Programs and events

Programs and events

What's on

Find an exciting library event that's coming up soon with our interactive calendar, or you can book into one of our IT courses or browse our late night library program.

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Featured events

2014 Surry Hills Festival - an event of Stories, Love & Tales

Saturday 27 September 2014

Parks, pop up spaces, eateries and venues hosting bold contemporary art and design installations, live music, performances, creative studio tours, and more.


Thursday 31 July 2014

This night will be a style of feminist art initiation for those who have never experienced it, a catch up for those a bit out of the loop and a celebration for those in the know! Come along and hear all about art and the Sydney women behind its making.

Beautiful Minds: Dress Sense @ Newtown Library

Saturday 02 August 2014

This fun and interactive workshop is all about you! What is your body shape, what colours suit you and how to make the best of your features.

i am... a writer @ Customs House Library

Monday 04 August 2014

Share your experiences, bask in the creative process and revel in your love affair with the written word.

Baby Massage @ Glebe Library

Tuesday 05 August 2014

A free taster infant massage session with qualified practitioner Catherine from Core Balance.

Late Night Library @ Surry Hills: Teen Diary Readings

Thursday 07 August 2014

Late Night Library's evening of embarrassment, agony and pathos is back by popular demand.

Creative Glebe: What Makes You Happy

Friday 08 August 2014

Join Fiona Robards and renowned broadcaster Julie McCrossin for an honest, revealing, and insightful discussion about the important things in life.

Intermediate Word @ Customs House

Monday 11 August 2014

Go beyond the basics, and learn how to insert objects and use Page Layout to change document settings. Experience using Word 2007 required.

Excel Basics @ Surry Hills Library

Tuesday 12 August 2014

Learn to use Microsoft Excel 2007 to create spreadsheets - an easy way to create budgets, manage lists, or track data. Good mouse, keyboard and computer skills required.

Turkish Facebook @ Newtown Library

Tuesday 12 August 2014

Bilgisayar üzerinden iletişim kurmak için, taninmiş bir sosyal site olan Facebook’un nasil kullanıldığinı ve üye olunduğunu öğreniniz.