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Preschool Funtimes

Information about Preschool Funtimes weekly sessions held at Whangarei Central Library and Tikipunga Library during school terms and online sessions on YouTube.
Updated: 23/08/2021 7:29 p.m.

Come and join the fun!

Funtime sessions for preschoolers and home-schooled children include stories, rhymes, music and movement.

The sessions are held weekly during each school term.

Session Times

  • Tikipunga Library: Tuesdays at 10 am

  • Whangarei Central Library: Wednesdays and Thursdays at 10 am in the Children's Room

Note: All children attending these sessions must be accompanied by an adult.

School Holidays

No Funtimes sessions are held during school holidays.

Covid-19 Alert Levels

Funtimes sessions are held only under Covid-19 Alert Level 1.

Special sessions

Funtime sessions are also available at other times to groups such as Kohanga Reo, Kindergartens, Playcentres, etc. To find out more contact the Children's Services Librarian:

Online Preschool Funtimes

Link to Online Preschool Funtimes.

While our libraries were closed during the Covid-19 lockdown we held our Preschool Funtimes sessions online. These sessions include stories, music and rhymes.

Funtime Song

It's Time for Funtime song by The Funtimes, was written and recorded especially for preschool sessions.

The Funtimes include: Glenn Davidson and Tanya Maich (vocals), Matt Watson (keyboards),
Matt Hennessy (drums), Brendon White (bass) . . .
and the Whangarei Primary School Choir: Charles Peita, Ethan Blagrove, Nicolas Bernecker, Shine Manukau, Tane Marsters, William Anderson, Emily Banks, Grace Hilton-Jones, Jamiee Neha, Juliet Heaton, Sophie Johnston, Steena Ieremia and George Karklins (teacher)

Recorded at Big Door Recording Studio, 2015.

Get a copy of the song

Buy the CD for $5 each or get a free copy of the MP3 file.

Contact us at Whangarei Libraries by
phone: 09 430 4206

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