At the City of Kalamunda Libraries we offer more than just items to borrow, we are also about spaces; spaces for everyone at your library!
Enjoy our relaxing spaces to read daily copies of the West Australian and the Australian. Current issues of magazines are also available to read in the library.
Spaces are available for individuals and small groups to study or work or just relax.
WiFi is available at Kalamunda, Forrestfield and High Wycombe libraries.
Drinks and small amounts of food are allowed in the libraries, but please keep them away from library resources and place rubbish in bins provided.
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Libraries have expanded beyond traditional roles and are reaching further into their communities.
People who are physically unable to visit the library may be eligible for a library delivery service. We deliver books, magazines, talking books, large print and many other items that are available for loan.
Please phone your local library to ask about this service.
The City of Kalamunda Libraries provide an outreach service promoting library services for adults and children through ‘pop-up libraries’ held at various locations throughout the year.
Day & Date: TuesdayVenue: Forrestfield Library, 3 Salix Way, ForrestfieldTime: 12:30pm – 2:30pm
For community members whose first language is not English. Kelas Bercakap Bahasa Inggeris | 英语会话课 | Aulas de conversação em inglês | 英語話す授業
Day & Date: Wednesday Venue: Forrestfield Library, 3 Salix Way, ForrestfieldTime: 10:00am – 11:30am
Need a hand with your smartphone? Would you like to read or listen to books on your tablet? Or send a text, use social media or download an app?
Tech Chat is an informal information session where you will be able to relax with some afternoon tea while learning about your smartphone, tablet or other mobile device.
Day & Date: ThursdaysVenue: Forrestfield Library, 3 Salix Way, ForrestfieldTime: 2pm–4pm
Consider. Reflect. Share. Repeat.
Day & Date: Every second Friday (starting Friday, 7th August 2020)Venue: High Wycombe Library, 15 Markham Road, High WycombeTime: 3.30pm to 4.45pm
At High Wycombe Library we will tackle the big questions. All are welcome to share their thoughts and insights. Respect and tolerance are non-negotiable. Members are encouraged to borrow books and magazines from our recently expanded Philosophy collection.
No bookings required
Have you always liked the idea of joining a book club, but had concerns about committing to reading the book? Meet our new Book Discussion Group!
Day & Date: Third Wednesday of each month (starting Wednesday, 19th August 2020)Venue: High Wycombe Library, 15 Markham Road, High WycombeTime: 10am
Each month we suggest a discussion topic. Patrons are invited to read (or listen to - or even watch) any book, audiobook or DVD based on that topic or theme. We can help you find material from our collection. Your reading (or listening or viewing) can
inform your contribution to a discussion held at the library. No bookings required
Check Out & Return Seeds - Promoting sustainability, community collaboration and engagement through sharing of seeds and knowledge.
Venue: High Wycombe Library, 15 Markham Road, High Wycombe
‘Check out’ up to 2 packets of seeds from the library - free!Plant the seeds in your garden, care for them, reap the harvest and enjoy your produce.‘Return’ seeds saved
from your crop back to the libraryGrow your gardening knowledge by borrowing books from our collectionContact us on 9257 9974 to learn more!
The libraries hold various events throughout the year for adults on a wide variety of topics.
Workshops and talks provide something engaging and entertaining across a broad range of interests, from technology through to experts giving advice and tips on a range of subjects.
Author talks are an opportunity to meet one of your favourite authors or discover someone new! Books are often available for purchase and signing.
For details of upcoming workshops, talks and Author Events please check What’s on.
Christine Jayne Lightowler JP (WA reg. no. 30106) is available at Forrestfield Library located at 3 Salix Way, Forrestfield on Mondays 10.00am - 1.00pm & Thursdays 2pm - 4.30pm.
No appointment necessary.