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Stacy Gregg's The Thunderbolt Pony Stacy Gregg's The Thunderbolt Pony

By Kimccl
Stacy Gregg's latest book is a children's novel set close to home. Meet the author at Scorpio Books on Tues 17 Oct and read Kim's interview.
Stacy Gregg's latest book is a children's novel set close to home. Meet the author at Scorpio Books on Tues 17 Oct and read Kim's interview.

Top Pick Children's Books October 2017 Top Pick Children's Books October 2017

recommended by KimKids
Recently arrived playful picture books, illustrated chapter books and children's graphic novels.
Recently arrived playful picture books, illustrated chapter books and children's graphic novels.

Kids' Books newsletter Kids' Books newsletter

Our latest Kids' Books newsletter has titles that will excite young minds and foster a love of reading.
Our latest Kids' Books newsletter has titles that will excite young minds and foster a love of reading.

Te Reo Māori Picture Books Te Reo Māori Picture Books

Tuhinga Pikitia - a celebration of picture books in te reo Māori for Te Wiki o te Reo Māori.
Tuhinga Pikitia - a celebration of picture books in te reo Māori for Te Wiki o te Reo Māori.

New Te Reo Māori resources for tamariki New Te Reo Māori resources for tamariki

recommended by ChristchurchKids
A selection of recently added Te Reo Māori resources for Tamariki.
A selection of recently added Te Reo Māori resources for Tamariki.

Books about Antarctica Books about Antarctica

recommended by ChristchurchKids
Fiction and nonfiction books for the very young and for the older child.
Fiction and nonfiction books for the very young and for the older child.

Science Alive Science Alive

Afterschool learning with the excellent Science Alive educators at 5 of our libraries.
Afterschool learning with the excellent Science Alive educators at 5 of our libraries.

French-related picture books French-related picture books

recommended by KimKids
A selection of lovely children's picture books with French characters, setting or themes. Viva la France!
A selection of lovely children's picture books with French characters, setting or themes. Viva la France!

Win tickets to Captain Underpants movie Win tickets to Captain Underpants movie

By Kimccl
Hey kids! Win a prize to celebrate the release of Captain Underpants: The First Epic Movie on 28 September.
Hey kids! Win a prize to celebrate the release of Captain Underpants: The First Epic Movie on 28 September.

Bedtime stories Fri 3 November 6.30pm Bedtime stories Fri 3 November 6.30pm

Join Margot at Fendalton Lib for stories, songs & simple crafts for 4-7 year olds, the whole family is welcome.
Join Margot at Fendalton Lib for stories, songs & simple crafts for 4-7 year olds, the whole family is welcome.

Music Trails through the library Music Trails through the library

The next CSO Music Trails through the Library is on Wednesday 4 October at New Brighton Library. (Percussion)
The next CSO Music Trails through the Library is on Wednesday 4 October at New Brighton Library. (Percussion)

Cool stuff from the selectors: For kids Cool stuff from the selectors: For kids

Baking, Beatrix Potter, a graphic novel about a mermaid, and a special book about Christchurch are what's new in our collection for kids.
Baking, Beatrix Potter, a graphic novel about a mermaid, and a special book about Christchurch are what's new in our collection for kids.

Activity Zone at Shirley Library Activity Zone at Shirley Library

Come and have fun at Activity Zone every Monday afternoon during term time - Technology, games, crafts, and books (for ages 6-10).
Come and have fun at Activity Zone every Monday afternoon during term time - Technology, games, crafts, and books (for ages 6-10).

The joy of coding The joy of coding

By Robccl
Rob looks at coding for kids, back in the 1980s and now.
Rob looks at coding for kids, back in the 1980s and now.

NZ Book Awards for Children&YoungAdults NZ Book Awards for Children&YoungAdults

The winners of the New Zealand Book Awards for Children and Young Adults were announced last night. Drum roll please ...
The winners of the New Zealand Book Awards for Children and Young Adults were announced last night. Drum roll please ...

NZ Book Awards for Children&Young Adults NZ Book Awards for Children&Young Adults

By Kimccl
Kim heard some of the finalists inspire a large crowd of Christchurch kids. The winners are announced tonight 14 August.
Kim heard some of the finalists inspire a large crowd of Christchurch kids. The winners are announced tonight 14 August.
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