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View our events calendar of what's on and coming up at the Napier and Taradale Libraries. If you are after what's on in Hawke's Bay you can view these events at the following link.

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  • Wed, August 1
    Read'n'Chat Napier Library at 10am
  • Thu, August 2
    Book Club at Napier Library at 5.30pm
  • Fri, August 3
    Storytime Napier Library 10.30am
    Minecraft Club Napier Library at 3:30pm
  • Sat, August 4
    Knit and Natter Napier Library at 10am
  • Sun, August 5
  • Mon, August 6
  • Tue, August 7
    Storytime Taradale Library 10.30am
  • Wed, August 8
  • Thu, August 9
  • Fri, August 10
    Storytime Napier Library 10.30am
    Minecraft Club Napier Library at 3:30pm
  • Sat, August 11
  • Sun, August 12
  • Mon, August 13
  • Tue, August 14
    Storytime Taradale Library 10.30am
  • Wed, August 15
    Cuppa with a Cop at Taradale Library
  • Thu, August 16
  • Fri, August 17
    Storytime Napier Library 10.30am
    Minecraft Club Napier Library at 3:30pm
  • Sat, August 18
  • Sun, August 19
  • Mon, August 20
  • Tue, August 21
    Storytime Taradale Library 10.30am
    Emma Stevens Author Talk Napier Library at 5.30 - 7pm
  • Wed, August 22
    Tea with Tales Napier Library at 10.00am
    Cuppa with a Cop at Napier Library
  • Thu, August 23
  • Fri, August 24
    Storytime Napier Library 10.30am
    Minecraft Club Napier Library at 3:30pm
  • Sat, August 25
  • Sun, August 26
  • Mon, August 27
  • Tue, August 28
    Storytime Taradale Library 10.30am
  • Wed, August 29
    Cuppa with a Cop at Taradale Library
  • Thu, August 30
  • Fri, August 31
    Storytime Napier Library 10.30am
    Minecraft Club Napier Library at 3:30pm

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