H1 H2 Sept 7 Zoom - Whitehorse Manningham Libraries

 
H1 H2 Sept 7 Zoom - Whitehorse Manningham Libraries
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                                                   Sept
                                                   7
                                                   Zoom
                                                   Melbourne-based Laura Waters is a freelance
                                                   travel writer, speaker, author and nature nomad
                                                   Zoom invitations will be sent via email prior to
                                                   the session.
                                                   Registration: Register online, places limited

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7
Zoom
Melbourne-based Laura Waters is a freelance
travel writer, speaker, author and nature nomad
Zoom invitations will be sent via email prior to
the session.
Registration: Register online, places limited
H1 H2 Sept 7 Zoom - Whitehorse Manningham Libraries
H1                                                                                                        English Conversation
Online | Regular Programs

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Online | Regular Programs
                            Welcome to events online...                                     H2                                                                                                        Circle
                                                                                            Sept                                                                                                      Tue 1, 8 & 15 Sep
                            Booking an Event                                           How  7 to Book an Event                                                                                        11.00 am – 11.45 am
                            All events are free.                                       ONLINE:
                                                                                            Zoom                                                                                                      and
                            All bookings are for events held 1st – 30th                Visit wml.vic.gov.au and select the ‘Events’ tab.
                            September 2020 and will be held over Zoom,                 You Melbourne-based
                                                                                           can search for theLaura
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                                                                                                                 eventWaters
                                                                                                          speaker,
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                                                                                                                   author and
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                                                                                                                                nature nomad
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                            please contact a member of staff or cancel online          need to contact you regarding your event.                                                                      Join us online in this relaxed, friendly session to
                            so it can be offered to someone on the waiting list.                                                                                                                      practice your conversational English with others.
                                                                                       BY PHONE:
                            If your chosen event is booked out, join our waiting                                                                                                                      Build your confidence and improve your English
                                                                                       Contact us by phone Mon - Fri between 10am and                                                                 speaking skills with community members from
                            list. We will contact you if tickets become available.
                                                                                       5pm, and a staff member will book you in to the                                                                other cultures.
                                                                                       event.
                                                                                                                                                                                                      Zoom invite will be emailed to registered
                                                                                                                                                                                                      participants prior to the session.
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                               Children, Youth & Families           Lifestyle & Learning            eLearning & Technology
                               Writing Groups & Literature          Gardening & Craft               Makerspace

                                    H1                                                                                                           Online Lego Club
                                    H2                                                                                                           5-10 yrs
                                    Sept                                                                                                         Wed 2, 9, & 16 Sept
                                    7                                                                                                            4.00 pm – 5.00 pm
                                    Zoom                                                                                                         Zoom
                                    Melbourne-based Laura Waters is a freelance                                                                  Do you love Lego? Join us for a weekly meeting
                                    travel writer, speaker, author and nature nomad                                                              where you can show off your creations and
                                    Zoom invitations will be sent via email prior to                                                             participate in challenges to design, build and
                                    the session.                                                                                                 create! Participants will need access to their own
                                                                                                                                                 Lego bricks, and the meeting will be conducted
                                    Registration: Register online, places limited
                                                                                                                                                 via Zoom.
                                                                                                                                                 A meeting link will be emailed to participants
                                                                                                                                                 each week.
                                                                                                                                                 Registration: Register online, places limited

                            Whitehorse Manningham Regional Libraries
                            acknowledges the Wurundjeri people as the                  Program details were correct at the time of
                            Traditional Custodians of the land, pays tribute           printing, but events may vary from the information
                            to all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander               here. For further information, refer to our website
                            people and gives respect to Elders past,
                            present and emerging.                                      www.wml.gov.vic.au
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Online | Regular Programs
                                                                                                                                                                                                               1–8
                                                                                                                                                                                                              SEPT
                                                         Join us every Saturday for
                                                      creative, hands-on activities, from                                                                                                                     2020
                                                     Cardboard Castles to Sensory Play!
                                                                            (6 – 12 years)

                                                          9.00 am | EVERY SATURDAY

                            Storytime LIVE!
                            0 – 5 years
                            Every Friday
                            11.00 am – 11.15 am
                            Zoom
                            Join Youth librarians for this LIVE session every
                            Friday. We would love to see your smiling faces
                            as you join in the songs, rhymes and stories.
                            Click [here] to register, and we will send you a
                            Zoom link for each session you select.
                            Zoom invitations will be sent via email prior to
                            the session.
                            Registration: Register online, places limited

                                                                                                                                         ADULT LEARNERS WEEK
                                                                                                                                              1300ILEARN           adultlearnersweek.org   @adultlearnerswk   #ALW2020

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Reusable Food Wraps
Online | Regular Programs

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Online | Regular Programs
                                                                               Wed 2 Sep
                                                                               10.30 am – 11.30 am
                                                                               Zoom
                                                                               Would you like to learn how to make your own
                                                                               reusable food wraps that actually work and have
                                                                               a professional finish? Would you like to learn
                                                                               how to refresh or repair your existing wraps?
                                                                               Then join us for our online Masterclass with
                                                                               Laura from Little Bumble Reusable Food Wraps.
                                                                               Reusable food wraps not only save you money
                                                                               but are great for the environment and can be
                                                                               made at home!

                                                                               Zoom invite will be emailed to registered
                                                                               participants prior to the session.
                                                                               Registration: Register online, places limited
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               TRIM: 234mm x 153mm                         27.234          GLOSS LAMINATION w/ EMBOSSING

                                                                                                                                                                                                                    In the Australia of the 1960s, 70s and 80s, armed robbers were
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      the top of the criminal food chain. Their dash and violence
                                                                                                                                                                                                                       were celebrated, and men like Russell ‘Mad Dog’ Cox and

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         ENEMIES
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Ray Denning were household names long before Underbelly

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          PUBLIC
                                                                                                                                                                                                                         established Melbourne’s gangland thugs as celebrities.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Cox and Denning were once Australian Public Enemies Number
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    One and Two. Both were handsome, charismatic bandits who
                                                                                                                                                                                                                   refused to bow to authority. Both were classified as ‘intractable’
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    in prison, and both escaped. Cox was the only man to escape

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     PUBLIC
                                                                                                                                                                                                                   from Katingal, Australia’s only ‘escape-proof ’ jail. Soon after he
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      broke out, he tried to break in again and rescue his mates.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Their story is one of violence and crime, but it is also about the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    unimaginable horrors that young boys faced when condemned
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      to ‘institutions’ in the 1960s, and the terrible conditions in
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Australian jails in the 70s and 80s. These were the hells where
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    ENEMIES
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            a whole generation of armed robbers was forged.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Russell ‘Mad Dog’ Cox, Ray Denning
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    and the Golden Age of Armed Robbery
                                                                                                                                                                                                               Mark Dapin brings his brilliant research skills and distinctive,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                 powerful narrative style to a book that explores the life of

                            Preparing your Garden                                                                                   Mark Dapin: Public Enemies
                                                                                                                                                                                                               these infamous yet respected public enemies and the criminal
                                                                                                                                                                                                                world they inhabited. From armed robberies, shootings and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                bashings to prison floggings and jail breaks, this is the gritty,

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          DAPIN
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          MARK
                                                                                                                                                                                                                         page-turning reality behind the headlines.

                            Sat 5 Sep                                                                                               in conversation with Claire Halliday
                                                                                                                                                                                                         Cover design: Luke Causby/Blue Cork
                                                                                                                                                                                                         Cover photography: Victoria Police (Russell Cox mugshot; Special Operations
                                                                                                                                                                                                         Group and Stephen Asling) and NSW Police Force (Raymond Denning mugshot)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    MARK DAPI N

                            10.00 am – 11.00 am                                                                                     Thu 3 Sep
                            Zoom                                                                                                    7.00 pm – 8.00 pm
                            Sustainable Gardening Australia will take you
                            through all you need to know to grow fresh
                                                                                                                                    Zoom
                            produce at home in Summer. Learn how to                                                                 Join author Claire Halliday in conversation with Dr Mark Dapin about his new book, Public Enemies.
                            plan your Summer veggie garden, including soil                                                          Public Enemies is a book about the Golden Age of Armed Robbery, which came to an end in July 1988,
                            maintenance, smart watering (managing hot                                                               in what was then Doncaster Shoppingtown, where armed robbers and prison escapees Ray Denning
                            weather) and feeding and maintaining the patch                                                          and Russell ‘Mad Dog’ Cox were captured after a spectacular car chase and shoot-out. The local
                            for a great harvest.                                                                                    connection to the stories in Mark’s new book also include the fact that ‘Mad Dog’ Cox had been living
                                                                                                                                    in an unassuming house in Bowen Road, East Doncaster.
                            Zoom invitations will be sent via email prior to
                                                                                                                                    Dr Mark Dapin is an Australian journalist, author, historian and screenwriter. He is best known for
                            the session.
                                                                                                                                    his long-running column in Good Weekend magazine and is the author of a number of successful
                            Registration: Register online, places limited                                                           non-fiction & fiction books, including, Australia’s Vietnam: Myth versus History, Jewish ANZACs, The
                                                                                                                                    Nashos’ War and King of the Cross. Zoom invite will be emailed to registered participants prior to the
                                                                                                                                    session.
                                                                                                                                    Zoom invitations will be sent via email prior to the session.
                                                                                                                                    Registration: Register online, places limited

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International Literacy Day
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                                                                                                                                                                                           Online | Regular Programs
                                                                            7 Steps to Help Your Child
                                                                            to Read
                                                                            Tue 8 Sep

                                                                                                                                           U p
                                                                            7.30 pm – 8.30 pm

                                                                                                                                   S i g n
                                                                            Zoom
                                                                            Children who start school with minimal literacy
                                                                            skills can struggle to close the gap with their
                                                                            peers, so it’s critical that parents invest in their
                                                                            child’s acquisition of these fundamental skills.
                                                                            Author and educator Louise Park delivers seven
                                                                            simple messages that can make a powerful
                                                                            difference to your child’s reading journey. Gain
                                                                            an understanding of what our brains actually do
                                                                            when we are learning to read, and discover the
                                                                            Super Seven Skills and how to ensure your child
                                                                            acquires them. Zoom invitations will be sent via
                                                                                                                                   to our e-news for COVID-19 updates,
                                                                            email prior to the session.                            Children holiday program, and online events
                                                                            Registration: Register online, places limited

                            Asian Dessert Delights                                                                                   Traditional Painted Eggs
                            Cooking Demonstration                                                                                    for Adults
                            with Helen & Hay Cooking                                                                                 Fri 11 Sep
                            Thu 10 Sep                                                                                               4.00 pm – 4.30 pm
                            2.00 pm – 3.00 pm                                                                                        YouTube
                            Zoom                                                                                                     Create painted eggs using traditional techniques
                                                                                                                                     and styles that have been used for centuries.
                            Discover the delights of making your own
                                                                                                                                     The medium may have changed but the look is
                            authentic Asian desserts. Join Helen & Hay
                                                                                                                                     still the same.
                            Cooking for a demonstration of Kueh Kodok
                            (deep fried banana balls) and Nyonya Ondeh                                                               This lesson uses household materials and
                            Ondeh (sweet glutinous rice balls).                                                                      simple techniques which are easy to learn but
                                                                                                                                     take a lifetime to perfect!!!
                            Zoom meeting invitation will be emailed to
                            participants prior to the session. Please see                                                            *Ingredients required: Eggs, food dye, vinegar,
                            event booking page for ingredient list.                                                                  white acrylic paint, regular sewing pins (not glass
                                                                                                                                     head), pencil with rubber on end, black paper
                            Registration: Register online, places limited
                                                                                                                                     (optional)
                                                                                                                                     YouTube link will be sent via email after
                                                                                                                                     registration.
                                                                                                                                     Registration: Register online, places limited

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Online | Regular Programs
                             Care for Carers                                                           This program will offer a range of free activities to help support the health and
                                                                                                       wellbeing of local Chinese-speaking carers providing unpaid support to loved ones.

                                                                                                       本项目包括一系列的免费活动,旨在为本地区讲中文的照护者提供身心健康方面的支持
                             照护者关爱活动启动仪式

                                                                                                                                                                 Tai Chi
                                                                                                                                                                 太极拳
                                                                                                                                                                 Tues 14 April
                                                                                                                                                                 4月14日星期二
                                                                                                                                                                 10.30 am – 11.30 am
                                                                                                                                                                 上午10点半至上午11点半
                                                                                                                                                                 Doncaster
                                                                                                                                                                 Join Grandmaster Eng Chor from Celestial Tai
                                                                                                                                                                 Chi for a special Tai Chi for carers. Come and
                                                                                                                                                                 experience how Tai Chi can benefit your body
                                                                                                                                                                 and mind. Tai Chi slows down the pace of your
                                                                                                                                                                 mind, refreshes your body and allows a state of
                            Yoga for Beginners                               初学者瑜伽                      Asian Dessert Delights                                亚洲美味甜品烹饪展示
                                                                                                                                                                 tranquil relaxation to take over you.

                            with Little Mandarin Yoga                        参与机构 Little                Cooking Demonstration                                 参与机构
                                                                                                                                                                参加由天体太极大师Eng Chor大师为照护者提供
                                                                                                                                                                的特殊太极拳课,体验太极拳有益身心的功效。
                            & Pilates                                        Mandarin Yoga & Pilates                                                          Helen   & Hay Cooking
                                                                                                        Thu 17 Sep                                              打太极拳可以让您放慢思维节奏,消除身体疲

                                                                             9月11日,周五                                                                         9月17日,周四
                                                                                                                                                                劳,达到平静放松的状态.
                            Fri 11 Sep                                                                  11.00 am - 12.00 pm                                     Registration: Register online

                            11.00 am – 12.00 pm                              上午11.00 - 12.00 点                                                                上午11.00 - 12.00 点
                                                                                                        Zoom
                            Zoom                                             Zoom网络会议                   Discover the delights of making your own              Zoom网络会议
                                                                             瑜伽已被证实有舒缓身心之效,许多姿势可以       authentic Asian desserts. Join Helen & Hay            探索自己制作正宗亚洲甜品的乐趣。跟随Helen
                            Yoga has been shown to have a calming
                                                                             帮助缓解压力。初级瑜伽课用简单的动作对上       Cooking for a demonstration of Kueh Kodok             & Hay Cooking的烹饪展示,学习Kueh Kodok(
                            effect on the body and many poses have a
                                                                             半身、背部和腿部进行温和拉伸,减轻背痛、       (deep fried banana balls) and Nyonya Ondeh            油炸香蕉球)和Nyonya Ondeh Ondeh(甜糯
                            stress relieving effect. This beginner yoga
                                                                             疲劳和焦虑。我们还将探索基本的瑜伽姿势,       Ondeh (sweet glutinous rice balls). Session           米球)的做法。Zoom会议邀请将在会议开始
                            class includes easy moves and gentle
                                                                             增加身体活动幅度,强化练习治疗效果,从而       will be presented in Mandarin. Zoom meeting           前通过电子邮件发给参与者。会议将以普通话
                            stretches in the upper body, back and legs
                                                                             达到建立信心,并营造放松、自由和快乐的感       invitation will be emailed to participants prior to   进行。
                            for reducing backaches, fatigue and anxiety.
                                                                             觉。课程中需使用瑜伽垫。 Zoom会议邀请将     the session. Please see event booking page for
                            We will also explore the basic yoga poses
                                                                             在课程开始前通过电子邮件发给参与者。课程       ingredient list.
                            that will challenge your range of motion and
                                                                             将以普通话进行。                   Registration: Register online, places limited
                            increase the therapeutic benefit of practice.
                            The results are renewed confidence, a sense of
                            relaxation, freedom and joy. Access to a yoga
                            mat required. Zoom meeting invitation will be
                            emailed to participants prior to the session.
                            Session will be presented in Mandarin.                                                               The Whitehorse Manningham Libraries Care for Carers Program is
                            Registration: Register online, places limited                                                        supported by the Victorian Government

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Caring for Your Personal
Online | Regular Programs

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Online | Regular Programs
                                                                               Treasures
                                                                               Tues 15 Sep
                                                                               2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
                                                                               Zoom
                                                                               Personal collections are vulnerable to
                                                                               deterioration but there are things we can
                                                                               learn from Museums, Libraries and Archives
                                                                               to help keep our precious items safe. Angela
                                                                               Henricksen, co-founder of Archival Survival, will
                                                                               present some simple archival methods and
                                                                               materials to help preserve these items. Based
                                                                               on her experience as a qualified Archivist for
                                                                               over 10 years, Angela will cover preservation of
                                                                               commonly held items including paper-based
                                                                               documents, photographic materials, objects and
                                                                               textiles.
                                                                               Zoom invitations will be sent via email prior to
                                       Whitehorse                              the session.

                                       Heritage Week
                                                                               Registration: Register online, places limited

                            Antiques Roadshow with
                            Abbey’s auctions
                                                                                                                                    The Lost Mine of Phandelver:
                            Wed 16 Sep
                                                                                                                                    An introduction to role playing games (RPGs)
                            2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
                                                                                                                                    (12+ years)
                            Zoom
                            Just like the TV show, Antiques Roadshow is                                                             Wed 16 Sep
                            fun to watch as well as participate in. Join us,
                            as Amanda Brook from Abbey’s Auctions will                                                              7.00 pm – 9.00 pm
                            assess your treasured antiques and provide
                            you with a live Zoom appraisal. Please see                                                              Zoom
                            instructions on the WML Events Page for                                                                 Do you long for adventure in far-off lands? Want to embark on a quest as a warrior, a wizard, a rogue,
                            submitting your photos.                                                                                 or something else entirely? Team up with 5 other brave players and grapple with the challenges of the
                            Zoom invite will be emailed to registered                                                               Lost Mine of Phandelver!
                            participants prior to the session.                                                                      This session is an introduction to role playing games (RPGs) in general and Dungeons & Dragons (5E)
                                                                                                                                    specifically. Participants will need to create a free Roll20 account to play. For ages 12+.
                            Registration: Register online, places limited
                                                                                                                                    Zoom invitations will be sent via email prior to the session.
                                                                                                                                    Registration: Register online, places limited

                                                                                         Whitehorse
                                                                                         Heritage Week

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Discover your Family
Online | Regular Programs

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Online | Regular Programs
                                                                               History Online
                                                                               with Find My Past!
                                                                               Thu 17 Sep
                                                                               2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
                                                                               YouTube
                                                                               Find My Past provides millions of historical
                                                                               records including births, deaths & marriages,
                                                                               census, military, immigration, electoral roles and
                                                                               more. Learn how to connect with your British
                                                                               and Irish ancestors and bring your story to life!
                                                                               Find My Past is available free with your
                                                                               Whitehorse Manningham library card.
                                                                               Zoom invitations will be sent via email prior to
                                                                               the session.
                                                                               Registration: Register online, places limited

                                       Whitehorse
                                       Heritage Week

                            DIY Smartphone Projector                                                                                Melanie Cheng: Room for a Stranger
                            (8+ years)                                                                                              In conversation
                            Fri 18 Sep                                                                                              Thu 24 Sep
                            4.00 pm – 5.00 pm                                                                                       7.00 pm – 8.00 pm
                            Youtube                                                                                                 Zoom
                            Using basic tools and things found around the                                                           Melanie Cheng won the 2018 Victorian Premier’s Literary Award for Fiction for her short story
                            house we will build a small projector that will                                                         collection Australia Day. Her debut novel “Room for a Stranger” explores everyday experiences of
                            be able to project an image from a smartphone                                                           loneliness and compassion. Melanie is a writer and general practitioner. She was born in Adelaide,
                            onto a wall!                                                                                            grew up in Hong Kong and now lives in Melbourne. Join us as Melanie talks about “Room for a
                            Zoom invitations will be sent via email prior to                                                        Stranger” and we explore the “extraordinary in the ordinary”; the importance of quiet stories about
                            the session.                                                                                            ordinary lives and the need for diversity in literature.

                            Registration: Register online, places limited                                                           Zoom invitations will be sent via email prior to the session.
                                                                                                                                    Registration: Register online, places limited

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Google Photos
Online | Regular Programs

                                                                                                                                                                                                  Online | Regular Programs
                                  Tue 29 Sep
                                  10.30 am – 11.30 am
                                  Zoom
                                  Got lots of photos on your phone or tablet and
                                  feeling a bit out of control? Now is the time to
                                  learn how to organise and share them on Google
                                  Photos and dive into that project that you have
                                  put off for so long!
                                  Zoom invitations will be sent via email prior to
                                  the session.
                                  Registration: Register online, places limited

                            Get your child                                               Games Night
                            school-ready!                                                10 – 110 years
                                                                                         Mon 28 Sep
                             Record the books shared
                                                                                         7.00 pm – 9.00 pm
                             with your child in their
                             pre-school years, and aim                                   Board Game Arena
                                                                                         Board games have come a long way from the days of Scrabble and Monopoly! And best of all, many
                             to reach 1000 books                                         great games can be played online with friends and family when you’re physically distant. Register with
                             before they start school.                                   some friends and family and join our friendly volunteers as they introduce you to your new favourite
                                                                                         board and card games. Games available on the night include: Sushi Go!, Kingdomino, 6 nimmt!,
                                                                                         Downforce and Love Letter.
                                                                                         Participants will need to create a free Board Game Arena account to play :https://en.boardgamearena.
                                                                                         com/account?page=newuser.
                                                                                         Registration: Register online, places limited

                                                                SCHOOL
                                                         BEFORE
                                                            BEFORE SCHOOL
                                                                BEFORE
                                                                       SCH         OOL

                                                            1 – 500 BOOKS

                                                               1 – 500 BOO
                                                                            KS

                                                                  1 – 50
                                                                        0 BO

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Online | Regular Programs
                                                                                                                                          ReadOnline
                                                                                                                                          Our dynamic range of online resources for reading cater for everyone; offering magazines, ebooks
                                                                                                                                          and newspapers from across the globe.

                                                                                                                                          ListenOnline
                                                                                                                                          We have thousands of audiobook titles for adults and children alike on our apps, including some of the
                                                                                                                                          best selling authors. You can also sit back and relax to an amazing catalogue of music on Freegal.

                                                                                                                                          WatchOnline
                                                                                                                                          Grab the popcorn and pick from an impressive line-up of movie titles and documentaries.
                                                                                                                                          Award-winning entertainment at your fingertips to suit everyone in the family.

                            Meet the Mender                                                                                               KidsOnline
                                                                                                                                          Keep the kids busy with audiobooks, movies and educational games. Additional resources to help

                            with Erin Lewis Fitzgerald                                                                                    with home-schooling and keep the kids interested.

                            Sat 26 Sep
                            10.00 am – 11.30 am
                                                                                                                                          HistoryOnline
                            Zoom                                                                                                          Research your family tree with Ancestry Library Edition and Findmypast. Historical records, photos
                            In Australia, we send millions of tons of clothing to landfill each year. In fact, our clothing consumption   and resources from around the world to track you heritage. Available from home for a limited time.
                            is one of the highest in the world! But the good news is that mending is trending and it’s never been
                            easier to repair and reinvent your favourite clothes.
                            Inspired by the slow fashion movement taking over the world, author and professional mender Erin
                            Lewis-Fitzgerald has created a comprehensive guide to mending your own clothes that combines                  LearnOnline
                            creativity and sustainability: “Modern Mending”. Join Erin for this online event and learn tips and tricks    Achieve personal or professional goals in a number of free online courses available on our online
                            to mend your loved clothes.                                                                                   learning platforms. There are over 3000 courses you can chose from.
                            To get advice from Erin on one of your items, send one ‘before’ photo of your damaged item. Please
                            see website for instructions for submitting your photo.
                            Zoom invitations will be sent via email prior to the session.
                            Registration: Register online, places limited

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                            We Love… Reading                                                                                             We Love… eMag
                            What better time to be getting cosy with a really good book! Here are some of our Librarians’ favourite       If you’re not getting your flippy magazine fix right now, never fear, eMags are here! Especially great for
                            titles from our eLibrary                                                                                     international titles where subscriptions can get pretty pricey but great for your Aussie favourites too –
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                                                Wolf Hall’                                            Room for a Stranger
                                                by Hilary Mantel.                                     by Melanie Cheng.                                     Total Film                                               Vogue
                                               This engrossing, meticulous                              Room for a Stranger is                                                                                        Did you know we have Vogue
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                                               account of a tumultuous                                  a quiet celebration of                                                                                        Australia, Vogue UK, Vogue
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                                               of Thomas Cromwell: the                                  loneliness and connection                                                                                     Vogue China... Oh you get the
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                                               cosmopolitan, self-made                                  in unexpected places. Meg                                                                                     idea! Fashion, interior design,
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                            with an arsenal of skills to serve first Cardinal       who, after an unsettling home invasion decides                                                               can literally ignore the world and completely
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                            Wolsey, then King Henry VIII and his would-be           to homeshare with Andy, a young student from                                                                 immerse yourself in all things beautiful,
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                            bride Anne Boleyn. The absorbing narration of           Hong Kong. A really gentle, touching story about                                                             glamorous and delicious.
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                            Simon Slater brings the Tudor world and it’s cast       finding friendship in unexpected places. Cheng’s     the ‘Total Film Interview’, which is a six-page         Press Reader eMag
                            of powerful players into life. If you haven’t yet       previous work, “Australia Day” is an award-          in-depth chat with an actor or director, along
                            visited the Man Booker Prize winner, it might be        winning short story collection - we are looking
                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Tech Life
                                                                                                                                         with a critique of their body of work. The current
                            an excellent time to escape into this first book of     forward to more from her!                            edition features the much awaited reprise of Bill                         Featuring Working From
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                                                                                                      Anxious Child                                                                                                and readable tech focused
                                                by Heather Rose                                       by Bev Aisbett                                        The Guardian Australia                                 magazine. The magazine’s
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                                                  Bruny’ by Heather Rose                               Many parents are worried                             Want to keep track of the
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                                                                                                                                                                                                 technical how-to guides, and a ‘help station’
                                                  Peacekeeper Astrid (Ace)          them? An essential guide for these anxious times,                       the latest in news, sport,
                                                                                                                                                                                                 feature where the magazine’s contributors
                            Coleman accepts a job to come home to her               Worry-Proofing Your Anxious Child is a calm,                            finances, analysis, comment
                                                                                                                                                                                                 provide answers to technical queries from
                            political family in Tasmania to oversee the             clear and, above all, reassuring book to help                           and review. Keep up to date
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                            completion of a controversial bridge to Bruny           parents (and teachers) of anxious children. Filled                      without leaving home. With
                            Island that has just been bombed by unknown             with simple explanations and practical advice,       feature writers such as George Monbiot, David           Press Reader eMag
                            terrorists. Past dystopian fiction, part family         this audiobook will assist everyone who wants to     Marr and Marina Hyde.
                            drama, Bruny is packed with relatable reality and       help a child overcome their anxieties and learn to   Press Reader eMag
                            casts a forboding shadow over the reader as the         live more confidently.
                            tale unfolds, it all feels a bit too close to the way
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                            life can change on the spin of the die. Fantastic,
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                                                                     READ BY A SPECIAL PERSON,
                                                                     FROM FAR FAR AWAY

                                                                                                                      Bookings open Monday 14 September 2020

                                                                                                                      •    Book online at www.wml.vic.gov.au (see Events tab) or by
                                                                                                                           calling any Whitehorse Manningham branch between 10 am
                                                                                                                           and 5 pm

                                                                                                                      •    Please cancel your booking if your child can no longer attend
                                                                                                                           so that another child can enjoy the activity.

                                                                                                                      •    If your chosen event is booked out, join our waiting list so
                             Stories can bring us together, even during times when we must be physically apart.            that we can contact you if places become available.
                              The library can help you to read stories to your grandchild/significant little person
                                                              using technology.                                       INSTAGRAM/WhitehorseManninghamLibraries

                                                                                                                      Facebook/WhitehorseManninghamLibraries
                             Participants will receive a one-on-one support to connect to family and friends via a
                            videoconferencing service like Zoom and help accessing the library eBook collection if
                                                  you don’t have a book collection of your own.

                                Open to older people who reside in the cities of Whitehorse and Manningham
                                    (participants must have own device and network/data connection).

                                   Share the magic of stories with your grandchild/significant little person.

                                            Initial pilot program open to 20 participants.
                                Submit a request to participate via online form https://bit.ly/2Dw7o4c

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Children's Holiday Program | Online
                                       Dreadful Dragons! (All ages)                                                                    Online Lego Club (5 – 10 years)
                                       YouTube                                                                                         Zoom
                                       Mon 21 Sep | All day                                                                            Wed 23 Sep | 4.00 pm – 5.00 pm
                                       King Cranky Pants’ court is in an uproar! A fierce, fire breathing dragon is heading            Calling all Lego lovers! Join us for an afternoon of fun and creativity as you
                                      straight for the castle! Will he find a hero to save the day? Find out in this epic adventure!   challenge yourself to design, build and create. A Zoom meeting link will be emailed to
                                                                                                                                       participants.
                                      A link will be emailed to participants, who are then free to watch the performance at any
                                      time during the school holidays.                                                                 Registration: Register online, places limited

                                      Registration: Register online, places limited

                                      Scratch Coding Class: Pattern Generator (7+ years)                                               Storytime with Kerryn (0 – 5 years)
                                      Zoom                                                                                             Zoom
                                      Mon 21 Sep | 3.00 pm – 3.45 pm                                                                   Thu 24 Sep | 11.00 am – 11.30 am
                                      In this coding workshop, presented by Robofun, learn how to make colourful artworks              Join us for stories, songs and rhymes in this live interactive Storytime! A Zoom
                                      using Scratch. A Zoom meeting link will be emailed to participants.                              meeting link will be emailed to participants.
                                       Registration: Register online, places limited                                                   Registration: Register online, places limited

                                       Storytime with Naomi (0 - 5 years)                                                              Clay Animals with Naomi (5+ years)
                                       Zoom                                                                                            Zoom
                                       Tue 22 Sep | 11.00 am – 11.30 am                                                                Thu 24 Sep | 2.00 pm – 2.30 pm
                                       Join us for stories, songs and rhymes in this live interactive Storytime! A Zoom meeting        Come and have some fun playing with clay and learn how to sculpt a cute little
                                      link will be emailed to participants.                                                            animal!
                                      Registration: Register online, places limited                                                    A Zoom meeting link will be emailed to participants.
                                                                                                                                       Registration: Register online, places limited

                                      David Walliams Fan Club (7+ years)                                                               Cooking with Hayley and Helen (6 – 12 years)
                                      Zoom                                                                                             Zoom
                                      Tue 22 Sep | 2.00 pm – 3.00 pm                                                                   Fri 25 Sep | 3.30 pm - 4.30 pm
                                      Are you a huge fan of David Walliams books? Tell us your favourite! Draw some fan art            Learn how to make some delicious rice paper rolls with Helen and Hayley. A Zoom
                                      in advance and show it off! Test your knowledge in our quiz, and learn to draw like Tony         meeting link and list of ingredients will be emailed to participants.
                                      Ross. A Zoom meeting link will be emailed to participants.
                                                                                                                                       Registration: Register online, places limited
                                       Registration: Register online, places limited

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Children's Holiday Program | Online
                                       Makerspace: Japanese Paper Marbling                                                        Kimono Origami with Naomi (9+ years)
                                       YouTube                                                                                    Zoom
                                       Fri 25 Sep | 4.00 pm                                                                       Tue 29 Sep | 2.00 pm – 3.00 pm
                                       Experiment with some paint, paper and a tray of water.                                     Learn about the art of Origami and make an attractive wall hanging for any room in
                                                                                                                                  the house. A Zoom meeting link will be emailed to participants.
                                       Create your designs with this simple method which has been used since the 12th
                                      century.                                                                                    Registration: Register online, places limited

                                      Let your imagination fly with design and colour.
                                      Registration: Register online, places limited

                                      Creative Club: Unicorn Pot Plant (5+ Years)                                                 Online Lego Club (5 – 10 years)
                                      Facebook                                                                                    Zoom
                                      Sat 26 Sep | 9.00 am                                                                        Wed 30 Sep | 11.00 am – 12.00 pm
                                      Give your plant a wonderful home in a DIY unicorn planter.                                  Calling all Lego lovers! Join us for a morning of fun and creativity as you challenge
                                       Registration: Not required                                                                 yourself to design, build and create. A Zoom meeting link will be emailed to
                                                                                                                                  participants.
                                                                                                                                  Registration: Register online, places limited

                                       Magical Maps                                                                               Scratch Coding Class: Pong Game (7+ years)
                                       Writing workshop (8 - 10 years)                                                            Zoom
                                       Zoom                                                                                       Wed 30 Sep | 3.00 pm – 3.30 pm
                                       Mon 28 Sep | 2.00 pm – 3.00 pm                                                             In this coding workshop, presented by Robofun, make a bouncing ball game with
                                                                                                                                  sounds, points and other effects using Scratch.
                                       Come on a magical adventure through a land you create. Bring your dice to draw a map
                                      and write a story. X marks the spot for your creativity!                                    A Zoom meeting link will be emailed to participants.

                                      Required Materials: Paper, Pencils/textas, and one or two Dice. A handout will be emailed   Registration: Register online, places limited

                                      to participants.A Zoom meeting link will be emailed to participants.

                                      Registration: Register online, places limite

                                      Zine Writing Workshop (10 – 12 years)                                                       Llama Weaving Craft (7 - 12 years)
                                      Zoom                                                                                        Zoom
                                      Mon 28 Sep | 3.30 pm – 4.30 pm                                                              Thu 1 Oct | 11.00 am – 11.30 am
                                      Zines are tiny DIY magazines for tweens and teens. Learn to make an 8 page zine from        Use scraps of wool to transform a cute cardboard llama into a work of art!
                                       a single piece of paper and express yourself with words and pictures. Make copies to
                                                                                                                                  A Zoom meeting link and activity template will be emailed to participants.
                                       share with your friends!
                                                                                                                                  Registration: Register online, places limited
                                       Required materials: Paper, Scissors, Pens, pencils, or textas.

                                       A Zoom meeting link will be emailed to participants.
                                        Registration: Register online, places limited

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                                       Cooking workshop with Hayley (6 - 12 years)
                                       Zoom
                                       Thu 1 Oct | 3.30 pm – 4.30 pm
                                       Learn how to make a delicious burger with seasonal ingredients A Zoom meeting link
                                       and list of ingredients will be emailed to participants.
                                      Registration: Register online, places limited

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                                      Storytime with Janet (0 – 5 years)                                                                                 EVERY Monday
                                      Zoom
                                                                                                                                                        and Wednesday.
                                      Fri 2 Sep | 2.30 pm – 3.00 pm
                                      Join us for stories, songs and rhymes in this live interactive Storytime! A Zoom meeting                             at 11am!
                                       link will be emailed to participants.
                                       Registration: Register online, places limited

                                       Makerspace: Make Play dough....
                                       THAT YOU CAN EAT!
                                       YouTube
                                       Fri 2 Oct | 4.00 pm
                                       Play, Mold, Shape, and EAT! Make a DELICIOUS Play dough at home that tastes like
                                      MARSHMALLOW!

                                      Using Marshmallows, Corn flour, Icing Sugar, and Coconut oil we’ll mix up some delicious
                                      Science. A YouTube link will be sent to participants.
                                      Registration: Register online, places limited

                                      Creative Club:
                                      Crepe Paper Watercolour Art (4+ years)
                                      Facebook
                                                                                                                                 Join our Youth librarians
                                      Sat 3 Oct | All Day
                                                                                                                                 on the WML Facebook page
                                       Create a watercolour masterpiece using crepe paper and water!
                                                                                                                                 every Monday and Wednesday at
                                       Registration: Register online, places limited
                                                                                                                                 11.00am. We’ll have stories, songs
                                                                                                                                 and rhymes, so check in to hear
                                                                                                                                 some of your favourites - or learn
                                                                                                                                 some new ones!
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CONTACT US

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E. info@wml.vic.gov.au
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