What's on at Culture Waitaki
Rosalie Goldsworthy from Penguin Rescue, Moeraki will discuss the current situation of the Yellow-Eyed Penguins and the threats to their survival.Ōamaru Library17 August 2020 - 6:00pm
A Waitaki Whitestone Geopark presentation with Gareth Boyt.Ōamaru Public Library20 August 2020 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Rachel Rees is a published poet based in Ōamaru. Rachel will perform a selection of her poems from her book “Let Her Breathe”. She will share with us the source of her inspiration.Ōamaru Library21 August 2020 - 12:30pm to 1:30pm
Marilyn Wreakes (née Vette) will talk about researching her fascinating family history, from Denmark to BunnythorpeŌamaru Library25 August 2020 - 6:00pm
The wonderful team at TumbleBooks have given all New Zealand Libraries free access to their children's, teens, adults eBooks and eaudiobooks!1 April 2020 - 12:45pm to 31 August 2020 - 11:00pm
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.
Interested to know more about your family?
Join others and learn from the experts.
Learn how to record family information.
Mad about Lego? Join the Lego Club at Oamaru Library!
Ages 7 and up. Limited places available.
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. Sessions will resume on June 18.
Configured has been created especially for the Forrester Gallery, Ōamaru and continues a dialogue begun in 2017 with new work from Kiri Mitchell, Sarah Baird and Michele Beevors.Forrester Gallery25 July 2020 to 6 September 2020
Burns Pollock describes himself as a “lucky lifetime resident of the Awamoko (valley)”. The works in this exhibition feature the artist’s beloved and in his mind ‘undervalued’ Waitaki rock escarpment or ‘rock tumbles’, as well as other ‘treasures’ found across the landscape.Forrester Gallery25 July 2020 to 6 September 2020
The works in this small exhibition inside the old bank vault are all from the Forrester Gallery collection and all depict the sea near Ōamaru – by the harbour, or just south at Bushey Beach and Cape Wanbrow.13 June 2020 to 6 September 2020