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John Kendrick - lives on in his bird calls.

If you have ever listened to Radio NZ you'll have heard the Morning Report bird calls each morning.
John spent his life in the outdoors filming and soundrecording wildlife throughout New Zealand.
"New Zealand bird calls" by Lynette Moon uses a lot of John's recording. John's death is a great loss, but his work lives on in his recordings. New Zealand bird calls

Alice the camel has 3 humps...

Alice the camel has 3 humps! Alice the camel has 3 humps! rang loudily around the Morrinsville library this morning.
50 preschoolers and caregivers braved the wind and rain to come and have fun at Toddler Time.There are just 3 more sessions to go before we break for the July school holidays.
Toddler time is 30 minutes of stories, songs and music lead by our enthusiastic librarians. You don't have to be a library member to join in. Come along and join in when you can!Toddler time runs during term time at each of our libraries. Matamata & Te Aroha on Tuesday at 11.00am and Morrinsville on Wednesday at 11.00am

Don't forget to bring your books along and exchange them while you're here.



Book review winners

It is really great to see a school adding book reviews. Congratulations to NB, you are our young winner this week.

Our adult winner is the lucky Jodster again. I hope you are both going to enjoy your prizes.

We will continue with the weekly draw at this stage, so keep those reviews coming in.