Pram Jam with Beth – More of the SSS Sillies
Oct31

Pram Jam with Beth – More of the SSS Sillies

SSSssssSSSSS! This is a bit of an oopsie carry on from last week’s Storytime with Karen – Silly blog from last week, because silly is as silly does (and someone didn’t check the...

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Storytime with Karen – Silly
Oct24

Storytime with Karen – Silly

Dr. Seuss is on the loose. He’s hunting for words that are silly and absurd. To quote Dr. Seuss ‘Fun is good’. And silly stories and rhymes for children can be fun. Which is...

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Storytime with Melody – Rainy Days
Oct03

Storytime with Melody – Rainy Days

Hi everyone! This week’s Storytime blog is all about Rainy Days. I don’t know about you, but I am well and truly over the rainy days! I am ready for some sunshine and warmth. Having said...

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Pram Jam with David – In the Garden
Sep26

Pram Jam with David – In the Garden

It’s Spring, it’s holiday season and the weather is beautiful all the time! Well, that’s what I was thinking before the long weekend started: buy some mulch, buy some plants, buy...

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Storytime with Jessica – Mem Fox
Sep19

Storytime with Jessica – Mem Fox

It’s my time again to share with you some books, rhymes, and craft for you to share with the children in your life and this time around I’m going to be talking about an Australian author...

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Storytime With Briana- Pirates
Sep12

Storytime With Briana- Pirates

Yo ho, yo ho, a pirates life for me! Real pirates may be ruthless criminals who had their hey-day over 300 years ago, but luckily for us the pirates in countless children’s books are a slightly less...

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Pram Jam with Beth – Co-Parenting
Sep05

Pram Jam with Beth – Co-Parenting

Hello all, and welcome to yet another blog post from me! This one is a bit of a tough topic, discussing the transition from parenting as a couple to single parenting. I was reminded during our...

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Bear Make Den – Children’s Book Week Review
Aug25

Bear Make Den – Children’s Book Week Review

The book Bear Make Den reviewed by Julie for Children’s Book Week 2017 Bear Make Den was long-listed as a 2017 Notable Early Childhood Book  by the Children’s Book Council...

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Something Wonderful – Children’s Book Week Review
Aug24

Something Wonderful – Children’s Book Week Review

Something Wonderful illustrated by Karen Blair and written by Raewyn Caisley Here is another lovely book to be nominated as a “notable book” by The Children’s Book Council of Australia...

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Storytime with Jessica – Children’s Book Week 2017
Aug22

Storytime with Jessica – Children’s Book Week 2017

It’s Children’s Book Week! Which is a wonderful, and very busy, time here in the library. We have lots of events, and a few competitions, on as well as our regular Storytime (with the...

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