Library news

16 Jul 2019
WRITE ON 52 – Celebration of Waimakariri Writers

Join us in celebrating the publishing successes of a number of Waimakariri Writers and hear other young writers share their work.

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Truth is strange 15 Jul 2019
Kidsfest: Truth is Strange, Fiction can be Stranger

Writing workshops with real writers as tutors, to engage and excite young people in the writing process. In this workshop we will take true stories and twist them into fabulous fiction.

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Chicken Rap 15 Jul 2019
Kidsfest: The Chicken Rap

Writing workshops with real writers as tutors, to engage and excite young people in the writing process. Write poems with a food theme. Learn new ways to tell your parents you don't like broccoli!

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So you want to be a train driver 07 Jun 2019
Kidsfest: So you want to Be a Train Driver?

So you want to be a train driver? Join the North Canterbury Model Railway Club with their fantastic Thomas and Friends model trains.

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Kids Fest Quiz 07 Jun 2019
Kidsfest: Waimakariri Libraries Family Quiz Nights

Bring your whole family along for a fun filled night of trivia. Join the library staff for one of the three quiz nights across the district. Will your family be the winner of the coveted 'Golden Book'?

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Robots for kids fest 07 Jun 2019
Kidsfest: Waimakariri Libraries Mystery Trails

Robots have taken over our libraries! They are hiding all around the library, but don't worry we will give you a clue or two to help find and exterminate them for us! Return your completed trail to enter the prize draw.

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Robot 07 Jun 2019
Kidsfest: Robot Factory

What can you make with an old egg carton and a shoe box? We will provide the components - you just bring your imagination. All robots to be released into cyber space via the library website.

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Matariki Family Nights 27 May 2019
Matariki Family Nights

Join library staff at one of our family nights for Matariki stories, and songs, creating kaleidoscopes, and colouring in.

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