Children

Christmas Storytime at Chatswood Library 

Friday 9 December, 10am to 10.45am 

Our regular children’s programs at Chatswood Library — Baby Bounce, Toddler Time, and Storytime — finish for 2016 on Thursday 8 December. Join our Christmas elves for a special final storytime for 2016 on Friday 9 December. Book your child's place for Christmas Storytime.

Branch Storytime - Final Week for 2016

Artarmon Library - Monday 28 November, 10.30am
Northbridge Library - Tuesday 29 November, 10.30am
West Chatswood Library - Thursday 1 December, 10.30am
Castle Cove Library - Friday 2 December, 10.30am 

2016 Children's Program

Join us in 2016 when our regular programs start in February. Please note changes to session times at Chatswood Library.

Baby Bounce (0 - 18 months)

Baby Bounce

Baby Bounce is a program that introduces early literacy through the use of songs, rhymes, finger/toe plays and simple stories for babies and their parent/carer at Chatswood Library on The Concourse.
25 tickets per session will be available 30 minutes before each session starts (9.30am for the 10am session, and 10.30am for the 11am session).
Please come along on a Tuesday morning during school terms and collect a ticket from our friendly staff.

pdf format Baby Bounce Song Booklet (534.71 KB)

Chatswood Library

 

Tuesdays 10-10.30am and 11-11.30am
(during school terms)  

Toddler Time (18 - 36 months)

Toddler Time

Toddler Time is a fun program designed for those children who are confident walkers, keen to be up and moving, but not yet ready to sit through the stories at regular storytime. Children will learn to enjoy reading, language and speech with lots of fun rhymes, songs, stories and movement. Toddler Time is limited to 45 children. Tickets will be available at Chatswood Library from 10.30am on Wednesday and Thursday mornings.

Chatswood Library

Wednesdays 11-11.30am 
Thursdays 11-11.30am

Storytime for Preschoolers (3 - 6 years)

Preschool Storytime

Preschool Storytimes involve stories, rhymes, songs and a simple craft activity. Storytimes are run by the children's library team, are free of charge and do not require a booking. Held at Chatswood Library on The Concourse every week from February to December, and at Artarmon, Northbridge, West Chatswood and Castle Cove Libraries during school terms.

Artarmon Library

 

Mondays 10.30 - 11.15am (during school terms)

Northbridge Library

 

Tuesdays 10.30 - 11.15am (during school terms)

Chatswood Library

 

Wednesdays 10-10.45am
Thursdays 10-10.45am

West Chatswood Library

 

Thursdays 10.30 - 11.15am (during school terms)

Castle Cove Library

 

Fridays 10.30 - 11.15am (during school terms)

To ensure each session is an enjoyable experience for all, no arrivals will be admitted 10 minutes after each session starts.

School Terms 2016

Term 1: 27 Jan - 8 Apr

Term 2: 26 Apr - 1 Jul

Term 3: 18 Jul - 23 Sep

Term 4: 10 Oct - 20 Dec