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Storytimes | Goldfields Library Corporation

Help your child catch the reading bug!

Storytime, Toddler Time and Rhyme Time

Nurture your child’s listening, language and learning skills in these fun filled sessions running each week of the school terms.

Drop in to your local Goldfields Library and pick up a Storytimes card to hang on your fridge and download our latest program for special storytimes and more children's activities!

Get your child ready for school with the 1000 Books Before School program!

Upcoming Special Storytimes

  • Bedtime Stories: At the Beach!
    Bring your beach towel and your teddy and come dressed in your PJ’s for some fabulous songs and stories with Ginnie, at the Kyneton Library Beach! For families with children aged 2-6 years. No bookings required. Thursday 18 January, 5-6pm, at Kyneton Library.
     
  • Also don't miss Twilight Book Theatre (19 January), Twilight Dog Tales (16 February) and the Great Toy Contest performances (12 January)!
     

2018 Term Dates

Term 1: Monday 5 February - Thursday 29 March
Term 2: Monday 16 April - Friday 29 June
Term 3: Monday 16 July - Friday 21 September
Term 4: Monday 8 October - Friday 14 December

Regular Session Times

Rhyme TimeBaby Rhyme Time
Simple stories, songs and rhymes for 0-1 year olds.

LibraryDayTime
RomseyMonday10.00-10.30am
BendigoMonday10.30-11am
KynetonTuesday10.30-11am
WoodendTuesday11.30am-12pm
Kangaroo FlatTuesday10.30-11am
CastlemaineWednesday10.30-11am
GisborneFriday10.30-11am


Toddler TimeToddler Time
Stories, songs and rhymes for 1-3 year olds.

LibraryDayTime
GisborneMonday10.30-11am
Thursday10.30-11am
KynetonMonday10.30-11am
BendigoTuesday10.30-11am
Thursday10.30-11am
CastlemaineTuesday10.30-11am
Kangaroo FlatWednesday10.30-11am
RomseyThursday10.30-11am
WoodendFriday10-10.30am

StorytimeStorytime
Stories, songs and rhymes for 3-5 year olds.

LibraryDayTime
RomseyMonday10.30-11.15am
WoodendTuesday10-10.45am
EaglehawkTuesday10.30-11.15am
Friday10.30-11.15am
BendigoWednesday10.30-11.15am
Friday10.30-11.15am
KynetonWednesday10.30-11.15am
GisborneWednesday10.30-11.15am
CastlemaineFriday10.30-11.15am
Kangaroo FlatFriday10.30-11.15am
HeathcoteFriday9.30-10.15am


Saturday StoriesSaturday Stories
Young families - enjoy fabulous stories, activities and songs to start your weekend!

Times and dates for Saturday Stories in 2017 are coming soon.

Library Agency Session Times

Library Agencies

Below are inital storytime session times for Library Agencies, more to come during in the year. Storytimes will be held at the agencies unless otherwise stated below. See more information on library agencies.
BOORT
Boort Resource and
Information Centre
119-121 Godfrey St
THU 8 FEB 10.30-11am
THU 22 FEB 10.30-11am
MON 26 FEB 10.30-11am
THU 8 MAR 10.30-11am
THU 22 MAR 10.30-11am
THU 19 APR 10.30-11am
MON 23 APR 10.30-11am
THU 3 MAY 10.30-11am
THU 17 MAY 10.30-11am
THU 31 MAY 10.30-11am
THU 14 JUN 10.30-11am
THU 28 JUN 10.30-11am
ELMORE
Elmore Athenaeum Hall
62 Michie Street
FRI 9 FEB 11.30am-12pm
FRI 9 MAR 11.30am-12pm
FRI 20 APR 11.30am-12pm
FRI 4 MAY 11.30am-12pm
FRI 8 JUN 11.30am-12pm
INGLEWOOD
Inglewood Town Hall 
20 Verdon St
TUE 6 FEB 11.30am-12pm
TUE 20 FEB 11.30am-12pm
TUE 6 MAR 11.30am-12pm
TUE 20 MAR 11.30am-12pm
TUE 17 APR 11.30am-12pm
TUE 1 MAY 11.30am-12pm
TUE 15 MAY 11.30am-12pm
TUE 29 MAY 11.30am-12pm
TUE 12 JUN 11.30am-12pm
TUE 26 JUN 11.30am-12pm
WEDDERBURN
Session will be held at: 
Wedderburn College Playgroup,  
15-29 Hospital St
 
Wedderburn Library Agency
is located at: 
Wedderburn Community Centre,
24 Wilson St
TUE 6 FEB 10.30-11am
TUE 1 MAY 10.30-11am
SERPENTINE
Session will be held at:
Serpentine Playgroup
Memorial Hall,
20 Chapel St
WED 21 FEB 11-11.30AM
WED 2 MAY 11-11.30AM