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A thoroughly interesting teenage guide to the summer holiday (aka how to keep them reading over the summer)

Hastings District Libraries is again running the MEH programme for teens 13-18yrs over the summer holidays.

What is MEH?

MEH is a teen offering that concentrates on multiple events throughout the summer that will be targeting different interests and fandoms. Taking cue from other successful library programmes it will also include a challenge card that encourages teens to interact with the libraries as well as reading and learning.

How does the challenge work?

Once a teen registers online at www.hastingslibraries.co.nz there are 12 challenges to work through. Teens choose whichever challenges they would like to complete.

Each time a challenge is completed it is recorded using the online form, or by talking to a librarian. They are then in to win in the weekly prize draws between 2 December 2019 and 21 January 2020. There are books, movie passes and other vouchers up for grabs. Teens will automatically be entered in to win for each week that they complete a challenge.

Participants who have completed 4 or more challenges will go in the grand prize draw to win one of 3 $100 Prezzy cards. These will be drawn at the Library Lock-in event on 22 January 2020

Information for Schools

We want to help encouraging your students to read over the summer break! You can help us achieve this goal by allowing us to talk to your students about this programme before the holidays. We’d love to come to your school assembly!

Here’s how it could work

  • Our team can come out to the school at a prearranged time during term 4
  • We wow your students with our literary awesomeness and they all clamour to sign up for the programme
  • Did we mention it’s FREE?

We look forward to hearing from you and organising a time to visit your school!

Contact the Learning and Discovery Team at hdlprogrammes@hdc.govt.nz

Register for MEH Challenges

Fill out the form below to register for the utterly thrilling. tour-de-force of interestingness that is the Teen MEH Challenge. Yay. 

Follow this link if the form fails to load. online form.

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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