What's On

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Today Thursday 27th July, 2017

Where, when and why - latest additions to our Map collections

Thursday 27 July 2017 - 6pm to 7:30pm

Each year the Library acquires a range of published and original maps, atlases and globes, originating in New South Wales, Australia and Internationally. Come along and see a selection of material acquired over the past year.

Twelve x Twelve

Thursday 27 July 2017 - 10am to Sunday 6 August 2017 - 4pm

Artist and designer Julie Paterson will once again transform the Macquarie Room into an art studio and welcomes drop-ins at any time. 

Ngara Yar-re Gna – Hear Say See

Wednesday 28 June 2017 to Sunday 27 August 2017

Join us in celebrating the strength and diversity of Australia’s Indigenous languages. 

Beauty in Difference: The Street Photography of Jon Lewis

Saturday 4 March 2017 to Sunday 27 August 2017

Lewis highlights our culturally diverse city through images of its people.

Satire in the time of war, 1914-1918 (On tour in NSW)

Saturday 21 January 2017 to Friday 1 December 2017

Cootamundra Library
15 - 27 July 2017

Australian Inspiration (On tour in NSW)

Saturday 21 January 2017 to Thursday 28 June 2018

Grenfell Library
15 - 27 July 2017

What A Life! Rock Photography by Tony Mott (On tour in NSW)

Saturday 11 June 2016 to Sunday 30 December 2018

Wollongong Art Gallery
25 August - 29 September 2017

Tomorrow Friday 28th July, 2017

Ngara Yar-re Gna – Hear Say See

Wednesday 28 June 2017 to Sunday 27 August 2017

Join us in celebrating the strength and diversity of Australia’s Indigenous languages. 

Beauty in Difference: The Street Photography of Jon Lewis

Saturday 4 March 2017 to Sunday 27 August 2017

Lewis highlights our culturally diverse city through images of its people.

Satire in the time of war, 1914-1918 (On tour in NSW)

Saturday 21 January 2017 to Friday 1 December 2017

Cootamundra Library
15 - 27 July 2017

Australian Inspiration (On tour in NSW)

Saturday 21 January 2017 to Thursday 28 June 2018

Grenfell Library
15 - 27 July 2017

What A Life! Rock Photography by Tony Mott (On tour in NSW)

Saturday 11 June 2016 to Sunday 30 December 2018

Wollongong Art Gallery
25 August - 29 September 2017

Upcoming

What A Life! Rock Photography by Tony Mott (On tour in NSW)

Saturday 11 June 2016 to Sunday 30 December 2018

Wollongong Art Gallery
25 August - 29 September 2017

Satire in the time of war, 1914-1918 (On tour in NSW)

Saturday 21 January 2017 to Friday 1 December 2017

Cootamundra Library
15 - 27 July 2017

Australian Inspiration (On tour in NSW)

Saturday 21 January 2017 to Thursday 28 June 2018

Grenfell Library
15 - 27 July 2017

Beauty in Difference: The Street Photography of Jon Lewis

Saturday 4 March 2017 to Sunday 27 August 2017

Lewis highlights our culturally diverse city through images of its people.

Ngara Yar-re Gna – Hear Say See

Wednesday 28 June 2017 to Sunday 27 August 2017

Join us in celebrating the strength and diversity of Australia’s Indigenous languages. 

Sydney Noir: The Golden Years

Saturday 29 July 2017 - 2pm to 3pm

Join authors Michael Duffy and Nick Hordern as they discuss their latest book, Sydney Noir: The Golden Years, a fascinating and sometimes outrageous look at Sydney in the swinging sixties.

LookDrawPrint

Sunday 30 July 2017 - 10am to 4pm

This is a LookDrawprint workshop for the creatively curious. Working with the NSW State Library archives, participants will create their very own prototype textile design printed directly onto fabric.

Silver Screen tribute to Alfred Hitchcock: Blackmail

Sunday 30 July 2017 - 2pm to 3:30pm

Blackmail is not only a quintessential Hitchcock psychological thriller about murder and blackmail, but a superior example of silent cinema at its peak in the late 1920s.