Events

Looking for family events or classes for your little one to attend?

Our Events page is full of things to do! Find out about the latest parent and child expos, kids markets, coffee groups, children's entertainment, santa parades and more!

Take a look at our Other Activties page for ideas too or email us about your own events and we’ll add the details to this page free of charge! 
 

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Kids Music in the Park
12 noon - 4pm Saturday 20 January 2018 Coyle Park, Point Chevalier Road, Point Chevalier, Auckland

 
Pack up the family and head out for a fun-filled day at Kids Music in the Park, proudly supported by More FM. Featuring beloved children’s entertainers’ Suzy Cato, Jay Laga'aia, Chris Lam Sam, Mr Roberelli, Petite Music Box, Rainbow Rosalind and Judi Cranston – KindyRock, you’re in for a whole heap of fun!
 
Check out more information at Kids Music in the Park.

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The Obliteration Room
Runs until Mon 2 Apr 2018 Auckland Art Gallery, Cnr Kitchener & Wellesley Streets


The Obliteration Room is a family-friendly and participatory installation by one of the world’s most popular, well-loved artists, Yayoi Kusama. It encourages visitors, especially children, to experience and engage with the artwork with little or no prompting.

Beginning as a stark white interior, it encourages you to transform the space of our Creative Learning Centre by saturating it with a rainbow of brightly coloured dots. Watch as, over time, a dizzying blur of colour is built up by visitors applying brightly coloured stickers in various sizes to every surface. Find out more about The Obliteration Room ...

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Sumner Playgroup
Runs 9.30am-11.30am every Monday during the school term


Any children from the ages 0-5 are welcome with their parent or caregiver. We offer many types of different play, from arts and crafts to messy play, dress up to more physical play like tricycles or a mini jungle gym.

Come join us for morning tea, fruit and crackers for the kids, a cuppa and something sweet for the adults. For more information visit the Sumner Playgroup Facebook page or email sumnerplay@gmail.com.

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Kids Corner Uxbridge Arts & Culture
Open Mon – Thu 9am – 9pm and Fri & Sat 9am – 4pm. Closed Sun.


Our Kids Corner offers an array of activities in this space including toys for both boys and girls, pens and colouring pages, as well as books to read. We also have a café on site, so when the kids play – parents are welcome to grab a bite or a coffee. The Kids Corner is suitable for under 1’s through to 4 year olds and we will be running additional craft activities and screening of films in our theatre every Tuesday & Friday morning.

Come and join us – it’s FREE to attend! Find us at 35 Uxbridge Road, Howick, Auckland or visit www.uxbridge.co.nz for more information.

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StoryPlace at Te Papa
Every day of the year! Sessions: 9.30am, 10.30am, 11.30am, 1.30pm & 2.45pm


Spend a magical time with your preschool children (12 months – 5 years) at StoryPlace, exploring the New Zealand natural environment through play & make-believe.

We offer fabulous stories, drama, puzzles, games, and art activities – every day of the year! Our session times are 9.30am, 10.30am, 11.30am, 1.30pm, and 2.45pm.

Each 45-minute session takes up to 25 people. All our programmes are linked to the early childhood curriculum. More ...

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The Nappy Lady Workshops
Various venues around NZ throughout the year


Want free nappies? Come along to one of the Nappy Lady workshops and learn all about your nappy options and how you can save lots of money.

Workshops taken by the Nappy Lady – Kate Meads throughout the year. Check out dates and venues of The Nappy Lady Workshops near you.


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Plunket PEPE Parenting Programme
Various courses around NZ throughout the year


The transition to parenthood is a time of many changes. PEPE groups can play a significant role in helping parents through this process.

PEPE (Parenting Education Programme) is a Plunket-developed national programme which consists of a series of five courses, aimed at supporting parents in their parenting role through the different stages of their child’s early development. More ...

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Wriggle & Rhyme Auckland Libraries
During school term time


Wriggle & Rhyme is a fun, free programme held at libraries across Auckland that provides positive movement experiences to stimulate development of both the brain & body for babies 0 – 2 years. More ...

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Storytime Auckland Libraries
During school term time


The highly popular storytimes are sessions of stories read by librarians and sometimes, by authors or other guests.

These are ideal for kids 3-5 years of age. Some libraries offer regular storytimes in languages other than English, and we often tailor our sessions to incorporate school holiday themes or major celebrations such as Christmas, Chinese New Year, Diwali and Matariki, the Mâori new year. More ...

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Moa Rd Pt Chev Plunket Playgroup – Scout Hall, 93A Moa Rd, Pt Chevalier
Tues & Wed 9.30am – 11.30am during school term time


Where kids meet kids & mums meet mums (and Dads, Grandparents & Carers!). Suitable for newborns to 5 years. Everyone’s welcome!

Coordinator and mum run playgroup with lots of toys for educational and free play, craft activities, great outdoor space with sandpit and ‘mat time’ at the end with music & stories. Costs $4 per family.

Please bring a piece of fruit for shared morning tea.

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Brightwater Community Playgroup Nelson
Wednesdays 9.30am - 11.30am


We are a little playgroup situated in Brightwater Community Church Creche, on Ellis Street, next to Snowden Bush Reserve, Nelson .

We meet every Wednesday 9.30am - 11.30am, morning tea and fun provided. Cost $2 dollars per family. Come and join us, everyone welcome!
 

 


 

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