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Friends of the Cooloola Shire Libraries


The broad aim of the Friends of Cooloola Shire Libraries is to give practical help in maintaining and extending library services.

The main areas of activity of our organisation are:
  1. A housebound service involving over 35 volunteers who select and deliver books to borrowers in their own homes and all aged care facilities in Gympie and Tin Can Bay.
  2. Music collection ; Volunteers collect, process, catalog and give access to a large range of donated sheet music.
  3. Local History; Volunteers give practical assistance in the Local history section of the Gympie Library.
  4. Children's Activities; Volunteers assist with storytelling and craft.
  5. Adaptive Technology; Computer Technology to assist library patrons who are unable to use ordinary library computers.

We have a general meeting every 3 months.

The membership fee is at present $3 ( this is for insurance cover )