Children’s Book Week

Children’s Book Week Australia! Story Country Saturday 20 August – Friday 26 August Each year, across Australia, The CBCA brings children and books together celebrating Children’s Book Week. During this time Schools, Libraries, Booksellers, Authors, Illustrators and children celebrate Australian Children's Literature. Generally,  the Book of the Year winner's announcement is always the third Friday in…
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National Science Week

Saturday 13 August - Sunday 21 August It is National Science Week is Australia's annual celebration of science and technology with events taking place across the nation for anyone and everyone to join in and participate. Make sure you check out these YPRL events happening on Wednesday 17 August:  Whittlesea Library Read to Mr Whittles…
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Early Years Expo

DIAMOND VALLEY LIBRARY Early Years Expo Saturday 30 July 2016 10.00am – 1.00pm This is the second annual Early Years Expo for Diamond Valley Library. As you can see it is going to be a flurry of activities, stalls and information. So, come along and see what your community has to offer parents, caregivers and…
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Thomastown Library Open Again

  UPGRADE FOR THOMASTOWN LIBRARY The Thomastown Library has received funding from both the Andrews Labor Government under the Living Libraries Infrastructure Program and City of Whittlesea. The library was closed from Monday 11 July but is now back open! Thomastown Library welcomes you to celebrate the renovation and check it out for yourself at the…
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Write Now Because You Love It

The Yarra Plenty Regional Library’s annual Write Now! Short Story Competition is closing soon so don't miss out! This year we’re trying something slightly different: Entries for the OPEN category are to be based around the theme of Home. Think home, homecomings, belonging, departing or the idea of local. Use the idea of Home to…
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Print from Anywhere is finally here!

Print emails, attachments, photos, boarding passes, web pages and more from your smartphone, tablet, laptop or computer to any of the locations below. Download the instruction guide here for more details and instructions. Download the mobile printing apps from the App Store and Google Play. Select a branch to pick up your printing! Diamond Valley Eltham Library Ivanhoe Library…
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School Holidays are here!

  There is more and more pressure these days to ‘entertain’ children. And in winter there is no simply playing at the park. A trip to the cinema is no longer a treat as there is an expectation to see multiple if not all of the new release kids films. But who can afford it…
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Census Information Sessions

The census is the largest form of information gathering in Australia. Census Night is coming (Tuesday 9 August) so make sure you are ready. If you would like more information about the census, have some questions, are new to Australia or have never participated in a census before then come along to a free community-based…
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