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The Making Of Cosmetics In Ancient China Credit: Video by Li Ziqi - 李子柒 Subtitles by Asiabin The Making Of Cosmetics In Ancient China Credit: Video by Li Ziqi - 李子柒 Subtitles by Asiabin
 

***HUMANS of WRM*** Meet Sarah Hatton! This week...

***HUMANS of WRM*** Meet Sarah Hatton! This week on Humans of WRM we introduce Sarah Hatton who has been on the Whanganui Regional Museum team for about one and a half years. Her role here is as a full time Collection Assistant, so she spends her days venturing down into the basement to catalogue objects, update records, re-pack and re-house collection artifacts. Originally from Gisborne she ended up in Wellington to study architecture at Victoria University and then did a Post-grad...
 
Pretty excited to packing everything up for the Holistic Wellbeing Spiritual Fair in Palmy on Sunday. Looking forward to it as the last one was so much fun. X Pretty excited to packing everything up for the Holistic Wellbeing Spiritual Fair in Palmy on Sunday. Looking forward to it as the last one was so much fun. X
 

Christmas must be getting close... The Christmas...

Christmas must be getting close... The Christmas Tree is going up at Majestic Square in preparation to celebrate the festive season and the Christmas Parade next Saturday, 2nd December 2018 at 2pm! Mark it in your diaries now... it is going to be fantastic and a wonderful reflection of a Kiwi Christmas in our beautiful city!
 

The fifth episode of Teng Tools Muscle Garage gets...

The fifth episode of Teng Tools Muscle Garage gets down with Dion D'Anvers' wicked '68 Dodge Charger — a blown 451ci big block weapon built for a little bit ... The fifth episode of Teng Tools Muscle Garage gets down with Dion D'Anvers' wicked '68 Dodge Charger — a blown 451ci big block weapon built for a little bit ...
 

"Shoe House... Now I know what to do with the old...

"Shoe House... Now I know what to do with the old boots !!!😅😄😄" What do you think? 😉 "Shoe House... Now I know what to do with the old boots !!!😅😄😄" What do you think? 😉
 

Iti Tama O Te Awa Tupua - A Small Son of the...

Iti Tama O Te Awa Tupua - A Small Son of the Sacred Waters Charles Ranginui Thursday 16 November 7.00pm As part of Whanganui River Week the Whanganui Regional Museum is hosting a series of small talks and presentations focused on the Whanganui River. To springboard off Senior Curator Libby Sharpe's pictorial journey of the river using historical photographs (Tuesday 14 November); for this presentation Charles Ranginui, local river guide, musician and photographer will take us on a...
 

Grow your own tea! Jane Edmanson shows you how....

Grow your own tea! Jane Edmanson shows you how. Grow your own tea! Jane Edmanson shows you how.
 

As part of Whanganui River Week the Whanganui...

As part of Whanganui River Week the Whanganui Regional Museum is hosting a series of small talks and presentations focused on the Whanganui River. In the presentation 'Whanganui Waiwaiā – Our Beautiful Whanganui River', our learned Senior Curator Libby Sharpe will take you on a pictorial journey along the river, using historical photographs from the Museum collection. Not to be missed if you have an interest in local history, historical photography and of course our beautiful...
 

Way to go our WDHB Public Health Nurses! Here are...

Way to go our WDHB Public Health Nurses! Here are Shelley Newland and Trish Silk at the Eastern Primary Schools Cluster Athletics promoting Water Only and Sun Smart at the event. Way to go our WDHB Public Health Nurses! Here are Shelley Newland and Trish Silk at the Eastern Primary Schools Cluster Athletics promoting Water Only and Sun Smart at the event.
 

Thank you to everyone who came along to our Movie...

Thank you to everyone who came along to our Movie Night Fundraiser for the Wanganui Cancer Society last night! We are proud to have hosted such a successful event for a great cause and plan to host more in the future! Thank you to everyone who came along to our Movie Night Fundraiser for the Wanganui Cancer Society last night! We are proud to have hosted such a successful event for a great cause and plan to host more in the future!
 
This fair will be full of holistic wellbeing and spiritual stalls including crystals, aura pics, reiki healing, oils and much more. There will be 1 to 1 personal readings available fro 10am to 4pm from a selection of wonderful mediums. ( $20 / 15 minutes ) The day will finish with a Clairvoyant show starting at 7pm.
 

The things that go on behind the scenes :-) as the...

The things that go on behind the scenes :-) as the building strengthening project starts to move along and areas are completed, it means a lot of collection items that have been held in off-site storage can start to be transported back and placed into their new (old) homes in the basement. Last week saw a busy few days of doing just that starting with a large portion of the natural history collection. Not many people can say this was how their work day looked like....lifting and...
 

Do you know anyone with Prostate Cancer?? 💪...

Do you know anyone with Prostate Cancer?? 💪 Do you know anyone with Prostate Cancer?? 💪
 

The Samuel Drew Lecture Where people settle,...

The Samuel Drew Lecture Where people settle, legends unfold: Immigration and electoral politics in Aotearoa/New Zealand Friday 10 November at 5.30 pm Davis Theatre, Watt Street Complementary glass of wine or juice available Free entry – koha always welcome To kick-off Whanganui River Week, we welcome Dr Kate McMillan, Senior Lecturer in the Political Science and International Relations Programme at Victoria University of Wellington, who will deliver the 2017 Samuel Drew Lecture...
 

We had two special visitors yesterday. Cameron and...

We had two special visitors yesterday. Cameron and Josie Boyer raised $28 for the Cancer Society by selling lemons. 😊 We appreciate your efforts and generosity you two, well done!👏👏 We had two special visitors yesterday. Cameron and Josie Boyer raised $28 for the Cancer Society by selling lemons. 😊 We appreciate your efforts and generosity you two, well done!👏👏
 

Well done Westmere School! 👏👏 They are the...

Well done Westmere School! 👏👏 They are the latest school in our region to become a Sun Smart school. We are proud of the efforts our schools make to keep students safe from the high levels of UV radiation in our New Zealand skies. It’s time to Slip, Slop, Slap and Wrap!🌞👒
 

Fun, facts, and features of the Whanganui Regional...

Fun, facts, and features of the Whanganui Regional Museum Fun, facts, and features of the Whanganui Regional Museum
 

Quite a line-up of wonderful presentations...

Quite a line-up of wonderful presentations happening during Whanganui River Week - and still more to come....check out the Museum's Events page here for more information. Quite a line-up of wonderful presentations happening during Whanganui River Week - and still more to come....check out the Museum's Events page here for more information.
 

Iti Tama O Te Awa Tupua - A Small Son of the...

Iti Tama O Te Awa Tupua - A Small Son of the Sacred Waters Charles Ranginui Thursday 16 November 7.00pm As part of Whanganui River Week the Whanganui Regional Museum is hosting a series of small talks and presentations focussed on the Whanganui River. To springboard off Senior Curator Libby Sharpe's pictorial journey of the river using historical photographs (Tuesday 14 November); for this presentation Charles Ranginui, local river guide, musician and photographer will take us on a...
 

Iti Tama O Te Awa Tupua - A Small Son of the...

Iti Tama O Te Awa Tupua - A Small Son of the Sacred Waters Charles Ranginui Thursday 16 November 7.00pm As part of Whanganui River Week the Whanganui Regional Museum is hosting a series of small talks and presentations focussed on the Whanganui River. To springboard off Senior Curator Libby Sharpe's pictorial journey of the river using historical photographs (Tuesday 14 November); for this presentation Charles Ranginui, local river guide, musician and photographer will take us on a...