Your Places…LEGO style

Thanks to everyone for participating in this week’s Library LEGO Legends online challenge that asked our legends to use LEGO to create the world or place you’d like to live in.  There were some AMAAAAAZING builds and here are a couple we thought we’d share. And don’t forget – we release the new week’s challenge…

Join your new online book club

‘End of the World’ online book club @your library Keeping your physical distance during these unsettling times doesn’t mean you can’t share a good read with others, get inspired and feel connected. If you’re interested in taking part of your library’s free online book club here’s what to do: Make sure you’re a member of…

Library fines are going, going, GONE!

Despite library closures across the nation, Clarence Regional Library is celebrating some good news this week. The library service will no longer charge overdue fees for late returns and an amnesty is in place to wipe existing overdue fees. “We’re really excited to share this good news with our members,” Regional Librarian, Kathryn Breward said.…

Library LEGO Challenge inspires kids (and adults) to create and connect online

MEDIA RELEASE Looking for ways to keep your kids entertained at home? Of course you are! Join in Library Lego Legends online challenge. Every Wednesday at midday a new LEGO challenge will be announced on Clarence Regional Library Facebook and Instagram pages. Kids (and adults) then have a week to plan, design, build and send in…

Local Faces Local Voices – Online Writing Project

did you know your library has a writers group? welcome to Local Faces Local Voices where we share local writing in both written and oral formats given the current covid-19 situation the Clarence Writers Group (both Saturday and Tuesday sessions) have had to suspend meetings but are still driven to connect with each other and…

Click/Call & Collect service

Collection Hours at Bellingen Shire libraries Between Tuesday to Friday – From 10am to 12noon and 2pm to 3pm   Saturdays – 9.30am to 11.30am Bellingen Library – 6655 1744 Urunga Library – 6655 6444 Dorrigo Library – 6657 2234

Library events and programs suspended until May

MEDIA RELEASE Clarence Valley Libraries are taking a proactive approach in response to the unfolding situation with Coronavirus (COVID-19) and have made the decision to suspend all public events and programs as a preventative measure to support the health and wellbeing of the community, volunteers and staff. Library Update: From Friday, 20 March, Clarence Valley…

Extended WiFi hours now available at Clarence Valley libraries

MEDIA RELEASE Clarence Valley libraries have extended Wi-Fi hours to ensure all Clarence Valley residents can stay connected and access information during these uncertain times. Libraries at Yamba, Iluka, Maclean and Grafton will provide new extended WiFi hours of 8am – 8pm,  7 day a week. Regional Librarian, Kathryn Breward said it gave residents the…

Library Christmas Closure

From all our staff at Clarence Regional Library we wish you a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year. Our libraries will be closed for a short time during this holiday period. We hope you get the chance to sit back & enjoy a good book! Thanks again for a wonderful year. Grafton, Maclean, Yamba…