Back to Homepage

Blog Post

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.

We have hit 10,000! We have hit 10,000!

There are now 10,000 images on the Discovery Wall. Sarah picks some stunners from the collection.
There are now 10,000 images on the Discovery Wall. Sarah picks some stunners from the collection.

Get into Zines! Get into Zines!

Zinefest Christchurch is at Tūranga Sunday 29 Sept, & there are workshops on 22 & 28 Sept, + Visit the Ōtautahi Zine Library.
Zinefest Christchurch is at Tūranga Sunday 29 Sept, & there are workshops on 22 & 28 Sept, + Visit the Ōtautahi Zine Library.

Top 10 eBooks Top 10 eBooks

Here are the favourite eBooks of Christchurch City Libraries' customers so far this year.
Here are the favourite eBooks of Christchurch City Libraries' customers so far this year.

Vincent O’Malley: Ngā Pakanga o Aotearoa Vincent O’Malley: Ngā Pakanga o Aotearoa

Kate reports back from Vincent O'Malley's session about the New Zealand Wars at WORD Christchurch Shifting Points of View 2019
Kate reports back from Vincent O'Malley's session about the New Zealand Wars at WORD Christchurch Shifting Points of View 2019

Youth Picks: September to November 2019 Youth Picks: September to November 2019

Each month, librarians will bring you a choice selection of stuff for Christchurch youth -  books, events, exhibitions, and more.…
Each month, librarians will bring you a choice selection of stuff for Christchurch youth -  books, events, exhibitions, and more.…

The Great Library Seed & Plant Swap 2019 The Great Library Seed & Plant Swap 2019

Got some home-saved (or leftover bought) seeds to share? Pop them in at one of our participating libraries in September.
Got some home-saved (or leftover bought) seeds to share? Pop them in at one of our participating libraries in September.

Pizza Hut restaurant, Riccarton, 1981 Pizza Hut restaurant, Riccarton, 1981

Families eating pizza in the new Pizza Hut restaurant in Riccarton shopping mall, 12 May 1981. An image from the Discovery Wall.
Families eating pizza in the new Pizza Hut restaurant in Riccarton shopping mall, 12 May 1981. An image from the Discovery Wall.

The Green Connection Pod - Tūranga The Green Connection Pod - Tūranga

The Green Lab, Tūranga, & All Right? invite you to come nourish your connections or enjoy contemplation at the Green Connection Pod.
The Green Lab, Tūranga, & All Right? invite you to come nourish your connections or enjoy contemplation at the Green Connection Pod.

50th anniversary of A lion in the meadow 50th anniversary of A lion in the meadow

Join us to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the publication of A Lion in the Meadow by Margaret Mahy with activities and storytimes.
Join us to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the publication of A Lion in the Meadow by Margaret Mahy with activities and storytimes.

The Great Library Seed and Plant Swap The Great Library Seed and Plant Swap

Got some home-saved (or leftover bought) seeds to share? Pop them in at one of our participating libraries in September.
Got some home-saved (or leftover bought) seeds to share? Pop them in at one of our participating libraries in September.

Haynes Manuals AllAccess Haynes Manuals AllAccess

Do you like tinkering with cars, scooters, & motorbikes? Haynes Manuals AllAccess gives you access to over 600 online motor manuals.
Do you like tinkering with cars, scooters, & motorbikes? Haynes Manuals AllAccess gives you access to over 600 online motor manuals.

Talk Like A Pirate Day, 19 September Talk Like A Pirate Day, 19 September

Ways to celebrate Talk Like a Pirate Day, and a tribute to local piratical legends, Natural Magic Pirates.
Ways to celebrate Talk Like a Pirate Day, and a tribute to local piratical legends, Natural Magic Pirates.

Podcast: Wearing the hijab Podcast: Wearing the hijab

Episode of local human rights radio show, Speak up - Kōrerotia, with suggested books and resources for and about hijabi women.
Episode of local human rights radio show, Speak up - Kōrerotia, with suggested books and resources for and about hijabi women.

Sign at Rakaia Gorge bridge, 1986 Sign at Rakaia Gorge bridge, 1986

Sign incorrectly spelled at Rakaia Gorge bridge. 7 March 1986. An image from the Discovery Wall.
Sign incorrectly spelled at Rakaia Gorge bridge. 7 March 1986. An image from the Discovery Wall.

Very Short Introductions Very Short Introductions

Let me introduce you to Very Short Introductions, a great collection of concise online eBooks from Oxford University Press.
Let me introduce you to Very Short Introductions, a great collection of concise online eBooks from Oxford University Press.
Show More
Back to Top