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Tūranga, your central library, will be open on Show Day Friday 16 November from 10am to 5pm. All other libraries will be closed for the public holiday.

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Women of the World: Pounamu Gracie Women of the World: Pounamu Gracie

Nov 8th | 9:00am - Nov 30th | 6:00pm
New Brighton Library
Women of the World is an exhibition of works by 15 year old local artist Pounamu Gracie.
Women of the World is an exhibition of works by 15 year old local artist Pounamu Gracie.

RHS Book Club October 2018 RHS Book Club October 2018

recommended by UpperRiccartonLibrary
It's the last book club of the year for our seniors, and the last book club EVER for some of our Year 13s ...
It's the last book club of the year for our seniors, and the last book club EVER for some of our Year 13s ...

Christchurch City Libraries for teens Christchurch City Libraries for teens

A guide to the library - from joining & membership, to study & eResources, & library events as well as finding your next great read.
A guide to the library - from joining & membership, to study & eResources, & library events as well as finding your next great read.

Things to see and do around Tūranga Things to see and do around Tūranga

Tūranga - your new central library - opens this weekend! Check out more cool stuff to discover when you are in town this weekend.
Tūranga - your new central library - opens this weekend! Check out more cool stuff to discover when you are in town this weekend.

Zines Zines

Christchurch Zinefest was on Sunday 30 September. Read our page all about zines to find out more about the local scene.
Christchurch Zinefest was on Sunday 30 September. Read our page all about zines to find out more about the local scene.

RHS Book Club September 2018 RHS Book Club September 2018

recommended by UpperRiccartonLibrary
Happy birthday Stephen King! Ms Blake made scrummy horror cup cakes in honour of one of our favourite authors.
Happy birthday Stephen King! Ms Blake made scrummy horror cup cakes in honour of one of our favourite authors.

RHS Book Club August 2018 RHS Book Club August 2018

recommended by UpperRiccartonLibrary
Here's what our Book Clubbers have been reading so far this term.
Here's what our Book Clubbers have been reading so far this term.

Big Library Read - 1 to 15 October Big Library Read - 1 to 15 October

Join the world's largest digital book club and read 'The Girl with the Red Balloon' (brought to you by OverDrive). No holds, no waitlist
Join the world's largest digital book club and read 'The Girl with the Red Balloon' (brought to you by OverDrive). No holds, no waitlist

WORD Christchurch 2018: Picks for teens WORD Christchurch 2018: Picks for teens

By Alina
Tūranga youth librarians pick their top sessions for teens at the WORD Christchurch Festival 2018.
Tūranga youth librarians pick their top sessions for teens at the WORD Christchurch Festival 2018.

Winter Read Challenge - winners! Winter Read Challenge - winners!

Congratulations winners, & thanks all of you who entered. The Winter Reading Challenge has tonnes of hot book tips from Christchurch teens
Congratulations winners, & thanks all of you who entered. The Winter Reading Challenge has tonnes of hot book tips from Christchurch teens

READNZ READNZ

#READNZ = Read new and cool NZ books for teens.
#READNZ = Read new and cool NZ books for teens.

eResources for teens (FREE!) eResources for teens (FREE!)

All you need is your library card & password/PIN. Use them for study and research, or relax with eBooks, eAudiobooks, & eMagazines.
All you need is your library card & password/PIN. Use them for study and research, or relax with eBooks, eAudiobooks, & eMagazines.

Hot tips for the Winter Read Challenge Hot tips for the Winter Read Challenge

Winter Read Challenge is ON! Here are some hot reading ideas from teens who have already got their entries in.
Winter Read Challenge is ON! Here are some hot reading ideas from teens who have already got their entries in.

Astroman at The Court Theatre Astroman at The Court Theatre

Albert Belz talks about his show Astroman at The Court Theatre & his faves. Teens can win 3 double passes in our Winter Reading Challenge.
Albert Belz talks about his show Astroman at The Court Theatre & his faves. Teens can win 3 double passes in our Winter Reading Challenge.

Parents, romance, and friendship drama Parents, romance, and friendship drama

By Alina
Alina looks at three romance-driven Young Adult novels from different (American) perspectives, all recently published.
Alina looks at three romance-driven Young Adult novels from different (American) perspectives, all recently published.

Staff picks: Winter Reading Challenge Staff picks: Winter Reading Challenge

The Winter Reading challenge is finished, but enjoy the great reading tips from our staff!
The Winter Reading challenge is finished, but enjoy the great reading tips from our staff!
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