Business Bootcamp

Got a side hustle? A great idea for a business? Perhaps you're looking to monetise your hobby. YPRL has everything you need to jumpstart your business this summer. Across January and Feburary 2019, YPRL is proud to be presenting free Business Minded workshops. Learn how to transform your hobby into a side hustle with Turn your passion…
View More about Business Bootcamp

Librarian Confessions

I have a guilty reading secret.  As a librarian I do try to read widely and of course have a focus on literary novels and the literary prize winners. But now in 2019 I thought I had better come clean and confess that I also absolutely adore a good thriller, the anti-hero who always gets…
View More about Librarian Confessions

CEO Reads: Once Upon a River

Once Upon A River I have read Setterfield’s The Thirteenth Tale, a gothic suspense tale that celebrates the joys of real storytelling, and really enjoyed the 12 tales that did exist as well as the mystery of the thirteenth tale. Well worth your time if you haven’t read it. It was also made into a…
View More about CEO Reads: Once Upon a River

NGV Kids on Tour 2019

  Do you like to play make believe?  Are you a curious creature?  Close your eyes and imagine - transform, fly, or travel through infinite worlds. Your creativity can take you anywhere with activities and workshops exploring the National Gallery with upcoming NGV Kids on Tour 2019 activities at your local library this January! NGV…
View More about NGV Kids on Tour 2019

Libraries Change Lives… Pass It On!

      I’ve never been shy in expressing how libraries (and librarians, for that matter) have changed my life, to anyone who will listen. Often, my passionate and excited words stimulate energetic conversation on shared experiences and new discoveries. At times however, I am surprised by the reactions my sentiments evoke. Though clichéd, an outdated perception…
View More about Libraries Change Lives… Pass It On!

YPRL Top Books of 2018

We asked our Book Clubs to tell us their favourite reads...   All the Light We Cannot See A Man Called Ove The Last Painting of Sara De Vos Big Little Lies The Light Between Oceans Then we looked at ALL the borrowing that's been happening throughout the year and found... The Most Borrowed Adult…
View More about YPRL Top Books of 2018