Mulberry and the Summer Show

Monday, November 4, 2013 - 13:57

Mulberry and the Summer Sow by Che Golden

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An extract fron the review by Khushi J.

The Public Domain Review

Monday, November 4, 2013 - 11:13

Confused by the quantity of material available as ebooks on the public domain or just stumped as to what to read? Have a look at The Public Domain Review.

Melbourne Cup 1930

Saturday, November 2, 2013 - 14:28

Melbourne Cup 1930 by Geoff Armstrong & Peter Thompson

An interesting review from Sarah F. with some interesting personal anecdotes but sadly too long to publish here in full. However here are some extracts:

 “Full of history and background about, what seems like, every horse that won an Australian horse race prior to the 1930 Melbourne Cup”

Chess Tournament

Wednesday, October 30, 2013 - 16:09

All Chess Club participants from the Thomastown Library, Lalor Library and Mill Park Library Chess Clubs are invited to register for the library's Annual Chess Tournament to be held at Thomastown library on Saturday November 30th.  Registrations are essential. Log in to register. This tournament is open to all ages!

IMPORTANT NOTICE Services Affected By System Upgrade 4 November - 7 November

Wednesday, October 30, 2013 - 14:40

Library services will be restricted online from overnight on Monday 4 November until Thursday 7 November, and in branch and on the Mobile Library on Wednesday 6 November, due to a library system upgrade.

Members will be unable to log on to the website, renew items, place or remove holds or use some e-library e-resources including downloading e-books and e-audio over this period.

Grow Harvest Cook

Wednesday, October 30, 2013 - 08:29

‘Grow Harvest Cook’ is a new Australian book in our collection with lots of useful tips and ideas on how to grow, store and cook produce. The book has an array of great photos and showcases the many ways to make more of fruit, nuts  and vegetables. Foods from almonds to zucchini are covered and have inspired me to cook new vegies  that I haven’t used in the past.

Phar Lap the wonder horse

Saturday, October 26, 2013 - 14:05

We received this wonderful review of Phar Lap the wonder horse by Jakie Kerin for the Spring Carnival of Reading. It was beautifully handwritten by Archisha S. who is 6 years old:

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Instagram the Library on the Hill

Thursday, October 24, 2013 - 11:38