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Talking Tea: the History of Tea

Tea is much more than just a beverage. Since it was first consumed in the south-west of China 5000 years ago, tea has spread throughout the world to become, after water, the most consumed beverage in the world. Dr Tracey Caulfield who has trained at the Dilmah School of Tea in Sri Lanka and in Japan will share her passion and expertise.

Thursday, 21 February 2019 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Torquay Library

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Uncovering Landscapes of the Ocean Grove and Barwon Heads regions

Join Deakin PhD student, Heather Threadgold, as she takes you on an historic journey rediscovering the layers of landscapes and histories from the Wadawurrung to the early colonial era of this fascinating region.

Friday, 22 February 2019 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
Ocean Grove 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, 19 February 2019 - 2:30pm to 3:30pm
Ocean Grove Library

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Harp Music - Relax In The Library

Come to the library and you will be greeted by the gentle sounds of the harp while you browse for books and enjoy the library space. Local musician, Peter Roberts, will be playing his harp for all to experience and enjoy a comforting sense of peace and harmony.

Thursday, 21 February 2019 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Geelong West Library

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Millennials' Book Chat

This is a new book circle for Millennials and young people. A different theme is nominated each month and a list of suggested readings provided. Read one of the suggestions or a book of your own choice relevant to the monthly theme (fiction or non-fiction) and share your thoughts. No bookings required.

February’s topic: Thrilling Reads

Suggested books: Gone Girl (Gillian Flynn), Ice Station (Matthew Reilly), The Secret History (Donna Tart), The Hunger Games (Suzanne Collins), The Talented Mr Ripley (Patricia Highsmith), And Then There Were None (Agatha Christie)


Thursday, 28 February 2019 - 5:30pm to 6:30pm
Inspiration Space, Geelong Library and Heritage Centre