Calendar of Events for Wellington City Libraries

This is Wellington City Libraries' Event Calendar. We are located in New Zealand's capital city, Wellington.

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Preschool Storytime at Te Awe Library

Te Awe Library Fun and interactive stories, songs and rhymes to inspire your preschooler and help grow a love of literacy. Through stories and play, children learn how to express themselves and understand the world around them. Recommended for children aged 2 - 4 with their caregivers. Where: Te Awe Library. Audience: Preschool. Event Type: Early Learning and Literacy. Thursday, January 21, 2021, 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM. 28 Brandon Street, Wellington. For more info visit wcl.govt.nz.

Movie night @ Wadestown

Wadestown Library We are showing free movies at Wadestown Library, with a new theme every month. Films are suitable for adults and mostly rated PG (Parental Guidance Suggested) or G (General). Everyone is welcome. Where: Wadestown Library. Audience: Adults. Event Type: Music and Movies. Contact: 04 4735211. Thursday, January 21, 2021, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM. 1 Moorhouse St, Wadestown, Wellington 6012. For more info visit www.wcl.govt.nz.

Aotearoa Pre-school Story Time

He Matapihi Molesworth Library Fun and interactive stories, songs and rhymes from Aotearoa to inspire your tamariki, mokopuna and help grow a love of literacy. Through stories and play, children learn how to express themselves and understand the world around them. Where: He Matapihi Molesworth. Audience: Preschool. Event Type: Early Learning and Literacy. Contact: 048014122. Theme: A pre-school storytime using the 'He Matapihi' Aotearoa collection. Friday, January 22, 2021, 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM. He Matapihi Molesworth Library, 70 Molesworth Street, Wellington.

Kōhunga Kōrero

Johnsonville Library at Waitohi Hub Whāngaia tō Tama Toa ki te pānui pukapuka. Pakiwaitara i roto i te reo Māori. E 30 meneti pakiwaitara, rotarota, waiata hoki i roto i te reo Māori nō ngā kōhungahunga me ō rātou mātua kaitiaki. Get your superhero hooked on books with storytimes in te reo Māori at your local library. Featuring stories, rhymes and songs in te reo Māori, these sessions are open to anyone, and are recommended for children aged 2 - 6 years. Children must be accompanied by a caregiver. Registrations not required. Where: Johnsonville Library at Waitohi Hub. Audience: Preschool. Children. Event Type: Culture and Language. Early Learning and Literacy. Language: Te reo Māori. Friday, January 22, 2021, 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM. Johnsonville Library, 34 Moorefield Road, Johnsonville, Wellington 6037.

Family Maker Saturday

The HIVE Come along to The HIVE and work on your own ideas and projects using our wide range of creative technologies and tools, including 3D printers, the audio studio, sewing machines and much more. There will be different family-friendly activities to try each week. These sessions are self-guided, but staff will be on hand to assist if needed. Suitable for ages 14 - 140; Children under the age of 14 years may attend with a caregiver. This event is on in the HIVE in Johnsonville Library at the Waitohi Community Hub. Where: Johnsonville Library at Waitohi Hub. Johnsonville Library at Waitohi Hub > The HIVE. Audience: Children. Teens. Adults. Seniors. Event Type: Maker and Technology. Saturday, January 23, 2021, 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM. 34 Moorefield Road, Johnsonville, Wellington 6037.

Preschool Storytime

Johnsonville Library at Waitohi Hub Fun and interactive stories, songs and rhymes to inspire your preschooler and help grow a love of literacy. Through stories and play, children learn how to express themselves and understand the world around them. Johnsonville Library has many storytimes each week for you to enjoy, including: One weekly session on Fridays in te reo Māori One monthly session on the first Saturday of the month in a community language. Recommended for children aged 2 - 4 with their caregivers. Where: Johnsonville Library at Waitohi Hub. Audience: Preschool. Event Type: Early Learning and Literacy. Saturday, January 23, 2021, 2:00 PM – 2:30 PM. 34 Moorefield Road, Johnsonville, Wellington 6037.

Family Storytime

Te Awe Library Fun and interactive stories, songs and rhymes to inspire your preschooler and help grow a love of literacy. Through stories and play, children learn how to express themselves and understand the world around them. Recommended for children aged 2 - 4 with their caregivers. Where: Te Awe Library. Audience: Preschool. Event Type: Early Learning and Literacy. Saturday, January 23, 2021, 2:00 PM – 2:30 PM. 28 Brandon Street, Wellington.

LEGO® Time

Te Awe Library Come down to the library and get creative in these free-build sessions with our extensive LEGO® collections. Builders of all ages and experience levels are welcome to get stuck in. Recommended for ages 5 - 105. Children under the age of 14 years should be accompanied by a caregiver. Registrations are not required. Where: Te Awe Library. Audience: Children. Teens. Adults. Event Type: Activities and Hobbies. Sunday, January 24, 2021, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Te Awe Library, 29b Brandon Street. For more info visit wcl.govt.nz.

Libraries closed on Wellington Anniversary

Announcements All our libraries will be closed on January 25th. Where: Arapaki Manners Library. Brooklyn Library. Cummings Park Library. He Matapihi Molesworth. Island Bay Library. Johnsonville Library at Waitohi Hub. Karori Library. Khandallah Library. Ruth Gotlieb (Kilbirnie) Library. Miramar Library. Newtown Library. Mervyn Kemp (Tawa) Library. Wadestown Library. Te Awe Library. Johnsonville Library at Waitohi Hub > The HIVE. Audience: Adults. Event Type: Announcements. Monday, January 25, 2021. For more info visit wcl.govt.nz.

Preschool Storytime

Johnsonville Library at Waitohi Hub Fun and interactive stories, songs and rhymes to inspire your preschooler and help grow a love of literacy. Through stories and play, children learn how to express themselves and understand the world around them. Johnsonville Library has many storytimes each week for you to enjoy, including: One weekly session on Fridays in te reo Māori One monthly session on the first Saturday of the month in a community language. Recommended for children aged 2 - 4 with their caregivers. Where: Johnsonville Library at Waitohi Hub. Audience: Preschool. Event Type: Early Learning and Literacy. Tuesday, January 26, 2021, 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM. 34 Moorefield Road, Johnsonville, Wellington 6037.

Stepping Up

Kilbirnie Library Free computer classes for people with basic skills. Every Tuesday at Kilbirnie library. 1pm-2.30pm. Where: Ruth Gotlieb (Kilbirnie) Library. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Event Type: Activities and Hobbies. Contact: Lauryn Hedley. Tuesday, January 26, 2021, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM. Kilbirnie Library, 101 Kilbirnie Crescent Kilbirnie 6022. For more info visit steppingup.nz.

Afternoon at the movies

Te Awe Library Join us every Tuesday during January for a mystery movie geared perfectly for our youngest film enthusiasts! Bring a snack and a friend, and enjoy a new film from our collection each week. Check with a librarian for information about which movie will be shown. Appropriate for ages 5+. Where: Te Awe Library. Audience: Children. Event Type: Music and Movies. School Holidays. Tuesday, January 26, 2021, 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM. Te Awe Library 29B Brandon Street Wellington 6011.

Zine Make n' Swap

Arapaki Manners Library Come on down to Arapaki Library on Manners Street every Tuesday evening to spend some time making zines and socialising with other local zinemakers. We'll supply plenty of materials, but feel free to bring your own as well. Once you've finished putting your zines together, you can swap with other zinemakers and/or you can donate your completed zines to the library, which people will then be able to browse and borrow! Where: Arapaki Manners Library. Audience: Children. Teens. Adults. Seniors. Event Type: Activities and Hobbies. Tuesday, January 26, 2021, 5:00 PM – 6:45 PM.

Siapo Workshops- Newtown Mural

Newtown Library Come along and let Samoan artist Liana Leiataua and street artist Gorse show you how to create contemporary Siapo. A fun workshop for all ages. Where: Newtown Library. Audience: Children. Teens. Adults. Seniors. Event Type: Special Events. Contact: Deon Knox, deon.knox@wcc.govt.nz. Wednesday, January 27, 2021, 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM. Newtown Library, 13 Constable Street Newtown 6021.

Baby Rock and Rhyme at Te Awe Library

Te Awe Library A fun and educational programme for parents and carers to interact with their babies through songs and stories. Rhyme, rhythm, repetition and music are the building blocks of language for babies. Recommended for children aged 0 - 2 years with their caregivers. Where: Te Awe Library. Audience: Preschool. Event Type: Early Learning and Literacy. Wednesday, January 27, 2021, 2:00 PM – 2:30 PM. 28 Brandon Street, Wellington. For more info visit wcl.govt.nz.

Preschool Storytime at Te Awe Library

Te Awe Library Fun and interactive stories, songs and rhymes to inspire your preschooler and help grow a love of literacy. Through stories and play, children learn how to express themselves and understand the world around them. Recommended for children aged 2 - 4 with their caregivers. Where: Te Awe Library. Audience: Preschool. Event Type: Early Learning and Literacy. Thursday, January 28, 2021, 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM. 28 Brandon Street, Wellington. For more info visit wcl.govt.nz.

Movie night @ Wadestown

Wadestown Library We are showing free movies at Wadestown Library, with a new theme every month. Films are suitable for adults and mostly rated PG (Parental Guidance Suggested) or G (General). Everyone is welcome. Where: Wadestown Library. Audience: Adults. Event Type: Music and Movies. Contact: 04 4735211. Thursday, January 28, 2021, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM. 1 Moorhouse St, Wadestown, Wellington 6012. For more info visit www.wcl.govt.nz.

Wellington City Libraries Book Sale

Off-site events Wellington City Libraries is having its first big sale of withdrawn books, magazines, CDs and DVDs since 2019 and there will be bargains galore for everyone! The sale will be at the Ngaio Town Hall (1 Ottawa Rd) on: Friday 29th Jan, 10am to 6pm , Saturday 30th Jan, 10am to 4pm , Sunday 31st Jan, 10am to 4pm Most items will be $1 or 50 cents and new stock will be put out each day. Come and find some treasures! Where: Off-site. Audience: Children. Teens. Adults. Seniors. Event Type: Special Events. Contact: Phone 021 341 232. Friday, January 29, 2021, 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM. Ngaio Town Hall 1 Ottawa Road Ngaio Wellington 6035.

Aotearoa Pre-school Story Time

He Matapihi Molesworth Library Fun and interactive stories, songs and rhymes from Aotearoa to inspire your tamariki, mokopuna and help grow a love of literacy. Through stories and play, children learn how to express themselves and understand the world around them. Where: He Matapihi Molesworth. Audience: Preschool. Event Type: Early Learning and Literacy. Contact: 048014122. Theme: A pre-school storytime using the 'He Matapihi' Aotearoa collection. Friday, January 29, 2021, 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM. He Matapihi Molesworth Library, 70 Molesworth Street, Wellington.

Kōhunga Kōrero

Johnsonville Library at Waitohi Hub Whāngaia tō Tama Toa ki te pānui pukapuka. Pakiwaitara i roto i te reo Māori. E 30 meneti pakiwaitara, rotarota, waiata hoki i roto i te reo Māori nō ngā kōhungahunga me ō rātou mātua kaitiaki. Get your superhero hooked on books with storytimes in te reo Māori at your local library. Featuring stories, rhymes and songs in te reo Māori, these sessions are open to anyone, and are recommended for children aged 2 - 6 years. Children must be accompanied by a caregiver. Registrations not required. Where: Johnsonville Library at Waitohi Hub. Audience: Preschool. Children. Event Type: Culture and Language. Early Learning and Literacy. Language: Te reo Māori. Friday, January 29, 2021, 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM. Johnsonville Library, 34 Moorefield Road, Johnsonville, Wellington 6037.

Click Happy Live: Photography Workshop for Youth

Kilbirnie Library Want to learn photography from a past winner of NZ Creative Photographer of the Year for free, and have a chance at a scholarship for 2 terms of photography mentorship? Then come along to the Click Happy Live event at Ruth Gotlieb (Kilbirnie) Library on Saturday the 30th of January. This event is for ages 10+. Click here to register your spot and find out more! Where: Ruth Gotlieb (Kilbirnie) Library. Audience: Children. Teens. Adults. Event Type: Maker and Technology. Activities and Hobbies. Special Events. School Holidays. Contact: 387 1480. Saturday, January 30, 2021, 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM. 101 Kilbirnie Crescent Kilbirnie 6022.

Wellington City Libraries Book Sale

Off-site events Wellington City Libraries is having its first big sale of withdrawn books, magazines, CDs and DVDs since 2019 and there will be bargains galore for everyone! The sale will be at the Ngaio Town Hall (1 Ottawa Rd) on: Friday 29th Jan, 10am to 6pm , Saturday 30th Jan, 10am to 4pm , Sunday 31st Jan, 10am to 4pm Most items will be $1 or 50 cents and new stock will be put out each day. Come and find some treasures! Where: Off-site. Audience: Children. Teens. Adults. Seniors. Event Type: Special Events. Contact: Phone 021 341 232. Saturday, January 30, 2021, 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM. Ngaio Town Hall 1 Ottawa Road Ngaio Wellington 6035.

Family Maker Saturday

The HIVE Come along to The HIVE and work on your own ideas and projects using our wide range of creative technologies and tools, including 3D printers, the audio studio, sewing machines and much more. There will be different family-friendly activities to try each week. These sessions are self-guided, but staff will be on hand to assist if needed. Suitable for ages 14 - 140; Children under the age of 14 years may attend with a caregiver. This event is on in the HIVE in Johnsonville Library at the Waitohi Community Hub. Where: Johnsonville Library at Waitohi Hub. Johnsonville Library at Waitohi Hub > The HIVE. Audience: Children. Teens. Adults. Seniors. Event Type: Maker and Technology. Saturday, January 30, 2021, 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM. 34 Moorefield Road, Johnsonville, Wellington 6037.

Siapo Workshops- Newtown Mural

Newtown Library Come along and let Samoan artist Liana Leiataua and street artist Gorse show you how to create contemporary Siapo. A fun workshop for all ages. Where: Newtown Library. Audience: Children. Teens. Adults. Seniors. Event Type: Special Events. Contact: Deon Knox, deon.knox@wcc.govt.nz. Saturday, January 30, 2021, 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM. Newtown Library, 13 Constable Street Newtown 6021.

Preschool Storytime

Johnsonville Library at Waitohi Hub Fun and interactive stories, songs and rhymes to inspire your preschooler and help grow a love of literacy. Through stories and play, children learn how to express themselves and understand the world around them. Johnsonville Library has many storytimes each week for you to enjoy, including: One weekly session on Fridays in te reo Māori One monthly session on the first Saturday of the month in a community language. Recommended for children aged 2 - 4 with their caregivers. Where: Johnsonville Library at Waitohi Hub. Audience: Preschool. Event Type: Early Learning and Literacy. Saturday, January 30, 2021, 2:00 PM – 2:30 PM. 34 Moorefield Road, Johnsonville, Wellington 6037.

Family Storytime

Te Awe Library Fun and interactive stories, songs and rhymes to inspire your preschooler and help grow a love of literacy. Through stories and play, children learn how to express themselves and understand the world around them. Recommended for children aged 2 - 4 with their caregivers. Where: Te Awe Library. Audience: Preschool. Event Type: Early Learning and Literacy. Saturday, January 30, 2021, 2:00 PM – 2:30 PM. 28 Brandon Street, Wellington.

Wellington City Libraries Book Sale

Off-site events Wellington City Libraries is having its first big sale of withdrawn books, magazines, CDs and DVDs since 2019 and there will be bargains galore for everyone! The sale will be at the Ngaio Town Hall (1 Ottawa Rd) on: Friday 29th Jan, 10am to 6pm , Saturday 30th Jan, 10am to 4pm , Sunday 31st Jan, 10am to 4pm Most items will be $1 or 50 cents and new stock will be put out each day. Come and find some treasures! Where: Off-site. Audience: Children. Teens. Adults. Seniors. Event Type: Special Events. Contact: Phone 021 341 232. Sunday, January 31, 2021, 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM. Ngaio Town Hall 1 Ottawa Road Ngaio Wellington 6035.

LEGO® Time

Te Awe Library Come down to the library and get creative in these free-build sessions with our extensive LEGO® collections. Builders of all ages and experience levels are welcome to get stuck in. Recommended for ages 5 - 105. Children under the age of 14 years should be accompanied by a caregiver. Registrations are not required. Where: Te Awe Library. Audience: Children. Teens. Adults. Event Type: Activities and Hobbies. Sunday, January 31, 2021, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Te Awe Library, 29b Brandon Street. For more info visit wcl.govt.nz.

Preschool Storytime at Karori Library

Karori Library Storytime runs for about half an hour, with stories and songs. Pre-school storytimes are fun and free - there's no charge, and you don't have to book. Storytime is aimed at pre-school age children (three and four years old) - but younger siblings are always welcome! Where: Karori Library. Audience: Preschool. Event Type: Early Learning and Literacy. Contact: Phone us on (04) 476 8413, or email us. Monday, February 1, 2021, 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM. 247 Karori Rd Karori 6012. For more info visit www.wcl.govt.nz.

Pre-school storytime at Ruth Gotlieb (Kilbirnie) Library

Kilbirnie Library Storytime runs for about half an hour, with stories and songs. Pre-school storytimes are fun and free - there's no charge, and you don't have to book. Storytime is aimed at pre-school age children (three and four years old) - but younger siblings are always welcome! Where: Ruth Gotlieb (Kilbirnie) Library. Audience: Preschool. Event Type: Early Learning and Literacy. Contact: Phone us on (04) 387 1480, or email us. Monday, February 1, 2021, 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM. 101 Kilbirnie Crescent Kilbirnie 6022. For more info visit www.wcl.govt.nz.

Pre-school storytime at Mervyn Kemp (Tawa) Library

Mervyn Kemp (Tawa) Library Storytime runs for about half an hour, with stories and songs. Pre-school storytimes are fun and free - there's no charge, and you don't have to book. Storytime is aimed at pre-school age children (three and four years old) - but younger siblings are always welcome! Where: Mervyn Kemp (Tawa) Library. Audience: Preschool. Event Type: Early Learning and Literacy. Contact: Phone us on (04) 232 1690, or email us. Monday, February 1, 2021, 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM. cnr Cambridge St & Main Rd Tawa 5028. For more info visit www.wcl.govt.nz.

Baby Rock and Rhyme at Te Awe Library

Te Awe Library A fun and educational programme for parents and carers to interact with their babies through songs and stories. Rhyme, rhythm, repetition and music are the building blocks of language for babies. Recommended for children aged 0 - 2 years with their caregivers. Where: Te Awe Library. Audience: Preschool. Event Type: Early Learning and Literacy. Monday, February 1, 2021, 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM. 28 Brandon Street, Wellington. For more info visit wcl.govt.nz.

Social English Group at Karori Library

Karori Library Come along to our free English conversation sessions at Karori Library. We meet the first Monday of every month from 11am-12pm to chat and improve our English conversation skills. All levels welcome! Led by ESOL tutor Linda Pears. Where: Karori Library. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Event Type: Book and Discussion groups. Culture and Language. Contact: Sandy at the Karori Library. Theme: English Learners Group. Monday, February 1, 2021, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM. 247 Karori Rd Karori 6012. For more info visit wcl.govt.nz.

Social English Group at Kilbirnie Library

Kilbirnie Library Come along to our free English conversation sessions at Kilbirnie Library. We meet every Monday from 11am-12pm to chat and improve our English conversation skills. All levels welcome! Where: Ruth Gotlieb (Kilbirnie) Library. Audience: Teens. Adults. Seniors. Event Type: Book and Discussion groups. Culture and Language. Language: English. Contact: Fiona at Kilbirnie library - ph. 387 1480. Monday, February 1, 2021, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Kilbirnie Library 101 Kilbirnie Crescent Kilbirnie 6022. For more info visit www.wcl.govt.nz.

Baby Rock and Rhyme

Johnsonville Library at Waitohi Hub A fun and educational programme for parents and carers to interact with their babies through songs and stories. Rhyme, rhythm, repetition and music are the building blocks of language for babies. Recommended for children aged 0 - 2 years with their caregivers. Where: Johnsonville Library at Waitohi Hub. Audience: Preschool. Event Type: Early Learning and Literacy. Monday, February 1, 2021, 2:00 PM – 2:30 PM. 34 Moorefield Road, Johnsonville, Wellington 6037.

Baby Rock & Rhyme at Island Bay Library

Island Bay Library Baby Rock & Rhyme is a new way for parents and carers to interact with their babies through rhymes, finger-plays and stories delivered by experienced presenters. These free, weekly interactive sessions are a great opportunity to have fun, socialise and spend quality 'one-on-one' time with your tot. Where: Island Bay Library. Audience: Preschool. Event Type: Early Learning and Literacy. Contact: Phone us on (04) 477 6151, or email us. Tuesday, February 2, 2021, 9:30 AM – 10:00 AM. Island Bay Library 167 The Parade Island Bay 6023. For more info visit www.wcl.govt.nz.

Baby Rock & Rhyme at Miramar Library

Miramar Library Baby Rock & Rhyme is a new way for parents and carers to interact with their babies through rhymes, finger-plays and stories delivered by experienced presenters. These free, weekly interactive sessions are a great opportunity to have fun, socialise and spend quality 'one-on-one' time with your tot. Where: Miramar Library. Audience: Preschool. Event Type: Early Learning and Literacy. Contact: Phone us on (04) 388 8005, or email us. Tuesday, February 2, 2021, 10:15 AM – 10:45 AM. Miramar Library 68 Miramar Ave Miramar 6022. For more info visit www.wcl.govt.nz.

Pre-school storytime at Brooklyn Library

Brooklyn Library Storytime runs for about half an hour, with stories and songs. Pre-school storytimes are fun and free - there's no charge, and you don't have to book. Storytime is aimed at pre-school age children (three and four years old) - but younger siblings are always welcome! Where: Brooklyn Library. Audience: Preschool. Event Type: Early Learning and Literacy. Contact: Phone us on (04) 384 6814, or email us. Tuesday, February 2, 2021, 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM. 1 Harrison St Brooklyn 6021. For more info visit www.wcl.govt.nz.

Baby Rock & Rhyme at Cummings Park Library

Cummings Park Library Baby Rock & Rhyme is a new way for parents and carers to interact with their babies through rhymes, finger-plays and stories delivered by experienced presenters. These free, weekly interactive sessions are a great opportunity to have fun, socialise and spend quality 'one-on-one' time with your tot. Where: Cummings Park Library. Audience: Preschool. Event Type: Early Learning and Literacy. Contact: Phone us on (04) 479 2344, or email us. Tuesday, February 2, 2021, 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM. Cummings Park Library 1 Ottawa Rd Ngaio 6035. For more info visit www.wcl.govt.nz.

Preschool Storytime at Karori Library

Karori Library Storytime runs for about half an hour, with stories and songs. Pre-school storytimes are fun and free - there's no charge, and you don't have to book. Storytime is aimed at pre-school age children (three and four years old) - but younger siblings are always welcome! Where: Karori Library. Audience: Preschool. Event Type: Early Learning and Literacy. Contact: Phone us on (04) 476 8413, or email us. Tuesday, February 2, 2021, 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM. 247 Karori Rd Karori 6012. For more info visit www.wcl.govt.nz.

Pre-school storytime at Khandallah Library

Khandallah Library Storytime runs for about half an hour, with stories and songs. Pre-school storytimes are fun and free - there's no charge, and you don't have to book. Storytime is aimed at pre-school age children (three and four years old) - but younger siblings are always welcome! Where: Khandallah Library. Audience: Preschool. Event Type: Early Learning and Literacy. Contact: Phone us on (04) 479 7535, or email us. Tuesday, February 2, 2021, 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM. 8 Ganges Rd Khandallah 6035. For more info visit www.wcl.govt.nz.

Tea and Tales

Mervyn Kemp (Tawa) Library Join us for Tea and Tales at the library. Enjoy a cup of tea or coffee and lively book discussions with like-minded people, while sharing poems, excerpts and anecdotes with others for an hour at the library. Bring along something to share with the group. New members are always welcome; just pop along. This event is on the first Tuesday of every month. Where: Johnsonville Library at Waitohi Hub. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Event Type: Book and Discussion groups. Tuesday, February 2, 2021, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. Tawa Library, 158 Main Road Tawa 5028.

Tea and Tales

Mervyn Kemp (Tawa) Library Join us for Tea and Tales at the library. Enjoy a cup of tea or coffee and lively book discussions with like-minded people, while sharing poems, excerpts and anecdotes with others for an hour at the library. Bring along something to share with the group. New members are always welcome; just pop along. This event is on the first Tuesday of every month. Where: Johnsonville Library at Waitohi Hub. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Event Type: Book and Discussion groups. Tuesday, February 2, 2021, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. Tawa Library, 158 Main Road Tawa 5028.

Kōhunga Kōrero

Newtown Library Whāngaia tō Tama Toa ki te pānui pukapuka. Pakiwaitara i roto i te reo Māori. E 30 meneti pakiwaitara, rotarota, waiata hoki i roto i te reo Māori nō ngā kōhungahunga me ō rātou mātua kaitiaki. Get your superhero hooked on books with storytimes in te reo Māori at your local library. Featuring stories, rhymes and songs in te reo Māori, these sessions are open to anyone, and are recommended for children aged 2 - 6 years. Children must be accompanied by a caregiver. Registrations not required. Where: Newtown Library. Audience: Preschool. Children. Event Type: Culture and Language. Early Learning and Literacy. Language: Te Reo Māori. Contact: Phone us on (04) 389 2830, or email us. Tuesday, February 2, 2021, 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM. Newtown Library, 13 Constable Street, Newtown, Wellington. For more info visit www.wcl.govt.nz.

Preschool Storytime

Johnsonville Library at Waitohi Hub Fun and interactive stories, songs and rhymes to inspire your preschooler and help grow a love of literacy. Through stories and play, children learn how to express themselves and understand the world around them. Johnsonville Library has many storytimes each week for you to enjoy, including: One weekly session on Fridays in te reo Māori One monthly session on the first Saturday of the month in a community language. Recommended for children aged 2 - 4 with their caregivers. Where: Johnsonville Library at Waitohi Hub. Audience: Preschool. Event Type: Early Learning and Literacy. Tuesday, February 2, 2021, 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM. 34 Moorefield Road, Johnsonville, Wellington 6037.

Stepping Up

Kilbirnie Library Free computer classes for people with basic skills. Every Tuesday at Kilbirnie library. 1pm-2.30pm. Where: Ruth Gotlieb (Kilbirnie) Library. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Event Type: Activities and Hobbies. Contact: Lauryn Hedley. Tuesday, February 2, 2021, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM. Kilbirnie Library, 101 Kilbirnie Crescent Kilbirnie 6022. For more info visit steppingup.nz.

Better Digital Futures -

Arapaki Manners Library Come and Learn basic digital skills in small classes using programmes specifically designed for those over 65. These classes are designed for those who have very little experience with the internet and digital technology. They are perfect for anyone keen to learn the basics of computer use and web browsing. To learn more or sign up please call Arapaki library on: 04-803 8303. Where: Arapaki Manners Library. Audience: Seniors. Event Type: Activities and Hobbies. Tuesday, February 2, 2021, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM. For more info visit diaa.arlo.co.

Zine Make n' Swap

Arapaki Manners Library Come on down to Arapaki Library on Manners Street every Tuesday evening to spend some time making zines and socialising with other local zinemakers. We'll supply plenty of materials, but feel free to bring your own as well. Once you've finished putting your zines together, you can swap with other zinemakers and/or you can donate your completed zines to the library, which people will then be able to browse and borrow! Where: Arapaki Manners Library. Audience: Children. Teens. Adults. Seniors. Event Type: Activities and Hobbies. Tuesday, February 2, 2021, 5:00 PM – 6:45 PM.

Movie Night

Te Awe Library Indie films, art-house flicks, documentaries and more -- join us at the library for a free film screening every month. Movies are selected from the library's collections and are suitable for adults. Check with the library to find out which movie is showing. Where: Te Awe Library. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Event Type: Music and Movies. Tuesday, February 2, 2021, 5:45 PM – 7:15 PM. 28 Brandon Street, Wellington.

Baby Rock and Rhyme

Johnsonville Library at Waitohi Hub A fun and educational programme for parents and carers to interact with their babies through songs and stories. Rhyme, rhythm, repetition and music are the building blocks of language for babies. Recommended for children aged 0 - 2 years with their caregivers. Where: Johnsonville Library at Waitohi Hub. Audience: Preschool. Event Type: Early Learning and Literacy. Wednesday, February 3, 2021, 10:00 AM – 10:30 AM. 34 Moorefield Road, Johnsonville, Wellington 6037.

Pre-school storytime at Cummings Park Library

Cummings Park Library Storytime runs for about half an hour, with stories and songs. Pre-school storytimes are fun and free - there's no charge, and you don't have to book. Storytime is aimed at pre-school age children (three and four years old) - but younger siblings are always welcome! Where: Cummings Park Library. Audience: Preschool. Event Type: Early Learning and Literacy. Contact: Phone us on (04) 479 2344, or email us. Wednesday, February 3, 2021, 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM. 1 Ottawa Rd Ngaio 6035. For more info visit www.wcl.govt.nz.

Preschool Storytime at Karori Library

Karori Library Storytime runs for about half an hour, with stories and songs. Pre-school storytimes are fun and free - there's no charge, and you don't have to book. Storytime is aimed at pre-school age children (three and four years old) - but younger siblings are always welcome! Where: Karori Library. Audience: Preschool. Event Type: Early Learning and Literacy. Contact: Phone us on (04) 476 8413, or email us. Wednesday, February 3, 2021, 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM. 247 Karori Rd Karori 6012. For more info visit www.wcl.govt.nz.

Pre-school storytime at Ruth Gotlieb (Kilbirnie) Library

Kilbirnie Library Storytime runs for about half an hour, with stories and songs. Pre-school storytimes are fun and free - there's no charge, and you don't have to book. Storytime is aimed at pre-school age children (three and four years old) - but younger siblings are always welcome! Where: Ruth Gotlieb (Kilbirnie) Library. Audience: Preschool. Event Type: Early Learning and Literacy. Contact: Phone us on (04) 387 1480, or email us. Wednesday, February 3, 2021, 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM. 101 Kilbirnie Crescent Kilbirnie 6022. For more info visit www.wcl.govt.nz.

Pre-school storytime at Newtown Library

Newtown Library Storytime runs for about half an hour, with stories and songs. Pre-school storytimes are fun and free - there's no charge, and you don't have to book. Storytime is aimed at pre-school age children (three and four years old) - but younger siblings are always welcome! Where: Newtown Library. Audience: Preschool. Event Type: Early Learning and Literacy. Contact: Phone us on (04) 389 2830, or email us. Wednesday, February 3, 2021, 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM. 13 Constable St Newtown 6021. For more info visit www.wcl.govt.nz.

Social English Group at Newtown Library

Newtown Library Come along to our free English conversation sessions at Newtown Library. We meet every Wednesday from 11am-12pm to chat and improve our English conversation skills. All levels welcome! Where: Newtown Library. Audience: Adults. Event Type: Book and Discussion groups. Culture and Language. Language: English. Contact: Newtown Library (ph 389 2830). Wednesday, February 3, 2021, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Newtown Library 13 Constable Street Newtown Wellington 6021. For more info visit www.wcl.govt.nz.

Island Bay Library Book Group

Island Bay Library Island Bay Book Club meets on the first Wednesday of every month. Pick up a copy of our Book Group notes from the library to see what we're reading. All welcome! Where: Island Bay Library. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Event Type: Book and Discussion groups. Language: English. Contact: Island Bay Library staff. Wednesday, February 3, 2021, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM. 167 The Parade Island Bay 6023. For more info visit www.wcl.govt.nz.

Silent Book Club

Wadestown Library Come along to Wadestown library for our monthly Silent Book Club. Held on the first Wednesday of each month, a space for you to read with fellow book lovers, followed by a conversation about your latest reads. Where: Wadestown Library. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Event Type: Book and Discussion groups. Contact: Kath Read. Wednesday, February 3, 2021, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Wadestown Library - Corner of Moorhouse Street and Lennel Road.

Tea and Tales

Johnsonville Library at Waitohi Hub Join us for Tea and Tales at the library. Enjoy a cup of tea or coffee and lively book discussions with like-minded people, while sharing poems, excerpts and anecdotes with others for an hour at the library. Bring along something to share with the group. New members are always welcome; just pop along. This event is on the first Tuesday of every month. Where: Johnsonville Library at Waitohi Hub. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Event Type: Book and Discussion groups. Wednesday, February 3, 2021, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM. 34 Moorefield Road, Johnsonville, Wellington 6037.

Baby Rock and Rhyme at Te Awe Library

Te Awe Library A fun and educational programme for parents and carers to interact with their babies through songs and stories. Rhyme, rhythm, repetition and music are the building blocks of language for babies. Recommended for children aged 0 - 2 years with their caregivers. Where: Te Awe Library. Audience: Preschool. Event Type: Early Learning and Literacy. Wednesday, February 3, 2021, 2:00 PM – 2:30 PM. 28 Brandon Street, Wellington. For more info visit wcl.govt.nz.

Baby Rock and Rhyme

Johnsonville Library at Waitohi Hub A fun and educational programme for parents and carers to interact with their babies through songs and stories. Rhyme, rhythm, repetition and music are the building blocks of language for babies. Recommended for children aged 0 - 2 years with their caregivers. Where: Johnsonville Library at Waitohi Hub. Audience: Preschool. Event Type: Early Learning and Literacy. Thursday, February 4, 2021, 10:00 AM – 10:30 AM. 34 Moorefield Road, Johnsonville, Wellington 6037.

Pre-school storytime at Island Bay Library

Island Bay Library Storytime runs for about half an hour, with stories and songs. Pre-school storytimes are fun and free - there's no charge, and you don't have to book. Storytime is aimed at pre-school age children (three and four years old) - but younger siblings are always welcome! Where: Island Bay Library. Audience: Preschool. Event Type: Early Learning and Literacy. Contact: Phone us on (04) 383 7216, or email us. Thursday, February 4, 2021, 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM. 167 The Parade Island Bay 6023. For more info visit www.wcl.govt.nz.

Baby Rock & Rhyme at Karori Library

Karori Library Baby Rock & Rhyme is a new way for parents and carers to interact with their babies through rhymes, finger-plays and stories delivered by experienced presenters. These free, weekly interactive sessions are a great opportunity to have fun, socialise and spend quality 'one-on-one' time with your tot. Where: Karori Library. Audience: Preschool. Event Type: Early Learning and Literacy. Contact: Phone us on (04) 476 8413, or email us. Thursday, February 4, 2021, 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM. 247 Karori Rd Karori 6012. For more info visit www.wcl.govt.nz.

Pre-school storytime at Miramar Library

Miramar Library Storytime runs for about half an hour, with stories and songs. Pre-school storytimes are fun and free - there's no charge, and you don't have to book. Storytime is aimed at pre-school age children (three and four years old) - but younger siblings are always welcome! Where: Miramar Library. Audience: Preschool. Event Type: Early Learning and Literacy. Contact: Phone us on (04) 388 8005, or email us. Thursday, February 4, 2021, 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM. 68 Miramar Ave Miramar 6022. For more info visit www.wcl.govt.nz.

Preschool Storytime at Te Awe Library

Te Awe Library Fun and interactive stories, songs and rhymes to inspire your preschooler and help grow a love of literacy. Through stories and play, children learn how to express themselves and understand the world around them. Recommended for children aged 2 - 4 with their caregivers. Where: Te Awe Library. Audience: Preschool. Event Type: Early Learning and Literacy. Thursday, February 4, 2021, 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM. 28 Brandon Street, Wellington. For more info visit wcl.govt.nz.

Harry Potter Book Night

Johnsonville Library at Waitohi Hub Join us for some fun at Harry Potter Book Night. Discover Diagon Alley right here in the library! Lots of Potter-themed activities to join in for family fun, including: Gringotts treasure hunt , Wand making workshop , Photo booth and more Costumes encouraged! Where: Johnsonville Library at Waitohi Hub. Johnsonville Library at Waitohi Hub > The HIVE. Audience: Preschool. Children. Teens. Adults. Event Type: Maker and Technology. Special Events. Contact: Johnsonville Library, phone 477 6151. Thursday, February 4, 2021, 4:30 PM – 7:00 PM.

Movie night @ Wadestown

Wadestown Library We are showing free movies at Wadestown Library, with a new theme every month. Films are suitable for adults and mostly rated PG (Parental Guidance Suggested) or G (General). Everyone is welcome. Where: Wadestown Library. Audience: Adults. Event Type: Music and Movies. Contact: 04 4735211. Thursday, February 4, 2021, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM. 1 Moorhouse St, Wadestown, Wellington 6012. For more info visit www.wcl.govt.nz.

Baby Rock & Rhyme at Tawa Library

Mervyn Kemp (Tawa) Library Baby Rock & Rhyme is a new way for parents and carers to interact with their babies through rhymes, finger-plays and stories delivered by experienced presenters. These free, weekly interactive sessions are a great opportunity to have fun, socialise and spend quality 'one-on-one' time with your tot. Where: Mervyn Kemp (Tawa) Library. Audience: Preschool. Event Type: Early Learning and Literacy. Contact: Phone us on (04) 232 1690, or email us. Friday, February 5, 2021, 10:00 AM – 10:30 AM. Tawa Library cnr Cambridge St & Main Rd Tawa 5028. For more info visit www.wcl.govt.nz.

Baby Rock & Rhyme at Ruth Gotlieb (Kilbirnie) Library

Kilbirnie Library Baby Rock & Rhyme is a new way for parents and carers to interact with their babies through rhymes, finger-plays and stories delivered by experienced presenters. These free, weekly interactive sessions are a great opportunity to have fun, socialise and spend quality 'one-on-one' time with your tot. Where: Ruth Gotlieb (Kilbirnie) Library. Audience: Preschool. Event Type: Early Learning and Literacy. Contact: Phone us on (04) 387 1480, or email us. Friday, February 5, 2021, 10:15 AM – 10:45 AM. 101 Kilbirnie Crescent Kilbirnie 6022. For more info visit www.wcl.govt.nz.

Baby Rock & Rhyme at Karori Library

Karori Library Baby Rock & Rhyme is a new way for parents and carers to interact with their babies through rhymes, finger-plays and stories delivered by experienced presenters. These free, weekly interactive sessions are a great opportunity to have fun, socialise and spend quality 'one-on-one' time with your tot. Where: Karori Library. Audience: Preschool. Event Type: Early Learning and Literacy. Contact: Phone us on (04) 476 8413, or email us. Friday, February 5, 2021, 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM. 247 Karori Rd Karori 6012. For more info visit www.wcl.govt.nz.

Preschool Storytime at Wadestown Library

Wadestown Library Storytime runs for about half an hour, with stories and songs. Pre-school storytimes are fun and free - there's no charge, and you don't have to book. Storytime is aimed at pre-school age children (three and four years old) - but younger siblings are always welcome! Where: Wadestown Library. Audience: Preschool. Event Type: Early Learning and Literacy. Contact: Phone us on (04) 473 5211, or email us. Friday, February 5, 2021, 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM. cnr Moorhouse St & Lennel Rd Wadestown 6012. For more info visit www.wcl.govt.nz.

Aotearoa Pre-school Story Time

He Matapihi Molesworth Library Fun and interactive stories, songs and rhymes from Aotearoa to inspire your tamariki, mokopuna and help grow a love of literacy. Through stories and play, children learn how to express themselves and understand the world around them. Where: He Matapihi Molesworth. Audience: Preschool. Event Type: Early Learning and Literacy. Contact: 048014122. Theme: A pre-school storytime using the 'He Matapihi' Aotearoa collection. Friday, February 5, 2021, 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM. He Matapihi Molesworth Library, 70 Molesworth Street, Wellington.

Kōhunga Kōrero

Johnsonville Library at Waitohi Hub Whāngaia tō Tama Toa ki te pānui pukapuka. Pakiwaitara i roto i te reo Māori. E 30 meneti pakiwaitara, rotarota, waiata hoki i roto i te reo Māori nō ngā kōhungahunga me ō rātou mātua kaitiaki. Get your superhero hooked on books with storytimes in te reo Māori at your local library. Featuring stories, rhymes and songs in te reo Māori, these sessions are open to anyone, and are recommended for children aged 2 - 6 years. Children must be accompanied by a caregiver. Registrations not required. Where: Johnsonville Library at Waitohi Hub. Audience: Preschool. Children. Event Type: Culture and Language. Early Learning and Literacy. Language: Te reo Māori. Friday, February 5, 2021, 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM. Johnsonville Library, 34 Moorefield Road, Johnsonville, Wellington 6037.

Let's Go LEGO®

Khandallah Library Let's build - let's explore - let's create! Come along to your library on the 1st Friday of every month to create your LEGO® masterpiece. Suitable for ages 5+. Where: Khandallah Library. Audience: Children. Event Type: Activities and Hobbies. Contact: Khandallah Library, 479 7535. Friday, February 5, 2021, 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM. 8 Ganges Road Khandallah 6035. For more info visit www.wcl.govt.nz.

Family Movie Night

Newtown Library Come in your pyjamas, bring a cushion and blankets, and relax at our fun family-friendly movie nights. A different movie selected from our library collections is screened every month. All movies chosen have a G rating, and are suitable for families with young children. Check with the library to find out which movie is showing. Where: Newtown Library. Audience: Children. Adults. Contact: 389 2830. Friday, February 5, 2021, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Newtown Library, 13 Constable Street - Newtown 6021.

Nan and Tuna — a bilingual puppet show

He Matapihi Molesworth Library As part of the National Library's Waitangi Day commemorations, our own He Matapihi Library (housed on-site at the National Library), will be open for the day for browsing, and will host a children’s puppet show by String Bean Puppets. Please note that He Matapihi will be the only Wellington branch library open on Waitangi Day, and will open from 9:30am – 4:30pm. “Nan and Tuna have been friends for 70 years and now it is time for one last adventure together. But before they leave they need to find someone to care for the river. A bilingual puppet show about eels, rivers and friendship.”. Where: He Matapihi Molesworth. Audience: Preschool. Children. Event Type: Early Learning and Literacy. Special Events. Language: Te reo Māori and English. Contact: He Matapihi Library, phone 801 4122. Saturday, February 6, 2021, 10:30 AM – 11:10 AM. He Matapihi Molesworth Library, 70 Molesworth Street, Wellington. For more info visit natlib.govt.nz.

LEGO® Time

Te Awe Library Come down to the library and get creative in these free-build sessions with our extensive LEGO® collections. Builders of all ages and experience levels are welcome to get stuck in. Recommended for ages 5 - 105. Children under the age of 14 years should be accompanied by a caregiver. Registrations are not required. Where: Te Awe Library. Audience: Children. Teens. Adults. Event Type: Activities and Hobbies. Sunday, February 7, 2021, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Te Awe Library, 29b Brandon Street. For more info visit wcl.govt.nz.

Tea & Tales (Chinese)

Johnsonville Library at Waitohi Hub Join us for our Chinese Tea and Tales. Get to know other Mandarin migrants and speakers in the community, share your story, learn to use the great resources in the library, pick up some everyday English along the way, and much more. If you are learning Mandarin, please come along to this group to practice your Mandarin too. 如果您喜欢阅读 喜欢结交有共同爱好的新朋友 海阔天空的侃聊人生故事……或是想学习如何运用图书馆内的设施; 学习简单的生活实用英语 那就来乔森威尔图书馆吧 <<悠雅书舍>>欢迎您的加入。 时间是: 每月第二个星期一的上午10:00到11:30。 地点是: 乔森威尔图书馆(Johnsonville Library)一楼会议室 。 电话号码:04-4776151. Where: Johnsonville Library at Waitohi Hub. Audience: Adults. Event Type: Culture and Language. Contact: June Ling and YuYu Zhang. Theme: Tea and Tales (Chinese). Monday, February 8, 2021, 10:00 AM – 10:30 AM. 34 Moorefield Road, Johnsonville, Wellington 6037. For more info visit wcl.govt.nz.

Kōhunga Kōrero

Karori Library Kōhunga Kōrero - Whāngaia tō Tama Toa ki te pānui pukapuka Pakiwaitara, rotarota, waiata hoki i te reo Māori mō ngā kōhungahunga. Kōhunga Kōrero - Get your superhero hooked on stories. Preschool storytimes in te reo Māori. Where: Karori Library. Audience: Preschool. Children. Event Type: Culture and Language. Early Learning and Literacy. Language: Te Reo Māori. Contact: Phone us on (04) 476 8413, or email us. Monday, February 8, 2021, 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM. Karori Library, 247 Karori Rd Karori 6012. For more info visit www.wcl.govt.nz.

Preschool Storytime at Karori Library

Karori Library Storytime runs for about half an hour, with stories and songs. Pre-school storytimes are fun and free - there's no charge, and you don't have to book. Storytime is aimed at pre-school age children (three and four years old) - but younger siblings are always welcome! Where: Karori Library. Audience: Preschool. Event Type: Early Learning and Literacy. Contact: Phone us on (04) 476 8413, or email us. Monday, February 8, 2021, 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM. 247 Karori Rd Karori 6012. For more info visit www.wcl.govt.nz.

Pre-school storytime at Ruth Gotlieb (Kilbirnie) Library

Kilbirnie Library Storytime runs for about half an hour, with stories and songs. Pre-school storytimes are fun and free - there's no charge, and you don't have to book. Storytime is aimed at pre-school age children (three and four years old) - but younger siblings are always welcome! Where: Ruth Gotlieb (Kilbirnie) Library. Audience: Preschool. Event Type: Early Learning and Literacy. Contact: Phone us on (04) 387 1480, or email us. Monday, February 8, 2021, 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM. 101 Kilbirnie Crescent Kilbirnie 6022. For more info visit www.wcl.govt.nz.

Pre-school storytime at Mervyn Kemp (Tawa) Library

Mervyn Kemp (Tawa) Library Storytime runs for about half an hour, with stories and songs. Pre-school storytimes are fun and free - there's no charge, and you don't have to book. Storytime is aimed at pre-school age children (three and four years old) - but younger siblings are always welcome! Where: Mervyn Kemp (Tawa) Library. Audience: Preschool. Event Type: Early Learning and Literacy. Contact: Phone us on (04) 232 1690, or email us. Monday, February 8, 2021, 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM. cnr Cambridge St & Main Rd Tawa 5028. For more info visit www.wcl.govt.nz.

Baby Rock and Rhyme at Te Awe Library

Te Awe Library A fun and educational programme for parents and carers to interact with their babies through songs and stories. Rhyme, rhythm, repetition and music are the building blocks of language for babies. Recommended for children aged 0 - 2 years with their caregivers. Where: Te Awe Library. Audience: Preschool. Event Type: Early Learning and Literacy. Monday, February 8, 2021, 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM. 28 Brandon Street, Wellington. For more info visit wcl.govt.nz.

Social English Group at Kilbirnie Library

Kilbirnie Library Come along to our free English conversation sessions at Kilbirnie Library. We meet every Monday from 11am-12pm to chat and improve our English conversation skills. All levels welcome! Where: Ruth Gotlieb (Kilbirnie) Library. Audience: Teens. Adults. Seniors. Event Type: Book and Discussion groups. Culture and Language. Language: English. Contact: Fiona at Kilbirnie library - ph. 387 1480. Monday, February 8, 2021, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Kilbirnie Library 101 Kilbirnie Crescent Kilbirnie 6022. For more info visit www.wcl.govt.nz.

Baby Rock and Rhyme

Johnsonville Library at Waitohi Hub A fun and educational programme for parents and carers to interact with their babies through songs and stories. Rhyme, rhythm, repetition and music are the building blocks of language for babies. Recommended for children aged 0 - 2 years with their caregivers. Where: Johnsonville Library at Waitohi Hub. Audience: Preschool. Event Type: Early Learning and Literacy. Monday, February 8, 2021, 2:00 PM – 2:30 PM. 34 Moorefield Road, Johnsonville, Wellington 6037.

CRAFTerschool

Mervyn Kemp (Tawa) Library CRAFTerschool is a free art & craft session aimed at school aged children. Sessions run from 3.30 - 4.30pm during the school term only. Try your hand at activities such as drawing, origami, mask making and much more. Where: Mervyn Kemp (Tawa) Library. Audience: Children. Event Type: Activities and Hobbies. Contact: Tawa Library. Theme: CRAFTerschool. Monday, February 8, 2021, 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM. Tawa Library, 158 Main Road Tawa 5028.

Baby Rock & Rhyme at Island Bay Library

Island Bay Library Baby Rock & Rhyme is a new way for parents and carers to interact with their babies through rhymes, finger-plays and stories delivered by experienced presenters. These free, weekly interactive sessions are a great opportunity to have fun, socialise and spend quality 'one-on-one' time with your tot. Where: Island Bay Library. Audience: Preschool. Event Type: Early Learning and Literacy. Contact: Phone us on (04) 477 6151, or email us. Tuesday, February 9, 2021, 9:30 AM – 10:00 AM. Island Bay Library 167 The Parade Island Bay 6023. For more info visit www.wcl.govt.nz.

Baby Rock & Rhyme at Miramar Library

Miramar Library Baby Rock & Rhyme is a new way for parents and carers to interact with their babies through rhymes, finger-plays and stories delivered by experienced presenters. These free, weekly interactive sessions are a great opportunity to have fun, socialise and spend quality 'one-on-one' time with your tot. Where: Miramar Library. Audience: Preschool. Event Type: Early Learning and Literacy. Contact: Phone us on (04) 388 8005, or email us. Tuesday, February 9, 2021, 10:15 AM – 10:45 AM. Miramar Library 68 Miramar Ave Miramar 6022. For more info visit www.wcl.govt.nz.

Pre-school storytime at Brooklyn Library

Brooklyn Library Storytime runs for about half an hour, with stories and songs. Pre-school storytimes are fun and free - there's no charge, and you don't have to book. Storytime is aimed at pre-school age children (three and four years old) - but younger siblings are always welcome! Where: Brooklyn Library. Audience: Preschool. Event Type: Early Learning and Literacy. Contact: Phone us on (04) 384 6814, or email us. Tuesday, February 9, 2021, 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM. 1 Harrison St Brooklyn 6021. For more info visit www.wcl.govt.nz.

Baby Rock & Rhyme at Cummings Park Library

Cummings Park Library Baby Rock & Rhyme is a new way for parents and carers to interact with their babies through rhymes, finger-plays and stories delivered by experienced presenters. These free, weekly interactive sessions are a great opportunity to have fun, socialise and spend quality 'one-on-one' time with your tot. Where: Cummings Park Library. Audience: Preschool. Event Type: Early Learning and Literacy. Contact: Phone us on (04) 479 2344, or email us. Tuesday, February 9, 2021, 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM. Cummings Park Library 1 Ottawa Rd Ngaio 6035. For more info visit www.wcl.govt.nz.

Preschool Storytime at Karori Library

Karori Library Storytime runs for about half an hour, with stories and songs. Pre-school storytimes are fun and free - there's no charge, and you don't have to book. Storytime is aimed at pre-school age children (three and four years old) - but younger siblings are always welcome! Where: Karori Library. Audience: Preschool. Event Type: Early Learning and Literacy. Contact: Phone us on (04) 476 8413, or email us. Tuesday, February 9, 2021, 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM. 247 Karori Rd Karori 6012. For more info visit www.wcl.govt.nz.

Pre-school storytime at Khandallah Library

Khandallah Library Storytime runs for about half an hour, with stories and songs. Pre-school storytimes are fun and free - there's no charge, and you don't have to book. Storytime is aimed at pre-school age children (three and four years old) - but younger siblings are always welcome! Where: Khandallah Library. Audience: Preschool. Event Type: Early Learning and Literacy. Contact: Phone us on (04) 479 7535, or email us. Tuesday, February 9, 2021, 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM. 8 Ganges Rd Khandallah 6035. For more info visit www.wcl.govt.nz.

Preschool Storytime

Johnsonville Library at Waitohi Hub Fun and interactive stories, songs and rhymes to inspire your preschooler and help grow a love of literacy. Through stories and play, children learn how to express themselves and understand the world around them. Johnsonville Library has many storytimes each week for you to enjoy, including: One weekly session on Fridays in te reo Māori One monthly session on the first Saturday of the month in a community language. Recommended for children aged 2 - 4 with their caregivers. Where: Johnsonville Library at Waitohi Hub. Audience: Preschool. Event Type: Early Learning and Literacy. Tuesday, February 9, 2021, 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM. 34 Moorefield Road, Johnsonville, Wellington 6037.

Stepping Up

Kilbirnie Library Free computer classes for people with basic skills. Every Tuesday at Kilbirnie library. 1pm-2.30pm. Where: Ruth Gotlieb (Kilbirnie) Library. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Event Type: Activities and Hobbies. Contact: Lauryn Hedley. Tuesday, February 9, 2021, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM. Kilbirnie Library, 101 Kilbirnie Crescent Kilbirnie 6022. For more info visit steppingup.nz.

Better Digital Futures -

Arapaki Manners Library Come and Learn basic digital skills in small classes using programmes specifically designed for those over 65. These classes are designed for those who have very little experience with the internet and digital technology. They are perfect for anyone keen to learn the basics of computer use and web browsing. To learn more or sign up please call Arapaki library on: 04-803 8303. Where: Arapaki Manners Library. Audience: Seniors. Event Type: Activities and Hobbies. Tuesday, February 9, 2021, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM. For more info visit diaa.arlo.co.

Zine Make n' Swap

Arapaki Manners Library Come on down to Arapaki Library on Manners Street every Tuesday evening to spend some time making zines and socialising with other local zinemakers. We'll supply plenty of materials, but feel free to bring your own as well. Once you've finished putting your zines together, you can swap with other zinemakers and/or you can donate your completed zines to the library, which people will then be able to browse and borrow! Where: Arapaki Manners Library. Audience: Children. Teens. Adults. Seniors. Event Type: Activities and Hobbies. Tuesday, February 9, 2021, 5:00 PM – 6:45 PM.

Movie Night

Te Awe Library Indie films, art-house flicks, documentaries and more -- join us at the library for a free film screening every month. Movies are selected from the library's collections and are suitable for adults. Check with the library to find out which movie is showing. Where: Te Awe Library. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Event Type: Music and Movies. Tuesday, February 9, 2021, 5:45 PM – 7:15 PM. 28 Brandon Street, Wellington.

Baby Rock and Rhyme

Johnsonville Library at Waitohi Hub A fun and educational programme for parents and carers to interact with their babies through songs and stories. Rhyme, rhythm, repetition and music are the building blocks of language for babies. Recommended for children aged 0 - 2 years with their caregivers. Where: Johnsonville Library at Waitohi Hub. Audience: Preschool. Event Type: Early Learning and Literacy. Wednesday, February 10, 2021, 10:00 AM – 10:30 AM. 34 Moorefield Road, Johnsonville, Wellington 6037.

Pre-school storytime at Cummings Park Library

Cummings Park Library Storytime runs for about half an hour, with stories and songs. Pre-school storytimes are fun and free - there's no charge, and you don't have to book. Storytime is aimed at pre-school age children (three and four years old) - but younger siblings are always welcome! Where: Cummings Park Library. Audience: Preschool. Event Type: Early Learning and Literacy. Contact: Phone us on (04) 479 2344, or email us. Wednesday, February 10, 2021, 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM. 1 Ottawa Rd Ngaio 6035. For more info visit www.wcl.govt.nz.

Preschool Storytime at Karori Library

Karori Library Storytime runs for about half an hour, with stories and songs. Pre-school storytimes are fun and free - there's no charge, and you don't have to book. Storytime is aimed at pre-school age children (three and four years old) - but younger siblings are always welcome! Where: Karori Library. Audience: Preschool. Event Type: Early Learning and Literacy. Contact: Phone us on (04) 476 8413, or email us. Wednesday, February 10, 2021, 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM. 247 Karori Rd Karori 6012. For more info visit www.wcl.govt.nz.

Pre-school storytime at Ruth Gotlieb (Kilbirnie) Library

Kilbirnie Library Storytime runs for about half an hour, with stories and songs. Pre-school storytimes are fun and free - there's no charge, and you don't have to book. Storytime is aimed at pre-school age children (three and four years old) - but younger siblings are always welcome! Where: Ruth Gotlieb (Kilbirnie) Library. Audience: Preschool. Event Type: Early Learning and Literacy. Contact: Phone us on (04) 387 1480, or email us. Wednesday, February 10, 2021, 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM. 101 Kilbirnie Crescent Kilbirnie 6022. For more info visit www.wcl.govt.nz.

Pre-school storytime at Newtown Library

Newtown Library Storytime runs for about half an hour, with stories and songs. Pre-school storytimes are fun and free - there's no charge, and you don't have to book. Storytime is aimed at pre-school age children (three and four years old) - but younger siblings are always welcome! Where: Newtown Library. Audience: Preschool. Event Type: Early Learning and Literacy. Contact: Phone us on (04) 389 2830, or email us. Wednesday, February 10, 2021, 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM. 13 Constable St Newtown 6021. For more info visit www.wcl.govt.nz.

Social English Group at Newtown Library

Newtown Library Come along to our free English conversation sessions at Newtown Library. We meet every Wednesday from 11am-12pm to chat and improve our English conversation skills. All levels welcome! Where: Newtown Library. Audience: Adults. Event Type: Book and Discussion groups. Culture and Language. Language: English. Contact: Newtown Library (ph 389 2830). Wednesday, February 10, 2021, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Newtown Library 13 Constable Street Newtown Wellington 6021. For more info visit www.wcl.govt.nz.

Baby Rock and Rhyme at Te Awe Library

Te Awe Library A fun and educational programme for parents and carers to interact with their babies through songs and stories. Rhyme, rhythm, repetition and music are the building blocks of language for babies. Recommended for children aged 0 - 2 years with their caregivers. Where: Te Awe Library. Audience: Preschool. Event Type: Early Learning and Literacy. Wednesday, February 10, 2021, 2:00 PM – 2:30 PM. 28 Brandon Street, Wellington. For more info visit wcl.govt.nz.

CRAFTerschool

Miramar Library Come down to Miramar Library after school on Wednesdays during term time for these fun, free arts and crafts sessions for school-aged children. Get stuck into activities such as drawing, beading, origami, mask-making, and more, while making friends with other crafty kids. Suitable for children aged 5-12. Where: Miramar Library. Audience: Children. Event Type: Activities and Hobbies. Contact: 388 8005. Wednesday, February 10, 2021, 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM. 68 Miramar Avenue Miramar 6022.

CRAFTerschool

The HIVE Free arts and crafts for school-aged children. Get stuck into activities such as drawing, beading, origami, mask-making and much more. Whatever your level of ability, you'll have heaps of fun while making friends with other crafty kids in these hands-on sessions. Registrations not required. This programme runs weekly during term-time. Where: Johnsonville Library at Waitohi Hub. Johnsonville Library at Waitohi Hub > The HIVE. Audience: Children. Event Type: Activities and Hobbies. Wednesday, February 10, 2021, 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM. 34 Moorefield Road, Johnsonville, Wellington 6037.

Code Club Level 2

The HIVE Code Club Level 2 is a free coding club for children who have some coding experience under their belts. Students will select stimulating projects to work through supported by coding experts. This syllabus covers coding in Scratch 3.0, Python, and HTML/CSS. Registrations are required: visit https://codeclub.nz/join/VFQY6 to register. Recommended for coders aged 9 - 13. Where: Johnsonville Library at Waitohi Hub > The HIVE. Audience: Children. Event Type: Maker and Technology. Wednesday, February 10, 2021, 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM. 34 Moorefield Road, Johnsonville, Wellington 6037.

Baby Rock and Rhyme

Johnsonville Library at Waitohi Hub A fun and educational programme for parents and carers to interact with their babies through songs and stories. Rhyme, rhythm, repetition and music are the building blocks of language for babies. Recommended for children aged 0 - 2 years with their caregivers. Where: Johnsonville Library at Waitohi Hub. Audience: Preschool. Event Type: Early Learning and Literacy. Thursday, February 11, 2021, 10:00 AM – 10:30 AM. 34 Moorefield Road, Johnsonville, Wellington 6037.

Pre-school storytime at Island Bay Library

Island Bay Library Storytime runs for about half an hour, with stories and songs. Pre-school storytimes are fun and free - there's no charge, and you don't have to book. Storytime is aimed at pre-school age children (three and four years old) - but younger siblings are always welcome! Where: Island Bay Library. Audience: Preschool. Event Type: Early Learning and Literacy. Contact: Phone us on (04) 383 7216, or email us. Thursday, February 11, 2021, 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM. 167 The Parade Island Bay 6023. For more info visit www.wcl.govt.nz.

Baby Rock & Rhyme at Karori Library

Karori Library Baby Rock & Rhyme is a new way for parents and carers to interact with their babies through rhymes, finger-plays and stories delivered by experienced presenters. These free, weekly interactive sessions are a great opportunity to have fun, socialise and spend quality 'one-on-one' time with your tot. Where: Karori Library. Audience: Preschool. Event Type: Early Learning and Literacy. Contact: Phone us on (04) 476 8413, or email us. Thursday, February 11, 2021, 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM. 247 Karori Rd Karori 6012. For more info visit www.wcl.govt.nz.

Pre-school storytime at Miramar Library

Miramar Library Storytime runs for about half an hour, with stories and songs. Pre-school storytimes are fun and free - there's no charge, and you don't have to book. Storytime is aimed at pre-school age children (three and four years old) - but younger siblings are always welcome! Where: Miramar Library. Audience: Preschool. Event Type: Early Learning and Literacy. Contact: Phone us on (04) 388 8005, or email us. Thursday, February 11, 2021, 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM. 68 Miramar Ave Miramar 6022. For more info visit www.wcl.govt.nz.

Preschool Storytime at Te Awe Library

Te Awe Library Fun and interactive stories, songs and rhymes to inspire your preschooler and help grow a love of literacy. Through stories and play, children learn how to express themselves and understand the world around them. Recommended for children aged 2 - 4 with their caregivers. Where: Te Awe Library. Audience: Preschool. Event Type: Early Learning and Literacy. Thursday, February 11, 2021, 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM. 28 Brandon Street, Wellington. For more info visit wcl.govt.nz.

Let's Go LEGO®

Cummings Park Library Let's build - let's explore - let's create! Come along to your library on the 2nd Thursday of every month to create your LEGO® masterpiece. Suitable for ages 5+. Where: Cummings Park Library. Audience: Children. Event Type: Activities and Hobbies. Contact: Cummings Park (Ngaio) Library, 479 2344. Thursday, February 11, 2021, 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM. 1a Ottawa Road Ngaio 6035. For more info visit www.wcl.govt.nz.

Code Club Level 1

The HIVE Code Club Level 1 is a free coding club for children at the beginning of their coding journey. Students will work their way through a range of fun coding projects supported by coding experts. This syllabus covers coding in Scratch 3.0 onliny. Registrations are required, and children enrol by default for two consecutive school terms: visit https://codeclub.nz/join/orAgL to register. Recommended for coders aged 9 - 13. Where: Johnsonville Library at Waitohi Hub > The HIVE. Audience: Children. Event Type: Maker and Technology. Thursday, February 11, 2021, 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM. 34 Moorefield Road, Johnsonville, Wellington 6037.

Family movie night

Karori Library Come in your pyjamas, bring a cushion and a blanket, and relax at our fun family movie nights. A different movie selected from our library collections is screened every month (contact the library to find out what's playing). Movie nights are free and bookings are not required. Movies chosen have a G rating, and are suitable for families with young children. Where: Karori Library. Audience: Children. Teens. Adults. Seniors. Event Type: Music and Movies. Contact: Raewyn Lubransky. Thursday, February 11, 2021, 5:30 PM – 7:00 PM. 247 Karori Road Karori.

Movie night @ Wadestown

Wadestown Library We are showing free movies at Wadestown Library, with a new theme every month. Films are suitable for adults and mostly rated PG (Parental Guidance Suggested) or G (General). Everyone is welcome. Where: Wadestown Library. Audience: Adults. Event Type: Music and Movies. Contact: 04 4735211. Thursday, February 11, 2021, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM. 1 Moorhouse St, Wadestown, Wellington 6012. For more info visit www.wcl.govt.nz.

Baby Rock & Rhyme at Tawa Library

Mervyn Kemp (Tawa) Library Baby Rock & Rhyme is a new way for parents and carers to interact with their babies through rhymes, finger-plays and stories delivered by experienced presenters. These free, weekly interactive sessions are a great opportunity to have fun, socialise and spend quality 'one-on-one' time with your tot. Where: Mervyn Kemp (Tawa) Library. Audience: Preschool. Event Type: Early Learning and Literacy. Contact: Phone us on (04) 232 1690, or email us. Friday, February 12, 2021, 10:00 AM – 10:30 AM. Tawa Library cnr Cambridge St & Main Rd Tawa 5028. For more info visit www.wcl.govt.nz.

Baby Rock & Rhyme at Ruth Gotlieb (Kilbirnie) Library

Kilbirnie Library Baby Rock & Rhyme is a new way for parents and carers to interact with their babies through rhymes, finger-plays and stories delivered by experienced presenters. These free, weekly interactive sessions are a great opportunity to have fun, socialise and spend quality 'one-on-one' time with your tot. Where: Ruth Gotlieb (Kilbirnie) Library. Audience: Preschool. Event Type: Early Learning and Literacy. Contact: Phone us on (04) 387 1480, or email us. Friday, February 12, 2021, 10:15 AM – 10:45 AM. 101 Kilbirnie Crescent Kilbirnie 6022. For more info visit www.wcl.govt.nz.

Baby Rock & Rhyme at Karori Library

Karori Library Baby Rock & Rhyme is a new way for parents and carers to interact with their babies through rhymes, finger-plays and stories delivered by experienced presenters. These free, weekly interactive sessions are a great opportunity to have fun, socialise and spend quality 'one-on-one' time with your tot. Where: Karori Library. Audience: Preschool. Event Type: Early Learning and Literacy. Contact: Phone us on (04) 476 8413, or email us. Friday, February 12, 2021, 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM. 247 Karori Rd Karori 6012. For more info visit www.wcl.govt.nz.

Preschool Storytime at Wadestown Library

Wadestown Library Storytime runs for about half an hour, with stories and songs. Pre-school storytimes are fun and free - there's no charge, and you don't have to book. Storytime is aimed at pre-school age children (three and four years old) - but younger siblings are always welcome! Where: Wadestown Library. Audience: Preschool. Event Type: Early Learning and Literacy. Contact: Phone us on (04) 473 5211, or email us. Friday, February 12, 2021, 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM. cnr Moorhouse St & Lennel Rd Wadestown 6012. For more info visit www.wcl.govt.nz.

Aotearoa Pre-school Story Time

He Matapihi Molesworth Library Fun and interactive stories, songs and rhymes from Aotearoa to inspire your tamariki, mokopuna and help grow a love of literacy. Through stories and play, children learn how to express themselves and understand the world around them. Where: He Matapihi Molesworth. Audience: Preschool. Event Type: Early Learning and Literacy. Contact: 048014122. Theme: A pre-school storytime using the 'He Matapihi' Aotearoa collection. Friday, February 12, 2021, 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM. He Matapihi Molesworth Library, 70 Molesworth Street, Wellington.

Kōhunga Kōrero

Johnsonville Library at Waitohi Hub Whāngaia tō Tama Toa ki te pānui pukapuka. Pakiwaitara i roto i te reo Māori. E 30 meneti pakiwaitara, rotarota, waiata hoki i roto i te reo Māori nō ngā kōhungahunga me ō rātou mātua kaitiaki. Get your superhero hooked on books with storytimes in te reo Māori at your local library. Featuring stories, rhymes and songs in te reo Māori, these sessions are open to anyone, and are recommended for children aged 2 - 6 years. Children must be accompanied by a caregiver. Registrations not required. Where: Johnsonville Library at Waitohi Hub. Audience: Preschool. Children. Event Type: Culture and Language. Early Learning and Literacy. Language: Te reo Māori. Friday, February 12, 2021, 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM. Johnsonville Library, 34 Moorefield Road, Johnsonville, Wellington 6037.

Dungeons and Dragons

Johnsonville Library at Waitohi Hub Calling all adventurers -- seasoned questers and fresh-faced recruits alike -- for Dungeons and Dragons campaigns at your local library. Solve problems, fight battles of epic proportions, and find your people in a friendly and supportive environment. We'll provide the Dungeon Master, dice, books and gear; you provide the imagination. Registrations required. Email - johnsonville.library@wcc.govt.nz to secure your place. Recommended for ages 9 - 19. Where: Johnsonville Library at Waitohi Hub. Audience: Teens. Event Type: Activities and Hobbies. Friday, February 12, 2021, 5:00 PM – 7:30 PM. 34 Moorefield Road, Johnsonville, Wellington 6037.

Family Maker Saturday

The HIVE Come along to The HIVE and work on your own ideas and projects using our wide range of creative technologies and tools, including 3D printers, the audio studio, sewing machines and much more. There will be different family-friendly activities to try each week. These sessions are self-guided, but staff will be on hand to assist if needed. Suitable for ages 14 - 140; Children under the age of 14 years may attend with a caregiver. This event is on in the HIVE in Johnsonville Library at the Waitohi Community Hub. Where: Johnsonville Library at Waitohi Hub. Johnsonville Library at Waitohi Hub > The HIVE. Audience: Children. Teens. Adults. Seniors. Event Type: Maker and Technology. Saturday, February 13, 2021, 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM. 34 Moorefield Road, Johnsonville, Wellington 6037.

Preschool Storytime

Johnsonville Library at Waitohi Hub Fun and interactive stories, songs and rhymes to inspire your preschooler and help grow a love of literacy. Through stories and play, children learn how to express themselves and understand the world around them. Johnsonville Library has many storytimes each week for you to enjoy, including: One weekly session on Fridays in te reo Māori One monthly session on the first Saturday of the month in a community language. Recommended for children aged 2 - 4 with their caregivers. Where: Johnsonville Library at Waitohi Hub. Audience: Preschool. Event Type: Early Learning and Literacy. Saturday, February 13, 2021, 2:00 PM – 2:30 PM. 34 Moorefield Road, Johnsonville, Wellington 6037.

Family Storytime

Te Awe Library Fun and interactive stories, songs and rhymes to inspire your preschooler and help grow a love of literacy. Through stories and play, children learn how to express themselves and understand the world around them. Recommended for children aged 2 - 4 with their caregivers. Where: Te Awe Library. Audience: Preschool. Event Type: Early Learning and Literacy. Saturday, February 13, 2021, 2:00 PM – 2:30 PM. 28 Brandon Street, Wellington.

LEGO® Time

Te Awe Library Come down to the library and get creative in these free-build sessions with our extensive LEGO® collections. Builders of all ages and experience levels are welcome to get stuck in. Recommended for ages 5 - 105. Children under the age of 14 years should be accompanied by a caregiver. Registrations are not required. Where: Te Awe Library. Audience: Children. Teens. Adults. Event Type: Activities and Hobbies. Sunday, February 14, 2021, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Te Awe Library, 29b Brandon Street. For more info visit wcl.govt.nz.

Preschool Storytime at Karori Library

Karori Library Storytime runs for about half an hour, with stories and songs. Pre-school storytimes are fun and free - there's no charge, and you don't have to book. Storytime is aimed at pre-school age children (three and four years old) - but younger siblings are always welcome! Where: Karori Library. Audience: Preschool. Event Type: Early Learning and Literacy. Contact: Phone us on (04) 476 8413, or email us. Monday, February 15, 2021, 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM. 247 Karori Rd Karori 6012. For more info visit www.wcl.govt.nz.

Pre-school storytime at Ruth Gotlieb (Kilbirnie) Library

Kilbirnie Library Storytime runs for about half an hour, with stories and songs. Pre-school storytimes are fun and free - there's no charge, and you don't have to book. Storytime is aimed at pre-school age children (three and four years old) - but younger siblings are always welcome! Where: Ruth Gotlieb (Kilbirnie) Library. Audience: Preschool. Event Type: Early Learning and Literacy. Contact: Phone us on (04) 387 1480, or email us. Monday, February 15, 2021, 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM. 101 Kilbirnie Crescent Kilbirnie 6022. For more info visit www.wcl.govt.nz.

Pre-school storytime at Mervyn Kemp (Tawa) Library

Mervyn Kemp (Tawa) Library Storytime runs for about half an hour, with stories and songs. Pre-school storytimes are fun and free - there's no charge, and you don't have to book. Storytime is aimed at pre-school age children (three and four years old) - but younger siblings are always welcome! Where: Mervyn Kemp (Tawa) Library. Audience: Preschool. Event Type: Early Learning and Literacy. Contact: Phone us on (04) 232 1690, or email us. Monday, February 15, 2021, 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM. cnr Cambridge St & Main Rd Tawa 5028. For more info visit www.wcl.govt.nz.

Baby Rock and Rhyme at Te Awe Library

Te Awe Library A fun and educational programme for parents and carers to interact with their babies through songs and stories. Rhyme, rhythm, repetition and music are the building blocks of language for babies. Recommended for children aged 0 - 2 years with their caregivers. Where: Te Awe Library. Audience: Preschool. Event Type: Early Learning and Literacy. Monday, February 15, 2021, 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM. 28 Brandon Street, Wellington. For more info visit wcl.govt.nz.

Social English Group at Kilbirnie Library

Kilbirnie Library Come along to our free English conversation sessions at Kilbirnie Library. We meet every Monday from 11am-12pm to chat and improve our English conversation skills. All levels welcome! Where: Ruth Gotlieb (Kilbirnie) Library. Audience: Teens. Adults. Seniors. Event Type: Book and Discussion groups. Culture and Language. Language: English. Contact: Fiona at Kilbirnie library - ph. 387 1480. Monday, February 15, 2021, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Kilbirnie Library 101 Kilbirnie Crescent Kilbirnie 6022. For more info visit www.wcl.govt.nz.

Baby Rock and Rhyme

Johnsonville Library at Waitohi Hub A fun and educational programme for parents and carers to interact with their babies through songs and stories. Rhyme, rhythm, repetition and music are the building blocks of language for babies. Recommended for children aged 0 - 2 years with their caregivers. Where: Johnsonville Library at Waitohi Hub. Audience: Preschool. Event Type: Early Learning and Literacy. Monday, February 15, 2021, 2:00 PM – 2:30 PM. 34 Moorefield Road, Johnsonville, Wellington 6037.

CRAFTerschool

Mervyn Kemp (Tawa) Library CRAFTerschool is a free art & craft session aimed at school aged children. Sessions run from 3.30 - 4.30pm during the school term only. Try your hand at activities such as drawing, origami, mask making and much more. Where: Mervyn Kemp (Tawa) Library. Audience: Children. Event Type: Activities and Hobbies. Contact: Tawa Library. Theme: CRAFTerschool. Monday, February 15, 2021, 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM. Tawa Library, 158 Main Road Tawa 5028.

Let's Go LEGO®

Newtown Library Let's build - let's explore - let's create! Come along to your library on the 3rd Monday of every month to create your LEGO® masterpiece. Suitable for ages 5+. Where: Newtown Library. Audience: Children. Contact: Newtown Library, 389 2830. Monday, February 15, 2021, 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM. 13 Constable Street Newtown 6021. For more info visit www.wcl.govt.nz.

Baby Rock & Rhyme at Island Bay Library

Island Bay Library Baby Rock & Rhyme is a new way for parents and carers to interact with their babies through rhymes, finger-plays and stories delivered by experienced presenters. These free, weekly interactive sessions are a great opportunity to have fun, socialise and spend quality 'one-on-one' time with your tot. Where: Island Bay Library. Audience: Preschool. Event Type: Early Learning and Literacy. Contact: Phone us on (04) 477 6151, or email us. Tuesday, February 16, 2021, 9:30 AM – 10:00 AM. Island Bay Library 167 The Parade Island Bay 6023. For more info visit www.wcl.govt.nz.

Baby Rock & Rhyme at Miramar Library

Miramar Library Baby Rock & Rhyme is a new way for parents and carers to interact with their babies through rhymes, finger-plays and stories delivered by experienced presenters. These free, weekly interactive sessions are a great opportunity to have fun, socialise and spend quality 'one-on-one' time with your tot. Where: Miramar Library. Audience: Preschool. Event Type: Early Learning and Literacy. Contact: Phone us on (04) 388 8005, or email us. Tuesday, February 16, 2021, 10:15 AM – 10:45 AM. Miramar Library 68 Miramar Ave Miramar 6022. For more info visit www.wcl.govt.nz.

Pre-school storytime at Brooklyn Library

Brooklyn Library Storytime runs for about half an hour, with stories and songs. Pre-school storytimes are fun and free - there's no charge, and you don't have to book. Storytime is aimed at pre-school age children (three and four years old) - but younger siblings are always welcome! Where: Brooklyn Library. Audience: Preschool. Event Type: Early Learning and Literacy. Contact: Phone us on (04) 384 6814, or email us. Tuesday, February 16, 2021, 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM. 1 Harrison St Brooklyn 6021. For more info visit www.wcl.govt.nz.

Baby Rock & Rhyme at Cummings Park Library

Cummings Park Library Baby Rock & Rhyme is a new way for parents and carers to interact with their babies through rhymes, finger-plays and stories delivered by experienced presenters. These free, weekly interactive sessions are a great opportunity to have fun, socialise and spend quality 'one-on-one' time with your tot. Where: Cummings Park Library. Audience: Preschool. Event Type: Early Learning and Literacy. Contact: Phone us on (04) 479 2344, or email us. Tuesday, February 16, 2021, 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM. Cummings Park Library 1 Ottawa Rd Ngaio 6035. For more info visit www.wcl.govt.nz.

Preschool Storytime at Karori Library

Karori Library Storytime runs for about half an hour, with stories and songs. Pre-school storytimes are fun and free - there's no charge, and you don't have to book. Storytime is aimed at pre-school age children (three and four years old) - but younger siblings are always welcome! Where: Karori Library. Audience: Preschool. Event Type: Early Learning and Literacy. Contact: Phone us on (04) 476 8413, or email us. Tuesday, February 16, 2021, 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM. 247 Karori Rd Karori 6012. For more info visit www.wcl.govt.nz.

Pre-school storytime at Khandallah Library

Khandallah Library Storytime runs for about half an hour, with stories and songs. Pre-school storytimes are fun and free - there's no charge, and you don't have to book. Storytime is aimed at pre-school age children (three and four years old) - but younger siblings are always welcome! Where: Khandallah Library. Audience: Preschool. Event Type: Early Learning and Literacy. Contact: Phone us on (04) 479 7535, or email us. Tuesday, February 16, 2021, 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM. 8 Ganges Rd Khandallah 6035. For more info visit www.wcl.govt.nz.

Community Craft Circle

Wadestown Library Come along to Wadestown library for our monthly community craft circle. Held on the third Tuesday of each month, bring your latest craft project to work on and socialise with some fellow crafters. Where: Wadestown Library. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Event Type: Activities and Hobbies. Contact: Kath Read. Tuesday, February 16, 2021, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. 1 Moorhouse Street Wadestown 6012. For more info visit wcl.govt.nz.

Preschool Storytime

Johnsonville Library at Waitohi Hub Fun and interactive stories, songs and rhymes to inspire your preschooler and help grow a love of literacy. Through stories and play, children learn how to express themselves and understand the world around them. Johnsonville Library has many storytimes each week for you to enjoy, including: One weekly session on Fridays in te reo Māori One monthly session on the first Saturday of the month in a community language. Recommended for children aged 2 - 4 with their caregivers. Where: Johnsonville Library at Waitohi Hub. Audience: Preschool. Event Type: Early Learning and Literacy. Tuesday, February 16, 2021, 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM. 34 Moorefield Road, Johnsonville, Wellington 6037.

Stepping Up

Kilbirnie Library Free computer classes for people with basic skills. Every Tuesday at Kilbirnie library. 1pm-2.30pm. Where: Ruth Gotlieb (Kilbirnie) Library. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Event Type: Activities and Hobbies. Contact: Lauryn Hedley. Tuesday, February 16, 2021, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM. Kilbirnie Library, 101 Kilbirnie Crescent Kilbirnie 6022. For more info visit steppingup.nz.

Better Digital Futures -

Arapaki Manners Library Come and Learn basic digital skills in small classes using programmes specifically designed for those over 65. These classes are designed for those who have very little experience with the internet and digital technology. They are perfect for anyone keen to learn the basics of computer use and web browsing. To learn more or sign up please call Arapaki library on: 04-803 8303. Where: Arapaki Manners Library. Audience: Seniors. Event Type: Activities and Hobbies. Tuesday, February 16, 2021, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM. For more info visit diaa.arlo.co.

Zine Make n' Swap

Arapaki Manners Library Come on down to Arapaki Library on Manners Street every Tuesday evening to spend some time making zines and socialising with other local zinemakers. We'll supply plenty of materials, but feel free to bring your own as well. Once you've finished putting your zines together, you can swap with other zinemakers and/or you can donate your completed zines to the library, which people will then be able to browse and borrow! Where: Arapaki Manners Library. Audience: Children. Teens. Adults. Seniors. Event Type: Activities and Hobbies. Tuesday, February 16, 2021, 5:00 PM – 6:45 PM.

Movie Night

Te Awe Library Indie films, art-house flicks, documentaries and more -- join us at the library for a free film screening every month. Movies are selected from the library's collections and are suitable for adults. Check with the library to find out which movie is showing. Where: Te Awe Library. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Event Type: Music and Movies. Tuesday, February 16, 2021, 5:45 PM – 7:15 PM. 28 Brandon Street, Wellington.

Baby Rock and Rhyme

Johnsonville Library at Waitohi Hub A fun and educational programme for parents and carers to interact with their babies through songs and stories. Rhyme, rhythm, repetition and music are the building blocks of language for babies. Recommended for children aged 0 - 2 years with their caregivers. Where: Johnsonville Library at Waitohi Hub. Audience: Preschool. Event Type: Early Learning and Literacy. Wednesday, February 17, 2021, 10:00 AM – 10:30 AM. 34 Moorefield Road, Johnsonville, Wellington 6037.

Pre-school storytime at Cummings Park Library

Cummings Park Library Storytime runs for about half an hour, with stories and songs. Pre-school storytimes are fun and free - there's no charge, and you don't have to book. Storytime is aimed at pre-school age children (three and four years old) - but younger siblings are always welcome! Where: Cummings Park Library. Audience: Preschool. Event Type: Early Learning and Literacy. Contact: Phone us on (04) 479 2344, or email us. Wednesday, February 17, 2021, 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM. 1 Ottawa Rd Ngaio 6035. For more info visit www.wcl.govt.nz.

Preschool Storytime at Karori Library

Karori Library Storytime runs for about half an hour, with stories and songs. Pre-school storytimes are fun and free - there's no charge, and you don't have to book. Storytime is aimed at pre-school age children (three and four years old) - but younger siblings are always welcome! Where: Karori Library. Audience: Preschool. Event Type: Early Learning and Literacy. Contact: Phone us on (04) 476 8413, or email us. Wednesday, February 17, 2021, 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM. 247 Karori Rd Karori 6012. For more info visit www.wcl.govt.nz.

Pre-school storytime at Ruth Gotlieb (Kilbirnie) Library

Kilbirnie Library Storytime runs for about half an hour, with stories and songs. Pre-school storytimes are fun and free - there's no charge, and you don't have to book. Storytime is aimed at pre-school age children (three and four years old) - but younger siblings are always welcome! Where: Ruth Gotlieb (Kilbirnie) Library. Audience: Preschool. Event Type: Early Learning and Literacy. Contact: Phone us on (04) 387 1480, or email us. Wednesday, February 17, 2021, 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM. 101 Kilbirnie Crescent Kilbirnie 6022. For more info visit www.wcl.govt.nz.

Pre-school storytime at Newtown Library

Newtown Library Storytime runs for about half an hour, with stories and songs. Pre-school storytimes are fun and free - there's no charge, and you don't have to book. Storytime is aimed at pre-school age children (three and four years old) - but younger siblings are always welcome! Where: Newtown Library. Audience: Preschool. Event Type: Early Learning and Literacy. Contact: Phone us on (04) 389 2830, or email us. Wednesday, February 17, 2021, 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM. 13 Constable St Newtown 6021. For more info visit www.wcl.govt.nz.

Social English Group at Newtown Library

Newtown Library Come along to our free English conversation sessions at Newtown Library. We meet every Wednesday from 11am-12pm to chat and improve our English conversation skills. All levels welcome! Where: Newtown Library. Audience: Adults. Event Type: Book and Discussion groups. Culture and Language. Language: English. Contact: Newtown Library (ph 389 2830). Wednesday, February 17, 2021, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Newtown Library 13 Constable Street Newtown Wellington 6021. For more info visit www.wcl.govt.nz.

Baby Rock and Rhyme at Te Awe Library

Te Awe Library A fun and educational programme for parents and carers to interact with their babies through songs and stories. Rhyme, rhythm, repetition and music are the building blocks of language for babies. Recommended for children aged 0 - 2 years with their caregivers. Where: Te Awe Library. Audience: Preschool. Event Type: Early Learning and Literacy. Wednesday, February 17, 2021, 2:00 PM – 2:30 PM. 28 Brandon Street, Wellington. For more info visit wcl.govt.nz.

Better Digital Futures

Te Awe Library Come and Learn basic digital skills in small classes using programmes specifically designed for those over 65. These classes are designed for seniors who have some experience using digital devices and browsing the internet. They are suited to those who can do a few things on the internet such as answer an email but are keen to know more. To learn more or sign up please call Te Awe library on: 04-801 3529. Where: Te Awe Library. Audience: Seniors. Event Type: Activities and Hobbies. Wednesday, February 17, 2021, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM. For more info visit diaa.arlo.co.

CRAFTerschool

Miramar Library Come down to Miramar Library after school on Wednesdays during term time for these fun, free arts and crafts sessions for school-aged children. Get stuck into activities such as drawing, beading, origami, mask-making, and more, while making friends with other crafty kids. Suitable for children aged 5-12. Where: Miramar Library. Audience: Children. Event Type: Activities and Hobbies. Contact: 388 8005. Wednesday, February 17, 2021, 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM. 68 Miramar Avenue Miramar 6022.

CRAFTerschool

The HIVE Free arts and crafts for school-aged children. Get stuck into activities such as drawing, beading, origami, mask-making and much more. Whatever your level of ability, you'll have heaps of fun while making friends with other crafty kids in these hands-on sessions. Registrations not required. This programme runs weekly during term-time. Where: Johnsonville Library at Waitohi Hub. Johnsonville Library at Waitohi Hub > The HIVE. Audience: Children. Event Type: Activities and Hobbies. Wednesday, February 17, 2021, 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM. 34 Moorefield Road, Johnsonville, Wellington 6037.

Code Club Level 2

The HIVE Code Club Level 2 is a free coding club for children who have some coding experience under their belts. Students will select stimulating projects to work through supported by coding experts. This syllabus covers coding in Scratch 3.0, Python, and HTML/CSS. Registrations are required: visit https://codeclub.nz/join/VFQY6 to register. Recommended for coders aged 9 - 13. Where: Johnsonville Library at Waitohi Hub > The HIVE. Audience: Children. Event Type: Maker and Technology. Wednesday, February 17, 2021, 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM. 34 Moorefield Road, Johnsonville, Wellington 6037.

Baby Rock and Rhyme

Johnsonville Library at Waitohi Hub A fun and educational programme for parents and carers to interact with their babies through songs and stories. Rhyme, rhythm, repetition and music are the building blocks of language for babies. Recommended for children aged 0 - 2 years with their caregivers. Where: Johnsonville Library at Waitohi Hub. Audience: Preschool. Event Type: Early Learning and Literacy. Thursday, February 18, 2021, 10:00 AM – 10:30 AM. 34 Moorefield Road, Johnsonville, Wellington 6037.

Pre-school storytime at Island Bay Library

Island Bay Library Storytime runs for about half an hour, with stories and songs. Pre-school storytimes are fun and free - there's no charge, and you don't have to book. Storytime is aimed at pre-school age children (three and four years old) - but younger siblings are always welcome! Where: Island Bay Library. Audience: Preschool. Event Type: Early Learning and Literacy. Contact: Phone us on (04) 383 7216, or email us. Thursday, February 18, 2021, 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM. 167 The Parade Island Bay 6023. For more info visit www.wcl.govt.nz.

Baby Rock & Rhyme at Karori Library

Karori Library Baby Rock & Rhyme is a new way for parents and carers to interact with their babies through rhymes, finger-plays and stories delivered by experienced presenters. These free, weekly interactive sessions are a great opportunity to have fun, socialise and spend quality 'one-on-one' time with your tot. Where: Karori Library. Audience: Preschool. Event Type: Early Learning and Literacy. Contact: Phone us on (04) 476 8413, or email us. Thursday, February 18, 2021, 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM. 247 Karori Rd Karori 6012. For more info visit www.wcl.govt.nz.

Pre-school storytime at Miramar Library

Miramar Library Storytime runs for about half an hour, with stories and songs. Pre-school storytimes are fun and free - there's no charge, and you don't have to book. Storytime is aimed at pre-school age children (three and four years old) - but younger siblings are always welcome! Where: Miramar Library. Audience: Preschool. Event Type: Early Learning and Literacy. Contact: Phone us on (04) 388 8005, or email us. Thursday, February 18, 2021, 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM. 68 Miramar Ave Miramar 6022. For more info visit www.wcl.govt.nz.

Preschool Storytime at Te Awe Library

Te Awe Library Fun and interactive stories, songs and rhymes to inspire your preschooler and help grow a love of literacy. Through stories and play, children learn how to express themselves and understand the world around them. Recommended for children aged 2 - 4 with their caregivers. Where: Te Awe Library. Audience: Preschool. Event Type: Early Learning and Literacy. Thursday, February 18, 2021, 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM. 28 Brandon Street, Wellington. For more info visit wcl.govt.nz.

Code Club Level 1

The HIVE Code Club Level 1 is a free coding club for children at the beginning of their coding journey. Students will work their way through a range of fun coding projects supported by coding experts. This syllabus covers coding in Scratch 3.0 onliny. Registrations are required, and children enrol by default for two consecutive school terms: visit https://codeclub.nz/join/orAgL to register. Recommended for coders aged 9 - 13. Where: Johnsonville Library at Waitohi Hub > The HIVE. Audience: Children. Event Type: Maker and Technology. Thursday, February 18, 2021, 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM. 34 Moorefield Road, Johnsonville, Wellington 6037.

Movie night @ Wadestown

Wadestown Library We are showing free movies at Wadestown Library, with a new theme every month. Films are suitable for adults and mostly rated PG (Parental Guidance Suggested) or G (General). Everyone is welcome. Where: Wadestown Library. Audience: Adults. Event Type: Music and Movies. Contact: 04 4735211. Thursday, February 18, 2021, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM. 1 Moorhouse St, Wadestown, Wellington 6012. For more info visit www.wcl.govt.nz.

Baby Rock & Rhyme at Tawa Library

Mervyn Kemp (Tawa) Library Baby Rock & Rhyme is a new way for parents and carers to interact with their babies through rhymes, finger-plays and stories delivered by experienced presenters. These free, weekly interactive sessions are a great opportunity to have fun, socialise and spend quality 'one-on-one' time with your tot. Where: Mervyn Kemp (Tawa) Library. Audience: Preschool. Event Type: Early Learning and Literacy. Contact: Phone us on (04) 232 1690, or email us. Friday, February 19, 2021, 10:00 AM – 10:30 AM. Tawa Library cnr Cambridge St & Main Rd Tawa 5028. For more info visit www.wcl.govt.nz.

Baby Rock & Rhyme at Ruth Gotlieb (Kilbirnie) Library

Kilbirnie Library Baby Rock & Rhyme is a new way for parents and carers to interact with their babies through rhymes, finger-plays and stories delivered by experienced presenters. These free, weekly interactive sessions are a great opportunity to have fun, socialise and spend quality 'one-on-one' time with your tot. Where: Ruth Gotlieb (Kilbirnie) Library. Audience: Preschool. Event Type: Early Learning and Literacy. Contact: Phone us on (04) 387 1480, or email us. Friday, February 19, 2021, 10:15 AM – 10:45 AM. 101 Kilbirnie Crescent Kilbirnie 6022. For more info visit www.wcl.govt.nz.

Baby Rock & Rhyme at Karori Library

Karori Library Baby Rock & Rhyme is a new way for parents and carers to interact with their babies through rhymes, finger-plays and stories delivered by experienced presenters. These free, weekly interactive sessions are a great opportunity to have fun, socialise and spend quality 'one-on-one' time with your tot. Where: Karori Library. Audience: Preschool. Event Type: Early Learning and Literacy. Contact: Phone us on (04) 476 8413, or email us. Friday, February 19, 2021, 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM. 247 Karori Rd Karori 6012. For more info visit www.wcl.govt.nz.

Preschool Storytime at Wadestown Library

Wadestown Library Storytime runs for about half an hour, with stories and songs. Pre-school storytimes are fun and free - there's no charge, and you don't have to book. Storytime is aimed at pre-school age children (three and four years old) - but younger siblings are always welcome! Where: Wadestown Library. Audience: Preschool. Event Type: Early Learning and Literacy. Contact: Phone us on (04) 473 5211, or email us. Friday, February 19, 2021, 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM. cnr Moorhouse St & Lennel Rd Wadestown 6012. For more info visit www.wcl.govt.nz.

Aotearoa Pre-school Story Time

He Matapihi Molesworth Library Fun and interactive stories, songs and rhymes from Aotearoa to inspire your tamariki, mokopuna and help grow a love of literacy. Through stories and play, children learn how to express themselves and understand the world around them. Where: He Matapihi Molesworth. Audience: Preschool. Event Type: Early Learning and Literacy. Contact: 048014122. Theme: A pre-school storytime using the 'He Matapihi' Aotearoa collection. Friday, February 19, 2021, 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM. He Matapihi Molesworth Library, 70 Molesworth Street, Wellington.

Kōhunga Kōrero

Johnsonville Library at Waitohi Hub Whāngaia tō Tama Toa ki te pānui pukapuka. Pakiwaitara i roto i te reo Māori. E 30 meneti pakiwaitara, rotarota, waiata hoki i roto i te reo Māori nō ngā kōhungahunga me ō rātou mātua kaitiaki. Get your superhero hooked on books with storytimes in te reo Māori at your local library. Featuring stories, rhymes and songs in te reo Māori, these sessions are open to anyone, and are recommended for children aged 2 - 6 years. Children must be accompanied by a caregiver. Registrations not required. Where: Johnsonville Library at Waitohi Hub. Audience: Preschool. Children. Event Type: Culture and Language. Early Learning and Literacy. Language: Te reo Māori. Friday, February 19, 2021, 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM. Johnsonville Library, 34 Moorefield Road, Johnsonville, Wellington 6037.

Dungeons and Dragons

Johnsonville Library at Waitohi Hub Calling all adventurers -- seasoned questers and fresh-faced recruits alike -- for Dungeons and Dragons campaigns at your local library. Solve problems, fight battles of epic proportions, and find your people in a friendly and supportive environment. We'll provide the Dungeon Master, dice, books and gear; you provide the imagination. Registrations required. Email - johnsonville.library@wcc.govt.nz to secure your place. Recommended for ages 9 - 19. Where: Johnsonville Library at Waitohi Hub. Audience: Teens. Event Type: Activities and Hobbies. Friday, February 19, 2021, 5:00 PM – 7:30 PM. 34 Moorefield Road, Johnsonville, Wellington 6037.

Family Maker Saturday

The HIVE Come along to The HIVE and work on your own ideas and projects using our wide range of creative technologies and tools, including 3D printers, the audio studio, sewing machines and much more. There will be different family-friendly activities to try each week. These sessions are self-guided, but staff will be on hand to assist if needed. Suitable for ages 14 - 140; Children under the age of 14 years may attend with a caregiver. This event is on in the HIVE in Johnsonville Library at the Waitohi Community Hub. Where: Johnsonville Library at Waitohi Hub. Johnsonville Library at Waitohi Hub > The HIVE. Audience: Children. Teens. Adults. Seniors. Event Type: Maker and Technology. Saturday, February 20, 2021, 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM. 34 Moorefield Road, Johnsonville, Wellington 6037.

Let's Go LEGO®

Karori Library Let's build - let's explore - let's create! Come along to your library on the 3rd Saturday of every month to create your LEGO® masterpiece. Suitable for ages 5+. Where: Karori Library. Audience: Children. Contact: Karori Library, 476 8413. Saturday, February 20, 2021, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM. 247 Karori Road Karori 6012. For more info visit www.wcl.govt.nz.

Preschool Storytime

Johnsonville Library at Waitohi Hub Fun and interactive stories, songs and rhymes to inspire your preschooler and help grow a love of literacy. Through stories and play, children learn how to express themselves and understand the world around them. Johnsonville Library has many storytimes each week for you to enjoy, including: One weekly session on Fridays in te reo Māori One monthly session on the first Saturday of the month in a community language. Recommended for children aged 2 - 4 with their caregivers. Where: Johnsonville Library at Waitohi Hub. Audience: Preschool. Event Type: Early Learning and Literacy. Saturday, February 20, 2021, 2:00 PM – 2:30 PM. 34 Moorefield Road, Johnsonville, Wellington 6037.

Family Storytime

Te Awe Library Fun and interactive stories, songs and rhymes to inspire your preschooler and help grow a love of literacy. Through stories and play, children learn how to express themselves and understand the world around them. Recommended for children aged 2 - 4 with their caregivers. Where: Te Awe Library. Audience: Preschool. Event Type: Early Learning and Literacy. Saturday, February 20, 2021, 2:00 PM – 2:30 PM. 28 Brandon Street, Wellington.

LEGO® Time

Te Awe Library Come down to the library and get creative in these free-build sessions with our extensive LEGO® collections. Builders of all ages and experience levels are welcome to get stuck in. Recommended for ages 5 - 105. Children under the age of 14 years should be accompanied by a caregiver. Registrations are not required. Where: Te Awe Library. Audience: Children. Teens. Adults. Event Type: Activities and Hobbies. Sunday, February 21, 2021, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Te Awe Library, 29b Brandon Street. For more info visit wcl.govt.nz.

Preschool Storytime at Karori Library

Karori Library Storytime runs for about half an hour, with stories and songs. Pre-school storytimes are fun and free - there's no charge, and you don't have to book. Storytime is aimed at pre-school age children (three and four years old) - but younger siblings are always welcome! Where: Karori Library. Audience: Preschool. Event Type: Early Learning and Literacy. Contact: Phone us on (04) 476 8413, or email us. Monday, February 22, 2021, 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM. 247 Karori Rd Karori 6012. For more info visit www.wcl.govt.nz.

Pre-school storytime at Ruth Gotlieb (Kilbirnie) Library

Kilbirnie Library Storytime runs for about half an hour, with stories and songs. Pre-school storytimes are fun and free - there's no charge, and you don't have to book. Storytime is aimed at pre-school age children (three and four years old) - but younger siblings are always welcome! Where: Ruth Gotlieb (Kilbirnie) Library. Audience: Preschool. Event Type: Early Learning and Literacy. Contact: Phone us on (04) 387 1480, or email us. Monday, February 22, 2021, 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM. 101 Kilbirnie Crescent Kilbirnie 6022. For more info visit www.wcl.govt.nz.

Pre-school storytime at Mervyn Kemp (Tawa) Library

Mervyn Kemp (Tawa) Library Storytime runs for about half an hour, with stories and songs. Pre-school storytimes are fun and free - there's no charge, and you don't have to book. Storytime is aimed at pre-school age children (three and four years old) - but younger siblings are always welcome! Where: Mervyn Kemp (Tawa) Library. Audience: Preschool. Event Type: Early Learning and Literacy. Contact: Phone us on (04) 232 1690, or email us. Monday, February 22, 2021, 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM. cnr Cambridge St & Main Rd Tawa 5028. For more info visit www.wcl.govt.nz.

Baby Rock and Rhyme at Te Awe Library

Te Awe Library A fun and educational programme for parents and carers to interact with their babies through songs and stories. Rhyme, rhythm, repetition and music are the building blocks of language for babies. Recommended for children aged 0 - 2 years with their caregivers. Where: Te Awe Library. Audience: Preschool. Event Type: Early Learning and Literacy. Monday, February 22, 2021, 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM. 28 Brandon Street, Wellington. For more info visit wcl.govt.nz.

Social English Group at Kilbirnie Library

Kilbirnie Library Come along to our free English conversation sessions at Kilbirnie Library. We meet every Monday from 11am-12pm to chat and improve our English conversation skills. All levels welcome! Where: Ruth Gotlieb (Kilbirnie) Library. Audience: Teens. Adults. Seniors. Event Type: Book and Discussion groups. Culture and Language. Language: English. Contact: Fiona at Kilbirnie library - ph. 387 1480. Monday, February 22, 2021, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Kilbirnie Library 101 Kilbirnie Crescent Kilbirnie 6022. For more info visit www.wcl.govt.nz.

Baby Rock and Rhyme

Johnsonville Library at Waitohi Hub A fun and educational programme for parents and carers to interact with their babies through songs and stories. Rhyme, rhythm, repetition and music are the building blocks of language for babies. Recommended for children aged 0 - 2 years with their caregivers. Where: Johnsonville Library at Waitohi Hub. Audience: Preschool. Event Type: Early Learning and Literacy. Monday, February 22, 2021, 2:00 PM – 2:30 PM. 34 Moorefield Road, Johnsonville, Wellington 6037.

CRAFTerschool

Mervyn Kemp (Tawa) Library CRAFTerschool is a free art & craft session aimed at school aged children. Sessions run from 3.30 - 4.30pm during the school term only. Try your hand at activities such as drawing, origami, mask making and much more. Where: Mervyn Kemp (Tawa) Library. Audience: Children. Event Type: Activities and Hobbies. Contact: Tawa Library. Theme: CRAFTerschool. Monday, February 22, 2021, 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM. Tawa Library, 158 Main Road Tawa 5028.

Baby Rock & Rhyme at Island Bay Library

Island Bay Library Baby Rock & Rhyme is a new way for parents and carers to interact with their babies through rhymes, finger-plays and stories delivered by experienced presenters. These free, weekly interactive sessions are a great opportunity to have fun, socialise and spend quality 'one-on-one' time with your tot. Where: Island Bay Library. Audience: Preschool. Event Type: Early Learning and Literacy. Contact: Phone us on (04) 477 6151, or email us. Tuesday, February 23, 2021, 9:30 AM – 10:00 AM. Island Bay Library 167 The Parade Island Bay 6023. For more info visit www.wcl.govt.nz.

Baby Rock & Rhyme at Miramar Library

Miramar Library Baby Rock & Rhyme is a new way for parents and carers to interact with their babies through rhymes, finger-plays and stories delivered by experienced presenters. These free, weekly interactive sessions are a great opportunity to have fun, socialise and spend quality 'one-on-one' time with your tot. Where: Miramar Library. Audience: Preschool. Event Type: Early Learning and Literacy. Contact: Phone us on (04) 388 8005, or email us. Tuesday, February 23, 2021, 10:15 AM – 10:45 AM. Miramar Library 68 Miramar Ave Miramar 6022. For more info visit www.wcl.govt.nz.

Pre-school storytime at Brooklyn Library

Brooklyn Library Storytime runs for about half an hour, with stories and songs. Pre-school storytimes are fun and free - there's no charge, and you don't have to book. Storytime is aimed at pre-school age children (three and four years old) - but younger siblings are always welcome! Where: Brooklyn Library. Audience: Preschool. Event Type: Early Learning and Literacy. Contact: Phone us on (04) 384 6814, or email us. Tuesday, February 23, 2021, 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM. 1 Harrison St Brooklyn 6021. For more info visit www.wcl.govt.nz.

Baby Rock & Rhyme at Cummings Park Library

Cummings Park Library Baby Rock & Rhyme is a new way for parents and carers to interact with their babies through rhymes, finger-plays and stories delivered by experienced presenters. These free, weekly interactive sessions are a great opportunity to have fun, socialise and spend quality 'one-on-one' time with your tot. Where: Cummings Park Library. Audience: Preschool. Event Type: Early Learning and Literacy. Contact: Phone us on (04) 479 2344, or email us. Tuesday, February 23, 2021, 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM. Cummings Park Library 1 Ottawa Rd Ngaio 6035. For more info visit www.wcl.govt.nz.

Preschool Storytime at Karori Library

Karori Library Storytime runs for about half an hour, with stories and songs. Pre-school storytimes are fun and free - there's no charge, and you don't have to book. Storytime is aimed at pre-school age children (three and four years old) - but younger siblings are always welcome! Where: Karori Library. Audience: Preschool. Event Type: Early Learning and Literacy. Contact: Phone us on (04) 476 8413, or email us. Tuesday, February 23, 2021, 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM. 247 Karori Rd Karori 6012. For more info visit www.wcl.govt.nz.

Pre-school storytime at Khandallah Library

Khandallah Library Storytime runs for about half an hour, with stories and songs. Pre-school storytimes are fun and free - there's no charge, and you don't have to book. Storytime is aimed at pre-school age children (three and four years old) - but younger siblings are always welcome! Where: Khandallah Library. Audience: Preschool. Event Type: Early Learning and Literacy. Contact: Phone us on (04) 479 7535, or email us. Tuesday, February 23, 2021, 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM. 8 Ganges Rd Khandallah 6035. For more info visit www.wcl.govt.nz.

Preschool Storytime

Johnsonville Library at Waitohi Hub Fun and interactive stories, songs and rhymes to inspire your preschooler and help grow a love of literacy. Through stories and play, children learn how to express themselves and understand the world around them. Johnsonville Library has many storytimes each week for you to enjoy, including: One weekly session on Fridays in te reo Māori One monthly session on the first Saturday of the month in a community language. Recommended for children aged 2 - 4 with their caregivers. Where: Johnsonville Library at Waitohi Hub. Audience: Preschool. Event Type: Early Learning and Literacy. Tuesday, February 23, 2021, 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM. 34 Moorefield Road, Johnsonville, Wellington 6037.

Stepping Up

Kilbirnie Library Free computer classes for people with basic skills. Every Tuesday at Kilbirnie library. 1pm-2.30pm. Where: Ruth Gotlieb (Kilbirnie) Library. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Event Type: Activities and Hobbies. Contact: Lauryn Hedley. Tuesday, February 23, 2021, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM. Kilbirnie Library, 101 Kilbirnie Crescent Kilbirnie 6022. For more info visit steppingup.nz.

Better Digital Futures -

Arapaki Manners Library Come and Learn basic digital skills in small classes using programmes specifically designed for those over 65. These classes are designed for those who have very little experience with the internet and digital technology. They are perfect for anyone keen to learn the basics of computer use and web browsing. To learn more or sign up please call Arapaki library on: 04-803 8303. Where: Arapaki Manners Library. Audience: Seniors. Event Type: Activities and Hobbies. Tuesday, February 23, 2021, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM. For more info visit diaa.arlo.co.

Zine Make n' Swap

Arapaki Manners Library Come on down to Arapaki Library on Manners Street every Tuesday evening to spend some time making zines and socialising with other local zinemakers. We'll supply plenty of materials, but feel free to bring your own as well. Once you've finished putting your zines together, you can swap with other zinemakers and/or you can donate your completed zines to the library, which people will then be able to browse and borrow! Where: Arapaki Manners Library. Audience: Children. Teens. Adults. Seniors. Event Type: Activities and Hobbies. Tuesday, February 23, 2021, 5:00 PM – 6:45 PM.

Movie Night

Te Awe Library Indie films, art-house flicks, documentaries and more -- join us at the library for a free film screening every month. Movies are selected from the library's collections and are suitable for adults. Check with the library to find out which movie is showing. Where: Te Awe Library. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Event Type: Music and Movies. Tuesday, February 23, 2021, 5:45 PM – 7:15 PM. 28 Brandon Street, Wellington.

Baby Rock and Rhyme

Johnsonville Library at Waitohi Hub A fun and educational programme for parents and carers to interact with their babies through songs and stories. Rhyme, rhythm, repetition and music are the building blocks of language for babies. Recommended for children aged 0 - 2 years with their caregivers. Where: Johnsonville Library at Waitohi Hub. Audience: Preschool. Event Type: Early Learning and Literacy. Wednesday, February 24, 2021, 10:00 AM – 10:30 AM. 34 Moorefield Road, Johnsonville, Wellington 6037.

Pre-school storytime at Cummings Park Library

Cummings Park Library Storytime runs for about half an hour, with stories and songs. Pre-school storytimes are fun and free - there's no charge, and you don't have to book. Storytime is aimed at pre-school age children (three and four years old) - but younger siblings are always welcome! Where: Cummings Park Library. Audience: Preschool. Event Type: Early Learning and Literacy. Contact: Phone us on (04) 479 2344, or email us. Wednesday, February 24, 2021, 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM. 1 Ottawa Rd Ngaio 6035. For more info visit www.wcl.govt.nz.

Preschool Storytime at Karori Library

Karori Library Storytime runs for about half an hour, with stories and songs. Pre-school storytimes are fun and free - there's no charge, and you don't have to book. Storytime is aimed at pre-school age children (three and four years old) - but younger siblings are always welcome! Where: Karori Library. Audience: Preschool. Event Type: Early Learning and Literacy. Contact: Phone us on (04) 476 8413, or email us. Wednesday, February 24, 2021, 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM. 247 Karori Rd Karori 6012. For more info visit www.wcl.govt.nz.

Pre-school storytime at Ruth Gotlieb (Kilbirnie) Library

Kilbirnie Library Storytime runs for about half an hour, with stories and songs. Pre-school storytimes are fun and free - there's no charge, and you don't have to book. Storytime is aimed at pre-school age children (three and four years old) - but younger siblings are always welcome! Where: Ruth Gotlieb (Kilbirnie) Library. Audience: Preschool. Event Type: Early Learning and Literacy. Contact: Phone us on (04) 387 1480, or email us. Wednesday, February 24, 2021, 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM. 101 Kilbirnie Crescent Kilbirnie 6022. For more info visit www.wcl.govt.nz.

Pre-school storytime at Newtown Library

Newtown Library Storytime runs for about half an hour, with stories and songs. Pre-school storytimes are fun and free - there's no charge, and you don't have to book. Storytime is aimed at pre-school age children (three and four years old) - but younger siblings are always welcome! Where: Newtown Library. Audience: Preschool. Event Type: Early Learning and Literacy. Contact: Phone us on (04) 389 2830, or email us. Wednesday, February 24, 2021, 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM. 13 Constable St Newtown 6021. For more info visit www.wcl.govt.nz.

Social English Group at Newtown Library

Newtown Library Come along to our free English conversation sessions at Newtown Library. We meet every Wednesday from 11am-12pm to chat and improve our English conversation skills. All levels welcome! Where: Newtown Library. Audience: Adults. Event Type: Book and Discussion groups. Culture and Language. Language: English. Contact: Newtown Library (ph 389 2830). Wednesday, February 24, 2021, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Newtown Library 13 Constable Street Newtown Wellington 6021. For more info visit www.wcl.govt.nz.

Baby Rock and Rhyme at Te Awe Library

Te Awe Library A fun and educational programme for parents and carers to interact with their babies through songs and stories. Rhyme, rhythm, repetition and music are the building blocks of language for babies. Recommended for children aged 0 - 2 years with their caregivers. Where: Te Awe Library. Audience: Preschool. Event Type: Early Learning and Literacy. Wednesday, February 24, 2021, 2:00 PM – 2:30 PM. 28 Brandon Street, Wellington. For more info visit wcl.govt.nz.

Better Digital Futures

Te Awe Library Come and Learn basic digital skills in small classes using programmes specifically designed for those over 65. These classes are designed for seniors who have some experience using digital devices and browsing the internet. They are suited to those who can do a few things on the internet such as answer an email but are keen to know more. To learn more or sign up please call Te Awe library on: 04-801 3529. Where: Te Awe Library. Audience: Seniors. Event Type: Activities and Hobbies. Wednesday, February 24, 2021, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM. For more info visit diaa.arlo.co.

CRAFTerschool

Miramar Library Come down to Miramar Library after school on Wednesdays during term time for these fun, free arts and crafts sessions for school-aged children. Get stuck into activities such as drawing, beading, origami, mask-making, and more, while making friends with other crafty kids. Suitable for children aged 5-12. Where: Miramar Library. Audience: Children. Event Type: Activities and Hobbies. Contact: 388 8005. Wednesday, February 24, 2021, 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM. 68 Miramar Avenue Miramar 6022.

CRAFTerschool

The HIVE Free arts and crafts for school-aged children. Get stuck into activities such as drawing, beading, origami, mask-making and much more. Whatever your level of ability, you'll have heaps of fun while making friends with other crafty kids in these hands-on sessions. Registrations not required. This programme runs weekly during term-time. Where: Johnsonville Library at Waitohi Hub. Johnsonville Library at Waitohi Hub > The HIVE. Audience: Children. Event Type: Activities and Hobbies. Wednesday, February 24, 2021, 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM. 34 Moorefield Road, Johnsonville, Wellington 6037.

Code Club Level 2

The HIVE Code Club Level 2 is a free coding club for children who have some coding experience under their belts. Students will select stimulating projects to work through supported by coding experts. This syllabus covers coding in Scratch 3.0, Python, and HTML/CSS. Registrations are required: visit https://codeclub.nz/join/VFQY6 to register. Recommended for coders aged 9 - 13. Where: Johnsonville Library at Waitohi Hub > The HIVE. Audience: Children. Event Type: Maker and Technology. Wednesday, February 24, 2021, 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM. 34 Moorefield Road, Johnsonville, Wellington 6037.