Saturday 10 October
Everything old is new again
Thursday 17 September 2020 to Sunday 13 December 2020
New Zealand Portrait Gallery, Wellington
Six of our most prominent artists — John Pule, Séraphine Pick, Sarah Munro, Lisa Reihana, Heather Straka and Mel Baldwin – have made new, or have provided existing artworks based on original Turnbull collection items. This exhibition highlights the contemporary relevance of the Alexander Turnbull Library, 100 years after it first opened.
Part of: ATL 100
Suffrage Day 2020: Women making their mark
Friday 18 September 2020 to Saturday 10 October 2020
Te Ahumairangi, National Library Wellington
Enjoy a banner exhibition celebrating New Zealand's amazing history of women making their mark! Created in partnership with Government's Network, Ministry of Women and the National Library.
Poets’ night out
Saturday 10 October 2020, 7:30am to 9:30pm
Toitoi — Hawkes Bay Arts and Events Centre
Join us for a great night out with New Zealand Poet Laureate David Eggleton, together with poets Michael O'Leary, Jenny Powell, Kay McKenzie Cooke, and Marty Smith. Be moved by the raw experience of poetry read aloud.
Part of: NZ Poet Laureate — David Eggleton
The essentials of oral history research — Day 1Cancelled
Saturday 10 October 2020, 8:45am to 4:30pm
Ground floor, Tūranga, Christchurch
An introduction to oral history methodology for people considering using oral history in their work, community or personal projects.
Visit Egypt in 3 Hours
Saturday 10 October 2020, 2pm to 5pm
Taiwhanga Kauhau — Auditorium, National Library Wellington
Itching to travel? You can in this exciting event that will be a whirlwind trip of Egypt's rich culture. You will discover Egypt’s ancient civilization, art, culture and gastronomy via a documentary, videos, dances, songs ,traditional music and a photo exhibition.