Capital E School Holiday events

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Capital E have gone puppet mad these school holidays.  There are drop-in puppet activities at Capital E’s headquarters in Queens’ Wharf (every day except Sunday), workshops and  activities for loads of puppet fun. Puppet workshops Puppet practitioners from over Aotearoa are coming to Capital E Central to lead showings and workshops for children aged 2-10….

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Wellington’s Top Five Activities For Spring

Tulips at the Botanic Garden WCC

Springtime is here. The time of year when between the rainy days, you get a beautiful crisp sunny day. The type where you can finally let your kids run amok outside. It’s such a lovely time of year so to celebrate Citywrigglers counts down Wellington’s top five activities for spring. Nature Reserves A great time…

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Capital E presents: Kiwi Moon

Wellington, NZ. 3 April 2015. Capital E National Theatre for Children presents Kiwi Moon. National tour 2015. Photographed at the Hannah Playhouse, Wellington. Photo credit: Stephen A’Court.  COPYRIGHT ©Stephen A’Court

Running 26 Sept- 10 Oct daily at 11am (except Sundays) at Hannah Playhouse. From a stunning national tour, Capital E National Theatre for Children presents the return Wellington season of Gavin Bishop’s iconic New Zealand story, Kiwi Moon. A little white kiwi thinks the moon might be his mother because it is white and bright and…

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What’s on for the September and October School Holidays

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  It’s school holiday time. Don’t dread it, just gather some great ideas together and get prepared. To help you on your way, here are Citywrigglers’ top picks for keeping your little larks entertained. On show There are plenty of theatre options for kids during the holidays. Capital E has Kiwi Moon playing at Hannah Playhouse,…

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Fun with LEGO: Lego encounters in Wellington

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LEGO. For those of us with kids obsessed with this little brick delight, our eagle eyes are always looking out for opportunities to introduce them to this hours-of-fun toy.   Fortunate then, that Wellington not only has plenty of places to buy it – but ample ways to encounter nifty LEGO-themed creations. White out City Gallery’s…

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Suburb Spotlight: Lyall Bay


A drive through Lyall Bay and its child-friendly assets are obvious. A sandy, stony beach to explore and build sandcastles on, complete with a well-worn but fun playground near café icon Maranui.   But what about the bay’s other hidden treasures?   Here are some great things to do with your kids in the beautiful Lyall Bay…

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Term Time at Capital E


The fun folks at Capital E have got plenty of great activities to keep your little ones entertained this term. Tuesdays – Discover Dance. Every Tuesday at 10am-10.30am from 28 July – 22 September, children will be twirling, slinking and sliding their way through catchy rhythms with the talented Java Dance crew. Workshops are $5…

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