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  • Once Upon a Sunday: Sing me a story

    7 May 2017

    2:00pm — 2:30pm

    Join us for stories and songs in our special New Zealand Music Month celebration with Kat Anna Fiddle - local storyteller Kaitrin McMullan and musician Anna Bowen.
    Come and make a kazoo to play in our... Read more…
  • Poets on Place

    9 May 2017

    7:00pm

    An examination and celebration of what ‘place’ means to artists and residents of Dunedin, Otago, New Zealand.
    How is poetry and indeed art informed by a sense of place? Does art in turn define place, Dunedin writer Ian... Read more…
  • Dunedin Writers and Readers Festival

    9 - 14 May 2017

    The Dunedin Writers & Readers Festival has an embarrassment of literary riches lined up for you this May. We’re gathering over 80 writers, illustrators, performers and chairfolk together for 36 events: workshops, panel sessions, poetry... Read more…
  • Dunedin Writers & Readers Festival 2017

    9 - 14 May 2017

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  • Once Upon a Sunday: A Winter's Tale

    4 June 2017

    2:00pm — 2:30pm

    Warm up with some great stories by local storyteller, Kaitrin McMullan, and enjoy making some colourful vegetables to put in the pot.
    For children of all ages.
     
    Children’s Storypit, Ground Floor, City Library, Moray Place
     
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  • The Star Regent 24-Hour Book Sale

    9 - 10 June 2017

    12:00pm — 12:00pm

    Each year, the Regent Theatre holds two sales – the Star Regent 24-Hour Book Sale and the Anything But Books Sale. These are scheduled into people’s diaries all over the southern hemisphere and they make an essential and considerable contribution to... Read more…
  • Continued Sense of Wonder: A series of adult conversations about children's literature

    21 June 2017

    7:00pm — 8:30pm

    This time we will be sharing captivating non-fiction.
    Bring along an old favourite or a new discovery to share.
    Enjoy this opportunity to meet like-minded literature lovers.
    Booking essential: 03 474 3690 or library@dcc.govt.nz
    For more information, contact: Jackie.mcmillan@dcc.govt.nz
    Dunningham... Read more…
  • Once Upon a Sunday: Ngā pūrakau ō te rangi

    2 July 2017

    2:00pm — 2:30pm

    Celebrate Matariki and te reo Māori with a host of star-filled stories by Kaitrin McMullan.Take home a star to decorate, too.For children of all ages.
    Children’s Storypit, Ground Floor, City Library, Moray Place Read more…
  • Once Upon a Sunday: Rhymes and Riddles

    6 August 2017

    2:00pm — 2:30pm

    Come and make some clever rhymes with Kaitrin McMullan’s on-the-spot poetry game.Plus lots of rhyming stories and songs to enjoy.For children of all ages.
    Children’s Storypit, Ground Floor, City Library, Moray Place
     
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  • Once Upon a Sunday: Daddy Cool

    3 September 2017

    2:00pm — 2:30pm

    Bring your dad along for a special Father’s Day storytime with Kaitrin McMullan, and tell us why your daddy's cool.For children of all ages.
    Children’s Storypit, Ground Floor, City Library, Moray Place
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  • Once Upon a Sunday: Animal Tails

    1 October 2017

    2:00pm — 2:30pm

    St Francis of Assisi loved all animals. Come along for a special storytime with NZ sign language, and celebrate our furry, feathered and scaly friends.
    Make a cute animal tail to take home and wear.
    Children’s Storypit,... Read more…
  • Once Upon a Sunday: Chinese Crackers

    5 November 2017

    2:00pm — 2:30pm

    Fireworks were invented in China and are used for lots of celebrations. Join Kaitrin McMullan for some Chinese-themed stories with a bang!
    Make your own origami cracker to take home too!Suitable for all ages.
    Children’s Storypit, Ground... Read more…
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