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EVENTS LENNOX HEAD | CHILDREN

FRIDAY 01 NOV 2019, 3:00 PM

Tiny Town Construct

Create your own building to add to our Tiny Box town! All boxes and materials will be provided. Be sure to bring along your imagination. The construction will begin 3:00pm until 4:30pm every afternoon. Everyone is welcome to join in the fun. This is a free event. 


EVENTS LENNOX HEAD | WORKSHOPS AND TALKS

MONDAY 11 NOV 2019, 2:00 PM

Beeswax Wraps

Presented by a representative from North East Waste, this workshop will teach families how to make a beeswax wrap, a sustainable and re-useable alternative to the single-use cling film used to keep food products fresh. Suitable for adults and children of all ages. Please call 6687 6398 to reserve your place.


EVENTS LISMORE | WORKSHOPS AND TALKS

THURSDAY 14 NOV 2019, 4:00 PM

Evening Tech Lessons Lismore Library

If you have questions about your phone, laptop or tablet, but can't get to the library during the day, Evening Tech Lessons are for you!  A Tech Lesson is one-on-one help tailored to your needs.  Whether you have a question about email, facebook or just general use of your device, we will try to help.  Phone us at Lismore Library on 02 6621 2464 for enquiries and bookings.


EVENTS BYRON BAY | YOUTH

THURSDAY 14 NOV 2019, 5:00 PM

StoryBoard creative writing masterclasses

Every Thursday evening throughout November StoryBoard will be offering a creative writing masterclass for young people aged 12-18. The sessions will be run by professional authors Siboney Duff and Melaina Feranda . Limited places available - register online at here

 


EVENTS LISMORE | GROUPS AND MEETINGS

THURSDAY 14 NOV 2019, 5:00 PM

Creative Writing Masterclass

This popular masterclass happens every second Thursday during school terms, at Lismore Library.  The wonderful Zanni Louise is inspiring the primary group on the 1st floor, while the amazing Jesse Blackadder steadies the ship on the second floor with the high schoolers. Hone your skills with tips and advice from these bestselling authors, plus special guest authors and illustrators.   Masterclass is free, you do not have to be a library member to attend and we still serve that wonderful pizza!


EVENTS BALLINA | GROUPS AND MEETINGS

FRIDAY 15 NOV 2019, 12:00 PM

Chess Club

Chess Club gives players of all levels and abilities the chance to meet and play chess on a weekly basis every Friday from 12 noon until 4.00pm. The club is open to all ages and is free of charge.


EVENTS BALLINA | GROUPS AND MEETINGS

FRIDAY 15 NOV 2019, 12:00 PM

Chess Club

 Chess Club gives players of all levels and abilities the chance to meet and play chess on a weekly basis every Friday from 12 noon until 4.00pm. The club is open to all ages and is free of charge.


EVENTS LISMORE | GROUPS AND MEETINGS

FRIDAY 15 NOV 2019, 1:30 PM

Reading for Reconciliation

This reading groups seeks to assist members to start a reconciliation journey through reading and discussing selected texts in a friendly informal setting.  Many works, though not all, are by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander authors, and all will be available through Richmond Tweed Regional Library.  For information contact lismorebookclubs@rtrl.nsw.gov.au.  This group meets on the 3rd Friday of each month.


EVENTS GOONELLABAH | CHILDREN

FRIDAY 15 NOV 2019, 3:15 PM

Lego at the Library

Calling all young builders!  Friday afternoon is Lego time at Goonellabah Library.  Come along and get creative.  Everyone welcome.  If the Lego isn't out, just ask!


EVENTS LISMORE | WORKSHOPS AND TALKS

MONDAY 18 NOV 2019, 10:00 AM

English in the Library

Individual and small group support to learn English in the Lismore Library.  Sessions are friendly and free.  Book in for an hour long session.  Link up with library resources and community groups, and improve confidence to communicate in English.  Phone Lismore Library on 02 6621 2464 to book.


EVENTS LISMORE | CHILDREN

MONDAY 18 NOV 2019, 3:45 PM

Scratch Coding Club

Scratch is a graphical programming language where children can drag and combine code blocks to make a range of programs including  animations, stories, musical instruments and games.  For children 7 to 12 years.  Book a place by phoning the library on  02 66212464.


EVENTS LISMORE | WORKSHOPS AND TALKS

TUESDAY 19 NOV 2019, 10:00 AM

Free Tech Lessons at Lismore Library!

If you would like some help with your phone, tablet or laptop, or if you would like assistance understanding aspects of email and Facebook on your PC, help is at hand!  The Tech Team at Lismore Library is there to assist.  Book an appointment for a one-on-one session tailored specifically to your needs.  We can help you understand the functions on your device such as taking and storing photos, getting on Facebook and downloading Apps.   Don't sit at home tearing your hair out!   Phone the library today on 02 6621 2464 and book your personalised session.  (Tech Team available by appointment only.)


EVENTS LISMORE | WORKSHOPS AND TALKS

WEDNESDAY 20 NOV 2019, 10:00 AM

Free Tech Lessons at Lismore Library!

If you would like some help with your phone, tablet or laptop, or if you would like assistance understanding aspects of email and Facebook on your PC, help is at hand!  The Tech Team at Lismore Library is there to assist.  Book an appointment for a one-on-one session tailored specifically to your needs.  We can help you understand the functions on your device such as taking and storing photos, getting on Facebook and downloading Apps.   Don't sit at home tearing your hair out!   Phone the library today on 02 6621 2464 and book your personalised session.  (Tech Team available by appointment only.)


EVENTS GOONELLABAH | WORKSHOPS AND TALKS

WEDNESDAY 20 NOV 2019, 10:00 AM

Free Tech Lessons at Goonellabah Library!

If you would like some help with your phone, tablet or laptop, or if you would like assistance understanding aspects of email and Facebook on your PC, help is at hand!  The Tech Team will now be at Goonellabah Library every Wednesday.  Book an appointment for a one-on-one session tailored specifically to your needs.  We can help you understand the functions on your device such as taking and storing photos, getting on Facebook and downloading Apps. Don't sit at home tearing your hair out!   Phone the library today on 02 6625 1235 and book your personalised session.  (Tech Team available by appointment only.)


EVENTS BALLINA | GROUPS AND MEETINGS

WEDNESDAY 20 NOV 2019, 2:00 PM

Scrabble Club

Ballina Library scrabble club to give players of all levels and abilities the chance to meet and play on a weekly basis. Every Wednesday from 2.00pm to 4.00pm. The club is open to all ages and is free of charge.


EVENTS MURWILLUMBAH | WORKSHOPS AND TALKS

WEDNESDAY 20 NOV 2019, 2:00 PM

Christmas Papercraft for adults

Get ready for Christmas!  Join us for some fun Chrissy papercraft.  Bookings essential.  Phone Murwillumbah Library 02 6670 2427


EVENTS BALLINA | YOUTH

WEDNESDAY 20 NOV 2019, 5:00 PM

Genre Writing Workshops StoryBoard Masterclass

Byron Writer's festival's Storyboard workshops aim to inspire creativity, literacy and creative expression in young people to help support the next generation of readers and writers. The creative writing workshops will be run over five weeks and include workshops covering various genres of writing taught mostly by Samantha Turnbull with guest facilitators. Suitable for students over nine years to 16 years.  Refreshments provided. Bookings essential limeted places.


EVENTS BYRON BAY | WORKSHOPS AND TALKS

THURSDAY 21 NOV 2019, 10:30 AM

Finance seminar: Aged care fees and changes

This seminar presented by the Department of Human Services will provide valuable information about entry into different levels of aged care,  fees and charges, options for your former home and how aged care impacts on your pension. Free talk, but bookings are essential. Contact the Library on 6685 8540.


EVENTS KINGSCLIFF | WORKSHOPS AND TALKS

THURSDAY 21 NOV 2019, 2:00 PM

Christmas Papercraft for adults

Get ready for Christmas! Join us for some fun Chrissy papercraft. Bookings essential. Phone Kingscliff Library 02 6674 1607


EVENTS LISMORE | WORKSHOPS AND TALKS

THURSDAY 21 NOV 2019, 4:00 PM

Evening Tech Lessons Lismore Library

If you have questions about your phone, laptop or tablet, but can't get to the library during the day, Evening Tech Lessons are for you!  A Tech Lesson is one-on-one help tailored to your needs.  Whether you have a question about email, facebook or just general use of your device, we will try to help.  Phone us at Lismore Library on 02 6621 2464 for enquiries and bookings.


EVENTS BYRON BAY | YOUTH

THURSDAY 21 NOV 2019, 5:00 PM

StoryBoard creative writing masterclasses

Every Thursday evening throughout November StoryBoard will be offering a creative writing masterclass for young people aged 12-18. The sessions will be run by professional authors Siboney Duff and Melaina Feranda . Limited places available - register online at here

 


EVENTS LISMORE | AUTHOR EVENT

FRIDAY 22 NOV 2019, 10:30 AM

Annie Seaton - Author Talk

Within the treacherous caves of Undara, a betrayal will test the bonds of friendship and family.   Don't miss your chance to meet Annie Seaton who took early retirement to fulfill a lifelong dream of becoming a writer - and succeeded!   She will be at Lismore Library.


EVENTS TWEED HEADS | AUTHOR EVENT

FRIDAY 22 NOV 2019, 10:30 AM

Local author talk with Evelyn Dyson

Local author Evelyn Dyson will discuss her latest book.  Bookings essential, please phone Tweed Heads library on (07) 5569 3150.


EVENTS BALLINA | GROUPS AND MEETINGS

FRIDAY 22 NOV 2019, 12:00 PM

Chess Club

 Chess Club gives players of all levels and abilities the chance to meet and play chess on a weekly basis every Friday from 12 noon until 4.00pm. The club is open to all ages and is free of charge.


EVENTS BALLINA | GROUPS AND MEETINGS

FRIDAY 22 NOV 2019, 12:00 PM

Chess Club

Chess Club gives players of all levels and abilities the chance to meet and play chess on a weekly basis every Friday from 12 noon until 4.00pm. The club is open to all ages and is free of charge.


EVENTS BALLINA | AUTHOR EVENT

FRIDAY 22 NOV 2019, 2:00 PM

Annie Seaton - Author Talk

Annie Seaton will be a guest author. She will be talking about her new book Undara.


EVENTS GOONELLABAH | CHILDREN

FRIDAY 22 NOV 2019, 3:15 PM

Lego at the Library

Calling all young builders!  Friday afternoon is Lego time at Goonellabah Library.  Come along and get creative.  Everyone welcome.  If the Lego isn't out, just ask!


EVENTS LISMORE | WORKSHOPS AND TALKS

MONDAY 25 NOV 2019, 10:00 AM

English in the Library

Individual and small group support to learn English in the Lismore Library.  Sessions are friendly and free.  Book in for an hour long session.  Link up with library resources and community groups, and improve confidence to communicate in English.  Phone Lismore Library on 02 6621 2464 to book.


EVENTS LISMORE | CHILDREN

MONDAY 25 NOV 2019, 3:45 PM

Scratch Coding Club

Scratch is a graphical programming language where children can drag and combine code blocks to make a range of programs including  animations, stories, musical instruments and games.  For children 7 to 12 years.  Book a place by phoning the library on  02 66212464.


EVENTS LISMORE | YOUTH

MONDAY 25 NOV 2019, 4:00 PM

Teen Book Club

Looking for your next favourite read?  Come along to Book Club and see if we can help.  We are on the last Monday of each month.  13-17 year olds welcome.


EVENTS LISMORE | WORKSHOPS AND TALKS

TUESDAY 26 NOV 2019, 10:00 AM

Free Tech Lessons at Lismore Library!

If you would like some help with your phone, tablet or laptop, or if you would like assistance understanding aspects of email and Facebook on your PC, help is at hand!  The Tech Team at Lismore Library is there to assist.  Book an appointment for a one-on-one session tailored specifically to your needs.  We can help you understand the functions on your device such as taking and storing photos, getting on Facebook and downloading Apps.   Don't sit at home tearing your hair out!   Phone the library today on 02 6621 2464 and book your personalised session.  (Tech Team available by appointment only.)


EVENTS LISMORE | WORKSHOPS AND TALKS

WEDNESDAY 27 NOV 2019, 9:30 AM

Wednesday Craft Group

If you enjoy working on fabric projects, we have the perfect group for you!  Knitting, crochet, patchwork and cross stitch.  Come along for a relaxed cuppa and a chat.  Bring whatever you are working on.  We do both combined community projects and our own work during these mornings.  Instruction and assistance provided if required.  


EVENTS LISMORE | WORKSHOPS AND TALKS

WEDNESDAY 27 NOV 2019, 10:00 AM

Free Tech Lessons at Lismore Library!

If you would like some help with your phone, tablet or laptop, or if you would like assistance understanding aspects of email and Facebook on your PC, help is at hand!  The Tech Team at Lismore Library is there to assist.  Book an appointment for a one-on-one session tailored specifically to your needs.  We can help you understand the functions on your device such as taking and storing photos, getting on Facebook and downloading Apps.   Don't sit at home tearing your hair out!   Phone the library today on 02 6621 2464 and book your personalised session.  (Tech Team available by appointment only.)


EVENTS GOONELLABAH | WORKSHOPS AND TALKS

WEDNESDAY 27 NOV 2019, 10:00 AM

Free Tech Lessons at Goonellabah Library!

If you would like some help with your phone, tablet or laptop, or if you would like assistance understanding aspects of email and Facebook on your PC, help is at hand!  The Tech Team will now be at Goonellabah Library every Wednesday.  Book an appointment for a one-on-one session tailored specifically to your needs.  We can help you understand the functions on your device such as taking and storing photos, getting on Facebook and downloading Apps. Don't sit at home tearing your hair out!   Phone the library today on 02 6625 1235 and book your personalised session.  (Tech Team available by appointment only.)


EVENTS BALLINA | GROUPS AND MEETINGS

WEDNESDAY 27 NOV 2019, 2:00 PM

Scrabble Club

Ballina Library scrabble club to give players of all levels and abilities the chance to meet and play on a weekly basis. Every Wednesday from 2.00pm to 4.00pm. The club is open to all ages and is free of charge.


EVENTS BALLINA | WORKSHOPS AND TALKS

THURSDAY 28 NOV 2019, 10:00 AM

MyGov Information

Sandra Dowling will be presenting an information session on MyGov in Ballina Library.  Bookings can be made at Ballina Library or phoning 02 6686 2831.


EVENTS MURWILLUMBAH | AUTHOR EVENT

THURSDAY 28 NOV 2019, 11:00 AM

Local author talk with Christina Houen

Join local author Christina Houen to discuss her debut memoir This Place You Know.   Bookings essential.  Phone Murwillumbah Library 02 6670 2427


EVENTS LISMORE | CHILDREN

THURSDAY 28 NOV 2019, 4:00 PM

Junior Book Club

Have you ever read a great book and want to tell people about it?  We have the group for you.  Junior Book club is for 8 to 13 year olds and is on the last Thursday of each month.


EVENTS LISMORE | WORKSHOPS AND TALKS

THURSDAY 28 NOV 2019, 4:00 PM

Evening Tech Lessons Lismore Library

If you have questions about your phone, laptop or tablet, but can't get to the library during the day, Evening Tech Lessons are for you!  A Tech Lesson is one-on-one help tailored to your needs.  Whether you have a question about email, facebook or just general use of your device, we will try to help.  Phone us at Lismore Library on 02 6621 2464 for enquiries and bookings.


EVENTS BYRON BAY | YOUTH

THURSDAY 28 NOV 2019, 5:00 PM

StoryBoard creative writing masterclasses

Every Thursday evening throughout November StoryBoard will be offering a creative writing masterclass for young people aged 12-18. The sessions will be run by professional authors Siboney Duff and Melaina Feranda . Limited places available - register online at here

 


EVENTS LISMORE | GROUPS AND MEETINGS

THURSDAY 28 NOV 2019, 5:00 PM

Creative Writing Masterclass

This popular masterclass happens every second Thursday during school terms, at Lismore Library.  The wonderful Zanni Louise is inspiring the primary group on the 1st floor, while the amazing Jesse Blackadder steadies the ship on the second floor with the high schoolers. Hone your skills with tips and advice from these bestselling authors, plus special guest authors and illustrators.   Masterclass is free, you do not have to be a library member to attend and we still serve that wonderful pizza!


EVENTS BALLINA | AUTHOR EVENT

THURSDAY 28 NOV 2019, 5:30 PM

Finance Talk Retirement Income Streams

Sandra Dowling will be presenting a finance talk on Retirement Income Streams at Ballina Library. Bookings can be made at Ballina Library or phoning 02 6686 2831.


EVENTS KINGSCLIFF | WORKSHOPS AND TALKS

FRIDAY 29 NOV 2019, 11:00 AM

Managing your money

Looking for some tips on budgeting, managing debts, planning for the future or protecting your assets?  Sandra Dowling from the Department of Family Services will discuss these issues and more.  Bookings essential, please phone Kingscliff Library on (02) 6674 1607.


EVENTS BALLINA | GROUPS AND MEETINGS

FRIDAY 29 NOV 2019, 12:00 PM

Chess Club

 Chess Club gives players of all levels and abilities the chance to meet and play chess on a weekly basis every Friday from 12 noon until 4.00pm. The club is open to all ages and is free of charge.


EVENTS BALLINA | GROUPS AND MEETINGS

FRIDAY 29 NOV 2019, 12:00 PM

Chess Club

Chess Club gives players of all levels and abilities the chance to meet and play chess on a weekly basis every Friday from 12 noon until 4.00pm. The club is open to all ages and is free of charge.


EVENTS GOONELLABAH | CHILDREN

FRIDAY 29 NOV 2019, 3:15 PM

Lego at the Library

Calling all young builders!  Friday afternoon is Lego time at Goonellabah Library.  Come along and get creative.  Everyone welcome.  If the Lego isn't out, just ask!


EVENTS BALLINA | GROUPS AND MEETINGS

FRIDAY 06 DEC 2019, 12:00 PM

Chess Club

Chess Club gives players of all levels and abilities the chance to meet and play chess on a weekly basis every Friday from 12 noon until 4.00pm. The club is open to all ages and is free of charge.


EVENTS LISMORE | GROUPS AND MEETINGS

THURSDAY 12 DEC 2019, 5:00 PM

Creative Writing Masterclass

This popular masterclass happens every second Thursday during school terms, at Lismore Library.  The wonderful Zanni Louise is inspiring the primary group on the 1st floor, while the amazing Jesse Blackadder steadies the ship on the second floor with the high schoolers. Hone your skills with tips and advice from these bestselling authors, plus special guest authors and illustrators.   Masterclass is free, you do not have to be a library member to attend and we still serve that wonderful pizza!


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