In pictures: Hastings opens opera and other art installations for free family event
Milly Dunlop and Shenie Savage of the Sophie Jean dance company performing at Toitoi – Hawke’s Bay Arts & Events Center. Photo / Paul Taylor
Three council-owned arts and culture facilities have held free community events to welcome residents to Hastings after Covid-19.
In an attempt to reconnect locals with each other and the CBD through arts and culture, the Hastings Library, Hastings City Art Gallery and the Toitoi – Hawke’s Bay Arts & Events Center hosted Titiro Mai – a free community day on Saturday.
Singing, dancing, storytelling and applying make-up were just some of the activities featured at the three facilities.
Hawke’s Bay Today photographer Paul Taylor was there to capture it all.