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Science and Storytelling

with Cristy Burne

2023-05-09 16:00:00 2023-05-09 17:00:00 Australia/Melbourne Science and Storytelling Join Cristy Burne for this fast-paced and funny look at how science and innovation can inspire creative writing. STEAM up your imagination with everything from fatbergs to hoverboards. Waurn Ponds Library -

Tuesday, May 09
4:00pm - 5:00pm

Add to Calendar 2023-05-09 16:00:00 2023-05-09 17:00:00 Australia/Melbourne Science and Storytelling Join Cristy Burne for this fast-paced and funny look at how science and innovation can inspire creative writing. STEAM up your imagination with everything from fatbergs to hoverboards. Waurn Ponds Library -

Join Cristy Burne for this fast-paced and funny look at how science and innovation can inspire creative writing. STEAM up your imagination with everything from fatbergs to hoverboards.

Please cancel your booking if anyone in your group is unwell on the day of the program, or if you are no longer able to attend. Bookings close one day prior to the session.

If you require assistance, please contact library staff.

Cristy is the Children's Writer in Residence at Deakin University in partnership with the Copyright Agency.

AGE GROUP: | Children |

EVENT TYPE: | Coding & STEAM | Children & Families | Author Talks |

TAGS: | recommended |

Waurn Ponds Library

Phone: (03) 4201 0670

Hours

Waurn Ponds Library

Mon, Jul 15 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Tue, Jul 16 9:00AM to 5:30PM
Wed, Jul 17 9:00AM to 5:30PM
Thu, Jul 18 9:00AM to 5:30PM
Fri, Jul 19 9:00AM to 5:30PM
Sat, Jul 20 9:00AM to 1:00PM
Sun, Jul 21 2:00PM to 5:00PM

Tel: (03) 4201 0670

About the Library

Waurn Ponds Library is located next to LeisureLink aquatic and fitness centre, over the road from Waurn Ponds Shopping Centre. The modern building features a children’s area on the ground floor with a semi-outdoor reading deck and family room. The first floor offers flexible areas for reading and study, and large non-fiction and young adult collections. Other features include public access PCs, free WiFi, coffee and vending machines, and a meeting room for community hire. Regular Baby, Toddler and Preschool Story Time sessions are held here. 

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