What's happening

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

KidsCrawl Porirua 

We have misplaced some writers… and illustrators… at the Porirua Library. Can you help us find them?

City Centre Library, November 9, 11AM-12PM

Adult Colouring Club 

Come and join other adults for a relaxing and social activity.

Whitby Library on the 1st and 3rd Tuesday of the month from 1.30pm to 2.30pm

Story World 

Stories, singing and craft twice a week at the big library. We explore the best children's books, and then do our own interpretive crafty activity.

City Centre Library, children's area, Wednesdays & Fridays 10.45am during term time.

Toddler Time 

Calling all preschoolers to the Whitby Library for your weekly fix of stories, songs and rhymes. We have a different theme every week and a playground next door.

Whitby Library, 10.30–11 am every Friday, except during the summer holidays.

Award-winning books 

Have a look at the hottest books that are winning hearts and minds around the world - here in our library.

Baby Band 

A warm, friendly, tuneful social opportunity for babies and caregivers alike. Come and make a joyful sound at City Centre Library.

City Centre Library, children's area, Thursdays at 10.30am during school term time

Cannons Creek Library Avengers 

Kids become library superheroes, getting to know all about books and libraries, gaining skills and having fun on their way to the Wall of Fame.

Available at Cannons Creek Library, after school or during school holidays.

Time for a Yarn 

Bring your knitting, crochet, embroidery, hand sewing, tatting or anything that involves yarn or thread and join us for a free cuppa and a yarn while we work on our projects and share ideas, tips and patterns.

1st, 3rd & 5th Thursday of the month, 10–11.30am, Whitby Library.

Sunday strum 

Join the fun of the strum with the Ukulele Institute at the Central Library, starting Sunday 5 May and then every second Sunday until Christmas.