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What's On

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Today Monday 23rd April, 2018

Free Kids Tours

Monday 23 April 2018 - 11am to 12pm

Have you ever wondered what treasures are hidden inside the State Library?

Celebrating World Book Day

Monday 23 April 2018 - 11am to 3pm

Celebrate World Book Day with curator Sarah Morley and a display of rare books from Shakespeare, Cervantes and other literary greats.

Curator Talk: Iconic Literature at the Library

Monday 23 April 2018 - 12pm to 1pm

Maggie Patton will share the stories behind some of the Library's most iconic works of literature on display for World Book Day, including Shakespeare’s First Folio, Cervantes' Don Quixote and Austen's Emma.

A Town Named War Boy (On tour in NSW)

Wednesday 21 March 2018 to Thursday 14 June 2018

On tour around Australia, award-winning playwright Ross Mueller's A Town Named War Boy, brings to life the State Library of NSW’s jaw-dropping collection of First World War diaries.

Here and Now: Waterloo

Saturday 3 March 2018 to Sunday 17 June 2018

Fiona Wolf-Symeonides' photographs capture the Waterloo area as it is about to change.

Australian Inspiration (On tour in NSW)

Saturday 21 January 2017 to Thursday 28 June 2018

East Maitland Library
14-26 April 2018

 

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

Saturday 19 August 2017 to Thursday 16 May 2019

Coffs Harbour & Lithgow Libraries
14-26 April 2018

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

Saturday 21 January 2017 to Thursday 10 January 2019

Cessnock Library
14-26 April 2018

Tomorrow Tuesday 24th April, 2018

Free Kids Tours

Tuesday 24 April 2018 - 11am to 12pm

Have you ever wondered what treasures are hidden inside the State Library?

A Town Named War Boy (On tour in NSW)

Wednesday 21 March 2018 to Thursday 14 June 2018

On tour around Australia, award-winning playwright Ross Mueller's A Town Named War Boy, brings to life the State Library of NSW’s jaw-dropping collection of First World War diaries.

Here and Now: Waterloo

Saturday 3 March 2018 to Sunday 17 June 2018

Fiona Wolf-Symeonides' photographs capture the Waterloo area as it is about to change.

Australian Inspiration (On tour in NSW)

Saturday 21 January 2017 to Thursday 28 June 2018

East Maitland Library
14-26 April 2018

 

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

Saturday 19 August 2017 to Thursday 16 May 2019

Coffs Harbour & Lithgow Libraries
14-26 April 2018

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

Saturday 21 January 2017 to Thursday 10 January 2019

Cessnock Library
14-26 April 2018

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

Saturday 11 June 2016 to Sunday 30 December 2018

Albury Museum & Library
14 April-10 June 2018

Upcoming

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

Saturday 11 June 2016 to Sunday 30 December 2018

Albury Museum & Library
14 April-10 June 2018

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

Saturday 21 January 2017 to Thursday 10 January 2019

Cessnock Library
14-26 April 2018

Australian Inspiration (On tour in NSW)

Saturday 21 January 2017 to Thursday 28 June 2018

East Maitland Library
14-26 April 2018

 

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

Saturday 19 August 2017 to Thursday 16 May 2019

Coffs Harbour & Lithgow Libraries
14-26 April 2018

Here and Now: Waterloo

Saturday 3 March 2018 to Sunday 17 June 2018

Fiona Wolf-Symeonides' photographs capture the Waterloo area as it is about to change.

A Town Named War Boy (On tour in NSW)

Wednesday 21 March 2018 to Thursday 14 June 2018

On tour around Australia, award-winning playwright Ross Mueller's A Town Named War Boy, brings to life the State Library of NSW’s jaw-dropping collection of First World War diaries.

Anzac Day Silver Screen Tribute: Forty Thousand Horsemen

Wednesday 25 April 2018 - 2pm to 3:45pm

Forty Thousand Horsemen dramatizes the exploits of the Australian Light Horse in Palestine during World War I.

Free Kids Tours

Thursday 26 April 2018 - 11am to 12pm

Have you ever wondered what treasures are hidden inside the State Library?