The Friends of the Library will be selling ex library materials outside the Oamaru Library Friday 29th November and 6th, 13th & 20th December at 11am-2pmOamaru Library29 November 2019 - 11:00am to 20 December 2019 - 2:00pm
Got fines? The Ōamaru and Palmerston Library is having an amnesty for fines in December 2019. Bring in cans of food and in exchange we will wipe you fines.Ōamaru and Palmerston Library2 December 2019 - 9:30am to 31 December 2019 - 5:30pm
Open to children up to age 16. Pick up your card from District Libraries from December 16 2019; Return by January 24 20202 December 2019 - 11:30am to 25 January 2020 - 11:30am
Like to play Scrabble?
We play basic scrabble in an easy going informal friendly group, so please come along and have a go.
Every Tuesday 1pm-3pm at the Oamaru Library
A justice of the Peace will be a the Ōamaru Library every Wednesday from 11am to 1pm
Christmas: A JP will be available on Monday 23rd December from 11am to 1pm
Got a computer or smartphone? Want to use it for life, hobbies, family or work? Stepping UP free computer classes are for you!
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!
Do you love reading and finding new books to dig into?
Come along to the BookChat group at Palmerston Library! We meet the third Wednesday of the month at 2pm.
Mad about Lego? Join the Lego Club at Oamaru Library!
Ages 7 and up. Limited places available.
Interested to know more about your family? Join others and learn from the experts.
Learn how to record family information.
Need help researching your ancestors?
Love knitting and crochet? Come along to Knitting Group at the Palmerston Library! We meet on the first and third Tuesday of the month from 10-1pm.
Want to improve your child's reading confidence and help them enjoy reading? Why not try reading to Ace, the Golden Lab?
Love to do jigsaw puzzles and want to meet others?
Come to the Community Space at the Oamaru Library, keep warm this winter and indulge your passion in puzzling.
Stories and music for preschoolers and parents/caregivers. Come along to our fun, free sessions at Ōamaru Library, every Thursday from 10:45-11:15am.
Wriggle & Rhyme is an active movement programme for 0-2 year olds and caregivers.
It runs Fridays during term times from 10:30-11:00am at The Oamaru Opera House.
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