Kids

We hold a range of weekly activities at our libraries for children aged up to 12 years. These are designed to be fun and educational, helping your child grow and develop in social situations.

Bookings are not required.

We hold other special events and activities, especially during school holidays.

Library membership also opens up a range of online resources for you and your child.

Featured Kids Programs

 
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Maribyrnong Young Writers Competition 2019

Entries for the Maribyrnong Young Writers Competition have now closed. The judges are currently reading through all of the entries and making their decisions. Winners will be announced soon.

Regular Kids Programs

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Preschool Story Time

For ages 2 to 5 years.
Join us for 45 minutes of stories, songs, rhymes, and a simple craft activity. Story Time provides your child with a love and appreciation of books and an opportunity to develop language skills. Story Times are held weekly at each branch, but not during school holidays.

Visit our events page for more information.

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Baby Rhyme Time

For ages 0 to 2 years.
Baby Rhyme Time involves stories, rhymes and songs to help develop your child’s language and literacy skills, as well as their love of books and reading. Each session runs for 20 to 30 minutes.

Visit our events page for more information.


 
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Code Club

For ages 8 to 15 years.
Have fun at our FREE after school coding sessions. Come along and learn how to design your own computer games, animations and interactive stories using the programming language Scratch.

Visit our events page for more information. Bookings essential.

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Makers Club

For ages 5 to 12 years.
Come along to our exciting Makers Club for an imaginative session of themed craft activities.

Visit our events page for more information.

 
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LEGO® Club

For ages 5 to 12 years.
Build, play and meet other Lego fans! Lego Club is held regularly at Footscray, West Footscray, Yarraville and Braybrook.

Visit our events page for more information.