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Intermediate Word @ Surry Hills Library

Tuesday 28 October 2014

Go beyond the basics with Microsoft Word 2007. We will learn how to Insert objects (such as tables, images, headers & footers, text and symbols) and use Page Layout to change our document’s theme, setup, background and paragraph.

Better Read's Talking Heads: Bleddyn Butcher- A Little History: Nick Cave & Cohorts @ Newtown Library

Tuesday 28 October 2014

Join us as Mark Mordue sits down with photographer Bleddyn Butcher to discuss his recent release, A Little History: Nick Cave & cohorts, 1981-2013.

Late Night Library @ Haymarket: Swear Jar

Wednesday 29 October 2014

Hosted by award-winning and potty-mouthed poet Fiona f---ing Wright, Swear Jar will feature programmed poets reading original curse-laden poems that will make a sailor blush.

Classics at Customs: Those Mitford Girls!

Wednesday 29 October 2014

Susannah Fullerton looks at the lives and works of these unconventional, aristocratic Mitford sisters.

Internet basics (mandarin) on Mac @ Haymarket Library

Wednesday 29 October 2014

基础网络课程(苹果电脑)学习如何浏览网络查索资料!我们 将用浏览器浏览不同网页,并使用谷歌(Google)熟悉在网上查寻资料。参加此课程,你必需会使用滑鼠器及键盘,并有操作电 脑的经验。本课程是使用苹果手提式电脑教学

Mandarin Mac Basics @ Haymarket Library

Wednesday 29 October 2014

苹果电脑基础班 从来没有用过苹果手提式电脑吗?没问题!我 们将教你所有的基础常识及操作,包括如何使用触碰板、打开 应用程式找寻档案。你将会了解苹果电脑的最新操作系统。本 课程是使用苹果手提式电脑教学。

Exhibition Launch: The Little Things @ Customs House Library

Wednesday 29 October 2014

The Little Things is a collaborative exhibition between Wiradjuri artist Amala Groom and Bigambul/Mandandanji illustrator Dub Leffler. The 8 mixed media works examine the little things in life, celebrating both diversity and difference.

Murder in the Library @ Customs House

Thursday 30 October 2014

The scene is set, you are at Customs House Library for a Franco-Australian book signing but soon discover a dark secret!

Cloud Computing @ Newtown Library

Thursday 30 October 2014

Join the geeks from EmpireOne for these sessions on understanding cloud computing. Get right into using cloud based email, contact lists and document back up, so that you can try it home.

Laneway Learning in the Library: The Art of the Love Letter @ Green Square Library

Saturday 01 November 2014

Receiving a love letter can bring about a flurry of emotions, but what you might not know is that writing them can do the same. Laneway Learning presents this class exploring love letters throughout history and teaching techniques for your own letters.