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Find out what festivals and lifestyle events are on in Hastings, Napier, Central Hawke's Bay and Wairoa through this link to EventfindaTo find out how to list your event see Eventfinda.

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May 2022

Free
Napier Urban Farmers' Market

Napier Urban Farmers' Market

Walk down Emerson Street and end up in a perfect little market offering a true Hawke's Bay experience. This is where the locals shop. Enjoy freshly roasted coffee, divine treats and all the produce you need to create your own locally sourced meals at home. Enjoy some of the best produce from...

Date: Saturday 28 May to Saturday 30 July
Where:
Clive Square, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Clive Community Market

Clive Community Market

A vibrant collection of local artisans offering you a huge variety of their amazing handcrafted goods. Over 25 stalls with everything from babywear, jewellery, homeware gifts, reusable gift bags, lavender collections and so much more. Out the front will be a local school with food and drink for...

Date: Saturday 28 May to Saturday 17 December
Where:
Clive Community Hall, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
The World Conferences Building Vibrant Communities

The World Conferences Building Vibrant Communities

Purpose of the conferences. The many conferences taking place in almost every corner of Aotearoa New Zealand are part of an unprecedented series of global conferences, exploring the inherent oneness of humanity and the contribution each of us can make for the betterment of the world and for our...

Date: Saturday 28 May to Sunday 29 May
Where:
Te Aranga Marae, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Teen Sub Box - Box 'o' Books

Teen Sub Box - Box 'o' Books

Do you ever stare at the shelves, not sure what you want to read, unable to choose from our many amazing titles? Or maybe you’re like us, too quick to judge a book by its cover? (sshh… we won’t judge you if you don’t judge us!) Or do you just want to step outside your comfort zone,...

Date: Saturday 28 May to Sunday 31 July
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Pride Month at Hastings Libraries of Pride

Pride Month at Hastings Libraries of Pride

Hastings Libraries of Pride present Pride Month 2022. Celebrate love and belonging with us from 20 May – 19 June. We have a variety of activities and events for folx of all ages. Whether you are part of the LGBTQIA+ community or an ally, make this your month to celebrate being yourself and...

Date: Saturday 28 May to Sunday 19 June
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Sourdough Breadmaking Workshop

Sourdough Breadmaking Workshop

In this workshop, you will learn how to create, feed and care for your own everlasting rye sourdough starter, and from this to make fresh sourdough bread. Fresh baked slow-fermented sourdough bread, sourdough buns, focaccia, pizza dough, bagels and crackers, plus Hot Cross fruit buns. Go home...

Date: Saturday 28 May
Where:
Farmhouse Kitchen Cooking School, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Hitler Versus Picasso and the Others

Hitler Versus Picasso and the Others

Documentary directed by Claudio Poli (90 min runtime) After 70 years from the Hitler’s declaration of war to “degenerate” art, an event film that reveals secrets of the Fuhrer treasure. Picasso, Matisse, Renoir and Chagall: paintings hidden, looted and condemned finally come to light...

Date: Saturday 28 May
Where:
MTG Century Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Napier Sunday Market

Napier Sunday Market

Every Sunday, the Napier waterfront comes to life with food trucks, coffee and the best seasonal produce on offer. A personal favourite are the Dreamy Dumplings. Our market is a place where the region's finest growers and artisan producers supply their wares so you can buy direct from the source....

Date: Sunday 29 May to Sunday 26 June
Where:
Ocean Spa, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Hawke's Bay Farmers' Market

Hawke's Bay Farmers' Market

Delight in a shopping event of taste sensations at one of New Zealand’s oldest and largest traditional Farmers’ Markets. The Hawke's Bay Farmers' Market offers a complete shopping experience. Discover the diverse range of locally grown or artisan produced products. There is nothing like...

Date: Sunday 29 May to Sunday 31 July
Where:
Showgrounds Hawke's Bay Tomoana, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Taradale Sunday Market

Taradale Sunday Market

Taradale Sunday Market, your local, weekly, indoor Market. Come and see the amazing range of handmade, quality items available. Try the amazing food from Fork & Noise. Browse at your leisure without worrying about the weather. Stalls may vary from week to week. Please wear a mask. (Any Govt...

Date: Sunday 29 May
Where:
The Mahoe Guide Hall, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Guthrie Smith Arboretum Visit

Guthrie Smith Arboretum Visit

Come and enjoy the Guthrie Smith Arboretum at Tutira which will be open every Sunday from October until the end of May. Look out for the sign at the gate of the Outdoor Education Centre. It is stunning at all times of the year but particularly beautiful in spring and autumn. The arboretum is...

Date: Sunday 29 May
Where:
Guthrie Smith Arboretum & Education Centre, Wairoa, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Paint & Sip (Imaginary Paradise)

Paint & Sip (Imaginary Paradise)

Come along for a fun-filled Sunday afternoon of painting and fun for the Special Winter Offer price of just $37.00. Come alone or with friends, the choice is yours. We will be painting this imaginary paradise beach scene, which is my design. This includes tutoring and all art equipment. No...

Date: Sunday 29 May
Where:
Artcsimpson, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Rhythm and Rhymes

Rhythm and Rhymes

A weekly half-hour programme of songs, rhymes and fingerplays especially for children aged 0-2 years and their parent/caregiver. Building a foundation for literacy starts as soon as a child is born, and every story, song, rhyme or fingerplay strengthens that foundation. Help your child get a...

Date: Tuesday 31 May to Tuesday 6 December
Where:
Havelock North Library, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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After School Art Play Term 2: CANCELLED

After School Art Play Term 2: CANCELLED

In this creative kid’s workshop, students will try their hand at a variety of media including graphite, water-colour, paints, and pastels. This series of lessons will focus on furthering our drawing and colour application skills as students explore their own styles and work towards a small body...

Date: Tuesday 31 May to Tuesday 5 July
Where:
Creative Arts Napier, Community Arts Centre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Paint and Wine Night - Abstract Flowers

Paint and Wine Night - Abstract Flowers

The concept is simple - take a brush in one hand, a drink in the other and let’s paint a masterpiece! Join us for a creative night of drinking and painting in Havelock North! No previous painting experience necessary. Get your creative juices flowing and your brush strokes going! Drinks: No...

Date: Tuesday 31 May
Where:
Giant Brewing Co., Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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June 2022

Free
Teen Sub Box - Box 'o' Books

Teen Sub Box - Box 'o' Books

Do you ever stare at the shelves, not sure what you want to read, unable to choose from our many amazing titles? Or maybe you’re like us, too quick to judge a book by its cover? (sshh… we won’t judge you if you don’t judge us!) Or do you just want to step outside your comfort zone,...

Date: Saturday 28 May to Sunday 31 July
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Pride Month at Hastings Libraries of Pride

Pride Month at Hastings Libraries of Pride

Hastings Libraries of Pride present Pride Month 2022. Celebrate love and belonging with us from 20 May – 19 June. We have a variety of activities and events for folx of all ages. Whether you are part of the LGBTQIA+ community or an ally, make this your month to celebrate being yourself and...

Date: Saturday 28 May to Sunday 19 June
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Glow in the Dark Paint Night - Glow Wave

Glow in the Dark Paint Night - Glow Wave

Ultraviolet lights and neon nights! Prepare to experience Paintvine like you’ve never experienced it before - in the dark! Paintvine After Dark is New Zealand’s first glow in the dark paint party! Grab a drink in one hand, a brush in the other and get your creative juices flowing and your...

Date: Wednesday 1 June
Where:
Level 1 Nightclub, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Young at Heart Book Club

Young at Heart Book Club

Join us for a book chat group especially for older adults. We'll tell each other what we've been reading, what we've enjoyed or what we haven't! Library staff will present some titles new to the library. For more information ask at your library. We may take photographs or...

Date: Thursday 2 June to Thursday 1 December
Where:
Havelock North Library, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
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Pride Books and Movie Night

Pride Books and Movie Night

Come and share the titles you've loved, and hear about the LGBTQIA+ books and movies others have been enjoying. Have a glass of wine, ask for recommendations, and meet others in the local LGBTQIA+ community. Suitable for ages 18+. We may take photographs or video recordings during events and...

Date: Thursday 2 June
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
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F.A.W.C! Taco Nouveau

F.A.W.C! Taco Nouveau

Discover bold flavours and delicious wines at Taco Nouveau where Decibel Wines and Fork & Noise team up for an unforgettable night in Hasting’s East Block. With a focus on fresh white and bold reds, Decibel Wines are created using classic practices and minimal intervention for a finish that...

Date: Friday 3 June to Friday 10 June
Where:
Decibel Wines, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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F.A.W.C! Hygge Hoedown

F.A.W.C! Hygge Hoedown

Kick those winter blues, done your country kit and come along for a whole lot of local country fun. Wear your country best as you sample local artisan beers, the best bluegrass burgers, ribs and fried corn on the cob. Dance up a storm to Hawke’s Bay’s bluegrass specialists "Tucker Lane" as...

Date: Friday 3 June
Where:
Hygge at Clifton Bay, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Wairoa Māori Film Festival Screening Pass 2022

Wairoa Māori Film Festival Screening Pass 2022

Join us for the Wairoa Māori Film Festival 2022. Buy tickets online exclusive pre-sales of Screening Passes available here at Eventfinda. Day Pass and Festival Pass tickets available. Gaiety Programme ($10 tickets) June 3 6 pm Opening Night Celebration ($25) Made in Aotearoa Shorts -...

Date: Friday 3 June to Monday 6 June
Where:
The Gaiety Theatre, Wairoa, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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F.A.W.C! Film Festival:  Sparkling - The story of Champagne

F.A.W.C! Film Festival: Sparkling - The story of Champagne

Cosy up this Winter F.A.W.C! and delight in the F.A.W.C! Film Festival at the MTG Hawke’s Bay. The film is a love letter to the joys and pleasures of champagne. Major champagne houses featured include Pol Roger (Winston Churchill famously drank over 40,000 bottles in his lifetime), Bollinger...

Date: Friday 3 June
Where:
MTG Century Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Verde at Church Road 3 Course Mini-Degustation

Verde at Church Road 3 Course Mini-Degustation

What a way to start off the winter months than by reintroducing our Friday night dinners! Each course includes a Church Road wine match and showcases local, fresh Hawkes Bay produce lovingly crafted by Head Chef Grant McHenry. $125 per person, dinners are every Friday night, bookings essential....

Date: Friday 3 June to Friday 29 July
Where:
Church Road Winery, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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F.A.W.C! Just Desserts

F.A.W.C! Just Desserts

You’ll want to skip dinner before this event as you’ll need every inch of space for this decadent eight-course dessert degustation. Delivered by E.I.T’s Level 5 patisserie students, this menu includes both bread and cheese courses as well as wine matching throughout the night. So, loosen...

Date: Friday 3 June
Where:
Eastern Institute of Technology, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Napier Urban Farmers' Market

Napier Urban Farmers' Market

Walk down Emerson Street and end up in a perfect little market offering a true Hawke's Bay experience. This is where the locals shop. Enjoy freshly roasted coffee, divine treats and all the produce you need to create your own locally sourced meals at home. Enjoy some of the best produce from...

Date: Saturday 28 May to Saturday 30 July
Where:
Clive Square, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Sustainable Fashion Market

Sustainable Fashion Market

My Walk In Wardrobe is Wellington's own sustainable fashion market. Preloved, upcycled, vintage, handmade, locally made... Clothing, shoes, jewellery and accessories for all genders and sizes! My Walk In Wardrobe is for everyone - whether you're a thrifty shopper, trying to be more mindful of...

Date: Saturday 4 June to Saturday 26 November
Where:
Showgrounds Hawke's Bay Tomoana, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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F.A.W.C! Film Festival: Ants on a Shrimp

F.A.W.C! Film Festival: Ants on a Shrimp

Cosy up this Winter F.A.W.C! and delight in the F.A.W.C! Film Festival at the MTG Hawke’s Bay. Ants on a Shrimp is an exploration of creativity and inspiration, and a journey of discovery into the people and places, sights and sounds, tastes and flavours, of one of the world's most amazing...

Date: Saturday 4 June
Where:
MTG Century Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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F.A.W.C! Film Festival: A trip to Spain

F.A.W.C! Film Festival: A trip to Spain

Cosy up this Winter F.A.W.C! and delight in the F.A.W.C! Film Festival at the MTG Hawke’s Bay. Steve Coogan and Rob Brydon reunite to take their wit and appetites on a coast-to-coast road trip through picturesque Spain. After tripping through the UK & Italy, Steve and Rob eat, bicker and do...

Date: Saturday 4 June
Where:
MTG Century Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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F.A.W.C! Film Festival: Pig

F.A.W.C! Film Festival: Pig

Cosy up this Winter F.A.W.C! and delight in the F.A.W.C! Film Festival at the MTG Hawke’s Bay. A former celebrated chef, Rob (Academy Award® winner Nicolas Cage), now lives a quiet life alone in the Oregonian wilderness truffle hunting with his beloved foraging pig. But when his pig is...

Date: Saturday 4 June
Where:
MTG Century Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Napier Sunday Market

Napier Sunday Market

Every Sunday, the Napier waterfront comes to life with food trucks, coffee and the best seasonal produce on offer. A personal favourite are the Dreamy Dumplings. Our market is a place where the region's finest growers and artisan producers supply their wares so you can buy direct from the source....

Date: Sunday 29 May to Sunday 26 June
Where:
Ocean Spa, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Hawke's Bay Farmers' Market

Hawke's Bay Farmers' Market

Delight in a shopping event of taste sensations at one of New Zealand’s oldest and largest traditional Farmers’ Markets. The Hawke's Bay Farmers' Market offers a complete shopping experience. Discover the diverse range of locally grown or artisan produced products. There is nothing like...

Date: Sunday 29 May to Sunday 31 July
Where:
Showgrounds Hawke's Bay Tomoana, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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The Wedding and Event Expo Hawke's Bay

The Wedding and Event Expo Hawke's Bay

Hawke's Bay's premier wedding and event expo is back for 2022! We have every aspect of your big day covered. Talk directly to the suppliers as you plan every detail of your special day. The lunchtime fashion show will inspire you with ideas for your perfect wedding day look - stunning...

Date: Sunday 5 June
Where:
Napier War Memorial Centre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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F.A.W.C! Film Festival: Ottolenghi & the Cakes of Versailles

F.A.W.C! Film Festival: Ottolenghi & the Cakes of Versailles

Cosy up this Winter F.A.W.C! and delight in the F.A.W.C! Film Festival at the MTG Hawke’s Bay. Via London, Versailles, and Instagram, Ottolenghi and the Cakes of Versailles follows famous chef Yotam Ottolenghi on his quest to bring the sumptuous art and decadence of Versailles to life in cake...

Date: Sunday 5 June
Where:
MTG Century Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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F.A.W.C! Workshop: Chick, Chick, Chicken!

F.A.W.C! Workshop: Chick, Chick, Chicken!

Want to reduce your food waste? Join Brothers Ben and George from Bostock Brothers Organic Free Range Chicken as they demonstrate how to debone a chicken and talk through the best techniques to utilise all cuts with different cooking methods. They will be joined by Alexandra Tylee, of Pipi...

Date: Sunday 5 June
Where:
Farmhouse Kitchen Cooking School, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Wairoa WIFT Mana Wahine High Tea Celebration 2022

Wairoa WIFT Mana Wahine High Tea Celebration 2022

Nau Mai! Nau Mai! Haere Mai! Join us at the Wairoa Māori Film Festival high tea celebration, a Mana Wahine event presented in association with Women in Film & Television NZ (WIFT NZ). Taking place at Kahungunu Marae, Nuhaka, surrounded by art curated for the Toi Nuhaka arts event. We're...

Date: Sunday 5 June
Where:
Kahungunu Marae, Wairoa, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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F.A.W.C! Film Festival: Love Sarah

F.A.W.C! Film Festival: Love Sarah

Cosy up this Winter F.A.W.C! and delight in the F.A.W.C! Film Festival at the MTG Hawke’s Bay. Determined to fulfil her late mother's dream of opening a bakery in charming Notting Hill, 19-year-old Clarissa enlists the help of her mother's best friend Isabella and her eccentric estranged...

Date: Sunday 5 June
Where:
MTG Century Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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F.A.W.C! Pitmaster v Pitmaster

F.A.W.C! Pitmaster v Pitmaster

This is one for BBQ lovers. Linden Estate Head Chef Greg Miller teams up with Buffalo Bill Food Truck’s Mike Maloney for a scorching mid-winter BBQ. With support from the Hawke’s Bay BBQ Pitmasters, Greg and Mike will dish up succulent, tender brisket, pork and lamb, all of which has been...

Date: Sunday 5 June
Where:
Valley d'Vine, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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F.A.W.C! Heretaunga Wine Studio Cinema Series

F.A.W.C! Heretaunga Wine Studio Cinema Series

Enjoy a selection of world-class wines from Smith & Sheth’s family of fine wine estates across New Zealand, while immersing yourself in a feel-good, wine-focused film in their intimate studio theatre. Casual Kiwi movie snacks are provided for this relaxed evening of great wine, delicious food,...

Date: Sunday 5 June to Sunday 19 June
Where:
Smith & Sheth, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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F.A.W.C! Fondue Lounge

F.A.W.C! Fondue Lounge

Do you take this bowl of molten cheese to... let me stop you right there... I fondue. Born in Switzerland and popular in colder climates around the world, fondue is the perfect winter warmer. So grab a couple of mates and join the team at The Urban Winery to dip, dunk & dine your Sunday evening...

Date: Sunday 5 June to Sunday 26 June
Where:
The Urban Winery, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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F.A.W.C! Film Festival: Boiling Point

F.A.W.C! Film Festival: Boiling Point

Cosy up this Winter F.A.W.C! and delight in the F.A.W.C! Film Festival at the MTG Hawke’s Bay. On the busiest night of the year at one of the hottest restaurants in London, charismatic and commanding head chef Andy Jones balances along a knife's edge as multiple personal and professional...

Date: Sunday 5 June
Where:
MTG Century Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Tea With Tales

Tea With Tales

Brought to you by Hastings District Libraries and the NZ Blind Foundation, come and listen to short book readings and share what you have been reading while enjoying a cuppa and a biscuit. Tea with Tales meets on the first Monday of each month in the Sir James Wattie Room at the Hastings War...

Date: Monday 6 June to Monday 5 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Rhythm and Rhymes

Rhythm and Rhymes

A weekly half-hour programme of songs, rhymes and fingerplays especially for children aged 0-2 years and their parent/caregiver. Building a foundation for literacy starts as soon as a child is born, and every story, song, rhyme or fingerplay strengthens that foundation. Help your child get a...

Date: Tuesday 31 May to Tuesday 6 December
Where:
Havelock North Library, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Bakers Club

Bakers Club

Join us and share your baking experiences and recipes. We have a theme for each month and view some of the delectable books from the cooking and baking collection. All welcome. Attendees should bring a sample of their baking for all to enjoy. We may take photographs or video recordings...

Date: Tuesday 7 June to Tuesday 6 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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After School Art Play Term 2: CANCELLED

After School Art Play Term 2: CANCELLED

In this creative kid’s workshop, students will try their hand at a variety of media including graphite, water-colour, paints, and pastels. This series of lessons will focus on furthering our drawing and colour application skills as students explore their own styles and work towards a small body...

Date: Tuesday 31 May to Tuesday 5 July
Where:
Creative Arts Napier, Community Arts Centre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Funding Roadshow

Funding Roadshow

National and local community funding organisations have come together to host a Hawke’s Bay Funding Roadshows across the Hawke's Bay. This event is brought to you by Hastings District Council, Napier City Council and the Hawkes Bay Funders Forum The roadshow, which is free to attend, aims...

Date: Wednesday 8 June
Where:
Havelock North Function Centre, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Community Lunch

Community Lunch

Whether you have ever visited All Saints' before or not, you are welcome to join us for one of our fortnightly community lunches. A delicious meal with main and dessert, joined by great company and always a laugh or two, this is a great afternoon out! There is no charge for the lunch, but a...

Date: Wednesday 8 June to Wednesday 14 December
Where:
Taradale Anglican Church, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Pride Craft Buffet

Pride Craft Buffet

Be proud to make your own merch! Materials provided. Polymer clay, pony beads, Hama beads, felt, and all the colours of the rainbow. Contribute to a collaborative artwork, use our ideas, or bring your own. Two dates, same crafts; attend one or both. Registrations are required - register through...

Date: Thursday 9 June
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Paint and Wine Night - Doorway to Athens

Paint and Wine Night - Doorway to Athens

The concept is simple - take a brush in one hand, a drink in the other and let’s paint a masterpiece! Join us for a creative night of drinking and painting in the heart of Napier! No previous painting experience necessary. Get your creative juices flowing and your brush strokes...

Date: Thursday 9 June
Where:
Shed 2 Bar and Restaurant, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Metropolitan Opera: Eurydice

Metropolitan Opera: Eurydice

The ancient Greek myth of Orpheus, who attempts to harness the power of music to rescue his beloved Eurydice from the underworld, has inspired composers since opera’s earliest days. Rising American composer Matthew Aucoin now carries that tradition into the 21st century with a captivating new...

Date: Friday 10 June
Where:
MTG Century Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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F.A.W.C! Ten Years of TOM

F.A.W.C! Ten Years of TOM

Discover 10 vintages of Church Road’s award-winning TOM range. TOM wines are Church Road’s most prestigious wines, created only in exceptional vintages from premium grapes. Chief Winemaker, Chris Scott, has pulled these bottles out of his personal library and alongside Verde at Church...

Date: Friday 10 June
Where:
Church Road Winery, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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F.A.W.C! Pairing and Sharing

F.A.W.C! Pairing and Sharing

Showcasing Cone & Flower's approach of sharing plates, delight in this four-course meal paired with drinks from local producers Zeelandt Brewery, Petane Wines, The National Distillery and Three Wise Birds. Pre-dinner drinks will be served with tapas, before F.A.W.C!ers can devour entrée, main...

Date: Friday 10 June
Where:
Cone & Flower, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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F.A.W.C! Workshop: A Joyful Moroccan Feast

F.A.W.C! Workshop: A Joyful Moroccan Feast

Winters can be freezing in the mountains of Morocco, so delicious fare that warms from the inside out is an absolute must. Discover the joys of Moroccan cuisine with a three-hour, hands-on workshop that uncovers the sweet and spicy, earthy and bright flavours and vast array of spices that this...

Date: Friday 10 June
Where:
Farmhouse Kitchen Cooking School, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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F.A.W.C! Vegetation Degustation

F.A.W.C! Vegetation Degustation

This eight-course plant-based degustation is designed to wow even the most fastidious meat eater. Created and prepared by the staff and students at E.I.T’s School of Hospitality and Tourism, this degustation showcase is a showcase of dishes from the school’s recently developed 25-week...

Date: Friday 10 June
Where:
Eastern Institute of Technology, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Antenatal Class

Antenatal Class

Welcome to our Weekend PLUS Antenatal Course This course is $150 and has 3 sessions: - Saturday 11th June from 10am - 3.00pm - Sunday 12th June from 10am - 3.00pm - Wednesday 15th June from 7.00pm - 8.00pm (INFANT CPR) PLUS loads of handouts and vouchers. PLUS MEMBERSHIP TO PARENTS...

Date: Saturday 11 June to Wednesday 15 June
Where:
Havelock North Family Centre, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Pride Whānau and Chosen Family Picnic

Pride Whānau and Chosen Family Picnic

Bring your whānau or chosen family and a packed lunch, dress up, and come along to our picnic in Civic Square to celebrate Pride month with others. Meet new people and show your support for the Hastings LGBTQIA+ community. There is no need to register, just turn up and picnic away! If the...

Date: Saturday 11 June
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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F.A.W.C! Blanc is the New Noir!

F.A.W.C! Blanc is the New Noir!

Join Te Awanga Estate for a long lunch and a deep dive into the wonderful world of Sauvignon Blanc. Long since moved on from the simple 'cat's pee on a gooseberry bush' pile, Te Awanga Estate is here to convince you that Sauvignon Blanc is cool! Chief winemaker Rod McDonald will pull together a...

Date: Saturday 11 June
Where:
Te Awanga Estate, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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F.A.W.C! We’re going Rogue

F.A.W.C! We’re going Rogue

We're Going Rogue! Come experience the delights of Wellington's famous Rogue Burger and dance the night away to a well-curated line-up of local DJs with the best views in town. Leading Wellington chef Simon Pepping – of Egmont St Eatery, Rogue Burger and The Catering Studio – is bringing his...

Date: Saturday 11 June
Where:
Peak House, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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F.A.W.C! Nightlife

F.A.W.C! Nightlife

Dim the lights and let Giant Brewing’s DJs transport the young at heart on a chronological journey through 50 years of ground-breaking dance music. Good Company Catering is your wingman on this global trip, pairing different dance music genres with dishes from the countries, cities and clubs...

Date: Saturday 11 June
Where:
Giant Brewing Co., Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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F.A.W.C! Shanghai Nights

F.A.W.C! Shanghai Nights

Dimly lit, acceptably rowdy, sticky, sweet, sour and spicy – Mary's turns her corner of Joll Road into a trip down a lantern-lit Shanghai laneway. Enjoy a cheeky cocktail to begin your evening and then relax into the sumptuous set menu that is designed to share. Expect beautifully crafted...

Date: Saturday 11 June
Where:
Mary's Restaurant, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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F.A.W.C! The Pasture and Ocean Co-op

F.A.W.C! The Pasture and Ocean Co-op

Set your sails for a taste of the wilderness as The Pasture and Ocean Co-op reinvents the classic "Surf n Turf". Executive Chef Ricky Littleton has handcrafted five courses to take you on a gastronomic adventure from Land to Sea. Enjoy a "down to earth" or "swimmingly good" cocktail on arrival...

Date: Saturday 11 June
Where:
Mission Estate Winery, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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F.A.W.C! Wallingford Truffles – Paddock to Plate Experience

F.A.W.C! Wallingford Truffles – Paddock to Plate Experience

Road trip to the undulating hills of Wallingford in Central Hawke’s Bay for a truly enchanting escapade. Arrive in the morning, don your wellies and rug up to walk Wallingford, with Kate de Lautour and truffle dog Jim as you hunt for truffles. Dig up this mysterious, luxurious ingredient...

Date: Sunday 12 June
Where:
Wallingford Homestead, Waipukurau, Central Hawke's Bay

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F.A.W.C! Flavours of Manawa

F.A.W.C! Flavours of Manawa

Eat your way through Hawke’s Bay without needing to travel at all thanks to Flavours of the Manawa this Winter F.A.W.C! With ethnically produced food from all corners of Hawke’s Bay, Flavours of the Manawa will deliver a stunning afternoon of delicious fare, fresh produce, local artisanal...

Date: Sunday 12 June
Where:
EastEnd Cafe & Bar, Wairoa, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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F.A.W.C! The Grand Master of CRU

F.A.W.C! The Grand Master of CRU

Join the Master (of Wine) Steve Smith on an exploration of the 2020 release of Smith & Sheth Grand CRU wines. In this rare opportunity, Smith & Sheth dive into their wine library to share past vintages as well as the yet-to-be-released 2020 vintages of these prestigious wines, deserving of...

Date: Sunday 12 June
Where:
Smith & Sheth, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Flaxmere Library Book Chat

Flaxmere Library Book Chat

Flaxmere Library Book Chat is a friendly gathering of book lovers. Come along to talk about the books you've been reading and to see what's new in the library. All welcome. We may take photographs or video recordings during events and programmes which may be used in Council promotional...

Date: Tuesday 14 June to Tuesday 13 December
Where:
Flaxmere Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Paint Your Pet with Paintvine

Paint Your Pet with Paintvine

Introducing our newest event! Paint your Pet, with Paintvine! Paint Your Pet while enjoying a drink with your human pals. Anyone can Paint your Pet, regardless of art experience. There’s no guesswork and no pressure. Paint your dog, cat, bird or anything – we don’t judge! Drinks & Food:...

Date: Tuesday 14 June
Where:
Giant Brewing Co., Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Hastings Library Bookchat

Hastings Library Bookchat

Join us for Book Chat on the third Wednesday of every month. There is no need to read a set book, just come along ready to discuss books you've read and hear what others have been reading. You'll get a preview of some of the latest and/or recommended books from the library staff. We may take...

Date: Wednesday 15 June to Wednesday 21 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Te Mata Showcase Hawke's Bay 2022

Te Mata Showcase Hawke's Bay 2022

Showcase is a celebration of Te Mata Estate’s premium red and white wines. World-renowned Coleraine is joined by a collection of extraordinary cellar-worthy wines across nine varietals, all grown and produced in Hawke’s Bay, New Zealand. This year we honour the release of Vintage 2020 – A...

Date: Wednesday 15 June
Where:
Te Mata Estate Winery, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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F.A.W.C! Workshop: BaoBun-derful

F.A.W.C! Workshop: BaoBun-derful

Join tutor Jie Pang on for a masterclass of China’s Sichuan flavours. Originally from Chengdu China, Jie Pang will teach you how to shape and cook BaoBuns with two fillings, a slow cooked Pork Belly and Deep-fried Bang Bang Chicken. Before demonstrating how to finish with the deep-fried...

Date: Friday 17 June to Sunday 19 June
Where:
Farmhouse Kitchen Cooking School, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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F.A.W.C! An Ode to The Fig

F.A.W.C! An Ode to The Fig

As the cool of winter settles on barren trees and leaves a frost on the ground, there is no better time to hide inside and enjoy an evening of praise for the humble fig. In a true showcase, F.A.W.C!ers will enjoy a 'tasting of figs' culminating in the traditional piping-in of the Figgy Pudding...

Date: Friday 17 June
Where:
The Figgery Cafe & Shop, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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F.A.W.C! Mariscos Feista

F.A.W.C! Mariscos Feista

Warm up this winter with a Mexican seafood fiesta at Shed 2 in Ahuriri. Dream of balmy summer nights as you start with a glass of sangria – or a Corona and lime – and a tapas, before settling in to listen to Latin duo Toucan Do. As Mariscos Feista gets underway, prepare for six glorious...

Date: Friday 17 June
Where:
Shed 2 Bar and Restaurant, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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F.A.W.C! Truffle Heaven

F.A.W.C! Truffle Heaven

Truffles are one of the most luxurious ingredients in the world, and while they can be as rare as hens’ teeth, the hunt is half the fun! Start your day with a sniff and scratch at Sacre Monte Truffles, based right here in Hawke’s Bay. Follow the truffle hunting dog, to forage for your bounty...

Date: Saturday 18 June to Sunday 26 June
Where:
The Manse, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Messy Church

Messy Church

Messy Church is a chance for families, young and old to engage with the message of Jesus in a fun and creative way. With craft, activities, food and music, there are all the components for a great afternoon and all directed at important messages of character, faith and hope. Each Messy Church...

Date: Saturday 18 June to Saturday 19 November
Where:
Taradale Anglican Church, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Put Some Pork on your F.A.W.C!

Put Some Pork on your F.A.W.C!

A celebration of all things pig! Every sticky succulent part of our favourite animal enjoyed over five courses. This fantastic Winter F.A.W.C! event will be a deliciously fun evening. Test your own expectations with a special wine and beer list designed to challenge traditional matching and...

Date: Saturday 18 June
Where:
F.G Smith Eatery, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Put Some Pork on your F.A.W.C!


MTG Movie Club; Yellow is Forbidden

MTG Movie Club; Yellow is Forbidden

MTG Movie Club for June features three fashion-themed movies, starting with Yellow if Forbidden at 1pm. Talented Chinese dressmaker Guo Pei dreams of high fashion, and wants to become part of the exclusive world of haute couture. Not rated. 1 hr 37 mins.

Date: Sunday 19 June
Where:
MTG Century Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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F.A.W.C! Workshop: Platitos - Small Plates, Big Flavour

F.A.W.C! Workshop: Platitos - Small Plates, Big Flavour

In this hands-on culinary event, experience the touch, smell and taste of small specialty South American dishes that well and truly pack a flavourful punch. This is a Latin-inspired luncheon that will leave you wanting more. Not only will you get to enjoy five tasty dishes, but F.A.W.C!ers will...

Date: Sunday 19 June
Where:
Punanga Lodge, Waipukurau, Central Hawke's Bay

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F.A.W.C! Workshop: How to Prune a Fig Tree

F.A.W.C! Workshop: How to Prune a Fig Tree

A hands-on practical demonstration of how to prune your fig tree. Learn how to 'look' at your tree, the three key aspects of pruning figs, practice pruning and take away fig sticks to strike your own fig tree if you wish. F.A.W.C!ers will get a practical demonstration of fig tree pruning...

Date: Sunday 19 June
Where:
The Figgery Cafe & Shop, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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MTG Movie Club; Dries

MTG Movie Club; Dries

MTG Movie Club for June features three fashion-themed movies, starting with Yellow if Forbidden at 1pm, followed by Dries at 3pm, an intimate portrait of the fashion designer Dries Van Noten. . This film offers an insight into the life, mind and creative heart of a Master Fashion Designer who,...

Date: Sunday 19 June
Where:
MTG Century Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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MTG Movie Club; Westwood: Punk, Icon, Activist

MTG Movie Club; Westwood: Punk, Icon, Activist

MTG Movie Club for June features three fashion-themed movies, starting with Yellow if Forbidden at 1pm, followed by Dries at 3pm, and finishing with Westwood at 6pm. Since igniting the punk movement with ex-partner and Sex Pistols' manager Malcolm McLaren, Dame Vivienne Westwood has been...

Date: Sunday 19 June
Where:
MTG Century Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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F.A.W.C! A Hawke’s Bay Winter

F.A.W.C! A Hawke’s Bay Winter

Craggy Range and Black Barn Restaurants join forces for one night only to celebrate Hawke’s Bay’s incredible culinary landscape and the talented producers, growers, and farmers responsible for it. Join two of the region’s most renowned chefs, Casey McDonald and Regnar Christensen, along...

Date: Sunday 19 June
Where:
Craggy Range, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - F.A.W.C! A Hawke’s Bay Winter


Free
Go with Tourism Expo

Go with Tourism Expo

New Zealand’s only dedicated career expo for Tourism & Hospitality is back again in 2022! Delivered in partnership with New Zealand Careers Expo, this event is not to be missed if you’re in need of work or study inspiration. - MEET Tourism & Hospitality employers, professionals and...

Date: Tuesday 21 June
Where:
Pettigrew Green Arena, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
NZ Careers Expo Hawkes Bay

NZ Careers Expo Hawkes Bay

New Zealand Careers Expo Every year our Expos prove to be engaging, informative, and interactive events for thousands of visitors seeking to explore their study and employment options. Talk face to face with the widest range of employers, industry, government departments, and training...

Date: Tuesday 21 June
Where:
Pettigrew Green Arena, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - NZ Careers Expo Hawkes Bay


Free
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Wine Books and More

Wine Books and More

Join us at Hastings War Memorial Library for Wine, Books and More on the third Tuesday of every month. This is a book club with a difference: no need to read a set book, just come along ready to discuss books we've read and liked, or otherwise! Drinks and snacks are provided. This is a book...

Date: Tuesday 21 June to Tuesday 20 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Watercolour and Wine Night - Northern Lights

Watercolour and Wine Night - Northern Lights

Turn wine into watercolour! Take a brush in one hand, a drink in the other, and let’s paint a watercolour masterpiece! Join us for a beginner's watercolour painting event full of fluid colour mixing and delicate brushwork, where you’ll craft your own bespoke watercolour artwork. One of our...

Date: Tuesday 21 June
Where:
Giant Brewing Co., Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Glow in the Dark Paint Night - The Rolling Stones

Glow in the Dark Paint Night - The Rolling Stones

Ultraviolet lights and neon nights! Prepare to experience Paintvine like you’ve never experienced it before - in the dark! Paintvine After Dark is New Zealand’s first glow in the dark paint party! Grab a drink in one hand, a brush in the other and get your creative juices flowing and your...

Date: Wednesday 22 June
Where:
Level 1 Nightclub, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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French Film Festival: Murder Party

French Film Festival: Murder Party

Comedy, Mystery | Rating TBC | 103 minutes French with English subtitles. Sink your teeth into this juicy murder comedy! Was it Colonel Mustard in the kitchen with the candlestick? Or was it Mrs Peacock in the conservatory with the lead pipe? Murder Party follows Jeanne (Alice Pol), a...

Date: Thursday 23 June
Where:
MTG Century Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Paint and Wine Night - Picasso Kiss

Paint and Wine Night - Picasso Kiss

The concept is simple - take a brush in one hand, a drink in the other and let’s paint a masterpiece! Join us for a creative night of drinking and painting in the heart of Napier! No previous painting experience necessary. Get your creative juices flowing and your brush strokes...

Date: Thursday 23 June
Where:
Shed 2 Bar and Restaurant, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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French Film Festival: The Kitchen Brigade

French Film Festival: The Kitchen Brigade

Comedy | Rating TBC | 97 minutes French with English subtitles Cathy is a stubborn 40-year-old sous chef. This year, she is finally about to fulfil her lifelong dream: opening her own gastronomic restaurant. But nothing goes as planned. Facing serious financial difficulties, she reluctantly...

Date: Thursday 23 June
Where:
MTG Century Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Napier MATARIKI Wellbeing & Vegan Market 2022

Napier MATARIKI Wellbeing & Vegan Market 2022

The biggest free mind-body-spirit weekend in Hawkes Bay is celebrating with our FIRST mid-year wellbeing event on the first Matariki holiday celebrations! FRIDAY & SATURDAY only (Friday 24th June is a public holiday for Matariki). - Great quality stalls - Vegan goodies, mindful marketplace,...

Date: Friday 24 June to Saturday 25 June
Where:
Taradale Town Hall, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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F.A.W.C! Workshop: Let’s Play Chicken!

F.A.W.C! Workshop: Let’s Play Chicken!

Join Francky Godinho of St George's Restaurant for a two-hour workshop on all things Bostock Brothers Organic Free-Range Chicken. Learn how to debone a chicken, make stock from scratch, and use every part of the chicken to create a soul-warming cassoulet. The team from Bostock Brothers will...

Date: Friday 24 June
Where:
Farmhouse Kitchen Cooking School, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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French Film Festival: The Villa

French Film Festival: The Villa

Comedy | M | 97 minutes French with English subtitles With an all-star ensemble cast led by Gérard Depardieu, The Villa joins the ranks of The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel, Calendar Girls and The Intouchables, with its touching and oft-hilarious depiction of friendships formed against all...

Date: Friday 24 June
Where:
MTG Century Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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F.A.W.C! Soufra - A Middle Eastern Feast

F.A.W.C! Soufra - A Middle Eastern Feast

Meaning 'long table filled with many good things to eat', Soufra at Cone & Flower is all about sharing plates bursting with taste and wonderful aromas. Inspired by the vibrant mix of flavour and spices used in Middle Eastern cuisine and the Mediterranean, this is a menu that is best shared with...

Date: Friday 24 June
Where:
Cone & Flower, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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French Film Festival: La Traviata, My Brothers and I

French Film Festival: La Traviata, My Brothers and I

DRAMA / FRANCE / 2022 / 108 MIN / M French with English subtitles In his feature debut, French filmmaker Yohan Manca breaks down the barriers and preconceptions surrounding art and culture with a touching story of hope, chance and overcoming adversity. La Traviata, My Brothers and I, tells...

Date: Friday 24 June
Where:
MTG Century Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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F.A.W.C! Mangapapa’s Mystical Matariki Star

F.A.W.C! Mangapapa’s Mystical Matariki Star

As Matariki is welcomed to the New Zealand skies, the heritage estate Mangapapa Hotel will team up with Askerne Winery to create a winter gathering that celebrates well-being, reflection and hope for the new year. This five-course dining experience will draw dining inspiration from the stars of...

Date: Friday 24 June
Where:
Mangapapa Hotel, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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French Film Festival: Kompromat

French Film Festival: Kompromat

THRILLER / FRANCE / 2022 / 127 MIN / M French with English subtitles Based on incredible true events, Jérôme Salle’s (The Odyssey, AF FFF19) gripping new spy thriller depicts the remarkable story of a French public servant who unwittingly found himself in conflict with one of the modern...

Date: Friday 24 June
Where:
MTG Century Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - French Film Festival: Kompromat


Free
Clive Community Market

Clive Community Market

A vibrant collection of local artisans offering you a huge variety of their amazing handcrafted goods. Over 25 stalls with everything from babywear, jewellery, homeware gifts, reusable gift bags, lavender collections and so much more. Out the front will be a local school with food and drink for...

Date: Saturday 28 May to Saturday 17 December
Where:
Clive Community Hall, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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F.A.W.C! A Quiet Kitchen with Nici Wickes

F.A.W.C! A Quiet Kitchen with Nici Wickes

Over a relaxed morning tea Nici will be in conversation with Fiona Fraser (writer and formerly editor of NZ Woman's Weekly) about the emotional journey she took in writing A Quiet Kitchen, how creating recipes is her super power, how she solves the “what shall I have for dinner tonight” dilemma...

Date: Saturday 25 June
Where:
The River Room, Black Barn, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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French Film Festival: Little Nicholas’ Treasure

French Film Festival: Little Nicholas’ Treasure

FAMILY, KIDS COMEDY, COMEDY / FRANCE / 2021 / 103 MIN / PG French with English subtitles From writer/director Julien Rappeneau (Rosalie Blum, Of Love & Lies), this charming and hilarious comedy is a lavish big-screen adventure featuring author René Goscinny (Asterix) and illustrator...

Date: Saturday 25 June
Where:
MTG Century Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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French Film Festival; A Mermaid in Paris

French Film Festival; A Mermaid in Paris

Comedy, Fantasy, Romance | M | 103 minutes | French with English subtitles. A crooner with a broken heart, Gaspard had sworn never to fall in love again. As for Lula, a pretty mermaid, she has only her singing to defend herself from men, making their hearts race until they explode.

Date: Saturday 25 June
Where:
MTG Century Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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French Film Festival: Farewell, Mr Haffmann

French Film Festival: Farewell, Mr Haffmann

DRAMA / FRANCE / 2022 / 116 MIN / M The legendary Daniel Auteuil gives one of his most superlative screen performances in the gripping new film from writer/director Fred Cavayé, based on the celebrated, multi–Molière Award-winning play. Occupied Paris, 1941: Jews are instructed to...

Date: Saturday 25 June
Where:
MTG Century Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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F.A.W.C! A Taste of the Wild Side

F.A.W.C! A Taste of the Wild Side

Indulge in a five-course degustation of wild and sustainable cuisine featuring seafood, rabbit and venison. Enjoy a welcome drink on arrival before diving into the main event, which will be matched with Linden Estate Syrah for the ultimate winter feast. Keep an eye out for a hidden gem from...

Date: Saturday 25 June
Where:
Valley d'Vine, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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French Film Festival: Employee of the Month

French Film Festival: Employee of the Month

A hilarious comedy à la française! From South America to Sweden, Employee of the Month will make you cry with laughter and take the audience on an overdue journey around the world. Jérôme Commandeur (Asterix: The Secret of the Magic Potion, AF FFF19) produces a satire full of twists and...

Date: Saturday 25 June
Where:
MTG Century Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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French Film Festival: La Traviata, My Brothers and I

French Film Festival: La Traviata, My Brothers and I

DRAMA / FRANCE / 2022 / 108 MIN / M French with English subtitles In his feature debut, French filmmaker Yohan Manca breaks down the barriers and preconceptions surrounding art and culture with a touching story of hope, chance and overcoming adversity. La Traviata, My Brothers and I, tells...

Date: Sunday 26 June
Where:
MTG Century Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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French Film Festival: Madeleine Collins

French Film Festival: Madeleine Collins

In this psychological thriller in the Hitchcockian tradition, Virginie Efira (Bye Bye Morons, AF FFF21) deftly embodies the troubled personality of Madeleine Collins, a woman living a double life, whose identity cracks under the weight of her own lies. The film tells the parallel stories of a...

Date: Sunday 26 June
Where:
MTG Century Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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French Film Festival: Everything Went Fine

French Film Festival: Everything Went Fine

Adapted from Emmanuèle Bernheim’s memoir, Everything Went Well, Director François Ozon (Summer of 85, AF FFF21) delivers a powerful drama which tackles the sensitive and complex issue of the right to die with dignity. When André (André Dussolier, Of Love and Lies, AF FFF20), 85, has a...

Date: Sunday 26 June
Where:
MTG Century Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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French Film Festival: Maigret

French Film Festival: Maigret

The legendary Gérard Depardieu brings to remarkable life one of the most beloved characters from 20th-century crime fiction in Maigret, the masterfully directed and hugely entertaining new film from multi-award-winning writer/director Patrice Leconte (Monsieur Hire, Ridicule, The Girl on The...

Date: Sunday 26 June
Where:
MTG Century Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Turn Up the Heat Adults' Reading Challenge

Turn Up the Heat Adults' Reading Challenge

Turn up the heat by taking part in Hastings District Libraries adults’ winter reading challenge! Complete one or more of the 12 challenges we have lined up for you and be in to win! Pick up a challenge card from any of our District Libraries, or download one off the website. Every time you...

Date: Monday 27 June to Sunday 14 August
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Walt Quizney

Walt Quizney

Hakuna Matata, it means no worries for the rest of your days. And we've got Wednesday 29th June all figured out for you! Join us at 6:30pm for a Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious evening of Quizney themed trivia at Shed 2 on the Quay in Napier! Sport your best costume, brush up on your movie...

Date: Wednesday 29 June
Where:
Shed 2 On the Quay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Quiz Night

Quiz Night

Hawke's Bay's 91.9 The Sound is proud to present a monthly Quiz night at The Taradale Club! We'd love for you to join! Once a month at The Taradale Club, with a wide range of topics, there will be something to make you look clever! Register your team of up to six players, entry is a gold...

Date: Wednesday 29 June to Wednesday 30 November
Where:
Taradale Club, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Quiz Night


French Film Festival: The Villa

French Film Festival: The Villa

Comedy | M | 97 minutes French with English subtitles With an all-star ensemble cast led by Gérard Depardieu, The Villa joins the ranks of The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel, Calendar Girls and The Intouchables, with its touching and oft-hilarious depiction of friendships formed against all...

Date: Thursday 30 June
Where:
MTG Century Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - French Film Festival: The Villa


French Film Festival: Kompromat

French Film Festival: Kompromat

THRILLER / FRANCE / 2022 / 127 MIN / M French with English subtitles Based on incredible true events, Jérôme Salle’s (The Odyssey, AF FFF19) gripping new spy thriller depicts the remarkable story of a French public servant who unwittingly found himself in conflict with one of the modern...

Date: Thursday 30 June
Where:
MTG Century Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - French Film Festival: Kompromat


July 2022

Turn Up the Heat Adults' Reading Challenge

Turn Up the Heat Adults' Reading Challenge

Turn up the heat by taking part in Hastings District Libraries adults’ winter reading challenge! Complete one or more of the 12 challenges we have lined up for you and be in to win! Pick up a challenge card from any of our District Libraries, or download one off the website. Every time you...

Date: Monday 27 June to Sunday 14 August
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Turn Up the Heat Adults' Reading Challenge


Free
Teen Sub Box - Box 'o' Books

Teen Sub Box - Box 'o' Books

Do you ever stare at the shelves, not sure what you want to read, unable to choose from our many amazing titles? Or maybe you’re like us, too quick to judge a book by its cover? (sshh… we won’t judge you if you don’t judge us!) Or do you just want to step outside your comfort zone,...

Date: Saturday 28 May to Sunday 31 July
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Teen Sub Box - Box 'o' Books


French Film Festival: The Kitchen Brigade

French Film Festival: The Kitchen Brigade

Comedy | Rating M | 97 minutes French with English subtitles Cathy is a stubborn 40-year-old sous chef. This year, she is finally about to fulfil her lifelong dream: opening her own gastronomic restaurant. But nothing goes as planned. Facing serious financial difficulties, she reluctantly...

Date: Friday 1 July
Where:
MTG Century Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - French Film Festival: The Kitchen Brigade


French Film Festival: Maigret

French Film Festival: Maigret

The legendary Gérard Depardieu brings to remarkable life one of the most beloved characters from 20th-century crime fiction in Maigret, the masterfully directed and hugely entertaining new film from multi-award-winning writer/director Patrice Leconte (Monsieur Hire, Ridicule, The Girl on The...

Date: Friday 1 July
Where:
MTG Century Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - French Film Festival: Maigret


Verde at Church Road 3 Course Mini-Degustation

Verde at Church Road 3 Course Mini-Degustation

What a way to start off the winter months than by reintroducing our Friday night dinners! Each course includes a Church Road wine match and showcases local, fresh Hawkes Bay produce lovingly crafted by Head Chef Grant McHenry. $125 per person, dinners are every Friday night, bookings essential....

Date: Friday 3 June to Friday 29 July
Where:
Church Road Winery, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Verde at Church Road 3 Course Mini-Degustation


Hygge's Wine Match Dinner with Black Barn Vineyards

Hygge's Wine Match Dinner with Black Barn Vineyards

Take time out and move on from Covid. Get together and celebrate Great Food and Great Wine. Be mesmerized by the story of Black Barn by Head Wine Maker Dave McKee and what goes into making each wine they produce soo special. Warm yourself by the fires and listen to the crashing waves as the...

Date: Friday 1 July
Where:
Hygge at Clifton Bay, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Hygge's Wine Match Dinner with Black Barn Vineyards


French Film Festival: Between Two Worlds

French Film Festival: Between Two Worlds

Juliette Binoche (How to Be a Good Wife, AF FFF20) stars in this immersive drama based on French journalist Florence Aubenas’ bestselling non-fiction book, Le Quai de Ouistreham (The Night Cleaner). Marianne (Binoche), a writer posing as a cash-strapped divorcée who needs work, is hired as a...

Date: Friday 1 July
Where:
MTG Century Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - French Film Festival: Between Two Worlds


Free
Napier Urban Farmers' Market

Napier Urban Farmers' Market

Walk down Emerson Street and end up in a perfect little market offering a true Hawke's Bay experience. This is where the locals shop. Enjoy freshly roasted coffee, divine treats and all the produce you need to create your own locally sourced meals at home. Enjoy some of the best produce from...

Date: Saturday 28 May to Saturday 30 July
Where:
Clive Square, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Napier Urban Farmers' Market


Mozzarella, Feta and Haloumi Cheese Making Workshop

Mozzarella, Feta and Haloumi Cheese Making Workshop

In this three-hour long workshop, you will learn how to make Haloumi, Mozzarella and Feta. You will be taught by Pauline Korevaar of Farmhouse Kitchen. All equipment and ingredients to make cheese are provided. Just bring yourself, no prior experience is required. Light refreshments...

Date: Saturday 2 July
Where:
Farmhouse Kitchen Cooking School, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Mozzarella, Feta and Haloumi Cheese Making Workshop


French Film Festival; Employee of the Month

French Film Festival; Employee of the Month

A hilarious comedy à la française! From South America to Sweden, Employee of the Month will make you cry with laughter and take the audience on an overdue journey around the world. Jérôme Commandeur (Asterix: The Secret of the Magic Potion, AF FFF19) produces a satire full of twists and...

Date: Saturday 2 July
Where:
MTG Century Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - French Film Festival; Employee of the Month


French Film Festival: Farewell, Mr Haffmann

French Film Festival: Farewell, Mr Haffmann

DRAMA / FRANCE / 2022 / 116 MIN / M The legendary Daniel Auteuil gives one of his most superlative screen performances in the gripping new film from writer/director Fred Cavayé, based on the celebrated, multi–Molière Award-winning play. Occupied Paris, 1941: Jews are instructed to...

Date: Saturday 2 July
Where:
MTG Century Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - French Film Festival: Farewell, Mr Haffmann


French Film Festival; A Mermaid in Paris

French Film Festival; A Mermaid in Paris

Comedy, Fantasy, Romance | M | 103 minutes | French with English subtitles. A crooner with a broken heart, Gaspard had sworn never to fall in love again. As for Lula, a pretty mermaid, she has only her singing to defend herself from men, making their hearts race until they explode.

Date: Saturday 2 July
Where:
MTG Century Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - French Film Festival; A Mermaid in Paris


French Film Festival: The Kitchen Brigade

French Film Festival: The Kitchen Brigade

Comedy | Rating M | 97 minutes French with English subtitles Cathy is a stubborn 40-year-old sous chef. This year, she is finally about to fulfil her lifelong dream: opening her own gastronomic restaurant. But nothing goes as planned. Facing serious financial difficulties, she reluctantly...

Date: Saturday 2 July
Where:
MTG Century Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - French Film Festival: The Kitchen Brigade


Free
Hawke's Bay Farmers' Market

Hawke's Bay Farmers' Market

Delight in a shopping event of taste sensations at one of New Zealand’s oldest and largest traditional Farmers’ Markets. The Hawke's Bay Farmers' Market offers a complete shopping experience. Discover the diverse range of locally grown or artisan produced products. There is nothing like...

Date: Sunday 29 May to Sunday 31 July
Where:
Showgrounds Hawke's Bay Tomoana, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Hawke's Bay Farmers' Market


French Film Festival: Little Nicholas’ Treasure

French Film Festival: Little Nicholas’ Treasure

FAMILY, KIDS COMEDY, COMEDY / FRANCE / 2021 / 103 MIN / PG French with English subtitles From writer/director Julien Rappeneau (Rosalie Blum, Of Love & Lies), this charming and hilarious comedy is a lavish big-screen adventure featuring author René Goscinny (Asterix) and illustrator...

Date: Sunday 3 July
Where:
MTG Century Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - French Film Festival: Little Nicholas’ Treasure


French Film Festival: Everything Went Fine

French Film Festival: Everything Went Fine

Adapted from Emmanuèle Bernheim’s memoir, Everything Went Well, Director François Ozon (Summer of 85, AF FFF21) delivers a powerful drama which tackles the sensitive and complex issue of the right to die with dignity. When André (André Dussolier, Of Love and Lies, AF FFF20), 85, has a...

Date: Sunday 3 July
Where:
MTG Century Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - French Film Festival: Everything Went Fine


French Film Festival; Employee of the Month

French Film Festival; Employee of the Month

A hilarious comedy à la française! From South America to Sweden, Employee of the Month will make you cry with laughter and take the audience on an overdue journey around the world. Jérôme Commandeur (Asterix: The Secret of the Magic Potion, AF FFF19) produces a satire full of twists and...

Date: Sunday 3 July
Where:
MTG Century Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - French Film Festival; Employee of the Month


French Film Festival: Happy 50

French Film Festival: Happy 50

In this irreverent and feel-good comedy, a group of long-time friends get together for a hilarious and eventful vacation, in which nothing will go as planned and their friendship will be put to the test. To celebrate Yves’ 50th birthday, his friends plan to take him to the sunny paradise of...

Date: Sunday 3 July
Where:
MTG Century Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - French Film Festival: Happy 50


Free
Tea With Tales

Tea With Tales

Brought to you by Hastings District Libraries and the NZ Blind Foundation, come and listen to short book readings and share what you have been reading while enjoying a cuppa and a biscuit. Tea with Tales meets on the first Monday of each month in the Sir James Wattie Room at the Hastings War...

Date: Monday 6 June to Monday 5 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Tea With Tales


Art for Tots

Art for Tots

A fun art experience for under-fives, consisting of playful art conversations or whimsical storytelling and hands-on art-making. Art for Tots runs on the first Monday of each month from 10.30-11.30am. The theme of each session is inspired by our regularly changing exhibition programme, so there...

Date: Monday 4 July to Monday 5 December
Where:
Hastings City Art Gallery, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Art for Tots


Free
Rhythm and Rhymes

Rhythm and Rhymes

A weekly half-hour programme of songs, rhymes and fingerplays especially for children aged 0-2 years and their parent/caregiver. Building a foundation for literacy starts as soon as a child is born, and every story, song, rhyme or fingerplay strengthens that foundation. Help your child get a...

Date: Tuesday 31 May to Tuesday 6 December
Where:
Havelock North Library, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Rhythm and Rhymes


Free
Bakers Club

Bakers Club

Join us and share your baking experiences and recipes. We have a theme for each month and view some of the delectable books from the cooking and baking collection. All welcome. Attendees should bring a sample of their baking for all to enjoy. We may take photographs or video recordings...

Date: Tuesday 7 June to Tuesday 6 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Bakers Club


After School Art Play Term 2: CANCELLED

After School Art Play Term 2: CANCELLED

In this creative kid’s workshop, students will try their hand at a variety of media including graphite, water-colour, paints, and pastels. This series of lessons will focus on furthering our drawing and colour application skills as students explore their own styles and work towards a small body...

Date: Tuesday 31 May to Tuesday 5 July
Where:
Creative Arts Napier, Community Arts Centre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - After School Art Play Term 2: CANCELLED


Free
Friends of Hastings District Libraries Book Sale

Friends of Hastings District Libraries Book Sale

This is a Friends of Hastings District Libraries fundraising event. Come along and bag a bargain! Or 12... Big books, small books -take your pick, but don't forget to pay, lol. Books 50cents and Magazines 10cents unless marked otherwise. Cash sales only and please bring a bag. Masks are...

Date: Thursday 7 July to Saturday 9 July
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Friends of Hastings District Libraries Book Sale


Free
Young at Heart Book Club

Young at Heart Book Club

Join us for a book chat group especially for older adults. We'll tell each other what we've been reading, what we've enjoyed or what we haven't! Library staff will present some titles new to the library. For more information ask at your library. We may take photographs or...

Date: Thursday 2 June to Thursday 1 December
Where:
Havelock North Library, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Young at Heart Book Club


French Film Festival: OOS 17: From Africa with Love

French Film Festival: OOS 17: From Africa with Love

The third entry in secret agent OSS 117's parodic spy adventures. The clueless, arrogant, hilarious and staunchly patriotic French secret agent, as silly as his retrograde attitudes — Hubert Bonisseur de la Bath, aka agent OSS 117 — is back in OSS 117: From Africa With Love. It’s 1981,...

Date: Thursday 7 July
Where:
MTG Century Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - French Film Festival: OOS 17: From Africa with Love


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Paint and Wine Night - Rose Bouquet

Paint and Wine Night - Rose Bouquet

The concept is simple - take a brush in one hand, a drink in the other and let’s paint a masterpiece! Join us for a creative night of drinking and painting in the heart of Napier! No previous painting experience necessary. Get your creative juices flowing and your brush strokes...

Date: Thursday 7 July
Where:
Shed 2 Bar and Restaurant, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Paint and Wine Night - Rose Bouquet


French Film Festival: The Young Lovers

French Film Festival: The Young Lovers

The fabulous Fanny Ardant, Melvil Poupaud and Cécile de France beguile in The Young Lovers, Carine Tardieu’s eagerly anticipated follow up to Just to Be Sure (AF FFF17), a modern and emotionally-nuanced romantic dramedy of a woman who embarks on a relationship with a much younger man, and the...

Date: Thursday 7 July
Where:
MTG Century Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - French Film Festival: The Young Lovers


French Film Festival: Everything Went Fine

French Film Festival: Everything Went Fine

Adapted from Emmanuèle Bernheim’s memoir, Everything Went Well, Director François Ozon (Summer of 85, AF FFF21) delivers a powerful drama which tackles the sensitive and complex issue of the right to die with dignity. When André (André Dussolier, Of Love and Lies, AF FFF20), 85, has a...

Date: Friday 8 July
Where:
MTG Century Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - French Film Festival: Everything Went Fine


French Film Festival: Happy 50

French Film Festival: Happy 50

In this irreverent and feel-good comedy, a group of long-time friends get together for a hilarious and eventful vacation, in which nothing will go as planned and their friendship will be put to the test. To celebrate Yves’ 50th birthday, his friends plan to take him to the sunny paradise of...

Date: Friday 8 July
Where:
MTG Century Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - French Film Festival: Happy 50


French Film Festival: Farewell, Mr Haffmann

French Film Festival: Farewell, Mr Haffmann

DRAMA / FRANCE / 2022 / 116 MIN / M The legendary Daniel Auteuil gives one of his most superlative screen performances in the gripping new film from writer/director Fred Cavayé, based on the celebrated, multi–Molière Award-winning play. Occupied Paris, 1941: Jews are instructed to...

Date: Friday 8 July
Where:
MTG Century Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - French Film Festival: Farewell, Mr Haffmann


French Film Festival: Madeleine Collins

French Film Festival: Madeleine Collins

In this psychological thriller in the Hitchcockian tradition, Virginie Efira (Bye Bye Morons, AF FFF21) deftly embodies the troubled personality of Madeleine Collins, a woman living a double life, whose identity cracks under the weight of her own lies. The film tells the parallel stories of a...

Date: Saturday 9 July
Where:
MTG Century Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - French Film Festival: Madeleine Collins


French Film Festival: Another World

French Film Festival: Another World

The remarkable Vincent Lindon (At War, AF FFF19; Rodin, AF FFF18), reunites with acclaimed writer/director Stéphane Brizé (At War, AF FFF19) for the stunning Another World, delivering a powerhouse turn as a driven white-collar manager torn between duty to his job, his family and his...

Date: Saturday 9 July
Where:
MTG Century Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - French Film Festival: Another World


French Film Festival: La Traviata, My Brothers and I

French Film Festival: La Traviata, My Brothers and I

DRAMA / FRANCE / 2022 / 108 MIN / M French with English subtitles In his feature debut, French filmmaker Yohan Manca breaks down the barriers and preconceptions surrounding art and culture with a touching story of hope, chance and overcoming adversity. La Traviata, My Brothers and I, tells...

Date: Saturday 9 July
Where:
MTG Century Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - French Film Festival: La Traviata, My Brothers and I


French Film Festival: Hear Me Out

French Film Festival: Hear Me Out

This romantic comedy is centered around Antoine (Pascal Elbé, Knock, AF FFF18) a history professor in his early 50s, who discovers he is losing his hearing. Unable to own up to his disability and his attempts to disguise it only resulting in those around him finding his behaviour increasingly odd,...

Date: Saturday 9 July
Where:
MTG Century Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - French Film Festival: Hear Me Out


French Film Festival: The Young Lovers

French Film Festival: The Young Lovers

The fabulous Fanny Ardant, Melvil Poupaud and Cécile de France beguile in The Young Lovers, Carine Tardieu’s eagerly anticipated follow up to Just to Be Sure (AF FFF17), a modern and emotionally-nuanced romantic dramedy of a woman who embarks on a relationship with a much younger man, and the...

Date: Sunday 10 July
Where:
MTG Century Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - French Film Festival: The Young Lovers


French Film Festival: Farewell, Mr Haffmann

French Film Festival: Farewell, Mr Haffmann

DRAMA / FRANCE / 2022 / 116 MIN / M The legendary Daniel Auteuil gives one of his most superlative screen performances in the gripping new film from writer/director Fred Cavayé, based on the celebrated, multi–Molière Award-winning play. Occupied Paris, 1941: Jews are instructed to...

Date: Sunday 10 July
Where:
MTG Century Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - French Film Festival: Farewell, Mr Haffmann


French Film Festival: Maigret

French Film Festival: Maigret

The legendary Gérard Depardieu brings to remarkable life one of the most beloved characters from 20th-century crime fiction in Maigret, the masterfully directed and hugely entertaining new film from multi-award-winning writer/director Patrice Leconte (Monsieur Hire, Ridicule, The Girl on The...

Date: Sunday 10 July
Where:
MTG Century Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - French Film Festival: Maigret


French Film Fest: Men on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown

French Film Fest: Men on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown

From an early age, men are conditioned to believe that expressing their feelings is incompatible with male identity. Get ready to explore the whole range of emotions through a masculine lens in this feel-good comedy. Seven men, aged from 17 to 70 years old, all city-dwellers, meet up at a remote...

Date: Sunday 10 July
Where:
MTG Century Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - French Film Fest: Men on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown


Free
Flaxmere Library Book Chat

Flaxmere Library Book Chat

Flaxmere Library Book Chat is a friendly gathering of book lovers. Come along to talk about the books you've been reading and to see what's new in the library. All welcome. We may take photographs or video recordings during events and programmes which may be used in Council promotional...

Date: Tuesday 14 June to Tuesday 13 December
Where:
Flaxmere Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Flaxmere Library Book Chat


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Paint and Wine Night - A Starry Night

Paint and Wine Night - A Starry Night

The concept is simple - take a brush in one hand, a drink in the other and let’s paint a masterpiece! Join us for a creative night of drinking and painting in Havelock North! No previous painting experience necessary. Get your creative juices flowing and your brush strokes going! Drinks: No...

Date: Tuesday 12 July
Where:
Giant Brewing Co., Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Paint and Wine Night - A Starry Night


Free
Community Lunch

Community Lunch

Whether you have ever visited All Saints' before or not, you are welcome to join us for one of our fortnightly community lunches. A delicious meal with main and dessert, joined by great company and always a laugh or two, this is a great afternoon out! There is no charge for the lunch, but a...

Date: Wednesday 8 June to Wednesday 14 December
Where:
Taradale Anglican Church, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Community Lunch


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Glow in the Dark Paint Night - Birds of Paradise

Glow in the Dark Paint Night - Birds of Paradise

Ultraviolet lights and neon nights! Prepare to experience Paintvine like you’ve never experienced it before - in the dark! Paintvine After Dark is New Zealand’s first glow in the dark paint party! Grab a drink in one hand, a brush in the other and get your creative juices flowing and your...

Date: Wednesday 13 July
Where:
Level 1 Nightclub, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Glow in the Dark Paint Night - Birds of Paradise


Winter Warmer Vintage Market Napier

Winter Warmer Vintage Market Napier

Need something to look forward to this winter? The Winter Warmer Vintage market is back! Saturday 16th July at Tamatea High School, 61 Freyberg Avenue, Tamatea, Napier. Gold coin entry. Yes it is indoors, in the gym. 9am - 3pm. Enjoy the best of the 20s - 70s: vintage hair and makeovers and...

Date: Saturday 16 July
Where:
Tamatea High School, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Winter Warmer Vintage Market Napier


Free
Messy Church

Messy Church

Messy Church is a chance for families, young and old to engage with the message of Jesus in a fun and creative way. With craft, activities, food and music, there are all the components for a great afternoon and all directed at important messages of character, faith and hope. Each Messy Church...

Date: Saturday 18 June to Saturday 19 November
Where:
Taradale Anglican Church, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Messy Church


Free
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Wine Books and More

Wine Books and More

Join us at Hastings War Memorial Library for Wine, Books and More on the third Tuesday of every month. This is a book club with a difference: no need to read a set book, just come along ready to discuss books we've read and liked, or otherwise! Drinks and snacks are provided. This is a book...

Date: Tuesday 21 June to Tuesday 20 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Wine Books and More


Free
Hastings Library Bookchat

Hastings Library Bookchat

Join us for Book Chat on the third Wednesday of every month. There is no need to read a set book, just come along ready to discuss books you've read and hear what others have been reading. You'll get a preview of some of the latest and/or recommended books from the library staff. We may take...

Date: Wednesday 15 June to Wednesday 21 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Hastings Library Bookchat


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Quiz Night

Quiz Night

Hawke's Bay's 91.9 The Sound is proud to present a monthly Quiz night at The Taradale Club! We'd love for you to join! Once a month at The Taradale Club, with a wide range of topics, there will be something to make you look clever! Register your team of up to six players, entry is a gold...

Date: Wednesday 29 June to Wednesday 30 November
Where:
Taradale Club, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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The Cocktail Party 2022

The Cocktail Party 2022

This year is our 30th birthday!! and what better way to celebrate than to bring on a new Charity. Funds from this year’s Cocktail Party will go towards a new home for Cranford Hospice. Cranford Hospice has embarked on a $15million project to build a new, fit-for-purpose, home for Cranford at...

Date: Friday 29 July
Where:
Bostock Winery, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - The Cocktail Party 2022


Free
Clive Community Market

Clive Community Market

A vibrant collection of local artisans offering you a huge variety of their amazing handcrafted goods. Over 25 stalls with everything from babywear, jewellery, homeware gifts, reusable gift bags, lavender collections and so much more. Out the front will be a local school with food and drink for...

Date: Saturday 28 May to Saturday 17 December
Where:
Clive Community Hall, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Clive Community Market


August 2022

Turn Up the Heat Adults' Reading Challenge

Turn Up the Heat Adults' Reading Challenge

Turn up the heat by taking part in Hastings District Libraries adults’ winter reading challenge! Complete one or more of the 12 challenges we have lined up for you and be in to win! Pick up a challenge card from any of our District Libraries, or download one off the website. Every time you...

Date: Monday 27 June to Sunday 14 August
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Turn Up the Heat Adults' Reading Challenge


Free
Tea With Tales

Tea With Tales

Brought to you by Hastings District Libraries and the NZ Blind Foundation, come and listen to short book readings and share what you have been reading while enjoying a cuppa and a biscuit. Tea with Tales meets on the first Monday of each month in the Sir James Wattie Room at the Hastings War...

Date: Monday 6 June to Monday 5 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Tea With Tales


Art for Tots

Art for Tots

A fun art experience for under-fives, consisting of playful art conversations or whimsical storytelling and hands-on art-making. Art for Tots runs on the first Monday of each month from 10.30-11.30am. The theme of each session is inspired by our regularly changing exhibition programme, so there...

Date: Monday 4 July to Monday 5 December
Where:
Hastings City Art Gallery, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Art for Tots


Sensational 60's

Sensational 60's

Introducing Concerts of Note... Concerts of Note is our new boutique concert series! These are still daytime concerts but will be performed with limited audience capacity. Our Concerts of Note series will be held in iconic venues giving you a special bespoke feel: Sensational 60s in wedding...

Date: Tuesday 2 August
Where:
Mission Estate Winery, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Sensational 60's


Free
Rhythm and Rhymes

Rhythm and Rhymes

A weekly half-hour programme of songs, rhymes and fingerplays especially for children aged 0-2 years and their parent/caregiver. Building a foundation for literacy starts as soon as a child is born, and every story, song, rhyme or fingerplay strengthens that foundation. Help your child get a...

Date: Tuesday 31 May to Tuesday 6 December
Where:
Havelock North Library, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Rhythm and Rhymes


Free
Bakers Club

Bakers Club

Join us and share your baking experiences and recipes. We have a theme for each month and view some of the delectable books from the cooking and baking collection. All welcome. Attendees should bring a sample of their baking for all to enjoy. We may take photographs or video recordings...

Date: Tuesday 7 June to Tuesday 6 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Bakers Club


Free
Young at Heart Book Club

Young at Heart Book Club

Join us for a book chat group especially for older adults. We'll tell each other what we've been reading, what we've enjoyed or what we haven't! Library staff will present some titles new to the library. For more information ask at your library. We may take photographs or...

Date: Thursday 2 June to Thursday 1 December
Where:
Havelock North Library, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Young at Heart Book Club


Hawkes Bay Yoga Festival

Hawkes Bay Yoga Festival

Find a new flow, embrace wellness and spiritual awakening at the second annual Hawkes Bay Yoga Festival in Napier this August. Connect in a friendly community atmosphere with supportive yoga instructors, mindfulness, sound healings and workshops. All in the gorgeous waterfront Napier Conference &...

Date: Saturday 6 August to Sunday 7 August
Where:
Napier War Memorial Centre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Hawkes Bay Yoga Festival


Free
Flaxmere Library Book Chat

Flaxmere Library Book Chat

Flaxmere Library Book Chat is a friendly gathering of book lovers. Come along to talk about the books you've been reading and to see what's new in the library. All welcome. We may take photographs or video recordings during events and programmes which may be used in Council promotional...

Date: Tuesday 14 June to Tuesday 13 December
Where:
Flaxmere Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Flaxmere Library Book Chat


Free
Community Lunch

Community Lunch

Whether you have ever visited All Saints' before or not, you are welcome to join us for one of our fortnightly community lunches. A delicious meal with main and dessert, joined by great company and always a laugh or two, this is a great afternoon out! There is no charge for the lunch, but a...

Date: Wednesday 8 June to Wednesday 14 December
Where:
Taradale Anglican Church, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Community Lunch


Free
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Wine Books and More

Wine Books and More

Join us at Hastings War Memorial Library for Wine, Books and More on the third Tuesday of every month. This is a book club with a difference: no need to read a set book, just come along ready to discuss books we've read and liked, or otherwise! Drinks and snacks are provided. This is a book...

Date: Tuesday 21 June to Tuesday 20 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Wine Books and More


Free
Hastings Library Bookchat

Hastings Library Bookchat

Join us for Book Chat on the third Wednesday of every month. There is no need to read a set book, just come along ready to discuss books you've read and hear what others have been reading. You'll get a preview of some of the latest and/or recommended books from the library staff. We may take...

Date: Wednesday 15 June to Wednesday 21 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Hastings Library Bookchat


Hawke's Bay Go Green Expo 2022

Hawke's Bay Go Green Expo 2022

FREE Adult Tickets available now! Ticketing Tiers as follows: FREE Tickets Online until 14th August Followed by: ~ $4 Adult Tickets online ~ $5 Adult Door Sales ~ Kids U16 don’t need a ticket Free parking available at the...

Date: Saturday 20 August to Sunday 21 August
Where:
Pettigrew Green Arena, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Hawke's Bay Go Green Expo 2022


Free
Messy Church

Messy Church

Messy Church is a chance for families, young and old to engage with the message of Jesus in a fun and creative way. With craft, activities, food and music, there are all the components for a great afternoon and all directed at important messages of character, faith and hope. Each Messy Church...

Date: Saturday 18 June to Saturday 19 November
Where:
Taradale Anglican Church, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Messy Church


Free
Clive Community Market

Clive Community Market

A vibrant collection of local artisans offering you a huge variety of their amazing handcrafted goods. Over 25 stalls with everything from babywear, jewellery, homeware gifts, reusable gift bags, lavender collections and so much more. Out the front will be a local school with food and drink for...

Date: Saturday 28 May to Saturday 17 December
Where:
Clive Community Hall, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Clive Community Market


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Quiz Night

Quiz Night

Hawke's Bay's 91.9 The Sound is proud to present a monthly Quiz night at The Taradale Club! We'd love for you to join! Once a month at The Taradale Club, with a wide range of topics, there will be something to make you look clever! Register your team of up to six players, entry is a gold...

Date: Wednesday 29 June to Wednesday 30 November
Where:
Taradale Club, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Quiz Night


September 2022

Free
Young at Heart Book Club

Young at Heart Book Club

Join us for a book chat group especially for older adults. We'll tell each other what we've been reading, what we've enjoyed or what we haven't! Library staff will present some titles new to the library. For more information ask at your library. We may take photographs or...

Date: Thursday 2 June to Thursday 1 December
Where:
Havelock North Library, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Young at Heart Book Club


Free
Tea With Tales

Tea With Tales

Brought to you by Hastings District Libraries and the NZ Blind Foundation, come and listen to short book readings and share what you have been reading while enjoying a cuppa and a biscuit. Tea with Tales meets on the first Monday of each month in the Sir James Wattie Room at the Hastings War...

Date: Monday 6 June to Monday 5 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Tea With Tales


Art for Tots

Art for Tots

A fun art experience for under-fives, consisting of playful art conversations or whimsical storytelling and hands-on art-making. Art for Tots runs on the first Monday of each month from 10.30-11.30am. The theme of each session is inspired by our regularly changing exhibition programme, so there...

Date: Monday 4 July to Monday 5 December
Where:
Hastings City Art Gallery, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Art for Tots


Free
Rhythm and Rhymes

Rhythm and Rhymes

A weekly half-hour programme of songs, rhymes and fingerplays especially for children aged 0-2 years and their parent/caregiver. Building a foundation for literacy starts as soon as a child is born, and every story, song, rhyme or fingerplay strengthens that foundation. Help your child get a...

Date: Tuesday 31 May to Tuesday 6 December
Where:
Havelock North Library, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Rhythm and Rhymes


Free
Bakers Club

Bakers Club

Join us and share your baking experiences and recipes. We have a theme for each month and view some of the delectable books from the cooking and baking collection. All welcome. Attendees should bring a sample of their baking for all to enjoy. We may take photographs or video recordings...

Date: Tuesday 7 June to Tuesday 6 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Bakers Club


Free
Flaxmere Library Book Chat

Flaxmere Library Book Chat

Flaxmere Library Book Chat is a friendly gathering of book lovers. Come along to talk about the books you've been reading and to see what's new in the library. All welcome. We may take photographs or video recordings during events and programmes which may be used in Council promotional...

Date: Tuesday 14 June to Tuesday 13 December
Where:
Flaxmere Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Flaxmere Library Book Chat


Free
Sustainable Fashion Market

Sustainable Fashion Market

My Walk In Wardrobe is Wellington's own sustainable fashion market. Preloved, upcycled, vintage, handmade, locally made... Clothing, shoes, jewellery and accessories for all genders and sizes! My Walk In Wardrobe is for everyone - whether you're a thrifty shopper, trying to be more mindful of...

Date: Saturday 4 June to Saturday 26 November
Where:
Showgrounds Hawke's Bay Tomoana, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Sustainable Fashion Market


Free
Community Lunch

Community Lunch

Whether you have ever visited All Saints' before or not, you are welcome to join us for one of our fortnightly community lunches. A delicious meal with main and dessert, joined by great company and always a laugh or two, this is a great afternoon out! There is no charge for the lunch, but a...

Date: Wednesday 8 June to Wednesday 14 December
Where:
Taradale Anglican Church, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Community Lunch


Free
Hastings Blossom Festival 2022

Hastings Blossom Festival 2022

Hastings Blossom Parade... we're Back! Our theme for 2022 is... 'Transport to Delight'! It is our privilege to have the opportunity to bring the community together to celebrate the arrival of Spring and renew a sense of pride in our region. We feel that this is really important for everyone, as...

Date: Saturday 17 September
Where:
Hastings Clock Tower, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Hastings Blossom Festival 2022


Free
Messy Church

Messy Church

Messy Church is a chance for families, young and old to engage with the message of Jesus in a fun and creative way. With craft, activities, food and music, there are all the components for a great afternoon and all directed at important messages of character, faith and hope. Each Messy Church...

Date: Saturday 18 June to Saturday 19 November
Where:
Taradale Anglican Church, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Messy Church


Free
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Wine Books and More

Wine Books and More

Join us at Hastings War Memorial Library for Wine, Books and More on the third Tuesday of every month. This is a book club with a difference: no need to read a set book, just come along ready to discuss books we've read and liked, or otherwise! Drinks and snacks are provided. This is a book...

Date: Tuesday 21 June to Tuesday 20 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Wine Books and More


Free
Hastings Library Bookchat

Hastings Library Bookchat

Join us for Book Chat on the third Wednesday of every month. There is no need to read a set book, just come along ready to discuss books you've read and hear what others have been reading. You'll get a preview of some of the latest and/or recommended books from the library staff. We may take...

Date: Wednesday 15 June to Wednesday 21 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Hastings Library Bookchat


Free
Clive Community Market

Clive Community Market

A vibrant collection of local artisans offering you a huge variety of their amazing handcrafted goods. Over 25 stalls with everything from babywear, jewellery, homeware gifts, reusable gift bags, lavender collections and so much more. Out the front will be a local school with food and drink for...

Date: Saturday 28 May to Saturday 17 December
Where:
Clive Community Hall, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Clive Community Market


R18
Quiz Night

Quiz Night

Hawke's Bay's 91.9 The Sound is proud to present a monthly Quiz night at The Taradale Club! We'd love for you to join! Once a month at The Taradale Club, with a wide range of topics, there will be something to make you look clever! Register your team of up to six players, entry is a gold...

Date: Wednesday 29 June to Wednesday 30 November
Where:
Taradale Club, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Quiz Night


October 2022

Free
Tea With Tales

Tea With Tales

Brought to you by Hastings District Libraries and the NZ Blind Foundation, come and listen to short book readings and share what you have been reading while enjoying a cuppa and a biscuit. Tea with Tales meets on the first Monday of each month in the Sir James Wattie Room at the Hastings War...

Date: Monday 6 June to Monday 5 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Tea With Tales


Art for Tots

Art for Tots

A fun art experience for under-fives, consisting of playful art conversations or whimsical storytelling and hands-on art-making. Art for Tots runs on the first Monday of each month from 10.30-11.30am. The theme of each session is inspired by our regularly changing exhibition programme, so there...

Date: Monday 4 July to Monday 5 December
Where:
Hastings City Art Gallery, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Art for Tots


Music for Inspiration

Music for Inspiration

Introducing Concerts of Note... Concerts of Note is our new boutique concert series! These are still daytime concerts but will be performed with limited audience capacity. Our Concerts of Note series will be held in iconic venues giving you a special bespoke feel: Sensational 60s in wedding...

Date: Tuesday 4 October
Where:
St Luke's Anglican Church, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Music for Inspiration


Free
Rhythm and Rhymes

Rhythm and Rhymes

A weekly half-hour programme of songs, rhymes and fingerplays especially for children aged 0-2 years and their parent/caregiver. Building a foundation for literacy starts as soon as a child is born, and every story, song, rhyme or fingerplay strengthens that foundation. Help your child get a...

Date: Tuesday 31 May to Tuesday 6 December
Where:
Havelock North Library, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Rhythm and Rhymes


Free
Bakers Club

Bakers Club

Join us and share your baking experiences and recipes. We have a theme for each month and view some of the delectable books from the cooking and baking collection. All welcome. Attendees should bring a sample of their baking for all to enjoy. We may take photographs or video recordings...

Date: Tuesday 7 June to Tuesday 6 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Bakers Club


Free
Flaxmere Library Book Chat

Flaxmere Library Book Chat

Flaxmere Library Book Chat is a friendly gathering of book lovers. Come along to talk about the books you've been reading and to see what's new in the library. All welcome. We may take photographs or video recordings during events and programmes which may be used in Council promotional...

Date: Tuesday 14 June to Tuesday 13 December
Where:
Flaxmere Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Flaxmere Library Book Chat


Free
Young at Heart Book Club

Young at Heart Book Club

Join us for a book chat group especially for older adults. We'll tell each other what we've been reading, what we've enjoyed or what we haven't! Library staff will present some titles new to the library. For more information ask at your library. We may take photographs or...

Date: Thursday 2 June to Thursday 1 December
Where:
Havelock North Library, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Young at Heart Book Club


Free
Waipawa Spring Festival AKA Duck Day 2022

Waipawa Spring Festival AKA Duck Day 2022

After a covid cancellation last year we are back. Mark the date. This long-standing event on the Central Hawke's Bay calendar is a must-do. Stalls, food, games and much more followed by the annual duck race. More details to follow. Stalls are just $25 for a 3x3 with all stall fees going to...

Date: Saturday 8 October
Where:
Nelly Jull Park, Waipawa, Central Hawke's Bay

Read more » - Waipawa Spring Festival AKA Duck Day 2022


Free
Community Lunch

Community Lunch

Whether you have ever visited All Saints' before or not, you are welcome to join us for one of our fortnightly community lunches. A delicious meal with main and dessert, joined by great company and always a laugh or two, this is a great afternoon out! There is no charge for the lunch, but a...

Date: Wednesday 8 June to Wednesday 14 December
Where:
Taradale Anglican Church, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Community Lunch


Free
Messy Church

Messy Church

Messy Church is a chance for families, young and old to engage with the message of Jesus in a fun and creative way. With craft, activities, food and music, there are all the components for a great afternoon and all directed at important messages of character, faith and hope. Each Messy Church...

Date: Saturday 18 June to Saturday 19 November
Where:
Taradale Anglican Church, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Messy Church


Free
R18
Wine Books and More

Wine Books and More

Join us at Hastings War Memorial Library for Wine, Books and More on the third Tuesday of every month. This is a book club with a difference: no need to read a set book, just come along ready to discuss books we've read and liked, or otherwise! Drinks and snacks are provided. This is a book...

Date: Tuesday 21 June to Tuesday 20 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Wine Books and More


Free
Hastings Library Bookchat

Hastings Library Bookchat

Join us for Book Chat on the third Wednesday of every month. There is no need to read a set book, just come along ready to discuss books you've read and hear what others have been reading. You'll get a preview of some of the latest and/or recommended books from the library staff. We may take...

Date: Wednesday 15 June to Wednesday 21 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Hastings Library Bookchat


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Quiz Night

Quiz Night

Hawke's Bay's 91.9 The Sound is proud to present a monthly Quiz night at The Taradale Club! We'd love for you to join! Once a month at The Taradale Club, with a wide range of topics, there will be something to make you look clever! Register your team of up to six players, entry is a gold...

Date: Wednesday 29 June to Wednesday 30 November
Where:
Taradale Club, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Quiz Night


Free
Clive Community Market

Clive Community Market

A vibrant collection of local artisans offering you a huge variety of their amazing handcrafted goods. Over 25 stalls with everything from babywear, jewellery, homeware gifts, reusable gift bags, lavender collections and so much more. Out the front will be a local school with food and drink for...

Date: Saturday 28 May to Saturday 17 December
Where:
Clive Community Hall, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Clive Community Market


November 2022

Free
Rhythm and Rhymes

Rhythm and Rhymes

A weekly half-hour programme of songs, rhymes and fingerplays especially for children aged 0-2 years and their parent/caregiver. Building a foundation for literacy starts as soon as a child is born, and every story, song, rhyme or fingerplay strengthens that foundation. Help your child get a...

Date: Tuesday 31 May to Tuesday 6 December
Where:
Havelock North Library, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Rhythm and Rhymes


Free
Bakers Club

Bakers Club

Join us and share your baking experiences and recipes. We have a theme for each month and view some of the delectable books from the cooking and baking collection. All welcome. Attendees should bring a sample of their baking for all to enjoy. We may take photographs or video recordings...

Date: Tuesday 7 June to Tuesday 6 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Bakers Club


Free
Flaxmere Library Book Chat

Flaxmere Library Book Chat

Flaxmere Library Book Chat is a friendly gathering of book lovers. Come along to talk about the books you've been reading and to see what's new in the library. All welcome. We may take photographs or video recordings during events and programmes which may be used in Council promotional...

Date: Tuesday 14 June to Tuesday 13 December
Where:
Flaxmere Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Flaxmere Library Book Chat


Free
Young at Heart Book Club

Young at Heart Book Club

Join us for a book chat group especially for older adults. We'll tell each other what we've been reading, what we've enjoyed or what we haven't! Library staff will present some titles new to the library. For more information ask at your library. We may take photographs or...

Date: Thursday 2 June to Thursday 1 December
Where:
Havelock North Library, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Young at Heart Book Club


Free
Tea With Tales

Tea With Tales

Brought to you by Hastings District Libraries and the NZ Blind Foundation, come and listen to short book readings and share what you have been reading while enjoying a cuppa and a biscuit. Tea with Tales meets on the first Monday of each month in the Sir James Wattie Room at the Hastings War...

Date: Monday 6 June to Monday 5 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Tea With Tales


Art for Tots

Art for Tots

A fun art experience for under-fives, consisting of playful art conversations or whimsical storytelling and hands-on art-making. Art for Tots runs on the first Monday of each month from 10.30-11.30am. The theme of each session is inspired by our regularly changing exhibition programme, so there...

Date: Monday 4 July to Monday 5 December
Where:
Hastings City Art Gallery, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Art for Tots


Free
Community Lunch

Community Lunch

Whether you have ever visited All Saints' before or not, you are welcome to join us for one of our fortnightly community lunches. A delicious meal with main and dessert, joined by great company and always a laugh or two, this is a great afternoon out! There is no charge for the lunch, but a...

Date: Wednesday 8 June to Wednesday 14 December
Where:
Taradale Anglican Church, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Community Lunch


Free
Napier Wellbeing & Vegan Market 2022

Napier Wellbeing & Vegan Market 2022

Our popular and famous Hawke's Bay Napier Wellbeing and Vegan Market 2022! Everyone welcome and invited. - Lots of amazing stalls to explore! - Mind Body Spirit Marketplace. Free Health Checks and Advice. Free Treatments and Samples - Healers' Zone: Massage, Reiki, Reflexology, Chair massage,...

Date: Saturday 12 November to Sunday 13 November
Where:
Taradale Town Hall, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Napier Wellbeing & Vegan Market 2022


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The Enchanted Ball Supporting Te Mata Park

The Enchanted Ball Supporting Te Mata Park

NEW DATE - 12 November 2022 The Enchanted Ball supporting Te Mata Park. Presented by Etiquette & The Flagship Events Company. The Enchanted Ball Supporting Te Mata Park sold out in 2019, 2020 & 2021. Set in an idyllic secret location with the stunning surrounds of the Hawke’s Bay...

Date: Saturday 12 November
Where:
Havelock North i-SITE, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - The Enchanted Ball Supporting Te Mata Park


Free
R18
Wine Books and More

Wine Books and More

Join us at Hastings War Memorial Library for Wine, Books and More on the third Tuesday of every month. This is a book club with a difference: no need to read a set book, just come along ready to discuss books we've read and liked, or otherwise! Drinks and snacks are provided. This is a book...

Date: Tuesday 21 June to Tuesday 20 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Wine Books and More


Free
Hastings Library Bookchat

Hastings Library Bookchat

Join us for Book Chat on the third Wednesday of every month. There is no need to read a set book, just come along ready to discuss books you've read and hear what others have been reading. You'll get a preview of some of the latest and/or recommended books from the library staff. We may take...

Date: Wednesday 15 June to Wednesday 21 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Hastings Library Bookchat


Top Team Hawke's Bay

Top Team Hawke's Bay

Are you Hawke’s Bays Top Team? The iconic 80’s travelling game show saw teams representing New Zealand towns pitted against each other, in a series of colourful challenges. Top Town was light-hearted entertainment gold — but the battle for civic bragging rights was serious stuff. We are...

Date: Saturday 19 November
Where:
Mitre 10 Park, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Top Team Hawke's Bay


Free
Messy Church

Messy Church

Messy Church is a chance for families, young and old to engage with the message of Jesus in a fun and creative way. With craft, activities, food and music, there are all the components for a great afternoon and all directed at important messages of character, faith and hope. Each Messy Church...

Date: Saturday 18 June to Saturday 19 November
Where:
Taradale Anglican Church, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Messy Church


Free
Clive Community Market

Clive Community Market

A vibrant collection of local artisans offering you a huge variety of their amazing handcrafted goods. Over 25 stalls with everything from babywear, jewellery, homeware gifts, reusable gift bags, lavender collections and so much more. Out the front will be a local school with food and drink for...

Date: Saturday 28 May to Saturday 17 December
Where:
Clive Community Hall, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Clive Community Market


Free
Sustainable Fashion Market

Sustainable Fashion Market

My Walk In Wardrobe is Wellington's own sustainable fashion market. Preloved, upcycled, vintage, handmade, locally made... Clothing, shoes, jewellery and accessories for all genders and sizes! My Walk In Wardrobe is for everyone - whether you're a thrifty shopper, trying to be more mindful of...

Date: Saturday 4 June to Saturday 26 November
Where:
Showgrounds Hawke's Bay Tomoana, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Sustainable Fashion Market


Christmas Garden Gala

Christmas Garden Gala

Introducing Concerts of Note... Concerts of Note is our new boutique concert series! These are still daytime concerts but will be performed with limited audience capacity. Our Concerts of Note series will be held in iconic venues giving you a special bespoke feel: Sensational 60s in wedding...

Date: Tuesday 29 November
Where:
Duart House, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Christmas Garden Gala


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Quiz Night

Quiz Night

Hawke's Bay's 91.9 The Sound is proud to present a monthly Quiz night at The Taradale Club! We'd love for you to join! Once a month at The Taradale Club, with a wide range of topics, there will be something to make you look clever! Register your team of up to six players, entry is a gold...

Date: Wednesday 29 June to Wednesday 30 November
Where:
Taradale Club, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Quiz Night


December 2022

Free
Young at Heart Book Club

Young at Heart Book Club

Join us for a book chat group especially for older adults. We'll tell each other what we've been reading, what we've enjoyed or what we haven't! Library staff will present some titles new to the library. For more information ask at your library. We may take photographs or...

Date: Thursday 2 June to Thursday 1 December
Where:
Havelock North Library, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Young at Heart Book Club


Free
Tea With Tales

Tea With Tales

Brought to you by Hastings District Libraries and the NZ Blind Foundation, come and listen to short book readings and share what you have been reading while enjoying a cuppa and a biscuit. Tea with Tales meets on the first Monday of each month in the Sir James Wattie Room at the Hastings War...

Date: Monday 6 June to Monday 5 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Tea With Tales


Art for Tots

Art for Tots

A fun art experience for under-fives, consisting of playful art conversations or whimsical storytelling and hands-on art-making. Art for Tots runs on the first Monday of each month from 10.30-11.30am. The theme of each session is inspired by our regularly changing exhibition programme, so there...

Date: Monday 4 July to Monday 5 December
Where:
Hastings City Art Gallery, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Art for Tots


Free
Rhythm and Rhymes

Rhythm and Rhymes

A weekly half-hour programme of songs, rhymes and fingerplays especially for children aged 0-2 years and their parent/caregiver. Building a foundation for literacy starts as soon as a child is born, and every story, song, rhyme or fingerplay strengthens that foundation. Help your child get a...

Date: Tuesday 31 May to Tuesday 6 December
Where:
Havelock North Library, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Rhythm and Rhymes


Free
Bakers Club

Bakers Club

Join us and share your baking experiences and recipes. We have a theme for each month and view some of the delectable books from the cooking and baking collection. All welcome. Attendees should bring a sample of their baking for all to enjoy. We may take photographs or video recordings...

Date: Tuesday 7 June to Tuesday 6 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Bakers Club


Free
Flaxmere Library Book Chat

Flaxmere Library Book Chat

Flaxmere Library Book Chat is a friendly gathering of book lovers. Come along to talk about the books you've been reading and to see what's new in the library. All welcome. We may take photographs or video recordings during events and programmes which may be used in Council promotional...

Date: Tuesday 14 June to Tuesday 13 December
Where:
Flaxmere Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Flaxmere Library Book Chat


Free
Community Lunch

Community Lunch

Whether you have ever visited All Saints' before or not, you are welcome to join us for one of our fortnightly community lunches. A delicious meal with main and dessert, joined by great company and always a laugh or two, this is a great afternoon out! There is no charge for the lunch, but a...

Date: Wednesday 8 June to Wednesday 14 December
Where:
Taradale Anglican Church, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Community Lunch


Free
Clive Community Market

Clive Community Market

A vibrant collection of local artisans offering you a huge variety of their amazing handcrafted goods. Over 25 stalls with everything from babywear, jewellery, homeware gifts, reusable gift bags, lavender collections and so much more. Out the front will be a local school with food and drink for...

Date: Saturday 28 May to Saturday 17 December
Where:
Clive Community Hall, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Clive Community Market


Free
R18
Wine Books and More

Wine Books and More

Join us at Hastings War Memorial Library for Wine, Books and More on the third Tuesday of every month. This is a book club with a difference: no need to read a set book, just come along ready to discuss books we've read and liked, or otherwise! Drinks and snacks are provided. This is a book...

Date: Tuesday 21 June to Tuesday 20 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Wine Books and More


Free
Hastings Library Bookchat

Hastings Library Bookchat

Join us for Book Chat on the third Wednesday of every month. There is no need to read a set book, just come along ready to discuss books you've read and hear what others have been reading. You'll get a preview of some of the latest and/or recommended books from the library staff. We may take...

Date: Wednesday 15 June to Wednesday 21 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Hastings Library Bookchat


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