Due to the risk of Coronavirus (Covid – 19) and acting on the advice of lead NSW and Federal health authorities we are temporarily suspending many of our programs. To support our community during this period, the library service is excited to bring you a range of online activities you can do from home. When attending programs at the library please follow all Government guidelines regarding social distancing and personal hygiene.

Tue 1 Dec
Sun 31 Jan

Summer Reading Challenge

Reading over the summer holidays is a fun way to keep your skills up when school’s out. Pick up your log book and get a stamp each time you visit the library. Collect your stamps...
Children and Families, Education and Learning, School Holidays, Council Events
Mon 18 Jan
Mon 22 Feb

Kids Art Show

Calling all creative young artists! Create an artwork based on the theme ‘Window’ for a chance to have your work displayed in the library as part of our Kids Art Show. Kids aged 3...
Children and Families, School Holidays, Council Events, Families
Mon 18 Jan
Mon 8 Mar

Young Scriptwriters Competition

Write a 10-minute original short play script based on the theme ‘Fake News’. Finalists will have their scripts performed at Glen Street Theatre.
Education and Learning, Youth, Council Events, Youth Week
Wed 17 Feb
6.30 PM - 7.30 PM

NSW Reads: Andrew Pippos Online Author Talk

Join us for the inaugural NSW Reads program featuring Lucky's by Andrew Pippos.
Education and Learning
Fri 19 Feb
Sun 28 Mar

Image from Bernard Appassamy's "2,422 Haircuts", acquired as part of the Library Artists’  Book Award in 2019.

2021 Artists’ Book Award Exhibition

19 Feb – 28 March - Presenting the selection of books chosen to be added to the Northern Beaches Council's Library collection.
Manly Art Gallery & Museum, Manly
Exhibitions, Council Events