The Creative Library is a space for all who wish to learn, teach, explore and create - no matter the skill level. It is a safe and accessible area for community members to come together and explore their creativity. 

You can find The Creative Library on Level 1 of Manly Library. This is a free drop in space Monday, Wednesday and Friday until 4pm.

Space details:

  • A sink (for water-soluble supplies only)
  • Linoleum floors for easy cleaning
  • Natural light
  • Easels
  • Tables, chairs and lounge space
  • Bookable glass cabinets and hanging rails for exhibitions. 


Interested in hosting a workshop or art exhibition? Book the Creative Library from 4pm Monday – Friday. All day bookings available Tuesdays, Thursdays and weekends.

Cost: $30.80 per hour. $15.40 per hour for non-profit use.

Simply book online by submitting a booking request form

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