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Hour of Coding

Join us for an introduction to coding. This program is suitable for beginners only. Age 8+ 


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TINSEL TALES

Join us for a very special family Christmas storytelling event that will transport you into the festive season. Hear extraordinary Christmas tales both funny and surprising brought to life with a little help from our audience!

Saturday, 2 December 2017 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
Geelong Library and Heritage Centre

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DAWN MARLOW - ARE YOU READY? ARE YOU READY? ARE YOU RED RED READY?

Children’s picture book launch by local author Dawn Marlow. Enjoy the beautiful Queenscliff photos and dialogue in this delightful book, designed to encourage conversation between children and adults through the eyes and voice of Red, Red was rescued by Dawn from GAWS, Geelong Animal Welfare, 8 years ago. He has a cheeky, regal way that attracts children and adults on their walks.

Wednesday, 6 December 2017 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Geelong West Library

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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

Multiple Times
Multiple Locations

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Writing Cadets

Do you feel the urge to use interesting words in interesting ways? Join our writing group at the Dome. Keep a journal, contribute to a group blog, try out different writing techniques and share your writing with the group. Bring your own device or use the library facilities. At the end of the year we will produce a small book of writing by the members of the group.
No booking required. Ages 8+

Thursday, 23 November 2017 - 4:30pm to 6:00pm
Geelong Library and Heritage Centre

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Sensory Story Time

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.

Multiple Times
Geelong Library and Heritage Centre

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Film It!

Ever wondered how special effects are created or how a green screen works? Want to create your own music video or short film? Come along to Film It and we'll show you how. Ages 8+

Tuesday, 28 November 2017 - 3:45pm to 4:45pm
Corio Library

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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

Multiple Times
Multiple Locations

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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

Multiple Times
Multiple Locations

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The Mix

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

Multiple Times
Multiple Locations

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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. This program is delivered in partnership with Golden Plains Shire weekly during school terms.For bookings, please contact Bannockburn Library ph.: 5281 2367.Ages 5-11.

Wednesday, 29 November 2017 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Bannockburn Library

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LEGO Club

Castles, catapults, knights and pirates…what can you build? Join other LEGO® fans and let your imagination run riot! No booking required. Ages 8+

Multiple Times
Geelong West Library