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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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All About Kids!

CODING WITH SPHERO

Sphero BOLT is an app-enabled robotic ball that provides endless opportunities to be creative and have fun whilst learning to code. Join us for this 4-week course to complete coding tasks with BOLT. For bookings, please contact cysmanager@grlc.vic.gov.au Ages 10+

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Author Encounters

ANGELA SAVAGE – MOTHER OF PEARL

This novel explores the unsettling and extraordinary process of trying to bring a child into the world across borders of class, culture and nationality. A luminous and courageous story about the hopes and dreams we all have for our lives and relationships, and the often fraught and unexpected ways they may be realised.Angela Savage is an award-winning Melbourne writer, who has lived and travelled extensively in Asia. She is currently the Director of Writers Victoria.

Tuesday, 4 February 2020 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
The High Ground, Geelong Library and Heritage Centre

Creative & Connected

Armchair Actors

Join with other participants to bring a play to life. This is your chance to be a star for a day. Scripts are provided: choose your character to read aloud with fellow cast members.

Wednesday, 5 February 2020 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Leopold Library

All About Kids!

INCLUSIVE STORY TIME

Inclusive Story Time provides opportunities for children to experience the magic of stories and develop a love of reading in a low stimulus environment, with limited audio stimulation and a small group size. Bookings are recommended.

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eKnow How

All about mindfulness and meditation on your tablet

Bring your tablet to the library and learn about the different mindfulness and meditation resources available.

Wednesday, 5 February 2020 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
Belmont Library

eKnow How

Edit videos with iMovie

Would you like to edit and share your own videos using the free iMovie app on your Apple device? Come along to this session to learn how.

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eKnow How

eAudioBooks

Wouldn't it be nice to relax and listen to a good story? Come and find out all about eAudio books at your library so that you can listen to them wherever you might be. Please bring along your own device.

Wednesday, 5 February 2020 - 2:30pm to 3:30pm
Ocean Grove Library

All About Kids!

Construction Club

Join us for a 4-week adventure into the world of engineering. Challenge yourself as we recreate famous world landmarks, bridges and buildings. Who can build the highest tower? How much weight can your bridge hold? Ages 8+

Wednesday, 5 February 2020 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Geelong Library and Heritage Centre

All About Kids!

Harry Potter Book Night

Dress up in your favourite house colours and join other Potterheads in this very special event which will explore all about Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. All ages.

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eKnow How

New to the Library

Learn to efficiently navigate the library's website, catalogue, online collection, and get the most benefit from your library membership.

Thursday, 12 December 2019 - 2:30pm to 3:30pm
Geelong Library and Heritage Centre

eKnow How

Create a Travel Diary

Come and learn to create an online travel diary/blog. Share your trip with friends and family. Then order a printed photobook to keep.

Thursday, 6 February 2020 - 2:30pm to 3:30pm
Geelong Library and Heritage Centre

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