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All in for Arts | Wairarapa

Tuesday, 10 November 2020
7:30 am — 9:00 am
Aratoi Wairarapa Museum of Art and History
12 Bruce Street, Masterton 5810

All in for Arts He waka toi e eke noa nei tātou – Wairarapa

This spring, The Arts Foundation Te Tumu Toi is hitting the road with Creative New Zealand Toi Aotearoa, Chartwell Trust, The Lion Foundation, Coffee Supreme and Noble & Savage, visiting 10 centres on the Great New Zealand Arts Journey.

The arts and creativity are offering hope during these times, and right now are making an impact in our homes, schools, towns and cities. That’s why we’re heading to all four corners of Aotearoa listening, gathering and sharing stories of how creativity is making a difference to communities across the country.

We invite you to attend a free breakfast and to hear stories about the impact the arts are having on everyday life in Wairarapa and illuminate the value of the arts to Aotearoa New Zealand.

Speaker line-up includes:

  • Warren Maxwell, 2006 Arts Foundation New Generation Recipient, Musician
  • Crystal Chain Gang, Leanne Williams and Jim Dennison, Glass artists
  • Deb Coddington, Journalist, former politician, bookstore owner
  • Lyn Patterson, Mayor of Masterton

Calling all arts lovers and unlikely arts lovers. Come along and listen to stories from well-known members of your community, share your story and a cuppa. Secure your spot today. Places are limited to 100 (at the moment).