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Chat Online with Monica McInerney

Join bestselling author Monica McInerney talking about her new family drama The Godmothers via a Zoom Webinar on 30 September at 6.30pm.

This Zoom Webinar is a collaboration between NSW Public Libraries including Central West Libraries. The conversation will be facilitated by Monique Akauola from Sutherland Libraries. We will send you the link and password when you book your place for this view/chat only online event via Eventbrite.

 

Chat Online with Monica McInerney

Join bestselling author Monica McInerney talking about her new family drama The Godmothers via a Zoom Webinar on 30 September at 6.30pm.

This Zoom Webinar is a collaboration between NSW Public Libraries including Central West Libraries. The conversation will be facilitated by Monique Akauola from Sutherland Libraries. We will send you the link and password when you book your place for this view/chat only online event via Eventbrite.

 

Online Author Talk with James Bradley

James Bradley is the author of four novels – Wrack, The Deep Field, The Resurrectionist and Clade, and a book of poetry, Paper Nautilus. His books have won or been shortlisted for a number of major Australian and international literary awards and have been widely translated.

As part of this free, live, online author talk on Thursday 20 August 2020  at 6.30pm, James will discuss his latest book Ghost Species. This Zoom Webinar is a collaboration between NSW Public Libraries including Central West Libraries. The conversation will be facilitated by Amy Heap, Outreach and Promotions Co-ordinator, Riverina Regional Library.

We have limited tickets for this event. Bookings are required via Eventbrite. The Zoom Webinar links and Zoom Webinar password will be sent to ticket holders via email prior to the event.

The webinar is a view-only platform. You won’t be seen by the speakers or the other participants, so you can relax in your most comfortable clothes and enjoy your favourite beverage while you watch. 

National Simultaneous Storytime 27 May

Book in for virtual National Simultaneous Storytime with Children’s Laureate Ursula Dubosarsky by the State Library of NSW reading the wonderful story Whitney and Britney Chicken Divas by Lucinda Gifford. Whitney and Britney are two gorgeous chooks, Fluffy and silky with stunning good looks. Dora is perplexed about where her chooks go each night. Little does she know, they are Whitney and Britney, Chicken Divas!

Please book your place online now to avoid disappointment. NSS will be held around Australia at 11am on Wednesday 27 May 2020. Tune-in from 10.30am for the warm-up.

You can also get involved by downloading the colouring-in poster and displaying it in your window to show you are joining in the fun. Don’t forget to dress up!!!

#NSS2020

Hundreds of Great Films to Stream at Home

Librarian Ros takes a movie break

We invite you to use your Library Card for a fresh take on the best stories set to film, with the finest handpicked collection of independent documentaries, TV shows and feature films streamed straight to you at home. Sourced from film festivals and the latest commercial releases through to creative independent filmmaking, our fast-growing collection is a treasure trove of old and new cinematic delights to make you think and keep you entertained. Here is the link: https://beamafilm.com/loginLib/central-west

Please note that streaming beamafilm will count towards your download limits at home or on your device.