Leopold Library

Phone: 
(03) 4201 0675
Leopold Community Hub
31-39 Kensington Road
Leopold VIC 3224

 

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All libraries are closed on public holidays.

 

Opening hours

Monday: 9am - 6pm
Tuesday: 9am - 6pm
Wednesday: 9am - 6pm
Thursday: 9am - 8pm
Friday: 9am - 6pm
Saturday: 10am - 1pm
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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Virtual Reality

Experience the latest in virtual reality technology. Enjoy a ride in a fighter jet, ride a rollercoaster or meet a T-rex in a 360-degree video.

Tuesday, 7 May 2019 - 2:30pm to 3:30pm
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Author Encounters

LOU HARVEY-ZAHRA – CREATIVE DISCIPLINE FOR HAPPY TODDLERS AND CHILDREN

International parenting author Lou Harvey-Zahra presents practical ideas to transform tears and tantrums into smiles. Hear expert tips on establishing family values for positive behaviour and increased harmony in the home. Lou is the author of the best-selling Happy Child, Happy Home and Creative Discipline, Connected Family.

Sessions for parents of children aged 0 - 6 years: 

Tuesday 7 May
Belmont 2:00-3:00pm
Lara 6:30-7:30pm
Wednesday 8 May
Newcomb 4:00-5:00pm
Waurn Ponds 6:30-7:30pm
Thursday 9 May
Corio 11:00am-12noon
Geelong West 2:00-3:00pm

Sessions for parents of children aged 7 - 12 years:

Wednesday 8 May
Leopold 9:30-10:30am
Thursday 9 May
Torquay 6:30-7:30pm

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Custom Jewellery

Learn how to design a custom piece of jewellery in 3D and explore the potential of your creativity in the Makerspace. Ages 14+

Thursday, 16 May 2019 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
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All About Kids!

NATIONAL FAMILIES WEEK

Celebrate National Families Week with your family and join us for craft activities and LEGO® building fun. All ages.

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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 Alpacas With Maracas, written and illustrated by Matt Cosgrove. All branches (except Barwon Heads, Chilwell & Western  Heights). 

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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 click here.

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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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LEGO® WEDO 2.0

Build and construct LEGO® WeDo 2.0 models which can be programmed and brought to life with simple, drag-and drop software. Activities are designed for children to share with their parent/carer and participants are requested to attend all sessions in this 4-week course. For bookings, please contact cysmanager@grlc.vic.gov.au Ages 7-11.

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Coding with Edison

The Edison robot is a powerful, engaging tool for learning computational thinking and computer programming in a hands-on way. With built-in sensors Edison can respond to light and sound, follow lines, avoid obstacles, and communicate with other Edison robots. Join us for this 4 week course to explore coding with Edison robots. For bookings please contact cysmanager@grlc.vic.gov.au. Ages 8+

Wednesday, 1 May 2019 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
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All About Kids!

SPHERO CHALLENGE

Sphero BOLT is an app-enabled robotic ball that provides endless opportunities to be creative and have fun. Join us for this 4-week course to complete assigned challenges with BOLT. For bookings, please contact cysmanager@grlc.vic.gov.au Ages 8+

Thursday, 2 May 2019 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
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Creative & Connected

Book Chat

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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Makerspace Evenings

Come along to our Makerspace evening to learn about the library's makerspace including Virtual Reality, 3D printing, Laser Cutter, 3D drawing Pens and Green Screen. Call the Library to book a time for your area of interest on 4201 0675.

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Creative & Connected

AUSTRALIA's BIGGEST MORNING TEA

Bring your friends, colleagues or community together over some tea and treats, and help to raise vital funds for people affected by cancer. In association with the Cancer Council. Gold coin donation. No bookings required

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Makerspace Induction

Book a time to come and get aquainted with the amazing technologies in our Makerspace. Call Leopold Library on 4201 0675 to book your induction.

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