All libraries are closed on public holidays.
Find out more about Baby, Toddler and Storytimes here.
Back to Locate
Help your child discover the magic of stories and develop a lifelong love of reading. No booking required.For a complete downloadable timetable of all our story times across all of our branches, please visit the following page grlc.vic.gov.au/learn/little-readers/events-little-readers
Join us for pizza and a movie.
In partnership with City of Greater Geelong, Youth Development Unit.
M rated movie.
For bookings contact Tania - Youth Development Officer mob: 0400555273
Friday, 6 April 2018 - 5:00pm to 8:00pm
Do you know what a search engine or a web browser is and how to use them? This session will show you the basics of searching and how to recognise reputable internet sites. Learn how to sign up for a Gmail account so you can send messages and attachments.
Monday, 26 February 2018 - 10:30am to 11:30am
Learn the basics functions of the Apple iPad and what it can be used for. If you have an Apple ID, bring the details along, but it is not necessary to participate.
Going on holiday and want to know where to find accommodation? How about maps for the trip or the latest flight information? Bring along your Apple or Android device and we will show you how to make the most of your device.
So you've learnt the basics and want to know more? This intermediate session will extend your iPad skills further. Bring along your own iPad or use one provided by the library.
Would you like to borrow books from the library and read them on your tablet? Bring along your own device and learn how to borrow eBooks and eAudiobooks from our CloudLibrary via the internet.
An informal talk aimed those affected by gambling. With the increased access to betting, the proliferation of advertising and emergence of simulated gambling digital games, it is becoming more frequent for casual gamblers to become entrapped by the lure of quick money. Come and get the facts on gambling. Questions will be answered, and a financial counsellor will be available for those affected by gambling.
Tell a story with more than just images. Learn how to use Adobe Spark Video to create a digital showpiece using some of your own special photos. Use an iPad to combine pictures with icons, text and music,
Create colourful costumes with recycled paper materials. Ages 8+
Enjoy stories that will take your imagination to new and exciting places and then make a mask to take home in this special 'craftale' holiday session. Ages 5+
Learn a new way to create intriguing sculptures, get inventive and make a cute, quirky woollen creature to take home. Ages 8+.
Transform ordinary pop sticks into a special jigsaw puzzle to take home. Ages 5+
For those interested in discovering more about their family history, this session will provide an introduction to the library's family history resources
Create art-pieces worthy of an exhibition with a range of techniques using tissue paper. Ages 12+.
Meet the author of The Little Book of Big Weightloss, Bernadette Fisers, as she discusses her new book about happiness and reveals her simple, down-to-earth guide to tapping into your best resource: YOU. Bernadette will share her practical steps to a joyful life. From living in the moment and moving your body, to getting out into nature and embracing failure, these are real tips for real people that anyone can adopt.
Wednesday, 18 April 2018 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Job-hunting or changing jobs? Come along to one of these free workshops hosted by Proven Resume Results, who are an award-winning resume writing service. Learn how to create the perfect resume and cover letter, discover some essential interview and key selection criteria tips and much more.
Sign up for Code Club. Term 1 is all about Scratch. Take a tour of the Scratch interface and create games and animations. This program is suitable for beginners and bookings are essential. To get the most from this program participants need to attend all sessions. Ages 9-11 years. For bookings, contact email@example.com
Join us for a fun filled session of songs and rhymes for babies. Sessions run all year except for January. No bookings required. For a complete downloadable timetable of all our story times across all of our branches, please visit the following page grlc.vic.gov.au/learn/little-readers/events-little-readers
Dance, sing and read along with your child at our action packed Toddler Time program. No bookings required. For a complete downloadable timetable of all our story times across all of our branches, please visit the following page grlc.vic.gov.au/learn/little-readers/events-little-readers
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+
Sign up for Code Club. Term 2 covers advanced Scratch where you will take a tour of the Scratch interface and create games and animations. Get the most from Code Club by attending all the sessions. Ages 9+. For bookings contact firstname.lastname@example.orgParticipants at Ocean Grove and Torquay Libraries are required to bring their own laptop.
This fun-filled 4-week program combines everyday objects with scientific enquiry. This experience is designed for children to share with their parent/carer. Ages 3-5 years. For bookings, please contact email@example.com.