Thank you to everyone who support the Friends of Grenfell Library street stall on Friday 6 March. The raffle winner was Marie Cotter.
Thank you to Australian Author Annie Seaton for coming to Grenfell on Monday 9 March. It was lovely to hear your story and to meet you.
A lot of fun was had at the first PJ Storytime on Thursday 12 March. We all sang songs and read stories before heading home to bed. The next PJ Storytime will be Thursday 11 June at 6.30pm.
The next Baby Bounce and Preschool Storytime are on Wednesday 25 March at 10.30am and 11am. Everyone is welcome to join us.
The next monthly Friends of Grenfell Library (FOGL) meeting is on Tuesday 24 March. Every is welcome to attend. Please contact President Jasmine Pipe on 0400 499 723 to confirm location.
Have you checked out the library website lately? There are new sections such as Readers and Writers with links to book reviews, What to read next and a Books to movie or TV shows list. Under the kids’ section you have the Premiers Reading Challenge list. The items listed on the PRC list are held here in Grenfell. Don’t forget that everyone has access to Choice online, Ancestry and Find My Past in the library.
A number of new magazine titles received this week and they are 4×4 Australia, Better Homes and Gardens, Australian Woodsmith, National Geographic kids, Choice Computer, Choice, Tech life and Backyard.
A few new kids’ books are available this week and they are Economics for Babies, Counting our Country by Jill Daniels, Fairies are Real by Holly Hatam, Goodnight Constellations by Rachel McAlister, The Beach Wombat by Susannah Chambers, There Was an Old Woman Who Lived in a Book by Jomike Tejid and Coming Home to Country by Bronwyn Bancroft.
The latest fiction titles have arrived this week and they include In Darkness Visible by Tony Jones, The Bitterroots C.J. Box, Riptides by Kirsten Alexander, Jane in Love by Rachel Givney, The Last Train to London by Meg Waite Clayton and Whatever It Takes by Andy McNab.
Some great new Large print titles are now available and include The Legend of Dutchman’s Mine by Jethro Kyle, On The Worst Day of Christmas by Tracey Walsh, A Grave Affair by Shelley Smith, A Return to the Alamo by Paul Bedford, Strangehold by Corba Sunman and Kill-Box by Lawrence Lariar.
The latest DVD titles are now available this week and they include After the Wedding, Big Little Lies Season 2, Maleficent Mistress of Evil, Paw Patrol Pup of the Pirate Treasure, Paw Patrol Sea Patrol, Paw Patrol Brave Heroes Big Rescues, 21 Bridges, Parasite, Frozen II, Team up with Thomas, Chicken Little, Sanditon, The Tree of Life, Fishermans Friend, Knives Out, Charlies Angels, Doctor Sleep, Thomas Journey Beyond Sodor The Movie and Blinded by the Light.
Upcoming events to keep in mind are:
Tuesday 24 Mar Friends of Grenfell Library Monthly meeting. 6.45pm for a 7pm start. Everyone is welcome. If you wish to attend please contact President Jasmine Pipe on 0400 499 723.
Wednesday 8 Apr Baby Bounce at 10.30am and Preschool Storytime at 11am.
Friday 10 Apr Good Friday. Library will be closed.
Saturday 11 Apr Easter Saturday. Library will be closed.
Saturday 25 Apr ANZAC Day. Library will be closed.