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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 Dot Haynes, Manningham City Council (Chair)
Cr Andrew Munroe, City of Whitehorse (Deputy Chair)
Cr Tina Liu, City of Whitehorse
Cr Sophy Galbally, Manningham City Council
Ms Lee Robson, Group Manager Community Programs, Manningham City Council
Ms Terry Wilkinson, General Manager Human Services, City of Whitehorse
Ms Carole Jean, Community Representative, City of Whitehorse
Mr Ian Keese, Community Representative, Manningham City Council

Board Meetings 2020

Meeting dates
Wednesday 26 February 2020, 5pm, Box Hill Library, Bert Lewis Room
Wednesday 11 March 2020, 5pm Extra Ordinary Meeting, Box Hill Library, Bert Lewis Room
Wednesday 27 May 2020, 5pm, via Zoom
Wednesday 26 August 2020, 5pm, Box Hill Library, Bert Lewis Room
Wednesday 14 October 2020, 5pm, Extra Ordinary Meeting, via Zoom
Wednesday 16 December 2020, 5pm, Box Hill Library, Bert Lewis Room

Library Board Meeting 142 26 August 2020
Library Board Meeting 142 Agenda and Previous Minutes
Library board Meeting 142 Attachment

Library Board Meeting 143 14 October 2020
Library Board Meeting Agenda and Minutes
Attachment 1: Draft Annual Report 2019-2020

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