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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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Fairest of All by Serena Valentino

This book series will make you question EVERYTHING you thought you knew about the villains of Disney. Serena Valentino puts her ...

Guilty Waters by Pricilla Masters

Anything Is Possible by Elizabeth Strout

The Havelock North Library refurbishment is now complete and the library is now open with full services. Read more...

Here are the opening hours for the Hastings District Libraires over the Christmas & New Year period. Read more...

#summerfun a holiday programme designed for teens aged 13 to 18 (years 9 -13). The goal is to complete challenges to win prizes! Read more...

Report-ins for our Summer Sparks Summer literacy programme are open from Monday the 4th of December! You can still register your 5-12 year-olds so they can take part in this fun and innovative programme. Read more...

We will have two new meeting rooms at Havelock North Library and we would like your help to name them! Read more...

Coming Up

Sunday, December 24, 2017 - 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Tuesday, December 19, 2017 - 10:30am - 11:30am
Tuesday, December 19, 2017 - 1:00pm
Tuesday, December 19, 2017 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Tuesday, December 19, 2017 - 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Wednesday, December 20, 2017 - 10:00am
Wednesday, December 20, 2017 - 10:30am - 11:30am
Wednesday, December 20, 2017 - 10:30am - 11:30am
Wednesday, December 20, 2017 - 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Thursday, December 21, 2017 - 10:30am - 11:30am
Thursday, December 21, 2017 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Thursday, December 21, 2017 - 3:30pm - 4:45pm
Tuesday, December 26, 2017 - 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Wednesday, December 27, 2017 - 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Thursday, December 28, 2017 - 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Thursday, December 28, 2017 - 3:15pm - 4:15pm
Thursday, December 28, 2017 - 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Thursday, December 28, 2017 - 3:30pm - 4:30pm

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