Monthly Archives: December 2017

Christmas Opening Hours

Christmas is almost here and the Orange City Library opening hours will be:

Closed Christmas Eve, Christmas Day and Boxing Day 24th – 26th December – Christmas break

Open Wednesday 27th – Friday 29th December – 9am – 5pm

Open Saturday 30th December – 9.30am – 4pm

Closed Sunday 31st December – Monday 1st January – New Year break.

Central West Libraries branches at Blayney, Canowindra, Manildra, Cowra, Molong and Forbes will be closed between Christmas and New Year:

Blayney  Closed 24 Dec – 1 Jan

Canowindra Closed 24 Dec  – 1 Jan

Cowra Closed 24 Dec – 1 Jan

Forbes Closed 24 Dec – 1 Jan

Manildra Closed 24 Dec – 2 Jan

Molong Closed 24 Dec – 2 Jan

Central West Libraries branches reopen Tuesday 2nd January as per usual hours.

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year to you!


Self-Serve Kiosks

In a hurry? Try our easy to use self serve kiosks:

Tap the screen

Swipe your card

Place items on the panel


Collect a receipt with the date books are due, if you would like one.

Sewing with Soft Circuits - School Holidays

We have some satchels that we would like to re-fashion.
We’d also like to add some tech to it.

You keep the bag, the tech and the skills.
Cost: $35
Limited to 10 participants.
Ages 10 to 18

This event is free to library members.

Book online or call 6393 8132

Make the Storytime Pledge

Tell us your #StorytimePledge. Follow the chief scientist’s lead and share a book with a special child over the Summer holidays. Choose a book from home or borrow one from your local library. Read the article that started it all.



Our LEGO collection is now quite extensive and we have something for every building level.

Projects this summer:

Build the zoo!
Millenium Falcon
Technic Car
Architecture Studio

When: 2 dates
Wednesday 17th Jan, 1000-1200
Wednesday 24th Jan, 1000-1200

Age: 6-13

Children under 8 must be accompanied by an adult.

Book Online or call 6393 8132