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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

September 2019

3CS Creative Computer Club

Monday 2 September 2019 - Monday 23 September 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 3 September 2019 - Thursday 26 September 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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Creative Colouring In for Grown Ups

Tuesday 3 September 2019 - Tuesday 24 September 2019

Whangarei 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 7 September 2019 - Saturday 28 September 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 7 September 2019 - Saturday 28 September 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 7 September 2019 - Saturday 28 September 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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Celebrate Te Reo Māori and be in to win a kete full of prizes

Monday 9 September 2019 - Monday 30 September 2019

All Whangarei District Libraries

To enter our draw borrow any item from our Māori Collection or greet a librarian in Te Reo Māori. Entries close 30 September 2019.

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Poetry Group

Tuesday 17 September 2019 at 3:30 p.m. - 5:00 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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Conservation Week - The Ocean Needs Us!

Tuesday 17 September 2019 at 5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

May Bain Room, Whangarei Central Library

Ocean ecologist, writer and photographer Glenn Edney will present a talk about the many and varied ways in which the Ocean supports our very existence at Whangarei Central Library on 17 September.

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Library Craft Group

Wednesday 18 September 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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Ko Toku Hau Kainga - My Home Space

Friday 27 September 2019 at 12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.

May Bain Room, Whangarei Central Library

Taipari Munro, respected kaumatua and educator, will talk about the Māori history of Whangārei, the local landscape, the Māori communities and their locations.

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October 2019

Creative Colouring In for Grown Ups

Tuesday 1 October 2019 - Tuesday 29 October 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 1 October 2019 at 2:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Tikipunga Library

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Flash Fiction Club

Tuesday 1 October 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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Library Craft Group

Wednesday 2 October 2019 at 10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

May Bain Room, Whangarei Central Library

Do you enjoy handcrafts? The library craft group will meet on Wednesday 4 September, 10 to 11.30 am, at Whangarei Central Library. Today's project: rock painting.

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JP Services in the Library

Saturday 5 October 2019 - Saturday 26 October 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 October 2019 - Saturday 26 October 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 5 October 2019 - Saturday 26 October 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 7 October 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 14 October 2019 - Monday 21 October 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 15 October 2019 - Thursday 31 October 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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November 2019

LEGO Club

Tuesday 5 November 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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