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THURSDAY, 6-8PM

CHRISTCHURCH

CONVERSATIONS

The Greatest Contribution panel

will see interesting speakers

share their views on what kind

of contribution the residential

red zone could make to the city

and to New Zealand. The panel

will be led by Lincoln University

professor Jacky Bowring and

feature speakers Marjan van den

Belt, Philippa Howden-Chapman,

Joseph Hullen and Rod Oram.

Free event.

The Piano Centre, 156

Armagh St

NEW BRIGHTON SEASIDE

MARKET

Saturday, 10am-2pm

New Brighton Pedestrian Mall

MT PLEASANT FARMERS’

MARKET

Saturday, 9.30am-12.30pm,

McCormacks Bay Rd

LYTTELTON FARMERS’

MARKET

Saturdays, 10am-1pm,

London St

OPAWA FARMERS’

MARKET

Sundays, 9am-noon,

275 Fifield Tce

THURSDAY TO SUNDAY

CINEMA ITALIANO FESTIVAL

Drama, comedy or documentary

– whatever your preference,

culture and fun are guaranteed

at the Italian Film Festival.

Christchurch is privileged to be

the first leg of the festival, so get

along to a screening before the

rest of the country.

Academy Gold Cinema,

Colombo Mall car park

THURSDAY TO SUNDAY,

10AM-5PM

FRANCIS UPRITCHARD:

JEALOUS SABOTEURS

Francis Upritchard’s work is

animated by mystery. Exquisitely

imagined and startlingly strange,

her sculptures and paintings

reverberate with possible

histories, both ancient and

imagined. Come face-to-face

with enigmatic figures, sprawling

sloths and cabinets full of the

unexpected in this collection of

the internationally-acclaimed,

New Zealand-born artist’s work.

Christchurch Art Gallery

FRIDAY, 6.30-9.30PM

MUSICAL QUIZ

Alliance Française will test your

musical knowledge at this fun

quiz night. Alliance Française is

a worldwide network of nonprofit

associations dedicated

to the promotion of the French

language and culture. There will

be live music during the event

so go along with your team (six

people maximum), or go alone

and they’ll find you a team to

join! This event will be in both

english and french. Register at

enquiries@afchristchurch.org.nz.

Alliance Francaise, 275

Cashel St

FRIDAY, 7.30-11PM

MICHELLE GOES TO PARIS

FUNDRAISER

The city’s very own Moulin

Rouge-style show, featuring cancan,

burlesque and swing dancers,

trapeze acts and girl-group, The

Starlets. Help raise funds to send

terminally ill 56-year-old mother

and grandmother Michelle

Calderwood to Paris. Tickets

$25-$40.

Halo Lounge, 66B Wharenui

Rd

FRIDAY, 6-10.30PM

LYTTELTON FESTIVAL OF

LIGHTS STREET PARTY

This year’s street party will be a

night to remember. There will

be a parade, food stalls and

live music from The Eastern,

Mundi and The Settlers on

the main stage. Check out the

entertainment throughout the

night on the Albion Square stage

and Collett’s Corner, and the

much-loved fireworks display at

8pm. Free event.

London St, Lyttelton

SATURDAY, 7.30PM

CBS CHOIR AND

ORCHESTRA

The week-long Cathedral

Arts Festival will close with a

celebration of the Feast of St

John the Baptist, patron of the

Christchurch Catholic Diocese.

Soprano Rebecca Ryan will

perform a new edition of Mozart’s

monumental Great Mass in C

minor.

St Mary’s Pro Cathedral,

Manchester St

SUNDAY, 10AM-3PM

WINTER ENCRAFTMENT

MARKET

This market will feature more

than 70 craft and design stalls,

handpicked from across New

Zealand. There will also be a great

variety of food trucks and coffee.

Free entry and ATMs will be

on-site.

Lincoln Event Centre, 15

Meijer Dr

SUNDAY, 2-5PM

GARDEN CITY ORCHESTRA

MID-YEAR CONCERT

The Garden City Orchestra will

present music including Schubert,

Faure and Beethoven. Cakes and

drinks at intermission. $10/$5

Avonhead School, 55

Avonhead Rd

SUNDAY, 10AM-2PM

MATARIKI IN THE ZONE

Celebrate Matariki in the red

zone with planting, a dedication

of the poppies over Gallipoli

garden at the top end of the

reserve, lovely kai (soup and

hangi), kapa haka and great

music. Take the kids along for

some activities.

Anzac Dr Reserve

SUNDAY, NOON-3PM

HALSWELL COMMUNITY

MARKET

Set in the award-winning gardens

of St John of God, this monthly

market has live entertainment,

fabulous stalls and delicious food.

Come along and support local

businesses, musicians, clubs and

groups.

26 Nash Rd, Aidenfield

CHAMBER MUSIC NEW ZEALAND

presents

MOZART & HAYDN ‘KUIJKEN STYLE’

Wednesday 12 July, 7.30pm

Charles Luney Auditorium

CHRISTCHURCH

Free Open Stage performance at 6.45pm

Concession

Rates Available

Core Funder

ticketek.co.nz 0800 842 538

chambermusic.co.nz/kuijkenquartet

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