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ANZAC Tribute Art Exhibition

Invitation to join artists Alex Woodley and Jack Rudd at the exhibition opening and morning tea at Southport Branch Library on Thursday 23 April 10.30am - 11.30am

Armchair travel: Walking the Camino

Teen Health and Wellness

A self-help and research resource for teens covering topics from healthy diets to grief and medical issues


Writers' block

Block out a day to work on your writing. Get expert advice from authors David Burton, Isobelle Carmody and Martin Chatterton and connect with other local writers. Saturday 9 May, 9am - 3.15pm at Robina Branch Library & auditorium.

Double the love

Discover books with a quest plot

To find out what your favourite heroes and villains are reading, with book coasters from 1 - 22 May.



All City Libraries will be closed on Saturday 25th April for the ANZAC Day Public Holiday.

Our SMS provider has recently made changes which we hope will resolve the intermittent failure of SMS message delivery to our Vodafone customers. We thank our customers with Vodafone for their patience while the vendor worked to resolve the issue.
Vodafone customers who opted out of receiving hold messages by SMS are encouraged to speak to library staff to reactivate these messages.

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One Click Digital eaudiobook of the month

Now a major motion picture The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel is a comedy about a group of British retirees who move to a run-down hotel in India.

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Beamafilm of the month

Described as the 'real Hurt Locker', Restrepo tells the true story of a US Brigade based in one of the most dangerous postings in the Afghanistan war.  

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Small Engine Repair Reference Centre

A great, DIY instructional resource for anyone working on small engines inlcuding Motocycles, boats and power equipment.

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Teen Health and Wellness

Information and advice on health issues for teens.

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Online ebook club


This month, we're discussing Ahn Do's The Happiest Refugee, a memoir about the life of one of Australia's favourite comedians.

For more information, visit Online ebook club.


Times Digital Archive

Read the world's 'newspaper of record' with articles from 1785-2009.

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