What's On at Your Library

Tasman District Libraries are now closed due to Covid-19.

There will be no events taking place at the libraries for the foreseeable future.

Check our e-Library for information about the fabulous library resources you can access online.

Take care!

For more details contact us.

Motueka Library

Date and Time Event Description

First Monday of the month

(Beginning in March 2020), 11.00am-12.00pm

Speed Dating With A Book Meet new books and introduce them to the group! You never know, you might meet your perfect literary match. Free.

Last Monday of the month, 3.30pm-5.00pm

(excluding statutory holidays)

Building Bricks Club Make amazing building blocks creations at the library with local experts. For children age 7+. Free.
Every Wednesday, 1.30pm - 4.00pm Scrabble Time Scrabble will be available for a friendly game with an old or a new friend. Suitable for word lovers of all ages. Free.
4th Friday of the month, 11.00am-12.00pm Lifestyle Group Discuss different lifestyle topics - home and garden, fitness, beauty, retirement, interior design hobbies and more! Free. All welcome.
Friday mornings during term time, 10.00am - 10.30am Tiny Tots Action rhymes, music and stories for children 2 years and younger. Free.
2nd Monday of the month, 11.00am-12.30pm Garden Gurus

Talk and learn about plants and gardens. Gatherings include socialising, browsing library books on selected topics, speakers, activities, workshops and tours.

3rd Monday of the month, 10.30am-12.00pm Book Cafe

Discuss and debate thought-provoking topics and enjoy a fine selection of books with like-minded people at Motueka Library's conversation group. Koha.

1st Thursday of the month, 1.00pm - 2.00pm Babbling Books Book Group

A chance to enjoy a relaxed, informal discussion about what you've been reading. Free.

Every Thursday, 2.00pm - 4.00pm Chess at the Library

Bring a friend or meet new people and exercise your brain in a relaxed environment. Free.

Monday 6 - Friday 24 April Autumn Book Sale Fossick about on our Motueka Library sale table and nab a literary bargain.
Tuesday 14 April - Friday 15 May Rug Up & Read Tell us about a book that you’ve loved, loathed, or even just meh’d to go into the draw for a reading survival pack. Fpr teens age 12+. Free.
Wednesday 22 April, 2.00pm-4.00pm Miniature Garden Workshop Join us for an all ages workshop in celebration of Earth Day. Children and adults are invited to make a miniature garden using natural materials and embellishments. Cost: $2 to be paid on the day. Phone 03 528 1047 to book your spot.

Murchison Library

Date and time Event Description
Tuesday 14 April - Friday 15 May Rug Up & Read Tell us about a book that you’ve loved, loathed, or even just meh’d to go into the draw for a reading survival pack. For teens age 12+. Free.

Richmond Library

Date and time Event  Description
Every Tuesday during term time, 10.00am - 10.30am Tiny Tots Learn and grow together through music, movement and stories for children 2 years and younger. Free.
Once a month on a Thursday during term time, 3.30pm-4.30pm Mystery Ink The group for 12-18 year olds. Talk about books and movies, and get the first pick of new titles. Snacks and fun diversions included! Free. Exact dates here.
3rd Tuesday of the month (excluding December), 1.00pm-3.00pm Richmond Writing Group After a talk by a visiting author in the first hour, write, and talk about writing in the second hour. Meet like-minded people. Free. All welcome.
Every Wednesday, 12.30pm - 2.00pm Good Crafternoon Bring your craft project to the library and work on it in a relaxed sociable atmosphere. Free. All welcome.
3rd Wednesday of the month (excluding December), 3.00pm - 4.00pm Book Group A chance for adults to talk about what you've enjoyed reading and to hear about what other people have been reading. Free.
Tuesday 14 April - Friday 15 May Rug Up & Read Tell us about a book that you’ve loved, loathed, or even just meh’d to go into the draw for a reading survival pack. For teens age 12+. Free.
Monday 4 May - Monday 8 June, 3.30pm-5.00pm Richmond Robotics: Term 2 A fun, hands-on technology programme for kids aged 8-13 keen to learn about SmartBots. Book here.
Monday 27 July - Monday 31 August, 3.30pm-5.00pm Richmond Robotics: Term 3 A fun, hands-on technology programme for kids aged 8-13 keen to learn about SmartBots. Book here.
Monday 19 October - Monday 23 November Richmond Robotics: Term 4 A fun, hands-on technology programme for kids aged 8-13 keen to learn about SmartBots. Book here.

Takaka Library

Date and Time Event  Description
Last Tuesday of each month (except December), 1.00pm - 2.00pm Silverfish Book Group A chance for you to talk about what you've enjoyed reading and to hear about what other people have been reading. Free.
Tuesdays during term time, 10.00am - 10.30am Tiny Tots Learn and grow together through music, movement and stories. Free.
Third Friday of each month during term time, 3.30pm - 4.30pm Reading Kids on Flying Squids In this fun group kids talk books, play games, make videos and generally have a great time. Free.
Tuesday 14 April - Friday 15 May Rug Up & Read Tell us about a book that you’ve loved, loathed, or even just meh’d to go into the draw for a reading survival pack. For teens age 12+. Free.

      

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