Library Day on Saturday, 20 February

February 15, 2021 | Posted in Library, membership | By

Our next Library day will be from 10.00 to 12.30 on Saturday 20 February 2021 , no booking required, but COVIDSafe rules apply. You can borrow up to 20 items, so there are plenty of opportunities to inspire you.

Planning is underway to hold a library fundraiser at the evening meeting of 1 April. To this end, our librarian Beth Clary,  is seeking donations of quilting related books and other craft/quilting supplies.  There will be a donations box in the back store room.

Membership for 2021 can be renewed online, by direct deposit or by sending a cheque to the Membership Secretary. If you make a direct deposit, please make sure you let the Membership Secretary know your details.

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Library open at Evening Meeting: 4 February

February 3, 2021 | Posted in Library, Meetings | By

Just another quick reminder that we are having our first meeting in the hall for 12 months this week on Thursday evening. We will have the library available, so come along, return your books and pick up some more inspiration.

The library will be open before and after the meeting. COVIDSafe rules apply. You can return books in the library dropbox. Returned books aren’t available for immediate re-borrowing. Access to the library shelves is limited by distance rules, but you will get your turn!  Borrowing limit is now 20 items.

 

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Library Day & Membership Renewals: Saturday 16 January

January 12, 2021 | Posted in Library, membership | By

Our next Library day will be from 10.00 to 12.30 on Saturday 16 January 2021 , no booking required. Our librarian, Beth, has some new books which will be available for loan. You can now borrow up to 20 items, so there are plenty of opportunities to inspire you.

Our Membership Secretary, Helen, will be present at the library day if you prefer to renew your membership for 2021 in person. She will have new cards for those who have already renewed.

Membership for 2021 can be renewed online, by direct deposit or by sending a cheque to the Membership Secretary. If you make a direct deposit, please make sure you let the Membership Secretary know your details.

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Saturday 12 December: Library Day, Membership, Blankets of Love

December 8, 2020 | Posted in Library, membership | By

Our next Library day will be from 10.00 to 12.30 on Saturday 12th December , no booking required. Our librarian Beth has some new books which will be available for loan. You can now borrow up to 20 items, so there is plenty of opportunities to inspire you over the Christmas break.

Our Membership Secretary, Helen, will be present at the library day if you prefer to renew your membership for 2021 in person. She will have new cards for those who have already renewed.

Membership for 2021 can be renewed online, by direct deposit or by sending a cheque to the Membership Secretary. If you make a direct deposit, please make sure you let the Membership Secretary know your details.

Also on 12 December, Kay Provins, the Blankets of Love co-ordinator, will be in the car park at Cook between 9.30 and 10.30 to accept your donations. She is the one in a blue Mazda! Details on how to make a Blanket of Love were in the recent newsletter. If you can’t make it to the car park, they can be dropped at Kay’s, left with Cornelia, or in the room at a Sit & Sew.

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Library Day – Saturday, 14 November

November 10, 2020 | Posted in Library, membership | By

Our next Library day will be from 10.00 to 12.30 on Saturday 14th November, no booking required. Our librarian Beth has some new books which will be available for loan.

Our Membership Secretary, Helen, will be present at the library day if you prefer to renew your membership for 2021 in person. She will have new cards for those who have already renewed

Membership for 2021 can be renewed online, by direct deposit or by sending a cheque to the Membership Secretary. If you make a direct deposit, please make sure you let the Membership Secretary know your details.

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Library Day – 17 October

October 13, 2020 | Posted in Library, membership | By


Our next Library day will be from 10.00 to 12.30 on Saturday 17th October, no booking required. Our librarian Beth has some new books which will be available for loan.

Our Membership Secretary, Helen, will be present at the library day if you prefer to renew your membership for 2021 in person.

Membership for 2021 can be renewed online, by direct deposit or by sending a cheque to the Membership Secretary. If you make a direct deposit, please make sure you let the Membership Secretary know your details.

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Library Day on Saturday 19 September

September 15, 2020 | Posted in Cook premises, Library, membership | By

There’s is another library session on Saturday 19th Sept. 10.00-12.30 in the CQ room.

Membership Secretary, Helen Druett, will also be there so that folks can renew their membership for 2021

There are new books available and the titles are listed in the latest two issues of Connecting Threads (June & September). Beth has increased the limit on the number of items that members can borrow.

Borrowing will be permitted – members will be asked to do this quickly as only a few members will be able to access the cupboards at any one time due to spacing restrictions.  Returned books cannot be borrowed as they will need to be quarantined/ sanitized.

COVID Safety Procedures are being followed for this room opening – washing/ sanitising your hands, social distancing etc.

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Library Day on Saturday, 15 August

August 12, 2020 | Posted in Cook premises, Library | By

Another Library session is planned for the room this Saturday , 15 August  (10am-2pm).

Borrowing will be permitted – members will be asked to do this quickly as only a few members will be able to access the cupboards at any one time due to spacing restrictions.  Returned books cannot be borrowed as they will need to be quarantined.

COVID Safety Procedures are being followed for this room opening – washing/ sanitising your hands, social distancing etc.

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Another library day on Saturday (18 July)

July 17, 2020 | Posted in Library | By

For those of you who were unable to go to the library day on Tuesday, another Library session is planned for the room tomorrow, Saturday, 18 July (10am-2pm).

Borrowing will be permitted – members will be asked to do this quickly as only a few members will be able to access the cupboards at any one time due to spacing restrictions.  Returned books cannot be borrowed as they will need to be quarantined.

Beth Clary
Librarian

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Evening Meeting – Thursday 7 July

July 4, 2016 | Posted in Meetings | By

 

The evening meeting is this Thursday 7pm, for a 7.30pm start, in the Hall at the Cook Community Hub.

The special show & tell will have a theme of  our second decade 1986-1995. Quilts that were on display at Erindale Library will be returned. Please bring along any quilts that you have made in this decade – it is always great to see quilts from the past.

You can get pick up and return your raffle tickets at the meeting. Leonie will be happy to help you out. The more tickets sold the better we are able to support Canberra Quilters’ activities. One of the raffle quilts is in the banner of this post.

All the usual meeting fun- lucky door prize, badge draw, raffle and regular show and tell. Library is open before and after the meeting in the CQ room. Don’t forget to stay and chat over a cuppa and check out the show and tell.

 

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