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Berri Barmera Council Libraries set to re-open for limited public access

May 14, 2020 Uncategorised

When we will open? We are pleased to announce that we are re-opening our libraries for public access under the current State Government three-step approach to lifting the COVID-19 restrictions across South Australia. The Berri Library, because it is a joint use library that also services school clients from Glossop High School, will open for […]

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COVID-19 Library Activities and Services

April 1, 2020 Uncategorised

Latest Update (29 June 2020): Step 3 of the State Government easing of COVID-19 restrictions.  Libraries are no longer required to have a COVID-19 Safe plan. People must still maintain physical distancing of 1.5 m. Customers should not attend if unwell. Upon entry and exit customers should sanitise their hands. Internet bookings have been extended […]

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Library services temporarily suspended at Berri Barmera Council

March 23, 2020 Uncategorised

Just to let you know that all Council’s offices will be closed to face to face contact effective from 5:00pm tonight (23 March 2020). Council’s 2 libraries located in Berri and Barmera will be closed for face to face public contact. Berri Library, due to being joint use with the Department for Education, will remain […]

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How Berri Barmera libraries are responding to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak

March 18, 2020 Uncategorised

Just to let all our customers know that our libraries are still open for borrowing and returning books and other resources, as well as photocopying/scanning and computer access.  We would like staff and customers to take the “Simple steps to help stop the spread” and employ the social distancing recommendations of 1.5m. We are temporarily […]

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Lego Club at Barmera Library every Thursday 4-5pm during school term time

February 5, 2020 Uncategorised
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The Lego Club program at Barmera Library has been consistently well attended since starting in October 2019. If you’d like to see what the children have been creating, check out the great Lego display behind the Barmera Library front counter. We have received many positive comments from parents and caregivers on this new Lego initiative […]

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Uni SA & BBC On-Line Library Customer Service Quality Survey 2020

February 4, 2020 Uncategorised

Please help assess the services of the Berri Barmera Library Service by filling in an online questionnaire. We would like your quick impressions, and it should take no more than 10 minutes to complete. Complete the questionnaire to reflect your opinions, not those of any child (under 15) or other person(s) that may be in […]

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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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