Free iPad Program for Seniors

SENIORS CONNECT INFORMATION SHEET Seniors Connect is a 12-month pilot program being run by Yarra Plenty Regional Library in partnership with Telstra and the State Government. As part of the program, members of Yarra Plenty Regional Library who have a Seniors Card can borrow an iPad from the library and receive personal training. (It is […]

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In Buckingham Palace in My Underwear

photo by mavro-ventura(2009)flickr One Saturday morning in 2001, Bev Moss decided to ignore the usual morning chores after a week at work and to have a coffee and a read of the paper instead. She didn't know why she was reading the employment section as she had a job in which she was happy. Not only that, […]

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Featured Face: Seniors and Volunteers Coordinator Carolyn Jury

We're profiling YPRL's Seniors and Volunteers Coordinator Carolyn Jury this week as it's National Volunteer Week. Carolyn's latest project is Words on Wheels, which was launched in May too. What do you do in your role? I am the seniors and volunteers coordinator for YPRL. I coordinate all library volunteers supporting library staff in branches, […]

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