Library news

Published on 17 December 2020

Two people holding 2021 letter balloons in front of themselves overing their faces

2020 operating hours

Monday 21st December - 10am - 12pm and 2pm - 4pm
Tuesday 22nd December - 10am - 12pm and 2pm - 4pm
Wednesday 23rd December - 12pm - 2pm and 4pm - 6pm
Thursday 24th December - closed

The library is closed Thursday 24th December and reopens on Monday 4th January.

2021 Operating hours

Monday - 10am - 6pm
Tuesday - 10am - 6pm
Wednesday - 10am - 6pm
Thursday - 10am - 6pm
Friday - 10am - 5pm
Saturday - 10am - 1pm

Archives by appointment only. Please contact the library with Archives enquiries or submit an online enquiry form

January programs

Baby Bounce - 10.30am

It's never too early to instill a love of reading, so join us for stories, songs and rhymes.
This lapsit program is for children under 18 months and their carers.
Bookings are essential and numbers are limited.

Reserve a spot for you and baby through Facebook events

Bookings for Tuesday 12th January bit.ly/babybounce12
Bookings for Tuesday 19th January coming soon

Older woman reading picture book to a toddler who is sitting on her lap

 

Tech Bytes - 10.30am

Bookings are essential and numbers are limited.

Thursday 14th January

Have you missed out on online events because you're unsure how to use the technology and programs?
We'll share some tips on joining online events and using programs such as Zoom and Microsoft Teams.
There will be time for open discussion and questions at the end to help you with your technology skills.

Reserve your spot for Thursday 14th January through Facebook events bit.ly/techbytes1401

Thursday 21st January

Spreadsheets for beginners
Library staff will guide you through spreadsheets, basic excel skills and a spreadsheet activity.
There will be time for open discussion and questions at the end to help you with your technology skills.

Bookings for Thursday 21st January coming soon

Thursday 28th January

Topic TBC
There will be time for open discussion and questions at the end to help you with your technology skills.

Photograph of a laptop, Ipad and headphones on a table taken from a distance

 

Rhyme Time - 10.30am

Rhyme Time is a fun interactive opportunity to share books, nursery rhymes, finger play and dancing. To finish there is a simple activity for the little ones or you can collect a take-home pack.
Rhyme time is for children between 18 months to 4 years and their carers. Bookings are essential and can be made through Facebook events, numbers are limited.

Reserve your individual spots for adults and children for Friday 15th January bit.ly/rhymetime15

Bookings comings soon for Friday 22nd January and Friday 29th January
 

Photograph of a child colouring in taken from above

 

Twilight Story and STEM

Wednesday 20th January, 5.30pm - 6.30pm

Bring the family to an evening storytime program where we tell an old favourite and present a design challenge for participants!
Can you can build a strong house for a little pig?
Bookings are essential and numbers are limited, reserve spots through Facebook events bit.ly/storystem20

Photograph of display with example little pig houses made of straws, paddle pop sticks and sticks

COVID-19 and library programs

Bookings are essential and numbers are limited.
The library strongly encourages physical distancing, use of hand sanitiser and staying home if you are unwell.
It is a requirement to provide your contact details upon entering the library using the COVID-safe check in via QR code or speak to staff if you require assistance.

Contact staff if you require assistance with bookings.