News & Updates
Paekākāriki Community Trust
Book fair - 2018 and donations of books
We recently held the halls annual book fair, this was very successful raising over $5,000, which will go towards restoration/repair of the hall floor. We appreciate donations of good quality books, if you are having a clear out, or know anyone getting rid of a book collection please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org and we will arrange with you to collect them.
Hall restoration work to date
The Trust fundraisers for the hall's operational costs, renovations and upkeep, next on the list is the hall floor. Since 2012 a lot of restoration work has been done, including rewiring and installing a contemporary lighting and heating system. The toilets have been upgraded, the interior painted and a new commercial style kitchen has been installed. The stage upgrade includes a projector and screen, and theater lighting and curtains. A large deck has been added to the side of the hall that can accommodate the 6mtr x 4mtr Marquee.