Torquay Library

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

Library 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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Introduction to Tablets

Tablet devices - How can they help you at home or on the road? In this hands-on session, you will be guided through the world of iPad and Android tablets, learn about the differences and get the basics of how to use them. Gain an understanding of how a tablet can benefit you.

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Introduction to the Internet & email

What is the internet? Why is it useful to you? Where do I access the internet and how? All these questions will be answered in this interactive workshop designed to get you started using the internet and making the most of your email. Bring your own laptop or device or use one provided by us.

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Creative & Connected

Spring Papercraft Workshop

Welcome Spring with joyful creativity and to create stunning paper flowers through the art of upcycling books and magazines. Blossom with creative spirit!

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Introduction to Cybersafety & Internet Costs

Ever wondered if you can trust the internet? Want to know more about the risks of computer viruses, identify theft, or losing your data? With the right tools and a few precautions, you can protect yourself online. As part of this session we can also give you some tips about how to manage and track your data usage.

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Android Q & A

So you have progressed past the basics and want to know more? Bring your Android tablet and your questions to this roundtable Q&A session

Friday, 21 October 2016 - 10:30am to 11:30am
Torquay Library

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Introduction to Online Shopping & Banking

Online shopping is convenient but can take some getting used to. Sign up to this workshop and we will take you through the basics of using online shopping tools, payment options and cover some of the pitfalls and advantages. Learn what you can do if you sign up to banking online and how to pay your bills from the comfort of your own home. Bring your own laptop or device or use one provided by us.

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Introduction to Social Media

Share your photos, your thoughts and ideas online with your friends and family using social media. Includes information about Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and Skype. Bring your own laptop or device, or use one provided by us.

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All about travel on your iPad

Planning your next great trip? Weather camping around Australia or kicking up your heels overseas, get the most out of the Apps on your iPad to get the most out of your trip.

Wednesday, 9 November 2016 - 2:30pm to 3:30pm
Torquay Library

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Sharing Photos & Other Attachments Online

Make the most of your photos and share them with your family and friends. Find out how to manage your photos and videos on you device or laptop. Learn about sharing via email, Facebook and storing images online.

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All About Kids!

The Monday Mix

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

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Torquay Library

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

Weave Your Own Star - One Million Stars to End Violence Project

Come and weave your own stars at the library. We'll provide materials for you to weave. These sessions are not facilitated.

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Torquay Library

Creative & Connected

Book Chat

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

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