What's On

Public programs and learning activities will be delivered onsite and online in 2021. See what's on here. 

A mother and her two sons reading a book in the Childrens Library

Storytime in the Children’s Library

Monday
Monday, 21 June 2021 - 10:30am to 11am
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We're back! We have a beautiful Children’s Library full of wonderful books to share with you.

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Author Aura Parker holding her picture book The Silly Seabed Song

Storytime online with author Aura Parker

Thursday
Thursday, 24 June 2021 - 11:30am to 12pm
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Join award-winning writer and illustrator, Aura Parker for an online storytime with her new book The Silly Seabed Song.

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A child and parent doing craft

Drop-in Activity Centre

Monday
Monday, 5 July 2021 - 10am to 3pm
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We’re excited to be back in action in the Learning Centre with the return of the Drop-in Activity Centre.

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A child and parent doing craft

Drop-in Activity Centre

Tuesday
Tuesday, 6 July 2021 - 10am to 3pm
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We’re excited to be back in action in the Learning Centre with the return of the Drop-in Activity Centre.

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A child and parent doing craft

Drop-in Activity Centre

Wednesday
Wednesday, 7 July 2021 - 10am to 3pm
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We’re excited to be back in action in the Learning Centre with the return of the Drop-in Activity Centre.

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A child drawing

Pop-up Art Making

Wednesday
Wednesday, 7 July 2021 - 1pm to 1:40pm
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We’ll guide you through some simple observation and drawing steps that will help you create your own colourful masterpiece.

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A child and parent doing craft

Drop-in Activity Centre

Thursday
Thursday, 8 July 2021 - 10am to 3pm
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We’re excited to be back in action in the Learning Centre with the return of the Drop-in Activity Centre.

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A child drawing

Pop-up Art Making

Thursday
Thursday, 8 July 2021 - 1pm to 1:40pm
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We’ll guide you through some simple observation and drawing steps that will help you create your own colourful masterpiece.

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A child and parent doing craft

Drop-in Activity Centre

Friday
Friday, 9 July 2021 - 10am to 3pm
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We’re excited to be back in action in the Learning Centre with the return of the Drop-in Activity Centre.

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A child drawing

Pop-up Art Making

Friday
Friday, 9 July 2021 - 1pm to 1:40pm
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We’ll guide you through some simple observation and drawing steps that will help you create your own colourful masterpiece.

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Maps can hold a wealth of information to enrich your history research or project.

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woman gesturing at painting

Would you like to become more creative in 2021? Join Andrea, our art educator for a series of four online workshops.

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Mitchell building

Where do I start? Discover your State Library online 

Thursday
Thursday, 16 September 2021 - 10:30am to 11am
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Whether you’re looking for a new book to read, a binge-worthy podcast, inspiring stories, or a fun activity to do at home — you can get all of this and more online at your  State Library.

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