National Simultaneous Storytime may look a little different this year but we’re excited to share the details of how you can get involved.
National Simultaneous Storytime is where people all across Australia read the same book at the same time, and this year is its twentieth year!
This year’s book is Whitney and Britney Chicken Divas, written and illustrated by Lucinda Gifford, a story about two gorgeous chooks with stunning good looks, and this year we well be sharing it with you online, presented by four of our Board members:
You can register on Zoom for the event to get convenient reminders, or simply tune into our Facebook page at 11:00am on Wednesday 27 May to read along with the rest of Australia.
National Simultaneous Storytime is coordinated by the Australian Library and Information Association as part of Library and Information Week.
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We are pleased to announce that Geelong Regional Libraries’ branches and Mobile Libraries will re-open to the public on Tuesday 9 June.
The Queenscliffe Hub will be a multi-use facility that will deliver information services and support cultural development for those who live in and visit the area.
We are pleased to share that the City of Greater Geelong has brought forward scheduled refurbishment work on three of our libraries.
Library branches to remain closed for now, but Home Library Service will resume for existing clients.
Submit your entries for the The Amazing Lockdown Short Story Competition.
Please note that the CloudLibrary and OverDrive will no longer be available to Geelong Regional Libraries’ members from today (Friday 1 May), as we are moving to a single platform - BorrowBox - for all of our eBook and eAudiobook titles.