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Sunset CinemaSunset Cinema

Screening dates for 2017:  Feb 3, Mar 3, Apr 7, May 5, June 9, July 7, Aug 4, Sep 1, Oct 6, Nov 3 and Dec 1

Sunset Cinema is back with a new year of astonishing international and local films, kicking off with our opening night party on Friday 3rd February! 

Come along and be welcomed in by the glam-rock stylings of band “In for a Penny” and the delights of Paulownia wine, Regent 58 beer, home-crafted brew by Tony Faulkner, and Forecast Cider from Mela Juice, all complemented by home-made focaccia, pizza and other delicacies. Smiling people will gather to drink, eat, gossip and be merry in kicking off a new year of cinematic delights!

For 2017, all movies are moving to Friday evenings. Doors now open at 7pm and movies begin at 7.30pm. Depending on length, most nights we will show a short film before the feature. 

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Engaging with Youth Workshop

16 October 1pm and 5.30pm

Workshops starting at 1.00pm and 5.30pm. 

Designed and run by youth, this 1.5hr interactive workshop will give you a better understanding of young people in 2017. This workshop covers a range of ways you can interact with youth. Topics include stereotypes, social media, and communication.

This workshop is suited to anyone who wants to work effectively with young people, consult with young people, attract youth employees, or even parents who want to understand the world their teens live in!

This workshop is a fundraiser for youth organisation Rangatahi to Rangatira Carterton. Please contact us for Group Discounts.
Previous attendees have labelled the workshop as 'fun', 'changed my mindset', and "inspiring." 
"The ‘Engaging with Youth’ presentation is a must for any organisation wishing to work with our rangatahi in a meaningful way."

Purchase tickets via Eventfinda

Kokomai Creative Festival  - Wairarapa

13-22 October 


Creativity, arts and culture will take centre stage across the Wairarapa this October thanks to a diverse range of events being offered during the Kokomai Creative Festival, proudly supported by Trust House and Provincial Insurance.

More than 65 events across the fields of music, theatre, dance, visual arts, film and literature will be held at various venues including rural halls, churches, the Carterton Event Centre and parks from October 13 – 22nd 2017.

Visit the Kokomai website for tickets. 

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