What's On

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

A group of children and their parents

Kids Tour of the Library

Thursday
Thursday, 15 April 2021 - 12pm to 12:45pm
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Are you visiting the Library for the first time or are you a regular visitor?

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Desk with quill

Grapho

Thursday
Thursday, 15 April 2021 - 12pm to 1pm
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Join us at the Library for calligraphy demonstrations in languages other than English

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Actors from Bell Shakespeare performing

Such Sweet Sorrow

Thursday
Thursday, 15 April 2021 - 1:30pm to 2:30pm
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Love, hate, laughs, revenge, brawls, swords, marriage, life and death – it’s fair to say that Romeo and Juliet has it all.

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Three students moving paper models of house and flowers creating a film

Stop motion animation

Thursday
Thursday, 15 April 2021 - 2pm to 3:30pm
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Have you ever wanted to make your own movies?

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Actors from Bell Shakespeare performing

Such Sweet Sorrow post-show workshop

Thursday
Thursday, 15 April 2021 - 2:45pm to 4pm
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Explore on your feet the greatest love story ever told!

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Elise Edmonds with open book

Curator Tour: A few of our favourite things with Elise Edmonds

Thursday
Thursday, 15 April 2021 - 5:30pm to 6:30pm
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Our curators will lead you through the hidden spaces that house all sorts of fascinating items, with stories to match.

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 subdivision plan that features the Library

This talk combines historical and ecological data, and uses maps to trace the historical evolution of south Sydney’s once-extensive swamplands.

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Head shot Rick Morton

My Year of Living Vulnerably

Thursday
Thursday, 15 April 2021 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
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Rick Morton comes back to the Library to talk about his latest release, My Year of Living Vulnerably.

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A portrait made with wire of David Scott Mitchell

Portraits with wire workshop

Friday
Friday, 16 April 2021 - 10am to 11:30am
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You may have created a portrait or two in your time, but not like this!

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Actors from Bell Shakespeare performing

Just Romeo and Juliet!

Friday
Friday, 16 April 2021 - 10am to 11am
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When Andy unwittingly auditions for a school production of Romeo and Juliet, he gets more than he bargained for.

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An actor from Bell Shakespeare

Just Romeo and Juliet! post-show workshop

Friday
Friday, 16 April 2021 - 11:15am to 12:30pm
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Jump into the world of Shakespeare in this post-show workshop!

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A mother and child

Kids Tour of the Library

Friday
Friday, 16 April 2021 - 12pm to 12:45pm
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Are you visiting the Library for the first time or are you a regular visitor?

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Actors from Bell Shakespeare performing

Macbeth: The Rehearsal

Friday
Friday, 16 April 2021 - 1:30pm to 2:30pm
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Become a fly on the wall when two actors and a director take on the Scottish Play in rehearsal, with illuminating and entertaining results.

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