200923: Roma Library (State Library of Queensland) – 38 to 44 Hawthorne Street – 70th Birthday from 23rd September
ROMA’S LIBRARY 70TH BIRTHDAY
2020 marks the 70th birthday of the Roma Town Library and Maranoa residents are invited to celebrate this milestone. As part of the celebration and we’re invited to help celebrate.
Council invites residents, former residents of Roma and library patrons to send us their memories, stories and photos about their experience of visiting Roma Library and what books, stories and life-long learning means to you.
Also you can drop into Roma Library and tell your story to the staff. All stories and photos will be collated for display in the Roma Library from Wednesday, 23 September 2020.
The display will include: • Local photos, stories and memorabilia • Brief biography of Paul Bauers, Roma Town Library’s first librarian and ‘What we were reading in the 1950’s’.
To send your memories, stories and photos of the Roma Library please visit Roma Library or email
Aunty Lyn will hold a special birthday story time on Thursday, 24 September at the Roma Library starting at 9.30am.
To ensure Council complies with social distancing measures (as per the Queensland Government directive) please RSVP to Roma Library Staff on 4624 0301 to allow Council to ensure there is enough space for all those wishing to attend