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Waitangi Day

6 February 2020

10am-4pm

Free event

Waikato Museum hosts Waitangi Day celebrations featuring talks, performances, crafts, tours, storytelling and children’s activities combining into an event that promotes nation-building and community-building, and examines the significance of Tiriti o Waitangi.

 

Waitangi day 2020 Programme: 

 

When

What /Where

10:00

Mihi-Welcome

Marae Atea

10:15-10:45

 

 Kapa Haka

Marae Atea

10:50-11:45

Story telling on the Marae

Marae Atea

10:50- 11:45

Ngaa Taonga Taakaro (traditional Maori Games)

Gallery 12 snailshell-

10:15-11:15

Toi Raranga-Exploring the arts of Hine te iwaiwa Weaving workshop 1

Barry Hopkins Gallery

11:15-12:15

Toi Raranga-Exploring the arts of Hine te iwaiwa Weaving workshop 2

Barry Hopkins Gallery

LUNCH

12:00 noon- 1:00

Kapa Haka

Marae Atea

12:15-1:00pm

Weaving demonstrations

Barry Hopkins gallery

Afternoon sessions begin

1:10-2:10

Waahine and Tiriti o Waitangi-The impact of Tiriti o Waitangi on women in Aotearoa. 

Lecture Theatre

2:00-3:00pm

Toi Raranga-Exploring the arts of Hine te iwaiwa Weaving workshop 3

Barry Hopkins Gallery

2:00pm- 4:00pm-

Multicultural performance

Marae Atea

3.00-4:00

Ngaa Taonga Taakaro (traditional Maori Games

Gallery 12 snailshell-

4:10

Karakia Close