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UndercoversHoliday Programmes 2006

For the September - October holidays kids can meet our new library gang The Undercovers and pick up cool Undercovers magnets and bookmarks and even win a Playstation Portable (PSP) just by telling us more about The Undercovers. Competition closes 16th October.

Undercovers Holiday Programmes flyer

Also these holidays

No Ordinary FlowergirlSaturday October 7: Book Launch

No Ordinary Flowergirl by Marlene Bennetts, illustrated by Trish Bowles

Saturday October 7 (last Saturday of the school holidays) 11 11.45am at Linwood Library

Colouring Competition

Hand in at Linwood Library by 11am October 7th

  • Book reading by the Author
  • Join-in Colouring exercise with the Illustrator (materials provided)
  • Dress as no ordinary flowergirl if you like, we would love you to - you may win a copy of the book
  • Spot prizes will be given out during the event
  • Children’s Bookshop will have the book for sale in the library

Other places to look for things to do over the holidays

Previous holiday programmes

Summertime 2005 - 2006 Reading Club Winners

  • Bishopdale: Daniel McIntosh
  • Central: Shou Nisbet
  • Fendalton: Zoe Mitchell
  • Halswell: Olivia Kinley
  • Hornby: John Evans
  • Linwood: George Wells
  • Mobile: Anna O'Donnell
  • New Brighton: Nicki Lee Odering
  • Papanui: Bella Tweedy
  • Parklands: Jeffrey Greenwood
  • Redwood: Connor Thompson
  • Shirley: Olivia Winn
  • South Christchurch: Matthew Macowan
  • Spreydon: Alexandra Albertson-Maino
  • Sumner: Ella Hawthorne
  • Upper Riccarton: Vanessa McLoughlin

23rd September - 9 October 2005: Book Buzz.

Simply choose one of your favourite books and tell us What its called, Who wrote it and most of all Why do you like it. We'll publish your responses on our web site and you can read what other kids like. This is an ongoing programme.

April 16 – May 1 2005

Design a cover for Harry Potter #6: Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince. See the top three entries from each library in our cover gallery.