April School Holiday Fun!

Get ready for an excitingly jungley time at your local library these holidays with our fabulous range of activities.

All are free, and most require booking. Contact your library for further information or to book a spot on one of these fun events.

Motueka Library

Murchison Library

Richmond Library

Takaka Library

Motueka Library                                 

Event Description Date and Time
Jungle Safari Scavenger Hunt Find the ten jungle animals hidden around the library and enter the lucky prize draw. For 5-12 Year olds. Free. Monday 16 April - Saturday 28 April
Jungle Rock Painting Get into the jungle theme, paint some rocks, hide them around town, or give them away. Materials supplied. Free. 10.00am-11.30am, Tuesday 17 April
Jammin' in the Jungle Storytime A fun hour of jungle stories and awesome art creation. For 4-9 year olds. Limited to 25 participants. Free. 10.00am-11.00am, Thursday 19 April
Jungle Diorama Create your own cardboard Jammin' in the Jungle scene. Materials supplied. Free. 10.00am-11.30am, Tuesday 24 April
Jammin' in the Jungle Storytime A fun hour of jungle stories and awesome art creation. For 4-9 year olds. Limited to 25 participants. Free. 10.00am-11.00am, Thursday 26 April

Murchison Library                                 

Event Description Date and Time
Jungle Safari Scavenger Hunt Find the ten jungle animals hidden around the library and enter the lucky prize draw. For 5-12 Year olds. Free. Monday 16 April - Saturday 28 April

Richmond Library                              

Event Description Date and Time
Jungle Safari Scavenger Hunt Find the ten jungle animals hidden around the library and enter the lucky prize draw. For 5-12 year olds. Free. Monday 16 April - Saturday 28 April
Jungle Storytime Join us for jungle themed stories, songs and crafts. For 4-9 year olds. Free. Booking essential. 11.00am-12.00pm, Monday 16 April
Makerspace - Paper Creations Make origami, photo frames and notebooks from scratch. For 8-12 year olds. Free. Booking essential. 10.30am-12.00pm, Wednesday 18 April
Family Friendly Movie Relax and enjoy a family friendly G or PG rated jungle movie. Bring cushions and snacks. Free. Booking essential. 1.00pm-3.00pm, Friday 20 April
Jungle Storytime Join us for jungle themed stories, songs and crafts. For 4-9 year olds. Free. Booking essential. 11.00am-12.00pm, Monday 23 April
Mitre 10 Makerspace Learn to make plaster hand casts with Murray from Mitre 10 Nelson. For 7-11 year olds. Free. Booking essential.

1.00pm-2.00pm, Tuesday 24 April

2.00pm-3.00pm, Tuesday 24 April

Makedo Tower Building Use our new Makedo equipment to build a tower out of cardboard. Materials provided. Free. Booking essential. 10.00am-11.30am, Thursday 26 April
Family Friendly Movie Relax and enjoy a family friendly G-rated jungle movie. Bring cushions and snacks. Free. Booking essential. 1.00pm-3.00pm, Friday 27 April

Takaka Library                             

Event Description Date and Time
Jungle Safari Scavenger Hunt Find the ten jungle animals hidden around the library and enter the lucky prize draw. For 5-12 year olds. Free. Monday 16 April - Saturday 28 April
Rumble in the Jungle Storytime Meet the animals of the jungle in stories, songs and rhymes and make something jungley to take home. For 4-9 year olds. Free. 10.30am-11.30am, Tuesday 17 April
Mocktails and Books Learn how to make cool mocktails and enjoy a book chat afterwards. For 12-16 year olds. Free. Booking required. 11.00am-12.30pm, Wednesday 18 April
Gadget-free With Board Games and Bots Enjoy giant games, Chess, Code-a-bot, word games, Ka Pai Island, Risk, Monopoly and more. Free.

1.00pm-3.00pm, Thursday 19 April

10.30am-12.30pm, Monday 23 April

Rumble in the Jungle Storytime Meet the animals of the jungle in stories, songs and rhymes and make something jungley to take home. For 4-9 year olds. Free. 10.30am-11.30am, Tuesday 24 April
Sneaky Art With Sarah Thomas Make some sneaky art and share it around town. Bring a friend! For 7-11 year olds. Free. 1.30pm-3.00pm, Thursday 26 April
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