Join us via Zoom (video conferencing platform) and enjoy a conversation about movies you have been watching and hear recommendations from others.
Talk of ‘fake news’ is all over the media at the moment. But what is fake news, and, more importantly, how are you going to avoid being misled by a fake story? This workshop will help you develop techniques for identifying fake news and scrutinising what you read online.
Please note, this is an ONLINE EVENT. Once you book in for a session, you will be sent a link to join the session.
Thursday, 16 July 2020 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Now may be the perfect time to learn how to grow your own vegetables at home. We will discuss setting up your vegetable garden, growing from seed, greenhouses, straw bale gardening, the pitfalls, the triumphs and the pests!
Please note, this is an ONLINE EVENT. Once you book in, you will be sent an email with a link to join the session.
Tuesday, 21 July 2020 - 10:30am to 11:30am
Would you like to borrow books from the library and read them on your iPad or Android tablet? Then download the free Bolinda Borrowbox App from the app store/Google Play, come along to this session and let us show you how.
Wednesday, 22 July 2020 - 10:00am to 11:00am
Come along and explore the features of Ancestry Library Edition to help you find those elusive ancestors.
Thursday, 23 July 2020 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
This workshop will help you explore the world of online music streaming. Access millions of songs, discover music you’ve never encountered before, and let apps deliver you daily curated lists of what you enjoy.
Tuesday, 28 July 2020 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Would you like to know more about what eCollections we have to offer? In this session we will introduce you to: Bolinda Borrowbox - where you can access free e-books and e-audiobooks online, Kanopy - where you can stream movies, documentaries and children's shows, RB Digital - to download magazines in an extensive range of genres and Mango Languages - for free language courses online.
Wednesday, 29 July 2020 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
**Online Program** Challenge your family and friends, and test your own knowledge of myths, legends and fables in our Myth-busting Quiz. Take the quiz, do the colouring sheet and a word search and check out out the reading list! Ages 5+
Saturday, 11 July 2020 - 9:00am to 5:00pm
**Online Program** Use recycled cardboard to make your own Viking armour and then test your knowledge with our Vikings quiz. All ages.
**Online Program** Enjoy wondrous tales of other places and other cultures from Story Box Library, and relive the delight by creating your own keepsakes from your favourite stories, including a cardboard car, wind charm, paper plate mask and a story scroll! All ages.
**Online Program** Put on your armour, gather your shield and train your dragon! But first you’ll have to find one. In this activity you can make your own fire-breathing dragon and shield out of recycled materials. Age 8+
**Online Program** Learn how to make fluffy pom-poms and turn them into your own mythical creatures. Ages 5+