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Hours

Monday: 9am-8pm
Tuesday: 9am-8pm
Wednesday: 9am-8pm
Thursday: 9am-8pm
Friday: 9am-8pm
Saturday: 10am-4pm
Sunday: 10am-4pm
Closed on public holidays

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Contact

Phone
02 9391 7100

Email
library@woollahra.nsw.gov.au

Address

Woollahra Library
Level 1, 451 New South Head Road
Double Bay NSW 2028

Hours

Monday: 9:30am-6pm
Tuesday: 9:30am-6pm
Wednesday: 12pm-8pm
Thursday: 9:30am-6pm
Friday: 9:30am-6pm
Saturday: 10am-4pm
Sunday: 10am-4pm* 
Closed on public holidays

*Please note Paddington Library will be opening on Sundays on a trial basis commencing 20 January 2019 and finishing at the end of December 2019.

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Contact

Phone
02 9391 7988

Email
library@woollahra.nsw.gov.au

Address

Paddington Library
Paddington Town Hall
247 Oxford Street,
Paddington NSW 2021

Hours

Monday: 2pm-5pm
Tuesday: 9:30am-5pm
Wednesday: 12pm-7pm
Thursday: 9:30am-5pm
Friday: 2pm-5pm
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed
Closed on public holidays

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Contact

Phone
02 9391 7999

Email
library@woollahra.nsw.gov.au

Address

Watsons Bay Library
The Tea Gardens
8 Marine Parade
Watsons Bay NSW 2030

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Tech Connect - Express

Book a free 20 minute one-on-one computer assistance session with Woollahra Libraries volunteers.

You may bring in your own devices or use the library computers depending on what you would like to learn.

To guide us and to help you get the most out of these sessions, please come prepared with either specific questions you would like to ask, or an idea of what you would like to learn about (e.g. email, ebay, downloading an eBook).

Visit the links above to find a session and book in.

Tech Bites

A series of monthly workshops, with a different topic each month, designed to meet the technology learning needs of the local community.

  • Woollahra Library at Double Bay - Friday 11:00am-12:00pm (once a month)
  • Paddington Library - Friday 1:00pm-2:00pm (once a month)

Tech at Ascham

Tech at Ascham (previously know as 'Easy PC') is a free, weekly digital technology training program which runs for 5-7 weeks, offering personalised learning for people aged 55+.

The next course runs in Term 1. We ask participants to commit to all sessions to take full advantage of the program and to minimise disruption to students.

Parking is available at Edgecliff Centre, 287-295 New South Head Rd. There is no parking onsite.

Tuition is provided on a one-on-one basis by high school students under teacher supervision. The program offers participants an introduction to computer skills or digital skills development. Schools offer use of computers, or you can bring your own device (such as; laptops, tablets, phones).

Please note you must be a resident of the Woollahra Local Government Area to participate in the Tech at Ascham program and preference is given to first-time attendees.

Easy PC - Ascham School

Topics include

  • Introduction to computer skills (Windows 7, Windows XP, Office for Mac)
  • Creating and managing an email account
  • Google searches and tools
  • Online databases and finding services for Seniors
  • Social media (limited)
  • Uploading photos from your camera to the computer
  • Applications (for iPads)

What others say about Tech at Ascham

The girls were very helpful with all my devices. Thanks so much for the thoughtful event that council has arranged for senior citizens.

Upcoming events

  • Tech Bites: Travelling with Technology

    Are you planning a holiday over Summer? Led by a Technology Educator, learn how to best utilise and protect your technology whilst travelling.

    Saturday 14 December 2019, 11:00am-12:00pm ()

    Woollahra Library, 451 New South Head Road, Double Bay

  • Tech Bites: Travelling with Technology

    Are you planning a holiday over Summer? Led by a Technology Educator, learn how to best utilise and protect your technology whilst travelling.

    Saturday 14 December 2019, 2:00pm-3:00pm ()

    Paddington Library, 247 Oxford Street, Paddington

  • Selling Items Online

    Join us to learn how to use online platforms and mobile apps to free up space and find a new home for items that are too good to throw away.

    Saturday 18 January 2020, 11:00am-12:00pm ()

    Woollahra Library, 451 New South Head Road, Double Bay

  • Selling Items Online

    Join us to learn how to use online platforms and mobile apps to free up space and find a new home for items that are too good to throw away.

    Saturday 18 January 2020, 2:00pm-3:00pm ()

    Paddington Library, 247 Oxford Street, Paddington

  • 3d printer tech bites

    Learn about the 3D printing process and get ready for your first 3D print.

    Thursday 23 January 2020, 6:30pm-8:00pm ()

    Woollahra Library, 451 New South Head Road, Double Bay

  • Tech at Ascham - 6 week course

    A free 6 week course for people aged 55+ years with one-on-one tuition offered by high school students to help build up your skills and confidence in a relaxed, informal and supportive environment.

    Monday 10 February 2020, 3:45pm-5:00pm ()

    Ascham School, 188 New South Head Road, Edgecliff

Enquiries

For more information, please contact:

Woollahra Libraries
Telephone: 9391 7100
Email: library@woollahra.nsw.gov.au