Horowhenua is at Alert Level 1. Te Takeretanga o Kura-hau-pō and Shannon Library have resumed their regular hours.
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Experience an incredible day of inflatable fun at Te Takeretanga o Kura-hau-pō.
This year expect a journey through a world inspired by the Elizabethan Era, find yourself mesmerised as the stage explodes in a visual symphony.
Enjoy our large eBook collection with Libby and Wheelers.
Our AA staff are happy to answer any questions you may have. You can find the AA section by the main desk.
Discover the Horowhenua of past and present.
August 04, 2021
Robo Riot is a fun, reward based reading programme that runs over a six week period at Te Takeretanga o Kura-hau-pō, Te Awahou Nieuwe Stroom and Shannon Library.
Come along for an evening of chill vibes and bookish discussions.
Wednesday Quiz Night – Tease your brain and win prizes. Every Wednesday at Te Takeretanga o Kura-hau-pō. $5.00 per person.
Search our catalogue and take a look at the latest books on offer, reviews and library news.
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View our comprehensive list of databases, available for free to Library Members.
If you're a registered library member you'll be able to check out and download eBooks.
This brings you a list of our Top 10 Books, a calendar of upcoming events and an editorial.
Julia Kuttner reads widely across many genres and blogs about the books she reads, scoring each book
Published on July 30, 2021
When bibliomaniacs (extreme preoccupation with collecting books) meet Lexima, the goddess of words, they often become leximaniacs (an intense love of—bordering on obsession with—words).
Published on July 23, 2021
Scotland has just come out of lockdown restrictions meaning life is going back to a ‘normal’ that we have been lucky enough to have experienced for nigh on a year now.
Published on July 16, 2021
For very obvious reasons most New Zealanders this year won’t be able to explore overseas travel and are taking the opportunity to explore some hidden gems on home soil.
See what exhibitions are on offer at Te Takeretanga o Kura-hau-pō.
Discover resources, facilities and programmes available to gain leisure, work and academic skills.
Libraries Horowhenua Heritage Collection contains a variety of historical and genealogical resources
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