News and Events

What’s on for children? We have regular events for all ages and one-off special events. There’s something for everyone!

Te Reo Māori Tamariki Time

Join us for stories, singing, dancing, music and fun.

Haere mai ki te whakarongo ki ngā pakiwaitara, ki te waiata me te kanikani hoki.

Waikanae                          10.30-11.00am        Tuesday 12 March

                                           Mahara Place  (outside Sunday Cantina)

Paraparaumu Library        10.30-11.00am        Wednesday 6 March

Ōtaki Library                      10.30-11.00am        Thursday 21 March

Tamariki Time

Join us for singing, stories, finger rhymes, music and fun.  Tamariki Time is for children aged 0-5 and their whanau. Tamariki Time runs during term time only.

Waikanae Memorial Hall   10.30-11.00am     Tuesdays

Paraparaumu Library       10.30-11.00am      Wednesdays

Ōtaki Library                     10.30-11.00am     Thursdays

Book Buzz 

A book club for children in Year 6,7 or 8 to share what they have been reading and have some fun.

Paraparaumu Library             5.30-6.30pm     Third Friday of each month

Lego Club

Calling all Lego fans! We supply the Lego, you supply the ideas. Come along to this informal group to get creative and share skills.    

Paraparaumu Library             5.30-7pm         Second Friday of each month

Ōtaki Library                           3.30-4.30pm    Third Thursday of each month

Family Movies

Come and relax in front of our big screen.  Enjoy a free, family-rated movie.

Paraparaumu Library            5.30-7pm          Fourth Friday of each month

Ōtaki Library                         3.20-5pm          Fridays