Drysdale Library

Phone: 
(03) 5251 3855
18 - 20 Hancock St
Drysdale VIC 3222

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All libraries are closed on public holidays.

Opening hours

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

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What's on - Drysdale Library

eKnow How

Smartphone Chat

Bring your own Apple iPhone or Android smartphone and learn some tips and tricks to help you use your device to its full potential.

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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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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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Creative & Connected

Fay Tran - Insights into Learning Difficulties for Children

Is your child having difficulty at school? Do you want to tap into the latest information on how to help your child achieve their goals? Expert Fay Tran will lead this informative and insightful session. Fay has over 30 year's experience working in learning support for children, and her books include Teaching Kids to Read.

Thursday, 8 March 2018 - 4:30pm to 5:30pm
Drysdale Library

Holiday Fun For Kids

Paper Fashions

Create colourful costumes with recycled paper materials. Ages 8+

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Holiday Fun For Kids

This is not a Box!

Join us as we use our imaginations to turn a simple cardboard box into a new and SUPER creation. The possibilities are endless!
Ages 5+.

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Holiday Fun For Kids

Masters of Disguise

Explore the power of disguise with masquerading stories and games, then make photo props to protect your secret identity! Ages 5+

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Holiday Stuff for Youth

Hidden Word Photography

Find hidden letters in everyday objects and create unique photographic art in this interactive workshop. Ages 12+.

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eKnow How

eMagazines For Free!

Want to read the latest selection of library magazines free and delivered straight to your device using your library membership? Bring along your own device and learn how. With hundreds of eMagazines to choose from, there is sure to be at least one for you to enjoy!

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Creative & Connected

8 Things About Dementia

Dementia Australia is the unified, national body for people of all ages, living with all forms of dementia, their families and carers.The session provides information on dementia and services: what dementia is, including causes, signs, symptoms and risk factors; how dementia is diagnosed; how to seek help; and what services are available.

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Creative & Connected

8 Things about Dementia - Carers

Dementia Australia is the unified, national body for people of all ages, living with all forms of dementia, their families and carers.The session provides information on dementia and services: what dementia is, including causes, signs, symptoms and risk factors; how dementia is diagnosed; how to seek help; and what services are available.

Friday, 18 May 2018 - 3:30pm to 4:45pm
Drysdale Library

eKnow How

Photo Creation and Design

Have a bunch of photos on your tablet or PC? Learn how to create virtual collages and make your own custom-made printed albums. Participants will need to bring along their own iPad for this session.

Thursday, 31 May 2018 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Drysdale Library

All About Kids!

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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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!

LEGO Club

Join other LEGO® fans and see where your imagination can take you.
No booking required. Ages 8+

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Creative & Connected

Book Chat

Come along and chat about the books you have been reading, meet new people and hear their recommendations for a good read.
No booking required.

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Creative & Connected

Yikes! Ukes in the Library

Bring your ukulele to the Drysdale Library and join with other players. There will be a how-to demo for beginners and an opportunity to learn from an expert ukulele player.
No booking required.

Thursday, 26 April 2018 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Drysdale Library

Creative & Connected

Babytime: Babies like sounds

Shake, rattle and roll with your baby.
No booking required.

Monday, 30 April 2018 - 11:30am to 12:00pm
Drysdale Library

Creative & Connected

Strum, tap and sing

Bring your pre-schooler to the library for story time, make an instrument and play a tune.
No booking required.

Tuesday, 1 May 2018 - 10:30am to 11:30am
Drysdale Library

Creative & Connected

Tap, move and sing

Bring your toddler to the library for singing, dancing and stories.
No booking required.

Thursday, 3 May 2018 - 10:30am to 11:30am
Drysdale Library