Programs and events

Programs and events
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There are ongoing programs as well as unique events which take place across the libraries that your Council provides. Programs Events libraries canterbury bankstown There are ongoing programs as well as unique events which take place across the libraries that your Council provides.  

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Your libraries offer ongoing programs and unique events!  Click on the links below for more information on each.

 

 

Let's Go First Nationshttps://cbcity.nsw.gov.au/events/lets-go-first-nations-cultural-celebrationLet's Go First NationsCBCity acknowledges the traditional custodians of this land, the Darug and the Eora peoples.
HSC Study Spacehttps://cbcity.nsw.gov.au/community/library-knowledge-centres/student-resources/hsc-study-spaceHSC Study SpaceStudents will have FREE access to food, tutoring, online databases, and health and wellbeing advice.
School Holidays Programshttps://cbcity.nsw.gov.au/community/community-services/children-families/school-holidays-programsSchool Holidays ProgramsCouncil's leisure centres, Arts Centre and libraries are the place to be these school holidays for the City’s children and youth.

 

 

After School Funhttps://cbcity.nsw.gov.au/community/library-knowledge-centres/programs-events-calendar/After-School-FunAfter School Fun​​​​Our libraries have a great range of activities, events and services available to benefit everyone. These include educational services, fun events and everything in between. ​
Baby Rhyme Timehttps://cbcity.nsw.gov.au/community/library-knowledge-centres/programs-events-calendar/baby-rhyme-timeBaby Rhyme TimeCome along and join in the fun, introducing your baby to rhymes, songs, board books and other bouncing babies!
Book Clubshttps://cbcity.nsw.gov.au/community/library-knowledge-centres/programs-events-calendar/book-clubBook ClubsDo you love to read and enjoy stimulating conversation with other people about books? Then why not join one of the many book clubs offered by Canterbury-Bankstown's Library and Knowledge Centres.
Book Repair Workshophttps://cbcity.nsw.gov.au/community/library-knowledge-centres/programs-events-calendar/book-repair-workshopBook Repair Workshop
Brick Building Clubhttps://cbcity.nsw.gov.au/community/library-knowledge-centres/programs-events-calendar/brick-building-clubBrick Building Club
Calm for Kidshttps://cbcity.nsw.gov.au/community/library-knowledge-centres/programs-events-calendar/calm-for-kidsCalm for KidsMindfulness and relaxation activities to lessen anxiety and stress in children aged five to ten years. These sessions aim to help children build their emotional resilience, improve concentration and promote calmness.
Chair Yogahttps://cbcity.nsw.gov.au/community/library-knowledge-centres/programs-events-calendar/chair-yogaChair Yoga​Do you want to participate in Yoga but have challenges getting up and down from the floor? Then Chair Yoga is perfect for YOU!
Chatterbookshttps://cbcity.nsw.gov.au/community/library-knowledge-centres/programs-events-calendar/chatterbooksChatterbooksFun monthly book club for 7 to 12-year-olds. Explore the written word and chat about your favourite books.
Crafty Arts Workshopshttps://cbcity.nsw.gov.au/community/library-knowledge-centres/programs-events-calendar/crafty-arts-workshopsCrafty Arts WorkshopsGrow your creativity and confidence in this friendly group, guided by facilitator Anne-Marie from Crafty Arts Workshops.
English Conversation Groups and Resourceshttps://cbcity.nsw.gov.au/community/library-knowledge-centres/programs-events-calendar/english-language-classes-resourcesEnglish Conversation Groups and ResourcesCBCity Library hosts regular ESL conversation groups, ESL language kits, readers and online learning resources.
Happy Craftinghttps://cbcity.nsw.gov.au/community/library-knowledge-centres/programs-events-calendar/happy-craftingHappy CraftingLooking for inspiration or would like to have company while working on your craft project? Then join our Happy Crafting groups!
Help With Reading Programhttps://cbcity.nsw.gov.au/community/library-knowledge-centres/programs-events-calendar/help-with-reading-programHelp With Reading ProgramHelp With Reading is designed to help primary school children improve their reading skills and build up their confidence, by reading aloud to volunteers. Bookings are required at some locations. Enquire to secure a spot.
History Weekhttps://cbcity.nsw.gov.au/community/library-knowledge-centres/programs-events-calendar/history-weekHistory WeekGet hands on with history - discover the history of your house, learn about preserving photographs, and join a historical bus tour.
Homework helphttps://cbcity.nsw.gov.au/community/library-knowledge-centres/programs-events-calendar/homework-helpHomework helpIf you are a Year 3 to 12 student and would like some real-life help and advice, the Homework Assistance Program is here to help.
Knitting groupshttps://cbcity.nsw.gov.au/community/library-knowledge-centres/programs-events-calendar/knitting-groupsKnitting groupsJoin our knitting group and enjoy the company of like-minded craft-lovers. Share ideas, tips and designs!
Let's Go First Nationshttps://cbcity.nsw.gov.au/community/library-knowledge-centres/programs-events-calendar/lets-go-first-nationsLet's Go First NationsCBCity acknowledges the traditional custodians of this land, the Darug and the Eora peoples.
Local and family historyhttps://cbcity.nsw.gov.au/community/library-knowledge-centres/programs-events-calendar/discover-your-family-historyLocal and family historyHave your local and family history questions answered at our Local and Family History Drop-Ins.
Minecraft Clubhttps://cbcity.nsw.gov.au/community/library-knowledge-centres/programs-events-calendar/minecraft-clubMinecraft Club
Movies at Your Libraryhttps://cbcity.nsw.gov.au/community/library-knowledge-centres/programs-events-calendar/movies-at-your-libraryMovies at Your Library
Multicultural programs & eventshttps://cbcity.nsw.gov.au/community/library-knowledge-centres/programs-events-calendar/multicultural-programs-eventsMulticultural programs & eventsOur library and knowledge centres offer a number of multicultural programs and events for all to attend.
New Challengers Eveninghttps://cbcity.nsw.gov.au/community/library-knowledge-centres/programs-events-calendar/new-challengers-eveningNew Challengers EveningOn Chess Challenge Night, meet new people and have fun with an evening of casual games of chess! And, on Arcade Night, join us for some retro arcade-style fun with games like 2D fighters and beat 'em ups.
Play to Learnhttps://cbcity.nsw.gov.au/community/library-knowledge-centres/programs-events-calendar/play-to-learnPlay to LearnPlay to Learn is an early literacy program, where parents can help their child develop the fine motor skills needed for reading and writing development.
Preschool Story Time in Your Languagehttps://cbcity.nsw.gov.au/community/library-knowledge-centres/programs-events-calendar/preschool-story-time-in-your-languagePreschool Story Time in Your Language
Preschool Story timehttps://cbcity.nsw.gov.au/community/library-knowledge-centres/programs-events-calendar/preschool-story-timePreschool Story timeStory times for the City of Canterbury Bankstown’s diverse multicultural community are held for pre-school children at all of our libraries.
Sensory Story timehttps://cbcity.nsw.gov.au/community/library-knowledge-centres/programs-events-calendar/sensory-storytimeSensory Story timeSensory Story Time is a supported group for children living with a disability or developmental delay, their siblings and carers.
Technology Clubhttps://cbcity.nsw.gov.au/community/library-knowledge-centres/programs-events-calendar/technology-clubsTechnology Club
The Labhttps://cbcity.nsw.gov.au/community/library-knowledge-centres/programs-events-calendar/the-labThe Lab
Toddler Timehttps://cbcity.nsw.gov.au/community/library-knowledge-centres/programs-events-calendar/toddler-timeToddler Time
Your library @ homehttps://cbcity.nsw.gov.au/community/library-knowledge-centres/your-library-at-homeYour library @ homeJoin in on your library programs while at home, and enjoy all that's on offer, from workshops, storytime sessions, our eLibrary, and more!