Turama Matariki Light show: Matariki will be brought to life in a 3D light and sound show on the St James building. Show includes Kapa Haka, puppets and drummers. July 14 and 15, 5pm-8pm on Lorne St, close to the Central City Library.
Genealogy: meeting of the Auckland Branch of the NZ Society of Genealogists. Phil Sai-Louie will speak about ‘‘First Names of the British Isles’’. We look at where these names came from and why some names became popular. July 26, 10.30am at WhareWananga, level two, Central City Library on Lorne St. Phone 520 0082 for more information.
Red Hat Society: central city chapter, Queen City Java Belles, invites ladies with email access to weekly Friday cafe lunches, visits to art exhibitions and other social and cultural events. No fees. Contact Rosabelle 620 4523 or Dianabelle 302 2831. Want to see your event on this page? Please email your notice to firstname.lastname@example.org at least two weeks in advance of your event. Inclusion is at the editor’s discretion.