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Paekakariki History Day - Sports Photographs Display

Dave Johnson from Paekakariki Station Museum

An annual History Day at St Peter’s Village Hall. This year the showcase is on the history of
THE SPORTS CLUBS OF PAEKĀKĀRIKI
On display will be many sports photos, written history and relics. You’re invited to bring your own to share too.

On rotation will be 14 general archival film clips from 1924 to 1967.

At 3pm afternoon tea is provided and the opportunity for folk to share their sporting memories with everyone.

At 3.30, four National Film Unit newsreels shot here will be shown, dating from 1943 to 1963.

Michael O’Leary will be signing and selling reprinted copies of his book ‘The Streets of Paekakariki’ – $25.

This free event (Koha box) is brought to you by the combined efforts of the Station Precinct Trust, The Paekākāriki History Group and the Paekākāriki Community Trust



If you can think of anyone who may be less mobile then please offer them a ride down to the hall.


Date: September 15
Time: 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Event Categories: Community, Family-friendly, Film

Venue St Peter’s Village Hall

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