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April School Holiday Programmes April School Holiday Programmes

This school holidays libraries have free bookable activities, pay-for classes that require bookings, and sessions you can just drop in for.
This school holidays libraries have free bookable activities, pay-for classes that require bookings, and sessions you can just drop in for.

Babytime and Storytime 2015 Babytime and Storytime 2015

Find out the dates and times of our popular Babytime and Storytime sessions.
Find out the dates and times of our popular Babytime and Storytime sessions.

The HELL Pizza Reading Challenge 2019 The HELL Pizza Reading Challenge 2019

The HELL Pizza Reading Challenge is on again for 2019! Read 7 books and get a free pizza.
The HELL Pizza Reading Challenge is on again for 2019! Read 7 books and get a free pizza.

Sustainable Living Series - March 2019 Sustainable Living Series - March 2019

Sustainable Living events in March include making a reuseable vege bag at Upper Riccarton and a clothing swap at New Brighton!
Sustainable Living events in March include making a reuseable vege bag at Upper Riccarton and a clothing swap at New Brighton!

LGBTQIA+ topic guide for teens LGBTQIA+ topic guide for teens

Christchurch Pride is here soon! We recommend resources for teens that explore and celebrate the LGBTQIA+ community. Rainbow reads galore.
Christchurch Pride is here soon! We recommend resources for teens that explore and celebrate the LGBTQIA+ community. Rainbow reads galore.

Tī Kōuka Whenua Tī Kōuka Whenua

Explore the vibrant past of Christchurch and the wider Canterbury region that extends back many hundreds of years before 1850.
Explore the vibrant past of Christchurch and the wider Canterbury region that extends back many hundreds of years before 1850.

Storylines Notable Books List 2019 Storylines Notable Books List 2019

The best in New Zealand books from the previous year for kids and teens - picture books, junior and senior fiction, non-fiction and Te Reo.
The best in New Zealand books from the previous year for kids and teens - picture books, junior and senior fiction, non-fiction and Te Reo.

Sustainable Living Series - March 2019 Sustainable Living Series - March 2019

Sustainable Living events in March include making a reuseable vege bag at Upper Riccarton and a clothing swap at New Brighton!
Sustainable Living events in March include making a reuseable vege bag at Upper Riccarton and a clothing swap at New Brighton!

Summertime Reading Challenge winners Summertime Reading Challenge winners

Here's lucky Logan picking up his Summertime Reading Challenge prize. Congratulations to all the winners, & thanks to everyone who entered.
Here's lucky Logan picking up his Summertime Reading Challenge prize. Congratulations to all the winners, & thanks to everyone who entered.

New titles - March 2019 New titles - March 2019

Our monthly list of the new audio and video, eAudiobooks, eBooks, fiction, large print, non-fiction, and stuff for kids and teens.
Our monthly list of the new audio and video, eAudiobooks, eBooks, fiction, large print, non-fiction, and stuff for kids and teens.

Have we got your email? Have we got your email?

Please update your details via the online form or ask one of our friendly staff.
Please update your details via the online form or ask one of our friendly staff.

Justices of the Peace (JPs) Justices of the Peace (JPs)

Justices of the Peace are in regular attendance at some of our libraries. Find out more about JPs, what they do, and where to find them.
Justices of the Peace are in regular attendance at some of our libraries. Find out more about JPs, what they do, and where to find them.

Reading in Mind book scheme Reading in Mind book scheme

If you have a mental health issue like anxiety, reading books can help you better understand & manage your mental health & wellbeing.
If you have a mental health issue like anxiety, reading books can help you better understand & manage your mental health & wellbeing.

Top up your account online Top up your account online

Find out how to top up / add money to your library account.
Find out how to top up / add money to your library account.

Christchurch Pride 28 Feb to 10 Mar Christchurch Pride 28 Feb to 10 Mar

Christchurch Pride is on! Come and enjoy events with Qtopia at Tūranga: Zine Night, Book Speed Dating, panel discussion & more.
Christchurch Pride is on! Come and enjoy events with Qtopia at Tūranga: Zine Night, Book Speed Dating, panel discussion & more.

Sustainable Living Series Sustainable Living Series

Sustainable Living events in March include making a reuseable vege bag at Upper Riccarton and a clothing swap at New Brighton!
Sustainable Living events in March include making a reuseable vege bag at Upper Riccarton and a clothing swap at New Brighton!
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