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Inspiring young writers

The Swan Hill Regional Library, in conjunction with our local primary schools is thrilled to announce the launch of the Young Writers Award Writing Competition – an exciting project working with Prep to Year 6 and multiclass school children across the Swan Hill district. Designed to encourage and inspire creative ...

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Mission Australia Youth Survey

On Monday 3 April during National Youth Week (31 March-9 April), Mission Australia will launch its annual Youth Survey (2017) and will urge young people to actively express their thoughts, concerns and aspirations. With nearly 22,000 participants having their say last year, Mission Australia hopes to surpass that record in ...

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1000 Books Before School

Reading just ten minutes a day can instil a lifelong love of books and learning in young children. Research shows that children who are read to every day from an early age have extended vocabularies, increased reading readiness and improved cognitive skills when they enter school. Swan Hill Regional Library ...

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Author’s talk on Swan Hill inspired novel

The Swan Hill Regional Library is thrilled to present an evening with Darry Fraser, author of the recently published historical romance novel Daughter of the Murray. Described as fast-paced adventure romance, the story is set on the mighty Murray River in the 1890s and was inspired by the five years ...

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