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Watch this space:Christchurch street art Watch this space:Christchurch street art

The bare walls of our city are a canvas for something beautiful. Lindsay Chan maps Christchurch street art on website Watch this space.
The bare walls of our city are a canvas for something beautiful. Lindsay Chan maps Christchurch street art on website Watch this space.

20 years: Ngāi Tahu Deed of Settlement 20 years: Ngāi Tahu Deed of Settlement

Today at Tuahiwi Marae, Ngāi Tūāhuriri are hosting Hui-ā-Iwi 2017, and Ngāi Tahu are coming together to reconnect and celebrate.
Today at Tuahiwi Marae, Ngāi Tūāhuriri are hosting Hui-ā-Iwi 2017, and Ngāi Tahu are coming together to reconnect and celebrate.

The prison camp, Hanmer Springs, 1904 The prison camp, Hanmer Springs, 1904

In the 1900s in Hanmer Springs prisoners were used as labour growing exotic trees. From Christchurch City Libraries' Images Collection.
In the 1900s in Hanmer Springs prisoners were used as labour growing exotic trees. From Christchurch City Libraries' Images Collection.

Bishopdale: Chch Documentary Project Bishopdale: Chch Documentary Project

This year, SOFA photographers look at Bishopdale. The exhibition launches Tues 28 Nov 6pm then runs until Friday 22 December.
This year, SOFA photographers look at Bishopdale. The exhibition launches Tues 28 Nov 6pm then runs until Friday 22 December.

Playing the Trump card Playing the Trump card

Trump has been a clear favourite of many magazines this year - a selection of the Trump covers from RBdigital Magazines.
Trump has been a clear favourite of many magazines this year - a selection of the Trump covers from RBdigital Magazines.

Exams ... Study ... Help! Exams ... Study ... Help!

Becky, a library assistant at Riccarton High School, has some helpful tips for students at exam time.
Becky, a library assistant at Riccarton High School, has some helpful tips for students at exam time.

Kennedy Assassinated! Kennedy Assassinated!

What were you doing on 23 November 1963? Simon explores what was happening in Christchurch on that fateful day.
What were you doing on 23 November 1963? Simon explores what was happening in Christchurch on that fateful day.

Read all about it! Read all about it!

We've added The 17th and 18th Nichols Newspaper Collection and The International Herald Tribune Historical Archive to our online collections
We've added The 17th and 18th Nichols Newspaper Collection and The International Herald Tribune Historical Archive to our online collections

Slave Power by Raewyn Dawson Slave Power by Raewyn Dawson

Kate R (a Year 11 student at Riccarton High School) loved the new book Slave Power by Christchurch author Raewyn Dawson.
Kate R (a Year 11 student at Riccarton High School) loved the new book Slave Power by Christchurch author Raewyn Dawson.

The Pony Movie Recipe The Pony Movie Recipe

When you and your daughter have watched so many pony movies you can break the plot down to its formula and rank the best and worst ones...
When you and your daughter have watched so many pony movies you can break the plot down to its formula and rank the best and worst ones...

Wāhine at Tuahiwi, North Canterbury Wāhine at Tuahiwi, North Canterbury

Photograph taken at a 1922 hui in Tuahiwi to discuss the Ngāi Tahu land claim (which was eventually settled on 21 November 1997).
Photograph taken at a 1922 hui in Tuahiwi to discuss the Ngāi Tahu land claim (which was eventually settled on 21 November 1997).

Ballantynes' Fire 70th Anniversary Ballantynes' Fire 70th Anniversary

By Pruccl
On 18 November 1947, 41 people died in a fire at Ballantynes' Department Store.
On 18 November 1947, 41 people died in a fire at Ballantynes' Department Store.

A natural quartet A natural quartet

Dan has a foursome of recreational non-fiction recommendations on wildlife and nature.
Dan has a foursome of recreational non-fiction recommendations on wildlife and nature.

Women Rule! Women Rule!

Actually they do now with our new Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern. Find out more about role of women in history.
Actually they do now with our new Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern. Find out more about role of women in history.

Paemanu: Ka Nohoaka Toi Paemanu: Ka Nohoaka Toi

Ngāi Tahu artists have transformed CoCA Gallery with an exhibition marking twenty years since Te Kerēme, the Ngāi Tahu Claim, was settled.
Ngāi Tahu artists have transformed CoCA Gallery with an exhibition marking twenty years since Te Kerēme, the Ngāi Tahu Claim, was settled.

Teen Scene newsletter Teen Scene newsletter

Stories from a teenage point of view. Discover your next great read with our latest Teen Scene newsletter.
Stories from a teenage point of view. Discover your next great read with our latest Teen Scene newsletter.
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