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Welcome to the Hastings District Libraries in sunny Hawke's Bay, New Zealand.

Hastings, Havelock North and Flaxmere

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Readers' Blog

May Reads from Flaxmere Book Chat

Christmas Bells by Jennifer Chiaverini Jennifer Chiaverini is a bit like an American Philippa Gregory with her fictional e...

Three Dog Night by Elsebeth Egholm

Unfaithful Music & Disappearing Ink by Elvis Costello

Come in and celebrate Matariki with Hastings District Libraries! Running from the 1st to the 18th of June, we've got plenty going on. Read more...

That's right - our popular Winter Reading Programme is nearly here! Read more...

Please note all Hastings District Libraries are closed on Monday 6 June 2016 in observance of the Queen's Birthday. Normal hours will resume on Tuesday 7 June 2016. We wish you all a safe and happy long weekend.

In association with House of Travel and the Hawke’s Bay French Association, Hastings  District Libraries invite you to enjoy a glass of mulled wine and hear Allyson Gofton talk about her experiences celebrating Christmas in a French village. Read more...

Hell Pizza wants to reward New Zealand children who read books. Read more...

Coming Up

Tuesday, June 7, 2016 - 1:00pm
Tuesday, June 7, 2016 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Wednesday, June 1, 2016 - 9:30am - 11:00am
Wednesday, June 1, 2016 - 10:00am
Wednesday, June 1, 2016 - 10:30am - 11:30am

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