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Tek Ctrl

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Are you 15-18 years old? Come and try robotics, CAD, coding and more at <tek ctrl/> with tutors from Victoria University.

Teen Floor, War Memorial Library - Every Thursday, 3.30-5pm




Lunch and Learn

Lunch & Learn – Business Training at War Memorial Library

Bring your lunch and take part in these free workshops to take your business to the next level!

Friday 13 March | Having the Courage to be Different
Friday 17 April | Brand U
Friday 8 May | Closing the Deal
Friday 12 June | Guerrilla Marketing
Friday 10 July | Agile Innovation

Click here to find out more about the workshops.

Places limited, click here to register for a workshop. All Lunch & Learn workshops are from 12.30pm to 1.30pm at the War Memorial Library.



Common Ground Public Art Festival

As part of Common Ground, Tane Moleta, a Digital Design lecturer from the Victoria University School of Architecture, will have a 3D printing installation running at the library.

War Memorial Library - Saturday 7 March, 11am-2pm | Sunday 8 March, 1pm-4pm



Parks Week

Stories in the Sun - Parks week

Come and enjoy sunshine and stories in the beautiful grounds outside the War Memorial Library to celebrate Parks Week! For ages 3-12.

War Memorial Library – Monday 9 March, 3.30pm and Friday 13 March, 3.30pm

See Hutt City Libraries on Facebook for cancellation information or call 570 6633.

For Wellington regional events visit www.gw.govt.nz/parksweek.


3d Printing Workshops

3D Printing Beginners’ Workshops

Interested in 3D printing? Learn the basics and get started creating your own 3D objects.

Click here to find out more about the 3D Printing Beginners’ Workshops.

Petone Library – Saturday 7 March, 1pm-3.30pm FULLY BOOKED

War Memorial Library - Wednesday 11 March, 5.30pm-8pm

War Memorial Library – Saturday 21 March, 1pm-3.30pm

Taita Computer Clubhouse - Saturday 28 March, 10am-12.30pm

Workshops are $40 and spaces are limited. Visit any Hutt City Library to register.


Book Sale 2015

3-Day Book Sale!

Grab a bargain and fill your bookshelf at our 3 day book sale! Stock will be refreshed daily.


War Memorial Library - Thursday 12 March, 10am-6pm | Friday 13 March, 10am-6pm | Saturday 14 March, 10am-4pm



sustainable gardens

Sustainable Gardening Series

Join Natalie Hormann, Hutt City Council Sustainability Officer, at this series of Sustainable Gardening talks.

Your Winter Garden Would you like to grow healthy food in your own garden? Learn about companion planting, what you can plant in your winter garden, how to control pests and weeds organically, how to improve the soil and what to plant each season.

Moera Library - Monday 16 March, 11am
War Memorial Library - Saturday 28 March, 1pm
Stokes Valley Library - Saturday 18 April, 11am

Click here to find out more about the Sustainable Gardening Series.


Hot Science

Hot Science – Cool Tales

Storms, landslides, earthquakes, tsunami and volcanoes. Most New Zealanders will face at least one of these natural hazards, just by virtue of living here.

Meet Hamish Campbell, one of the authors of Awesome Forces and learn about the hazards threatening our beautiful and unstable land and what we can do to survive them!

War Memorial Library – Thursday 19 March, 6.30pm

This is the first talk in the Hot Science – Cool Tales series held in conjunction with GNS Science.


Stepping Up

Stepping UP at Hutt City Libraries

2020 Communications Trust and Hutt City Libraries are again offering free Stepping UP computer classes in term 1.

Classes are designed for Hutt City residents with basic, or no computer skills and are offered at five libraries – War Memorial Library, Wainuiomata Library, Naenae Library, Taita Library, and Stokes Valley Library.

Bookings for term 1 classes open Monday 26 January with classes starting Monday 2 February.

You can find a full timetable for all the classes here and descriptions of all the classes here. Bookings are essential. You can register online or by calling 570 6633.

We also sell Kobo eReaders and Tablets, click here for more information.

Already have an eReader? Don’t forget we hold weekly Introduction to eBooks sessions at six of our libraries. Book in for a class here.

This page was last updated on 4 March 2015