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Upcoming Events


Preschool Storytime 2015
10:00 am Mill Park

Toddler Time
10:00 am Whittlesea

Tech Help Thursday @Ivanhoe
10:00 am Ivanhoe

Chinese Tech Help Thursday@Ivanhoe
10:00 am Ivanhoe

French Storytime
10:00 am Ivanhoe

Read with me - babies
10:00 am Mobile Library

Spanish for Beginners
10:30 am Rosanna

Preschool Storytime
10:30 am Eltham

11:00 am Mill Park

Preschool Storytime
11:00 am Whittlesea

All branches will be CLOSED And the Mobile Library will be off-road on Labour Day, Monday 9 March.

Staff Picks

Recent Comments

  • about 19 hours ago

    Cas22 on A Song for Issy Bradley

    "A beautifully written book that gives insights into a devout Morman family struggling to come to terms with the sudden death of their 4 year-old daughter/sister from meningitis. For some family membe ..."

  • about 1 day ago

    JenJay on The Little Book of Whittling

    "This is a very explicit book on the basic steps to whittle and carve with just one knife and twigs. Mr Lubkemann's stlye is beautiful, easy and simple. For all those who want to start carving this is ..."

  • about 1 day ago

    LSS YPRL Family History on How to Do Everything Genealogy

    "The latest book by George G. Morgan"

  • about 3 days ago

    cassie246 on The Comeback Cowboy

    "put a hold on this book but it never came in so had to cancel my hold want to read it still love mills and boons"

  • about 3 days ago

    zapa on The 36th chamber of Shaolin

    "An educational world of teaching regarding the life held at the Shaolin Temple, consists of bloody scenes but not blood thirsty (General Exhibition)."

  • about 4 days ago

    two_of_us on A Guide to the Birds of East Africa

    "Despite, it's title, this is fiction, and you don't have to be a bird lover to enjoy it - plenty of giggles on the way through. The plot keeps you guessing. Very well written and brilliantly read. ..."

  • about 6 days ago

    Sansha on Ghost House

    "A terrific supernatural book for young adults. Love the way Alexandra Adornetto writes. She really bought the characters and setting alive for me."

  • about 6 days ago

    wendybradley on Amateurs in Eden

    "I thought this was going to be an interesting glimpse into the life of Lawrence Durrell. I wasn't. I had to force myself to read to the end. Dull."

  • about 6 days ago

    wendybradley on Miss Buncle's Book

    "I liked it. Somehow it was satisfying. I like that it was about goodness winning out. Light reading but enjoyable."

  • about 6 days ago

    wendybradley on Murder and Mendelssohn

    "Always enjoyable. I'm a fan."