Papanui Library

Closed until 9:00am tomorrow

9:00AM - 6:00PM

9:00AM - 6:00PM

9:00AM - 6:00PM

9:00AM - 6:00PM

9:00AM - 6:00PM

10:00AM - 4:00PM

10:00AM - 4:00PM

35 Langdons Road (corner Langdons Road & Restell Street)
Christchurch , 8053
Phone: 03-941 7923
Papanui Library / Te Kete Wānanga o Papanui. Service Desk and Postal Services are open Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm. Note: 60 minutes enforced parking by library.


Libraries are open: Orange (COVID-19 Protection Framework)

Information on how libraries are operating at Orange in the COVID-19 Protection Framework

Upcoming Events

Holidays and Closures

  • Waitangi Day
    Sunday, February 6, 2022
    Closed All Day
  • Waitangi Day (observed)
    Monday, February 7, 2022
    Closed All Day
  • Good Friday
    Friday, April 15, 2022
    Closed All Day
  • Easter Monday
    Monday, April 18, 2022
    Closed All Day
  • Anzac Day
    Monday, April 25, 2022
    Closed All Day
  • Queen's Birthday
    Monday, June 6, 2022
    Closed All Day
  • Matariki
    Friday, June 24, 2022
    Closed All Day


Summertime Reading Challenge

Kids and Teens - ages 0 to 18 - tell us about your summer reads in three words and be in to win!

Best of 2021

Staff picks for the best of 2021, and submissions from the public. These are the best reads of the year.

Christmas and New Year holiday hours 2021 / 2022

Ngā mihi o te Kirihimete me te Tau Hou. Check our opening hours this Christmas and New Year.

New Titles and Selector Picks - January 2022

Selectors pick hot new books. Plus explore the latest eAudiobooks, eBooks, fiction, large print, non-fiction, & stuff for kids and teens.

New at Papanui Library

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