NOA Open Studio

Te Manawa Museum 326 Main St, Palmerston North

Come join NOA for twice-weekly facilitated drawing sessions in the Te Manawa foyer. NOA is both an acronym for Notes Of Art and Te Reo for “an area without restriction, safe and open for everyone.” All are welcome! Nau mai, haere mai – Open daily from 10am to 5pm. General admission is free – donations...

NOA Open Studio

Te Manawa Museum 326 Main St, Palmerston North

Come join NOA for twice-weekly facilitated drawing sessions in the Te Manawa foyer. NOA is both an acronym for Notes Of Art and Te Reo for “an area without restriction, safe and open for everyone.” All are welcome! Nau mai, haere mai – Open daily from 10am to 5pm. General admission is free – donations...

Pink Shirt Day

Te Manawa Museum 326 Main St, Palmerston North

Take advantage of our Pink Shirt Day bake sale to snap up some delicious goodies and support the Mental Health Foundation. We'll have chocolate and banana cupcakes and maybe some bikkies! Pay by cash or eftpos. Pink Shirt Day began in Canada in 2007 and takes a stand against bullying in all its forms.

Spinners, Weavers & Embroiderers

Te Manawa Museum 326 Main St, Palmerston North

With wheel and spindle, loom and dye, needles and hook, Spinners’ and Weavers’ Guild members turn fibre into fabric and felt in amazing variety. They’re joined by the Embroiderers’ Guild, creating art with stitch and thread. These crafts, both old and new, are meditative and fascinating. See them at Te Manawa from 1-3 pm.

Manawatū Woodworkers’ Guild

Te Manawa Museum 326 Main St, Palmerston North

The craftspeople of the Manawatū Woodworkers’ Guild are masters of chisel and lathe. Come and see them transform chunks of wood into works of art.