School Holiday Programmes

Are you ready for a fabulous time at your library these holidays?

Tasman District Libraries have a great selection of wonderful activities for you these holidays! All events are free but some require booking.

For more information, contact your library.

Motueka

Murchison

Richmond

Takaka

Motueka Library    

Event Description Date and time
Cardboard Box Challenge

Kids of all ages are invited to build anything they can dream up using cardboard boxes, recycled materials and imagination!

Art and craft supplies provided. Free.

10.00am-11.30am, Tuesday 3 October
Dream Catcher Makerspace

Discover dream catchers and make your own. For 9 year olds and older. Materials supplied, but feel free to bring along your own favourite mementoes to add to your catcher.

Phone 03 528 1047 to book your spot. Free.

2.00pm-3.30pm, Tuesday 3 October
Construction Makerspace

Build one or more of our Meccano and Connecta Straws construction sets, or create your own Lego masterpiece. Free.

2.00pm-3.30pm, Wednesday 4 October
Storytime - Bugs and Butterflies

Join us for fun and fabulous stories and create some awesome art to take home. Suitable for 4-9 year olds. Pre-schoolers welcome with an adult.

Limited to the first 25. Free.

10.00am-11.00am, Thursday 5 October
Pom-pom Creatures

Learn to make pom-poms and turn them into adorable creatures. Use our art and craft supplies to create anything you like.

For ages 7 years and older. Free.

10.00am-11.30am, Tuesday 10 October
Rock Painting

Get creative and paint some rocks, keep them for yourself or leave them hidden around Motueka for others to find. Kids of all ages welcome.

Rocks and paint supplied. Free.

10.00am-11.30am, Wednesday 11 October
Storytime - Bugs and Butterflies

Join us for fun and fabulous stories and create some awesome art to take home. Suitable for 4-9 year olds. Pre-schoolers welcome with an adult.

Limited to the first 25. Free.

10.00am-11.00am, Thursday 12 October

Richmond Library    

Event Description Date and time
Rock Bug Painting

Paint some colourful rocks and butterflies! Suitable for 8-12 year olds.

Phone 03 543 8500 to book your spot. Free.

10.00am-11.00am, Monday 2 October
Kath Bee Entertains Kath Bee shares catchy, fun and thoughtful songs which quickly become family favourites. Suitable for toddler to 10 year olds. Phone 03 543 8500 to book your spot. Free. 11.00am-12.00pm, Tuesday 3 October
Storytime - Bugs and Butterflies

Beetle into the library for a fun hour of tickly tales, songs and creepy crawly craft. Free. Suitable for 4-9 year olds.

Phone 03 543 8500 to book your spot. Free.

11.00am-12.00pm, Wednesday 4 October
Family Friendly Film

Watch a G-rated film appropriate for the whole family. BYO snacks, blankets and cushions and make yourself at home.

Phone 03 543 8500 to book your spot. Free.

1.00pm-3.00pm, Friday 6 October
Storytime - Bugs and Butterflies

Beetle into the library for a fun hour of tickly tales, songs and creepy crawly craft. Free. Suitable for 4-9 year olds.

Phone 03 543 8500 to book your spot. Free.

11.00am-12.00pm, Tuesday 10 October
Craft and Books with Jerri Pirc

Jerri will share her latest book, as well as teach a fun new craft. Suitable for 3-7 year olds.

Phone 03 543 8500 to book your spot. Free.

10.00am-11.00am, Wednesday 11 October
Family Friendly Film

Watch a G-rated film appropriate for the whole family. BYO snacks, blankets and cushions and make yourself at home.

Phone 03 543 8500 to book your spot. Free.

1.00pm-3.00pm, Friday 13 October

Takaka Library    

Event Description Date and time
Storytime - Bugs and Butterflies

Beetle into the library for a fun hour of tickly tales and creepy crawly craft. 

Suitable for 4-9 year olds. Pre-schoolers welcome with an adult. Free.

10.30am-11.30am, Tuesday 3 October
Kath Bee Entertains

Kath Bee shares catchy, fun and thoughtful songs which quickly become family favourites.

Suitable for toddler to 10 year olds. Free.

10.30am-11.30am, Friday 6 October
Storytime - Bugs and Butterflies

Beetle into the library for a fun hour of tickly tales and creepy crawly craft. 

Suitable for 4-9 year olds. Pre-schoolers welcome with an adult. Free.

10.30am-11.30am, Tuesday 10 October
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