Welcome to the Kids section of Wellington City Libraries' website. You'll find heaps of fun and interesting stuff here. Content changes all the time so bookmark us and visit often!
Kids' Club Reviews
Is there a Sherlock Holmes hidden in you? 6 great children's cipher books to try today: Do you have what it takes to go undercover and discover the secret world of espionage? Well if you can break the following code I think you will have what it takes!
wickED: Check out the awesome selection of games and activities on wickED. They're super fun and help you with your learning too!
Discover what ancient Maori warriors learnt from our native birds, and find out how to make a hangi - yum!!
Stories from the Ballet Come along to special storytimes read by legendary dancer Sir John Trimmer from the Royal New Zealand Ballet. Listen to stories while learning the ballet steps and positions. Click for more info.
Zoo Whiz: a great site for learning maths, spelling and reading, with a neat twist -- when you complete an activity, you earn "coins" to spend for your online zoo!
Language Nut: a fun way to learn different languages for kids and adults. There are songs, stories and games for each language so you'll be adding to your vocabulary without really realising it! (To get started, type in your library card number into the box on Language Nut labelled "barcode".)
Oddizzi: a fun, interactive way to learn about countries. Need to find out about a country or have a topic about the natural world to research? Just login by typing "Wellington" and "oddizzi"
TumbleBooks: TumbleBooks offers picture books, chapter books and non-fiction books, which you can read, or have read to you! There are educational videos and games, animation, sounds and music.
Encyclopaedia Britannica: Britannica Junior edition contains thousands of short articles on subjects for school and for fun. From countries, to animals and sports; it also includes pictures, videos, and links to other websites.