What's On

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Today Tuesday 25th July, 2017

Ngara Yar-re Gna – Hear Say See

Wednesday 28 June 2017 to Sunday 27 August 2017

Join us in celebrating the strength and diversity of Australia’s Indigenous languages. 

Beauty in Difference: The Street Photography of Jon Lewis

Saturday 4 March 2017 to Sunday 27 August 2017

Lewis highlights our culturally diverse city through images of its people.

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

Saturday 21 January 2017 to Friday 1 December 2017

Cootamundra Library
15 - 27 July 2017

Australian Inspiration (On tour in NSW)

Saturday 21 January 2017 to Thursday 28 June 2018

Grenfell Library
15 - 27 July 2017

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

Saturday 11 June 2016 to Sunday 30 December 2018

Wollongong Art Gallery
25 August - 29 September 2017

Tomorrow Wednesday 26th July, 2017

John Gould: the Bird Man

Wednesday 26 July 2017 - 10:30am to 12:30pm

John Gould was a British ornithologist and artist. It is estimated over half a million individual hand coloured plates of birds and animals were produced under the Gould name.

Talking Deadly with Dr Clint Bracknell

Wednesday 26 July 2017 - 6pm to 7pm

Join Dr Clint Bracknell for Talking Deadly on the Wirlomin Noongar Language and Stories Project.

Twelve x Twelve

Wednesday 26 July 2017 - 10am to Sunday 6 August 2017 - 4pm

Artist and designer Julie Paterson will once again transform the Macquarie Room into an art studio and welcomes drop-ins at any time. 

Stories in Surprising Places

Wednesday 26 July 2017 - 10:30am to Wednesday 20 September 2017 - 11:30am

Explore our amazing building, discover wonderful books, make craft and enjoy the magic of shared stories.

Ngara Yar-re Gna – Hear Say See

Wednesday 28 June 2017 to Sunday 27 August 2017

Join us in celebrating the strength and diversity of Australia’s Indigenous languages. 

Beauty in Difference: The Street Photography of Jon Lewis

Saturday 4 March 2017 to Sunday 27 August 2017

Lewis highlights our culturally diverse city through images of its people.

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

Saturday 21 January 2017 to Friday 1 December 2017

Cootamundra Library
15 - 27 July 2017

Australian Inspiration (On tour in NSW)

Saturday 21 January 2017 to Thursday 28 June 2018

Grenfell Library
15 - 27 July 2017

Upcoming

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

Saturday 11 June 2016 to Sunday 30 December 2018

Wollongong Art Gallery
25 August - 29 September 2017

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

Saturday 21 January 2017 to Friday 1 December 2017

Cootamundra Library
15 - 27 July 2017

Australian Inspiration (On tour in NSW)

Saturday 21 January 2017 to Thursday 28 June 2018

Grenfell Library
15 - 27 July 2017

Beauty in Difference: The Street Photography of Jon Lewis

Saturday 4 March 2017 to Sunday 27 August 2017

Lewis highlights our culturally diverse city through images of its people.

Ngara Yar-re Gna – Hear Say See

Wednesday 28 June 2017 to Sunday 27 August 2017

Join us in celebrating the strength and diversity of Australia’s Indigenous languages. 

Where, when and why - latest additions to our Map collections

Thursday 27 July 2017 - 6pm to 7:30pm

Each year the Library acquires a range of published and original maps, atlases and globes, originating in New South Wales, Australia and Internationally. Come along and see a selection of material acquired over the past year.

Sydney Noir: The Golden Years

Saturday 29 July 2017 - 2pm to 3pm

Join authors Michael Duffy and Nick Hordern as they discuss their latest book, Sydney Noir: The Golden Years, a fascinating and sometimes outrageous look at Sydney in the swinging sixties.

LookDrawPrint

Sunday 30 July 2017 - 10am to 4pm

This is a LookDrawprint workshop for the creatively curious. Working with the NSW State Library archives, participants will create their very own prototype textile design printed directly onto fabric.