Kid's Activities and Events

The Marion Library Service offers a range of activities for kids, such as storytelling for pre-schoolers, baby bounce sessions and school holiday programs. 

Most events are on offer at all of the Marion Library branches.

View the library events at the bottom of this page.

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Storytelling for Pre-Schoolers

A wonderful opportunity to have fun together, meet new friends, listen to stories and make something to take home and stick on the fridge!

Cost: Free
When: Weekly throughout the school term.
Time: 
10:30am to 11:15am
Where:

  • Cultural Centre Library on Tuesdays.
  • Cove Civic Centre Library on Wednesdays.
  • Park Holme Library on Thursdays.

No need to book, just come along.

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Baby Bounce

A fun and interactive session aimed at introducing babies and young children to libraries, action songs, nursery rhymes and rhythm.

Who: Suitable for parents, grandparents and people caring for children aged 0-2 years. Siblings are most welcome to attend.
Cost: 
Free
Time: 9:30am to 10:00am every week throughout the school term.
Where:

  • Cultural Centre Library on Tuesdays.
  • Cove Civic Centre Library on Wednesdays.
  • Park Holme Library on Thursdays.

No need to book, just come along.

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SEEDKids HAL Robotics

A space for kids to explore everything digital! SEEDKids is an after school program for kids who are interested in learning about all kinds of digital technology such as coding, robotics and electronics in a fun, friendly and safe environment.

Who: Kids aged 9+
Cost: Free

  • Mondays 3:30pm - 4:30pm @ Cove Civic Centre
  • Thursdays 4pm - 5pm @ Park Holme library

Sessions held after school throughout the school term - please contact the Marion Library Service on 8375 6755 for dates.

Strictly limited places available and bookings are essential on 8375 6755.

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Book BustersBook Busters: Book Club

Is your child an avid reader, looking to meet up with other readers?

At Book Busters, we meet in the library after school once a month to browse new books, to read, make crafts, discuss, and share excitement about reading. Bring a friend or two to make it a fun session!

Great snacks provided.

Each participant gets to create and keep their very own journal!

Who: For children aged 8 and up
Cost: Free

  • Cove Civic Centre: 4pm - 5pm Tuesdays
  • Park Holme Library: 4pm - 5pm Wednesdays

Sessions held after school once a month throughout the school term.

Strictly limited places available and bookings are essential. For more information or to make a booking please contact the Marion Library Service on 8375 6755 or via the Online Event Calender.

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Children's Programs

Making a Masterpiece

Baby Bounce Disco @ the Domain

 

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School holiday program

Make the library your destination for these holidays - to relax, spend time with family and friends or book into any of our programs on offer.

April School Holidays

Wild Animal Crafts - Bookings open Tuesday 13 March

 

School holiday workshops are for all ages and bookings are essential and can be made online via the Events Calendar or through the links below or by phone on 8375 6785.

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Kids' library events

Browse the below list of events to see what's happening at your local library branch for the little ones.

 

Baby Bounce @ Cultural Centre Library

Start Date: 20/02/2018
End Date: 20/02/2018

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Storytelling for Pre-Schoolers @ Cultural Centre Library

Start Date: 20/02/2018
End Date: 20/02/2018

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Book Busters: Youth Book Club @ Cove Civic Centre

Start Date: 20/02/2018
End Date: 20/02/2018

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Book Busters: Youth Book Club @ Park Holme Library

Start Date: 21/02/2018
End Date: 21/02/2018

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Storytelling for Pre-Schoolers @ Cove Civic Centre

Start Date: 21/02/2018
End Date: 21/02/2018

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Baby Bounce @ Cove Civic Centre

Start Date: 21/02/2018
End Date: 21/02/2018

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Baby Bounce @ Park Holme Library

Start Date: 22/02/2018
End Date: 22/02/2018

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Storytelling for Pre-Schoolers @ Park Holme Library

Start Date: 22/02/2018
End Date: 22/02/2018

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SEEDKids: Program for Children @ Park Holme Library

Start Date: 22/02/2018
End Date: 22/02/2018

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SEEDKids: Program for Children @ Cove Civic Centre

Start Date: 26/02/2018
End Date: 26/02/2018

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Baby Bounce @ Cultural Centre Library

Start Date: 27/02/2018
End Date: 27/02/2018

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Storytelling for Pre-Schoolers @ Cultural Centre Library

Start Date: 27/02/2018
End Date: 27/02/2018

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Baby Bounce @ Cove Civic Centre

Start Date: 28/02/2018
End Date: 28/02/2018

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Storytelling for Pre-Schoolers @ Cove Civic Centre

Start Date: 28/02/2018
End Date: 28/02/2018

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Storytelling for Pre-Schoolers @ Park Holme Library

Start Date: 01/03/2018
End Date: 01/03/2018

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Baby Bounce @ Park Holme Library

Start Date: 01/03/2018
End Date: 01/03/2018

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SEEDKids: Program for Children @ Park Holme Library

Start Date: 01/03/2018
End Date: 01/03/2018

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SEEDKids: Program for Children @ Cove Civic Centre

Start Date: 05/03/2018
End Date: 05/03/2018

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Baby Bounce @ Cultural Centre Library

Start Date: 06/03/2018
End Date: 06/03/2018

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Storytelling for Pre-Schoolers @ Cultural Centre Library

Start Date: 06/03/2018
End Date: 06/03/2018

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Baby Bounce @ Cove Civic Centre

Start Date: 07/03/2018
End Date: 07/03/2018

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Storytelling for Pre-Schoolers @ Cove Civic Centre

Start Date: 07/03/2018
End Date: 07/03/2018

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Storytelling for Pre-Schoolers @ Park Holme Library

Start Date: 08/03/2018
End Date: 08/03/2018

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Baby Bounce @ Park Holme Library

Start Date: 08/03/2018
End Date: 08/03/2018

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SEEDKids: Program for Children @ Park Holme Library

Start Date: 08/03/2018
End Date: 08/03/2018

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Baby Bounce @ Cultural Centre Library

Start Date: 13/03/2018
End Date: 13/03/2018

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Storytelling for Pre-Schoolers @ Cultural Centre Library

Start Date: 13/03/2018
End Date: 13/03/2018

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Baby Bounce @ Cove Civic Centre

Start Date: 14/03/2018
End Date: 14/03/2018

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Storytelling for Pre-Schoolers @ Cove Civic Centre

Start Date: 14/03/2018
End Date: 14/03/2018

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Storytelling for Pre-Schoolers @ Park Holme Library

Start Date: 15/03/2018
End Date: 15/03/2018

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Baby Bounce @ Park Holme Library

Start Date: 15/03/2018
End Date: 15/03/2018

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SEEDKids: Program for Children @ Park Holme Library

Start Date: 15/03/2018
End Date: 15/03/2018

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Making a Masterpiece: Program for Children @ Cove Civic Centre

Start Date: 17/03/2018
End Date: 17/03/2018

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SEEDKids: Program for Children @ Cove Civic Centre

Start Date: 19/03/2018
End Date: 19/03/2018

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Book Busters: Youth Book Club @ Cove Civic Centre

Start Date: 20/03/2018
End Date: 20/03/2018

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Baby Bounce DISCO @ Cultural Centre Library

Start Date: 20/03/2018
End Date: 20/03/2018

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Storytelling for Pre-Schoolers @ Cultural Centre Library

Start Date: 20/03/2018
End Date: 20/03/2018

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Baby Bounce @ Cove Civic Centre

Start Date: 21/03/2018
End Date: 21/03/2018

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Book Busters: Youth Book Club @ Park Holme Library

Start Date: 21/03/2018
End Date: 21/03/2018

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Storytelling for Pre-Schoolers @ Cove Civic Centre

Start Date: 21/03/2018
End Date: 21/03/2018

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Storytelling for Pre-Schoolers @ Park Holme Library

Start Date: 22/03/2018
End Date: 22/03/2018

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Baby Bounce @ Park Holme Library

Start Date: 22/03/2018
End Date: 22/03/2018

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SEEDKids: Program for Children @ Park Holme Library

Start Date: 22/03/2018
End Date: 22/03/2018

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SEEDKids: Program for Children @ Cove Civic Centre

Start Date: 26/03/2018
End Date: 26/03/2018

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Baby Bounce @ Cultural Centre Library

Start Date: 27/03/2018
End Date: 27/03/2018

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Storytelling for Pre-Schoolers @ Cultural Centre Library

Start Date: 27/03/2018
End Date: 27/03/2018

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Baby Bounce @ Cove Civic Centre

Start Date: 28/03/2018
End Date: 28/03/2018

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Storytelling for Pre-Schoolers @ Cove Civic Centre

Start Date: 28/03/2018
End Date: 28/03/2018

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Storytelling for Pre-Schoolers @ Park Holme Library

Start Date: 29/03/2018
End Date: 29/03/2018

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Baby Bounce @ Park Holme Library

Start Date: 29/03/2018
End Date: 29/03/2018

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SEEDKids: Program for Children @ Park Holme Library

Start Date: 29/03/2018
End Date: 29/03/2018

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SEED Gadget Table @ Cove Civic Centre

Start Date: 02/04/2018
End Date: 27/04/2018

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Baby Bounce @ Cultural Centre Library

Start Date: 03/04/2018
End Date: 03/04/2018

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Storytelling for Pre-Schoolers @ Cultural Centre Library

Start Date: 03/04/2018
End Date: 03/04/2018

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Baby Bounce @ Cove Civic Centre

Start Date: 04/04/2018
End Date: 04/04/2018

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Storytelling for Pre-Schoolers @ Cove Civic Centre

Start Date: 04/04/2018
End Date: 04/04/2018

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Storytelling for Pre-Schoolers @ Park Holme Library

Start Date: 05/04/2018
End Date: 05/04/2018

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Baby Bounce @ Park Holme Library

Start Date: 05/04/2018
End Date: 05/04/2018

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Baby Bounce @ Cultural Centre Library

Start Date: 10/04/2018
End Date: 10/04/2018

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Storytelling for Pre-Schoolers @ Cultural Centre Library

Start Date: 10/04/2018
End Date: 10/04/2018

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Baby Bounce @ Cove Civic Centre

Start Date: 11/04/2018
End Date: 11/04/2018

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Storytelling for Pre-Schoolers @ Cove Civic Centre

Start Date: 11/04/2018
End Date: 11/04/2018

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Storytelling for Pre-Schoolers @ Park Holme Library

Start Date: 12/04/2018
End Date: 12/04/2018

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Baby Bounce @ Park Holme Library

Start Date: 12/04/2018
End Date: 12/04/2018

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Virtual Reality Experience: SEED Program for Youth @ Cove Civic Centre

Start Date: 17/04/2018
End Date: 17/04/2018

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Virtual Reality Experience: SEED Program for Youth @ Cove Civic Centre

Start Date: 17/04/2018
End Date: 17/04/2018

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Virtual Reality Experience: SEED Program for Youth @ Cove Civic Centre

Start Date: 17/04/2018
End Date: 17/04/2018

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Virtual Reality Experience: SEED Program for Youth @ Cove Civic Centre

Start Date: 17/04/2018
End Date: 17/04/2018

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Virtual Reality Experience: SEED Program for Youth @ Cove Civic Centre

Start Date: 17/04/2018
End Date: 17/04/2018

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Virtual Reality Experience: SEED Program for Youth @ Cove Civic Centre

Start Date: 17/04/2018
End Date: 17/04/2018

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BOOKED OUT: Fun with Makey Makey: SEED Program for Families @ Cove Civic Centre

Start Date: 18/04/2018
End Date: 18/04/2018

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BOOKED OUT: Minecraft Lock-in: SEED Program for Youth @ Cove Civic Centre

Start Date: 19/04/2018
End Date: 19/04/2018

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Fly a Drone!: SEED Program for Youth @ Cove Civic Centre

Start Date: 20/04/2018
End Date: 20/04/2018

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Fly a Drone!: SEED Program for Youth @ Cove Civic Centre

Start Date: 20/04/2018
End Date: 20/04/2018

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Wild Animal Crafts: April School Holidays @ Cove Civic Centre

Start Date: 23/04/2018
End Date: 23/04/2018

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Wild Animal Crafts: April School Holidays @ Cultural Centre Library

Start Date: 24/04/2018
End Date: 24/04/2018

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Wild Animal Crafts: April School Holidays @ Park Holme Library

Start Date: 26/04/2018
End Date: 26/04/2018

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Book Busters: Youth Book Club @ Cove Civic Centre

Start Date: 01/05/2018
End Date: 01/05/2018

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Book Busters: Youth Book Club @ Park Holme Library

Start Date: 02/05/2018
End Date: 02/05/2018

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Useful Marion Library Service information

Cultural Centre Library
287 Diagonal Road, Oaklands Park SA 5046
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Phone: 8375 6785
Cove Civic Centre 
1 Ragamuffin Drive, Hallett Cove SA 5158
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Phone: 8375 6755
Park Holme Library 
1 Duncan Avenue, Park Holme SA 5043
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Phone: 8375 6745

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