Reimagining the Future of Work and Developing Resilience in Learning Cities

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Join Professor Michael Osborne, Director of Pascal International Observatory as he introduces you to 12 pre-recorded interviews on the themes of: Entrepreneurial Learning Reimagining the Future of Work in Learning Cities Reimagining the Future of Not-Working in Learning Cities Responding to Unexpected External Events: Developing Resilience in Learning Cities. The pre-recorded interviews are now available […]

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Rachael Johns – Author Talk

Microsoft Teams
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Bestselling Australian author Rachael Johns joins us online to discuss her new book Outback Secrets, the fifth title in the popular Bunyip Bay series. About the author: Rachael Johns, an English teacher by trade and a mum 24/7, is the bestselling ABIA-winning author of The Patterson Girls and a number of other romance and women's fiction […]

Animation Week Family Trivia Night

Microsoft Teams
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Do you love animation? Come along to our free online animation family trivia night! Test your animated movie, book and tv show knowledge. All questions will be based on child friendly animations. All ages welcome!

Baby Bounce

Facebook
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Sing songs, rhyme rhymes and have fun in this live streamed Baby Bounce session. This is a pre-literacy program that encourages parents to sing songs and rhymes to their babies, and will be live streamed through the Brimbank Libraries Facebook Page at https://www.facebook.com/BLibraries Brimbank Libraries provides library resources, services and programs across 5 branches and […]

Environmental Education featuring Captain Compost!

Microsoft Teams
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Join us for an online Environmental Education event featuring Captain Compost who has been using song, dance and drama to teach children about the bugs, beetles and creepy crawlies of the compost for years – now he’s going to livestream right into your classroom for FREE for the 2021 Global Learning Festival! Captain Compost will […]

Language Café

Microsoft Teams

At Language Café you can practise your English skills, meet new people, and learn from others. This is a great way for you to connect with the community and maybe even make new friends. Language Café will be run using MS teams, and you’ll be provided with a link to attend after registering. You will […]

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Improve Your Interview Skills

Microsoft Teams
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Learn how to shine at the interview stage and how to make a really strong impression with the interviewer. Access to Business, a charity established in 2004, provides services supporting local people into employment, self-employment and social enterprise development, specifically targeting underrepresented groups.

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Forgiving the Unforgiveable – ‘Sakura & Pearls: Healing from WWII’, with Director G.K. Hunter and Prof Brien Hallett

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Director G.K. Hunter discusses his latest documentary "Sakura & Pearls: Healing from World War2" that is a cutting edge PBS documentary about a special meeting between the Japanese Survivors of the Atomic Bomb and the US Survivors of Pearl Harbor. This remarkable and intense exchange between former enemies is sparking dialogue about how we can […]

The Power of Habit

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We make up to 35,000 decisions every day! Imagine if you had to consciously think through every one of these decisions? Habits allow you to perform certain actions and behaviours automatically which helps reduce the workload for the brain. Learn how you can use the science of habit change to make the healthy choices automatic. […]

A Night at the Observatory

YouTube

As part of the 2020 Global Learning Festival, Mount Burnett Observatory launched a new series of livestream events that showcased the night sky and the objects to be found there. This year we bring the 11th broadcast in the “Night at the Observatory” series in which we focus on the importance of the night sky […]

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Fiona McIntosh – The Spy’s Wife: Author In-Conversation

Zoom

This new historical novel is as lush as it is tense and adventuresome. It’s the fish out of water tale as a young woman from a sleepy railway hamlet in the north of Yorkshire is drawn into intrigue and becomes responsible for protecting lives and a nation as she meets the right person at the […]

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Sharing our Culture, Language and Events

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Have you ever wondered about the best food in Russia? Or about how a local sees the Brazilian landscape? How about the history and practices of festivals in Thailand? We are a group of women from four countries who meet weekly to share culture, events and language. This session will be a discussion of how […]