Adult programs

Technology

Moonee Valley Libraries offer a range of classes. Whether you are an absolute beginner or looking to improve your skills, you're sure to find something that suits your needs.

There is no cost for technology classes. 

Bookings are required prior to attending classes and all classes can be booked via our Eventbrite page.

All classes delivered in the Avondale Heights Library and Learning Centre public internet room are proudly supported by the Keilor East Community Bank Branch of the Bendigo Bank.

Bendigo bank logo


Tech Connect

Bring along your device, share knowledge and meet new friends. Tech Connect is a friendly informal group focusing on exploring technology, gaining a better understanding of devices and their features. Sessions will be facilitated by staff but are not repair workshops.

Avondale Heights
Friday, 9.30am-11.30am
20 July
17 August

Niddrie
Thursday, 9.30am-11.30am
26 July
2 August
30 August


Tech Q&A

Struggling with your computer, smartphone or tablet? Need some help to find your way around a new technology or app? Come and chat with a library staff member for some one on one assistance. Book your 30 minutes now. Free, bookings necessary.

Ascot Vale 
Commencing fortnightly from Friday 8 June, 10.30am-12.30pm

Sam Merrifield
Commencing fortnightly from Wednesday 13 June, 2pm-4pm

 


Help with forms

 

Do you need help with forms? In partnership with Farnham Street Neighbourhood Learning Centre, Moonee Valley Libraries is offering a free program for people who need help with myGov, filling out forms or understanding bills or other documents. For legal documents please refer to Flemington & Kensington Community Legal Centre. Book your 30 minute session now. Free, bookings necessary.

Flemington
Commencing weekly from Thursday 7 June, 1pm-3pm


Avondale Heights knitting group

 

Knitting group for beginners or advanced. Knit your own items or donate to charity. Bring your own supplies, share skills and ideas with others. This program is aimed at adult learners. Free, no bookings required.

Avondale Heights
Weekly on Monday, 1pm-3pm


Craft Connect

 

Craft Connect

Bring your own craft, share your skills and ideas with others and find inspiration for your next creative effort. This craft group is open to everyone interested in making and creating including knitters, felters, stitchers and more. This program is aimed at adult learners. Free, no bookings required.

Niddrie
Weekly on Wednesday, 11am-1pm

Sam Merrifield
Weekly on Tuesday, 1pm-3pm


English conversation classes

 

English Conversation

In partnership with Farnham Street Neighbourhood Learning Centre, the library offers free conversation classes. These weekly classes are a great way to practice your English and meet new people in a relaxed setting. All levels of English are welcome. This program is aimed at adult learners. Classes do not run during school holidays. Free, no bookings necessary.

Avondale Heights
Tuesday, 1pm-3pm

Flemington
Thursday, 10am-12pm

Niddrie
Monday, 9.30am-11.30am

Sam Merrifield
Monday, 10am-12pm
Friday, 10am-12pm


Chinese book chat

 

Gather with other readers each month and share your reading experiences. Discussion will be in Mandarin. Free, no bookings required.

中文读书会

歡迎您每個月和我們一起用好書來交換、

從對話來分享、以文字來交流。

讨论是用普通话. 诚挚欢迎爱书人来体验.

免费参与。不需要预订。但請務必帶一本您近期讀完的書籍出席

Flemington 图书馆
Friday 8 June, 10am-12pm
Friday 13 July, 10am-12pm
Friday 10 August, 10am-12pm

 

Community meals café

 

Eligible Home and Community Care residents can have delicious and nutritious three course meals while enjoying the company of others. This program is provided by the Community Strengthening Department. $7.75 per meal. For further information call 9243 8806 or 8325 1940.

Avondale Heights
Weekly on Friday, 12pm-1pm


Film screenings

 

Films in the Atrium

Come along to Avondale Heights and Flemington Libraries for free screenings of documentaries, international and art house films. Bookings can be made via our Eventbrite page.

All films shown at the Avondale Heights Library and Learning Centre are shown using audio visual equipment proudly supported by Keilor East Community Bank Branch of the Bendigo Bank.

Bendigo bank logo


Family History Group

 

Online Family History

Connect with other local people with an interest in genealogy and share stories, research tips and knowledge. The first hour concentrates on a set topic and the second hour is for open discussion, chat, research and skills sharing. Free, no bookings required.

Sam Merrifield
Weekly on Tuesday, 1pm-3pm


Legal services

 

Legal Advice

Need free legal advice? The Moonee Valley Legal Service can help with free advice and case work. A family violence lawyer is also available for confidential counselling. To make an appointment call 9376 7929

Avondale Heights
Weekly on Monday, 1.30pm-4.30pm

Niddrie
Fortnightly on Wednesday, 11.30am-12.30pm

Last updated: Monday, 20 August 2018, 3:37 AM