Urbanlife Summer Youth Programme 2016 Past Event NOHO MARAE/STAY-OVER (22 and 23 JAN) and daily workshops (26 - 29 JAN 2016)Open to Aucklanders ages 15-24, Free Get a taste of what your future could be! Auckland War Memorial Museum - Tamaki Paenga Hira. The Urbanlife Summer Youth Programme is an interactive intensive experience for Auckland youth (15-24 years) to explore Auckland Museum through a series of back-of-house tours and creative workshops with our own experts and creative experts including Aotearoa Graffiti Crew TMD's Benjamin Work, master of collage Peter Madden, visual artist Nikau Hindin and musician Bailey Wiley. Urbanlife 2016 was held from 22 - 29 January. Check out the written responses below, or head to the Facebook page for photos and ongoing korero. URBANLIFE ON FACEBOOK Urbanlife: Nurturing future GLAM starsBy Charlotte HawkinsWed, 16 Mar 2016Urbanlife participant Charlotte Hawkins shares her Urbanlife experience and how it has helped shape her career direction.Read more On ownership and returningBY SHANTI MATHIASWED, 23 MAR 2016Urbanlife 2016 participant Shanti Mathias shares her insights and perspective on the ownership and accessibility of taonga.Read more Thank you to Urbanlife 2016 participant Mila Powers for this letter-by-letter breakdown of Auckland Museum! A Amazing artefacts and attractions which are extremely interesting! U Unbelievably well-preserved artefacts that give you an impressive look into the past. C Cannot believe the range of exhibitions they have and how fascinating they all are. K Knowledge is accessible anywhere in the Museum on a variety of subjects able to help you with school or personal interest. L Learning is made fun and easy here; much of the learning is so fun because it is done through interaction making it very enjoyable. A Appreciation for many cultures showing us in depth how many different countries citizens act now and how they did in the past. N Never a dull moment, there are constantly new exhibitions being put up around the museum so you will never get bored. D Delighted by how you are able to watch much of the restoration of artefacts, it is amazing to see how all the artefacts are kept in such good condition. M Must go again I had such a cool time at Auckland Museum. U Unanimous vote between me and my friends that it was a great place to spend a part of the holidays. S So many cool exhibitions, I especially enjoyed the dinosaurs and the Asian history exhibitions. E Everybody of all ages will enjoy it, this museum caters to people of all ages and all exhibitions can be enjoyed by everybody. U Unlike any other museum experience I have had, Auckland Museum has a range of extremely fun and interactive activities as well as a large range of entertainment and artefacts. M Many thanks to the staff of Auckland Museum for making this such an amazing fun place to go.