Virtual Storytimes have been held on a Saturday night during lockdown and until end June via our Facebook page at around 7pm and during Virtual Toddler Time at 10.40am on a Thursday.
An arrangement with the Coalition for Books NZ ran until 30 June 2020 which enabled stories to continue to be available online. Stories remaining have been given further extention, with permission from the publishers.
Go to: Virtual Toddler Time
Kippers Toybox (Mick Inkpen):
Never Forget (Claire Hallifax):
Moo and Moo and can you guess who? (Jane Millett and Deborah Hinde):
The Children who loved Books (Peter Carnavas):
The Queen's Lift-Off (Steve Antony):
A Dinosaur ate Dad's hair (Trent Roberts):
Session 1 (Thursday 7 May 2020)
Session 2 (Thursday 14 May 2020)
Session 3 (Thursday 21 May 2020)
Session 4 (Thursday 28 May 2020)
Session 5 (Thursday 4 June 2020)
Colour with Splosh (David Melling):
Posted on 22 September 2020
Library services have returned to normal following the move to Level 1.
Normal hours have resumed with the return of late nights on Wednesdays and Fridays. On Saturdays both libraries are open from 9.30am until 1pm.
Computers, printing services, magazines and newspapers are all available again. Books may also now be returned inside the libraries.
Regular children's programmes will return in Term 4.