Berri Barmera Council & Library Holiday Season 2019/20 closure dates

December 23, 2019 Uncategorised
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Berri Barmera Libraries (and Council offices) will be closed from 2pm on Tuesday 24th December 2019 and opening again on Thursday 2nd January 2020. We would like to take this opportunity to thank all our customers for the support they have given us in 2019 and we wish you all a safe and happy holiday […]

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Berri Barmera Council Summer School Holiday Guide 2019/20 available now!

December 12, 2019 Uncategorised
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We’ve just released our first Berri Barmera Council Summer School Holiday Guide 2019/20 and a copy has been distributed to all families with kindergarten and primary school aged children in our Council area.  It doesn’t matter if you are a local or a visitor to our beautiful region, the guide will give you something fun […]

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Val Oldfield author event at the Berri Library, 5.30pm, Thursday 17th October

October 1, 2019 Uncategorised
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Come and join us at the Berri Library at 5.30pm on Thursday 17th October to hear Val Oldfield talk about her life and her book “No beating about the bush”. Her book is an amazing memoir centred on her life at Mungeranie Station in the 1960s.  Mungeranie Station is a remote cattle property situated on […]

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Fun School Holiday Kids Activities at Berri Library in July!

July 5, 2019 Uncategorised
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At the Berri Library we have lots of fun activities* for kids over these July 2019 School Holidays! Craft Activity, Thu 11th July, 2.30-3.30pm Robot Fun!, Fri 12th July, 10.30-11.30am Virtual Reality Fun, Fri 12 July, 2.00-3.00pm James Travelling Magic Show, Thu 18th July, 2.30pm Spaces are limited so phone us on 8595-2666 or visit […]

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Writer in Residence at Berri Barmera Library Service

July 3, 2019 Uncategorised

We are pleased to have Royce Kurmelovs with us from Wednesday 3rd to Friday 12th July. Royce is a journalist and writer who has been widely published and is the author of 3 non-fiction books The death of Holden, Rogue nation and Boom and bust. Royce is available to connect with local readers and writers […]

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Wedding Gown Memories – SA History Festival, May 2019

May 1, 2019 Uncategorised
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Wedding gowns from the 1900’s through to today. A beautiful exhibition of the various styles, materials and memories of wedding gowns of bygone eras. Includes photographs, wedding dresses, bridesmaids’ gowns and other wedding memorabilia. On display we have a wedding dress from as far back as 1901 and every decade since, until the 1990’s. On […]

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Berri Library Seed Library

May 1, 2019 Uncategorised
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Calling all green thumbs, the Berri Library now has a Seed Library! Every month come and collect a variety of FREE seeds, including vegetables and flowers.  Then take them home and watch them grow in your garden! Help us by returning some of your own seeds – they may be some that you have grown […]

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New Kids Club at Berri Library in 2019

April 21, 2019 Uncategorised
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Since February we have been running a weekly FREE Kids Club at the Berri Library on Thursday mornings from 9.30am. The Kids Club is for children under 5yo and their parents/carers and involves a story time and craft activity. Children get a FREE Kids’s Club bag, badge and booklet.  You also get a cool stamp […]

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Digital Literacy help available – 2019 Tech Savvy Program at Berri Library & Barmera Tech Help

January 11, 2019 Uncategorised
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Not sure how to use your iPad, Android Tablet or smart phone? Want to know what AI and VR means and give them a try? Wonder how you can start streaming your favourite radio station or movie at home on your smart TV, tablet or computer? Just want some help with your laptop? Our Libraries […]

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Berri Barmera Library Service Customer Survey Results are out!

December 9, 2018 Uncategorised
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During September and October 2018 we conducted a online survey at our Berri and Barmera Libraries to find out which library services our customers find the most useful and valuable. The results are in and here are a few highlights:- The most important library services for customers are being able to borrow books & DVD’s, […]

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