What’s on cal

May
7
Fri
Read and Rhyme Storytime (0-2yrs) | West Ryde Library @ West Ryde Library
May 7 @ 9:30 am – 10:00 am
Read and Rhyme Storytime (0-2yrs) | 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
Pre-School Storytime | Baulkham Hills Library @ Baulkham Hills Library
May 7 @ 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
May 7 @ 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

May
8
Sat
Free Powerhouse STEM Workshops | Parramatta Square @ Powerhouse Community Space at Parramatta Square
May 8 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Free Powerhouse STEM Workshops | Parramatta Square @ Powerhouse Community Space at Parramatta Square | Parramatta | New South Wales | Australia

The Powerhouse Museum is running free STEM workshops for kids 8 to 12yrs at its Parramatta Square Community Space this autumn.⁣

Taking place on eight Saturdays from 10th April till 29th May, the workshops are bookable on arrival and run for 45 minutes. Sessions are at 11am, 12pm and 1pm, with drop-in activities available in-between workshops.

STEM Workshop Program

There are four different workshop topics, and each is repeated once.

  • 10 April 2021 – Make a Solar Powered Car with UNSW SunSprint
  • 17 April 2021 – Unity Lunar Game Design
  • 24 April 2021 – Arludo Data Science Through Gaming
  • 1 May 2021 – Maker Space Music
  • 8 May 2021 – Make a Solar Powered Car with UNSW SunSprint
  • 15 May 2021 – Unity Lunar Game Design
  • 22 May 2021 – Arludo Data Science Through Gaming
  • 29 May 2021 – Maker Space Music

Finding the Powerhouse Community Space

Powerhouse Community Space is located at Parramatta Square, sitting directly above the Parramatta Transport Interchange. The address is 1PS Retail 6, Parramatta Square, Darcy St &, Macquarie St, Parramatta.

May
10
Mon
Rydalmere Public School Playgroup | Rydalmere @ Rydalmere Public School
May 10 @ 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.

Pre-School Storytime | Dural Library @ Dural Library
May 10 @ 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
May 10 @ 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
May 10 @ 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

May
11
Tue
Playtime | Granville Community Baptist Church @ Granville Community Baptist Church
May 11 @ 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
May 11 @ 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
West Ryde Uniting Church Multicultural Playgroup @ Ryde Uniting Church
May 11 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am
Bib’s ‘n’ Books (0-2 years) | Wentworth Point Library @ Wentworth Point Library
May 11 @ 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
May 11 @ 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
May 11 @ 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

Story Time (2-5yrs) | Dundas Library @ Dundas Library
May 11 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Story Time (2-5yrs) | Dundas Library @ Dundas Library | Dundas Valley | 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.

Dundas Library Story Time for 2 to 5 years will take place every Tuesday during school term. It’s an interactive program of rhyming and story reading with a fun educational activity at the end of the program. Note: on Tuesday 4th May it’s a special Mother’s Day Story Time. Mothers, grandmothers and caregivers are invited to make mother’s day book marks.

  • Time: 10:30am – 11:00am
  • Bookings: Bookings essential. Numbers are limited – contact Dundas Library 9806 5960
Bib’s ‘n’ Books (0-2 years) | Ermington Library @ Ermington Library
May 11 @ 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
May 11 @ 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 Auburn Library @ Auburn Library
May 11 @ 11:00 am – 11:45 am
Wriggly Reads at Auburn Library @ Auburn Library | Auburn | 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

  • 27 April, 11 May, 25 May, 8 June and 22 June 2021

Bookings essential

May
12
Wed
Read and Rhyme Storytime (0-2yrs) | Ryde Library @ Ryde Library
May 12 @ 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
May 12 @ 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