What’s On at Goldfields Libraries

Library pizza night

Library pizza night

Free
Boort Library Agency
A fun night in for teens, with great activities and delicious snacks!A fun night in with great activities and delicious snacks! Play in a Switch tournament, create with 3D pens, … Read More »
Bendigo Library
Is DNA the answer to all your family secrets? Is DNA the answer to all your family secrets? What can DNA research really tell you about your relatives, and are … Read More »
Teen writing club

Teen writing club

Free
Castlemaine Library
Get in on our fortnightly teen writing club – a quiet space to write with like-minded people to chat to. Are you a writer? Or want to be? Do words … Read More »
Pyramid Hill Library Agency
Learn how to get started with researching your family history. Learn how to get started with researching your family history using library resources like Ancestry, Find My Past and Trove. … Read More »
Crochet & Conversation

Crochet & Conversation

Free
Gisborne Library
Come along and share your love of all things crochet. Beginners welcome. Are you new to crochet, or would you like to learn? Are you working on a project and … Read More »
Kyneton Library
Learn the essentials of safe passwords, how to pay safely online and tips to avoid scams. Discover the essentials of safe passwords, how to pay safely online and tips to … Read More »
Woodend Library
Climate scientist Joelle Gergis explains the science in the IPCC report with unflinching honesty about what it means for our future. Climate scientist Joelle Gergis explains the science in the … Read More »
Bendigo Library
See how to access all of the online treasures available with your library membership. See how to access all of the online treasures available with your library membership. Plus, find … Read More »
Woodend Library
Learn about My Health Record, telehealth, eScripts and other digital health topics. Build your digital health skills to make informed, confident choices to support your health and wellbeing online. Learn … Read More »
Heathcote Library
Learn about My Health Record, telehealth, eScripts and other digital health topics. Build your digital health skills to make informed, confident choices to support your health and wellbeing online. Learn … Read More »
Tea and tech

Tea and tech

Free
Gisborne Library
Get together with others and let us help solve your tech problems. Get together with others over a friendly cuppa, bring along your phone, laptop or tablet and let us … Read More »
Kyneton Library
Learn about My Health Record, telehealth, eScripts and other digital health topics. Build your digital health skills to make informed, confident choices to support your health and wellbeing online. Learn … Read More »
Gisborne Library
Based on the short story by Henry Lawson. Take time out to enjoy The Drover’s Wife, a reimagination of Henry Lawson’s classic Australian story from an Indigenous feminist perspective. Rated … Read More »
Inglewood Library Agency
We’ll share some laughs as we remember growing up in years gone by with an assortment of items collected from those days. Join us for memories, conversation and fun as … Read More »
Puzzle and chat

Puzzle and chat

Free
Kangaroo Flat Library
Come along and help us complete our community jigsaw while chatting with others. A good puzzler can complete a 500-piece jigsaw in three hours! But how quickly can a group … Read More »
Bendigo Library
The first in a new crime series from best-selling author Kirsty Manning. Set in pre-WWII Paris with engrossing intrigue and dark secrets. The Paris Mystery is the first in a … Read More »
Castlemaine Library
The first in a new crime series from best-selling author Kirsty Manning. Set in pre-WWII Paris with engrossing intrigue and dark secrets. The Paris Mystery is the first in a … Read More »
Romsey Library
Come along and create wondrous things for fun and connection in a friendly and inclusive setting. Come along and create wondrous things for fun and connection in a friendly and … Read More »
Gisborne Library
The first in a new crime series from best-selling author Kirsty Manning. Set in pre-WWII Paris with engrossing intrigue and dark secrets. The Paris Mystery is the first in a … Read More »
Zine makerspace

Zine makerspace

Free
Bendigo Library
Drop in and discover the fun of zines. Drop into our relaxed and informal makerspace and discover the fun of zines. Experienced ziner Kelly Robson will be there with lots … Read More »
Pop-Up craft makerspace

Pop-Up craft makerspace

Free
Bendigo Library
Have a go at the art of pop-up under the guidance of Ken and Jane Rookes. Have fun with pop-up! Avid pop-up collectors Ken and Jane Rookes will show you … Read More »
Eaglehawk Library
Learn about dementia and the challenges faced by people living with it. What does it mean to be a dementia-friendly community? How can we support people living with dementia to … Read More »
Castlemaine Library
Test your memory and tease your brain with a range of different games and challenges for computers and smart devices. Test your memory and tease your brain with a range … Read More »
Pop-Up craft makerspace

Pop-Up craft makerspace

Free
Bendigo Library
Have a go at the art of pop-up under the guidance of Ken and Jane Rookes. Have a go at the art of pop-up under the guidance of Ken and … Read More »
Bendigo Library
Join Dungeon Master Thomas Moore to try out Dungeons and Dragons, the iconic fantasy role-playing game. Join Dungeon Master Thomas Moore to try out Dungeons and Dragons, the iconic fantasy … Read More »
Heathcote RSL Hall
Celebrate the delightful and unique tribute to Subzero, the 1992 Melbourne Cup Winner. Meet Corinne Fenton and Mark Wilson, creators of this beautiful book. Subbie and his mate is the … Read More »
Bendigo Library
Join Dungeon Master Thomas Moore to try out Dungeons and Dragons, the iconic fantasy role-playing game. Join Dungeon Master Thomas Moore to try out Dungeons and Dragons, the iconic fantasy … Read More »
Castlemaine Library
A haunting and evocative mystery set on a remote Scottish island, drawing on the witch trials and folk tales of the northern isles. Eliza Henry-Jones is a freelance writer and … Read More »
Castlemaine Library
Author Eliza Henry-Jones shows how to weave magic into your creative writing, no matter the genre. Ghosts, selkies, mermaids and fairies! Author Eliza Henry-Jones shows how to weave magic into … Read More »
Romsey Library
Learn about My Health Record, telehealth, eScripts and other digital health topics. Build your digital health skills to make informed, confident choices to support your health and wellbeing online. Learn … Read More »
Bendigo Library
An award-winning documentary about the last in a long line of wild beekeepers in Europe. An award-winning documentary about the last in a long line of female wild beekeepers in … Read More »
Pollinator Walk

Pollinator Walk

Free
Solomon Gully Nature Conservation Reserve
Join us for a walk and learn how to use Your Guide to the Insects of Central Victoria to spot insects enjoying the spring flush of flowers. Join us for … Read More »
Kangaroo Flat Library
Gentle exercises to music and Tai Chi for beginners. Enjoy gentle exercises to music and experience the benefits of Tai Chi in this introductory class. BOOKINGS REQUIRED ~~~~~~ A phone … Read More »
Crochet & Conversation

Crochet & Conversation

Free
Gisborne Library
Come along and share your love of all things crochet. Beginners welcome. Are you new to crochet, or would you like to learn? Are you working on a project and … Read More »
One foot

One foot

Free
Bendigo Library
An interactive exploration on the myths, facts and possibilities of death and bereavement across our lives. An interactive exploration of the myths, facts and possibilities of death and bereavement across … Read More »
Know your gizmo

Know your gizmo

Free
Eaglehawk Library
Bring along your phone, laptop or tablet and let us bust your tech problems! Bring your phone, laptop or tablet and let us bust your tech problems! We’ll help you … Read More »
Bendigo Library
Learn about My Health Record, telehealth, eScripts and other digital health topics. Build your digital health skills to make informed, confident choices to support your health and wellbeing online. Learn … Read More »
Inglewood Library Agency
Learn about My Health Record, telehealth, eScripts and other digital health topics. Build your digital health skills to make informed, confident choices to support your health and wellbeing online. Learn … Read More »
Romsey Library
Learn what’s available on the Ancestry database and how to access it for free using your library card. Are you interested in family history? Learn what’s available on the Ancestry … Read More »
Poetry as a memoir

Poetry as a memoir

Free
Heathcote Library
Join local poets Amanda Collins and Dave Munro and explore modern poetry and its role in telling personal stories. Join local poets Amanda Collins and Dave Munro to explore modern … Read More »
Kangaroo Flat Library
Revisit working lives before computers – time cards, pay packets, ledgers and lots more across a range of occupations. Join us for memories, conversation and fun as we share our … Read More »
Bendigo Library
Learn about the supports and services available to people with dementia, their families and carers. Learn about the supports and services available to people with dementia, and their families and … Read More »
Gisborne Library
Learn about My Health Record, telehealth, eScripts and other digital health topics. Build your digital health skills to make informed, confident choices to support your health and wellbeing online. Learn … Read More »
Bendigo Library
A friendly discussion about advocacy. Have you ever felt embarrassed, disregarded or disadvantaged by bureaucratic policy and actions, or been confronted with injustices hard to ignore? Join this friendly discussion … Read More »
Kyneton Library
Come along and meet with others to share simple mending skills and help keep textiles out of landfill. While mending is one of the oldest rituals related to textiles many … Read More »
Book Club match-up

Book Club match-up

Free
Bendigo Library
Are you keen to join a book club? Are you in a book club with room for new members? If so, come along to our book club match-up session! Are … Read More »
Eaglehawk Library
Learn about My Health Record, telehealth, eScripts and other digital health topics. Build your digital health skills to make informed, confident choices to support your health and wellbeing online. Learn … Read More »
Book Club match-up

Book Club match-up

Free
Bendigo Library
Are you keen to join a book club? Are you in a book club with room for new members? If so, come along to our book club match-up session! Are … Read More »
Gisborne Library
Based on the book by Nicholas Searle. Based on the book by Nicholas Searle. Rated MA15+. Borrow The Good Liar. BOOKINGS REQUIRED ~~~~~~ A phone number is required when booking … Read More »
Know your gizmo

Know your gizmo

Free
Kangaroo Flat Library
Bring along your phone, laptop or tablet and let us bust your tech problems! Bring your phone, laptop or tablet and let us bust your tech problems! We’ll help you … Read More »
Castlemaine Library
Curious to make sense of your life? Want to understand who you are and why you’re here? Psychologist Peter Quarry shares his insights. In this fascinating book, experienced psychologist Peter … Read More »
Bendigo Library
Curious to make sense of your life? Want to understand who you are and why you’re here? Psychologist Peter Quarry shares his insights. In this fascinating book, experienced psychologist Peter … Read More »
Woodend Library
Curious to make sense of your life? Want to understand who you are and why you’re here? Psychologist Peter Quarry shares his insights. In this fascinating book, experienced psychologist Peter … Read More »
Gisborne Library
Curious to make sense of your life? Want to understand who you are and why you’re here? Psychologist Peter Quarry shares his insights. Curious to make sense of your life? … Read More »
Castlemaine General Cemetery
Join us for a respectful walk with the Castlemaine Cemetery Trust. Join us for a respectful walk discovering and uncovering the history of Castlemaine and its cemetery with guides from … Read More »
Boort Library Agency
An introduction to useful tech tools for keen birders and novice nature lovers. An introduction to useful tech tools for keen birders and novice nature lovers. Dives into the many … Read More »
Castlemaine Library
An introduction to useful tech tools for keen birders and novice nature lovers. An introduction to useful tech tools for keen birders and novice nature lovers. Dives into the many … Read More »
Kyneton Library
An introduction to useful tech tools for keen birders and novice nature lovers. An introduction to useful tech tools for keen birders and novice nature lovers. Dives into the many … Read More »
Gisborne Library
Introducing useful tech tools for nature lovers. Introducing useful tech tools for nature lovers. Discover Australian-based apps to help you identify, track and find plants and animals in our region. … Read More »
Puzzle and chat

Puzzle and chat

Free
Kangaroo Flat Library
Come along and help us complete our community jigsaw while chatting with others. A good puzzler can complete a 500-piece jigsaw in three hours! But how quickly can a group … Read More »
Bird Habitat Gardens

Bird Habitat Gardens

Free
Eaglehawk Library
Derek from the Native Plant Company talks about bird habitat gardens and suitable native plants for our local gardens. Join Derek from the Native Plant Company for a chat about … Read More »
Chris Hammer: The Tilt

Chris Hammer: The Tilt

Free
Castlemaine Library
Newly minted detective Nell Buchanan returns to her hometown to follow up a decades-old murder. But it’s no ordinary cold case. Best-selling crime novelist Chris Hammer’s latest thriller follows newly … Read More »
Chris Hammer: The Tilt

Chris Hammer: The Tilt

Free
Bendigo Library
Newly minted detective Nell Buchanan returns to her hometown to follow up a decades-old murder. But it’s no ordinary cold case. Best-selling crime novelist Chris Hammer’s latest thriller follows newly … Read More »
Backyard Food Forests

Backyard Food Forests

Free
Wedderburn Library Agency
Imagine stepping out your back door into a wild jungle of grapes, pistachios, olives, apricots, apples and strawberries. Imagine stepping out your back door into a wild jungle of grapes, … Read More »
Castlemaine Library
Learn about My Health Record, telehealth, eScripts and other digital health topics. Build your digital health skills to make informed, confident choices to support your health and wellbeing online. Learn … Read More »
Bendigo Library
An introduction to useful tech tools for keen birders and novice nature lovers. An introduction to useful tech tools for keen birders and novice nature lovers. Dives into the many … Read More »
Kangaroo Flat Library
Learn about My Health Record, telehealth, eScripts and other digital health topics. Build your digital health skills to make informed, confident choices to support your health and wellbeing online. Learn … Read More »
Romsey Library
Come along and create wondrous things for fun and connection in a friendly and inclusive setting. Come along and create wondrous things for fun and connection in a friendly and … Read More »
Elmore Library Agency
An introduction to useful tech tools for keen birders and novice nature lovers. An introduction to useful tech tools for keen birders and novice nature lovers. Dives into the many … Read More »
Bendigo Library
A variety of familiar tunes from the 1920s to 1950s along with some Latin American music. Whilst mature in years, Kev Harvey and his band are young at heart and … Read More »
Kangaroo Flat Library
Explores the developing relationship between the new local doctor and a farmer returning to the family farm from a life in the city. Set in rural New South Wales, Something … Read More »
Castlemaine Library
Explores the developing relationship between the new local doctor and a farmer returning to the family farm from a life in the city. Set in rural New South Wales, Something … Read More »
Gisborne Library
Get your creative juices flowing and learn the ins and outs of plot requirements, testing story ideas, and character development. A wonderful opportunity for all budding writers and novelists to … Read More »
The Mythological Quiz

The Mythological Quiz

Free
Castlemaine Town Hall
Come test your heroic mettle against other competitors in an epic battle with tricky mythic questions. For fans of Percy Jackson and great old stories! Come test your heroic mettle … Read More »
Kangaroo Flat Library
Join us for a gentle yoga session suitable for senior bodies. No experience necessary. A gentle yoga class featuring poses and techniques suitable for aging bodies and needs. Conscious breathing, … Read More »
Boort Library Agency
Learn about My Health Record, telehealth, eScripts and other digital health topics. Build your digital health skills to make informed, confident choices to support your health and wellbeing online. Learn … Read More »
Crochet & Conversation

Crochet & Conversation

Free
Gisborne Library
Come along and share your love of all things crochet. Beginners welcome. Are you new to crochet, or would you like to learn? Are you working on a project and … Read More »
Tea and tech

Tea and tech

Free
Kyneton Library
Get together with others and let us help solve your tech problems. Get together with others over a friendly cuppa, bring along your phone, laptop or tablet and let us … Read More »
Scrabble Masters

Scrabble Masters

Free
Kangaroo Flat Library
Want to give your brain a workout? Test your vocabulary against others in an afternoon of social scrabble. Want to give your brain a workout? Come and test your vocabulary … Read More »
Online
Climate scientist Joelle Gergis explains the science in the IPCC report with unflinching honesty about what it means for our future. Climate scientist Joelle Gergis explains the science in the … Read More »
Gisborne Library
An award-winning documentary about the last in a long line of wild beekeepers. An award-winning documentary about the last in a long line of female wild beekeepers in Europe. Turkish … Read More »