Summer Reading Challenge

Join in our summer reading challenge from 1 December to 31 January.

Preschool aged - Pick up a 'Read me a story' card from the library.
Colour a star for each book you read together. 
When all 25 stars are coloured bring your card to the library to receive your free book.

Primary aged - Pick up your challenge booklet from the library.
Read 12 books, write down the title and author inside your booklet.
Visit Gore or Mataura Library two or more times and report about your reading. When you have completed your Challenge booklet bring it to the library to choose your free book.


Term time sessions

Baby book music


An interactive session of stories and songs. Suitable for babies and children under two years old.

Held Wednesdays 10.00am at Gore Library.

Update: Please note these sessions are currently being held at the Gore Elderly Citizens Centre next to the James Cumming Wing.


Dragon castle book2


Join us for stories, songs, rhymes and crafts. Suitable for 2-5 year olds but older children are very welcome to join us.  

Tuesday 10.30am at Gore Library 

Friday 10.30am at Mataura Library


Gore District Library 10C Ardwick Street, Gore, 9710 P: 03 203 9129 E: