■ Friday November 2 — Thursday January 24: History of ‘Children’s Day’ at the Redwoods. A photographic exhibition. Rotorua Lakes Council Galleria. Monday to Friday, 8am to 5pm (except from 12pm December 21 to January 7.
■ Monday November 5 — Tuesday March 5: Brave Hearts exhibition starts. Term time 3pm to 6pm, holidays 9am to 6pm. Jean Batten Square, Te Aka Mauri. Gold coin.
■ Saturday November 17 — Sunday November 25: 2018 Sculpture Symposium. 9am to 5pm. The Arts Village lawn. Free to watch.
■ Sunday November 25: Learn Music NZ Showcase Concert. St Lukes Church. 2pm to 4pm. Door sales. Call Annamarie Harris on (027) 205 4045.
■ Saturday December 1 to Sunday December 2: Peter Reynolds Memorial Art Exhibition. 1072 Haupapa St. 10am. Featuring original art from a range of New Zealand designers. Open to the public for a gold coin entry with all proceeds going to the Rotorua Community Hospice.
■ Saturday December 8: The Arts Village Summer Festival and Artisan Fair. 10am to 4pm. The Arts Village. Free.
■ Monday December 17: Open Studios Project — Meet the Artists. Presentations by the artists on their practice and plans for the six weeks, light refreshments, chance to mix and mingle. 5.30pm. Eric Bridgman Studio, The Arts Village. Free.