Thursday, 22 August 2019
- Develop strategies to spark students' curiosity and deepen their understanding of NZ's eventful past, focusing on Tuia — Encounters 250, commemorating 250 years since the first onshore meetings between Māori and Europeans. .
1pm to 4pm
Seminar room, National Library, 8 Stanley Street, Auckland
Open the Book: Developing the school library to support reading for pleasure (primary) — Invercargill22 August
- Learn ways to develop your school library space, services, and collections to promote reading for pleasure in your school. You'll explore 6 key factors that contribute to creating life-long readers and a reader-centred library. This workshop is the second in our Open the Book series, but you don't need to have attended the first workshop to learn from this one.
9:30am to 3:30pm
BNZ Partners Centre, Esk Street, Invercargill
- It’s a truism of Pacific studies that a wider variety of perspectives on Cook’s voyages find expression today than in previous decades of scholarship. Oliver Stead examines original Cook memorabilia in the Alexander Turnbull Library collections in the context of changing perspectives on Cook and his legacy.
5:30pm to 6:30pm
Te Ahumairangi (ground floor), National Library, corner Molesworth and Aitken Streets, Thorndon
- Part of: Friends of the Turnbull Library Public Programme