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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.

Tessa Duder tours Aotearoa: First Map Tessa Duder tours Aotearoa: First Map

Fee interviews Tessa Duder, travelling New Zealand introducing her latest work First Map: How James Cook charted Aotearoa New Zealand.
Fee interviews Tessa Duder, travelling New Zealand introducing her latest work First Map: How James Cook charted Aotearoa New Zealand.

School holidays at the library: October School holidays at the library: October

Visit your libraries in the upcoming Sept/Oct school holidays - book in for classes, or come along to free drop-in events.
Visit your libraries in the upcoming Sept/Oct school holidays - book in for classes, or come along to free drop-in events.

School holidays October 2019 School holidays October 2019

What's on in the school holidays for Christchurch kids - holiday programmes and activities, shows & performances for kids, & free…
What's on in the school holidays for Christchurch kids - holiday programmes and activities, shows & performances for kids, & free fun.

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.

Favourite authors: Mo Willems Favourite authors: Mo Willems

By Moata
Moata explains why Mo Willems is one of her favourite children's authors.
Moata explains why Mo Willems is one of her favourite children's authors.

Tamariki - Te Wiki O Te Reo Māori 2019 Tamariki - Te Wiki O Te Reo Māori 2019

recommended by ChristchurchKids
Recent children's titles with Te Reo Māori
Recent children's titles with Te Reo Māori

CSO Music trails through the library CSO Music trails through the library

CSO musicians perform with stories, music and dancing for kids. Next session: Percussion duo at Fendalton 10.30am Wed 2 October
CSO musicians perform with stories, music and dancing for kids. Next session: Percussion duo at Fendalton 10.30am Wed 2 October

After school clubs & programmes After school clubs & programmes

Join us for after school clubs & programmes. Some sessions are free & no bookings required; others have a cost attached &…
Join us for after school clubs & programmes. Some sessions are free & no bookings required; others have a cost attached & require bookings.

Winners announced Winners announced

Find out the winning titles for the 2019 New Zealand Book Awards for Children & Young Adults.
Find out the winning titles for the 2019 New Zealand Book Awards for Children & Young Adults.

Interview with Kimberly Andrews Interview with Kimberly Andrews

Missbeecrafty chats to Kimberly Andrews, author and illustrator of award-winning picture book, Puffin the Architect.
Missbeecrafty chats to Kimberly Andrews, author and illustrator of award-winning picture book, Puffin the Architect.

Interview with Katie O'Neill Interview with Katie O'Neill

We asked some questions of wonderful Christchurch writer & illustrator Katie O'Neill, just back from Comic-Con International in San…
We asked some questions of wonderful Christchurch writer & illustrator Katie O'Neill, just back from Comic-Con International in San Diego.

What NZ book for kids changed you? What NZ book for kids changed you?

NZ Book Awards for Children and Young Adults winners will be announced tomorrow (Weds 7 Aug) & there is a Best Picks panel at Tūranga.
NZ Book Awards for Children and Young Adults winners will be announced tomorrow (Weds 7 Aug) & there is a Best Picks panel at Tūranga.

Kanopy is here! Kanopy is here!

Kanopy Kids features movies and shows aimed at kids. Check out shows related to favourite books like Don't let the pigeon drive the bus!
Kanopy Kids features movies and shows aimed at kids. Check out shows related to favourite books like Don't let the pigeon drive the bus!

Elissa Brent Weissman Elissa Brent Weissman

Awesome author of the Nerd Camp series Elissa Brent Weissman is now living in Christchurch, & she answered our NZ kids' authors…
Awesome author of the Nerd Camp series Elissa Brent Weissman is now living in Christchurch, & she answered our NZ kids' authors questions.

The Good Egg The Good Egg

By Moata
A cute and humorous picture book about an egg that's trying a little too hard to be good.
A cute and humorous picture book about an egg that's trying a little too hard to be good.
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