Get started with robotics. Build an mBot, learn some basic coding and learn how to get your robot zooming, flashing, playing music or soccer. No experience necessary.

Event Date Wednesday 30 October, 6:00pm
Event End Date Wednesday 30 October, 7:30pm
Location Newport Community Hub

 

 

 

 

 

 

Witches, wizards and spooky fun for children aged 5-12 years. Come dressed in your spookiest outfit. Don't miss out on our third annual Halloween-themed party!

Bookings essential. Bookings open September.

Event Date Thursday 31 October, 5:00pm
Event End Date Thursday 31 October, 6:30pm
Location Newport Community Hub

 

 

 

 

 

 

What makes a poem memorable and inspiring?

Develop techniques and gain insights to inspire and inform your own poetry with Homegrown writer, Dr Chris Ringrose.

Event Date Saturday 2 November, 10:15am
Event End Date Saturday 2 November, 12:45pm
Location Newport Community Hub

 

 

 

 

 

 

Do you love books and talking about books? This session is all about the books you love, hate and are challenged by. Share your ideas and stories.

Event Date Wednesday 6 November, 10:30am
Event End Date Wednesday 6 November, 11:30am
Location Altona Library

 

 

 

 

 

 

If you’re new to family history and local history, and would like a few pointers to help get started, why not book a free 45 minute one-on-one session with a member of the library heritage team?

Event Date Wednesday 13 November, 10:00am
Event End Date Wednesday 13 November, 1:00pm
Location Williamstown Library

 

 

 

 

 

 

Tired of your friends talking about shows that don’t seem to be available on your TV? Heard you can “stream” television but not sure where to start? This session will explain what Netflix is, how it works, and how you can make it work for you.

Event Date Thursday 14 November, 6:00pm
Event End Date Thursday 14 November, 7:30pm
Location Williamstown Library

 

 

 

 

 

 

For all unpublished writers of fiction, non-fiction and memoir.

Event Date Saturday 16 November, 1:30pm
Event End Date Saturday 16 November, 3:30pm
Location Altona North Community Library

 

 

 

 

 

 

How to tackle the male-dominated technology industry and get females to the fore? Hear from a panel of inspirational and trail-blazing women in technology.

Event Date Tuesday 19 November, 6:00pm
Event End Date Tuesday 19 November, 7:15pm
Location Williamstown Library

 

 

 

 

 

 

What makes real life stories engaging and unforgettable? Explore the essence of this real life genre with Homegrown writer Dmetri Kakmi.

Event Date Saturday 23 November, 10:15am
Event End Date Saturday 23 November, 12:45pm
Location Newport Community Hub

 

 

 

 

 

 

Do you love books and talking about books? This session is all about the books you love, hate and are challenged by. Share your ideas and stories.

Event Date Wednesday 4 December, 10:30am
Event End Date Wednesday 4 December, 11:30am
Location Altona Library