Please note we will be providing activity packs for some of our programmes and some sessions will be held online under Orange setting. Dates listed are subject to change. For more information, please see our COVID-19 Update page.

Event highlights

Staff Storytime

Staff Storytime



Preschooler Events

While we're unable to hold Storytime Puaawai, you can watch our staff read some of their favourite stories online.

See Staff Storytime videos
Book chat

Summer Kids' Book Chat

Starts Thursday 6 January


If you can't get to the library this summer, kids who are registered for the Summer Reading Programme can still talk to our librarians via Zoom each week!

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Li'l Constructibles

Starting Wednesday 16 February


This is a 9 week programme daring kids to do something new! Use STRAWBEES to build a robot racer or shapes that intrigue!

More information on Li'l Constructibles


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.

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Adult Education classes

We have free adult education classes facilitated by Enrich+ educators at Central Library. No bookings required, and all are welcome.

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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.

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