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Traditional Chinese pipa music Traditional Chinese pipa music

Do you want to try a music genre different from what you're used to listening to? Chinese pipa music is an option.
Do you want to try a music genre different from what you're used to listening to? Chinese pipa music is an option.

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.

Big Library Read Big Library Read

Borrow LP Fergusson’s harrowing wartime love story A Dangerous Act of Kindness from the library as an eBook, with no waitlists or holds.
Borrow LP Fergusson’s harrowing wartime love story A Dangerous Act of Kindness from the library as an eBook, with no waitlists or holds.
Brad McClurg with ice covered punga trees after a heavy frost in his garden in Riccarton. Christchurch Star Archive. In copyright. CCL-StarP-02900A

Frost covered punga tree, 16 June 1978 Frost covered punga tree, 16 June 1978

Picturing Canterbury image of the week: Frost covered punga trees. Christchurch Star Archive. In copyright. CCL-StarP-02900A.
Picturing Canterbury image of the week: Frost covered punga trees. Christchurch Star Archive. In copyright. CCL-StarP-02900A.

National Volunteer Week - 16 to 22 June National Volunteer Week - 16 to 22 June

National Volunteer Week 2019 runs from Sunday 16 to Saturday 22 June. There is a Volunteer Expo at Tūranga on Sunday 16 June.
National Volunteer Week 2019 runs from Sunday 16 to Saturday 22 June. There is a Volunteer Expo at Tūranga on Sunday 16 June.

What's on: Matariki 2019 What's on: Matariki 2019

Find out about library and community events in Christchurch celebrating Matariki, the Māori New Year.
Find out about library and community events in Christchurch celebrating Matariki, the Māori New Year.

Youth picks - June / July 2019 Youth picks - June / July 2019

Here's some recommendations for Christchurch teens - rainbow reads, books, & events. Includes stuff happening in the July school hols.
Here's some recommendations for Christchurch teens - rainbow reads, books, & events. Includes stuff happening in the July school hols.

Frocks and bodices: BBC period dramas Frocks and bodices: BBC period dramas

Simone recommends some great BBC period dramas, films and TV series available online via Access Video.
Simone recommends some great BBC period dramas, films and TV series available online via Access Video.
The stereo lounge upstairs at the Record Room. 13 November 1982. In copyright. CCL-StarP-01587A.

Stereo lounge upstairs @ Record Room Stereo lounge upstairs @ Record Room

Discovery Wall: The stereo lounge, located upstairs at the Record Room. 13 November 1982. CCL-StarP-01587A.
Discovery Wall: The stereo lounge, located upstairs at the Record Room. 13 November 1982. CCL-StarP-01587A.

World Refugee Day 2019 World Refugee Day 2019

The Diversity Group at Linwood Library highlight resources for and about refugees ahead of World Refugee Day, 20 June.
The Diversity Group at Linwood Library highlight resources for and about refugees ahead of World Refugee Day, 20 June.

Snow at Victoria Park, 1989 Snow at Victoria Park, 1989

Timothy Hancock (left) and Justin Hancock in the snow at Victoria Park, 30 May 1989. An image from the Discovery Wall.
Timothy Hancock (left) and Justin Hancock in the snow at Victoria Park, 30 May 1989. An image from the Discovery Wall.

Learn English online with eResources Learn English online with eResources

Learn or need to improve your English? We have eResources that can help!
Learn or need to improve your English? We have eResources that can help!

Jane Goodall in Christchurch Jane Goodall in Christchurch

By Kimccl
Kim reports back from Jane Goodall's awesome talk in Christchurch.
Kim reports back from Jane Goodall's awesome talk in Christchurch.

Armageddon Expo 2019! Armageddon Expo 2019!

Renee reports back from Armageddon Expo and picks some favourite cosplays and panels.
Renee reports back from Armageddon Expo and picks some favourite cosplays and panels.

Car driving wrong way along Lichfield St Car driving wrong way along Lichfield St

The first day of Lichfield Street becoming a one way system, 26 May 1969. An image from the Discovery Wall.
The first day of Lichfield Street becoming a one way system, 26 May 1969. An image from the Discovery Wall.

Naxos Music Library World Naxos Music Library World

We are very excited to announce our latest music eResource - Naxos Music Library World. It's a celebration of musical diversity.
We are very excited to announce our latest music eResource - Naxos Music Library World. It's a celebration of musical diversity.
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