Flemington Alley

Flemington Library is reopening!

We are thrilled to announce that renovations are complete at Flemington Library and the branch will be reopening on Monday 18 September. The first floor of the library has been transformed into a welcoming, sustainable and accessible space that supports learning, creative programs and large community events. Features include new meeting rooms, extra public bathrooms,…

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Feel The Change

Have you picked up a book in one of our libraries recently and noticed it has a gritty cover? That’s the texture of change. We are using the world’s first fully biodegradable book covering on our new books. That means that our books protected from wear and tear without leaving behind plastic waste for future…

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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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Meet the Mayor

Do you have questions or ideas that you’d love to chat to the Mayor of Moonee Valley about? Our Mayor, Councillor Pierce Tyson will be heading to a Moonee Valley Libraries branch near you during August! Get to know your Council a little better, and chat to our Mayor Tyson about what’s most important to you in…

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Winter Warmers Clothing Drive

This winter Moonee Valley Libraries, in partnership with Helping Hands Mission Inc., is again 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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The Unseen Library: for teens, by teens

You’ve never seen the library like this before: a free after-hours extravaganza exclusively for teenagers. Join us on Saturday 3 June, 6pm-9.30pm for free food, live entertainment, games, art, talent shows, and even career advice – all for those aged 12-18 years. This project was conceived and designed by a group of talented young people…

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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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Sam Merrifield closed May 2-3

Please note: Sam Merrifield Library will be closed to the public on Tuesday 2 May and Wednesday 3 May while new shelving is installed in our children’s area. Some services will still be available on these days outside the building or at other sites. Borrowing:If you have reserved items waiting for you, you can collect…

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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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Free COVID Rapid Tests

Free Rapid Antigen Tests are now available for all community members to collect at the following locations: Ascot Vale Library 165 Union Road, Ascot Vale Avondale Heights Library and Learning Centre 69 Military Road, Avondale Heights Flemington Library Pop-up Branch 15 Ascot Vale Road, Flemington Niddrie Library 483 Keilor Road, Niddrie Sam Merrifield Library 762 Mt Alexander…

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