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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
Participate in this four-week program that includes stop motion animation, Scratch 3.0, SpheroBolt and more. No bookings required. Age 8+
Wednesday, 7 August 2019 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Join our 4-week writing course at the Dome. Try out different writing techniques and share your writing with the group. Bring your own device or use ours.
No booking required. Ages 8+
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Lights, camera, action! Join us for imaginative theatrical fun and take part in a range of drama games designed to maximise interaction and laughter. No experience required. No booking required. Ages 8+
Wednesday, 28 August 2019 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Ever wanted to learn to sew? Make a cuddly new friend to take home in this 3-week course. Choose your pattern, cut your fabric and sew it all together with our sewing machine! Bookings essential. Ages 8+
Thursday, 13 June 2019 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
This sensory-rich story time is for all children. These sessions accommodate delayed motor skill development and include opportunities for children to interact, with less sitting and more movement. Audio stimulation is limited and group size is small. Bookings recommended.
Make your own hanging 3D hot air balloon in this crafty construction workshop. Ages 5+
Grab your passport and travel the world on this scavenger hunt around the library. Discover the continents of the world and find some of the many landmarks and animals that live there. Ages 8+
Join us for an imaginary journey around the world through magical stories, songs and games. Ages 5+
Sphero wants to take you around the world in just 80 MINUTES! Get coding! The rules are esy but the journey will be challenging. How will your team fare?
Calling all junior firefighters and families! Join us for a visit from our local CFA to learn more about how to be a fire safe kid!
Build and construct Lego WeDo 2.0 models which can be programmed and brought to life with simple, drag-and-drop software. Ages 8+
Join us as we create our own paper dolls inspired by traditional Japanese kokeshi dolls in this hands-on session for boys and girls. Ages 8+
Getting a postcard or letter in the mail is always fun. Design and create your own unique postcard to be sent to family or friends, near or far, in this hands-on workshop. Ages 5+
Explore the continents of the world as you create your very own papier mâché globe. Ages 8+
This active session will have you exploring the universe with craft, games and hands-on discovery. Ages 8+
It's a fiesta of film fun these holidays. Join us for a movie that is sure to entertain. Movies are G and PG rated and places are strictly limited. All ages.
Build your own version of the Eiffel Tower, the Statue of Liberty, the Sydney Harbour Bridge and other world-famous landmarks in this hands-on session. All ages.
Calling all budding engineers. Build a paper plane that can carry cargo and glide more than 3 metres using card and assorted craft materials. Are you up for the challenge? Ages 5+
Celebrate NAIDOC Week with us as we share in our Indigenous culture’s rich storytelling traditions. Create your own story, interact with games and take home a piece of the fun.
Tuesday, 9 July 2019 - 2:30pm to 3:30pm
Patti Manolis has been awarded a Medal of the Order of Australia (OAM) as announced by the Governor-General today.
Level 5 of the Dome features a flexible, multi-purpose event space with capacity to seat up to 300 people and high-end audiovisual technology make this the perfect venue for business events, receptions, dinners and weddings.
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