Titahi Bay Library

Titahi Bay Library at 18a Whitehouse Bay Rd, Titahi Bay.

Titahi Bay Library at 18a Whitehouse Bay Rd, Titahi Bay.

Titahi Bay Library is our popular wee library.

Titahi Bay Library Holiday Hours

Holiday Date Status
Matariki Friday 28 June 2024 Closed
Labour Day Monday 28 October 2024 Closed
Christmas Day Wednesday 25 December 2024 Closed
Boxing Day Thursday 26 December 2024 Closed

Normal opening hours

Day Time
Monday 10am – 1pm
Tuesday 10am – 1pm, and 2pm – 5pm
Wednesday 10am – 1pm
Thursday 2pm – 5pm
Friday 10am – 1pm
Saturdays, Sundays,
public holidays

Location and contact

What's on at Titahi Bay Library

Phone (04) 236 7343
Email [email protected] (Subject line: Titahi Bay Library)
Address 18a Whitehouse Road, Titahi Bay
Time for a yarn - knitting at the library

Yarn Over @ Titahi Bay

Welcome to our crafting group at the Titahi Bay Library. Bring your knitting, crochet, embroidery, cross stitch (etc) and meet like-minded individuals.

Click here for enquires

First Monday of each month at 10.30am.

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Ukulele Fun Titahi Bay Library

Learn to play the ukulele. Why not head down to the Titahi Bay Library?

Thursday, 3.30–4pm

Child doing crafts with parent


For preschoolers and primary schoolers Come any time, and ask the librarian for the day's craft activity. It will be a simple, self-managed activity.

Sally and Gina - A-Long Hot Summer Story Festival


Library staff will be ready to roll with a story on request. Busy families don't always have the time for a story, and like to use our tiny space for their own browsing. If you'd like a story, just ask!

Titahi Bay Book Club

First Friday of each month, 10.30am till 11.30am.

Titahi Bay book club has no theme so bring a book, or whatever you're reading now .

Other services @ Titahi Bay Library

Free wi-fi (Porirua Free)

Free internet access: one computer is available at Titahi Bay Library for accessing the internet. Permission from an adult caregiver is needed, for people under 16y to use the internet.

  • Colour printing and photocopying is available, A4 size only
  • Black and white A4: 20c per page
  • Colour photocopying A4: $1 per page.

Are you unable to easily leave your house, due to ill health, permanent disability , recent surgery, or last stages of pregnancy? We can help. We will select books or audiobooks on your behalf, and deliver them to and collect them from your home.  There is no charge for this service.

Do you meet one of these housebound criteria?

Take a quick tour of the library

Kids space

We have two rooms : the children's space - with nooks for quiet reading, and mobile shelving to create floor space for programmes.

Main room

The main room of the library, which houses general fiction and non-fiction, DVDs, council resources, magazines, the daily newspaper, free access to the internet, and a table and chair with a view.

There's always something happening at your local library. We'd love you to join us for holiday programmes, knitting, preschool activities and more.