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  • 31 Jan 2023

    Seed Saving Workshops

    Join us for fun and practical seed saving workshops to help you grow your own bumper crop!

  • 12 Jan 2023

    Treasures from the Rare Book Room

    Treasures from the Rare Book Room: Hokusai Paintings, Drawings and woodcuts.

  • 20 Nov 2022

    Your Summer Stories - All your Summer reading sorted

    Your Summer Stories includes a curated selection of 7 must read titles, a conversational podcast series and two very special events in October and February. We're offering the chance to forget, to dream, to imagine, to experience, to participate.

  • 02 Nov 2022

    Faces Off Pages Digital Exhibition at Wallsend Library

    On display until 14 February 2023

    Come along and celebrate a new digital exhibition at Wallsend Library showcasing the work of young artists from across the Newcastle and the Hunter.

    Budding artists between the ages of 12 and 25 were invited to submit an artwork of a character or scene from any book – a character that spoke to them or a scene that, as soon as they read it, they were compelled to bring it to life. 

    Drop in to Wallsend Library and explore the artworks on display. No bookings necessary.

    On display until 14 February 2023

  • 25 Jul 2022

    Treasures from the Rare Book Room

    Our most prized treasures are housed in the Rare Book Room and we are featuring images of the most pictorially stunning works here for you to enjoy. 

  • 15 Jul 2022

    Newcastle Repair Cafe

    Bring your much-loved broken items back to life at the Newcastle Libraries Repair Cafe! A place where skilled repairers meet non-repairers to teach them skills to fix things. Featured repair skills will include small furniture, small hand tools, clothing, and bikes.

  • 04 Jul 2022

    Explore our new Tech for Loan Collection!

    No computer or internet at home? Introducing our Tech for Loan collection! Borrow one of our Telstra 4GX WiFi Hotspots or Lenovo Laptops and connect to the internet from anywhere.

  • 10 May 2022

    Access your Everywhere, Anytime Library

    Access your library at home from your smartphone or tablet and discover a world of eBook and eAudio platforms, video stories, movie and music streaming platforms, plus a huge range of online newspapers and eMagazines. 

  • 07 Apr 2022

    Future Library Updates

    We've got a new and improved library system! Our new system offers an engaging library experience and makes it easier to find and access the content and items you’re looking for. Our catalogue and Newcastle Libraries App looks a little different but we still have the same fabulous collections to explore.