Notice that contact via phone will be unavailable.

We are upgrading our telephone systems and our phone lines will be unavailable from 2pm Wednesday. We anticipate the phone lines being operational by Thursday 30 May.

If you need to contact us during this time, all branches remain open for in person queries or you may prefer to email us or use the live-chat option on the website.  

Book Chats

Keen to join a reading group, but worry that the book of the month might not be your cup of tea? 

Then Book Chat is for you.  With no set theme or topic, Book Chat is a relaxed and informal chat about books and reading, and a great way to meet people in your area. 


When and where

Carnegie Library and Community Centre

First Wednesday of the month: 2pm to 3pm

2024 dates

Wednesday 3 January 2pm - 3pm
Wednesday 7 February 2pm - 3pm
Wednesday 6 March 2pm - 3pm
Wednesday 3 April 2pm - 3pm
Wednesday 1 May 2pm - 3pm
Wednesday 5 June 2pm - 3pm
Wednesday 3 July 2pm - 3pm
Wednesday 7 August 2pm - 3pm
Wednesday 4 September 2pm - 3pm
Wednesday 2 October 2pm - 3pm
Wednesday 6 November 2pm - 3pm
Wednesday 4 December 2pm - 3pm


Bentleigh Library and Youth Hub

Third Thursday of every month, 7pm - 8pm


2024 dates

Thursday 18 January 7pm - 8pm
Thursday 15 February 7pm - 8pm
Thursday 21 March 7pm - 8pm
Thursday 18 April 7pm - 8pm
Thursday 16 May 7pm - 8pm
Thursday 20 June 7pm - 8pm
Thursday 18 July 7pm - 8pm
Thursday 15 August 7pm - 8pm
Thursday 19 September 7pm - 8pm
Thursday 17 October 7pm - 8pm
Thursday 21 November 7pm - 8pm
Thursday 19 December 7pm - 8pm