Storytime at the library

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Share the excitement and love of reading with your child and join us as we read stories, finger play, rhyme, sing and play music.

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

Children are encouraged to develop confidence and self-esteem by interacting with other children and actively participating in program activities.

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

Rock a bye

This introduction to early literacy encourages interaction between adult and child through activities including board books, rhymes and songs.

25-minute program is suitable for babies aged 0-18 months.

  • Tuesdays at 11.15am - Lindfield Library
  • Thursdays at 11.15am - Turramurra Library
  • Fridays at 11.15am - Gordon Library

Rock 'n' Rhyme

This session includes short stories, action rhymes and songs.

30-minute program suitable for toddlers aged 18-36 months.

  • Tuesdays at 10.15am - Lindfield Library
  • Thursdays at 10.15am - Turramurra Library
  • Fridays at 10.15am - Gordon Library

Rock 'n' Tales

It includes stories, songs and may include simple craft activities.

45-minute program suitable for children aged 3-5 years. Younger children are also welcome to attend.

  • Wednesdays at 10.30am - Turramurra Library and St Ives Library
  • Thursdays at 10.30am - Gordon Library and Lindfield Library

Storytime tips

  • Introduce your child to the library before attending a story time session
  • Arrive on time
  • Switch off your mobile or turn it on silent
  • Keep conversation to a minimum during story time
  • If your child becomes upset or disruptive during story time, take them outside for a moment. Come back when you're both ready.
  • Never leave your child unattended
  • Have fun!

Contact us

For further information contact Ku-ring-gai Libraries Children's Services on 9424 0116 / 9424 0109 or email us at younglibrary@kmc.nsw.gov.au.

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