Children’s Programs

 

Shoalhaven Libraries offers regular children's programs which support learning in a fun and relaxed environment. 

Regular Children's Programs

All regular programs at Shoalhaven Libraries are FREE for everyone to attend. 

Storytime

Join in our vibrant, fun Storytime sessions! There'll be books, songs and crafts.  
  • Nowra Library - 10am every second Tuesday during school terms (for ages 2-5 years).  Book Now
  • Sanctuary Point Library –10.30am every Thursday during school terms (for ages 0 – 5 years). Book Now
  • Ulladulla Library – 11am every second Thursday during school terms. Book Now
  • Milton Library - Friends of Milton Library Storytime - 10.30am the first Monday of every month during school terms.
   

Rhymetime

Wiggle and jiggle to music, rhyme and repetition for infants aged 0 – 2 years!

  • Nowra Library – 10am every second Thursday during school terms. Book Now
  • Sanctuary Point Library – 10:30am the first & third Wednesday of each month during school terms. Book Now
  • Ulladulla Library – 10:30am every second Thursday during school terms. Book Now
   

Toddler Time

Groove into 30 minutes of songs, dance, and movement for children aged 18 months - 3 years.

  • Nowra Library – 10am every second Friday during school terms. Book Now
    Sanctuary Point Library – 10:30am the first & third Friday of each month during school terms. Book Now
   

Bookworms Book Club 

Come along to a fun, themed activity club for children aged 4-8 years.

  • Nowra Library - 4pm the third Wednesday of the month during school terms. Bookings essential; click here to book now! 
   

STEAM Club

Develop your child's STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Mathematics) skills and enhance their critical thinking with fun and creative challenges.

  • Nowra Library - 4pm on the first Wednesday of the month during school terms (for ages 8-12 years). Bookings essential; click here to book your place now!
  • Sanctuary Point Library - 4pm on the second Thursday of the month during school terms (for ages 6 years and over).  Bookings essential; click here to book your place now!
   

Do-It-Yourself Storytelling

Drop into the newly refurbished Milton Library for DIY storytelling anytime during library opening hours - 9.30am-5pm Monday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday. 

   

Outreach Storytime

Can’t get to the library? Did you know we can bring Storytime to you? Our Outreach Storytime program is perfect for pre-schools, playgroups and kindergartens that can’t make it to our library Storytimes. We will bring stories, songs and craft to you! Contact the library to book a time.

   
Paws 'n' Tales Logo Paws 'n' Tales

Paws ‘n’ Tales is an innovative and exciting literacy initiative for children 4-8 years of age who may be experiencing reading difficulties, lack motivation or have other health issues impeding their learning…and it’s free! The Paws ‘n’ Tales program is dedicated to helping children reach their full literacy potential, to find a love of books and a passion for reading. Our dogs come in all shapes and sizes – from Kelpies to Puggles, Groodles to Goldies, but they have one thing in common – they all love kids. You can learn more about the program by watching this video or by contacting Nowra Library on 4429 3705 or via email

   

 

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