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Past events

Waurn Ponds Library
4 March 2015 - 2:00pm
Take advantage of the library’s Apple iMacs and Adobe Photoshop software and learn from one of our in-house specialists.
Portarlington Foreshore
2 March 2015 - 12:30pm
Join us for an afternoon of storytelling on the foreshore as we celebrate National Seaweek. Ages 5+
Belmont Library
28 February 2015 - 2:30pm
For those interested in discovering or tracing their family's military history, this session will show you how to use the library's family history resources to help in your research.
Geelong West
28 February 2015 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Stories and songs from far away places. This year's theme is Different Therefore Equal. All ages.
Waurn Ponds
25 February 2015 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Anne Buist is the Chair of Women's Mental Health at the University of Melbourne and has over 25 years clinical and research experience in perinatal psychiatry
Geelong West
25 February 2015 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm
24 February 2015 - 1:00pm to 3:30pm
This workshop for the beginner will explore Android tablets. Bring along your own device and get some tips on how to make the most of your tablet.
various dates and times
20 February 2015 - 11:00am to 7 May 2015 - 2:30pm
Want to read the latest selection of library magazines delivered straight to your device using Zinio? Come and learn how.
Ocean Grove
19 February 2015 - 3:30pm to 5:00pm
Come along and explore Chinese New Year traditions and make a zodiac box celebrating 2015 - the Year of the Sheep. Ages 8 plus.
19 February 2015 - 2:30pm to 3:30pm
Dr Lata Satyen, from Deakin University’s School of Psychology, will explain the processes by which humans acquire, store and use information and knowledge. She will also explain how we can enhance our memory and attention to perform everyday tasks better.
19 February 2015 - 12:30pm to 1:30pm
Bring your lunch to the library and meet your fellow library users. Chat with others who love to read. Tea, coffee and cake provided.
19 February 2015 - 10:30am
Would you like to borrow books from the library and read them on your iPad or Android tablet? Let us show you the variety of options we have available! By the end of this hands-on session you will have downloaded your first e-Book!
Ocean Grove
17 February 2015 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Join local author Rosemary Selkirk as she discusses her most recent book to help allay childhood fears.
17 February 2015 - 1:00pm to 3:30pm
Find out why Facebook is the world's most popular social networking site. The workshop covers setting up an account, connecting and sharing with friends and learning to control Facebook's privacy and security features.
various times and locations starting 16 February
16 February 2015 - 2:00pm
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.
Ocean Grove
13 February 2015 - 2:30pm to 3:30pm
Come and join us for a romance-based books discussion. Make a rag heart wreath as you chat about your most favourite (or most hated!) kiss 'n' tell books.
Waurn Ponds
12 February 2015 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
To celebrate Valentine's Day award-winning romance fiction authors Fiona Lowe and Alli Sinclair discuss writing romance.
Geelong West
11 February 2015 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Jennifer Kloester is a local author who loves writing for a wide audience.
11 February 2015 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm
Do you have a drum sitting at home but nowhere to play it? Let your creative side loose and join professional musicians Klaas Levelt and Josepqh Stanaway in this relaxed and informal drumming jam! (Outside if weather permits).
10 February 2015 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Gail and Catelyn Mortimer are educators, wellness coaches and presenters; helping to promote healthy living.