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Heritage Month

Posted on 16 January 2020

February 2020 is Heritage month for Waipa District Libraries.

We have a number of presentations and activities planned in both Cambridge and Te Awamutu.

Please note that some events require registration.

New Wine in Old Bottles: the development of Te Awamutu through stories of some of the town’s heritage commercial buildings (Historian Alan Hall)
Wednesday 5 February: 6.30pm
Te Awamutu Library | Community Room

Cambridge Central Heritage Walk – Guided by Roger Gordon

Limited numbers. Requires a reasonable level of fitness. Allow up to 2 hours.
Friday 7 February: 10am (meet at Town Hall)
Registration required: Click here

Te Ara Wai Journeys (Te Awamutu Museum)

Wednesday 12 February: 6.30pm
Te Awamutu Library | Community Room

Enzed History Online- Kathryn’s top 20 favourites (Kathryn Parsons, Cambridge Museum)

Thursday 13 February: 6.30pm
Cambridge Library/Council Committee Room
Registration appreciated: Click here

Te Awamutu Central Heritage Walk – Guided by Alan Hall

Limited numbers. Requires a reasonable level of fitness. Allow up to 2 hours.
Friday 14 February: 10am (meet in Te Awamutu Library Foyer)
Registration required: Click here

Good Grief, Granny’s Gone!

Do you want to record your family's stories while they are still available? Come along and hear from farmer/author Richard Cato and author Kingsley Field how to record those stories.
Saturday 15 February: 10am-12noon
Cambridge Library/Council Committee Room
Registration required: Click here

New Zealand Remembrance Army (Rowan Miller)

Wednesday 19 February: 6.30pm
Te Awamutu Library Community Room

Plough of the Pakeha | Cambridge 1864 to 1874 (Roger Gordon and Greg Gascoigne)
In assocation with the Cambridge Historical Society

Tuesday 25 February: 6.30pm
Cambridge Library

Te Awamutu Cambridge Community Events Cambridge & Te Awamutu