Donate to Rutherford’s Den

Please join us in keeping the spirit of experimentation alive by contributing toward the the $2 million upgrade and ongoing refreshment of Rutherford’s Den.

Rutherford Wall full sizeRutherford’s Den is part of the Arts Centre – an independent charitable trust that relies on gifts and sponsorship to maintain restoration momentum.

Buying a ticket to visit Rutherford’s Den supports the cost of the refurbishment, or alternatively you can make an online donation or download our donation form to donate via cheque or internet banking.

Nobel prize-winning scientist Ernest, Lord Rutherford was a pioneer, innovator, thinker and collaborator. His legacy means he is also an inspiration – encouraging a new era of scientific discovery – and his life’s work and achievements remain a timeless demonstration of the power of ideas and creativity.

With your help, Rutherford’s Den will remain a vibrant centre of scientific discovery.

 

 

Upcoming Events

The Arts Centre Mākete

Every Sunday

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Tī kōuka string-making classes

Mondays, Wednesdays & Fridays

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Posh Porridge pop-ups

Every Wednesday

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Resourceful skills workshops

Throughout the year

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School of Music Friday Lunchtime Concert Series

Every university term Friday

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Great Hall Lunchtime Concert Series

25 February - 25 November 2019

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Fantastic Feasts

6 April 2019 - 23 February 2020

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Leigh Martin & Michael Hight

25 July - 25 August 2019

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Chitin

5 - 18 August 2019

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New Zealand International Film Festival

8 - 25 August 2019

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The Arts Centre & University of Canterbury concert series

11 August, 23 September & 13 October 2019

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Fantastic Feasts Poetry Competition

12 August to 27 September 2019

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Money, Money, Money: A beard, prosperity and matricide

16 August 2019

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Natalie Haynes: Troy Story

18 August 2019

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New Music Central – Justin DeHart (NZ/USA)

19 August 2019

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Careers in Heritage

22 August 2019

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Aotearoa Quilters – New Zealand Through Our Eyes

28 August - 1 September 2019

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Poetry Workshop for Young Writers

31 August 2019

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HIVE

6 & 7 September, 10 to 14 September, 17 to 21 September 2019

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Sappho, Satyrs, Socrates and Seduction

13 September 2019

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