Current events at the library

13 August 2021

The Library has a range of fantastic special events and regular events. Check out our Facebook page and website for details of all our events and activities. Bookings can be made by contacting the library on or calling 03 755 6208.

Special Events    
Evening of Spoken Word

In association with the National Poetry Day

Wednesday, 1 September 5.30pm – 7pm
Regular Events    
Tea and Tales

Dementia friendly book group

Registration required

Mondays 10.30am
Wriggle and Rhyme Storytime

A programme that promotes active movement for babies and toddlers.

Tuesdays during school term

24 August, 31 August, 7 September, 14 September, 21 September, 28 September

10.30am – 11.00am

STEAM Club is a six-week programme for children 8 years and upwards.

Registrations required.

Tuesdays during school term

24 August, 31 August, 7 September, 14 September, 21 September

3.30pm – 4.30pm
Wellbeing Conversation Group

Focusing on the Mental Health Foundation’s ‘Five Ways to Wellbeing, Ētahi ara e rima ki te ngākau ora.

First Wednesday of each month.

1 September, 6 October, 3 November, 1 December

11am – 12.00pm
Justice of the Peace Thursdays 11.00am – 1.00pm
Junior Book Club

Meet new people, listen to stories, talk about books, play games and choose new books. Registrations required.


26 August, 9 September, 23 September

3.30pm – 4.30pm
Play with Words

Monthly writing workshop, share inspiring writing games and spark your imagination.

Last Friday of each month.

27 August, 24 September, 29 October, 26 November.

10.00am – 12.00pm
Café Books

Join us for a cup of coffee/tea, a friendly chat and the chance to check out a stack of shiny new library books before they hit the shelves.

Saturdays 10.30 am
Telling West Coast Stories online

Improve the online presence of the West Coast online


28 August

4 September

25 September


Greymouth Library, 10.00am

Hokitika Library, 1.00pm

Greymouth Library, 10.00am

Keep up to date with upcoming events by checking out the Library’s Facebook page.

Current events at the library