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CINCHCommunity Information Christchurch

Learning Centres

the Source: Discover | Connect | Play

  • BusyThings for kids
  • Early World of Learning
  • Literacy Planet
  • Mango Languages
  • Road to IELTS general training
  • Teacher Reference Centre

School holidaysSchool holidays September - October

School holidays start after Friday 26 September, and kids are back on Monday 13 October. Check out our school holiday programmes (Minecraft! Antarctic animation!) and explore some more kid-tastic Christchurch things to do.

Te Kupo o te wikiTe Kupu o Te Wiki – The Word of the week

Kia ora. We are celebrating Te Reo Māori and publishing kupu (words) every week on the blog.

Wehi nā! Oh my goodness!

Explore our Te Reo resources.

New Brighton ComputersLearning Centres

Christchurch City Libraries Learning Centres provide innovative and fun learning courses. Browse the Community Connections Programmes for Adults and Families available from August to December 2014.

 Te whata raki

Meet your guide Whetū Marama and discover the world inside Te Whata Raki. Learn about some traditional stories, told through waiata, pictures and other web resources before trying out the quiz.