Activities and Projects
Events, activities and exhibitions will be happening right across the Christchurch City Libraries network throughout 2014 to 2018.
New Zealand Post honours those who served in the First World War with a five-year programme of commemorative stamps and coins.
The Eastern Institute of Technology and Flinders University, Australia, are researching women teachers as volunteers in Egypt and Europe and those who kept schools open at home.
Since writing you last... features the letters of four Southland First World War soldiers. Over 1700 pages from 307 letters have been digitised, transcribed, and made available to the public.
Helping to date New Zealand items of militaria and period photos from the First World War.
Restoring the Kaitaia First World War memorial for the centenary commemorations.
Published for the centenary of the Battle of the Somme, a major First World War history told for the first time from the British and German perspectives.
Repainting of Whangaroa RSA building in Kaeo in its original 1925 colours
A collection of pieces focusing on the people, personalities and leaders in the First World War. Published by Massey University Press in April 2016.
This new publication by Professor Kay Morris Matthews and co-published by Tairawhiti Museum and EIT is about making visible the work that NZ women undertook overseas during the First World War.
Collecting the wartime reading experiences of New Zealanders at home and abroad for the New Zealand Reading Experience Database (NZ-RED).