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Source: Auckland Council

Come along to Papakura Library for your summer adventure activities.

All events are suitable for children and their families.

Minecraft Club – 10 Dec – 21 Jan, Tuesdays 2.30pm-3.30pm 

Come along to our weekly Minecraft session for kids at Papakura Library. Meet other like-minded gamers and share gaming tips and tricks.

This is an opportunity for young Minecrafters to get together and have an hour of play in a safe and friendly library environment.

Please bring your own device (laptop, iPad, iPod, Android etc.) with Minecraft or Minecraft Pocket Edition installed. The app is available from minecraft.net.

If you are new to the Minecraft experience you might like to take a turn on our iPad.

Kihikihi Challenge 2: Christmas Storytime & Sending Love – Thu 19 Dec, 11am

Papakura Library would like to invite you to our Christmas storytime.

After stories, please share some kindness and make a Christmas card for Sending Love NZ.

Christmas Stories & Craft – Sat 21 Dec, 2pm

Celebrate Christmas with us with some Christmas stories and a fun craft activity. Suitable for kids and family.

Saturday Scavenger Hunt – Sat 4 Jan & Sat 11 Jan, 11am-2pm 

Join in the fun for a relaxing scavenger hunt around in the library.

Entry form available at the Library front desk from 11am-2pm.

Hand the completed forms back to Library staff to get in the draw for some cool prizes.

Tui Challenge 5: Agamograph Colouring – 23 Dec – 13 January, Mondays 11am

Have a go at the Agamograph.

Moa Movie Afternoon –  Fri 27 Dec, & Thu 16 Jan, 2.30pm 

Enjoy an old-favourite children’s movie selected by library staff.

Mangopare Challenge 3: Yoga Storytime –  Fri 3 Jan, 11am 

Get active and join us for a fun and relaxing yoga storytime.

Tui Challenge 8: Recycled Wearable Arts – Wed 8 Jan, 10.30am-12pm

Presented by Sustainable Papakura – Create wearable arts costume using only recycled materials. This workshop will be held at 4/2 Averill Street, Papakura.

Booking is required for this workshop. Please contact Papakura Library by phone or in person.

Kihikihi Challenge 4: Give it a go! Te reo Maori – Thu 9 Jan, 11am 

Learn how to introduce yourself in te reo Māori

Moa Challenge 3: Family History Mystery – Fri 10 Jan, 11am 

Explore your family history. Design a family crest or draw your family tree.

Tui Challenge 6: Koru Art – Tue 14 Jan, 11am

Learn and enjoy the art of koru then try creating your own artwork using koru patterns.

Kiwi Challenge 5: Recycled Poi Workshop – Wed 15 Jan, 11am-12pm

Presented by Sustainable Papakura – Learn how to make poi using recycled materials.

This workshop will be held at 4/2 Averill Street, Papakura.

Booking is required for this workshop. Please contact Papakura Library by phone or in person.

Moa Challenge 8: Dinosaurs vs. Astronauts – Thu 16 Jan, 11am

Join us for a fun twist of the classic Battleship game of Dinosaurs versus Astronauts.

Tui Challenge 2: Scottish Highland Dance – Sat 18 Jan, 11am 

Learn the Scottish Highland dance and perform it for your whānau or friends. Maybe your could even record it!

Looking forward to see you there.

Any questions, please contact Papakura Library on 09 377 0209.

MIL OSI