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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

Sisters of Mercy English Tutoring
AUG
18
18 Aug 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...
Fun with Coding - Fully Booked
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...
Peer 2 Peer Homework Club
AUG
21
21 Aug 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...
Business Information Session: Understanding Marketing - FULLY BOOKED
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...
Learning help for Adults
AUG
22
22 Aug 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...
MakerSpace Tech Tuesdays
AUG
22
22 Aug 2017 4pm
Discover electronics, 3D printing and design every Tuesday after school...
Conversation Circle
AUG
22
22 Aug 2017 6pm
Join the conversation circle at the Dandenong Library and make new friends whilst practising English in a friendly, relaxed and safe environment...
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...
[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...
Design your own website workshop - Fully Booked
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 - Fully Booked
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 - Fully Booked
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...
Robotics Workshop - Springvale Library
AUG
27
27 Aug 2017 12:15pm
Come along to Springvale Library for a free robotic workshop and be inspired and introduced to pathways in engineering, science and IT...
Business Information Session: Taxation considerations for your Home based Business - FULLY BOOKED
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 - Fully Booked
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 - Fully Booked
AUG
31
31 Aug 2017 6:30pm
join us for 4 free interactive classes as we guide through the latest graphic design software...
Osamah Sami | Melbourne Writers' Festival
SEP
1
1 Sep 2017 11am
Join Osamah Sami at Dandenong Library for this special event to celebrate the Melbourne Writers Festival coming to Dandenong...
Fun with Coding - Fully Booked
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...
Tom and Meg Keneally | Melbourne Writers' Festival
SEP
2
2 Sep 2017 12:30pm
Join authors Meg and Tom Keneally at Dandenong Library for this special event to celebrate the Melbourne Writers Festival coming to Dandenong...
Dandenong Storytelling Live: Tomorrow | Melbourne Writers' Festival
SEP
2
2 Sep 2017 6:30pm
Join Alice Skye, Abdul Hammoud, Sami Shah, Daryll Delgdo and Lana Woolf at Walker Street Gallery and Arts Centre for this special event to celebrate the Melbourne Writers Festival coming to Dandenong...
iPad - Introduction Session in the Library
SEP
5
5 Sep 2017 9:30am
Get along to Greater Dandenong Libraries to 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...
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...
[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...
Graphic Design Workshop - Fully Booked
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 - Fully Booked
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...
Fun with Coding - Fully Booked
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...
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...
iPad - Introduction Session in the Library
SEP
12
12 Sep 2017 9:30am
Get along to Greater Dandenong Libraries to enjoy a free introductory iPad session and master some of the wonderful features these devices offer...
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...
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...
Graphic Design Workshop - Fully Booked
SEP
13
13 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 - Fully Booked
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 - Fully Booked
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...
iPad - Introduction Session in the Library
SEP
19
19 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...
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...
[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...
Graphic Design Workshop - Fully Booked
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 - Fully Booked
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 - Fully Booked
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...
iPad - Introduction Session in the Library
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...