Monthly Archives: June 2016

Celebrating Naidoc at Katoomba Library

Blue Mountains City Library is proud to support Naidoc Week 2016 with Katoomba Library hosting a display of artefacts commemorating the dedicated service of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people on the front line for more than a century. In … Continue reading

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Mini Book Sale at Springwood Library

Springwood is the location for Blue Mountains Library’s first ‘Mini Book Sale’ of the year. The sale tables will be stocked with a great range of good-as-new and pre-loved books for adults, teens and children as well as DVDs, CDs … Continue reading

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‘Youth’ wins out in poetry slam

The title of Blue Mountains Slam Champion last night (Thursday 16th June) went to newcomer 15 year old Chloe Humphrys for her poem Youth, a spirited and brilliant examination of how it feels to be young and on the brink … Continue reading

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Last weeks of the Paragon Cafe display at Katoomba Library

Katoomba’s renowned Art-Deco gem the Paragon Café reaches its 100th anniversary this year and, to celebrate this milestone, the Friends of the Paragon have set up a display of original artefacts and curiosities from the café at Katoomba Library along with … Continue reading

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#bookclubread, the Read Watch Play theme for June 2016

#bookclubread Join us in June as we talk about book clubs, what they are reading and what exactly makes a book good for discussion. Whether you are looking for a serious discussion or an excuse to regularly catch up with … Continue reading

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