If you know of anyone aged 65 and over who would like to learn how to use a computer, online banking, online shopping, sharing photos, etc please let them know that we are running free classes. Bookings are required but they are free.
The Library upgraded the computers last year and have two of the previous desktops available for purchase. They include hard drive, monitor and Windows 10. If you are interested in purchasing one please speak to Josh in the Internet Centre.
Aqua Life Explorers will be held on Monday 15 April for kids aged 3 to 6 years old. Kids will be $5 each and adults $2 each. Bookings via the Library as space is limited.
Lots of new DVD titles to choose from and they include Howard Lovelace and the kingdom of madness, Black Panther, Jungle, Doctor Doctor series 2, Kung Fu Panda 2, Apollo 13, When calls the heart: rules of engagement, Ladies in Black, Hey Arnold! The jungle movie, Chance at romance, Love by the book, Poldark series 4, The highway rat, All Aussie Adventures series 1 & 2 and Tea with the Dames.
Just a few new fiction titles available this week and they include Casting off by Elizabet Jane Howard, The soldiers curse and The mourned by Meg and Tom Keneally.
The latest kids’ books this week include And I darken by Kiersten White, Passenger by Alexandra Bracken, Tales from the Shadowhunter academy by Cassandra Clare, Bzrk apocalypse by Michael Grant, Monster chef by Nick Bland, All the way to WA by Roland Harvey, Black by Ted Dekker, edge of eternity by Randy Alcorn, Zero repeat forever by GS Prendergast, Me and Earl and the dying girl by Jesse Andrews, Grandma dangerous and the dog of destiny and Grandma dangerous and the egg of glory by Kita Mitchell, Maybe by Morris Gleitzman, The witching hours: the troll heart by Jack Henseleit and Quark’s academy by Catherine Pelosi.
A number of new large print titles are available, and they include Barely legal by Stuart Woods, The drygulch trail by Ned Oaks, The man who tamed Lone Pine by IJ Parnham, Two steps forward by Graeme Simsion, Outback treasure by Noelene Jenkinson, The necessary angel by CK Stead and The summer of secrets by Barbara Hannay.
A few new nonfiction titles are available, and they include Dune by Frank Herbert, Micro mania, Mega machines, Amazing train journeys, Wellness escapes, Speaking human by Adrienne Fergessen, Bert Hinkler by Grantlee Kieza, Bradman’s invincibles by Roland Perry, Parky’s people by Michael Parkinson and Seven deadly sins and one very naughty fruit by Mikey Robins.
Only a handful of new magazine titles this week and they include Double helix, Choice, Choice computer and Better homes and gardens.
Upcoming events to keep in mind are:
Wednesday 13 March 10.30am Preschool Storytime
Friday 15 March 10.30am Preschool Storytime
Monday 18 March 10-12 Introduction to Online Banking. Held in the Internet Centre. Bookings required.
Monday 25 March 10-12 Introduction to Android Tablets. Held in the Internet Centre. Bookings required.