Tagged: Libraries

Library welcomes addition to archives collection

October 5, 2016Posted in: Other

Archives Collection at Bowral Library

Wingecarribee Public Library has welcomed a collection of Bundanoon School Records to its Local Studies Collection. Delivered by Fiona Sullivan and Wendy Gallagher from State Records NSW the records dating from 1872 to 1961 include: The School’s Register of Admissions, Progress and Withdrawal The Visitors Book Observation Book Class Roll Books Punishment Book Council’s Information...

HSC study lock-in at Bowral Library

September 13, 2016Posted in: Events


Wingecarribee Public Libraries will host their fifth annual HSC Night Shift study lock-in on Monday 10 October at Bowral Library to help students prepare for their final exams. Year 12 students will have exclusive after-hours access to the library from 6.30pm until the lock-in concludes at 10pm. Council’s Children’s and Youth Librarian Trudy Eccleston said...

Council to host ‘Just Eat It’ at Bowral Library

July 22, 2016Posted in: Environment, Events

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To celebrate the end of the Plastic Free July Challenge, Wingecarribee Shire Council is inviting residents to a free screening of the environmental documentary ‘Just Eat It’. Council’s Waste Education Officer Esther Landells explained the concept of the month-long challenge. “The idea behind the Plastic Free July Challenge is really quite simple,” Ms Landells said. ...

Mobile printing service now available at Council Libraries

June 30, 2016Posted in: Community


Printing documents just got a whole lot easier thanks to a new printing solution being offered by Council’s Bowral, Mittagong and Moss Vale libraries. Whether in the library or at home, PrinterOn enables patrons to print from their smartphone, tablet, laptop or desktop direct to their local library. “You can send a print job from...

Bowral Library awarded for awe-inspiring display

June 29, 2016Posted in: Community

Bowral Library

Bowral Library has this month been awarded second prize for their ‘Lost Worlds’ 2015-16 Summer Reading Club display. The Summer Reading Club is a national initiative organised by the State Library of Queensland and displays were judged on narrative, budget and creativity. Wingecarribee Public Libraries Children’s and Youth Services Librarian Juliana Glumac explained the concept...