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A woman’s street library becomes a neighbourhood gift

A woman’s street library becomes a neighbourhood gift

  "It has been an absolute delight watching from my window as passers-by discover it. Tiny kids on scooters will call out to their siblings to stop and spend a few minutes looking through to find a book ..." Source: A woman's street library becomes a neighbourhood...

Little Street Library in Karuah helps to unite the community

Little Street Library in Karuah helps to unite the community

  WHEN Marion Brown and husband Les moved to Karuah two years ago they wanted to become a part of the local community and find a way to contribute. Advertise with News of The Area today. It's Source: Little Street Library in Karuah helps to unite the community

Street Library Installed at Anna Bay Surf Bike and Skate

Street Library Installed at Anna Bay Surf Bike and Skate

THE Anna Bay Seven Day Makeover is on hold thanks to COVID-19 as is the planned makeover for the Medowie town centre, however locals in Anna Bay are not letting a virus make them lose Source: Street Library Installed at Anna Bay Surf Bike and Skate

Word on the street | Pakenham Gazette

Word on the street | Pakenham Gazette

Cardinia Lakes’ first street library has popped up in Windermere Boulevard – providing books for children, adults and families. Pakenham resident, … Source: Word on the street | Pakenham Gazette

Blacktown’s first free street library

Blacktown’s first free street library

A street library has been launched at 146 Fairwater Boulevard, Blacktown – breathing new life into a love for books and community. Called the ‘146 Fairwater Boulevard Free Fun Library’, it is the brainchild of local resident Guneeta Khanna and is Blacktown’s first...

Another opportunity to grab a good book

With the help of his parents Sally and Phil, six-year-old Hugh Millington-Schwan of Crabtree is helping to spread a love of literacy in his local community. Source: Huon News 

Anna Bay gets Port’s first Street Library

Anna Bay gets Port’s first Street Library

Birubi Point Community Pre-School has established the Port's first Street Library outside the centre's Anna Bay gate entrance. Source: Anna Bay gets Port's first street library

Deer Park’s mini library open for all

Deer Park’s mini library open for all

Deer Park’s Adamovic family has created a mini library in the hope the act of sharing books will help bring the community closer together. Source: Deer Park's mini library open for all

Surplus books hit streets

Surplus books hit streets

The stocks in the teen lit street library at 100 Valley Road, Hazelbrook, have recently surged. Source: Surplus books hit streets

How to build a Street Library

How to build a Street Library

Get the step by step instructions and pictures to build a street library using plywood. Here's how to build a street library that looks like a red telephone box. Create your own book exchange and build a street library to install in your neighbourhood. Source: How to...

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