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WEEKLY COMMUNITY NOTICES BROADCAST 5PM MONDAY - FRIDAY. TO SUBMIT EVENTs FILL IN THE CONTACT FORM BELOW OR EMAIL INFO@ACCESSRADIO.ORG.NZ
Wellington Pride Festival is a 2 week long celebration of the diverse queer and transgender communities in Wellington. There are many events, including the Youth Ball at Te Papa on Saturday 29 February. Go to wellingtonpridefestival.com for more info.
Wellington Outdoor Reading Room is running in Te Ngākau Civic Square from 12 February to 14 March, 10am - 3pm, Wed - Sat. With comfy chairs, bean bags, outdoor umbrellas, a large activity table, and books kindly donated by Wellington City Libraries. Grab a book, pull up a seat and relax!
Queens Wharf Summer Programme is free family fun, 4pm-8pm, every Saturday from 25 January to 29 February. Bring a picnic, or grab a bite from one of the food trucks, while listening to live music or taking part in different fun activities.
St James' Anglican Church, Lower Hutt, is holding a Book Fair, Friday 28 evening and Saturday 29 February. Books, puzzles, jigsaws and games for sale. A fundraiser event for the parish.
Whitireia Park Community Snorkelling Day is on Saturday 29 February, 10am – 2:30pm. Guides will help you explore the spectacular underwater world! Wetsuits, snorkels, flippers, and safety gear are provided. The minimum age is 8 years, no need to book, just turn up and register. Brought to you by Greater Wellington Regional Council and Mountains to Sea Wellington.
Come celebrate Te rā o ngā Tamariki / Children's Day at Aotea Lagoon. Sunday 1 March, 11am-3pm. With a wide range of free activities to keep children of all ages entertained, including arts and crafts. Come and join us!
Aro Fair is being held Saturday 29 February, 10am-6pm, in Aro Park. A glorious community fair with live music, craft stalls, food stalls, and more! Any questions, contact Roxy and Dani at the Community Centre, 384 8499, or go to arovalley.co.nz for more info.
The Performance Arcade is returning to Wellington waterfront with a sensational lineup of free live art, music, and performance by NZ and International artists. 27 February - 1 March, 10am - 11pm. The Performance Arcade is accessible and free to attend.
Hataitai School Fair is on Sunday 1 March, 10am-1pm. Something for everyone, with food stalls, plants, arts & crafts, and pre-loved toys and clothes. Plus live entertainment, bouncy castles & lots of games for the kids.
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