Science Snippets in the Library

Science Alive! presents a free after school science programme in 5 libraries across Christchurch. 
We have fun science activities and new interesting topics each week.
Our qualified educators lead children through interactive activities to stimulate interest in science.

Find a library that suits you and come along - no bookings required.
Programmes run during term time (except for the first week) from 3:30 – 4:30pm.
Suitable for children aged 5-12.


  South Fendalton Shirley Riccarton Linwood
Magnificient Mammals Waitangi Day
No session
7th Feb 8th Feb 9th Feb 10th Feb
Faces of the Moon 13th Feb 14th Feb 15th Feb 16th Feb 17th Feb
Underwater Forests 20th Feb 21st Feb 22nd Feb 23rd Feb 24th Feb
It's a Gas! 27th Feb 28th Feb 1st Mar 2nd Mar 3rd Mar
Refraction 6th Mar 7th Mar 8th Mar 9th Mar 10th Mar
Green and Growing 13th Mar 14th Mar 15th Mar 16th Mar 17th Mar
No Sessions (Week 20th to 24th March - No sessions due to staff at the Under 5 Festival)
Under Pressure 27th Mar 28th Mar 29th Mar 30th Mar 31st Mar
Machine Madness 3rd April 4th April 5th April 6th April 7th April


Download Science Snippets in the Library flyer here.