+ Today's opening hours

  • Ashburton 10am-9pm
  • Balwyn 10am-6pm
  • Camberwell 9am-9pm
  • Hawthorn 10am-6pm
  • Kew 10am-6pm

News and Information

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For those of you who love cycling and have worked your way through the Library copy of

Photograph of Camberwell Library

Camberwell's free public library service began in 1955 and the City Library was located in the old Subscription Libra

Events and Programs

Halloween at Camberwell Library
3:45pm to 5:15pm
Monday 31 October 2016
at Camberwell Library

Join us for Halloween at Camberwell Library.

Craft activities, stories and games for school-aged children. Special surprise for anyone dressed up for Halloween!

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11:00am Thursday 27 October 2016
at Camberwell Library

Need some suggestions for new authors and good books? Want to be tempted to discover something different?

Coloured pencils
4:00pm Wednesday 9 November 2016
at Ashburton Library

Fold, cut, glue, paint and decorate. Creative craft sessions for primary school aged children, using our materials and your imagination!

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6:00pm Tuesday 25 October 2016
at Hawthorn Library

Children with hearing impairments generally find it difficult to learn to speak and quickly fall behind. Family and friends are major influences on language learning but can struggle to help.

4:00pm to 5:00pm
Monday 31 October 2016
at Camberwell Library

Young Writers! Can you complete a novel in just one month?