Auckland Libraries: Adventures of Pinocchio

The Adventures of Pinocchio

Wednesday 8 July 12pm to 1pm Free

A live Zoom webinar with Giuseppe Gallina on "The Adventures of Pinocchio" - the story of a wooden marionette written just for Italian children that became a story enjoyed by everybody around the world.

Pinocchio illustration
From "Pinocchio: the story of a puppet by Carlo Collodi, translated from the Italian "Adventure di Pinocchio" by Mary Alice Murray, illustrated by Grahame Baker-Smith Folio Society, held in the Sir George Grey Special Collections, Central City Library
To hear an earlier HeritageTalk by Guiseppe Gallina, listen to his talk on Italian migration to New Zealand, on the Auckland Libraries podcast .

About HeritageTalks

Are you interested in family and local history; the historical stories of New Zealand, the Pacific, and beyond? Then why not come along to one of our HeritageTalks - Waha pū-taonga and hear more about both our personal and our shared heritage? Experts in specialised fields deliver these talks and provide insight into our histories. 

HeritageTalks take place at least fortnightly, in the Whare Wānanga, Level 2, Central City Library unless otherwise stated. Booking is highly recommended although not always essential.

Register in advance for this meeting 

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.

Pinocchio illustration
From "Pinocchio: the story of a puppet by Carlo Collodi, translated from the Italian "Adventure di Pinocchio" by Mary Alice Murray, illustrated by Grahame Baker-Smith Folio Society, held in the Sir George Grey Special Collections, Central City Library

Family & local history

Virtual events

Other events at Central City Library

Auckland Libraries:Event