Digital Photobooks: last spots available!
Apr26

Digital Photobooks: last spots available!

Digital Photobooks for Beginners – 6 week course   Saturday 29 April – Saturday 10 June (no class long weekend 3 June)  10 am – 12 noon @ Coolbellup Library Must have your own...

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Cockburn Murder Mystery: Robb’s Jetty Explosion 1903
Apr20

Cockburn Murder Mystery: Robb’s Jetty Explosion 1903

Fire, sabotage, and death at the turn-of-the-century. Robb’s Jetty Explosives Magazine. At 7pm on the night of Wednesday, 15th July 1903, a terrible explosion ripped through the beachside...

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The Stella Prize 2017
Apr19

The Stella Prize 2017

And the winner is… The Museum of Modern Love by Heather Rose The winner of the 2017 Stella Prize is Heather Rose for her novel  The Museum of Modern Love. The $50,000 prize was awarded on...

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Cockburn History: Jandakot Christmas Tree
Apr14

Cockburn History: Jandakot Christmas Tree

On Saturday, 22 December 1900, the first annual Jandakot Christmas Tree was held at the newly-built Jandakot Agricultural Hall for the children and families of the young farming district. Mr and Mrs...

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Nine novellas to borrow from your library
Apr09

Nine novellas to borrow from your library

The novella is making a comeback! Thin enough to slide into your back pocket or handbag and short enough to finish in a couple of hours (or a couple of commutes), why not let yourself off the...

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Survey results – What do you think of our libraries?
Apr07

Survey results – What do you think of our libraries?

We asked, you told us! We recently asked you to tell us what you think of our libraries, and many of you did just that. There was lots of positive feedback, some not quite so positive...

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Libraries Closed for Easter Weekend
Apr06

Libraries Closed for Easter Weekend

Don’t hop to the library during Easter as all our libraries – Spearwood Library, Success Library and Coolbellup Library –  will be closed for the entire Easter weekend. Good...

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Sushi Workshop @ Success
Apr04

Sushi Workshop @ Success

On Saturday the 1st of April, at Success Library, Kyoko from Shikisai Japanese Cooking Class  hosted a fantastic Sushi Workshop. The event was attended by guests of all ages and everyone had the...

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Books in 30 languages. Harmony & diversity.
Mar23

Books in 30 languages. Harmony & diversity.

It was appropriate that in Harmony Week 2017, culminating in Harmony Day on Tuesday, that a new language was added library’s Languages other the English collection of books and magazines....

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Big Library Read – ebook reading club ’til 30 March
Mar23

Big Library Read – ebook reading club ’til 30 March

Only until 30 March 2017 –  Art of the Pie /  Kate McDermott. Read the ebook now!  Big Library Read, March 2017 – Art of the Pie The current title for Big Library...

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