Events at Orange in the COVID-19 Protection Framework
People visiting libraries will need to show their My Vaccine Pass. Public programmes and events will be available where the required capacity limits based on 1 metre distancing is applied. Some events require bookings. Find out more.
Storytimes, cultural celebrations, tech classes, book groups, exhibitions, author talks, hobbies and crafts, and more - discover our programmes and events at libraries around the city.
Library Events Calendar
Check our online calendar to find out what's on at your local library - storytimes, book clubs, after school activities and more!
Books and Authors
Love to talk books? Join one of the many book clubs or groups around the city. We also host occasional author talks and literary events.
Book and author events at libraries
Computers and Technology
Tech drop-in sessions, iPad training, 3D printing and more!
Learning centre programmes
Library Learning Centre classes enable our communities to connect, learn and create. We provide individuals, groups and schools with access to and support of digital technologies - promoting lifelong learning with a focus on fun and creativity.
Find out more about Learning centre programmes for adults, teens and kids.
Displays and exhibitions
Dec 3 | All day
Dec 3rd | 9:30am - 11:00am
Dec 4 | All day
Hobbies, crafts and games
Come along to knit 'n' yarn sessions, card and board games, video-gaming or crafts sessions.
Local and family history
Classes and sessions dedicated to local or family history.
Local and Family history events
JP Clinics (Not available at Alert level 2)
Justices of the Peace are available at set times at a number of our libraries around Christchurch. JPs can witness signatures, verify copies of documents, hear oaths, declarations and more. There is no charge for JP services.
- Find out more about Justice of the Peace services.
Justice of the Peace clinics at libraries
Cultural celebrations, themed weeks, and notable events. Annual festivals, holidays, anniversaries, and special days of the year in Christchurch.
- See our list of annual events and special days