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Basket Weaving with Aunty Helen

Join Kurni Elder Aunty Helen as she guides you through the process of traditional Indigenous Australian basket weaving. Bookings are for four consecutive weekly sessions in which you will come together to sit, weave, share your own stories and make a beautiful woven basket to take home. For bookings email Ocean Grove Library OceanGrove@grlc.vic.gov.au

Multiple Times
Ocean Grove Library

Creative & Connected

Let’s chat: English conversation practise

Would you like to practise and improve your English speaking skills? Join us for this informal and relaxed session where you can practise listening to and speaking English. All skill levels are welcome as we share conversation along with tea and coffee in a friendly and welcoming space. No bookings required.

Multiple Times
Geelong West Library

Youth Programs

Art House

Socialise with friends, create amazing artwork and have fun. Remember, you don't have to be a great artist to create fantastic artwork! In partnership with The fOrT Youth Centre. No booking required. Ages 12+

Multiple Times
Lara Library

All About Kids!

LEGO® Club

Join other LEGO® fans, explore your creativity and see where your imagination can take you. No booking required. Ages 8+

Multiple Times
Geelong West Library

Creative & Connected

Millennials' Book Chat

This is a new book circle for Millennials and young people. A different theme is nominated each month and a list of suggested readings provided. Read one of the suggestions or a book of your own choice relevant to the monthly theme (fiction or non-fiction) and share your thoughts. No bookings required.

October's topic: Mental Health Reads.

Suggested readings: The Bell Jar (Sylvia Plath), Mad, Bad and Sad (Lisa Appignanesi), Norwegian Wood (Haruki Murakami), Radical Happiness (Lynne Segal), Darkness Visible (William Styron), The Noonday Demon (Andrew Solomon)

Multiple Times
Inspiration Space, Geelong Library and Heritage Centre

eKnow How

Millennials' Book Chat

This is a new book circle for Millennials and young people. A different theme is nominated each month and a list of suggested readings provided. Read one of the suggestions or a book of your own choice relevant to the monthly theme (fiction or non-fiction) and share your thoughts. No bookings required.

October's topic: Mental Health Reads.

Suggested readings: The Bell Jar (Sylvia Plath), Mad, Bad and Sad (Lisa Appignanesi), Norwegian Wood (Haruki Murakami), Radical Happiness (Lynne Segal), Darkness Visible (William Styron), The Noonday Demon (Andrew Solomon)

Multiple Times
Inspiration Space, Geelong Library and Heritage Centre

eKnow How

Raspberry Pi Meetup

Interested in Raspberry Pi? This meet-up group is suitable for those who are new to, or knowledgeable about, these credit-card sized computers. A capable little PC, it can be used for many of the things that your desktop does. Bring your Raspberry Pi if you have one, or you can use one of ours.
No booking required. For more information contact: Steve Levakis - SLevakis@geelongcity.vic.gov.au

Multiple Times
Inspiration Space, Geelong Library and Heritage Centre

All About Kids!

LEGO® Fridays

Join other LEGO® fans, explore your creativity and see where your imagination can take you. No booking required. Ages 8+

Multiple Times
Drysdale Library

eKnow How

Makerspace Mondays

Would you like to be 3D scanned? Want to experience virtual reality? Come along and learn about these cutting-edge technologies.
No booking required.

Multiple Times
Gathering Place, Geelong Library and Heritage Centre

All About Kids!

Little Explorers

Pack your bags for a special story journey around the world. Hear stories about children from other countries and cultures, and learn songs and words in different languages. Ages 3-6.

Multiple Times
Geelong Library and Heritage Centre

All About Kids!

Let's Go LEGO® Club

Make new friends and explore your creativity with LEGO® The program aims to meet the diverse needs of children and can be an effective way to engage children with autism. Parents and carers are required to stay with their children. Delivered in partnership with Golden Plains Shire. For more details and bookings, please contact Bannockburn Library on 5281 2367. Ages 5-11.

Multiple Times
Bannockburn Library

Youth Programs

The Writing Dome

Do you feel the urge to use interesting words in an interesting way? Join our writing group at the Dome. Keep a writing journal, contribute to a group blog, try out different writing techniques and share your writing with the group.
No booking required. Ages 12+

Multiple Times
Geelong Library and Heritage Centre

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