School holiday fun at libraries

HOLIDAY FUN: Kylie Rose from  Wauchope Library which is holding Games Plus from 10am to 3pm on Tuesday July 11 plus Zentangle Workshop for teens.
HOLIDAY FUN: Kylie Rose from Wauchope Library which is holding Games Plus from 10am to 3pm on Tuesday July 11 plus Zentangle Workshop for teens.

 Free holiday fun is guaranteed at our libraries around the Hastings.

The Mighty Family Trivia Quiz is at Laurieton Library on Wednesday July 5 from 2pm-3.30pm.  All ages welcome. Test your brain power with fun activities.

Book a family table, or come along and make new friends. Lots of surprise library pack prizes. Bonus points if you wear a crazy hat. Call 6581 8177 to book your place.

NAIDOC Family Fun Day celebrates NAIDOC Week on Thursday July 6 at the Birpai Local Aboriginal Council at 14 Aston Street in Port Macquarie from 10am-3pm.

Loads of fun for all the family.  Look out for the Library Van.

There are games plus at Wauchope Library on Tuesday July 11 from 10am-3pm.

All are welcome for tabletop gaming, including Eurograme cards and social trading card games.  Play and learn from the experts at Board and Dicey.

Plus there’s a Zentangle Workshop 10am-11.30pm. It’s an easy- to-learn, relaxing, fun way to create beautiful images by drawing structured patterns.

“It’s great for teens.  Booking is essential on 6581 8162,” said Kylie Rose from Wauchope Library.

On Wednesday July 12, Port Macquarie Library is having a Pop-up IT Open Day from 9.30am to 11.30am.

You’re invited to come in and try the latest in weird technie stuff at the library’s new tech room which boasts virtual reality, a 3D printer and more.  All ages welcome, no bookings required, just come along.

And there should be quite a buzz at Port Macquarie Library on Thursday July 13 when the wonderful world of bees is explored.

Join Ana from Amber Drop Honey to find out more about these amazing creatures and why they’re so important to us.  How do they work together to get the job done.

Take a look at bees up close (but safely behind glass) and learn more about their world.  This activity is for 8 years plus. For bookings, please call 6581 8755.  Honey will be on sale.

Blackout Poetry is the exciting event on in Port Macquarie Library on Friday July 14.  It focuses on rearranging words to create a different meaning and is a great activity for teens.  For bookings, please call 6581 8755.

All activities are free.  Go to www.mnclibrary.org.au