+ Today's opening hours

  • Ashburton 2pm-5pm
  • Balwyn 2pm-5pm
  • Camberwell 2pm-5pm
  • Hawthorn 1:30pm-5pm
  • Kew 2pm-5pm

News and Information

Thursday 14 January 2016

We are delighted to be hosting a night with Carolyn Landon, author of Banksia lady: Celia Rosser, botanical artis

Friday 11 December 2015

With Beamafilm's stream-on-demand video service

Thursday 10 December 2015

Going away over the summer holidays or just relaxing at home over the coming months?

Monday 8 February 2016

The school year has begun for many high school students. But before the stress sets in, take a deep breath and check

Warhol Weiwei book cover
Tuesday 12 January 2016

Andy Warhol and Ai Weiwei are two of the most significant and recognisable artists of the last century.

Love Summer display at Balwyn
Monday 11 January 2016

The sun is out, the sunscreen is on and school is a distant memory.

Events and Programs

Family reading
7:00pm Monday 29 February 2016
at Ashburton Library

An information session for parents/carers of babies, preschoolers and early primary aged children.

Banksia Lady
7:00pm Tuesday 16 February 2016
at Hawthorn Library

The story of Celia Rosser, internationally acclaimed botanical illustrator, who dedicated her life to painting the entire genus of Banksia, the only artist to have done such a thing.

4:30pm to 6:30pm
Monday 22 February 2016
at Ashburton Library

Expo for secondary school students. Food, fun and freebies!

Bring your friends, see new materials, meet new people, learn about local services.

10:30am to 11:00am
Monday 15 February 2016
at Ashburton Library

For children aged 12 months to 2.5 years old

Sing baby sing
10:30am to 11:00am
Tuesday 16 February 2016
at Camberwell Library

For babies aged 0 to 12 months old.

Sing Baby Sing is an interactive session that will introduce your baby to the joy and rhythm of language.

Coloured pencils
4:00pm Tuesday 16 February 2016 at Hawthorn Library

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