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Canterbury Young Professionals Ball 2017 - A Winter Garden

Sat, Sep. 16, 2017 7:30pm — 11:59pm @ The Atrium, ANZ Centre
CYP Ball 2017 Event image - Roll out the red carpet because the CYP Ball - A Winter Garden, is just around the corner! We are pleased to announce that our premiere event of the year is even bigger and better for 2017!  Please join us at the brand new Atrium in the ANZ Centre on September 16th from 7.30pm. Tickets include food, drink...

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CYP goes to the Cinema

Thu, Sep. 7, 2017 7:00pm — 10:30pm @ Cassels & Sons, The Tannery
Throw a bit of fun into your weeknight routine and join CYP members for a night of socialising and cinema going! We will meet at Cassels & Sons at The Tannery for drinks, nibbles and good old fashioned chitchat then head over to the boutique Deluxe Cinema to watch a movie of members choice - look out for the poll...

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First Home Buyers - ask the panel!

Thu, Aug. 24, 2017 5:30pm — 7:30pm @ Poppy Club, RSA, 74 Armagh St
*CYP presents a panel talk on buying your first home! * Home ownership is the Kiwi dream that many of us may be contemplating in the near future. As this is likely to be one of the biggest investments that you will ever make, it is worthwhile spending the time to plan and understand what is required to ensure that you end...

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CYP & Les Mills Present…. The 21 Day Shape Up Challenge

Aug. 16 - Sep. 6, 2017 @ Les Mills, 203 Cashel St, Christchurch Central, Ch
CYP and Les Mills Present…. The 21 Day Shape Up Challenge  Step into spring with the Les Mills 21 Day Challenge. Get in shape for the CYP Ball and the summer ahead. Challenge your work colleagues and peers in a muscle mass gain or weight loss competition, have fun with friends while working out, get your nutrition back on track… whatever your...

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The Great Debate

Thu, Aug. 3, 2017 5:30pm — 7:30pm @ The Chamber, 57 Kilmore Street
CYP and the Canterbury Employers’ Chamber of Commerce (The Chamber) bring you The Great Debate. The annual showdown between The Chamber (the more 'established' business leaders) and the Canterbury Young Professionals (our young vibrant professionals). A night of fun, laughter and good ol' fashioned banter - this year's moot promises to deliver:    "Millennials are more entitled than Baby Boomers"   *Team for CYP / Millennials:* Julian...

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CYP Fundraiser Quiz Night

Fri, Jul. 14, 2017 6:00pm — 9:00pm @ Pegasus Arms
*THIS EVENT IS NOW SOLD OUT!!* Canterbury Young Professionals present the annual Charity Quiz Night! This year all profits will be going to The Prostate Cancer Foundation of New Zealand[https://prostate.org.nz/] Whether you're a quiz nut or you simply enjoy a bit of friendly competition join us in this battle for trivia glory. Like last year there will be raffles, prizes and plenty of...

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Night at the Gallery

Wed, Jun. 28, 2017 5:30pm — 8:00pm @
Late night Wednesday at the Christchurch Art Gallery means a chance to do something different on a winters night! Join CYP for a tour of the current exhibitions at the Christchurch Art Gallery Te Puna o Waiwhetu and learn about the stories and people behind the artwork. We'll be meeting at Fiddlesticks first for drinks and complimentary nibbles then heading over for an...

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Wellbeing Breakfast

Tue, Jun. 20, 2017 6:45am — 8:00am @ Visions on Campus
* ** If you are a MEMBER ensure that you login to gain access to member prices!* Following the success of last year’s event we welcome back Sarah O’Connell from TriEx to speak for the *2017 **Wellbeing Breakfast!* Healthy living and maintaining a sense of balance is all about choices, some big ones and multiple little ones - and balancing the good decisions with...

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Inspire Canterbury with CYP

Tue, Jun. 20, 2017 2:30pm — 6:30pm @ Air Force Museum
INSPIRE CANTERBURY Kiwi geniuses from around the world share their stories and secrets to success.   *CYP has teamed up with Canterbury Employers' Chamber of Commerce and is proud to be offering members the chance to attend *Inspire Canterbury *for the exclusive members-only price of $60 - that's a $35 saving on the individual ticket price of $95!* Join over 300 Cantabrians for a half-day...

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Anderson Lloyd Speaker Spotlight Series - Social Enterprise

Thu, May. 25, 2017 5:30pm — 7:30pm @ YMCA Downstairs Conference Room
** To reserve free member tickets, please ensure that you are logged in! ** Join us for the first of our *Anderson Lloyd **Speaker Spotlight Series *- where we'll hear from some of the bright business minds from around the City.  The first event will focus on *Social Enterprise *and businesses which are contributing to community, health and wellbeing. Line up includes: Michael Mayell - founder of...

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Brannigans Speed Networking at Sixty6

Wed, May. 3, 2017 6:00pm — 8:00pm @ Sixty6, 66 Peterborough St
CYP and Brannigans brings you *Speed Networking at Sixty6* -  a fun and effective way to focus your networking efforts, meet new people from different industries and create new relationships that will be beneficial to you and your business. Speed networking means you'll get a chance to practice your pitch, work the room and increase your clientele all while having fun and...

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Scared Scriptless

Fri, Apr. 28, 2017 8:30pm — 11:30pm @ Pedal Pusher
** To purchase tickets at member prices, please ensure that you are logged in! **   Join us for a night at the theatre - the Court Theatre that is!  Start with pre-drinks and nibbles at *Pedal Pusher *and then be entertained with the late night *Scared Scriptless *stand-up comedy show.  With a different show every Friday and Saturday night this is a Christchurch must-see! "A cast of quick-thinking...

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CYP Wine & Beer Tasting Tour

Sat, Mar. 11, 2017 10:00am — 6:00pm @ Boo Radley's
** To purchase tickets at member prices, please ensure that you are logged in! **   CYP are excited to bring you our opening social event for 2017..... the *CYP Wine & Beer Tasting Tour!* As we show our support for the North Canterbury region, we thought, what better reason, than togo[#83106805] and visit some of these local businesses! Enjoy the day by visiting...

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CYP World Busker's Festival - OPENING NIGHT SPECIAL

Thu, Jan. 19, 2017 6:45pm @ Christ's College, Christchurch
The World Busker’s Festival is coming back to the city at the beginning of 2017, so join us on the opening night for a drink and good old laugh at the *Nina Conti: In Your Face show.* Nina is an internationally acclaimed ventriloquist and winner of the Best Female Comic at the 2014 British Comedy Awards. Her show In Your Face has sold...

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CYP 2016 AGM

Tue, Dec. 13, 2016 6:00pm — 7:00pm @ Canterbury Club
Our Annual General Meeting is scheduled for 6pm Tuesday 13th December 2016 at the Canterbury Club. It will comprise a brief reflection of 2016 and election of the Executive Committee for 2017. All roles are up for re-election and we encourage members to apply. Further details on how the organisation is run and what is involved with the specific roles can be...

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Canterbury Young Professionals Ball 2016

Sat, Oct. 15, 2016 7:00pm — 11:30pm @ The Great Hall
Roll out the red carpet because the CYP Ball, brought to you by GJ Gardner Homes, is just around the corner! We are pleased to announce that our premiere event of the year is even bigger and better for 2016.  Please join us at the newly refurbished Great Hall at the Art Centre on October 15th from 7pm. Tickets include food, drink and entertainment...

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CYP and GJ Gardner Homes presents ‘ The Benefits of Building'

Wed, Oct. 12, 2016 5:30pm — 7:30pm @ RSA, Armagh Street
  *CYP and GJ Gardner Homes presents* *‘The Benefits of Building – take the first step forward to your pathway to financial freedom’*   Have you thought about building a new home?  Want to know what you need to qualify for the First Home Grant?  Are you in KiwiSaver and looking at using your savings?  Are you interested in how your retirement will look and want to...

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Wellbeing Breakfast

Wed, Oct. 5, 2016 7:00am — 8:15am @ Visions on Campus, Ara Institute
* ** If you are a MEMBER ensure that you login to gain access to member prices!*   To have a successful career as a young professional it is essential to minimise stress and have a well balanced lifestyle. But creating this perfect work life balance can be challenging while climbing the career ladder. For handy tips and techniques to help the mind, body and...

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CYP & Les Mills Present…. The 21 Day Shape Up Challenge

Thu, Sep. 22, 2016 6:00pm @ Les Mills
* ** If you are a MEMBER ensure that you login to gain access to member prices!* CYP and Les Mills Present…. The Shape Up for the Ball Fitness Challenge   With Spring nearly in the air and in anticipation of CYP’s Annual Ball on 17 October 2015, CYP and Les Mills have partnered up to provide you with a fabulous opportunity to get...

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The Great Debate

Tue, Aug. 23, 2016 5:30pm — 7:30pm @ The Christchurch Art Gallery
CYP and the Canterbury Employers’ Chamber of Commerce (The Chamber) bring you The Great Debate. The annual showdown between The Chamber (the more 'established' business leaders) and the Canterbury Young Professionals (our young vibrant professionals) is a night of fun and laughter. This year sees the teams debate:  *"If you're ambitious and career driven, should you stay in NZ?"* *Team for CYP:* Paul Lawrence...

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Business Bootcamp Breakfast with KPMG

Thu, Jul. 21, 2016 7:00am — 8:15am @ Visions on Campus
  CYP presents the 'Business Bootcamp Breakfast' In association with KPMG.   Make waking up easy with an enlightening start to your day (plus coffee). You’ll have a tasty continental buffet and plated hot breakfast to enjoy while listening to three speakers from KPMG on different areas of business relevant to young professionals.   The following topics will be covered: - Building your involvement in a business by...

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CYP Whisky Night

Fri, Jul. 1, 2016 6:45pm — 8:30pm @ Whisky Galore
*CYP presents Whisky Night!*    Beer, wine, chips, dip..... Friday night work drinks can get rather monotonous, so CYP are mixing it up! Come and join CYP for a night of appreciating the fine things in life! Whisky Galore will guide us through 6 whisky tastings of a mix of older vintages and single cask expressions. Platters of canapes matched to the fine liquor will...

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First Home Buyers Seminar

Tue, Jun. 21, 2016 5:30pm — 7:30pm @
*CYP presents this seminar for First Home Buyers!* In association with ASB[https://www.asb.co.nz/], Anderson Lloyd[http://www.andersonlloyd.co.nz/] and FordBaker Valuation[http://www.fordbakervaluation.co.nz/] Home ownership is the Kiwi dream that many of us may be contemplating in the near future. As this is likely to be one of the biggest investments that you will ever make, it is worthwhile spending the time to plan and understand what is...

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Speed Networking

Tue, May. 31, 2016 5:30pm — 8:00pm @ Addington Events Centre
*Wanting to make new business leads and meet new people?* Join us for this Speed Networking event, a fun and effective way to focus your networking efforts and something a little different from your usual networking event. Meet people from diverse industries and create new relationships that will be beneficial for you and your business. The speed aspect allows participants to meet the maximum amount of...

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Quiz Night

Fri, May. 27, 2016 6:00pm — 8:00pm @ Pegasus Arms
SOLD OUT!! Thanks to everyone who has booked tables and seats! Canterbury Young Professionals are bringing this event back by popular demand! Quiz Night! With all profits going to a worthy cause: The New Zealand Breast Cancer Foundation[http://www.nzbcf.org.nz/] Whether you're a quiz nut or you simply enjoy a bit of friendly competition join us in this battle for trivia glory. Like last year...

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The Power of Communicating and Presenting Well

Tue, Apr. 12, 2016 5:30pm — 7:00pm @ ASB Regional Centre
*Pitching for new business? Running a meeting? Speaking at a conference?*   We all love to hate public speaking. But being comfortable in front of an audience is an essential skill in the business world in many different situations.   Canterbury Young Professionals is excited to work alongside ASB to present our next business event, the Power of Communicating and Presenting Well. Come along...

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CYP Hoedown Throw Down - CANCELLED

Sat, Mar. 19, 2016 4:00pm — 11:59pm @
It is with great disappointment that CYP wishes to advise you that Hoedown Throw Down Barn Party is cancelled. CYP prides themselves on bringing its members exceptional events, however due to lack of ticket sales we are unable to do this in this case.  All those people who are already purchased tickets will receive a full refund. If you have any further questions...

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CYP 2015 AGM

Wed, Dec. 2, 2015 6:00pm — 7:00pm @ Canterbury Club, 129 Cambridge Terrace
Our Annual General Meeting is scheduled for 6pm Wednesday 2nd December 2015. It will comprise a brief reflection of 2015 and election of the Executive Committee for 2016. All roles are up for re-election and we encourage members to apply. Further details on how the organisation is run and what is involved with the specific roles can be found here: CYP-Prospectus.pdf[assets/Uploads/CYP-Prospectus.pdf] Applications need to...

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CYP Christmas Party 2015

Fri, Nov. 20, 2015 6:00pm @ Dux Central, Poplar Lane
To celebrate the end of the year (which is very rapidly approaching) we will be rolling out our last monthly drinks of 2015 in style! Join us at the newly opened Dux Central where we have exclusive access to the upstairs bar and verandah. As an added bonus there will be $2 off drinks and canapes provided. As always members and non-members are...

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Canterbury Young Professionals Ball

Sat, Oct. 17, 2015 6:00pm @ Isaac Theatre Royal
-- This event has SOLD OUT -- Roll out the red carpet because the CYP Ball, brought to you by ASB, is just around the corner! We are pleased to announce that our premiere event of the year is even bigger and better for 2015.  Please join us on the stage of the newly rebuilt Isaac Theatre Royal[http://isaactheatreroyal.co.nz/] on October 17th from 6.30pm. Sans...

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How to Purchase Your First Home

Wed, Sep. 16, 2015 5:45pm @ Your Place Café & Bar
CYP Presents…How to Purchase Your First Home In association with ASB[https://www.asb.co.nz/], Anderson Lloyd[http://www.andersonlloyd.co.nz/] and FordBaker Valuation[http://www.fordbakervaluation.co.nz/] Home ownership is the Kiwi dream that many of us may be contemplating in the near future. As this is likely to be one of the biggest investments that you will ever make, it is worthwhile spending the time to plan and understand what is required...

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CYP Monthly Drinks, September brought to you by FordBaker

Fri, Sep. 11, 2015 6:00pm — 9:00pm @
CYP Monthly Drinks, September brought to you by FordBaker[http://www.fordbakervaluation.co.nz/] Our next monthly drinks are this Friday at The Rockpool[https://www.facebook.com/pages/The-Rockpool/349437732855]. Returning after an earthquake induced hiatus The Rockpool is back and better than ever. For a taste of pre-earthquake Christchurch we recommend sampling their infamous teapots which have made a welcome return. As always there will be a $50 bar tab given away...

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CYP and Les Mills Present…. The Shape Up for the Ball Fitness Challenge

Sep. 3 - 28, 2015 7:00pm — 12:00am @ Les Mills Christchurch
  CYP and Les Mills Present…. The Shape Up for the Ball Fitness Challenge   With Spring nearly in the air and in anticipation of CYP’s Annual Ball on 17 October 2015, CYP and Les Mills have partnered up to provide you with a fabulous opportunity to get off the couch, get out of the onesie and lose that “winter look”.  With three...

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Brewery Tour 2015

Sat, Aug. 29, 2015 12:30pm @ Volstead Trading Company
Yeasty, Malty, Hoppy – not the best words to hear from the Doc but all great adjectives to describe your experience on the Canterbury Young Professionals Brewery Tour.  So come join us as we take you through some of the great flavor combinations that three Canterbury breweries have on offer. You will get to taste approx. 2 litres of Craft beer and...

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CYP Drinks, August

Fri, Aug. 14, 2015 6:00pm @ The Trenches Restaurant and Bar, Christchurch Memo
In the spirit of showcasing new venues in Christchurch CYP Monthly Drinks for August will be at the new Christchurch Memorial RSA building, in the Trenches Restaurant and Bar. This building, at 74 Armagh Street, opened officially on Waitangi Day this year and is an impressive new face to the RSA in Christchurch. Drinks will be at member pricing, e.g. house beers,...

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Finances 101: 'How to... Be Financially Fit'

Wed, Jul. 22, 2015 6:50am @ Cargo Bar
Finances 101: 'How to... Be Financially Fit' Come along and hear Authorised Financial Adviser, Dean Blair (Director of Foxplan[http://www.foxplan.co.nz]), discuss strategies for managing and growing your finances. Dean will draw on his financial knowledge to share steps that we can all implement in order to achieve financial stability as well as answer your questions about money management, investing and how to manage...

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'How to... Win Friends and Influence People'

Wed, Jun. 17, 2015 6:50am — 8:00am @ Cargo Bar
***SOLD OUT*** The third instalment of our breakfast business event series is dealing with something at the very core of CYP, 'networking'. 'How to... Win Friends and Influence People' looks at how to network and engage with others more effectively. Presenting this is Amy Carter. Amy is one of Canterbury’s leading Public Relations experts. She is a shameless networker, which is...

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Quiz Night

Fri, May. 22, 2015 6:00pm @ Pegasus Arms
***EVENT IS NOW FULL*** Canterbury Young Professionals are launching a new event this year. Quiz Night! With all profits going to a worthy cause: The New Zealand Breast Cancer Foundation[http://www.nzbcf.org.nz/] Whether you're a quiz nut or you simply enjoy a bit of friendly competition join us in this battle for trivia glory. Prizes up for grabs on the night. Where: Pegasus Arms[http://pegasus-arms.com/], 14...

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Monthly Drinks - May

Fri, May. 8, 2015 6:00pm @ Mama Hooch
Come along and check out the very cool Mama Hooch[http://www.mamahooch.co.nz/] for our next monthly drinks. Mama Hooch is the latest addition to the Colombo Street block north of the Town Hall. This joins Venuti and the recently opened Rangoon Ruby. As always our drinks are well represented by our friendly exec committee members wearing red lanyards and are a good opportunity to...

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'How to... Stand Out From The Crowd'

Wed, Apr. 22, 2015 7:00am @ Cargo Bar
***EVENT IS NOW FULL*** Many of you will be looking for a point of difference, or a way to set yourself apart from your peers, in order to achieve your goals in your chosen industry. This can be a difficult task but one that has much merit if it can be attained. At our 'How to.. Stand Out From The Crowd' breakfast...

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Monthly Drinks - April

Fri, Apr. 10, 2015 6:00pm @ Boo Radley's
Come along to the very cool Boo Radley's Food & Liquor[https://www.facebook.com/booradleysfoodandliquor] for our next monthly drinks. These drinks are the ideal chance to catch up with fellow members or to see what CYP has to offer if you are yet to join. There will be some Southern style nibbles on offer and Boo Radley's are generously offering 10% off all drinks for...

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City2Surf

Sun, Mar. 22, 2015 9:00am @ Centennial Park at Pioneer Sports and Recreation C
CYP in conjunction with Anderson Lloyd invite you to participate in this year's City2Surf. The City2Surf is a fun running and walking event for the serious and the not so serious!! Anderson Lloyd has kindly offered to put on refreshments to congratulate those CYP members completing the City2Surf and our CYP Executive Committee will be manning the BBQ. Join us...

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How to... Turn an Idea into a Viable Business

Tue, Mar. 17, 2015 7:00am @ QB Studios
***EVENT IS NOW FULL*** We will be kicking off a new 'How to...' breakfast business series on Tuesday 17th March by focusing on taking ideas and turning them into viable projects or businesses. We will be listening to speakers: Jo Blair from Brown Bread, Marcia Butterfield, founder of www.neatplaces.co.nz and Kevin Eder from Tradestaff. This will be a must for anyone who...

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2015 Boat Party

Sat, Mar. 7, 2015 5:00pm @ Volstead Trading Co
***It is important to note that this is a members only event, names will be signed off against our database upon entry so a valid membership is essential*** Ahoy there! The legendary annual CYP Boat Party is back for 2015. Join us on Saturday 7th March for an evening of revelry aboard the historic Lyttelton Tug. We’ll be celebrating ‘what I...

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2015 Launch Drinks

Fri, Feb. 13, 2015 6:00pm @ Engineers
2015 is shaping up to be another big year for CYP so let's kick it off with a bang! Come along, meet the new exec committee, catch up with fellow members and enjoy a drink or two at the swish new Engineers[http://www.engineersbar.co.nz/] bar.

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CYP's Annual General Meeting

Mon, Dec. 1, 2014 6:00pm @ Cargo Bar
***Nominations are now closed, we look forward to seeing you tonight*** All members are welcome to attend our CYP 2014 AGM. Each year we elect a committee of 12-16 young Cantabrians to form our committee. Committee appointments include President, Vice-President, Treasurer and Secretary as well as committee members who specialise in marketing and communications, business events, social events, sponsorship, website and memberships...

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Christmas Drinks

Fri, Nov. 21, 2014 6:00pm @ Loft Bar at Stranges Lane
The year is rapidly coming to an end. To celebrate this, along with the beginning of summer and the festive season we invite you to join us for our Christmas Drinks. Come along and celebrate with fellow members and the committee as we toast a successful year to date. We will be celebrating at the Loft Bar at Stranges Lane. This is...

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Update on the Christchurch City Rebuild and Anchor Projects

Thu, Oct. 23, 2014 6:00pm @ TBC
Canterbury Young Professionals is excited to join in with CERA to present our next business event. We will be hearing from Roger Sutton himself, in regards to where we are at with the rebuild and anchor projects along with a local project manager working on some of the larger projects so far. Alongside the speakers will be two short documentaries screened. This event...

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The Insiders Update

Thu, Oct. 23, 2014 6:00pm @ Opus International Consultants Ltd
***EVENT IS NOW FULL*** Canterbury Young Professionals is excited to join in with CERA to present our next business event. We will be hearing from Roger Sutton himself, in regards to where we are at with the rebuild and anchor projects. Rob Kerr, Development Director Anchor Projects, will also be presenting on the Avon River Precinct development. Alongside the speakers will be two...

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CYP's Inaugural Brewery Tour

Sat, Oct. 11, 2014 1:00pm @ Volstead Trading Company (starting point)
**OFFICIALLY SOLD OUT*** CYP's popular Wine Tour is back for another year, this time with a slight twist on the usual premise. We have decided to make beer the focus by touring a selection of Christchurch's popular breweries and ale houses. Charlie's buses are our sober drivers for the afternoon, and we will disembark at a central location for food in the...

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Buying Your First Home 101

Tue, Sep. 30, 2014 6:00pm @ Bardello
***EVENT IS NOW FULL*** Following on from the popularity of our business events to date this year we will be holding 'Buying your First Home 101' at the end of this month. As young professionals this will be a process you have either gone through or a looking to go through in the near future. As it is such a large investment...

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CYP Drinks, September

Thu, Sep. 25, 2014 6:00pm @ Khao San Road
We are pleased to announce that September CYP Drinks will have another speaker, which has been a popular addition to date. Marc Martinovich from Martinovich Exceptional Jewellery will be sharing his experience as a business owner. He has recently opened a store down Victoria Street but originally began his business in Wanaka. These drinks will be held at Khao San Road....

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2014 'Casino Royale' Ball

Sat, Sep. 6, 2014 8:00pm @ Silks Room, Addington Raceway
*** TICKETS ARE NOW OFF SALE*** Canterbury Young Professionals invites you to attend its 8th Annual Ball at the Casino Royale!  Date and Time: Saturday 6 September 2014, 8pm to Midnight  Venue: Silks Room, Addington Events Centre  Dress: Cocktail/Formal Attire  Often hailed as our event of the year, it’s going to be a night to remember!!  On entry, you will receive ‘CYP money’, allowing you to...

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CYP Drinks, August

Thu, Aug. 21, 2014 6:00pm @ Nucleus
Our next CYP drinks are Thursday 21st of August at Nucleus[https://www.facebook.com/christchurchnucleus] which opens onto the exciting new Strange's Lane[https://www.facebook.com/strangeslane] development. Look forward to seeing you all there!

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CYP Drinks, August

Thu, Aug. 21, 2014 6:00pm @ Vespa Bar
Our next CYP drinks are Thursday 21st of August at Vespa bar[https://www.facebook.com/pages/Vespa-bar/210758475715994] which opens onto the exciting new Strange's Lane[https://www.facebook.com/strangeslane] development. Look forward to seeing you all there!

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The Breakfast Club: Part 2 - Climbing the Ladder, Transition to Management

Wed, Aug. 13, 2014 7:00am — 8:00am @ Cargo Bar
  -------SOLD OUT-------- Part 2 of our Breakfast Club business event series will be held this August. With the success of our first breakfast club event, dealing with the topic of Governance, we were keen to bring this event back.  The topic this this time will be: Climbing the Ladder, Transition to Management and will see Roger Gabites from the New Zealand Institute of Managers...

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CYP Drinks - July 2014

Thu, Jul. 24, 2014 5:30pm @ Tequila Mockingbird
This month CYP Drinks will be Thursday 24th of July at Tequila Mockingbird[https://www.facebook.com/tequilamockingbird.chch]. Drinks will begin from 5:30 onwards. This time there is no speaker so it will be a chance for you all to mix and mingle.... There will be nibbles and drink specials. We look forward to seeing you all there!

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The Great Debate, 2014

Wed, Jun. 25, 2014 6:00pm — 8:00pm @ The Canterbury Club
This June see the return of the CYP tradition 'The Great Debate'. With the rebuild now in full swing we felt it appropriate to make this the centre of this year's debate. As a result we are pleased to announce the topic is: *'The rebuild needs structured planning not creative thinking'* We have a talented team at the ready to battle this out....

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Murder Mystery Dinner Theatre

Sat, Jun. 21, 2014 5:00pm @ Pick up from Morrell & Co
****Thanks to everyone who has purchased tickets for this event, unfortunately tickets are no longer available. Before you join us tomorrow we just wanted to let you now that: A) Ferrymead Heritage Park have encountered some difficulties with their EFTPOS system, while this is currently being rectified it will mean that drinks can only be purchased by cash at the venue...

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CYP Drinks, June 2014

Thu, Jun. 5, 2014 6:00pm @ Cargo Bar
After a fantastic turn out for our CYP Drinks in May we are happy to advise the next CYP Drinks will be Thursday 5th June! We have two special guest speakers this time, Libby and Ben. We are sure these names will sound familiar to a lot of you as the successful brother and sister team from the popular TV show...

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Special General Meeting

Wed, May. 28, 2014 6:00pm @ Joes Garage Riccarton
CYP will be holding a Special General Meeting Wednesday 28th May. Due to further opportunities arising for some of our committee member, we are pleased to announce that there are vacancies to be filled. We are primarily looking for the roles of:... -President -Vice President -Secretary If you would like to nominate anyone please email Rachael[mailto:rachael_thacker@yahoo.co.nz]. We are looking for people primarily with an interest in...

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Cocktail Party 2014

Sat, May. 24, 2014 6:00pm @ Avonhead Tavern
The ever popular Canterbury Young Professionals' Cocktail Party is back for another year! This time we will be celebrating with the very exotic theme "Arabian Nights' so escape the cooler evenings for a taste of the Middle East! The event is held at a new venue this year. The Corporate Club (Formerly Sharvin Lodge). To make transport here easier for you all we will...

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The Breakfast Club: Part 1 - The Road to Governance:

Wed, May. 14, 2014 7:00am @ Bean Scene Cafe
***THIS EVENT IS OFFICIALLY FULL, WE LOOK FORWARD TO SEEING ALL OF YOU WHO REGISTERED BY EMAILING INFO@CYP.CO.NZ*** Canterbury Young Professionals Presents: The Breakfast Club – The Road to Governance  'The Breakfast Club' is CYP's new series of breakfast events kicking off with Part 1 - 'The Road to Governance', a governance focused event introducing our members to the world of governance...

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CYP Drinks, May 2014

Thu, May. 1, 2014 6:00pm @ Volstead Trading Company
CYP Drinks are back Thursday 1st May! This is a chance to catch up with fellow members and for new members to come along and see what CYP is all about. We will also have a speaker to add a new dimension to these drinks. Come along and hear Andrew Harrison, Former Chief Operating Officer of Ngai Tahu holdings and current director of...

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The Entrepreneur Series: Part 1 – ‘From Envy to Ownership’

Mon, Apr. 14, 2014 6:00pm @ Cargo Bar
The Entrepreneur Series: Part 1 – ‘From Envy to Ownership’ We are kicking off our business events for the year with Part One of our new Entrepreneur Series. A series of informal entrepreneurial skills workshops CYP is presenting for 2014. ‘From Envy to Ownership’ deals with the nuts and bolts of both buying and creating your new business venture: Value, Negotiation,...

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City2Surf

Sun, Mar. 23, 2014 9:00am @ Centennial Park
CYP in conjunction with our sponsor Anderson Lloyd Lawyers invite you to participate in this year's City2Surf on Sunday 23rd of March. The City2Surf is a fun running and walking event for the serious and the not so serious!!  Once you have completed the run/walk you will find us at corporate site C6 at the finish line (just look out for the CYP and...

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2014 Boat Party

Mar. 1 - 2, 2014 5:00pm — 12:30am @ Volstead Trading Company
***Officially SOLD OUT*** Love to travel but just don't have the funds this year? We're all in the same boat - well at least for one night! CYP's popular Boat party is back on Saturday 1st March and this time we are heading on a trip 'around the world' (while sailing around Lyttleton Harbour) Get dressed up as someone or something from your...

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2014 Launch Drinks

Thu, Feb. 13, 2014 6:00pm @ Morrell & Co
The holidays might be over but it’s still summer and that’s worth celebrating! CYP invite you to help us launch our 2014 events calendar with drinks at Morrell & Co in Addington on Thursday 13th February from 6pm. The launch drinks are a great opportunity to come and meet the Executive Committee and hear about the exciting business and social events CYP is...

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2013 Annual General Meeting

Thu, Dec. 5, 2013 6:00pm — 7:00pm @ Joe's Garage
All members are welcome to attend our CYP 2013 AGM. Each year we elect 12 - 15 young professionals to form our committee. Committee appointments include President, Treasurer and Secretary as well as committee members who specialise in marketing and communications, business events, social events, sponsorship, website and memberships and general committee members.  Being on the committee is a great way to...

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Christmas Party!

Sat, Nov. 23, 2013 6:00pm @ Elmwood Bowls Club
Kick off your silly season celebrations with Canterbury Young Professionals in true Kiwi summer style! Join us at Elmwood Lawn Bowls Club in your best bowling whites from 6pm Saturday 23rd November for an evening of fun in the sun - beach volleyball, lawn bowls, soccer, an old fashioned BBQ, cheap drinks and great company. To redeem your membership discount simply login...

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Villa Maria Wine Tasting

Thu, Nov. 7, 2013 6:30pm — 9:30pm @ The Canterbury Club Inc
Join us at The Canterbury Club Inc, 129 Cambridge Terrace on Thursday 7th November from 6.30pm onwards for an evening of wine tasting with Villa Maria. Villa Maria are an icon of the New Zealand wine industry, producing the countries most awarded wines. They are known for bold and industry-changing moves such as moving to 100% screwcap through to the emphasis on sustainable practices in...

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Day of the Dead Halloween Party

Thu, Oct. 31, 2013 6:00pm — 11:59pm @ The Volstead Trading Company
This month we've teamed up with our friends at the Volstead Trading Company, 55 Riccarton Road (behind St Pierre's Sushi) for Halloween! Come and celebrate Halloween in true Day of the Dead styles with some great beers, drink specials and food from That Mexican Guy.  Embrace the spooky and strange and you may be rewarded with one of our spot prizes! See you there from...

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Champion Flour Mill Site Visit

Mon, Oct. 21, 2013 6:00pm — 8:00pm @ Champion Flour Mill
We have arranged a special site visit to the Champion Flour Mill, our national producer of flour and many bakery products. Join us for an evening of tasting sample products, learning about the milling process and understanding one of our largest national businesses. Champion Flour Milling is one of New Zealand’s oldest businesses, which has been operating for 150 years. It...

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Ladies Business Event

Fri, Oct. 4, 2013 6:00pm @ JDV - The Verandah Bar (upstairs)
With the weather getting warmer and the nights staying lighter for longer we thought it was time to do something a little different... for the ladies. We're rolling fashion, business, fun, bubbles and networking all into one for our first ever Ladies Business Night! And we are delighted to have NZ fashionista/businesswoman/model Angela Stone to host this fabulous event. See...

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Spring Wine Trail

Sat, Sep. 28, 2013 10:30am — 5:00pm @ Trevinos
The glorious summer months are just around the corner so what better way to celebrate than coming along to CYP's annual Spring Wine Trail! We'll be kicking off from Trevinos Restaurant & Bar at 22 Riccarton Rd, and they have kindly put on a $10 breakfast from 10am for those of us who want to start the day the right way! Buses...

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Monthly Drinks

Thu, Sep. 26, 2013 6:00pm @ Tequila Mockingbird
Another month down and this month we're excited to be checking out the latest addition to the CBD! Join us at Tequila Mockingbird on Victoria St from 6pm to relax and unwind as we wrap up the month with a couple of drinks and some great company.

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The Arts Centre Vision

Thu, Sep. 19, 2013 5:30pm @ YMCA
*5.30pm:* Networking, drinks (cash bar) and nibbles *6:00pm-7:00pm: *Presentation, followed by further networking *About the Event* Join us for our September Business event, where The Arts Centre Trust Board Chair, Jen Crawford, will share the vision for the Arts Centre and seek feedback around the proposal. In 2011, the devastating Canterbury earthquakes saw 22 of 23 buildings at the Arts Centre close for the foreseeable...

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Monthly Drinks

Thu, Aug. 29, 2013 6:00pm @ Morrell & Co
Join us for a drink at the newest bar in the Addington scene, Morrell & Co. It’s a warm comfortable place to enjoy an after work drink and unwind. See you there from 6pm onwards.

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CYP Annual Ball - A night at the Oscars

Aug. 10 - 11, 2013 8:00pm — 12:00am @ Legends' Room at Addington Raceway
And the Oscar goes to.......... Join us for Canterbury Young Professionals 7th Annual Ball - A night at the Oscars! We'll be rolling out the red carpet at Addington Raceway on Saturday August 10th. So dress up in your finest Oscar winning attire and prepare for a night of glamour and fun. Drinks, canapés, live band, dance floor, prizes for the best dressed 'Oscar Performance' and an...

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Monthly Drinks

Thu, Jul. 25, 2013 6:00pm @ Cargo Bar
We are big fans of this funky pop up bar! Lucky for us Cargo are fans of us too as they are offering us $6.00 tap beers and wines. It's a great place to unwind for an after work drink so come on down for a drink and nibbles from 6pm onwards.

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DiSC Personality Profiling - Event at capacity

Thu, Jul. 11, 2013 6:00pm — 7:30pm @ Copthorne Hotel Commodore Christchurch Airport
Discover four styles of behaviour in the workplace and explore the general preferences of your style Join us to discover four styles of behaviour in the workplace and explore the general preferences of your style. The event will start with networking drinks and canapés followed by a seminar and a further opportunity to network. *About DiSC* Ever wondered why you work really easily with...

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Monthly Drinks

Thu, Jun. 27, 2013 6:00pm @ Baretta
Inspired by 1930′s Italian Bars this gorgeous bar and restaurant brings some sophistication to our constantly evolving city. With cool music, great sharing plates and platters, Peroni on tap, delicious cocktails and good times. Join us for a couple of relaxed drinks to celebrate the arrival of this little piece of Italy!

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1920s Cocktail Party

Jun. 8 - 9, 2013 8:00pm — 12:00am @ The Atrium, Hagley Netball Centre
We'll be puttin' on the ritz, so gents grab your dames and shimmy on down to our local speakeasy for this shindig to last the ages! Welcome to the roaring twenties, an era of clandestine excess and decadence. Join us once again for our annual cocktail party from 8pm at the Atrium, 455 Hagley Avenue. There'll be canapes to whet your appetite,...

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Monthly Drinks

Thu, May. 30, 2013 6:00pm — 10:00pm @ The Pegasus Arms
This month we are heading to an oldie but a goodie, The Pegasus Arms at 14 Oxford Terrace. Come on down for an after work drink from 6pm onwards.

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NZIM Generational Leveraging: Innovation, Experience and Enthusiasm

Tue, May. 28, 2013 5:30pm — 7:00pm @ BNZ room at the EPIC Innovation Hub
CYP has a long standing relationship with the New Zealand Institute of Management Southern Inc (NZIM). We are pleased to present to you a combined speaker event with three leading figures in innovative business from Canterbury. Through their stories, we will hear about the importance of young professionals in today’s business environment and the benefits of generational collaboration. Join us on...

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Monthly Drinks

Thu, May. 2, 2013 6:00pm — 10:00pm @ St Asaph Street Kitchen & Stray Dog Bar
It’s exciting to see more bars are continuing to pop up in the CBD! This month we are holding Monthly Drinks at the St Asaph Street Kitchen and Stray Dog at 236 St Asaph Street. CYP member’s are offered happy hour prices on NZ tap beers, that’s $7.00 for an imperial pint of Steinlager, Macs Hop Rocker or Isaacs Cider and...

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CECC April Connect Event

Tue, Apr. 30, 2013 5:30pm — 7:30pm @ Coffee Lovers & Cafe Stir
*Welcome back an iconic part of Christchurch!* Canterbury Employers’ Chamber of Commerce have been kind enough to extend an invitation to CYP members to their upcoming Connect event on Tuesday 30th April. The event is taking place at adjoining venues Café Stir and Coffee Lovers on New Regent Street. Your first drink and nibbles are provided by CECC with a cash bar operating...

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ACC Activesmart Rise Up Team Challenge

Sat, Apr. 13, 2013 1:00pm @ Ruapuna Raceway
*Get active with CYP!* The ACC Activesmart Rise Up Team Challenge was started in 2011 with the aim to get people active and have some fun post-earthquake. Now in its 3rd year, CYP is getting involved this April 13. Join up and do the Specialist, Socialiser, Soloist or the Enduro. These are team or individual options of a 2km run/10km bike/2km...

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March End of Month Drinks

Thu, Mar. 28, 2013 6:00pm @ The Pedal Pusher
March has flown by and it is already time for our End of Month drinks. We’ve locked in one of our favourites, The Pedal Pusher on Lincoln Road. They’ve been kind enough to offer some drink specials so make sure you mention you’re a CYP member when you order at the bar. Everyone is welcome so get some friends together and we...

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CYP First Business Event of the Year - The Professional's O.E

Tue, Mar. 26, 2013 5:30pm — 7:30pm @ Beca
*RSVP's for this event have now closed & this event is at capacity * The Great O.E is a Kiwi icon, a way of life, an essential ‘to-do’ for intrepid New Zealanders - which can do wonders for your social life, career and personal outlook.   If you haven’t yet done your O.E, perhaps it’s on the horizon, or maybe you are in no immediate...

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City 2 Surf

Sun, Mar. 24, 2013 8:00am @ Pioneer Stadium’s Centennial Park
BDO has kindly offered to put on light refreshments after the event on their corporate site (A4) to congratulate those CYP members completing the City 2 Surf! The City 2 Surf starts at Pioneer Stadium’s Centennial Park and finishes at Ferrymead Playing Fields. It is a 14km course starting at 9am, or alternatively there is a 6km option which starts at...

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Sun, Mar. 24, 2013 8:00am @ Pioneer Recreation & Sport Centre,Centennial Park

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Fundraiser Pub Quiz & Auction

Tue, Mar. 19, 2013 6:00pm — 10:00pm @ Bentleys Bar (Directly next to The Foundry)
Junior Chamber International (JCI), Christchurch and Canterbury Young Professionals will be presenting the function of the season, a Pub Quizand Auction to fundraise for local community organisations that help the youth of Christchurch. Come one and all, be social and support local Charities, such as Life Trust, Ronald McDonald House and 298 Health Centre. These organisations provide core functions in the...

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2013 Launch Event

Thu, Feb. 21, 2013 5:30pm — 10:00pm @ Volstead Trading Company
In 2013 we are bringing back some of our most popular social and business events but we'll be mixing it up and planning loads more events including sporting and charity events. We have two launch events planned for February, Thursday 7th at the CBD Bar on Madras Street and Thursday 21st at the Volstead Trading Company on Riccarton Road. We would love...

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2013 Launch Event

Thu, Feb. 7, 2013 5:30pm — 10:00pm @ CBD Bar
In 2013 we are bringing back some of our most popular social and business events but we'll be mixing it up and planning loads more events including sporting and charity events. We have two launch events planned for February, Thursday 7th at the CBD Bar on Madras Street and Thursday 21st at the Volstead Trading Company on Riccarton Road. We would love...

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CYP AGM

Tue, Dec. 4, 2012 6:00pm @ Trevinos Conference Room
CYP Annual General Meeting (AGM).   More information coming soon including nomination form.   If you have any queries, please email info@cyp.co.nz[mailto:info@cyp.co.nz]  

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CYP v NZIM – The 2012 Great Debate

Wed, Nov. 28, 2012 6:00pm @ Russley Golf Club
  CYP and the New Zealand Institute of Management bring you our Great Debate for 2012: *"Who does the real work – managers or minions?"*   CYP is putting up a talented team of 3 against 3 of the best from NZIM. A topic close to the hearts of young professionals, CYP will be arguing for the plight of the minions, while NZIM defend the domain...

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Christmas at the Races!

Sun, Nov. 25, 2012 10:30am @ Motukarara Races
*Sunday November 25th * *Motukarara Race Course* Join us for a huge Christmas celebration with a trip to the races, complete with a private marquee, betting tips, continuous ploughman's lunch, drinks plus a bus to and from the track! 10.30am pick up – Trevinos, Riccarton Road with a pre breakfast (additional $10 payable to Trevinos).  Transport to and from Motukarara Race Course. On the...

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Sun, Nov. 25, 2012 10:30am @ TBC

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October End of Month Drinks

Thu, Oct. 25, 2012 5:30pm — 10:00pm @ Bardello Bar
This month we are back in Merivale at Bardello Bar - a funky place to enjoy a night out!   Our end of month drinks are a chance to wind down, mix and mingle with other young professionals, meet new people and catch up with old friends.   Everyone is welcome so get some friends together and we hope to see you all...

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From Pulpit to Politics

Thu, Oct. 18, 2012 5:30pm — 7:00pm @ Canterbury Club
We have worked with Beca, one of our CYP sponsors, to bring you our next speaker event. *Peter Beck*, current Christchurch City Councillor and former Dean of the Christchurch Cathedral, will be sharing his journey from the church to the council with us on 18 October 2012. Peter was Dean of the Christchurch Cathedral from 2002 until 2011, when he...

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Spring Wine Trail

Sat, Oct. 13, 2012 11:00am — 5:30pm @ Starting from Trevinos
The long summer months are just around the corner so what better way to celebrate than coming along to our CYP Spring Wine Trail! *Saturday 13th October, 11.00am - 5.30pm.* Tickets include the bus to and from Christchurch, wine tasting at three Waipara wineries, some wine and beer on the bus, and a tasty bbq at the Waimak Tavern. Places are strictly limited...

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September End of Month Drinks

Thu, Sep. 27, 2012 6:00pm — 10:00pm @ Bardello Bar
This month we are back in Merivale at Bardello Bar - a funky place to enjoy a night out!   Our end of month drinks are a chance to wind down, mix and mingle with other young professionals, meet new people and catch up with old friends.   Everyone is welcome so get some friends together and we hope to see you all...

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August End of Month Drinks

Thu, Aug. 30, 2012 5:30pm — 11:00pm @ Volstead
This month we are once again holding our End of Month Drinks at the Volstead down Riccarton Road - a funky place to enjoy a night out!   Our end of month drinks are a chance to wind down, mix and mingle with other young professionals, meet new people and catch up with old friends.   Everyone is welcome so get some friends together...

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St John Youth Fundraiser

Tue, Aug. 28, 2012 6:30pm @ Winnie Bagoes
St John Youth are holding a silent auction and quiz with a set meal at Winne Bagoes for $25.00 on the 28th August. This charity dinner is being held to benefit the Christchurch Youth Divisions of St John.  Would be great to see some CYP members there to support this great cause!  Please RSVP via email to Sarah Columbus slc116@uclive.co.nz[mailto:slc116@uclive.co.nz]

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Leadership Opportunities in the context of the Earthquake recovery

Tue, Aug. 21, 2012 5:30pm @ Westpac Business Hub
  Peter Townsend, CEO Canterbury Chamber of Commerce, has been a prominent figure in Christchurch for many years and in the aftermath of the earthquakes. As well as his role at the CECC, Peter holds several corporate directorships and is involved with a range of community groups and initiatives in the region. Come along on 21 August to hear his impressions of the critical issues...

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Annual CYP Ball - Royal Ascot Races

Sat, Aug. 11, 2012 8:00pm @ Addington Raceway
  Do the Races conjure up images of fun with friends, fancy dresses and suits, happy days and a damn good time out?  If so we may just have the night for you - join us at Addington Raceway on Saturday August 11th for the annual Canterbury Young Professionals ball - A Royal Ascot event! That's right -we're headed to the raceway without...

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July End of Month Drinks

Thu, Jul. 26, 2012 6:00pm — 10:30pm @ Volstead
This month we are holding our End of Month Drinks at The Volstead down Riccarton Road - a funky place to enjoy a night out! Plus we have secured a drink special - $2 off house wine & beer from 6pm.   Our end of month drinks are a chance to wind down, mix and mingle with other young professionals, meet...

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June End of Month Drinks

Thu, Jun. 28, 2012 5:30pm — 10:00pm @ The Pedal Pusher
This month we are holding our End of Month Drinks at The Pedal Pusher down Lincoln Road - a new bar on the scene that is proving to be very popular!  Our end of month drinks are a chance to wind down, mix and mingle with other young professionals, meet new people and catch up with old friends.  Everyone is welcome so...

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Olympic Cocktail Party

Jun. 23 - 24, 2012 8:00pm — 12:00am @ Christchurch Netball Centre
*Let the games begin!*   All eyes will soon be on the U.K with the Queen's Diamond Jubilee and the Olympic Games. We decided it was the ideal time to celebrate all things sporty at our Olympic themed winter cocktail party.   We're back at the Christchurch Netball Centre in Hagley Park, a great central location. *Saturday 23rd June - Opening Ceremony commences at 8pm*   We will...

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CYP presents 'Home-buying 101 and property investments'

Thu, Jun. 14, 2012 6:00pm — 8:00pm @ ASB
  CYP presents 'Home-buying 101 and property investments' Register now for CYP's June Business Event - 'Home-buying 101 and property investments'. We have worked with one of our sponsors, ASB, to line up a panel of speakers to discuss the process of buying a home. This will be an excellent opportunity for those considering buying their first home, and equally relevant for...

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May End of Month Drinks

Thu, May. 31, 2012 6:00pm @ The Pedal Pusher
This month we are holding our End of Month Drinks at The Pedal Pusher down Lincoln Road - a new bar on the scene that is proving to be very popular!  Our end of month drinks are a chance to wind down, mix and mingle with other young professionals, meet new people and catch up with old friends.  Everyone is welcome so...

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CYP May Business Event - CECC Connect

Wed, May. 23, 2012 5:30pm — 7:30pm @ The Tuck Shop CBS Arena
*CYP May Business Event - **CECC Connect* *Wednesday 23rd May 5:30pm – 7:30pm* *The Tuck Shop CBS Arena. Jack Hinton Dr, Addington, CHCH*   For our May Business event, CECC have kindly extended an invitation to CYP members to their fantastic *Connect Event*. The hilarious *Joe Bennett* will be our quiz master for the evening and guest speaker *Janine Morrell-Gunn* from Whitebait TV will share with us the challenges in producing...

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April End of Month Drinks

Thu, Apr. 26, 2012 5:30pm — 8:30pm @ Volstead
This month we are holding our End of Month Drinks at the Volstead down Riccarton Road - a pretty funky place!  Our end of month drinks are a chance to wind down, mix and mingle with other young professionals, meet new people and catch up with old friends.  Everyone is welcome so get some friends together and we hope to see you...

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Business Speed Networking

Thu, Apr. 19, 2012 5:30pm — 8:00pm @ Russley Golf Club
This is your chance to pick the brains of local business leaders. Find out their secrets, share their experiences and pick up a few business tips. The evening will be an informal chance to sit down with other CYP members and local entrepreneurs, managers, and business people for an open discussion. Over the course of the evening, you'll have the chance to swap...

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2012 Boat Party

Sat, Mar. 24, 2012 5:00pm @ Starting at Carlton Country Club then Lyttleton
The Boat Party is back!!! Join us for a fantastic night mixing and mingling on a boat!! The Lyttelton Tug will once again be boarded by pirates, mermaids and ninja turtles. We have organised buses to take us to and from Lyttelton, meeting at The Carlton Country Club to begin our journey. To cap off our three February launch events at Revival,...

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Launch Event #3 - The Carlton Country Club

Thu, Feb. 23, 2012 6:00pm @ The Carlton Country Club
*Finally - our Launch Events for 2012 are here!!* We are very excited to bring you 3 events during the month of February to kick start 2012.  This year we have some huge plans - fun filled events both social and business, along with our most anticipated annual events - the ball and cocktail party. The launch events are a fantastic way to...

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Launch Event #2 - Volstead

Thu, Feb. 16, 2012 6:00pm @ Volstead
*Finally - our Launch Events for 2012 are here!!* We are very excited to bring you 3 events during the month of February to kick start 2012.  This year we have some huge plans - fun filled events both social and business, along with our most anticipated annual events - the ball and cocktail party. The launch events are a fantastic way to...

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Launch Event #1 - Revival Bar

Thu, Feb. 9, 2012 6:00pm @ Revival Bar
*Finally - our Launch Events for 2012 are here!!* We are very excited to bring you 3 events during the month of February to kick start 2012.  This year we have some huge plans - fun filled events both social and business, along with our most anticipated annual events - the ball and cocktail party. The launch events are a fantastic way to...

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CYP Christmas Party

Thu, Dec. 15, 2011 6:00pm @ The Carlton Country Club
*Is your festive season getting out of control?* You know the feeling, it happens every year. Summer hits and you find yourself rushing from one Christmas function to the next wondering which party it is you're attending tonight (and whether that's the one you're supposed to be at!). So rather than organise a formal Christmas party we've opted for some drinks next...

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End of Month Drinks

Thu, Dec. 1, 2011 6:00pm @ Cargo Bar
Spring is here, the sun's a-shining and it's a great feeling that summer's well and truly on the way! Longer nights are worthy of celebrating over a beer or wine or two, so come and join us for the *last CYP End of Month Drinks of 2011* at Cargo Bar on Thursday 1st December, from 6pm. Cargo Bar is one of the...

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CYP AGM

Thu, Nov. 17, 2011 6:00pm @ Trevinos
CYP Annual General Meeting (AGM). Please click the links below to view: CYP 2010 AGM Minutes AGM 2011 Agenda Annual Report 2011 Exec Election Nomination Form

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The Great Debate

Wed, Nov. 9, 2011 6:00pm @ Russley Golf Club
In conjunction with NZIM. This year our Great Debate is inspired by the upcoming general election: *"Only Generation Y should be eligible to vote" * After all - we are the future! The decisions our generation makes now are what will shape our future. This topic is sure to be hotly debated so be prepared for an interesting night!!  

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CYP 90s Cocktail Party

Oct. 29 - 30, 2011 8:00pm — 12:00am @ Christchurch Netball Centre
We are so excited about our annual cocktail party this year and its *90s theme!!! * Time to crack out those out taslon tracksuits, MC Hammer pants, high waisted jeans or crimp you hair. Come along with a group of friends as the Spice Girls, Nirvana or as a character from your favourite 90s tv show such as 90210, Saved by the Bell...

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October End of Month Drinks

Thu, Oct. 20, 2011 6:00pm @ The Carlton Country Club
All Ruggered out? We have the solution! If you've spent the last few weeks crammed in busy bars huddled around a projector screen and are yearning for a relaxed catch up over a few drinks in a bar you can hear yourself think in then we urge you to come join us for (nearly) End of Month drinks next Thursday, 21st...

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Government Leaders Forum

Wed, Oct. 5, 2011 6:00pm — 8:00pm @ Club Tower Cafe, HSBC Building
*Do you have an interest in what is happening with the rebuild of Christchurch? Keen to hear about the involvement of government leaders?* CYP is fortunate to be able to host a forum of four high profile speakers who have a day to day operational focus on the Christchurch re-build and also represent their respective agencies at the Government Leaders Group. The...

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September End of Month Drinks

Thu, Sep. 29, 2011 6:00am — 9:00pm @ The Carlton Country Club
Have you been driving past the old Carlton site wondering quite what's going on?  If so then wonder no more! Come and join us for End of Month Drinks on Thursday 29th September at Christchurch's hottest new venue, The Carlton Country Club. We promised you we'd find some cool new hangouts around the city and this one has been top of our...

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The Snow Ball - 5th Annual CYP Ball

Sat, Aug. 27, 2011 7:30pm @ International Antarctic Centre
Join us in an icy setting to dance the night away!! DJ starts 8pm - wander through the centre - see the penguins - look at the exhibitions! Early Bird Tickets $99 + booking fee before midnight 15th August Full Price $120 + booking fee from 16th August onwards Ticket price includes wine and beer, canapés, supper at 10pm and a bus to Merivale...

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4th Birthday at No4 and End of Month Drinks

Fri, Jul. 29, 2011 5:00pm @ TBC
WOW - Canterbury Young Professionals are turning 4!! To celebrate we are turning 4 at No4. We have secured the courtyard so we can celebrate in style. Places are limited to 50 so please ensure you book - the event is FREE. To secure your place, please email info@cyp.co.nz This year we are combining our 4th Birthday with our July End of Month...

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