The City's libraries regularly host programs, special events, workshops, guest speakers and friendly club gatherings for people of all ages. More information about book groups and writing clubs hosted at the City's libraries is available below. If you would like to receive information about library events and services by email you can sign up for the e-newsletter, or like us on Facebook.

Visitors to the City’s libraries will be required to follow contract tracing protocol as specified by the WA Health Department. Public health measures such as the use of hand sanitiser and complying with reduced event capacities for social distancing must be followed by all participants. Please do not visit a library if you are unwell, have recently been overseas, or have been in close contact with someone confirmed or suspected of having COVID-19.

Parents please note that children under 6 years old must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian at all times. Children between 6 and 12 years old must be accompanied by an adult, or older sibling (13 years and over).

Jul 2022

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Story time with buzzing Bee-Bot robots Join us for an un-BEE-lievably spectacular story time as Thornlie Library is transformed into a garden wonderland. Meet the Bee-Bots and help them on their...

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Drop in and chat with fellow book lovers about the latest book you've enjoyed or hated. Sessions are held on Tuesday evenings.

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For children aged eight to 13 years who love reading and want to explore the library, share their love of reading with other children and find new inspiration with fun activities.

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Create characters to get started in cartooning This month learn cartooning basics and how to create your own characters for a graphic novel. Work on facial expressions, drawing hands, body poses...

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Adults who love reading and like to chat about the latest book they’ve read will enjoy our monthly Book Club sessions, held on Monday afternoons.

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Join other enthusiastic readers to discuss new and exciting books and add a richness and diversity to your reading experience.

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Wings of a dragon. Face of a shark. Legs of a flamingo. Anything is possible in the Monster Mixing Machine! In secret, you'll draw part of an animal. Then, the parts will be joined together to create...

Aug 2022

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Drop in and chat with fellow book lovers about the latest book you've enjoyed or hated. Sessions are held on Tuesday evenings.

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Adults who love reading and like to chat about the latest book they’ve read will enjoy our monthly Book Club sessions, held on Monday afternoons.

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Join other enthusiastic readers to discuss new and exciting books and add a richness and diversity to your reading experience.

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For children aged eight to 13 years who love reading and want to explore the library, share their love of reading with other children and find new inspiration with fun activities.

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Write about your experience with COVID-19 This month learn about the history of pandemics and write a short journal about your own experience with COVID-19. For ages 8 – 13 years. Bookings are...

Sep 2022

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Drop in and chat with fellow book lovers about the latest book you've enjoyed or hated. Sessions are held on Tuesday evenings.

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For children aged eight to 13 years who love reading and want to explore the library, share their love of reading with other children and find new inspiration with fun activities.

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Adults who love reading and like to chat about the latest book they’ve read will enjoy our monthly Book Club sessions, held on Monday afternoons.

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Join other enthusiastic readers to discuss new and exciting books and add a richness and diversity to your reading experience.

Oct 2022

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Drop in and chat with fellow book lovers about the latest book you've enjoyed or hated. Sessions are held on Tuesday evenings.

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Adults who love reading and like to chat about the latest book they’ve read will enjoy our monthly Book Club sessions, held on Monday afternoons.

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Join other enthusiastic readers to discuss new and exciting books and add a richness and diversity to your reading experience.

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For children aged eight to 13 years who love reading and want to explore the library, share their love of reading with other children and find new inspiration with fun activities.

  • Celebrate good books by joining the Western Australian Public Libraries online book club.