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Wellsford Library July School Holidays - Ngā Tamariki o Matariki The Children of Matariki

Cost

Free

Bookings

wellsford.library@aucklandcouncil.govt.nz

Bookings are only required for the robot workshops on Tuesday 16th July. For all other events please just come along!

To book for one of the Matariki Robot workshop please ask in the library or email wellsford.library@aucklandcouncil.govt.nz

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July School Holidays at Wellsford Library

Nau Mai, Haere Mai!

Come to Wellsford Library these school holidays. Check out these fun free events or come anytime to find great books and explore the in-library activities.


Kahui Whetū competition

Let’s get together to add some beautiful and unique stars to the winter skies with our Kahui Whetū competition. Use one of our templates or create your own star and give it a fabulous name. Colour or decorate your star any way you want.

Bring your star to the library by the end of July to enter the lucky dip competition.

 

Monday 8 July 2pm

Kahui Whetū Workshop

Come and make, and then name a star with us! We have lots of fantastic craft materials and art supplies to make your star unique.

Enter your star in the Kahui Whetū competition and you might win a prize!

 

Tuesday 9 July 11am

Matariki Yoga with Little Yoga

Matariki is a time of celebration and renewal.  Come along to this free, fun yoga session for kids brought to you by Zuzana from Little Yoga

 

Wednesday 10 July 2pm

DIY Constellation Projector

Make your own constellation projector and see how the stars light up. BYO torch (optional)

 

Thursday 11 July 2pm

Battle of the Mountains, Te Pakanga a ngā Maunga

Join artist Ra Gossage as we revisit the story in this beautiful book by Peter Gossage. Colour and make your own model maunga to take home

 

Friday 12 July 2-4.30pm

LEGO Club

Make and create with our huge LEGO collection! Can you make a tuku tuku panel?

 

Monday 15 July 2pm

Kahui Whetū Workshop

Come and make, and then name a star with us! We have lots of fantastic craft materials and art supplies to make your star unique. Enter your star in the Kahui Whetū competition and you might win a prize!

 

Tuesday 16 July 10.30am and 2pm

Matariki Robots

Have a go with Codey Rocky Robots and race your robot around the Matariki stars!

Places are limited, to make a booking for one of these fun workshops please email Wellsford.library@aucklandcouncil.govt.nz

 

Wednesday 17 July 2pm

Winter Games 2pm

Come and try out Wellsford Library’s new fun games. Earn a star sticker for every new game you play. Have a go with your friends and whānau or challenge a librarian to a game!

 

Thursday 18 July 10.30am

Wishing Stars in a Jar

Make paper wishing stars and decorate your own wishing star jar. BYO jar (optional)

 

Friday 19 July 2-4.30pm

LEGO Club

Make and create with our huge LEGO collection!

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