Waitaki District Libraries
Library opening Hours over Easter

Oamaru Library will be closed on Good Friday 18th April,
Open  from 10:00-12:30 Saturday 19 April,
Closed Easter Monday 21st April,

Normal opening hours resume on Tuesday 22nd April.

(published on 15/04/2014)

BookChat @ Palmerston

BookChat will be happening at the Palmerston Library. If you want to find out more about BookChat @ Palmerston please contact Barbara Taylor on 03 465 1106.
New members are welcomed to our booklover’s discussions.
2:00pm Wednesday April 16th Palmerston Library

(published on 02/04/2014)

School Holidays

Sessions are for all ages with children 6 & under needing an adult or older child to support them. Sessions run from 10.30 -12 noon. Free but donations are welcome. Numbers are limited so please contact us to let us know you are coming: (03) 433-0850 or fkerr@waitaki.govt.nz

Oamaru Library: Monday 28th April: Inky Imaginations: creating creatures with your fingerprints.

North Otago Museum: Wednesday 30th April: Creative Creatures: finding out about the yellow-eyed penguin & making your own.

Forrester Gallery: Friday 2nd May: Layering Faces: visiting 'Broken Idols' exhibition then creating your own visual illusions using faces.

(published on 03/04/2014)

Toddler Time

Toddler Time: Stories and music for pre-schoolers and caregivers runs every Thursday at 10.30am. This programme continues through the school holidays.

(published on 10/07/2013)

Wriggle & Rhyme

Wriggle & Rhyme is taking a break until Friday May 16th. For further information, contact Fiona fkerr@waitaki.govt.nz or Julia jderuiter@waitaki.govt.nz Wriggle & Rhyme is an active movement programme for 0-2 year olds and caregivers which usually runs on Fridays during term time 10.30 -11am at the Oamaru Opera House.

(published on 11/10/2013)

New eAudiobooks from the Library

You can choose from over 500 eAudiobooks and download them from our new eAudiobook portal.
Login with your Library username and password and download your choices. Download and transfer your eAudiobooks to a CD, flash drive or your listening device.
Get the Borrowbox app for Apple and Android devices.
Download eAudiobooks from library.bolindadigital.com/waitaki


Check out Fundview at Waitaki District Libraries.
FundView is computer database of information about funding for community groups.
Fundview may only be accessed from within the library.


Check out Ancestry library edition at Waitaki District Libraries.
With 10 billion genealogical records from across the globe and millions of family trees, Ancestry library edition is the world’s largest online family history resource.
This resource may only be accessed from within the library.

Try our eBooks

We have partnered with Wheelers Books to bring ebooks to you. Find our ebooks on the Waitaki-Wheelers e-platform and download them to your device.
Sign in to the Waitaki-Wheelers e-platform with your library username and password to download ebooks.

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