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Storytime Character Hunt

Storytime Character Hunt

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  • Sun 9 Aug ’15, 10:00am – 12:30pm


Whangarei Central Library, 5 Rust Avenue, Whangarei


All Ages

Search for real live storybook characters at the Library.

An event to celebrate 2015 New Zealand Book Awards for Children & Young Adults

Search the nooks and crannies of Whangarei’s fabulous Central Library and adjoining Cafler Park (weather permitting) to find your favourite storybook characters. Track down each character to complete your game-card and win prizes.

Gather at 10:00 am sharp to join in this exciting scavenger hunt.

Come along dressed in your favourite costume and be into win spot prizes!

PS: If you want some clues to help you identify the stories and characters that will be in the Storytime Character Hunt, then come along and watch short performances by Making a Scene - Voice and Drama Academy, on Saturday 8 August, from 9 am at Whangarei Central Library.

All children attending this event must be accompanied by an adult.

The New Zealand Book Awards for Children and Young Adults are celebrated with nationwide events and activities that bring books alive for young readers of all ages. This event promotes the importance of books and reading, and provides inspiration for New Zealand’s future writers and illustrators.

The New Zealand Book Awards for Children and Young Adults are supported by Creative New Zealand, Book Tokens (NZ) Ltd, Copyright Licensing New Zealand, Booksellers New Zealand, Nielson Book and administered by New Zealand Book Awards Trust.

Visit any branch of Whangarei Libraries or our website for more information.

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