MWRC Library Children's Services
Each school holiday, we have special programmes available. Space for many of these programmes is limited, so early booking is essential.
Programme information for the next school holidays is now available
and can be downloaded here (PDF 475Kb).
BORN TO READ
6 months to 18 months
NO BOOKINGS REQUIRED
Born to Read is a 30 minute per week lap-sit program for babies and toddlers and their parent/carer, enjoying the rhyme and rhythm of children’s songs, nursery rhymes, musical instruments and other `noisy’ things. The program will help provide ideas and guidance to assist parents/carers to develop skills to use in their own homes and playgroups.
18 months to 3 years
($15 per year, forms available from the Library)
Toddler Time is a 40 minute per week lap-sit program for toddlers and their parent/carer. Toddler Time aims to help the child become familiar with the Library, while extending language skills in a fun and friendly environment. Each session includes songs, rhymes and a story on a theme, along with a simple craft activity.
3 years to 5 years
($25 per year - registration forms available from the Library)
Bookworms is a 50 minute per week program for children and their parent/carer. Bookworms aims to help the child become familiar with the Library and widen their experiences of traditional and modern literature. The session includes a mixture of picture books, stories told using puppets, drama and props, songs, games, poetry and a simple craft activity.