Jolabokaflod (Yule Book Flood) is an Icelandic tradition where books are given on Christmas Eve and recipients then spend the evening reading and drinking hot chocolate.

This year, Glen Eira Libraries are celebrating Jolabokaflod on Monday 24 December. Come along and take away a book (to keep), have a chat to our team and enjoy a free hot chocolate or coffee.


Free event. All welcome. No bookings required.


Monday 24 December,12noon - 3.30pm

Bentleigh Library

Caulfield Library

Carnegie Library and Community Centre