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Sunday. 02 October, 2022 - Saturday. 08 October, 2022
WEEK 40
Monday. 03 October, 2022
12:00 am

Get paid to run a workshop at your library!

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Do you have an engaging workshop you’d like to deliver at the library? We want to hear from you!

10:00 am

Burmese Storytime - Deer Park

Deer Park Library

For families with children aged 0-5 years. Sessions include stories, songs and rhymes in Burmese and English.

10:30 am

Baby Bounce - Sydenham

Sydenham Library

Have fun sharing songs and rhymes with your baby in this pre-literacy program for parents with babies aged 0-18 months. Sessions run for 30 minutes.

10:30 am

Family Storytime - St Albans

St Albans Library

Enjoy stories, songs and rhymes in this all-ages family session.
10:30 am

Toddler Storytime - Deer Park

Deer Park Library

Stimulate language development through story, song and rhyme in a fun environment with these storytime sessions for children aged 18 months - 3 years. Sessions run for 30 minutes.
11:15 am

Vietnamese & English Bilingual Storytime - St Albans

St Albans Library

Join in as we share stories, songs and rhymes in Vietnamese and English. This session is aimed at families with children aged 0-5.

11:30 am

Résumé Help - Sunshine

Sunshine Library

Get basic advice or helpful tips on how to present your résumé in a one-on-one session with library staff. Bring in your current résumé for formatting help, assistance with saving it to USB for future editing, adding it as an attachment to an email or uploading it to a job seeking website. Please call your closest branch to book your session.

See Bindi Maps location.
11:30 am

Little Scientists Club for 3-5 year olds at Sydenham Library

Sydenham Library

For four weeks at Sydenham Library children can explore the world of science with fun, hands-on experiments and science equipment that they can take home. Budding Einsteins will spend an hour each week having fun with science and will finish in week four with a grand science expo.

The four sessions will run on the 03/10/22, 10/10/22, 17/10/22 and 24/10/22 11.30-12.30pm

These sessions are for 3-5 year old children and will require them to have a parent present. Please book a place for each child and attend with them. Adults will not need to book to attend.

1:00 pm

Practise Your English - Sydenham

Sydenham Library

Weekly sessions for adults who want to practise their English speaking and listening skills in a relaxed environment.
1:00 pm

Résumé Help - Deer Park

Deer Park Library

Get basic advice or helpful tips on how to present your résumé in a one-on-one session with library staff. Bring in your current résumé for formatting help, assistance with saving it to USB for future editing, adding it as an attachment to an email or uploading it to a job seeking website. Please call your closest branch to book your session.
2:00 pm

Book Group - Deer Park

Deer Park Library

Meet other book lovers and discuss the latest bestsellers or old favourites in this open-age book group. New members are always welcome.

2:00 pm

Preschool Storytime - Sunshine

Sunshine Library

Enjoy stories, songs and rhymes that help build literacy skills for children aged 3-5. Sessions run for 30 minutes.

See Bindi maps location
2:00 pm

Basic Computer Skills Windows 10

Sunshine Library

For absolute beginners. Improve your computer keyboard and mouse skills, and learn how to create and save documents and how to use Windows.

See Bindi maps location.

Tuesday. 04 October, 2022
10:00 am

Create & Chat - Sunshine

Sunshine Library

Knit, stitch, create.

Bring your craft project along and join in for an hour of creativity and chat.

See Bindi maps location
10:30 am

Baby Bounce - Deer Park

Deer Park Library

Have fun sharing songs and rhymes with your baby in this pre-literacy program for parents with babies aged 0-18 months. Sessions run for 30 minutes.
10:30 am

Toddler Storytime - Sydenham

Sydenham Library

Stimulate language development through story, song and rhyme in a fun environment with these storytime sessions for children aged 18 months - 3 years. Sessions run for 30 minutes.
10:30 am

Mindfulness & Meditation

Sunshine Library

Introduction: A brief history of meditation

What is meditation and mindfulness?  Break down the myths and obstacles in your way.  

Be guided by Jess Baker from Journey to a Better Place through the practices of visualisations, sounds, movement, mindfulness and breathing.  Learn how to support your mental and physical wellbeing through these challenging times.

Places limited, bookings essential.

See Bindi Maps Location

11:00 am

Practice Your English Online with LIbrary Staff

Online

Weekly Zoom conversation sessions for adults who want to practice their English speaking and listening skills in a relaxed environment.

 

2:00 pm

Baby Bounce - Keilor

Keilor Library

Have fun sharing songs and rhymes with your baby in this pre-literacy program for parents with babies aged 0-18 months. Sessions run for 30 minutes.
4:00 pm

After School Activity Zone - Sydenham

Sydenham Library

Have fun with others in the library after school with games, craft, STEAM and other activities for children aged 5 - 13.
4:00 pm

Code Club - Sunshine

Sunshine Library

Learn to code and develop the skills to create games and animations. For ages 8+. Bookings essential.

See Bindi Maps location
Wednesday. 05 October, 2022
10:30 am

Preschool Storytime - Deer Park

Deer Park Library

Enjoy stories, songs and rhymes that help build literacy skills for children aged 3-5. Sessions run for 30 minutes.
10:30 am

Preschool Storytime - Keilor

Keilor Library

Enjoy stories, songs and rhymes that help build literacy skills for children aged 3-5. Sessions run for 30 minutes.
10:30 am

Baby Bounce - St Albans

St Albans Library

Have fun sharing songs and rhymes with your baby in this pre-literacy program for parents with babies aged 0-18 months. Sessions run for 30 minutes.
10:30 am

Toddler Storytime - Sunshine

Sunshine Library

Stimulate language development through story, song and rhyme in a fun environment with these storytime sessions for children aged 18 months - 3 years. Sessions run for 30 minutes.

See Bindi maps location
10:30 am

Preschool Storytime Live Stream

Online

Join us for a fun-filled Preschool Storytime packed with stories, songs and rhymes. For children aged three to five years. Sessions include stories, songs and rhymes that help build literacy skills for children of preschool age. The session will be live streamed through the Brimbank Libraries Facebook https://www.facebook.com/BLibraries

11:00 am

Connect & Chat - Sunshine

Sunshine Library

Have a chat, meet new people, make friends and enjoy some laughs at these weekly social sessions.

See Bindi maps location
11:00 am

Preparing Your Child for School - Deer Park

Deer Park Library

Come and meet Preschool Field Officer Helen after storytime to prepare your child for school. This workshop will have learn-by-play activities and information to prepare your child for school.

1:00 pm

Practise Your English - Deer Park

Deer Park Library

Weekly sessions for adults who want to practise their English speaking and listening skills in a relaxed environment.
1:30 pm

Connect & Chat - Sydenham

Sydenham Library

Have a chat, meet new people, make friends and enjoy some laughs at these weekly social sessions.
2:30 pm

Chill&Chat - Deer Park Library

Deer Park Library

Want to hang out in a safe, relaxed space just for young people? Where you help decide how it works? Drop in, chill out, speak up – it’s for you.

3:00 pm

Resume workshop

Deer Park Library

Want to nail getting a job? Create a resume you can’t wait to send out? Be totally prepared for that interview? In partnership with Brimbank Learning Futures and the Job Advocates Victoria Program.

3:45 pm

After School Activity Zone - St Albans

St Albans Library

Have fun with others in the library after school with games, craft, STEAM and other activities for children aged 5 - 13.
3:45 pm

Code Club - Sydenham

Sydenham Library

Learn to code and develop the skills to create games and animations. For ages 8+. Bookings essential.
4:00 pm

After School Activity Zone - Deer Park

Deer Park Library

Have fun with others in the library after school with games, craft, STEAM and other activities for children aged 5 - 13.

 

 
4:00 pm

Chill&Chat - Sunshine Library

Sunshine Library

Want to hang out in a safe, relaxed space just for young people? Where you help decide how it works? Drop in, chill out, speak up – it’s for you.

Sunshine Library provide a space for young people to chill & chat each day after school during school terms, with library staff available to speak to young people or provide structured activities on Wednesday afternoons.  See Bindi Maps location

4:00 pm

Reading Buddies - Sunshine

Sunshine Library

Need help with your reading? Come to the library and practise in a 15-minute weekly reading session with one of our friendly library staff.

See Bindi maps location
6:30 pm

Practise Your English - St Albans

St Albans Library

Weekly sessions for adults who want to practise their English speaking and listening skills in a relaxed environment.
Thursday. 06 October, 2022
1:00 am

Energy Saving Bonus Applications - Assistance in Branch

St Albans Library

Need help applying for the $250 Power Saving Bonus offered by the Victorian Government?

Bring in your most recent electricity bill during the nominated times and it will be completed for you.

No Bookings required.

10:30 am

Learn English Through Storytime - St Albans

St Albans Library

 A storytime for parents and children aged 0-5 who would like to practise their English with stories, songs and rhymes. Sessions run for 30 minutes.
10:30 am

Baby Bounce - Sunshine

Sunshine Library

Have fun sharing songs and rhymes with your baby in this pre-literacy program for parents with babies aged 0-18 months. Sessions run for 30 minutes.

See Bindi Maps location.
10:30 am

Toddler Storytime - Sydenham

Sydenham Library

Stimulate language development through story, song and rhyme in a fun environment with these storytime sessions for children aged 18 months - 3 years. Sessions run for 30 minutes.
10:30 am

Family Storytime - Deer Park

Deer Park Library

Enjoy stories, songs and rhymes in this all-ages family session.
11:00 am

Create & Chat - Sydenham

Sydenham Library

Knit, stitch, create.

Bring your craft project along and join in for an hour of creativity and chat.
2:00 pm

Book Group - Keilor

Keilor Library

Meet other book lovers and discuss the latest bestsellers or old favourites in this open-age book group. New members always welcome.

3:00 pm

Creative Life Writing

Keilor Library

We are all experts and story-tellers, but we often overlook internal emotions and worries.  Join this hands-on workshop to explore your own story of life through a holistic wellbeing lens. 

(This is part of a 5 week program for the Victorian Seniors Festival 40 years 2022)

 

4:00 pm

After School Activity Zone - Keilor

Keilor Library

Have fun with others in the library after school with games, craft, STEAM and other activities for children aged 5 - 13.
4:00 pm

After School Activity Zone - Sunshine

Sunshine Library

Have fun with others in the library after school with games, craft, STEAM and other activities for children aged 5 - 13.

See Bindi Maps location.
4:00 pm

Reading Buddies - Deer Park

Deer Park Library

Need help with your reading? Come to the library and practise in a 15-minute weekly reading session with one of our friendly library staff.
6:00 pm

Résumé Help - Sydenham

Sydenham Library

Get basic advice or helpful tips on how to present your résumé in a one-on-one session with library staff. Bring in your current résumé for formatting help, assistance with saving it to USB for future editing, adding it as an attachment to an email or uploading it to a job seeking website. Please call your closest branch to book your session.

6:00 pm

Beautifully Broke: Artist talk with Phillip Edwards

Sunshine Library

Join us for an evening talk and refreshments with prominent Australian artist Phillip Edwards.

The stunning and intimate works that comprise Beautifully Broke explore the relationship between environmental conditions and human psychology.

Bookings essential.

Works will be exhibited in the Brimbank Gallery and Sunshine Library from Friday 19th August to Thursday 20th October, 2022

(Part of the Creative Brimbank Visual and Public Art Program and Brimbank Libraries After Dark Program )

Image credit: Phillip Edwards, The mystery of black and blue, 2022. Watercolour mixed media, 90x115cm.

 

6:30 pm

Thian Ku Yok- Explore with Clay - Adults Workshop - Sunshine

Sunshine Library

Have some fun learning to sculpt with clay. For ages 18 years and up.

Friday. 07 October, 2022
10:00 am

Sensory Storytime

Deer Park Library

Open to all children and caregivers. This storytime is especially welcoming for children on the Autism Spectrum and families who are looking for a smaller, adaptive storytime.
10:30 am

Preschool Storytime - Sydenham

Sydenham Library

Enjoy stories, songs and rhymes that help build literacy skills for children aged 3-5. Sessions run for 30 minutes.
10:30 am

Learn English Through Storytime - Sunshine

Sunshine Library

 A storytime for parents and children aged 0-5 who would like to practise their English with stories, songs and rhymes. Sessions run for 30 minutes.

See Bindi maps location
11:00 am

Preparing Your Child for School - Sydenham

Sydenham Library

Come and meet pre-school field officer Helen after storytime to prepare your child for school. This workshop will have learn-by-play activities and information to prepare your child for school.

1:00 pm

Practise Your English - Sunshine

Sunshine Library

Weekly sessions for adults who want to practise their English speaking and listening skills in a relaxed environment.

See Bindi Maps location.
1:00 pm

Toddler Storytime - St Albans

St Albans Library

Stimulate language development through story, song and rhyme in a fun environment with these storytime sessions for children aged 18 months - 3 years. Sessions run for 30 minutes.

1:00 pm

Connect & Chat - Deer Park

Deer Park Library

Have a chat, meet new people, make friends and enjoy some laughs at these weekly social sessions.
3:30 pm

Lego Club - Keilor

Keilor Library

Create stunning structures, crazy contraptions and wondrous worlds out of Lego, and display them in the library.
4:00 pm

Lego Club - Sunshine

Sunshine Library

Create stunning structures, crazy contraptions and wondrous worlds out of Lego, and display them in the library.

See Bindi Maps location.
4:00 pm

VCE English Exam Revision with Anne Mitchell - Sunshine Library

Sunshine Library

Facilitated by Anne Mitchell, an experienced VCE English teacher and Year 12 exam assessor, textbook author and creator of the VCEnglish app for mobile devices.

This session will help you prepare for the Year 12 English Exam covering the three sections of the English exam.

6:00 pm

Résumé Help - St Albans

St Albans Library

Get basic advice or helpful tips on how to present your résumé in a one-on-one session with library staff. Bring in your current résumé for formatting help, assistance with saving it to USB for future editing, adding it as an attachment to an email or uploading it to a job seeking website. Please call your closest branch to book your session.
Saturday. 08 October, 2022
10:30 am

Saturday Storytime - St Albans

St Albans Library

Start the weekend with stories, songs and rhymes in this an all-ages storytime. Sessions run for 30 minutes.

11:00 am

Lego Club - Sydenham

Sydenham Library

Create stunning structures, crazy contraptions and wondrous worlds out of Lego, and display them in the library.
11:30 am

Lego Club - Deer Park

Deer Park Library

Create stunning structures, crazy contraptions and wondrous worlds out of Lego, and display them in the library.
11:30 am

Thian Ku Yok- Paint a Soft Sculpture - St Albans

St Albans Library

Choose from a range of soft sculpture shapes - stuff and sew your sculpture, then paint the sculpture with paints. This workshop is for families with children aged 5 years and over.

2:00 pm

Family Film Fun - Deer Park

Deer Park Library

Join us at Deer Park Library for a family film at 2pm on the second Saturday of the month. Bookings essential and can be made online or by calling Deer Park Library on 9249 4660. All films are rated G or PG.
2:00 pm

Lego Club - St Albans

St Albans Library

Create stunning structures, crazy contraptions and wondrous worlds out of Lego, and display them in the library.
2:00 pm

VCE English Exam Revision with Anne Mitchell - St Albans Library

St Albans Library

Facilitated by Anne Mitchell, an experienced VCE English teacher and Year 12 exam assessor, textbook author and creator of the VCEnglish app for mobile devices.

This session will help you prepare for the Year 12 English Exam covering the three sections of the English exam.

3:00 pm

Saturday Book Chat - Keilor

Keilor Library

Join other book lovers in this monthly chat about what you've been reading... perfect for those who can't get to the library during the week!

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Upcoming Storytimes:

Baby Bounce - St Albans
Wednesday 07 Dec, 2022 10:30 am
Toddler Storytime - Sunshine
Wednesday 07 Dec, 2022 10:30 am
Preschool Storytime - Deer Park
Wednesday 07 Dec, 2022 10:30 am
Preschool Storytime - Keilor
Wednesday 07 Dec, 2022 10:30 am

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Upcoming Computer Classes:

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Upcoming Groups and Clubs:

Connect & Chat - Sunshine
Wednesday 07 Dec, 2022 11:00 am
Connect & Chat - Sydenham
Wednesday 07 Dec, 2022 1:30 pm
Create & Chat - Sydenham
Thursday 08 Dec, 2022 11:00 am
Résumé Help - Sydenham
Thursday 08 Dec, 2022 6:00 pm

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