Orange City Library Programs Return
Literacy Programs are returning to Orange City Library from Monday 20 July for School Term 3. Hygiene and social distancing restrictions will be in place according to NSW Health COVID-19 Guidelines. Programs returning are Ten Minutes a Day, 1,2 Books, Storytime and Pageturners Book Discussion Group. Please book your place online via eventbrite or call the Library on 6393 8132. Numbers strictly limited.
Pageturners Book Club Returns
Pageturners Book Discussion Group returns on Wednesday 12 August at 5.30pm – 7pm to discuss the Miles Franklin Literary Awards shortlist.
It is time for easing of COVID-19 Restrictions Phase III at Central West Libraries. Some events will be returning to the Library under the NSW Public Health Guidelines for the Corona Virus COVID-19 Pandemic.
This means hygiene and social distancing 1.5m rules will apply:
- please stay home if you are unwell
- wash hands frequently
- use hand sanitiser
- socially distance 1.5m
Pageturners will be meeting in the Local Studies Room at Orange City Library and numbers will be restricted to 10 people.
We have set up our booking/reservation system via eventbrite to start at 9am on Monday 13th July. Book here.
If you have any concerns using or accessing eventbrite, please call Reading and Writing Coordinator Jasmine on 6393 8125 to reserve your place.
We have missed our book club discussions and look forward to seeing you all again soon.
Event Cancelled: Meet Bestselling Author Nicole Alexander
**Please note this event planned for Wednesday 25 March has been cancelled. Here is the statement from Nicole’s publishers:
“After much consultation with managers across departments, Penguin Random House Australia have made the decision to postpone all author events until further notice, in the interest of the health and well-being of our authors, employees and partners. As with all aspects of this plan, we will continue to monitor this timeframe and keep everyone updated. Thank you.”
Spanning two centuries, Nicole Alexander’s compelling new novel The Cedar Tree is a story of love and faith, destiny and betrayal, in a land as richly diverse as the secrets it keeps. Come along and hear more from this fascinating and successful author.
Bestselling Author Kelly Rimmer Tours Central West
Join bestselling author Kelly Rimmer as she introduces Truths I Never Told You, a heart-tugging story of family secrets, motherhood and marriage.
*Forbes Library Tuesday 3 March at 2pm
*Cowra Library Wednesday 4 March at 2pm
*Canowindra, Montrose House, Thursday 5 March morning tea at 10am $15pp tickets from Canowindra Library Ph: 6344 1796
*Orange City Library Thursday 5 March at 5.30pm, supported by Collins Booksellers.
Book your place by calling your local library.
Kelly is the New York Times, Wall Street Journal and USA Today bestselling author of ten novels, including The Secret Daughter and The Things We Cannot Say. She’s sold more than one million books, and her novels have been translated into more than 20 languages. Kelly lives in the Central West of New South Wales with her family and fantastically naughty dogs, Sully and Basil.
Seniors Events at Orange City Library
Seniors Trivia Afternoon
Join in our Seniors Trivia Afternoon where we will test your local history, general and music knowledge. For example – Why was Banjo Paterson nicknamed Banjo? There will plenty of easy questions and some challenges too. Enjoy a delicious afternoon tea with refreshments. And did we mention prizes! Lots of prizes!
See you at Orange City Library on Monday 17 February from 1.30pm – 3.30pm. Please let us know you are coming along so we can cater for you by calling the Library on 6393 8132.
Be Connected Morning Tea for Seniors
Get more from your Library Membership with e-resources and Be Connected at Orange City Library on Monday 24 February 10am – 12 noon. Discover stories from your past with Ancestry, download ebooks and audiobooks with rbdigital and borrowbox and more. Learn how to make the most of your devices using Library e-resources and enjoy morning tea with us.