Te Takeretanga o Kura-hau-pō will re-open from Monday 18 May. Opening hours will be from 10am to 5pm, Monday to Friday. A time limit of 30 minutes per visit applies, along with other restrictions, to ensure safe practice. The Youth Space and Library Café remain closed at Alert Level 2. Shannon Library will remain closed for refurbishments until early June.
Find out what you need to know about your visit at Alert Level 2
Find out what you need to know about your visit in Level 2.
Enjoy our large eBook collection with Libby and Wheelers.
Discover the Horowhenua of past and present.
Bring the Library home with you.
27 May 2020
Tease your brain and win prizes. Every Wednesday at Te Takeretanga o Kura-hau-pō. $5.00 per person Quiz Starts at 7.00pm with tables available from 6.30pm.
28 May 2020
Learn new skills and develop the confidence to use our sewing machines for your own un-tutored projects.
29 May 2020
Drop in to enjoy free live music at Te Takeretanga o Kura-hau-pō every Friday lunchtime.
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Julia Kuttner reads widely across many genres and blogs about the books she reads, scoring each book
Published on 15 May 2020
Now that New Zealand are moving into Level 2, we’re delighted to confirm that we’ll be opening our doors again after 6 long weeks! We have missed you!
Published on 13 May 2020
Things will be a little different, but the team at Horowhenua Libraries are pleased to welcome you back to our libraries. We have missed you!
Published on 06 May 2020
Kia ora koutou, and greetings to you all from my bubble! What an unprecedented six weeks this has been for us all. I have tried hard to just hold on for the ride, watching as my considered ‘normal’ has shifted and morphed into multiple versions of ‘new normal’ before my very eyes.
See what exhibitions are on offer at Te Takeretanga o Kura-hau-pō.
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Libraries Horowhenua Heritage Collection contains a variety of historical and genealogical resources
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