To celebrate Cook Island language week we have 'Drums of the Pacific NZ' coming to share their skills and culture.
Make a day of it and finish up with lunch at the great new food places at The Cove.
Weather permitting this event will be held in the library's front courtyard.
The Library event schedule:
11am: A traditional Turou Pe'e' to welcome all guests.
Performance of the National Anthem of the Cook Islands followed by a prayer to officially open the event.
A talk about the history and the culture of the Cook Islands.
12.30pm: Drumming Workshop.
Participants will learn about typical Cook Islands log drums
2pm: Cook Islands Ura Workshop
This workshop will teach participants typical Cook Islands dancing (both female and male)
3pm: Closing the workshop with a Pure.
For more information please talk to Pip at the library.
Can't wait to see you all there!