Our first event for the Marketplace of Ideas: Reading for Social Peace was jam-packed with great information about same-sex parents, the good and the bad. Well, mostly good. It seems that people are mostly very open to being inclusive with families that have same-sex parents. It's really just that people haven't had the conversations to open up about it.
Are you a fan of Jamie Oliver? As well as carrying his DVDs and books in our collection, we now subscribe to his popular magazine simply entitled Jamie. In Jamie’s own words, “This magazine is all about passionate producers, insanely good ingredients and great recipes that can easily be cooked at home. It's a real breath of fresh air."
A diverse range of new magazines for 2013 include the following titles. Please check your local branch for which library these titles are housed at. You may place a hold on any of the titles to pick up at the branch most convenient for you.
Australian Cupcakes and Inspirations
Eltham library have an extensive array of popular magazine titles which include the following new titles for 2013:
Fine Art and Decorative Painting
Dressmaking with Stitches
Grand Designs Australia
Outdoor Design and Living
Australian Women's Fitness
Australian Sky and Telescope
Bedtime Story Time
Bedtime Story Time is held every Thursday at Mill Park Library from 6.30 -7.30pm.
Elizabeth delivers a creative, musical and crafty Story Time based around weekly changing Themes from -
Noises/Dancing/Music, Night time/Space/Owls to Transport/Walking and more.
Come along and enjoy an evening of story telling, guitar and songs, movement and dance in a warm friendly family environment.
Quite a few Cookery & Food ebooks are available to YPRL members through our Overdrive service- 282 in fact.
Ivanhoe Reading Coordinators Tina and Mary will introduce you the wonderful world of e-books - lightweight, backlit and instant large print!
Each week we will be talking about e-books, reviewing e-books and thinking about e-book-related issues.
Did you know…
YPRL has extended its downloadable collection by adding e-books from Bolinda, which previously only supplied audiobooks.
Bring your little o