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The Promise of Puanga - A Matariki Show

The Promise of Puanga - A Matariki Show

  The Promise of Puanga show was presented by author Kirsty Wadsworth. She used sand art to illustrate the story at the Awapuni Library during the 2019 July school holiday. "There is a bright new star in the winter sky - Puanga, cousin to the Matariki sisters. Each year, she appears to the people of Aotearoa as a special sign that winter and the Maori new year are coming..."

 
The Promise of Puanga - A Matariki Show

The Promise of Puanga - A Matariki Show

The Promise of Puanga show was presented by author Kirsty Wadsworth. She used sand art to illustrate the story at the Awapuni Library during the 2019 July school holiday. "There is a bright new star in the winter sky - Puanga, cousin to the Matariki sisters. Each year, she appears to the people of Aotearoa as a special sign that winter and the Maori new year are coming..."

 
Awapuni Library Book Club Poem

Awapuni Library Book Club Poem

This delightful poem was written by Tom Robertson after the first ever Awapuni Library Book Club meeting. The Book Club was the brain child of Awapuni Library volunteer Jenni Rockliffe with the first meeting held on the 28th of August 2019. Open to the public the group meet once a month at Awapuni Library to discuss the set themed books they have read.

 
Matariki Celebration at the Awapuni Library 2019

Matariki Celebration at the Awapuni Library 2019

  Matariki Celebration at the Awapuni Library 2019.   Kai, entertainment, activities and fun! This included Arumaki Pasene-Grennell who brought taonga pūoro to share in a hands on session and tamariki from Te Reo Tupua O Awapuni Kohanga Reo presented us with a lovely, special performance!  Kai also included boil up and fry bread! Yum!

 
Matariki Celebration at the Awapuni Library 2019

Matariki Celebration at the Awapuni Library 2019

Matariki Celebration at the Awapuni Library 2019.   Kai, entertainment, activities and fun! This included Arumaki Pasene-Grennell who brought taonga pūoro to share in a hands on session and tamariki from Te Reo Tupua O Awapuni Kohanga Reo who presented us with a lovely, special performance!  Kai also included boil up and fry bread! Yum!