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What’s on in July 2019

What's on in July 2019

The best of what's on in Auckland for Kids this month

Our pick of the best events for families, children and teenagers in Auckland, New Zealand

Upcoming events in July 2019

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Fri05Jul5:30 pm9:00 pmEditors PickTe Ara Rama Matariki Light Trail5:30 pm – 9:00 pm Te Oro, 98 Line Rd, Glen Innes, Auckland 1072Type:Culture,Free,Music,School holidaysWhere:Central AucklandAges:All Ages

Sat06Jul9:00 am10:00 pmEditors PickKids go Free* at SKYCITY9:00 am – 10:00 pm Sky Tower, Victoria St West, Auckland 1010Type:School holidaysWhere:Central AucklandAges:Babies (up to 1 year),School age children (5 to 12 years),Preschoolers (3 to 5 years),Toddlers (1 to 3 years)

Sat06Jul10:00 am5:00 pmEditors PickTHE SCIENCE ROADSHOW @ MOTAT10:00 am – 5:00 pm MOTAT, 805 Great North Rd, Western Springs, AucklandType:School holidays,Science & TechWhere:Central AucklandAges:All Ages

Sat06Jul5:00 pm8:00 pmEditors PickCelebrate Matariki at Auckland ZooSOLD OUT5:00 pm – 8:00 pm Auckland Zoo, Motions Road, Western Springs, Auckland 1022Type:CultureWhere:Central AucklandAges:All Ages

Sat13Jul10:00 am12:00 pmEditors PickPoi Queens10:00 am – 12:00 pm Aotea Centre, 50 Mayoral Dr, Auckland CBD, Auckland 1010Type:Culture,Free,School holidaysWhere:Central AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years)

Sun14Jul10:00 am12:00 pmEditors PickPoi Queens10:00 am – 12:00 pm Bruce Mason Centre, Bruce Mason Centre, Takapuna, AucklandType:Culture,Free,School holidaysWhere:North Auckland

Fri26Jul5:00 pm10:00 pmEditors PickTūrama Light Festival5:00 pm – 10:00 pm Albert Park, 33-43 Princes Street, Auckland CBD, Auckland, 1010Type:FreeWhere:Central AucklandAges:All Ages

Sun28Jul10:00 am4:00 pmEditors PickASR BRICK SHOW 201910:00 am – 4:00 pm Aotea Sport and Recreation Centre, 13-17 Arwen Place, East Tamaki, AucklandType:Exhibition,School holidays,Science & TechWhere:East AucklandAges:All Ages

Mon01Jul10:00 am4:00 pmMandela My Life: The Official ExhibitionMore dates10:00 am – 4:00 pm Eden Park, Reimers Avenue, Kingsland, Auckland 1024Type:Culture,Exhibition,School holidaysWhere:Central AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years),Teens (13 to 18 years)

Mon01Jul10:00 am4:30 pmThe Delicate Balance of Wobbling Stars10:00 am – 4:30 pm Papkura Museum, 209 Great South Road, Papakura, AuckalndType:Culture,Exhibition,Free,Museums and GalleriesWhere:South AucklandAges:All Ages

Mon01Jul10:00 am5:00 pmGuerrilla Girls: Reinventing the ‘F’ Word – Feminism!More dates10:00 am – 5:00 pm Auckland Art Gallery, Wellesley St E, Auckland CBD, Auckland 1010Type:Art,Exhibition,FreeWhere:Central AucklandAges:Teens (13 to 18 years)

Mon01Jul10:00 am5:00 pmCarried Away: Bags Unpacked exhibition at Auckland MuseumMore dates10:00 am – 5:00 pm Auckland Museum, The Auckland Domain, Parnell, AucklandType:Exhibition,Free,Museums and GalleriesWhere:Central AucklandAges:Teens (13 to 18 years),Tweens (10 to 12 years)

Mon01Jul10:00 am5:00 pmMighty Small Mighty Bright exhibition at MOTATMore dates10:00 am – 5:00 pm MOTAT, 805 Great North Rd, Western Springs, AucklandType:Exhibition,School holidays,Science & TechWhere:Central AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years)

Mon01Jul10:00 am5:00 pmFrances Hodgkins: European Journeys at Auckland Art GalleryMore dates10:00 am – 5:00 pm Auckland Art Gallery, Wellesley St E, Auckland CBD, Auckland 1010Type:Art,Culture,Exhibition,Museums and GalleriesWhere:Central AucklandAges:All Ages

Mon01Jul10:00 am6:00 pmTe Manu Atua10:00 am – 6:00 pm George Courts, 238 Karangahape RoadType:Art,Culture,Free,School holidaysWhere:Central AucklandAges:All Ages

Mon01Jul10:00 am10:00 pmAotea Square Ice RinkLast weekend10:00 am – 10:00 pm Aotea Square, 50 Mayoral Dr, Auckland CBD, AucklandType:School holidays,SportsWhere:Central AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years),Preschoolers (3 to 5 years),Teens (13 to 18 years),Toddlers (1 to 3 years)

Tue02Jul9:30 am11:00 amBayswater Winter Fun Preschool Play 20199:30 am – 11:00 am The Rose Centre, 4 School Road, Belmont, Auckland 0622Type:FreeWhere:North AucklandAges:Preschoolers (3 to 5 years),Toddlers (1 to 3 years)

Tue02Jul9:30 am11:00 amToddlers Rock at Pakuranga Baptist Church9:30 am – 11:00 am Pakuranga Baptist Church, 219 Ti Rakau Drive, Pakuranga, AucklandType:Free,MusicWhere:East AucklandAges:Babies (up to 1 year),Preschoolers (3 to 5 years),Toddlers (1 to 3 years)

Tue02Jul3:30 pm4:30 pmSKOOB at Pukekohe Library3:30 pm – 4:30 pm Pukekohe Library, 12 Massey Avenue, Pukekohe, Auckland, 2120

Tue02Jul7:00 pmThe Wolves7:00 pm Q Theatre, Q Theatre, 305 Queen St AucklandType:Culture,TheatreWhere:Central AucklandAges:Teens (13 to 18 years)

Wed03Jul10:00 am12:30 pmMatariki Glow Show – Freemans Bay10:00 am – 12:30 pm Dorothy Winstone Centre, Auckland Girls Grammar School,16 Howe Street, Newton, AucklandType:Culture,TheatreWhere:Central AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years),Preschoolers (3 to 5 years),Teens (13 to 18 years)

Wed03Jul10:30 am11:30 amMatariki Storytime Pukekohe10:30 am – 11:30 am Pukekohe Library, 12 Massey Avenue, Pukekohe, Auckland, 2120Where:South AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years),Preschoolers (3 to 5 years),Toddlers (1 to 3 years)

Wed03Jul2:30 pm4:30 pmCycle and Recycle Wednesdays2:30 pm – 4:30 pm EcoMatters Cycle and Recycle, 1909 Great North Road, Avondale, AucklandType:Environmental,Free,SportsWhere:West AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years),Teens (13 to 18 years)

Thu04Jul(Jul 4)10:00 amFri05(Jul 5)12:30 pmMatariki Glow Show – Epsom10:00 am – 12:30 pm (5) Raye Freedman Arts Centre, Corner Gilles Ave and Silver Road, Epsom, AucklandType:TheatreWhere:Central AucklandAges:All Ages

Thu04Jul10:30 am11:00 amWaitākere Central Library Story Time10:30 am – 11:00 am Waitākere Central Library, 3 Ratanui Street, Henderson, Auckland 0612Type:FreeWhere:West AucklandAges:Preschoolers (3 to 5 years)

Fri05Jul9:30 am11:30 amRhyme Time at Te Manawa9:30 am – 11:30 am Te Manawa, 11 Kohuhu Lane, Massey, Auckland 0614Ages:Preschoolers (3 to 5 years),Toddlers (1 to 3 years)

Fri05Jul6:00 pm6:45 pmElements of Parnell Performance6:00 pm – 6:45 pm Heard Park, 168 Parnell Road, Parnell, AucklandType:Art,FreeWhere:Central AucklandAges:All Ages

Fri05Jul6:00 pm11:55 pmVector Lights for Matariki Festival 20196:00 pm – 11:55 pm Auckland Harbour Bridge, Auckland Harbour Bridge, AucklandType:Culture,FreeWhere:Central AucklandAges:All Ages

Fri05Jul7:00 pmNoddy All Youth Production7:00 pm TheatreWorks, Recreation Drive, Birkenhead, AucklandType:School holidays,TheatreWhere:North AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years),Preschoolers (3 to 5 years)

Sat06Jul8:00 am12:00 pmParnell Farmers Market8:00 am – 12:00 pm Parnell Farmers Market, 545 Parnell Road, Parnell, AucklandWhere:Central AucklandAges:All Ages

Sat06Jul9:30 am5:00 pmJuly school holidays at Auckland Zoo9:30 am – 5:00 pm Auckland Zoo, Motions Road, Western Springs, Auckland 1022Type:Culture,School holidaysWhere:Central AucklandAges:All Ages

Sat06Jul10:00 am4:00 pmSchool holiday craft corner at Cornwall Park10:00 am – 4:00 pm Cornwall Park, Green Lane West, Epsom, Auckland 1051Type:Free,School holidaysWhere:Central AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years),Preschoolers (3 to 5 years)

Sat06Jul10:00 am3:00 pmTakapuna Family Bear Hunt10:00 am – 3:00 pm Takapuna Library, 9 The Strand, Takapuna, AucklandType:Free,School holidaysWhere:North AucklandAges:All Ages

Sat06Jul10:00 am12:00 pmCreate, make and Imagine – Cardboard Junk Adventure Playground10:00 am – 12:00 pm Mount Albert War Memorial Hall, Corner Wairere Avenue and New North Road, Mount Albert, AucklandType:Environmental,FreeWhere:Central AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years),Preschoolers (3 to 5 years)

Sat06Jul10:30 am4:00 pmTe Taumata Kapa HakaSOLD OUT10:30 am – 4:00 pm Aotea Centre, 50 Mayoral Dr, Auckland CBD, Auckland 1010Type:Culture,Free,School holidays,TheatreWhere:Central AucklandAges:All Ages

Sat06Jul10:30 amWe’re Going on a Bear Hunt10:30 am The PumpHouse Theatre, 2a Manurere Avenue, Takapuna, Auckland 0622Type:School holidays,TheatreWhere:North AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years),Preschoolers (3 to 5 years),Toddlers (1 to 3 years)

Sat06Jul12:00 pm1:30 pmKabuki Ninja Cooking Classes12:00 pm – 1:30 pm Stanford Plaza Auckland, 22-26 Albert Street, Auckland, 1010Type:School holidaysWhere:Central AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years)

Sat06Jul12:00 pmSchool Holidays: Movie time! Pukekohe Library12:00 pm Pukekohe Library, 12 Massey Avenue, Pukekohe, Auckland, 2120Type:Free,MoviesWhere:South AucklandAges:All Ages

Sat06Jul5:30 pm8:30 pmInMotion Matariki 20195:30 pm – 8:30 pm Silo Park, Corner Beaumont Street and Jellicoe, Jellicoe St, Auckland CBD, Auckland 1010Type:Free,School holidaysWhere:Central AucklandAges:All Ages

Sat06Jul8:00 pmThe Book of Everything8:00 pm Howick Little Theatre, 1 Sir Lloyd Drive, Lloyd Elsmore Park, PakurangaType:School holidays,TheatreWhere:East AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years),Teens (13 to 18 years)

Sun07Jul10:30 am2:00 pmNZ Maritime Museum Crafty Kids Sunday Winter Activities10:30 am – 2:00 pm New Zealand Maritime Museum, Corner of Quay and Hobson Street, Auckland 1140Type:FreeWhere:Central AucklandAges:All Ages

Sun07Jul2:00 pm4:00 pmCharlie Dawes family photo day2:00 pm – 4:00 pm Auckland Central City Library, 44 – 46 Lorne Street, Auckland CBD, AucklandType:Free,School holidaysWhere:Central AucklandAges:All Ages

Sun07Jul3:00 pmSecret of the Cardboard Rocket at Stardome3:00 pm Stardome Observatory & Planetarium, 670 Manukau Road, Epsom, Auckland 1345Type:Movies,Science & TechWhere:Central AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years),Preschoolers (3 to 5 years)

Mon08Jul10:00 am3:30 pmMISSION TO THE MOON – Winter school holiday fun at Stardome10:00 am – 3:30 pm Stardome Observatory & Planetarium, 670 Manukau Road, Epsom, Auckland 1345Type:Movies,School holidays,Science & TechWhere:Central AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years)

Mon08Jul10:00 am2:00 pmNorthwest Winter Festival10:00 am – 2:00 pm NorthWest Shopping Centre, 1/7 Fred Taylor Drive, Westgate, AucklandType:Free,School holidaysWhere:West AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years),Preschoolers (3 to 5 years)

Mon08Jul10:00 am11:00 amThe Children’s Midsummer Night’s Dream10:00 am – 11:00 am Pop-up Globe, 80 Ascot Avenue, Remuera, AucklandType:TheatreWhere:East AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years)

Mon08Jul10:30 am2:00 pmThe Fosters Shop – July school holiday activities at NZ Maritime Museum10:30 am – 2:00 pm New Zealand Maritime Museum, Corner of Quay and Hobson Street, Auckland 1140Type:School holidaysWhere:Central AucklandAges:All Ages

Mon08Jul10:30 am2:30 pmBuild a sea creature puzzle at WestCity10:30 am – 2:30 pm WestCity Waitakere, 7 Catherine St, Henderson, Auckland 0612Type:Free,School holidaysWhere:West AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years)

Mon08Jul11:00 amMatariki Glow Show at TAPAC11:00 am TAPAC, The Auckland Performing Arts Centre, 100 Motions Road, Western Springs, Auckland 1022Type:Culture,School holidays,TheatreWhere:Central AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years),Preschoolers (3 to 5 years)

Tue09Jul10:00 am11:00 amDawdling with dogs10:00 am – 11:00 am Arataki Visitor Centre, 300 Scenic Dr, Oratia, Waitakere Ranges, AucklandType:Environmental,FreeWhere:West AucklandAges:All Ages

Tue09Jul10:00 am12:00 pmArt in the Park at Anderson Park10:00 am – 12:00 pm Anderson Park, 58 Great South Road, Manurewa, AucklandType:Free,School holidaysWhere:South AucklandAges:All Ages

Tue09Jul11:00 am1:30 pmFree Arts & Craft holiday activities11:00 am – 1:30 pm Milford Centre, 24 Milford Rd, Milford, AucklandType:Art,Free,School holidaysWhere:North AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years),Preschoolers (3 to 5 years)

Tue09Jul7:00 pm8:00 pmSinarella – Cinderalla’s Story, South Auckland Style7:00 pm – 8:00 pm Q Theatre, Q Theatre, 305 Queen St AucklandType:School holidays,TheatreWhere:Central AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years),Preschoolers (3 to 5 years),Teens (13 to 18 years)

Wed10Jul9:30 am12:00 pmMonty Morning with LEGO® Duplo® bricks at Westfield St Lukes9:30 am – 12:00 pm Westfield St Lukes, 80 St Lukes Road, St Lukes, AucklandType:FreeWhere:Central AucklandAges:Babies (up to 1 year),Preschoolers (3 to 5 years),Toddlers (1 to 3 years)

Wed10Jul10:00 am12:00 pmTerrific trees holiday activity10:00 am – 12:00 pm Auckland Botanic Gardens, 102 Hill Rd, The Gardens, Auckland Type:Environmental,Free,School holidaysWhere:South AucklandAges:All Ages

Wed10Jul10:00 am4:00 pmPOP-UP FUN PARK10:00 am – 4:00 pm ASB Showgrounds, 217 Greenlane West, Greenlane, AucklandType:School holidaysWhere:Central AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years),Preschoolers (3 to 5 years),Teens (13 to 18 years),Toddlers (1 to 3 years)

Wed10Jul10:30 am3:45 pmPeg Doll Bucklands!10:30 am – 3:45 pm Highwic House, 40 Gillies Avenue, Epsom, Auckland 1023Type:Museums and Galleries,School holidaysWhere:Central AucklandAges:All Ages

Wed10Jul10:30 am3:45 pmDressing up on the Children’s landing10:30 am – 3:45 pm Highwic House, 40 Gillies Avenue, Epsom, Auckland 1023Type:Culture,Museums and Galleries,School holidaysWhere:Central AucklandAges:All Ages

Wed10Jul6:30 pm8:30 pmMatariki Stargazing in Albany6:30 pm – 8:30 pm Albany Village Library, 30 Kell Drive, Albany, Auckland 0632Type:Free,Science & TechWhere:North AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years),Preschoolers (3 to 5 years),Teens (13 to 18 years)

Wed10Jul7:00 pm10:00 pmMatariki on the Move: Kōrero7:00 pm – 10:00 pm SKYCITY Theatre, 78 Victoria St W, Auckland, 1010Type:Culture,Free,School holidays,Science & TechWhere:Central AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years),Teens (13 to 18 years)

Thu11Jul9:30 am10:30 amMaking Crazy Grass Heads at Kings9:30 am – 10:30 am Kings Plant Barn, 118 Asquith Ave, Mount Albert, Auckland 1025Type:Environmental,FreeWhere:Central AucklandAges:All Ages

Thu11Jul10:00 am10:00 pmFrench Festival10:00 am – 10:00 pm Shed 10, Queens Wharf, Auckland CBD, AucklandType:CultureWhere:Central AucklandAges:All Ages

Thu11Jul12:00 pm10:00 pmAuckland Night Markets at Aotea SquareLast weekend12:00 pm – 10:00 pm Aotea Square, 50 Mayoral Dr, Auckland CBD, AucklandType:Culture,School holidaysWhere:Central AucklandAges:All Ages

Thu11Jul6:30 pm11:45 pmNewmarket by NightLast weekend6:30 pm – 11:45 pm Lumsden Greent, Newmarket, Auckland, New Zealand 1023Type:Free,School holidaysWhere:Central AucklandAges:All Ages

Fri12Jul9:00 am6:00 pmEd Sheeran Pop-Up Store9:00 am – 6:00 pm St Kevin's Arcade, 183 Karanagahape Road, AucklandType:Music,School holidaysWhere:Central AucklandAges:Teens (13 to 18 years)

Fri12Jul10:30 am11:30 amBaby Baroque Free Kids’ Concert – Remuera10:30 am – 11:30 am St Lukes Church Remuera, 130 Remuera Road, Remuera, AucklandType:Free,Music,TheatreWhere:Central AucklandAges:Babies (up to 1 year),Preschoolers (3 to 5 years),Toddlers (1 to 3 years)

Fri12Jul12:00 pm1:00 pmMatariki for Tamariki by the NZDC12:00 pm – 1:00 pm Bruce Mason Centre, Bruce Mason Centre, Takapuna, AucklandType:Culture,School holidays,TheatreWhere:North AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years)

Fri12Jul(Jul 12)5:00 pmSun14(Jul 14)10:00 pmStellar Festival of Lights5:00 pm – 10:00 pm (14) Smales Farm, 72 Taharoto Road, Takapuna, Auckland 0622Type:Free,School holidaysWhere:North AucklandAges:All Ages

Fri12Jul5:30 pm11:00 pmEllerslie Winter Nights5:30 pm – 11:00 pm Ellerslie Village, 101 Main Highway, Ellerslie, Auckland 1051Type:ArtWhere:Central AucklandAges:All Ages

Sat13Jul10:00 am12:00 pmAroha Kumeu Matariki community planting10:00 am – 12:00 pm Kumeu Library, 296 Main Road, Huapai, Kumeu, AucklandType:Environmental,Free,School holidaysWhere:North Auckland,West AucklandAges:All Ages

Sat13Jul10:30 am11:30 amBaby Baroque Free Kids’ Concert – Manurewa10:30 am – 11:30 am Nathan Homestead, 70 Hill Road, Manurewa, AucklandType:Free,Music,TheatreWhere:Central AucklandAges:Babies (up to 1 year),Preschoolers (3 to 5 years),Toddlers (1 to 3 years)

Sat13Jul10:30 am12:00 pmSaturday Gallery Club #50: Kauri Project10:30 am – 12:00 pm Corban Estate Arts Centre, 2 Mt Lebanon Lane, Henderson, AucklandType:Art,FreeWhere:West AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years),Preschoolers (3 to 5 years)

Sat13Jul11:00 am2:00 pmCornwall Park Chill Day Out11:00 am – 2:00 pm Cornwall Park, Green Lane West, Epsom, Auckland 1051Type:Environmental,FreeWhere:Central AucklandAges:All Ages

Sat13Jul5:30 pm8:30 pmTe Oro Night Market5:30 pm – 8:30 pm Te Oro, 98 Line Rd, Glen Innes, Auckland 1072Type:School holidaysWhere:Central AucklandAges:All Ages

Sun14Jul9:00 am3:00 pmAhorangi Ancestral Aroha9:00 am – 3:00 pm Arataki Visitor Centre, 300 Scenic Dr, Oratia, Waitakere Ranges, AucklandType:Culture,School holidaysWhere:West AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years)

Sun14Jul10:00 am4:00 pmBuild a model warship10:00 am – 4:00 pm Torpedo Bay Navy Museum, 64 King Edward Parade, Devonport, Auckland 0624Type:School holidays,Science & TechWhere:North AucklandAges:Teens (13 to 18 years)

Sun14Jul1:00 pm3:00 pmMatariki Moon-dial Making1:00 pm – 3:00 pm Auckland Central City Library, 44 – 46 Lorne Street, Auckland CBD, AucklandType:Art,Environmental,Free,School holidaysWhere:Central AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years)

Sun14Jul5:00 pm7:00 pmNZTrio: Tectonic Shift5:00 pm – 7:00 pm Q Loft, Q Theatre, 305 Queen Street, AucklandType:MusicWhere:Central AucklandAges:Teens (13 to 18 years)

Sun14Jul6:15 pmAshes at TAPAC6:15 pm Theatre of Performing Arts – TAPAC, 100 Motions Road, Western Springs, AucklandType:TheatreWhere:Central AucklandAges:Teens (13 to 18 years)

Mon15Jul10:30 am2:30 pmCoral reef diorama holiday activity at Westcity10:30 am – 2:30 pm WestCity Waitakere, 7 Catherine St, Henderson, Auckland 0612Type:Free,School holidaysWhere:West AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years)

Mon15Jul11:00 am3:00 pmSchool holiday activities at Bounce and Beyond11:00 am – 3:00 pm Bounce & Beyond, 10A Kerwyn Avenue, East Tamaki, AucklandType:School holidays,SportsWhere:East AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years),Preschoolers (3 to 5 years),Teens (13 to 18 years),Toddlers (1 to 3 years)

Tue16Jul2:00 pm3:00 pmMake your own Green Screen2:00 pm – 3:00 pm Auckland Central City Library, 44 – 46 Lorne Street, Auckland CBD, AucklandType:Free,School holidays,Science & TechWhere:Central AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years)

Tue16Jul2:30 pm3:45 pmJungle Jambo2:30 pm – 3:45 pm Herald Theatre, Aotea Centre, 50 Mayoral Drive, AucklandType:Environmental,School holidays,TheatreWhere:Central AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years)

Wed17Jul10:00 am11:00 amRoom on the Broom10:00 am – 11:00 am Bruce Mason Centre, Bruce Mason Centre, Takapuna, AucklandType:TheatreWhere:North AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years),Preschoolers (3 to 5 years)

Wed17Jul11:00 am12:00 pmFun with Magnets and Electricity11:00 am – 12:00 pm Albany Village Library, 30 Kell Drive, Albany, Auckland 0632Type:Free,School holidays,Science & TechWhere:North AucklandAges:All Ages

Thu18Jul10:30 amTe Oro Presents: The Perfect Gift10:30 am Te Oro, 98 Line Rd, Glen Innes, Auckland 1072Type:School holidays,TheatreWhere:Central AucklandAges:All Ages

Thu18Jul11:00 am12:00 pmMeet a therapy dog!11:00 am – 12:00 pm Albany Village Library, 30 Kell Drive, Albany, Auckland 0632Type:FreeWhere:North AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years),Preschoolers (3 to 5 years)

Thu18Jul2:00 pm3:00 pmCrystal Snowflakes2:00 pm – 3:00 pm Ōrewa Library, 12 Moana Avenue, Orewa, AucklandType:Free,School holidays,Science & TechWhere:North AucklandAges:All Ages

Fri19Jul9:00 am3:00 pmYouth Day Sail on Lion NZ yacht9:00 am – 3:00 pm Viaduct Harbour, 117 Customs Street West, Auckland, New Zealand 1010Type:Environmental,School holidays,SportsWhere:Central Auckland,Gulf IslandsAges:Teens (13 to 18 years)

Fri19Jul12:00 pm1:00 pmMatariki for Tamariki by the NZDC – Mangere12:00 pm – 1:00 pm Mangere Arts Centre – Nga Tohu o Uenuku, Corner Bader Drive and Orly Avenue, Mangere, Auckland 2022Type:Culture,School holidays,TheatreWhere:North AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years)

Fri19Jul1:30 pm2:30 pmModest Heroes: Ponoc Short Films Theatre, Volume 1 NZIFF1:30 pm – 2:30 pm Event Cinemas Queen Street, Level 3, Metro Building, 291-297 Queen St, Auckland, 1010Type:Culture,MoviesAges:School age children (5 to 12 years),Teens (13 to 18 years)

Fri19Jul6:30 pm7:30 pmFire by the Sea in St Heliers6:30 pm – 7:30 pm St Heliers Beach, Tamaki Drive, Mission Bay, AucklandType:FreeWhere:Central AucklandAges:All Ages

Fri19Jul11:45 pmModest Heroes: Ponoc Short Films Theatre, Volume 1 NZIFF at Rialto Cinemas11:45 pm Rialto Cinemas, Rialto Centre, 167 to 169 Broadway, Newmarket, Auckland Type:Culture,MoviesAges:School age children (5 to 12 years),Teens (13 to 18 years)

Sat20JulAll DayJigsaw Puzzle competition(All Day: Saturday) Birkdale North School, 213 Birkdale Road, AucklandType:School holidaysWhere:North AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years),Teens (13 to 18 years)

Sat20Jul9:00 am5:00 pmSir Edmund Hillary’s Centenary9:00 am – 5:00 pm Hiliary House Leadership Centre, Franklyne Road, Otara, AucklandType:FreeWhere:South AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years)

Sun21Jul10:00 am4:00 pmPrint Live Day at MOTAT10:00 am – 4:00 pm MOTAT, 805 Great North Rd, Western Springs, AucklandType:School holidays,Science & TechWhere:Central AucklandAges:All Ages