Celebrate the rising of Matariki heralding in the Māori New Year.

Time to create a foundation for positive growth and development.

MATARIKI WORKSHOPS WITH ORIWA!

Tuesday 7th & 14th July 2020

10.30am – 3pm (Wā Kai Lunchtime between 12pm-1pm)

PAPER WHETŪ MAHI RARANGA/WEAVING

Learn the fundamentals of weaving using coloured paper to make Matariki stars. Fun for all ages!

Skill level: easy-medium. All materials supplied. $2 per participant

TUES 14th JULY MORNING SESSION IS FULLY BOOKED!

Wednesday 8th & 15th July 2020

10.30am – 3pm (Wā Kai Lunchtime between 12pm-1pm)

NGĀ WHETŪ HARAKEKE MAHI RARANGA/WEAVING

Learn the fundamentals of weaving using harvested harakeke/flax to make Matariki stars. Fun for all ages!

Skill level: easy-medium. All materials supplied. $2 per participant

Thursday 9th & 16th July 2020

10.30am – 3pm (Wā Kai Lunchtime between 12pm-1pm)

STAR CLUSTER CIRCLES

Design your own Matariki star out of coloured card and embellish using hot glue and your imagination! These can be hung in your window to catch the star light!

Skill level: advanced. All materials supplied. $2 per participant

GETTING CRAFTY IN THE MUSEUM!

LOTS OF ACTIVITIES TO DO AND THINGS TO SEE THIS MATARIKI.

Learn the art of Origami.

Make a Star Box out of coloured paper to put your most precious things in.

This is a self directed learning activity and may need adult supervision. All the instructions will be available and all the materials are supplied by the Museum.

FREE Activity for all the whānau!

During School Holidays: Monday 10am-4pm, Friday 10am-4pm, and Sat 10am-2pm.

Continuing for the rest of July these activities will be up in the mezzanine during normal opening hours.

Get your thinking caps on for this!

Make a Ninja star out of coloured paper! Be careful, those edges are sharp!

This is a self directed learning activity and may need adult supervision. All the instructions will be available and all the materials are supplied by the Museum.

FREE Activity for all the whānau!

During School Holidays: Monday 10am-4pm, Friday 10am-4pm, and Sat 10am-2pm.

Continuing for the rest of July these activities will be up in the mezzanine during normal opening hours.

Make lots of stars to create a garland.

Fold coloured paper to make lots of these stars to take home and hang on your wall or window.

This is a self directed learning activity and may need adult supervision. All the instructions will be available and all the materials are supplied by the Museum.

FREE Activity for all the whānau!

During School Holidays: Monday 10am-4pm, Friday 10am-4pm, and Sat 10am-2pm.

Continuing for the rest of July these activities will be up in the mezzanine during normal opening hours.