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  • Workshop
  • Free

Nathan Luff Author workshop

Monday
Mon 4 Jul 2022
  • series: Kids at the Library

Luff Out Loud with Nathan Luff! This workshop will look at the very serious art of writing comedy. 

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  • Exhibition
  • Free

Dyarubbin

27 Mar 2021 to 28 Aug 2022

Darug knowledge-holders, artists and educators Leanne Watson, Jasmine Seymour, Erin Wilkins and Rhiannon Wright share their culture and stories of...

Sackville Reach, Dyarubbin (Hawkesbury River) photograph by Joy Lai  2020 
  • Exhibition
  • On Site

Grand Vistas - Panoramas from the collection 

27 May 2022 to 16 Apr 2023

Travel across Australia and see the world through 19th century panoramas from the Library’s collection.

Panorama of the Swan River Settlement / watercolour drawing by Jane Eliza Currie
  • Exhibition
  • Ongoing
  • Free

Amaze Gallery

An ever changing selection of fascinating items from the Library's extraordinary collection.

  • Exhibition
  • Ongoing
  • Free

Paintings from the Collection

More than 300 original artworks from the Library’s unique collection of landscape and portrait paintings.

Oil painting. Panoramic scene of a harbour.
  • Workshop

Make your own boardgame

Tuesday
Tue 5 Jul 2022
  • series: Kids at the Library

Create your own board game from scratch - choose your favourite theme, create your tokens and decorate the board to develop a fully functioning...

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  • Talk
  • Online
  • Free

Why David Unaipon did not benefit from his Patents

Tuesday
Tue 5 Jul 2022
  • series: Scholar Talks

Unaipon descendent, Ngarrindjeri man Kym Kropinyeri, wants to know why this famous inventor never made any money. This talk explains why. 

Headshot of Scholar Kathy Bowrey
  • Workshop
  • Free

Jasmine Seymour Author workshop

Tuesday
Tue 5 Jul 2022
  • series: Kids at the Library

Join award-winning author and illustrator Jasmine Seymour as she shares her newest picture book, Open Your Heart To Country

Author Jasmine Seymour
  • Workshop
  • Free

Tristan Bancks author workshop

Wednesday
Wed 6 Jul 2022
  • series: Kids at the Library

The fabulous children’s author Tristan Bancks has a new book out soon called Cop and Robber and you can get the inside story on how to write your...

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  • Workshop

Make a house workshop

Thursday
Thu 7 Jul 2022
  • series: Kids at the Library

Bring your family’s house-building skills to our special event where you will create a dream house from a cardboard box, coloured papers and glue!...

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  • Guided Tour
  • Onsite
  • Free

Guided Tour

Thursday
Thu 7 Jul 2022

The Library’s curatorial team are itching to share their favourite Library collection items and explain the stories behind them!

Curator Geoff Barker holding a photo image of ice and water landscape
  • Movie
  • Onsite

The Apartment (1960)

Thursday
Thu 7 Jul 2022
  • series: Silent Film Festival

The Apartment (1960) with soundtrack. 125 minutes

Actor, Jack Lemon, talking on the phone