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Children's events

Rhyme Time for babies (0-2 years)

It's free, fun and an interactive program designed for babies aged 0 to 2 years. The session combines rhymes, singing, board books and musical instruments. Rhyme Time encourages parents and carers to become fully involved with their babies and toddlers by associating books and songs with parental time and attention.

This program is run during school term only.

  • Double Bay Library - Tuesday 3:30pm & Friday 10:30am
  • Paddington Library - Thursday 10:30am & 3:30pm
  • Watsons Bay Library - Thursday 10am & 10:30am **

** Please note - A ticketing system is in place for Watsons Bay due to limited space. Numbers are limited to 25 per session and tickets will be made available at the door from 9:30am. Each child may only attend one session per day.

Storytime for preschoolers (3-5 years)

Storytime is an opportunity for preschool children aged 3 to 5 and their parent or carers to share the joy of literature, language rhythm and rhyme. Each session consists of a theme which incorporates songs, rhymes and a craft activity which helps to promote reading readiness. All this and it's free!

March 2014 Storytime flyer (PDF)

This program is run during school term only.

  • Double Bay Library - Monday 10:30am
  • Watsons Bay Library - Tuesday 10:30am
  • Paddington Library - Friday 10:30am

School Holiday Activities

Each school holidays we hold exciting and fun activities for primary aged children.  Please note that bookings are required. Details will be released a month before school holidays commence.

We had some amazing events during the Summer School Holidays. Have a look at the set of photos on Flickr.

Kids Club (for school aged children)

Kids Club is a fun-filled program for primary aged children held once a month at Watsons Bay Library (on the last Wednesday of the month) and Double Bay Library (on the last Thursday of the month). The sessions start at 4pm and go for just under an hour. Each session offers something new and exciting to do! Guest presenters, games, cool crafts, pizza and light refreshments! Please note that bookings are required.

Have a look at our upcoming Kids Club sessions.