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July School Holiday Events

Magic Book3Have a magical time at the Napier Libraries these Holidays!

A fun programme for all ages, running from Saturday 10 July to Sunday 25 July. All events are free. See below for times, dates, locations, and sign-up links or download the full programme.

Note: Children under 14 must have a parent/guardian within the building.


Competitions

Suitable for all ages. Running throughout the holidays at both Napier and Taradale Library. 
Magical Colouring: Pick up your colouring page, work your colouring magic, and drop it into the box at either Napier or Taradale Library to be in to win! 
Find the Golden Orbs: Come into either Napier or Taradale Library throughout the holidays and see if you can find the missing Golden Orbs. There are two for you to find in the morning and two in the afternoon. For each one you find, you'll get an entry into our prize draw. 

Holiday Baby Bounce

Suitable for under-twos
Join us for our half-hour programme of songs and movement.

Taradale Library
Tuesdays 10am
13 & 20 July

Napier Library
Fridays 10am
16 & 23 July

All Blocks – Brick, Set, Go Family Lego® Sessions

Suitable for all ages
Come along to our holiday family sessions and build to our theme of the World of Magic!

Napier Library

Wednesday 14 July
10am-12pm
Saturdays 17 & 24 July
3pm-4.30pm

Taradale Library
Tuesdays 13 & 20 July
Thursdays 15 & 22 July
3pm-4.30pm

Board Games & Munchkin

Suitable for ages 10+
Join us as we play the award-winning dungeon adventure card game Munchkin! Plus, you'll have the chance to challenge your friends using our collection of board games.

Registrations not required. Walk-ins welcome! 

Taradale Library
Tuesdays 13 & 20 July
3.30pm-5pm

Magical Creature Scavenger Hunts

Suitable for all ages
Our Magical creature friends have gone missing. Come along to one or both of our scavenger hunts to help us find them all!

Napier Library
Wednesday 14 july between 10am-3pm

Taradale Library
Wednesday 21 July between 10am-3pm

Chess Club

Suitable for 10+
Ever thought about learning how to play chess, or are you already an expert? Welcoming all levels to join us for fun and friendly games. It's your move!

Registrations not required. Walk-ins welcome! 

Taradale Library
Thursday 15 & 22 July 3.30pm-5pm

Storytime Sessions

Suitable for all ages
Let's be silly! Come along and listen to some silly stories and dance to some silly songs!

Taradale Library
Tuesday 20 July 11am-11.45am

Napier Library
Friday 23 July 11am-11.45am

Family Magical Workshop

Suitable for 5+
Abracadabra! Come along as a family and join our magical Librarians to learn some fun magic tricks.

Limited spaces, online registrations essential.

Taradale Library
Thursday 22 July 10am-11.30am

Sessions are full, please join the waiting list

Waiting list

Dash Day

Suitable for 6-10 years
Your chance to meet Dash, the coding mini robot! Can you complete the robot bowling challenge? 

Limited spaces, online registration essential

Taradale Library
Wednesday 21 July 1pm-2pm

All sessions are full, please join the waiting list

Waiting list