june, 2021

29jun6:00 pm7:30 pmMatariki Te Whetū o te Tau

Event Details

With the new Matariki public holiday starting in 2022, this year’s Matariki is a great opportunity to build your knowledge. Living by the Stars and CORE Education are excited to co-host this online event. This seminar will be presented by Dr Rangi Matamua, Director of Living by the Stars. A leading expert in Matariki and Māori Astronomy, Rangi holds extensive knowledge about our skies, star clusters, galaxies and planets.What you’ll learn
– What Matariki is
– Where Matariki can be found
– How Matariki fits into a Māori division of time.
– The major themes and principles associated with Matariki.
– How Matariki will inform our new Matariki holiday (beginning in 2022).So, if you’re interested in Matariki, we’ve made sure this seminar is free and accessible to you.Let’s build knowledge of Matariki this year, so we can know more about what we will be celebrating next year! Please note: the livestream will occur within this Facebook event.To continue to learn more about Matariki (and have interesting information come straight to your inbox), sign up to this dedicated database https://bit.ly/3i7SMtm

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Time

(Tuesday) 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Organizer

Living by the Stars with Professor Rangi Matamuahttps://www.facebook.com/Livingbythestars https://livingbythestars.co.nz/

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