1. RED CROSS READS
The annual Red Cross Book Sale is on from Friday to Queen’s Birthday Monday in theWaldegrave St Barber Hall with 60,000 volumes at bargain basement prices.
2 JAZZIN’ IT UP
The 50th anniversary celebrations for the country’s second oldest jazz festival continue this week and over Queens Birthday Weekend.
3 ALT BROADWAY
The Abbey Musical Theatre production of cabaret revue Forbidden Broadway featuring alternate and entertaining versions of stage show hits, finishes this weekend at the Centennial Drive Auditorium.
4 ARBOR DAY
Queen’s Birthday Monday is also Arbor Day, with the challenge from Trees That Count to be part of a nationwide attempt on a native tree planting record.
5 STRING FEVER
The Aroha Ensemble string trio featuring Palmerston North raised cellist Robert Ibell plays Caccia Birch next Wednesday.