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Heritage

Discover Your Ancestry and Heritage Centre Tour

For those interested in discovering more about their family history, this session will provide an introduction to the library's family history resources followed by a visit to the Geelong Heritage Centre.

Multiple Times
Geelong Library and Heritage Centre

Heritage

Discover Your Ancestry

For those interested in discovering more about their family history, this session will provide an introduction to the library's family history resources

Multiple Times
Multiple Locations

Heritage

Sarah Rood - Giving Voice To The Past

Everyone has a story to tell, and everyone has a past. Sarah Rood of 'Way Back When Consulting Historians' will explore the nature of oral history and how its use has changed over time. Enjoy Sarah's visual presentation, loaded with examples to see and hear, including her recent project Geelong Remembers Them, featured in the National Spirit of ANZAC Roadshow Experience.

Thursday, 3 May 2018 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Geelong Library and Heritage Centre

Heritage

Immigration and Your Family Tree

Find out more about how and when your ancestors arrived. Learn about the resources available in our eCollections to help you find out more about your family's immigration journey.

Monday, 7 May 2018 - 2:30pm to 3:30pm
Belmont Library

Heritage

Discover Historical Images

The Geelong Heritage Centre's image collection is a treasure trove of pictorial depictions of bygone eras. Learn how to explore our extensive image and photographic resources for research or curiosity!

Wednesday, 9 May 2018 - 9:30am to 10:30am
Geelong Library and Heritage Centre

Heritage

Make A Historic Photostory

Come to Geelong Heritage Centre and we will show you how to bring old photos to life using Adobe Spark! Utilise the Heritage Centre's collection of digitised historical images, narrate a story and learn how to combine them with icons, text and music.

Thursday, 24 May 2018 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Geelong Library and Heritage Centre