The City of Rockingham’s libraries will spread the spirit of the festive season throughout December, with residents encouraged to attend a number of Christmas events scheduled across the City.
On Friday 7 December the Rockingham Central Library will host Christmas Carols on the Grass, with the Mandurah Concert Band to play some of the community’s favourite carols from 4pm – 8pm.
Safety Bay Library will join in the festive cheer on Tuesday 11 December when it hosts a Family Fun Christmas Party from 10.30am – 12.30pm. A choir performance, games, activities and a Christmas story time with Santa will be capped off with a delicious morning tea.
On Wednesday 19 December at the Mary Davies Library and Community Centre in Baldivis residents will be able enjoy a variety of arts and crafts, finishing with an “Aussie-themed” Christmas Story.
Rockingham Central Library will also host a Kid’s Christmas Disco on Friday 21 December, which will include a special appearance from the North Pole’s most famous resident.
Mayor Barry Sammels said places were filling up fast for all of the City’s Christmas events at the libraries.
“The City’s libraries are once again thrilled to be spreading the festive cheer this holiday season,” Mayor Sammels said.
“Our Christmas events at the libraries are perfect for people of all ages, so we encourage residents to book their place soon before spots run out.
“On Friday 14 December secret elves from all of the City’s libraries will also be out hiding books around the community for people to find, as a gift from us to residents. Be sure to keep an eye out on the City’s Facebook page for more details”
Bookings are essential to all events. For more information or to make a booking the libraries can be contacted on:
Mary Davies Library and Community Centre
17 Settlers Avenue, Baldivis WA 6171
Ph: 08 9591 0800
Rockingham Central Library
Dixon Road, Rockingham WA 6168
Ph: 08 9528 8683
Safety Bay Library
197 Safety Bay Road, Safety Bay WA 6169
Ph: 08 9528 8611
Warnbro Community Library
Swallowtail Parade, Warnbro WA 6169
Ph: 08 9528 8577
For more information on the range of events happening across the City visit the What’s On page.