Multicultural programs & events

Multicultural programs & events
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Our library and knowledge centres offer a number of multicultural programs and events for all to attend. Multicultural programs & events Our library and knowledge centres offer a number of multicultural programs and events for all to attend. Cultural Services; Multicultural Programs; Events; Library Services
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Citizenship Classes

Join us at Bankstown Library and Knowledge Centre for our free face-to-face four-week course on preparing for the Citizenship test. Classes will run from 10am to 1pm on Tuesdays 2, 9, 16 and 23 February. Bookings are essential, please call us on 9707 5533.

My Aged Care--Free Education Program in Your Language

We invite the members of our different community language groups to our FREE classes on using the My Aged Care Online  website.

All the classes will take place at Bankstown Library and Knowledge Centre, 80 Rickard Road in Bankstown. Bookings are essential, please call 9707 9708 to reserve your place. More languages are being added all the time, please check back for updates or follow our Facebook page for announcements.

This free program is held in partnership with NSW Health – South West Sydney.

​Language​Dates
​Hindi   FULL

​Wednesday 12 and Wednesday 19 May

Thursday 13 and Thursday 20 May

​Arabic  Spots available​June--dates to be confirmed
​Mandarin Spots available​June--dates to be confirmed

Tech Classes in Vietnamese

Book a spot at the libraries' FREE Tech-Help Classes in Vietnamese and master your iPhone, tablet and other technology.

A Vietnamese-speaking Tech-Help professional will demonstrate library apps, help you with your favourite apps and answer technology and internet questions. 

Sessions can be tailored to your needs. Bookings are essential--call the library on  9707 9708 to make your booking.

The classes will be held on Fridays from 1-2.30pm at Bankstown Library, until 25 June 2021.

Chinese Reading Group - not currently available due to COVID restrictions

Create Art from Everyday Rubbish!  

​If you lov​​e to draw, try upcycling everyday rubbish and turn it into incredible art in this activity for everyone to enjoy.

In this video, local library patron and art lover Kristine Xian will shows how you can bring more colour into your home in less than 3 minutes.

Try transforming common materials, such as all those empty toilet paper rolls, into lovely art today!