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Kids Chalk Art & Book Readings
With themes taken from local childrens’ books, Colouring Book City aims to turn Tauranga into a giant colouring book through chalk art in public places. Their pop-up events offer a fun, low-tech way to make your mark on our city.
Saturday 17 Nov: 2pm – 3.30pm
Sunday 18 Nov: 2pm – 3.30pm
*the concrete area by the Kokedama garden.
A range of fun activities will occur at the Little Sweethearts kids zone, some which are listed in the chart below (click on chart to enlarge). Bring the kids down for an exciting day out.
Performance & Cooking Demo
Stephen Wilson is a fabulous entertainer and chef who lived in Paris for 26 years, during this time he founded his own restaurant named "Kiwizine". Stephen will delight you with Bloom in the Bay entertainment and he will also demonstrate some wonderful cooking demos inspired by garden plants with a French twist.
Thursday 15th Nov: 1pm – 1:30pm
Friday 16th Nov: 1pm – 1:30pm
Saturday 17th Nov: 12:30pm – 1pm
Sunday 18th Nov: 11:30am – 12pm
Glass Kilnforming and Flameworking Demo
Come and see a live demonstration of how a glass bead and a glass stringer are made on a gas torch; discover the process that is used to fuse and slump glass; and finally the procedure for making cast glass objects.
This is perfect for anyone interested in how things are made!
Thursday 15 Nov: 12pm – 1pm
Friday 16 Nov: 12pm – 1pm
Saturday 17 Nov: 11.30am – 12.30pm
Sunday 18 Nov: 3pm – 4pm