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 A Big Day In at the Library

A Big Day In at the Library.
Saturday 16 September 2017 at 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Whangarei Central Library
Cost: Free
Contact: Whangarei Libraries +64 9 430 4206 or email

​There is something for everyone at A Big Day In at the Library

Come along to explore and discover there is so much more in your Library and local community with displays and demonstrations. Share your artwork on the Art Laundry line.

Arts and Crafts

Community Mural

Library Craft Group

Makerspace: Building Igloo

Origami with Kumiko

The Falls Estate Arts & Crafts Group

The Papermill.

Exhibitions & Demos

Art Laundry - Interactive Art Exhibition. Presented by Whangarei Camera Club
You are invited to share your artwork on the Art Laundry line.

Children’s Art Exhibition by preschools visited by the Mobile Library bus:

  • Geckos Early Learning Centre
  • Kensington Educare
  • Mairtown Kindergarten
  • Open Spaces Preschool
  • Smith City Childcare Centre
  • Stepping Stones Childcare Centre

eBooks & eAudiobooks

The new Mobile Library bus.

Community Groups

Birds New Zealand (Northland Branch)

Eco Solutions

Mangakahia Gardening Club

NZ Society of Genealogists - Whangarei

Northland Dog Section New Zealand Police with Caesar and Cora

Training Ship Diomede Sea Cadets

Whangarei Philatelic Society

Whangarei Radio Controlled Car Club

Whangarei Shell Club

WINGS New Zealand

Youth Advisory Group Whangarei.


10:45 am Whangarei Youth Music Choir

11:45 am Whangarei Latino.

Especially for children

Story reading in the grotto under the stairs - sponsored by Storytime

Face painting

Wally Bot & Clifford the Dog.


Beagle Radio

Sausage sizzle by Whangarei Lions

Enter our competition on the day and be into win great prizes including movie tickets from Event Cinemas!

Updated: 16/09/2017 9:32 p.m.



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