For 5 to 8 Year Olds
The Chocolate River, create a boat that can travel down Wonka’s Chocolate River. Tuesday, July 17 2.30pm – 4pm Cost: $2 Bookings required.
For 9 to 12 Year Olds
The Inventing Room,Design and build a machine for Wonka’s Chocolate Factory. Thursday, July 19 2.30pm–4pm Cost: $2 Bookings required.
For 13 to 18 Year Olds
Join us for fun with technology, create your own projects in our coding workshops. Wednesday, July 18 from 10:30am-12noon free Bookings required.
Your imagination is the only limit with our Makey Makey hub, bring the digital into the physical by creating and programming fantastic inventions Wednesday, July 18 from 2:30pm-4pm free. Bookings required.
For all ages, join our Lego Club and create a Lego masterpiece. No bookings required.
Every weekday 3pm – 5pm Free.
Author talk David Reiter, Skywriters Astro-Tour
Hitch a Ride on the Astro-Trail! On Monday, July 23, from 5pm at the Dubbo library with award winning author and publisher Dr David Reiter as he discusses his work with the Big Skies Collaboration Project and the upcoming Skywriters Anthology.
Be inspired by demos of his ‘My Planets Reunion’ Memoir and ‘Black Books Publishing’ novel, which use multimedia to engage their audience, to compose and contribute your work to the anthology.
A pioneer in the composing of digital narratives, David has won the Western Australian Premier’s Award twice – for My Planets (2012) as well as the medico-poetic Timelord Dreaming (2016).
He’s also well-equipped to answer any burning questions you might have about current trends in publishing.
Tea and coffee will be provided, please call the library on 6801 4510 to reserve your place.
Macquarie Regional Library is located at the corner of Talbragar and Macquarie streets, Dubbo. Phone 6801 4510 Website: www.mrl.nsw.gov.au. Opening hours: Monday-Friday 10am-6pm, Saturday 10am-3pm, Sunday 11am-3pm