Storytime

storytime

Bring your little ones along to the library and let them enjoy a magical time with stories, rhymes and songs. Meet other local parents and kids at these free sessions tailor made for babies, toddlers and preschool aged children. All sessions are free, and no bookings are required. 

All Storytimes are presented weekly from February to late-December during the 2023 school term but will not be run during school holidays.

Term 1      30 January - 8 April

Term 2      26 April - 24 June

Term 3      11 July - 16 September

Term 4       3 October - 23 December

*NEW* Family Storytime at Rosebud Library

Ages Four to seven 

Length: 30 minutes
Includes: Songs, rhymes and books
Develops: Language, imagination and concentration whilst introducing them to a wide range of books. 

10am Saturday 11 February

10am Saturday 25 February

10am Saturday 11 March

10am Saturday 25 March

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. 

Sensitive Storytime

Ages - Four to Seven

Length: 30 Minutes
Includes: Stories, songs, movement and bubbles in small groups to help keep children attentive in a relaxed environment.
Develops: Language, imagination and concentration whilst introducing them to a wide range of books. 
What to expect These are specially developed storytime to ensure a relaxed environment.  Please watch our video or read our story(PDF, 36MB) to learn more about the storytimes.

Mornington Library: The 2nd Tuesday of each month at 10:30 to 11am

  • Tuesday 31st January at 10:30 to 11am
  • Tuesday 14th February
  • Tuesday 28th February
  • Tuesday 14th March
  • Tuesday 28th March

Our numbers for our sessions will be limited so bookings are essential.

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 - Birth 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.