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Creative & Connected

Fay Tran - Insights into Learning Difficulties for Children

Is your child having difficulty at school? Do you want to tap into the latest information on how to help your child achieve their goals? Expert Fay Tran will lead this informative and insightful session. Fay has over 30 year's experience working in learning support for children, and her books include Teaching Kids to Read.

Thursday, 8 March 2018 - 4:30pm to 5:30pm
Drysdale Library

Creative & Connected

Vintage Decoupage Eggs

Learn how to create beautiful decoupage eggs using recycled print material and paper napkins. A simple and impressive way to decorate your Easter table or as a gift at Easter or Mother's Day.

Thursday, 15 March 2018 - 2:30pm to 3:30pm
Ocean Grove Library

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Don't Bet On It

An informal talk aimed those affected by gambling. With the increased access to betting, the proliferation of advertising and emergence of simulated gambling digital games, it is becoming more frequent for casual gamblers to become entrapped by the lure of quick money. Come and get the facts on gambling. Questions will be answered, and a financial counsellor will be available for those affected by gambling.

Multiple Times
Multiple Locations

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8 Things About Dementia

Dementia Australia is the unified, national body for people of all ages, living with all forms of dementia, their families and carers.The session provides information on dementia and services: what dementia is, including causes, signs, symptoms and risk factors; how dementia is diagnosed; how to seek help; and what services are available.

Multiple Times
Multiple Locations

Creative & Connected

Upcycled Book Craft

This creative and fun session of crafting utilises old books and other recycled material to create original gifts.

Multiple Times
Multiple Locations

Creative & Connected

Yoga and Meditation For Health and Wellbeing

Yoga teacher Sherrill Harvey will lead you on a journey to discover the benefits of yoga and meditation. Participants will begin with some simple standing stretches followed by a seated guided meditation. Leave feeling relaxed and refreshed!

Tuesday, 27 March 2018 - 6:30pm to 7:15pm
Lara Library

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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.

Multiple Times
Multiple Locations

Creative & Connected

Decluttering

Is your house in need of decluttering? Marion Ivermee-Villarosa, a professional organiser from A Place of Calm, will present some information on how clutter can affect us, and hints and tips on how to go about decluttering your house.

Multiple Times
Multiple Locations

Creative & Connected

Cassandra Perry - Invisible Art of Being

Cassandra Perry is a Reiki master and teacher, accredited and initiated yoga instructor, educator, therapist and healer. Cassandra will guide the consideration of your core values: what you believe in. As part of the ‘invisible art of being’ she will introduce the notion that what drives us is invisible. This workshop offers an opportunity to attain deep self-awareness to make fulfilling life changes.

Wednesday, 18 April 2018 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm
Waurn Ponds Library

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Mother's Day Card Making Workshop

Enjoy this social crafting session with our expert card maker. If it's not a surprise, perhaps bring your Mum along to share this creative experience with her.

Saturday, 28 April 2018 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Belmont Library

Creative & Connected

Adobe Spark - Tell Your Story

Learn how to create a digital Exploration Story for the Queenscliff Literary Festival on your iPad. Bring along any photos you wish to include, and we will show you how to use Adobe Spark to create your story. Participants of this session will also be invited to share their presentations with an audience on Saturday 26 May.

Thursday, 10 May 2018 - 2:30pm to 3:30pm
Queenscliff Library

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8 Things about Dementia - Carers

Dementia Australia is the unified, national body for people of all ages, living with all forms of dementia, their families and carers.The session provides information on dementia and services: what dementia is, including causes, signs, symptoms and risk factors; how dementia is diagnosed; how to seek help; and what services are available.

Friday, 18 May 2018 - 3:30pm to 4:45pm
Drysdale Library