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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

Me and My Dad 'Insect-a-mania'
JUL
22
22 Jul 2017 3pm
Come along to Dandenong Library with your 7-11 year old and be introduced to the mysterious world of invertebrates and mini beasts...
Peer 2 Peer Homework Club
JUL
24
24 Jul 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...
Scam Savvy
JUL
24
24 Jul 2017 10am
Come along to Greater Dandenong libraries and find out more about common scams and how you can protect yourself from being scammed...
Conversation Circle
JUL
25
25 Jul 2017 6pm
Join the conversation circle at the Dandenong Library and make new friends whilst practising English in a friendly, relaxed and safe environment...
Learning help for Adults
JUL
25
25 Jul 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...
[Sub]urban Studio - Spoken Word
JUL
26
26 Jul 2017 6:30pm
Drop-in to our free workshops with internationally renowned spoken word artist Abdul Hammoud...
Sisters of Mercy English Tutoring
JUL
28
28 Jul 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...
Career Support Service
AUG
1
1 Aug 2017 10am
Come along to Greater Dandenong Libraries and receive free career support to help you move forward in your career path...
Vocational Education and Training (VET) Support Program
AUG
2
2 Aug 2017 10am
Come along to Dandenong Library and get one-on-one mentoring support in your Vocational Education and Training (VET) course...
Fun with Coding
AUG
5
5 Aug 2017 10:30am
Come along to Dandenong Library for this fun and interactive program where you will learn to code and design cool stuff...
Business Information Session: Starting your Business Right
AUG
7
7 Aug 2017 6:30pm
At this interactive information session at Dandenong Library, Bruce Hall from Small Business Victoria will provide you with practical tips and advice on planning and starting your business...
MakerSpace Tech Tuesdays
AUG
8
8 Aug 2017 4pm
Discover electronics, 3D printing and design every Tuesday after school...
[Sub]urban Studio - Spoken Word
AUG
9
9 Aug 2017 6:30pm
Drop-in to our free workshops with internationally renowned spoken word artist Abdul Hammoud...
Vocational Education and Training (VET) Support Program
AUG
9
9 Aug 2017 10am
Come along to Dandenong Library and get one-on-one mentoring support in your Vocational Education and Training (VET) course...
Bilingual Storytime
AUG
9
9 Aug 2017 10:30am
Come and join in the fun with lots of singing, dancing and storytelling in different languages each month...
Design your own website workshop
AUG
9
9 Aug 2017 6:30pm
Join us for 4 free interactive classes as we guide you through creating your own website from scratch...
Graphic Design Workshop
AUG
10
10 Aug 2017 6:30pm
join us for 4 free interactive classes as we guide through the latest graphic design software...
Me and My Dad 'Animal Life Cycles and Reproduction'
AUG
12
12 Aug 2017 3pm
Come along to Dandenong Library with your 7-11 year old and participate in this wildly engaging program on animal life cycles and reproduction...
Fun with Coding
AUG
12
12 Aug 2017 10:30am
Come along to Dandenong Library for this fun and interactive program where you will learn to code and design cool stuff...
Business Information Session: Business Planning Essentials
AUG
14
14 Aug 2017 6:30pm
At this interactive information session at Dandenong Library, Bruce Hall from Small Business Victoria will provide you with practical tips and advice on what you need to create a one-page business plan...
Silent Reading Party
AUG
15
15 Aug 2017 6pm
Come and join your fellow readers for an hour of uninterrupted quiet time to read whatever you want...
Vocational Education and Training (VET) Support Program
AUG
16
16 Aug 2017 10am
Come along to Dandenong Library and get one-on-one mentoring support in your Vocational Education and Training (VET) course...
Design your own website workshop
AUG
16
16 Aug 2017 6:30pm
Join us for 4 free interactive classes as we guide you through creating your own website from scratch...
Graphic Design Workshop
AUG
17
17 Aug 2017 6:30pm
join us for 4 free interactive classes as we guide through the latest graphic design software...
Fun with Coding
AUG
19
19 Aug 2017 10:30am
Come along to Dandenong Library for this fun and interactive program where you will learn to code and design cool stuff...
Business Information Session: Understanding Marketing
AUG
21
21 Aug 2017 6:30pm
At this interactive information session at Dandenong Library, Bruce Hall from small Business Victoria will provide you with practical tips and advice on understanding marketing...
[Sub]urban Studio - Spoken Word
AUG
23
23 Aug 2017 6:30pm
Drop-in to our free workshops with internationally renowned spoken word artist Abdul Hammoud...
Vocational Education and Training (VET) Support Program
AUG
23
23 Aug 2017 10am
Come along to Dandenong Library and get one-on-one mentoring support in your Vocational Education and Training (VET) course...
Design your own website workshop
AUG
23
23 Aug 2017 6:30pm
Join us for 4 free interactive classes as we guide you through creating your own website from scratch...
Graphic Design Workshop
AUG
24
24 Aug 2017 6:30pm
join us for 4 free interactive classes as we guide through the latest graphic design software...
Fun with Coding
AUG
26
26 Aug 2017 10:30am
Come along to Dandenong Library for this fun and interactive program where you will learn to code and design cool stuff...
Business Information Session: Taxation considerations for your Home based Business
AUG
28
28 Aug 2017 6:30pm
This interactive information session at Dandenong Library, presented by the Taxation Office will provide you with practical tips and advice on the taxation considerations for home based businesses...
Vocational Education and Training (VET) Support Program
AUG
30
30 Aug 2017 10am
Come along to Dandenong Library and get one-on-one mentoring support in your Vocational Education and Training (VET) course...
Design your own website workshop
AUG
30
30 Aug 2017 6:30pm
Join us for 4 free interactive classes as we guide you through creating your own website from scratch...
Graphic Design Workshop
AUG
31
31 Aug 2017 6:30pm
join us for 4 free interactive classes as we guide through the latest graphic design software...
Fun with Coding
SEP
2
2 Sep 2017 10:30am
Come along to Dandenong Library for this fun and interactive program where you will learn to code and design cool stuff...
iPad - Introduction Session in the Library
SEP
5
5 Sep 2017 9:30am
Get along to Greater Dandenong Libraries as you enjoy a free introductory iPad session and master some of the wonderful features these devices offer...
Career Support Service
SEP
5
5 Sep 2017 10am
Come along to Greater Dandenong Libraries and receive free career support to help you move forward in your career path...
[Sub]urban Studio - Spoken Word
SEP
6
6 Sep 2017 6:30pm
Drop-in to our free workshops with internationally renowned spoken word artist Abdul Hammoud...
Vocational Education and Training (VET) Support Program
SEP
6
6 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
SEP
6
6 Sep 2017 6:30pm
join us for 4 free interactive classes as we guide through the latest graphic design software...
Design your own website workshop
SEP
7
7 Sep 2017 6:30pm
Join us for 4 free interactive classes as we guide you through creating your own website from scratch...
Me and My Dad 'Rockpool Discovery'
SEP
9
9 Sep 2017 3pm
Come along to Dandenong Library with your 7-11 year old and marvel at the biodiversity of Victoria's intertidal zones and rocky shores...
Fun with Coding
SEP
9
9 Sep 2017 10:30am
Come along to Dandenong Library for this fun and interactive program where you will learn to code and design cool stuff...
Vocational Education and Training (VET) Support Program
SEP
13
13 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
SEP
13
13 Sep 2017 6:30pm
join us for 4 free interactive classes as we guide through the latest graphic design software...
Bilingual Storytime
SEP
13
13 Sep 2017 10:30am
Come and join in the fun with lots of singing, dancing and storytelling in different languages each month...
Design your own website workshop
SEP
14
14 Sep 2017 6:30pm
Join us for 4 free interactive classes as we guide you through creating your own website from scratch...
Fun with Coding
SEP
16
16 Sep 2017 10:30am
Come along to Dandenong Library for this fun and interactive program where you will learn to code and design cool stuff...
[Sub]urban Studio - Spoken Word
SEP
20
20 Sep 2017 6:30pm
Drop-in to our free workshops with internationally renowned spoken word artist Abdul Hammoud...
Vocational Education and Training (VET) Support Program
SEP
20
20 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
SEP
20
20 Sep 2017 6:30pm
join us for 4 free interactive classes as we guide through the latest graphic design software...
Design your own website workshop
SEP
21
21 Sep 2017 6:30pm
Join us for 4 free interactive classes as we guide you through creating your own website from scratch...
Fun with Coding
SEP
23
23 Sep 2017 10:30am
Come along to Dandenong Library for this fun and interactive program where you will learn to code and design cool stuff...
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
SEP
27
27 Sep 2017 6:30pm
join us for 4 free interactive classes as we guide through the latest graphic design software...
Design your own website workshop
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...
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...
[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...
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...
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...
Me and My Dad 'Digital Microscopy'
OCT
14
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...
[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...
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...
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...
[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...
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...
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.....
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...
[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...
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...
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...