Torquay Library

Phone: 
(03) 5261 3049
Fax: 
(03) 5261 7310
Surf City Plaza
Beach Road
Torquay VIC 3228

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All libraries are closed on public holidays.

Opening hours

Monday: 10am - 5:30pm
Tuesday: 10am - 5:30pm
Wednesday: 10am - 5:30pm
Thursday: 10am - 8pm
Friday: 10am - 5:30pm
Saturday: 10am - 1pm
Sunday: 1:30pm - 4:00pm

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What's on - Torquay 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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eKnow How

Pinterest Basics

Want to learn how to create digital scrapbooks of your interests to view online? Use 'Pins' to share and collaborate with others.


Holiday Stuff for Youth

Techno-colour

Let us introduce you to our favourite colouring apps and lose yourself in the moment while you enjoy mindfulness colouring without worrying about sharpening your pencils! Ages 12+

Thursday, 18 January 2018 - 2:30pm to 3:30pm
Geelong West Library

Holiday Fun For Kids

Explore Coding

Grown-ups will delight in helping their little people learn how to make the sun set with basic coding and Scratch Junior. No experience necessary. Ages 5+

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Holiday Fun For Kids

Collage Stop Motion

Learn to create your own unique stop motion movie using collaged images. Ages 8+

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Holiday Stuff for Youth

Smash Books

Smash it up! Create your own creative journal using recycled library items. Ages 12+.

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eKnow How

Scamwatch & Cybersafety

Ever wondered if you can trust the internet? Want to know more about scams, computer viruses, identity theft or losing your data? Come along to this session with presenters from Consumer Affairs Victoria and the library.

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Creative & Connected

Spelling Bee for Grown-Ups

Are you a word nerd? Do you love to spell? Come along to our spelling bee for grown-ups and test your skills against other excellent spellers or join the audience. Participant names wil be drawn randomly for each round.

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eKnow How

Adobe Spark

Give life to a family tale by bringing a few special photos with you and we'll show you how to use Adobe Spark Video to create a story. Use an iPad to combine the images with icons, text and music, choose a theme and narrate the images.

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Creative & Connected

Transition Streets

Transition Streets is an initiative which brings neighbours together to explore ways of reducing their environmental impact while building a more connected neighbourhood. Transition Streets are emerging throughout Geelong with the aim to make homes and even streets more energy efficient, less resource dependent, more self reliant with food, less wasteful, healthier, safer and more enjoyable places to live.

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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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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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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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All About Kids!

The Mix

Mix it up with after-school activities including tech challenges, art, craft, games, LEGO and more. No booking required. Ages 8+

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Torquay Library

All About Kids!

Code Club: Scratch 1

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 cysmanager@grlc.vic.gov.au

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