UPCOMING EVENTS

Regular Guild meetings are held at 7:30pm at the Hughes Community Centre, Wisdom Street, Hughes on the second Thursday of every alternate month: February, April, June, August, October, December.

Meeting outlines for 2021:

 February 11, 2021

BIND CHALLENGE 2021 announced.

Activity

In the Conservation Lab

Talk by Freya Merrell, Senior Conservator at the NLA, with a brief overview of book conservation at the National Library of Australia. She will share an insight into the world of conservation, sharing some of the magnificent bound volumes of the Nation’s collection, and how they are treated to ensure their survival and accessibility for future generations.

 

April 8, 2021

Activity – TBA

June 10, 2021

Activity – TBA

August 12, 2021

AGM: please make sure your membership is current and come along and discuss the achievements of your Guild and what’s in store in the year ahead.

Activity – TBA

Guild 21 – please bring along your books for the members exhibition.

October 14, 2021

Activity – TBA

December 9, 2021

Bind Challenge 2021 – TBA

Bind Challenge, pop up exhibition and talks by binders.

Who will receive the gift for participating in the 2021 challenge ? Enjoy light refreshments while members speak about the design, materials, binding style and the making of their entry in the ‘pop up’ exhibition.

WORKSHOPS & OTHER LEARNING OPPORTUNITIES

Check out our dedicated Workshops page.

CURRENT / UPCOMING EXHIBITIONS

GUILD 2020 exhibition of members work is not on display this year due to COVID 19 restrictions.