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Issue 62 - September 2019
Activities for Kids and Families
Storytime with Barefoot Bea!
Monday 2 September, 10.30 - 11.30am at Kelmscott Library

Australian Reading Hour - Pyjama Storytime with Hamish, Hector and Morag!
Thursday 19 September, 6.30 - 7.30pm at Armadale Library

Baby Rhyme Time 
Armadale Library will be having some additional Baby Rhyme Time sessions. Make sure you visit the Baby Rhyme Time: Armadale events page to check for these extra dates.

Colouring in Competition - The Angry Birds Movie 2
Children aged 6 to 12 years can enter this competition to win one of two great prize packs containing The Angry Birds Movie 2 themed merchandise and a family pass to see the movie. Visit the Library Colouring in Competition page for full details on how to enter.

Rediscover the Ancient Art of Thrift
Friday 13 September, 10am - noon at Armadale Library

The Power of Wholefoods
Friday 20 September, 10.30 - 11.30am at Armadale Library

The Power of Flowers with Faye Arcaro
Wednesday 25 September, 2 - 3pm at Armadale Library
Places are limited and bookings are essential. Visit the City of Armadale Library events pages or call Armadale Library on 9394 5125 to book your place.
Armadale Writer's Award
Armadale Writers' Award - 2019
The Armadale Writers' Award is a creative writing competition which is open to adult amateur writers living in Western Australia.

The prizes are:     1st prize      $1000
                             2nd prize     $750
                             3rd prize      $500

The competition runs from 1 - 30 September, and entries will only be accepted during this time.

Entry for this competition is online only. Works must be original prose and have a 1000 - 4000 word count. Read the Terms and Conditions for eligibility criteria and further information.
Armadale Writers' Festival
Holden Sheppard and Laurie Steed:
In Conversation

Wednesday 4 September, 6.30 - 7.30pm
Armadale Library

Double up with Alan Carter:
Character Development Workshop

Friday 6 September, 3.30 - 4.30pm
Armadale Library

Double up with Alan Carter:
My Writing Journey

Friday 6 September, 6 - 7pm
Armadale Library
eLibrary - Kanopy - On Demand Video Streaming
If you're interested in independent, foreign language, classic, or documentary films, you're in luck! Get out your library card and sign up for Kanopy, the Library's newest on demand video streaming service.

You can stream over 26,000 carefully selected films from hundreds of popular producers such as The Criterion Collection, The Great Courses, and PBS, as well as thousands of independent filmmakers. Kanopy’s films cover all topics including foreign languages, LGBTQI+, cinema, career development and business skills, environmental sciences, history, astronomy and much more. Kanopy is available on iOS, Android, Roku, or your favourite browser.
 Access Kanopy now!
Our History
The Curiosity Hour: A Dementia friendly event - Playing with Pictures
Friday 27 September, 10.30 - 11.30am at History House Museum

The Show Must Go On: The Story of the Roleystone Theatre
This exhibition is on display until 30 September, during opening hours at History House Museum.
Places are limited and bookings are essential. Visit the City of Armadale Library events pages or call History House Museum on 9394 5670 to book your place.
Coming Soon
We have many exciting sessions happening in August. Here are just a few:
  • How to Declutter with Lindsay Miles
  • Antonio Buti - A Stolen Life: The Bruce Trevorrow Case
  • Welcome to Judy Nunn's Khaki Town
  • Fire and Ice: The art of getting published with Sonia Bellhouse
Visit the What's On page regularly to find out about all of our Library and Heritage events.
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