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Hastings, Havelock North and Flaxmere

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Readers' Blog

August Reads from Book Chat

Canvey Island by James Runcie James Runcie’s novel, Canvey Island, begins with the devastating flood of 1953, which saw 58 in...

A Little Life by Hanya Yanagihara

When the Floods Came by Clare Morrall

Do your children know how to measure a Mammoth? Read more...

The refurbishment of the Havelock North library is about to swing into action, so there are few things you'll need to be aware of. Read more...

Epukapuka have announced and increase to the issue period for audiobooks and ebooks. Read more...

To increase community access to library services, including internet, meeting and study space, information and recreational reading Hastings District Libraries are extending opening hours at all three sites from Monday 4 July. Read more...

Hell Pizza wants to reward New Zealand children who read books. Read more...

Coming Up

Saturday, September 3, 2016 - 10:00am - 12:00pm
Sunday, August 28, 2016 - 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Monday, August 29, 2016 - 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Tuesday, August 30, 2016 - 10:30am - 11:30am

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