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Check out what's on at your local branch this January. We have lots of fun free activities at our branches for School Holidays and of course all of our branches have free wifi, computers and gaming. Don't forget to RSVP for our events as places are limited. Summer Reading club is in full swing at the Upper Hunter Regional Library branches and the Upper Hunter Shire Library branches so be sure to register and get reading to win some fantastic prizes.

Aberdeen Library

Aberdeen branch will be closed from 12 noon Tuesday, 24th December 2019 to re-open Friday, 3rd January from 11:30am.

Scrapbooking for Adults
Held every Tuesday  at Aberdeen Library from 11:30am-12:30pm.
Sessions are scheduled for:
Tuesday, 7th January
Tuesday, 14th January
Tuesday, 21st January
Tuesday, 28th January

School Holiday Activities:

Wooden Mini Beasts Chimes Craft
Tuesday 7th January from 10:30am-11:30am

Children's Craft
Friday, 10th January from 2:30pm

Making 3D wooden Robins
Tuesday, 14th January from 10:30am-11:30am

Children's Craft
Friday, 17th January from 2:30pm

Sydney Opera House Collage
Tuesday, 21st January from 10:30am-11:30am

Australia Day Craft
Friday, 24th January from 2:30pm

Making a pool noodle monster
Tuesday, 28th January from 10:30am-11:30am

Cassilis Library
For bookings or more information please contact Cassilis Library 6376-1295.
Cassilis branch will be closed from 2:30pm Wednesday, 18th December to re-open Wednesday, 8th January from 9:30am.

Storytime and Craft (1-7years)
Story time and craft sessions are scheduled at Cassilis Library on Wednesday 8th, 15th, 22nd and 29th January from 11am.

Children's Craft (7-14 years)

Making Pom Pom Owls
Wednesday, 8th January from 2:00pm

Making Sponge Balls
Wednesday, 15th January from 2:00pm

Making Australia Day rain sticks
Wednesday, 22nd January from 2:00pm


Denman Library

Denman Branch will be closed from 5pm Friday, 20th December to re-open Monday, 6th January from 10am.

Science Show
Come along to a super science show at Muswellbrook and Denman Library this Summer. These events are FREE however bookings are required.
Contact us on 6543-1913 or 6547 2208 to book your spot!
Monday, 6 January 2020 from 10:00am to 12:00pm

Teddy the Bee’s Rock Painting
Get creative with our rock painting session.
Thursday, 9 January 2020 from 11:00am, Denman

Make your own bag
Learn to sew with Teddy the Bee and decorate your own bag.
Wednesday, 22 January 2020 from 3:00pm at Denman Library
Please let us know if you are coming along to this event.

Lego Club
Meets every Friday between 3:30pm-4:30pm

Celebrate Australia Day
Celebrate Australia Day with us & enjoy some Aussie snacks  plus  craft activities.
Friday, 24 January 2020 from 10:30am

Story time
Held every Thursday during school terms @ 9:30am. All welcome.

Merriwa Library

For bookings or more information please contact Merriwa Library on 6521-7007.
Merriwa Branch will be closed from 12 noon Tuesday, 24th December 2019 to re-open Thursday, 2nd January from 8:30am.

School Holiday Craft
Foam Owls
Thursday, 9th January from 4:00pm

Making a rainbow fish
Friday, 17th January from 9:30am

Puppeteer Show: Harlequin Frog Prince
Friday, 24th January from 9:30am
International award winning puppet show
FREE EVENT - Bookings Essential

When the wicked witch kisses Harlequin, he turns into a frog! If he cant get Colombina to kiss him, he will have to stay a frog , give up spagetti and eat flies instead!!
- Adventure, romance, and other silly situations
- Audience participation by the assembled riff-raff and rabble
A cast of unspeakable villains, freebooters, unconscionable knaves, plotters, saucy milkmaids, spies, scheming servants and rather thuggish associates.

'Bookies' bookclub @ Merriwa Library
No Meeting scheduled during January.

Story time and craft (1-4years)
Held weekly on Tuesday mornings from 10:00am.

Muswellbrook Library
Muswellbrook Branch will be closed from 5:30pm Friday, 20th December to re-open Monday, 6th January from 10:30am.

Science Show
Come along to a super science show at Muswellbrook and Denman Library this Summer. These events are FREE however bookings are required.
Contact us on 6543-1913 or 6547 2208 to book your spot!
Monday, 6 January 2020 from 2:00pm  to 4:00pm at Muswellbrook Library

Author Presentation: Chris Collins is coming our way!
Muswellbrook Library invites you to join award winning children's author and performing artist, Chris Collin for a fun time this January. Chris and his puppet friends are coming to share some stories and fun with children and we can’t wait. Chris is an award winning author with 4 beautiful books and has a passion for spreading the joy of reading. 
Tuesday, 14th January 2020 from 1:30pm
Bookings are essential for this FREE event. Contact the Muswellbrook Library on 6543-1913 or respond to this event to book your place.

Teddy the Bee’s Crafty Day!
Teddy the Bee will keep busy with some fun activities!
Thursday, 16 January 2020 from 10:30am at Muswellbrook Library

You are invited to Teddy Bee’s Summer Reading  Party!
Come along to Muswellbrook Library and help us celebrate the end of our 2019/2020 Summer Reading program. We have lost of fun activities planned and prizes will be awarded for those who are registered members of the summer reading club.
Dress-up. Fun. Prizes.
Friday, 24 January 2020 from 11:00am

Celebrate Australia Day at the Library
Celebrate Australia Day with us & enjoy some Aussie snacks  plus  craft activities.
Sunday, 26 January 2020 from 2:30pm at Muswellbrook Library

Murrurundi Library
For bookings or more information please contact  Murrurundi Library on 6540-1363.
Murrurundi Branch will be closed from 12 noon Tuesday, 24th December 2019 to re-open Thursday, 2nd January from 8:30am.
Paper Mosaic Activity 
Wednesday, 8th January from 10:30am

Cardboard Wallets
Wednesday, 15th January from 10:30am

Australia Day Craft
Wednesday, 22nd January from 10:30am

Puppeteer Show: Harlequin Frog Prince
Thursday, 23rd January from 1:30pm
International award winning puppet show
FREE EVENT - Bookings Essential

When the wicked witch kisses Harlequin, he turns into a frog! If he cant get Colombina to kiss him, he will have to stay a frog , give up spagetti and eat flies instead!!
- Adventure, romance, and other silly situations
- Audience participation by the assembled riff-raff and rabble
A cast of unspeakable villains, freebooters, unconscionable knaves, plotters, saucy milkmaids, spies, scheming servants and rather thuggish associates.

Murrurundi Eager Readers Book Club
Tuesday, 28th January from 2:30pm-4:00pm

Scone Library
For bookings please contact Scone Library on 6540-1183.
Scone Branch will from 12 noon Tuesday, 24th December 2019 to re-open Thursday, 2nd January from 10am.

School Holiday Fun
Summer Craft
Monday, 6th January 2019 at 10:30am

Cardboard Chinese Hats
Wednesday, 8th January at 11:30am

Decorate and Assemble Music Shakers
Friday, 10th January at 10:30am

Scratch Board Chinese Lanterns
Monday, 13th January from 10:30am

Bird Craft
Wednesday, 15th January from 11:30am

Colour and Decorate Paper Mache Masks
Friday, 17th January from 10:30am

Decorate and assemble 3D wooden flowers
Monday, 20th January from 20th January

Decorate cardboard butterflies
Wednesday, 22nd January from 11:30am

Puppeteer Show: Harlequin Frog Prince
Thursday, 23rd January from 10am
International award winning puppet show
FREE EVENT - Bookings Essential
When the wicked witch kisses Harlequin, he turns into a frog! If he cant get Colombina to kiss him, he will have to stay a frog , give up spagetti and eat flies instead!!
- Adventure, romance, and other silly situations
- Audience participation by the assembled riff-raff and rabble
A cast of unspeakable villains, freebooters, unconscionable knaves, plotters, saucy milkmaids, spies, scheming servants and rather thuggish associates.

Australia Day Craft and Games
Friday, 24th January from 10:30am

1000 Books Before School Presentation
Thursday, 30th January from 4:00pm.

Toddler Time
Every Tuesday at Scone Library from 10:30am

Baby Talk
Every Wednesday at Scone Library from 10:30am.

Storytime
Every Friday at Scone Library from 10:30am.