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Opening of the Rainbow Room, Parliament Oct 2008

Calendar of Events

2008
A list of some of the things that have been happening this year for me as well as the community. It is not an extensive calendar as alot more has happened I am sure. The most recent starting here at the top of the list:

Tiwhanawhana still have sessions open to our LGBTI friends and whanau who would like to attend 5.30pm - 7.30pm each Thursday DURING school terms at Wellington Central Library, Mezzanine Floor in the Senior Citizens Room (same side as the main lifts). The sessions close during school holidays. Nau mai Haere mai!

Opening of The Ivy Bar (where IMERST was)

Tiwhanawhana took part in the Musical 'The Outing'

Opening of the 'Rainbow Room' at Parliament

Tim Barnett's farewell from Parliament (attendance by some members of Tiwhanwhana)

NZ Police DLO's call a meeting with the LGBTI community to build relationships

Living Library Book at Wellington Central Library where the
Agender NZ President was invited to participate

Carmen Rupe accepts the position as Patron to Agender NZ

Scoping Committee for placing bid to host 2nd Asia Pacific Outgames 2011

NZIM graduation

Reiki masters

Executive Committee of Agender NZ

Attended Agender Christchurch Conference in Christchurch (Queens Birthday 2008)

Opening of Conference at VUW Pipitea Campus

'Out in the Square' - Gay and Lesbian Fair, Civic Square, Wellington. Tiwhanawhana performed.

TRANS101 workshop at TheNewDowse
Opening of 'Assume Nothing' Exhibition, TheNewDowse with Tiwhanawhana
Particpate in the 'Assume Nothing' Exhibition

Wananga for Tiwhanawhana at Kaitoke
Environment Day celebrations with Tiwhanwhana at Kaitoke

1st Asia Pacific Outgames - Melbourne. To attend Human Rights Conference and play tennis. Won silver for dbls and bronze for singles C grade. Highlight would be Tiwhanawhana performing on stage at the opening (all six of us!)

Visit family in Gisborne and take some friends who have never been hunting, for the experience

2007

DECEMBER - Tiwhanawhana Kapa Haka
KAPA HAKA. 6 and 13 December - at Wellington Central Library, mezzanine floor. 5.30pm - 7.30pm. All takatapui welcome, learn waiata, kapa haka, all levels, fun and everyone welcome. Nau Mai Haere Mai.

NOVEMBER - Tiwhanawhana Kapa Haka
KAPA HAKA. 1, 8, 15, 22, and 29 November - at Wellington Central Library, mezzanine floor. 5.30pm - 7.30pm. All takatapui welcome, learn waiata, kapa haka, all levels, fun and everyone welcome. Nau Mai Haere Mai.

OCTOBER - Tiwhanawhana Kapa Haka
KAPA HAKA. 11, 18, and 25 October - at Wellington Central Library, mezzanine floor. 5.30pm - 7.30pm. All takatapui welcome, learn waiata, kapa haka, all levels, fun and everyone welcome. Nau Mai Haere Mai.

SEPTEMBER - Tiwhanawhana Kapa Haka
KAPA HAKA. 6, 13, and 20 September - at Wellington Central Library, mezzanine floor. 5.30pm - 7.30pm. All takatapui welcome, learn waiata, kapa haka, all levels, fun and everyone welcome. Nau Mai Haere Mai.

AUGUST - Tiwhanawhana Kapa Haka
KAPA HAKA. 2, 9, 16, 23, and 30 August - at Wellington Central Library, mezzanine floor. 5.30pm - 7.30pm. All takatapui welcome, learn waiata, kapa haka, all levels, fun and everyone welcome. Nau Mai Haere Mai.

JULY - Tiwhanawhana Kapa Haka
KAPA HAKA. 19 and 26 July - at Wellington Central Library, mezzanine floor. 5.30pm - 7.30pm. All takatapui welcome, learn waiata, kapa haka, all levels, fun and everyone welcome. Nau Mai Haere Mai.

June - Tiwhanawhana Kapa Haka
KAPA HAKA. 7, 14, 21, and 28 June - at Wellington Central Library, mezzanine floor. 5.30pm - 7.30pm. All takatapui welcome, learn waiata, kapa haka, all levels, fun and everyone welcome. Nau Mai Haere Mai.

MAY - Tiwhanawhana Kapa Haka
KAPA HAKA. 3, 10, 17, 24, and 31 May - at Wellington Central Library, mezzanine floor. 5.30pm - 7.30pm. All takatapui welcome, learn waiata, kapa haka, all levels, fun and everyone welcome. Nau Mai Haere Mai.

APRIL - Tiwhanawhana Kapa Haka
KAPA HAKA. 26 April - at Wellington Central Library, mezzanine floor. 5.30pm - 7.30pm. All takatapui welcome, learn waiata, kapa haka, all levels, fun and everyone welcome. Nau Mai Haere Mai.

MARCH - Gay and Lesbian Fair
March 10, 2007, Newtown. Contact person: Graham Ph (04) 970 1897 or 0210 757 674. Email: grahambw@gmail.com

KAPA HAKA. 8, 15, 23, and 29 March - at Wellington Central Library, mezzanine floor. 5.30pm - 7.30pm. Learning waiata for the opening of the Gay and Lesbian Fair in Newtown, Wellington. All takatapui welcome, learn waiata, kapa haka, all levels, fun and everyone welcome. Nau Mai Haere Mai.

FEBRUARY - Tiwhanawhana Kapa Haka
KAPA HAKA. 8, 15, and 22 February - at Wellington Central Library, mezzanine floor. 5.30pm - 7.30pm. All takatapui welcome, learn waiata, kapa haka, all levels, fun and everyone welcome. Nau Mai Haere Mai.

GLBTI Forum MSD Auditorium. Bowen St, Wellington. 9 February 9.30am-3.45pm. Forum on recent research information that affect GLBTI. Focus on health related issues.

JANUARY - Kaha Queer Youth Hui
Tapu Te Ranga Marae, Island Bay, Wellington. January 26 - 28, 2007. Contact person: Nathan Ph (04) 381 6648 or email: nathan.brown@nzaf.org.nz


2006

NOVEMBER - Takataapui Hui-a-Motu
Hosted by Tiwhanawhana Trust, Hongoeka Marae, Plimmerton, Porirua, 3-5 November 2006. Email: tiwhanawhana@hotmail.com or call/txt Elizabeth Kerekere on 027 404 8277 for a registration form, to make an enquiry, presentation or run a workshop.

OCTOBER - Carmen's 70th Birthday
The Chrissy Witoko Memorial Trust are planning a birthday event for Carmen on 7th October this year in Wellington at the Boat Shed, a venue at the Waterfront, Wellington.

MAY - Transgender Hui
26-28 May (Powhiri held Friday 26 May at 6pm). Venue: Makaurau Marae, Ihumatao, Mangere. Contact: www.nzaf.org.nz


2005

JUNE - Black & White Ball
The Chrissy Witoko Memorial Trust - Black & White Ball held on Queens Birthday Weekend at Pipitea Marae, Wellington. See Friends of Chrissy Witoko link to this website for more information

JUNE - Agender NZ Conference
Agender NZ Conference was held at Portland Towers, Wellington over the duration of Queens Birthday Weekend. See Agendar link to this website for more information

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