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All About Kids!

Construction Club

Join us for a 4-week adventure into the world of engineering. Challenge yourself as we recreate famous world landmarks, bridges and buildings. Who can build the highest tower? How much weight can your bridge hold? Ages 8+

Wednesday, 6 February 2019 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Corio Library

All About Kids!

Harry Potter Book Night

Dress up in your favourite house colours and join other Potterheads in this very special event which will explore all about Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. All ages.

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Author Encounters

Justin D'Ath - 47 Degrees

Join YA author, Justin D’ath, in conversation as he discusses his latest book, 47 Degrees, a fast-paced and poignant novel of survival for young readers. Justin will examine his writing process and how he merged fact with fiction as he drew on his own experience of escaping the 2009 Black Saturday bushfires. This session is suitable for an audiences 12+

Wednesday, 6 February 2019 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm
The High Ground, Geelong Library and Heritage Centre

Creative & Connected

Armchair Actors

Join with other participants to bring a play to life on Australian Reading Hour national day. This is your chance to be a star for a day. Scripts are provided: choose your character to read aloud with fellow cast members. Plays include No Sugar, Medea, Who's Afraid of Virginia Wolf, and more.

Thursday, 7 February 2019 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Inspiration Space, Geelong Library and Heritage Centre

All About Kids!

Hero Kids: Role-Playing Adventure

Join us for a for a 4-week escapade with an award-winning introductory table-top role-playing game for young adventurers. Hero kids is set in a fantasy world where grown-ups of Rivenshore Village are constantly getting themselves into trouble, and it's up to you to sort it out. Bookings are essential and participants are requested to attend all sessions. Ages 8+.

Thursday, 7 February 2019 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Corio Library

Creative & Connected

Tony McNamara – The World of Bees: Part four

In this, the last of four presentations on the The World of Bees, Tony McNamara, from Surfcoast Honey, discusses how bees enhance our codependent relationship by communicating with us through observation and behaviour. Learn how to read their behaviour to better understand how we can live more cohesively with our highly intelligent friend the bee.

Thursday, 7 February 2019 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Torquay Library

Creative & Connected

Year of the earth pig workshop: chinese astrology

Salwa Abboud is a FengShui Master from The Ministry of Feng Shui & Four Pillars of Destiny. Learn how to make the most of Feng Shui through the application of tools and remedies and find out how to capitalise on your destiny for 2019.

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Multiple Locations

Creative & Connected

Advance Care Planning

Advance care planning is a process that enables individuals to make plans about their future health care. Advance care plans provide direction to healthcare professionals when a person is not in a position to either make and/or communicate their own healthcare choices. In partnership with Barwon Health.

Monday, 11 February 2019 - 11:30am to 12:30pm
Bannockburn Library

eKnow How

Tablet Q & A

Bring along your tablet and discuss apps, features and library services available through your device.

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eKnow How

3D Printing Basics

Discover what 3D printing is and how it works. Design your own custom name tag and see an item 3D printed in this beginner's session.

Monday, 11 February 2019 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Corio Library

eKnow How

3D Printing - Modelling

Come along and learn how to use basic modelling tools to create some interesting 3D objects.

Monday, 11 February 2019 - 5:30pm to 7:00pm
Geelong Library and Heritage Centre

Creative & Connected

Knitting Projects in an hour

You might be surprised what you can learn to knit! Have a go at projects including flowers, bookmarks, headbands and more.

Tuesday, 12 February 2019 - 10:30am to 11:30am
Leopold Library