Work through clues in a crime lab to discover who stole the top secret slime recipe. A presenter from Einstein Top Secret Science will take kids on a scientific journey. Suitable for children aged six to 12 years. DETAILS: Morley Public Library, 240 Walter Road West, Morley, Tuesday, January 8, from 2pm to 3pm. For information, call Stacey O’Malley on 9272 0980 or email stacey.o'malley @bayswater.wa.gov.au. Book at http://bayswater. evanced.info/signup/Calendar.
Build a Native Bee Hotel Guildford
Learn about Australia’s 2000 species of native bees and the vital role they play in the ecosystem. Build your own bee hotel from recycled materials for friendly, plant-pollinating bees to live in. DETAILS: Guildford Public Library, 97 James Street, Guildford, Wednesday, January 9, from 10.30am to noon. For information, call the library on 9207 8880 or email guildford.li[email protected] au. Book at http://cityofswan. evanced.info/signup/EventDetails?EventId=11584
Tech Talks - Technology of Artificial Intelligence
Find out more about the future of artificial intelligence. This project has been supported by the State Government through the Local Projects, Local Jobs program. DETAILS: Mirrabooka Library Innovations Lab, 21 Sudbury Road, Mirrabooka, Thursday, January 10, from 6.30pm to 7.30pm, free entry. For information, call the library on 9205 7300 or email mirra[email protected]ling.wa.gov.au. Book at Eventbrite.
Swan Lake at the Quarry
The Perth City Ballet is presenting Swan Lake at the Quarry Amphitheatre this month, starring international guest artist Ivan Tarakanov who appears courtesy of the Atlanta Ballet, and guest artist Sarah Hepburn, previously a soloist with the WA Ballet Company. The classic story tells the tale of a beautiful princess who has been turned into a swan. DETAILS: Quarry Amphitheatre, 1 Waldron Drive, City Beach, January 16 to 19 at 8pm.
Learn about Aboriginal knowledge, stories, seasons and techniques for painting at these family creative learning workshops at the Art Gallery of WA. Participants will be guided by artist Justin Martin and will find out about the artist’s country, journey and inspiration for painting, with all able to take a canvas home. Places are limited. DETAILS: Art Gallery of WA, Roe Street, Perth, January 16 to 18 from 1pm to 3pm. Entry is $20 for a family pass. Visit artgallery.wa.gov.au.