Month: December 2021

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Library on the Move at Strathmore

By Hannah Barker / December 21, 2021 /

Have you heard? Moonee Valley Libraries has a brand new mobile library van! The Library on the Move brings all the very best of our library services to a neighbourhood near you. We are thrilled to be popping up on Woodland Street in Strathmore weekly from 18 January 2022, with more locations to be announced…

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Winners announced – Strange Days

By Hannah Barker / December 21, 2021 /

The inaugural Moonee Valley Libraries writing award launched this year, to the theme of Strange Days. We received 200 entries from writers all over Victoria. The judging panel read all entries anonymously and were highly impressed by the quality and creativity of the writing. A shortlist of 10 was passed on to our guest judge,…

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Christmas Hours Star

Christmas Opening Hours

By Hannah Barker / December 13, 2021 /

Our libraries will be operating at reduced hours over the Christmas and New Year period. Please see below for hours at each branch. Branch Friday 24 Dec Sat 25 – Tue 28 Dec Wed 29 – Fri 31 Dec Sat 1 – Mon 3 Jan Ascot Vale 10am-1pm Closed 10am-5pm Closed Avondale Heights 9am-1pm Closed…

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Food for fines

Food For Fines

By Hannah Barker / December 6, 2021 /

Moonee Valley Libraries, in partnership with Helping Hands Mission Inc., are welcoming donations of non-perishable food and toiletries suitable for individuals and families in need. In return, any overdue fines on your library account will be waived! Even if you don’t have fines, donations are appreciated. Due to the global pandemic there is more reliance…

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Your Next Three Reads Blog Post

Your Next Three Reads

By Hannah Barker / December 1, 2021 /

Not sure what to read next? Let our reading experts pick your next three reads based on your reading preferences! Complete the online request form or ask for a paper form at your library branch and one of our staff members will curate a bag of three books just for you. You will be notified…

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