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Best (and Worst) of Children's books Best (and Worst) of Children's books

Nov 29th | 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Interested in children's books? Come listen and laugh as guest speakers celebrate the best children's books of 2017.
Interested in children's books? Come listen and laugh as guest speakers celebrate the best children's books of 2017.

Carving Demonstration & Kōrero with Karl… Carving Demonstration & Kōrero with Karl…

Dec 2nd | 10:30am - 12:30pm
See local expert, 'Karl the carver' give a live carving demonstration using Oamaru Stone at Spreydon Library.Learn about carving technique a…
See local expert, 'Karl the carver' give a live carving demonstration using Oamaru Stone at Spreydon Library.Learn about carving technique a…

Best (& Worst) of Children's books 2017 Best (& Worst) of Children's books 2017

Nov 29th | 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Interested in children's books? Come listen and laugh as guest speakers celebrate the best children's books of 2017.
Interested in children's books? Come listen and laugh as guest speakers celebrate the best children's books of 2017.

Reading to dogs Reading to dogs

Book a session at a library - your child can read to a furry friend and have fun while improving their reading skills.
Book a session at a library - your child can read to a furry friend and have fun while improving their reading skills.

Big Bargain Book Sale Big Bargain Book Sale

Our 2015 book sale is on at the Pioneer Recreation and Sport Centre Friday 20 & Saturday 21 March.
Our 2015 book sale is on at the Pioneer Recreation and Sport Centre Friday 20 & Saturday 21 March.

Tell me a story Tell me a story

Oct 27th - Dec 8th
South Library and Learning Centre
Free 6 week class for you to record your memories, local history or anecdotes and present them using iMovie, Fridays 9.30-11.30am.
Free 6 week class for you to record your memories, local history or anecdotes and present them using iMovie, Fridays 9.30-11.30am.

Less Snoring, Better Sleep, More Energy! Less Snoring, Better Sleep, More Energy!

Come & hear Tess Graham, author of Relief from Snoring and Sleep Apnoea, talk about the easy steps to QUIET, restful sleep and more energy.
Come & hear Tess Graham, author of Relief from Snoring and Sleep Apnoea, talk about the easy steps to QUIET, restful sleep and more energy.

Kit from the Great War Kit from the Great War

Exhibition of Christmas cards, uniforms and equipment of New Zealand soldiers when they landed in Gallipoli in April 2015.
Exhibition of Christmas cards, uniforms and equipment of New Zealand soldiers when they landed in Gallipoli in April 2015.

Chinese Lunar New Year Chinese Lunar New Year

Celebrate the beginning of the Year of the Sheep at our libraries, 20 - 22 February.
Celebrate the beginning of the Year of the Sheep at our libraries, 20 - 22 February.

Book talk: Gavin Bishop Book talk: Gavin Bishop

Sep 26th | 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Well known New Zealand author/illustrator Gavin Bishop will talk about "Aotearoa", his new, idiosyncratic New Zealand history book.
Well known New Zealand author/illustrator Gavin Bishop will talk about "Aotearoa", his new, idiosyncratic New Zealand history book.

Best and Worst Children's Books of 2014 Best and Worst Children's Books of 2014

Bob Docherty from Bob's Books. Panel discussion on the latest reads. Holiday Reading List.
Bob Docherty from Bob's Books. Panel discussion on the latest reads. Holiday Reading List.

Spectrum Street Art Festival Spectrum Street Art Festival

Oi You presents Spectrum Street Art Festival in Christchurch from 14 Feb. Explore our street art resources, with a focus on the local.
Oi You presents Spectrum Street Art Festival in Christchurch from 14 Feb. Explore our street art resources, with a focus on the local.

Adventures in 3D Printing Adventures in 3D Printing

Aug 26th | 10:00am - 12:30pm
Join Greg from Addington.Net who will share stories of the cool things he's created, the hilarious failures & lessons learned in 3D printing
Join Greg from Addington.Net who will share stories of the cool things he's created, the hilarious failures & lessons learned in 3D printing

Comic Book Discussion Group at Shirley Comic Book Discussion Group at Shirley

Jul 22nd | 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Shirley Library, 36 Marshland Road
Hey comic fans! Join a group of like-minded adults to talk about your fave comics and graphic novels. Come along to Shirley Library.
Hey comic fans! Join a group of like-minded adults to talk about your fave comics and graphic novels. Come along to Shirley Library.

Adventures in 3D Printing Adventures in 3D Printing

Aug 26th | 10:00am - 12:30pm
Join Greg from Addington.Net who will share stories of the cool things he's created, the hilarious failures and lessons learned ...
Join Greg from Addington.Net who will share stories of the cool things he's created, the hilarious failures and lessons learned ...

Amazing Pop Art and Surrealism Amazing Pop Art and Surrealism

Dec 14th | 9:00am - Feb 1st | 5:00pm
Papanui Library
This exhibition shows off the work of Year 10 students at Papanui High School, who have been investigating Pop Art and Surrealism.
This exhibition shows off the work of Year 10 students at Papanui High School, who have been investigating Pop Art and Surrealism.
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