There are two weeks left until the end of the Hell Pizza Reading Challenge 2017! So far 529 books have been returned into the Challenge by 60 active participants and 67 free Hell pizza cards have been given away – well done! Have you done your bit to ensure your class wins the Pizza Party […]

Congratulations to Jiko Uluiburotu who secured tickets to tonight’s Hurricanes v Chiefs game at the Westpac Stadium! You have another chance to WIN so get reading any NON-FICTION book from the Girvan Library and return it by lunchtime Friday 7th July (last day of Term 2) to be in the draw for 2x double passes to the […]

The Dark Lord of the Sith has made an appearance at the Girvan Library for International Star Wars Day. The Sci-fi club Star Wars competition quiz box is on display so if you know the answers to the trivia questions posted in today’s daily notices place your entry by 1.30pm today. While you’re there check […]

Read any good books lately? If you’ve enjoyed a book from our library and want to recommend it, we’re keen for you to write a brief review for an upcoming display. Come and see us at the library or post a review in the comments area below. Pizza incentives apply for reviews that make the display […]

The Barons’ Club works like a Toastmasters’ Club or Soap Box every Friday lunchtime with suggested topics for discussion. The Club has grown over the last 2 years and we are proud to celebrate our British traditions. For more information, come along to room 204 Friday lunchtimes for a jolly good canter. Huzzah! Hunter Dobbie

The Wellington College World Vision Runathon is back in 2017: Friday 24th-Saturday 25th March. Work out your brain as well as your body at the Girvan Library with our best books on well, running, and the cause behind the event.

Categories: Displays, Girvan Library, Sport

Maybe it was prophetic that Gary was wearing the Shield for the McEvedy.  Well done all who competed, supported, and didn’t drown 🙂 If you are serious athletes, there are some inspirational athlete biographies, and how-to training books in this display.  Check it out!  

Categories: Displays, Sport

Don’t be afraid if you see “The Donald” as you come into the library.  But feel free to borrow the books and mags about the upcoming US Presidential election and related topics. We have a cordial handshake between Melania Trump (Trump’s wife #3 and First Lady contender) and Bill Clinton (former US President, now the first […]

Want to get your cerebrum fired-up and working well for the challenges that lie ahead each day? Pop into the Library and have a go at our daily word and maths challenges. Stumped for the answers…you’ll just have to wait for the answers the next day 🙂

Categories: Displays, Games, Girvan Library

Show your support for this national event to protest the silencing and bullying of LGBT+ students.  We have some great fiction by David Levithan and other top writers, & non-fiction, mags and and DVDs featuring an LGBT person as the main / important character in the story, showcasing LGBT actors, musicians or artists; or addressing bullying. […]

Categories: Displays, Girvan Library, LGBT