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.

Saturday Storytime 2015

100 years of ANZAC program 2015

Seniors Week 2015 Program

ANZAC 2015 Short Story Competition

School Holiday Program April 2015

Kids School Holiday Program April 2015

Teen School Holiday Program April 2015

Bookings for library programs can be made here:


Bookings for non library programs here:


April Chinese Film Screening

Thursday April 2 2015 10:30 am - 12:45 pm Local Studies Room Level 2.

Ashfield Library will be screening the Chinese film Red Cliff Part 2 from director John Woo. This action/drama is in Mandarin with English subtitles and is rated MA15+.

Light refreshments provided.

This event is free, bookings essential.

Please direct all enquiries to Vanessa or Ponnary on 9716 1832.

HSC Lectures 2015

To help you prepare for the HSC, Ashfield, Burwood, City of Canada Bay and Leichhardt libraries have put together a range of free workshops for students in the lead up to exams.

HSC Lectures 2015 Flyer

To book for the Ashfield lectures, search for the events on our eventbrite page:


To book events at other libraries please follow the directions on the flyer. 

Christopher Cyrill presents a Memoir Writing Workshop for Adults.

 Saturday May 30  2015  10am-1pm Local Studies Room Level 2.

 Previous attendees: this is a repeat of the February  21 workshop


Eventbrite - Christopher Cyrill presents a Memoir Writing Workshop for Adults.

Local Studies Room

Ashfield Library now has a dedicated Local Studies room on level 2 Ashfield Civic Centre.

The hours of opening for local studies and family history research are:

Mondays and Tuesdays 10am-1pm and Thursdays 2pm-5pm.

The room is also open for private study on Mondays and Tuesdays from 1.30pm-4.45pm, Wednesdays and Fridays from 9.00am-4.45pm and Thursdays from 9.00am-1.00pm.

The room is closed on Saturdays and Sundays.

Read more in our brochure.

Local Studies Brochure



Authors at Ashfield

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