LIBRARY LINES for week beginning 9 August 2021

Preschool Storytime is on TODAY

Preschool Storytime is on today Wednesday 11 August at 10.30am. Everyone is welcome to attend.

Reminder that both Junior Book Club and PJ Storytime have moved to next week.

Have you entered the Reading Olympics?

The Reading Olympics is a reading competition open to all ages. Prizes will be awarded for different age categories. Registrations have opened via, and the reading competition commenced on Friday 23 July which is the day of the Olympics opening ceremony in Tokyo. The competition will end on Monday 6 September which is the day of the Paralympics closing ceremony.

All reading options will be available. This means you can read books from the public library, school library, BorrowBox, indyreads, Story Box Library or your own home.

You have to be in it to win.

Free author talks continue in August

Thursday 19 August at 6.30pm Larissa Behrendt will be in conversation with Kiesha Mealey-Haroa from City of Parramatta Libraries. This event will be delivered with the support of NSW Public Libraries Association.

Reminder that you need to prebook via Eventbrite for both sessions.

New eResources are now available

Thanks to the State Library of NSW we have new eResources available for you to use free of charge. This includes sites such as Gale Health and Wellness Resource. This authoritative source for health information is updated daily and can be located at

Book Delivery Service

Are you aware that the library provides a delivery service to those who are physically unable to visit the library? If you live within the town limits and would love some reading materials on a regular basis delivered to you then please contact the library.

Library catalogue access

Reminder to everyone that you have 24/7 access to the library catalogue. Not only can you search for an item, but you can log into your account and renew your items. Access is via the library website Your User ID is your member number on your card B0….. and your password is your date of birth ddmmyy.

Story Box Library available 24/7

Story Box Library is a great streaming service for kids. This is an Australian product created for children to view stories by local authors and illustrators, being read aloud by fantastic, predominantly Australian and New Zealand, storytellers. Free access using your library card number. No password required. More information is available on the library website at

Upcoming events


Wed 11 Preschool Storytime at 10.30am

Wed 18 Junior Book Club at 5pm

Thurs 19 Free author talk: Larissa Behrendt at 6.30pm

Thurs 19 PJ Storytime at 7pm

Fri 20 Book Week commences

Wed 25 Preschool Storytime at 10.30am. This is a Book Week event. Come dressed as your favourite book character.

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