Grafton Book Sale @ Criterion Theatre 20th & 21st October

Once again it time for booklovers to grab a bargain. Grafton Midday Rotary will be holding their giant Book Sale at the Criterion Theater in Oliver Street, Grafton. Friday 20th October 9.00am to 6.00pm Saturday 21st October 9.00am to 1.00 pm Grab a bag of books for $8 and children’s books are FREE. Raised funds will go towards supporting…

STEAM it @ Grafton & Iluka libraries 27th Sept

Get creative at Grafton & Iluka libraries with some STEAM activities being held this school holidays. Do you like building things? Would you like to try a ‘toppling tower? Discover what you can build with only cups, blocks & paddle pop sticks…are you up to the challenge?

Performing Arts Night @ Grafton Library 19th September

Join us as students from the Clarence Valley Conservatorium provide a wonderful evening of instrumental and drama performances at Grafton Library on Tuesday 19th September from 7.00pm. Supper is available from 5.30pm – a $5 donation to Friends of Grafton Library (FoGL).  All welcome.

Reclaim the past with Trove @ Grafton & Maclean

An introductory workshop to text correction of TROVE digitised newspapers. Help us fix digitised local newspaper articles on TROVE & reveal the hidden details of the Clarence Valley’s past. Come along for an introduction into editing TROVE newspaper articles and help the Australian National Library make our history more accessible to the world. Grafton Library…

Princess storytime @ Grafton Library 4th October

Grafton Library is holding a very special storytime on Wednesday 4th October from 10.30am. Join us & dress up for a very royal storytime!  We’ll be making & decorating crowns and telling princess stories.  We’ll also have some very special visitors … the 2017 Jacaranda princess candidates!

Children’s Book Week 2017

Each year, schools and public libraries across Australia spend a week celebrating books and Australian authors and illustrators. Children’s Book Week 2017 will be celebrated from 19th to 26th August. The theme this year is “Escape to everywhere“. Visit your local library and view this year’s Short listed titles.  

Janette Paul author visit @ Grafton Library 15th September

Australian author Janette Paul is visiting Grafton Library to talk about her new book Amber and Alice on Friday 15th September at 1.00pm. Described as Bridget Jones meets Thelma and Louise, Janette Paul’s fresh and very funny romantic comedy takes the reader on an intriguing journey that captures the essence of the Australian outback, its…