Study seminars with Mitchell Grotte at Grafton library

Mitchell Grotte, author of ‘Manipulate your marker’ joins us again to offer his expertise in the area of all things HSC. Mitchell will be hosting 3 separate study seminars on Thursday July 19 which focus on technical elements, practical tips and real examples of the HSC. Mitchell aims to help students feel empowered and confident…

Author Kim Hodges returns to talk about her new book ‘Girl over the edge’

Join us to hear about Kim Hodges’ second book “Girl over the edge”. This memoir details her lived experience of mental illness and captures the denial, stigma and shame in her own mind about mental illness, engagements with health professionals and facing her own mortality. Grafton library – Tues 12th of June at 10:15am Maclean…

National Simultaneous Storytime 23rd May 11am

Dash to your local library on Wednesday 23rd May for an 11am reading of ‘Hickory Dickory Dash’ National Simultaneous Storytime (NSS) is held annually by the Australian Library and Information Association (ALIA). Every year a picture book, written and illustrated by an Australian author and illustrator, is read simultaneously in libraries, schools, pre-schools, childcare centres, family homes,…

Friends of Grafton Library – Community book selection event

Friends of Grafton Library (FOGL) are holding a ‘members only’ community book buy event at Grafton Library on Tuesday 17th April from 5.00pm-7.00pm. Do you love your library and would like to become a member of Friends of Grafton Library. Please ask staff about how you can join this group and attend future events.

Live and Loud @ Grafton Library 19th April

As part of Youth Week and PLUNGE, the Grafton Library will be running its ‘Live and Loud’ event again this year on Thursday 19th April from 6.00pm-9.00pm. This will be an opportunity for young musicians to perform live in front of their friends in an alcohol and drug free environment. The music industry is a popular career…

Maggie Counihan author talk 5th April

5th April Grafton Library – 10.30am Maclean Library – 2.30pm Maggie is a long-time sponsor of two boys at Geraldine Cox’s Sunrise community in Siem Reap. Many hours have been spent volunteering, distributing donations where needed and looking after disadvantaged children.  Maggie and her husband Rollo, sing songs to underprivileged children and help fund projects for…