Starts 14 October, 1-2pm, 3 Fridays
14 October 2022 - 4 November 2022
4 weeks, 01:00 PM - 02:00 PM
This term our popular Find Out About Series is back but in celebration of the city’s Heritage Festival, we look at some key Heritage organisations who are all working locally to both preserve and bring the city’s history to life!
14 OCT 1-2 PM - HERITAGE NZ - Dr Christine Whybrew
This talk will be in two parts. Firstly what is the role of Heritage New Zealand Pouhere Taonga? This will then be followed by an introduction to “How to Research your House” with Dr Christine Whybrew, Acting Director Southern, Heritage New Zealand Pouhere Taonga.
21 OCT 1-2 PM - UNDER OVER ARCHAEOLOGY – Alana Kelly
Join archaeologist Alana Kelly for an insight into the incredible work of Under Over Archaeology. Alana will give an overview of the role this organisation has played in discovering and preserving our city’s history (especially with all the post quake construction that has been happening) as well as sharing some of their most recent discoveries! You can see more about their work here: https://blog.underoverarch.co.nz/
4 NOV 1-2 pm - LYTTELTON MUSEUM – TE UAKA – Pete Rough, President
Have you seen the plans for the new Lyttelton Museum yet? Come along and find out about what’s in store for the extensive Lyttelton Museum collection. See some images of their most treasured items as well as finding out about how you can support their work.