Upcoming Library Events
- Written by Adam Gatt Penrith City Council (02) 4732 7777 (02) 4732 7958 firstname.lastname@example.org https://www.penrithcity.nsw.gov.au 601 High St Penrith NSW 2750 Australia
ADVICE AS AT 19 MARCH 2020: We continue to follow advice provided by the NSW and Australian Governments regarding public events and mass gatherings. Council has decided to adopt a precautionary approach in relation to its community events program. In the interests of the welfare of both our staff and our community, Library events outlined below are cancelled.
All events, exhibitions and activities below are held at Penrith Library, unless otherwise stated. See the Children & Young People page for events and activities especially for children, families and students.
Term 2 Activities
Set your orbit around the library with great term time activities for 0-16 years old.
TICKETS ON SALE MONDAY 9 MARCH 2020 – BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL!
Book tickets online at EventBrite.
Infants & Pre-schoolers
For infants 0-2 year olds, mums, dads and carers, every week in term time.
Penrith: Mondays 10.30 - 11.30am
For children 2-5 year olds, every week in term time
Penrith: Wednesdays 10.30 - 11.30am
St Marys: Tuesdays 10.30 - 11.30am
St Clair: Thursdays 10.30 - 11.30am
LITTLE SEEKERS SESSIONS: Sensitive Story Time
Suitable for children aged 2-5 years old with social/sensory issues.
For more information, contact Michelle. Ph: 4732 7426
PENRITH First Friday of every month, 10.30am-11.30am (6 March, 3 April, 1 May)
TICKETS: FREE – Limited places. Booking essential.
Play with and borrow children’s educational toys, every week in term time
ST MARYS Tuesdays & Saturdays, 10am-12pm
PENRITH Wednesdays & Saturdays, 10am-12pm
ST CLAIR Thursdays, 10am-12pm
Penrith Community Knitting and Crochet Group
Meets the first Monday of every month except January - 9.30am to noon
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