2021 Library Activity Challenge

The 2021 Library Activity Challenge is a fun reading programme that will engage children in what they are reading. 

The programme will run from Monday 11 January to Saturday 20 February. 

About the programme

  • It has five themes: Reading, imagination, time travel, invention and art. Children pick a theme and work through the activities.
  • There is no age limit.
  • The programme is open to all children that want to participate. Children do not need to be library members to participate.
  • Registration starts on 11 January. Children can register any time up to closing date.
  • Programme ends 20 February 2021.
  • All Waikato District libraries will be running the programme.
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Registration starts on the first day of the programme (11 January 2021). Children can still register after the start date.

How to register

Pop into your local library and they’ll be able to register your child on the programme.


There will be one prize for each of the 5 themes per site plus the Golden ticket prize.

Prizes will be drawn on Monday the 22 February 2021.

  • Complete one challenge and receive one entry
  • Complete two challenges and get another two entries
  • Complete a third challenge and receive three more entries
  • Complete the fourth challenge and receive four more entries
  • If they complete all five challenges, they will receive a special golden ticket. This gives them an entry to the Golden Ticket prize draw.