As part ofmental Health Awareness Week, a group of commercial music students from Massey University have put together ’Sanctuary’ – a performance featuring original music and light projections, to encourage discussion, openmindedness and awareness around mental health. The evening, at Vogelmorn Hall on October 13, promises to be a relaxing evening of sonic and visual stimulation. All proceeds will go toward the NZ Music Foundation, which provides emergency assistance to people in the industry going through illness, distress and hardship.
In the Attic: A 45-minute romp into the world of imagination, aimed at 8 years old and over, Studio 77, Fairlie Tce, until Oct 14. Mindful Artworkshops: For ages 8-12, Mt Vic Hub, Elizabeth St, until Oct 13, 9:30am, contact Ariel: 020 4116 0717 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Moonlight: A 45-minute visual spectacle, aimed at 4 to 8-year-olds, Studio 77, Fairlie Tce, until Oct 14. Oktoberfest: The Bavarian Showdown, TSB Bank Arena, Queens Wharf, Oct 14, 5pm - midnight. Scale It Up: Join the Junk and Disorderly team from Rangiwahia Environmental Arts Centre and help create large scale collaborative artworks, Capital E, Queens Wharf, until Oct 14, 9:30am - 3:30pm. Seniorsweek: There are dozens of events on offer for the city’s senior residents until Oct 22, see wellington.govt.nz for a detailed programme. Spring for Kaibosh: Southern Cross Garden Bar Restaurant, Abel Smith St, Oct 14, 4pm - 1am. Story House: Storytelling for Kids, Te Papa, Cable St, Oct 12, 10:30am & 12pm. Waikanae Labour Saturday Market: Browse 80 stalls, shops and cafes while being entertained by Zeal Kapiti’s musicians andwaikanae dance, Mahara Pl, Oct 21, 9am - 2pm. Weekly Produce Market: Hill St, every Saturday, 8:30am - 12:30pm. Wellington Naturist Club Open Day: The WNC welcomes you to come and view their beautiful grounds and facilities with jazz and afternoon tea, Molloys Rd, Upper Hutt, Oct 29, 2-4pm, for further information visit wellingtonnaturists.co.nz. Wrights Hill Fortress Open Day: Acess via Karori Rd, Campbell St & Wrights Hill Rd, Oct 23, 10am - 4pm, admission $20 for family of two adults & three children; or $8 adults, children $5. Body Strengthening Class: Newtown Cultural Community Centre, Cnr Rintoul and Colombo Sts, Mondays, 9:30am, $2. Community Exercise Session: Newlands Intermediate, Bracken Rd, free family-friendly HIIT style workout, every Saturday, 10am. Hula Fix - Hula Fitness: Newtown Cultural Community Centre, Cnr