If there is one thing other than curling up with a good book, that bookworms love, it is getting together with other booklovers, storytellers and authors. Here are some upcoming events that may interest you all.
The sixth 'Once Upon An Island Festival of Story' will be held on Waiheke Island over Queen's Birthday weekend, a magical experience for people of all ages. Check the Eventfinder website to find out more.
Rhythm & Verse is on at Lopdell House in Titirangi Thursday 3rd June. Again Eventfinder has the details.
Te Radar (star of television, print and resourcefulness) is playing Ascension Vineyard, Matakana on Saturday 5th June. Get details and tickets here.
For lovers of the classics The Last Night of the Proms is on at Takapuna Pumphouse Saturday 19th and Sunday 20th June.
If it is a fine weekend (crossed fingers) you could go Literary Sightseeing. There are two walks on the North Shore which may be worth a look.
Allyson Gofton is promoting her latest book SLOW just in time for winter. The next date nearest Rodney will be Thursday 24 June @ 7.30pm at the Northcote College Hall, North Shore. She will be speaking and signing books. Tickets are $20.00. For further information or tickets contact Maria Tyrrell, Birkenhead Playcentre, email@example.com, 021-392 800
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