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.

Library 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

3D Printing Workshop

Want to know what 3D printing is and how it works? In this introductory workshop you will learn more about 3D printing and get to see an object printed.

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Special Events

Story Island - An Adventure in Pictures

Come on a journey of imagination where you can touch the skin of a dragon, tickle a wombat’s furry tummy, discover secret trapdoors, and hide away in a reading pod.

Story Island brings together works from some of Australia’s favourite authors and illustrators in a delightful touring exhibition for children.

Picture books come alive, combining words, illustrations and play to let you share the magic of storytelling together.

Story Island: an adventure in pictures is a State Library Victoria travelling exhibition displaying items from the Scholastic Dromkeen Children's Literature Collection.

For children aged 0–8 years. Open during library hours.

Friday, 19 May 2017 - 10:00am to 5:00pm
Newcomb 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 master HTML and CSS to make your own websites. Bookings are essential for this course as places are strictly limited. To get the most from this program participants need to attend all sessions. For bookings, please contact cysmanager@grlc.vic.gov.au. Ages 9-11 years

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eKnow How

eBooks and eAudiobooks on your tablet

Would you like to borrow books from the library and read them on your iPad or Android tablet? Then download the free Overdrive App from the app Store/Google Play, come along to this session and let us show you how.

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Creative & Connected

Music Therapy: using music to support health and wellbeing

Jessica Higgins is a registered music therapist. Learn more about music therapy and how it works to support personal development. The session will include song-writing and experiential relaxation

Wednesday, 28 June 2017 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Newcomb Library

Holiday Fun For Kids

A Viking we will go

Come along and create your very own 3D Viking Longship out of recycled cardboard and paper. Ages 8+

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All About Kids!

Green Screen Me

Drop in and let us show you how to create impossible photos to share with family and friends using the library's green screen. Please ensure an accompanying adult is present during children's library events. All ages

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Holiday Fun For Kids

Chinese Lanterns

It’s the Year of the Rooster. Come along and learn about the Chinese Zodiac and make a beautiful Chinese Paper Lantern to hang up at celebration days. 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 Stuff for Youth

Mehndi Designs

Discover the world of Indian hand decorations known as mehndi and design and create your own hand decoration with body paint. Ages 12+

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Holiday Fun For Kids

Japanese Paper Dolls

Join us as we create our own paper dolls inspired by traditional Japanese Kokeshi dolls in this hands-on session for boys and girls. Ages 8+

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Holiday Fun For Kids

Movie Mania

It's a fiesta of film fun these school holidays. Join us for a movie that is sure to entertain. Movies are G and PG rated. Ages 8+

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Holiday Fun For Kids

Dream Catchers

Join us for this special hands-on session and make your own dream catcher to take home. Ages 5+

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Holiday Stuff for Youth

Celtic Knots

Learn to tie Celtic knots and make a beautiful tri-colour bracelet. Ages 12+

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eKnow How

Learn 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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eKnow How

eMagazines for free

Want to read the latest selection of library magazines delivered straight to your device? Bring along your own device and learn how.

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eKnow How

All about Winter food on your tablet

Fancy yourself as a foodie? Bring along your Apple or Android device and let us take you on a guided tour of food and recipe apps, websites and magazines

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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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