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Genealogy Help

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?


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!

Mad about Lego? Join the Lego Club at Oamaru Library!
Ages 7 and up. Limited places available.

Toddler Time

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.

Wriggle and Rhyme

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.

Kids Book Club

Love reading and finding new books to dig into?

Want to improve your child's reading confidence and help them enjoy reading? Why not try reading to Ace, the Golden Lab?


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.

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.

Children aged 7-10 have the opportunity to increase their confidence in reading aloud to a dog who loves stories called Willow.