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What's On

Events that are organised and supported by Whangarei Libraries.
Updated: 25/06/2019 12:50 p.m.

Featured events are listed in the table below. Details about them can be found by selecting from the links below.

If there are no featured events, please view the What's On by Month page for event details.

What's On by Month

June 2019

Matariki Festival

Saturday 22 June 2019 - Friday 19 July 2019

Whangarei

Get into the spirit of Matariki with free activities for all ages hosted by Whangarei District Libraries.

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July 2019

Creative Colouring In for Grown Ups

Tuesday 2 July 2019 - Tuesday 30 July 2019

Whangrei Central Library

Rediscover the relaxing and creative pastime of colouring in at our activity group for adults. Meets weekly on Tuesdays 1 pm to 3 pm, Whangarei Central Library.

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JP Services in the Library

Saturday 6 July 2019 - Saturday 27 July 2019

Whangarei Central Library

A Justice of the Peace is available in Whangarei Central Library, no appointment required, on Saturdays from 9:30 am to 12 noon.

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Saturday Story Time

Saturday 6 July 2019 - Saturday 27 July 2019

Children's Room, Whangarei Central Library

Come along to Whangarei Central Library at 10 o'clock on Saturday mornings and listen to stories in our weekly story reading sessions.

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Library Scrabble Club

Saturday 6 July 2019 - Saturday 27 July 2019

Whangarei Central Library

Interested in playing social non-competitive scrabble and card games? Our drop-in Scrabble 500 Club meets on Saturday and Wednesday mornings at Whangarei Central Library.

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Do It by the Book school holiday programme

Tuesday 9 July 2019 - Thursday 18 July 2019

Children's Room, Whangarei Central Library

We are going to open our books and explore. So come along to the library for a journey through wild worlds, music, games, magic tricks, crafts and activities galore.

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Teen Breakfast Club - Matariki Crafts

Wednesday 10 July 2019 - Friday 19 July 2019

Teen Space, Whangarei Central Library

Tweens and Teens have breakfast at the Library, try new challenges, new crafts, play games, enter competitions, share your ideas and let your creativity shine.

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3CS Creative Computer Club

Monday 22 July 2019 - Monday 29 July 2019

May Bain Room, Whangarei Central Library

Join our computer club and learn computer programming using Scratch to create your own interactive stories and animations. For children aged 9 to 12 years.

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Preschool Funtimes

Tuesday 23 July 2019 - Wednesday 31 July 2019

Whangarei Central and Tikipunga Libraries

Come along and join in these free fun weekly sessions for preschoolers and home-schooled children at Tikipunga Library on Tuesdays and Whangarei Central Library on Wednesdays and Thursdays.

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Heritage Talk Series - The Million Dollar Men

Friday 26 July 2019 at 12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.

May Bain Room, Whangarei Central Library

Don Goodall will take a light-hearted look at the importance of sanitation in the development of New Zealand at this lunchtime talk.

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August 2019

Preschool Funtimes

Thursday 1 August 2019 - Thursday 29 August 2019

Whangarei Central and Tikipunga Libraries

Free fun weekly sessions for preschoolers and home-schooled children at Tikipunga Library on Tuesdays and Whangarei Central Library on Wednesdays and Thursdays.

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JP Services in the Library

Saturday 3 August 2019 - Saturday 31 August 2019

Whangarei Central Library

A Justice of the Peace is available in Whangarei Central Library, no appointment required, on Saturdays from 9:30 am to 12 noon. 

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Saturday Story Time

Saturday 3 August 2019 - Saturday 31 August 2019

Children's Room, Whangarei Central Library

Come along to Whangarei Central Library at 10 o'clock on Saturday mornings and listen to stories in our weekly sessions.

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Library Scrabble 500 Club

Saturday 3 August 2019 - Saturday 31 August 2019

Whangarei Central Library

Interested in playing social non-competitive scrabble and card games? Our drop-in Scrabble 500 Club meets on Saturday mornings at Whangarei Central Library.

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Afternoon Book Club

Monday 5 August 2019 at 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

May Bain Room, Whangarei Central Library

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3CS Creative Computer Club

Monday 5 August 2019 - Monday 26 August 2019

May Bain Room, Whangarei Central Library

Join our computer club and learn computer programming using Scratch to create your own interactive stories and animations. For children aged 9 to 12 years.

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Creative Colouring In for Grown Ups

Tuesday 6 August 2019 - Tuesday 27 August 2019

Whangarei Central Library

​Interested in rediscovering the relaxing and creative pastime of colouring in? Join our activity group for adults. Meets weekly on Tuesdays 1 pm to 3 pm at Whangarei Central Library.

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Tikipunga Book Club

Tuesday 6 August 2019 at 2:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Tikipunga Library

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Flash Fiction Club

Tuesday 6 August 2019 at 3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Māori Room, Whangarei Central Library

Are you interested in writing short stories . . . very short stories and having fun? Then join our Flash Fiction (FF) Club.

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LEGO Club

Tuesday 6 August 2019 at 3:45 p.m. - 4:45 p.m.

May Bain Room, Whangarei Central Library

Come along to our new LEGO Club at the library and create master-pieces based on a theme. It's free and lots of fun.

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Library Craft Group

Wednesday 7 August 2019 at 10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

May Bain Room, Whangarei Central Library

Do you enjoy handcrafts? A craft group meets on the first and third Wednesdays of each month at Whangarei Central Library, 10 to 11.30 am.

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Evening Book Club

Monday 12 August 2019 at 5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

May Bain Room, Whangarei Central Library

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