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Puaka Matariki 2020 @ Dunedin Public Libraries
15/07/2020, 9.30am – 8.00pm
An event every day that begins at 9.30am, repeating until 17/07/2020
One event on 18/07/2020 at 11.00am
One event on 19/07/2020 at 11.00am
One event on 20/07/2020 at 9.30am
One event on 12/07/2020 at 11.00am
This year Dunedin Public Libraries – Kā Kete Wānaka o Ōtepoti is celebrating the start of the Māori New Year with Puaka on Sunday 12th July, then Matariki from Monday 13th – Monday 20th July.
Puaka Matariki is a time for us to reflect on life, the physical world, remember the past and our hopes for the future.
Join us daily on our website and Facebook page as we examine a different star in the Matariki cluster and what significance it has for us in our work in the library.
|1. Puaka 12 July||Kia manawanui – Be steadfast|
|2. Matariki 13 July||Whakarāmemene – Come together|
|3. Pōhutukawa 14 July||Maumahara – Remember|
|4. Waitī 15 July||He reo waitī – Harmony|
|5. Waitā 16 July||Ngākau whakaute – Respect|
|6. Waipuna-ā-raki 17 July||Whaiwhakaaro – Reflect|
|7. Tupuānuku & Tupuāraki 18 July||Hauhake – Harvest|
|8. Ururaki 19 July||Tā te manawa – Breathe|
|9. Hiwa-i-te-raki 20 July||Tūmanako – Hope|