Author Archives: Shire of Mundaring Libraries

Is someone close to you affected by a mental health condition?

Is someone close to you affected by a mental health condition? HelpingMinds will have a stall at Boya Library from 9am to 1pm on Monday 28 May where you can have an informal chat or learn about their services and … Continue reading

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“Magic, Mischief and Madness” by Kelly McCullough is highly recommended!

Here’s a review of “Magic, Mischief and Madness” by Kelly McCullough from one of our young and enthusiastic readers.¬†Ethan says, “This book was awesome. It was the perfect blend of action and comedy. I highly recommend this book to anybody … Continue reading

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A delight for your eyes… 1949 Chev bookmobile

A delight for your eyes…This 1949 Chevy bookmobile was in continuous use until 1991. There have been, and continue to be, many unique mobile libraries in the world. Have a lovely weekend! http://ow.ly/i/F3I92

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Shire of Mundaring Libraries have begun

Shire of Mundaring Libraries have begun our journey to become achieve accreditation as an eSmart library service. eSmart Libraries is an initiative designed to equip libraries, staff and library users with the skills for smart, safe and responsible use of … Continue reading

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Peter Carey’s “A Long Way From Home”

Peter Carey’s “A Long Way From Home” rated 8.5 out of 10 by the Mundaring School for Seniors Book Club. It’s a recommended read, because beneath the fast-paced story of the Redex round Australia car trial set in the 1950s, … Continue reading

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Have a lovely weekend!

Have a lovely weekend! Shire of Mundaring Libraries are open tomorrow at 9am to 12noon, and you can always check out eBooks, eMagazines and eAudiobooks 24/7 on our online catalogue here  

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“Never Stop Reading” campaign

The “Never Stop Reading” campaign encourages us to never stop reading to our children as they progress through primary school. Research by Curtin University literacy expert, Dr Margaret Merga, found that children continue to enjoy being read to beyond their … Continue reading

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The Lottery of Life – Author Talk by Folker Krueger

Join us in hearing long-term Darlington resident, Folker Krueger, discuss his book of stories about his work and travels, “The Lottery of Life”, at Boya Library on Thursday 10 May at 5.45pm. Folker introduces his book with these words: “Life … Continue reading

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“It’s called reading…”

Have a lovely weekend! (Image shared with creator’s permission)

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Seed Library – calling for seed donations!

Calling for seed donations! It’s been exciting to see seed donations coming into the libraries. Thanks to some wonderful volunteers from local growers groups, seed collecting, saving and sorting is moving into gear. But we need lots more seed donations! … Continue reading

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