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Arts 5 Aug 2022

Meditative Art for everyone

Through active guided meditations, discover an alternative perspective of how to express thoughts, feelings, and conflicts

Community 21 Jul 2022

Ōrākei Seniors lead discussions

Forum topics and discussions led by local seniors

Heritage 13 Jul 2022

Strong future for grand old building

St Heliers Community Library services will be relocating temporarily to Turua Hall

Love Local 5 Jul 2022

Making Ōrākei a great place to live – together

In 2020 the community helped direct priorities for Ōrākei Local Board to focus on in the following three years. The goal: making Ōrākei a great place to live. 

Cleaning up our environment 27 Jun 2022

Reviving our Gulf

The humble mussel doing incredible things

Community 13 Jun 2022

Ōrākei Seniors Forum on Health 2022

Residents at seven local retirement villages were asked what they wanted hear about, the answer was ‘health’

Community 27 May 2022

Creative Humans shine in the community

A new art programme is set to bring art to communities - from beaches to town centres

Parks / Outdoors 29 Apr 2022

New lookout at Churchill Park

A new lookout has been created at the highest point in Churchill Park in Glendowie, offering 360-degree views over the city including Te Naupata/Musick Point and toward Motukorea/Browns Island. 

Events

06 Aug 2022 - 27 Aug 2022

August Composting Workshops

Learn how to compost with compost bins, bokashi bins and worm farms.

15 Aug 2022 - 28 Aug 2022

We Read Auckland | Ka Pānui Tātau i Tāmaki Makaurau

An exciting free programme of live and online events celebrating Auckland’s readers and writers and the stories that bring us together.

18 Aug 2022

Author Talk with Patricia Bell

A talk with Patricia Bell, author of The Library of Unfinished Business.

18 Aug 2022 - 29 Sep 2022

Meditative Art – Hononga Ki Au / Connect to the Self

Express yourself through art activities and guided meditations.

20 Aug 2022

Memoir Writing Workshop

Janice Marriott will lead a two-hour memoir workshop at Parnell Library.

29 Aug 2022 - 30 Aug 2022

In Your Neighbourhood: Enchanted Garden

Kathryn Moorhead has selected music to display that divine combination, flute and harp.

02 Sep 2022

APO | Up Close with Bach

An ensemble of musicians through a series of interactive concerts.

11 Sep 2022

Ellerslie Fairy Festival & Pirate Party

A fun, free community event that will delight, surprise and entertain young families.