Piha Library News December 2012

Fundraising Raffles at the Library

An amazing Gingerbread House and a Christmas Hamper full of goodies are now up for grabs in two Library fundraising raffles this holiday season.  

Tickets for these wonderful raffles are just $2 and are on sale now.  Tickets are going fast, so don't miss out!

The Gingerbread House Raffle will be drawn on Saturday 15th December and the Christmas Hamper Raffle will be drawn on Saturday 22nd December.


Make sure to bring some change next time you visit the library to go into the draw to win these fabulous prizes to take home for Christmas.

Summer Holiday Activities for Kids

We are delighted to be able to offer two events for our younger members at the Library during the Summer Holidays:

Christmas Activity Session

Thursday 20th December - 3.30 pm

Storytime, singalong and Christmas Decoration Activity Session at the Piha Library.  Come along and get in the mood for Christmas!

Cartoon Character Design Workshop and Mural Creation with Local Artist Beck Wheeler

Sunday 20th January 2013 - 10 am - 3pm

Beck will read from her Children's Book "How Absurd".  Following this from 10am-12pm she will run a workshop where children will design and draw their own character.  From 1pm-3pm Children will help Beck paint their characters and these will be incorporated into a mural mounted in the children's section of the Library.  (This activity is suitable for children aged 4-12 years old)

Registration for this is essential.  Find out more here.