Tag Archives: Fun Stuff

Poetry Under the Stars 2013

On Friday 29 November, 2013, Blue Mountains City Library held the second annual Poetry Under the Stars event. The weather was not as kind as last year, so we moved inside the Katoomba Library rather than braving the elements in … Continue reading

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40 & Fabulous!

Blue Mountains City Library Service is turning the big 4-0 in 2014. The first branch opened in 1974, so celebrations will kick off with a 70s themed party on Library Lovers Day, Friday 14 February from 6pm-8pm. Come along in … Continue reading

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Which species of reader are you?

Click on the graphic to see full size. (Source : http://bookshelvesofdoom.blogs.com/bookshelves_of_doom/2013/07/infographic-what-reader-species-are-you.html)

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Teen Photoshop Workshop @ Springwood Library

Last school holidays, award-winning Sydney artist Liam Benson taught a Photoshop workshop at Springwood Library for teens. The results are great (and LOL-worthy) – see below!

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Where Do You Love2Read?

The Blue Mountains Library staff recently made this fun video about the places we Love2Read (with photos taken by John Merriman). What about you – where do you Love2Read? We’d love to know – please tell us in the comments section below!     … Continue reading

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Diagram Prize shortlist

The Diagram Prize is awarded by The Bookseller magazine each year to the book with the oddest title. The prize began in 1978 as a way of alleviating boredom at the Frankfurt Book Fair with Proceedings of the Second International Workshop … Continue reading

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So many books!

Captain James T. Kirk : Sometimes, Mr Spock, I think I should have been a Librarian. Mr Spock : The job of Librarian would be no less challenging, Captain.

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