School Holidays



Join us for another awesome School Holiday Programme filled with loads of events and activities and something for everyone from coding, playing board games to making your own movie!  Check out the list of activities below - some you'll need to book for and some have a cost but whichever ones you choose, you'll be sure to have a lot of fun!

Download a PDF version of the holiday programme here



The Great Te Aka Mauri Reading Challenge is on again. and how you could win some of the $500 worth of vouchers we have to give away.  

Read all about it​ and pick up an entry form at the Library or download it here.

DATE 2021

EVENT​​​

 

TIME

AGES

BOOKING

BOOKING DETAILS

​Monday 19 April
Lego Mindstorms 
​Book in to join us building and programming a Lego robot
​10am - 2pm
​9+
​$25, booking required
​Limited to 20 children   
BOOK HERE
​Monday 19 April
Scratch Art
Scratch out patterns to reveal a rainbow masterpiece
​10.30 - 11.30am
​5+
Koha appreciated, booking not required
Tuesday 20 April

He Pī Ka Roha​

Join in the fun for music, stories and games for under 3’s. 9.30 - 10am
1-3 yrs
Koha appreciated, booking not required 
​Tuesday 20 April
Making Movie Magic – Stop Motion Animation 
​Get in the director’s chair and make your own movie using stop motion animation
​10am - 2pm
​8+
​$5,
booking required
​Limited to 16 children   
​Tuesday 20 April
He Pī Ka Rere
​A term time favourite returns for the holidays with music, stories and crafts 
​10.30 - 11.30am
​Under 5’s
​Koha appreciated, booking not required

Tuesday 20 April
Spinning tops
Create and make your very own spinning top
10.30 - 11.30am
Under 5’s
Koha appreciated, booking not required 
Wednesday 21 April
Let’s Get Coding Learn how to code in this fun taster to our regular code club.10.30am - 12pm
7+
$5,
  booking required
Limited to 10 children  SOLD OUT
Wednesday 21 April
Busy Bag drop inJoin the Library team to make one of our busy bags or a popular craft from our preschool sessions 10.30am - 12pm
3+
Koha appreciated, booking not required 
​Wednesday 21 April
Girls Can Code
​Learn and discover coding in a fun all female environment.
​ 1 - 3pm
7+
$5,
  booking required

Limited to 10 children  BOOK HERE
​Thursday 22 April
​Paint a Pot
​Create a beautiful plant pot and receive seeds from our Seed Library
​10:30am-12pm
​5+
$5,
  booking required

Limited to 30 children  BOOK HERE
Thursday 22 April
Busy Board Games Come and play with the Library’s collection of board and old-fashioned games 10.30am - 12pm
3+
Koha appreciated, booking not required
Friday 23 April
Yarn AnimalsCreate your own fun looking animal wrapped in wool
 10.30am - 12pm7+
Koha appreciated, booking not required
Tuesday 27 April
He Pī Ka Roha​
​Join in the fun for music, stories and games for under 3’s.
9.30 - 10am
1-3 yrs
Koha appreciated, booking not required
Tuesday 27 April
He Pī Ka RereA term time favourite returns for the summer. Join us for music, stories and crafts  10.30 - 11.30amUnder 5’s
Koha appreciated, booking not required 
Tuesday 27 AprilLego CreatorsJoin the Lego Leaders to build something from your own imagination
10.30am - 12pm
5+
Koha appreciated, booking not required 
Wednesday 28 April
Busy Board Games
Come and play with the Library’s collection of board and old-fashioned games   10.30am - 12pm3+
Koha appreciated, booking not required
Thursday 29 April
Catapult! 
Learn about and make a simple machine to launch a pompom across the room
 10.30 - 11.30am
5+
Koha appreciated, booking not required

Thurs 29 April and Friday 30 April
Robocup Jnr. A two day workshop to create, design and coda play performed by robots in teams.  Plays will be presented to the public, friends and family at the end of the second day.
 10am-4pm daily
9+
$40
booking required
 Limited to 20 children  BOOK HERE
Frid 30 April
Autumn buntingCelebrate the change of seasons and make bunting to decorate your room 10.30 - 11.30am3+
Koha appreciated, booking not required

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