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The Bannockburn Library opened on Saturday 5 May, 2012 by Mr Les Rowe, President of the Bannockburn Primary School Council and Cr Geraldine Frantz, Mayor, Golden Plains Shire Council. This purpose built, modern library is Golden Plains Shire’s first permanent library, replacing the mobile library service that previously visited the town and providing valuable community space and library services to the area. Located in High Street, opposite the School, the library functions as the school library as well as providing the full range of public library services and collections to the general community.
Baby Time: Every Thursday 11.30am, except during January.
Toddler Time: Every Thursday 10.30am, during school terms.
Preschool Story Time: Every Tuesday 10.30am, during school terms.
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Join us to celebrate the launch of
Gathering Gumleaves, the second
anthology from the Bannockburn and
District Writers' Group. This wonderful
collection showcases the talent of the
group and the extent to which their writing
has grown and improved. Each writer will
present a snippet of their work and share
their stories and journey with you. Books
will be for sale and available for signing
on the night.
Wednesday, 8 March 2017 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Help your child discover the magic of stories and develop a lifelong love of reading. No booking required. For a complete downloadable timetable of all our story times across all of our branches, please visit the following page grlc.vic.gov.au/learn/little-readers/events-little-readers
Join us as we celebrate Library
and Information Week with this
year’s National Simultaneous
Storytime. Come along for a special
presentation of The Cow Tripped
Over the Moon written by Tony
Wilson and illustrated by Laura
Wood. All ages. No bookings required.
Wednesday, 24 May 2017 - 11:00am to 11:30am
Join us for a fun-filled session of stories, songs and craft with a bookish theme. Please ensure an accompanying adult is present during children's library events. Ages 5+
13, 26, 39, 52, 65, 78… bring your favourite Treehouse storey to life in a diorama and create a treehouse in the library. Please ensure an accompanying adult is present during children's library events. Ages 8+
MaryAnne Bennie, author of From Stuffed to Sorted,will show you how to organise your whole house in a series of eight-minute blitzes. Bust your excuses and find the motivation to start; develop techniques to set yourself up for success and focus on one area of your house at a time. From kick-starting your kitchen to boosting your bedroom, make the finishing touches to create the home you have always wanted.
Always wanted to keep backyard chooks? Presenters from the Geelong and District Poultry Club will talk about buying, feeding and housing backyard chooks as well as how to keep them healthy and producing eggs.
Dance, sing and read along with your child at our action packed Toddler Time program. No bookings required. For a complete downloadable timetable of all our story times across all of our branches, please visit the following page grlc.vic.gov.au/learn/little-readers/events-little-readers
Come along for a fun filled session of songs and rhymes for babies. Sessions run all year except for January. No bookings required. For a complete downloadable timetable of all our story times across all of our branches, please visit the following page grlc.vic.gov.au/learn/little-readers/events-little-readers
A delicious new way to socialise with fellow food lovers as well as share recipes and cooking tips. Each month will focus on a different food topic. Please bring along a recipe and library staff can photocopy it for you to share. March – International cuisine, April – Birthday and celebration cakes, May – Gluten free cooking. Bookings not required.