Friday Fossick

Friday fossick

Join us for a Friday fossick!

Show-and-tell talks with Stephanie Smith from Research Collections.

1st Friday of the month

1.15pm – 2.00pm at Tauranga library

A chance to get a close look at items that are normally locked away. Come along and hear entertaining and informative stories.
These sessions are free and no booking is required. Gather around the horseshoe table in Ngā Wāhi Rangihau/Research Collections on the first floor of Tauranga library.

Friday fossick programme

Date Topic Description
3 March Flora and fauna from the Sladden Collection Natural history subjects give publishers ample opportunity for beautiful illustrations.
7 April The Munro Collection The late Captain Munro’s Collection of books and journals about ships and seafaring.
5 May Account books from the archives Financial records from early Tauranga.  What did we spend our money on 100 years ago?
2 June Antarctica from the Sladden Collection Some rare and fascinating publications about the frozen continent.

Last Reviewed: 09/03/2017