School Holiday Activities

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September/October School Holiday Activities 2019
At Willoughby Libraries

*Some activities require online bookings.

For certain activities age and number limits are required for the safety and enjoyment of all library users.

Bookings are required for all children attending booked sessions but not for accompanying adults.

Children under the age of 10 years must be accompanied by someone who is over 18 years old.
Children aged between 10 and 12 years should be accompanied by someone who is over 12 years old. Accompanied means within sight.

For more information call the Children's and Youth Services Team on 9777 7900 or email library@willoughby.nsw.gov.au

Scoop a poop citizen science workshop (suitable for ages 10+ and adults)

Calling budding scientists - young and old! Join in a national study on the ecology of brushtail possums and receive a free collection kit to help
with this important research.

Chatswood Library on The Concourse 
Mon 30 September 2019
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Bookings open

Toddler Time (suitable for children 18 months - 3 years)

Join in lots of fun songs, rhymes and dancing. Limited places 35 children maximum.
Tickets available in the Library 30 minutes prior to each session.

Chatswood Library on The Concourse 
Wed 2 October 2019
9:30am - 10:00am
No bookings required
Chatswood Library on The Concourse 
Wed 2 October 2019
10:15am - 10:45am
No bookings required
Chatswood Library on The Concourse  Thu 3 October 2019 10:15am - 10:45am No bookings required
Chatswood Library on The Concourse Wed 9 October 2019 9:30am - 10:00am No bookings required
Chatswood Library on The Concourse Wed 9 October 2019 10:15am - 10:45am No bookings requried
Chatswood Library on The Concourse Thu 10 October 2019 10:15am - 10:45am No bookings requried

Preschool Storytime (suitable for ages 3 - 6 years)

Join in lots of fun stories, songs, rhymes and dancing. Theme: The Very Hungry Caterpillar

Chatswood Library on The Concourse 
Wed 2 October 2019
11:15am - 12:00noon
No bookings required
Chatswood Library on The Concourse 
Thu 3 October 2019
11:15am - 12:00noon
No bookings required

Preschool Storytime (suitable for ages 3 - 6 years)

Join in lots of fun stories, songs, rhymes and dancing. Theme: Sensory

Chatswood Library on The Concourse 
Wed 9 October 2019
11:15am - 12:00noon
No bookings required
Chatswood Library on The Concourse 
Thu 10 October 2019
11:15am - 12:00noon
No bookings required

Holiday LEGO® Fun - Machines (suitable for children 5 - 11 years)

Build incredible machines - presented by award winning author of "The incredible freedom machines"

Chatswood Library on The Concourse 
Thu 3 October 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Bookings open 23 September 2019

The Very Hungry Caterpillar (suitable for ages 4 - 8 years) 

Celebrate 50 years of "The very hungry caterpillar". Hear local actor Don Swonnell tell the story, and create with arts and crafts.
Evening event for the whole family. Bring your dads and grandads.

Chatswood Library on the Concourse  
Thu 10 October 2019
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Booked out 

FriYay Friday Fun 

Games and craft

Northbridge Library  
Fri 4 October 2019
3:30pm - 4:30pm
No bookings required
Northbridge Library Fri 11 October 2019 3:30pm - 4:30pm No bookings required

LEGO® Club (suitable for all ages)

Be creative with LEGO®.

Naremburn Library Mon 30 September  2019 3:00pm - 4:30pm
No Bookings Required
West Chatswood Library
Tue 1 October 2019
3:30pm - 4:30pm
No Bookings Required
Castle Cove Library Fri 4 October 2019 10:00am - 12:00noon
No Bookings Required
West Chatswood Library Tue 8 October  2019 3:30pm - 4:30pm
No Bookings Required
Northbridge Library Wed 9 October 2019 3:00pm - 5:00pm No Bookings Required
Castle Cove Library Fri 11 October 2019 10:00am - 12:00noon No Bookings Required