Kids and teens

  • What’s on
  • Rhymetime @ Darling Square Library
    Wednesday 29 January 2020
  • Event details

    Rhymetime is a lapsit program for babies that combines rhymes, music, singing and puppets. The sessions aim to develop early literacy skills.

    For 0 to 2 year olds.

    Please arrive early to ensure your place. Parents or caregivers must accompany children for the duration of the session.

     

    Darling Square Library
    Wednesdays, 10.30am to 11am

    Wednesday 29 January to Wednesday 16 December 2020

    Except Wednesday 15 April, Wednesday 22 April, Wednesday 8 July, Wednesday 15 July, Wednesday 30 September and Wednesday 7 October

    No sessions on NSW school or public holidays.

  • Rhymetime @ Green Square
    Wednesday 29 January 2020
  • Event details

    Rhymetime is a lapsit program for babies that combines rhymes, music, singing and puppets. The sessions aim to develop early literacy skills.

    For 0 to 2 year olds.

    2 sessions available:

    Wednesdays:
    10.30am – 11.00am

    Fridays:
    10.30am – 11.00am

    Please arrive early to ensure your place. Parents or caregivers must accompany children for the duration of the session.

    No sessions on NSW school or public holidays.

    Green Square Library
    Wednesdays, 10.30am to 12pm

    Wednesday 29 January to Wednesday 16 December 2020

    Except Wednesday 15 April, Wednesday 22 April, Wednesday 8 July, Wednesday 15 July, Wednesday 30 September and Wednesday 7 October

    During school terms only.

  • Storytime @ Kings Cross
    Wednesday 29 January 2020
  • Event details

    Storytime is a fun session of storytelling and craft for pre-schoolers. The sessions foster an early love of reading and social interaction in readiness for school.

    Suitable for 3 to 5 year olds.

    Bookings are not required but session numbers are limited so please ensure you arrive early to secure your place.

     

    Kings Cross Library
    Wednesdays, 11am to 11.45am

    Wednesday 29 January to Wednesday 16 December 2020

    Except Wednesday 15 April, Wednesday 22 April, Wednesday 8 July, Wednesday 15 July, Wednesday 30 September and Wednesday 7 October

    There are no sessions during NSW school or public holidays.

  • Rhymetime @ Kings Cross
    Wednesday 29 January 2020
  • Event details

    Rhymetime is a lapsit program for babies. The session combines rhymes, music, singing and puppets to develop early literacy skills.

    For 0 to 2 year olds.

    Session numbers are limited. Please arrive early to ensure your place.

    No sessions on NSW school or public holidays.

    Kings Cross Library
    Wednesdays, 10am to 10.30am

    Wednesday 29 January to Wednesday 16 December 2020

    Except Wednesday 15 April, Wednesday 22 April, Wednesday 8 July, Wednesday 15 July, Wednesday 30 September and Wednesday 7 October

    No sessions on NSW school or public holidays.

  • Storytime @ Newtown
    Thursday 30 January 2020
  • Event details

    Storytime is a fun session of storytelling and craft for pre-schoolers. The sessions foster an early love of reading and social interaction in readiness for school.

    Suitable for 3 to 5 year olds.

    Bookings are not required but session numbers are limited so please ensure you arrive early to secure your place.

     

    Newtown Library
    Thursdays, 11am to 11.45am

    Thursday 30 January to Thursday 10 December 2020

    Except Thursday 16 April, Thursday 23 April, Thursday 9 July, Thursday 16 July, Thursday 1 October and Thursday 8 October

    There are no sessions during NSW school or public holidays.

  • Storytime @ Waterloo
    Thursday 30 January 2020
  • Event details

    Storytime is a fun session of storytelling and craft for pre-schoolers. The session fosters an early love of reading and social interaction in readiness for school.

    Suitable for 3 to 5 year olds.

    Bookings are not required but session numbers are limited so please ensure you arrive early to secure your place.

    Parents or caregivers must accompany children for the duration of the session.

    Waterloo Library
    Thursdays, 11am to 11.45am

    Thursday 30 January to Thursday 10 December 2020

    Except Thursday 16 April, Thursday 23 April, Thursday 9 July, Thursday 16 July, Thursday 1 October and Thursday 8 October

    There are no sessions during NSW school or public holidays.

  • Storytime @ Ultimo
    Thursday 30 January 2020
  • Event details

    Storytime is a fun session of storytelling and craft for pre-schoolers. The sessions foster an early love of reading and social interaction in readiness for school.

    Suitable for 3 to 5 year olds.

    Bookings are not required but session numbers are limited so please ensure you arrive early to secure your place.

     

    Ultimo Library
    Thursdays, 11am to 11.45am

    Thursday 30 January to Thursday 10 December 2020

    Except Thursday 16 April, Thursday 23 April, Thursday 9 July, Thursday 16 July, Thursday 1 October and Thursday 8 October

    There are no sessions during NSW school or public holidays.

  • Rhymetime @ Waterloo
    Thursday 30 January 2020
  • Event details

    Rhymetime is a lap-sit program for babies. The session combines rhymes, music, singing and puppets to develop early literacy skills.

    For 0 to 2 year-olds.

    Session numbers are limited. Please arrive early to ensure your place.

    Parents or caregivers must accompany children for the duration of the session.

    Waterloo Library
    Thursdays, 10am to 10.30am

    Thursday 30 January to Thursday 10 December 2020

    Except Thursday 16 April, Thursday 23 April, Thursday 9 July, Thursday 16 July, Thursday 1 October and Thursday 8 October

    No sessions on NSW school or public holidays.

  • Rhymetime @ Ultimo
    Thursday 30 January 2020
  • Event details

    Rhymetime is a lapsit program for babies. The session combine rhymes, music, singing and puppets to develop early literacy skills.

    For 0 to 2 year-olds.

    Session numbers are limited. Please arrive early to ensure your place.

     

    Ultimo Library
    Thursdays, 10am to 10.30am

    Thursday 30 January to Thursday 10 December 2020

    Except Thursday 16 April, Thursday 23 April, Thursday 9 July, Thursday 16 July, Thursday 1 October and Thursday 8 October

    No sessions on NSW school or public holidays.

  • Rhymetime @ Newtown
    Thursday 30 January 2020
  • Event details

    Rhymetime is a lapsit program for babies. The sessions combine rhymes, music, singing and puppets to develop early literacy skills.

    For 0 to 2 year olds.

    Session numbers are limited. Please arrive early to ensure your place.

    Unfortunately, Newtown Library’s Gallery is not wheelchair accessible. We apologise for this inconvenience.

    Newtown Library
    Thursdays, 10am to 10.30am

    Thursday 30 January to Thursday 10 December 2020

    Except Thursday 16 April, Thursday 23 April, Thursday 9 July, Thursday 16 July, Thursday 1 October and Thursday 8 October

    No sessions on NSW school or public holidays.

  • Rhymetime in Mandarin @ Darling Square Library
    Friday 31 January 2020
  • Event details

    Come along to our animated sing-a-long session for babies and toddlers.

    Songs and rhymes are sung in Mandarin to support literacy development, nurture Mandarin knowledge and provide a wonderful cultural exchange.

    For 0 to 2 year olds. Bookings are not required, but session numbers are limited so be sure to arrive early to secure your place.

    Darling Square Library
    Fridays, 10.30am to 11am

    Friday 31 January to Friday 11 December 2020

    Except Friday 10 April, Friday 17 April, Friday 24 April, Friday 10 July, Friday 17 July, Friday 2 October and Friday 9 October

  • Bilingual storytime @ Darling Square Library
    Friday 31 January 2020
  • Event details

    Come along to our bilingual storytime. It’s a fun session of storytelling, rhymes, music, singing and craft activities for preschoolers.

    Stories are read aloud in both English and Mandarin to support literacy development, nurture Mandarin knowledge and provide a wonderful cultural exchange.

    Suitable for 3 to 5 year olds. Bookings are not required, but session numbers are limited. Please arrive early to ensure your place.

     

    Darling Square Library
    Fridays, 11.30am to 12.15pm

    Friday 31 January to Friday 11 December 2020

    Except Friday 10 April, Friday 17 April, Friday 24 April, Friday 10 July, Friday 17 July, Friday 2 October and Friday 9 October

    There are no sessions during NSW school or public holidays.

  • Friday Rock 'n Rhyme @ Glebe
    Friday 31 January 2020
  • Event details

    Rock ‘n Rhyme is for toddlers who are ready for action with music, rhymes, movement and stories but too wiggly for storytime.

    For 2 to 3 year olds.

    Join us on Fridays at 1.30pm.

    Session numbers are limited. Please arrive early to ensure your place.

     

    Glebe Library
    Fridays, 1.30pm to 2pm

    Friday 31 January to Friday 11 December 2020

    Except Friday 10 April, Friday 17 April, Friday 24 April, Friday 10 July, Friday 17 July, Friday 2 October and Friday 9 October

    No sessions on NSW school or public holidays.

  • Storytime @ Green Square
    Friday 31 January 2020
  • Event details

    Storytime is a fun session of storytelling and craft for pre-schoolers that fosters an early love of reading and develops literacy skills and social interaction in readiness for school.

    Suitable for 3 to 5 year olds.

    Bookings are not required but session numbers are limited so please ensure you arrive early to secure your place.

    Parents or caregivers must accompany children for the duration of the session.

     

    Green Square Library
    Fridays, 1pm to 1.45pm

    Friday 31 January to Friday 11 December 2020

    Except Friday 10 April, Friday 17 April, Friday 24 April, Friday 10 July, Friday 17 July, Friday 2 October and Friday 9 October

    There are no sessions during NSW school or public holidays.

  • Storytime @ Darling Square Library
    Friday 31 January 2020
  • Event details

    Storytime is a fun session of storytelling and craft for pre-schoolers. The session fosters an early love of reading and social interaction in readiness for school.

    Suitable for 3 to 5 year olds.

    Bookings are not required but session numbers are limited so please ensure you arrive early to secure your place.

    Parents or caregivers must accompany children for the duration of the session.

     

    Darling Square Library
    Fridays, 11.30am to 12.15pm

    Friday 31 January to Friday 11 December 2020

    Except Friday 10 April, Friday 17 April, Friday 24 April, Friday 10 July, Friday 17 July, Friday 2 October and Friday 9 October

    There are no sessions during NSW school or public holidays.

  • Storytime @ Surry Hills
    Friday 31 January 2020
  • Event details

    Storytime is a fun session of storytelling and craft for pre-schoolers. The sessions foster an early love of reading and social interaction in readiness for school.

    Suitable for 3 to 5 year olds.

    Bookings are not required but session numbers are limited so please ensure you arrive early to secure your place.

     

    Surry Hills Library
    Fridays, 11am to 11.45am

    Friday 31 January to Friday 11 December 2020

    Thursday 31 January 2019 from 11am to 11.45am

    Except Friday 10 April, Friday 17 April, Friday 24 April, Friday 10 July, Friday 17 July, Friday 2 October and Friday 9 October

    There are no sessions during NSW school or public holidays.

  • Rhymetime @ Surry Hills
    Friday 31 January 2020
  • Event details

    Rhymetime is a lapsit program for babies. The sessions combine rhymes, music, singing and puppets to develop early literacy skills.

    For 0 to 2 year-olds.

    Session numbers are limited. Please arrive early to ensure your place.

     

    Surry Hills Library
    Fridays, 10am to 10.30am

    Friday 31 January to Friday 11 December 2020

    Thursday 31 January 2019 from 10am to 10.30am

    Except Friday 10 April, Friday 17 April, Friday 24 April, Friday 10 July, Friday 17 July, Friday 2 October and Friday 9 October

    No sessions on NSW school or public holidays.

  • Auslan and English storytime @ Glebe Library
    Saturday 1 February 2020
  • Event details

    Join our weekly storytime at Glebe Library in Auslan and English, presented by library staff and the Deaf Society.

    Storytime is a fun session of storytelling and craft for pre-schoolers that fosters an early love of reading and social interaction in readiness for school.

    This session is suitable for deaf and hearing children, ages 3 to 5 years.

    Parents or guardians are required to stay during the session.

    Bookings are not required but session numbers are limited so please ensure you arrive early to secure your place.

    There are no sessions during NSW school or public holidays.

    Glebe Library
    Saturdays, 2pm to 2.45pm

    Saturday 1 February to Saturday 12 December 2020

    Except Saturday 11 April, Saturday 18 April, Saturday 25 April, Saturday 11 July, Saturday 18 July, Saturday 3 October and Saturday 10 October

  • Maker and creator workshops: 8-12 years
    Monday 3 February 2020
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    Darling Square Library

    Marble Run: Monday 3 February
    Use our new marble run peg boards to guide balls through a series of courses.

    littleBits: Monday 17 February
    Combine our littleBits electronic building blocks to create fun electrical circuits.

    Wind tube: Monday 2nd March
    Make a flying machine from recycled materials and watch it soar.

    Spheros Robots: Monday 16th March
    Learn about coding with the world’s first app-enabled robotic ball.

    Surry Hills Library

    Makedo Making: Wednesday 5th February
    Use our makedo kits to make a cardboard costume to take home.

    littleBits: Wednesday 19th February
    Combine our littleBits electronic building blocks to create fun electrical circuits.

    Lift Machine: Wednesday 4th March
    Create a simple machine which uses compressed air to lift a load.

    Edison Robots: Wednesday 18th March
    Build Lego armour and put your robot to the test in Hebocon-style robotic play.

    Green Square Library

    Lift Machine: Wednesday 5th February
    Create a simple machine which uses compressed air to lift a load.

    Makedo Making: Wednesday 19th February
    Use our makedo kits to make a cardboard costume to take home.

    Edison Robots: Wednesday 4th March
    Build Lego armour and put your robot to the test in Hebocon-style robotic play.

    littleBits: Wednesday 18th March
    Combine our littleBits electronic building blocks to create fun electrical circuits.

    Ultimo Library Library

    littleBits: Thursday 6th February
    Combine our littleBits electronic building blocks to create fun electrical circuits.

    Edison Robots: Thursday 20th February
    Build Lego armour and put your robot to the test in Hebocon-style robotic play.

    Makedo Making: Thursday 5th March
    Use our makedo kits to make a cardboard costume to take home.

    Lift Machine: Thursday 19th March
    Create a simple machine which uses compressed air to lift a load.

    Bookings are recommended as places are limited.
    Parents or guardians are required to stay in the library during the session.

    City of Sydney Library
    Fortnightly on Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays, 4pm to 5pm

    Monday 3 February to Thursday 19 March 2020

  • Mandarin rhymetime @ Green Square
    Monday 3 February 2020
  • Event details

    Come along to our animated sing-a-long session for babies and toddlers.

    Songs and rhymes are sung in Mandarin to support literacy development, nurture language and provide a wonderful cultural exchange.

    For 0 to 2 year olds.

    Bookings are not required, but session numbers are limited to 50 participants so be sure to arrive early to secure your place.

    Green Square Library
    Mondays, 10.30am to 11am

    Monday 3 February to Monday 14 December 2020

    Except Monday 13 April, Monday 20 April, Monday 27 April, Monday 6 July, Monday 13 July, Monday 20 July, Monday 28 September and Monday 5 October

    No sessions on NSW school or public holidays.

  • Bilingual storytime @ Green Square
    Monday 3 February 2020
  • Book now

    Come along to our bilingual storytime. It’s a fun session of storytelling, rhymes, music, singing and craft activities for preschoolers.

    Stories are read aloud in both English and Mandarin to support literacy development, foster a love of reading and provide a wonderful cultural exchange.

    Suitable for 3 to 5 year olds.

    Bookings are not required, but session numbers are limited to 50 participants per session.

    Please arrive early to ensure your place.

    Parents or guardians are required to stay during the session

    Green Square Library
    Mondays, 11.30am to 12.15pm

    Monday 3 February to Monday 14 December 2020

    Except Monday 13 April, Monday 20 April, Monday 27 April, Monday 6 July, Monday 13 July, Monday 20 July, Monday 28 September and Monday 5 October

    There are no sessions during NSW school or public holidays.

  • Bi-lingual storytime @ Ultimo
    Tuesday 4 February 2020
  • Book now

    Come along to our bi-lingual storytime. It’s a fun session of storytelling, rhymes, music, singing and craft for preschoolers.

    Stories are read aloud in both English and Mandarin to support literacy development, foster a love of reading and provide a wonderful cultural exchange.

    Suitable for 3 to 5 year-olds.

    Bookings are not required, but session numbers are limited.

    Please arrive early to ensure your place.

     

    Ultimo Library
    Tuesdays, 11am to 11.45am

    Tuesday 4 February to Tuesday 15 December 2020

    Except Tuesday 14 April, Tuesday 21 April, Tuesday 7 July, Tuesday 14 July, Tuesday 29 September and Tuesday 6 October

    There are no sessions during NSW school or public holidays.

  • Storytime @ Glebe
    Tuesday 4 February 2020
  • Event details

    Storytime is a fun session of storytelling and craft for pre-schoolers. The sessions foster an early love of reading and social interaction in readiness for school.

    Suitable for 3 to 5 year olds.

    Bookings are not required but session numbers are limited so please ensure you arrive early to secure your place.

     

    Glebe Library
    Tuesdays, 11am to 11.45am

    Tuesday 4 February to Tuesday 15 December 2020

    Except Tuesday 14 April, Tuesday 21 April, Tuesday 7 July, Tuesday 14 July, Tuesday 29 September and Tuesday 6 October

    There are no sessions during NSW school or public holidays.

  • Rhymetime @ Glebe
    Tuesday 4 February 2020
  • Event details

    Rhymetime is a lapsit program for babies. The sessions combine rhymes, music, singing and puppets to develop early literacy skills.

    For 0 to 2 year olds.

    Two sessions available:
    10am – 10.25am
    1.30pm – 1.55pm

    Session numbers are limited. Please arrive early to ensure your place.

     

    Glebe Library
    Tuesdays, 10am to 10.30am

    Tuesday 4 February to Tuesday 15 December 2020

    Except Tuesday 14 April, Tuesday 21 April, Tuesday 7 July, Tuesday 14 July, Tuesday 29 September and Tuesday 6 October

    No sessions on NSW school or public holidays.

  • Code Club: MIT Scratch for beginners
    Tuesday 3 March 2020
  • Book now

    Bring your keen coders to our free 4-week coding series.

    They’ll gain confidence using the coding environment, MIT Scratch, and find out how to build games and animations. Watch them grow their competence by adding new skills and concepts each week to build on previous activities.

    MIT Scratch offers a fun introduction to block coding – encouraging creative thinking, systematic reasoning and collaboration.

    These hands-on workshops run for 1 hour each week and are suitable for 9 to 12 year olds with no prior experience necessary.

    Places are free, however, you must book in and attend for all sessions. The workshops have a capacity of 6, so bookings are recommended.

    Everything is provided, and parents or guardians need to stay in the library during Code Club.

    Green Square Library
    Tuesdays, 4pm to 5pm

    Tuesday 3 March to Tuesday 24 March 2020

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