8 Jan 2019

The Library Knitters

The Library Knitters group meets every Thursday in the Elma Turner Library from 10 – 12 noon with around eight to eighteen women attending each week. There is also a group that meets at the Nightingale Memorial Library on Mondays between 1.30 and 3.30.

27 Dec 2018

HotPicks - December 2018

Each month we select 10 fiction and non-fiction titles from our collection. Subscribe to our HotPicks newsletter to get these titles delivered to your inbox each month!

19 Dec 2018

Young Adult Picks 2018 - Part Two

Drum roll please - here are our top picks of young adult fiction for 2018 part two! Lucy, our librarian who runs the two Young Adult Book Clubs and our Young Adult Summer Reading Challenge, has picked out her favourite books of the year, reviewed below. 

10 Dec 2018

It's a Cat-astrophe!

Join Bastet the Cat Goddess in her adventures, to help stop the evil serpent Apep from plunging Egypt into darkness. Follow her adventures and challenges by reading 20 mins a day over summer holidays. Join the Summer Reading Challenge at Nelson, Stoke or Tahuna Libraries and collect prizes every 10 days of reading!

6 Dec 2018

Biblio Bingo Bonanza

We’re excited to present our new adult summer reading challenge – read, play bingo and win! The Biblio Bingo Bonanza runs from December 3 until the 27 January. Have a go at our reading challenges, and check them off on your bingo card to win some great prizes. 

30 Nov 2018

At Your Library - Summer 2019

Our infamous Children’s Summer Reading Challenge is back! Join Bastet the Cat Goddess in her adventures to help stop the evil serpent Apep from plunging Egypt into darkness.