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Events

While Kingston Libraries' in house library events and programs remain suspended until further notice, we will continue to run online programs during our progressive, cautious re-opening of library branches.

Browse for upcoming events below and check out At Home with Kingston Libraries for activities and resources you can access online!

For more information about Kingston Libraries reopening, please visit our Opening Hours page.

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Virtual STEAM Punk Club

Date: Thursday 26 November | 4:00PM- 5:00PM

Venue: Kingston Libraries Facebook Events , https://www.facebook.com/events/2384058818561592/

Do you love to explore, learn, and see how things work, all with a touch of creativity? Then you'll love STEAM Punk Club! Better yet, this Virtual edition allows you to do it all from the comfort of home.

Virtual LEGO® Club

Date: Friday 27 November | 4:00PM- 5:00PM

Venue: Kingston Libraries Facebook Events , https://www.facebook.com/events/169754837521300/

Looking for a creative challenge? Join Kingston Libraries Virtual LEGO® Club and let your inner-engineer be inspired with weekly challenges!

Little Book Worms Online

Date: Tuesday 1 December | 4:00PM- 5:00PM

Venue: Kingston Libraries Facebook Events , https://www.facebook.com/events/734875430680981/

Love books? Looking for your next read? Little Book Worms Online is for you! Each fortnight during the school term we'll suggest some great reads, and a fun activity too!

Kingston Miners

Date: Tuesday 1 December | 4:00PM- 5:00PM

Venue: Minecraft Realms Online

Kingston Miners Online Minecraft Club is a private Realm just for Kingston Library members aged 8 to 12. Bookings essential!

Crafty Kids Online

Date: Thursday 3 December | 4:00PM- 5:00PM

Venue: Kingston Libraries Facebook Events , https://www.facebook.com/events/893577094478796/

Do you love doing arts and crafts? Then take a look at Crafty Kids Online! Each fortnight during the school term we will be releasing a video with inspiration for a craft project for primary school kids.

Gentle Yoga: Lunchtime Exercise

Date: Monday 7 December | 12:30PM- 1:00PM

Venue: Online Zoom Event

Join Sue from Kingston Active for a half hour yoga time-out during your lunch break.

Cooking with Foost

Date: Saturday 9 January | 3:00PM- 4:00PM

Venue: Online Zoom Event

Learn how to make honey and chicken skewers with a watermelon and halloumi salad. Free online cooking class via Zoom for adults.

Cooking with Foost

Date: Saturday 16 January | 3:00PM- 4:00PM

Venue: Online Zoom Event

Learn how to make apple and spinach turkey sausages with a simple summer salad. Free online cooking class via Zoom for adults.

Building Resilience Through Gardening

Date: Saturday 6 February | 10:00AM- 11:00AM

Venue: Online Zoom Event

Nourish your mind and soul while nurturing your garden with The Veggie Lady, Toni Salter. This is a free event that will take place via Zoom.

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Kingston Libraries What's On Guide

Find out the latest news, special events, and programs happening at Kingston Libraries! Download our seasonal What's On guide or view the digital version in your browser below.

School Holiday Program

Kingston Libraries run a school holiday program four times a year. Our summer school holiday program will be incorporated with the annual Summer Reading Club.

Storytime

You and your child will love Storytime at the library! Enjoy a fun 30 minute session of stories, action songs, rhymes, and puppets.

Storytime helps develop language, literacy, and fine motor skills. Best of all, Storytime fosters a love of books and reading!

View more information on our Storytime sessions, or call 1300 135 668 if you have any questions!

Auslan Storytime

Come and experience a visual language and join in for some stories and songs!

Auslan (Australian sign language) is the sign language of the Australian Deaf community.

View more information on our Auslan Storytime sessions for 2020, or call 1300 135 668 if you have any questions!

Saturday Storytime

Saturday Storytimes alternate between Chelsea and Cheltenham Libraries on a fortnightly basis. Perfect for families with children aged 0 to 5 years.

View more information on our Saturday Storytime sessions for 2020, or call 1300 135 668 if you have any questions!

Tiny Tots Rhyme Time

Encourage a love of stories and reading with our Tiny Tots Rhyme Time program.

Enjoy an interactive 20 minute session full of songs, rhymes, books, and finger play. Learn techniques to develop your child's early literacy skills and discover the perfect books to choose for baby. Enjoy the company of other babies and parents and get to see our new books for and about babies and toddlers before anyone else.

Tiny Tots Rhyme Time is suitable for children aged 0 to 24 months.

View more information on our Tiny Tots Rhyme Time sessions for 2020, or call 1300 135 668 if you have any questions!