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Upcoming events

  • Tax tips
    Monday 18 July - Saturday 31 October 2016
    Tax Help 2016

    Tax Help volunteers will be available at Hornsby Shire Libraries from Monday 18 July to Saturday 31 October.

  • Tax tips
    Wednesday 20 July, 6.30pm
    Tax Tips

    An information session for individuals preparing their tax returns, presented by the Australian Tax Office.

  • elderly couple on a walk
    Wednesday 27 July, 6.30pm-8pm
    Accommodation Options in Retirement

    Accommodation options in retirement including: your choice to own or not, financial considerations, Centrelink assessments and financial advantages and disadvantages.

  • Tax tips
    Friday 29 July, 10.30am
    Tax Tips

    An information session for individuals preparing their tax returns, presented by the Australian Tax Office.

  • Weekly from 4 Aug, 2 - 4 pm
    Community Connections Hot Desk

    A referral and Information service with a diverse range of scheduled topics and service providers. Each week a different topic and specific service provider is available for a 20 min appointment. Bookings are by phone or in person at Hornsby Library Branch

  • Author David Dyer
    Thursday 4 August, 6.30pm
    Meet the Author - David Dyer

    Your opportunity to meet David Dyer, author of "The Midnight Watch".

  • knitting needles and wool
    Friday 5 August, 9am-12.30pm
    Annual Knit In

    Join us for a fun morning as we knit, crochet and sew.

  • frog in hand
    Thursday 11 August, 6.30pm
    Fascinating Frogs

    Come and listen to a talk on fascinating frogs.

  • John Newton
    Thursday 18 August, 6.30pm
    Meet the Author - John Newton

    Meet the author John Newton, author of "The Oldest Foods on Earth".

  • mother om
    Saturday 20 August, 10.30am
    Mindful Parenting with Leonie Percy

    Join yoga instructor Leonie Percy as she discuses her book Mother Om, designed to support and empower women in their transformative journeys into motherhood. Mindful parenting can reduce worry, stress and anxiety.

  • elderly lady
    Wednesday 24 August, 6.30pm
    Sounds of Silence: Living with hearing loss

    Are you suffering from hearing loss? Come join us for an informative presentation on how you can manage your hearing impairment.

  • Fair Dinkum
    Thursday 25 August, 5.30pm
    'Fair Dinkum' The Musical

    Celebrate Children's Book Week with this fun filled adventure, full of audience participation.

  • De-clutter Workshop
    Tuesday 30 August, 6:30pm – 8:30pm
    De-clutter Workshop - Live with Less Mess

    Do you have cupboards that are bulging, a Garage that’s overflowing or general clutter and mess you’d like to tame? Lose the mess and find more time, save money, stress less, be in control and have more energy.

  • Asset Test Changes Sq
    Wednesday 7th September, 6:30pm
    Asset Test Changes - Hornsby Library

    This talk will cover the assets test changes from 1 January 2017 that may affect you.

  • Sydney Wildlife Rescue
    Thursday 8th September, 6:30pm
    Sydney Wildlife Rescue

    Sydney Wildlife manages a 24 hour rescue hotline run by volunteers. Your ticket fee will be donated to help fund the Sydney Wildlife rescue hotline.

    Come and hear about the work of Sydney Wildlife rescue

  • Judy Recher
    Friday 9 September 10.30am
    Judy Recher - Parkinson’s Talk

    Judy Recher returns to Hornsby Library to share her story of the progression of her Parkinson's Disease.

    Judy will talk about exciting new programs that have been recently developed to provide more active participation for those living with Parkinson's.

  • Asset Test Changes Sq
    Tuesday 13th September, 6:30pm
    Asset Test Changes - Epping Library

    This talk will cover the assets test changes from 1 January 2017 that may affect you.

  • Dr Tim Hawkes
    Thursday 15 September, 6.30pm
    Meet the Author - Tim Hawkes

    Renowned educator Dr Tim Hawkes has taught thousands of students on the subject of leadership.

  • Tech Savvy Seniors
    Starts Wednesday 21 September, 10.30am
    Tech Savvy Seniors

    Free computer training for over 55s. Series of classes covering using email, internet and online shopping and banking. FULLY BOOKED

  • Melina Marchetta
    Wednesday 21 September, 6.30pm
    Meet the Author - Melina Marchetta

    Hear one of Australia’s most loved authors discuss her new crime novel, Tell the Truth, Shame the Devil - a cracking fusion of suspense and heart-rending drama.

  • Moriarty Sisters
    Thursday10 November, 6.30pm
    Meet the Author - Liane, Jaclyn & Nicole Moriarty

    Liane, Jaclyn and Nicola Moriarty are three Australian sisters who write for adults, children and young adults. Between them, they have written #1 New York Times bestsellers, won multiple prizes and made countless readers very happy in many different languages.

  • Matthew Reilly
    Tuesday 15 November, 6.30pm
    Meet the Author - Matthew Reilly

    Join Matthew Reilly to celebrate the long awaited return of Jack West Jr in his latest bestseller The Four Legendary Kingdoms.