Events and Programs


Keep an eye out here and on the Gannawarra Library Service Facebook page for current and upcoming events.




BIG Summer Read

The BIG Summer Read is back again this year and open to anyone aged 0-18.
Read your way through Summer and go in the draw to win amazing prizes!
The challenge runs from 1 December 2022 - 31 January 2023.
How it works:
Children read and log at least 10 books or audio books between these dates to be eligible for local and state wide prize draws.
Participants who record their reading online through Beanstack will be eligible for the state wide prize draws.
0-8 years : $250 Readings Gift Voucher
9-12 years: $250 Readings Gift Voucher
13-18 years: $500 Readings Gift Voucher 

And we will also be randomly drawing prizes just for Gannawarra Library Service patrons!

How to enter:
Download the Beanstack app from App StoreGoogle Play or use the Beanstack Website to register and log your reading.
You can pre-register at any time, but won't be able to record what you've read or listened to until 1 December 2022.

Good luck!!





Book Chat - Kerang

Enjoy a relaxing morning as we share favourite books, get ideas on what to read next and discuss book inspired themes.  Morning tea provided. 

Book Chat is held at 10.30am at the Kerang Library on the 2nd Wednesday of every month except January.  Bookings are essential

Please note - COVID-19 restrictions may impact Book Chat and the places available. 


Books on Wheels

Books on wheels

Books on Wheels delivers books, magazines, audio books and DVDs to people who are unable to access the library themselves. 

To register for the Books on Wheels contact the Sir John Gorton Library on (03) 5452 1546.

Once registered, a library staff member will contact the participant to get to know them and gain an understanding of the types of resources they would like to receive. Councils Community Care team will then link participants with a volunteer to deliver resources to their home on a monthly basis.