Libraries

See the latest news and find out what's happening at an Auckland Council Library near you.

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Summer 10 Jan 2023

Don't let grey skies spoil your summer

Across our region, there's plenty going on to keep you busy whatever the weather.

Libraries 19 Dec 2022

International recognition of historically significant papers for Auckland collection

Auckland Council Libraries are delighted to have the Clendon Papers added to the UNESCO Memory of the World Register.

Plans / Projects 5 Oct 2022

Have your say on Leys Institute restoration and modernisation designs

It is time to have your say on the future design for the restoration of the much-loved Leys Institute at 20 St Marys Road, with consultation on two design options open until 1 December.

Libraries 29 Sep 2022

Name adopted for Avondale library and community hub

Avondale library and community hub has taken another step in its development, following the adoption of the name ‘Te Hono’ by Whau Local Board.

Libraries 22 Sep 2022

Essential works begin at Helensville War Memorial Hall and Library

Essential works to upgrade and strengthen the Helensville War Memorial Hall and Library will get underway this month.

COVID-19 12 Sep 2022

Upcoming changes to COVID-19 restrictions at Auckland Council facilities following traffic light announcement

Face masks no longer required at Auckland Council facilities from Tuesday 13 September.

Libraries 31 Aug 2022

Digitised Chelsea archives a treat for local historians

Historical records from over 4,700 employees of the Chelsea Sugar Refinery going back to the 1880s have been digitised and made available to the public thanks to funding from the Kaipātiki Local Board.

Events80 Results

15 Nov 2022 - 13 Dec 2023

Ōrewa Cross Stitch

Ōrewa Cross Stitch is a social group, so bring your ideas and stories, we will provide a venue and a safe space for like-minded people.

03 Feb 2023

Chinese/Korean Pancake Workshop (Registration required)

Learn how to make Chinese scallion and Korean kimchi pancakes.

03 Feb 2023 - 31 Mar 2023

Digital: Digital Devices

Learn how to make the best use of your phone and other devices.

03 Feb 2023 - 15 Dec 2023

Rhymetime with Stories

Rhymetime is a fun, free session for pre-schoolers to sing, move and practise co-ordination.

01 Feb 2023 - 10 Feb 2023

Online Waitangi Cloze

Complete the Waitangi story online.

01 Feb 2023 - 10 Feb 2023

Waitangi Day Online Word Search

Play online word search with your family and friends.

01 Feb 2023 - 26 Feb 2023

Queer Joy Exhibition

'Queer joy' is a feeling of happiness directly related to someone's experiences as a queer person.

01 Feb 2023 - 28 Feb 2023

Love is Love: Take 3 Romances

Take your pick of romance titles from our libraries or on Libby and OverDrive in February, and you're automatically in the draw to win a Love is Love picnic pack.