Kids at the Heart Of Education – Nationwide Speaking Tour

12 Apr

*** LATEST DATES & VENUES LISTED HERE ***

 

 

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At these events, Green Party MPs and guest speakers will discuss how our schools as community hubs plan can help schools play an even greater role in engaging families and ensuring a great education is accessible to all children.

 

Auckland

30th April 6-7.30pm (Join or follow this event of Facebook)

Green Party Education Spokesperson Catherine Delahunty

17 Mercury Lane, Newton Auckland

You are invited to “Meet Your Greens” with Green MP Catherine Delahunty. We have organised a get-together in the Auckland Greens’ office, and everyone is welcome to come along.

Catherine will speak about how the Green Party can help schools play an even greater role in ensuring a great education is accessible to all children. She will also speak about her extensive history of community and environmental activism and how this influences her work in Parliament.

We also look forward to hearing from you about the issues that you and your community hold most dear for you.

Seating is limited, please RSVP to deirdre.sims@parliament.govt.nz

 

Lower Hutt

Tuesday 15 April, 7.30pm (Join or follow this event of Facebook)

Green Party Education Spokesperson Catherine Delahunty, and local MP Holly Walker

Lower Hutt Tramping Club

Birch Street, Waterloo

With special guest Julia Milne, founder and co-ordinator of Epuni’s Common Unity Project.

 

Invercargill

Saturday 12 April, 7.30pm (Join or follow this event on Facebook)

Green Party Co-leader Metiria Turei and Education Spokesperson Catherine Delahunty

Oreti Room, Ascot Park Hotel

Corner or Tay Street and Racecourse Road

 

Christchurch

Friday 11 April, 5.30pm (Join or follow this event on Facebook)

Green Party Education Spokesperson Catherine Delahunty

Upper Riccarton Library Community Meeting Room

71 Main South Road, Sockburn.

With special guest Liz Gordon, local Christchurch education activist and researcher.

 

*** ADDITIONAL DATES & VENUES LISTED HERE ***

 

Other meetings

Further meetings are being organised for Gisborne, Tauranga, Thames, Whakatane, Whangarei, Rotorua, Hamilton, New Plymouth, Whanganui, West Auckland, South Auckland, and Palmerston North.  I will share those details as they are finalised.  

You may also want to follow Catherine Delahunty on Facebook so that you hear about these and other events that way just follow the link and click on the follow icon, top right.

I would love to hear back from people who attend, with their thoughts on what they heard.

~ Dianne

 

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3 Responses to “Kids at the Heart Of Education – Nationwide Speaking Tour”

  1. Dave Kennedy April 12, 2014 at 11:46 pm #

    Thanks for the promotion, Dianne, our Invercargill meeting went really well: https://www.facebook.com/dave.kennedy.1610/media_set?set=a.10203463004756621.1073741845.1258227513&type=1

  2. Melulater April 12, 2014 at 9:05 pm #

    I will be going to the Hamilton meeting and live tweeting with a blog to follow. Just need a confirmed date.

    • Dianne - SaveOurSchoolsNZ April 12, 2014 at 9:41 pm #

      Good stuff, Melulater. I’m going to the Lower Hutt one and will also be Tweeting. I will add the new dates as they are confirmed and re-tweet/share on the Facebook page.

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