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Come and visit our library which boasts over 18,000 Japan-related items. Our collection features a range of material including fiction, non-fiction, manga, DVDs, music CDs and extensive language resources.

Japanese Tabletop Gaming Room (July 27, 2019)

Try your hand at a sample of Japanese board games and card games. A room will be set up for visitors to play pickup games of shogi, go, hanafuda, hyakunin isshu and more. This is a casual, recreational activity suitable for all ages.

More information here

Make a Wish upon Stars (till end of July)

Let’s make a wish upon the stars by writing on a colourful paper strip, and hang it to bamboo branches in the library.

Japanese Storytime for Children (August 31, 2019)

Our August storytime session will feature Chihi no Hi (fathers day in Australia because the rest of the world sets the celebration day in June). Let’s make a thank-you card for your dad to make him smile.

More information here

Kid’s Reward Card

Receive one stamp for each of the following (once per day):
• Borrow one or more kid’s items
• Participate in a library mini event

Please note: Lost cards will not be replaced. For use by kids (grade 6 or less).

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Mon to Fri: 10am – 6pm
Sat*: 10am – 4pm
(*occasionally closed. see the calendar below)

An after-hours returns chute is located at the entrance of the library and available 7 days a week from 8am to 8pm. Access might not be available on retail holidays such as Christmas.

(02) 8239 0055

Banner photo: Brett Boardman

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