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HSC

Riverina Regional Library would like to wish all students sitting their HSC exams all the very best. A reminder that we have free resources that can help you in your study. They can be found on our Help for HSC page. Our branch libraries also provide great staff to help […]

Get Online Week

Henty Library | Culcairn Library | Jindera Community Hub | Monday 15 and Monday 22 October Get Online week gives everyone the chance to make the most of the internet, no matter how confident they are online. Here is your chance to get free and friendly support, maybe try something […]

Consumer Rights Workshops

Wagga Wagga City Library | Thursdays 11, 18, 25 October and Thursday 1 November – 3.30pm-4.30pm Do you have a disability? Do you support someone with a disability? Do you know your Consumer Rights? We are all consumers and we all have rights! These workshops are designed to teach you […]

Fun in the Park

Gundagai Library and Carberry Park | Friday October 26 – 5.00pm-8.00pm A fun-filled family event. Outdoor storytime, games, BBQ, face painting, Christmas card and beadmaking workshops and a family movie will keep you busy. Enquiries: 02 6944 0270

iPad For Seniors

Cootamundra Library | Monday 15 October – 10.00am-12 noon Wednesday 17 October – 10.00am-12 noon Friday 19 October – 1.00pm-3.00pm Monday 22 October – 10.00am-12 noon Wednesday 24 October – 10.00am-12 noon Friday 26 October – 1.00pm-3.00pm Learn how to  use your iPad, utilising and adding apps, and even have […]

Computer Classes

Holbrook Library | Thursday 25 October and Thursday 1 November – 2.30pm Learn some new skills and get online. Thursday 25 October – 2.30pm Sharing and saving photos and other attachments  AND saving and filing emails Thursday 1 November – 2.30pm Introduction to online banking and shopping Bookings: 02 6036 […]

Grandparents’ Day

Gundagai Library | Wednesday 24 October – 10.00am-12 noon Beeswax wraps are a great alternative to plastic wrap. Learn how easy they are to make in this FREE workshop. Bookings: 02 6944 0270

Book Club Members’ Lounge

RSL Club Wagga Wagga (Mirage Room) | Thursday 22 November – 6.30pm Celebrate the 2018 reading season with our annual celebration to meet members of other Book Clubs. Share your experiences over wine and canapes. RSVP by 19 November Wagga Wagga City Library: 02 69269 700 or wcl@wagga.nsw.gov.au

Art in the Arcade

Wagga Wagga City Library | Friday 9 November – 6.00pm-7.30pm Botanical Drawing with Megan Forward Megan Forward – illustrator, artist and children’s author – is enthusiastic about living sustainably in urban environments. Working from her studio in Manly, Brisbane, Megan also has a love of nature that fuels her passion […]

Baby Bounce

Cootamundra Library | Fridays 2, 16, 30 November – 10.30am Free program for children aged 0-2 years. Songs, stories, rhymes, and fun! No booking required. Enquiries: 02 6940 2200

Movie of the Month Club

Junee Library | Thursday 15 November – 1.00pm This month’s film is The wife –  Joan Castleman (Glenn Close) is the perfect devoted wife. Forty years spent sacrificing her own talent, dreams and ambitions to fan the flames of her charismatic husband Joe (Jonathan Pryce) and his brilliant literary career, […]

Author talk – Gabrielle Chan

Cootamundra Library | Wagga Wagga City Library | Tuesday November 20 Why are we so fed up with politics? Why are formerly rusted-on country voters deserting major parties in greater numbers than their city cousins? Can ordinary people teach us more about the way forward for government? Telling the story […]

Basic Android Skills

Wagga Wagga City Library | Friday 26 October and Friday 2 November – 10.30am-12.30pm Attend both sessions and have an introduction to Android tablets/smartphones, Android Q&A, and an introduction to the Seniors Card website. Bookings:6926 9700 or wcl@wagga.nsw.gov.au Please bring your own device and make sure that it is fully […]

Library Bingo Winner

The draw has taken place for quarter 3 Library Bingo. The winner is …… Pamela Beeson. Thank you Pamela for playing along – a prize pack will be waiting for you at your home branch library. The final Library Bingo sheet is now available. Don’t forget that at the end […]

Sashiko Workshop

Wagga Wagga City Library | Tuesday 23 October – 10.30am-12.30pm Learn the art of Sashiko with Tracey Luhrs. Sashiko is a form of Japanese folk embroidery using a variation of a running stitch to create a patterned background. It’s suitable for all levels of experience, even those who’ve never stitched […]

Card Crafting

Cootamundra Library | Friday 26 October – 2.00pm-4.00pm Using stamps, inks and decorative paper create Christmas cards and gift tags. Cost: $5.00 Bookings: 02 6940 2200

Fabric Stars

Cootamundra Library | Friday 30 November – 2.00pm-4.00pm Folded strips of fabric create a star ornament perfect for the Christmas tree. No sewing skills are neccessary. Cost: $5.00 Bookings: 02 6940 2200

Strata Living for Seniors

Wagga Wagga City Library | Friday 9 November – 10.00am-12 noon Thinking of downsizing, or already living in a strata arrangement? Come to the Library, and learn about the rights and responsibilities of lot owners and the owners corporation, and how to resolve a strata dispute. Lawyers from Seniors Rights […]

Tech Savvy Seniors

Corowa | Mulwala | Howlong | Wednesdays in October and November This program provides introductory computing skills required to develop the confidence and skills necessary to embrace technology for socialising, accessing important services or conducting personal business. Corowa Library Wednesdays beginning 10 October & finishing Wednesday 21 November – 10.00am-12 […]

Playing @ The Pond

Cootamundra Library | Third Friday of the month – 12.30pm-1.30pm Lunchtime concert series, bring your lunch and enjoy music from our finest local talent, on the grass by the pond outside the library. FREE! Enquiries: 02 6940 2200

Knitting Group

Wagga Wagga City Library | Thursday 15 November – 10.00am-2.00pm The Knittin’ Group is a group of committed community members who knit and crochet throughout the year for charity. They meet bimonthly on the 3rd Thursday. New members are welcome. Next meeting: Thursday 17 January – 10.00am-2.00pm

Basic iPad Skills

Wagga Wagga City Library | Friday 16 and 23 November – 10.30am-12.30pm Attend both sessions and have an introduction to iPads/iPhones, iPad Q&A, and an introduction to the Seniors Card website. Bookings:6926 9700 or wcl@wagga.nsw.gov.au Please bring your own device and make sure that it is fully charged. The library […]

Art Exhibition – The Blue Suitcase

Coolamon | Corowa | Howlong | September-October Get up close to a collection of art objects with The Blue Case – Technology. Showcasing the works of six contemporary Australian artists and designers it is part of the National Gallery of Australia’s Elaine and Jim Wolfensohn Gift collection. The works focus on […]

Author Talk – Bernadette Sutherland

Temora Library | Thursday 15 November – 10.30am Bernadette Sutherland published her book Dear Mum in Heaven, the true story of a daughter’s sorrow, entangled in hope as cancer stole her mother’s life. She will take you on her journey of how great love meets great sorrow. Bernadette hopes her […]

Card Craft Group

Talbingo Library | Tuesdays – 9.30am Making cards for Australian Armed forces serving overseas, so these members have cards they can send to family and friends whilst serving. Enquiries: 02 6949 5344

Chess

Cootamundra Library | From beginners to masters, join in the weekly chess sessions. Learn the rules of this popular strategic game or challenge your skills against other players. Tuesdays – 10.00am    

Homework Club

Holbrook Library | Tuesdays (not week 1 or last) of school term – 3.30pm-4.30pm The aims of Homework Club are: To assist and support students from primary school with their homework Provide access to modern technology and resources A quiet and safe place to study away from home distractions Provide […]

Learn digital skills with Be Connected

Be Connected is an Australia wide initiative empowering all Australians to thrive in a digital world. As more and more essential services move online, and physical services, such as local banks, close, it has never been more important for all Australians to have access to the Internet, and the skills […]

Be Connected

Junee Library | Wednesdays – 11.00am-12 noon For inquiring minds not wanting to be left behind with today’s technology. Free help to learn more about PCs, laptops, iPads, tablets, etc… (not run in school holidays). Discover how being online can add new skills and experiences to your life. www.beconnected.esafety.gov.au Inquiries:  […]

Language Cafe

Wagga Wagga City Library | Monday, Thursday and Saturday Come and practise your English language conversation skills in a friendly environment at our Language Café. Light refreshments are provided. Come to one session, or as many as you like. Please note: no bookings required. Monday 11.00am–12.30pm Thursday 11.00am–12.30pm Saturday 11.00am-12.30pm […]

Pals of the Pen

Bland Library | Every second Friday – 10.30am Always wanted to write but need some inspiration? Want to share your interest with similar minded people? Then come along to this writing group that meets in the library every second Friday. Bring along a piece of writing that you are working […]

Knit and Knatter

Bland Library | Every second Tuesday – 2.00pm For all knitters great and small – beginners to advanced. Tea and coffee supplied. Bring a plate to share. Contact: 02 6979 0272 Knit and Knatter is combining with Needles and Thread.

The Crafty Ladies

Cootamundra Library Every Friday – 2.00pm-3.30pm Paper crafting and more. Chill out, relax, have a cuppa, have a chat. Artist in Residence Every Friday 2pm – 4pm Contact: 02 6940 2200  

Baby Rhyme Time

Mulwala Library | 2nd and 4th Wednesdays of the month -10.30am Introduce your baby to the joys of literacy. The program includes rhymes,book sharing, singing and percussion for babies 0-2 with their carers.

Help with Ancestry.com

Cootamundra Library | Tuesdays and Thursdays – 11.00am-12 noon Explore your family history with the powerful tools that are provided in Ancestry.com. Marie will be able to help you navigate this resource as you build your family story.

Baby Bounce

Bland Library | Fridays – 10.30am – Beginning March 3 Baby Bounce is a free reading literacy program targeting babies aged 12 months and younger. The primary aim is to introduce children at a very young age to reading and literacy through rhymes, songs, interactive play and books! Its a […]

Storytime

Storytimes are available at most of our libraries and are FREE and bursting with stories, rhymes, songs, activities and crafts for 0-5 years. Storytimes are an opportunity for your kids to have fun while learning skills in literacy, numeracy and sharing and listening and for you to socialise and find inspiration […]

Needles and Thread

Bland Library | Every second Tuesday – 2.00pm For beginners to advanced, covering all types of needlework; cross stitch, embroidery, tapestry and more. Tea and coffee supplied. Bring a plate to share. Enquiries: 02 6979 0272  

Art @ Tumut library

The foyer of the Tumut Library has been transformed into a gallery showcasing the talents of local artists. The display changes monthly.    

Homework Club

Henty | Culcairn | Holbrook | Another school term begins and so does the homework. Children are welcome to come along to Homework Club. The aims of Homework Club are: To assist and support students from primary school with their homework Provide access to modern technology and resources A quiet […]

Family History Sessions

Mulwala Library Thursdays at 2.00pm Seeking help in discovering your family history? Learn how to use library resources such as Ancestry.com and Trove. For those interested these sessions will then continue on a fortnightly basis. A gold coin donation will assist in covering the cost of photocopying.

Colouring, Coffee and Cake

Adelong Library The second Friday of each month at 10.00am Monthly get togethers to share a cuppa and cake whilst enjoying the latest relaxation therapy: adult colouring activities. Cost: Gold coin donation

Writing Club @ Henty Library

Henty Library Every second Tuesday of the month – 2.00pm-3.00pm A club that promotes literature, writing skills and creativity.

Space for special needs students

Culcairn Library Mondays and Fridays 10.00am-10.30am Every Monday & Friday, Billabong students with special needs & their carers are invited to borrow and view resources at the Culcairn Libray.

Wrap with Love Knitters Group

Culcairn Library Fortnightly Tuesdays – 9.30am-11.30am Wrap with Love Knitters Group reaches the community and the world with patchwork of love to help those in need. Come along and enjoy great company as you knit. This event is held every fortnight on Tuesdays at the Culcairn Library.