Please note: Lego Club is resting and will return on Monday 3rd of February 2020.
The Alice Springs Public Library has its very own LEGO Club and you’re invited to join in! All ages welcome.
LEGO is supplied (although donations are always appreciated). All you need is a willingness to have fun and create! Create something yourself, in a team or try out our Challenge Cards.
There is something for everyone at the LEGO Club.
FREE. No bookings required during School Term time.
Spoken English Meet-up
Mondays from 5.00pm — 6.00pm. Please note: Spoken English will not be meeting on Mon 23 December 2019.
Practice your English at relaxed weekly meetings. Make new friends with tea and coffee provided.
Free. No bookings required. In the Library Meeting Room.
Please note: Chess Club will not be meeting on Christmas Eve 24 December 2019 or New Years Eve 31 December 2020.
Love a game of chess?
We’re a club for players from every age and level.
Whether you play professionally or just enjoy a casual game, you’re welcome to come along!
- Kids (with guardian): 6 – 7 pm
- 14+ and adults: 7 – 9 pm
Free. No bookings required. Tea & coffee provided.
After hours entry: old Library foyer, Gregory Terrace side entry.
Read & Write — Adult Literacy Support
Book your one-on-one appointment at a time that suits you.
Call (08) 8950 0555 to book.
Do you or someone you know need help with reading and writing?
Join us in these judgment-free and informal Adult Literacy help sessions.
Receive support and resources to help you improve your reading and writing.
You’re never too old to learn!
- Grow in confidence
- Improve your spelling
- Gain skills to help with filling in forms, applying for jobs and emailing
- Have a question? We’re here to help
FREE | All welcome | Considerate & confidential
Connect to Tech Drop In Sessions
Please note: Connect to Tech is currently resting and will return Thursday 6 February 2020.
FREE adult digital literacy drop-in sessions. Bring a specific question or learn at your own pace via the Be Connected website.
Gain new skills at an easy pace using Be Connected, an Australian Government initiative.
Monthly Reading Group
Third Saturday of each month. 12.00pm — 1.00pm
Love to chat about books? Welcome to our Monthly Reading Group, held on the 3rd Saturday of the month, from 12.00pm until 1.00pm. No reservations required — just come along for the books that interest you.
Current conversation schedule is:
21 December: 100 Years of Dirt by Rick Morton
18 January: Cloudstreet by Tim Winton
Read the book, then join our informal conversation around the book. Tea and coffee provided. Alice Springs Public Library Meeting Room.
Family History Group
Please note: Family History Group is currently resting and will return 31 January 2020.
Meets once a fortnight on a Friday from 4 – 6 pm.
Facilitated by the Elders and Sisters of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, bring your own device for on-going free Family History Workshops.
FREE. All welcome. No bookings required. For more information call 8950 0555.
U3A Creative Writing Group
Please note: U3A is currently resting and will return Saturday 8 Feb 2020.
2nd and 4th Saturday of the month from 1.00 — 3.30 pm.
If you are over 50, have a love of writing and would like to share your stories, improve your skills or just meet with like-minded folk, give our U3A Creative Writing Group a go!
No bookings required.
NOTE: This meeting is held after library opening hours in the Library Meeting Room — please enter via the old entrance off Gregory Terrace.
See the Childrens & Youth page for events & activities
Check the Events Calendar for more library events.