It has been all hustle-bustle in the education

It has been all hustle-bustle in

It has been all hustle-bustle in the education room at the Museum over the last few days with the school holiday sessions starting off in full swing. The first week's programme is running in conjunction with the Whanganui Literary Festival, so the sessions have been themed around books. Here we have some images of our lovely educator Margie Beautrais teaching some very keen kids (and their families) about how to marble paper :-) this was after the previous day's session spent learning the art of

Come and join us this Friday for a "Halloween Movie Night"...

24. 10. 2017

Come and join us this Friday for a "Halloween Movie Night" at the Library. Please feel free to bring your own snacks. Popcorn will be provided. Come dressed in your scariest Halloween costume.

Just over 3 weeks to go until the always colourful and...

24. 10. 2017

Just over 3 weeks to go until the always colourful and vibrant Festival of Cultures takes place in the heart of the city! Street food stalls and entertainmnet throughout the day to reflect the many cultures within our community.

Whanganui District Council

24. 10. 2017

That's right! We're hosting another epic Halloween night for the kids!! This year due to the earthquake strengthening of the Museum Building we are taking this to another spooky location.... 49 Taupo Quay right next to the City Bridge. Gold Coin entry to enter the Fright Night house of Museum Horrors! Tuesday 31 October 5.30pm - 7.30pm There will be lollies, a photo booth, some creepy characters inside...plus plenty of other ghoulish entertainment. Get your Halloween gears on and join in the

Kia Ora Whanganui! Don't forget, all library branches will...

21. 10. 2017

Kia Ora Whanganui! Don't forget, all library branches will be closed on ~ Monday 23 October ~ for the Labour Day Weekend. Everything returns to normal on Tuesday, 24 October. We hope you have a safe and happy long-weekend. Nau Mai, Haere Mai.

Whanganui District Council

20. 10. 2017

The Council is asking for community feedback on whether to allow shops to trade on Easter Sunday. Without a policy only some shops can trade under the Shop Trading Hours Act 1990 (the Act).

We are so sorry that our mobile library is unavailable...

20. 10. 2017

We are so sorry that our mobile library is unavailable today Friday 20 October due to unavailability of staff. We regret the inconvenience and thank you all for your patience over this time.