Libraries

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

News190 Results

Summer 5 Mar 2024

Don't let grey skies spoil your summer

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

Libraries 28 Feb 2024

Rediscover your local library

Auckland has 56 libraries across the region where you can borrow books and magazines, both in paper form and digital.

Libraries 14 Feb 2024

Point Chevalier interim library delayed

Despite reaching agreement for a lease at a Great North Road site, council has been informed that the business leasing the location is currently under negotiation for sale, and no longer available for lease.

Council news 19 Dec 2023

Helensville Library services update

Helensville Library staff are receiving praise for stepping up in challenging circumstances.

Libraries 5 Dec 2023

Auckland Council Libraries celebrate four million milestone and announce Top 100 line-up

Auckland Council Libraries is excited to be reaching the remarkable milestone of four million checkouts this year on Libby this week – just in time for the highly anticipated annual Top 100 books list! 

Community 29 Nov 2023

Investigations into future Point Chevalier community hub underway

Four options are being investigated for future library and community services in Point Chevalier and will be presented to Albert-Eden Local Board in mid-2024.

Libraries 16 Nov 2023

New hours for Mt Roskill Library

The new schedule reduces opening times by two hours – closing half an hour earlier on Mondays and Fridays, and an hour earlier on Thursdays. 

Libraries 27 Oct 2023

Point Chevalier Library turns a page

Great news for local book lovers in Point Chevalier. The library will move to a new home for its books, following the decision to relocate in 2024.

Events205 Results

17 Apr 2024

Paper cup racing crabs

Make a paper cup crab and watch it race.

17 Apr 2024

Secrets of the Sea with Auckland Zoo

Calling all beach-goers, picnickers, snorkelers and shell-collectors!

17 Apr 2024

We Love Pokémon

Come along to take part in various Pokémon-themed activities.

17 Apr 2024 - 24 Apr 2024

April School Holiday Events at Mt Roskill Library

Join us for one of these events over the April school holidays.

17 Apr 2024 - 24 Apr 2024

Titirangi Library School Holidays

Dive into adventure at our underwater activities.

17 Apr 2024 - 24 Apr 2024

Underwater Worlds - School Holidays at Blockhouse Bay Library

Use your creative skills to create amazing crafts this school holiday.

15 Apr 2024 - 19 Apr 2024

Driver Education: Learner License classes

Accelerate your driving journey this school holidays

15 Apr 2024 - 26 Apr 2024

Ngaa Hararei Kura - School Holidays at Te Paataka Koorero o Takaanini

Make sure you get your parents to bring you to Te Paataka Koorero o Takaanini for some splashtast...