Laraine Sole, recipient of the 2016 NZ Founders Research Grant, is about to launch her book.
You are invited to the book launch of UPOKONGARO, THE COMMUNITY UP-RIVER, May 26th 2018 10:30 am at the AVOCA HOTEL, Upokongaro.
The book is the third in a planned series on Wanganui's outlying districts and suburbs, following Castlecliff and Aramoho,
It has 19 chapters including four chapters dedicated to families and homes in the area up to 1960, and is packed with photos of historic and social interest.
This book launch is open to everyone so please let people you think might be interested know!
Look forward to seeing you there if this is at all possible.