July, 2022

2022Mon18Jul10:00 amMon1:00 pmPrinting Press and Special Collections SessionAuckland Central City Library Free Holiday Event10:00 am - 1:00 pm 44-46 Lorne Street, Auckland CBD, Auckland 1010Type:Art,Free,School HolidaysWhere:Central AucklandAges:Children (5 to 10 years),Tweens (10 to 12 years)

Printing Press

Event Details

Come along these school holidays to make your own personalised poster using a real printing press!
Learn how to set some type and print your own Matariki poster with Graham from Inkiana Press. Then visit the Special Collections Reading Room to see some amazing examples of illuminated manuscripts, early printing and private press books.

The press will be on display on the ground floor of the library, near the Makerspace, from July 13-19.

This event is suitable for ages 7 years plus.


Free event


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