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  • All events, exhibitions and activities below are held at Penrith Library, unless otherwise stated. See Kids and Students for events and activities especially for children, families and students. 

    Penrith Community Knitting and Crochet Group

    Meets the first Monday of every month except January - 9.30am to noon.

    Harry Potter Display

    1 August to 30 September, Penrith Library Glass display cabinets 

    Movie Morning - “Dad and Dave On Our Selection”

    Friday 18 August 10 - 12, Penrith Library Theatrette
    FREE event, tickets essential
    Includes light refreshments and an intro by Lorraine Stacker.


    Linda Emery - The history behind Who Do You Think You Are? 

    Tuesday 22 August 10 – 12, Penrith Library Theatrette
    FREE event tickets essential
    A behind-the-scenes look at creating the SBS programme.
    Includes light refreshments. 

    Brooke McAlary - Author Talk

    Thursday 7 September, 6:30pm, Penrith Library Theatrette 
    Brooke will talk about her latest release SLOW. Part memoir, part practical companion, Slow provides a fascinating insight into the benefits of slowing down. It will inspire you to forget about the Joneses and create a life filled with the things that really matter to you . . slowly, of course.
    FREE event, tickets essential and can be collected from Penrith Library or call 4732 7891.

    Will Kostakis and Gabrielle Tozer - Author Talk

    Wednesday 13 September, 6:30pm, Penrith Library 
    Two of Australia's best YA authors at Penrith Library. Will & Gabrielle will be talking about books, writing & #LoveOzYA
    FREE event, tickets essential and can be collected from Penrith Library or call 4732 7891.

    Tech Savvy Seniors

    We’re living in the digital age, but many Australians are being left behind and lack the skills needed to get connected.  Penrith City Library offers you the opportunity to develop the skills and confidence to use new technology.
    The New South Wales ‘Tech Savvy Seniors’ program is a key initiative of the NSW Ageing Strategy and Telstra’s digital inclusion program. 
    This free training is designed to assist older Australians learn how to confidently and easily master new technology skills.
    Places are limited and fill quickly.
    Ask at our Service Desk for further information about classes.

    Free Learner's Test practice

    Getting ready to become a new driver in NSW? Get ready for your NSW Learner's Test or Driver's Licence Test in no time with simulated practice tests. You can access the test on Penrith City Library's FreeNet PCs, and via remote access from your home PC via the library's online catalogue.

    The practice tests were created specifically for this year's test and were carefully designed by a team of experts to mimic the official learner's test. Choose from 3 free practice tests or view the official NSW driver's manual. Ask at your library's service desk for more details.

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