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Christchurch City Libraries
work PO Box 73045,
Christchurch 8154,
New Zealand.
workp: +64-3-941-7923

Beca Heritage Week, 21-31 October 2010

Heritage Week is an annual event, core funded by the Christchurch City Council, with support from local sponsors including principal sponsor since 2007, Beca.

2010 theme: On the Horizon: rediscover the settlement of our City

This year's theme highlighted the early encounters and discoveries that helped shape Christchurch and Canterbury.

Christchurch City Libraries 2010 Photo Hunt

Bring us your photos of Christchurch as it has grown over the years, and the changing faces of the people who live, celebrate and live here — and you could go in the draw to win!

Read about the winners of the Christchurch City Libraries 2010 Photo Hunt competition. Here’s links to the entries:

Family History Month

Christchurch City Libraries is celebrating a month of Family History — with events including workshops and cemetery tours.


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Find out more about Christchurch heritage

Christchurch City Libraries' heritage resources provide you with information about Christchurch's history, its people and places and also help in finding out about your own heritage and family history.

More information

Previous Heritage Week celebrations