News and events

21 Dec 2015

Summer sessions at your library

GIF making

Wednesday 6 January 4–5pm

Learn how to create a GIF – a Graphics Interchange Format file. Create an animation using a series of photos. For children aged 8 upwards. Bookings required. Free.

21 Dec 2015

Art in the Atrium - November

Two easels have been set up to display a changing selection of ‘art’ and ‘heritage’ images amongst the ferns in the Atrium. Enjoy a selection of works local artists who have been long time contributors to the popular ART In WINDOWS programme as well as creative photographs relating to Nelson’s heritage assets.

9 Dec 2015

Make Games and Learn to Code!

Looking for something to do at the end of the school holidays?  Or are you a parent or teacher interested in game design and coding?  Nelson Public Libraries is hosting Gamefroot.com travelling workshops on game coding, design and marketing.

23 Nov 2015

Christmas loan period

Annually, as a gesture of good will, we allow people to have a slightly longer borrowing period over the holiday season.

21 Oct 2015

Library Carnival!

Nelson Public Libraries will be celebrating the Arts Festival and Page & Blackmore Readers ’ and Writers’ Festival with a Carnival Day!