Stars and Planets School Holiday Activities

​Have some out of this world fun these holidays!

Have some out of this world fun these holidays with the Stars and Planets School Holiday Activity Programme.

Each of our activities has a space theme and there are plenty of opportunities to learn and create while you have fun. All of the activities are free. Bookings are required.

DIY Moon Rocks for 5+, The Constellation Project and  Lego sessions are now fully booked. There are still places in DIY Moon Rocks for Under 5s.

Book online or by contacting the library.

All children must be supervised during activities. 

Download your copy of the Stars and Planets School Holiday Programme or pick one up at the library.


 

DIY Moon Rocks (Under 5s)

Ever wondered what the moon is made of? Come and get crafty and make your own special moon rock to take home and learn a bit more about the moon and science at the same time.

When: Tuesday 11 July, 10.30-11.30am

Where: Programmes Space, Rotorua Library

Ages: Under 5.

Booking is required for this activity. Book online

 

  

DIY Moon Rocks

Fully Booked

Ever wondered what the moon is made of? Come and get crafty and make your own special moon rock to take home and learn a bit more about the moon and science at the same time.

When: Wednesday 12 July, 10.30-11.30am

Where: Programmes Space, Rotorua Library

Ages:  5 and up.

This activity is fully booked.

 

Kip McGrath Education Centre Lego Session

Fully Booked

Love Lego? Sponsored by the Kip McGrath Education Centre, this holiday Lego session is a chance to get innovative and make an amazing construction from our 11,000 piece Lego set.

When: Thursday 13 July, 10.30-11.30am

Where: Programmes Space, Rotorua Library

Ages: 5 and up.

This activity is fully booked.

 

A Constellation Project!

Fully Booked

Create your own star constellation projector and watch your stars shine! Based on constellations seen in New Zealand skies at this time of year, this project combines craft, technology, science and a good dose of fun!

When: Tuesday 18 July, 10.30-11.30am

Where: Programmes Space, Rotorua Library

Ages: 5 and up.

This activity is fully booked.

 

Matariki Star Search 2017 Finale

Brought to you by Rotorua Library and Ngā Pūmanawa e Waru, the Matariki Star Search 2017 Finale is a fantastic showcase of performances by Rotorua youth. Be a part of Matariki Star Search 2017 by coming along on the night! Support your whanau and friends and be amazed by the spectacular talent on show.

When: Wednesday 19 July, 6-8.30pm

Where: Sir Howard Morrison Performing Arts Centre

Ages: All ages.

Tickets: Entry is FREE but tickets are required as numbers are limited. Grab your tickets from the Rotorua Library reception or Ngā Pūmanawa e Waru.

 

Kip McGrath Education Centre Lego Session

Fully Booked

Love Lego? Sponsored by the Kip McGrath Education Centre, this holiday Lego session is a chance to get innovative and make an amazing construction from our 11,000 piece Lego set.

When: Thursday 20 July, 10.30-11.30am

Where: Programmes Space, Rotorua Library

Ages: 5 and up.

This activity is fully booked.

Page reviewed: 07 Jul 2017 11:20am