What’s on cal

Apr
17
Sat
Mini Beasts Slime Workshop | Castle Towers @ Castle Towers - Scoopi
Apr 17 all-day
Mini Beasts Slime Workshop | Castle Towers @ Castle Towers - Scoopi | Castle Hill | New South Wales | Australia

Decorate your very own Mini Beasts slime for only $10 per person!

Participants will receive one limited edition 4oz Butter-Base slime and access to limited edition beast-themed slime sprinkle station. Create your own slime masterpiece in store on Scoopi’s slime cafe decoration tables.

  • No booking required; just walk in!
Apr
18
Sun
Mini Beasts Slime Workshop | Castle Towers @ Castle Towers - Scoopi
Apr 18 all-day
Mini Beasts Slime Workshop | Castle Towers @ Castle Towers - Scoopi | Castle Hill | New South Wales | Australia

Decorate your very own Mini Beasts slime for only $10 per person!

Participants will receive one limited edition 4oz Butter-Base slime and access to limited edition beast-themed slime sprinkle station. Create your own slime masterpiece in store on Scoopi’s slime cafe decoration tables.

  • No booking required; just walk in!
ART Express | The Armory, Newington @ The Armory Gallery
Apr 18 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

ARTEXPRESS at the Armory is an exhibition comprising major works submitted by HSC Visual Art students. It’s presented in partnership with the NSW Department of Education, the Arts Unit and the NSW Education Standards Authority. This year’s exhibition contains exemplary works by 60 students that were created in the midst of the COVID-19 lockdown. Our exhibition will be the largest of all the ARTEXPRESS exhibitions.

ARTEXPRESS: Threads of connection captures the expression of a cohort of young artists who created bodies of work amidst the catastrophic Australian bushfires of last Summer, the unprecedented impacts of the global pandemic, and the challenges of remote learning and social distancing.

And make sure to combine your visit with a play at Blaxland Riverside Park and lunch at the Armory Cafe.

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Apr
19
Mon
Rydalmere Public School Playgroup | Rydalmere @ Rydalmere Public School
Apr 19 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am
Rydalmere Public School Playgroup | Rydalmere @ Rydalmere Public School | Rydalmere | New South Wales | Australia

Rydalmere Public School Playgroup is a community playgroup located in the grounds of Rydalmere Public School.

They welcome children from 0-5 years of age and their parents or carers from the local area.

It runs on Monday from 9.30am to 11:30am throughout the school term and there is a gold coin donation to attend.

ART Express | The Armory, Newington @ The Armory Gallery
Apr 19 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

ARTEXPRESS at the Armory is an exhibition comprising major works submitted by HSC Visual Art students. It’s presented in partnership with the NSW Department of Education, the Arts Unit and the NSW Education Standards Authority. This year’s exhibition contains exemplary works by 60 students that were created in the midst of the COVID-19 lockdown. Our exhibition will be the largest of all the ARTEXPRESS exhibitions.

ARTEXPRESS: Threads of connection captures the expression of a cohort of young artists who created bodies of work amidst the catastrophic Australian bushfires of last Summer, the unprecedented impacts of the global pandemic, and the challenges of remote learning and social distancing.

And make sure to combine your visit with a play at Blaxland Riverside Park and lunch at the Armory Cafe.

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Pre-School Storytime | Baulkham Hills Library @ Baulkham Hills Library
Apr 19 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Pre-School Storytime | Baulkham Hills Library @ Baulkham Hills Library | Baulkham Hills | New South Wales | Australia

Storytime is a fun and interactive 30 minute session for parents and children aged 2-5. It consists of stories, songs and activities which aim to encourage literacy and a love of reading in children. Storytime is a great way to bond with your child. It is also valuable preparation for starting school, as it gives children a chance to participate in a group and introduces them to books and reading.

Session Times

Pre-School Storytime | Dural Library @ Dural Library
Apr 19 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Pre-School Storytime | Dural Library @ Dural Library | Dural | New South Wales | Australia

Storytime is a fun and interactive 30 minute session for parents and children aged 2-5. It consists of stories, songs and activities which aim to encourage literacy and a love of reading in children. Storytime is a great way to bond with your child. It is also valuable preparation for starting school, as it gives children a chance to participate in a group and introduces them to books and reading.

Session Times

Story Time (2-5yrs) | Epping Library @ Epping Library
Apr 19 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Story Time (2-5yrs) | Epping Library @ Epping Library | Epping | New South Wales | Australia

Story Time in the library is back! Come along and join in for rhymes, reading and fun! Bookings are essential, as places are limited.

Epping Library Story Time for 2 to 5 years will take place every Monday during school term. This is a a movement based session that encourages literacy through action.

  • Mondays commencing 19 April
  • Time: 10.30am – 11:00am
  • Bookings: Bookings essential. Numbers are limited – contact Epping Library 9806 5843
Toddler Time | Vinegar Hill Memorial Library @ Vinegar Hill Memorial Library
Apr 19 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Toddler Time | Vinegar Hill Memorial Library @ Vinegar Hill Memorial Library | Rouse Hill | New South Wales | Australia

Toddler Time is an interactive 30 minute session for those tiny tots who are beyond Baby Bounce but not quite ready for storytime.

It consists of short stories, songs and rhymes suitable for children aged 18 months to 3 years old.

Session Times

Apr
20
Tue
Playtime | Granville Community Baptist Church @ Granville Community Baptist Church
Apr 20 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am
Playtime | Granville Community Baptist Church @ Granville Community Baptist Church | Granville | New South Wales | Australia

Playtime is for parents and preschool children and includes craft, morning tea, playing time and music.

  • Tuesday 9:30—11:30 am
  • Cost is $2 per family
  • The playgroup is on the corner of South and William Streets Granville. And close to all the yummy charcoal chicken shops.
  • For more information call or message Nyssa on 0414 017 996.
Read and Rhyme Storytime (0-2yrs) | Ryde Library @ Ryde Library
Apr 20 @ 9:30 am – 10:00 am
Read and Rhyme Storytime (0-2yrs) | Ryde Library @ Ryde Library | Ryde | New South Wales | Australia

City of Ryde Libraries are proud to present Read and Rhyme Storytime at Ryde and West Ryde Libraries. Come along and join us in the library for sensational stories and remarkable rhymes!

  • All participants, including both parent and all children, are required to book in.
  • Bookings are made available 24 hours prior to each session.
  • Doors open at 9.15am for 9.30am start.
  • No entry after 9.40am

Session Times

RYDE LIBRARY

  • Tuesday (9.30am – 10am), Ages: 0-2 years
  • Wednesday (9.30am – 10am), Ages: 0-2 years
  • Thursday (9.30am – 10am), Ages: 2 years +

WEST RYDE LIBRARY

  • Wednesday (9.30am – 10am), Ages: 2 years +
  • Friday (9.30am – 10am), Ages: 0-2 years
ART Express | The Armory, Newington @ The Armory Gallery
Apr 20 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

ARTEXPRESS at the Armory is an exhibition comprising major works submitted by HSC Visual Art students. It’s presented in partnership with the NSW Department of Education, the Arts Unit and the NSW Education Standards Authority. This year’s exhibition contains exemplary works by 60 students that were created in the midst of the COVID-19 lockdown. Our exhibition will be the largest of all the ARTEXPRESS exhibitions.

ARTEXPRESS: Threads of connection captures the expression of a cohort of young artists who created bodies of work amidst the catastrophic Australian bushfires of last Summer, the unprecedented impacts of the global pandemic, and the challenges of remote learning and social distancing.

And make sure to combine your visit with a play at Blaxland Riverside Park and lunch at the Armory Cafe.

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Bib’s ‘n’ Books (0-2 years) | Wentworth Point Library @ Wentworth Point Library
Apr 20 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Bib’s ‘n’ Books (0-2 years) | Wentworth Point Library @ Wentworth Point Library | Wentworth Point | New South Wales | Australia

Story Time in the library is back! Come along and join in for rhymes, reading and fun! Bookings are essential, as places are limited.

Wentworth Point Library Bibs n Bubs for children under 2 years will take place every Tuesday during school term.

  • When: Tuesdays, commencing 20 April
  • Time: 10.30am – 11am
  • Bookings: Booking online (Bookings will open 24 hours prior to start of the session on Eventbrite.)
Pre-School Storytime | Baulkham Hills Library @ Baulkham Hills Library
Apr 20 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Pre-School Storytime | Baulkham Hills Library @ Baulkham Hills Library | Baulkham Hills | New South Wales | Australia

Storytime is a fun and interactive 30 minute session for parents and children aged 2-5. It consists of stories, songs and activities which aim to encourage literacy and a love of reading in children. Storytime is a great way to bond with your child. It is also valuable preparation for starting school, as it gives children a chance to participate in a group and introduces them to books and reading.

Session Times

Pre-School Storytime | Vinegar Hill Memorial Library, Rouse Hill @ Vinegar Hill Memorial Library
Apr 20 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Pre-School Storytime | Vinegar Hill Memorial Library, Rouse Hill @ Vinegar Hill Memorial Library | Rouse Hill | New South Wales | Australia

Storytime is a fun and interactive 30 minute session for parents and children aged 2-5. It consists of stories, songs and activities which aim to encourage literacy and a love of reading in children. Storytime is a great way to bond with your child. It is also valuable preparation for starting school, as it gives children a chance to participate in a group and introduces them to books and reading.

Session Times

Bib’s ‘n’ Books (0-2 years) | Ermington Library @ Ermington Library
Apr 20 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
Bib’s ‘n’ Books (0-2 years) | Ermington Library @ Ermington Library | Ermington | New South Wales | Australia

Story Time in the library is back! Come along and join in for rhymes, reading and fun! Bookings are essential, as places are limited.

Ermington Library Bibs n Bubs for children under 2 years will take place every Tuesday during school term.

  • When: Tuesdays, commencing 20 April
  • Time: 11.00am – 11:30am
  • Bookings: Bookings essential. Numbers are limited – contact Ermington Library 9806 5869
Story Time (2-5yrs) | Constitution Hill Library @ Constitution Hill Library
Apr 20 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
Story Time (2-5yrs) | Constitution Hill Library @ Constitution Hill Library | Constitution Hill | New South Wales | Australia

Story Time in the library is back! Come along and join in for rhymes, reading and fun! Bookings are essential, as places are limited.

Constitution Hill Library Story Time for 2 to 5 years will take place every Tuesday and Wednesday during school term. There’ll be stories, songs, rhymes and take-home craft,

  • Tuesdays commencing 20 April
  • Wednesdays commencing 21 April
  • Time: 11am – 11:30am
  • Bookings: Bookings essential. Numbers are limited – contact Constitution Hill Library 9806 5500
Wriggly Reads at Merrylands Library @ Merrylands Library
Apr 20 @ 11:00 am – 11:45 am
Wriggly Reads at Merrylands Library @ Merrylands Library | Merrylands | New South Wales | Australia

A story telling activity held fortnightly on Tuesday at Auburn Library, with books, songs and rhymes for children aged 0 to 3 years.

Event dates

  • 20 April, 4 May, 18 May, 1 June and 15 June 2021

Bookings essential

Apr
21
Wed
Read and Rhyme Storytime (0-2yrs) | Ryde Library @ Ryde Library
Apr 21 @ 9:30 am – 10:00 am
Read and Rhyme Storytime (0-2yrs) | Ryde Library @ Ryde Library | Ryde | New South Wales | Australia

City of Ryde Libraries are proud to present Read and Rhyme Storytime at Ryde and West Ryde Libraries. Come along and join us in the library for sensational stories and remarkable rhymes!

  • All participants, including both parent and all children, are required to book in.
  • Bookings are made available 24 hours prior to each session.
  • Doors open at 9.15am for 9.30am start.
  • No entry after 9.40am

Session Times

RYDE LIBRARY

  • Tuesday (9.30am – 10am), Ages: 0-2 years
  • Wednesday (9.30am – 10am), Ages: 0-2 years
  • Thursday (9.30am – 10am), Ages: 2 years +

WEST RYDE LIBRARY

  • Wednesday (9.30am – 10am), Ages: 2 years +
  • Friday (9.30am – 10am), Ages: 0-2 years
Read and Rhyme Storytime (2+yrs) | West Ryde Library @ West Ryde Library
Apr 21 @ 9:30 am – 10:00 am
Read and Rhyme Storytime (2+yrs) | West Ryde Library @ West Ryde Library | West Ryde | New South Wales | Australia

City of Ryde Libraries are proud to present Read and Rhyme Storytime at Ryde and West Ryde Libraries. Come along and join us in the library for sensational stories and remarkable rhymes!

  • All participants, including both parent and all children, are required to book in.
  • Bookings are made available 24 hours prior to each session.
  • Doors open at 9.15am for 9.30am start.
  • No entry after 9.40am

Session Times

RYDE LIBRARY

  • Tuesday (9.30am – 10am), Ages: 0-2 years
  • Wednesday (9.30am – 10am), Ages: 0-2 years
  • Thursday (9.30am – 10am), Ages: 2 years +

WEST RYDE LIBRARY

  • Wednesday (9.30am – 10am), Ages: 2 years +
  • Friday (9.30am – 10am), Ages: 0-2 years