Activities and Projects
Sandra Coney's new book explores the faces behind Waitākere's First World War memorials.
Restoring the Kaitaia First World War memorial for the centenary commemorations.
Exhibition of 44 embroidered panels telling some of the moving personal stories of Kiwi soldiers, nurses and doctors welcomed in the community at Hospital No 2 Walton on Thames between 1915 and 1920
Events, activities and exhibitions will be happening right across the Christchurch City Libraries network throughout 2014 to 2018.
An Inquiry class for Year 10 students. The students will be encouraged to research and create a project on an aspect of the First World War.
A series of animated videos released in the lead-up to Anzac Day 2017 exploring some of the personal stories from Ngā Tapuwae Western Front trails.
A New Zealand Garden for Peace in Le Quesnoy, France, to be unveiled on 10 November 2018.
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.
The 2017 upgrade reflects the memorial’s importance as a centre of the city’s war and peace commemorations and will better cater for the growing Anzac Day crowds.
A project to place images and brief information boards about Lower Hutt WW1 soldiers/heroes in locations closest to their residential address at their time of signing up.
The Penguin Book of New Zealand War Writing presents a rich interplay of writing about our country’s military engagements, including the First World War. Launched in October 2015.
100 portraits of New Zealand's very own Berry Boys along with vintage posters and photographs and artworks of war times will be displayed on mobile screens around the world.