Staying Local

Staying Local

Spine out and PK Kids

Did you know that you have access to two eMagazines just for teens and primary aged kids? SpineOut is an interactive magazine, by and for high school students. Check out the link here: https://library.timaru.govt.nz/teens PK mag is an awesome magazine for primary school kids. Here is the page with the link: https://library.timaru.govt.nz/kids

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Jigs

The Jigsaw Explorer

Looking for a way to pass some ‘bubble time’? Have a go at these digital jigsaw. Since the photograph is in black in white it’s a bit of a tricky one! Enjoy!

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Blink Fitness

Blink Fitness: If you’re an early riser and prefer those morning workouts, Blink Fitness is now live-streaming workout videos at 8AM EST on weekdays called Get Up and Blink! Blink is also setting up Facebook workout challenges that can be done with household items including a deck of cards.

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Ross Gray – Then Again Exhibition

The exhibition Then Again is a glimpse into Gray’s practice over the last fifty years, and forms a broad historical narrative. The show traces the evolving changes of his work, but also the constant reoccurring threads and themes – from the explosive and abstract paintings inspired by everyday life through to the pulsating works that…

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Covid

The Future Stories of Covid-19 with the South Canterbury Museum

Hi everyone, over the last few weeks we’ve been living through history, and it’s got us thinking, “in 100 years time how will we tell the story of our battle against COVID-19?”. Our museum will play a vital role in helping future generations understand recent events, and we need your help! Do you have something…

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Sports

Sport Canterbury’s virtual BE ACTIVE

Sport Canterbury’svirtual BE ACTIVE is a FREE eight week programme for people wanting to increase their level of activity and have fun along the way. Due to the restrictions around the Covid-19 pandemic, the programme will be run online so that we can continue to support you from home, with educational videos, live activity sessions…

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Storytime

Online Story Time with The Timaru District Libraries

Join Anita or Ingrid for a couple of stories every Wednesday and Friday.Wednesday starts at 10:30. Friday starts at 11:30.

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jig

Aigantighe Art Museum Jigsaw Puzzles

Online jigsaw puzzles, fun for all ages!

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ww1

Timaru District Libraries World War One Scroll and Images

SCRoll (South Canterbury Roll of Honour) is seeking to achieve an ambitious vision of developing short biographies of all South Cantabrians who served their country during World War One.  These will be compiled on the South Canterbury Museum website on a publicly accessible platform in order to support the one hundredth commemoration of World War One.

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Songsmiths

Timaru’s own – The Songsmiths

New Zealand Country Music Association Artists The Songsmiths reside and preform right here in Timaru. Kayla and Sarah bring you beautiful music right to your couch.

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