Today (Wed 15) at 10.15am for a 10.30am start we have the final movie of the holidays. We are showing Dora and The lost city of gold. Free entry. FOGL will be hosting the candy bar.
There are two weeks left of the summer holidays and the Summer Reading Bingo challenge is almost over. If you have completed the bingo sheet drop it into the library and pick up the extra reading sheet to earn extra tickets in the prize draw at the presentation morning on Saturday 1 February at 10am.
Don’t forget those participating in the 1,000 books before school program that all completed forms need to be returned to the library by 5pm Friday 31 January to ensure that you receive your certificates at the presentation morning on Saturday 8 February at 10am.
The library is looking to expand the Casual Library Assistant (On Call) list. Position description is available upon request. Applications close at 5.00pm Friday 31st January 2020. Further information can be found on the library website or Facebook page.
A number of new magazine titles received this week and they include Australian Geographic, Australian Photography, Australian house & garden, Real living, Taste, Australian Women’s weekly Food, On the road, Country Style, Science Illustrated, Traces, Instyle, Australian home beautiful, Choice Computer and Wartime.
Some more kids’ books are available this week and they include Star Wars: beware the Sith; The secret life of droids; Mysteries of the Jedi, The glimme by Emily Rodda, A banana is a banana by Justine Clarke, Pea + Nut by Matt Stanton, Roly Poly by Mem Fox, Twelve unicorns of Christmas by Timothy Knapman, Pages & Co: Tilly and the lost fairy tales by Anna James and Why I love School.
There are new fiction titles available this week and they include I confess by Alex Barclay, The stranger inside by Lisa Unger, The chain by Adrian McKinty, Agent running in the field by John Le Carre, The long call by Ann Cleeves, Cold storage by David Koepp, Doctor Seep by Stephen King, The family gift by Cathy Kelly, The diamond hunter by Fiona McIntosh and The andromedia evolution by Daniel H Wilson.
Some great new Large print titles are now available and include After Ana by Lisa Scottoline, Every note played by Lisa Genova, Body on Baker Street by Vicki Delany, Every breath you take by Mary Higgins Clark, The English wife by Lauren Willig, Long road to mercy by David Baldacci, accidentally yours by Susan Mallery, Ambush by James Patterson, Little Lord Fauntleroy by Frances Hodgson Burnett and Holy ghost by John Sandford.
Lots of new nonfiction titles are now available and include Taste: Light; Slow cook; Easy Italian; 20 minutes; Weeknights; Asian; Chicken; Gluten free and Summertime, Veg by Jamie Oliver, Last Christmas by Greg wise, Beneath the surface by Libby Trickett, Life as we know it by Michelle Payne, Dale Vine’s outdoor reno guide, Mount Panorama by John Smailes, The beautiful ones by Prince, Tea and scotch with Bradman by Roland Perry, The Sydney Hobart yacht race by Rob Mundle, Perspective by Ellyse Perry and Astronomy 2020 by Ken Wallace.
Upcoming events to keep in mind are:
Wednesday 15 Jan 10.15am for a 10.30am start. Movie – Dora and The lost city of gold. Free entry. Bookings preferred. FOGL will be hosting the candy bar.
Thursday 30 Jan 5pm. Summer Reading Bingo Challenge closes. All entry forms must be submitted to the library by 5pm.
Friday 31 Jan 5pm. 1,000 Books before school program closes for first quarter presentation day. All completed forms must be submitted to the library by 5pm.
Saturday 1 Feb 10am Summer Reading Bingo Challenge Presentation
Saturday 8 Feb 10am 1,000 Books before school program Quarterly Presentation