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Kirsty Gunn and Martin Edmond
'Gone Girl' competition
Essential New Zealand poems
Tuvalu Language Week 2014
Star Wars Reads Day
The ANZACs in Palestine
Dame Anne Salmond and Sam Elworthy
Master the road code at Wellsford Library
The boundary riders: tales of pioneer women
Auckland Heritage Festival 2014
September school holidays: Creation Station!
More than a war: remembering 1914-1918
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Events this week
Various times, multiple locations. Music, songs, movement and finger rhymes for preschoolers aged 18 months to 3 years. Some sessions are multilingual.
Various times, multiple locations. Our highly popular storytimes are ideal for kids aged 3 - 5 years. Some sessions are multilingual.
Wriggle and Rhyme
Various times, multiple locations. Active movement for early learning aimed at babies 0 - 2 years.
Computer tutorials at Remuera
Daily, Monday - Friday. Learn the basics of computer or internet searching with a librarian.
What shall I read next?
Daily, Monday - Friday. We are book mad at Remuera Library. Have a session with a librarian to find the best book for you!
Ngā Taonga Sound & Vision's current moving image presentation is 'Democracy then: 1970s, 80s & 90s - Political advertising and electioneering in New Zealand from 1975 - 1990'. This presentation runs from 21 August - 19 September 2014.
After school, during term time. Get help and guidance with homework questions and activities after school.
How to download eBooks
Any time. Book a half-hour session with a librarian at East Coast Bays Library to learn about how to use your eBook reader.
Minecraft club at Waitakere Library
Every Thursday. Get together at Waitakere Library for a weekly session of Minecraft and meet like-minded gamers.
Seed exchange at Takapuna
Ongoing. Exchange your surplus seeds at Takapuna Library and grow new varieties in your home garden.
World War 1914-1918: An exhibition
9 July - 12 October. A new exhibition from Sir George Grey Special Collections depicting New Zealand’s contribution to the First World War, both at the front and at home.
Seed exchange at Botany Library
Ongoing. Exchange your surplus seeds at Botany Library and grow new varieties in your home garden.
Comic Book Month 2014
1 - 30 September. Comic Book Month is a whole month of events and activities that celebrate comics, graphic novels, zines and more.
Create a character competition
Throughout September. Create your very own original comic book character and be in to win awesome prizes!
Create a comic strip competition
Throughout September. Enter our competition for adults over 18 to create a comic strip and be into win brilliant prizes!
'Gone Girl' competition
Auckland Libraries and 20th Century Fox are offering you the opportunity to win one of two double passes to the New Zealand premiere of 'Gone Girl'.
Learn simple conversational English
23 August, Northcote Library. Learn simple English words to help you in the library and when you are shopping or visiting the doctor.
Botany Library writer's group
Third Saturday of the month. A writing workshop for new and experienced writers alike.
Māngere Bridge writers group
Third Saturday of the month. Get help and help others in achieving writing goals.
Bilingual storytime at Northcote
双语 (中文/ 英语) 故事活动. Every Saturday. Join us for stories read in both English and Mandarin at Northcote Library.
Multilingual storytime at Northcote Library
Every Saturday. Listen and get interactive with fun stories in a variety of languages at Northcote Library.
Beginners computer class in Mandarin
电脑入门课程（普通话). Every Saturday. Learn the basics of using computers and the internet at Massey Library.
Every Saturday, Albany Village Library. Join us for a special Russian storytime for children and families.
S.K.I.P. (Saturday kids impossible projects)
Second Saturday of the month at Tupu Youth Library. Experiments from the non-fiction section.
Learn to add with Circlemaths
13 and 20 September. Two free events designed for children who are learning to add for the first time.
Computer game-making hangout
Every Saturday. Have you ever wanted to make your own computer game? It's easy! We'll show you how with gamefroot, an online game-making tool.
Warhammer club at Orewa Library
Every Sunday. Tabletop wargaming for science fiction, fantasy and Lord of the Rings. Bring your own army, or borrow one belonging to the club.
Chinese computer classes
电脑学习班,中文授课. Every Sunday. Learn about using the internet, the Dragonsource database, the Chinese Digital Library and more.
CV help at Manukau Library
Every Sunday. Need help with writing or updating your CV? Come along to one of our free weekly session.
Mandarin rhymetime at Birkenhead
中文說故事及韻律活動. Every second Sunday. Enjoy songs and rhymes in Mandarin Chinese at Birkenhead Library.
CV help at Panmure
Every Sunday. Get help with writing and updating your CV using the library computers.
Block building Lego club
Third Sunday of the month at Botany. Block building fun for children of all ages.
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