Get your kids out of the house these summer holidays

Events for Kids 😛

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08jul10:30am11:00amRegistrations RequiredKōrero mō te Pukapuka - Zoom Book Chat 📚10:30am - 11:00am Invercargill Public LibraryAudience:Kids

08jul1:00pm3:00pmHanga Poi - Make a Poi ♻️1:00pm - 3:00pm Invercargill Public LibraryAudience:Kids

09jul10:30am11:00amWā Pēpi - Babytime 👶🏼10:30am - 11:00am Invercargill Public LibraryAudience:Kids

09jul1:00pm3:00pmKēmu Nui - Big Games ♟️1:00pm - 3:00pm Invercargill Public LibraryAudience:Kids

10jul10:30am11:00amWaiata - Sing a Long 🎶10:30am - 11:00am Invercargill Public LibraryAudience:Kids

13jul10:30am11:00amWā Korero - Storytime 🖼️10:30am - 11:00am Invercargill Public LibraryAudience:Kids

13jul1:00pm3:00pmKēmu Nui - Big Games ♟️1:00pm - 3:00pm Invercargill Public LibraryAudience:Kids

14jul10:30am11:00amWā Korero - Storytime 🖼️10:30am - 11:00am Invercargill Public LibraryAudience:Kids

14jul1:00pm3:00pmDigital Drop In 📟1:00pm - 3:00pm Invercargill Public LibraryAudience:Kids

15jul10:30am11:00amWā Korero - Storytime 🖼️10:30am - 11:00am Invercargill Public LibraryAudience:Kids

15jul10:30am3:00pmBluff Day 🦪10:30am - 3:00pm Bluff Senior Citizens AssociationAudience:Kids

15jul1:00pm3:00pmRaranga - Weaving ⭐1:00pm - 3:00pm Invercargill Public LibraryAudience:Kids

16jul10:30am11:00amWā Pēpi - Babytime 👶🏼10:30am - 11:00am Invercargill Public LibraryAudience:Kids

16jul1:00pm3:00pmKēmu Poari - Board Games 🎲1:00pm - 3:00pm Invercargill Public LibraryAudience:Kids

17jul11:00am11:30amKapa Haka 🧑‍🤝‍🧑11:00am - 11:30am Invercargill Public LibraryAudience:Kids

Events for Teens 🤭

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09jul10:30am11:30amTeen Board Games 🏄🏻10:30am - 11:30am Invercargill Public LibraryAudience:Teens

14jul10:30am11:30amPhoto Transfer with Washi Tape 👕10:30am - 11:30am Invercargill Public LibraryAudience:Teens

16jul10:30am11:30pmBouncy Balls 🏀10:30am - 11:30pm Invercargill Public LibraryAudience:Teens

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Get your friends together and take on our Stranger Things Escape Room!

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Spring into the Library these School Holidays!

We have a great range of fun activities to keep the kids busy these school holidays! Check out some of the featured events below, and see the bottom of the page for the full timetable!

General Activities 🤪

Colouring Competitions!

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Come and be entertained with this puppet show and then make your own sock puppet to take home. All materials supplied.

Come and be entertained with this puppet show and then make your own sock puppet to take home. All materials supplied.

If Minecraft is your thing or you like inventioneering instead we have a digi game for you on our i-papa (tablets).

If Minecraft is your thing or you like inventioneering instead we have a digi game for you on our i-papa (tablets).

If Minecraft is your thing or you like inventioneering instead we have a digi game for you on our i-papa (tablets).

Do you love board games like Chess, Checkers or Snakes and Ladders? Come and play with other tamariki for hours of funa.

Do you love board games like Chess, Checkers or Snakes and Ladders? Come and play with other tamariki for hours of funa.

Do you love board games like Chess, Checkers or Snakes and Ladders? Come and play with other tamariki for hours of funa.

Teen Events 🏄

Dive into an immersive rhythm experience and slash your way through the beats of adrenaline-pumping electronic music. Ages 13+.

Dive into an immersive rhythm experience and slash your way through the beats of adrenaline-pumping electronic music. Ages 13+.

Create cool and wonderful slime in a variety of colours. Glitter is optional.  Ages 12+.

Create cool and wonderful slime in a variety of colours. Glitter is optional.  Ages 12+.

School Holiday Timetable 🏋️

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08jul10:30am11:00amRegistrations RequiredKōrero mō te Pukapuka - Zoom Book Chat 📚10:30am - 11:00am Invercargill Public LibraryAudience:Kids

08jul1:00pm3:00pmHanga Poi - Make a Poi ♻️1:00pm - 3:00pm Invercargill Public LibraryAudience:Kids

09jul10:30am11:00amWā Pēpi - Babytime 👶🏼10:30am - 11:00am Invercargill Public LibraryAudience:Kids

09jul10:30am11:30amTeen Board Games 🏄🏻10:30am - 11:30am Invercargill Public LibraryAudience:Teens

09jul1:00pm3:00pmKēmu Nui - Big Games ♟️1:00pm - 3:00pm Invercargill Public LibraryAudience:Kids

10jul10:30am11:00amWaiata - Sing a Long 🎶10:30am - 11:00am Invercargill Public LibraryAudience:Kids

10jul1:00pm3:00pmFamily Movie 🍿1:00pm - 3:00pm Invercargill Public LibraryAudience:Family

13jul10:30am11:00amWā Korero - Storytime 🖼️10:30am - 11:00am Invercargill Public LibraryAudience:Kids

13jul1:00pm3:00pmKēmu Nui - Big Games ♟️1:00pm - 3:00pm Invercargill Public LibraryAudience:Kids

14jul10:30am11:30amPhoto Transfer with Washi Tape 👕10:30am - 11:30am Invercargill Public LibraryAudience:Teens

14jul10:30am11:00amWā Korero - Storytime 🖼️10:30am - 11:00am Invercargill Public LibraryAudience:Kids

14jul1:00pm3:00pmDigital Drop In 📟1:00pm - 3:00pm Invercargill Public LibraryAudience:Kids

15jul10:30am11:00amWā Korero - Storytime 🖼️10:30am - 11:00am Invercargill Public LibraryAudience:Kids

15jul10:30am3:00pmBluff Day 🦪10:30am - 3:00pm Bluff Senior Citizens AssociationAudience:Kids

15jul1:00pm3:00pmRaranga - Weaving ⭐1:00pm - 3:00pm Invercargill Public LibraryAudience:Kids

16jul10:30am11:00amWā Pēpi - Babytime 👶🏼10:30am - 11:00am Invercargill Public LibraryAudience:Kids

16jul10:30am11:30pmBouncy Balls 🏀10:30am - 11:30pm Invercargill Public LibraryAudience:Teens

16jul1:00pm3:00pmKēmu Poari - Board Games 🎲1:00pm - 3:00pm Invercargill Public LibraryAudience:Kids

17jul11:00am11:30amKapa Haka 🧑‍🤝‍🧑11:00am - 11:30am Invercargill Public LibraryAudience:Kids

17jul1:00pm3:00pmFamily Movie 🍿1:00pm - 3:00pm Invercargill Public LibraryAudience:Family

Banish the boredom these school holidays with crafts for teens!

Get crafty these school holidays! Each Wednesday (between 2 – 4pm) during the school holidays we have a different craft aimed at teens.

DIY Magnets

Craft your own designs and make your own glass fronted magnets. Perfect for gifts or decorating the fridge!

  • Wednesday 10 July
  • 2:00 - 4:00pm
  • Ages 12 - 19
  • Free!

Sensory Jars

Make your own calm down sensory jars.  Theme your jar and watch everything swirl. Great for study or exam stress!

  • Wednesday 17 July
  • 2:00 - 4:00pm
  • Ages 12 - 19
  • Free!