Come along to a writing workshop in partnership with The Long Way Home, the Masterclass in short fiction with Cate Kennedy will inspire and provide valuable insight into the writing world of published authors.

Author: Cate Kennedy

Fun Friday @ Grafton Library

Friday Fun from 4pm-5pm at your Grafton library from July until September 2021. Activities are for the older kids, however the whole family is welcome to come along.

New COVID restrictions at your library

If you’re planning a visit to your local library, don’t forget your mask. New COVID restrictions have been brought in for regional NSW residents. The measures, which include visitor caps and compulsory masks indoors, will be enforced until July 9th. This order from the NSW Government will mean that we cannot allow anyone into our…

5 highlights from Bellingen Readers & Writers Festival

Bellingen Library was proud to host several free events during the very successful 2021 Bellingen Readers Writers Festival in June. 1. Penelope Pratley a children’s author and illustrator presented a workshop for children on illustrating books as part of the BRWF Schools program. This session provided a step by step guide to how illustrations are…

July holiday programs out now!

Discover our FREE school holiday programs out now. Keeping children and teenagers entertained, excited and engaged at your library. Scroll down for all the action at Clarence Valley libraries and Bellingen Shire libraries. Clarence Valley libraries:  Bellingen Shire libraries:

Publish and Promote EOIs now open

PUBLISH AND PROMOTE INITIATIVE In response to increasing requests for library events and panels from writers in the Northern Rivers and surrounds, Clarence Valley Libraries is pleased to announce its Publish and Promote program. Expressions of Interest (EOIs) from writers to the library to have a Publish and Promote event are now open. You can download the…

Storytime blasts off in space

Storytime in space

This week is National Simultaneous Storytime (NSS). Every year an Australian picture book is read simultaneously in libraries, schools, pre-schools, childcare centres, family homes, bookshops and many other places around the country. More than one million children join in this special Aussie storytime. This year we’re all reading Give Me Some Space written and illustrated by…

Finding legal answers at your library

Law Week is held every year in May to promote community awareness and understanding of the law, the legal system and the legal profession. Check out the Find Legal Answers website to find websites and books to help you learn about the law. You can find plain English books about the law at www.legalanswers.sl.nsw.gov.au/books-online The Law…

Weather Updates

23/03/2021 9:22AM • Due to the current weather conditions the Mobile library is unable to make the scheduled stop from 10-12 at Brooms Head Caravan Park. At this stage the Mobile Library will continue to make the scheduled stop at Lawrence Hall from 2-4. • We will continue to keep you updated on library closures through…