Growing – Tupu

Spring has sprung. In September, we celebrate women's suffrage and heroines like Kate Sheppard and the other suffragists that feature on the Kate Sheppard Memorial.

Kate Sheppard memorial
Friday 19 September 2014. Flickr 2014-09-19-IMG_2212

4 September 2010

Four years ago, Canterbury woke up when a 7.1 earthquake shook the region. Our page on the Christchurch and Canterbury earthquakes has information on what happened.

We also have a page on the science of earthquakes and a page for kids.

Staff Pickles

Our team of staff pickles are here to bring you recommendations with flavour - booklists, book reviews, and blog posts on the stuff we love.

Events in September

What happened in September

Our timeline of historic Christchurch events.

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About our website themes

Each month we connect you with library resources and local events. We also dig out some of the gems in our collection that reflect the vibrant and diverse aspects of life in Christchurch.

Next month’s theme

In October our theme is Looking - Titiro.

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