Regular activities

Storytime | Mini Maestros | Minecraft | Creation Station | Library Aloud | Story Circle

Events and activities for children and families take place regularly at the Davis and Gonville Libraries. Follow us on Facebook for the latest info.

Story Time

Come and join us for Story Time. Listen to one of the Children’s Librarians read a variety of theme based picture books and sing a selection of songs. At the end of each session children are provided with a take home activity related to the theme of the week.

All children must be accompanied by a caregiver.

When: Every Tuesday at 10am
Where: Davis Library

When: Every Wednesday at 10:30am
Where: Gonville Library


When: Every Wednesday at 3pm
Where: Alexander Library | Te Rerenga mai o te Kāuru

Mini Maestros

Come and join us at the Davis Library every Friday at 10.30am for Mini Maestros Music Time.

This is a free music and movement session for tamariki aged 0 to 5 where we have fun singing, dancing and playing instruments.

Ages: 0 to 5 years old
When: Friday at 10:30am
Where: Davis Library

When: Friday at 10:30am
Where: Davis Library

Library Aloud – public readings by staff and patrons

Open event

When: Third Thursday of every month at 11:00am
Where: Davis Library

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Story Circle:  Stories and Yoga

Come and join us at the Davis Library every Saturday morning in the children’s area at 11am for Story Circle.

This activity is for tamariki 2 years and up. We read some of our best picture books, followed by some easy, fun yoga moves. These are suitable and safe for children (and their parents/caregivers!), so no prior experience needed.

Ages: 2+
When: Saturday @ 11am
Where: Davis Library