What’s On at the Libraries in October
Friday 1 October 2021
Bridging the Divide with social media with TikTok stars Rawah & Mohamad Arja
Social media sensations author Rawah Arja and her father Mohamad Arja explore the possibilities for meaningful connection on social media.
Online event, Wednesday 20 October, 6-7pm
Mental Health Month: Managing anxiety, fear, grief and loss in the time of COVID-19
Patricia Brown will provide insights and tips on how to manage during these challenging times, supporting emotional wellbeing and achieving stability while adjusting to change.
Online event, Tuesday 19 October 6.30pm – 7.30pm
Lies, Damned Lies author talk with Claire G. Coleman
Author Claire G. Coleman in conversation with Torres Strait Islander journalist and broadcaster Rhianna Patrick discusses her latest book Lies, Damned Lies: a personal exploration of the impact of colonisation.
Online event, Thursday 14 October 6.30pm – 7.30pm
Costa’s World: author talk with Costa Georgiadis
Costa Georgiadis, host of ABC TVs Gardening Australia, in conversation with Robyn Syphers from Camden Libraries will discuss his new book Costa’s World, which celebrates the life-changing joy of chooks, kids in the garden and big ideas for small spaces and more.
Online event, Wednesday 27 October 6.30pm – 7.30pm
After School: Sustainability Starts with You
For ages 5-7. Exploring how to reuse, recycle and reduce our ecological footprint.
Online event, Wednesday 6 October 4pm - 5pm
Mental Health Month: Bucket Drumming Workshop
Suitable for ages 12+. Interactive workshop will challenge the participants sense of rhythm and coordination while learning the skills of rhythm reading.
Online event, Sunday 10 October 11am-12:30pm
Mental Health Month: An Introduction to Songwriting - Lyrics & Music
Understand concepts, tricks, hooks and motifs needed to make a great song.
Online event, Sunday 17 October 11am – 12.30pm
Mental Health Month: The World of Chords for Guitar and Piano
Learn chord names, chord shapes, how they function, and most importantly, how to create and play them on the guitar or piano.
Online event, Sunday 24 October, 11am – 12.30pm
For media enquiries, contact Elizabeth Heath, Media and Communications Coordinator, 9392 5334 or Elizabeth.Heath@innerwest.nsw.gov.au