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CONSTELLATIONS - Astronomical Society of Geelong

The Astronomical Society of Geelong invite you to join them at the Geelong Library & Heritage Centre for three evenings of celestial information and viewing (weather permitting). 
Families welcome 5pm-7pm, adults 7pm - 11pm.

18 JUNE - Introduction to Astronomy - Solar/Lunar photography - Stellarium night sky demonstration - Telescope viewing (weather permitting

10 JULY - Introduction to Astronomy - Deep sky photography - Stellarium night sky demonstration - Constellation story and lore - Telescope viewing (weather permitting)

21 AUGUST - Introduction to Astronomy - Astronomical photography/animation - Stellarium night sky demonstration - Telescope viewing (weather permitting)

Tuesday, 21 August 2018 - 5:00pm to 11:00pm
Geelong Library and Heritage Centre

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Lucas Jordan - Find Your WW1 Family Ancestors

Are you looking for someone in your family tree who was in The Great War? Join us for an informative session with author, historian and teacher Lucas Jordan. Get the low down on the best resources, tips and tricks to source and refine your family history research.


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Word Game Fun

Come along and challenge yourself to a fun game where players race against each other to build crossword grids and use all their letter tiles. This session will give you a laugh and get your brain moving! Multiple games to play. Suitable for all ages.

Tuesday, 21 August 2018 - 2:30pm to 3:30pm
Geelong Library and Heritage Centre

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Father’s Day Card Making

Create beautiful handmade cards for Father’s Day. Enjoy this social crafting session with our expert card maker. Why not bring Dad along to share this creative experience with him?

Multiple Times
Multiple Locations

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Put Your Best Foot Forward - Resume Writing Workshop

Job-hunting or changing jobs? Come along to one of these free workshops hosted by Proven Resume Results, who are an award-winning resume writing service. Learn how to create the perfect resume and cover letter, discover some essential interview and key selection criteria tips and much more.

Wednesday, 29 August 2018 - 3:00pm to 4:30pm
Corio Library

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Practise English Conversation

Would you like to practise and improve your English-speaking skills? Practise listening to and speaking English at these sessions. All skill levels are welcome as we share conversation in a friendly and welcoming space.

No booking required.

Multiple Times
Geelong West Library

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Igknite at Drysdale Library

Are you a knitter? You can help the Rotary Club of Drysdale by knitting beanies to raise money for mental health as part of its new fundraiser: IGKNITE project. Join us at the Drysdale Library in a knitting circle to knit a beanie for this great cause. Please bring your own needles and wool.

No booking required.

Saturday, 21 July 2018 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Drysdale Library

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Book Chat

Come along and chat about the books you have been reading, meet new people and hear their recommendations for a good read.
No booking required.

Tuesday, 7 August 2018 - 10:30am to 11:30am
Ocean Grove Library

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Let’s Talk English: Coffee and Chat

Would you like to practise and improve your English speaking skills? Practise listening to and speaking English at our sessions. All skill levels are welcome as we share conversation, along with tea and coffee, in a friendly and welcoming space.

No booking required.

Multiple Times
Corio Library

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Meditative Music Performance - SonikSea

Come into the library and you will be greeted by the gentle sounds of SonikSea – an improvised collaboration between local musicians Joseph Stanaway and Demir Aliu. Combining the pantam with a variety of beautiful and unusual strings, flutes and voice, you will transported with this sensitive and atmospheric approach to music.

No booking required.

Tuesday, 21 August 2018 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Ocean Grove Library