Ocean Grove Library

Phone: 
(03) 5255 4218
Fax: 
(03) 5256 2051
Presidents Ave cnr The Avenue
Ocean Grove
VIC 3226

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All libraries are closed on public holidays.

Opening hours

Monday: 10am - 6pm
Tuesday: 10am - 8pm
Wednesday: 10am - 6pm
Thursday: 10am- 6pm
Friday: 10am - 6pm
Saturday: 9:30am - 5pm
Sunday: Closed

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What's on - Ocean Grove Library

eKnow How

Advanced Searching Skills

Would you like to find exactly what you are looking for on the Internet or in a specific database? Learn some advanced search techniques and tricks, and ask your specific database questions.

Monday, 9 October 2017 - 2:30pm to 3:30pm
Ocean Grove Library

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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All About Kids!

Code Club

Sign up for Code Club and learn how to make your own computer games, animations and websites. In term 4 we learn to program with Python, used by sites like YouTube and Dropbox. To get the most from this program participants need to attend all sessions. Bookings are essential for this course as places are strictly limited.  For bookings, please contact cysmanager@grlc.vic.gov.au. Ages 9-11 years.

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Creative & Connected

Traditional Japanese Printmaking - Mokuhanga

Join talented woodblock artist, Terry McKenna, to learn about how Japanese wood blocks were made and try printing one yourself. Learn about the historic techniques used to produce famous Ukiyo-e such as Hokusai's "Great Wave".

Friday, 22 September 2017 - 10:30am to 12:00pm
Ocean Grove Library

Holiday Fun For Kids

Mythical Mix-up

Come along for this fun filled story session and create your own mixed-up mythical creature with its own unique sounds. Ages 5+

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Holiday Stuff for Youth

Movie Night

Join us for nibbles, pizzas and a movie. This program is presented in partnership with City of Greater Geelong, Youth Development Unit. M rated movie. Ages 12+

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Holiday Fun For Kids

Paper Plane Trials

Do you know how to make an awesome paper plane? Test your skills in our Paper Plane Trials. Which plane will emerge superior in tests of design, accuracy, speed and distance? It could be yours.Ages 8+

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eKnow How

All about streaming music on your device

Find out how to stream and download free music legally through the Library’s Naxos Music Libraryand other similar sites such asNoise Trade, Free Music Archive, Sound Cloud and Jamendo.

Wednesday, 27 September 2017 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Ocean Grove Library

eKnow How

All about music on your Tablet

Using your tablet, and the library's resources, learn how to access free music streaming services.

Wednesday, 27 September 2017 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Ocean Grove Library

Holiday Fun For Kids

Imagine a Story

Let your imagination run wild at this magical story session and make a box creation to take home.Ages 5+

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eKnow How

What's new - eMagazines? RBdigital

eMagazines are changing their cover. Come along to find out about RBdigital, the new brand name and app for accessing eMagazines for free using your library membership.

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Holiday Stuff for Youth

Fun with Felt

Make your very own colourful felt pencil case or mobile phone case. All materials are supplied. Ages 12+

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Holiday Fun For Kids

Lego Zoom

Use your skills to design, create and test a balloon powered LEGO™ car. Race against others in the ultimate balloon powered event! Ages 8+

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eKnow How

eBooks on Your Tablet

Would you like to borrow books from the library and read them on your tablet? Let us show you the variety of options we have available. 

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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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All About Kids!

Baby Time

Come along 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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Creative & Connected

Recipe Club

A delicious new way to socialise with fellow food lovers as well as share recipes and cooking tips. Each month will focus on a different food topic. Please bring along a recipe to share.Bookings not required.

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Creative & Connected

Book Chat

Come and chat about the books you have been reading, hear recommendations and meet new people. No booking required.

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Creative & Connected

Meditative Music - An informal sharing of beauty

Come into the library and you will be greeted by the gentle sounds of a beautiful and relatively new instrument while you browse and enjoy the space. Local musician Joseph Stanaway will be playing his Pantam for all to experience and enjoy.

Tuesday, 14 November 2017 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Ocean Grove Library