Special events at the library

Our libraries regularly host programs, special events, workshops, guest speakers and friendly club gatherings for people of all ages. Click on the links below for more information. All events are free and some include free refreshments.

Please note the Terms and Conditions applicable to all library events; these can be found in the related links section below.

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Plan your journey

Make the most of Transperth services and free public transport entitlements for WA Seniors Card holders.

Wii tournament

Have fun while playing the Wii and meeting new people.

Sing! Play! Fun!

Sample a range of children's programs in one morning.

Get creative, get crafty!

Have fun unleashing your creativity with this craft session.

Wii music

Enjoy music themed Wii games and make new friends.

Creative Space - Stop motion and flipbooks

Teens are invited to experience these animation techniques.

Where in the world?

Enjoy a fun game based on global geography.

Star Explorers - Switch your thinking

Explore recycling and other waste minimising actions to help the planet.

Paint pouring

An art form that mixes paints before pouring them onto paper or canvas to make unique patterns.

Mindfulness and meditation

Enjoy some soothing quiet time during this session of mindfulness and meditation.

World in a book - Kia Ora Maori friends

Enjoy a special Maori themed storytime during the January school holidays.

Be Connected – Email essentials

Make the most of your email account by learning how to use features such as sending, receiving, and attaching photos and documents.

Fun And Cheap Ways To Organise Your Home

Professional organiser Sara Hall will share her expertise with storage solutions around the house on a budget.

Lessons of the Universe with Imogene Constantine

Please join us for the launch of local writer Barbara Gurney's latest novel, Lessons of the Universe with Imogene Constantine.

Tai Chi Demonstration and 'Have-a-Go' Session

Taioist Tai Chi Society members will demonstrate the benefits of gentle exercise. Participants will have the opportunity to 'have a go' at the end of the demonstration.

Ladies Night in the Library with Rachael Johns

Join international bestselling romance author Rachael Johns for a special event to celebrate Library Lovers' Day.

Creative Space - Masks

Creative Space for teens runs monthly at the Amherst Village Library. This months theme is creating masks from art materials.

Be connected – staying safe online

Amherst Village Library is running a beginner level class about staying safe online aimed at seniors. This event is sponsored by Be Connected and the Good Things Foundation.

Be Connected – Understanding mobile data

Learn about the basics of mobile data; what it can be used for and how you can monitor your usage.

Artist Carol Huysing exhibits her creations at the Art Nook

Local artist Carol Huysing will exhibit a range of works at the Amherst Village Library Art Nook. The exhibition runs from Tuesday 5 March through to Friday 29 March 2019. Carol's creations include pastel paintings, abstract paintings, and clocks made from old records. The exhibition can be viewed during normal library opening hours.

Foreign Language eBooks, eMagazines and Films

A demonstration on how to access online library resources to read or listen to books or magazines, or stream films all in languages other than English