Activities and programs

All Adelaide City Library centres are open.

You can refer to this webpage for the latest update regarding our response to the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) situation.

Your guide to what’s happening in the three Adelaide City Libraries

Located in Rundle Mall, Hutt Street and North Adelaide, our libraries host a wide variety of free events, activities and programs for all ages and abilities throughout the year.

Our calendar of events below shows the latest offerings. Some, like our Lego Club, Reading Groups, Digital Hub and program activities are ongoing, while others such as workshops and art exhibitions change regularly, so it pays to keep checking. 

If you have a great idea for a program or partnership, speak to us about sharing your passions with others.

Events for April 20, 2021 to July 20, 2021

Feb 2, 2021 - Apr 27, 2021

Working with Adelaide’s Past

City Library

Mar 26, 2021 - Apr 22, 2021

Exhibition: Pysanka Easter Eggs

City Library

Apr 6, 2021 - Apr 23, 2021

Expressions of Interests for SALA Festival 2021: Exhibit at Hutt Street and North Adelaide Library

Adelaide City Libraries

Apr 9, 2021 - Jun 11, 2021

Musical Theatre at City Library

City Library

Apr 22, 2021

Travel the World with Kids’ Music

City Library

Apr 23, 2021

Music in the Library - Ryan Martin John

City Library

Apr 28, 2021 - Nov 24, 2021

Writers SA Think Tank

City Library

Apr 28, 2021

SALA City of Adelaide Incubator Award talk

City Library

Apr 28, 2021 - Jun 30, 2021

Memory Museum Interviews

City Library

Apr 30, 2021 - May 2, 2021

Sydney Writers Festival Livestream

City Library

May 1, 2021 - Jun 4, 2021

Poetry Workshops and Performance at City Library

City Library

May 1, 2021 - Jun 28, 2021

Exhibition: Modernist Adelaide: 1940s-1970s

City Library

May 5, 2021

Where are the jobs? Sectors where jobs exist for younger job seekers

City Library

May 7, 2021

On the Record: Stories of Crime from State Records and National Archives

City Library

May 19, 2021

Disability in the Frame — National Portrait Gallery Livestream

City Library

May 19, 2021

Modernist Adelaide: Hip + Happening Architecture of the 1940s–1970s

City Library

May 26, 2021

Finding Your Family: How to Search at State Records

City Library

Jun 9, 2021

Workshop: Top 10 ways you can help yourself into employment

City Library

Jan 11, 2021 - Dec 17, 2021

Innovation Lab: Explore 3D Printing

City Library

Jan 12, 2021 - Dec 17, 2021

Digital Hub One on One tutoring

Adelaide City Libraries

Jan 16, 2021 - Dec 20, 2021

Media Lab One-on-Ones

City Library