Andrew Tink Event Postponed
Our event with Andrew Tink about William Charles Wentworth planned for Monday 20th May has now been postponed.
Thank you to everyone who supported this event, we plan to re-schedule Andrew’s visit for later in the year.
Cancer Council Info At Cowra Library
Cowra Library has put together an extensive display of
Cancer Council resources and Library materials to support the 2013 Relay
for Life being held at Sid Kallas Oval, Cowra 11-12 May. The event includes the Survivors Walk and the Candlelight Ceremony of Hope. To check all the Relay details go to: http://relay.cancercouncil.com.au/2013/cowra_and_district
Ladies from the Cancer Council renewed the Library’s
information stand and will highlight the details in upcoming promotions. Good luck in the Relay everyone and thank you for supporting the Cancer Council.
Wizard of Oz Storytime Theme this week
We are off to see the Wizard….follow the yellow Brick Road into our Storytime space this week and you’re likely to meet munchkins, wizards, witches, tinmen, lions or scarecrows. Children are dressing up for our Wizard of Oz Storytime theme. Storytime returns this week during the school term at 11am today Tuesday 30 April, Wednesday 1st May at 11am, and Thursday 2nd May at 11am and again at 2pm. If you would like to join in the fun, please book you place on 6393 8132. Storytime is for pre-school age children and their carers. The Wizard of Oz theme is inkeeping with the upcoming Orange Theatre Company’s performance of the The Wizard of Oz. Let’s go Toto…..follow the Yellow Brick Road ( I wonder what Storyteller Fiona dressed up as?)
Happy Birthday Banjo Paterson: Writing Awards
It’s Banjo’s birthday (Sunday 17th February) and to celebrate we are announcing the call for entries in the Banjo Paterson Writing Awards. Poet, solicitor, journalist, war correspondent and ballad writer Andrew Barton “Banjo” Paterson (1864 – 1941) was born near Orange and each year the Central West Writers’ Centre, in conjunction with Central West Libraries, The Central Western Daily and ABC Central West Radio announce the call for entries in the Banjo Paterson Writing Awards.
There are four categories:
Bush Poetry and
ABC Central West Radio Children’s Writing Awards for writing by children aged 16 years and under