Children’s Programs

 

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

Regular Childrens' Programs at Nowra Library 

Storytime Logo 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).  Click here for dates and details!
  • Sanctuary Point Library –10.30am every Thursday during school terms (for ages 0 – 5 years) 
  • Ulladulla Library – 11am every second Thursday during school terms.
     
   
Rhymetime Logo

Rhymetime

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

  • Nowra Library – 10am every second Thursday during school terms. Click here for dates and details!
  • Sanctuary Point Library – 10:30am the first & third Wednesday of each month during school terms. 
  • Ulladulla Library – 10:30am every second Thursday during school terms. 
   

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. Click here for dates and details!
    Sanctuary Point Library – 10:30am the first & third Friday of each month during school terms.
   
Bookworms Book Club Logo

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).  
   

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 exciting new reading program for children aged four to eight years who have difficlty reading. Reading to a friendly trained dog increases confidence, self-esteem and literacy skills in children, and helps them to discover the joy of reading. Based on the successful Reading Education Assistance Dogs (R.E.A.D.) program, Paws’n’Tales is the first affiliated R.E.A.D. group in Australia! Watch this video or click here to find out more about this unique program. Bookings are essential. See below for more information, or contact Carla or Gemma on 4429 3712 or via email.

   

All regular programs at Shoalhaven Libraries are FREE with library membership. Click here to download a copy of the 2019 Children's Program Calendar (Nowra Library).   

 

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