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Virtual Storytime and Rhymetime with Shan
Posted 03 April 2020 Virtual Storytime and Rhymetime with Shan

Come and join us for our Virtual Storytime and Rhymetime. You can dance, sing and listen along with Shan at Bassendean Memorial Public Library.

Never fear, Pick and Drop is here!!!!
Posted 31 March 2020 Never fear, Pick and Drop is here!!!!

We are happy to introduce our temporary ‘Pick and Drop’ service for all library members that live in the Town of Bassendean catchment area- Bassendean, Ashfield and Eden Hill.

Please NO Returns...
Posted 25 March 2020 Please NO Returns...

Unfortunately, we cannot take any returns at the moment. You can contact us and get your loans renewed for 6 weeks.

Good news!!!!!!!
Posted 20 March 2020 Good news!!!!!!!

We have temporarily extended our loan periods and number of items you can have on your card.

Virtual Storytime with Shan
Posted 18 March 2020 Virtual Storytime with Shan

We are developing a Virtual Rhymetime and Storytime for all our young patrons. Please check our website later for start dates and times.

All our eResources are available 24/7
Posted 17 March 2020 All our eResources are available 24/7

The Library eResources are available 24/7, allowing you to access both reading and listening material; ebooks, eAudio talking books, eMagazines and online movies. All you need is the password and your membership card. Download the appropriate apps and your holidays are planned.

Learn how to Crochet!  - A Library Lunchtime Interlude (SUSPENDED)
Posted 13 March 2020 Learn how to Crochet! - A Library Lunchtime Interlude (SUSPENDED)

Come and join us at our next Lunchtime Interlude and learn how to crochet on Monday 23 March, 2020

Mobile Printing Service
Posted 06 March 2020 Mobile Printing Service

Simply submit documents for printing and come to the library to release and pick up your document.

Literary Salon in the Library with Bron Bateman (SUSPENDED)
Posted 03 March 2020 Literary Salon in the Library with Bron Bateman (SUSPENDED)

Our first Literary Salon for 2020 is Wednesday 1 April, with Bron Bateman. Join us for a literary night to be motivated and moved.

Coffee Pods Recycling
Posted 25 February 2020 Coffee Pods Recycling

Did you know that we have a coffee pod recycling box in the Library foyer? In just over 6 months, this box has been filled 10 times!

An eco-friendly Furoshiki art workshop
Posted 17 February 2020 An eco-friendly Furoshiki art workshop

Come and join us at our next Lunchtime Interlude on Friday 28 February 2020. Furoshiki is a traditional Japanese wrapping cloth, used to carry gifts and other goods.

myGov Workshop
Posted 05 February 2020 myGov Workshop

Come and join us at our next workshop on Friday 21 February and Learn how to access government services online with a brief introduction about myGov. This is a free event

Cancelled- Old Perth Road guided walk
Posted 04 February 2020 Cancelled- Old Perth Road guided walk

Due to extreme heat the Old Perth Road guided walk for today has been cancelled. Our next guided walk will be on 3 March - Historic Homes.

Gina Ogilvie is Community Citizen of the Year
Posted 26 January 2020 Gina Ogilvie is Community Citizen of the Year

Little Libraries are Big Winners

Mahjong (SUSPENDED)
Posted 17 January 2020 Mahjong (SUSPENDED)

Mahjong for Beginners at Bassendean Library Expressions of interest. Date is yet to be confirmed but likely to be in March. Sign up at the Library Information desk or call 9279 2966

Cyber Citizens (SUSPENDED)
Posted 17 January 2020 Cyber Citizens (SUSPENDED)

Are you new to the digital world? Would you like to learn to learn how to use your new smart phone or tablet/iPad? Do you need help with social media? We can help! Our trainers are available to help you navigate the new digital world

Free English classes in the Library! (SUSPENDED)
Posted 15 January 2020 Free English classes in the Library! (SUSPENDED)

Our ESL classes return 3rd February 2020.

Christmas/New Year Closure
Posted 23 December 2019 Christmas/New Year Closure

Bassendean Memorial Library is closed from 23 December to 1 January, 2020. We will open 9am Thursday 2 January, 2020

Festive Season Closure
Posted 20 December 2019 Festive Season Closure

We are counting down to our Xmas break! We are open today until 12pm, & tomorrow, 9am-1pm.

Christmas Angel Wings
Posted 07 December 2019 Christmas Angel Wings

For the month of December we have a special display up - come and take a photo in front of our Christmas Angel Wings.

Justice of the Peace
Posted 03 December 2019 Justice of the Peace

Our last Justice of the Peace session for 2019 will be held on Wednesday 11 December.

Good News.........
Posted 28 November 2019 Good News.........

We are excited to announce that we have removed our Administration Fee!

Literary Salons in the Library with Emily Paull
Posted 19 November 2019 Literary Salons in the Library with Emily Paull

Join us for our next Literary Salons in the Library with Emily Paull on Wednesday 4 December 2019 at 6:00pm

Christmas Fairy, Elf and Santa
Posted 13 November 2019 Christmas Fairy, Elf and Santa

Bassendean Memorial Library invites you and your little ones to come help us celebrate Christmas. We will be visited by a Christmas Fairy and Elf, and Santa on 4 December, 2019

eServices....
Posted 06 November 2019 eServices....

Did you know you can access your Library account from the comfort of your home?

Sunday 17 November family bike ride
Posted 06 November 2019 Sunday 17 November family bike ride

Ponies and fairies

International Games Day
Posted 02 November 2019 International Games Day

To celebrate International Games Week we invite you to come down and enjoy our awesome board games collection on Tuesday 5th November Open Day

An Afternoon Affair - Built Perth with Elliot Langdon
Posted 23 October 2019 An Afternoon Affair - Built Perth with Elliot Langdon

Built Perth uncovers the stories behind 50 of the Perth’s most fascinating and beautiful buildings.

October Spring Book Sale!!!
Posted 18 October 2019 October Spring Book Sale!!!

Get ready for the Library Book Sale.... Come in early to grab a bargain, its starts! Saturday 19 October to Saturday 26 October, 2019

An Afternoon Affair : a Literary Event with Holden Sheppard
Posted 04 October 2019 An Afternoon Affair : a Literary Event with Holden Sheppard

Join us for our first An Afternoon Affair : a Literary Event on 17 October, 2019 at 4.30pm with Holden Sheppard in conversation with Gabriella Filippi.

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