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      Jul 2018

      Soundshell Market

      the Soundshell Market..held right on the Lakefront in sunny Rotorua... It has been operating for 30 years... Plenty of parking. Featuring outside stalls of all descriptions. Crafts, antiques, curios and collectibles, plants, clothing, knitwear..variety, locally carved woodware, jewellery, soaps, handbags, concrete ornaments, top quality second hand tools, gemstones of all descriptions and sizes... hand-carved wooden statues from Kawerau, readings, massage - in fact, you name it - you will find it at the Soundshell Market.

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      Jul 2018

      He Aka Pikirangi

      On Monday 18 June, a new programme, He Aka Pikirangi, will be launched. He Aka Pikirangi will be solely in te reo Maori and include story time, songs, instruments, movement and craft. Under Fives can reach new heights with He Aka Pikirangi. Booking: No booking required. Cost: Gold coin koha appreciated. These fun, developmental sessions are solely in te reo Maori and include story time, songs, instruments, movement and craft. Tailored specifically for toddlers and pre-schoolers He Aka Pikirangi supports and fosters the use of te reo Maori, a connection to te ao Maori and the development of many other skills. Come along – korero Maori, read, dance, rock and create!

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      Jul 2018

      He Pi Ka Rere - Adventurers

      Under Fives can take flight with He Pi Ka Rere - Adventurers. Booking: No booking required. Cost: Gold coin koha appreciated. Our fun, developmental sessions focus on story time, songs, action rhymes, instruments, movement and craft. ??Tailored specifically for babies, toddlers and pre-schoolers He Pi Ka Rere - Adventurers? supports and fosters children's literacy, social, cognitive, motor and musical skills whilst bonding with their caregivers through shared music, action, literary and craft activities. ???Come along - read, dance, rock and create!

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      Jul 2018

      He Pipi Paopao - First Steps?

      Under Twos can take their first steps to opening up a world of literacy and wellbeing with He Pipi Paopao - First Steps. Booking: No booking required. Cost: Gold coin koha appreciated. Our interactive sessions focus on active movement, touch and massage between baby and parent while nurturing development of language, social, cognitive and motor skills. He Pipi Paopao - First Steps is a fun programme for under twos and their caregivers. Join us for songs, rhymes and finger play songs with your little one. Come along - dance and play.

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      Jul 2018

      The Big Dine Out

      The Big Dine Out - Winter 2018. Very thrilled to announce our next TK degustation dinner-date collaboration! We're celebrating this exciting time of year with Black Barn; their delectable Hawkes Bay wines creatively matched with each seasonally inspired course. Join us for a flavour-fuelled adventure as five courses perfectly pair with five beverages; with insider anecdotes from the experts spiked between courses, this will be a night not to be missed! Limited tickets, round up your bestie mates or clients and book soon! Includes canapes on arrival, five course dinner with paired wines. Tickets on sale now!

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      Jul 2018

      He Pi Ka Rere - Adventurers

      Under Fives can take flight with He Pi Ka Rere - Adventurers. Booking: No booking required. Cost: Gold coin koha appreciated. Our fun, developmental sessions focus on story time, songs, action rhymes, instruments, movement and craft. ??Tailored specifically for babies, toddlers and pre-schoolers He Pi Ka Rere - Adventurers? supports and fosters children's literacy, social, cognitive, motor and musical skills whilst bonding with their caregivers through shared music, action, literary and craft activities. ???Come along - read, dance, rock and create!

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      Jul 2018

      The Motion Entertainment Midwinter Games 2018

      Strike Shoot Putt & Buffet - win $2000 cash!! Does your business have the best team in the Bay? Do you have a team full of champions or are you a bunch of great sports? Registrations for the first annual Motion Entertainment Midwinter Games 2018 are open now! Can your team take home the $2000 cash prize & Motion Entertainment Supreme Champion trophy? Grab your team mates together now and enter your team of 5 or enter two on a table of 10. Succulent 3 course buffet dinner and trilogy challenge - Tenpin bowling, Darkride XD shooting challenge & 3D mini golf. The Top 13 Teams will be back on the 27th of July for the Grand Finale. Where they will battle it out for the title and enjoy free canapes, a glass of wine or tap beer & prize giving ceremony at no cost. Will your team be the first champions to take home the cup full of $2000 cash? Limited places - enter your team now. Contact - Julia Manktelow Email - julia@motionenterainment.co.nz Phone - 022 414 2266

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      Jul 2018

      Rock 'n' Rollin' Mid-Winter Party!

      Shake off those winter blues! Because it’s cold outside and summer seems so far away… it’s time to party! Join us for our Rock ‘n’ Rollin’ mid-winter party! Featuring a cash bar, festive buffet and a live rock ‘n’ roll band so you can dance the night away. The party starts with a buffet dinner from 7pm, followed by music and dancing until 11:30pm. Bookings are essential so contact us to reserve your space on the dance floor. Festive buffet dinner including… - Breads ‘n’ dips, classic minestrone soup, traditional caesar and greek salads. - Traditional New Zealand smoked champagne ham with maple, rum and cloves, served with caramelised pineapple and apple jus. - Chargrilled free range chicken breast stuffed with basil pesto, parmesan cheese and roast pepper, with exotic mushroom sauce. - Classic beef stroganoff served on homemade fresh egg noodles, sour cream and Yorkshire pudding. - New Zealand pavlova on vanilla mascapone and fruit compote. - Individual mini cheesecakes and brandy snaps filled with whiskey cream. - Crème brulee (strawberry, espresso and vanilla flavours).

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      Jul 2018

      Matariki Activity Trail – July School Holidays

      These July School Holidays Rotorua Museum is running a free activity trail that will have kids learning more about Matariki and exploring the beautiful Government Gardens. Activity trails will be available from Saturday 7 July and can be collected from Rotorua iSite (Fenton Street) or from The Arts Village during drop-in crafts. Once you’ve finished the Matariki Activity Trail, you can enter the draw to win a cool prize pack. Entry boxes will be located at Rotorua iSite and The Arts Village (during drop-in crafts). Entries need to be in by 10am on Monday 23 July for the prize draw. Other school holiday activities include: 9–13 July (10am–2pm) Drop-in Crafts The Arts Village 12 July (5:30pm–8:30pm) Colour the Night Various locations 16–20 July (10am–2pm) Drop-in Crafts The Arts Village 21 July (10am–3pm) Te Iwa o Matariki Whanau Day Park by Rose Garden For further information contact Rotorua Museum, phone 07 350 1818 or email rotorua.museum@rotorualc.nz.

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      Jul 2018

      Friends of The Rotorua Library Book Sale

      Find bargains and treasures amongst the hundreds of books at the Friends of the Rotorua Library Book Sale. The Book Sale is held on the 1st & 3rd Saturday of every month at the old Tea Kiosk at Kuirau Park. All funds raised go towards projects supported by the Friends of the Library for additional library services and resources.

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      Jul 2018

      Rock 'n' Rollin' Mid-Winter Party!

      Shake off those winter blues! Because it’s cold outside and summer seems so far away… it’s time to party! Join us for our Rock ‘n’ Rollin’ mid-winter party! Featuring a cash bar, festive buffet and a live rock ‘n’ roll band so you can dance the night away. The party starts with a buffet dinner from 7pm, followed by music and dancing until 11:30pm. Bookings are essential so contact us to reserve your space on the dance floor. Festive buffet dinner including… - Breads ‘n’ dips, classic minestrone soup, traditional caesar and greek salads. - Traditional New Zealand smoked champagne ham with maple, rum and cloves, served with caramelised pineapple and apple jus. - Chargrilled free range chicken breast stuffed with basil pesto, parmesan cheese and roast pepper, with exotic mushroom sauce. - Classic beef stroganoff served on homemade fresh egg noodles, sour cream and Yorkshire pudding. - New Zealand pavlova on vanilla mascapone and fruit compote. - Individual mini cheesecakes and brandy snaps filled with whiskey cream. - Crème brulee (strawberry, espresso and vanilla flavours).