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Colour, Create, and Chat! Build social connections in the local community. Get out of the house, create, and chat about creative hobbies, books, writing, and anything else. Bring your own creative activity to work on or use colouring pages and materials provided. Learn about free library resources including audiobooks and ebooks. Browse the shelves and endless books on creative activities.
Tuesday, 7 May 2019 - 6:45pm to 8:00pm
Join leather artist Aram O’Mara and learn how to create a keytag, coaster and coin purse. Leather crafting or simply leathercraft is the practice of making leather into craft objects or works of art, using shaping techniques, colouring techniques or both. Come along and explore this unique craft.
Monday, 29 April 2019 - 4:30pm to 6:00pm
Always wanted to learn how to sew on a sewing machine? Then come and take a beginner’s class at Corio Library. We will teach you to use the sewing machine and overlocker, which are available for public use. Attendees will produce a small item from start to finish during their two-hour class, which they will take home. Come and explore your creative side with our sewing makerspace. Bookings essential.
Use the tools you have to get the most out of your digital photos
Tuesday, 30 April 2019 - 2:30pm to 3:30pm
This facilitated interactive workshop is based on the information and processes from the book Retrosuburbia. Participants will be guided and supported in the journey to downshift, and create a place to live and belong that nourishes life and has sympathy for all beings with whom we share the planet.
Wednesday, 1 May 2019 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm
Waurn Ponds Library
Macramé is the art of knotting string in patterns to make decorative articles. Come into Corio Library and take a crash course in common macramé knots and then make a lovely macramé planter pot to take home with you.