News and events

26 Apr 2017

At your Library - May 2017 Newsletter

May is New Zealand Music Month, with a series of free performances at Elma Turner Library. We also feature Book Night - a cosy evening for book lovers, as well as our regular events, community corner sessions, classes and children's/ teen activities.

30 Mar 2017

At Your Library - April 2017

Heritage Week is celebrating homes and houses this year. The week runs during the Easter school holidays and Elma Turner Library is offering a range of heritage activities for adults, children and families...

9 Mar 2017

NZ Music Month 2017

Live music performances throughout May in the Elma Turner Library will celebrate the huge breadth and depth of musical talent in Nelson. Appearing during the weekday lunch hours and also at the weekends there is something for everyone.

21 Feb 2017

Changes to the South End of the Library

From 7-10 March we are making changes to the Fiction end of Elma Turner Library, in response to your feedback on ways we can make it easier for you to find your favourite books and other items.

26 Jan 2017

At Your Library - February 2017

We will be celebrating libraries, writing and reading at our Libraries this Valentine’s Day – Library Lovers’ Day! Library Lovers’ Day is a chance for you to celebrate your Library with us and share your Library love.

10 Jan 2017

The Vellamo Band

Vellamo combines the rich tradition of Finnish folksong with an appealing “retro” sensibility (recalling the likes of Judy Collins or Richard and Mimi Fariña), creating an exotic and magical acoustic experience.