Waiamakariri Libraries created an amazing Māori Language Collection called Ako Collection to help you explore and learn more about Te Reo Māori.
A range of apps that make using the library easier.
Grab your library card, remember your PIN number and jump right in!
Waimakariri Heritage website - a place to conserve and curate community memories and taonga.
To assist teachers, Waimakariri Libraries have a feast of resources available to help teachers feed students who are hungry for knowledge.
Our experienced children’s librarians offer a variety of services and resources. Here are some guides and resources for helping preschool children at different stages in their early learning.
All sessions are free. You don't need to book - just come along!
Enjoy songs, stories and rhymes with your baby. Afterwards, an opportunity to meet with other parents.
Babytimes is not on during the school holidays.
Toddlertimes is not on during the school holidays.
Come and join the fun with puppets, songs and poems for 2-4 year olds. There is a new theme every term!
Storytimes is not on during the school holidays.
Preschoolers learn a love of books and language with the magic of story. Afterwards, an opportunity to meet with other parents.
Watch for advertised special events in the school holidays, as well as our annual Summer and Winter Reading Challenges.
We have lots of books to help you with your challenging job.
Sparklers has developed some resources to help talk to kids about the current Covid-19 situation. There are also other resources to help with general health and wellbeing for children and families. New entrance to Year 8.