Cockburn Libraries - Children's programs

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20 July 2020 -
17 December 2021
Various times

Cockburn Libraries run regular programs for children of various ages. Dates and times are subject to change – visit the Cockburn Libraries website opens in a new window for further details and for all bookings.

Bookings are now required for all children’s events and programs.

Pram Jams (Ages: 0-2 years)

Pram Jams (often called Rhyme Time at other libraries) is for babies and their parents, grandparents or carers. It's never too early for early literacy. Weekly, during school terms only:
  • Coolbellup Library - 10am Monday
  • Spearwood Library - 10am Thursday
  • Success Library - 10am Wednesday and Thursday

Storytime (Ages: 2-4 years)

Come to the library to hear great stories and to join in on songs and rhymes, before you make a masterpiece of craft to take home.Weekly, during school terms only.
  • Coolbellup Library - 10.30am Wednesday
  • Spearwood Library - 10.30am Tuesday and Friday
  • Success Library - 9.30am Tuesday and Friday

Lego Club (Ages: 5+ years)

Monthly LEGO Club meetings where you get a chance to get creative with our growing LEGO supply.
  • Spearwood Library - 3.30pm - First Friday on the month
  • Coolbellup Library - 3.30pm - Third Wednesday of the month
  • Success Library - 3.30pm - Fourth Monday of the month

Bookstars (Ages: 5+ years)

Reading hour with stories and craft for school aged children. Bookstars happens monthly at Success Library
  • Success Library - 3.30pm - Second Monday of the month 

Creative Kids (Ages: 5+ years)

Creative Kids is time in the library for kids to get creative with LEGO, board games, science, and craft. Happens weekly during school terms only.
  • Coolbellup Library - 3.30pm Wednesday 

Blokes Do Storytime (Ages: 8-12 years)

Special Storytime for father figures. Share in reading, language and numeracy activities to help foster positive relationships.
  • Success Library - 10.30am Once a month on a Saturday 

Stories in Chinese (Ages: 2-10 years)

Listen to stories in Chinese. Join in on rhymes and simple games in Chinese that you can practise and play at home. Happens monthly at Success Library
  • Success Library - 3.45pm - Third Monday of the month 

Learning English Through Storytime (LETS) (Ages: 3-4 years)

Special storytimes for children who do not speak English at home, or who speak limited English. LETS run in ten week blocks, each school term, covering a range of everyday topics with a focus on literacy and numeracy.
  • Success Library - 1pm  Monday 

STEAM Club (Ages: 8+ years)

Explore the world of science , technology, engineering, arts and mathematics at our STEAM Clubs. Imagine, invent and innovate with fun and challenging hands-on activities for kids.
  • Success Library - 4pm Once a month on a Thursday
  • Coolbellup Library - 3.30-4.30pm Tuesdays (during school terms)

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Address

9 Coleville Crescent,
Spearwood 6163

PO Box 1215, Bibra Lake DC,
Western Australia, 6965

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We acknowledge a continuing connection to land, waters and culture and pay our respects to the Elders, past, present and emerging.