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June 2020

Free
Rhythm and Rhymes: POSTPONED

Rhythm and Rhymes: POSTPONED

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 2 June to Tuesday 22 December
Where:
Havelock North Library, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Bakers Club: POSTPONED

Bakers Club: POSTPONED

Join us at Hastings War Memorial Library on the first Tuesday of each month from 10:30am to 11:30am to 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...

Date: Tuesday 2 June to Tuesday 1 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Hastings Scrabble Club: POSTPONED

Hastings Scrabble Club: POSTPONED

Meets in the Activities Area of the Hastings Library every Tuesday 1pm - 4pm. Ring Yvonne on 027 629 6659 or on Joan 878 2418 - or just come along! We may take photographs or video recordings during events and programmes which may be used in Council promotional material.

Date: Tuesday 2 June to Tuesday 15 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
U3A Book Club: POSTPONED

U3A Book Club: POSTPONED

The Havelock North U3A host this book discussion group at the Havelock North Library on the first Wednesday of the month.. To attend or for more information please call the Havelock North U3A Secretary on +06 878 5920. The Havelock North U3A group is part of a nation-wide organization. The...

Date: Wednesday 3 June to Saturday 7 November
Where:
Havelock North Library, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - U3A Book Club: POSTPONED


Free
Read 'N' Chat: CANCELLED

Read 'N' Chat: CANCELLED

Looking for your next great read? Read'n'Chat is a monthly book group held at Napier and Taradale Libraries, everyone is welcome to come along, talk about books and learn more about the library. The friendly library staff share titles they have enjoyed recently, and you are welcome to share...

Date: Wednesday 3 June to Wednesday 2 December
Where:
Napier Library, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Read 'N' Chat: CANCELLED


Free
Hastings Knitting (And Crochet) Group: POSTPONED

Hastings Knitting (And Crochet) Group: POSTPONED

The Hastings Knitting and Crochet Group meets every Wednesday in the Hastings War Memorial Library, upstairs in the Activities area. All skill levels are welcome. We may take photographs or video recordings during events and programmes which may be used in Council promotional material.

Date: Wednesday 3 June to Wednesday 9 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Hastings Knitting (And Crochet) Group: POSTPONED


Free
Preschool Storytime: POSTPONED

Preschool Storytime: POSTPONED

Fun stories, songs, activities and crafts for preschoolers and their caregivers. Foster a love of reading in your little one. Children must be accompanied by a caregiver. We may take photographs or video recordings during events and programmes which may be used in Council promotional...

Date: Wednesday 3 June to Wednesday 16 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Preschool Storytime: POSTPONED


Free
Preschool Storytime: POSTPONED

Preschool Storytime: POSTPONED

Join us on Wednesdays for a fun storytime and craft session in the Children's Area at Havelock North Library. All are welcome for stories and fun! Children must be accompanied by a caregiver. Please note these sessions are only during school terms. We may take photographs or video recordings...

Date: Wednesday 3 June to Wednesday 16 December
Where:
Havelock North Library, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Young At Heart: POSTPONED

Young At Heart: POSTPONED

Join us at the Havelock North Library for a bookchat 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...

Date: Thursday 4 June to Thursday 3 December
Where:
Havelock North Library, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Young At Heart: POSTPONED


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Paint and Wine Night - Piwakawaka - Paintvine

Paint and Wine Night - Piwakawaka - Paintvine

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 Napier! No previous painting experience necessary! Get your creative juices flowing and your brush strokes going! The need to...

Date: Thursday 4 June
Where:
Shed 2 Bar and Restaurant, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Next Level: The Horses Mile

Next Level: The Horses Mile

Next Level: The Horses Mile open mic sessions The Horses Mile band formed by a bunch of mates in a shed in the suburb of Napier South. New Zealand.

Date: Friday 5 June
Where:
The Cabana, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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NZ String Quartet | Beethoven | Innovator: POSTPONED

NZ String Quartet | Beethoven | Innovator: POSTPONED

We regret to advise the postponement of this event due to the ongoing COVID-19 (Coronavirus) situation. We are hugely disappointed to miss the opportunity to perform for you all; however, our number one priority is the health and safety of our audiences, musicians and staff, and the wider...

Date: Friday 5 June
Where:
Church Road Winery, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - NZ String Quartet | Beethoven | Innovator: POSTPONED


Venus Rising: POSTPONED

Venus Rising: POSTPONED

Twyla Tharp is one of the world’s greatest living choreographers. In Waterbaby Bagatelles, 27 dancers leap and spin across the stage in an ever-changing ocean of light; the music flowing seamlessly as groups of dancers sparkle and glow. Meditative and moving, Alice Topp’s award-winning...

Date: Friday 5 June to Saturday 6 June
Where:
Napier Municipal Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Venus Rising: POSTPONED


Free
Flaxmere parkrun

Flaxmere parkrun

Fun, free, forever, 5km timed run/walks around the beautiful Flaxmere park. Starts every Saturday, every week, every month, every year from outside the playground in Flaxmere Park. Register for free for your own personal barcode that you can use at any parkrun, anywhere in the world. Print the...

Date: Saturday 6 June to Saturday 14 November
Where:
Flaxmere Park, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Truffle Hunt

Truffle Hunt

You can take part in an exciting and unusual event in Hawkes Bay. An outing in the country searching for the elusive truffle. These exclusive hunts are a must-do for foodies. Numbers are strictly limited so book now to truly experience one of the world’s most exclusive food journeys. The...

Date: Saturday 6 June to Sunday 28 June
Where:
Sacremonte Truffle, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Sons Of Henrik

Sons Of Henrik

Hey Wildlings! Sons of Henrik are an Originals Band who play Rock Music with more Heart and Soul and less Blood and Guts. We write Power Ballads and Epic Rock Anthems and have 3 hours of our own songs. You like guitars? We got ’em! Acoustic AND electric! Sons of Henrik are: Nik – Lead...

Date: Saturday 6 June
Where:
The Cabana, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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A Night of Originals! Feat. Mirrored Walls and Joe Cole

A Night of Originals! Feat. Mirrored Walls and Joe Cole

Join us for a night of original music and support Hawkes Bay song writers! The night starts off with Joe Cole, (go find his stuff on Spotify!) at 7:30. After a break we'll hear Mirrored Walls until about 10pm! Mirrored Walls is usually a band who brings an action-packed night with high...

Date: Saturday 6 June
Where:
The Urban Winery, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Bay Ford Cyclocross Hawkes Bay Series 2020 Race #1

Bay Ford Cyclocross Hawkes Bay Series 2020 Race #1

Cyclocross (CX) takes elements from both road and mountain bike racing and presents as a spectator friendly, short, fast race that all ages and skill levels can enjoy. It’s typically raced on an off-road circuit, each lap takes about 4-6 minutes to complete. Riders complete several laps in each...

Date: Sunday 7 June
Where:
The RiversideTutaekuri River, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Bay Ford Cyclocross Hawkes Bay Series 2020 Race #1


Home Composting for Beginners

Home Composting for Beginners

Learn how to dispose of your kitchen and garden waste more quickly and produce compost more efficiently. Troubleshoot common problems and watch a compost heap being made. Bring sun hat / rainwear / warm clothing for the conditions as we'll be outside some of the time. Wear flat, covered shoes....

Date: Sunday 7 June
Where:
Environment Centre Hawke's Bay, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Preschool Storytime: POSTPONED

Preschool Storytime: POSTPONED

Fun stories, songs, activities and crafts for preschoolers and their caregivers. Foster a love of reading in your little one. Children must be accompanied by a caregiver. We may take photographs or video recordings during events and programmes which may be used in Council promotional material.

Date: Sunday 7 June to Sunday 20 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Preschool Storytime: POSTPONED


Free
Minecraft Club: POSTPONED

Minecraft Club: POSTPONED

Do you love gaming? Are you a fan of Minecraft? Then come along to our Minecraft Club sessions where you can collaborate with other like-minded gamers, swap tips and get creative in weekly theme challenges! Suitable for ages 5+ and all skill levels. BYOD. Held every Monday, term time only....

Date: Monday 8 June to Monday 14 December
Where:
Havelock North Library, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Minecraft Club: POSTPONED


Free
Read 'N' Chat: CANCELLED

Read 'N' Chat: CANCELLED

Looking for your next great read? Read'n'Chat is a monthly book group held at Napier and Taradale Libraries, everyone is welcome to come along, talk about books and learn more about the library. The friendly library staff share titles they have enjoyed recently, and you are welcome to share...

Date: Wednesday 10 June to Wednesday 9 December
Where:
Taradale Library, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Read 'N' Chat: CANCELLED


World of Musicals: POSTPONED

World of Musicals: POSTPONED

Please note: This event has been postponed. The Musical Gala with an International cast brings London’s West End and New York’s Broadway return to New Zealand with a brand-new show. The World of Musicals brings the very best of Musical theatre to life. This incredible production will...

Date: Wednesday 10 June
Where:
Napier Municipal Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Calefax: CANCELLED

Calefax: CANCELLED

In great demand internationally, world renowned Calefax Reed Quintet are one of the most dazzling wind ensembles performing at present. This close-knit ensemble of five reed players draws music from eight centuries of repertoire to create unique arrangements: from early music to classical and jazz...

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

Read more » - Calefax: CANCELLED


Free
Builders Anonymous: POSTPONED

Builders Anonymous: POSTPONED

*Postponed until further notice. A fortnightly drop in session for kids aged 5+. Take part in our challenges or work on your own project. All you need to bring along is your imagination! We may take photographs or video recordings during events and programmes which may be used in Council...

Date: Thursday 11 June to Thursday 10 December
Where:
Havelock North Library, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Builders Anonymous: POSTPONED


Free
Jingo! Musical Bingo

Jingo! Musical Bingo

Every genre, every era, for every generation, this is the musical game to beat all music games. Compete in four rounds for 8 prizes by dabbing the squares as you groove to the songs. It's as simple as that. Free entry, game starts at 7pm PM to book a table for you and your mates.

Date: Thursday 11 June
Where:
The Urban Winery, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Save the Cabana - Mini Comedy Festival hosted by Ben Hurley

Save the Cabana - Mini Comedy Festival hosted by Ben Hurley

Book your bubble for the comeback of the century for comedy at the Cabana. The Cabana is one of New Zealand's most-loved live performance venues, operating since 1958 hosting some of NZ's best acts - and we would like to keep it that way. The doors are opening and we want to keep them open, so...

Date: Thursday 11 June to Saturday 13 June
Where:
The Cabana, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Save the Cabana - Mini Comedy Festival hosted by Ben Hurley


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Reb Fountain - Album Release Tour

Reb Fountain - Album Release Tour

Award winning New Zealand singer-songwriter, Reb Fountain, announces an extensive 10-date tour in celebration of her upcoming self-titled album, her debut for Flying Nun Records. Pulling out all the stops for this collection of noir punk-folk songs, Reb is taking her band the length and breadth...

Date: Friday 12 June
Where:
Toitoi - Hawke's Bay Arts & Events Centre, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Flaxmere parkrun – First Anniversary

Flaxmere parkrun – First Anniversary

Flaxmere Parkrun is celebrating its first anniversary. We've now delivered 52 free, fun, 5km parkruns since we started on June 15 2019. Help us celebrate our first anniversary by wearing the brightest, loudest colours you can as you permambulate your way around our beautiful 5km course. Bring your...

Date: Saturday 13 June
Where:
Flaxmere Park, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Flaxmere parkrun – First Anniversary


Ben Throp and the Band of Intimate Stranger

Ben Throp and the Band of Intimate Stranger

Ben Throp and his intimate strangers will be at the Urban Winery for 1 night only! Saturday, June 13th from 7:30-9:30 pm will be a night to remember. With over 25 years of experience, Ben is one of the top performers in HB. The band is made up of HB musos including: Ben Throp - Vox,...

Date: Saturday 13 June
Where:
The Urban Winery, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Floyd Live – A Celebration and Salute to Pink Floyd

Floyd Live – A Celebration and Salute to Pink Floyd

Pink Floyd are easily one of the most recognisable and enduring bands of all time. While no longer a touring entity, the timeless music of Pink Floyd continues to be passed down from one generation to another. Floyd Live return to Clarence Street Theatre following their sold out show in 2018...

Date: Saturday 13 June
Where:
Hawkes Bay Opera House Plaza, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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NZ eagles tribute Motel California: CANCELLED

NZ eagles tribute Motel California: CANCELLED

Motel California is NZ's premium Eagles tribute show. Come party to the Eagles greatest hits......Get in early, sold out last time!! $ 30.00 on Eventfinda or pre ticket sales at the Aviary. DO NOT MISS THIS !! Take it easy, Witchy woman , Peaceful Easy Feeling, Tequila sunrise, Desperado,...

Date: Saturday 13 June
Where:
The Cabana, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - NZ eagles tribute Motel California: CANCELLED


Free
Wine Books and More: POSTPONED

Wine Books and More: POSTPONED

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. We may take...

Date: Tuesday 16 June to Tuesday 15 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Wine Books and More: POSTPONED


Free
Knit and Natter: CANCELLED

Knit and Natter: CANCELLED

Knit and Natter happens each month regardless of the seasons at Taradale Library. Bring your knitting or other needlework and share a cuppa and chat. Napier Libraries is a true community hub which supports learning, creativity and interaction with free programmes and activities designed for...

Date: Wednesday 17 June to Wednesday 16 December
Where:
Taradale Library, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Knit and Natter: CANCELLED


Free
Hastings Library Bookchat: POSTPONED

Hastings Library Bookchat: POSTPONED

Join us at Hastings War Memorial Library 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...

Date: Wednesday 17 June to Wednesday 16 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Hastings Library Bookchat: POSTPONED


Free
Third Thursday Book Club: POSTPONED

Third Thursday Book Club: POSTPONED

This Havelock North Library book club for adults will give you the opportunity to share with others about the books you have been reading. We do not read a set book, just come along ready to discuss books you've read and liked, or even tell us about the ones you didn't enjoy and why! Library staff...

Date: Thursday 18 June to Thursday 17 December
Where:
Havelock North Library, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Third Thursday Book Club: POSTPONED


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Paint and Wine Night - The Great Wave - Paintvine

Paint and Wine Night - The Great Wave - Paintvine

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 Napier! No previous painting experience necessary! Get your creative juices flowing and your brush strokes going! The need to...

Date: Thursday 18 June
Where:
Shed 2 Bar and Restaurant, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Paint and Wine Night - The Great Wave - Paintvine


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The Miserables. Next Level.

The Miserables. Next Level.

7 piece band of miserable boys and one girl. An amazing bunch of talented dudes who meet on the set of the stage show Le Mis’ have formed an incredibly diverse and dynamic band. A night of pure POP heaven.

Date: Friday 19 June
Where:
The Cabana, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - The Miserables. Next Level.


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Shit Hawks - End of Lockdown Frenzy

Shit Hawks - End of Lockdown Frenzy

Shit Hawks - End of Lockdown Frenzy. Next Level. End of lockdown frenzy of hard-hitting music with shit hawks and calvary More to be announced soon as

Date: Saturday 20 June
Where:
The Cabana, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Shit Hawks - End of Lockdown Frenzy


Bay Ford Cyclocross Hawkes Bay Series 2020 Race #2

Bay Ford Cyclocross Hawkes Bay Series 2020 Race #2

Cyclocross (CX) takes elements from both road and mountain bike racing and presents as a spectator friendly, short, fast race that all ages and skill levels can enjoy. It’s typically raced on an off-road circuit, each lap takes about 4-6 minutes to complete. Riders complete several laps in each...

Date: Sunday 21 June
Where:
Black Barn Vineyards, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Bay Ford Cyclocross Hawkes Bay Series 2020 Race #2


Free
Tea with Tales: CANCELLED

Tea with Tales: CANCELLED

Tea with Tales are book groups which operate in partnership with the Royal New Zealand Foundation of the Blind. This group is run by the Friends of the Taradale Library. The Friends and volunteers read from some interesting titles that are available from the Royal New Zealand Foundation for...

Date: Wednesday 24 June to Wednesday 23 December
Where:
Taradale Library, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Tea with Tales: CANCELLED


Free
Messy Church

Messy Church

Postponed During the Covid - 19 Outbreak Free fun for the whole family. Learn new crafts, activities, and music with a Bible theme. Included is a light meal. Hosted by St Peter's Anglican Church, Riverslea, Hastings. All are welcome so bring your friends and neighbours. We look forward to...

Date: Saturday 27 June to Saturday 19 December
Where:
St Martins Hall, Mayfair, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Lady & the Tramps

Lady & the Tramps

She's a lady (or so she says) and they're a bunch of tramps, kickin' up trouble and throwin' us back to the Roaring '20s. We guarantee a few Art Deco jazz standards and more than a few surprises along the way. Come for the superior jazz music, stay for the shenanigans and the show. Music starts...

Date: Saturday 27 June
Where:
The Urban Winery, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Lady & the Tramps


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Lucked Up Locals

Lucked Up Locals

A new regular evening at The Cabana showcasing local live music and DJ's, with drink specials. Live Music 8-10PM DJ's 10-CLOSE

Date: Saturday 27 June
Where:
The Cabana, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Lucked Up Locals


NZSO Idyllic: CANCELLED

NZSO Idyllic: CANCELLED

Update: With the ongoing uncertainty due to the COVID-19 situation, we regret that all scheduled New Zealand Symphony Orchestra concerts and associated events until 31 July, 2020 have been cancelled. -- Idyllic Giancarlo Guerrero Conductor Valentina Lisitsa Piano Lilburn Drysdale...

Date: Tuesday 30 June
Where:
Napier Municipal Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - NZSO Idyllic: CANCELLED


July 2020

Free
U3A Book Club: POSTPONED

U3A Book Club: POSTPONED

The Havelock North U3A host this book discussion group at the Havelock North Library on the first Wednesday of the month.. To attend or for more information please call the Havelock North U3A Secretary on +06 878 5920. The Havelock North U3A group is part of a nation-wide organization. The...

Date: Wednesday 3 June to Saturday 7 November
Where:
Havelock North Library, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - U3A Book Club: POSTPONED


Free
Read 'N' Chat: CANCELLED

Read 'N' Chat: CANCELLED

Looking for your next great read? Read'n'Chat is a monthly book group held at Napier and Taradale Libraries, everyone is welcome to come along, talk about books and learn more about the library. The friendly library staff share titles they have enjoyed recently, and you are welcome to share...

Date: Wednesday 3 June to Wednesday 2 December
Where:
Napier Library, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Read 'N' Chat: CANCELLED


Free
Hastings Knitting (And Crochet) Group: POSTPONED

Hastings Knitting (And Crochet) Group: POSTPONED

The Hastings Knitting and Crochet Group meets every Wednesday in the Hastings War Memorial Library, upstairs in the Activities area. All skill levels are welcome. We may take photographs or video recordings during events and programmes which may be used in Council promotional material.

Date: Wednesday 3 June to Wednesday 9 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Hastings Knitting (And Crochet) Group: POSTPONED


Free
Preschool Storytime: POSTPONED

Preschool Storytime: POSTPONED

Fun stories, songs, activities and crafts for preschoolers and their caregivers. Foster a love of reading in your little one. Children must be accompanied by a caregiver. We may take photographs or video recordings during events and programmes which may be used in Council promotional...

Date: Wednesday 3 June to Wednesday 16 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Preschool Storytime: POSTPONED


Free
Preschool Storytime: POSTPONED

Preschool Storytime: POSTPONED

Join us on Wednesdays for a fun storytime and craft session in the Children's Area at Havelock North Library. All are welcome for stories and fun! Children must be accompanied by a caregiver. Please note these sessions are only during school terms. We may take photographs or video recordings...

Date: Wednesday 3 June to Wednesday 16 December
Where:
Havelock North Library, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Preschool Storytime: POSTPONED


Free
Young At Heart: POSTPONED

Young At Heart: POSTPONED

Join us at the Havelock North Library for a bookchat 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...

Date: Thursday 4 June to Thursday 3 December
Where:
Havelock North Library, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Young At Heart: POSTPONED


R18
Paint and Wine Night - The Wharf Sunset - Paintvine

Paint and Wine Night - The Wharf Sunset - Paintvine

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 Napier! No previous painting experience necessary! Get your creative juices flowing and your brush strokes going! The need to...

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

Read more » - Paint and Wine Night - The Wharf Sunset - Paintvine


CAN Winter Art and Design Market - CALL FOR ARTISTS

CAN Winter Art and Design Market - CALL FOR ARTISTS

Artists and Craftisans! This July, the popular CAN Winter Market returns and presents a unique opportunity for you, our talented Hawke’s Bay artists to show and sell all the goodies you worked so hard on during lockdown! CAN will be encouraging visitors to buy local and visit the market...

Date: Friday 3 July to Thursday 23 July
Where:
Creative Arts Napier, Community Arts Centre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - CAN Winter Art and Design Market - CALL FOR ARTISTS


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Tucker Lane

Tucker Lane

Tucker Lane are a 5 piece Bluegrass band hailing from Clive, Hawkes Bay. We play a wide variety of heel stomping, soul-soothing, beer-drinking ballads that’ll get your toes tappin’. Band Members Kirk Smith – Banjo, Dobro, Guitar, Vocals Adam Russ – Guitar, Vocals Dave Gordon –...

Date: Friday 3 July
Where:
The Cabana, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Tucker Lane


Free
Flaxmere parkrun

Flaxmere parkrun

Fun, free, forever, 5km timed run/walks around the beautiful Flaxmere park. Starts every Saturday, every week, every month, every year from outside the playground in Flaxmere Park. Register for free for your own personal barcode that you can use at any parkrun, anywhere in the world. Print the...

Date: Saturday 6 June to Saturday 14 November
Where:
Flaxmere Park, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Flaxmere parkrun


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MOSS

MOSS

Combining raw blues and grunge with psychedelic rock, post-rock MOSS has gained a reputation for their powerful, sprawling and often improvised sets.

Date: Saturday 4 July
Where:
The Cabana, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - MOSS


Bay Ford Cyclocross Hawkes Bay Series 2020 Race #3

Bay Ford Cyclocross Hawkes Bay Series 2020 Race #3

Cyclocross (CX) takes elements from both road and mountain bike racing and presents as a spectator friendly, short, fast race that all ages and skill levels can enjoy. It’s typically raced on an off-road circuit, each lap takes about 4-6 minutes to complete. Riders complete several laps in each...

Date: Sunday 5 July
Where:
The Mystery Venue, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Bay Ford Cyclocross Hawkes Bay Series 2020 Race #3


Free
Poetry Open Mic Night: POSTPONED

Poetry Open Mic Night: POSTPONED

A monthly get together by Napier Live Poets. Napier Live Poets. Come along and be a part of our wonderful, vibrant poetry group, where you can share your own work and hear poems by other members of Hawke’s Bay’s community. If you want to just listen, that is fine too. Napier Live Poets is...

Date: Monday 6 July to Monday 7 December
Where:
The CAN, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Poetry Open Mic Night: POSTPONED


Free
Rhythm and Rhymes: POSTPONED

Rhythm and Rhymes: POSTPONED

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 2 June to Tuesday 22 December
Where:
Havelock North Library, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Rhythm and Rhymes: POSTPONED


Free
Bakers Club: POSTPONED

Bakers Club: POSTPONED

Join us at Hastings War Memorial Library on the first Tuesday of each month from 10:30am to 11:30am to 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...

Date: Tuesday 2 June to Tuesday 1 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Hastings Scrabble Club: POSTPONED

Hastings Scrabble Club: POSTPONED

Meets in the Activities Area of the Hastings Library every Tuesday 1pm - 4pm. Ring Yvonne on 027 629 6659 or on Joan 878 2418 - or just come along! We may take photographs or video recordings during events and programmes which may be used in Council promotional material.

Date: Tuesday 2 June to Tuesday 15 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Hastings Scrabble Club: POSTPONED


Free
Read 'N' Chat: CANCELLED

Read 'N' Chat: CANCELLED

Looking for your next great read? Read'n'Chat is a monthly book group held at Napier and Taradale Libraries, everyone is welcome to come along, talk about books and learn more about the library. The friendly library staff share titles they have enjoyed recently, and you are welcome to share...

Date: Wednesday 10 June to Wednesday 9 December
Where:
Taradale Library, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Read 'N' Chat: CANCELLED


Voces8: The Cathedral Tour: CANCELLED

Voces8: The Cathedral Tour: CANCELLED

Prepare yourself for the exceptionally smooth sounds of VOCES8 as they take you on an acoustic tour of cathedrals throughout New Zealand. Gramophone Magazine writes, “The singing of VOCES8 is impeccable in its quality of tone and balance. They bring a new dimension to the word ‘ensemble’ with...

Date: Friday 10 July
Where:
Waiapu Cathedral of St John the Evangelist, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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MEINIAK

MEINIAK

You sure as hell can't keep MEINIAK contained for long! They've clawed their way out of quarantine and are ready to bring hell's wrath to Napier once again. 2 hours worth of Dimebag shreds & Anselmo screams... Getcha Pull! In support: MISANTHROPY - Death Tribute... channelling the undeniable...

Date: Friday 10 July
Where:
The Cabana, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - MEINIAK


Free
Knit and Natter: CANCELLED

Knit and Natter: CANCELLED

Knit and Natter happens each month regardless of the seasons at Taradale Library. Bring your knitting or other needlework and share a cuppa and chat. Napier Libraries is a true community hub which supports learning, creativity and interaction with free programmes and activities designed for...

Date: Wednesday 17 June to Wednesday 16 December
Where:
Taradale Library, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Knit and Natter: CANCELLED


Free
Hastings Library Bookchat: POSTPONED

Hastings Library Bookchat: POSTPONED

Join us at Hastings War Memorial Library 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...

Date: Wednesday 17 June to Wednesday 16 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Hastings Library Bookchat: POSTPONED


Free
Third Thursday Book Club: POSTPONED

Third Thursday Book Club: POSTPONED

This Havelock North Library book club for adults will give you the opportunity to share with others about the books you have been reading. We do not read a set book, just come along ready to discuss books you've read and liked, or even tell us about the ones you didn't enjoy and why! Library staff...

Date: Thursday 18 June to Thursday 17 December
Where:
Havelock North Library, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Third Thursday Book Club: POSTPONED


Free
Minecraft Club: POSTPONED

Minecraft Club: POSTPONED

Do you love gaming? Are you a fan of Minecraft? Then come along to our Minecraft Club sessions where you can collaborate with other like-minded gamers, swap tips and get creative in weekly theme challenges! Suitable for ages 5+ and all skill levels. BYOD. Held every Monday, term time only....

Date: Monday 8 June to Monday 14 December
Where:
Havelock North Library, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Minecraft Club: POSTPONED


Free
Wine Books and More: POSTPONED

Wine Books and More: POSTPONED

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. We may take...

Date: Tuesday 16 June to Tuesday 15 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Wine Books and More: POSTPONED


Free
Tea with Tales: CANCELLED

Tea with Tales: CANCELLED

Tea with Tales are book groups which operate in partnership with the Royal New Zealand Foundation of the Blind. This group is run by the Friends of the Taradale Library. The Friends and volunteers read from some interesting titles that are available from the Royal New Zealand Foundation for...

Date: Wednesday 24 June to Wednesday 23 December
Where:
Taradale Library, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Tea with Tales: CANCELLED


Free
Builders Anonymous: POSTPONED

Builders Anonymous: POSTPONED

*Postponed until further notice. A fortnightly drop in session for kids aged 5+. Take part in our challenges or work on your own project. All you need to bring along is your imagination! We may take photographs or video recordings during events and programmes which may be used in Council...

Date: Thursday 11 June to Thursday 10 December
Where:
Havelock North Library, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Builders Anonymous: POSTPONED


Between the Lines - Chewing the Cud

Between the Lines - Chewing the Cud

Join us for an interesting evening ‘Chewing the Cud’, a conversation with Steve Braunias and Bill Ralston. Two of New Zealand's most well-known names are opening the inaugural CHB Readers and Writers Festival with a fireside chat in the beautiful historic Langton House. Steve Braunias is...

Date: Thursday 23 July
Where:
Langton House, Pukehou, Central Hawke's Bay

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Between the Lines - The Texture of Words [Poetry]

Between the Lines - The Texture of Words [Poetry]

Join us in a rustic boutique of timber and textiles to hear readings from two of New Zealand’s best known and talented poets. Tayi Tibble, a poet and essayist, is joining us from Wellington. She holds a Masters degree in Creative Writing from the International Institute of Modern Letters. She...

Date: Friday 24 July
Where:
Tattertales, Waipawa, Central Hawke's Bay

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Between the Lines - Bubbles & Books - Sponsored by Agri-lab

Between the Lines - Bubbles & Books - Sponsored by Agri-lab

Join us for bubbles, lunch and laughter at the famous Nola Cafe in Waipawa. Our special lunchtime guest and speaker Wendyl Nissen will captivate with stories of her life as a journalist, magazine editor and broadcaster. She gave up her corporate life 15 years ago and now lives in the...

Date: Friday 24 July
Where:
Nola Cafe, Waipawa, Central Hawke's Bay

Read more » - Between the Lines - Bubbles & Books - Sponsored by Agri-lab


Between the Lines - Parallel Lives

Between the Lines - Parallel Lives

A wonderful evening of conversation is guaranteed with guests Sir Bob Kerridge and Dr Matthew Hall, led by well-known writer and editor Paul Little. Bob Kerridge was the public face of the SPCA and voice for animal rights in NZ for over 20 years. Now retired in Hawkes Bay he speaks about growing...

Date: Friday 24 July
Where:
Mountview, Waipawa, Central Hawke's Bay

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Trio Nouveau with Wendy Caldwell

Trio Nouveau with Wendy Caldwell

Trio Nouveau. After three sell out nights at the Cabana's Late Night Jazz sessions Trio Nouveau are back for just 1 night. Trio Nouveau is a well known jazz group based in New Zealand and consists of Stephen Millar on piano/ keyboard, Gavin Mather on drums and David Day on double bass....

Date: Friday 24 July
Where:
The Cabana, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Messy Church

Messy Church

Postponed During the Covid - 19 Outbreak Free fun for the whole family. Learn new crafts, activities, and music with a Bible theme. Included is a light meal. Hosted by St Peter's Anglican Church, Riverslea, Hastings. All are welcome so bring your friends and neighbours. We look forward to...

Date: Saturday 27 June to Saturday 19 December
Where:
St Martins Hall, Mayfair, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Messy Church


Between the Lines - Crime! A night of mystery

Between the Lines - Crime! A night of mystery

The Between the Lines Festival organisers are thrilled to include much-loved author Charity Norman to our line up. Charity was born in Uganda, and grew up in the UK. After several years of travel Charity trained as a barrister specialising in crime and family law. She moved to NZ in 2002 with...

Date: Saturday 25 July
Where:
Ashcott Homestead, Takapau, Central Hawke's Bay

Read more » - Between the Lines - Crime! A night of mystery


Hawke's Bay Loaded Tough Guy and Gal Challenge

Hawke's Bay Loaded Tough Guy and Gal Challenge

Event Promotions and Loaded proudly present Hawke's Bay Loaded Tough Guy and Gal Challenge. Numbers are limited to 1000 competitors! Sunday 26th July 10am: Start of the 12km event 10.10am: Start of the 6km event Early bird fee (February and March): $60 pp Standard fee from 1st April –...

Date: Sunday 26 July
Where:
Clifton Station, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Hawke's Bay Loaded Tough Guy and Gal Challenge


Free
The Ossian Street Market: CANCELLED

The Ossian Street Market: CANCELLED

The Ossian Street Market is a fantastic local market that specialises in vintage, collectables and quality secondhand goods. It runs the last Sunday of every month from 9am - 1pm, weather permitting. Situated in the carpark opposite FG Smiths Eatery 9b Ossian Street.

Date: Sunday 26 July to Sunday 28 March
Where:
F.G Smith Eatery, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - The Ossian Street Market: CANCELLED


Bay Ford Cyclocross Hawkes Bay Series 2020 Race #4

Bay Ford Cyclocross Hawkes Bay Series 2020 Race #4

Cyclocross (CX) takes elements from both road and mountain bike racing and presents as a spectator friendly, short, fast race that all ages and skill levels can enjoy. It’s typically raced on an off-road circuit, each lap takes about 4-6 minutes to complete. Riders complete several laps in each...

Date: Sunday 26 July
Where:
Paritua Vineyards, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Bay Ford Cyclocross Hawkes Bay Series 2020 Race #4


Between the Lines - Spotlight on CHB

Between the Lines - Spotlight on CHB

The final event of the Between the Lines Festivities - Showcasing CHB and celebrating our local authors. Five local authors will speak about their work and inspiration at this brunch event being held in the wonderful Settlers Museum, Waipawa. Start your Sunday with coffee and bacon buttie...

Date: Sunday 26 July
Where:
Central Hawke's Bay Settlers Museum, Waipawa, Central Hawke's Bay

Read more » - Between the Lines - Spotlight on CHB


Free
Preschool Storytime: POSTPONED

Preschool Storytime: POSTPONED

Fun stories, songs, activities and crafts for preschoolers and their caregivers. Foster a love of reading in your little one. Children must be accompanied by a caregiver. We may take photographs or video recordings during events and programmes which may be used in Council promotional material.

Date: Sunday 7 June to Sunday 20 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Preschool Storytime: POSTPONED


August 2020

Free
Flaxmere parkrun

Flaxmere parkrun

Fun, free, forever, 5km timed run/walks around the beautiful Flaxmere park. Starts every Saturday, every week, every month, every year from outside the playground in Flaxmere Park. Register for free for your own personal barcode that you can use at any parkrun, anywhere in the world. Print the...

Date: Saturday 6 June to Saturday 14 November
Where:
Flaxmere Park, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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The Spirit of Napier: A Burlesque Show

The Spirit of Napier: A Burlesque Show

NEW SHOW DATE The Spirit of Napier: Burlesque & Variety Show Did you catch our golden lady at the Art Deco car parade? Well now's your chance to see her in action on the stage. After her unsanctioned appearance at Art Deco, Cherry Boomb thought she'd put together a little showcase for you...

Date: Saturday 1 August
Where:
Paisley Stage, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - The Spirit of Napier: A Burlesque Show


Free
Preschool Storytime: POSTPONED

Preschool Storytime: POSTPONED

Fun stories, songs, activities and crafts for preschoolers and their caregivers. Foster a love of reading in your little one. Children must be accompanied by a caregiver. We may take photographs or video recordings during events and programmes which may be used in Council promotional material.

Date: Sunday 7 June to Sunday 20 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Preschool Storytime: POSTPONED


Free
Minecraft Club: POSTPONED

Minecraft Club: POSTPONED

Do you love gaming? Are you a fan of Minecraft? Then come along to our Minecraft Club sessions where you can collaborate with other like-minded gamers, swap tips and get creative in weekly theme challenges! Suitable for ages 5+ and all skill levels. BYOD. Held every Monday, term time only....

Date: Monday 8 June to Monday 14 December
Where:
Havelock North Library, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Minecraft Club: POSTPONED


Free
Poetry Open Mic Night: POSTPONED

Poetry Open Mic Night: POSTPONED

A monthly get together by Napier Live Poets. Napier Live Poets. Come along and be a part of our wonderful, vibrant poetry group, where you can share your own work and hear poems by other members of Hawke’s Bay’s community. If you want to just listen, that is fine too. Napier Live Poets is...

Date: Monday 6 July to Monday 7 December
Where:
The CAN, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Poetry Open Mic Night: POSTPONED


Free
Rhythm and Rhymes: POSTPONED

Rhythm and Rhymes: POSTPONED

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 2 June to Tuesday 22 December
Where:
Havelock North Library, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Rhythm and Rhymes: POSTPONED


Free
Bakers Club: POSTPONED

Bakers Club: POSTPONED

Join us at Hastings War Memorial Library on the first Tuesday of each month from 10:30am to 11:30am to 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...

Date: Tuesday 2 June to Tuesday 1 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Bakers Club: POSTPONED


Free
Hastings Scrabble Club: POSTPONED

Hastings Scrabble Club: POSTPONED

Meets in the Activities Area of the Hastings Library every Tuesday 1pm - 4pm. Ring Yvonne on 027 629 6659 or on Joan 878 2418 - or just come along! We may take photographs or video recordings during events and programmes which may be used in Council promotional material.

Date: Tuesday 2 June to Tuesday 15 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Hastings Scrabble Club: POSTPONED


Anna Im with Stephen De Pledge

Anna Im with Stephen De Pledge

Winner of the 2019 Michael Hill International Violin Competition Anna Im and beloved New Zealand pianist Stephen De Pledge come together for a concert of works by Mozart, Beethoven, Wieniawski and Clara Schumann. This is a celebration of the beauty of the violin and piano, and a chance to support...

Date: Tuesday 4 August
Where:
MTG Century Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
U3A Book Club: POSTPONED

U3A Book Club: POSTPONED

The Havelock North U3A host this book discussion group at the Havelock North Library on the first Wednesday of the month.. To attend or for more information please call the Havelock North U3A Secretary on +06 878 5920. The Havelock North U3A group is part of a nation-wide organization. The...

Date: Wednesday 3 June to Saturday 7 November
Where:
Havelock North Library, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - U3A Book Club: POSTPONED


Free
Read 'N' Chat: CANCELLED

Read 'N' Chat: CANCELLED

Looking for your next great read? Read'n'Chat is a monthly book group held at Napier and Taradale Libraries, everyone is welcome to come along, talk about books and learn more about the library. The friendly library staff share titles they have enjoyed recently, and you are welcome to share...

Date: Wednesday 3 June to Wednesday 2 December
Where:
Napier Library, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Read 'N' Chat: CANCELLED


Free
Hastings Knitting (And Crochet) Group: POSTPONED

Hastings Knitting (And Crochet) Group: POSTPONED

The Hastings Knitting and Crochet Group meets every Wednesday in the Hastings War Memorial Library, upstairs in the Activities area. All skill levels are welcome. We may take photographs or video recordings during events and programmes which may be used in Council promotional material.

Date: Wednesday 3 June to Wednesday 9 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Hastings Knitting (And Crochet) Group: POSTPONED


Free
Preschool Storytime: POSTPONED

Preschool Storytime: POSTPONED

Fun stories, songs, activities and crafts for preschoolers and their caregivers. Foster a love of reading in your little one. Children must be accompanied by a caregiver. We may take photographs or video recordings during events and programmes which may be used in Council promotional...

Date: Wednesday 3 June to Wednesday 16 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Preschool Storytime: POSTPONED


Free
Preschool Storytime: POSTPONED

Preschool Storytime: POSTPONED

Join us on Wednesdays for a fun storytime and craft session in the Children's Area at Havelock North Library. All are welcome for stories and fun! Children must be accompanied by a caregiver. Please note these sessions are only during school terms. We may take photographs or video recordings...

Date: Wednesday 3 June to Wednesday 16 December
Where:
Havelock North Library, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Preschool Storytime: POSTPONED


Free
Young At Heart: POSTPONED

Young At Heart: POSTPONED

Join us at the Havelock North Library for a bookchat 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...

Date: Thursday 4 June to Thursday 3 December
Where:
Havelock North Library, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Young At Heart: POSTPONED


Free
Builders Anonymous: POSTPONED

Builders Anonymous: POSTPONED

*Postponed until further notice. A fortnightly drop in session for kids aged 5+. Take part in our challenges or work on your own project. All you need to bring along is your imagination! We may take photographs or video recordings during events and programmes which may be used in Council...

Date: Thursday 11 June to Thursday 10 December
Where:
Havelock North Library, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Builders Anonymous: POSTPONED


Bay Ford Cyclocross Hawkes Bay Series 2020 Race #5

Bay Ford Cyclocross Hawkes Bay Series 2020 Race #5

Cyclocross (CX) takes elements from both road and mountain bike racing and presents as a spectator friendly, short, fast race that all ages and skill levels can enjoy. It’s typically raced on an off-road circuit, each lap takes about 4-6 minutes to complete. Riders complete several laps in each...

Date: Sunday 9 August
Where:
The Riverside, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Bay Ford Cyclocross Hawkes Bay Series 2020 Race #5


Free
Read 'N' Chat: CANCELLED

Read 'N' Chat: CANCELLED

Looking for your next great read? Read'n'Chat is a monthly book group held at Napier and Taradale Libraries, everyone is welcome to come along, talk about books and learn more about the library. The friendly library staff share titles they have enjoyed recently, and you are welcome to share...

Date: Wednesday 10 June to Wednesday 9 December
Where:
Taradale Library, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Read 'N' Chat: CANCELLED


NZ String Quartet | Beethoven | Universal

NZ String Quartet | Beethoven | Universal

This year the New Zealand String Quartet are celebrating a massive composer with a massive tour. The 2020 National Tour brings Beethoven back on his 250th birthday, travelling throughout New Zealand between June and October. This is your chance to rejoice in these charismatic and distinctive works,...

Date: Wednesday 12 August
Where:
MTG Century Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - NZ String Quartet | Beethoven | Universal


Leaving Jackson - The Johnny Cash and June Carter Show

Leaving Jackson - The Johnny Cash and June Carter Show

Fall into the ring of fire in this unforgettable music concert dedicated to the music, love and lives of Johnny Cash and June Carter. For more than 40 years Johnny Cash and June Carter enthralled audiences around the world with their songs of life, love and heartache. A love story played out...

Date: Thursday 13 August
Where:
Napier Municipal Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Leaving Jackson - The Johnny Cash and June Carter Show


Magpies v Counties Manukau Steelers

Magpies v Counties Manukau Steelers

Mitre 10 Rugby at McLean Park as the Mighty Magpies take on Counties Manukau. Round up friends, clients or family to cheer the boys in black and white on. There will be tonnes of competitions, giveaways, activation's and fun activities to enjoy...oh there will also be a game of rugby. See you...

Date: Saturday 15 August
Where:
McLean Park, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Magpies v Counties Manukau Steelers


Free
Wine Books and More: POSTPONED

Wine Books and More: POSTPONED

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. We may take...

Date: Tuesday 16 June to Tuesday 15 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Wine Books and More: POSTPONED


Free
Knit and Natter: CANCELLED

Knit and Natter: CANCELLED

Knit and Natter happens each month regardless of the seasons at Taradale Library. Bring your knitting or other needlework and share a cuppa and chat. Napier Libraries is a true community hub which supports learning, creativity and interaction with free programmes and activities designed for...

Date: Wednesday 17 June to Wednesday 16 December
Where:
Taradale Library, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Knit and Natter: CANCELLED


Free
Hastings Library Bookchat: POSTPONED

Hastings Library Bookchat: POSTPONED

Join us at Hastings War Memorial Library 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...

Date: Wednesday 17 June to Wednesday 16 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Hastings Library Bookchat: POSTPONED


Free
Third Thursday Book Club: POSTPONED

Third Thursday Book Club: POSTPONED

This Havelock North Library book club for adults will give you the opportunity to share with others about the books you have been reading. We do not read a set book, just come along ready to discuss books you've read and liked, or even tell us about the ones you didn't enjoy and why! Library staff...

Date: Thursday 18 June to Thursday 17 December
Where:
Havelock North Library, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Third Thursday Book Club: POSTPONED


Food & Wine Pairing: POSTPONED

Food & Wine Pairing: POSTPONED

A gorgeous 4 course degustation menu beautifully paired with the incredible wines of The Urban Winery. Our free shuttle service will be running for our Food & Wine guests so you can enjoy your evening and leave the driving to us. Everyone is welcome, you don’t need to be a member to enjoy...

Date: Friday 21 August
Where:
Taradale Club, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Food & Wine Pairing: POSTPONED


Bay Ford Cyclocross Hawkes Bay Series 2020 Race #6

Bay Ford Cyclocross Hawkes Bay Series 2020 Race #6

Cyclocross (CX) takes elements from both road and mountain bike racing and presents as a spectator friendly, short, fast race that all ages and skill levels can enjoy. It’s typically raced on an off-road circuit, each lap takes about 4-6 minutes to complete. Riders complete several laps in each...

Date: Sunday 23 August
Where:
Black Barn Vineyards, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Bay Ford Cyclocross Hawkes Bay Series 2020 Race #6


Magpies v Canterbury

Magpies v Canterbury

Mitre 10 Rugby at McLean Park as the Mighty Magpies take on Canterbury. Round up friends, clients or family to cheer the boys in black and white on. There will be tonnes of competitions, giveaways, activation's and fun activities to enjoy...oh there will also be a game of rugby. See you there!

Date: Sunday 23 August
Where:
McLean Park, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Magpies v Canterbury


Free
Tea with Tales: CANCELLED

Tea with Tales: CANCELLED

Tea with Tales are book groups which operate in partnership with the Royal New Zealand Foundation of the Blind. This group is run by the Friends of the Taradale Library. The Friends and volunteers read from some interesting titles that are available from the Royal New Zealand Foundation for...

Date: Wednesday 24 June to Wednesday 23 December
Where:
Taradale Library, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Tea with Tales: CANCELLED


Free
Messy Church

Messy Church

Postponed During the Covid - 19 Outbreak Free fun for the whole family. Learn new crafts, activities, and music with a Bible theme. Included is a light meal. Hosted by St Peter's Anglican Church, Riverslea, Hastings. All are welcome so bring your friends and neighbours. We look forward to...

Date: Saturday 27 June to Saturday 19 December
Where:
St Martins Hall, Mayfair, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Messy Church


Free
The Ossian Street Market: CANCELLED

The Ossian Street Market: CANCELLED

The Ossian Street Market is a fantastic local market that specialises in vintage, collectables and quality secondhand goods. It runs the last Sunday of every month from 9am - 1pm, weather permitting. Situated in the carpark opposite FG Smiths Eatery 9b Ossian Street.

Date: Sunday 26 July to Sunday 28 March
Where:
F.G Smith Eatery, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - The Ossian Street Market: CANCELLED


September 2020

Free
Rhythm and Rhymes: POSTPONED

Rhythm and Rhymes: POSTPONED

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 2 June to Tuesday 22 December
Where:
Havelock North Library, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Rhythm and Rhymes: POSTPONED


Free
Bakers Club: POSTPONED

Bakers Club: POSTPONED

Join us at Hastings War Memorial Library on the first Tuesday of each month from 10:30am to 11:30am to 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...

Date: Tuesday 2 June to Tuesday 1 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Bakers Club: POSTPONED


Free
Hastings Scrabble Club: POSTPONED

Hastings Scrabble Club: POSTPONED

Meets in the Activities Area of the Hastings Library every Tuesday 1pm - 4pm. Ring Yvonne on 027 629 6659 or on Joan 878 2418 - or just come along! We may take photographs or video recordings during events and programmes which may be used in Council promotional material.

Date: Tuesday 2 June to Tuesday 15 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Hastings Scrabble Club: POSTPONED


Free
U3A Book Club: POSTPONED

U3A Book Club: POSTPONED

The Havelock North U3A host this book discussion group at the Havelock North Library on the first Wednesday of the month.. To attend or for more information please call the Havelock North U3A Secretary on +06 878 5920. The Havelock North U3A group is part of a nation-wide organization. The...

Date: Wednesday 3 June to Saturday 7 November
Where:
Havelock North Library, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - U3A Book Club: POSTPONED


Free
Read 'N' Chat: CANCELLED

Read 'N' Chat: CANCELLED

Looking for your next great read? Read'n'Chat is a monthly book group held at Napier and Taradale Libraries, everyone is welcome to come along, talk about books and learn more about the library. The friendly library staff share titles they have enjoyed recently, and you are welcome to share...

Date: Wednesday 3 June to Wednesday 2 December
Where:
Napier Library, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Read 'N' Chat: CANCELLED


Free
Hastings Knitting (And Crochet) Group: POSTPONED

Hastings Knitting (And Crochet) Group: POSTPONED

The Hastings Knitting and Crochet Group meets every Wednesday in the Hastings War Memorial Library, upstairs in the Activities area. All skill levels are welcome. We may take photographs or video recordings during events and programmes which may be used in Council promotional material.

Date: Wednesday 3 June to Wednesday 9 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Hastings Knitting (And Crochet) Group: POSTPONED


Free
Preschool Storytime: POSTPONED

Preschool Storytime: POSTPONED

Fun stories, songs, activities and crafts for preschoolers and their caregivers. Foster a love of reading in your little one. Children must be accompanied by a caregiver. We may take photographs or video recordings during events and programmes which may be used in Council promotional...

Date: Wednesday 3 June to Wednesday 16 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Preschool Storytime: POSTPONED


Free
Preschool Storytime: POSTPONED

Preschool Storytime: POSTPONED

Join us on Wednesdays for a fun storytime and craft session in the Children's Area at Havelock North Library. All are welcome for stories and fun! Children must be accompanied by a caregiver. Please note these sessions are only during school terms. We may take photographs or video recordings...

Date: Wednesday 3 June to Wednesday 16 December
Where:
Havelock North Library, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Preschool Storytime: POSTPONED


Free
Young At Heart: POSTPONED

Young At Heart: POSTPONED

Join us at the Havelock North Library for a bookchat 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...

Date: Thursday 4 June to Thursday 3 December
Where:
Havelock North Library, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Young At Heart: POSTPONED


Free
Builders Anonymous: POSTPONED

Builders Anonymous: POSTPONED

*Postponed until further notice. A fortnightly drop in session for kids aged 5+. Take part in our challenges or work on your own project. All you need to bring along is your imagination! We may take photographs or video recordings during events and programmes which may be used in Council...

Date: Thursday 11 June to Thursday 10 December
Where:
Havelock North Library, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Builders Anonymous: POSTPONED


Hawke's Bay Home and Garden Show 2020

Hawke's Bay Home and Garden Show 2020

Join us in celebrating 30 years of turning houses into homes. The Hawke’s Bay Home & Garden Show is packed with all the ideas and information that you need to transform your surroundings into the space you’ve always dreamed of. Be thrilled by the variety, amazed by the innovations and...

Date: Friday 4 September to Sunday 6 September
Where:
McLean Park, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Hawke's Bay Home and Garden Show 2020


Free
Flaxmere parkrun

Flaxmere parkrun

Fun, free, forever, 5km timed run/walks around the beautiful Flaxmere park. Starts every Saturday, every week, every month, every year from outside the playground in Flaxmere Park. Register for free for your own personal barcode that you can use at any parkrun, anywhere in the world. Print the...

Date: Saturday 6 June to Saturday 14 November
Where:
Flaxmere Park, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Flaxmere parkrun


Free
Preschool Storytime: POSTPONED

Preschool Storytime: POSTPONED

Fun stories, songs, activities and crafts for preschoolers and their caregivers. Foster a love of reading in your little one. Children must be accompanied by a caregiver. We may take photographs or video recordings during events and programmes which may be used in Council promotional material.

Date: Sunday 7 June to Sunday 20 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Preschool Storytime: POSTPONED


Free
Minecraft Club: POSTPONED

Minecraft Club: POSTPONED

Do you love gaming? Are you a fan of Minecraft? Then come along to our Minecraft Club sessions where you can collaborate with other like-minded gamers, swap tips and get creative in weekly theme challenges! Suitable for ages 5+ and all skill levels. BYOD. Held every Monday, term time only....

Date: Monday 8 June to Monday 14 December
Where:
Havelock North Library, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Minecraft Club: POSTPONED


Free
Poetry Open Mic Night: POSTPONED

Poetry Open Mic Night: POSTPONED

A monthly get together by Napier Live Poets. Napier Live Poets. Come along and be a part of our wonderful, vibrant poetry group, where you can share your own work and hear poems by other members of Hawke’s Bay’s community. If you want to just listen, that is fine too. Napier Live Poets is...

Date: Monday 6 July to Monday 7 December
Where:
The CAN, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Poetry Open Mic Night: POSTPONED


Free
Read 'N' Chat: CANCELLED

Read 'N' Chat: CANCELLED

Looking for your next great read? Read'n'Chat is a monthly book group held at Napier and Taradale Libraries, everyone is welcome to come along, talk about books and learn more about the library. The friendly library staff share titles they have enjoyed recently, and you are welcome to share...

Date: Wednesday 10 June to Wednesday 9 December
Where:
Taradale Library, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Read 'N' Chat: CANCELLED


Magpies v Northland Taniwha

Magpies v Northland Taniwha

Mitre 10 Rugby at McLean Park as the Mighty Magpies take on Northland. Round up friends, clients or family to cheer the boys in black and white on. There will be tonnes of competitions, giveaways, activation's and fun activities to enjoy...oh there will also be a game of rugby. See you there!

Date: Saturday 12 September
Where:
McLean Park, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Magpies v Northland Taniwha


Dangerous Liaisons: CANCELLED

Dangerous Liaisons: CANCELLED

Rich, idle and cruel, the Vicomte de Valmont and the Marquise de Merteuil delight in the corruption of virtue. For them, there is no love, only malicious pleasure in crushing youthful dreams of romance and humiliating the innocent in a corrupt and wicked game. With players such as these, lovers...

Date: Saturday 12 September to Sunday 13 September
Where:
Napier Municipal Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Dangerous Liaisons: CANCELLED


Free
Wine Books and More: POSTPONED

Wine Books and More: POSTPONED

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. We may take...

Date: Tuesday 16 June to Tuesday 15 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Wine Books and More: POSTPONED


Free
Knit and Natter: CANCELLED

Knit and Natter: CANCELLED

Knit and Natter happens each month regardless of the seasons at Taradale Library. Bring your knitting or other needlework and share a cuppa and chat. Napier Libraries is a true community hub which supports learning, creativity and interaction with free programmes and activities designed for...

Date: Wednesday 17 June to Wednesday 16 December
Where:
Taradale Library, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Knit and Natter: CANCELLED


Free
Hastings Library Bookchat: POSTPONED

Hastings Library Bookchat: POSTPONED

Join us at Hastings War Memorial Library 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...

Date: Wednesday 17 June to Wednesday 16 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Hastings Library Bookchat: POSTPONED


Free
Third Thursday Book Club: POSTPONED

Third Thursday Book Club: POSTPONED

This Havelock North Library book club for adults will give you the opportunity to share with others about the books you have been reading. We do not read a set book, just come along ready to discuss books you've read and liked, or even tell us about the ones you didn't enjoy and why! Library staff...

Date: Thursday 18 June to Thursday 17 December
Where:
Havelock North Library, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Third Thursday Book Club: POSTPONED


Friends! The Musical Parody

Friends! The Musical Parody

So, no one told you life was gonna be this way, nor did they tell you about the hilarious new musical that lovingly lampoons one of TV’s all-time greatest shows in the hit New York and Las Vegas show Friends! The Musical Parody. Friends! The Musical Parody will be there for you in 2020 as it...

Date: Thursday 17 September
Where:
Napier Municipal Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Friends! The Musical Parody


Magpies v Manawatu Turbos

Magpies v Manawatu Turbos

Mitre 10 Rugby at McLean Park as the Mighty Magpies take on Manawatu. Round up friends, clients or family to cheer the boys in black and white on. There will be tonnes of competitions, giveaways, activation's and fun activities to enjoy...oh there will also be a game of rugby. See you there!

Date: Friday 18 September
Where:
McLean Park, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Magpies v Manawatu Turbos


Sotheby's Realty Hawke's Bay Marathon

Sotheby's Realty Hawke's Bay Marathon

Run away to Hawke's Bay for a running festival incorporating 42km, 21km, 10km and 3km kids run options. Take in the best highlights of the region, with flat easy running through local cycle trails, quiet country roads and pass vineyards and orchards - all finishing at the impressive Elephant...

Date: Saturday 19 September
Where:
Elephant Hill Estate Winery, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Sotheby's Realty Hawke's Bay Marathon


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Hawke's Bay Wine Auction

Hawke's Bay Wine Auction

The Hawke’s Bay Wine Auction celebrates 29 years in 2020 with Hawke’s Bay’s most talented winemakers providing over 40 lots of wine, many of which are being specially blended. This year’s Wine Auction event will take place on Saturday the 19th of September 2020. The main event begins...

Date: Saturday 19 September
Where:
Toitoi - Hawke's Bay Arts & Events Centre, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Hawke's Bay Wine Auction


Flying Chefs Charity Dinner

Flying Chefs Charity Dinner

Help support Brain Injury Hawke’s Bay with our annual fundraising event. Enjoy canapes and four delicious courses created and cooked by Head Chef Mark Southon from the award-winning O’Connell Street Bistro along with the amazing duo of Steve Logan and Shaun Clouston from the renowned Logan...

Date: Saturday 19 September
Where:
Te Awa Winery, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Flying Chefs Charity Dinner


Free
Tea with Tales: CANCELLED

Tea with Tales: CANCELLED

Tea with Tales are book groups which operate in partnership with the Royal New Zealand Foundation of the Blind. This group is run by the Friends of the Taradale Library. The Friends and volunteers read from some interesting titles that are available from the Royal New Zealand Foundation for...

Date: Wednesday 24 June to Wednesday 23 December
Where:
Taradale Library, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Tea with Tales: CANCELLED


Free
Messy Church

Messy Church

Postponed During the Covid - 19 Outbreak Free fun for the whole family. Learn new crafts, activities, and music with a Bible theme. Included is a light meal. Hosted by St Peter's Anglican Church, Riverslea, Hastings. All are welcome so bring your friends and neighbours. We look forward to...

Date: Saturday 27 June to Saturday 19 December
Where:
St Martins Hall, Mayfair, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Messy Church


Free
The Ossian Street Market: CANCELLED

The Ossian Street Market: CANCELLED

The Ossian Street Market is a fantastic local market that specialises in vintage, collectables and quality secondhand goods. It runs the last Sunday of every month from 9am - 1pm, weather permitting. Situated in the carpark opposite FG Smiths Eatery 9b Ossian Street.

Date: Sunday 26 July to Sunday 28 March
Where:
F.G Smith Eatery, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - The Ossian Street Market: CANCELLED


October 2020

Free
Young At Heart: POSTPONED

Young At Heart: POSTPONED

Join us at the Havelock North Library for a bookchat 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...

Date: Thursday 4 June to Thursday 3 December
Where:
Havelock North Library, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Young At Heart: POSTPONED


Magpies v Wellington Lions

Magpies v Wellington Lions

Mitre 10 Rugby at McLean Park as the Mighty Magpies take on Wellington. Round up friends, clients or family to cheer the boys in black and white on. There will be tonnes of competitions, giveaways, activation's and fun activities to enjoy...oh there will also be a game of rugby. See you there!

Date: Friday 2 October
Where:
McLean Park, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Magpies v Wellington Lions


Free
Flaxmere parkrun

Flaxmere parkrun

Fun, free, forever, 5km timed run/walks around the beautiful Flaxmere park. Starts every Saturday, every week, every month, every year from outside the playground in Flaxmere Park. Register for free for your own personal barcode that you can use at any parkrun, anywhere in the world. Print the...

Date: Saturday 6 June to Saturday 14 November
Where:
Flaxmere Park, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Flaxmere parkrun


Cole Murray Cape Kidnappers Trail Run

Cole Murray Cape Kidnappers Trail Run

The Cole Murray Cape Kidnappers Trail Run is located in beautiful Hawke’s Bay. The course is set mostly on private land and includes trail by windswept beaches, native forest, waterfalls, river gorges and stunning coastal farmland. The views are simply spectacular! You can run or walk...

Date: Saturday 3 October
Where:
Clifton Bay Cafe, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Cole Murray Cape Kidnappers Trail Run


Free
Poetry Open Mic Night: POSTPONED

Poetry Open Mic Night: POSTPONED

A monthly get together by Napier Live Poets. Napier Live Poets. Come along and be a part of our wonderful, vibrant poetry group, where you can share your own work and hear poems by other members of Hawke’s Bay’s community. If you want to just listen, that is fine too. Napier Live Poets is...

Date: Monday 6 July to Monday 7 December
Where:
The CAN, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Poetry Open Mic Night: POSTPONED


Free
Rhythm and Rhymes: POSTPONED

Rhythm and Rhymes: POSTPONED

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 2 June to Tuesday 22 December
Where:
Havelock North Library, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Rhythm and Rhymes: POSTPONED


Free
Bakers Club: POSTPONED

Bakers Club: POSTPONED

Join us at Hastings War Memorial Library on the first Tuesday of each month from 10:30am to 11:30am to 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...

Date: Tuesday 2 June to Tuesday 1 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Bakers Club: POSTPONED


Free
Hastings Scrabble Club: POSTPONED

Hastings Scrabble Club: POSTPONED

Meets in the Activities Area of the Hastings Library every Tuesday 1pm - 4pm. Ring Yvonne on 027 629 6659 or on Joan 878 2418 - or just come along! We may take photographs or video recordings during events and programmes which may be used in Council promotional material.

Date: Tuesday 2 June to Tuesday 15 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Hastings Scrabble Club: POSTPONED


Free
U3A Book Club: POSTPONED

U3A Book Club: POSTPONED

The Havelock North U3A host this book discussion group at the Havelock North Library on the first Wednesday of the month.. To attend or for more information please call the Havelock North U3A Secretary on +06 878 5920. The Havelock North U3A group is part of a nation-wide organization. The...

Date: Wednesday 3 June to Saturday 7 November
Where:
Havelock North Library, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - U3A Book Club: POSTPONED


Free
Read 'N' Chat: CANCELLED

Read 'N' Chat: CANCELLED

Looking for your next great read? Read'n'Chat is a monthly book group held at Napier and Taradale Libraries, everyone is welcome to come along, talk about books and learn more about the library. The friendly library staff share titles they have enjoyed recently, and you are welcome to share...

Date: Wednesday 3 June to Wednesday 2 December
Where:
Napier Library, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Read 'N' Chat: CANCELLED


Free
Hastings Knitting (And Crochet) Group: POSTPONED

Hastings Knitting (And Crochet) Group: POSTPONED

The Hastings Knitting and Crochet Group meets every Wednesday in the Hastings War Memorial Library, upstairs in the Activities area. All skill levels are welcome. We may take photographs or video recordings during events and programmes which may be used in Council promotional material.

Date: Wednesday 3 June to Wednesday 9 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Hastings Knitting (And Crochet) Group: POSTPONED


Free
Minecraft Club: POSTPONED

Minecraft Club: POSTPONED

Do you love gaming? Are you a fan of Minecraft? Then come along to our Minecraft Club sessions where you can collaborate with other like-minded gamers, swap tips and get creative in weekly theme challenges! Suitable for ages 5+ and all skill levels. BYOD. Held every Monday, term time only....

Date: Monday 8 June to Monday 14 December
Where:
Havelock North Library, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Minecraft Club: POSTPONED


Doric String Quartet

Doric String Quartet

If the bar for quartet excellence was already set stratospherically high, the UK’s Doric String Quartet has surely launched it into orbit. Founded in 1998, the Quartet has firmly established itself as the leading British string quartet of its generation, receiving enthusiastic responses from...

Date: Monday 12 October
Where:
MTG Century Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Doric String Quartet


Free
Read 'N' Chat: CANCELLED

Read 'N' Chat: CANCELLED

Looking for your next great read? Read'n'Chat is a monthly book group held at Napier and Taradale Libraries, everyone is welcome to come along, talk about books and learn more about the library. The friendly library staff share titles they have enjoyed recently, and you are welcome to share...

Date: Wednesday 10 June to Wednesday 9 December
Where:
Taradale Library, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Read 'N' Chat: CANCELLED


Free
Preschool Storytime: POSTPONED

Preschool Storytime: POSTPONED

Fun stories, songs, activities and crafts for preschoolers and their caregivers. Foster a love of reading in your little one. Children must be accompanied by a caregiver. We may take photographs or video recordings during events and programmes which may be used in Council promotional...

Date: Wednesday 3 June to Wednesday 16 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Preschool Storytime: POSTPONED


Free
Preschool Storytime: POSTPONED

Preschool Storytime: POSTPONED

Join us on Wednesdays for a fun storytime and craft session in the Children's Area at Havelock North Library. All are welcome for stories and fun! Children must be accompanied by a caregiver. Please note these sessions are only during school terms. We may take photographs or video recordings...

Date: Wednesday 3 June to Wednesday 16 December
Where:
Havelock North Library, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Preschool Storytime: POSTPONED


Free
Third Thursday Book Club: POSTPONED

Third Thursday Book Club: POSTPONED

This Havelock North Library book club for adults will give you the opportunity to share with others about the books you have been reading. We do not read a set book, just come along ready to discuss books you've read and liked, or even tell us about the ones you didn't enjoy and why! Library staff...

Date: Thursday 18 June to Thursday 17 December
Where:
Havelock North Library, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Third Thursday Book Club: POSTPONED


Free
Builders Anonymous: POSTPONED

Builders Anonymous: POSTPONED

*Postponed until further notice. A fortnightly drop in session for kids aged 5+. Take part in our challenges or work on your own project. All you need to bring along is your imagination! We may take photographs or video recordings during events and programmes which may be used in Council...

Date: Thursday 11 June to Thursday 10 December
Where:
Havelock North Library, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Builders Anonymous: POSTPONED


Free
Preschool Storytime: POSTPONED

Preschool Storytime: POSTPONED

Fun stories, songs, activities and crafts for preschoolers and their caregivers. Foster a love of reading in your little one. Children must be accompanied by a caregiver. We may take photographs or video recordings during events and programmes which may be used in Council promotional material.

Date: Sunday 7 June to Sunday 20 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Preschool Storytime: POSTPONED


Free
Wine Books and More: POSTPONED

Wine Books and More: POSTPONED

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. We may take...

Date: Tuesday 16 June to Tuesday 15 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Wine Books and More: POSTPONED


NZSO Timeless: CANCELLED

NZSO Timeless: CANCELLED

Update: With the ongoing uncertainty due to the COVID-19 situation, we regret that all scheduled New Zealand Symphony Orchestra concerts and associated events until 31 July, 2020 have been cancelled. -- Principal Partner Ryman Healthcare. Edo de Waart Conductor. Beethoven orch. Weingartner...

Date: Tuesday 20 October
Where:
Napier Municipal Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - NZSO Timeless: CANCELLED


Free
Knit and Natter: CANCELLED

Knit and Natter: CANCELLED

Knit and Natter happens each month regardless of the seasons at Taradale Library. Bring your knitting or other needlework and share a cuppa and chat. Napier Libraries is a true community hub which supports learning, creativity and interaction with free programmes and activities designed for...

Date: Wednesday 17 June to Wednesday 16 December
Where:
Taradale Library, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Knit and Natter: CANCELLED


Te Moana Glow Show!

Te Moana Glow Show!

Illuminate kids’ hearts and minds with this magical giant scale glow-in-the-dark puppet show! Go under the sea with a courageous Kina on her journey of discovery across the Pacific Ocean to Aotearoa. It’s a delightful story of our kai moana and the whakatauki ‘He waka eke noa. We are all in...

Date: Wednesday 21 October
Where:
Napier Municipal Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Te Moana Glow Show!


Free
Hastings Library Bookchat: POSTPONED

Hastings Library Bookchat: POSTPONED

Join us at Hastings War Memorial Library 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...

Date: Wednesday 17 June to Wednesday 16 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Hastings Library Bookchat: POSTPONED


Free
The Ossian Street Market: CANCELLED

The Ossian Street Market: CANCELLED

The Ossian Street Market is a fantastic local market that specialises in vintage, collectables and quality secondhand goods. It runs the last Sunday of every month from 9am - 1pm, weather permitting. Situated in the carpark opposite FG Smiths Eatery 9b Ossian Street.

Date: Sunday 26 July to Sunday 28 March
Where:
F.G Smith Eatery, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - The Ossian Street Market: CANCELLED


Free
Tea with Tales: CANCELLED

Tea with Tales: CANCELLED

Tea with Tales are book groups which operate in partnership with the Royal New Zealand Foundation of the Blind. This group is run by the Friends of the Taradale Library. The Friends and volunteers read from some interesting titles that are available from the Royal New Zealand Foundation for...

Date: Wednesday 24 June to Wednesday 23 December
Where:
Taradale Library, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Tea with Tales: CANCELLED


National Sports Club Tournament: CANCELLED

National Sports Club Tournament: CANCELLED

To encourage our mates to have regular health checks and to make them aware of the support agencies available for men dealing with mental health issues. The sports to be played in the initial year are Rugby League 9’s, Rugby 7's and Touch Rugby. Through our competitive nature we are using...

Date: Saturday 31 October
Where:
Mitre 10 Park, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - National Sports Club Tournament: CANCELLED


Hawkes Bay Women's Lifestyle Expo

Hawkes Bay Women's Lifestyle Expo

Come join us at NZ's special event for women! The Hawkes Bay Women's Lifestyle Expo is a two-day event for women of all ages. With more than 120 companies involved featuring everything from artisan goods, jewellery and beauty to fashion, eco-friendly products, business products & information,...

Date: Saturday 31 October to Sunday 1 November
Where:
Pettigrew Green Arena, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Hawkes Bay Women's Lifestyle Expo


Free
Messy Church

Messy Church

Postponed During the Covid - 19 Outbreak Free fun for the whole family. Learn new crafts, activities, and music with a Bible theme. Included is a light meal. Hosted by St Peter's Anglican Church, Riverslea, Hastings. All are welcome so bring your friends and neighbours. We look forward to...

Date: Saturday 27 June to Saturday 19 December
Where:
St Martins Hall, Mayfair, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Messy Church


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Homecoming - NZ Tour: POSTPONED

Homecoming - NZ Tour: POSTPONED

LIKE A STORM - GLOBAL ANNOUNCEMENT We are really sorry to announce that due to the worsening of the Covid-19 pandemic, all of our upcoming NZ/UK/EU dates will be rescheduled for later on this year. All tickets & VIPs will be honoured for the new tour dates. Once the new tour dates are...

Date: Saturday 31 October
Where:
Paisley Stage, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Homecoming - NZ Tour: POSTPONED


November 2020

Hawkes Bay Women's Lifestyle Expo

Hawkes Bay Women's Lifestyle Expo

Come join us at NZ's special event for women! The Hawkes Bay Women's Lifestyle Expo is a two-day event for women of all ages. With more than 120 companies involved featuring everything from artisan goods, jewellery and beauty to fashion, eco-friendly products, business products & information,...

Date: Saturday 31 October to Sunday 1 November
Where:
Pettigrew Green Arena, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Hawkes Bay Women's Lifestyle Expo


Free
Preschool Storytime: POSTPONED

Preschool Storytime: POSTPONED

Fun stories, songs, activities and crafts for preschoolers and their caregivers. Foster a love of reading in your little one. Children must be accompanied by a caregiver. We may take photographs or video recordings during events and programmes which may be used in Council promotional material.

Date: Sunday 7 June to Sunday 20 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Preschool Storytime: POSTPONED


Free
Minecraft Club: POSTPONED

Minecraft Club: POSTPONED

Do you love gaming? Are you a fan of Minecraft? Then come along to our Minecraft Club sessions where you can collaborate with other like-minded gamers, swap tips and get creative in weekly theme challenges! Suitable for ages 5+ and all skill levels. BYOD. Held every Monday, term time only....

Date: Monday 8 June to Monday 14 December
Where:
Havelock North Library, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Minecraft Club: POSTPONED


Free
Poetry Open Mic Night: POSTPONED

Poetry Open Mic Night: POSTPONED

A monthly get together by Napier Live Poets. Napier Live Poets. Come along and be a part of our wonderful, vibrant poetry group, where you can share your own work and hear poems by other members of Hawke’s Bay’s community. If you want to just listen, that is fine too. Napier Live Poets is...

Date: Monday 6 July to Monday 7 December
Where:
The CAN, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Poetry Open Mic Night: POSTPONED


Free
Rhythm and Rhymes: POSTPONED

Rhythm and Rhymes: POSTPONED

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 2 June to Tuesday 22 December
Where:
Havelock North Library, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Rhythm and Rhymes: POSTPONED


Free
Bakers Club: POSTPONED

Bakers Club: POSTPONED

Join us at Hastings War Memorial Library on the first Tuesday of each month from 10:30am to 11:30am to 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...

Date: Tuesday 2 June to Tuesday 1 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Bakers Club: POSTPONED


Free
Hastings Scrabble Club: POSTPONED

Hastings Scrabble Club: POSTPONED

Meets in the Activities Area of the Hastings Library every Tuesday 1pm - 4pm. Ring Yvonne on 027 629 6659 or on Joan 878 2418 - or just come along! We may take photographs or video recordings during events and programmes which may be used in Council promotional material.

Date: Tuesday 2 June to Tuesday 15 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Hastings Scrabble Club: POSTPONED


Free
U3A Book Club: POSTPONED

U3A Book Club: POSTPONED

The Havelock North U3A host this book discussion group at the Havelock North Library on the first Wednesday of the month.. To attend or for more information please call the Havelock North U3A Secretary on +06 878 5920. The Havelock North U3A group is part of a nation-wide organization. The...

Date: Wednesday 3 June to Saturday 7 November
Where:
Havelock North Library, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - U3A Book Club: POSTPONED


Free
Read 'N' Chat: CANCELLED

Read 'N' Chat: CANCELLED

Looking for your next great read? Read'n'Chat is a monthly book group held at Napier and Taradale Libraries, everyone is welcome to come along, talk about books and learn more about the library. The friendly library staff share titles they have enjoyed recently, and you are welcome to share...

Date: Wednesday 3 June to Wednesday 2 December
Where:
Napier Library, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Read 'N' Chat: CANCELLED


Free
Hastings Knitting (And Crochet) Group: POSTPONED

Hastings Knitting (And Crochet) Group: POSTPONED

The Hastings Knitting and Crochet Group meets every Wednesday in the Hastings War Memorial Library, upstairs in the Activities area. All skill levels are welcome. We may take photographs or video recordings during events and programmes which may be used in Council promotional material.

Date: Wednesday 3 June to Wednesday 9 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Hastings Knitting (And Crochet) Group: POSTPONED


Free
Preschool Storytime: POSTPONED

Preschool Storytime: POSTPONED

Fun stories, songs, activities and crafts for preschoolers and their caregivers. Foster a love of reading in your little one. Children must be accompanied by a caregiver. We may take photographs or video recordings during events and programmes which may be used in Council promotional...

Date: Wednesday 3 June to Wednesday 16 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Preschool Storytime: POSTPONED


Free
Preschool Storytime: POSTPONED

Preschool Storytime: POSTPONED

Join us on Wednesdays for a fun storytime and craft session in the Children's Area at Havelock North Library. All are welcome for stories and fun! Children must be accompanied by a caregiver. Please note these sessions are only during school terms. We may take photographs or video recordings...

Date: Wednesday 3 June to Wednesday 16 December
Where:
Havelock North Library, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Preschool Storytime: POSTPONED


Free
Young At Heart: POSTPONED

Young At Heart: POSTPONED

Join us at the Havelock North Library for a bookchat 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...

Date: Thursday 4 June to Thursday 3 December
Where:
Havelock North Library, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Young At Heart: POSTPONED


The Nutcracker & Don Quixote

The Nutcracker & Don Quixote

Following their sell-out 2019 performances of Swan Lake, the Imperial Russian Ballet Company return to New Zealand to perform a double bill, The Nutcracker & Don Quixote. Two sensational ballets, one magnificent night of ballet. Act 1 - The Nutcracker The ageless tale of bravery and dreams set...

Date: Thursday 5 November
Where:
Napier Municipal Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Flaxmere parkrun

Flaxmere parkrun

Fun, free, forever, 5km timed run/walks around the beautiful Flaxmere park. Starts every Saturday, every week, every month, every year from outside the playground in Flaxmere Park. Register for free for your own personal barcode that you can use at any parkrun, anywhere in the world. Print the...

Date: Saturday 6 June to Saturday 14 November
Where:
Flaxmere Park, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Read 'N' Chat: CANCELLED

Read 'N' Chat: CANCELLED

Looking for your next great read? Read'n'Chat is a monthly book group held at Napier and Taradale Libraries, everyone is welcome to come along, talk about books and learn more about the library. The friendly library staff share titles they have enjoyed recently, and you are welcome to share...

Date: Wednesday 10 June to Wednesday 9 December
Where:
Taradale Library, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Read 'N' Chat: CANCELLED


Free
Builders Anonymous: POSTPONED

Builders Anonymous: POSTPONED

*Postponed until further notice. A fortnightly drop in session for kids aged 5+. Take part in our challenges or work on your own project. All you need to bring along is your imagination! We may take photographs or video recordings during events and programmes which may be used in Council...

Date: Thursday 11 June to Thursday 10 December
Where:
Havelock North Library, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Builders Anonymous: POSTPONED


Hawke's Bay Better Home & Living Show

Hawke's Bay Better Home & Living Show

Get tomorrow's ideas today! With over 120 exhibitors, 'Ask an Expert' sessions, latest trends, innovations and exclusive show specials it’s the place to be for solutions for sustainable homes, gardens and better living. There's fun for the whole family with the Resene Paint-a-Bird House. Plus...

Date: Friday 13 November to Sunday 15 November
Where:
Pettigrew Green Arena, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Hawke's Bay Better Home & Living Show


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RESCHEDULED White Chapel Jak - Summer Vibes Tour

RESCHEDULED White Chapel Jak - Summer Vibes Tour

Update: Rescheduled to 13 & 14 November Summer Vibes Tour 2020! We can't wait to get back to The Bay! You've seen them at Crab Farm Winery, New Years at the Napier Soundshell and festivals around Hawkes Bay. Hot off the back of a sold out debut “MusicLife Tour” crowd favorites White Chapel...

Date: Friday 13 November to Saturday 14 November
Where:
The Cabana, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - RESCHEDULED White Chapel Jak - Summer Vibes Tour


Mission Concert - Rod Stewart

Mission Concert - Rod Stewart

The Mission Concert’s favourite artist, Sir Rod Stewart, returns this November as part of his The Hits! world tour - a 50-year celebration of his stellar career, a career highlighted by extraordinary performances at The Mission in 2005 and 2012. The Mission Concerts will be Rod’s only North...

Date: Saturday 14 November to Sunday 15 November
Where:
Mission Estate Winery, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Mission Concert - Rod Stewart


Free
Wine Books and More: POSTPONED

Wine Books and More: POSTPONED

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. We may take...

Date: Tuesday 16 June to Tuesday 15 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Wine Books and More: POSTPONED


Free
Knit and Natter: CANCELLED

Knit and Natter: CANCELLED

Knit and Natter happens each month regardless of the seasons at Taradale Library. Bring your knitting or other needlework and share a cuppa and chat. Napier Libraries is a true community hub which supports learning, creativity and interaction with free programmes and activities designed for...

Date: Wednesday 17 June to Wednesday 16 December
Where:
Taradale Library, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Knit and Natter: CANCELLED


Free
Hastings Library Bookchat: POSTPONED

Hastings Library Bookchat: POSTPONED

Join us at Hastings War Memorial Library 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...

Date: Wednesday 17 June to Wednesday 16 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Hastings Library Bookchat: POSTPONED


Free
Third Thursday Book Club: POSTPONED

Third Thursday Book Club: POSTPONED

This Havelock North Library book club for adults will give you the opportunity to share with others about the books you have been reading. We do not read a set book, just come along ready to discuss books you've read and liked, or even tell us about the ones you didn't enjoy and why! Library staff...

Date: Thursday 18 June to Thursday 17 December
Where:
Havelock North Library, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Third Thursday Book Club: POSTPONED


Th' Dudes - Th' Bliss Tour

Th' Dudes - Th' Bliss Tour

Update: Th' Dudes - Th' Bliss Tour new dates announced. Details on the new show dates will be released in the coming weeks, but in the meantime ticket holders should hold on to their tickets as they will remain valid for the new shows. Kiwi icons Th’ Dudes announce they’ll reunite for...

Date: Monday 23 November
Where:
Napier Municipal Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Th' Dudes - Th' Bliss Tour


The ABBA Show

The ABBA Show

Direct from Australia, the world’s premier live ABBA tribute is back by popular demand after a sell-out mega NZ concert tour in 2018! Far from being ‘just another cover band’, The ABBA Show is a full-scale concert production featuring more than two hours of fun, energetic musical...

Date: Tuesday 24 November
Where:
Napier Municipal Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - The ABBA Show


Free
Tea with Tales: CANCELLED

Tea with Tales: CANCELLED

Tea with Tales are book groups which operate in partnership with the Royal New Zealand Foundation of the Blind. This group is run by the Friends of the Taradale Library. The Friends and volunteers read from some interesting titles that are available from the Royal New Zealand Foundation for...

Date: Wednesday 24 June to Wednesday 23 December
Where:
Taradale Library, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Tea with Tales: CANCELLED


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TWO FIRES Australia's Ultimate Jimmy Barnes and Cold Chisel: POSTPONED

TWO FIRES Australia's Ultimate Jimmy Barnes and Cold Chisel: POSTPONED

Postponed to November the 26th TWO FIRES Australia's Ultimate Jimmy Barnes and Cold Chisel Show has been Touring nationally and selling out venues across Australia. Fronted by Joe Differ TWO FIRES bring their high energy Show to all types of audiences in which consistently deliver an...

Date: Thursday 26 November
Where:
The Cabana, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - TWO FIRES Australia's Ultimate Jimmy Barnes and Cold Chisel: POSTPONED


Free
Messy Church

Messy Church

Postponed During the Covid - 19 Outbreak Free fun for the whole family. Learn new crafts, activities, and music with a Bible theme. Included is a light meal. Hosted by St Peter's Anglican Church, Riverslea, Hastings. All are welcome so bring your friends and neighbours. We look forward to...

Date: Saturday 27 June to Saturday 19 December
Where:
St Martins Hall, Mayfair, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Messy Church


The Sleeping Beauty

The Sleeping Beauty

In an enchanted kingdom, a princess was born. Blessed by fairies, Aurora grew into a beautiful young woman, protected by everyone who loved her from the evil beyond the castle walls. On her 16th birthday, Aurora’s world was shattered by the malevolent Carabosse, but, saved from certain death by...

Date: Saturday 28 November to Sunday 29 November
Where:
Napier Municipal Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - The Sleeping Beauty


Free
The Ossian Street Market: CANCELLED

The Ossian Street Market: CANCELLED

The Ossian Street Market is a fantastic local market that specialises in vintage, collectables and quality secondhand goods. It runs the last Sunday of every month from 9am - 1pm, weather permitting. Situated in the carpark opposite FG Smiths Eatery 9b Ossian Street.

Date: Sunday 26 July to Sunday 28 March
Where:
F.G Smith Eatery, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - The Ossian Street Market: CANCELLED


December 2020

Free
Rhythm and Rhymes: POSTPONED

Rhythm and Rhymes: POSTPONED

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 2 June to Tuesday 22 December
Where:
Havelock North Library, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Rhythm and Rhymes: POSTPONED


Free
Bakers Club: POSTPONED

Bakers Club: POSTPONED

Join us at Hastings War Memorial Library on the first Tuesday of each month from 10:30am to 11:30am to 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...

Date: Tuesday 2 June to Tuesday 1 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Bakers Club: POSTPONED


Free
Hastings Scrabble Club: POSTPONED

Hastings Scrabble Club: POSTPONED

Meets in the Activities Area of the Hastings Library every Tuesday 1pm - 4pm. Ring Yvonne on 027 629 6659 or on Joan 878 2418 - or just come along! We may take photographs or video recordings during events and programmes which may be used in Council promotional material.

Date: Tuesday 2 June to Tuesday 15 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Hastings Scrabble Club: POSTPONED


Free
Read 'N' Chat: CANCELLED

Read 'N' Chat: CANCELLED

Looking for your next great read? Read'n'Chat is a monthly book group held at Napier and Taradale Libraries, everyone is welcome to come along, talk about books and learn more about the library. The friendly library staff share titles they have enjoyed recently, and you are welcome to share...

Date: Wednesday 3 June to Wednesday 2 December
Where:
Napier Library, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Read 'N' Chat: CANCELLED


Free
Hastings Knitting (And Crochet) Group: POSTPONED

Hastings Knitting (And Crochet) Group: POSTPONED

The Hastings Knitting and Crochet Group meets every Wednesday in the Hastings War Memorial Library, upstairs in the Activities area. All skill levels are welcome. We may take photographs or video recordings during events and programmes which may be used in Council promotional material.

Date: Wednesday 3 June to Wednesday 9 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Hastings Knitting (And Crochet) Group: POSTPONED


Free
Preschool Storytime: POSTPONED

Preschool Storytime: POSTPONED

Fun stories, songs, activities and crafts for preschoolers and their caregivers. Foster a love of reading in your little one. Children must be accompanied by a caregiver. We may take photographs or video recordings during events and programmes which may be used in Council promotional...

Date: Wednesday 3 June to Wednesday 16 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Preschool Storytime: POSTPONED


Free
Preschool Storytime: POSTPONED

Preschool Storytime: POSTPONED

Join us on Wednesdays for a fun storytime and craft session in the Children's Area at Havelock North Library. All are welcome for stories and fun! Children must be accompanied by a caregiver. Please note these sessions are only during school terms. We may take photographs or video recordings...

Date: Wednesday 3 June to Wednesday 16 December
Where:
Havelock North Library, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Preschool Storytime: POSTPONED


Free
Young At Heart: POSTPONED

Young At Heart: POSTPONED

Join us at the Havelock North Library for a bookchat 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...

Date: Thursday 4 June to Thursday 3 December
Where:
Havelock North Library, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Young At Heart: POSTPONED


Free
Preschool Storytime: POSTPONED

Preschool Storytime: POSTPONED

Fun stories, songs, activities and crafts for preschoolers and their caregivers. Foster a love of reading in your little one. Children must be accompanied by a caregiver. We may take photographs or video recordings during events and programmes which may be used in Council promotional material.

Date: Sunday 7 June to Sunday 20 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Preschool Storytime: POSTPONED


Free
Minecraft Club: POSTPONED

Minecraft Club: POSTPONED

Do you love gaming? Are you a fan of Minecraft? Then come along to our Minecraft Club sessions where you can collaborate with other like-minded gamers, swap tips and get creative in weekly theme challenges! Suitable for ages 5+ and all skill levels. BYOD. Held every Monday, term time only....

Date: Monday 8 June to Monday 14 December
Where:
Havelock North Library, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Minecraft Club: POSTPONED


Free
Poetry Open Mic Night: POSTPONED

Poetry Open Mic Night: POSTPONED

A monthly get together by Napier Live Poets. Napier Live Poets. Come along and be a part of our wonderful, vibrant poetry group, where you can share your own work and hear poems by other members of Hawke’s Bay’s community. If you want to just listen, that is fine too. Napier Live Poets is...

Date: Monday 6 July to Monday 7 December
Where:
The CAN, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Poetry Open Mic Night: POSTPONED


Free
Read 'N' Chat: CANCELLED

Read 'N' Chat: CANCELLED

Looking for your next great read? Read'n'Chat is a monthly book group held at Napier and Taradale Libraries, everyone is welcome to come along, talk about books and learn more about the library. The friendly library staff share titles they have enjoyed recently, and you are welcome to share...

Date: Wednesday 10 June to Wednesday 9 December
Where:
Taradale Library, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Read 'N' Chat: CANCELLED


Free
Builders Anonymous: POSTPONED

Builders Anonymous: POSTPONED

*Postponed until further notice. A fortnightly drop in session for kids aged 5+. Take part in our challenges or work on your own project. All you need to bring along is your imagination! We may take photographs or video recordings during events and programmes which may be used in Council...

Date: Thursday 11 June to Thursday 10 December
Where:
Havelock North Library, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Builders Anonymous: POSTPONED


Oldershaw & Co Tag Team Relay

Oldershaw & Co Tag Team Relay

The Oldershaw & Co Ltd Tag Team relay is just before Christmas as we wanted to give this event the festive feel and it has always been a great success with plenty of laughs during the day. Fancy dress optional but encouraged This event showcases your own individual ability and also having fun...

Date: Tuesday 15 December
Where:
Pandora Pond, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Oldershaw & Co Tag Team Relay


Free
Wine Books and More: POSTPONED

Wine Books and More: POSTPONED

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. We may take...

Date: Tuesday 16 June to Tuesday 15 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Wine Books and More: POSTPONED


Free
Knit and Natter: CANCELLED

Knit and Natter: CANCELLED

Knit and Natter happens each month regardless of the seasons at Taradale Library. Bring your knitting or other needlework and share a cuppa and chat. Napier Libraries is a true community hub which supports learning, creativity and interaction with free programmes and activities designed for...

Date: Wednesday 17 June to Wednesday 16 December
Where:
Taradale Library, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Knit and Natter: CANCELLED


Free
Hastings Library Bookchat: POSTPONED

Hastings Library Bookchat: POSTPONED

Join us at Hastings War Memorial Library 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...

Date: Wednesday 17 June to Wednesday 16 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Hastings Library Bookchat: POSTPONED


Free
Third Thursday Book Club: POSTPONED

Third Thursday Book Club: POSTPONED

This Havelock North Library book club for adults will give you the opportunity to share with others about the books you have been reading. We do not read a set book, just come along ready to discuss books you've read and liked, or even tell us about the ones you didn't enjoy and why! Library staff...

Date: Thursday 18 June to Thursday 17 December
Where:
Havelock North Library, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Third Thursday Book Club: POSTPONED


Free
Messy Church

Messy Church

Postponed During the Covid - 19 Outbreak Free fun for the whole family. Learn new crafts, activities, and music with a Bible theme. Included is a light meal. Hosted by St Peter's Anglican Church, Riverslea, Hastings. All are welcome so bring your friends and neighbours. We look forward to...

Date: Saturday 27 June to Saturday 19 December
Where:
St Martins Hall, Mayfair, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Messy Church


Free
Tea with Tales: CANCELLED

Tea with Tales: CANCELLED

Tea with Tales are book groups which operate in partnership with the Royal New Zealand Foundation of the Blind. This group is run by the Friends of the Taradale Library. The Friends and volunteers read from some interesting titles that are available from the Royal New Zealand Foundation for...

Date: Wednesday 24 June to Wednesday 23 December
Where:
Taradale Library, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Tea with Tales: CANCELLED


Free
The Ossian Street Market: CANCELLED

The Ossian Street Market: CANCELLED

The Ossian Street Market is a fantastic local market that specialises in vintage, collectables and quality secondhand goods. It runs the last Sunday of every month from 9am - 1pm, weather permitting. Situated in the carpark opposite FG Smiths Eatery 9b Ossian Street.

Date: Sunday 26 July to Sunday 28 March
Where:
F.G Smith Eatery, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - The Ossian Street Market: CANCELLED


January 2021

Free
Another Day in Taradise

Another Day in Taradise

Come and join in the Sweet 16th celebrations, of our Another Day in Taradise. Free entry to the event and is very family friendly. We are proud to have the same amazing band playing, which will provide us with amazing tunes all day long. There will of course be great Moana Park wines...

Date: Saturday 16 January
Where:
Moana Park Winery, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Another Day in Taradise


Free
The Ossian Street Market: CANCELLED

The Ossian Street Market: CANCELLED

The Ossian Street Market is a fantastic local market that specialises in vintage, collectables and quality secondhand goods. It runs the last Sunday of every month from 9am - 1pm, weather permitting. Situated in the carpark opposite FG Smiths Eatery 9b Ossian Street.

Date: Sunday 26 July to Sunday 28 March
Where:
F.G Smith Eatery, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - The Ossian Street Market: CANCELLED


March 2021

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Eclipse - The Music of Pink Floyd - Napier

Eclipse - The Music of Pink Floyd - Napier

Dear Ticketholders As you may have heard today, the New Zealand Government has announced restrictions on mass public gatherings which will prevent the Eclipse Concert on the 28th of March from going ahead. We have also heard from a large number of ticket holders over the last couple of days...

Date: Saturday 27 March
Where:
Pettigrew Green Arena, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Eclipse - The Music of Pink Floyd - Napier


Free
The Ossian Street Market: CANCELLED

The Ossian Street Market: CANCELLED

The Ossian Street Market is a fantastic local market that specialises in vintage, collectables and quality secondhand goods. It runs the last Sunday of every month from 9am - 1pm, weather permitting. Situated in the carpark opposite FG Smiths Eatery 9b Ossian Street.

Date: Sunday 26 July to Sunday 28 March
Where:
F.G Smith Eatery, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - The Ossian Street Market: CANCELLED


April 2021

Napier Technical Rugby Centenary Opening night: POSTPONED

Napier Technical Rugby Centenary Opening night: POSTPONED

Due to the current Covid-19 pandemic the Tech rugby club has made the decision to postpone the Centenary event until April 2021. Existing tickets will remain valid for the postponed date (exact date TBC) however, a refund will be offered to those people who would prefer that option. In a...

Date: Friday 2 April
Where:
Napier Tech Rugby Club, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Napier Technical Rugby Centenary Opening night: POSTPONED


Napier Technical Rugby Centenary Lunch: POSTPONED

Napier Technical Rugby Centenary Lunch: POSTPONED

Due to the current Covid-19 pandemic the Tech rugby club has made the decision to postpone the Centenary event until April 2021. Existing tickets will remain valid for the postponed date (exact date TBC) however, a refund will be offered to those people who would prefer that option. In a...

Date: Saturday 3 April to Sunday 4 April
Where:
Napier Tech Rugby Club, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Napier Technical Rugby Centenary Lunch: POSTPONED


Napier Technical Rugby Centenary Dinner: POSTPONED

Napier Technical Rugby Centenary Dinner: POSTPONED

Due to the current Covid-19 pandemic the Tech rugby club has made the decision to postpone the Centenary event until April 2021. Existing tickets will remain valid for the postponed date (exact date TBC) however, a refund will be offered to those people who would prefer that option. In a...

Date: Saturday 3 April
Where:
Centennial Hall, Napier, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Napier Technical Rugby Centenary Dinner: POSTPONED


Yesterday Once More:

Yesterday Once More:

From the creators of the hit show OH WHAT A NIGHT! comes a unique new musical revue celebrating four of the most iconic singing groups of the 70’s known for their soaring vocal harmonies. YESTERDAY ONCE MORE stars four dynamic performers direct from Las Vegas whose lush harmonic...

Date: Wednesday 7 April
Where:
Toitoi - Hawke's Bay Arts & Events Centre, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Yesterday Once More:


May 2021

The Ten Tenors

The Ten Tenors

The Ten Tenors are postponing their near sold-out 2020 tour and have secured new dates for 2021. All tickets remain valid for the new dates. Box Offices around the country are currently overwhelmed with inquiries so please just hold onto your tickets. They remain valid for the new dates and...

Date: Tuesday 4 May
Where:
Napier Municipal Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - The Ten Tenors


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