Tamariki - Kids
A guide to the library for tamariki - what's new, homework help, and fun & games.
Missing Wā Kōrero: Storytimes at libraries? We've got some suggestions to keep the stories and fun alive for you and your tamariki.
Wā Pēpi: Babytimes aren't on until Alert Level 1, but we've got some stories and rhymes for babies and under 2s to enjoy at home.
Holiday fun in week 2 of the school hols (Mon 11 October to Sun 17 October). Enrol for bookable programmes, or drop in for free activities.
Hear Gavin Bishop read his legendary Christchurch book "Mrs McGinty and the Bizarre Plant" in the Edmonds Factory Gardens
Storytime in your language! Kids can enjoy a digital collection of children's books in Languages Other Than English.
Prenda is a learn to code software for kids ages 8 - 18 that teaches the skills to make websites, apps, programs, animations, & video games.
New for Tamariki
Get answers to questions & help using eResources. Alert Level 3 - LiveOnline operates 9am to 5pm Monday to Friday, & 10am to 2pm Saturday.
Free online homework help to New Zealand school students. Log on to the website from 1pm to 6pm Monday to Friday during the school year.
Our latest kids' books newsletter has titles that will excite young minds and foster a love of reading.
Fun reading for the young children in your life - subscribe to our monthly picture books newsletter and find out what's new.