Newcomb Library

Phone: 
(03) 5248 1802
Fax: 
(03) 5248 6861
Bellarine Hwy (cnr Wilsons Rd)
Newcomb VIC 3219

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All libraries are closed on public holidays.

Opening hours

Monday: 10am - 5:30pm
Tuesday: 10am - 5:30pm
Wednesday: 10am - 8pm
Thursday: 10am - 5:30pm
Friday: 10am - 5:30pm
Saturday: 9:30am - 12pm
Sunday: Closed

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What's on - Newcomb Library

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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Holiday Stuff for Youth

MOVIE NIGHT

Join us for pizza and a movie (M Rated movie). In partnership with the City of Greater Geelong, Youth Development Unit. Bookings essential as places are strictly limited. Contact Tania, City of Greater Geelong Youth Development Officer on 0400 555 273. Ages 12-18

Friday, 12 July 2019 - 5:30pm to 8:00pm
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eKnow How

The Internet And Email For Beginners

Come along and learn how to sign up for an email account so that you can send messages and attachments. Discover the basics of Internet searching, and how you can recognise reputable websites.

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Winter 3D Pen Challenge

3D pens are a great way to sculpt quickly in 3D. We have some great winter project ideas to help you get the hang of them, or draw your own creation. Ages 14+

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Holiday Stuff for Youth

BEADED KEYRINGS

Come along and learn some simple beading techniques to create your own cool keyring or bag tag. Ages 12-18.

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Holiday Fun For Kids

Dance Around the World

Put on your dancing shoes for a fun-filled hour of traditional dances from around the globe. Ages 5+

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All About Kids!

BEING FIRE SAFE

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!

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All About Kids!

Movie Mania

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.

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All About Kids!

HOT AIR BALLOONS

Make your own hanging 3D hot air balloon in this crafty construction workshop. Ages 5+

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JAPANESE PAPER DOLLS

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+

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Youth Programs

STEAMPUNK FASHION

Enter the retro-futuristic Victorian world of Jules Verne and create your very own Steampunk top-hat. Ideal for that next journey aboard a mighty zeppelin. BYO goggles and other accoutrements. Ages 12-18.

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All About Kids!

EXPLORE THE UNIVERSE

This active session will have you exploring the universe with craft, games and hands-on discovery. Ages 8+

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Creative & Connected

JIRRAHLINGA KOALA AND WILDLIFE SANCTUARY

Come along and meet Tehree Gordon, the founder of Jirrahlinga Koala and Wildlife Sanctuary. Learn about wildlife conservation, native animal rescue, and what the Jirrahlinga team does within the Geelong community and beyond to promote support and community awareness for our native animals.

Wednesday, 10 July 2019 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
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Holiday Fun For Kids

Dreamtime Tales

Discover tales of creation from Australia's first people as we share some of these wonderful stories with you. All ages.

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eKnow How

Introduction to Facebook

Want to learn the basics of Facebook? Come along and we will show you how to connect with friends, follow pages of interest or create your own page.

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Heritage

Enrich your family history story

Discover the wide variety of resources and original records held at the Geelong Heritage Centre that will add to your family history story. Focusing on the Geelong and Barwon Region.

Wednesday, 17 July 2019 - 10:30am to 11:30am
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Android Basics

Bring along your own device and get some tips on how to get the most out of your tablet.

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3d Modelling

Come along and learn how to use basic modelling tools to create some interesting 3D objects.

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eSmart Cyber Safety

Find out how to stay safe online. Develop your cybersafety knowledge, increase your awareness of online risks and the strategies to avoid those risks.

Monday, 29 July 2019 - 10:00am to 11:00am
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eKnow How

eSmart Cybersafety

Find out how to stay safe online. Develop your cybersafety knowledge, increase your awareness of online risks and the strategies to avoid those risks.

Monday, 29 July 2019 - 10:00am to 11:00am
Newcomb Library

eKnow How

3D Scanning

Learn how to 3D scan objects using iPads to create a 3D printed model of your own.

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View On Demand

Discover the thrill of Catch-Up TV and subscription entertainment such as Netflix, ABC iView and Kanopy. Learn to unlock your favourite shows and get the most from your service.

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All About Kids!

Science Fair

What makes colour change? How can you make a paperclip float? Celebrate Science Week with us and discover the answers to these questions and more! All ages.

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eKnow How

iPad Basics

Learn the basics functions of the Apple iPad and how it can be used. Bring along your own iPad or use one provided by the library.

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All About Kids!

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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