Book reading of Bree’s Forest Adventure at the Margaret River Library

This is will be a special storytime session for all the family with local author Miriam Wei Wei Lo and her daughter, illustrator Emily-Rose Lochore. Bree’s Forest Adventure is a beautiful book set in the Boranup forest and is a great story to inspire children to appreciate the incredible nature that surrounds us. Join us for a book reading, songs, craft and afternoon tea.

Wednesday 24th January at Margaret River Library, 2.00-3.00pm.

Please call the library on 9780 5600 to reserve your place at this free event.

Local author Helen Allan launches the ‘Cassie’s Coven’ series at the Margaret River Library

Thursday 25 January, 6 – 7.30 pm
Light refreshments provided. Free, family-friendly event.

Join local author and English teacher Helen Allan to celebrate the launch of ‘Cassie’s Coven’, a new book series aimed at girls aged 8 -11 years who enjoy magic and mystery.
Each book follows the lives of four little girls from the small South West town of Witchborough as they use magic and girl power to solve environmental mysteries that have the potential to wreak havoc in their small town. In the spirit of Nancy Drew, these young girls will delight readers with their mystery solving abilities, animal familiars, their horses and their magic. RSVP by Wednesday 24 January 2018 to 9780 5600 or amrlibrary@amrshire.wa.gov.au

Toddler Tales at Augusta Library this Thursday 10.30am

Toddler Tales is the perfect introduction to storytime and includes stories, rhymes, songs, craft and music.

Participating Families are encouraged to borrow one of our Read Aloud Book Packs which contain books, rhymes and activities to try at home.

Toddler Tales is every second Thursday of the month

at 10.30 except school holidays.

Bookings are required, Please phone 9780 5600

to reserve your child’s place.

Summer Reading Club

Join the Summer Reading Club to win prizes for reading! Every 5 hours of reading (or audio books, or being read to) you can win prizes by bringing in your log sheet to your local public library.

Register online at www.summerreadingclub.org.au/theclub/ or fill in a registration form found at the library to be a part of the fun.

Activity booklets are also available at both library branches to entertain you with puzzles, word sleuths and more and don’t forget to check out the Summer Reading Club website for lots more competitions, book raves and blogs.

Summer school holiday activities at the Libraries

Card making

Come to Margaret River Library to make cards, just before Christmas. All materials provided and best suited to children over 5 years old.

Margaret River Library: Monday 18th December at 2.00pm.

Phone 9780 5600 for bookings

Reading Rabbits party

Calling all year one students! Come to the Margaret River Library to celebrate the end of year one and receive your certificate of participation for Reading Rabbits 2017. All Reading Rabbits and their siblings are invited and entertainment will be provided by Jo Jingles thanks to Rotary Club of Margaret River.

Margaret River Library: Tuesday 19th December at 2.00pm.

Phone 9780 5600 for bookings

 

Lego Club!

Join our hour long Lego club session to take on new challenges with all the Lego provided. Best suited to children over 5 years and bookings are essential. Phone the library now to reserve your child’s place.

Margaret River Library session 1 : Monday 8th January at 2.00pm

Margaret River Library session 2 : Wednesday 10th January at 2.00pm

Phone Margaret River Library 9780 5600 for bookings

Augusta Library : Tuesday 16th January at 10.00am. Please note Augusta session also includes additional craft activities

Phone Augusta Library 9780 5670 for bookings

Story and art weaving workshop with Cynamon Aeria

Come along to this workshop of woven tales and artwork by a local storyteller and artist. Children will listen to stories brought to life with woven characters and items and they will then be able to create their own characters with simple weaving techniques, from natural and recycled materials.

This workshop is suited for participants aged 6 years and over. Adults accompanying children are very welcome to participate in the workshop.

Margaret River Library: Wednesday 17th January at 2.00-3.30pm.

Phone 9780 5600 for bookings

 

Book reading of Bree’s Forest Adventure by Miriam Wei Wei Lo & Emily-Rose Lochore

This will be a special storytime session for all the family with local author Miriam Wei Wei Lo and her daughter, illustrator Emily –Rose Lochore. Bree’s Forest Adventure is a beautiful book set in the Boranup forest and is a great story to inspire children to appreciate the incredible nature that surrounds us. Join us for a book reading, songs, craft and afternoon tea.

Margaret River Library: Wednesday 24th January at 2.00pm.

Phone 9780 5600 for bookings

 

 

Summer Reading Club

All school holidays at both library branches, join the club to win prizes for reading! For every 5 hours of reading (or audio books and being read to) you receive a prize, just bring your log sheet back to your local library.

Register online at http://www.summerreadingclub.org.au/theclub// and visit your local libraries to take part

 

All school holiday activities are FREE at the Shire Libraries, however bookings are essential and children must be accompanied by an adult for each session.

Regular Baby Rhyme Time, Storytime and Toddler Tales sessions are having a break over the school holidays. Sessions are resuming for term 1, the week starting Monday 5th February 2018

 

 

 

 

 

Toddler Tales on Thursday 10.30am at Augusta Library

Toddler Tales is the perfect introduction to storytime and includes stories, rhymes, songs, craft and music.

Participating Families are encouraged to borrow one of our Read Aloud Book Packs which contain books, rhymes and activities to try at home.

Toddler Tales is every second Thursday of the month

at 10.30 except school holidays.

Bookings are required, Please phone 9780 5600

to reserve your child’s place.

Toddler Tales this Thursday 10.30am at Augusta Library

Toddler Tales is the perfect introduction to storytime and includes stories, rhymes, songs, craft and music.

Participating Families are encouraged to borrow one of our Read Aloud Book Packs which contain books, rhymes and activities to try at home.

Toddler Tales is every second Thursday of the month

at 10.30 except school holidays.

Bookings are required, Please phone 9780 5600

to reserve your child’s place.

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Contact the Libraries

Margaret River Library

Fearn Avenue, Margaret River WA 6285
Phone: (08) 9780 5600
Email: amrlibrary@amrshire.wa.gov.au