Teen Programs and Events

 2017 Short Story Competition

Congratulations to all our entries. 

Click here to view the list of winners

Age range: Junior (5-8 years); Child (9-12 years); Youth (13-17 years); or Adult (18+ years)

The Competition prizes are as follows: 

a. First place in each division - one Apple iPad
b. Second place in each division – Apple iPad Mini 
c. Commended place in each division – Book prize 

Winning entries are available online. 

HSC Resources


Studiosity (formery Your Tutor) is a free online tutoring service that allows students to obtain homework help from trained professionals each weekday from 3 pm to 10 pm Sunday to Friday during school term. Topics covered include English, Maths, Science, Business and Commerce, Study skills and Assignment Help.

Personal Interest Projects

Central Coast Libraries have a selection of projects that have been considered 'best practice' for you to look at. These items must be read in the Library and cannot be copied in any way. The projects are kept behind the counter so please ​see library staff if you wish to view them.

Legal Studies

Check out find legal answers - a State Library initiative with great info.


Check out drug info at your library- a State Library initiative with great info

To make it easier for HSC students and their teachers to find information and resources relevant to their study, we have created some handy short cuts in our catalogue for:

HSC Discovery Prescribed Texts

HSC Discovery Related Texts

Senior Geography Projects

Every year high school students undertake Senior Geography Projects (SGP) on their local area.

To help students, we have created a Senior Geography Projects Fact Sheet, which is full of useful information on researching and completing the project. 

Homework help

Either come into your nearest Branch (with your assignment question) or look at our Research and Study resources that are available 24/7.

Young Adult Bookclubs 

Erina Library - Tangents Young Adult Book Club: From 4pm every second Thursday of the month, for young people aged 12 to 17 years. 

For more information about any of these programs, contact your nearest Library Branch 

Kings of War

"The proof of battle is action.... No time for speeches now, it's time to fight!" - Homer, The Iliad

Kings of War is a tabletop war game where two groups of teams compete against each other with armies of miniatures or take control of heroes on perilous adventures, in a fun and social environment.

Whether just to watch, or join in come along to our monthly sessions at Lake Haven and Tuggerah Libraries.

Sessions are held every four weeks on a Saturday and start at 10am.

Please contact Lake Haven Library on 4350 1570 or Tuggerah Library on 4350 1560 for further information.

Make sure you check our school holiday events for additional sessions.