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 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!