KIDS

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Our libraries offer fantastic events to encourage your kids to learn, explore and grow!

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You can now have a special story time at home! We're very excited to announce that Library patrons can now access the Story Box Library using their Library card number. Story Box Library is an online library full of videos of Australian authors, comedians, actors, musicians, and illustrators reading Australian stories aloud. To access the service, simply visit storyboxlibrary.com.au and log in via the Public Library option. If you have any questions about Story Box Library, please ask one of the friendly librarians next time you visit us.

Special Christmas storytime

Date: Thursday 30 November, 5.30pm - 7pm

Venue: Gordon Library

Age: Suitable for families with younger children

Join us for a special presentation of Harvey Slumfenberger’s Christmas Present by John Burningham. You will also hear other Christmas stories, sing songs and do craft. Bookings are essential.

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Summer reading club with bestselling local author Jacqueline Harvey

Date: Monday 4 December, 5pm - 6.30pm

Venue: Gordon Library

Age: Suitable for children age 7- 11 years

Kick off the summer reading club with best selling local author Jacqueline Harvey. This event will include a chat with Jacqueline Harvey, treasure hunt, book signing and light refreshments. Bookings are essential.

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Christmas Craft for Kids - Turramurra Library 

Date: Wednesday 6 December, 3pm - 5pm

Venue: Turramurra Library

Age: Suitable for children and families

Each child will be able to make a handmade Christmas decoration that could be hung on a tree, used as a card or sent to relatives and friends.

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Christmas Craft for Kids - Gordon Library

Date: Thursday 7 December, 3pm - 5pm

Venue: Gordon Library

Age: Suitable for children and families

Each child will be able to make a handmade Christmas decoration that could be hung on a tree, used as a card or sent to relatives and friends.

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Christmas Craft for Kids - Lindfield Library

Date: Friday 8 December, 3pm - 5pm

Venue: Lindfield Library

Age: Suitable for children and families

Each child will be able to make a handmade Christmas decoration that could be hung on a tree, used as a card or sent to relatives and friends.

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Christmas Craft for Kids - Turramurra Library

Date: Monday 11 December, 3pm - 5pm

Venue: Turramurra Library

Age: Suitable for children and families

Each child will be able to make a handmade Christmas decoration that could be hung on a tree, used as a card or sent to relatives and friends.

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Christmas Craft for Kids - St Ives Library

Date: Tuesday 12 December, 3pm - 5pm

Venue: St Ives Library

Age: Suitable for children and families

Each child will be able to make a handmade Christmas decoration that could be hung on a tree, used as a card or sent to relatives and friends.

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Storytime

Storytimes for children aged 0 - 6 years are presented every week during school term.

No need to register, just come and join in on the fun!

Learn more about the program.

Creator Club

Looking for a space to make, play, and be an ‘out of the box’ thinker? Creator Club is for primary school aged children.  

The challenges set for each club will rotate across the four Ku-ring-gai Library locations, so if you feel like bettering your designs, you are welcome to drop in and participate at more than one location.

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Missing Chapter Book Club

Be a part of a book club with a difference! Each reader gets a book with a twist - the final pages are sealed off! At Club meetings, there will be trivia and conversation around how club readers would end the story, and then find out the author's take.

Venue: Gordon Library

Time: 4pm – 5pm

Age: Primary school children aged 9 to 11 years

7 December

A library membership is required for participation. To register your interest in joining, please call 9424 0116 or 9424 0106 or email younglibrary@kmc.nsw.gov.au.

School holidays

Create, explore and be entertained during the school holidays at our libraries!

View the school holiday program.