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Community 11 Jan 2016

A skate park for everyone at Orewa

Just open, the Orewa Skate Park is already a popular destination.

Beaches 11 Jan 2016

New playground for Takapuna Beach Reserve

Site works for a new world-class playground at Takapuna Beach Reserve will get underway in November.

Parks / Outdoors 11 Jan 2016

Auckland's beautiful playgrounds

Gem of the month July 2014

Community 11 Jan 2016

Kaipātiki youth project gets green light

Kaipātiki youth will soon have a smart new safe place to meet, network and socialise thanks to Kaipātiki Local Board.

Dogs 7 Jan 2016

Delightful Demi's depending on you

Demi the delightful beardie/staffy cross dreams of a new family.

Housing 7 Jan 2016

NZ’s largest new town taking shape

Flat Bush (Ormiston) is New Zealand's largest and most comprehensively planned new town. Check out the progress and see what's coming up.

Community 23 Dec 2015

Walk Waikumete "a special celebration"

Staff and volunteers at Waikumete Cemetery turned out in force for a 24-hour walk, raising funds to replace a historic headstone destroyed by vandals.

Events

22 Mar 2024 - 23 Mar 2024

Learn and Stitch - Nokshi Katha

Come along to a 3 hour workshop and learn about this style of embroidery whilst celebrating the d...

22 Mar 2024 - 24 Mar 2024

MATA KĀHERU DIG IT

Get hands-on at this construction-themed event aimed at our youngest visitors! Mata Kāheru Dig It...

22 Mar 2024 - 12 Apr 2024

Around the world in a meal: Community Culinary Connection

Come along for a community lunch and learn about other cultures.

22 Mar 2024 - 12 Apr 2024

Community hub activities: Manurewa Library

Welcome this year’s World of Cultures with delicious food from the Philippines, as well as food a...

22 Mar 2024 - 12 Apr 2024

Oranga Cross-Cultural Conversations

Come and enjoy a cultural feast with us.

22 Mar 2024 - 13 Apr 2024

Tai Chi for fun and energy

Join us for fun, family-friendly tai chi sessions for all ages and abilities, taught by a combo o...

26 Jan 2024 - 29 Nov 2024

Family History Help

Need help researching your family tree? Library staff and volunteers from the Papakura Branch of...

23 Mar 2024

Adult Creative Writing Workshop with Tagata Atamai

If you want to tell your own story or be inspired by someone else’s, this is the place for you.