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Writing Room Applications WEB

Writing Room applications open

Calling all writers of Moonee Valley! Applications are now open for 2023 residencies in our shared creative workspace, The Writing Room. Located at The Clocktower Centre Centre in Moonee Ponds, The Writing Room is available to writers, emerging or established, of all kinds. Whether you’re interested in fiction, non-fiction, poetry, stage, digital, film and television,…

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NOV Food for Fines

Food For Fines is back!

Moonee Valley Libraries, in partnership with Helping Hands Mission Inc., is 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. Food For Fines is a great way for library…

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SERVICE UPDATE inter library loans Web

Service disruption: inter-library loans

Please note: Inter-library loans will be temporarily unavailable from October 17 2022 while public libraries across the state are transitioning to a new courier service. During this time, we encourage you to place a purchase request for any item that you cannot access. You can do this through the Moonee Valley Libraries catalogue or by…

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Public Holiday Notice

Libraries Closed September 22 & 23

Please note that all Moonee Valley Libraries branches will be closed on Thursday 22 September and Friday 23 September for the National Day of Mourning for Queen Elizabeth II and the AFL Grand Final Eve public holiday respectively. All branches will reopen on Saturday 24 September. No items will be due on the days of…

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Poetry Slam Event

Australian Poetry Slam Heat

The search is on for Australia’s 2022 slam poetry champion. We are hosting one of many heats in the lead up to the APS 2022 finals, at The Clocktower Centre on Friday 29 July. Entrants may perform two minutes of original work in front of a supportive audience. Speak, scream, howl, whisper or even sing…

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CEO Helen Reading

Bilingual Storytime with the CEO

We have a special guest joining us for Preschool Storytime at Flemington Library in the first week of Term 3. Helen Sui, CEO of Moonee Valley City Council, will be sharing one of her favourite picture books with us in Mandarin! This is a one-time-only performance so don’t miss out! Flemington LibraryFriday 15 July, 10.30amSuitable…

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PCs unavailable

Temporary printer & computer outage

We are upgrading our photocopiers and the systems that manage our printing and public computers. This means that there will be disruptions to printing, photocopying, scanning and computer access at all library branches during the week of Monday 4 July. Each library will be impacted on different days, as follows: Library branch Printers and PCs…

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Winter Warmers Helping Hands

Winter Warmers Clothing Drive

This winter Moonee Valley Libraries, in partnership with Helping Hands Mission Inc., is welcoming donations of suitable winter clothing for individuals and families in need. Heavy jackets, raincoats, scarves, gloves, blankets and winter woollies are being sought to give to eligible community members. Donations can be taken to all Moonee Valley Libraries from June 1 –…

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Warm Winter Read

Grab your book, blanket and beanie – we’re hibernating with books this winter! Join the Warm Winter Read and find time every day to cosy up with a book. Create healthy reading habits using the Beanstack Tracker app or record your reading on paper. Register on Beanstack here or pick up a paper record sheet…

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English Conversation WEB

English Conversation Classes

Do you want to improve and practice your English? In partnership with Farnham Street Neighbourhood Learning Centre, Moonee Valley Libraries offers free conversation classes. These weekly classes are a great way to practice your English and meet new people in a relaxed setting. All levels of English are welcome. Groups facilitated by a teacher to…

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