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Community 6 Jul 2020

Libraries reach out to support kaumātua Māori

During lockdown, a group of Māori specialist staff from Auckland Council Libraries identified an opportunity to establish a service to engage with kaumātua Māori in these unprecedented times.

Cultural 6 Jul 2020

Auckland events scene stacked for spring and summer

Auckland is gearing up for a spring season of major events, a prelude to a stacked summer schedule as the region looks forward to 2021 – the region’s largest planned year of major events.

Cultural 29 Jun 2020

Waka workshops with the people of Moana

Waka workshops introduce Aucklanders and urban youth to the mighty Polynesian seafaring canoes and the sport of waka ama.

Cultural 12 Jun 2020

Tō tātou tuakiri Māori: Celebrating Māori identity

In June, we’re celebrating and participating in Auckland’s thriving Māori identity.

Cultural 12 Jun 2020

What's in a name?

A movement is underway to reflect the true richness of our heritage in the names of our parks and public spaces.

Community 12 Jun 2020

A kōrero on community health and kindness

In the neighbourhoods of Manukau and Wiri, one of Panuku’s key moves is to develop the Wiri neighbourhood into a healthy and resilient community for both people and places.

Cultural 11 Jun 2020

Troy Kingi to headline Te Korakora on Federal

Troy Kingi will headline celebrations as the Federal Street party on 12 July sings and dances Matariki Festival to a close.

Community 11 Jun 2020

Connect with the star realm at Manu Aute Kite Day

Discover the ancient meaning of kites in Māori culture at a free Manu Aute Kite Day event on 29 June.

Events101 Results

02 Jul 2022 - 09 Jul 2022

Indian Classical Dance

A structured training on the foundations of Indian classical dance for kids aged 5-15.

02 Jul 2022 - 16 Jul 2022

Matariki Festival – Te Taumata Kapa Haka

Exhilarating kapa haka performances in shopping centres across Tāmaki Makaurau.

02 Jul 2022 - 18 Jul 2022

Noho Tahi Tonu: Staying Connected

Celebrate Matariki at this free exhibition.

02 Jul 2022 - 20 Jul 2022

Poi Workshop

Learn to swing poi like a professional.

03 Jul 2022

Matariki at EcoMatters

Take part in free wānanga and workshops about environmental care, kaitiakitanga and mātauranga Māori.

03 Jul 2022 - 22 Jul 2022

Weaving Workshop | Matariki at the Village

Learn the techniques of raranga and the tradition of flax weaving in this 1.5-hour workshop.

07 Jul 2022

Matariki Stars Evening

Celebrate the arrival of Matariki with a special stars evening at the library.

07 Jul 2022 - 09 Jul 2022

Kaha

Audiences are invited into the Atamira whare to experience new ideas and new artists.