Alice Springs Public Library

Library News

Launch of Children's Book 'My Two Blankets'

‘My Two Blankets’ is a children’s picture book by first-time author Irena Kobald, illustrated by Freya Blackwood. Alice Springs Public library was very pleased to hold a launch of this book on Saturday 15th March.

Vote for Alice Springs Public Library in "Australia's Favourite Library" competition!

The Australian Library and Information Association is looking for Australia’s Favourite Library, and we, The Alice Springs Public Library, have been nominated! Click on the link to read more, and vote.

Come and Read Like A Demon with the Melbourne Football Club Players

12.30pm – 1.30pm on Saturday 1 March, 2014. Join in the fun! Meet and read with the players. Enjoy free activities, giveaways, healthy snacks, and player autographs. All welcome! For more information please call (08) 89500 555.

Highlights of the Library School Holiday Program

January was very busy at the library with many holiday activities for children and youth most of which were related to the theme of ‘investigation’, the theme of this year’s Summer Reading Club. The following were some of the highlights of the program:

World Water Day - Friday 22nd March

The library will host a display to commemorate World Water Day - come and check it out!

Library Calendar

30-04-2014: Author Talk with David McLean

Adults and teenagers are invited to this free event where David McLean will talk about the writing of his young adult novel 'Finding Coaby', which addresses teenage depression.

10-05-2014: Katherine Stubbs NT Judge of Children's Book Council of the Year Awards

Katherine will talk about her role as judge, the judging process and the joys and agonies of choosing the six best books for each category.