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  • Scouts in action

    by Lisa Bamberger As a family we joined the Kaukapakapa Scout Group quite a few years ago, and so began our involvement with the Rodney Coast Challenge.  The Future Proof Life Rodney Coast Challenge, as it is now known, is a multisport event (literally multiple sports in one event) that...

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  • December happenings at Helensville Library

    Well, we’re gearing up for another awesome year of our summer reading programme: Kia Mâia te Whai Dare to Explore. This year, we’re exploring the past present and future: onamata inamata anamata  Where – and when – will our explorers’ journeys take them? Children between the ages of 5 and...

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  • The Little Library that could

    Sunday 19th January 2020. 10am to 1pm. Since the reopening of the Kaukapakapa Library in 2014, we have been the fortunate recipients of much information on Kaukapakapa’s past.  History on the Hotel, the school, the Hall, St. Cuthbert’s and All Saint’s churches, along with all the Library’s original records.  We...

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  • Arts in the Ville never sleeps

    by Helen Martin Without doubt, with two and half thousand visitors to the event, Arts in the Ville continues to add much to Helensville’s creative capital. With new participants impressed by the popularity of the festival and artists keen to continue taking part, there are plenty of ideas already being...

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