Beca Heritage Week 2017

BECA Heritage Week is back again, 13-23 October, and this year the theme is Plains, Port Hills and Peninsula - Finding our way. The big event on Sunday 15 October is the City of Cycles family fun day, at The Arts Centre which will offer music, entertainment, and films as well as food vendors, vintage markets and... valet […]

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The Gig Guide: October 2017

Planning on attending a concert, show, or gig in Christchurch? Then why not take a look at what we've got of that artist's back catalogue? Comedy Heath Franklin "Chopper" 13 October Kids The Ugly Duckling 2-14 October Horrible Histories "Barmy Britain" 11 & 14 October Music Justin Hayward (of Moody Blues) 13 October 8 Foot […]

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Christchurch Photo Hunt 2017: Plains, Port Hills & Peninsula – Finding our way

Every October Christchurch City Libraries holds a month-long heritage photo competition, the Christchurch Photo Hunt. Plains, Port Hills & Peninsula – Finding our way The theme this year is "Plains, Port Hills & Peninsula – Finding our way". So we're keen to see your photos taken up hill and down dale, in inlets, bays and harbours, […]

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The Gig Guide: September 2017

Planning on attending a concert, show, or gig in Christchurch? Then why not take a look at what we've got of that artist's back catalogue? For more performances this month see the Christchurch Arts Festival website Comedy Cori Gonzalez-Macuer 7 September Best Comedy Show on Earth with Rhys Mathewson, Fan Brigade, Eli Matthewson,  Angella Dravid, and Brendon Green Kevin Bridges […]

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Cathedral Square: Past and Future

Cathedral Square has long been an important civic space for Christchurch. In its time it has functioned as a transport hub and "movie theatre central". It's been a meeting place, and a stage for political protest, debate and speeches. It has been the home to markets, tourism operators, and of course, a cathedral. Numerous concerts […]

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The Gig Guide: August 2017

Planning on attending a concert, show, or gig in Christchurch? Then why not take a look at what we've got of that artist's back catalogue? Comedy Nick Rado & Raybon Kan 3 August Dance Royal New Zealand Ballet, Romeo and Juliet 25-26 August Kids CSO Music trails through the library 2 August Music Lamb & Hayward […]

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The winners of the My Very Own Hungry Caterpillar colouring-in competition

We're happy to announce the winners of the My Very Own Hungry Caterpillar (for ages 0 to 12 years) competition. It was a difficult task to judge, as the entries were outstanding. WINNERS These prizewinners get family passes to The Very Hungry Caterpillar Show at the beautiful Isaac Theatre Royal. HIGHLY COMMENDED Congratulations to our two Highly […]

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