08 February, 2007

Leaping into 2007

Pop into your Branch library for the February Events Brochures from ALL our regions.

Storytelling resumes for 2007!

Baby storytime, Eltham and Lalor Libraries, suitable for babies up to 12 months, no bookings required, pickup a bookmark with dates.

Tinytots storytime , Diamond Valley, Eltham, Mill Park, Rosanna, Thomastown and Watsonia Libraries, suitable for children aged 0-5 years, no bookings required, pickup a bookmark with the dates.
Preschool storytime at all libraries suitable for ages 3-5 years, no bookings required, pickup a bookmark with the dates.

Toddler time at Lalor Library on Wednesdays, 11-30-12pm, pickup bookmark with dates.
Bookaroo for parents and newborns, Diamond Valley, Eltham, Ivanhoe, Mill Park, Rosanna and Watsonia libraries. Pick up a bookmark with the dates.

Did you get a Digital Camera for Christmas and want to learn the basics? Get advice on taking great photos with John Spry from the Diamond Valley Photographic Society.
Thomastown Library, Tuesday 27th Feb
ruary 6.30-8pm

Love is in the air!! on Valentines Day February 14thLalor Library celebrates Valentine's Week 13th - 18th February. Receive a chocolate when you select a specially paired book duo. Be surprised when you open your mystery parcel!
Watsonia Library celebrates with a morning tea of chocolates and words of romance, 11am-12pm. Poets @ Watsonia members will read classic love poems and their own work.
Diamond Valley invites you to have a blind date with a book, free chocolates for those who dare!
Eltham Library invites you to join Astrologer Michele Finey, 7-8pm to discover what the zodiac signs and planets reveal about our relationship patterns. Light supper provided, Bookings essential.

Celebrate The Year of the Pig and Chinese New Year at:

Ivanhoe Library, Monday 19th February, 10-11am, bilingual storytime, rhymes and craft. 4-5pm Chinese lantern making.
Thursday 22nd February 4-5pm, make a paper pig.

Friday 23rd February, 10am-12pm, enjoy moon cakes and chinese tea and browse the newest additions to our Chinese collection.
Monday 26th February, 4-5pm, make a Chinese New Year card using stencils, paint and paper.

Watsonia Library, Thursday 22nd February, 10-30am-12-30pm. Welcome the Year of the Pig with green tea and moon cakes, Chinese dancer Sabrina will tell stories and demonstrate traditional Chinese dances.

Mill Park Library celebrate on Saturday 17th February 1-3pm. Chinese calligraphy, Tai Chi demonstrations, Chinese sword dancing and Chinese orchestra. Food and refreshments provided, all welcome, no bookings required.

Lalor Library
, Thursday 15th February 6-7pm, plan the year ahead using the principals of Feng Shui, booking essential!

Thomastown Library, Tuesday 13th February, 6-7pm,
plan the year ahead using the principals of Feng Shui.

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