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Creative & Connected

Overlocker Overview

Learn about the basic functions of the overlocker as well as how to re-thread.

Multiple Times
Corio Library

Special Events

THE ADVENTURES OF HUNTER AND PHOEBE

Meet Hunter, an ex-working dog of Vision Australia and his trainer, Phoebe. Learn about the highs and lows of life as a trainer. A fun and informative session for the whole family.

Thursday, 26 September 2019 - 10:30am to 11:30am
Chilwell Library

eKnow How

eBooks on Your Tablet

Would you like to borrow books from the library without leaving home and read them on your tablet? Let us show you how easy it is and the variety of options available.

Multiple Times
Multiple Locations

eKnow How

eMagazines For Free!

Want to read the latest selection of library magazines free and delivered straight to your device using your library membership? Bring along your own device and learn how. With hundreds of eMagazines to choose from, there is sure to be at least one for you to enjoy!

Multiple Times
Multiple Locations

Youth Programs

ALL IN! GAME ON!

Battle it out with your favourite Xbox and Wii games, and explore the world of virtual reality as we get together and get our game on! In partnership with the fOrT Youth Centre. Ages 12-18.

Thursday, 26 September 2019 - 2:30pm to 4:30pm
Corio Library

Holiday Stuff for Youth

ALL IN! GAME ON!

Battle it out with your favourite Xbox and Wii games, and explore the world of virtual reality as we get together and get our game on! In partnership with the fOrT Youth Centre. Ages 12-18.

Thursday, 26 September 2019 - 2:30pm to 4:30pm
Corio Library

Special Events

BOOK LAUNCH & CHILDREN’S ILLUSTRATION WORKSHOP: MAXINE FLAKEMORE

When Grandpa Whistled is Maxine Flakemore's latest children's book, is the story of her father, Neville, as told through his unique whistle. The illustrations depict the many changes that happened through his life and his love of animals. Join Maxine to find out how she creates her wonderful illustrations in sepia ink and ‘inktense’ crayons and create your own drawing to help us celebrate the launch.

Ages 5+

Thursday, 26 September 2019 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm
Torquay Library

Creative & Connected

CINEMA 101: HOW TO READ MOVIES

Due to unforseen circumstances, this event will not be running at Geelong West at this time. Apologies for any inconvenience.

Thursday, 26 September 2019 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Geelong West Library

eKnow How

Online Selling

Do you have items at home that are too good to throw out but you no longer want to keep? Have you considered online selling? Come along and we will show you how and share some of the pitfalls to avoid.

Multiple Times
Multiple Locations

All About Kids!

BEING FIRE SAFE AROUND CAMPFIRES

Calling all junior firefighters and families! Join us for a visit from our local CFA to learn how to be safe around campfires. Enjoy stories and craft activities for pre-school and primary school aged children.

Multiple Times
Multiple Locations

Holiday Fun For Kids

BEING FIRE SAFE AROUND CAMPFIRES

Calling all junior firefighters and families! Join us for a visit from our local CFA to learn how to be safe around campfires. Enjoy stories and craft activities for pre-school and primary school aged children.

Multiple Times
Multiple Locations

Creative & Connected

CHIRPEE'S CHOICE – THE ANXIOUS BIRD

Art of the Mind presents Chirpee’s Choice - The Anxious Bird, a play about mental health for primary school-aged children. Join Chirpee on his adventures in the forest where he learns the importance of sharing our worries with safe people. Guided by an array of Australian birds including Gordon the Emu, Al the Masked Owl, Larry the Lyrebird, and Queen Cassie the Cassowary, Chirpee discovers that birds sing to share their worries rather than lock them inside their heads.

Tuesday, 1 October 2019 - 10:30am to 11:30am
Torquay Library