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Hastings, Havelock North and Flaxmere

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Readers' Blog

The Song of Achilles by Madeline Miller

Not every author has the talent to turn a story from Homer into a page-turning novel, but Madeline Miller pulls it off with aplo...

The Twilight Hour by Nicci Gerrard

The Green Road by Anne Enright

Do you need funding for a community project? Not sure where to look?

Hastings Library is hosting a givUS funding database seminar on Tuesday 21 July at 6:00pm.

Register Here.


Announcing the Friends of the Libraries Book Sale! Hastings War Memorial Library, Friday 17 July & Saturday 18 July.

Grab some book bargains and support your libraries!

It's a rare thing to have a snow day in the Hawke's Bay!

So make the most of it at Become a Star Snow Day in Civic Square, Hastings on Saturday July 18. Read more...


Do you need funding for education, sports, the arts or professional development ? Not sure where to look?

Hastings Library is hosting a givME funding database seminar on Tuesday 4 August at 6:00pm.

Register Here.


The LIANZA 2015 Children and Young Adults Book Award winners have been announced. Read more...


Coming Up

Tuesday, July 7, 2015 - 10:00am
Tuesday, July 7, 2015 - 10:30am - 11:30am
Tuesday, July 7, 2015 - 10:30am
Tuesday, July 7, 2015 - 10:30am - 11:00am
Tuesday, July 7, 2015 - 1:00pm

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