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Seniors Music Festival at your Library

Seniors Festival 2024 is fast approaching!

On Record: Celebrating Our Seniors

Kicking off the festivities On Record features live music, a free BBQ, and entertainment extending throughout the library. Seniors from across the region will showcase their incredible talents. On Record provides a platform for local community groups and organisations, including Midday Rotary to connect with and support seniors with information sessions, activities, and membership drives.

o Wednesday 13th of March

o 11:00am to 1:30pm

o Grafton Library

Also happening this Seniors Festival

Forget Me Nots performance

The Forget Me Not Choir has been established through the Clarence Valley Conservatorium to provide support for members of our community dealing with dementia, memory impairment, Parkinson’s disease and other age related medical conditions. The choir is dedicated to reducing social isolation and improving quality of life by providing relaxed, stimulating and fun-filled opportunities to sing age-appropriate music. It will also provide an opportunity for carers to make connections, develop relationships and provide support for each other

o Tuesday 19th March

o 10:00am to 11:00am

Tech Help

These sessions aim to empower seniors with the skills and confidence to navigate the digital world, ensuring they stay connected in today’s technology-driven society.

o Grafton Library: Tuesday and Thursdays at 10:30am to 12:30am

o Yamba Library: Monday’s at 2:00pm to 4:00pm

o Maclean Library: Monday’s at 10:00am to 12:00pm

o Iluka Library: Thursdays at 10:00am to 12:00pm

o For more information and booking enquiries please visit our website or phone your local library.

Clarence Regional Library is thrilled to announce its participation in the upcoming Seniors Festival 2024,embracing the theme of ‘Reach Beyond.’ As advocates for lifelong learning and community engagement, Clarence Regional Library is dedicated to providing enriching experiences for seniors, encouraging them to explore new horizons and connect with their community in meaningful ways.

Clarence Regional Library welcomes seniors from all walks of life to join us in celebrating Seniors Festival 2024, as we embrace the theme of ‘Reach Beyond’ and embark on a journey of discovery, connection, and community.

For more information, please contact Darcie Smith at darcie.smith@clarence.nsw.gov.au