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Welcome to the Hastings District Libraries in sunny Hawke's Bay, New Zealand.

Hastings, Havelock North and Flaxmere

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Everyone enrolled in the the Summer Read Programme can start reporting in from tomorrow!…
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Readers' Blog

The Unbeatable Squirrel Girl by Ryan North and Erica Henderson

This book is pure silliness. Seriously, don’t go in to it expecting too much and you’ll be just fine. Squirrel Girl is ‘nu...

The Quiet Spectacular by Laurence Fearnley

The Trouble with Goats and Sheep by Joanna Cannon

Flaxmere Library is CLOSED today due to unforseen fume issues associated with polyurethane resealing of parts of the Sports Hall and Community Centre next door. We sincerely apologise for any inconvenience.

Registrations are now open for the Summer Reading Programmes offered through the Hastings District Libraries. Read more...

Here are the Christmas and New Year hours for the three Hastings District Libraries. Read more...

Our interloan request form is now also digital!

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

Coming Up

Sunday, December 18, 2016 - 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Monday, December 12, 2016 - 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Tuesday, December 13, 2016 - 10:00am - 11:00am
Tuesday, December 13, 2016 - 1:00pm
Tuesday, December 13, 2016 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Tuesday, December 13, 2016 - 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Wednesday, December 14, 2016 - 10:00am
Wednesday, December 14, 2016 - 10:30am - 11:30am
Wednesday, December 14, 2016 - 10:30am - 11:15am
Wednesday, December 14, 2016 - 10:30am - 11:30am
Thursday, December 15, 2016 - 10:30am - 11:30am
Thursday, December 15, 2016 - 10:30am - 11:30am
Thursday, December 15, 2016 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Thursday, December 15, 2016 - 3:15pm - 4:15pm
Thursday, December 15, 2016 - 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Friday, December 16, 2016 - 10:00am - 11:30am
Friday, December 16, 2016 - 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Saturday, December 17, 2016 - 10:00am - 12:00pm
Monday, December 19, 2016 - 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Tuesday, December 20, 2016 - 10:30am - 11:30am

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