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Puke Ariki Talks - Climatology talk with Professors Tim Naish and James Renwick

Wed 23 May 2018, 5.30pm
Puke Ariki Museum Foyer
How do we know that our climate can change? What is anthropogenic global warming and can we prevent the climate from changing too much? Tim and James will explore the what, why, and how of climate change – from the distant past to the present and to what the future holds. We will cover how the Antarctic has responded to climate change through the ice age cycles and distant past warmer worlds,... Read More

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Bugs! Our Backyard Heroes

Date: Sat 12 Nov 2016 - Sun 14 May 2017
Time: See our Opening Hours
Venue: Temporary Exhibition Gallery, Puke Ariki Museum
Event Type: Exhibitions
Town: New Plymouth

Bugs are amazing!You might think of them as small, scaly and scary - but they have incredible talents.This exhibition will take you on a journey to meet some living creepy crawlies, explore our native bugs and discover bugs with superpowers from...  Read More


School Holiday Programme - Storytime At The Zoo!

Date: Thu 20 Apr 2017
Time: 2pm - 3pm
Venue: Brooklands Zoo
Event Type: Families/Kids
Town: New Plymouth

The otters at Brooklands Zoo, Jala and Jemima, are both celebrating their birthday and they want you to join the fun! Hear all about them from one of the zoo keepers and then it’s story time with a Discover it! librarian. Suitable for ages 5...  Read More


Crackerjacks @Bell Block

Date: Thu 20 Apr 2017
Time: 10am
Venue: Bell Block Library
Event Type: Families/Kids
Town: Bell Block

Join Bell Block Library for a fun storytime session to help your pre-schooler get hooked on books! Crackerjacks@Bell Block takes place every Thursday at 10am.  Read More


Crackerjacks @ Ōākura

Date: Thu 20 Apr 2017
Time: 10am - 10.30am
Venue: Ōākura Library
Event Type: Families/Kids
Town: Oakura

Get the kids hooked on books! Come along and enjoy a crafty and creative story time for children at Ōākura Community Library. Crackerjacks@Ōākura takes place on the third Thursday of every month.  Read More


School Holiday Programme - Buzzy Bees

Date: Thu 20 Apr 2017
Time: 10.30am-11.30am
Venue: Inglewood Library
Event Type: Families/Kids
Town: Inglewood

Feel the buzz and bee inspired in this craft activity inspired by the BUGS! Our Backyard Heroes exhibition.Bookings are essential for all school holiday programmes as places are limited to 25 tamariki – call (06) 7596060 or book at Inglewood...  Read More


EBooks For Everyone

Date: Thu 20 Apr 2017
Time: 9.30am - 10.30am
Venue: Level 1, Puke Ariki Library
Event Type: Workshops, Talks, Conferences
Town: New Plymouth

We have recently added 6000+ eBook titles and 100+ eAudio book titles to our Borrow Box collection! There has never been a better time to come and learn how to download free books from our virtual library. We’ll do our best to solve...  Read More