Wednesday, 19 September 2018
- Learn ways to harness the power of children’s and YA books to engage students and help develop language, ideas, and lasting memories. This seminar is the first in a series for school leaders, teachers, and librarians supporting the role school communities can play in building a nation of readers.
9:15am to 3:15pm
Craighead Diocesan School, Wrights Ave, Highfield, Timaru
- Celebrate New Zealand Women gaining the right to vote 125 years ago with readings from the play ‘Bloomsbury Women and the Wild Colonial Girl’ about the relationship between Katherine Mansfield and Virginia Woolf. Readings by Lorae Parry and actor Carmel McGlone.
5:30pm to 7:00pm
Performance in front of He Tohu exhibition. Te Ahumairangi (ground floor), National Library, corner Molesworth and Aitken Streets, Thorndon
- Part of: Suffrage125
- To celebrate 125 years since New Zealand women gained voting rights join our learning team for an exhibition tour with a focus on the Suffrage petition.
10:30am to 11:00am and 4:30pm to 5:00pm
Meet at the entrance of the He Tohu exhibition, Te Ahumairangi (ground floor), National Library, corner Molesworth and Aitken Streets, Thorndon