Join us and experience Kanopy, a film streaming service available to all library users, as we watch a classic movie from Hollywood's golden era.
Going on holiday and want to know where to find accommodation? How about maps for the trip or the latest flight information? Bring along your Apple or Android device and we will show you how to make the most of your device.
Find out how to keep your brain sharp, engaged and healthy as we craft colourful neurons for our Neural Knitworks community art project. No knitting experience required, but feel free to BYO your own crochet hooks, knitting needles and/or grandchildren! This program was developed by the Neural Knitworks team, for full acknowledgements, see /www.scienceweek.net.au/neural-knitworks/Presented in partnership with the Geelong Seniors Festival.
New to computers? Come along and learn the basics in this straightforward session that will give you the confidence to use computers in your everyday life. Presented in partnership with the Geelong Seniors Festival.All ages welcome.
Thursday, 3 October 2019 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Geelong Library and Heritage Centre
Join representatives from the Geelong Beekeepers Club to learn about the critical role of bees in the environment. You'll learn more about how beehives operate and what to consider to run your own beehive. There'll also be a chance to sample different honey varieties. Presented in partnership with the Geelong Seniors Festival. All ages welcome.
Drop in for a relaxing yarn with friends. Work on your project or join forces with us to help KOGO (Knit One, Give One). Presented in partnership with Geelong Seniors Festival.All welcome; afternoon tea provided.
Friday, 4 October 2019 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
3D pens are a great way to sculpt quickly in 3D. We have some great project ideas to help you get the hang of them, or draw your own creation. Presented in partnership with the Geelong Seniors Festival.All ages welcome.
Monday, 7 October 2019 - 10:00am to 11:00am
Come and learn about mindful colouring and its benefits, and take part in timed colouring activities while listening to music designed to shift brainwaves to a more relaxed state. Enjoy a free cuppa and bickie. Presented in partnership with the Geelong Seniors Festival.
Learn the basics functions of the Apple iPad and how it can be used. Bring along your own iPad or use one provided by the library.
Bring along your smartphone or tablet and discuss apps, features and library services available through your device.
When we read and use our devices we employ our eyes, neck, shoulders, back, arms, and hands. In this session you'll learn some simple stretches and techniques to release physical and mental tension, and develop good posture and habits to help take care of your body. Stretches are done either seated on a chair or standing.
Tuesday, 15 October 2019 - 11:00am to 12:00pm