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What’s Your Name? Where are My Keys? What’s Your Name? Where are My Keys?

Your brain – like your body – is not something you should wait till it breaks and then try and fix it. Exercise your brain now!
Your brain – like your body – is not something you should wait till it breaks and then try and fix it. Exercise your brain now!

Popular magazines on RB Digital Popular magazines on RB Digital

By Sylph
Did you know that once downloaded, digital magazines from the library are yours to keep? That's right, no expiry! Why not browse through?
Did you know that once downloaded, digital magazines from the library are yours to keep? That's right, no expiry! Why not browse through?

New Year Health and Fitness Inspiration New Year Health and Fitness Inspiration

By Sylph
A hearty Happy New Year to all our readers. Did your New Year resolutions involve gems such as 'get healthy' and 'get fit'? If so, see here.
A hearty Happy New Year to all our readers. Did your New Year resolutions involve gems such as 'get healthy' and 'get fit'? If so, see here.

Local History Month Local History Month

Yarra Plenty Regional Library celebrates ten years of Local History month programming in 2017.   Through our collections and programs we aim to educate, inspire and connect the community with its history. This October explore the rich history of your local community through an e…
Yarra Plenty Regional Library celebrates ten years of Local History month programming in 2017.   Through our collections and programs we ai…

Signed by hand Signed by hand

The National Library of Australia’s recent publication Signed by Hand is a lovely snapshot of Australian history highlighting the handwriting and signatures of famous Australians and others who we know from the past such as authors Jane Austen and Charles Dickins. Personal paper…
The National Library of Australia’s recent publication Signed by Hand is a lovely snapshot of Australian history highlighting the handwriti…

Would You Like a Book With That? Would You Like a Book With That?

Hot beverage + book = Happiness! Place your hot beverage order and we have a matching book recommendation for you.
Hot beverage + book = Happiness! Place your hot beverage order and we have a matching book recommendation for you.

Parents - this one is for you! Parents - this one is for you!

By Donna
The Summer holidays... what will they do to your kids' educational progress? Don't let them slip down the Summer Slide. A parents MUST READ!
The Summer holidays... what will they do to your kids' educational progress? Don't let them slip down the Summer Slide. A parents MUST READ!

Melbourne Maps Melbourne Maps

The University of Melbourne have added new digitised maps to their online map collection.  In addition to their Melway Street directories series, maps from the Melbourne and Metropolitan Board of Works has been added.  Recent coverage includes the suburbs and towns of Whittlesea…
The University of Melbourne have added new digitised maps to their online map collection. 

New Magazine Titles Arriving Soon New Magazine Titles Arriving Soon

By Sylph
It's that time again when our library branches start to receive their new magazine titles for the coming year. New titles for 2018 include: Art Almanac BBC Wildlife BBC Good Food Breathe CEO Magazine Caravanning Australia, Cruising News, and more.
It's that time again when our library branches start to receive their new magazine titles for the coming year.

Rosanna Down My Street Project Rosanna Down My Street Project

They say a picture paints a thousand words and we want to prove that true by creating a comprehensive collection of photographs of Rosanna,
They say a picture paints a thousand words and we want to prove that true by creating a comprehensive collection of photographs of Rosanna,

Eleanor (is better than) completely fine Eleanor (is better than) completely fine

By Donna
You may have heard the buzz about Eleanor. This book review will give you an insight into the debut novel by Glaswegian author Gail…
You may have heard the buzz about Eleanor. This book review will give you an insight into the debut novel by Glaswegian author Gail…

Harry Potter and the cursed child Harry Potter and the cursed child

By Tina
In case you didn’t know the new Harry Potter book Harry Potter and the cursed child is available from our Overdrive service.
In case you didn’t know the new Harry Potter book Harry Potter and the cursed child is available from our Overdrive service.

Imagine the Yarra Imagine the Yarra

These school holidays families have the opportunity to drop into Eltham or Watsonia Libraries to share your stories and experiences of the Yarra River through a selection of drop in activities. Make a short video on your device, then tag and share via Imagine the Yarra Write a l…
These school holidays families have the opportunity to drop into Eltham or Watsonia Libraries to share your stories and experiences of the …

How a Book Club changed a life How a Book Club changed a life

By Donna
Let me tell you a story. Once upon a time, there was a…
Let me tell you a story. Once upon a time, there was a…

The Corner Store The Corner Store

The Corner Store is becoming a thing of the past, but memories from residents of Eltham will be invoked with a painting recently hung at Eltham Library.  The Corner Store by Ted Dalton was painted in oil about 1980 and has been identified as  the view of the old Burgoyne store l…
The Corner Store is becoming a thing of the past, but memories from residents of Eltham will be invoked with a painting at Eltham Library

Oxford Dictionary of Family Names in Bri… Oxford Dictionary of Family Names in Britain and Ireland

Family History researchers have access to a brand new resource which is part of the Genealogy Reference Collection at Ivanhoe Library. The Oxford Dictionary of Family Names in Britain and Ireland contains detailed information about the linguistic origins of more than 45,600 comm…
Family History researchers have access to a brand new resource which is part of the Genealogy Reference Collection at Ivanhoe Library. The …
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