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October 2017 Calendar!

Think you know libraries? Think again.

We’re kicking off OCTOBER with our final week of school holidays and our children’s workshops are not to be missed.

This month we have Top of the Stairs Puppets coming along for the sock puppet workshop followed by a puppet show.

Find out what happens when a Pirate lands on an island looking for treasure that has a magician there already?

Ships, treasure, lost rabbits! Pollen Nation is back with an exciting workshop on Pressed Flower Mandala Frames and Guardians of Happiness is celebrating spring with a workshop on flower inspired cupcakes.

So check out the calendar below and see what tickles your fancy.

Don’t forget… all our October Calendar of Activities workshops are FREE but places are limited so BOOK NOW!

Click here to download the October calendar now.

Welcome to eSmart Week 2017

Each day this week we encourage everyone to be smart, safe and responsible when using digital technology.

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South West Makers

Saturday 8th July from 9:00am – 1:00pm

On the second Saturday of the month the SW Makers are setting up shop and will help you explore everything robotic, electronic and computeronic.

If 3D printers, laser cutters, 3D scanners, Raspberry Pi computers, general electronics, drones, LED’s, Arduino’s, orchid GIS Mapping and fabric art sound like your thing then come along and join a growing band of budding makers in the Bunbury and Greater Bunbury region.

Bring your imagination to life with the SW makers as they endeavour to create a space to exercise your creativity while having a load of fun.

The best news is, if you would love to have a look at what they are doing but feel unsure about what they do or about any of these amazing things listed above, then this workshop is definitely for you too.

Everyone is welcome and everything is free for you to have a go.

Don’t miss our first workshop this weekend.

For more information, please visit the SW Makers website.

We can’t wait to see you there!

Scitech – Move It (ages 4-8)

This month we have the team from Scitech joining us for two shows on physics. This time they are coming down with their exciting Move It (ages 4-8) and Prove It (ages 9-12) shows.

Show: Playing with toys leads to all sorts of amazing science experiments. Question, predict and test as we learn about motion using the best scientific equipment of all: from the toy box!

Workshop: Can we change how something moves? Students try their hand at predicting and testing, experimenting with toy cars and a variety of ramps.

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Eaton: Saturday 8th July – 10:00am – 11:05am

Warhammer

Join our experts in 2017 who will guide you in learning everything you need to know about Warhammer! From the technical art of how to master painting miniatures to understanding this strategic table-top game.

Everything you need will be supplied FREE of charge.

Eaton:

Monday 3rd July at 1:30pm – 3:30pm

Monday 17th July at 3:30pm – 5:30pm

Dardanup:

Wednesday 12th July at 3:15pm – 4:15pm

Come along and try your hand at winning this table-top strategy game.