School holidays! Holiday programmes, events, and activities – April 2018

Find out what's on this school holidays for Christchurch children. Check out the holiday programmes and activities at our libraries and learning centres, and shows and performances for kids.

Holiday programmes and activities at the library

Our libraries and learning centres offer a variety of accessible, safe and affordable activities for children during their school holidays. Programmes and activities are aimed at children between the ages of five and 15 years:

Christchurch holiday programmes and workshops

The following organisations are running holiday programmes or workshops for kids or teens in the April 2018 holidays:

Search CINCH, our Community Information Christchurch database, for more Canterbury holiday programmes.
Find an OSCAR programme (Out of School Care and Recreation).

Shows, movies, and performances

Kid friendly movies on in the holidays include: A wrinkle in time, Sherlock Gnomes, Peter Rabbit, Early man, and The little vampire.

Holiday activities

What's on in Christchurch

Check out the family events for kid-friendly goings on.

Things to do, and places to go in Christchurch

Most of these venues are free but some have a entry fee. There is more information on their websites.

Margaret Mahy playground

For more events and activities, search Eventfinda.