Monthly Archives: June 2014

New magazines coming to Springwood Library

Springwood Library has got 2 new magazine subscriptions coming soon. Slow Living is Australia’s only publication dedicated to life in the slow lane. Slow Living magazine is representative of a broad cultural shift towards a slower lifestyle, known as the Slow Movement. … Continue reading

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What Library Staff are Reading – June 2014

Eyrie by Tim Winton – His prose remains gripping and true, the relationships between his characters authentic. But it seems to me he has almost lost hope. I made it to the end because Winton is such a fine writer. But … Continue reading

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Travel Bugs @ Katoomba Library tomorrow!

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2014 July School Holiday Activities

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NAIDOC Celebrations 2014

Blue Mountains City Library is celebrating NAIDOC week with an exhibit of Aboriginal cultural materials on display at the Katoomba Library until 1 August, 2014. These important items are all connected to the Greater Blue Mountains Heritage Area, and have … Continue reading

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Travels with my hat – Christine Osborne

  Author Talk with Christine Osborne Katoomba Library Saturday 19 July, 2014, 2pm Christine Osborne is the published author of over 15 non-fiction titles, covering countries as diverse as New Zealand and The Netherlands, but her real passion is the … Continue reading

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Alison’s Picks – June 2014

Another eclectic mix from Alison for the start of winter. David Hunt : Girt: the unauthorised history of Australia Various eds. : Four Plays by Aristophanes The GRANTA Book of the Family Samantha Tidy : The Happiness Jar    The … Continue reading

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