One of the strengths of SLAV is its strong and active Branch structure.
When you join SLAV you also join one of 22 regional and metropolitan branches which meet regularly throughout the year.
Your local branch
- gives you the opportunity to connect with peers in your region.
- provides you with professional learning and collaborative opportunities.
- gives you a voice through your local branch representative at SLAV Council meetings.
Contact a Branch
Contact: Julia Petrov and Leonie Darken
School: St Patrick’s College – Ballarat
Contact: Sharon Marchingo
School: Crusoe 7-10 Secondary College
Contact: Jacinta Fleming
School: Gippsland Grammar School
Contact: Christine Lean
School: Christian College, Geelong
Geelong Ning http://slav-geelong.ning.com/
Contact: Janelle Collins: Wanganui Park Secondary College
Contact: Jennifer Frisardi School: Notre Dame Shepparton
Contact: Susan O’Malley
School: St Paul’s Anglican Grammar School
Contact: Christine Wilson
School: Overnewton Anglican Community College
By Glenda Morris
Contact: Glenda Morris, Siena College, Camberwell
Contact: Roxanne Summer, Bialik College, Hawthorn
Contact: Julie Pagliaro, St Kevin’s College, Toorak ph: 9832 4905
Contact: Camilla Elliott, Mazenod College, Mulgrave ph: 8561 1150
Please get in touch and join us for branch meetings. We meet twice during the year and conclude with a dinner meeting in November. All members welcome!
2018 Term 1 Meeting
Keep the Date: Thursday, 8 March
Venue: Norwood Secondary College, Byron St, Ringwood.
Full details to follow
By Reina Phung
Contact: Reina Phung
School: Ivanhoe Grammar (firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com)
Contact: Alexia Gibbons
School: Ivanhoe Girls Grammar (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Term 1: Thursday March 22nd 2018
Venue: St Monica’s College- Epping
Focus: Meet the new EO, Dr Susan La Marca
Contact: Sue Osborne, Haileybury College, Brighton.
ph: email@example.com Ph:99046207 Mobile: 0419133253
By Karen Malbon
2018 Meeting dates for your diary:
Term 1 meeting – Thursday 15th of March. 4:00pm for a 4:30pm start
Venue: Copperfield College, Kings Park Campus, Kambalda Circuit, Kings Park. (Parking off Kambalda Circuit at the rear of the school. Library is on the left as you walk past the gym.)
RSVP: 14 March to Karen please (for catering)
Topic: Networks: in real life and online
- Jennifer Brus from Brimbank Libraries will join us to talk about public library services and
the Borrow Across
- The State initiative
- Exploration of online networks that you can tap into
- People or organisations you can follow and connect with on social media
Term 2 meeting – Thursday May 17 (TBC)
Term 3 meeting – Thursday Sep 6 (TBC)
Term 4 meeting – Thursday 22 Nov (TBC)
Please contact us for more information about upcoming events
By Cheryl Taylor
Contact: Galen staff – Cheryl Taylor
School: Galen Catholic College
Contact: Cairistiona Tait
School: John Paul College Frankston
Convener: Joyce Asa Leausa – Wonthaggi Secondary College
Contact: Margaret Sinnott
School: Emmanuel College – Warrnambool
Monday, 18 September 2017
Venue: St John’s Primary School, 263 Russell Street, Dennington
Parking: Staff Car Park
Host: Emily Lloyd
Afternoon Tea provided: Please let me know of any dietary requirements
RSVPs: Essential. Please email Marg Sinnott, Convenor of SLAV South Western Branch firstname.lastname@example.org or phone 0429 612523
There is a possibility of having a meal together at the end of the meeting. Please let me know if you are interested in this (at own cost). It would be a quick meal, understanding people having to travel etc.
Topics of Discussion:
A wrap up of all Book Week celebrations – what worked well, what would you like to try next year
National Literacy and Numeracy Week – how did that go?
Library Plans for Term 4
Contact: Anne Hines
School: Chaffey Secondary College
Contact: Janita Morison
School: Chairo Christian School
Branch contact to be confirmed