Local authors appearance at the Library

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  • Location: Noosaville, Noosaville 4566 Queensland

Reading Rocks the Library  
The announcement of Australia's Children's Books of the Year Awards on August 20 marks the beginning of a month-long celebration of reading at the Noosa Library, where everyone is welcome to drop in to check out the exhibit and hear "reading rocks" during Book Week.

The annual awards for excellence in different categories of books for young people give Australian authors and illustrators recognition and demonstrate the wealth of great children's literature available.

Local authors with a special message will also make an appearance at the Library on Thursday, September 1st at a morning tea to kick off Adult Learners' Week.

Parents as First Teachers will highlight positive reinforcement of learning for young children, with special emphasis on safety issues.

On Friday, September 2nd at 11.00 am, Noosa Library will join organisations from all over Australia in a national simultaneous Storytime event.    Call in at the Library to enjoy a taste of "Wombat Stew" as staff share this classic Australian book by Marcia Vaughan.

Coast Reads - Vote for your favourite book!  Throughout September, readers are also invited to vote for their favourite book of all time.  Come to the Library to case your votes for Noosa's most treasured books for young and old alike.
Photograph to the right:  Library Assistant Jane Harding with patron Bronley Norman and colleague Chantelle Kenzler
• For further information, please contact :   Maureen O'Shea 5442 4411

Noosa Council Contact Details:
Street Address:
Noosa Council, 9 Pelican Street Tewantin, Queensland, Australia
Postal address:
Chief Executive Officer, Noosa Council, PO Box 141 Tewantin, Queensland, Australia 4565
Ph 07 5449 5200 Fax 07 5447 1062
Overseas callers telephone 617 5449 5200
Web: www.noosa.qld.gov.au


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