Summertime Reading Challenge – He Wero Pānui Pukapuka mō te Raumati

Summertime Reading Challenge - He Wero Pānui Pukapuka mō te Raumati 2021 / 2022

Kids and Teens - ages 0 to 18 - tell us about your summer reads in three words and be in to win!
Kōrero mai ki a mātou mō āu pukapuka i pānui ai i te raumati, kia toru kupu anake, ā, ka whiria koe kia whiwhi paraihe pea!

Summertime Reading Challenge is on from Wednesday 1 December 2021 to Monday 28 February 2022.

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Events

Join us for a range of fun summer reading events around the city.

Summertime Reading Events

Teddy Bears Picnic

Dec 4th | 10:00am - 11:00am
Bring your favourite teddy, soft toy or snuggly and join us for a fun morning welcoming our new Painted Bears whānau. Bookings required.

Summertime Stories @ Riverside Market

Jan 13th | 11:30am - 12:00pm
Riverside Market Level 2
Come and join us for Summertime Stories at Riverside Market over the summer.

Bilingual Summertime Stories @ Riverside Market

Jan 20th | 11:30am - 12:00pm
Riverside Market Level 2
Come and join us for Ngā Pakiwaitara - Bilingual Summertime Stories at Riverside Market. Nau mai, tauti mai.

Summertime Reading Party

Jan 21st | 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Calling all YA! Join us to celebrate all your amazing summertime reading with an epic party! Selfies, badges, kai, and make a podcast!

Teddy Bear Sleepover

Jan 21st | 5:00pm - 5:30pm
Bring your teddy or soft toy along for a special evening storytime, then pick them up the next day to see photos of their overnight antics.

Summertime Stories @ Riverside Market

Jan 27th | 11:30am - 12:00pm
Riverside Market Level 2
Come and join us for Summertime Stories at Riverside Market over the summer.

Summertime Reading Events

Stories in the Sun

Summertime Challenge at Parks

Summertime Challenge @ Parks

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Summertime Challenge Poolside

Reading Ideas

Looking for some reading recommendations for your summer reading? 

New for Kids

New for Rangatahi

Enter the Summertime Reading Challenge

Summertime Reading Challenge - He Wero Pānui Pukapuka mō te Raumati 2021 / 2022

Kids and Teens - ages 0 to 18 - tell us about your summer reads in three words and be in to win! Kōrero mai ki a mātou mō āu pukapuka i pānui ai i te raumati, kia toru kupu anake, ā, ka whiria koe kia whiwhi paraihe pea! Summertime Reading Challenge is on from Wednesday 1 December 2021 to Monday 28 February 2022. * indicates a required field
  • Enter a book title and your 3 words to describe it.
  • Enter the book title and your 3 words to describe it.
  • Enter the book title and your 3 words to describe it.
  • Name * Required
  • Enter the name of your school.
  • How did you hear about the Summertime Reading Challenge?
  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

Entry forms

Print copies of entry forms.

Terms and Conditions

  • The Summertime Reading Challenge is open to all Christchurch residents aged 0 to 18 years.
  • The competition is open between 1 December 2021 and 28 February 2022.
  • Entries must be complete to be eligible for the prize draw.
  • Prizes will be advised. Winners will be drawn at random and announced on christchurchcitylibraries.com during the second week of March 2022.
  • Prize allocation is at the discretion of Christchurch City Council. All decisions are final and no correspondence will be entered into.

Te reo Māori

  • Kei te wātea te Wero Pānui Pukapuka mō te Raumati 21/22 ki te hunga katoa kei Ōtautahi e noho ana, i waenga i te 0-18 tau te pakeke.
    E wātea ana ki ngā pakeke 0-18.
  • E wātea ana te whakataetae i waenga i te 1 Tīhema 2021 - 28 Pēpuere 2022.
  • Me mātua whakakī te katoa o te tono e āhei ai kia whiria mō tētahi paraihe. Ka whakaaturia ngā paraihe whakamutunga. Ka whiria pokerehūtia te hunga toa, ā, ka whakapuakina ki christchurchcitylibraries.com i te wiki tuarua o Māehe 2022.
  • Ka puritia e te Kaunihera o Ōtautahi te mana whiriwhiri i ngā paraihe. Kia whakatauria, e kore e hoki anō ki te wewete tohanga paraihe, e kore hoki ngā reta e whakautua.
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