Tuesday 25th January, 12.30pm

New Scotland: Poetry Prize-giving 2022

Join us for a celebration of poetry inspired by the Scottish Bard, with readings from the winners of the 2021 Robert Burns poetry competitions and commentary from judges Liam McIlvanney, Burns Fellow John Becky Manawatu (Adult section), and Jilly O’Brien (Youth Section).

With grateful thanks to our sponsors: Dunedin Edinburgh Sister City Society, Otago Scottish Heritage Council, Lee and Royden Somerville, Dunedin Public Libraries Association, Centre for Irish & Scottish Studies, Otago Daily Times, Dunedin UNESCO City of Literature.

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Tuesday 25th January, 12.30pm
Dunningham Suite, 4th Floor, Dunedin City Library


Adult Summer Reading Challenge

Go on, challenge yourself over the summer!

Read 10 books and record your progress to earn a free DVD rentals voucher (one voucher per customer)

Stretch your horizons by reading five books outside your comfort zone and you’ll go into the draw for a chance to win a $50 book voucher.

Pick up a reading record at your local library and start your journey!

Runs until 31st March, 2022

Teen Reading Challenge

Pick up your copy of the Teen Reading Challenge record from your local library - enjoy some great reading and be in with a chance to win.

You need to be aged between 13-18 to enter.

Runs throughout the year!