Story Times

Woman reads a story to a group of children

Story Time, Baby Bounce and Rhyme Time programs are back on Wednesday 24 November 2021! Please note that Assyrian Story Times will be back at the library from Friday 3 December.

Visitors (12+) to the libraries must show evidence that they are fully vaccinated against COVID19 (or have a medical exemption) to enter the library. Adults are asked to bring a mask with them to wear if it’s not possible to stay 1.5 metres distant during programs.

 

The Story Time programs at Hume libraries are designed to support the literacy development of children between 0 to 5 years.

Baby Bounce

For children between the age of 0 to 12 months. Enjoy gentle movements and rhymes as a first introduction to reading.

Broadmeadows Library

Tuesdays  12.30pm - 1.00pm 
Fridays  12.30pm - 1.00pm 

 

Craigieburn Library

Tuesdays  12.30pm - 1.00pm 
Thursdays  2.00pm - 2.30pm 

 

Sunbury Library

Thursdays  11.30am - 12.00pm 
Fridays  11.30am - 12.00pm 

 

 

Rhyme Time

For children up to 3 years old. Learn rhymes and how to engage your child in reading.

Broadmeadows Library

Tuesdays  10.15am - 10.45am 
Fridays  10.15am - 10.45am 

 

Craigieburn Library

Tuesdays  10.15am - 10.45am 
Fridays  10.15am - 10.45am 

 

Sunbury Library

Mondays  10.00am - 10.30am 
Fridays  10.00am - 10.30am 

 

Tullamarine Library

Wednesdays 10.00am - 10.30am 

 

 

Story Time

For children between the age of 3 to 5 years old. Listen to stories and complete craft activities with your child designed to help children develop a lifelong love of reading.

Broadmeadows Library

Tuesdays  11.15am - 12.00pm 
Fridays  11.15am - 12.00pm 

 

Craigieburn Library

Tuesdays  11.15am - 12.00pm 
Fridays  11.15am - 12.00pm 

 

Sunbury Library

Mondays  11.00am - 11.45am 
Thursdays  10.00am - 10.45am 

 

Tullamarine Library

Wednesdays 11.00am - 11.45am 

 

 

 

Bilingual Story Time

For children between the age of 3 and 5 years old. Listen to stories and join in for rhymes in both English and either Arabic, Assyrian, Sinhala or Turkish.

Please note that Assyrian Story Times will be back at the library from Friday 3 December.

Broadmeadows Library

Turkish  Mondays  11.00am - 11.45am 
Arabic  Wednesdays  1.00pm - 1.45pm 
Assyrian  Thursdays  1.00pm - 1.45pm 

 

Craigieburn Library

Sinhala  Mondays  10.15am - 11.00am 
Assyrian  Fridays  1.00pm - 1.45pm