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We host a number of events throughout the year, including Author talks, visiting Storyteller sessions and special workshops.

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The Amazing Read summer activities include two performance events! 

Little Dog Barking Theatre Company

Twinkle General Brochure 1Thursday, January 10th
Waipawa Library 10.30am
Waipukurau Library 1.15pm

Presenting their latest performance, 'Twinkle', multi award winning children's theatre company 'Little Dog Barking' will delight young & old at this FREE children's event, part of our Amazing Read summer programme.


Zappo the Magician

Wednesday, January 16th
Waipawa Library 1pm
Waipukurau Library 3pm

zappoYour kids will be mesmerised and inspired by Zappo! the amazing kid's Magician, in this unique kids participation performance. Zappo The Magician has successfully performed as a full time children’s entertainer for the last 19 years. In October 2015, he won New Zealand's Top Children's Entertainer Award, voted by the Variety Artists Club. At the 30th New Zealand International Magicians Convention in 2010 he was awarded “Best Children’s Entertainer”. In 2012 he won Best Stage act at the 31st International Magicians convention.



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