This programme took place in 2021. If you are looking for the latest school holidays, please check Kokonga Tamariki - Kids' Corner.
The stars are aligning for two weeks of family-friendly activities this Matariki, with the Maaori New Year coinciding with the school holidays!
Each library branch has a jam-packed programme of hands-on learning activities:
Hanga he whetuu - Create a Star
Chartwell Library, Tuesday 13 July.
Ngaa Whetuu o te Ao - A World of Stars
Hillcrest Library, Thursday 15 July.
Whetuu Ataahua - Beautiful Stars
Dinsdale Library, Friday 16 July.
Kiwicorn’s Flurry of Feelings
Central Library, Tuesday 20 July.
Ngaa Keretao o Matariki
Glenview Library, Wednesday 21 July.
Tirama Tirama Ngaa Whetuu - Twinkle Twinkle Little Stars
St Andrews Library, Thursday 22 July.
Activities for home
Koorero Pukapuka ki Matariki
Don't forget to participate in our reading programme this school holiday!Read more
Speak Maaori for Kids
Let's memorise some commonly used Te reo Maaori words and phrases!Read more
We have some great colouring pages available so sharpen your colour pencils!Read more