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3D Printing Basics

Discover what 3D printing is and how it works. Design your own custom name tag and see an item 3D printed in this beginner's session.

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U FIRST

Join us on your journey to becoming the best version of yourself. Diane Marks has over 30 years experience in the beauty industry, which has helped Diane to discover more insight into self esteem and confidence and how they affect your life.

Thursday, 30 January 2020 - 10:30am to 11:30am
Chilwell Library

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Computer Basics

Lack confidence with computers? Want to learn how they work in a safe, friendly environment? In this self-paced session we will cover the basics on how to use a computer.

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Author Encounters

RON HEDGCOCK - CONFESSIONS OF AN UNASHAMED ASPERGER

Both entertaining and confronting, Ron’s Confessionsis not just autobiographical. It consists of a set of essays on author Ron Hedgcock’s discoveries and speculations about Asperger Syndrome.At the age of 83 he talks candidly about his married life, describing experiences with family, children, friends, therapists and cats.Ron is a retired professional actor, with many years of experience on the public platform, and on radio, television and film.

Thursday, 30 January 2020 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm
Leopold Library

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CINEMA 101: HOW TO READ MOVIES

We all watch movies, but do we really understand them? In this discussion group, we look at the key terms of cinema, including mise-en-scène(what we see), cinematography (how we see it), sound (the accompanying audio), and editing (how elements are cut and arranged). Watch clips from classic films and have the chance to use some of these terms to speculate on the ideas or sensations the filmmakers are trying to convey.

Thursday, 30 January 2020 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Geelong West Library

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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.

Friday, 31 January 2020 - 10:00am to 11:00am
Newcomb Library

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MEDITATIVE MUSIC PERFORMANCE – HANDPAN

Come and listen to the gentle sounds of local musician Joseph Stanaway as he plays this most extraordinary and surprising instrument and transports you with his sensitive and atmospheric approach to music. Image taken by Reg Ryan.

Friday, 31 January 2020 - 2:30pm to 3:30pm
Ocean Grove Library

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Using reviews to make an educated choice

Ever wanted to know what applice to buy or what accommodation to book? Let us show you where to find reviews that will help guide you in making the right choice.

Monday, 3 February 2020 - 10:30am to 11:30am
Geelong West Library

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SCRABBLE CLUB

Playing games is a great way to relax. Come along on Mondays and enjoy being part of a group who play competitive Scrabble. Expand your vocabulary, improve your game and make new friends. Ages 16+

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Lara Library

All About Kids!

Code Club: Scratch 1

Sign up for Code Club. Take a tour of the Scratch interface and create games and animations. This program is suitable for beginners and bookings are essential. To get the most from this program participants need to attend all sessions. Ages 9-11 years.
For bookings, contact cysmanager@grlc.vic.gov.au

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INTRODUCTION TO LASER CUTTING

In this beginners session you will learn how to use online software to create files that can be turned into intriciate objects using the Laser Cutter at Leopold's Makerspace. Age 16+

Monday, 30 December 2019 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
Leopold Library

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BASIC SEWING LESSONS

Always wanted to learn how to sew on a sewing machine? Why not take a beginner’s class at Corio Library? Attendees will produce a small item from start to finish during their two hour class. Come and explore your creative side with our sewing makerspace. Bookings essential.

Tuesday, 4 February 2020 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Corio Library

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