Upcoming Events

Read! Fest 2017

9 June 2017. Please see event guide for specific event dates for programmes Venue: National Library Building and Public Libraries

NLB’s annual celebration of the joy of reading returns! Read! Fest 2017 invites you to spice up your reading diet through an array of programmes, conducted in the four languages across the public libraries. Be exposed to works by Singapore authors, fresh perspectives on familiar and new stories, and opportunities to create works that everyone […]

In the Director’s Seat – Animation Workshop

8 April 2017 Venue: Ang Mo Kio Public Library, Tomato Room

Pick up the art of storytelling in animation with award winning animators Henry and Harry Zhuang over 2 weekends in April 2017! Learn how to adapt text to screen, and animate a storyboard that will excite and capture the viewer’s attention! In this workshop, participants will be grouped together to work on original scripts that […]

The Big Read Meet

31 May 2017 Venue: Multipurpose Room, Central Public Library, B1 of National Library Building

Join Straits Times Senior Writer Cheong Suk Wai in discussing Option B: Facing Adversity, Building Resilience and Finding Joy, an inspiring book about building resilience and moving forward after life’s inevitable setbacks. Written by best-selling authors Sheryl Sandberg (Lean In: Women, Work and the Will to Lead) and Adam Grant (Originals: Now Non-conformists Move the […]