Waurn Ponds Library was officially opened on 3 February 2012 by Cr John MItchell, Mayor of the City of Greater Geelong, Darren Cheeseman MP, Member for Corangamite and David Morris MP, Parliamentary Secretary for Local Government. Waurn Ponds Library has a prime position beside the Waurn Ponds Shopping Centre and Leisurelink aquatic and fitness centre, and is well serviced by public transport. Free car-parking areas extend on two sides of the library, which is open seven days a week. The award-winning two-storey building was designed by Whitefield McQueen Irwin Alsop, and opened in December 2011. A children’s area on the ground floor features Play & Learn computers, a semi-outdoor reading deck, and a family room. The first floor offers flexible areas for reading and study, and large non-fiction and young adult collections.
Baby Time: Every Thursday 11.30am, except during January.
Toddler Time: Every Monday 10.30am, during school terms.
Preschool Story Time: Every Wednesday 10.30am, during school terms.
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Come and chat about the books you have been reading, hear recommendations and meet new people. No booking required.
Learn tips and tricks to get the most out of the library website. You will learn how to login to your library account, search and place holds on resources using the catalogue, find and book events, access the eCollections and how to make suggestions for the library to purchase.
Take advantage of the library's Apple iMacs and Adobe Photoshop software and learn from one of our in-house specialists. Bring in your own digital photos and take your editing skills to the next level.
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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.
Join us as we celebrate Library and Information Week with this year's National Simultaneous Storytime. Come along for a special presentation of I Got This Hat written by Jol and Kate Temple, illustrated by Jon Foye. All Ages.
Wednesday, 25 May 2016 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
Dance, sing and read along with your child at our action packed Toddler Time program. No booking required.
Help your child discover the magic of stories and develop a lifelong love of reading. No booking required.
Come along for a fun-filled session of songs and rhymes for babies. Sessions run all year except for January. No booking required.