Aotearoa at the Library
The nights are getting darker and the weather colder, but you wouldn’t know it at the library. Join us for a week of national events as we read, write and talk all things books.
Flash Fiction Writing Competition
7th – 21st May
Write a murder mystery in five sentences and you could WIN a $50 book voucher. Entry forms available at any of our branches.
May 22nd from 5pm onwards
Take part in this nation-wide event by reading for 15 minutes or more at the Elma Turner Library. All you need is your book - slippers and dressing gowns optional! Hot drinks and snacks provided.
International Simultaneous Storytime
Wednesday 23rd, 1pm
Be part of a first as libraries and schools across New Zealand and Australia hold Storytime together.
Murder in the Library
Thursday, 24th, 6pm
Paul Cleave and Alan Carter will be in conversation with Stella Chrysostomou as they discuss their entries into the Ngaio Marsh Award.
All events are free, no bookings required.