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Penshurst Branch Library new opening hours

Posted 11 December 2013 by (Hurstville News)

Penshurst Branch Library is now permanently open between 1.00pm and 2.00pm from Monday to Friday to provide library patrons with uninterrupted use of the branch facilities and services.

Mayor of Hurstville, Cr Jack Jacovou said this change means the library is now fully operational on a week day basis.

“On average, 200 to 300 patrons visit Penshurst Branch Library each day, and this change to the operating hours will give community members more flexibility when they choose to visit the library ” he said.

“There are many great resources on offer for patrons to engage with whilst at the library including a technology hub which boasts computers, printers, photocopiers and free wi-fi.

“Other activities include monthly book chat group, author talks, school holiday programs, and special events specifically designed for seniors, children and families.

“You can also check out the eLibrary at , where you can download a range of material including eBooks, eMagazines and audio books.

“The library will also continue to open on Sunday from 2.00pm-5.00pm as part of an ongoing trial in place until 30 June 2014.”

Penshurst Branch Library opening hours:

Monday – Tuesday: 9.30am to 6.00pm
Wednesday: 9.30am to 9.00pm
Thursday – Friday: 9.30am to 6.00pm
Saturday: 9.30am to 4.00pm
Sunday: 2.00pm to 5.00pm

For more information about the Penshurst Branch opening hours, contact the library on 9330 6422 or visit


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