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 5 June, 10:30am
Event End Date Wednesday 5 June, 11:30am
Location Altona Library







Are you still trying to use your ’shoe phone’ to call your friends? Maybe you need to come and talk to the students from Williamstown High School for some one-on-one assistance with your basic device and technology questions.

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Event Date Wednesday 5 June, 2:00pm
Event End Date Wednesday 5 June, 3:00pm
Location Williamstown Library







In The intriguing tale of Ms TM Rose, Homegrown Hobsons Bay writer Joyce Butcher tells a story of life, loss and human trafficking. To solve the mystery and to seek justice proves to be more dangerous and deadly than ever imagined.


Event Date Wednesday 5 June, 7:00pm
Event End Date Wednesday 5 June, 8:00pm
Location Williamstown Library







Entrants and their friends and family are invited to the seventeenth annual Write by the Bay awards night. Come and celebrate our young writers’ achievements, hear snippets of entries read  by renowned children's author, Andy Griffiths, and of course, find out who won.

Event Date Thursday 6 June, 6:00pm
Event End Date Thursday 6 June, 7:30pm
Location Newport Community Hub







Be part of a very colourful, passionate and cozy community. Drop-in with your latest knitting project, knit and natter in the library and join a global movement.

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Event Date Saturday 8 June, 11:00am
Event End Date Saturday 8 June, 2:00pm
Location Altona Library









Homegrown Hobsons Bay writer Louise Karch knows that in the attention economy, your brand name has two seconds to get noticed.

Join us at the uplifting book launch of Word Glue and master class on finding your unforgettably sticky brand name.

Event Date Tuesday 11 June, 6:15pm
Event End Date Tuesday 11 June, 7:30pm
Location Williamstown Library







Is the NBN (National Broadband Network) confusing you? Not sure how it will affect your phone and internet communications?

Event Date Wednesday 12 June, 10:30am
Event End Date Wednesday 12 June, 11:30am
Location Williamstown Library







Reading and libraries - the ultimate escapes! The journey through a good book can be an unforgettable adventure, with the public library the domain of otherwordly escpaes. Homegrown Hobsons Bay writers Susan SpelicJonathan GriffithsStella Stamatakis and Mary Burbidge explore the notion of escape and adventure.

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Event Date Thursday 13 June, 6:30pm
Event End Date Thursday 13 June, 7:45pm
Location Williamstown Library







Christine Cummins spent five years working as a torture and trauma counsellor with asylum seekers detained on Christmas Island.

Dignity in a teacup provides a firsthand account of stories shared by hundreds of asylum seekers.

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Event Date Wednesday 19 June, 6:30pm
Event End Date Wednesday 19 June, 7:30pm
Location Newport Community Hub







Do you want to know how to protect your privacy and stay safe online?

Learn tips about privacy and security settings for a variety of devices.


Event Date Thursday 20 June, 10:30am
Event End Date Thursday 20 June, 11:30am
Location Altona North Community Library