Libraries Elma Turner Library 01 9Dec2019 Media Release

COVID-19 at Orange: access to public libraries update

05/12/2021 2:40am

With more COVID-19 cases announced in our community this week, Nelson City Council will be changing...

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Nelson City Council to close all of its indoor community facilities

22/03/2020 1:46am

Nelson’s three public libraries will not be open today (Sunday 22 March) and will be closed...

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Nelson Public Libraries want to hear from you

04/06/2019 4:26am

Updated 1 July: Thank you to everyone who has provided feedback, both online and in person....

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Research for Nelson Library redevelopment begins

28/05/2019 9:58am

A project to look at the redevelopment of the Elma Turner Library and the surrounding riverside...

Nelson Public Libraries have a new mobile app!

28/05/2019 4:38am

Nelson Public Libraries are excited to announce the availability of their new intuitive mobile app, which...

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Further assessment of Stoke Library needed

06/05/2019 5:53am

At its meeting on Thursday 11 April 2019, the Community Services Committee received an update on...

Entertainment at the Library

23/04/2019 9:33am

The days are getting shorter and after a long hot dry summer it’s time to retreat...

What's coming up at the library

30/01/2019 11:37am

Nelson Public Libraries run a range of workshops, programmes and entertainment for all ages. To...

Holiday Hours 2018 - Christmas and New Years

12/12/2018 9:56am

See the open hours for Council services and facilities for Christmas and New Years.

Look no further for reading inspiration this summer

06/12/2018 12:37pm

Our Summer Reading Challenges give the whole family some inspiration for reading over the warmer...

School Holiday Entertainment

01/10/2018 2:16am

If you're looking for ways to entertain your children these holidays, we've got some fun, free...

​Take up the challenge for NZ Chinese Language Week

Events & Festivals
24/09/2018 9:30am

Council is taking part in the "5 Day, 5 Phrases" challenge to celebrate New Zealand Chinese...