Drysdale Library

Phone: 
(03) 5251 3855
18 - 20 Hancock St
Drysdale VIC 3222

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All libraries are closed on public holidays.

Opening hours

Monday: 9am - 5pm
Tuesday: 9am - 5pm
Wednesday: 9am - 5pm
Thursday: 9am - 8pm
Friday: 9am - 5pm
Saturday: 9:30am - 5pm
Sunday: Closed

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All About Kids!

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

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Soaring Kites

Let you imagination soar as you create, construct and decorate your very own kite in this hands-on workshop. Ages 8+

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Coding with Scratch Jr.

Learn how to add creatures to backgrounds in Scratch Jr. and have them interact with each other. This interactive session is designed for a child and caregiver to complete together. Ages 5+

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Youth Programs

Oobleck Stress Balls

Discover the magic of Oobleck. Is it a solid? Is it a liquid? It’s both! Once you have finished playing with this amazing substance let us show you how to make your very own stress ball. Ages 12-18.

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Monster Blob Claymation

Craft yourself an original monster and then animate it using stop-motion techniques. Ages 8+

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Creative & Connected

Transition Streets Geelong

Join us at the Drysdale library to hear about this local initiative. Encouraging people to live more sustainably whilst also connecting with like-minded neighbours, Transition Streets Geelong offers an opportunity to gather and discuss and share ways to reduce our carbon footprint.

Thursday, 17 January 2019 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm
Drysdale Library

All About Kids!

Watercolour Rabbits

Explore the art of watercolour paints while creating an incredible rabbit painting worthy of any wall. Ages 8+

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Youth Programs

Insta Art

Help us make an Insta-worthy mural using watercolour and ink to create an amazing art wall installation. Ages 12-18.

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Heritage

Finding Your Place in History

This session will explore historical newspaper resources including British Newspaper Archive and TROVE.

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Creative & Connected

Writers of the Bellarine

Are you a writer and want to share your original writing with a group of locals? Come along and share a five minute piece of with a small audience at the Drysdale Library. This is a great opportunity to meet other writers and feel motivated to write.

Thursday, 14 February 2019 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm
Drysdale Library

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

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Summer Reading Club: Curious Creatures

Register for the Summer Reading Club at any library to supercharge your reading this summer. Children of all ages can join this FREE program and collect fun incentive prizes along the way. Registrations open 1 December until 31 January.

Click here for more information about the Summer Reading Club, and to download your free activity booklet. 

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Baby Time

Join us 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

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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

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Creative & Connected

Book Chat

Come along and chat about the books you have been reading, meet new people and hear their recommendations for a good read.
No booking required.

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