We have free adult education classes at Central Library. Most of these classes require no booking, and all are welcome.


Join a relaxed choir group. Every Wednesday 12.45 pm - 2.00 pm.

Russian Language and Culture

Come along and spend an hour learning about the language and culture of Russia. This is a beginner level class. Every Monday 4pm - 6pm.

English Learners Corner

Practice your conversational skills- all abilities and ages are welcome! Every Friday 6.00 pm - 7.30 pm.

Toastmasters Club

Practice your public speaking and communication skills in a fun, welcoming and friendly environment. Every Saturday 9.00 am - 10.30 am. Followed by a social group to practice and improve conversational English.

Sign Language Class

Come and learn New Zealand’s official language for the Deaf Community. Free sign language classes are held in the Stack area (Level 2), Central Library, every Friday from 11.00 am - 12.00 pm.


For more details about any of the above classes, please contact the Whakaahu/Innovation Team.