Parent guide to dual enrollment added to site

We’ve uploaded our guide to enrolling in Te Kura Correspondence school as a new page on our website. Now’s a great time to raise the possibility of doing 2 subjects at a higher level with your school. There is a bit of prep work involved so starting early will help!

Parliament, the Solar System and Archaeology – October 18 Events

Hi all
Please check out the following links for up-coming events for members:
Tuesday 2nd October – Tour of Parliament and Meeting with the Hon. Tracey Martin
Sunday 7th October – Whitby’s Scale Solar System Walk
Saturday 20th October – Archaeological Walk through Wellington with Archaeologist Mary O’Keefe
With regards
Elizabeth McKee
Secretary – Wellington Explorers

Pizza and Philosophy

Hello Explorers!

We are pleased to announce our inaugural Pizza and Philosophy event with Professor Nicholas Agar of Victoria University’s School of History, Philosophy, Political Science and International Relations.

This event will be held on August 11 at St Theresa’s School, and is for Explorers 8 and over.

Further details can be found on the Eventbrite page, www.eventbrite.co.nz/e/pizza-and-philosophy-11th-august-2018-2-4pm-10-years-tickets-48104905066

Play by Play Festival

We have been given the chance to visit the amazing Play by Play festival and talk to the organisers and game designers about the gaming industry, career options and then we have an opportunity to try out some new indie games on display. If you would like to attend, please check your email for eventbrite ticket information. If you need to get on the email list, please contact the events organiser Elizabeth.

This is happening on Wednesday the 18th of April at 1pm.

See: playbyplay.co.nz for details of the week long festival.

March and April fun!

We had a great time at Timbernook last week lighting fires, learning bush safety and toasting marshmallows over the fire. In April we are visiting the Play By Play exhibition and the New Zealand Ballet. Keep an eye out for emails with more details.

Timbernook

Check out our Facebook page soon for details of a visit to Timbernook just for Explorers members.

Deconstruction Day Saturday 3 March 2018 (+ AGM)

Our Annual pulling things apart, break and make day is coming up this weekend. We will have a short AGM, then break things apart to find out how they work! There will be a a small table with craft for some card making for any younger siblings who need something else to do. It’s bring a plate of food to share as well, so there will be some time to mix with other families.

There is no charge for this event, so its a good one to come along to and check us out! Please register on www.Eventbrite.co.nz “Wellington Explorers AGM and Deconstruction Day”

1-45pm to 3pm, St Marks school hall, 13 Dufferin St Wellington