Calendar Events - July 2018
Details about Council activities and events are available on our social media page www.facebook.com/MoreePlainsShireCouncil or by calling Customer Services on 6757 3222 anytime.
3 August – Registration for bulky waste pick up
For households in Moree and the surrounding area including Gurley, Gwydirville and Bendygleet, you must register with the Waste Hotline by Friday 3 August 2018 for the collection that begins Monday 6 August 2018.
For villages and surrounding areas including Ashley, Biniguy, Boggabilla, Boomi, Garah, Mungindi, Pallamallawa, Vitonga Road, Weemelah and Yarraman, you must register by Friday 10 August 2018 for pick-ups beginning Monday 13 August 2018.
MOREE COMMUNITY LIBRARY
Subscribe to the Library eNewsletter at www.bsl.nsw.gov.au to keep up to date with what’s happening or give us a call on 6757 3374.
Library operates Monday 10am-5pm, Tuesday 9.30am-5pm, Wednesday 10am-6pm, Thursday 9.30am-5pm, Friday 9.30am-5pm, Saturday 10am-1pm, and closed Sunday
Be Connected - Every Monday at Mungindi from 11am and every Friday at Moree from 10am throughout July.
Free technology sessions for seniors at the Library. Contact your local branch for more information or visit us online!
Knit & Natter – Fortnightly during the year (9 & 23 July) at 2.00pm-3.00pm (excludes public holidays)
A relaxed and informal get together for knitting and crocheting enthusiasts. Drop in, no bookings required. BYO knitting needles and crochet hooks, wool provided.
**New** Little Bang Discovery Club – Weekly from 23 July to 13 August 3.30 – 4.30pm
Fun-filled 4-week program that combines everyday objects and experiences with genuine scientific enquiry methods. Everyone attending will have a Little Bang Discovery Box to take home each week with a load of exciting items and activities to explore between sessions. Bookings essential and parental supervision is required. For children aged 4-6.
Storytime – Weekly during school term at 10.30am-11.00am (last session on 3 July, recommencing on 24 July)
Storytime at the Library for pre-schoolers and their carers. Enjoy stories and craft activities.
Big Sky’s Little Readers – Weekly during the school term at 3.30-4.30pm (last session on 3 July, recommencing on 24 July)
Aimed at children in Kindergarten to Grade 2, this book club meets weekly during the school term to read stories from the Library’s junior collections and make craft. Members also get to preview new books and have first opportunity to borrow them! (Operates during school term, new members welcome but must book in with Library staff).
Code Club Beginners – Fortnightly during the school term at 3.30-4.30pm (last session on 27 June, recommencing on 25 July)
Computer coding sessions for kids aged 8+. Create games and animations while learning the basics of computer coding. Bookings essential.
Book Blasters – Fortnightly during the school term at 3.30pm-4.30pm (last session on 4 July, recommencing on 1 August)
Activities for young people in Years 3-6 - Don’t fancy books? – blast that attitude and be delightfully surprised by the fun and games. (Operates during school term, new members welcome but must book in with Library staff).
Baby Bounce – Weekly during the school term at 10.30am (last session on 5 July, recommencing on 26 July)
Baby Bounce is an interactive session which includes finger play, songs and lap rhymes for babies up to 2 years, parents and carers.
**New** Robotics Club – Fortnightly during the school term at 3.30 – 4.30pm (starting 26 July)
Fun filled term of Robotics for children aged 8+! Learn the skills to program robots using various coding languages. Bookings essential.
Lego Club – Fortnightly during the school term at 3.30-4.30pm (starting 3 August)
Come in and join us for some LEGO fun! Build EPIC creations and make new friends along the way! Bookings essential. For children aged 7-12.