The library welcomes Kim Colbourne to our team. Kim moved from Western Australia to Parkes to take up the position of Team Leader. As well as Kim being new, we have many of the latest releases of books, DVDs, CDs, Talking Books and magazines. If you are staying home during the cold winter months make sure to access our extensive online collections at My Online Library.
Our next movie will be on today, 6th August at 6pm. Come and enjoy a 2020 British comedy-drama based on true events. Tickets are free for library members but bookings are essential so call 6861 2309 to book your seat!
STOP, DROP & ROLL – YOUTH GAMES GROUP
Want to make new friends? Learn something new? Or just have some fun? Come along to Stop, Drop and Roll, the Parkes Shire Library youth games group for young people aged 13-25. It runs on the second Friday of the month from 4-6pm in the Marramarra Makerspace Studio at Parkes Library. Bookings are essential and spaces limited.
JUNIOR MINDBENDERS SOCIETY
Challenge your mind and book in for this four-week program. This after school fun program is for primary aged students Year 3-6 every Wednesday from 4th to 24th August from 4-5pm. Bring a parent/guardian with you to Parkes Library to register.
OLYMPIANS OF THE PARKES SHIRE
Don’t forget to drop in and see our continuing displays of Olympians of the Parkes Shire. We have curated a display in partnership with the Henry Parkes Museum to honour the Olympians who at some stage in their life called Parkes Shire home. This week hockey players Stephen Davies and Mariah Williams are on display.