Piha Library News October 2013

Piha Library Film Festival and Rialto Cinema Double Pass Giveaway

We are excited to announce that all our wonderful Film Festival DVDs have now arrived.  If you borrow one of our specially marked film festival DVDs in the month of October you will go into the draw to win a double pass to Rialto Cinemas Newmarket.  Our thanks go to Rialto Cinemas for their generous donation. Winners announced in the first week of November.

Visit our website to see the wonderful arthouse and foreign language films on offer this month. 

October School Holidays

Create your own Monster Competition

These school holidays we are asking our junior members to create a Monster, and enter the draw to win a book prize.  All monsters will be on display in the library throughout the holidays.  One prize for each category (Under 6 years, and 6 years +).  Prize winners will be announced at the end of the school holidays.

Basic Weaving Workshop for Children

Monday 7th October 9-12.30 pm.  This Workshop is suitable for ages 7+.  Koha at the door.  Places are limited so please register by e-mail at pihacommunitylibrary@gmail.com.  

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Introductory Weaving Workshop for Adults

Sunday 27th October, 10-3pm.  This workshop is designed for beginners and covers the basics of traditional harvesting and raranga (weaving). Come along to the Piha Community Library, and learn to weave a beautiful, functional waikawa basket.   Investment is $50.00.  Places are limited so please register with Stephanie Tong, by phone: 0221409432 or e-mail: aotearoa.steph@gmail.com

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Piha Library Book Club

The next Book Club meeting is Tuesday 8th October at 7.30 pm at the Piha Library. 

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 for more information. All welcome. We look forward to seeing you there.  

Open Forum at the Piha Library

Do you have any questions, comments or suggestions?  If so, come along to our next Open Forum, which will be on Saturday 5th October at 9 a.m.