LIBRARY LINES for week beginning 30 September 2019

Are you looking for an activity or two for the kids these holidays? The library have a few activities on starting with today Wednesday 2 October at 10am for a 10.15am start Aladdin will be showing in the cinema. Free of charge and FOGL will be hosting the candy bar for all of your needs.

Tomorrow Thursday 3 October at 11am we will be building cars and seeing how fast they can go. Limited places for kids aged 5 and over. Bookings required.

More activities are on next week. Further dates and times are listed below or on the library Facebook page and website.

The last day of the holidays we will be running a movie marathon. A great family series, Back to the future. Times are listed below. Seat bookings are open now.

Look out in October I will be launching a new reading program for kids aged 0 to 5. The program encourages early-childhood literacy and introduces young children to the world of reading. You can register your child at any time during the year with certificate presentations four times a year to mark each target reached. The program completes for each child the week before they start kindergarten at big school.

A few new magazine titles received this week and they include 4×4 Australia, Real Living and Tech Life.

So many new kids’ titles are now available for the holidays and they include Sky by Ondine Sherman, I love you, Daddy Pig!, When the moon is a smile by Teena Raffa-Mulligan, Help! I smell a monster by Justin Davies, The secret life of pets 2: don’t laugh, The trapdoor mysteries: the lost treasure by Abie Longstaff, Detention by Tristan Bancks, Special forces cadets: missing by Chris Ryan, Music and malice in hurricane town by Alex Bell, Spin the daw by Elizabeth Lim, Dog man and cat kid by Dav Pilkey, Peppa’s fairy tale, Hugless Douglas by David Melling, Baby bedtime by Mem Fox, The dark artifices: Lord of shadows; Queen of Air and darkness by Cassandra Clare, A monster calls by Patrick Ness, The Librarian of Auschwitz by Antonio Iturbe, Ship breaker by Paolo Bacigalupi and Knight in Training: To the rescue by Vivian French.  

A few new fiction titles are now ready for loan and they include 13 Minute murder by James Patterson, Courtney’s war by Wilbur Smith, The greatest gift by Rachael Johns, After the end by Clare Mackintosh, The new girl by Daniel Silva, Undara by Annie Seaton, knife by Jo Nesbo and A beggar’s kingdom by Paullina Simons.

Upcoming events to keep in mind are:

            Wednesday 2 Oct Movie – Aladdin. Free Doors open 10am for a 10.15am start. FOGL will be hosting the candy bar. Bookings can be made for your seats.

            Thursday 3 Oct Steam Activity – Cars. For kids aged 5 and over. Bookings required. 11am – 12 midday.

            Wednesday 9 Oct Steam Activity – Planes. For kids aged 5 and over. Bookings required. 11am – 12 midday.

            Friday 11 Oct Steam Activity – Planes. For kids aged 5 and over. Bookings required. 11am – 12 midday.

            Friday 11 Oct Steam Activity – Cars. For kids aged 5 and over. Bookings required. 3 – 4pm

            Sunday 13 Oct Movie Marathon – Back to the future. Free Doors open for part 1 at 10.45am for a 11am start, part 2 at 1.45pm for a 2pm start and part 3 – 4.15pm for a 4.30pm start. Final movie will finish by 6.30pm. FOGL will be hosting the candy bar. Bookings can be made for your seats.

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LIBRARY LINES for week beginning 23 September 2019

The school holidays start this weekend and the library have a few activities on for the kids. Wednesday 2 October at 10am for a 10.15am start Aladdin will be showing in the cinema. Free of charge and FOGL will be hosting the candy bar for all of your needs.

Thursday 3 October at 11am we will be building cars and seeing how fast they can go. Limited places for kids aged 5 and over. Bookings required.

Further dates and times are listed below or on the library Facebook page and website.

The last day of the holidays we will be running a movie marathon. A great family series, Back to the future. Times are listed below. Seat bookings are open now.

A few new magazine titles received this week and they include Quilters companion, Taste, Australian traveller, Australian woodsmith, Better homes & garden, Australian house & garden, Gardening Australia and Instyle.

Lots of new kids titles this week and they include Nullaboo hullabaloo by Fleur Ferris, Cinders and sparks magic at midnight by Lindsey Kelk, Little bird flies by Karen McCombie, The fifty per cent princess & other goodnight reads by Teena Raffa Mulligan, Jinxed! The curious curse of Cora Bella by Rebecca McRitchie, All we could have been by T E Carter, Strange Alchemy by Gwenda Bond, Birthday by Meredith Russo, The paper & hearts society by Lucy Powrie, When the ground is hard by Malla Nunn, The hand, the eye & the heart by Zoe Marriott, Hearts made for breaking by Jen Klein, The wicked king by Holly Black, Sophia Princess among beasts by James Patterson, Peppa goes to London, Claris the chicest mouse in Paris by Megan Hess, Don’t spew in your spacesuit by Tim Miller, Excuse me! By Dave Hughes, Hugless Douglas and the great cake bake by David Melling and Captain Sparklebeard by Timothy Knapman.

A few new large print titles are now ready for loan and they include You cant catch me by Lawrence Lariar, hag them slowly by William W Johnstone, The wolf and the man by Max Brand, Peril on the Oregon trail by Billy Hall, Hard ride to glory by Harry Jay thorn, The free traders by Victor Rousseau, Once you stop, you’re dead by Eaton K Goldthwaite, Far from home by Jean Robinson and Cooking up a storm by Judy Jarvie.

The latest DVD titles are now available, and they include The Tudors seasons 1 -4, My little pony: friendship is magic what lies beneath, The Good place seasons 1-3, House of cards seasons 1-6 and Darkest hour.

Upcoming events to keep in mind are:

            Wednesday 2 Oct Movie – Aladdin. Free Doors open 10am for a 10.15am start. FOGL will be hosting the candy bar. Bookings can be made for your seats.

            Thursday 3 Oct Steam Activity – Cars. For kids aged 5 and over. Bookings required. 11am – 12 midday.

            Wednesday 9 Oct Steam Activity – Planes. For kids aged 5 and over. Bookings required. 11am – 12 midday.

            Friday 11 Oct Steam Activity – Planes. For kids aged 5 and over. Bookings required. 11am – 12 midday.

            Friday 11 Oct Steam Activity – Cars. For kids aged 5 and over. Bookings required. 3 – 4pm

            Sunday 13 Oct Movie Marathon – Back to the future. Free Doors open for part 1 at 10.45am for a 11am start, part 2 at 1.45pm for a 2pm start and part 3 – 4.15pm for a 4.30pm start. Final movie will finish by 6.30pm. FOGL will be hosting the candy bar. Bookings can be made for your seats.

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LIBRARY LINES for week beginning 16 September 2019

Movie night is this Saturday 21 September at 8pm. Book your seat and warm up your vocal cords for Rocketman. FOGL will be hosting the candy bar.

FOGL monthly meeting will be held on Tuesday 24 September at 6.45pm for a 7pm start. Everyone is welcome to attend.

Are you organised yet? The school holidays are about to kick off. Wednesday 2 October at 10am for a 10.15am start Aladdin will be showing in the cinema. Free of charge and FOGL will be hosting the candy bar for all of your needs.

Thursday 3 October at 11am we will be building cars and seeing how fast they can go. Limited places for kids aged 5 and over. Bookings required.

Check out our Facebook page or website for further activities and times.

A few new magazine titles received this week and they include Country style, On the road, National Geographic kids, Australian Home beautiful, Choice and Choice Computer.

Some great new fiction titles are available for loan this week and they include The burnt country by Joy Rhoades, Misconception by Rebecca Freeborn, The summer seaside kitchen by Jenny Colgan, Love song by Sasha Wasley, See you at the Toxeth by Peter Corris, The desert midwife by Fiona McArthur, Where the dead go by Sarah Bailey, The perfect wife by JP Delaney, Drowned lives by Stephen Booth, A grave for two by Anne Holt, The bad mothers’ book club by Keris Stainton, The inn by James Patterson, The roadhouse by Kerry McGinnis, Lost and found by Danielle Steel, My one and only by Kristan Higgins, The family upstairs by Lisa Jewell, Snake Island by Ben Hobson, Outfox by Sandra Brown and Sunset beach by Mary Kay Andrews.

Lots of new kids titles this week and they include Rules we’re meant to be broken by Natalie Williamson, Hold hands by Sara Varon, A dog’s tale by Michael Rosen, Leaf it to Dot by Randi Zuckerberg, Syd Hoff’s Danny and the dinosaur in the big city, The ugly little swan by James Riordan, The Berenstain Bears get the job done by Jan & Mike Berenstain, Not my fault by Cath Howe, Girl geeks: the hackathon and game on! by Alex Miles, The time travel diaries by Carline Lawrence, The world’s worst teachers by David Walliams, Zoe’s rescue zoo: the messy meerkat by Amelia Cobb, Stella the unstoppable and the school camp kerfuffle by Richard Newsome, The naughtiest pixie in disguise by Ailsa Wild, The race to hornswaggle rock by Ruth Quayle, The new kid: very popular me by James O’Loghlin, The seven keys by Allison Rushby, Squidge Dibley destroys the school by Mick Elliott and Buttheads from outer space by Jerry Mahoney.

Some amazing new nonfiction titles are now ready for loan and they include If you’d just let me finish by Clarkson, Am I doing this right? Life lessons from the encyclopedia Bri-Tanya by Tanya Hennessy, Dream big: heroes who dared to be bold by Sally Morgan, Confessions of a not-s-secret agent by Harry M Miller, Storytime by Jane Sullivan, Fabric buttons by Gina Earrett, How not to lose it: mental health sorted by Anna Williamson, Origami games for kids by Joel Stern, Air and space origami by John Szinger, Drawing hands & feet by Eddie Armer, The repair kit: legal guide for public housing tenants in NSW, Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young by Peter Doggett, The Kennedy heirs by J. Randy Taraborrelli and ANZAC sons: five brothers on the western front by Allison Marlow Paterson.

New large print titles are now available, and they include The Mexican by Lee Clinton, Shadow peak by Matt Cole, Quarter to midnight by Ned Oaks, The tied-down holster by Hugh Martin, The McCallum boys by CJ Sommers, The last confession of Rick O’Shea by Clyde Barker, The river men by Gerald Verner, Sherlock Holmes: A string to his bow by N. M. Scott and To die for by VJ Banis.

Upcoming events to keep in mind are:

            Saturday 21 Sep Movie – Rocketman. Free. Doors open 7.45pm for an 8pm start.

            Tuesday 24 Sep FOGL Meeting 6.45pm for a 7pm start. Everyone is welcome.

            Wednesday 2 Oct Movie – Aladdin. Free Doors open 10am for a 10.15am start.

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