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What's On

Events that are organised and supported by Whangarei Libraries.
Updated: 25/09/2018 3:33 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

January 2019

Teen Read 5

Tuesday 1 January 2019 - Thursday 31 January 2019

All Whangarei Libraries

A really easy summer reading programme for Teens - Read 5 of anything you like from our libraries (or even listen to talking books) and get rewards.

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JP Services in the Library

Saturday 5 January 2019 - Saturday 26 January 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 5 January 2019 - Saturday 26 January 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 5 January 2019 - Saturday 26 January 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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Creative Colouring In for Grown Ups

Tuesday 8 January 2019 - Tuesday 29 January 2019

May Bain Room, 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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MakerSpace

Thursday 24 January 2019 at 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Whangarei Central Library

Come along to our Medieval workshop, find out about life in the Middle Ages and learn how to make Medieval accessories at Whangarei Central Library on Thursday 24 January from 10am.

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The Great Summer Challenge Grand Finale

Friday 25 January 2019 at 10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

Children's Room, Whangarei Central Library

Come along to the grand finale for prizes and surprises galore. If you missed out on the Challenges – come and join the fun anyway - Magic Mike will be there! 

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February 2019

JP Services in the Library

Saturday 2 February 2019 - Saturday 23 February 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 2 February 2019 - Saturday 23 February 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 2 February 2019 - Saturday 23 February 2019

Whangarei Central Library

Interested in playing social non-competitive scrabble and card games? Come along to a new club which meets on Saturday mornings at Whangarei Central Library.

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Afternoon Book Club

Monday 4 February 2019 at 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

May Bain Room, Whangarei Central Library

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Creative Colouring In for Grown Ups

Tuesday 5 February 2019 - Tuesday 26 February 2019

May Bain Room, 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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Flash Fiction Afternoon Club

Tuesday 5 February 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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Flash Fiction Evening Club

Tuesday 5 February 2019 at 5:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

May Bain 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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Preschool Funtimes

Thursday 7 February 2019 - Thursday 28 February 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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3CS Creative Computer Club

Monday 11 February 2019 - Monday 25 February 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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Evening Book Club

Monday 11 February 2019 at 5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

May Bain Room, Whangarei Central Library

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Tikipunga Book Club

Tuesday 12 February 2019 at 2:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Tikipunga Library

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Library Craft Group

Wednesday 13 February 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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Poetry Group

Tuesday 19 February 2019 at 3:30 p.m.

Māori Room, Whangarei Central Library

Love poetry and would like to start writing your own? Or are you a bit rusty and want to improve your writing skills? Then join our Poetry Group which meets at 3:30 pm on the third Tuesday of each month in Whangarei Central Library.

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Library Craft Group

Wednesday 20 February 2019 at 10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

May Bain Room, Whangarei Central Library

Do you enjoy knitting, crochet or other 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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