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Hastings, Havelock North and Flaxmere

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Readers' Blog

Agatha: the real life of Agatha Christie by Anne Martinetti

I was never a great comic reader as a child. I didn’t know if you were supposed to read the speech bubbles first then look at ...

Dear Amy by Helen Callaghan

June Reading at Book Chat

Come to the next Landmarks Local History Talk, whose next speaker will be Rex Bartlett. Read more..

Looking for scholarships or awards to further yourself? Come to the FREE workshop held by Hastings District Libraries to find out how you can gain access to a wide number of scholarship and award opportunities. Read more...

Register for 'Paws to Read', the Hastings District Libraries Winter Warmers Reading Programme for 5-12-year-olds! Read more...

Report-ins are now OPEN for the Turn Up the Heat adult reading challenge. Click through to start logging your progress! Read more...

Due to popular demand our JP service will now also operate on a second through the week. Read more...

Coming Up

Friday, August 4, 2017 - 10:00am - 11:30am
Saturday, July 22, 2017 - 10:00am - 12:00pm
Sunday, July 23, 2017 - 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Monday, July 24, 2017 - 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Tuesday, July 25, 2017 - 1:00pm
Tuesday, July 25, 2017 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Tuesday, July 25, 2017 - 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Wednesday, July 26, 2017 - 10:00am
Wednesday, July 26, 2017 - 10:30am - 11:30am
Wednesday, July 26, 2017 - 10:30am - 11:30am
Wednesday, July 26, 2017 - 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Wednesday, July 26, 2017 - 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Thursday, July 27, 2017 - 10:30am - 11:30am
Thursday, July 27, 2017 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Thursday, July 27, 2017 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Thursday, July 27, 2017 - 3:15pm - 4:15pm
Thursday, July 27, 2017 - 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Thursday, July 27, 2017 - 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Friday, July 28, 2017 - 4:00pm - 5:00pm

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