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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.

Expressions of Interest - Whitehorse Community Representative for the Board of the Whitehorse Manningham Regional Library Corporation

Expressions of interest are being sought for the position of Whitehorse Community Representative on the Board of the Whitehorse Manningham Regional Library Corporation.

The Board has responsibility for the governance of the Library Corporation.

The Community Representative needs to be a resident or ratepayer of the City of Whitehorse or be enrolled to vote at elections held by the council, be a member of the library and have a genuine interest and commitment to the enhancement of public library services to the local community.

For a copy of the Terms of Reference and further information about the position contact Sally Both on 9896 4333 or email sally.both@wml.vic.gov.au.

Applications close 5pm Friday 14 June 2019

Visit www.wml.vic.gov.au for information about the library service

Community representative guidelines for appointment to the Library Board

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 2019

Meeting dates
Wednesday 20 February 2019, 5pm, Box Hill Library Meeting Room 1
Wednesday 22 May 2019, 5pm, Box Hill Library Meeting Room 1
Wednesday 28 August 2019, 5pm, Box Hill Library Meeting Room 1
Wednesday 16 October 2019, 5pm, Box Hill Library Meeting Room 1
Wednesday 11 December 2019, 5pm, Box Hill Library Meeting Room 1

Extra Ordinary Meeting 19 September 2018
Library Board Meeting 131 Agenda

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

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

Library Board Meeting 20 February 2019
Agenda Board Meeting 134 and Draft Minutes from previous meeting
Attachment 3. - Draft Budget 2019/20

Library Board Meeting 22 May 2019
Library Board Meeting 135 Agenda and draft minutes from previous meeting
Attachment 2 - Draft Budget 2019/20

Whitehorse Manningham Regional Library Corporation
Public Notice of Proposed Budget

In accordance with Section 129 of the Local Government Act, Whitehorse Manningham Regional Library Corporation gives notice that it has prepared a Budget for the financial year 1 July 2019 to 30 June 2020 and will consider adopting the budget at the meeting of the Library Board to be held at 5pm on Wednesday 22 May 2019 at Box Hill Library, 1040 Whitehorse Rd, Box Hill 3128. Copies of the Budget are available for inspection during the opening hours at each Corporation branch located at Nunawading, Blackburn, Box Hill, Bulleen, Doncaster, The Pines, Vermont South and Warrandyte and on the website www.wml.vic.gov.au.

Written submissions under Section 223 of the Local Government Act must be made to the Corporation by 5pm on 15 May 2019 and will be considered at the meeting on 22 May 2019.

Sally Both
Chief Executive Officer

Draft Budget 2019 - 2020

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