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Thornlie Library is conveniently close to Thornlie Square Shopping Centre, Leisure World and Thornlie Primary School.

With collections to suit all ages, Thornlie Library is a great place for a family visit.

LOCATION
Thornlie Public Library, 1 Culross Avenue Thornlie WA 6108
CONTACT DETAILS
Telephone
9251 8750
Email Address
Library_queries@gosnells.wa.gov.au
MORE INFORMATION

Thornlie Library stocks over 40,000 items, provides access to many resources and offers various services and programs for adults, children, and teens throughout the year. 

The majority of library services require you to be a member but the good news is that it’s free to join!

What’s on @ Thornlie Library

Thornlie Library coordinates numerous free activities and programs throughout the year for babies and children through to adults and seniors .

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FEATURES
Parking, Universal access, Accessible parking bays, 
WHERE IS IT?

What's here+

Computer Zone

There is free Internet and PC access for library members. We also now have free wifi access. Printing and photocopying is also available for a small charge.

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Meeting Room

Thornlie Library has a meeting room available for hire, or  use by community groups.

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Book Club at Thornlie Library

Book Club at your library

Adults who love reading and like to chat about the latest book they’ve read will enjoy the monthly Book Club sessions held at each library. Books may be borrowed from the library or members can supply their own. 

Sessions run on the first and second Tuesday of each month, 6.30 - 7.30pm at the Thornlie Library. If this time doesn't suit you, there are alternative sessions available at our other libraries.


Suitable for: Adults, 
English Conversation Classes at Thornlie Library

English Conversation Classes are a free English ‘chat’ class for people wanting to improve their conversation skills. Although the format mainly caters for migrants, anyone interested in gaining confidence in speaking English is welcome to attend.

Sessions are run weekly during school terms on Wednesdays, 10am - noon. The Wednesday class is a mixed-gender class. A women-only class is available on Fridays. Contact the Library for more information and to reserve a place.

The City's libraries have resources that may also assist you, follow the links below.

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Suitable for: Adults, 
English Conversation Classes for women at Thornlie Library

English Conversation Classes are a free English ‘chat’ class for people wanting to improve their conversation skills. Although the format mainly caters for migrants, anyone interested in gaining confidence in speaking English is welcome to attend.

Sessions are run weekly during school terms on Fridays, 10am - noon. The Friday class is for women only. A mixed-gender class is available on Wednesdays. Contact the Library for more information and to reserve a place.

The City's libraries have resources that may also assist you, follow the links below.

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Suitable for: Adults, 
Family Rhyme Time at Thornlie Library

Family Rhyme Time (Ages 1 - 3 years)

The Family Rhyme Time Program uses rhymes, songs and stories to foster positive communication, enjoyable interaction and fun times between parents and children. Parents register to attend the program which runs during the school term to learn the pleasure and magic of storytelling, nursery rhymes, lullabies and songs which are shared at the group sessions with their baby or toddler.

Sessions are free, but registration is essential.

Sessions run weekly during school term only.

Session details will be provided upon registration. To register, please complete the online form below and a Young People’s Services staff member will call you to confirm your registration. Book now, as sessions fill quickly!

For more information about this program contact Young People's Library Services on 9251 8761.

Parents please note that under the Children and Community Services Act, children under 6 years old must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian at all times.

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Fees: Free
Suitable for: Families, Adults, Infants, 
Sit and Knit

Bring in your latest knitting or crochet project and join in the fun.

Join this friendly group and get to know others with the same interests. Free help is available, but the main focus is on fun and socialising.

Sit and Knit is held every second Tuesday from 1pm to 3pm.

Bring your own needles, wool and half-finished projects to complete in company. Refreshments will be provided.


Suitable for: Adults, Seniors, 
Storytime at Thornlie Library (Thursday session)

Storytime at your library

And they all lived happily ever after....

Enjoy songs, stories, nursery rhymes and craft activities. These fantastic story time sessions for pre-school children are a special treat for mums, dads and grandparents as well.

Sessions are free, and run Tuesdays and Thursdays weekly from 10.30 - 11am (except during school holidays).

No bookings necessary.

For more information about this program see Young People's Library Services on the link below.

Parents please note that under the Children and Community Services Act, children under 6 years old must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian at all times.

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Fees: Free - no bookings necessary
Suitable for: Infants, Children, 
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Storytime at Thornlie Library (Tuesday session)

Storytime at your library

And they all lived happily ever after....

Enjoy songs, stories, nursery rhymes and craft activities. These fantastic story time sessions for pre-school children are a special treat for mums, dads and grandparents as well.

Sessions are free, and run Tuesdays and Thursdays weekly from 10.30 am - 11am (except during school holidays).

No bookings necessary.

For more information about this program contact Young People's Library Services.

Parents please note that under the Children and Community Services Act, children under 6 years old must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian at all times.

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Fees: Free - no bookings necessary
Suitable for: Infants, Children, 
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Healthy eating and weight management
Wednesday, 27 May 2015
01:00 PM

These one-off introductory sessions aim to help you lose weight and feel good.

Fees: Free event
Suitable for: Adults, Seniors, 
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