Anime Update – Spring 2021

Hi all. In case you couldn’t tell, it’s Spring! That means we are due for our next Anime Update. Read on to check out our cool, new titles.

Speechie Library Talks at Storytime

‘Speechies’ - Speech pathologists, work with children and families to help to build the foundations on which literacy skills develop and help support a healthy transition into literacy. Join us for a Speechie Library Talk at special Storytime sessions in...

Teddy Bears Picnic 2021

Teddy Bears Picnic. Manning Park. Wednesday 20 October 2021, 10am–1pm. No Storytime or Pram Jam on the day. It's Teddy Bears Picnic time here in Cockburn. Hide & Seek with a Book Cockburn Libraries will be hiding some books at Teddy Bears Picnic for you to find...

Morning tea with author Brigid Lowry

Brigid Lowry, tea with a local author Trying to maintain grace and good humour amidst life's potholes and pitfalls can sometimes be difficult A Year of Loving Kindness to Myself  and other essays is all the encouragement you’ll need to nurture you and...

Diwali 2021

Diwali4-13 November Celebrate Diwali, the Indian festival of light, with Cockburn Libraries. Henna for Teens (ages 12-18) Learn about the history and significance of henna, before making henna paste and  drawing your own designs. You can also...

LETS (Learning English Through Storytime) – Term 3

Learning English Through Storytime - Success Library Success Library run special storytimes 4 times a year during school terms for children between the ages of 3 and 5 who do not speak English at home, or who speak limited English. Both child and parent/caregiver...

Author in Conversation with David Allan-Petale

When: Thursday 23 September at 6pm Where: Success Library, 11 Wentworth Parade, Success $5 per person, non-refundable. Bookings essential  In conversation with author David Allan-Petale Join David who will discuss his latest book Locust Summer with writer...

Organic Gardening for Spring workshop

Organic Gardening for SpringOrganic gardening is not something new. It's what our grandparents were doing only a few generations ago. Before large hardware stores and online ordering were even “invented”.  At this interactive workshop, participants will...

Poetry Lovers evening

Poetry Lovers evening with Emily Sun  Born in Hong Kong, Emily's poems question what it means to be Asian-Australian with warmth and humour. Emily's poetry collection Vociferate explores the complexities of identity, belonging, cultural heritage and...

Deaf and Auslan Awareness workshop

Deaf Cultural Awareness workshopEver wondered what being deaf might be like?Would you like to know more about Deaf culture?There are many different types of deafness just like there are different types of shoes.Join us to find out more from a person with...