Events and Programs

Willoughby City Library Services hosts a range of events and programs for all ages. Subscribe to eNewsletters for regular notification of upcoming events and activities. Upcoming Library Events.

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Baby Bounce
A five-week long program for children and their parent/carer with songs, rhymes and finger/toe plays. Bookings essential. More details about Baby Bounce.

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Book and Movie Clubs
For people who love talking about films and books, Willoughby City Library Services hosts books clubs who meet regularly at Willoughby Libraries. For established book clubs, Book Club kits are available for loan at Artarmon, Chatswood, Castle Cove, Naremburn, Northbridge and West Chatswood Libraries. More details about Book and Movie Clubs.

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Book Sales
Book sales are held in the lower ground foyer of Chatswood Library on The Concourse on the third Thursday of each month from 11am to 2pm.
Check Diary Dates for next month's special. 

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Children's Storytime
Stories, rhymes, songs and a simple craft activity for preschoolers. No bookings required. Storytime session times and locations.

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English as a Second Language
English Conversation classes are held at Chatswood Library on Mondays and Fridays. Bookings essential. Register your interest in an English Conversation Class.

 History at Willoughby

History at Willoughby
Discover displays, events and resources for those interested in the local and family history of Willoughby. More about History at Willoughby.

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HSC Seminars
A program of seminars run by Willoughby City Library, designed to support HSC students and their families through the final two years of school. Held at Chatswood Library March to May. More details about HSC Seminars.

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Justice of the Peace service
A Justice of the Peace (JP) service is available at Chatswood Library on Wednesdays and Saturdays from 10am to 12noon and Northbridge Library on Thursdays from 6pm to 8pm.

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Learn at the Library
Internet Tutorials classes include Internet basics, Email basic, Starting Facebook, Using eBooks and databases, Tracing your house history and Tracing your family history. Bookings essential.

There are also small group of workshops on various interesting technology topics.

More details about Library learning.

 Multicultural Services Multicultural Celebrations
Every year the library celebrates Chinese New Year and Carnivale with a range of events and activities for all ages. More details about multicultural services.

 Talks at Willoughby

Talks@Willoughby
Award winning authors and presenters tell their stories at Willoughby City Libraries. Bookings Essential. More details about Talks@Willoughby.

Tech Savvy Seniors 2016

Tech Savvy Seniors
Free technology training for seniors (60yrs+) in English, Mandarin and Cantonese from February–June 2016. Learn how to access information and stay connected with family and friends.

Bookings Essential
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Toddler Time
A fun new program designed for those children who are confident walkers, keen to be up and moving, but not yet ready to sit through the stories at regular storytime. Children will learn to enjoy reading, language and speech with lots of fun rhymes, songs, stories and movement. Toddler time is limited to 60 children. More about Toddler Time.