School Holiday Fun
Tuesday 20 April - Thursday 29 April
These school holidays all Hamilton City Libraries have fun, free events and activities planned for kids and their families!Read more
Every Friday, starting 7 May
This is a 10 week programme daring 4-8 year olds to do something new! Use STRAWBEES to build a robot racer or shapes that intrigue!Read more
Kanorau Digital Literacy
Thursday 18 March - Saturday 27 March
Kanorau Digital is a new short course designed to help individuals who find the digital world a bit (or a lot) challenging.Read more
Board games – BYO or play our games.
In partnership with Game Centre.
Out of the Box - Archives in the Community
The Whakaputu/Archives and Special Collections of Hamilton City Libraries is coming to a library branch near you!Read more
Wednesday 21 April
Come and make giant bubbles with our Bubble wands try to break the world’s biggest bubble record!Read more
Star Wars Whaanau Day
Saturday 1 May
A great day for the whole whaanau as we celebrate everything Star Wars. Come and check out our FREE activities with prizes and surprises!Read more
Term 2 Mondays at Chartwell Library
Term 2 Tuesdays at Dinsdale Library
Be creative - have fun while exploring with science, technology, arts and math... and a story to go with it!!!
Term 2 registrations are open now.
LEGO Mindstorms Robot Workshop
Every Tuesday, starting 4 May
Registrations for Term 2 now open!
Learn how to build and code a LEGO Mindstorm robot over 10 sessions in Auaha.
Every Wednesday, starting 5 May
Term 2 registrations now open!
The LAB is an interactive programme for young people which engages them in STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, Maths) and engenders a passion for learning.
Learn to Play Chess
Every Thursday, starting 6 May
Do you want to be the next Grandmaster of Chess? Or perhaps the next Beth Harmon from the Queen’s Gambit? Then join us for our Learn to Play Chess classes, for kids aged 8-13.Read more
The LAB – Libraries mobile makerspace programme is an interactive programme for young people which engages them in STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, Maths) and engenders a passion for learning.Read more
Adult Education classes
We have free adult education classes facilitated by Enrich+ educators at Central Library. No bookings required, and all are welcome.Read more
Youth Quiz nights
Get your team of 4-6 friends together and join Raise Up Hamilton in this monthly quiz for teens. Its free, light snack food and refreshments will be provided.Read more