What's On  

Special events and activities that are held at the library are listed here. Regular events and activities are detailed under the menu headings on the left.


What's on in April

What's on in May

Saturday Storytime 2016 Flyer

Readers Advisory Sessions 2016

Sydney Writers’ Festival 2016: Adrian McKinty discussing his latest Sean Duffy instalment Rain Dogs Thursday May 19  2016  6.00pm for 6.30pm-7.30pm Ashfield Town Hall

Ashfield Library is proud to again be partnering with Sydney Writers’ Festival for the 14th consecutive year. We are excited to be welcoming to Ashfield Irish crime novelist, now Melbourne resident, Adrian McKinty, with his new Detective Sean Duffy thriller, Rain Dogs. Please join us in Ashfield Town Hall on Thursday May 19 6.00pm for 6.30pm start, books for sale and signing from Gleebooks, Finn will play some lively music and there will be wine and light refreshments. Bookings for this free event are essential:

Eventbrite - Sydney Writers' Festival 2016: Adrian McKinty discusses his latest Sean Duffy novel Rain Dogs


Click the button below to register for Understanding and Managing Diabetes Program in Mandarin Chinese.

Eventbrite - Understanding and Managing Diabetes Program in Mandarin Chinese

Eventbrite - science on the shelves tricks of the eye

Eventbrite - Chinese Film Screening - From Vegas to Macau

Eventbrite - Chinese Film Screening - Wu Xia

Geoff Bartlett writing workshops for Adults.

Introduction to Self Publishing Friday 27th May, 10am to noon

Introduction to Freelance Journalism Friday 3rd June, 10am to noon

Writing Long form Non Fiction.  Friday 10th June, 10am to noon.

Venue Local Studies Room Level 2 Civic Centre

Places limited, bookings essential here:


HSC Workshops 2016

Bookings for Ashfield events: www.ashfieldlibrary.eventbrite.com.au

Please see instructions for booking events at other councils. 

Eventbrite - Fairytales : red blood, black hearts, gold treasures writing workshop for adults

Eventbrite - Historical Stories: time runnels for writers workshop

Writing Workshop for Adults with Walter Mason: Travel Writing with Spirit

Monday October 10 2016 Local Studies Room Level 2 10am - 1pm 

Bookings essential:


Authors at Ashfield

For the full list of Authors at Ashfield events, including lunch time sessions, please go to the following page: