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A Big Day In

A Big Day In

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  • Sat 16 Sep ’17, 10:00am – 1:00pm


Whangarei Central Library, 5 Rust Avenue, Whangarei


All Ages

Ticket Information:

  • Free Admission

There is something for everyone at A Big Day In at the Library. Come along to explore and discover there is so much more in your library and local community with displays and demonstrations. Share your artwork on the Art Laundry line.

Arts and Crafts
- Library Craft Group
- Makerspace: Building Igloo
- Origami with Kumiko
- The Falls Estate Arts & Crafts Group
- The Papermill
- Children’s Art Exhibition by preschools visited by the Mobile Library bus

Art Laundry - Interactive Art Exhibition. Presented by Whangarei Camera Club
How does it work - bring 1 or 2 pieces of art you have created to A Big Day In at the Library. We will hang it on the Art Laundry Line. In exchange you can choose 1 or 2 artworks on the line to take home.

What type of art - photos, sketches or small paintings, cards, poems or short stories, small artworks such as painted rocks (there will be a display stand for these). Anything artistic or creative you want to share with our creative community.

Community Groups:
- Birds New Zealand (Northland Branch)
- Eco Solutions
- Mangakahia Gardening Club
- NZ Society of Genealogists - Whangarei
- Northland Dog Section New Zealand Police
- Training Ship Diomede Sea Cadets
- Whangarei Philatelic Society
- Whangarei Radio Controlled Car Club
- Whangarei Shell Club
- WINGS New Zealand
- Youth Advisory Group Whangarei

- 10:45 am Whangarei Youth Choir
- 11:45 am Whangarei Latino

Especially for children:
- Story reading in the grotto under the stairs - sponsored by Storytime
- Face painting
- Wally Bot and Clifford the Dog

- Beagle Radio
- Sausage sizzle by Whangarei Lion
- Our new Mobile Library bus

Enter our competition on the day and be in to win great prizes including movie tickets from Event Cinemas Whangarei.

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