Check out your local library in Lower Hutt or Upper Hutt cities

There are so many libraries throughout the Hutt Valley, there's sure to be one close to where you live. We bet you didn't know how many activities for adults are available at your local library - scroll down this page to see a few. Phone your local library to find out what else they have going on at the moment!

Hutt City Libraries and Upper Hutt City Libraries

There's something for everyone in your whanau whatever their age at Hutt Valley local libraries, Hutt City and Upper Hutt. Come away from your visit inspired!

Find a library near you

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Lower Hutt City libraries

Wainuiomata Library
Queen St
Ph 04 564 5822
Mon-Fri 10.00am-5.30pm
Sat 10.00am-5.00pm
Sun 1.00pm-5.00pm
Eastbourne Library
Rimu St
Ph 04 562 8042
Mon-Fri 10.00am-5.30pm
Sat 10.00am-2.00pm
Petone Library
7 Britannia Street
Ph 04 568 6253
Mon-Fri 10.00am-5.30pm
Sat 10.00am-5.00pm
Sun 10.00am-5.00pm

Moera Library
Randwick Road
Ph 04 568 4720
Mon-Fri 10.00am-5.30pm
War Memorial Library
Cnr Queens Dr & Woburn Rd
Ph 04 570 6633
Mon-Fri 10.00am-8.30pm
Sat 10.00am-5.00pm
Sun 1.00-5.00pm
Naenae Library
Hillary Court
Ph 04 567 2859
Mon-Fri 10.00am-5.30pm
Sat 10.00am-5.00pm
Taita Library
Taine Street
Ph 04 567 2767
Mon-Fri 10.00am-5.30pm
Stokes Valley Library
Scott Court
Ph 04 562 9050
Mon-Fri 10.00am-5.30pm
Sat 10.00am-2.00pm

Upper Hutt City libraries

Upper Hutt Library
844 Fergusson Dr
Ph 04 527 2117
Mon – Thurs 9:30am – 6:30pm
Friday 9:30am – 5:30pm
Sat - Sunday 10am – 4pm
Closed public holidays
Pinehaven Library
cnr Pinehaven & Jocelyn Cres
Ph 04 528 2208
Mon, Wed, and Friday 12.30pm – 4.30pm
Tues, Thurs, Sat 10:30am – 12.30pm
Sunday Closed

Community law clinic

For other legal service providers in the Hutt Valley, see our Support page

  • Naenae Library: every Tuesday 2pm
  • Wainuiomata Community Centre: every Wednesday 11am - 12noon

Justices of the peace

Members of the Hutt Valley JP Association are available for free at the following locations and times:

  • Eastbourne Library: first Saturday of each month from 12pm - 1pm
  • Moera Library: second Thursday of each month from 10.30am - 11.30am
  • Naenae Library: third Tuesday of each month from 10.30am - 11.30am
  • Petone Library: last Friday of each month 2pm - 3pm.
  • Stokes Valley Library: second Thursday of each month from 1pm - 2pm
  • Taita Library: first Monday of the month from 1pm - 2pm
  • Wainuiomata Library: every Thursday 1pm - 2pm
  • War Memorial Library: third Tuesday of each month 7pm - 8pm

Activities at your local library

Book talk and book clubs

Recommend your favourite reads to others and hear about the latest titles on offer:

  • Naenae: 1st Mon of the month 10.30am and book club is on the 3rd Mon of the month 1.00pm
  • War Memorial: last Thurs of the month 7.00-8.15pm
  • Eastbourne: 1st Wed of each month 11.00am
  • Moera: 1st Thurs of the month 10.30am 
  • Petone: 3rd Wed of the month 1.30pm
  • Stokes Valley: 1st Wed of the month 1:30pm and book club is on the 3rd Mon of each month 7.00pm
  • Taita: 2nd Thurs of the month 10.30am
  • Wainuiomata: 2nd Thurs of the month 10.30am 
  • Upper Hutt: Wed of each month 10.30am at the Central Library

Tea and Tales for seniors

Seniors are invited to come for an hour of friendship and stories. Enjoy morning tea with readings for poetry, stories and anecdotes from our collections. 

  • War Memorial Library: last Wed of each month at 10.30am
  • Upper Hutt Library: last Wed of each month at 10.30am

Help with family history

Members of the the New Zealand Society of Genealogists are available to assist you with family history enquiries

  • Petone Library: first and third Wednesday of each month from 10.00am-12.00noon, and first Saturday of each month between 10.00am-12.00 noon
  • Upper Hutt Library: Family History Group every third Sunday of each month from 1-2pm in the Rotary Lounge and Writing History 1.30-3.00pm every Friday

Craft group

Join in for a cuppa and some good company while you work on your current craft projects:

  • Wainuiomata Library: every Thursday between 2 and 4pm
  • Naenae Library: every Tuesday 1pm - 3pm
  • Upper Hutt Library: every Sunday 1.30-3.30pm and Monday 12.30-2.30pm in the Rotary Lounge  

Stepping up computer classes

Stepping up computer classes cover a range of topics including skype, trademe, social media, using Microsoft office and internet security and safety.

For an up to date programme please visit the Hutt city Libraries website:


Introduction to eBooks

Bring along you eReader device and learn how to download eBook from the library catalog, If you don't have your own you can practice on one of the Kobo devices available at the Library. Please do book prior by calling 570 6633 or book online.

  • Stokes Valley – Every Monday, 10-11am
  • Wainuiomata Library – Second Tuesday of the month, 10.30-11.30am
  • Taita Library – Third Wednesday of the month, 1-2pm
  • War Memorial Library – First Thursday of the month, 5.30-6.30pm
  • Eastbourne Library – Second Friday of the month, 11am-12noon
  • Naenae Library – Fourth Saturday of the month, 11am-12noon