We hold regular storytimes and activities for children of all ages:
- Preschool storytime
- Bedtime storytime
- Chinese/English storytime
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For children aged 2.5 to 5 years old
Preschool Storytime is held weekly at each of the five libraries in Boroondara. A mixture of story reading, nursery rhymes, songs and activities creates an entertaining and enriching experience for children and their parents/caregivers.
Ashburton Library: 11am, Thursdays
Balwyn Library: 11am, Tuesdays
Camberwell Library: 11am, Mondays
Hawthorn Library: 11am, Fridays
Kew Library: 11am, Wednesdays
For children aged 12 months to 2.5 years old
Tinytots provides an enjoyable introduction to books, songs and rhymes for your young child and enhances the development of early reading skills.
Tinytots aims to develop listening and interactive skills and provides an opportunity to socialise with other children.
Ashburton, 10.30am on the following Mondays
Balwyn, 10.30am on the following Thursdays
Camberwell, 10.30am on the following Fridays
Hawthorn, 10.30am on the following Wednesdays
Kew, 10.30am on the following Tuesdays
Bedtime storytime is an enjoyable story session for the whole family.
Remember to wear your pyjamas and bring your favourite teddy.
Ashburton, 6.30pm on the following Mondays
- Stay tuned for 2016 dates
Balwyn, 6.30pm on the following Wednesdays
Camberwell, 6.30pm on the following Mondays
Hawthorn, 6.30pm on the following Tuesdays
Bilingual storytime in Chinese/English
Children of all ages are welcome
Join us at the Balwyn Library for stories and songs in Mandarin and English.