In conjunction with LIANZA, the School for Young Writers invites you to express your thoughts and feelings about the people who make reading, learning and entertainment possible: yes, LIBRARIANS! Poetry comp closes 11 September.
Te Wiki o Te Reo Māori (Māori Language Week) this year is on from 27 Hōngongoi - 2 Here-turi-kōkā (27 July - 2 August) and this year the theme is "Whāngaihia ngā mātua, helping parents to pass te reo on to their tamariki".
Difficult family relationships, an opposites-attract romance, and an intriguing retelling of Red Riding Hood - our July Teen Scene has them all, plus heaps more.
Online literary journal, Starling, is looking for young writers to publish and you could be one of them.
Use your favourite piece of writing from the Christchurch City Libraries collection as your inspiration to create an artwork, and be in to win great prizes!
WW100 commemorates the First World War centenary from 2014 to 2019. Learn more about World War One and New Zealand’s involvement.