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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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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.

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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.

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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 discuss 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

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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.

Wednesday, 16 August 2017 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm
Waurn Ponds Library

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Armchair Actors

Join with other participants to bring a play to life. This is your chance to be a star for a day! Pick the script and choose your character to read aloud with fellow cast members.

Saturday, 26 August 2017 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Geelong Library and Heritage Centre

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Gisela Gardener - Bleed - The Story of My Personal Journey

Gisela Gardener is the subject of Bill William’s Bleed, an incredible story of a woman who suffers a catastrophic bleed in her brain whilst in the middle of the desert with her GP husband. The book tells this nerve-wracking tale and the ensuing dramas of family and friends as she teeters recurrently on the brink. Gisela will talk about her experience and her long road to recovery.

Thursday, 31 August 2017 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Torquay Library

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Recipe Club

A delicious new way to socialise with fellow food lovers as well as share recipes and cooking tips. Each month will focus on a different food topic. Please bring along a recipe and library staff can photocopy it for you to share. June - Hearty Winter Foods. July - Divine Desserts. August - Healthy Finger Foods. Bookings not required.

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