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Library Corporation

Whitehorse Manningham Regional Library Corporation was established in 1996 to provide library services to the Cities of Whitehorse and Manningham. Responsibility for governance rests with the Library Board which comprises Councillors, Council officers and community members representing both Cities. The Chief Executive of the Library Corporation is responsible to the Library Board for the effective planning, management and financial control of library operations.

Our Vision

A library open for all to discover a world of possibilities.

Our Mission

To provide opportunities that inspire our community to read, learn, connect and create.

Our Values

Respect - We acknowledge our diverse community and support equal access to services by all.
Integrity - We are open, honest and accountable in the way we conduct our business.
Community Driven - Our services and the way we deliver them are shaped by the needs and aspirations of our community.
Collaboration - Together we develop positive relationships and partnerships that strengthen our services and their impact.
Excellence - We aim for excellence and strive to find new ways to improve how we work and deliver services.

Strategic Goals 2017 - 2021

Key themes for the 2017 - 2021 planning period.

1. Read, Learn and Discover
Providing resources and programs that encourage life-long learning and reading for pleasure.

2. Connect, Collaborate and Participate
Our library provides opportunities for social connection and community engagement.

3. Experience
We strive for excellence in all aspects of our services to ensure a positive and responsible experience for all customers.

4. Value
We apply best practice principles to the way we work to ensure our services continue to be relevant and sustainable.

Library Board Members

Cr Tina Liu, City of Whitehorse (Chair)
Cr Mike Zafiropoulos (AM), Manningham City Council (Deputy Chair)
Cr Dot Haynes, Manningham City Council
Cr Prue Cutts, City of Whitehorse
Mr Andrew Day, Chief Executive Officer, Manningham City Council
Ms Noelene Duff, Chief Executive Officer, City of Whitehorse
Ms Cathy Costa, Community Representative, City of Whitehorse
Mr Ian Keese, Community Representative, Manningham City Council

Board Meetings 2018

Meeting dates
Wednesday 21 February 2018, 5pm, Box Hill Library Meeting Room 1
Wednesday 30 May 2018, 5pm, Box Hill Library Meeting Room 1
Wednesday 22 August 2018, 5pm, Box Hill Library Meeting Room 1
Wednesday 19 September 2018, 5pm, Box Hill Library Meeting Room 1
Wednesday 17 October 2018, 5pm, Box Hill Library Meeting Room 1
Wednesday 12 December 2018, 5pm, Box Hill Library Meeting Room 1

Board Agenda 21 February 2018 and Draft Library Board Minutes 13 December 2017
Attachment 2 Draft Budget 2018/19

Board Agenda 30 May 2018
Attachment 2 Draft Budget 2018/19
Attachment 3 Draft Annual Action Plan 2018/19

22 August 2018 Library Board Meeting Agenda and Draft Minutes
Library Board Meeting 130 Attachment 2

Extra Ordinary Meeting 19 September 2018
Library Board Meeting 131 Agenda

Agenda Library Board Meeting 132 17 October 2018
Attachment 2 Draft Annual Report 2017/18

Library Board Meeting 133 12 December 2018 - Agenda and Draft Minutes from previous meeting

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