School Holidays

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Unable to come in? Download Busy Bag instructions to do some of these crafts with materials you have at home.


​Date/time​Name​Description​Age​Cost​Bookings

​Monday 28 September

10:30am-11:30am
​Balloon Power​Build your own balloon-powered car 

Busy Bag Instructions
​5+ 
​Koha appreciated.
No need to book.
​1:30-3pm​LEGO​Join our Lego Leaders to build something from your imagination​5+​$1 per person.book-here-button.png

​Tuesday 29 September ​ ​ ​ ​ ​

​10:30am-11:30am​Under 5's​A term time favourite returns for the holidays. Join us for stories songs and crafts for pre-schoolers​Under 5​Koha appreciated.
No need to book.
​10:30am-12pm​LEGO​​Join our Lego Leaders to build something from your imagination ​​5+​​$1 per person.book-here-button.png
​1:30-4pmBoard games​​Join us at the library to play with our collection of family board games​All ages​Koha appreciated.
No need to book.

​Wednesday 30 September

​10:30-11:30am​Matisse lanterns​​Participants will make lanterns using lunch paper, coloured paper, glue and scissors to create a Matisse inspired masterpiece lantern.

Busy Bag instructions
​3+Koha appreciated.
No need to book.
10am-12pm​ ​​​Let'​​s Animate​Learn how to code your own games​8+​$5
Bookings required.
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​​Thursday 1 October ​ ​ ​ ​ ​

10:30-11:30am
​Roll a Colin McCahon​Join us to learn about Colin McCahon

Busy Bag instructions
​5+​Koha appreciated.
No need to book.

​Friday 2 October​ ​ ​ ​

10:30-11:30am​Tapa Cloth​Design a piece of paper tapa cloth inspired by traditional tapa cloths

Busy Bag instructions​
​5+
​​Koha appreciated.
No need to book.

Monday 5 October​ ​ ​​

10:30-11:30am​Flextangles​​Make a seriously cool paper puzzle full of colour and creative design​7+​Koha appreciated.
No need to book.

​Tuesday 6 October

10:30-11:30amUnder 5's​​ A term time favourite returns for the holidays. Join us for stories songs and crafts for pre-schoolers​Under 5​Koha appreciated.
No need to book.
10:30-12pm​LEGO​​​Join our Lego Leaders to build something from your imagination​5+

​$1
Bookings required.

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​1:30-4:30pmBoard games​Join us at the library to play with our collection of family board games​All ages​Koha appreciated.
No need to book.

Wednesday 7 October​

10:30-11:30am​Boxes​Join us and challenge yourself to engineer something from a box.
​5+​$1.
Bookings required.
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​Thursday 8 October

​10:30-11:30amBuild a bridge​ Using only ice block stick can you build a bridge to span between two tables?

Busy Bag instructions​
​7+$1.
Bookings required.
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​Friday 9 October

​10:30am-12pm​Lego​​​Join our Lego Leaders to build something from your imagination​5+​$1.
Bookings required.
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​1:30-3pm​Lego​​​Join our Lego Leaders to build something from your imagination​5+

​$1.
Bookings required.

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The Great Te Aka Mauri RHYMING SCAVENGER HUNT


It's that time again, time to hunt for some clues,   ​​
so ready, set, go!
There's no time to snooze.

There is a wee scavenger twist this time, 
instead of spine labels
you must solve the rhyme.

Are you up for the challenge?
Get ready, begin.
Solve and discover
to BE IN TO WIN!

Download a form by clicking on the image or find one at the library!


Complete your Entry Form, fill in your details and bring it back to us at the Library
before 4pm on Sunday 11 October 2020!


The Great Te Aka Mauri SPRING READING CHALLENGE

Pick up an entry form at the library or download one by clicking on the image.  

As you read, track your progress around the map of Lake Rotorua.

Cross your time off as you ao.  Each marker represents 15 minutes of reading.

Tick off all the markers (6 hours of reading) and return your completed entry form
before 4pm on Sunday 18th October to go in the draw to win a great prize!

 

 





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