Tuesday, August 19, 2014

Award winning books available in the library

Early Childhood Book of 2014 Winner
2014 Picture Book of the Year Winner   

Let’s Read is an established early literacy initiative that promotes the importance of reading with young children from birth to five years. Visit a library and give children the chance to share books, songs and nursery rhymes every day via their relationships with the important people in their lives including parents, grandparents, carers, siblings and early education and care workers.

Start by borrowing these award winning books and make a difference to early childhood literacy.

For more information: http://www.letsread.com.au/Home                  

Congratulations to Children Services Students who made Children's Book Week a Success


Monday, August 11, 2014

Children's Book Week August 16th-22nd of August 2014

How will you celebrate this important annual event in your community? Are you dressing up in your
favourite storybook character? Are you planning a picnic with some friends and great books?
Don't forget to step into the library to see the books shortlisted for this year's prizes.  Borrow to
spread the word literally on how valuable literacy is in your life. How your day is more enjoyable
with the ability to remember a special story and share it with someone.

Pick this year's winners at the Library, the home of quality Literature. 

Tuesday, August 5, 2014

Do you have healthy bones?

Important information to remember, from Healthy Bones Australia is getting enough calcium in your diet, exercising and getting a sunshine tick every day. 

This means that you are:
  • consuming your required amount of calcium on a regular basis
  • undertaking appropriate weight bearing exercise for the required amount of time on a regular basis AND
  • getting out in the sunshine for the required amount of time on a regular basis.

Combat osteoporosis by reading more about healthy bones at the library.

Many new books arrive to keep you smiling under this sunny winter sky

                              New July Titles in the library now.

Tuesday, July 22, 2014

New SWSI website and New Library Website!

A new look Library Website, select Library Services if you are navigating from
the SWSI Homepage via the Quick Links option which appears
at the bottom of the page.

All your favorite library services are here, but now they also have a new and improved visual icon
to help you find your information faster.