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*IN-PERSON* Claire Varley - Rewriting Our Inner Critic

Writers' Workshop presented by Geelong Regional Libraries

2022-09-03 10:30:00 2022-09-03 13:30:00 Australia/Melbourne *IN-PERSON* Claire Varley - Rewriting Our Inner Critic Learn how to 'turn down the volume' on your inner critic and get creative! Geelong Library and Heritage Centre (The Dome) -

Saturday, September 03
10:30am - 1:30pm

Add to Calendar 2022-09-03 10:30:00 2022-09-03 13:30:00 Australia/Melbourne *IN-PERSON* Claire Varley - Rewriting Our Inner Critic Learn how to 'turn down the volume' on your inner critic and get creative! Geelong Library and Heritage Centre (The Dome) -

Learn how to 'turn down the volume' on your inner critic and get creative!

A supported ‘self-help pep-talk’ session to help writers (or those too scared to call themselves a writer) overcome self-doubt and the mental roadblocks to putting pen to paper.

The session will cover common creative mental roadblocks that get in the way of creativity, with supported activities to help participants stock up their self-doubt toolkits and get creating.

Claire is a writer living on Wadawurrung land, Geelong. She is the author of two novels published by Pan Macmillan: The Book of Ordinary People (2018) and The Bit In Between (2015). Her fiction and non-fiction work has appeared in many places, including Going Down Swinging, Overland, The Big Issue, Kill Your Darlings and a number of collections.

Ticket prices: 
$30/$20 for GRLC Members/$10 concession card holders

AGE GROUP: | Adults |

EVENT TYPE: | Workshops & Lectures |

TAGS: | recommended |

Geelong Library and Heritage Centre (The Dome)

Phone: (03) 4201 0600

Hours

Geelong Library and Heritage Centre (The Dome)

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Sat, Feb 11 10:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Feb 12 10:00AM to 5:00PM

Tel: (03) 4201 0600

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The Reading Nest
Join us for a fun-filled interactive session of songs and rhymes for babies and carers.

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The Reading Nest
Dance, sing and read along with your child at our action-packed Toddler Time program.

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Activity Room
Join us for Code Club and take a tour of Scratch 1 or stretch your coding muscles with advanced projects in Scratch... more
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Help your child discover the magic of stories and develop a lifelong love of reading.

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Activity Room
Do you like reading? Are you a fan of a particular series? Come along to our Junior Book Club to meet other... more
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Sun, Mar 05, 3:00pm - 3:30pm
The Reading Nest
Dance, sing and read along with your child at our action-packed Toddler Time program.

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The Reading Nest
Dance, sing and read along with your child at our action-packed Toddler Time program.

Mon, Mar 06, 11:30am - 11:50am
The Reading Nest
Join us for a fun-filled interactive session of songs and rhymes for babies and carers.

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The Reading Nest
Join us for a fun-filled interactive session of songs and rhymes for babies and carers.

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Activity Room
Challenge your coding skills with these advanced coding projects which use HTML, CSS, Python or Sonic Pi. Ages 8-15.
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The Reading Nest
Dance, sing and read along with your child at our action-packed Toddler Time program.

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The Reading Nest
Join us for a fun-filled interactive session of songs and rhymes for babies and carers.

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The Reading Nest
Dance, sing and read along with your child at our action-packed Toddler Time program.

Thu, Mar 09, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Activity Room
Join us for Code Club and take a tour of Scratch 1 or stretch your coding muscles with advanced projects in Scratch... more
Join us for Code Club and take a tour of Scratch 1 or stretch your coding muscles with advanced projects in Scratch 2 and 3. Ages 8-15. Bookings essential.
This event is full

Fri, Mar 10, 10:30am - 11:15am
The Reading Nest,Activity Room
Help your child discover the magic of stories and develop a lifelong love of reading.