In the weekend of Saturday 3 and Sunday 4 October we will be the first place in the world to get our Fun Palaces on! Take part in free, pop-up arts, science and culture activities for people of all ages and abilities. Central Library Peterborough is our Fun Palaces HQ.
Christchurch Photo Hunt 2015
The Christchurch Photo Hunt is back! Help build a photographic archive and you could win a tablet or eReader.
Have a look at the 2014 winners and highly commended entries:
- View entries in the Places category
- View entries in the People category
- View entries in the Two views in time category
Browse BECA Heritage Week events.
Big Library Read
Join the OverDrive Global Book Club. From 7 to 21 October enjoy unlimited simultaneous access to the selected eBooks - The Door in the Hedge by Robin McKinley and In the Shadow of Blackbirds by Cat Winters.
Our libraries are closed on Monday 26 October 2015 for Labour Day.
Events in October
- The Breeze Walking Festival 26 September to 10 October
- International Day of Older Persons 1 October
- SCAPE 8 – New intimacies 3 October to 15 November
- Fiji Language Week 5 to 11 October
- Akaroa French Fest 9 to 11 October
- Neighbourhood Week 23 October to 1 November
What happened in October
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 November our theme is Playing / Tākaro.