'I believe as many as six impossible things before breakfast!" - Part one of the conclusion of A cabinet of Curiosities, tiny lectures on the weird and wonderful: WORD Christchurch 2019. Rachael King on tattooing.
'Funny As': Reflections on New Zealand comedy from New Zealand comedians - WORD Christchurch Shifting Points of View 2019
Thriller writing superstar Val McDermid has been to town, speaking as part of the WORD Christchurch Shifting Points of View season at The Piano on Friday 13 September
Wednesday 18 September is Read an eBook Day. Share what you’re reading, or why you love ebooks with the hashtag #EBOOKLOVE on social media for a chance to win a tablet from OverDrive!
There was colour, laughter, and stories galore at Tūranga on Thursday evening for the New Zealand launch of Samoan Queer Lives. MCed by well-known fa'afafine Fuimaono Karl Pulotu-Endemann (Member of the New Zealand Order of Merit), this was a joyful and thought-provoking evening that I was proud to be a part of.
The Positive Ageing Expo will be held at Papanui High School on Monday 30 September, and promises to be a fun day combining information about services for older adults. Entry is free, and there will be entertainment on site.