Calling all inventors… Play beyond the screen with OSMO, create your own electronic circuits, develop animations, games and turn bananas into instruments with our Makey Makey kits. Ages 8+
Geelong Library and Heritage Centre
Join us for a community-based information session to understand the electoral system and the important part played by voters. It will include how to check your enrolment details, where to go to vote, what happens on election day and how to make sure your vote gets counted. This session may be particularly useful for people who are new to Australia or young people who have not voted before.
The session on Monday 6 June will be in English with a translation into Karen/Karenni.
The session on Thursday 23 June will be in English with a translatoin into Dari.
The session on Monday 27 June will be in English with a translation into Swahili.
Sessions are free but bookings are encouraged.
If you are aged 12 - 25 years old come along and learn how to write a creative story, a poem, an opinion piece or a review or get feedback on your writing.
These FREE workshops are run by experienced journalists and include a light lunch and all writing materials.
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.
For those interested in discovering more about their family history, this session will provide an introduction to the library's family history resources
This sensory-rich story time is for all children, and especially children with sensory processing disorders. These sessions accommodate delayed motor skill development and include opportunities for children to interact, with less sitting and more action. Audio stimulation is limited and group size is small.
Inspiration Space, Geelong Library and Heritage Centre
Increase your reading pleasure and get greater value from the eCollections by discovering current and historical online newspapers
Want to read the latest selection of library magazines delivered straight to your device using Zinio? Bring your own device or borrow one of the library's iPads.
Would you like to find exactly what you are looking for on the Internet or using a specific database? Learn some advanced search techniques and tricks, and ask your specific database questions.
Join forces with your fellow challengers to plan and design extraordinary Minecraft creations. Ages 8+
The City of Greater Geelong presents free Cyber Safety sessions aimed at parents who want to understand young people's use of the internet, social media and gaming. Sessions draw on experience from social media experts, law enforcement and youth workers.
Come along and learn how to use basic modelling tools to create some interesting 3D objects.