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Outreach Library service

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Phone: 5018 8498

Website: http://www.mildura.vic.gov.au/library

 

Description

From Tuesday 30th October 2018 a weekly outreach visit will be made at the Underbool Linga Memorial Hall 10am to 1pm.     

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Outreach library set up in hallOutreach library set up in hallMembership is free to all residents - to register, take ID which shows your name and current address.  A parent or guardian must be present to register their child/children under age of 18.

 

A selection of items will be available each week. 10 items may be borrowed on your card. Books are usually 4-week loans, Music/DVDs/Magazines are 2-week loans, online items (eg ebooks) are usually 14-21 day loans.

As a registered library member, you can order items via the online catalogue and they will be brought to Underbool for you to collect; 
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Computer access and WiFi

Items can be reserved from other Mildura library branches as well as from libraries in other shires.

Raylene will be looking forward to seeing you at the library. Please visit on Tuesdays to find out more.

 

 

Book Chat  - 3rd Tuesday of the month

Come along, enjoy a cuppa and find out about books others have been reading, talk about a book you have read or just listen to what others are sharing.  The first Chat was held March 12th 2019.

 

School Holiday activity October 1st 2019

Find out what the 'craft in the bag' will be......

 

Seniors' Week 2019 Tuesday October 8th, 11am

Enjoy morning tea and discover more about Underbool as residents share their memories of Underbool and the changes they have observed...or if you have only recently moved to Underbool, share your first impressions of living in this town or how you came to live here. All welcome.

 

 

 see more about mildura library services : www.mildura.vic.gov.au/library 

 

Did you know that...

 ...since the 1st July 2015, you can now use your library card at any 'Swift' member libraries across Victoria - ask staff at the library for more information

....you can search the catalogue and reserve items from your home computer?

....playaways are a compact, portable format of talking books?

....you can join the library by registering online?

....there are many e-resources that you can borrow from the comfort of your own home - find out more

....you can borrow a pedometer?

....you can borrow a skipping rope which records your exercise?

....in October 2018 the Mobile Service was replaced by a visiting outreach service set up weekly in the Underbool Linga Hall

 

 

 

 

 Mobile Library

History - On the Mobile Library:

Mildura Rural City Council provided a Mobile Library service to Underbool for 29 years. In 1989 the first bookmobile commenced with a fortnightly service. From 1996, the service has been weekly.

Following a review of library services, the Mobile Library concluded it's Underbool service on Tuesday October 23rd, 2018. 

Mobile Library open at Underbool Rest areaMobile Library open at Underbool Rest area

Books, DVDs, magazines, music CDs/DVDs, internet access, literacy resources, ebooks and emagazines and more were available.  All ages catered for and items could be reserved from other Mildura library branches as well as from libraries in other shires. 

 

The Mobile Library provided a great service in Underbool and will be missed.

When: Tuesday morning: 10.00am to 1.00pm

Where: Cotter St Wayside Stop, near BBQ shelter

  

The Mobile Library also visited other towns along the Mallee Track:

Walpeup - Tuesday 2.00 - 5.00pm, at the Park on Mallee Highway

Cowangie - Wednesday 10.00 - 11.00am, Lewis St Park

Murrayville - Wednesday12.00 - 4.30pm, Pioneer Park cnr Gray & Reed St

Ouyen - Thursday 9.00 - 5.00pm, Cooper St, near Senior Citizens Rooms

Members can use their library card at any of the Mobile Library stops or at any Mildura Library branch.