Auckland Libraries: Wriggle and Rhyme

Wriggle and Rhyme

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Wriggle and Rhyme is a programme that promotes active movement and brain development for babies and toddlers aged two years and under.

Sessions are usually 30 minutes and most only run during the school term. 

Sessions that run during the school holidays and are marked with an asterisk (*). Christmas and summer holiday timetables may differ. Please contact your library for more information.

Babies, toddlers, parents and caregivers are welcome! Find a session in your area.


North

Location
Day and time
Albany
Wednesday - 10am
Session is held at Albany House, 575 Albany Highway.
Birkenhead
Wednesday - 10am | Both sessions on hold.
Wednesday - 11am
Devonport
Friday - 10am | All programmes on hold.
​East Coast Bays
​Tuesday - 10am
Babies and bubbles
Glenfield
Tuesday - 10.30am | Programme on hold.
​Helensville
Wednesday - 10am*
Kids Time
Kumeū
Friday - 10.30am
Mahurangi East
Thursday - 10am
Northcote
Monday - 10am | Programme on hold.
Ōrewa
Wednesday - 11am
Takapuna
Monday - 9.30am | Both sessions on hold.
Monday - 11.30am
Warkworth
Tuesday - 10.30am
​Wellsford
​Musictime
Friday - 10am
Whangaparāoa
Friday - 10.30am | Available online via Facebook live.
Go to Whangaparāoa's Facebook 


West

Location
Day and time
Avondale
Tuesday - 10am*
Blockhouse Bay
Wednesday - 9.30am
Glen Eden
Wednesday - 11am* | Begins 4 May
For ages 2 and under.
Go to Glen Eden's Facebook page 
New Lynn War Memorial
Thursday - 10.30am
Go to New Lynn's Facebook page 
Pt Chevalier
Tuesday - 10am
Rānui
Thursday - 11am
Te Atatū Peninsula
Monday - 11am
Te Manawa
Tuesday - 11am
Titirangi
Friday - 9.30am
Waitākere Central (Henderson)
Tuesday - 10.30am


Central

Location
Day and time
Central City
Friday - 11am
Epsom
Email Epsom Library
Wednesday - 10am | Booking required.

Fortnightly schedule:
4 May
18 May
1 June
15 June
29th June
Glen Innes
Thursday - 11.15am
Grey Lynn
Tuesday - 10.30am
Thursday - 10.30am
​Leys Institute Little - Session held at
Ponsonby Baptist Church hall 
​Wednesday - 10am | Both sessions on hold until May.
Wednesday - 11am
Mt Albert
Thursday - 10.15am
Mt Roskill
Tuesday - 11am
Onehunga
Thursday - 11am*
Go to Onehunga's Facebook page This session also runs through school and public holidays.
Panmure
Wednesday - 10.30am
Parnell
Tuesday - 10am
Remuera
Thursday - 10.30am
​St Heliers
Resumes from 4 May 2022 at Tamaki Ex-Services Association Hall. (Located next to the library)

1 June 2022 - Venue changes to St Heliers Church and Community Centre. 100 St Heliers Bay Road.

Go to St Helier's Facebook 
Waiheke
Thursday - 10am*

*This session also runs during school holidays. Christmas and summer holiday timetables may differ. Please contact your library for more information.


South

Location
Day and time
Māngere Bridge
Friday - 9.30am*
This session also runs through school and public holidays.Friday - 10.30am*
Māngere East
Tuesday - 11am
Māngere Town Centre
Monday - 10.30am
Manukau
Tuesday - 10.30am
Manurewa
Wednesday - 9.30am
Papatoetoe War Memorial
Monday - 10.30am
Thursday - 10.30am
Pukekohe
Friday - 10.30am
Friday - 11.30am
Sir Edmund Hillary (Papakura)
is session also runs through school and public holidays.Friday - 10am*This session also runs through school and public holidays.
Friday - 11am*This session also runs through school and public holidays.
First Saturday of the month - 10am*This session also runs through school and public holidays.
Te Matariki Clendon
Tuesday - 11amThis session also runs through school and public holidays.
Tupu Youth
Wednesday - 10.30am
Waiuku
Wednesday - 10.30am

*This session also runs during school holidays. Christmas and summer holiday timetables may differ. Please contact your library for more information.


East

Location
Day and time
Beachlands
​Wednesday - 10am | Programme on hold.

Term 3 dates:
4 August
18 August
1 September
15 September
29 September
Botany
Thursday - 10.30am
(starts 11 February)
Highland Park
Tuesday - 10am | Limited availability.
Register via Facebook 
Howick
Thursday - 9.30am
Maraetai
​Wednesday - 10am | Programme on hold.

Term 3 dates:
28 July
11 August
25 August
8 September
22 September
Pakuranga
Thursday - 10.30am
​Panmure
​Wednesday - 10.30am*

*This session also runs during school holidays. Christmas and summer holiday timetables may differ. Please contact your library for more information.


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