Friday, September 14, 2012

Happy Holidays Everyone!

Drop in before the end of the day for your last minute holiday borrowing.
Enjoy the break and we will see you in 2 weeks.

Thursday, September 13, 2012

Free art workshops and competition

Reposted from GCCC Libraries website

Free art workshops and competition

Sock Puppets
The Arts Centre Gold Coast is hosting a fabulous day of art workshops on Wednesday 3 October.

As part of celebrations for The Arts Centre Gold Coast's 25th year, children can enjoy a day of low cost and free art workshops, exhibitions, and children's show for all ages run by superstars in that field.

Registration is a must. Visit the Arts Centre Online for the full suite of activities and how to register your child.

Wednesday, September 12, 2012

School Holiday Fun

Reposted from GCCC Libraries website

Dinotastic school holiday fun

The last week of September and first week of October is school holiday time, and Gold Coast Libraries have so many dinosaur themed events planned - it's totally Cretaceous.

Tuesday, September 11, 2012

Current events for Teens 13 to 17

Reposted from GCCC Libraries website

Teen it up

Great news for teenagers - they haven't been forgotten in all the excitement of events for little kids. Teens aged 13 to 17 who are looking for fun stuff to do in September, can take their pick from these free library events:

Thursday, September 6, 2012

GET YOUR WORDS OUT - win an iPad

Reposted from GCCC Libraries website
"The word is out! Gold Coast Libraries are running a great new children's creative writing competition. So get your words out, and onto the page, to be in the running to win an iPad and other prizes.
Children who are resident on the Gold Coast can enter in one of two categories: 12 years and under; and 13 to 17 years old. The winner of each age category will receive a new iPad. Prizes have been generously donated by the Friends of the Library.

Monday, September 3, 2012

Young Writer's Awards Announced

Rebecca Jessen is the winner of the SLQ Young Writers Award 2012. Check out her winning short story "GAP" along with the works of the other entrants here.