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City's Customer Service Desk Now Open In Library
Posted 19 May 2020 City's Customer Service Desk Now Open In Library

The City’s Customer Service team are open for business in the City of Vincent library.

Library Reopens for Borrowing Only : FAQs
Posted 15 May 2020 Library Reopens for Borrowing Only : FAQs

The City of Vincent Library and Local History Centre reopens Monday 18 May with reduced opening hours and limited to borrowing services only with a maximum capacity of 20 customers at a time. Please read our range of FAQs for more information.

Vincent verge collections rescheduled
Posted 12 May 2020 Vincent verge collections rescheduled

There is good news for Vincent residents who have been using their time in isolation to declutter their homes, with bulk hard waste collections rescheduled for July and August.

Vincent welcomes easing of COVID-19 restrictions
Posted 11 May 2020 Vincent welcomes easing of COVID-19 restrictions

The City of Vincent welcomes the easing of coronavirus restrictions and is working towards implementing phase two of the State Government’s four-phase plan for getting our lives and livelihoods back on track.

Library open for business online
Posted 01 April 2020 Library open for business online

The City of Vincent Library and Local History Centre is expanding its online services to keep our community entertained and connected during this time of social distancing.

Beatty Park and City of Vincent Library closure
Posted 23 March 2020 Beatty Park and City of Vincent Library closure

Beatty Park Leisure Centre and the City of Vincent Library closed today in response to the Federal Government's latest restrictions on social gatherings designed to slow the spread of COVID-19.

CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) Library Closure FAQs
Posted 20 March 2020 CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) Library Closure FAQs

The City of Vincent Library and Local History Centre have closed in response to COVID-19. Please read our FAQs for further information.

COVID-19: City of Vincent Facilities
Posted 18 March 2020 COVID-19: City of Vincent Facilities

Important community information regarding Coronavirus (COVID-19) and City of Vincent facilities

City Response to Coronavirus
Posted 16 March 2020 City Response to Coronavirus

The City of Vincent is stepping up its preparedness and putting measures in place in response to the spread of Coronavirus.

Fall in love (with a new book)
Posted 20 January 2020 Fall in love (with a new book)

The City of Vincent will connect likeminded booklovers through a Literary Speed ‘Dating’ event as part of Library Lovers’ Week.

Baby Rhyme Time and Storytime Summer Break
Posted 02 December 2019 Baby Rhyme Time and Storytime Summer Break

Baby Rhyme Time and Storytime will be taking a break after Thursday 19 December. They will resume Monday 20 January 2020.

Vincent Events season returns
Posted 31 October 2019 Vincent Events season returns

This Halloween marks the start of our Vincent Events season that features free community events, for all ages, across the warmer months.

Vote for your favourite photo in the local history awards
Posted 10 October 2019 Vote for your favourite photo in the local history awards

Voting is now open for the Popular Choice Award category in our Local History Awards, where our community gets to pick their favourite photo.

The Packs Project : Stationery Donation Drive
Posted 27 August 2019 The Packs Project : Stationery Donation Drive

During September we have a collection box in the library for stationery donations to the School Packs Project.

Children's Book Week Competitions
Posted 12 August 2019 Children's Book Week Competitions

To celebrate Children's Book Week 2019 we are running a book prize draw and a costume competition.

Temporary Change to Library Opening Hours
Posted 16 July 2019 Temporary Change to Library Opening Hours

The City of Vincent Library & Local History Centre will open at 10.30am on Wednesday 7 August.

Modern twist on Local History Awards
Posted 04 June 2019 Modern twist on Local History Awards

Our Local History Awards are on again, with a modern twist. This year there are categories for more modern images (post -2000s), as well as youth prizes.

Easter Closing Hours and Bin Collection
Posted 15 April 2019 Easter Closing Hours and Bin Collection

From everyone at the City of Vincent, we wish you a very happy and safe Easter.

Scribblers Festival : Hunt for the Golden Feather
Posted 09 April 2019 Scribblers Festival : Hunt for the Golden Feather

The hunt for the Golden Feather has begun at the City of Vincent Library! Visit the library until 12 May and keep your eyes peeled in our children’s and young adult sections for special Scribblers Festival feather-shaped bookmarks.

Parking and footpath restrictions due to building maintenance
Posted 05 April 2019 Parking and footpath restrictions due to building maintenance

Please note that there will be parking restrictions and restricted footpath access on the Loftus Street side of the library building from Monday 8 April until Thursday 11 April.

Easter Opening Hours and Colouring In Competition
Posted 26 March 2019 Easter Opening Hours and Colouring In Competition

The City of Vincent Library and Local History Centre will have adjusted opening hours for the Easter holiday period and is also running an Easter colouring in competition for children 12 and under.

Baby Rhyme Time and Storytime Summer Break
Posted 12 December 2018 Baby Rhyme Time and Storytime Summer Break

Baby Rhyme Time and Storytime will be taking a break after Thursday 17 December. They will resume Monday 14 January 2019.

Christmas Opening Hours
Posted 11 December 2018 Christmas Opening Hours

From all of us at the City of Vincent, we wish you a Merry Christmas and a Safe and Happy New Year!

New library catalogue
Posted 23 November 2018 New library catalogue

You may notice a few improvements with a more streamlined library management system and catalogue installed earlier this week.

New online catalogue
Posted 22 November 2018 New online catalogue

The new online library catalogue is now up and running.

Library Closure
Posted 05 November 2018 Library Closure

The Library and Local History Centre will be closed Monday 19 November to Wednesday 21 November whilst we upgrade our library management system.

Flying the Flag for PrideFEST 2018
Posted 02 November 2018 Flying the Flag for PrideFEST 2018

We are flying the rainbow flag to support PrideFEST 2018, which runs from 3 to 25 November.

Vincent Events
Posted 01 November 2018 Vincent Events

We have a new website dedicated to our events season. The City of Vincent’s event season kicks off on the 31st October 2018 and runs until the 31st of May 2019 featuring over 50 events at venues across Leederville, North Perth, Mount Lawley, West Perth, Northbridge and Mount Hawthorn.

Extended Opening Hours Sunday 14 October
Posted 05 October 2018 Extended Opening Hours Sunday 14 October

The Library will be open 10am - 4pm Sunday 14 October.

Library Management System Upgrade
Posted 01 October 2018 Library Management System Upgrade

Our library system is getting an upgrade!

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