If you have a great idea for telling people about Nelson’s heritage, Nelson City Council would like to hear it.
MULTICULTURAL TENNIS DAY at Richmond Tennis Club – 20 July.
Movie night fundraiser – Soldiers without Guns – 26 July
1. Anyone for tennis?
Multicultural Nelson Tasman invites you to join a MULTICULTURAL TENNIS DAY at Richmond Tennis Club, 18a Gladstone Rd, Richmond, Nelson on Saturday 20 July 2019, 11-2pm (rainy alternate day is Saturday 27th) $5 koha for BBQ
2. Soldiers without Guns! Come and join us to watch this ‘Proud to be Kiwi or Kiwi-to-be’ documentary about kiwi soldiers who brought peace to Bougainville with music and guitars! Soldiers Without Guns will be screened on Friday, 26 July 2019 7-8:30pm at The Suter Theatre, Bridge Street, Nelson – $25 tickets available online through www.trybooking.com
More about the movie night fundraiser…
★ This Soldiers Without Guns documentary was handed a GOLD award at the Queen Palm International Film Festival (Palm Springs, California) in June, 2019
★ Kapa Haka by Tamariki Toa – part of the funds raised from the movie night will go towards Tamariki Toa for going to their national competition in November 2019
★ Music by Kramit – Acoustic Duo. Two original songs in the film are from our local musicians Candy & John (Kramit – Acoustic Duo).We are so proud to have their live performance for the night. ♥ Multicultural Nelson Tasman
18.8.2019 – Sun, 11-4pm – COLOMBIAN DAY @ Founders Heritage Park, Nelson FREE – Celebrate the Colombian Culture with music, dancing, songs, games, arts/crafts, pinata making and great food
1.11.2019 – Fri, 4-9pm – MERCADO LATINO @ Kirby Lane, Nelson FREE – First time ever, enjoy traditional Latino Market with amazing locally hand-made arts/crafts, music, dancing and great food
8.2.2020 – Sat, 4-9pm – TASMAN ASIAN NIGHT FOOD FAIR @ Washbourn Gardens, Richmond, Nelson – FREE – the best outside market of delicious food and incredible local talent from our wonderful Asian communities. (rainy alternate day is 15.2.2019)
22.3.2020 – Sun, 11-4pm – RACE UNITY DAY @ Victory Square Park, Nelson – FREE – our biggest Multicultural Event in Nelson/Tasman! In 2019, we had 88 food, info, arts/crafts stalls and 33 performance acts (of 200 performers) from 22 cultures around the world. Great event for the whole family to celebrate cultural diversity and understanding.
Article type: Meetings and events
Start date: July 20, 2019
Start time: 11:00 AM
End Date: July 26, 2019
End Time: 8:30 PM
Contact Name: Mary
Contact Email: [email protected]