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Earth Day, Every Day for Canterbury Kids Earth Day, Every Day for Canterbury Kids

By Kimccl
Love the Earth? Earth Day is celebrated globally on 22 April each year - find out more about good environmentally-focused stuff for kids.
Love the Earth? Earth Day is celebrated globally on 22 April each year - find out more about good environmentally-focused stuff for kids.

Friday 22 Feb Earthquake Commemorations Friday 22 Feb Earthquake Commemorations

Friday 22 February is the eighth anniversary of the 2011 quake. Find out about local commemorative events.
Friday 22 February is the eighth anniversary of the 2011 quake. Find out about local commemorative events.

"Knight" riding on a horse, Hagley Park "Knight" riding on a horse, Hagley Park

A rider, Miss Sue Morrish, dressed as a knight riding on a horse, Nordick, North Hagley Park for the filming of a TV commercial in 1982.
A rider, Miss Sue Morrish, dressed as a knight riding on a horse, Nordick, North Hagley Park for the filming of a TV commercial in 1982.

Kā Huru Manu exhibition and events Kā Huru Manu exhibition and events

By Moata
Immerse yourself in an historical journey and explore the Māori place names of Canterbury and Banks Peninsula.
Immerse yourself in an historical journey and explore the Māori place names of Canterbury and Banks Peninsula.

Books on screen: Good omens and bad boys Books on screen: Good omens and bad boys

By Moata
Find out which books are coming to a screen near you, whether it's sci-fi, horror or teen romance. Read the book of the film or TV series!
Find out which books are coming to a screen near you, whether it's sci-fi, horror or teen romance. Read the book of the film or TV series!

22 February: Earthquake Commemorations 22 February: Earthquake Commemorations

Friday 22 February is the eighth anniversary of the 2011 quake. Find out about local commemorative events.
Friday 22 February is the eighth anniversary of the 2011 quake. Find out about local commemorative events.

Seaweek 2019 Seaweek 2019

Seaweek will run from Saturday 2 to Sunday 10 March 2019, and there's more marine-related events in the weeks before.
Seaweek will run from Saturday 2 to Sunday 10 March 2019, and there's more marine-related events in the weeks before.

Traffic officer checking a licence Traffic officer checking a licence

Miss P. Stokes, traffic officer, checking the driver's licence of a man sitting in a car, 1967. An image from the Discovery Wall website.
Miss P. Stokes, traffic officer, checking the driver's licence of a man sitting in a car, 1967. An image from the Discovery Wall website.

eMagazines eMagazines

New eMagazines in the RBDigital Magazines collection - read 'em for free.
New eMagazines in the RBDigital Magazines collection - read 'em for free.

Little Blog of Large Print Little Blog of Large Print

Renee recommends some great new reads in the Large Print format and some tips for making text easier to read on the web.
Renee recommends some great new reads in the Large Print format and some tips for making text easier to read on the web.

Corin Dann in Alice in Wonderland Corin Dann in Alice in Wonderland

Christchurch South Intermediate pupils, including journalist Corin Dann, as characters in a musical of Alice in Wonderland. 2 December 1987.
Christchurch South Intermediate pupils, including journalist Corin Dann, as characters in a musical of Alice in Wonderland. 2 December 1987.

Kā Huru Manu Exhibition Kā Huru Manu Exhibition

By Moata
Explore history, landscape & names of Canterbury & Banks Peninsula at a Ngāi Tahu Cultural Mapping Project exhibition.
Explore history, landscape & names of Canterbury & Banks Peninsula at a Ngāi Tahu Cultural Mapping Project exhibition.

Libby for travelling families 方便旅行家庭的电子 Libby for travelling families 方便旅行家庭的电子

旅行的季节又到了!很多华人朋友都利用孩子假期、圣诞节和春节回国探亲或出国旅游。有时在图书馆遇到华人顾客因出国前忘记还书需交超期罚款很是同情。自己也曾在回国时为找孩子的英文阅读材料煞费苦心。其实,这些问题都可以用图书馆的电子资源eResources 解决。OverDrive…
旅行的季节又到了!很多华人朋友都利用孩子假期、圣诞节和春节回国探亲或出国旅游。有时在图书馆遇到华人顾客因出国前忘记还书需交超期罚款很是同情。自己也曾在回国时为找孩子的英文阅读材料煞费苦心。其实,这些问题都可以用图书馆的电子资源eResources 解决。OverDrive…

Vale Tomi Ungerer, 1931-2019 Vale Tomi Ungerer, 1931-2019

Karen remembers award-winning children's book author and illustrator, Tomi Ungerer.
Karen remembers award-winning children's book author and illustrator, Tomi Ungerer.

Chung Wah, Armagh Street, 1985 Chung Wah, Armagh Street, 1985

Exterior of Chung Wah restaurant at 121-123 Armagh Street. 18 May 1985.  A piece of local history from the Discovery Wall website.
Exterior of Chung Wah restaurant at 121-123 Armagh Street. 18 May 1985.  A piece of local history from the Discovery Wall website.

Bored of games? Never! Bored of games? Never!

By Alina
If you're keen to try a new board game, or just looking to play an old favourite Tūranga's Monday night Board Games Club is the place to be.
If you're keen to try a new board game, or just looking to play an old favourite Tūranga's Monday night Board Games Club is the place to be.
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