Moana: a funny adventure for the whole family
Jun27

Moana: a funny adventure for the whole family

It took me a while to watch Moana. Disney movies recently haven’t been amazing like they used to. What happened to all the wonderful stories I grew up with? Simba, Hercules, Aladdin and Mulan...

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Storks: Fun for the whole family!
Jan06

Storks: Fun for the whole family!

Warner Bros presents Storks. It is a new animated movie all about delivering babies versus packages. It is fun, it is cute and it is perfect for the whole family. Junior: Storks, since the beginning...

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The Jungle book – a remake of the classic tale
Sep09

The Jungle book – a remake of the classic tale

Rudyard Kipling’ Jungle Book has inspired many Mowglis… …but for me and for many out there the only true version is Walt Disney’s. It was made a long time ago but somehow it...

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The good dinosaur is sad but fun
Sep02

The good dinosaur is sad but fun

Who doesn’t love dinosaurs? As children, we study them but the interest never really fades. (The Jurassic Park franchise is proof of that.) We imagine the herbivores being nice and peaceful...

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Zootopia: Entertainment for the whole family
Jul08

Zootopia: Entertainment for the whole family

The studios of Walt Disney are back. Finally! After many misses, they at last brought their old momentum back and created Zootopia, an amazing animation fun for the whole family. There was a time...

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Storytime with Karen – Frogs
Feb16

Storytime with Karen – Frogs

Galumph, went the little green frog one day Galumph, went the little green frog … Frogs and toads are very popular in children’s literature. Frog, Froggy, Bro and Dude, Monty, Freddy the...

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Minions
Jan05

Minions

First encountered in Despicable me and Despicable me 2, Minions have taken over the world. Both children and adults have fallen in love with those little yellow creatures. It was only a matter of...

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Bookvent Calendar – Day 13
Dec13

Bookvent Calendar – Day 13

The Cockburn Integrated Health and Community Facility is having an Open Day today. Come down and get a free sausage sizzle, there will be a bouncy castle, treasure hunt, and more. It starts at 10am....

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Bookvent Calendar – Day Seven
Dec07

Bookvent Calendar – Day Seven

It’s Sunday today so the library is closed but not even a closed library can stop Christmas from being one day closer. A wonderful library elf opened the window for day seven. Behind which was...

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Disney Family Movie Double @ Spearwood Library
Dec10

Disney Family Movie Double @ Spearwood Library

Movie Club presents this special Christmas treat:   The Lady and the Tramp and Cinderella.  Two great family movies to round off the year of Movie Club.  These classics of Disney animation, suitable...

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