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Scheduled Events

Youth Week 2022 is just around the corner, kicking off on Monday 4 April and running until Thursday 14 April 2022. Youth Week is an opportunity for youth aged 12-24 to come together and express their ideas and views, act on issues that affect their lives and create and enjoy activities and events with likeminded individuals.

Parkes Shire Council along with youth committee, Parkes Shire Youth Voices, has put together a jam-packed program for Youth Week, including a number of free workshops and events, which will run throughout the course of the week across the Parkes Shire.
Please note, these activities are for youth aged 12-24 only.

The events include:

Monday 4 April 2022
+ Youth DIY in the Marramarra Makerspace from 3.00 - 7.00pm

Tuesday 5 April 2022
+ Pizza and Pop-up Cinema in Cooke Park from 5.00pm, screening the newly released movie Free Guy
Book your free ticket here
Click here for Bus Transfer from Bogan Gate, Trundle & Tullamore
Click here for Bus Transfer from Peak Hill & Alectown

Wednesday 6 April 2022
+ Youth DIY in the Marramarra Makerspace from 3.00 - 5.30pm
+ CULT Movie Night in the Parkes Library & Cultural Centre from 6.00pm.
Contact the Library on (02) 6861 2309 to book.

Sunday 10 April 2022
+ Learn to Skate Workshop hosted by Totem Skating Collective at the Parkes Skate Park from 10.00am - 1.00pm
Book your free ticket here
Click here for Bus Transfer from Bogan Gate, Trundle & Tullamore
Click here for Bus Transfer from Peak Hill & Alectown

Monday 11 April 2022
+ BlueScope Youth Orchestra - Meet the Band at the Cooke Park Pavilion from 4.00 - 5.00pm
Book your free ticket here

+ BlueScope Youth Orchestra - Community Concert at the Cooke Park Pavilion from 6.00 - 7.00pm
Book your free ticket here

Tuesday 12 April 2022
+ Youth Library Lock-in Games Night in the Parkes Library & Cultural Centre from 5.30 - 8.00pm
Book your free ticket here

Wednesday 13 April 2022
+ Youth DIY in the Marramarra Makerspace from 3.00 - 5.30pm

Bus transport to the Pop-Up Cinema and Skate Event will be provided from Tullamore, Trundle, Bogan Gate, Peak Hill and Alectown. Please book using the links above or phone the Parkes Library & Cultural Centre on (02) 6861 2309 to reserve your seat.

All activities are open to youth aged 12-24. For more information, contact the Parkes Library & Cultural Centre on (02) 6861 2309.

Youth Week Calendar