Drysdale Library

Phone: 
(03) 4201 0656
18 - 20 Hancock St
Drysdale VIC 3222

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All libraries are closed on public holidays.

Opening hours

In response to the evolving impact of the COVID-19 virus, the Geelong Regional Library Corporation will temporarily close all library branches and mobile libraries.

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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What's on - Drysdale Library

All About Kids!

Preschool Story Time

*Please note: some events cancelled* In response to the evolving impact of the COVID-19 virus, we have suspended the delivery of all library programs, events and outreach services until at least 14 April 2020. You can find out more here.

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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All About Kids!

WHERE IS THE GREEN SHEEP?

*Please note: some events cancelled* In response to the evolving impact of the COVID-19 virus, we have suspended the delivery of all library programs, events and outreach services until at least 14 April 2020. You can find out more here.

Baa and bleat to your hearts content in a fun-filled story session and recycled craft featuring Where is the Green Sheep? by Mem Fox. Ages 5+

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Holiday Stuff for Youth

Wire Art

*Please note: some events cancelled* In response to the evolving impact of the COVID-19 virus, we have suspended the delivery of all library programs, events and outreach services until at least 14 April 2020. You can find out more here.

Learn to bend, twist and sculpt wire to make something truly unique and create your own piece of whimsical art. Ages 12+

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All About Kids!

TINY SEEDS

*Please note: some events cancelled* In response to the evolving impact of the COVID-19 virus, we have suspended the delivery of all library programs, events and outreach services until at least 14 April 2020. You can find out more here.

Tiny seeds grow into big things! Join us for a special story and craft session and make your very own cress head to take home. All ages

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Creative & Connected

*CANCELLED* Writers of the Bellarine

We regret that due to unforeseen circumstances, this event has been cancelled. We apologise for any inconvenience caused. You can find out more here.

Thursday, 9 April 2020 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm
Drysdale Library

eKnow How

Stream Music Online

This workshop will help you explore the world of online music streaming. Access millions of songs, discover music you've never encountered before, and let apps deliver you daily curated lists of what you enjoy.

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All About Kids!

Dino-STEM Challenge

Journey into the Jurassic era using the powers of Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths. Each week we will solve a challenge using our skills of problem-solving and detection. This 3-week course will have you walking with the dinosaurs and thinking like an archaeologist. Bookings essential. Ages 6+

Wednesday, 22 April 2020 - 3:45pm to 4:45pm
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Creative & Connected

DECLUTTER YOUR LIFE

Marion Ivermee-Villarosa is a professional organiser and she will demonstrate ways that you can reach a place of calm within your own life by removing the clutter.

Thursday, 23 April 2020 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm
Drysdale Library

All About Kids!

Star Wars Day

May the 4th be with you. Join us at the library to celebrate Star Wars day. Come dressed up as your favourite Star Wars character, have your photo taken fighting with light sabers on the green screen and make some Star Wars-themed craft. All ages.

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eKnow How

All about photos on your device

Learn about saving, organising and sharing your your photos on your phone or tablet.

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Creative & Connected

AGED CARE AND THE COUNCIL

*Please note: some events cancelled* In response to the evolving impact of the COVID-19 virus, we have suspended the delivery of all library programs, events and outreach services until at least 14 April 2020. You can find out more here.

This session is presented by a representative from City of Greater Geelong and will look at accessing support from council and other providers via My Aged Care. You will learn about the levels of support, and kinds of support available to support individuals staying in their home including home care, personal care, respite, shopping support and home modifications.

Thursday, 14 May 2020 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Drysdale Library

All About Kids!

National Simultaneous Storytime

Join us as we celebrate Library and Information Week with this year's National Simultaneous Storytime. Come along for a special presentation of Whitney and Britney Chicken Divas, written and illustrated by Lucinda Gifford. All branches except Queenscliff, Barwon Heads, Chilwell & Western Heights.

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All About Kids!

Baby Time

*Please note: some events cancelled* In response to the evolving impact of the COVID-19 virus, we have suspended the delivery of all library programs, events and outreach services until at least 14 April 2020. You can find out more here.

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 click here.

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Creative & Connected

Book Chat

*Please note: some events cancelled* In response to the evolving impact of the COVID-19 virus, we have suspended the delivery of all library programs, events and outreach services until at least 14 April 2020. You can find out more here.

Come along and enjoy a conversation about the books you have been reading, hear recommendations and meet other readers. No bookings required.

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All About Kids!

Toddler Time

*Please note: some events cancelled* In response to the evolving impact of the COVID-19 virus, we have suspended the delivery of all library programs, events and outreach services until at least 14 April 2020. You can find out more here.

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

IGKNITE

Are you a knitter? You can help the Rotary Club of Drysdale by knitting beanies to raise money for mental health as part of its new fundraiser: IGKNITE project. Join us at the Drysdale Library in a knitting circle to knit a beanie for this great cause. Please bring your own needles and wool.No bookings required.

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