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This month we celebrate our library services during Library and Information Week running from 22nd-26th May. We encourage you to visit your local branch throughout the month and get to know the wide range of services we offer. On the 22nd May will be hosting our annual National Simultaneous Storytime. We would love it if you could join us by sharing Alpacas with Maracas written and illustrated by Matt Cosgrove.

Aberdeen Library

Scrapbooking for Adults
Held every Tuesday  at Aberdeen Library from 11:30am.

Genealogy Workshop
Learn how to use Ancestry and Find My Past at the library. We have free access for all library members.Held every Friday at Aberdeen Library between 2:00pm-4:00pm. No session will be held on Friday, 10th May as we will be closed for the Scone Cup half day public holiday.

Storytime
Held every Tuesday morning at Aberdeen Library from 10:30am. All welcome.


Cassilis Library
For bookings or more information please contact Cassilis Library 6376-1295.

Toy Box Visit (1-4 years)
Held fortnightly from Wednesday, 1st May @ 9:30am

Storytime and Craft (1-4years)
Held fortnightly from Wednesday, 8th May @ 10:30am

National Simultaneous Storytime
Wednesday, 22nd May @ 11am
Come along as we celebrate the NSS and read 'Alpacas with Maracas' by Matt Cosgrove. We ask that you arrive to be seated by 10:45am as reading commences promptly at 11am.

Denman Library


Mother’s Day Special Storytime @ your Libraries
Thursday, 9th May 2019 @ 10:00am, Denman Library

Author Talk with Sheryl Gwyther
Sweet Adversity - A Historical Adventure for 10-14 years old
Tuesday, 21st May 2019 @ 11:00am, Denman Library


There's never a good time to be orphaned - or abandoned...especially when you are twelve years old, and it's the Great Depression.
Sweet Adversity is set in the Hunter Region and Sydney.
Sweet Adversity is on the 2019 Children's Book Council's of Australia.
Book of the Year Notables list for Younger Readers!!
Sweet Adversity is published by Harper Collins.

Book Club
Tuesday, 21st May 2019 @ 2:00pm

National Simultaneous Storytime 2019
Celebrating literacy across Australia!
Wednesday, 22nd May 2019 from 11:00am @ Denman Library

The 19th annual NSS 2019 book is Alpacas with Maracas written & illustrated by Matt Cosgrove, and published by Koala Books.
Please contact us to make a booking and for more information.

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

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


Merriwa Library

For bookings or more information please contact Merriwa Library on 6521-7007.

'Bookies' bookclub @ Merriwa Library
Next meeting to be held on Thursday, 2nd May 2019 from 7:00pm.

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

National Simultaneous Storytime
Wednesday, 22nd May @ 11am
Come along as we celebrate the NSS and read 'Alpacas with Maracas' by Matt Cosgrove. We ask that you arrive to be seated by 10:45am as reading commences promptly at 11am.


Murrurundi Library
For bookings or more information please contact  Murrurundi Library on 6540-1363.

Storytime
Held weekly on Wednesday mornings from 10:30am at Murrurundi Library

Ukelele Workshop
Held weekly on Wednesday afternoons from 4:00pm. BYO Ukelele.

NDIS Outreach Visit
Tuesday, 14th May 2019 @ 10am-12noon

National Simultaneous Storytime
Wednesday, 22nd May @ 11am
Come along as we celebrate the NSS and read 'Alpacas with Maracas' by Matt Cosgrove. We ask that you arrive to be seated by 10:45am as reading commences promptly at 11am.

'Eager Readers' Bookclub
Tuesday, 28th May 2019 @ 2:00pm

Muswellbrook Library

Mother’s Day Special Story time @ your Libraries
Thursday, 9th May 2019 @ 10:00am, Muswellbrook Library

Author Talk with Sheryl Gwyther
Sweet Adversity - A Historical Adventure for 10-14 years old

Monday, 20th May 2019 @ 10:30am, Muswellbrook Library
There's never a good time to be orphaned - or abandoned...especially when you are twelve years old, and it's the Great Depression.
Sweet Adversity is set in the Hunter Region and Sydney.
Sweet Adversity is on the 2019 Children's Book Council's of Australia.
Book of the Year Notables list for Younger Readers!!
Sweet Adversity is published by Harper Collins.

Book Club
Why not join a book club this month at Muswellbrook Library?
When: Tuesday, 21st May 2019, from 12noon at Muswellbrook Library

National Simultaneous Story time 2019
Wednesday, 22nd May 2019 from 11:00am @ Muswellbrook Library

Celebrating literacy across Australia!
The 19th annual NSS 2019 book is Alpacas with Maracas written & illustrated by Matt Cosgrove, and published by Koala Books.
Please contact us to make a booking and for more information.

Legal Issues for older people talk & film screening
Friday, 24th May 2019 @ 10:30am – 12:30pm Muswellbrook Library
Join our panel of lawyers and seniors rights experts as they explore issues that older people and their families experience  when planning for the future.
There will be a film screening of the play Piano Forte, which explores elder abuse, followed by a discussion and a chance to ask the panel members questions. Free refreshments will be provided.

Presented by Legal Aid NSW, Seniors Rights Service, Find Legal Answers, Suncoast Community Leagal Service Inc.


Multicultural Conversation @ your Library
Tuesday, 28th May 2019 @ 11:00am Muswellbrook Library

Join our multi-cultural group for a morning of conversation at Muswellbrook Library. Our presenter for the morning is Soraia from Portugal.

Thinker Kruncher (Brain Training)
This is held Thursday fortnightly @ 10:30am. Giving your brain a workout with this fun and challenging activities. Contact us for more information. Come see what all the fuss is about. Commencing 7th March 2019
Upcoming sessions: 2nd, 16th & 30th May

Lego Club
This held every Thursday @ 3:00 to 8:00pm Muswellbrook Library

Storytime
Every Thursday @ 10:00am at Muswellbrook Library

Crafty Hour
Join us for a crafty hour and get your needles and fingers busy, held every Tuesday fortnightly of the month at 10:30am at Muswellbrook Library. Always looking for new members.

Scone Library

For bookings please contact Scone Library on 6540-1183.

National Simultaneous Storytime at the Scone Council
Wednesday, 22nd May @ 11am
Scone Council, 135 Liverpool Street
Come along as we celebrate the NSS and read 'Alpacas with Maracas' by Matt Cosgrove. We ask that you arrive to be seated by 10:45am as reading commences promptly at 11am.
Bookings are essential for groups. Please contact us on 6543-1913 to book.

Crochet and Craft @ the library
Saturday, 11th May 2019 from 9:30am-12noon
and
Saturday, 25th May 2019 from 9:30am-12noon

Scone Book Marks Book Club
Tuesday, 28th May 2019 @ 10:00am
Meets on the 4th Tuesday of each month at 10am at the Scone Library.

Card Making Workshop
Wednesday, 22nd May 2019 @ 2:00pm
NEW monthly card making workshops for adults at Scone Library. Join experienced and novice card makers to fine tune different aspects of card making. Workshops will be held at Scone Library monthly on the fourth Wednesday of the month. All materials supplied.
Cost: $10.00 each
Bookings are essential as places are limited.

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

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

Storytime and Craft
Every Friday at Scone Library from 10:30am