EDIBLE GARDENING AND KIDS’ GARDEN CRAFT
Monday 18 July, 1-3pm, 99 Tilley Road, Paekākāriki. Adults can learn about successful edible gardening, build a compost heaps and if the weather is kind, see a tree pruning demo. Kids can create garden craft. Find out more and register.
SKILLS TO KEEP YOUR WHEELS RUNNING SMOOTHLY
Wednesday 20 July, 10:00am - 2:00pm, St Peters Hall, Beach Road, PaekākārikiDo you want to know how to fix punctures, adjust your brakes and keep your cables oiled? Bring your bikes and any bike tools you have (eg. crescents, tyre levers), and join experienced bike mechanic Matt. Gain the skills and knowledge to keep your wheels running smoothly. Supported by Avanti and Paekākāriki Bike Library. 7 years up, younger children to come with an adult. Find out more and register.
BECOME A HABITAT HERO
Sunday 17 July, 9:30am-12:30pm, Whareroa Farm. Kāpiti Coast Biodiversity Project invites your family to meet weta, check some traps, plant some trees and enjoy a sausage sizzle. Wet weather alternative activities, so come rain or shine. Find out more and register.
NGĀ URUORA NATURE TOUR
Wednesday 20 July, 1-3pm, Te Araroa trail. A guided walk of the Kohekohe loop track on Te Araroa trail, with Ngā Uruora members discussing their planting and developments. Meet at the entrance to the Ames Street Reserve, Paekākāriki. Find out more and register.
WHAREROA GUARDIANS PLANTING
Sunday July 17th, 9:30am- 12:30pm, Whareroa Farm. Join the Whareroa Guardians’ planting session near the Ramaroa Stream and in the Ramaroa wetland. The Guardians would be delighted to have families join in, efforts will be rewarded with a hot dog. Find out more and register.
RE-WILD YOUR GROWN-UP
Friday 22 July, 1-3:30pm, Mackays Crossing, Queen Elizabeth Park. Get to know the wild places in Kāpiti and in yourself. Den making, discovery and outdoor fun to help children and adults get wild and find wonder in nature. Find out more and register.