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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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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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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: What do you like about the plans? What could be improved? What kind of groups/activities/services would you…

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Makerspace

Have Your Say: Library Makerspace

Should we create a Library Makerspace? Moonee Valley Libraries is considering establishing a Makerspace and we want to know your thoughts. A Makerspace provides equipment, tools and space in a community environment to foster collaboration and hands-on learning. Read more here: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Library_makerspace A Makerspace would be for community members to access independently or attend programming.…

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Your opinions matter to us

The great Victorian Public Library Users Survey is now open. Share your experiences and have your say about library services & programs. The survey is open from Tuesday 15 March – Monday 28 March. It can be taken online, or in hardcopy at the library. Community languages are also available in hardcopy. It will only…

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Ascot Vale Grant Announcement

Upgrade for Ascot Vale Library

We’re growing Ascot Vale Library! The smallest of our libraries is also one of our most beloved and is in high demand from our growing community. Thanks to a $1.5 million grant through the Living Libraries fund, Council will soon start works to expand the Library floorspace. This expansion will deliver on our commitment to…

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TOP LOANS 2021

Top Titles 2021

Check out the most borrowed items from Moonee Valley Libraries in 2021! How many did you read? Top adult fiction Title Author The Survivors Jane Harper Where the Crawdads Sing Delia Owens The Dictionary of Lost Words Pip Williams The Vanishing Half Brit Bennett Apples Never Fall Liane Moriarty The Labyrinth : a pastoral Amanda…

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Library on the Move at Strathmore

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

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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Your Next Three Reads Blog Post

Your Next Three Reads

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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