Get Involved


If you're interested in joining one of these groups, please enter its name and number (eg, AKAR 001) by clicking here, and we'll send you contact details of the convenor. Most groups meet in the evenings - if they meet during the daytime, it will be indicated below. Cities and towns are listed alphabetically.

Christchurch - New Brighton - Group #: CHCH 110
Due to expected changes in home location etc details for this group are temporarily unavailable
Christchurch - Riccarton - Group #: CHCH 419
Meetings held at Upper Riccarton Library at 10am on 4th Wednesday of each month. Men and Women welcome.
Christchurch - Riccarton - Group #: CHCH 275
We're a group of women of mixed ages and cultures, living mainly in the north and west of Christchurch.

We enjoy all types of books and take turns to host our monthly meetings which are on the third Thursday of each month at 7.30pm.

At present we have 10 members and would like to welcome 2 new members.
Christchurch - Upper Riccarton - Group #: CHCH 397
We meet at the Upper Riccarton library on the third Monday of each month (daytime). Our group is facilitated by a librarian. Men and Women are welcome to come along.
Diamond Harbour - Group #: DIAM 001
New members (men and women) most welcome; Purau, Diamond Harbour, Church Bay and Charteris Bay
The Book Discussion 
Scheme is a member of the Federation of Workers Educational Associations in Aotearoa New Zealand
BDS is a member of the Federation of Workers Educational Associations