Come and join us! Everyday English. Do you want to feel confident talking to others in English in any situation? Improve your speaking and listening skills ? Fun, friendship and a fantastic opportunity to learn. All stages and ages.
Cost:  Free of charge
Mondays and Fridays:  10am-11.30pm
Recommences 2017 Monday 13 February 10am  (Not 11am)
Contact office:  09 5756098, Email: 

Shared Family Dinner 
This is a great opportunity to meet other families and enjoy a lovely dinner. Each evening provides entertainment and the most important time to connect & share.

We are in based in St Heliers but serve the Eastern Bays suburbs of Kohimarma, Mission Bay, Glendowie, Orakei
If you are new to this community we look forward meeting you. This event will give you a wonderful opportunity to learn more about St Heliers Centre and our people here, meet other international families and spend a relaxing evening with members of the local community coming from all over the world.
Always the 3rd Sunday of the month.
Contact office:  09 5756098, Email: 

St Heliers English Conversation
Learning and improving your English in a fun and friendly environment.
Alternate Tuesdays  6:30pm- 8:30pm
Cost: $5 per person-includes Light  Supper Enquires: Phone: 575 6098

Learn Spanish!
Learn one of the most beautiful and most-used languages in the world! Learn from a fun, experienced teacher with a range of activities such as videos, books, music and food. General Spanish, traveller’s Spanish, topic-focused Spanish, academic Spanish tutoring for NCEA students. Private classes online or in-person. Children and adults welcome.
Teacher: Amy Gulvin, BA Spanish & Mandarin, PG Dip Translation Studies.
Contact: 699 2241

Mandarin Learning Club. Introducing Chinese Culture
Time: 4:00pm ~ 5:30pm on Tuesday, Wednesdays, Thursday
Price: From $15 p/w ($20 includes walking down St Heliers School)
Place:  St Heliers Presbyterian Church and Community Centre
Contact: Joshua Ph:  575 6089 / 02102543237

Support Volunteer Program
We are a supportive team, committed to helping others achieve their goals in an environment that is nurturing and caring.
We would love to welcome you to our Support Volunteer Program.
Please let us know, we have a wide range of option where you can help.
Getting involve with the community is a rewarding and enriching experience.
5 Reasons Why You Should Volunteer | Psychology Today read here

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