Hyperdrive to Space! these October school holidays.
Collect your Astronaut Training Pack from Blockhouse Bay Library then complete the tasks anytime during the holidays. Solve the Alien Message, Explore Alien Archaeology and Brave the Black Hole are just some of the challenges. Every task completed goes in the draw to win a special prize
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Coming up for adults...
Thursday 4 October, 10.30am-12pm: The Whau Stream is one of the two watersheds feeding the Whau River from beside Olympic Park. Much has been written about the river – but what about the stream from the east that gives rise to it? Local historian Lisa Truttman explores the stream’s origins and discusses the people who thrived alongside this once-vital fresh water source.
Wednesday 17 October, 11am – 12pm: Blogging class for adults. Learn about the advantages of blogging, set up a blog and start blogging in this introductory beginners’ class for adults. Bookings essential.
Festival of Diwali at Blockhouse Bay Library: 20 Oct – 5 Nov 2018
Sat 27th Our Grand Annual Diwali Celebration. 10.30am – 12 noon
Come join us at Blockhouse Bay Library for our special Diwali Storytime, Crafts, Henna painting and more!
Wed 24th Oct 3.30-4.30pm: Create colourful Rangoli patterns using stencil and paint. Ages 5-13 years.
Thu 25th Oct 10.30-11am: Special Diwali story-time (Free!)
Tue 30th Oct 3.30-5pm: Diwali Craft: Make a decorative Diwali lantern with colourful fabric. For ages 13 years and above. Bookings essential.
Fri 2nd Nov, 3.30-5pm: Diwali card-making for children. Age 5- 13 years. Bookings essential.
Sat 3rd Nov, 2-3.30pm: Henna painting. Get your hands decorated with beautiful henna designs (free!)
Children's book reviews
Are you looking for a spooky read this October? Check these out!