Join with friends and family for a celebratory launch of Pauline Thwaites’s memoir, a very personal story about small triumphs and overcoming adversity.
"A wonderful selection of inspiring art!"
- Carol, UK (Forrester visitor book)
Our enthusiastic Book Chat group meets on the third Tuesday of the month, 2:15pm at Oamaru Library.
Come along to discuss your latest reads and get a sneak peek at our brand new books!
"Excellent assistance, I found exactly what I wanted. Many thanks."
-Stephen (Archive visitor book)
You might have noticed all the building work happening around the Museum. Most of this work is readying the main display space for our new displays.
Stories and music for preschoolers and parents/caregivers. Come along to our fun, free sessions at Oamaru Library, every Thursday from 10:45-11:15am.
"There are many moments in the day when I wish time could stand still and I could take the girls out of school and just hang out, with daily visits to the library"
Jan (email comment)
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An evening with Laurence Fearnley
Arts Foundation Laureate for Literature 2019
The Burns Memorial Art Exhibition is always a wonderful showcase of children’s art that reflects our community and environment.
"Extremely well put together exhibit and beautiful building"
- Elaine, NZ (Forrester visitor book)