Big Day In for everyone
The weather was beautiful but there were plenty of activities luring people to spend A Big Day In on Saturday. Whangārei Library hosted a range of activities and entertainment at the seventh annual A Big Day In with hundreds through the door. Northern Advocate photographer Tania Whyte went along too.
Hikurangi School Pacific Island dancers wait their turn to perform at the Big Day In at Whangārei Library on Saturday.
Vanessa Bradley, Kamo Guide Club leader with Olie Bradley, 10, Ashley Sykes, 5, from Kamo Pippins and Kamo Guide Club leader Yvette Bowers make friendship bracelets.
Doug Barge, Chairman of Whangārei Friendship Force with Mario Schatt and Laureen Haakma, the secretary.
Scottish Country Dancers Iona Edmonds and Bob Christie dance up a storm in the Whangārei Library.
Jenny Waterhouse of the Mangakahia Gardening club selecting flowers for a posy.