Our libraries are closed until further notice, but our staff are available online and are happy to help.

Opening hours

Nelson Libraries are now CLOSED until further notice. Read more

  Elma Turner Library Stoke Library Nightingale Library Memorial
Monday 9:30am  6:00pm 9.30am  5:30pm 1:00pm  4:30pm
Tuesday 9:30am  6:00pm 9.30am  5:30pm 10:00am  2:00pm
Wednesday 10:00am  6:00pm 10:00am  5:30pm 1:00pm  4:30pm
Thursday 9:30am  6:00pm 9.30am  5:30pm 10:00am  2:00pm
Friday 9:30am  6:00pm 9.30am  5:30pm 1:00pm  4:30pm
Saturday 10:00am  4:00pm 10:00am  1:00pm Closed
Sunday 1:00pm  4:00pm Closed 10:00am  2:00pm

2020

  • New Year's Day — Wednesday 1 January 
  • Day after New Year's Day — Thursday 2 January 
  • Nelson anniversary day — Monday 3 February
  • Waitangi Day — Thursday 6 February 
  • Good Friday — Friday 10 April 
  • Easter Monday — Monday 13 April 
  • ANZAC Day — Saturday 25 April and Monday 27 April
  • Queen's Birthday — Monday 1 June
  • Labour Day — Monday 26 October
  • Christmas Day — Friday 25 December
  • Boxing Day — Saturday 26 December and Monday 28 December