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Blayney Events

Summer Reading Club

Register for Summer Reading Club from December through to January at any branch – Blayney, Canowindra, Cowra, Forbes, Manildra Molong and Orange. AND register online.

This year’s theme is Curious Creatures.

Read books, get rewards!  Read 10 books to receive a rewards card and go in the draw for major prizes. For children, pre-school to highschool.

Get a bookmark with registration. Read 10 books and tick your bookmark off. Every ten books read will receive a rewards card and be entered into the draw for prizes. And join in the activities online for pre-schoolers, primary students and highschoolers. There is no cost to participate in the Summer Reading Club. Enjoy!

 

Blayney Library Book Sale

We’re clearing the decks at Blayney Library, 48 Adelaide Street, on Saturday 20th October as we get ready to undertake a refurbishment. Books, books and more books plus magazines and office bits and pieces on sale. Something for all age groups from 9am – 1pm. It’s part of the Garage Sale Trail. See you there!

Get Online Week 15 - 21 October

Join in workshops and demonstrations for seniors about using tablets, laptops or mobile phones at your local library. Try one thing – send an email, use Skype or register to watch Kanopy films. Connect to our free Wifi, bring your own device or try one of ours.

Cowra Library: Monday 15th October 10am – 12 noon Ph: 6340 2180

Blayney Library: Monday 15 October 2pm – 4pm

Canowindra Library: Tuesday 16 October 2pm – 4pm

Manildra Library: Wednesday 17 October 10am – 12 noon

Molong Library: Wednesday 17 October 2pm – 4pm

Forbes Library: Thursday 18 October 10am – 12 noon

Orange City Library:  Friday 19 October 10am – 12 noon

Book your place online through eventbrite or phone your local library.

Storytimes at Blayney, Cowra, Forbes and Orange

Ruth reads a story at Blayney Library

Reading to your little one teaches them to recognise sounds and rhythm of language and is also a great bonding exercise. So why not join in Storytimes at Central West Libraries – they are lots of fun. We read and tell stories, sing songs, play games and do craft. They are held during school terms and cater for pre-school age children and their carers. Storytime is free and each session lasts about one hour.

Blayney sessions are held on the first Thursday of the month at 11am

Cowra sessions are held on the first Thursday of the month at 11am

Forbes sessions are held fortnightly on Fridays at 10.30am. The September sessions will be on 14th and 28th September. Enjoy Rhyme Time on the alternate Fridays.

Orange sessions are held on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays at 11am. Please book your place for Orange storytimes online through Eventbrite or call the Library on 6393 8132.  Bookings are not required at other libraries.

Last Storytimes for the Year

Enjoy the last 2017 Storytimes for pre-schoolers on Thursday 7 December at:

Blayney Library -11am

Cowra Library – 11am

Forbes Library – 10.30am

and Orange Library* at 11am.

*Orange Storytime will feature a Circus Storytime dress up theme and performance by the Orange High School Circus Troupe.

Storytimes will resume during the school term in the New Year. We wish all our pre-schoolers, parents and carers a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year.