Storytime

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Due to Covid restrictions you can watch our storytimes on OurLibrary Facebook Wednesday and Fridays at 11 AM.

We will be running a few babytime sessions in December 2021. Places are limited and bookings essential.

Baby time - 0 to 12 months

Stimulate your baby's young mind and start to develop a love of reading from a young age.
Where: Mornington Library
When: 
11am, Fridays 3, 10 and 17 December
Where: Rosebud Library
When: 
11am, Mondays 6, 13 and 20 December
Where: Hastings Library
When: 
11am, Tuesdays 7, 14 and 21 December
Bookings and more information

We will be running some special storytimes in the park in December 2021. Places are limited and bookings are essential.

Storytime in the Park - 3 to 5 year olds

Join us for songs, stories and fun in some parks as we celebrate summer and share our love of books in the great outdoors.
Hosted by: Mornington Library
When: 
11am, Wednesdays 8, 15 and 22 December
Hosted by: Somerville Library
When: 
11am, Wednesdays 8, 15 and 22 December
Hosted by: Hastings Library
When: 
11am, Thursdays 9, 16 and 23 December
Hosted by: Rosebud Library
When: 
11am, Thursdays 9, 16 and 23 December

Younger children are welcome but please notes the park areas are not fenced

Bookings and more information 

 

Bring your little ones along to the library and let them enjoy a magical time with stories, songs and maybe even some crazy dancing! Meet other local parents and kids at these free sessions tailor made for babies, toddlers and preschool aged children.

All storytimes are presented weekly from February to mid December during the school term but will not run during school holidays.

Term 1        3 February -1 April
Term 2        19 April -  25 June
Term 3        12 July - 17 September

Preschool Storytime

Ages - four to five

Length: 45 minutes
Includes: Songs, rhymes, books and a craft activity
Develops: Language, imagination and concentration whilst introducing them to a wide range of books. 

Toddler Time

Ages - one to three

Length: 30 minutes
Includes: Songs, rhymes and books. You will Sing, dance and read along with your child.
Develops: Their language, motor and social skills.

Baby Time

Ages - zero to twelve months

Length: 30 minutes
Includes: Songs, rhymes and simple books
Develops: Help your babies mind to grow by learning new words and songs as well as developing language and concentration. Stimulate their young minds and start to develop a love of reading from a young age.