Special Events

Tuesday 16 - Friday 26 April

Music Madness School Holiday Program

Mid-Western Regional Council Library aims to offer free and fun activities for children of various age groups during the school holidays. Bookings essential, each session limited to 12 participants.

For session details and to book a place, please visit:

Download our A4 flyer (PDF 328Kb) for more event information.


Friday 3 - Sunday 5 May

Sydney Writers' Festival: Live & Local

The Mudgee Readers' Festival and Mid-Western Regional Council Libraries presents the Sydney Writers' Festival - beamed in Live & Local to the Town Hall Theatre. Enjoy interviews and discussions with international speakers live on the big screen.

Entry is by gold coin donation with proceeds going to the Mudgee Readers' Festival's 2019 program. 

Wednesdays, 15 May - 19 Jun, 10am-12pm

Tech Savvy Seniors

Free technology sessions at Mudgee Library:

Wed 15 May - Introduction to cyber safety

Wed 22 May - Introduction to email - part 1

Wed 29 May - Introduction to email - part 2

Wed 5 Jun - Introduction to social media - part 1

Wed 12 Jun - Introduction to social media - part 2

Wed 19 Jun - Sharing photos and other attachments online

Bookings essential - Ph: 6378 2740 | Email:

Wednesday 22 May, 10:45am

National Simultaneous Storytime (NSS)

NSS is held annually by the Australian Library and Information Association (ALIA). Every year a picture book, written and illustrated by an Australian author and illustrator, is read simultaneously in libraries, schools, pre-schools, childcare centres, family homes, bookshops and many other places around the country. We would love for you to join us at Mudgee Town Hall Theatre to share Alpacas with Maracas written and illustrated by Matt Cosgrove. Please arrive at 10:45am for a 11am start. RSVP at:

Thursday 15 - Sunday 18 August

Mudgee Readers' Festival

The Mid-Western Regional Council Library is proud to partner with the Mudgee Readers' Festival from 15-18 August. We are the festival hub: your place to get information, tickets and books over the festival weekend. We also host sessions in our colourful kid's section as part of the Mudgee Young Readers' Festival. 

Thursday 19 September, 10am

Australian Reading Hour (ARH)

ARH is an important annual campaign encouraging Australians of all ages to read for one hour. Watch this space for details on our 2019 storytelling extravaganza! 

Regular Events

February - November, 10:15am

Monday History Talks

Are you interested in the history of Mudgee and surrounding regions? Perhaps you have been working on gathering information on your family history? Our Monday History Talks are held on the first Monday of the month and include guest speakers or sharing sessions, both allowing participants to ask questions and discuss all aspects of local and family history.

First Tuesday of the month, 3:45pm

Book Bouncers: Teen Book Club

Bounce around books and ideas with other readers each month - all teens keen to talk books are welcome! Held in the Mudgee Library Youth Room on Level 3.

Third Tuesday of the month, 3:45pm

The Write Stuff: Teen Writing Group

All teens looking to write, share ideas and develop their craft in a supportive environment are welcome to attend this monthly session.


Book Sale

During the first two weeks of every season, the library holds a book sale. We always have a generous selection of adult fiction, large print, non-fiction, young adult and children's titles, as well as DVDs and magazines, to choose from. As many items as you can carry for only $2! Be sure to keep checking back as stock is continuously refreshed.