to do list 1. SPRING IS SPRUNG
Cherry blossoms star during the annual International Spring Festival hosted at Summerhill’s IPU with exhibitions and vendors, international food stalls, dance, music and children’s activities.
2. DINO ENCOUNTER
Dinosaur Encounter from the Natural History Museum in London opens at Te Manawa this weekend, featuring 9 animatronic creatures from the Mezozoic era.
3. ARTS FESTIVAL
Arts Uncontrolled, an immersive arts festival opens next Wednesday in Massey University’s Sir Geoffrey Peren Building, featuring drama, poetry and film. See P20.
4. DANCE GALA
Palmerston North Dance Association patron Sir Jon Trimmer will again do the honours at the association’s championship Dance Gala at the Globe on Monday 26
5. SUMMER COMES
Daylight Saving starts this Sunday morning - so ‘‘spring’’ your clocks forward an hour before bed on Saturday night.