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    Parkdale Library Temporarily Closed

    Parkdale Library is temporarily closed for the rest of the day due to an electrical fault. We anticipate that the library will be open again at 1pm tomorrow. We apologise for any inconvenience.

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    myGov Workshop @ Westall Library

    Need help signing up to myGov? At this free workshop, staff from the Department of Human Services will help you get set up. Small group class. Bookings essential.

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    Ink About It

    Entries for the 2018 Ink About It Writing Competition are now open! Write a G-rated short story or poem up to 500 words. Open to anyone who is 5-12 years old and lives, goes to school, or plays in the City of Kingston. Download an entry form online!

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    New! What's On at Your Library

    See everything that's happening at your library this spring with our latest What's On booklet.

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    Library Website User Experience Survey

    To help us improve your experiences when using the Library Website, we have put together a short survey to better understand of how our site is currently meeting your needs.

What's Happening @ Your Library

Parkdale Library Temporarily Closed

Parkdale Library is temporarily closed for the rest of the day due to an electrical fault. We anticipate that the library will be open again at 1pm tomorrow. If you have any queries, please call us on 1300 135 668 or visit us at one of our other library branches.

Children's Book Council of Australia Awards

The Children's Book Council of Australia has announced the 2018 Book of the Year award winners for Older Readers, Younger Readers, Early Childhood, Picture Books and the Eve Pownall Award for Information Books!

The Inky Awards

The 2018 Inky Award shortlists for high-quality young adult literature, selected by young adults, was just released on August 10! Have you read any? Check out our collections for available titles to borrow.

Touring Artists 2018: August to November

Oh how this year has flown! Now that we're entering the second half of the year, Music Lovers has compiled a list of the must-see acts that are touring in Melbourne, from August to November. All music available in our library catalogue.

Upcoming Events

LEGO ® Club @ Chelsea Library

Wednesday 22 August 2018

Suitable for primary school age children, LEGO ® Club will take place on the fourth Wednesday of the month from 4-5pm at Chelsea Library.

Crafternoon

Friday 24 August 2018

Come along to our drop in craft sessions and enjoy a cuppa and a chat. Bring your own project, be inspired by a wealth of ideas in our books and magazines, or feel free to simply join in and doodle! Tea and coffee provided.

Minecraft Club @ Clarinda Library

Wednesday 22 August 2018

Join us for Minecraft Club at Clarinda Library! We run specially crafted content maps alternating in difficulty levels each month to suit beginner and intermediate crafters aged 8-12. Bookings essential.

Introduction to 3D Printing

Friday 24 August 2018

Ever wondered how 3D printing works? This introductory class will show you in easy steps the basics of 3D printing with everything you need to know to get started. Bookings essential.