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Keeping Backyard Chooks

Always wanted to keep backyard chooks? Presenters from the Geelong and District Poultry Club will talk about buying, feeding and housing backyard chooks as well as how to keep them healthy and producing eggs.

Wednesday, 31 May 2017 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Bannockburn Library

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Book Chat

Come and chat about the books you have been reading, hear recommendations and meet new people. No booking required.

Multiple Times
Multiple Locations

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Upcycled Book Craft

Breathe new life into old books. Create jewellery, cards, practical pieces, sculptural works and more using old books and other recycled materials. Creative and fun session of crafting and community.

Multiple Times
Waurn Ponds Library

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Our Ayurvedic body Type

Cassandra Perry is an accredited yoga instructor, and therapist in Reiki & Emmett technique. Participants will discover their own Ayurvedic body type and gain insight into how people relate to each other according to their type.

Wednesday, 21 June 2017 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm
Waurn Ponds Library

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Peace Cranes For Peace

The traditional Japanese origami paper crane is a world-wide recognizable symbol of peace. Come along to a workshop and join in this project of gifting peace, healing and harmony in the world by creating paper peace cranes. The Peace Cranes created will be collected and displayed in exhibits around Geelong in time for International Day of Peace on 21st September 2017.

Multiple Times
Multiple Locations

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Music Therapy: using music to support health and wellbeing

Jessica Higgins is a registered music therapist. Learn more about music therapy and how it works to support personal development. The session will include song-writing and experiential relaxation

Wednesday, 28 June 2017 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Newcomb Library

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Book Animals

Ever wanted your own pet hedgehog, cow, or mouse? Discover the art of book folding and make your own delightful creature to take home.

Tuesday, 11 July 2017 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
Lara Library

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Super Brain Train Workshop

There are now recognized ways to improve your memory as you age. Super Brain Trainis an educational workshop, that focuses on a holistic-health approach to our daily routines. Learn to incorporate best practice for a brain-protective lifestyle.

Multiple Times
Multiple Locations

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Zentangle for Adults

In an introduction to the art trend of Zentangle participants will create their own detailed designs. While ‘doodling’ your patterns experience the ‘Zen’ part of Zentangle as you relax and create quick and interesting pieces of art.

Wednesday, 19 July 2017 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm
Waurn Ponds Library

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Felt Bookmark Animals

Are you an avid reader? Come along to this fun session and make your own felt bookmark animal to take home.

Tuesday, 25 July 2017 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
Lara Library

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Sugar and Salt Scrubs for the Soul

Make your own sugar or salt scrub to rejuvenate your hands and feet and refresh your soul. Take it home as a treat for yourself or as a gift for someone special. This session is best suited to adult participants.

Tuesday, 1 August 2017 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
Lara Library

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Inside Interior Design

Join local interior designer Libby Gumley for some expert design tips. Libby will disuss what is involved in designing a room and share insprirational photos of projects she has worked on.

Thursday, 10 August 2017 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Belmont Library