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WILDERKIDS!!!! Sustainability Trust’s School holiday programme for 2020 is out now - 21-24 and 27-31 January. There's hut building, potion mixing, and unlimited adventures! $56 per child per day, 10% discount with full-week booking.
Altrusa Wellington is holding its Annual Christmas Tree Appeal, where you can donate a book for a child staying in a Women's Refuge at Christmas. Books can be donated from now to the 20th December at The Children's Bookshop in Kilbirnie.
This holiday season, give the gift of giving! The Wellington Women’s House special holiday donation program allows you to donate in the name of your loved one. Go to wwbh.org.nz to donate. The Women’s House provides low-cost, temporary housing for women on low incomes or in transition.
The Annual Residents’ Exhibition, the Toi Three Hundy, is on at Toi Pōneke Arts Centre, 12-22 December. Head to the exhibition for affordable and original artwork by local artists.
On Christmas eve, Wellington City Mission will be delivering hampers to those in need across the Wellington region, there are still a few things they need to fill hampers. Go to their website for more info about donating.
Welcome in 2020 with a night of family-friendly music and fireworks, New Year’s Eve at Whairepo Lagoon, Tuesday 31 December, 8pm-12am. Please check the Wellington City Council Facebook page for updates on the day.
Feed your creative side this school holidays at The Art Station, Expression Arts & Entertainment Centre. Running 23 December 2019 - 26 January 2020, 9am-4pm.
Another summer is upon us, and at Porirua Libraries that means it’s time for A-Long Hot Summer Story Festival! Running 19 December to 16 January, 16 sessions to entertain children aged 3-12 and their families over the school holidays.
Linkline Social Club is holding a Dinner at Petone Working Men’s Club, Tuesday 31 December, 6pm-12am. Linkline is a friendly social club for active older people who are on their own. Phone Jocelyn 577 1876 for details.
Enter a world of stories and songs of the festive season, Festive Family Storytimes, at libraries and community spaces around Wellington, 12-21 December. Free, no booking required.
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