The City of Perth Library is launching a Facebook page on Monday 3rd November.
From this date the Library Blog will no longer be updated and will eventually close.
To keep up to date with What’s Happening at the Library, visit us at our new City of Perth Library Facebook page.
The Swan Festival of Lights has been held in Perth since 2008. It celebrates the Indian festival of Deepavali (Diwali).
Celebrations begin at Langley Park from 4.30 pm on Wed 22 Oct with daily vegetarian food made available from the Annalakshmi Restaurant followed by entertainment starting at 6.30 pm and fireworks every evening. The festival will run until Sunday 26 Oct.
For more details please see : sfol.com.au
Here are some of the many books in our collection featuring India – including Indian cooking, travel and culture .
Just a reminder the Breaking down Depression and Building Resilience talk is happening on Thursday 30th October. There are still a few spots left. To book please phone the library on 9461 3500 or click here.
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Click on the image to sign up for more free comics about libraries and books on the Unshelved website.
Stuck for something to read or watch? After a recommendation? Then why not check out the new ‘staff picks’ section in the library (located at the bottom of the Hot Picks shelf). You never know what you might find!
These books are new to the City Library! Click on the images below to find out more or to reserve them for yourself.
Ever wondered what the Indieflix staff are watching? Then check out the ‘STAFF PICKS’ section on Indieflix.
To view, login into Indieflix, scroll down to ‘STAFF PICKS’ and click on the film you would like to watch or learn more about. Simple!
Check out this year’s entries for the Black Swan Prize for portraiture at the Linton & Kay Gallery, 137 St Georges Terrace, until Sunday 19 October.
This year more than 350 entries were received from around Australia. 40 finalists are on display at the gallery. The Portraiture Prize will be announced on Thursday.You can vote for the People’s Choice at blackswanprize.com.au until Thursday.
Also on display at 125 St Georges Terrace (Brookfield Place foyer) will be the Black Swan Prize for Heritage.
To help you brush-up on your painting here are some of our books:
Visit a wealth of historic buildings during Perth Heritage Days 2014 being held on the weekend 18 – 19 October. Some events and buildings will require prior bookings – please see heritageperth.com.au
Free brochures are available at the Library now – come in to collect your copy before they run out !
Here are some books from our collection :