All libraries are closed on public holidays.
Library services first began in Belmont in 1885. Our current library was officially opened on 28 October 1982 by the Hon FN Wilkes MP, Minister for Local Government and his Worship the Mayor, Cr PF Ward JP. The building was renovated in 2010 making it a modern, pleasing and community-centric library environment. The renovated library was officially opened by the Hon Richard Wynne MP, Minister for Local Government. Belmont Library is a large and busy hub within easy reach of the High Street commercial precinct.
Baby Time: Every Wednesday 2.30pm, except during January.
Toddler Time: Every Tuesday and Wednesday 9.30am, during school terms.
Preschool Story Time: Every Tuesday and Thursday 10.30am, during school terms.
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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
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.
Join local interior designer Libby Gumley for some expert design tips. Libby will discuss what is involved in designing a room and share insprirational photos of projects she has worked on.
Thursday, 10 August 2017 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
The Reading Hour is one of the most celebrated annual reading initiatives in Australia, and supports individuals, families and communities to discover and rediscover the joy of reading. Join us for a special story session to celebrate the Reading Hour and enjoy the gift of reading with us.
Find out why iPads are so popular and learn some secrets to help you get the most out of your device. Bring along your own iPad or use one provided by the library.
Thursday, 22 June 2017 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm
For those interested in discovering more about their family history, this session will provide an introduction to the library's family history resources
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
Learn to unleash the creative powers of LEGO® MINDSTORMS® EV3 to create and command robots that walk, talk, think and do anything you can imagine. Bookings for this 8-week course are essential as places are limited. To get the most from this program, participants need to attend all sessions.
Belmont - weekly: 24 July to 18 September, 4.30 to 6.00pm
Geelong Library & Heritage Centre - weekly: 26 July to 20 September, 4.30 to 6.00pm
For bookings, please contact
email@example.com. Ages 8+
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
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 and library staff can photocopy it for you to share. June - Hearty Winter Foods. July - Divine Desserts. August - Healthy Finger Foods. Bookings not required.
Meet with other Apple, Android and Windows tablet Users to discuss all things tablet. Share helpful tips and tricks, discover new apps and meet new people.
Thursday, 10 August 2017 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm