PUZZLE 11 – Think Outside the Box – URBAN Themed

 

PUZZLE ELEVEN

Wednesday 15 August 2018

Can you guess the URBAN themed MOVIE?

Solve the Rebus Puzzle by sounding out the pictures from left to right

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Click HERE to enter!

You have until Friday 31 August to get your answers in.

THINK OUTSIDE THE BOX!

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National Science Week starts Today!

National Science Week is one of Australia’s largest festivals, with more than 1.3 million people joining in over 2100 events held right across the country in 2017. This year, National Science Week will be held from 11-19 August. To find out more visit www.scienceweek.net.au.

The Library in conjunction with Sydney Science Festival will be hosing several events to celebrate National Science Week. In addition to our events, the Library invites you to take a ‘Brain Break’ and join in from the comfort of home just by visiting the Science Week section in our Library Catalogue. Try out some science experiments, challenge your science knowledge with the quizzes, learn some fun fast science facts and take part in some very important science research to help our wonderful Great Barrier Reef. Why not borrow some of our amazing science resources to find the answers, additional experiments and more fun science related facts? Check out our online science resources to learn even more.

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Australia’s 50 Favourite Kids’ Books

 

 

Wondering how to get your child to read more? Better Reading have released their Top 50 reads of 2018 for kids as voted for by the Australian public. These books are adored by many children so why not suggest them to you reluctunt reader? Some of them are available in Audio format so you can even listen to them on the way to school and soccer practice!

The Top 10 are featured below and include some old favourites and some new releases. See Full List  – the Library has the majority of  titles available for reservation now.

Top 10 Kid’s Books:

Harry Potter Series
by JK Rowling

Faraway Tree Series by
Enid Blyton

Alice Miranda Series by Jacqueline harvey

Matilda
by Roald Dahl

Kensy & Max: Breaking News by Jacqueline Harvey

BFG
by Roald Dahl

Charlotte’s Web
by EB White

Anne of Green Gables
by LM Montgomery

Wonder
by RJ Palacio

Nevermoor: The Trials of Morrigan Crow
by Jessica Townsend

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PUZZLE 10 – Think Outside the Box – URBAN Themed

 

PUZZLE TEN

Wednesday 8 August 2018

Can you guess the URBAN themed MOVIE?

Solve the Rebus Puzzle by sounding out the pictures from left to right

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Click HERE to enter!

You have until Friday 31 August to get your answers in.

THINK OUTSIDE THE BOX!

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Ned Kelly Awards 2018 Shortlist

The Australian Crime Writers Association (ACWA) has announced the shortlists for this year’s Ned Kelly Awards for Australian crime writing.

The shortlisted works in each category are:

Best crime fiction

Best true crime

Best first fiction

The winners will be announced on 26 August during the Melbourne Writers Festival.

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