Join us in celebrating Library and Information Week 2020! Library and Information Week is held from 25-31 May and this year's theme is CREATE! Visit our Facebook page daily during the week for a fabulous range of entertaining and informative online events guaranteed to unleash your creativity!
We invite you to sit back and CREATE with us as we bring you a jam packed week full of virtual programs for all ages! Find your next great read, discover what our librarians are reading and recommending, become a tech whiz, share a sweet treat or learn a new skill!
Monday 25 May - Put your culinary skills to the test with a cooking demonstration and learn how easy it is to download delicious recipes straight to your device using Axis 360. Then, join us at 4pm as we show you how to code a simple animation using Scratch block based coding!
Tuesday 26 May - Tune in to Facebook for some great reading recommendations! Learn what our librarians are reading and find titles to add to your must-read list.
Wednesday 27 May - Join us for a special performance of Whitney and Britney: Chicken Divas, as libraries across Australia come together to celebrate the National Simultaneous Storytime 2020! You'll love this fun and fabulous story of the glamorous Whitney and Britney and their foxy friend Dora Von Dooze!
Thursday 28 May - Can you smell that popcorn? Take a trip with us to the movies as we review the best films available on Kanopy films which library members can access from home, for free!
Friday 29 May - Become a tech aficionado! Learn how to access the library's fantastic range of e-resources, and uncover your family history with Ancestry Library Edition.
Saturday 30 May - Just Google it! Learn how to use Google apps and discover all of the great features of the library's free GCF Learning database.
Sunday 31 May - Sit back, relax and catch up on the latest news with library's digital newspapers.
We have renewed your items automatically until the library reopens
To remove the worry about overdue items while the library is closed, we have automatically renewed your times. While the library's return chutes remain temporarily closed, please keep your items at home until libraries reopen.
Provide feedback on draft Budget and Operational Plan
Council invites feedback on the draft documents from all interested stakeholders and members of the community. Written or electronic submissions are invited until 5pm on Friday 29 May, 2020.
The MRL Draft Budget and Operational Plan is available online for review https://www.dubbo.nsw.gov.au/public-exhibition/draft-delivery-program-and-operational-plan
For more information, visit the website: www.mrl.nsw.gov.au