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Why Does Mum Wear a Hijab? offers a warm and welcoming insight into why Muslim women choose to wear a hijab and what religious clothing means for people of faith.

Meet Amal Abou-Eid and share her story with activities to explore cultural identity and readings from her latest book.

 

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Event Date Monday 30 March, 10:30am
Event End Date Monday 30 March, 11:30am
Location Altona North Community Library

 

 

 

 

 

 

Come along to a drop-in craft session and get creative with the colours of autumn by making a thumbprint tree and a leafy wreath.

Family friendly.

Event Date Monday 30 March, 10:30am
Event End Date Monday 30 March, 11:30am
Location Newport Community Hub

 

 

 

 

 

 

Learn how to use a 3Doodler pen to bring your ideas to life! Create a unique masterpiece and get the insider tips and tricks to help make your Create by the Bay entry pop.

No experience needed.

Ages 7 to 12.

Event Date Monday 30 March, 2:30pm
Event End Date Monday 30 March, 3:30pm
Location Altona Meadows Library and Learning Centre

 

 

 

 

 

 

Simple to make and engaging to play with: unleash your creativity and make a toy for your baby.

Ages 0 to 2.

Please book for babies attending.

Event Date Tuesday 31 March, 10:30am
Event End Date Tuesday 31 March, 11:30am
Location Williamstown Library

 

 

 

 

 

 

Tie yourself in knots and head back in time to create a classic 1970s macramé plant hanger.

Ages 7 to 14.

Event Date Tuesday 31 March, 2:30pm
Event End Date Tuesday 31 March, 3:30pm
Location Altona Library

 

 

 

 

 

 

Drop into the library these holidays and play around with a wide range of technologies including Ozobots, Makey Makey, mBot and more!

Event Date Tuesday 31 March, 2:30pm
Event End Date Tuesday 31 March, 4:30pm
Location Altona Meadows Library and Learning Centre

 

 

 

 

 

 

Inspired by local author/illustrator Rachel Tonkin’s exquisite and intricate book Leaf Litter, we will trial some observational drawing exercises and use our discoveries to create a multi-layered leaf print picture complete with hidden creatures. Bring some leaves of your own or interesting natural items to combine with our collection.

Ages 5 to 12.

Event Date Tuesday 31 March, 2:30pm
Event End Date Tuesday 31 March, 3:30pm
Location Altona North Community Library

 

 

 

 

 

 

Explore a variety of sensory activities that will stimulate your child’s mind. Art experiences, discovery and gross motor activities will be provided for heaps of sensory fun!

Ages 0 to 2.

Event Date Wednesday 1 April, 10:30am
Event End Date Wednesday 1 April, 12:00pm
Location Altona Meadows Library and Learning Centre

 

 

 

 

 

 

Come along to a drop-in craft session and get creative with the colours of autumn by making a thumbprint tree and a leafy wreath.

Family friendly.

Event Date Wednesday 1 April, 10:30am
Event End Date Wednesday 1 April, 11:30am
Location Williamstown Library

 

 

 

 

 

 

Move and groove with ‘Dancing Danielle’ and ‘Rockin’ Russell’. Put on your dancing shoes for a concert of original and favourite songs.

Family friendly.

Event Date Thursday 2 April, 10:30am
Event End Date Thursday 2 April, 11:15am
Location Altona Library