The children of the Cook Islands are promising the world for their mums, tomorrow on Mother’s Day – now it’s time to deliver.
St Joseph’s primary school showed their appreciation to 18-year-old Louise Gainford who has raised funds for books and stationery for schools on Rarotonga.
The annual Kia Rangatira “Akaraumaire Celebration of Excellence” Cook Islands Maori Graduates’ Dinner 2019 to celebrate academic excellence and achievement was held recently at the Atiu community hall in Auckland.
The Avana Sunday School meeting house hosted almost 120 children yesterday morning for the cultural learning programme, Atui’anga ki te Tango, run by organisations, Korero o te Orau and Manava Ora o te Ivi Maori.
Into the first week of the school holidays we caught up with a few kids at the Punanga Nui markets on Wednesday; the youngsters shared how they have spent their holidays so far, and their thoughts on ANZAC Day.
The Korero o te ‘Orau and Manava Ora o te Ivi Maori will again collaborate to deliver the coveted Atui’anga ki te Tango cultural programme for children next week.