JUST4KIDS: the story so far

In 2011, Watsonia Library had its first Just4Kids program. This was a monthly event held for primary-school aged children in the afternoon. Let's view the story so far ... and see what the kids think of it.     Artistic (Cartooning)     Cheerful (Cheerleading)     Experimental (Science Experiments)     Free Play (Snow…
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Carol’s Headstone Photographs

This is a terrific effort by a local and family historian who offers free photographs of headstones for mostly country cemeteries in her database of Victorian cemeteries. These cemeteries are listed on her website together with the names on the headstones. The latest addition to this is the Kangaroo Ground Cemetery Other local cemeteries include…
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What Makes Up A Good Book?

Working in the library, staff are always getting asked to recommend “a good book” for borrowers to read. My question is what makes up a good book? Reading tastes are as individual as finger prints and as complex as DNA. One person might like a particular genre but only read some of the books that…
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