What’s on

Look what exhibitions and programs are coming up.

Parkes Shire Council facilitates and coordinates a number of public exhibitions and cultural programs each year for the enjoyment of our community and visitors.

Parkes Library Exhibition Event Calendar

27 February to 22 March - Gavin Coote, regional artist

24 March to 6 April  - State Library of NSW travelling exhibition - "Australian Inspiration"

11 April to 4 May - Waste to Art annual competition & exhibition.
Waste to Art is a community exhibition showcasing imaginative works made from reused and recyclable waste materials. The aim is to challenge peoples' perceptions about 'rubbish' and to celebrate the reuse and recycling of waste through arts and crafts.

Entries close 1pm on Monday 10 April 2017 - Entry Form, Terms and Conditions.

The exhibition will be officially opened on Tuesday April 11 at 6pm. Please RSVP if you wish to attend for catering purposes on 6861 2309.

21 April - Loaded Dog
Henry Lawson's most popular comic story! An explosive yarn about three gold miners and their overgrown pup, Tommy. When the dog steals a stick of explosives and then runs past the fire, it ignites and leads to mayhem and chaos. Presented by Splash Theatre Company and Chris John.

5 to 11 May - Parkes Painting Group

Further information will be available closer to each event. Visit our event calendar for event details or contact the Parkes Shire Library on 02 6861 2309.