We are very pleased to announce that the Margaret River Library has opened its doors to the community!
These are our opening hours for the time being:
Tuesdays: 10am – 3pm
Wednesdays: 10am – 12pm is for over-60s only
Wednesdays: 12pm – 3pm all are welcome
Thursdays: 10am – 3pm
Fridays: 10am – 3pm
Saturdays: 10am – 3pm
When you visit, please be prepared for the following:
- Practise social distancing and take note of barriers, signs and floor markings
- On Wednesdays 10am – 12pm we are only open to those aged over 60 – our more at-risk community members 😊 If you are not over 60, please choose another time to visit.
- If you are not feeling 100% well – please stay home!
We are continuing our Click & Collect service from both Augusta and Margaret River Libraries. Margaret River Library pick up times are now aligned with the new opening times: Tuesday to Saturday: 10am – 3pm.
Augusta Library pick-up times are Monday and Tuesday 10am -12pm. Wednesdays 2pm – 4pm.
The following services remain available from both the Augusta and Margaret River Libraries:
- The libraries continue to provide the Click & Collect service, allowing the community access to print materials and DVDs. Find out more about how to use this service here: https://amrlibraries.com/2020/03/30/your-takeaway-library-has-arrived-click-collect-is-here-at-last/
- Wifi is freely available from the library car parks and verandahs. The password is currently: authorevents
- The after-hours chutes remain open 24/7.
- E-resources including e-books, e-audiobooks and movie-streaming are freely available to all library members.
- You can still join the library over the phone!
- Staff are onsite and ready to assist via phone or email if you have any difficulties or queries with the above services: email@example.com / 9780 5600
Where: Margaret River Council Chambers
When: Tuesday 4 August 2020
Time: 5pm – 7:30pm (networking between 5pm – 5:30pm)
Complimentary refreshments and finger food provided
RSVP to Jessica Black at firstname.lastname@example.org or (08) 9780 5276
Join 30 Foot Drop for a business sundowner focused on why accessible and inclusive tourism and events are worth investing in. This session will be informative, interactive and entertaining; you will have an opportunity to network with like-minded businesses and come away with research-based knowledge.
This session will focus on why people with a disability are essential to the success of tourism and events in our region, as well as how to make your business attractive to this often overlooked and under-serviced segment of the market.
Funded by the Lighthouse Project, delivered by Local Government Professionals Australia WA. Funding for the Lighthouse Project is provided under the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) Information, Linkages and Capacity Building (ILC) stream and administered by the Department of Communities.
This school holidays your libraries have another Virtual Lego Club challenge and take-away craft packs, all for Free!
Virtual Lego Club challenge
Create your dream park out of Lego, then email a photo to Rachael email@example.com and she will upload your photo to our blog. The creator of each scene emailed to the library will win a prize!
Take-away craft packs
You can choose one of three FREE craft activity packs to take home. Get in quick as supplies are limited. Visit Margaret River Library and a pack will be available while stocks last. Craft packs include inspiration for your creation but you will need to provide some more materials at home. Click here to find out more about your library services at this current time
Call Augusta Library to arrange click and collect pick up for your craft pack – Ph: 9780 5670
Take-away craft pack choices available are:
- Decorate a cotton library bag
- Wild animal masks
- Wooden spoon puppets
Once again we have searched the web for some school holiday fun for you: