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Like Us on Facebook and WIN

Posted on Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 10:33 by ADMIN_MANDM

Be the 1,000th person to like the Yarra Plenty Regional Library Facebook page and WIN a signed copy of a Matthew Reilly novel. (library staff members are excluded from this promotion) . . . more »

Celebrate the New Whittlesea Library

Posted on Wednesday, October 15, 2014 - 15:53 by ADMIN_MANDM

Come along to the Whittlesea Library this Saturday 18 October from 9.00am - 1.00pm for some special activities as part of the official opening of the Whittlesea Community Activity Centre. Storytime Meeting Room 1 9.00am – 9.30am Face Painting Meeting Room 2 10.30am – 12.00noon Storytime and craft Meeting Room 2 12.00noon – 12.45pm DJ Equipment Young Adult Area 10.30am – 1.00pm Fairy Floss Children’s . . . more »

Check Out the New-Look Lalor Library

Posted on Wednesday, October 15, 2014 - 13:51 by ADMIN_MANDM

Lalor Library has reopened after its $1 million upgrade. The new-look library will be officially launched by The Hon Tim Bull, Minister for Local Government and Minister for Aboriginal Affairs and City of Whittlesea Mayor Cr Mary Lalios, on Monday 20 October at 4.00pm and all are welcome to attend. The launch will include a choir performance. The upgrade includes: · Replacement of out-of-date and . . . more »

Contribute to the Silver Linings Photo Exhibition

Posted on Friday, September 19, 2014 - 17:29 by ADMIN_MANDM

What are you grateful for? Yarra Plenty Regional Library invites people aged 55 and over to submit a photograph on the theme of 'GRATITUDE' for an exhibition at library branches. Write a sentence to describe your entry and submit with your photo at your local library. Entries accepted from Wednesday 1 October until Friday 31 October 2014. Download the entry form... . . . more »

Whittlesea Library Now Open

Posted on Monday, September 15, 2014 - 17:11 by ADMIN_MANDM

The new Whittlesea township library is now open. Come along to the library at the redeveloped Whittlesea Community Activity Centre at 57-61 Laurel Street Whittlesea. The library is open: Monday 10.00am – 5.00pm Tuesday 10.00am – 8.30pm Wednesday, Thursday 10.00am – 5.00pm Friday 10.00am – 8.30pm Saturday 10.00am - 1.00pm (Sunday CLOSED) Parking for the library is at the rear and the entrance is to . . . more »

Author Talk - Tania Cooper!

Posted on Monday, September 8, 2014 - 17:39 by Mel28

Come along to this exciting author talk - with fabulous giveaways! You're invited to meet author Tania Cooper at the Diamond Valley Library this Wednesday. 10th September @ 7pm!! There will be exciting giveaways and books to purchase - signed by the author! Click on the link below to book in to this unmissable event! Hope to see you there! . . . more »

Mobile Library to Stop in Epping From Monday 8 September

Posted on Tuesday, August 26, 2014 - 12:17 by ADMIN_MANDM

The Yarra Plenty Regional Library mobile library will stop in Redding Rise, Epping, adjacent to the Creeds Farm Living and Learning Centre on Mondays from 9.00am until 12.00noon from Monday 8 September. Everyone is welcome to visit the state of the art mobile library to borrow any of the 14,000 items in stock, including an extraordinary range of books, videos, DVDs, magazines, talking books and . . . more »

Whittlesea Library to Open on Monday 8 September

Posted on Thursday, August 21, 2014 - 15:51 by ADMIN_MANDM

Artist's impression Whittlesea Township get ready for your new library. The library will open its doors to the public on Monday 8 September at 10.00am. The library will be open at the following times: Monday 10.00am – 5.00pm Tuesday 10.00am – 8.30pm Wednesday, Thursday 10.00am – 5.00pm Friday 10.00am – 8.30pm Saturday 10.00am - 1.00pm Sunday CLOSED The library is part of the new Whittlesea Community Activity . . . more »

NEW at the e-Library

Posted on Monday, August 4, 2014 - 17:20 by ADMIN_MANDM

STREAM MUSIC FOR FREE If you're into music downloading through the e-Library you may have already discovered this fabulous development... You can now stream music. Music can now be streamed for a maximum of three hours per day per library card. And you can still download and keep three songs per week. Start your Freegal journey here... . . . more »

Lalor Library to Undergo $1 million Upgrade

Posted on Thursday, July 17, 2014 - 17:05 by ADMIN_MANDM

Lalor Library is undergoing a $1 million upgrade. While the upgrade takes place the library will be closed to the public from: Monday 25 August to late September 2014. UPDATE: The library is set to reopen on Monday 6 October. Please note that public computers will not be available until Wednesday 8 October. The upgrade is funded by the State Government ($300,000) and the City . . . more »

Upcoming Events


Halloween Fun
4:00 pm Lalor

Halloween Party
5:30 pm Thomastown

Bedtime Storytime - Special Halloween
6:00 pm Rosanna

Family Fright Night
6:30 pm Mill Park


Toddler Time
10:00 am Watsonia