The best of what's on this weekend
in Auckland for Kids
Saturday 10 and Sunday 11 November 2018
Our pick of the best weekend events on for families, children and teenagers in Auckland, New Zealand
Saturday Gallery Club#43 Pinch Pots
Corban Estate Arts Centre, 2 Mt Lebanon Lane,Henderson, Auckland
Saturday 10 November 2018: 10:30am to Noon
Drop in to learn how to make pinch pots out of clay and materials. All art materials are provided. Although there is no need to book, participation is limited by space. Art activities are designed for children aged four years and over, and run for around 30 minutes. These sessions are family friendly so adults can join in too—children just need to be accompanied by an adult.
Cost: FREE event
Secret World of Butterflies
Sainsbury Horricks Gallery, Auckland Museum
Saturday 10 November 2018 onwards
Immerse yourself in a kaleidoscope of colours and patterns as new exhibition Secret World of Butterflies takes flight. View thousands of butterflies from the Shannon Collection, on display for the first time. Be amazed by these stunning insects in this family-friendly exhibition that reveals unbelievable butterfly facts and is packed full of interactive activities. Zoom in on nature’s designs or create your own butterfly and unleash it into a magical digital garden.
Cost: FREE for Aucklanders