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We are on the move. The Pulse will be gradually migrating into the Teens section of our website. As part of the shift, we will spruce up our web pages with new, updated information, and prune out things that are no longer relevant. The aim is to give you up-to-date local info on health, study, library resources, and plenty of good reading ideas.

Posted 21/09/15

OverDrive Big ReadBig Library Read

Ever wanted to join a book club or reading group but never got round to it? Here's your opportunity! The OverDrive Big Library Read is giving us unlimited access to two great youth eBooks in October.

Posted 28/09/15

Fun PalacesFun Palaces

Free, pop-up 'Fun Palaces' will be hosting exciting arts, science and culture activities for people of all ages and abilities. In the weekend of Saturday 3 and Sunday 4 October (2nd weekend of the school holidays), we will be the first place in the world to get our Fun Palace on!

Posted 21/09/15

Writing handPoetry in Bloom

Budding young poets are invited to enter the Bloom Poetry competition for Year 4 to Year 8. Your poem could end up as a mural!

Posted 11/09/15

DancerThe countdown’s on for The Body Festival!

Christchurch’s annual dance and physical theatre extravaganza is on from 25 September to 11 October. There are performances, exhibitions and workshops, and lots of chances to join in, so make sure to check out our What’s On page.

Posted 07/09/15

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Best reads for bogansBest reads for bogans

If you like your jeans black and your metal heavy we’ve got the ultimate reading (and watching) guide for your bogan tastes.

Posted 04/08/15

Cover of Because you'll never meet meBecause you’ll never meet me

In Leah Thomas’ novel two teenagers who have debilitating, isolating illnesses forge a friendship as penpals. But is there more than this connnecting them?

Posted 22/07/15