Sr Marcienne Kirk is a Sister of Mercy and has been the Archivist of Mercy History in Auckland for more than 15 years. Her work involves collecting and filing documents, pictures and items of interest for the history of the Mercy Sisters in Auckland, and sharing it with people who come to the Archives to do research for books or genealogy Sr Marcienne introduces her new book "Valley of Faith� which is based on a collection of stories around the Mercy Sisters who worked in Pawarenga, a Maori settlement on the Hokianga.
Here’s a programme that showcases community activities that preserve and enhance the Auckland environment. With two harbours, volcanoes, islands and bush-clad ranges, Auckland is a beautiful city. But the pressure of population could spoil it. Hear about ideas and projects that help us all meet the challenge of clean water, a litter free landscape and becoming the world’s most liveable city.
Sponsored by Ember Wellbeing Trust and on air since 1993, 'Take It From Us" addresses the issues of recovery and wellbeing. 'Take it From Us" actively encourages positive wellness and the participation of people with lived experience of mental distress in the show. Hear guests on current topics, who speak candidly about what's good and what's not good for their mental health.