What's On

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Today Saturday 16th December, 2017

Sydney Morning Herald Photos1440

Saturday 25 November 2017 to Sunday 28 January 2018

The best published and unpublished work by Sydney Morning Herald photographers from 2016 to the present. 

Botanical Inspirations

Friday 17 November 2017 to Sunday 28 January 2018

On show in the Amaze Gallery, a selection of works related to artist Ferdinand Bauer.

What goes pop!

Saturday 2 September 2017 to Sunday 25 February 2018

A whistle-stop tour through some of the most important cultural changes of the 20th century.

Australian Inspiration (On tour in NSW)

Saturday 21 January 2017 to Thursday 28 June 2018

Batlow Library
23 December 2017-11 January 2018

May Gibbs: celebrating 100 years (On tour in NSW)

Saturday 19 August 2017 to Thursday 16 May 2019

Casino & Deniliquin Libraries
23 December 2017-11 January 2018

Satire in the time of war, 1914-1918 (On tour in NSW)

Saturday 21 January 2017 to Thursday 10 January 2019

Coffs Harbour Library
23 December 2017-11 January 2018

What A Life! Rock Photography by Tony Mott (On tour in NSW)

Saturday 11 June 2016 to Sunday 30 December 2018

Glasshouse, Port Macquarie
9 Februrary-1 April 2018

Tomorrow Sunday 17th December, 2017

Sydney Morning Herald Photos1440

Saturday 25 November 2017 to Sunday 28 January 2018

The best published and unpublished work by Sydney Morning Herald photographers from 2016 to the present. 

Botanical Inspirations

Friday 17 November 2017 to Sunday 28 January 2018

On show in the Amaze Gallery, a selection of works related to artist Ferdinand Bauer.

What goes pop!

Saturday 2 September 2017 to Sunday 25 February 2018

A whistle-stop tour through some of the most important cultural changes of the 20th century.

Australian Inspiration (On tour in NSW)

Saturday 21 January 2017 to Thursday 28 June 2018

Batlow Library
23 December 2017-11 January 2018

May Gibbs: celebrating 100 years (On tour in NSW)

Saturday 19 August 2017 to Thursday 16 May 2019

Casino & Deniliquin Libraries
23 December 2017-11 January 2018

Satire in the time of war, 1914-1918 (On tour in NSW)

Saturday 21 January 2017 to Thursday 10 January 2019

Coffs Harbour Library
23 December 2017-11 January 2018

What A Life! Rock Photography by Tony Mott (On tour in NSW)

Saturday 11 June 2016 to Sunday 30 December 2018

Glasshouse, Port Macquarie
9 Februrary-1 April 2018

Upcoming

Aura Parker Author/Illustrator Workshop

Tuesday 16 January 2018 - 10am to 11am

Meet author/illustrator Aura Parker and try some of her clever drawing tricks.

HSC Help! Awesome eresources for History

Tuesday 16 January 2018 - 11am to 12pm

Studying Modern, Ancient or Extension History for the HSC? We’ll also show you some awesome history eresources.

HSC Help! Awesome eresources for Legal Studies

Tuesday 16 January 2018 - 1pm to 2pm

Studying Legal Studies for the HSC? We’ll show you some awesome Legal Studies eresources.

May Gibbs Birthday Party

Wednesday 17 January 2018 - 10am to 11:30am

You're invited to a party - join us to celebrate the wonderful May Gibbs' birthday on 17 January.

 

HSC Help! Awesome eresources for Society & Culture

Wednesday 17 January 2018 - 11am to 12pm

Studying Society & Culture for the HSC? We’ll also show you some awesome Society & Culture eresources.

HSC Help! Awesome eresources for History

Wednesday 17 January 2018 - 1pm to 2pm

Studying Modern, Ancient or Extension History for the HSC? We’ll show you some awesome History eresources.

Drop in Activity Centre - Animal theme

Thursday 18 January 2018 - 10am to 3pm

We've been invaded - Insect craft galore!

HSC Help! Awesome eresources for Legal Studies

Thursday 18 January 2018 - 11am to 12pm

Studying Legal Studies for the HSC? We’ll show you some awesome Legal Studies eresources.

Past All previous events

Rare Books & Special Collections - a Perspective from the Senate House Library University of London

Thursday 14 December 2017 - 6pm to 7pm

As ALIA re-starts a special interest group for special collections, Dr Karen Attar, a rare books librarian for many years and an active member of CILIP’s Rare Books and Special Collections Group in the United Kingdom, shares her experiences of the British library world.

Author talk: No Front Line

Tuesday 12 December 2017 - 12:30pm to 1:30pm

Chris Masters will talk about how his new book No Front Line gives voice to Australia's Special Forces and takes us to the centre of some of the fiercest combat Australia has ever experienced while providing the most intimate examination of what it is like to be a member of this country's elite fighting forces.

Author Talk: Call of the Reed Warbler

Saturday 9 December 2017 - 2pm to 3pm

Charles Massy will be in conversation with ABC's Gardening Australia Costa Georgiadis to talk about how he believes a grassroots revolution can save the planet, help turn climate change around, and build healthy people and healthy communities, pivoting significantly on our relationship with growing and consuming food.

Where do I start? Library website and catalogues

Thursday 7 December 2017 - 10:30am to 11:30am

This hands-on workshop provices and overview of the services and resources available from the State Library website.

Christmas in the Colony

Wednesday 6 December 2017 - 10:30am to 12:30pm

Join us for a festive show and tell and discover how Christmas was celebrated in the colonies.

Author talk: Living the 1960s

Tuesday 5 December 2017 - 12:30pm to 1:30pm

Much-loved actor Noeline Brown cut a groovy figure in the sixties and now, with her trademark dry sense of humour and storyteller’s gift, Noeline comes to the Library to talk about her new book Living the 1960s.

Author talk: Punk Girls

Saturday 2 December 2017 - 2pm to 3pm

Fashion, music and politics collide in this landmark publication by Liz Ham, one of Australia’s most acclaimed female photographers. Punk Girls is an authentic representation of the punk movement in its many guises with an important focus on the females who inhabit this world.

Author talk: Martin Sharp His Life & Times

Friday 1 December 2017 - 12:30pm to 1:30pm

From OZ magazine, Swinging London and Sydney’s Yellow House, Martin Sharp was at the epicentre of a cultural flowering. His biographer Joyce Morgan will shed new light on the charismatic and eccentric Sydney artist.

Search between today and Saturday 30th December, 2017

Sydney Morning Herald Photos1440

Saturday 25 November 2017 to Sunday 28 January 2018

The best published and unpublished work by Sydney Morning Herald photographers from 2016 to the present. 

Botanical Inspirations

Friday 17 November 2017 to Sunday 28 January 2018

On show in the Amaze Gallery, a selection of works related to artist Ferdinand Bauer.

What goes pop!

Saturday 2 September 2017 to Sunday 25 February 2018

A whistle-stop tour through some of the most important cultural changes of the 20th century.

Australian Inspiration (On tour in NSW)

Saturday 21 January 2017 to Thursday 28 June 2018

Batlow Library
23 December 2017-11 January 2018

May Gibbs: celebrating 100 years (On tour in NSW)

Saturday 19 August 2017 to Thursday 16 May 2019

Casino & Deniliquin Libraries
23 December 2017-11 January 2018

Satire in the time of war, 1914-1918 (On tour in NSW)

Saturday 21 January 2017 to Thursday 10 January 2019

Coffs Harbour Library
23 December 2017-11 January 2018

What A Life! Rock Photography by Tony Mott (On tour in NSW)

Saturday 11 June 2016 to Sunday 30 December 2018

Glasshouse, Port Macquarie
9 Februrary-1 April 2018