African Drumming Workshop

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African Drumming Workshop
Learn African djembe drumming techniques and traditional Guinean rhythms in this workshop with Mohamed Camara.  

Suitable for ages 12 – 18 years.

October 1, 3-4pm, Northcote Library 

Book online or call 1300 655 355.

Do you love YA fiction?

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YA Reads Online Competition

Tell us your favourite Young Adult read online and go into the draw to win the entire Inky Shortlist.

Competition starts October 1, so get reading now! 

Inky Awards 2015 - Voting closing soon

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Inky Awards

The Inky Awards recognise high-quality young adult literature and the winners are decided by you!

There are two awards the Gold Inky Award for an Australian book, and the Silver Inky Award for an international book.

Check out the shortlist  and get reading these great new books!

Vote  for your favourite Inky now as voting closes 27 September.

Winners announced on 13 October. 



Reading Rocks!

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Visit Darebin Libraries to see just how rockin' reading can be - and in the meantime, check out the new titles we have, find out about your favourite authors or see what else we have.

New releases

Author websites





Xbox 360

Take advantage of the chance to play on an Xbox at Preston, Northcote and Reservoir Libraries!

Games include Kinect JoyRide, Sports, Virtua for tennis, MotionSports, Kinectimals and Adventures.

Games switch over every few weeks, it's free to use - just come along and enjoy.

Study Stuff

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Life can’t be all fun and games – but allow Darebin Libraries to make studying just that bit easier!

Online Resources
Library Catalogue

Writing an essay for school? Check out this great site with advice on what to do, heaps of information on different topics, and images which you can use!




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If you need info about jobs, health, life... get hooked up here with links to a stack of different sites covering all that and more!  Trying to work out your future, or maybe you want to become a volunteer?  Just pick and click! 

Youth links