Monthly Archives: November 2013

Springwood Library closure

Springwood Library will be closed on Wednesday 4 December, due to demolition work. We apologise for any inconvenience caused. All other branches remain open their usual hours. Please let others know. Advertisements

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The Bookmans Tale by Charlie Lovett

The Bookmans Tale by Charlie Lovett Available on the Adult Fiction shelves at LOVETT Plot: “A mysterious portrait ignites an antiquarian bookseller’s search–through time andthe works of Shakespeare–for his lost love.Guaranteed to capture the hearts of everyone who truly loves … Continue reading

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Get your technology solutions @ Tech Connect

Have you heard about the new technology group Tech Connect at Katoomba Library? Tech Connect meets on the first Wednesday of every month from 5pm-6.30pm to share answers about all things digital. Our next meeting is in a week, on … Continue reading

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Inky Award winners 2013 announced

The winners of the 2013 Inky Awards, presented by the Centre for Youth Literature at the State Library of Victoria, have been announced. The Inky Awards recognise local and international fiction, poetry, anthologies and graphic novels written for young adults. … Continue reading

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What Library Staff are Reading – November 2013

How did you distract yourself from the heat and fire? I carried a copy of One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich by Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn in my backpack while I was out on the big red truck with my … Continue reading

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Springwood Civic Centre Upgrade

Things are changing almost daily in and around the Springwood Civic Centre.  The old Neighbourhood Centre and theatre complex are all but skeletons. We thought you ought to know : The Library & Council Customer Service Counter will remain open, … Continue reading

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National Seniors Australia Literary Prize

Are you an aspiring author? Are you over 50?  There’s a prize for that! Interested? National Seniors Australia and publishing house Random House Australia are working together to give one lucky writer, aged 50 years and over, the opportunity to … Continue reading

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