Weekly Library Events & Activities for Kids

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0-2 Year Olds

Ryde & Hunters Hill Council Libraries – Ryde Rockers Rhyme Time

For children aged 0 to 2 years. Introduce your baby to rhymes, songs, fingerplays and other bouncing babies. Lapsit introduces babies to basic books. Held during school terms. 

  • Eastwood Library – Wednesday 2 pm, Friday 10.30 am 
  • Gladesville Library – Wednesday and Friday 10.30 am 
  • North Ryde Library – Monday 2 pm, Tuesday 10.30 am 
  • Ryde Library – Wednesday, Thursday and Friday 10.30 am 
  • West Ryde Library – Monday and Tuesday 2 pm, Friday 10.30 am

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Parramatta Council Libraries – Redsee’s Bibs ‘n’ Books

A fun and exciting session to develop early literacy skills. 

  • Parramatta Library – Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday 10 – 10:30am
  • Carlingford Library – Thursday 10.30 – 11am
  • Dundas Library – Tuesday 11 – 11:30am
  • Epping Library – Tuesday and Wednesday 10:30-11am
  • Ermington Library – Tuesday 11 – 11:30am

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2-5 Year Olds

 

Ryde & Hunters Hill Council Libraries – Story Time

Preschool Storytime is for children aged 2 to 5 years. Introduce your child to the wonderful world of books. Held during school terms.

  • Eastwood Library – Tuesday and Thursday 11 am (on the 1st Thursday of the month, 11 am, Bilingual Storytime will be held for all ages)
  • Gladesville Library – Wednesday and Friday 11 am 
  • North Ryde Library – Wednesday 11 am
  • Ryde Library – Tuesday 10 – 10.45 am and 11.15 am – 12 noon (on the 1st Tuesday of the month, Bilingual Storytime)
  • West Ryde Library – Wednesday 11am (on the 3rd Wednesday of the month, Bilingual Storytime will be held for all ages)

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Parramatta Council Libraries Redsee’s Story Time & Bilingual Story Time

Join in with songs, stories and rhymes!

  • Parramatta Library – Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday 11:30am – 12pm (a movement based session for children 2-4 years)
  • Parramatta Library – Friday 10:30 – 11am (4-5 years)
  • Carlingford Library – Wednesday, Friday 10:30 – 11am (2-5 years)
  • Constitution Hill Library – Tuesday, Wednesday 11 – 11:30am (2-5 years)
  • Dundas Library – Wednesday 11 – 11:30am (2-5 years)
  • Epping Library – Monday, Friday 10:30 – 11am (2-5 years)
  • Ermington Library – Wednesday 11 – 11:30am (2-5 years)

Bilingual Story Time

  • Carlingford Library – Mandarin & English, First Friday of the month 11 -11:30am (2-5 years)
  • Parramatta Library – 
    • Chinese & English, First alternate Friday of the month 10:30 -11am (4-5 years)
    • Hindi & English – First alternate Friday of the month 10:30 -11am (4-5 years)

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5-12 Year Olds

Ryde & Hunters Hill Council Libraries – Kids Club

A fantastic afternoons of craft, games, Lego/ Duplo play and science workshops. Come to all 10 sessions in the term and get a prize! 

  • Ryde Library – Mondays 4 – 5 pm
  • West Ryde Library – Tuesdays 4 – 5 pm

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All Ages

Ryde & Hunters Hill Council Libraries

Join in for a morning of stories and fun play!

  • Ryde Library – Saturdays 11 am – 12 pm
  • North Ryde Library – Saturdays 10.30 am – 11.30 am
  • Bilingual story time – see the 2-5 year old section for times and days)

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