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Hornsby Shire Library & Information Service

Linking Lives to Learning and Leisure


Pennant Hills Library

Important Library News

Hornsby Shire Libraries will be launching a new and exciting Library Management System in August 2015. Limited services will be available from Sunday 9 August, 5.00pm to Tuesday 18 August. All libraries will be closed on Monday 17 August.

Library survey

The Library Needs Your Feedback

Please let us know how you’ve found our services, staff and facilities - we value and appreciate your thoughts. This survey will remain open for responses until Friday July 31, 2015.

Library survey

Survey Prize Winners Announced

The prize draw for our Survey has now been drawn. Congratulations to our lucky winners: Fiona receives a $100 Visa card, while Elspeth, Jane, Margarete and Margaret each receive $50 Visa cards. Our thanks to everyone who has responded to the Survey.

Detail from the cover of The Simple Act of Reading, edited by Debra Adelaide

Meet the Authors - Debra Adelaide and Kate Forsyth

Meet Debra Adelaide and Kate Forsyth, authors of The Simple Act of Reading, at Hornsby Central Library on Thursday 30 July, 6.30pm. Bookings are essential.

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Health and Lifestyle Seminars

Do you have cupboards that are bulging or an overflowing garage you’d like to tame? Join Susanne Thiebe for a workshop to help you conquer clutter. Susanne will speak at Hornsby Central Library on Tuesday 4 August, 6.30pm. This session is fully booked.

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Friday Features - Retirement Village Living

Learn about retirement village living at Hornsby Central Library on Friday 7 August, 10.30am (fully booked) and 1.30pm. This seminar will be presented by local lawyer Cecilia Castle. Bookings are essential.

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Tax Help 2015

Tax Help volunteers will be available at Hornsby Central Library, Pennant Hills Library and Epping Library from Monday 3 August to Saturday 31 October. Bookings are essential.

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Termites Talk

Join Margot Blues for an information session about native termites at Hornsby Central Library on Saturday 29 August, 2.00 - 4.00pm. Bookings are essential.

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Financial Seminar - Understanding Retirement Income Streams

Centrelink will present a seminar on understanding retirement income streams at Hornsby Central Library on Friday 11 September, 10.30am. Bookings are essential.