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Nurture your child’s love of language and stories

Join us for our engaging Storytime sessions, hosted at our libraries during term times. 

We understand that early literacy is crucial for your child's development, and our programs are designed to foster a love for reading right from the start. 

These sessions offer numerous benefits for your child's language skills, cognitive development, and overall educational journey. 

Two children reading a book at the library

Storytime sessions

Storytime is a fun filled 30-minute session that helps develop language skills, sparks new ideas and interests while making friendships in a safe environment. 

Available weekly during school terms.

No bookings required, just turn up!

Session times

Branch Day Time
East Maitland Monday & Wednesday 10am
Maitland Tuesday 10am
Rutherford Tuesday 10am
Thornton Thursday 10am

Dreamtime Storytime with Aunty Michelle

Join our special guest Storyteller Aunty Michelle Napanangka Earl on the first Saturday of the month. Learn about First Nations concepts, cultural perspectives and history with some fun stories and craft! 

Materials are provided, and spaces are limited. All attending children need a ticket, and must be accompanied by a responsible adult.  

When: First Saturday of every month from 10.30am - 11.30am
Where: East Maitland Library, Garnett Road, East Maitland

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