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Programmes Ngā HōtakaHDL handle the steam new

Hastings District Libraries hold a wide range of programmes throughout the year, involving both children and adults.

The Spring holidays are here, so we are proud to introduce Can You Handle the S.T.E.A.M 2.0! We've got lots of activities with a S.T.E.A.M focus - in fact, we've got heaps happening across our three libraries to keep the kids entertained. Check out the listings below and don't forget to keep checking in with us on Facebook and Twitter, too!

Can You Handle the S.T.E.A.M 2.0!

Click on a library below to find out what we have on offer for the Spring School Holidays!

Wreck the Tech

Monday 30 September 10.30am - 12.00pm
Join the IT guys in pulling apart bits of tech to see how they work. Ages 7+. REGISTRATION REQUIRED

The Great Lego Continuous Build

Monday 30 September - Sunday 6 October
Drop in anytime over the week to lend your engineering and design skills to our Lego build. Ages 5+.

Digital Storytime

Wednesday 2 October 10.30 - 11.15am
Share and interact with our favourite digital stories and make a take home craft. All ages.

MIF Shapeshifters Level 1

Monday 7 October 10.30am - 4.00pm
Year 1 & 2 students  - Explore shapes and geometry by taking part in an interactive, challenge and games filled day. Lunch and snacks provided! REGISTRATION REQUIRED

MIF Shapeshifters Level 2

Tuesday 8 October 10.30am - 4.00pm
Year 3 & 4 students  - Explore shapes and geometry by taking part in an interactive, challenge and games filled day. Lunch and snacks provided! REGISTRATION REQUIRED

MIF Shapeshifters Level 3

Wednesday 9 October 10.30am - 4.00pm
Year 5 & 6 students  - Explore shapes and geometry by taking part in an interactive, challenge and games filled day. Lunch and snacks provided! REGISTRATION REQUIRED

Digital Storytime

Wednesday 9 October 10.30 - 11.15am
Share and interact with our favourite digital stories and make a take home craft. All ages.

MIF Shapeshifters Level 4

Thursday 10 October 10.30am - 4.00pm
Year 7 & 8 students  - Explore shapes and geometry by taking part in an interactive, challenge and games filled day. Lunch and snacks provided! REGISTRATION REQUIRED

We may take photographs or video recordings during events and programmes which may be used in Council promotional material.

Binary Beading

Tuesday 1 October 10.30am - 12:00pm
Give offline coding a try by making some jewellery with a message.  Ages 7+.

Art Wall

Thursday 3 October 10.30am - 12.00pm
Like drawing, colouring, creating patterns or collage? Get creative and design a section or two of our giant art wall. All ages.

Lego Challenge

Tuesday 8 October 10.30am - 12.00pm
Join us for Lego in the library! Use your engineering skills to beat our challenges. Age 5+.

Newspaper Challenges

Thursday 10 October 10.30am - 12.00pm
Use your engineering skills to beat our Newspaper challenges! Ages 7+.

We may take photographs or video recordings during events and programmes which may be used in Council promotional material.

MIF Shapeshifters Level 1

Monday 30 September 10.30am - 4.00pm
Year 1 & 2 students - Explore shapes and geometry by taking part in an interactive, challenge and games filled day. Lunch and snacks provided! REGISTRATION REQUIRED

MIF Shapeshifters Level 2

Tuesday 1 October 10.30am - 4.00pm
Year 3 & 4 students - Explore shapes and geometry by taking part in an interactive, challenge and games filled day. Lunch and snacks provided! REGISTRATION REQUIRED

MIF Shapeshifter Level 3

Wednesday 2 October 10.30am - 4.00pm
Year 5 & 6 students  - Explore shapes and geometry by taking part in an interactive, challenge and games filled day. Lunch and snacks provided! REGISTRATION REQUIRED

MIF Shapeshifter Level 4

Thursday 3 October 10.30am - 4.00pm
Year 7 & 8 students  - Explore shapes and geometry by taking part in an interactive, challenge and games filled day. Lunch and snacks provided! REGISTRATION REQUIRED

Explosive Science

Wednesday 9 October 2.00 - 3.30pm
Are you interested in the weird, wacky and explosive? Engineer a masterpiece or make something fizz and fly into the air. Test your scientific theories at the Havelock North Library. Ages 5+ LIMITED PLACES - FIRST IN-FIRST SERVED

We may take photographs or video recordings during events and programmes which may be used in Council promotional material.

Hastings

Monday 10.00am - 6.00pm
Tuesday 9.00am - 8.00pm
Wednesday 9.00am - 6.00pm
Thursday 9.00am - 6.00pm
Friday 9.00am - 6.00pm
Saturday 10.00am - 4.00pm
Sunday 1.00pm - 4.00pm

Havelock North

Monday 10.00am - 6.00pm
Tuesday 9.00am - 6.00pm
Wednesday 9.00am - 6.00pm
Thursday 9.00am - 6.00pm
Friday 9.00am - 6.00pm
Saturday 10.00am - 4.00pm
Sunday CLOSED

Flaxmere

Monday 10.00am - 6.00pm
Tuesday 9.00am - 6.00pm
Wednesday 9.00am - 6.00pm
Thursday 9.00am - 6.00pm
Friday 9.00am - 6.00pm
Saturday 10.00am - 4.00pm
Sunday CLOSED

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