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Osborne Community Hub Open Day

Come and visit the Osborne Community Hub and discover what there is to offer.

This free event will include a Welcome to Country with Betty Gartlett, illustrating workshop for budding artists with Gabriel Evans, Storytime in the Library, cardboard robot craft, local history photograph exhibition, face painting, giant games and craft demonstrations.

Date: Tuesday 3 July 2018

Time: 10.00am – 2.00pm

Venue: Osborne Community Hub 9 - 11 Royal Street, Tuart Hill


​Time

​Event 

​10.00am​Welcome to Country
​10.00am - 2.00pm​Face Painting, Giant Games and Craft Demonstrations
​10.00am - 2.00pm​Local History Photograph Exhibition
​10.30am​Storytime in the Library
​11.30am - 12.30pm​Get The Picture! Picture book illustration with Gabriel Evans Booking Link
​1.00pm - 2.00pm​Cardboard Robot Craft at Osborne Library Booking Link



Be Connected Workshops

Do you feel you are missing out on the digital-age? 

Technology has a lot to offer older Australians, whether it be keeping in touch with relatives, managing your finances or offering entertainment.  Be Connected, through City of Stirling Libraries and Fire Tech are offering a number of one hour-long workshops aimed at improving technology skills amongst older Australians.

Be Connected is an Australia-wide initiative empowering all Australians to thrive in a digital world. Take some easy online tutorials, or check out Network Partners offering friendly help and advice.

Be Connected - Social Media

Date

Library and Booking Link

Monday 21 May, 25 June 5.30pm;     Thursday 14 June 1.00pm Inglewood
Tuesday 12 June, 19 June, 26 June 2.00pmDianella
Monday 21 May, 25 June 1.30pm;    Tuesday  5 June, 12 June 1.30pmKarrinyup
Thursday 14 June 12.30pm;     Tuesday 26 June 9.00am Mirrabooka
Tuesday 12 June, 19 June, 26 June 1.30pm Osborne
Thursday 14 June, 21 June, 28 June 1.00pm Scarborough

 

Be Connected - Computer Basics

Date

Library and Booking Link

Thursday 7 June, 14 June, 21 June, 28 June 5.30pm Dianella
Monday 28 May, 18 June 5.30pm;      Thursday 7 June 1.00pm Inglewood
Monday 28 May, Tuesday 29 May, 26 June 1.30pm Karrinyup
Thursday 24 May, 7 June 12.30;      Tuesday 5 June, 19 June 9.00amMirrabooka
Thursday 7 June, 14 June, 21 June, 28 June 11.00am Osborne
Friday 8 June, 15 June, 22 June, 29 June 1.00pm Scarborough

 

Be Connected - Internet Basics

Date

Library and Booking Link

Thursday 31 May, 21 June, 28 June 1.00pm;      Monday 11 June 5.30pm Inglewood
Thursday 31 May, 21 June, 28 June 12.30pm;      Tuesday 12 June 9.00am Mirrabooka
Monday 11 June , 18 June, 25 June 2.00pm Dianella
Monday 11 June, 18 June 1.30pm;     Tuesday 19 June 1.30pm Karrinyup
Monday 11 June, 18 June, 25 June, 2 July 6.30pm  Osborne
Monday 11 June, 18 June, 25 June 10.00am Scarborough

Laptops will be provided but attendees are encouraged to bring along their own laptop, if possible.

Bookings are essential.


iPad and iPhone Workshops

Do you have an iPad or iPhone and don't really know how to get the best out of it?

This iOS workshop by Julie Kay-Darby gives an overview of Apple devices like iPads and iPhones, as well as iCloud, the App Store, iBooks and iTunes. It will also cover the basics of email, web browsing and photos.

There will be plenty of time for your questions and answers. Participants are encouraged to bring along their own devices to the session, however it is not essential.

​Date

​Time 

​Library

​Booking Link

​Wednesday 13 December 2017
​6.00pm - 7.30pm
​Dianella Library
Dianella
​Tuesday 23 January 2018
​6.00pm - 7.30pm
​Inglewood Library
​Inglewood
​Tuesday 6 February 2018
​6.00pm - 7.30pm
​Scarborough Library
Scarborough
​Tuesday 13 March 2018
​6.00pm - 7.30pm
​Osborne Library
Osborne
​Thursday 21 June 2018
​6.00pm - 7.30pm
​Mirrabooka Library
Mirrabooka

Cost $3.30.  Coffee and Tea provided.  Bookings are essential



Selection Criteria Workshop at Mirrabooka Library

Do you need to write a selection criteria as part of your job application?

Then come along to the Selection Criteria Workshop.

This Careers Confidence workshop will review content and format to use when preparing an application with selection criteria and other additional questions.

In this skills workshop you will learn about:

  • Techniques for answering questions
  • Learn about using the STAR Model

You will also get a chance to ask questions, review actual selection criteria questions and brainstorm eye catching answers for questions.

Presented by Mercy Care in Mirrabooka

This project has been supported by the Western Australian Government through the Local ProjectsLocal Jobs program.

Date: Tuesday 3 July 2018

Time: 1.30pm – 3.00pm

Venue: Stirling Libraries – Mirrabooka

For more information and to book, please see here.  Bookings are essential.

 


Introduction to Sports/Fitness Apps & Devices at Mirrabooka

Love sport, or want to love sport, and interested in the world of Sports and Fitness Apps and Devices but don't know much about them?

This presentation will introduce you to the world of Sports Technology, show you how apps and devices inter-connect, how they can connect to your peers and training, monitor your food and fitness and even show you how to get started with just your smart phone.

Whether you are starting out or are an elite athlete these technologies are meant to get you motivated and keep you going while this introductory session will get you inspired to explore the technology that's out there and available to you for free!

This project has been supported by the Western Australian Government through the Local ProjectsLocal Jobs program.

Date: Thursday 12 July 2018

Time: 5.30pm – 7.00pm

Venue: Stirling Libraries – Mirrabooka

For more information and to book, please see here.  Bookings are essential.


My Health Record - whats's in it for you ?

By the end of 2018 every Australian will have a digital My Health Record, unless they actively choose not to.

Having a My Health Record means that a summary of a person's important health information like allergies, current conditions and treatments, medication details, pathology reports or diagnostic imaging reports can be digitally and securely stored in one place.

The WA Primary Health Alliance team will be running an information session on My Health Record, with a focus on the following;

  • What is My Health Record?
  • Benefits of My Health Record
  • The 2018 nation-wide roll out of My Health Record
  • Security and privacy
  • Questions

Date

Time

Library and Booking Link

Tuesday 17 July 20185.30pm - 6.30pmScarborough
Thursday 19 July 20185.30pm - 6.30pmMirrabooka

Bookings are essential



BEATS Bytes at Mirrabooka Library

Would you like to know more about computer basics, Internet searching, email, and social media? Come along to these quick, informative sessions.

 

Date

Time

Event and Booking Link

Monday, 30 April 20186.30pm – 7.00pmComputer basics
Monday, 7 May 20186.30pm – 7.00pmIntro to Internet
Monday, 14 May 20186.30pm – 7.00pmEmail
Monday, 21 May 20186.30pm – 7.00pmSocial media
Monday, 11 June 20186.30pm – 7.00pmComputer basics
Monday, 18 June 20186.30pm – 7.00pmIntro to Internet
Monday, 25 June 20186.30pm – 7.00pmEmail
Monday, 2 July 20186.30pm – 7.00pmSocial media

Bookings are essential.


Mirrabooka Community Hub

The Mirrabooka Community Hub is made up of a range of facilities and spaces available for community use.  For more information, go to the Mirrabooka Community Hub page.





Justice of the Peace (JP) ServiceJP Service

Stirling Libraries - Mirrabooka has a Justice of the Peace (JP) service available every Saturday

from 9.00am to 11.30am.

NEW Stirling Libraries - Karrinyup has a Justice of the Peace (JP) service available every Sunday from 2.30pm  to 4.30pm.


This is a free service to the community and no appointment is necessary.

Please note the following:

  • Certified Copies – please bring your own copies, as well as the original document. 
     
  • Documents requiring a second witness – please bring someone with you to be the second witness. e.g. Will, Enduring Power of Attorney (EPA), Enduring Power of Guardianship (EPG),  Advanced Health Directives (AHD).


Mirrabook​a Library Info Hub

Need information on local services or help filling out forms? 

Visit the Mirrabooka Library Info Hub for assistance: Tuesdays 3:00pm - 5:00pm,   Thursdays 3:00pm - 5:00pm​​ and  Fridays 9:00am - 12:00noon.


Dianella Seniors IT Support Group

Share and learn with other like-minded seniors and stay connected with family, friends and your community.

Bring along your iPad, laptop or any digital device and share your expertise and learn from others.

Library Staff will assist with BEATS sessions.

Every 2nd Monday of the month from 1-2pm.

No bookings required.

 

Knitting Group for Adults

Bring along your knitting and enjoy a cuppa. 

Dianella Library hosts a "Night Knitters" which meets every 2nd and 4th Thursday of the month from 5:30-7:30pm. 

No bookings required.




Crafters' Circle for Adults

Bring along your craft projects and join our crafters' group at Mirrabooka & Dianella Library.

Dianella Library hosts a "crafters' group" which meets every Wednesday afternoon from 1:30-4:30pm.

Mirrabooka Library hosts a "crafters' group" which meets every Thursday morning 10:00am-11:30am.

Karrinyup Library hosts a "crafters group" which meets every Tuesday evening 6.00pm - 7.00pm.

No bookings required.


Dianella Library Games Club - Canasta 5

Learn to play Canasta 5, which can be played either individually or in a partnership.  The program will run for four weeks.  

Starting from Monday 19 February 2018 from 12.30pm - 2.30pm




Scrabble Club for Adults

Come play scrabble for fun and enjoy the company of others!

Dianella Library hosts a "Scrabble Club" which meets every Wednesday morning at 10:00am.

Osborne Library hosts a "Scrabble Club" which meets every Friday morning at 10:00am. 

Inglewood Library hosts a "Scrabble Club" which meets every Tuesday night at 6:00pm.

No bookings required.


English Conversation Groups

Do you want to improve your English and meet new people at the same time?

Osborne Library run English Conversation Groups every Monday night 6:30-7:30pm and every Thursday at 10:00am-11:00am.

Mirrabooka Library run English Conversation Groups every Thursday night 6:30-7:30pm and every Wednesday at 10.30am – 11.30am.

Everyone is welcome! No bookings necessary.


Mahjong Classes

Learn and play Mahjong at your local Library

​Library
DayTimeContact

​Dianella

Thursdays

9.30am – 10.30am

9205 7740 or Dianella.Library@stirling.wa.gov.au

​Dianella

​Thursdays

​12.30pm - 2.30pm

​9205 7740 or Dianella.Library@stirling.wa.gov.au

​Scarborough

​Tuesdays

​10.00am - 12.00pm

​9205 7420 or Scarborough.Library@stirling.wa.gov.au

​Osborne

​Wednesdays

​9.30am - 11.30am

​9205 7900 or Osborne.Library@stirling.wa.gov.au

​Osborne​Thursdays​1.00pm - 3.00pm​9205 7900 or Osborne.Library@stirling.wa.gov.au (FULLY BOOKED)


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Adult Book Club

Have you ever come to the end of a great book and wished you could talk about it with a kindred soul? If you answered 'Yes', then you might want to join one of the monthly BookChat book clubs at Stirling libraries. Go to Adult book club

Young people's services

Find out what services are available at Stirling libraries for teens/young people, Spine Out magazine and Latest Graphic Novels. Go to Young people's services

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