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July School Holiday Programme

  • Calendar Icon 8 July 2022 – 23 July 2022

He ngohe pārekareka, He ngohe tūhurahura

Play and Discover these July School Holidays.

Jam packed with fun, there is a little something for everyone.

Alan Dingley returns with energy filled story sessions across all our locations. Full of variety, including retro reads and a Perfect Picture Book Party at Central to celebrate NZ's best books featured as finalists in the NZ Children's and Young Adult book awards. Be sure to be join in these rip-roaring session reads!

Celebrating the launch of our new community Play Libraries we host a number of play sessions with Sport Manawatu out at a park near you.

We celebrate the announcement of the finalists in the NZ Children's and Young Adult Book Awards with a new Beanstack reading challenge - Palmy Kids Read NZ's Best which will run throughout the holidays and beyond, leading up to the awards night. This challenge starts on 8 July and ends 12 August. You can join up to beanstack via http://palmerstonnorthcitylibr... Read finalist books or choose some of your Aotearoa favourites, earn badges and be in to win some of the finalist books.

Our Central programme includes the very popular 'Grab and Go' activity packs celebrating Matariki. These are available Wednesday and Friday each week. We also have a variety of digital play sessions at all our locations, including robotics; minecraft; VR and more. And Canine Friends Pet Therapy drop in for a visit too!

And there is still more! Discover all our offerings below.

Have fun out there.


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