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23jul10:30am11:00amActive Rhyming10:30am - 11:00am Invercargill Public LibraryAudience:Kids

24jul10:30am11:00amPreschool Storytime and Craft10:30am - 11:00am Audience:Kids

27jul11:00am11:30amWeekend Storytime11:00am - 11:30am Invercargill Public LibraryAudience:Kids

29jul10:30am11:00amWriggle and Rhyme10:30am - 11:00am Audience:Kids

29jul1:30pm2:00pmWriggle and Rhyme1:30pm - 2:00pm Audience:Kids

Reading Recommendations

Kids Picks

Our Kids Picks are books selected for kids, by kids. When visiting our library be sure to visit our large Kids Picks display area. You can now even check out our kids picks online.

Have you read a book that you loved and want to tell someone about it? Then fill out the form below and we will add your review to our kids picks display,.

Bobs Book Blog

With over 20 years experience at the National Library, Bob Docherty’s mission is to get kids and teens enthusiastic about reading by finding and sharing books that they will love.

Reading Resources

Programmes for Kids

Wriggle and Rhyme - Photos of Mums and Babies

Wriggle and Rhyme

Mondays 10:30am, 1:30pm
These free music and movement sessions are aimed to stimulate development of the brain and body for babies 0 – 2 years. Run in the Learning and Activity Space during the school term.

Active Rhyming

Tuesdays, 10:30 – 11:00am
This interactive programme for parents and kids helps children grow independence, confidence and brain development – and it’s fun! For ages 2 – 5.

school holidays - crafts

Preschool Storytime & Craft

Wednesdays, 10:30 – 11:00am
Hands on fun for kids. Preschool sessions are fun weekly sessions with a story time followed by a craft. These run in the Learning and Activity Space during the school term.

Afterschool Clubs

Weekdays, 3:45 – 4:45pm
A range of free afterschool clubs are offered for kids during the school term.