Tuku 21 Libraries Programme – People, Stories, Places
Nelson City Council’s yearly Heritage Festival has been renamed to better reflect Nelson’s rich and varied cultural past.
For bookings email us or call us on 03 546 8100.
|Tuesday 23 March||8.15-9.45am||Heritage Research class (bookings required)||Stoke Library|
|Thursday 8 April||9.30-11am||Heritage Research class (bookings required)||
Elma Turner Library
|Saturday 10 April||1.15-3pm||Waterways & Place - Stories workshop (bookings required)||Stoke Library|
|Saturday 10 & Saturday 17 April||10.30-12pm||Your Today is tomorrow's history - writing workshop ($10 both workshops) with Ro Cambridge (bookings required)||Elma Turner Library|
|Wednesday 14 April||5-6pm||Learning Wikipedia – A New Editor Attempts to Improve the Entry for Cawthron (bookings required)||Elma Turner Library|
|Sunday 18 April||2-3pm||Friends of the Library talk - heritage of Nelson's Pottery: a collector (John Hewstone, a potter (Christopher Vine) and an expert (Vic Evans) in conversation||Elma Turner Library|
|Tuesday 20 April||12-1.30pm||FamilySearch - hidden gems Michael Higgins – Regional Manager Family Search (bookings required)||Elma Turner Library|
|Wednesday 21 April||10-11am||Retro crafts - Hand sew your own pin cushion 7-12 years (bookings required)||Elma Turner Library|
|Wednesday 21 April||12.30-1.30pm||Inscriptions from Time: A dramatisation of a historical mystery performed by young people of Nelson||Elma Turner Library|
|Tuesday 27 April||10.30-11.30am||Pūrākau - Legends of Te Tau Ihu : stories, crafts, waiata||Elma Turner Library|
|Thursday 29 April||6.15-8.15pm||Your Today is tomorrow's history - writing workshop (cost $5, bookings required)||Stoke Library|
|Friday 30 April||10-11am||Retro video games - Nintendo, Pacman & more (bookings required)||Elma Turner Library|
Other things during Tuku 21
- Life in the Bubble - glass cabinets Elma Turner library, Artefacts collected by the Nelson Provincial Museum: 1 April - 16 April 2021.
- Waterway Stories Display – collecting stories of Poormans Stream at Stoke Library, and of the Mahitahi at Elma Turner Library
- Heritage Buildings quiz – collect a quiz from your library (Elma Turner, Stoke, Nightingale Memorial) or download it here: