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We’re excited to announce that all Lake Mac Libraries branches have now reopened to the public.
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11 August 2020
This course will show you how to set up a Facebook account, post messages, pictures and updates.
12 August 2020
14 August 2020
EVENT POSTPONED - This event has been postponed. We hope to hold in Summer 2021. From 5pm there will be free science workshops and activities with art under the stars and science films starting as the sun goes down. Bring your own picnic dinner, coffee, drinks and snacks available at event. Bookings essential
Published on 01 June 2020
Published on 13 July 2020
Due to the escalating COVID-19 situation, Council has made the decision to postpone the Rathmines Theatre and Heritage Centre open day.
Published on 06 July 2020
A new multi-purpose centre in Windale is poised to feature a high-tech library, modern community spaces and a flexible layout in which the community can connect, learn and create.
Published on 01 July 2020
Kids are set to go wild, writing, printmaking and facing off with giant dinosaurs as part of Lake Macquarie City Council’s July school holiday program.
Published on 29 June 2020
Lake Mac Libraries' mobile library, 'The Rover', will resume operations from Monday, July 6.
Published on 18 June 2020
As part of a joint project with The Children’s University of Newcastle, Lake Mac Libraries is collecting children's memories of the COVID-19 lockdown.
Published on 10 June 2020
Lake Mac locals are diving back into books, with almost 21,500 items borrowed from Council libraries in the week after reopening from COVID-19 shutdowns.
Published on 30 April 2020
Our Community History team are compiling a list of school photos of schools (past and present) in our city and we need your help!
Published on 24 March 2020
Ever wanted to trace your family tree? Our Community History team have put together a series of helpful guides to get you started.
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We remember and respect the Ancestors who cared for and nurtured this Country. It is in their footsteps that we travel these lands and waters. Lake Macquarie City Council acknowledges the Awabakal people and Elders past, present and future.