Due for some vitamin sea? Can’t sea the fo-rest for the trees? Time to retreat and not abandon trip with a journey from your armchair with TAFE NSW Hunter & Central Coast Libraries at your surfice.
Book: Bon : the last highway
The untold story of Bon Scott and AC/DC’s Back In Black. This is the original, forensic, unflinching and masterful biography Bon Scott has so richly deserved and music fans around the world have been waiting for.
DVD: La La Land
Emma Stone and Ryan Gosling star as Mia and Sebastian, an actress and a jazz musician pursuing their Hollywood dreams — and finding each other — in a vibrant celebration of hope, dreams, and love.
Book: Superfood family classics
If you’re looking for fresh ideas and an easy way to make healthy eating a part of everyday family life, Jamie’s Super Food Family Classics is the book for you.
Book: The Shepherd’s hut
A rifle-shot of a novel – crisp, fast, shocking – The Shepherd’s Hutis an urgent masterpiece about solitude, unlikely friendship, and the raw business of survival.
Be beachy keen, let your endolphins run high, don’t soboateur your chances and don’t be late to check-in to TAFE NSW Hunter & Central Coast Libraries and check-out (or else suffer pier-pressure).
December 3 is International Day of People with Disability. It aims to increase public awareness, understanding and acceptance of people with disability and celebrate their achievements and contributions. The theme this year is ‘Empowering persons with disabilities and ensuring inclusiveness and equality’. Join in on the IDPwD events around NSW!
Looking for something closer to home? Newcastle’s Grain Silos Shine a Light each year to mark this important date.
Accessible Arts, the peak organisation for Arts and Disability in NSW, works with cultural organisation Octapod on advocacy, capacity building and removing barriers to accessing the arts in Greater Newcastle. Dr Riona Tindal, Accessible Arts Deaf Arts Coordinator, will be based at Octapod throughout 2019 to address the arts and cultural needs of people with disability in the region.
We also provide a Disability Resources LibGuide with services, support and information available for TAFE NSW students and staff.
The White Ribbon campaign is active in over 60 nations across the world and is a global movement working to end male violence against women and girls. The movement seeks to promote healthy relationships, gender equity and a compassionate vision of masculinity.
Please support this day by thinking of the 58 women who have been killed by men in acts of violence in Australia since 1st January 2018 and also wearing a White Ribbon on November 23rd.
Last week Hamilton Library, in conjunction with Cert IV Youth work students hosted a morning tea in support of White Ribbon day. More than 60 staff and students enjoyed lovely treats while listening to Brooke from VOCAL speak of the effects of domestic violence on the women in our community.