Events

  • Wellness Week theme: Connection and the Art of Letter Writing Monday 14 September 5:00 - 7:00 pm

    Wellness Week theme: Connection and the Art of Letter Writing Monday 14 September 5:00 - 7:00 pm

    Some of you may still remember what it was like to receive a handwritten letter. The joy of holding it in your hand and the tactile pleasure of opening it. As soon as you saw the handwriting you probably knew who sent it.On Monday night, 14 September, we’ll leave behind the lightning fast and convenient tools of communication and slow down to explore the advantages and beauty of handwritten correspondence.We will look at examples of great letters and explore prompts for basic letter writing. We’ll have time to write a letter, or at least make a start. Use stationery you already have...

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  • PETRONELLA'S EVENTS WEEK  SATURDAY 26 OCTOBER TO SUNDAY 3 NOVEMBER

    PETRONELLA'S EVENTS WEEK SATURDAY 26 OCTOBER TO SUNDAY 3 NOVEMBER

    Can you believe that Petronella's Gallery Bookstore has been open a whole year! Although it's a massive cliché, the phrase "time flies when you're having fun" really is true! As a way of celebrating we are running an Events week from the NZ Bookshop Day, the 26th of October to November 3rd, Petronella's 1st birthday! This will be great fun for all the family, friends and bookstore community. With events and competitions for everyone to enjoy with amazing prizes, this will be something not to be missed! Check out the events schedule below: SATURDAY 26 OCTOBER: NZ BOOKSHOP DAY 11...

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  • R@P (readers at petronella's) BOOK CLUB, every last Thursday of the month.

    R@P (readers at petronella's) BOOK CLUB, every last Thursday of the month.

    On the last Thursday of the month we host the R@P (Readers@Petronella’s) Book Club. In this book club we discuss books that the club members feel passionate about. This can be a book that was read years ago, or a book that is just finished. Sharing the books that inspired you will inspire others. You can come to just one meeting, or to all of them, there is no commitment. The book club is from 4pm to 6pm in winter and from 5pm to 7 pm in summer, but contact Wilma for up to date times and to let her...

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