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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.

    Family History Saturday: Sourcing and Saving It

    Saturday 25 March all day Penrith Library
    In conjunction with the Nepean Family History Society, State Archives and local bookbinder Ted Chapman, Penrith Library will host a day to help people research and preserve their family history.
    Call 4732 7886 or 4732 8040 for more information. Find out more>>

    Henry Lawson Camera Club Photographic Exhibition

    Glass display cabinets, Penrith Library lower lounge 29 March 

    Sporting Heritage - Bats and Balls

    Large display case, Penrith Library until 31 March

    Brooke McAlary - Author Talk

    Penrith Library Theatrette, Thursday 27 April, 10:30 - 11:30am
    “In Destination Simple, I show you how to harness the power of daily rituals to create a calmer, happier life and feel in control of your days, minimise stress, find pockets of peace on even the busiest day, empty your mind and sleep better and easily integrate mindfulness and gratitude into your daily life.”

    FREE event, tickets can be collected from Penrith Library.
    Call 4732 7891 for more information.

    From Russia with Love

    Glass display cabinets, Penrith Library until 28 April
    Valentina will delight us again with her collection of memorabilia from her homeland, Russia. When Valentina hosted this display in 2012 she made the front page of the Penrith Press.

    Lisa Gorton - Author Talk 

    Penrith Library Theatrette, Saturday 6 May, 10:00 -11:00am  
    Lisa Gorton, was the winner of the 2016 People's Choice Award and shortlisted for the Christina Stead Prize for Fiction at the 2016 NSW Premier's Literary Awards for her work The Life of Houses

    FREE event, light refreshments provided, tickets AVAILABLE SOON from Penrith Library. 
    Call 4732 7891 for more information.

    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.

Penrith City Council (02) 4732 7777 (02) 4732 7958 council@penrithcity.nsw.gov.au 601 High St Penrith NSW 2750 Australia