News

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.

25 Mar 2015

At your library - April

In early March, we celebrated 25 years in the Elma Turner Library building. It was a huge leap from the small, cramped and old Hardy Street building to the spacious Halifax Street building where the small book collection looked very thin on the new shelves.