Guest blogger, Nod Ghosh, well-known Christchurch-based Flash Fiction author, writes about her experiences (trying to) attend a Paint n' Pen event at Tūranga. National Flash Fiction Day is on this Saturday 22 June - Celebrate the shortest fiction on the shortest day of the year with National Flash Fiction Day. Come along for readings of Canterbury's best flash fiction from 2pm to 3.30pm at Tūranga.
KidsFest is full of winter holiday fun for kids in Christchurch and Canterbury. It runs from Saturday 6 July to Saturday 20 July. KidsFest is always popular and many events book out quickly, so have a look and secure your spot!
Find out about Philippine Independence Day 2019 Celebrations at Tūranga, and a bilingual storytime at Upper Riccarton Library.
During June in the lead up to the Māori New Year we’ll be offering a range of whānau-friendly celebrations and activities at our Libraries. We also list some community Matariki events taking place around Christchurch.
Celebrate Christchurch’s rich street art scene by writing a poem, some lyrics or a short story inspired by it. The Commuting Book presents Paint n’ Pen, a creative writing programme open to all.
Have you say about EQC in the Public Inquiry into the Earthquake Commission (Uiuinga Tumatanui ki te Komihana Ruwhenua). There are public forums in Tūranga.