Programmes and Events

Upcoming Events

17jan10:30 am11:00 amBabytime10:30 am - 11:00 am Event Type :Kids

17jan2:00 pm4:00 pmRock Painting2:00 pm - 4:00 pm Event Type :Kids

17jan2:00 pm4:00 pmMinecraft Madness2:00 pm - 4:00 pm Invercargill Public LibraryEvent Type :Kids

18jan10:30 am11:00 amStorytime & Craft10:30 am - 11:00 am Event Type :Kids

18jan2:00 pm4:00 pmUkulele Strumalong2:00 pm - 4:00 pm Event Type :Kids

For a full list of upcoming programmes and events, check out the Library Events Calendar.

Regular Programmes

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.

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.

school holidays - crafts

Afterschool Clubs

A range of free after school clubs are offered for kids during the school term. 


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,.

Dyslexia Friendly Authors

Dyslexia spelled out using scrabble pieces

The following authors have written books appropriate for children with dyslexia. Books are filed based on the author’s last name, e.g. to find books by Malorie Blackman look under BLA.

For more information on Dyslexia, visit the Dyslexia Foundation of New Zealand.

Homework Help

AnyQuestions offers free online schoolwork help to New Zealand school students. You can log on to the website from 1pm to 6pm weekdays during the school year and chat online with a friendly librarian about a schoolwork question.

Contact Us

To get in touch with one of our children’s librarians you can call us on 03 2111 444 or email