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School Holiday Activities – Griffith

Kinetic Sand Workshop Wednesday 28 Sept | 11am (Tickets released 23 Sept | 9am) and Wednesday 5 Oct | 11am (Tickets released 30 Sept | 9am) Come along and learn how to make your own Kinetic Sand. Stay and have a play and take home your sample. Suitable for ages 4+. Click here to book […]

Special Storytime – Griffith

Teddy Bears Picnic Storytime Friday 30 September | 10am Join us at Memorial Park for some stories, craft and morning tea!Bring along a blanket and enjoy our Teddy Bears Picnic. (In-conjunction with Streetscapes). Streetscapes Garden Party Storytime Friday 7 October | 10am Join us at Memorial Park for our Garden Party Storytime. We will be reading some […]


10th, 17th & 24th October 2022 | 10.30am – 12.00pm Why keep your best photos locked away on your phone, in the cloud, or on your hard drive? Put your precious memories on display with a beautiful photo book! Learn how to make your very own photo book in a small group with the help […]

Author Talk with Doug Purdie – Griffith

Thursday 13 October | 5:30pm Bees need our help. Under threat from insecticides and habitat loss, they’re in decline all over the world. Join Doug Purdie, author of ‘Backyard Bees’ the bestselling Australian bee guide to walk you through everything you need to know. In this chat with Louise from Pullens Honey, Doug will offer […]

Tresillian, Supporting Sleep in Young Babies – Griffith

Wednesday 12 October 2022 | 10am – 12pm Are you struggling to get your baby to sleep through the night? Tresillian’s Supporting Sleep in Young Babies’ workshop is designed to give you the tools and information you need to help your baby (and yourself!) get a good night’s sleep. For families with babies aged 0 […]

Service NSW – Griffith

Tuesday 25 October | 10am The NSW Government is helping to ease the cost of living. You can now access more than 70 NSW Government rebates and savings through the Service NSW Cost of Living program. A Service NSW Cost of Living Specialist will be visiting the Library on Tuesday 30 August. These Specialists can […]

Tech Support from Students – Griffith

Thursday 20 October | 10am – 11am The Library is delighted to announce that we will be having some local students from Marian Catholic College in the Library to help with all your tech needs. Bring in your device and all your questions and let the students help you to better use your technology. There […]

Yarn Bomb the Library – Griffith

The Knatty Knitters and the Library are getting ready for the Griffith Spring Festival. The Knatty Knitters will be yarn bombing a tree at the front of the Library with some colourful creations; bees, flowers and more! If you would like to help out we are taking donations of knitted squares which will be the […]

Family Time – Griffith

Family Time is a new FREE monthly program combining Storytime and Rhyme Time. Join us for a fun hour of singing, stories and craft. Family Time will be held on the first Saturday of each month. Please stay at home if you are feeling unwell.

Click & Collect – Hillston

A “Click & Collect” service is available to Carrathool Shire Library members. Contact the library by email [email protected] or phone 02 6967 2503.  Library Staff will process your requests and have them ready for pick up at your convenience.

Seniors Festival – Hillston

Carrathool Shire is hosting a Seniors Festival Luncheon at the Hillston Exies Club on Tuesday the 29th of March. This is a free event open to those aged 55 plus who are residents of Carrathool Shire. Event opens at 12pm. Bookings are made at the library.  Phone 02 6967 2503. Bookings close 22nd March.

Story Hour & Rhyme Time – Hillston

Story Rhyme Time sessions at the library in Hillston are lots of fun.  We read stories, play games and do crafts.  Currently held every Tuesday at 11am the program is designed to introduce 0-5 year olds to the wonderful world of books & libraries.  It also gives your child the opportunity to interact with other […]

Puzzle Time – Hay

Puzzle Time – Hay Library We have an ongoing puzzle at the Hay Library, open to anyone! Come and relax or just fill in time!

Library Scrabble Group – Hay

Hay Library – Scrabble Group Every Wednesday at 10am Scrabble group is for players of all abilities. New players are always welcomed. Tea and Coffee Provided.

Library Knitting Group – Hay

Hay Library – Knitting Group Held every Wednesday at 10am Knitters knit a variety of things including blankets, scarfs, and beanies. Everyone welcome! Tea and coffee provided For more information please phone the Hay Library on (02) 69934492

Rhyme Time – Griffith

Rhyme Time is held on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 10am. Rhyme Time is an opportunity to entertain, bond and have fun with your baby. It develops language, especially listening, and the knowledge, skills and love of books needed to read later on. It also gives your child an opportunity to interact with children of similar […]

Storytime – Griffith

Every Wednesday and Friday at 10am. Storytime is a FREE event aimed at children aged 3 – 5 years. Storytime helps children learn sounds, words and language and can spark your child’s imagination and stimulate curiosity. A craft activity will accompany the Storytime to help develop your child’s motor skills and creativity. Please stay at […]

Regular Programs – Hay

Every Tuesday we have Reading 10.30am Storytime 0 – 5 years incorporates story telling, singing and dancing and a craft activity. Knitting and Scrabble are held every Wednesday at 10am. For more information please contact the library staff on (02) 69934 492.