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Issue 50 - August 2018
Discover
Reversing Global Warming
Wednesday 1 August, 5.45 - 7.30pm at Armadale Library. Phone 9394 5125 to book.
 
Tuesday 14 August, 1.30 - 2.30pm at Armadale Library. Phone 9394 5125 to book.
 
Money Matters: Managing your Money
Tuesday 14 August, 6 - 7pm at Armadale Library. Phone 9394 5125 to book.
 
My Answers to Cancer with Cathy Brown
Friday 17 August, 1.30 - 2.30pm at Kelmscott Library. Phone 9394 5810 to book.
‚ÄčMonday 27 August, 6 - 7pm at Armadale Library. Phone 9394 5125 to book.
 
Tuesday 28 August, 6 - 7pm at Armadale Library. Phone 9394 5125 to book.
Places are limited and bookings are essential. Click the link of the session you are interested in for full details and to book or phone the library.
Kids and Families
Learning English Through Storytime
This program will run for six sessions on Wednesday mornings, 9 to 10am
Child and Parent Centre: Challis - 40 Braemore Street, Armadale. Phone 9394 5133 to book.
1 August, 8 August, 15 August, 22 August, 29 August and 5 September. 
 
Sensory fun for babies!
Friday 17 August, 10 - 11am at Kelmscott Library. Phone 9394 5810 to book.
 
Friday 24 August, 10 - 10.45am at Armadale Library. Phone 9394 5125 to book.
Places are limited and bookings are essential. Click the link of the session you are interested in for full details and to book or phone the library.
Our History
Food, fun and fallacies of childhood
Saturday 18 August, 1 - 3pm at Armadale Library
 
Wildflowers of Armadale: Fabulous then, Fabulous now!
This exhibition is on display until 31 October, during opening hours at History House Museum.

Come and discover the history of the City’s wildflowers and the people who have studied and protected them for our enjoyment today and into the future.
Places are limited and bookings are essential for the Food, fun and fallacies of childhood 
session. Click the link for full details and to book, or call Armadale Library on 9394 5125.
A weekend feast of conversation, literature and the sheer joy of words.

Women of a Certain Age
with Liz Byrski and Jodie Moffat

Friday 31 August, 6 - 7pm
at Armadale Library

Lunch with some Criminal Minds!
Saturday 1 September, noon - 2pm
at The Dale Bar & Bistro

Norman Jorgensen: The art of writing for Children and Young Adults
Saturday 1 September, 2 - 3pm
at Armadale Library

Writing and the rural experience
with Fleur McDonald

Saturday 1 September,  5 - 6pm
at Armadale Library

Sabrina Hahn: Connecting with Nature
Sunday 2 September, 6 - 7pm
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.
Armadale Writers' Award - 2018

The Armadale Writers' Award is a creative writing competition which is open to adult amateur writers living in Western Australia.

The competition will run from 1 to 30 September 2018, 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 to 4000 word count.
 
The prizes are:      1st prize          $1000
                              2nd prize         $750
                              3rd prize          $500

Click here to read the terms and conditions of entry to guarantee eligibility. The link to enter will only be available on this page from 1 to 30 September 2018.
 

A special workshop for aspiring writers!

Beyond the first draft with Laurie Steed

Saturday 4 August, 1.30 - 3.30pm
Armadale Library
Positive Ageing
Wills - What you need to consider
Wednesday 1 August, 1.30 - 2.30pm at Armadale Library
 
Enduring Power of Attorney and Enduring Power of Guardianship
Wednesday 1 August, 3 - 4pm 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.
eLibrary - IELTS
Road to IELTS (International English Language Testing System) is your best possible online preparation and practice resource for IELTS. This comprehensive and up to date service has over 120 hours of interactive activities, advice videos from British Council experts, hints and tips on question types as well as downloadable practice tests. Academic and general training modules are available.
Click the links to start exploring Road to IELTS Academic or General training now!
Seville Grove Library - Renovations
The Seville Grove Library is closed for renovations. It is anticipated that the library will reopen in autumn 2019.

During this time we encourage you to visit the Armadale and Kelmscott Libraries where you will see the familiar faces of the Seville Grove Library staff.
We will provide updates via the library website and in the newsletter as the renovations progress.
7 Orchard Avenue Armadale
08 9394 5000
info@armadale.wa.gov.au
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