Cassowary Coast Regional Council

Welcome to Cassowary Coast Libraries

 

Cassowary Coast Libraries is a welcoming, inclusive place for all members of the community. Each branch provides comfortable reading spaces, computer and Wi-Fi access and a range of programs and services.

Cassowary Coast Libraries is a service of Cassowary Coast Regional Council. 

 

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Library News

 

Baby Bounce - resumes February

Baby bounce is a fun, early literacy program filled with music, movement, rhythm and rhyme for parents and little ones from birth to 2 years of age. 

This First Five Forever program encourages  communication,  language and social skills, and is available at all library branches.  Older siblings welcome. Call 1300 366 616 or go to the Events Calendar for session times.

 

Story Time - resumes February

Stories, singing and craft. Foster a love of reading with our Story Time program for emerging readers and their parents and guardians. This program is available at all library branches for children age 2 - 5 years. Siblings welcome. 

Call 1300 366 616 or go to the Events Calendar for session times.

 

 

 

Jigsaw Puzzles available for loan

Cassowary Coast Libraries is excited to announce our NEW jigsaw puzzle collection, available for loan from Cardwell, Innisfail, Tully & Wongaling Libraries. Puzzles can be borrowed for 3 weeks, reserved and transferred to other branches. There's sure to be something for everyone, with 500 and 1000 piece puzzles in an assortment of designs. View our full range on our online catalogue.

 

 

Summer Reading Club - December 2018 to January 2019

The Australian Summer Reading Club is an annual program delivered in libraries and online that aims to encourage a continued love of reading amongst children and young people during the summer school holidays.

Upon registration, each participant will receive a free Summer Reading Club kit, containing an activity book, reading log, competitions and more. This year's theme is Curious Creatures, and children and young people will be encouraged to explore and connect with a curiosity of creatures - real and imagined! Registrations open 1 December 2018.

 

 

Monthly Movie  

Innisfail Regional Library hosts a free movie every month! Come for a cuppa and a chat as we compare the book and the movie. Third Friday of every month. Spaces are limited, so bookings are essential. Call 1300 366 616, and visit our Facebook page to see what movie is viewing next.

 

Movie sessions for children and teens also available during school holidays.

 

 

Library services and resources are funded by Council and the Queensland State Government. Cassowary Coast Libraries receives financial assistance from the Queensland Government through the State Library of Queensland.