The Invercargill City Libraries & Archives is a place of connection, excitement and community, with the aim to create individual, long-lasting learning and development, that not only nurtures minds, but allows users access to information and services.
Reluctant Reader Workshops: Book chats and activities designed to show tamariki that reading is fun. Focusing on 8 – 10 yrs this term. There will be five one-hour sessions each fortnight with numbers limited to eight students. Nominate your reluctant readers now.
Reading to Five Year Olds: Immerse your new entrant tamariki in books at the Library. Reading aloud, storytelling and activities designed to make books absorbing and fun. One to one and a half hour sessions available. Book a visit today.
Reading to Code: Our robots will support tamariki to read instructions and code sequentially. A series of three one-hour workshops designed for 8 and up.
Design a Story Game: Tamariki will use the Bloxels kits to design a 2D video game based on a well-known story. A series of four one-hour workshops.
The Read Aloud Book for February is…
Billy and the Beast by Nadia Shireen
A brilliant picture book with a girl, fat cat and ferocious beast.