Festivals & Lifestyle

ANZAC Storytime

Join us for a special ANZAC Storytime. Plant a poppy and see a real donkey. All are welcome for stories and fun! Children must be accompanied by a caregiver Read more...

Craft & Design Market

Our first market of 2015 will bring you many of your favourite stalls as well as a number of newbies Read more...

Letter to a Soldier

Write a letter to a soldier currently serving in the New Zealand armed forces and hear about how New Zealand soldiers have been involved in different wars. All welcome. Children must be accompanied by a caregiver Read more...

An Evening With Sir Richard Hadlee

Remember when as a kid in your backyard you would be charging in to bowl at your best mate. You imagined that you were New Zealand'€™s greatest ever bowler as you bowled to Richards or Botham or the underarm devil Trevor Chappell Read more...

Boot Camp for Kids

Join us for a boot camp style exercise circuit for kids. In Civic Square if the weather is nice. Otherwise we will be in the activities area of the library. All welcome. Children must be accompanied by a caregiver Read more...

School Holiday Activity

It is all about art at MTG this school holidays! Our new exhibitions have opened, including Dick Frizzell'€™s fabulous artist proofs. Come along and create your own Frizzell-inspired artwork incorporating some of his famous techniques Read more...

Hawkeâs Bay Better Home & Living Show 2015

Packed with hundreds of products and services for the home, the Better Home '& Living Show will inform and inspire anyone wanting to improve their lifestyle in a sustainable way Read more...

ANZAC Storytime

A special ANZAC themed storytime. All welcome. Children must be accompanied by a caregiver. The library may take photographs or video recordings during events and programmes which may be used in our promotional material Read more...

Autumn Arts & Crafts Fair

Local members will be demonstrating and selling their work. Buy something special '& support the local economy Read more...

Green Drinks

Green Drinks is a movement undertaken worldwide, but is decentralised - interested organisers from any place in the world can start Green Drinks Read more...

Anzac Day 2015: Hastings Remembers

Civic Square will be the focal point for Anzac Day services in the Hastings District this year. 2015 marks the 100th anniversary of the Gallipoli Campaign and the forging of the greatly admired ANZAC spirit Read more...

Hot Rod & Classic Car Festival and Swap Meet

Marineland Street Rods 23rd annual festival and swap meet. 600 plus hot rods and classics on display, plus this year the event is commemorating the 100th anniversary of World War 1 Read more...

Otane Market

The Otane Market is open every Sunday from 9am - 1pm. Just a quick turn off State Highway 2 at Otane and you'll find a gorgeous country market with a little something for everyone Read more...

Interviewing Grandad: A Wartime Childhood Experience

Hear what it was like to be a child growing up in New Zealand during the time of World War Two. Think of some questions that you might like to ask. All welcome. Children must be accompanied by a caregiver Read more...

Hastings City Growers Market

The Hastings City Growers Market will run every Saturday morning in the Hastings CBD Mall. Launching on 29th November, the market will run from 8am til 12.00pm. Vendors will sell locally grown or produced food products and ready to eat food items Read more...

Deadhill Ghost Tour

The Prison is spooky enough in the day, but at night it gets even creepier. Come see the place after dark and get a guided tour, complete with ghostly stories and tales of infamous murders who were hung here Read more...

Green Drinks

Green Drinks is a movement undertaken worldwide, but is decentralised - interested organisers from any place in the world can start Green Drinks Read more...

Hawke's Bay Toyota Deco Winter Weekend

The Hawke's Bay Toyota Deco Winter Weekend has evolved out of the mid-winter DIY Deco concept used over the past few years Read more...

Winter Arts & Crafts Fair

Local members will be demonstrating and selling their work. Buy something special '& support the local economy Read more...

Magpie Market @ Meeanee - Antiques, Collectibles and Crafts

The Antiques, Collectibles '& Craft Market held at the Meeanee Hall, Napier on the first Saturday of every month is an event not to be missed. This regular monthly market is mostly indoors, providing something interesting for everyone Read more...

Lions Clubs of New Zealand Convention

The Lions Club Multiple District 202 convention is the annual general meeting of all Lions Clubs in New Zealand. The 2015 convention will be held in Napier, the art deco capital of New Zealand Read more...

J Day Cannabis Law Reform Rally

J Day is a global protest against cannabis prohibition, and celebration of our cannabis culture, that now happens in over 200 cities around the world Read more...

Market Day

Nau Mai Haere Mai - Something for everyone. Treats include Coffee '& Slice and something nice Read more...