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.

Summer Reading Club 2014/2015

What's on in December 2014

Saturday Storytime 2015

January 2015 School Holidays

Check out our teen and children's school holiday flyers here:

Teens

Children

Teens

Trinket Boxes – Ashfield Library Thursday 22nd January 10 am Ages 12-18

Teens will create beautiful decorated personalised trinket boxes from a variety of materials.

Eventbrite - Trinket Boxes for teens aged 12-18

Jewellery Making – Ashfield Library Tuesday 13th January 10am Ages 12-18

Teens will create various jewellery pieces from beads, cords etc

Eventbrite - Jewellery Making for Teens aged 12-18

Kids

Calendar Craft – Ashfield Library Wednesday January 7th 10am Ages 5-10

Kids will create a personalised calendar to use for the year!

Eventbrite - Calendar Craft Ashfield Ages 5-10

Calendar Craft – Haberfield Library Wednesday January 7th 12pm Ages 5-10

Kids will create a personalised calendar to use for the year!

Eventbrite - Calendar Craft Haberfield Ages 5-10

Nutty Professor presents: Slime – Ashfield Library Friday 16th January 10am Ages 9-12

Slime Lab- in this workshop we will be making a few different types of slime- from green goody slime to sparkly snow slime! Hands on Fun for everyone!

Eventbrite - Nutty Professor presents: Slime Ashfield Ages 9-12

Nutty Professor presents: Spy Club – Haberfield Library Friday 16th January 10am Ages 9-12

Become a forensic scientist and help solve the mystery of the missing treasure. Children will use fingerprint analysis, handwriting analysis as well as plaster casts to discover the culprit.

Eventbrite - Nutty Professor presents: Spy Club Haberfield Ages 9-12

Summer Reading Club - Ashfield and Haberfield libraries 22nd December 2014 – 30th January 2015 Primary and High school aged students

This summer, we’re encouraging our young library patrons to choose their own adventures from our library shelves as they read stories of dodging danger, outwitting arch nemesis's, and journey beyond their wildest imaginations

 

Pick up a log sheet at the front desk and get reading! For every 10 books you read you’ll get a prize!

CD Animals - Ashfield Library Friday January 23rd 10am Ages 5-10

Children will create animals from recycled scratched CD’s, giving them new life as animal artwork!

Eventbrite - CD Animals - Ashfield Library Ages 5-10

CD Animals -  Haberfield Library Friday January 23rd 10am Ages 5-10

Children will create animals from recycled scratches CD’s, giving them new life as animal artwork!

Eventbrite - CD Animals - Haberfield Library Ages 5-10

Places are limited and bookings can be made via Eventbrite. 

For other council school holiday programs please follow this link:

http://www.ashfield.nsw.gov.au/page/school_holiday_programmes.html

Romance Writing Workshop for adults Saturday February 14th 2015 10am-1pm Local Studies Room

Love: Sweet and sour with Jo Henwood

Places limited. Please click here to book:

Eventbrite - Romance writing workshop for adults with Jo Henwood

Memoir Writing Workshop for Adults with Christopher Cyrill Saturday February 21st 2015 10am - 1pm Local Studies Room

Places limited. Please click here to book:

Eventbrite - Memoir writing workshop for adults with Christopher Cyrill

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 Wednesdays from 1.15pm-3.15pm.

Read more in our brochure.

Local Studies Room info

 

 

Authors at Ashfield

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

http://www.ashfield.nsw.gov.au/page/authors_at_ashfield.html