03 July, 2015

Frankston Friday - A look at our hidden collections

I fear someone has forgotten to tell these lovely people that it's, HAPPY FRIDAY everyone!

Frankston Show luncheon at the Mechanic's Institute, circa 1900


Late Open - 7 July


Lego Club at the Downs


So it's official.............our Carrum Downs kids are MASTER BUILDERS!

Thanks to everyone who joined us, we had loads of fun.














01 July, 2015

Resource of the Week - eSafety

Resource of the week - eSafety

The eSafety website, provides a safe platform for children and adults to report cyberbullying.

Launched today, the eSafety website will work with social media outlets to help remove and report issues of cyberbullying.


https://www.esafety.gov.au/

30 June, 2015

Send us your funny pics!

Have you seen our new Storytime chair?

It's a bit out there.  Are you a bit out there as well?

Take a funny pic on our super colourful chair and share
it with us!

@frankstonlibrary or #fclstorytime

9 books we can't wait to get our hands on!

 

26 June, 2015

Frankston Friday - A look at our hidden collections

It's Friday Frankston!

Don't feel like doing out?  Would you prefer to spend some quality time with yourself?

You are not the first.  John Maddox, a.k.a. 'The Frankston Hermit' was well ahead of his time.

Circa 1900

http://mpnews.com.au/2014/02/15/a-hermit-life-less-ordinary/



25 June, 2015

CBCA - Younger Readers book of the year short list 2015

The Children's Book Council of Australia recently announced their shortlists for Book of the Year.

The Younger Readers shortlist (all titles are available at the library), for the CBCA Book of the Year Awards 2015, includes:

24 June, 2015

Happy International Fairy Day

Unless you have had your head in the sand for the past 2 months, you will of course be aware that today is International Fairy Day. 

We're sorry, are you having trouble hearing us?  That would most likely be the sand in your ears............

Enjoy this lil' clip of our magical and mystical, Frankston City Library Fairy, zapping books.

video

Langwarrin Shop

Did you know that we have a little library in Langwarrin?

It's true. We even host Storytime on a Monday.



http://library.frankston.vic.gov.au/Library_Services/locations_and_hours/index.aspx#LangwarrinShop