Posts

Showing posts with the label Remembrance Day

ANZAC Day 2019

Image
On our national day of remembrance, Auckland Libraries will commemorate those who served and lost their lives for our country. Although our libraries will be closed on 25 April, we have plenty of resources you can use to learn more about ANZAC Day.

You can find out more about our closures here.
Events 
Check-in with your local library to see what events they are hosting. There will be poppy making classes, ANZAC quizzes and wreath making. See some examples below:
ANZAC biscuits at Te Matariki Clendon LibraryANZAC open mic tribute at East Coast Bays LibraryKnit a poppy at Glenfield LibraryBrowse our events to find out what's happening at your local library.
Booklists 
If you're wanting to expand your knowledge on ANZAC Day and the history of New Zealand, browse our curated booklists. 
ANZAC stories for tweensANZAC picture booksChildren at WarMāori in the First World WarIn the Flanders fields: Stories of the Great War - eBooks via OverDriveOnline resources 
Explore the wealth of Aucklan…