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Ballarat Australian Ex-Prisoners of War Memorial Trustees Book Tribute at KRC

by Ms Leonie Darken, Director of Library and Information Services Precursor to ANZAC Day Celebrations – Ballarat Australian Ex-Prisoners of War Memorial St Patrick’s College has a rich tradition of recognising Old Boys who have fought in wars. No doubt many of our students and their families will take a few moments to remember our…

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KRC Update

2020 has seen several changes in the KRC. We have welcomed our new Assistant Director Ms Ingrid Perkins. She has certainly been thrown in the deep end as she has begun her career at St Patrick’s College. She brings a wealth of experience and expertise to the position and in my absence has worked closely…

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KRC Update – September 5, 2019

During Term 3 we were delighted to be able to host a display of Artist In Residence, Robert Lee Davis’ work.- Robert visited us on many occasions to look through our collection as he researched the College’s history to shape his interpretive art work.- Robert is the winner of the 2019 Flanagan Artist in Resident…

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KRC Update – August 8, 2019

Library Closure It is our endeavour to assist students, teachers and parents by making the library accessible for them daily both prior to school and after school.- Our library operating hours are: Mon -“ Thurs 8 am -“ 5pm Friday 8am -“ 4pm Unfortunately, on Tuesday August 20, the library will not be open after…

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KRC Update – June 20, 2019

It is with both excitement and sadness that we farewell Mrs Ann-Maree Hannon from our library team.- Ann-Maree has been the Assistant Director of Library and Information Services since January this year and has shared much of her expertise with us, this we will sadly miss.- Unfortunately commuting daily has not worked well for Ann-Maree…

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Borrowing from the KRC

Borrowing from the KRC The colder months often lend themselves to curling up in a warm, comfortable spot and reading.- Borrowing in the KRC has never focused specifically on the -due date- of the book being returned, however, it may be an opportune moment to review for parents and students alike, the policies and procedures…

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KRC Update – April 4, 2019

What a busy First Term -“ looking forward to Term 2 First Term 2019 has seen much activity in the KRC.- The WIRED program has rolled out seamlessly to all year 7-9 students.- All students involved in the program have been signed up to an online Reading Log called Reading Rewards and it is hoped…

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KRC Update – March 21, 2019

Homework and Study in the KRC Students are welcome to do their homework and course revision in the KRC. We open at 8.00am and close at 5.00pm (4.00pm on Fridays). Lunch and recess are also available as times to complete homework.- Internet access is available, and this is great for those who have connectivity issues…

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KRC Update – March 7, 2019

Ballarat Australian Ex-Prisoners of War Memorial St Patrick’s College has a rich tradition of recognising Old Boys who have fought in wars.- Ballarat too has such a tradition and over the past three years the Australian Ex-Prisoners of War Memorial Trustees commenced a campaign to suggest that in lieu of Wreaths, a Book Tribute be…

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KRC Update – February 21, 2019

WIRED -“ Wide Interest Reading for English Development Years 7 – 9 WIRED has begun in earnest for the 2019 year.- This year we welcome Mrs Ann-Maree Hannon to the WIRED team.- Ann-Maree is a teacher librarian who brings a wealth of knowledge in the area of Young Adult Literature which will assist our endeavours…

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