Our Summer in Selwyn holiday programmes are underway – find out what’s on at your library.
Think, Create, Write!
Ever seen a ‘zine? Tell your story, make your own book, and illustrate it! Create in a digital or paper format. Suitable for all school aged children.
FREE – bookings not required but spaces are limited.
Darfield – Monday 22 January 2018, 10.00-11.00am
We all know about the Japanese cutsie pop-culture of Hello Kitty® and Pushkin® – have a go at our cutsie crafts – includes origami, making bookmarks, and for those that want a challenge, hand sew a cute cat cushion!
Recommended for children age 8 and over.
FREE – bookings are required.
Multigenerational fun! Bring your nana, your dad, your cousins or just yourself! We will have a range of giant and normal sized games available for all ages to play.
FREE – Bookings not required, but spaces will be limited.
Darfield – Wednesday 10 January 2018, 10.00am-12.00pm
Foster Park Playground Pop-Up Library
Selwyn District Mobile Library will be popping up at the new Foster Park Playground in Rolleston during the summer holidays. There will be FREE fun activities and games, as well as books and more!
Monday 8 January 2018, 2.30-4.30pm
Come and have a go at our Alternate Reality colouring in, and our Green Screen Selfie Space.
Suitable for all school aged children, bookings not required but spaces are limited. Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) recommended.
All Libraries – Saturday 13 January 2018, 2.00-3.30pm
Teddies’ Overnight Adventures
Is your teddy looking for a fun adventure? Your teddy is welcome to spend the night having fun at your local library. Collect your teddy the following day and discover what adventures and mischief it had during the night in the library, listen to a story or two, and take some selfies with our green screen! (BYOD recommended). If your teddy is not too tired, you may like to take it to the Teddy Bears’ Picnic in Rolleston.
Drop your teddy to your local library by 2pm Friday 19 January.
Collect your teddy Saturday 20 January:
Darfield Library, 2.00-3.00pm
*The Teddy Bears Picnic runs from 1.00-3.00pm at Rolleston Community Centre on Saturday 20 January 2018.