Monash Public Library Service


School Holiday Program

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Experience a thrilling program these holidays!

Some programs are already booked out.

But we are still calling for 7-12 year-olds to come to the Thriller workshop at Mulgrave Neighbourhood Library on Wednesday 24 September from 2-4pm. Cost is $3. Call any branch or Mulgrave on 9546 1253.

We have teachers from a dance school to teach kids to dance to Michael Jackson's "Thriller" and make up artists there to paint them as Zombies, Monsters or Vampires.

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Short Story Awards. Read the stories online now!

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Awards were presented last Saturday for the WordFest Short Story Competition 2014. Congratulations to all our winners and thank you to everyone who entered.

Find out who won and enjoy some great stories »

Seniors' Month is Coming Up

A great variety of events awaits you in October at the library: try new technology, enjoy local history, learn about brush painting, share a special storytime with your grandchild, and safeguard your health. All events are free.

View the details and book your place. »

David Hill: Author Talk

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David Hill is one of our country's most popular writers of Australian history.

In his latest book, The Making of Australia, David Hill traces the story of our nation from its European beginnings to Federation.

At Monash Gallery of Art on Wednesday 22 October at 12.30pm. A free event.

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Library Bag on the Move

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The Library Bag sees the stunning temple of Borobudur in the early morning light.

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View other great locations » where our Library bag has been sighted.

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