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Greater Dandenong Llibraries 1000 books before school initiative

Greater Dandenong Llibraries 1000 books before school initiative

What's on in the Libraries

Special events and programs

In addition to our regular activities, we also offer a wide range of educational, fun and interesting activities for the whole community. This includes workshops and seminars, arts and craft programs and school holiday activities. Browse the events list below to see what is coming up.  

Regular events and programs

These events are on every week in the libraries (except during school holidays). No bookings are required, so you can just head down! Please check the booking details as some events are suitable for specific age groups.

Library Toddler Time Library Storytime `Library the social knitwork

Toddler Time

Mondays, 10.30am
Springvale and Dandenong Library

Storytime

Thursdays, 10.30am
Springvale and Dandenong Library

The Social Knitwork

Wednesdays, 10.30am
Dandenong Library

 Library baby bounce  language playgroup logo Family fun

Baby Bounce

Wednesdays, 10.30am - Dandenong Library
Fridays, 10.30am - Springvale Library

Language Playgroup

Fridays 11am-12.30pm
Dandenong Library

Family Fun

Saturdays, 11am - Springvale Library

Chicken Hatching - Children's Festival
SEP
26
26 Sep 2017 9am
As part of Greater Dandenong's Children's Festival, come along to Springvale Library and have a observe the incubator in residence...
Jeremiah Goes on Holiday- Children's Festival
SEP
26
26 Sep 2017 2pm
As part of Greater Dandenong's Children's Festival, come along to Springvale Library and enjoy a mix of comedy, magic, music and dancing...
Conversation Circle
SEP
26
26 Sep 2017 6pm
Join the conversation circle at the Dandenong Library and make new friends whilst practising English in a friendly, relaxed and safe environment...
iPad - Introduction Sessions in the Library - FULLY BOOKED
SEP
26
26 Sep 2017 6:30pm
Get along to Greater Dandenong Libraries to enjoy a free introductory iPad session and master some of the wonderful features these devices offer...
Chicken Hatching - Children's Festival
SEP
27
27 Sep 2017 9am
As part of Greater Dandenong's Children's Festival, come along to Springvale Library and have a observe the incubator in residence...
Vocational Education and Training (VET) Support Program
SEP
27
27 Sep 2017 10am
Come along to Dandenong Library and get one-on-one mentoring support in your Vocational Education and Training (VET) course...
Graphic Design Workshop - Fully Booked
SEP
27
27 Sep 2017 6:30pm
join us for 4 free interactive classes as we guide through the latest graphic design software...
Chicken Hatching - Children's Festival
SEP
28
28 Sep 2017 9am
As part of Greater Dandenong's Children's Festival, come along to Springvale Library and have a observe the incubator in residence...
Three Animal Stories - Children's Festival
SEP
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28 Sep 2017 2pm
As part of Greater Dandenong's Children's Festival, come along to Dandenong Library as Don't Move Puppet Theatre present 'Three Animal Stories' on Thursday 28 September...
Design your own website workshop - Fully Booked
SEP
28
28 Sep 2017 6:30pm
Join us for 4 free interactive classes as we guide you through creating your own website from scratch...
Chicken Hatching - Children's Festival
SEP
29
29 Sep 2017 9am
As part of Greater Dandenong's Children's Festival, come along to Springvale Library and have a observe the incubator in residence...
Chicken Hatching - Children's Festival
SEP
30
30 Sep 2017 10am
As part of Greater Dandenong's Children's Festival, come along to Springvale Library and have a observe the incubator in residence...
Chicken Hatching - Children's Festival
OCT
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1 Oct 2017 12pm
As part of Greater Dandenong's Children's Festival, come along to Springvale Library and have a observe the incubator in residence...
Chicken Hatching - Children's Festival
OCT
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2 Oct 2017 9am
As part of Greater Dandenong's Children's Festival, come along to Springvale Library and have a observe the incubator in residence...
Chicken Hatching - Children's Festival
OCT
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3 Oct 2017 9am
As part of Greater Dandenong's Children's Festival, come along to Springvale Library and have a observe the incubator in residence...
Career Support Service
OCT
3
3 Oct 2017 10am
Come along to Greater Dandenong Libraries and receive free career support to help you move forward in your career path...
Spike the Echidna - Children's Festival
OCT
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3 Oct 2017 2pm
As part of Greater Dandenong's Children's Festival, come along to Springvale Library for a fun shadow puppet show on Tuesday 3 October...
Chicken Hatching - Children's Festival
OCT
4
4 Oct 2017 9am
As part of Greater Dandenong's Children's Festival, come along to Springvale Library and have a observe the incubator in residence...
Vocational Education and Training (VET) Support Program
OCT
4
4 Oct 2017 10am
Come along to Dandenong Library and get one-on-one mentoring support in your Vocational Education and Training (VET) course...
[Sub]urban Studio - Spoken Word
OCT
4
4 Oct 2017 6:30pm
Drop-in to our free workshops with internationally renowned spoken word artist Abdul Hammoud...
Chicken Hatching - Children's Festival
OCT
5
5 Oct 2017 9am
As part of Greater Dandenong's Children's Festival, come along to Springvale Library and have a observe the incubator in residence...
Digital Design Workshop
OCT
5
5 Oct 2017 1pm
Learn the design basics of layout, design and typography in this free 3 hour workshop...
Tim Credible - Children's Fesitval
OCT
5
5 Oct 2017 2pm
As part of Greater Dandenong's Children's Festival, come along to Dandenong Library as you laugh along with Tim Credible in this interactive magic show...
Chicken Hatching - Children's Festival
OCT
6
6 Oct 2017 9am
As part of Greater Dandenong's Children's Festival, come along to Springvale Library and have a observe the incubator in residence...
Understanding your Pension (Seniors Festival)
OCT
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9 Oct 2017 10am
As part of the Seniors Festival, join us for this information session to understand pensions in detail, especially eligibility, income and assets, gifting, concessions, deeming rules, tax issues and retirement choices...
Peer 2 Peer Homework Club
OCT
9
9 Oct 2017 4pm
Stuck on a maths question? Need someone to read over your essay? Come along to Peer 2 Peer homework club and receive help from our volunteer tutors...
Smartphones for Seniors (Seniors Festival)
OCT
10
10 Oct 2017 10am
As part of the Seniors Festival, come along to this event presented by the Greater Dandenong Libraries and join in on the fun and interactive workshop for seniors...
Learning help for Adults
OCT
10
10 Oct 2017 1pm
Come along to free drop-in sessions for on the spot help with resumes, job searching, writing letters, using government websites, filling in forms, the Hazard Driving test, internet and computers and also English online practice...
Vocational Education and Training (VET) Support Program
OCT
11
11 Oct 2017 10am
Come along to Dandenong Library and get one-on-one mentoring support in your Vocational Education and Training (VET) course...
Bilingual Storytime
OCT
11
11 Oct 2017 10:30am
Come and join in the fun with lots of singing, dancing and storytelling in different languages each month...
Facebook Training for Seniors
OCT
12
12 Oct 2017 10am
As part of Seniors Festival, join in on the workshop presented by Greater Dandenong Libraries to learn more about creating your own Facebook profile and how to connect with family and friends...
Sisters of Mercy English Tutoring
OCT
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13 Oct 2017 9am
Join the Sisters of Mercy's free English tutoring sessions for refugees and asylum seekers at the Dandenong Library Community room every Friday morning...
Me and My Dad 'Digital Microscopy'
OCT
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14 Oct 2017 3pm
Come along to Dandenong Library with your 7-11 year old and participate in this interactive hands-on workshop where children get to look at all sorts of things up close with a microscope...
The Platform: Digital Self-Publishing to Rise Above
OCT
16
16 Oct 2017 4:30pm
THE PLATFORM is a series of sessions exploring digital publishing. Learn how to curate, design and self-publish a digital zine with content that is 100% you.
Vocational Education and Training (VET) Support Program
OCT
18
18 Oct 2017 10am
Come along to Dandenong Library and get one-on-one mentoring support in your Vocational Education and Training (VET) course...
[Sub]urban Studio - Spoken Word
OCT
18
18 Oct 2017 6:30pm
Drop-in to our free workshops with internationally renowned spoken word artist Abdul Hammoud...
The Platform: Digital Self-Publishing to Rise Above
OCT
23
23 Oct 2017 4:30pm
THE PLATFORM is a series of sessions exploring digital publishing. Learn how to curate, design and self-publish a digital zine with content that is 100% you.
Vocational Education and Training (VET) Support Program
OCT
25
25 Oct 2017 10am
Come along to Dandenong Library and get one-on-one mentoring support in your Vocational Education and Training (VET) course...
The Platform: Digital Self-Publishing to Rise Above
OCT
30
30 Oct 2017 4:30pm
THE PLATFORM is a series of sessions exploring digital publishing. Learn how to curate, design and self-publish a digital zine with content that is 100% you.
Vocational Education and Training (VET) Support Program
NOV
1
1 Nov 2017 10am
Come along to Dandenong Library and get one-on-one mentoring support in your Vocational Education and Training (VET) course...
[Sub]urban Studio - Spoken Word
NOV
1
1 Nov 2017 6:30pm
Drop-in to our free workshops with internationally renowned spoken word artist Abdul Hammoud...
Talking Faith? Christianity Forum
NOV
2
2 Nov 2017 7pm
Join us at Dandenong Library for a Talking Faith? Forum with the Christian community and help build interfaith bridges of trust, understanding and friendship...
The Platform: Digital Self-Publishing to Rise Above
NOV
6
6 Nov 2017 4:30pm
THE PLATFORM is a series of sessions exploring digital publishing. Learn how to curate, design and self-publish a digital zine with content that is 100% you.
Vocational Education and Training (VET) Support Program
NOV
8
8 Nov 2017 10am
Come along to Dandenong Library and get one-on-one mentoring support in your Vocational Education and Training (VET) course...
Bilingual Storytime
NOV
8
8 Nov 2017 10:30am
Come and join in the fun with lots of singing, dancing and storytelling in different languages each month...
Me and My Dad 'Geology Rocks!'
NOV
11
11 Nov 2017 3pm
Come along to Dandenong Library with your 7-11 year old and learn about erosion, plate tectonics, land forms.....
The Platform: Digital Self-Publishing to Rise Above
NOV
13
13 Nov 2017 4:30pm
THE PLATFORM is a series of sessions exploring digital publishing. Learn how to curate, design and self-publish a digital zine with content that is 100% you.
Career Support Service
NOV
14
14 Nov 2017 10am
Come along to Greater Dandenong Libraries and receive free career support to help you move forward in your career path...
MakerSpace Tech Tuesdays
NOV
14
14 Nov 2017 4pm
Discover electronics, 3D printing and design every Tuesday after school...
Vocational Education and Training (VET) Support Program
NOV
15
15 Nov 2017 10am
Come along to Dandenong Library and get one-on-one mentoring support in your Vocational Education and Training (VET) course...
[Sub]urban Studio - Spoken Word
NOV
15
15 Nov 2017 6:30pm
Drop-in to our free workshops with internationally renowned spoken word artist Abdul Hammoud...
The Platform: Digital Self-Publishing to Rise Above
NOV
20
20 Nov 2017 4:30pm
THE PLATFORM is a series of sessions exploring digital publishing. Learn how to curate, design and self-publish a digital zine with content that is 100% you.
Vocational Education and Training (VET) Support Program
NOV
22
22 Nov 2017 10am
Come along to Dandenong Library and get one-on-one mentoring support in your Vocational Education and Training (VET) course...
Vocational Education and Training (VET) Support Program
NOV
29
29 Nov 2017 10am
Come along to Dandenong Library and get one-on-one mentoring support in your Vocational Education and Training (VET) course...
Bilingual Storytime
DEC
13
13 Dec 2017 10:30am
Come and join in the fun with lots of singing, dancing and storytelling in different languages each month...