We have our cult movie night tonight @ 6pm. We are screening a 2022 release of an all-time favourite superhero. This version comes 55 years after the original film was released. Rated M and almost three hours in length – free tea, coffee and popcorn! Bookings are essential.
SCHOOL HOLIDAY ACTIVITIES
Parkes Library will be hosting six school holiday activities for children in Kindergarten to Year 6. All activities are from 10:30am -12:30pm. Bookings are limited and are filling fast.
Tuesday, 5th July: Junior Movie and Popcorn: a Disney classic about a little girl and her alien ‘puppy’.
Wednesday, 6th July: Hands-On Activity “Flags of Your World”. (Cost $2)
Thursday, 7th July: Junior Movie and Popcorn: a film about a fast-growing dog becomes a neighbourhood sensation.
Tuesday, 12th July: Junior Movie and Popcorn: a Disney classic about an unlikely friendship on the family farm.
Wednesday, 13th July: Hands-On Activity “Peculiar Pairs”. (Cost $2)
Thursday, 14th July: Junior Movie and Popcorn: a film about five friends who are definitely not good guys.
FAMILY & LOCAL HISTORY GROUP
Are you interested in researching your family history or the local history of the Parkes area, come along and join this new group on Wednesday, 6th July from 3 – 4pm. Please get in touch with the Parkes Library to register your attendance.
REBECCA WILSON ART EXHIBITION & AUTHOR TALK
We’ve all heard of Ned Kelly but have you heard of his little sister Kate Kelly? The Kate Kelly Collection, a series of narrative paintings and story cards based on the life of Kate Kelly will be on show in the Coventry Room from 16th July to 6th August. The opening is on Friday, 15th July at 6pm in the Coventry Room when Rebecca will also speak about her book Kate Kelly: The true story of Ned Kelly’s sister. Tickets are on sale through Humanitix or call the Parkes Library.