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Issue 56 - March 2019
Discover some of the amazing sessions in March, covering a variety of interests and age ranges.

Backyard Chooks
Monday 11 March, 1.30 - 2.30pm at Armadale Library

In Search of Safety
Friday 15 March, 10.30 - 11.30am at Armadale Library

Story Time: Cultural Stories from around the world!
Tuesday 19 March, 10.30 - 11.30am at Armadale Library

DNA & Family History
Wednesday 20 March, 1 - 3pm at Armadale Library

Dementia Awareness
Friday 22 March, 10.30 - noon at Armadale Library

Dave Warner: A Life of Crime
Wednesday 27 March, 6.30 - 8pm at Armadale Library
Places are limited and bookings are essential. Click the link of the session you are interested in for full details and to book, or call Armadale Library on 9394 5125.
FOCUS Photographic Competition
The FOCUS Photographic Competition is now open for entry until 31 March 2019!
We are calling all amateur photographers to pick up your camera and start taking photos for the 2019 FOCUS Photographic Competition. The competition’s aim is to capture historical reality.
There are two categories:
Crossing the Line - some of our local rail crossings will soon change, being relocated or going underground, so now is the time to use your photographic talents to document the way our rail crossings look in the current era!

Pre-1990 Open Themewe encourage locals to find the treasures in their photo albums and get scanning. Any pre-1990 photograph that features a part of the district, such as a park, shops or streets within the City of Armadale could be awarded a prize.
Winners will receive cash prizes and an acrylic mounted print of their image. For full details of prizes, and the Terms & Conditions click here
eLibrary - Overdrive
With hundreds of popular titles to choose from, our Overdrive collection is guaranteed to have something for everyone. You can enjoy best-sellers and classic literature, stories for kids and teens, and much more anytime, anywhere. This service is free with your library card. 
Click here to start enjoying ebooks, and audiobooks or download the Libby app today.
Our History - Excess Baggage
Excess Baggage
This exhibition is on display until 30 April, during opening hours at History House Museum.

The exhibition explores what happened to the local men and women that enlisted and survived World War One, through the souvenirs that they brought back with them.
Positive Ageing
Challenging The Fury Within
Wednesday 6 March, 1.30 - 4pm at Armadale Library. Phone 9394 5125 to book.

Check Your Medicines Seminar
Thursday 14 March, 9.30 - noon at the Greendale Centre. Phone 9394 5629 to book.
Places are limited and bookings are essential. Click the link of the session you are interested in for full details. To book call the relevant location.
Coming Soon
Visit the What's On page regularly to find out about all of our Library & Heritage events.
#whoWEare Youth Week 
The City of Armadale is proud of the incredible and diverse young people living in our community. With WA Youth Week taking place in April, we are on the hunt to showcase and celebrate some of those amazing young people. 

Submissions deadline is Tuesday 5 March. Click here for more information.

Life Skills Workshop: IDs Required in Emergencies
Tuesday 5 March, 5 - 6.30pm at the City of Armadale Function Room
Get a better understanding of why you need identification, particularly in times of emergency.

Community Grants Program opening soon
The second round of the City’s Community Grants Program for 2018/19 will open on Tuesday 5 March.
Applications are welcome from community groups and not-for-profit organisations that wish to receive up to $2000 funding for projects which benefit the local community. To be eligible to apply, community groups are required to discuss their project with a member of the Community Services team by Monday 25 March.

Visit our website for further information and the application form. Applications close Monday
1 April. To register your interest email or call 9394 5651.
7 Orchard Avenue Armadale
08 9394 5000