October School Holidays 2019

Published: 10-Sep-2019

Once upon a time in Waimakariri Libraries, fairy tales took over in the October school holidays!

Once upon a time book castle

Once upon a time in Waimakariri Libraries, fairy tales took over in the October school holidays.

From finding the mystical golden book each day, colouring-in competitions, mystery trails, story times and much, much more!

Come dressed as your favourite fairy tale character on Friday 11October and be photographed in the magic mirror!

And they all lived happily ever after….


Fairy Tales in the Library

Let us take your children on a fairy tale journey with our magical Storytimes these holidays.

Rangiora Library

Tuesday 1 October          11- 11.30am

Friday 4 October              11-11.30am

Tuesday 8 October          11-11.30am

Friday 11 October            11-11.30am

Kaiapoi Library

Wednesday 2 October   11-11.30am

Friday 4 October              11-11.30am

Wednesday 9 October   11-11.30am

Friday 11 October            11-11.30am

Oxford Library

Friday 11 October            11-11.30am

On Friday 11 October, come to any of the three Storytimes sessions dressed as your favourite fairy tale character and be in to win prizes.


Adventures in Lettering Land

A fun session to learn some new styles of lettering that you can use to create beautiful cards, stories and projects.

This hands-on session will go through some basics of lettering and cursive script before you create a fun project that you can take home.

Thursday 3 October
Rangiora Library 10-11am

Thursday 10 October
Kaiapoi Library 10-11am

Bookings essential: Phone 311 8901, or ask at any Waimakariri library

Materials provided.


So you want to Be a Train Driver?

Join the North Canterbury Model Railway Club with their fantastic Thomas and Friends model trains.

Just the activity for young children to operate and drive Thomas and some of his Friends around the large model railway, at only 50 cents per go.

There will also be some diorama kits to buy for $10.00 for the children to take home and create.

Kaiapoi Library

Monday 30 September - Thursday 3 October at 9am - 4 pm.