Library and Reading Events

Here is a calendar of kid and family library events, like rhyme time and story time sessions, plus other reading activities taking place in and around the City of Parramatta.

Aug 17 @ 11:30 am – 12:00 pm Parramatta Library
A movement based session that encourages literacy through action based songs, rhymes and stories.
Aug 17 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm Castle Hill Library
Baby Bounce is a program developed for parents and babies aged 0-24 months. It consists of 20-30mins of songs and rhymes. The sessions are interactive, fun and beneficial to both parent and child. Singing and[...]
Aug 17 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm Parramatta Library
NOTE: EVENT SOLD OUT, YOU CAN REGISTER TO BE ADDED TO THE WAITLIST Celebrate Science Week! Come and explore our discovery boxes. Find out about the human body, sound and music, magnetism, microscopes and so[...]
Aug 17 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm Ryde Library
Kids Club is a program for primary aged children. Come and join us for a fantastic afternoon of either Wii games, Lego, cartooning, science workshops or fun craft.
Aug 18 @ 10:00 am – 10:15 am Greystanes Library
Reading is important for every child and it’s never too early to start. Bring your child to our sessions for songs, rhymes, reading and fun. Each session runs for 15 minutes.
Aug 18 @ 10:00 am – 10:15 am Wentworthville Library
Reading is important for every child and it’s never too early to start. Bring your child to our sessions for songs, rhymes, reading and fun. Each session runs for 15 minutes.
Aug 18 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am Vinegar Hill Memorial Library
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[...]
Aug 18 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am Parramatta Library
Come along and join in with songs, stories and rhymes!
Aug 18 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am Carlingford Library
City of Parramatta libraries encourage parents and caregivers to read to their children from birth. Join us for a fun and exciting story time filled with songs, stories and rhymes. Age: 2 to 5 years Contact Carlingford Library on[...]
Aug 18 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am Epping Library
City of Parramatta libraries encourage parents and caregivers to read to their children from birth. Join us on Mondays and Fridays during school term from 10:30am to 11am for a fun and exciting story time[...]
Aug 18 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am Eastwood Library
Ryde Rockers Rhyme Time is for children aged 0 to 2 years. Introduce your baby to rhymes, songs, fingerplays, basic books and other bouncing babies. Held during school terms. Eastwood Library – Wednesday 2pm, Friday[...]
Aug 18 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am Gladesville Library
Ryde Rockers Rhyme Time is for children aged 0 to 2 years. Introduce your baby to rhymes, songs, fingerplays, basic books and other bouncing babies. Held during school terms. Eastwood Library – Wednesday 2pm, Friday[...]
Aug 18 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am Ryde Library
Ryde Rockers Rhyme Time is for children aged 0 to 2 years. Introduce your baby to rhymes, songs, fingerplays, basic books and other bouncing babies. Held during school terms. Eastwood Library – Wednesday 2pm, Friday[...]
Aug 18 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am West Ryde Library
Ryde Rockers Rhyme Time is for children aged 0 to 2 years. Introduce your baby to rhymes, songs, fingerplays, basic books and other bouncing babies. Held during school terms. Eastwood Library – Wednesday 2pm, Friday[...]
Aug 18 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm Guildford Library
A movement based session that encourages literacy through action based songs, rhymes and stories.
Aug 18 @ 11:00 am – 11:45 am Gladesville Library
Preschool Storytime is for children aged 2 to 5 years. Introduce your child to the wonderful world of books. Held during school terms. Eastwood Library – Tuesday and Thursday 11 am (note: on the 1st Thursday[...]
Aug 18 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am Greystanes Library
Bring your child to our sessions for songs, rhymes, reading and fun especially for active toddlers. Each session runs for 30 minutes.
Aug 18 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am Wentworthville Library
Bring your child to our sessions for songs, rhymes, reading and fun especially for active toddlers. Each session runs for 30 minutes.
Aug 18 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm Ryde Library
Kids Club is a program for primary aged children. Come and join us for a fantastic afternoon of either Wii games, Lego, cartooning, science workshops or fun craft.
Aug 19 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm Ryde Library
Come and join us for a morning of stories and fun play! All ages are welcome! Ryde Library – Saturdays 11 am – 12 pm
Aug 21 @ 10:00 am – 10:15 am Merrylands Library
Reading is important for every child and it’s never too early to start. Bring your child to our sessions for songs, rhymes, reading and fun. Each session runs for 15 minutes. Runs Monday and Wednesday[...]
Aug 21 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am Epping Library
City of Parramatta libraries encourage parents and caregivers to read to their children from birth. Join us on Mondays and Fridays during school term from 10:30am to 11am for a fun and exciting story time[...]
Aug 21 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am Merrylands Library
Bring your child to our sessions for songs, rhymes, reading and fun especially for active toddlers. Each session runs for 30 minutes.
Aug 21 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm North Ryde Library
Ryde Rockers Rhyme Time is for children aged 0 to 2 years. Introduce your baby to rhymes, songs, fingerplays, basic books and other bouncing babies. Held during school terms. Eastwood Library – Wednesday 2pm, Friday[...]
Aug 21 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm West Ryde Library
Ryde Rockers Rhyme Time is for children aged 0 to 2 years. Introduce your baby to rhymes, songs, fingerplays, basic books and other bouncing babies. Held during school terms. Eastwood Library – Wednesday 2pm, Friday[...]
Aug 21 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm Ryde Library
Kids Club is a program for primary aged children. Come and join us for a fantastic afternoon of either Wii games, Lego, cartooning, science workshops or fun craft.
Aug 22 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am Chatswood Library
Baby Bounce is a program that introduces early literacy through the use of songs, rhymes, finger/toe plays and simple stories for babies and their parent/carer at Chatswood Library on The Concourse. Tuesdays 10-10.30am and 11-11.30am (during school[...]
Aug 22 @ 10:00 am – 10:15 am Wentworthville Library
Reading is important for every child and it’s never too early to start. Bring your child to our sessions for songs, rhymes, reading and fun. Each session runs for 15 minutes.
Aug 22 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am Parramatta Library
A fun and exciting session to develop early literacy skills through rhymes, fingerplays and stories. Share and bond over a story with your baby and learn new literacy skills to improve brain development.
Aug 22 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am The Fun Lab, North Rocks Shopping Centre
Sing Rhyme and Story Time is a weekly early literacy program for parents/carers and children birth to 5 years.  It is held in the Fun Lab, North Rocks Shopping Centre from 10am for 30mins. Come along for[...]
Aug 22 @ 10:00 am – 10:45 am Ryde Library
Preschool Storytime is for children aged 2 to 5 years. Introduce your child to the wonderful world of books. Held during school terms. Eastwood Library – Tuesday and Thursday 11 am (note: on the 1st Thursday[...]
Aug 22 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am Vinegar Hill Memorial Library
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[...]
Aug 22 @ 10:30 am – 11:15 am Greystanes Library
Each 45 minute session includes stories, songs and a simple craft.
Aug 22 @ 10:30 am – 11:15 am Merrylands Library
Each 45 minute session includes stories, songs and a simple craft.
Aug 22 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am North Ryde Library
Ryde Rockers Rhyme Time is for children aged 0 to 2 years. Introduce your baby to rhymes, songs, fingerplays, basic books and other bouncing babies. Held during school terms. Eastwood Library – Wednesday 2pm, Friday[...]
Aug 22 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am Harry Hartog Bookseller Macquarie Centre
Encourage your child’s imagination with weekly Storytime at Harry Hartog Booksellers Macquarie Centre store every Tuesday at 10:30am.
Aug 22 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am Dundas Library
A fun and exciting session to develop early literacy skills through rhymes, fingerplays and stories. Share and bond over a story with your baby and learn new literacy skills to improve brain development.
Aug 22 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am Ermington Library
City of Parramatta libraries encourage parents and caregivers to read to their children from birth. Join us for a fun and exciting session geared towards little ones under two years of age to develop early[...]
Aug 22 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am Constitution Hill Library
Come along and join in with songs, stories and rhymes!
Aug 22 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am Granville Library
Come along and join in with songs, stories and rhymes!
Aug 22 @ 11:00 am – 11:45 am Eastwood Library
Preschool Storytime is for children aged 2 to 5 years. Introduce your child to the wonderful world of books. Held during school terms. Eastwood Library – Tuesday and Thursday 11 am (note: on the 1st Thursday[...]
Aug 22 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am Wentworthville Library
Bring your child to our sessions for songs, rhymes, reading and fun especially for active toddlers. Each session runs for 30 minutes.
Aug 22 @ 11:15 am – 12:00 pm Ryde Library
Preschool Storytime is for children aged 2 to 5 years. Introduce your child to the wonderful world of books. Held during school terms. Eastwood Library – Tuesday and Thursday 11 am (note: on the 1st Thursday[...]
Aug 22 @ 11:30 am – 12:00 pm Parramatta Library
A movement based session that encourages literacy through action based songs, rhymes and stories.
Aug 22 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm West Ryde Library
Ryde Rockers Rhyme Time is for children aged 0 to 2 years. Introduce your baby to rhymes, songs, fingerplays, basic books and other bouncing babies. Held during school terms. Eastwood Library – Wednesday 2pm, Friday[...]
Aug 22 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm Ryde Library
Kids Club is a program for primary aged children. Come and join us for a fantastic afternoon of either Wii games, Lego, cartooning, science workshops or fun craft.
Aug 23 @ 9:30 am – 10:45 am Chatswood Library
Toddler Time is a fun program designed for those children who are confident walkers, keen to be up and moving, but not yet ready to sit through the stories at regular storytime. Children will learn to[...]
Aug 23 @ 10:00 am – 10:15 am Merrylands Library
Reading is important for every child and it’s never too early to start. Bring your child to our sessions for songs, rhymes, reading and fun. Each session runs for 15 minutes. Runs Monday and Wednesday[...]
Aug 23 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am Parramatta Library
A fun and exciting session to develop early literacy skills through rhymes, fingerplays and stories. Share and bond over a story with your baby and learn new literacy skills to improve brain development.
Aug 23 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am Vinegar Hill Memorial Library
Baby Bounce is a program developed for parents and babies aged 0-24 months. It consists of 20-30mins of songs and rhymes. The sessions are interactive, fun and beneficial to both parent and child. Singing and[...]