Love the Arts, Create the Crafts

Break out the bedazzlers, prep your glitter cannons and get ready to paint that wagon cos Sunday 1 November to Monday 30 November is Love the Arts, Create the Crafts month at YPRL. Discover a world of ideas and creativity during November at your local library. Explore arts, craft, culture and film through workshops, exhibitions, talks…
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Write Here! Write Now!

Calling all writers. Yarra Plenty Regional Library's Short Story Competition is here! Entires will be accepted from July 1 2015 until September 4 2015. This year there are three categories for entry. The three categories are: Junior (6-11 years) First prize $50.00; second $25.00 Young Adult (12-17 years) First prize $70.00; second $40.00 Open (over…
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Do you ever wunder?

And the theme is Wunderlust! This winter we are taking you on a journey, all across July you will be able to traverse new and unknown terrain with nothing but your library card! Join us for writing workshops, author talks, memoirs, bike tours and more. The 7th Annual Booklovers' Festival, Wunderlust runs from Thursday 2 July to…
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Cure Cancer with a Cuppa!

1 in 2 Australian men and 1 in 3 Australian women will be diagnosed with cancer by the age of 85. Whittlesea and Eltham Libraries will be helping to raise money to fund research, prevention and support programmes for victims of cancer by hosting the World's Biggest Morning Tea. Why not help us by dropping in for…
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THIS IS IT

This time you know it's the real thing! The new website is finally here, but BYO bells and whistles (Libraries find loud noises quite startling). Things are looking a little different but rest assured that everything you know and love is still here, with plenty more things for you to discover. THE BORING BIT Yarra…
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The Reading Rover

Read with me Read with me is Yarra Plenty Library’s newest free program for parents/caregivers with their pre-school age children (ages 0-5).  Give your child a great start and enjoy an hour of special time spent reading, playing, laughing and learning together.  The Reading Rover brings Read with me from the library to a venue…
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