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Author Encounters

LEE KOFMAN – IMPERFECT

In a captivating mix of memoir and cultural critique, Dr Lee Kofman casts a questioning eye on the myths surrounding our conception of physical perfection and what it’s like to live in a body that deviates from the norm. Dr Lee Kofman is a Russian-born Israeli-Australian author of five books, editor of two anthologies, writing teacher and mentor based in Melbourne.

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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.

Wednesday, 10 July 2019 - 2:30pm to 3:30pm
Bannockburn Library

eKnow How

Introduction to Facebook

Want to learn the basics of Facebook? Come along and we will show you how to connect with friends, follow pages of interest or create your own page.

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eKnow How

CV/Resume Writing Tips

Learn about useful resume writing tools

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Inspiration Space, Geelong Library and Heritage Centre

Author Encounters

REMEMBERING THE END EXHIBITON: JANET BUTLER

As part of the Remembering the End exhibition, join Little River historian and author, Janet Butler, as she looks at events that happened in and around Lara at the end of the Great War. Janet will describe Sister Kit McNaughton’s journey home to Little River, after serving as a nurse in the Great War. Janet was inspired by the life of Sister McNaughton, and in 2013 published a book titled Kitty’s War.

Friday, 19 July 2019 - 10:30am to 11:30am
Belmont Library

Special Events

YOUR AGED CARE OPTIONS

Join Elder Rights Advocacy representative, Anthea Katsaros, for an overview of what to look out for when examining aged care options for yourself or a loved one.

Friday, 19 July 2019 - 10:30am to 11:30am
Leopold Library

eKnow How

Android Basics

Bring along your own device and get some tips on how to get the most out of your tablet.

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eKnow How

Saving to the Cloud

Ever wanted to know what is in the Cloud and how to use it? Come along and learn about using Cloud storage, such as DropBox or Google Drive.

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eKnow How

eSmart Cybersafety

Find out how to stay safe online. Develop your cybersafety knowledge, increase your awareness of online risks and the strategies to avoid those risks.

Monday, 29 July 2019 - 10:00am to 11:00am
Newcomb Library

eKnow How

3D Scanning

Learn how to 3D scan objects using iPads to create a 3D printed model of your own.

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eKnow How

myGov Explored

Explore the benefits and optimise your use of myGov. In partnership with the Australian Department of Human Services.

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Author Encounters

LORRAINE SMITH – JOURNEY OF A LOST MANUSCRIPT

In 2014, a customer in a Warrnambool second-hand bookshop found a sixteenth century parchment from Yorkshire inside a copy of Alice in Wonderland. Book shop owner and author Lorraine Smith joins us to reveal the fascinating results of her 18 months of research into this old world discovery.

Wednesday, 31 July 2019 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Waurn Ponds Library