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Joint Statement on marriage equality

 

The Chair and CEO of the Geelong Regional Library Corporation have issued a joint statement on marriage equality....

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Word for Word Festival 2017

 

The 2017 program for the Word for Word Non-Fiction Festival has been launched and its the best ever!

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What's on Spring

Our new What's on Spring brochure is now available.

 

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Long-standing mystery solved

The painting of Geelong’s first Town Clerk, William Weire, normally adorns the corridors of City Hall but detective work uncovering the identity of the artist has led to the painting going...

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Experience the library that travels to you!

With a range of collection items for browsing and borrowing, the mobile service is also your portal to the library corporation’s full collection of 400,000 plus items....

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All About Kids

 

Get your child school ready!

Children aged 0-5 are invited to join in the new Victoria wide, 1000 Books Before School program.

Heritage

Heritage Reading Room

Visit the Heritage Centre Reading Room and let our skilled staff guide you in your historical research.

Youth Programs

Switch Writing Group

If you are 12 - 25 years old come along and learn how to write a creative story, a poem, an opinion piece or a review, or get feedback on your writing. These free workshops are run by expereinced journalists and include a light lunch and all writing materials.

Tuesday, 3 October 2017 - 11:00am to 3:00pm
Lara Library

Youth Programs

Zentangle

Can you draw a line? Then you can Zentangle. Zentangle art looks amazing and complicated, but is built up from simple line and pattern drawing. It’s also super fun and relaxing. Let us show you how. Ages 12+

Wednesday, 15 November 2017 - 6:30pm to 7:15pm
Waurn Ponds Library

Youth Programs

Tech Block - EZ-Robots

Are you a Beginner, Hacker, Modder, or Student? Come and play with our EZ-Robots and learn to program with EZ-Builder Robot Control Software in this short 3-week course. No programming experience needed! For bookings, please contact cysmanager@grlc.vic.gov.au Ages 12+

Tuesday, 5 September 2017 - 4:30pm to 6:00pm
Geelong Library and Heritage Centre

Youth Programs

Manga Club

Are you a fan of Anime and Manga? Come along to Manga Club to meet other otaku and draw, discuss and share all thing's Manga. No booking Required. Ages 12+

Multiple Times
Newcomb Library

Youth Programs

Art House

Socialise with friends, create amazing artwork and have fun. Remember, you don't have to be a great artist to create fantastic artwork! This program is run in partnership with The fOrT Youth Centre. No booking required. Ages 12+

Multiple Times
Lara Library

Youth Programs

Tech Block - Programming with NAO

Meet NAO, our humanoid robot. Learn to program with Choregraphe Suite and discover how to make her move, talk and respond to her environment over this 3-week course. For bookings, please contact cysmanager@grlc.vic.gov.au Ages 12+

Tuesday, 17 October 2017 - 4:30pm to 6:00pm
Geelong Library and Heritage Centre

Youth Programs

The Writing Dome

Do you feel the urge to use interesting words in an interesting way? Join our writing group at the Dome. Keep a writing journal, contribute to a group blog, try out different writing techniques and share your writing with the group. No booking required. Ages 12+

Multiple Times
Geelong Library and Heritage Centre

Youth Programs

3D Printing

Interested in 3D printing? Come along and learn all the basics. For bookings, please contact cysmanager@grlc.vic.gov.au Ages 12+

Multiple Times
Geelong Library and Heritage Centre

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Joint statement on marriage equality

Geelong Regional Libraries is a member of the Victorian public library system, basing our charter on the UNESCO Manifesto on Public Libraries.

The Dome

Venue hire options

Level 5 of the Dome features a flexible, multi-purpose event space with capacity to seat up to 300 people and high-end audiovisual technology make this the perfect venue for business events, receptions, dinners and weddings.

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