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Reminder: 3rd Police District Community Day is Saturday, June 6th

On Saturday, June 6th, the 3rd police district (that’s LoMo’s district!) will sponsor a community day. There will be music, refreshments, games, and prizes. See below for more details.

Outreach

Lyttelton Harbour Festival of Lights 2015

The Lyttelton Harbour Festival of Lights is an annual event of lights, music and fun celebrating the Lyttelton community, Matariki, the Māori New Year and the winter solstice, the shortest day of the year. 493 more words

Christchurch And Canterbury

World Wide Knit in Public Day - Saturday 13 June 2015

Ahoy knitters! We are hosting a World Wide Knit in Public event at Central Library Peterborough on Saturday 13 June 10am to 12pm. There will be tea and coffee and some biscuits to sustain you. 89 more words

Books

Kids' writing heroes at the Auckland Writers Festival

Did you ever wish to meet your favourite author when you were little? Did you get a chance? What did you say or ask? When I was a keen young reader, all my favourite authors were already dead. 881 more words

Books

Xinran at the WORD Christchurch Autumn Season

It was interesting to hear Xinran speak at a WORD Christchurch event. She spoke for more than an hour and we could have listened to her for much longer. 298 more words

Christchurch

What matters - Atul Gawande

Atul Gawande is a surgeon, writer, and public health researcher. His Auckland Writers Festival session was sold out, and I can see why. He explains the most important stuff about life, and does it in an interesting and engaging way. 355 more words

Books