Storyline Talking Book Service – Playaway Playaway audiobooks Playaway player What is Playaway? Playaway combines a wide variety of audio content with an easy-to-use player all in one small unit. Enjoy your favourite authors and titles on the go, whenever and wherever — the only thing you need to do is press play! Each Playaway: Contains an entire book. Fits … Continued

Christchurch City Libraries

/ Contact by email, fax or phone 7 days a week Monday to Friday 8 am to 8 pm Saturday and Sunday 9 am to 5 pm Notes: Christchurch City Libraries locations & hours refer to above website. For all library enquiries, phone 941-7923. There are older adults champions who may be able to help … Continued

Selwyn Libraries

Books and other items are available to you from the Selwyn Libraries. You can use a Selwyn Library card at any of the Libraries and return borrowed items at whichever branch you’re nearest at the time. There are five Libraries for you to use across Selwyn: Darfield Library 1 South Terrace, Darfield Ph: 03 3187780 … Continued

Kaiapoi Public Library

To find out about the services that the library offers, ring the above telephone number. Offer delivery of library books to the house bound.

Upper Riccarton Community & School Library

Full library services includes talking books, large print collection, CDs & DVDs.  Books are also available in languages other than english. Wireless internet is available as well as a great children’s area and CAFE J.P Clinic Tuesday 10am-1:00pm Knit ‘n’ Yarn – Tuesday 1:00pm – 3:00pm. Mahjong group Wednesday 1:00pm -3:00pm Computer drop in sessions … Continued

Linwood Library

Linwood Library and Service Centre at Eastgate is open upstairs at Eastgate Mall from Monday to Friday 9am to 6pm, and Saturday 10am to 4pm. The opening hours for the Service Centre are 9am to 5pm Monday to Friday. Linwood Library and Service Centre at Eastgate is on the first floor, and can be accessed … Continued

Service Centres ( Christchurch City Council ) All Service Centre calls are answered by the Christchurch City Council Civic Offices customer service team. See number above. The Service Centres have information regarding up to date topics within their community, including information about rates rebates scheme; building, planning and enforcement, etc.


  CINCH (Community Information Christchurch) is a database of community information maintained by Christchurch City Libraries. Currently it lists almost 6 000 clubs and community organisations,1,853 courses and 90 individuals. Information can be found by keyword and name. It is available on the Web site above. Printouts, mailing labels, Word tables and Excel spreadsheets are … Continued