Friends of the Library

​​​​​​The Friends of the Library are a group of people ​who love libraries!

They support libraries, run educational and entertaining events, fund-raise and advocate for them.

Taupo and Turangi are lucky enough to have Friends of the Library groups to support services and organise events in the library.

2017 Events

View our calendar of events for 2017 here​.

​14 December​Christmas Carols in the Library
​21 September and
16 November
Book Talk: Reviews and Book News​​

For more i​nformation on events visit our News & Events page.

Contact Friends of the Library, Taupo

To find out more about future events or about joining the Friends of the Library contact:

Lorraine Cholmondeley-Smith
Phone: 07 378 9096

Contact Friends of the Library, Turangi

To find out more about future events or about joining the Friends of the Turangi Library contact:

Lorraine Wilson
Phone: 07 386 0321

Are you interested in becoming a friend of your library?

It's a great way to get involved, support your library, meet new people and have fun at the same time. We would love to hear from you. Contact the Taupo or Turangi Friends of the Library or pick up a membership form when you are next at the library.


Read the latest news and book reviews from the Friends of the Taupo Public Library newsletter.

2017 newsletters

​Date​Main subjects
​July 2017What's been happening, ​Online registration, Learning opportunity
March 2017What's been happening, ​Summer reading programme, Book sale

Archived newsletters

Date​​Main subjects
November 2016​What's been happening, ​books in homes, Taupo art awards on display
August 2016​What's been​ happening
May 2016​Books, snacks, and bookish activities
December 2015​Summer's here
September 2015​Books are Magic
February 2015​News and events
August 2014​LIANZA 2014, Kete Taupo, Family History
April 2014​ANZAC Day, upcoming anniversary
​​January 2014​Summer reading programme, Book withdrawals
September 2013​​Trout, Tramps & Fumaroles

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