Can you program a LEGO Mindstorms robot to complete an obstacle course? Get coding and find out.

For ages 10 to 14

Event Date Wednesday 25 September, 2:30pm
Event End Date Wednesday 25 September, 4:30pm
Location Altona Library

 

 

 

 

 

 

Mrs Ticklebottom and the plastic problem is a show about plastic, litter, our wildlife and waterways, the ocean and one mean old Lavender Lady.

Event Date Monday 30 September, 10:30am
Event End Date Monday 30 September, 11:00am
Location Altona Library

 

 

 

 

 

 

Experience virtual reality and see the world, visit unreal places, and create amazing things, all without leaving Hobsons Bay.

Each session lasts ten minutes. Participants will be allocated a timeslot upon arrival.

Strictly ages 13+

Event Date Monday 30 September, 1:00pm
Event End Date Monday 30 September, 4:00pm
Location Altona Meadows Library and Learning Centre

 

 

 

 

 

 

Is your device confusing you?

Don’t put up with half-hearted help from your family, come to us and have your tech questions answered by our friendly team.

Event Date Wednesday 2 October, 9:30am
Event End Date Wednesday 2 October, 12:00pm
Location Williamstown Library

 

 

 

 

 

 

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 2 October, 10:30am
Event End Date Wednesday 2 October, 11:30am
Location Altona Library

 

 

 

 

 

 

Join Helen Hayward, former academic and psychotherapist, as she shares her parenting journey and the philosophy behind it.
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Event Date Wednesday 2 October, 6:15pm
Event End Date Wednesday 2 October, 7:45pm
Location Altona Library

 

 

 

 

 

 

Robots are taking over the libraries. Will you be able to code a robot to successfully complete a series of challenges and win prizes?

For ages 12+

Event Date Thursday 3 October, 11:00am
Event End Date Thursday 3 October, 2:00pm
Location Newport Community Hub

 

 

 

 

 

 

Join Liz Harfull as she share stories of treasured Australian recipes and untold stories from her book, Tried, tested and true, which was shortlisted for a 2019 Gourmand Award.

Event Date Thursday 3 October, 2:30pm
Event End Date Thursday 3 October, 4:00pm
Location Altona Meadows Library and Learning Centre

 

 

 

 

 

 

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 9 October, 10:00am
Event End Date Wednesday 9 October, 1:00pm
Location Williamstown Library

 

 

 

 

 

 

Join Gerard Mansour, Commissioner for Senior Victorians, as he talks about the importance of community participation and the value of volunteering in for enjoying a happy, healthy, productive life after retirement.

 

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Event Date Thursday 10 October, 6:15pm
Event End Date Thursday 10 October, 7:30pm
Location Newport Community Hub