Events celebrating the royal visit to Dubbo next Wednesday by the Duke and Duchess of Sussex are well under way at Dubbo Branch of Macquarie Regional Library.
The Royal Photobooth is proving to be very popular. Come in and take a photo with Harry and Meghan. Staff can take a photo using your camera if you would like to be in the photo. Fun props are available to personalise your photo.
Enter the Library’s Royal Colouring Competition for the chance to win a great prize! The competition is open now and available for all ages. Simply pick up an entry for your age category from the library. Return your completed entry by Wednesday 17 October for the chance to win!
On the day of the royal visit, the Library is providing High Tea, to which everyone is invited. Choose from morning tea from 10am-12 pm or afternoon tea from 2.00pm-3.30pm. Enjoy a cuppa and a sweet treat, and chat with other royal fans. Virtual tours of Buckingham Palace with a 360 degree headset will also be available during these times.
Bookings are being taken now for Code Club, which is a free, fun, 4 week program being held on Thursday afternoons from 4.00pm-5.00 pm where children aged 8 to 13 can learn how to make computer games and animations, code robots and use the Makey Makeys. Two Group sessions are being held, with Group 1 starting on 18 October, and Group 2 starting on 15 November.
A free Email Basics training program will be held at the Library from 10.30am-12.00pm on Thursday 18 October. Bookings are essential for both these programs. Phone the Library on 6801 4510 to book or for further information.
The Library Book Sale will be held at the Dubbo Branch undercover car park on Saturday 17 November, from 9am-2pm. Drop in and have a look for some books to add to your own home library. There will be thousands of pre-loved books, magazines, DVDs and CDs at ridiculously cheap prices.
Macquarie Regional Library is located at the corner of Talbragar and Macquarie Streets, Dubbo. Phone 6801 4510