Newcomb Library

Phone: 
(03) 5248 1802
Fax: 
(03) 5248 6861
Bellarine Hwy cnr Wilsons Rd
Newcomb VIC 3219

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All libraries are closed on public holidays.

Opening hours

Monday: 10am - 5:30pm
Tuesday: 10am - 5:30pm
Wednesday: 10am - 8pm
Thursday: 10am - 5:30pm
Friday: 10am - 5:30pm
Saturday: 9:30am - 12pm
Sunday: Closed

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What's on - Newcomb Library

eKnow How

Smartphone Chat

Come and join this expert-facilitated Q & A and knowledge-sharing session with other smartphone users and learners.

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All About Kids!

Preschool Story Time

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

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eKnow How

iPad Intermediate

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.

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Holiday Fun For Kids

African Masks

Explore ancient African tribal masks and create your own to take home. Ages 5+

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Holiday Stuff for Youth

Arduino 101

Learn to build simple electronics projects with Arduino in this workshop for beginners. All materials supplied.
Ages 12-18.

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Holiday Fun For Kids

Perfect Polish Pajaki

Bring happiness and joy into your home by making your own polish paper chandelier. These hanging creations will inspire and delight! Ages 8+

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Holiday Fun For Kids

Coding the Savannah!

Code your trip to the African Savannah and greet some animals when you get there! This program is designed for parent and child to work together using Scratch Jr. Ages 5+

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Holiday Stuff for Youth

Spanish Ojo de Dios

Take this traditional Mexican weaving to the next level and create a beautiful wall hanging to admire.
Ages 12-18.

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Holiday Fun For Kids

Amazing Armour

Join forces with fellow combatants to build your own cardboard body armour. Ages 8+

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Holiday Fun For Kids

Movie Mania

It's a fiesta of film fun these holidays. Join us for a movie that is sure to entertain. Movies are G and PG rated and places are strictly limited. All ages.

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Holiday Fun For Kids

Dreamtime Tales

Discover tales of creation from Australia's first people as we share some of these wonderful stories with you. All ages.

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Holiday Stuff for Youth

Paper Reed Frames

Get hands on with geometric designs and create your own paper reed frame to take home.
Ages 12-18.

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Heritage

Discover Your Ancestry

For those interested in discovering more about their family history, this session will provide an introduction to the library's family history resources

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eKnow How

iPad Basics

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.

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All About Kids!

Tower Challenge

Calling all budding engineers…celebrate Engineering Week and test your tower building skills in this hands-on session. Try to build the tallest tower with the materials supplied.
All ages.

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All About Kids!

Science Fair

What makes colour change? How can you make a paperclip float? Celebrate Science Week with us and discover the answers to these questions and more! All ages.

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eKnow How

Tablet Q and A

Bring along your tablet and discuss apps, features and library services available through your device.

Friday, 31 August 2018 - 10:30am to 11:30am
Newcomb Library

All About Kids!

Code Club: Scratch 2

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 cysmanager@grlc.vic.gov.au

Participants at Ocean Grove and Torquay Libraries are required to bring their own laptop.

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All About Kids!

Toddler Time

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

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Baby Time

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

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Holiday Stuff for Youth

Movie Night

Join us for pizza and a movie.
In partnership with City of Greater Geelong, Youth Development Unit.
M rated movie

Thursday, 5 July 2018 - 5:00pm to 8:00pm
Newcomb Library

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+

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LEGO MINDSTORMS

Learn to control a robot in these hands-on sessions. Get the most from LEGO® MINDSTORMS® by attending all the sessions. Ages 8+.
For bookings contact cysmanager@grlc.vic.gov.au

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