News and events

14 Aug 2015

A morning with Michael Robotham

Fantastic news for aficionados of crime novels! Michael Robotham’s upcoming visit to New Zealand presents an incredible opportunity to get up close and personal with this highly acclaimed author.

1 Jul 2015

At Your Library - July 2015

A range of magazines at your fingertips! From July 1st Nelson Public Libraries will offer their members free access to 34 eMagazines via Zinio.

4 Jun 2015

Matariki celebrations

Matariki celebrates the Maori New Year - the first new moon following the rising of Matariki (or Pleiades). Nelson Public Libraries is celebrating with ongoing displays, and the following events at Elma Turner Library:

2 Jun 2015

Talking about Swimming in the Dark

Come along to the Elma Turner Library 6.15pm Thursday June 18 to hear Page & Blackmore’s Stella Chrysostomou chat to Paddy about her latest and highly acclaimed novel Swimming in the Dark.

1 May 2015

At Your Library - May 2015

Thanks to everyone who took the time to complete our recent survey on our Libraries’ service delivery. We received a very pleasing 714 completed surveys, and collation of the responses is currently happening. We’ll be using your responses to influence our future planning.