Don’t miss out on an amazing Magic Show that will leave your kids speechless! 🤯🦜🆓

End the summer holidays with an incredible magic show!

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This event is part of our school holiday programme at the Library. Check out more great activities to keep your kids busy these holidays:

Get your teens out of the house with our free summer events! 👨‍🎤

This summer we have an exciting range of activities and competitions to keep your teens busy!

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Get into the Christmas spirit with Three Days of Kirihimete 🎅🏼

Countdown to the big day with three days of Christmas-themed events at the Library!

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🐧 Name our new puppet and win!

πŸ“… Christmas hours

Date Invercargill Public Library Leven Street car park
24 December 9:00am - 1:00pm 7:00am - 7:00pm
25 December Closed Closed
26 December Closed Closed
27 December Closed 9:00am - 4:00pm
28 December Closed Closed
29 December 9:00am - 6:00pm 7:00am - 7:00pm
30 December 9:00am - 6:00pm 7:00am - 7:00pm
31 December 9:00am - 6:00pm 7:00am - 7:00pm
1 January Closed Closed
2 January Closed Closed
3 January Closed 9:00am - 4:00pm
4 January Closed Closed
5 January Normal hours resume Normal hours resume

Date Bluff Public Library
24 December 1:00pm - 5:00pm
25 December Closed
26 December Closed
27 December Closed
28 December Closed
29 December 1:00pm - 5:00pm
30 December 1:00pm - 5:00pm
31 December 1:00pm - 5:00pm
1 January Closed
2 January Closed
3 January Closed
4 January Closed
5 January Normal hours resume

πŸŽ„ Sort your Christmas reads in 5 minutes!

Take the kids on a spooky adventure in the city this Halloween! 🎃

Get your lanterns carved and your masks on, it’s time to trick-or-treat!

The next time you’re in the Library pick up a Spooky Saturday booklet for your guide to all the fun activities happening in the city this Halloween!

10:00am - 1:00pm

City Centre

Start your Spooky Saturday in the CBD from 10:00am with trick-or-treating at participating retailers. Pick up your Spooky Saturday booklet and see how many activities on the Play Trail you can complete!Β 

🍫 Trick-or-Treating
πŸ—ΊοΈ Play Trail
πŸ” Food Trucks on Esk Street

1:00pm - 4:00pm

Invercargill Public Library

From 1:00pm – 4:00pm drop into the Library for a range of fun and exciting activities!Β 

🏰 Bouncy Castle
πŸ“Έ Halloween Photobooth
🍬 Treats
πŸ«• Bubbling Cauldrons
πŸ‘Ί Mask Making
🀯 Virtual Reality (ages 12+)
πŸ—ΊοΈ Scavenger Hunt
😱 Spooky Storytime

3:00pm - 5:00pm

Splash Palace

From 3:00pm – 5:00pm come down to Splash Palace for a Halloween Pool Party!Β 

πŸ† Costume Competition
🐬 Diving Boards
πŸ’ƒπŸ½ Music
πŸš£β€β™€οΈ Inflatables
πŸ’Ž Treasure Hunt
🧁 Spooky Treats at Liquid Cafe

Escape room is now fully booked

Our Escape room is now fully booked. To be notified next time we run an Escape Room, register below.