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Youth Week - 8 to 16 May 2021
Nerdy Crafting at Shirley. Zinemaking at Upper Riccarton. Find out about Youth Week activities and how you can be involved.
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Take a look back in time: Through the Shop Window exhibition
Through the Shop Window is an exhibition featuring archaeology and stories of the 1860s shops that stood on the site of Te Pae.
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Matariki: Māori New Year
Stars of the Matariki cluster set on 2 Pipiri / June, & rise 2-5 Takurua / July 2021. Celebrate Matariki with Christchurch City Libraries.
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Open Christchurch - 15 and 16 May 2021
Find out more about this upcoming celebration of Christchurch architecture. It is on Saturday 15 and Sunday 16 May.
Wild Ōtautahi: An exhibition about wildlife in our city
Take a walk on the wild side and discover Gavin Bishop's illustrations of animals living in our city and explore their habitats.
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