The Family Reading Centre is located in the Children's area at both libraries and provides a friendly environment, a wealth of resources for parents, caregivers and early childhood professional as well as books, games and DVDs for children.
The Family Reading Centre includes:
What is the Books R 4 Babies 2 Program?
This program is about introducing parents and caregivers to the importance of spending time reading and playing literacy based games with very young children.
The 'Books R4 Babies 2' Program involves parents/caregivers sitting with their child (usually 0-2 years of age) in their lap, in a group session, sharing board books, rhymes, finger plays and making noise! Each adult has a folder with copies of the books and resources used within the session. There is a special folder for the facilitator which also has a CD with popular nursery rhymes included. Each session usually lasts twenty minutes to half an hour.
Who can become borrow a Books R 4 Babies 2 Kit?
Membership is available to all Preschools, Childcare centres and Family Day Care providers.
List of kits available:
|Animals||Friendship||At the Beach|
|Bears||Out & About||Bedtime|
|Cars & Transport||Puppies & Kittens||Colours|
|Shapes & Opposites||Counting||Space|
|Under the sea||Farm||Water|
|Favourite Rhymes||Weather||Feelings & Emotions|
|Wheels||Food & Nutrition|
To find out more about this exciting program or how to become a member,
contact the library on 8256 0334 or email us email@example.com
Join in the fun with our regular story reading and activities for pre-schoolers during school term!
There is no need to book and we encourage children to come along with their parents/grandparents/carers as often as they like.
*Story time is not held during school holidays.