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Say goodbye to overdue fines!

We’re closing the book on fines. Moonee Valley Libraries is thrilled to announce we will no longer be charging overdue fines for the late return of items. Many public libraries are successfully fine-free, and we are proud to join them. We know overdue fines sometimes get between you and our libraries, and so we are…

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Have Your Say: Niddrie Library & Community Hub

Council is seeking community feedback on two potential sites for the future Niddrie Library and Community Hub location. Plans to build a vibrant new Niddrie Library and Community Hub on Council-owned land are now open for community input. Following a unanimous decision during the Council Meeting on Tuesday, 11 June, Council has moved forward to…

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Winter Warmers clothing drive

Our Winter Warmers clothing drive is back! This winter we are again taking donations of coats, hats, scarves, gloves, blankets and other winter woollies to give to community members in need.  You can drop off donations to any of our library branches including Ascot Vale Pop Up Library, throughout June, July and August. This is…

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Warm Winter Read

Warm up with a book from your local library this winter. Track your reading to be in the running to win bookish prizes! The Warm Winter Read is here to encourage all Victorians aged 16+ to make more time for reading. Visit the website to track the days you read this winter, or collect a…

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We’re saying goodbye to paper cups

As part of our continued effort to improve sustainability practices, Moonee Valley Libraries will discontinue the use of disposable paper cups in our kitchenettes beginning Monday 8 April. Why the change?  For several years we have provided free tea and coffee in our kitchenettes, along with disposable single-use cups.  These cups contribute to excessive waste…

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Spooky Stories: winners announced

We would like to congratulate the winners of our inaugural Halloween writing competition, Spooky Stories. Lisa (6-10 age group) and Sarah (11-14 age group) were chosen as the winners by guest judge, author Anna Zobel. Thank you to all of our entrants. Anna’s overall comments reflect the talent of young writers in Moonee Valley: The…

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My Aged Care assistance

Do you know someone looking for help to understand or access aged care services? Many older people may be eligible for services such as personal care, domestic assistance and help with shopping. To access aged care services, people need to register for My Aged Care and apply for an assessment. Moonee Valley City Council’s Aged…

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Inter-library Loans

Service Update: inter-library loans

Good news! After a short hiatus, inter-library loans will be back across Victoria from Monday 1 May. You will again be able to request items from other library services in Victoria. In order to maintain the long-term viability of the program, we have made a few changes. We’ll make sure that we update this page…

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MP Sheena Watt & Minister Melissa Horne

Ministerial visit to Flemington

On Wednesday 1 March, we welcomed the Honourable Melissa Horne, Minister for Local Government, and Sheena Watt, State Member for Northern Metropolitan Region, for an update on the Flemington Library refurbishment project. After a tour of the worksite and an overview from the project managers, the Minister, MP, and Mayor Cr Pierce Tyson spoke about…

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Ascot Vale Library

Help us create your new Ascot Vale Library!

Have Your Say on the new Ascot Vale Library The Ascot Vale Library is about to get bigger and better and we need your help! We’ve designed a plan for the redeveloped library, now we need your ideas: View the proposed floorplans below and tell us what you think here: https://yoursay.mvcc.vic.gov.au/ascotvalelibrary Submit your feedback before…

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