We are closed Sunday 25th and Monday 26th for ANZAC Day.

What's on

Small Time

Elma Turner Library Monday 10:30am
Wednesday 10:30am
Stoke Library Tuesday 10:30am

Small Time sessions are designed for under 2 year olds and combines songs, rhymes and stories into a free, fun 20 minute programme. This is a great opportunity for toddlers to develop pre-literacy skills and for parents to meet with other parents. See you there!


Story Time

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Elma Turner Library Tuesday 10:30am
Stoke Library Wednesday 10:30am
Nightingale Library Memorial Thursday 10:30am

Story Time sessions are designed for 3 and 4 year olds and combines songs, rhymes, stories and a craft session into a free, fun 30 minute programme. This is a great opportunity for preschoolers to develop pre-literacy skills and socialising skills and for parents to meet with other parents. See you there!


After School

For bookings and information, please email library@ncc.govt.nz or phone 03 546 0414

Mondays:

STEM Drop-in session – Ages 8+ Come and play with science.  Parents encouraged to play as well.                   Mondays 3.30-4.30 in the Elma Turner Library, starting 15 February.                                Clipart malen 2 » Clipart Station

Stoke Craft Club – Ages 8+  Craft Club will work on various crafts through the term.                    No waiting, join today!  Mondays 3.30-4.30 in Stoke Library, starting 1st March.                                        

                                                                                  

Tuesdays:

Junior Reading Club – Ages 8+ For 8-12-year-olds to meet weekly with other kids who love reading. They get to see all the new books before they hit the shelves! And, of course, fun activities. No waiting, join today! Tuesdays 3.30 – 4.30 in the Elma Turner Library, starting 16th February.

 

Wednesdays:

Media Club – Ages 8+ Media club will produce a newsletter for children’s library every term learning a wide variety of practical reporter/media skills. No waiting, join today!                                                          Wednesdays 3.30-4.30 in Elma Turner Library, starting 17th February.     

Kid’s Sewing Club – Ages 9+ Sewing Club will learn about material, patterns, and how to use a sewing machine.                                                                                  Wednesdays 3.30-5.00 in Elma Turner Library, starting 17th February.                            $5 for 4 week course.  Bookings Essential.

 

 

Thursdays:

Robotics - Ages 9+ Build, code and play with our robotics classes. A chance for kid’s imaginations to run wild as they create and code robots.                                                                                                      Thursdays 3.30-4.30 in the Elma Turner Library, starting 18th February 
$5 for 4 week course.  Bookings Essential

LEGO Drop-in session – Any Age Come along and play with boxes and boxes of Lego.            Thursdays 3.30-4.30 in the Elma Turner Library, starting 18th February 

 

 

Fridays:

Gardening Club – Ages 7+ Gardening Club will learn everything from worms and soils to vegetables and flowers with gardening activities each week. No waiting, join today! Fridays 3.30-4.30 in Elma Turner Library, starting 19th February.   Vegetable Garden - Cartoon | Transparent PNG Download #4642588 ...

 

 

 

Young Adult Reading Club

Starts February 16th at the Stoke Library and 17th at the Elma Turner Library

Elma Turner Library 1st and 3rd Wednesday of the month 3:45pm
Stoke Library 1st and 3rd Tuesday of the month 3:45pm

YAC is for secondary school aged children who love books. They meet monthly and get to see all the Young Adult books before they hit the shelves!

Please email library@ncc.govt.nz or phone 546 0414 for more information.