School Holidays at the Masterton District Library

With something for everyone these school holidays, visit the library and be entertained, amazed and learn something along the way. [pdf-embedder url="" title="School Holidays July...

The next Big Library Read begins 17th June!

What would you risk for a complete stranger? When widow Millie Sanger finds an injured enemy pilot on her farm, she offers shelter to keep him from being killed. The two forge an unexpected and passionate bond. But consequences of her compassion prove deadly. Borrow...

Winter Warmers Reading Programme

Winter Warmers is a free 6 week reading programme in which children earn incentives by completing 5 or 10 book reviews and reporting into the library. Ages 2-12. Stop by the library to register....

Welcome to the new Website for the Masterton District Library and the Wairarapa Archive

Our old Website no longer met the needs of our organisations to deliver online services to our community and to make the services and information as accessible as possible. The new Website is a work in progress, we have built it on a platform that enables us to add...

Te Ao Māori

Māori Resources

Te Whare Pukapuka o Whakaoriori.

Wairarapa Archive

Wairarapa Heritage

Dedicated to collecting and preserving Wairarapa’s unique heritage, and presenting back to the community

Upcoming Events

Check out the upcoming events at the Masterton Library!

Free eResources

As a Masterton Library Card holder you are entitled to take advantage of the following online resources for FREE.

Generosity New Zealand
Masterton Library Events

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