Summer in Selwyn is back with over 80 events from December until March.

Our handy events guide and calendar can be downloaded here or pick one up from your local Selwyn library, community centre or service centre.

Highlights include the new Ninja Training, Bark in the Park and Skate 'n' Splash where you can get your skates on at the Selwyn Sports Centre, then cool off on the inflatable obstacle course at Selwyn Aquatic Centre.

Bark in the Park in February will be a pawesome day out to celebrate furry friends at Brookside Park in Rolleston, featuring six-legged egg and spoon race, best-dressed dog and more.

The popular Outdoor Movies series, Picnic in the Park, Summer Skate Jams and Teddy Bears’ Picnic are back. The Month of Sundays live music sessions in February and March, Pool Parties in Sheffield, Darfield and Southbridge and a special Pool of Rock party at Selwyn Aquatic Centre also return.

The Selwyn Libraries team has plenty in store for Selwyn this summer, from their Summer Reading Challenge, to Magic 101, Japanese Kokedama gardening and the Mixology of Mocktails.

Bookings will be required for all events and restrictions, changes or cancellations may be required depending on the requirements of the Covid-19 Protection Framework. Check our website regularly for the latest updates.

Mark your calendars for these fun events so you don’t miss out!


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