Moonhack 2017

Do you want to help us set a new World Record?  This year, YPRL will be joining young people worldwide in Moonhack 2017, to try to beat the record for the greatest number of kids coding on the same day. The World Record was first set last year, when 10,207 Australian kids participated in this […]

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Library Survey 2017

Hello! We want you to have your say in shaping our Strategic Vision! We’d like you to tell us what you think of us. Yes, we really do! We are commencing our first region-wide survey of our library services and would be very pleased if you could take the time to contribute your opinions. The […]

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Lalor Toy Library

Did you know that Lalor Library also has a Toy Library? Come down and check it out, they would love to see you. Operating Hours: Tuesday      11.00am - 12.00pm Thursday     11.00am - 12.00pm Friday          11.00am - 12.00pm Saturday      11.00am - 12.00pm Conditions of Membership Membership is open to all Whittlesea residents caring for Children under […]

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Coding at the Library

Code Club sounds so cool, adults want to check it out. Sorry folks, this is a kids zone! Parents are bringing their enthusiastic coders to the library and trying to sneak in too! You can find many levels of coding offered at our different library branches. We cover the basics with Hopscotch and Scratch (ages […]

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What is Tablo? Tablo is a social self-publishing platform that allows authors to write books that can then be discovered by a large global community of readers. Authors can build a following as well as explore and follow emerging writers and books across many genres. Write! Publish and share a little or a lot. It's up […]

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New Year, New Look

Introducing What's On @ YPRL It is a new year and we are having a fresh start to the year with a NEW LOOK brochure to tell you about all our events, activities, courses, exhibitions and much more. At all of our nine library branches we have so much going on! Our new brochure is […]

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Write Now! Winners 2016

Winner Announcement! We would like to congratulate the many talented writers who entered this year’s Write Now! contest. To all of our writers, well done and thank you for taking the time to share your stories with us. Winners were announced by our judge, Lyndel Caffrey and Mayor Tom Melican of Banyule City Council in […]

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Lalor Library is Turning 40

  Lalor Library first opened on 11 November 1976 and to celebrate we are hosting a Family Day with lots of FREE activities and entertainment on Saturday 12 November 2016 from 11.00am - 4.00pm. Don't miss out on this great day! What's On? A Sausage sizzle, animal farm, face painting, henna tattoos, craft activities, storytime […]

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Tech Savvy Seniors

Yarra Plenty Regional Library is offering a series of free computer classes aimed at Seniors Card holders. These classes are part of the Victorian Tech Savvy Seniors program supported by Seniors Card and Telstra. The classes offer hands-on practice in a range of computer skills including internet, email, cyber safety and online shopping. Students don’t […]

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