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September 2020

STEAM Hackers FREE passes, valued at $99, FREE from your Library

Mon September 28 @ 10:00 am - Fri October 9 @ 5:00 pm

The Alice Springs Public Library has a limited supply of passes to STEAM Hackers- a week long program of online performances, where kids get to immerse themselves into the exciting world of STEAM and the learning journey is fun! Each pass gets you access to 5 x 2 hours’ worth of sessions that you can access from anywhere that has an internet connection! Don’t have an internet connection? Join in using the public Wi-Fi or public pcs available at the…

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Spring into the School Holidays at your Library!

Mon September 28 @ 10:00 am - Fri October 9 @ 5:00 pm
Alice Springs Public Library, 28 Gregory Terrace
Alice Springs, NT 0870 Australia
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Edu-tain at the Alice Springs Public Library with STEAM activities, a Craft-tastic play session and a take your very own set of VR googles home and explore space!   Bookings are essential due to COVID requirements. Workshops will take place during the Library’s Closure hours between 1.30 – 2.30 pm. Bookings open Friday 25th of September via: www.aspl.eventbrite.com or (08) 8950 0555 Don’t forget that you can access our at home sessions of Preschool Storytime and Baby Rhyme Time 24/7…

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Craft-tastic: Bendy Button Bookworm Keyrings!

Mon September 28 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Alice Springs Public Library, 28 Gregory Terrace
Alice Springs, NT 0870 Australia
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Learn how to make bendy bookworm keyrings out of buttons and take your very own new bendy bookworm keyring home at the end! Recommended for ages 5 – 10 years Bookings are essential due to COVID requirements. Bookings open Friday 25th of September via: www.aspl.eventbrite.com or (08) 8950 0555 *Please note: - All attendees aged 10 and under need to be accompanied by a parent or guardian. - All School Holiday Programs take place during the Library’s Closure hours between…

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Come to Daddy

Mon September 28 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Araluen Arts Centre, 61 Larapinta Drive
Alice Springs, NT 0870 Australia
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Canada, Ireland, New Zealand | 2019 Directed by Ant Timpson Starring  Elijah Wood, Stephen McHattie, Garfield Wilson Rated MA15+ "Darkly funny and enjoyably unpredictable. And sometimes plain old weird." Thrillist Norval Greenwood, a privileged man-child arrives at the beautiful and remote coastal cabin of his estranged father, who he hasn't seen in 30 years. He quickly discovers that not only is dad a disapproving jerk, he also has a shady past that is rushing to catch up with him. Now,…

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Preschool Storytime with Booka the Library Mascot

Wed September 30 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Alice Springs Public Library, 28 Gregory Terrace
Alice Springs, NT 0870 Australia
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Join us for a very special Preschool Storytime – back in the Library with Booka the Library Mascot. For 2 – 5 year olds. Learn­ing can be as sim­ple as one book. Preschool Sto­ry­time is a fun and inter­ac­tive ses­sion using books, rhymes, songs and play to stim­u­late lit­er­a­cy development. Bookings are essential due to COVID requirements. Bookings open Friday 25th of September via: www.aspl.eventbrite.com or (08) 8950 0555 Recommended for ages 2 – 5 years *Please note: - All attendees aged 10 and under…

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October 2020

STEAM Hackers Performance: Extreme Liquid Nitrogen via video @ the Library

Fri October 2 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Alice Springs Public Library, 28 Gregory Terrace
Alice Springs, NT 0870 Australia
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Experience an exciting performance showcasing one of the coolest materials on earth – liquid nitrogen.  From thick white clouds to cryogenic freezing this stuff is seriously COOL! Video will be broadcast in the Library cinema area. Bookings are essential due to COVID requirements. Bookings open Friday 25th of September via: www.aspl.eventbrite.com or (08) 8950 0555 Recommended for Primary School ages and their parents alike! *Please note: - All attendees aged 10 and under need to be accompanied by a parent…

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Scavenger Hunt: Discover your Library with a VIP backstage pass!

Mon October 5 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Alice Springs Public Library, 28 Gregory Terrace
Alice Springs, NT 0870 Australia
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Join us for the ultimate Library scavenger hunt! Track down clues, win prizes and discover your Library behind closed doors. Bookings are essential due to COVID requirements. Bookings open Friday 25th of September via: www.aspl.eventbrite.com or (08) 8950 0555 Recommended for Primary School ages. *Please note: - All attendees aged 10 and under need to be accompanied by a parent or guardian. - All School Holiday Programs take place during the Library’s Closure hours between 1.30 – 2.30 pm due…

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Printmaking-Colographs

Tue October 6 @ 8:00 am - Tue December 1 @ 5:00 pm
CDU Alice Springs, Grevillea Drive
Alice Springs, NT 0870 Australia
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Collographs are a versatile method of printmaking where materials are glued to a thin board, inked and printed through a press. It is a beautiful and assessible way of making multiple prints,which can be printed in single or multi  colour. The course is from Certificate 4 in Visual Arts at CDU, beginning 6th October for 9 weeks. 5.15-8.15pm. Cost is $170 plus materials. Contact Suzi Lyon 0402073175    

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Preschool Storytime

Wed October 7 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Alice Springs Public Library, 28 Gregory Terrace
Alice Springs, NT 0870 Australia
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Join us for a very special Preschool Storytime – back in the Library! For 2 – 5 year olds. Learning can be as simple as one book. Preschool Storytime is a fun and interactive session using books, rhymes, songs and play to stimulate literacy development. Bookings are essential due to COVID requirements. Bookings open Friday 25th of September via: www.aspl.eventbrite.com or (08) 8950 0555 Recommended for ages 2 – 5 years *Please note: - All attendees aged 10 and under need to…

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Stress Less In The Park

Fri October 9 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Alice Springs Town Council lawns, Alice Springs Town Council, Todd Street
Alice Springs, NT 0870 Australia
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Stress Less in the Park is a feature event of Mental Health Week and provides a community focus on mental health and wellbeing. The event aims to break down stigma in the community around mental health conditions, raise awareness about local service options and provide educational information for consumers and carers. The event is free to attend and the theme in 2020 is “Building Mentally Healthy Communities”. The event is in its’ seventh year and includes a Welcome to Country,…

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STEAM Hackers Performance: Fire and Ice @ the Library

Fri October 9 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Alice Springs Public Library, 28 Gregory Terrace
Alice Springs, NT 0870 Australia
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Explore some of Earth’s most powerful resources – fire and ice. You will be captivated by this breath-taking performance featuring clouds, explosions, coloured fire and so much more. Video will be broadcast in the Library cinema area. Recommended for Primary School ages and their parents alike! Bookings are essential due to COVID requirements. Bookings open Friday 25th of September via: www.aspl.eventbrite.com or (08) 8950 0555 *Please note: - All attendees aged 10 and under need to be accompanied by a…

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