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SCHOOL HOLIDAYS: Storytime + Colouring Activity with Smith &Jones

Mon 17 April at 10:30 am - 11:30 am

Smith & Jones storytime + colouring activity!

SCHOOL HOLIDAYS: Smith & Jones Storytime + Colouring Activity!

Smith & Jones have teamed up with artist and animator Todd Fuller to produce a participatory filmclip for their new single, Home. The filmclip explores community ideas of home and celebrates the many different ideas people have of what makes a home. View the filmclip projected in the Gallery & Library Forecourt every night 6 April – 11 June @ 6pm.

Storytime + Colouring @ Library: 17 April 10.30 – 11.30am

To help celebrate the launch of Smith & Jones’ new single, Home, join Abby and Sophie at the library for kids storytime, music, and a colouring activity!

Colouring @ Gallery: 6 – 21 April daily

Join us in colouring your idea of home! Kids artworks will be displayed in the library windows for a kids exhibition during the school holidays. Drop in to the gallery between 10-21 April to colour!

+ LAUNCH NIGHT: Smith & Jones + Todd Fuller ‘Home’

Join Smith & Jones + Todd Fuller for a night of live music, filmclip screening, drinks & nibbles + a colouring activity @ BRAG

Thursday 6 April @ 6.30pm

FREE event, RSVP essential.


Local government area
Bathurst Region
Visual arts, Craft


The What’s On calendar covers arts and heritage events happening across the NSW Central West in the local government areas of Bathurst Region, Blayney, Cabonne, Cowra, Forbes, Lachlan, Lithgow, Mid-Western Region, Oberon, Orange, Parkes and Weddin.

Event listings are sourced or supplied from local venues and arts organisations. Many events listed here have been originally shared by the organisers on social media. Whilst all care is taken – and accuracy is our priority – we can take no responsibility for date changes or the content of contributed information. Contact the event organisers listed for more details or to book tickets.

The best way to include your event is to use our SUBMIT HERE form (under the What’s On menu at the top of each page). These listings will be manually approved by the Arts OutWest team before publication.  Please allow a couple of days for listings to be published. If you have submitted an event and want to make changes just email us at artsoutwest@csu.edu.au

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