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 Special Events for Children

To enable a safe, enjoyable experience at our library events children aged 11 and under must be supervised at all times by a parent, guardian or carer.​​​​​​​​​​​
​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Curious Kids - Potions Lab

DATE: Thursday, 20 June 2019
TIME: 3:30pm to 4:30pm

Science and art combine this month as we use glitter and household items to create colourful chemical reactions. Join us in our ‘kitchen laboratory’ and make art with science.

Suitable for children aged 4 to 7 years.

Book now as places are limited. To make a booking click here. ​
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​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Tiny Tots Story Time and Belmont Jets Club Draw - Lady Ladybird’s Picnic

DATE: Thursday, 27 June 2019​
TIME: 10:30am to 11am

Lady Ladybird is waiting for her friend to arrive at her picnic but he’s running a bit late! She loves to share a story, dance and giggle with new friends and would love you to come and play with her. Don’t forget your completed Belmont Jets cards! Our special visitor Lady Ladybird will draw our first hamper prize winner for 2019.

For children aged 2 to 6 years. No bookings required
​​​​​​​​​​ ​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​LEGO Club - Fantasy Island 

DATE: Wednesday, 3 July 2019
TIME: 4pm to 5pm

What creatures and vegetation will you build on your fantasy Island? Use your imagination and be creative, complete LEGO challenges, work in teams and showcase your island! 

Suitable for children aged 5 to 12 years.

Book now as places are limited. To make a booking click here. 
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​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Hop-To-It Saturday Club - Hurray for Hoops! 

DATE: Saturday, 6 July 2019
TIME: 9:45am to 10:45am

Hurray for Hoops! Construct and decorate your very own hula hoop and try out some games, tricks and circus skills.   

Suitable for children aged 5 to 10 years.

Book now as places are limited. To make a booking click here. 
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Dance and Song Workshop

DATE: Monday, 8 July 2019
TIME: 2pm to 3pm

This workshop by Aboriginal artist Jade Dolman teaches Noongar culture through dance and song. Kids will learn about traditional gender roles, language, native animals and the traditional way of life.

Suitable for children aged 5 years and over.

Book now as places are limited. To make a booking click here. ​
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Tech Time - LEGO WeDo 

DATE: Tuesday, 9 July 2019
TIME: 10:30am to 11:30am or 1:30pm to 2:30pm

Would you like to build a robot?  Create LEGO robots and control them with an iPad. Then we work together to create a robot show. Watch out, if you are not careful you might learn something!

Suitable for children aged 7 to 10 years.

Book now as places are limited. To make a booking click here. 
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​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Triple8 Kids Club - CirQuest

DATE: Wednesday, 10 July 2019
TIME: 4pm to 5pm

Ever dreamt of running away with the circus?  Learn circus skills like a pro and amaze your friends with hula hoops, spinning plates, flower sticks, and poi in this one hour workshop with CirQuest.​

Suitable for keen readers and creators aged 7+ years.

Book now as places are limited. To make a booking click here. 
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​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​How Do You YouTube?

DATE: Thursday, 11 July 2019
TIMES: 1pm to 3pm (8-12 years) & 3:30pm to 5:30pm (10-14 years)

Do you dream of being the next big thing on YouTube? Join Filmbites for a workshop on presenting for YouTube. Focus on the essentials such as voice and posture while learning about crew roles, film equipment and staging the scene. 

Tickets are $5 per child. Payments via Eventbrite.

Book now as places are limited. To make a booking click here. 
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​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​D​ardy Sing Bratz Dolls

DATE: Friday, 12 July 2019
TIME: 2pm to 3:30pm

Proud Noongar woman and contemporary artist Bianca Wilder will guide children in transforming old Bratz dolls into beautiful contemporary and traditional Indigenous characters. Dolls will be supplied at the session.

Suitable for children aged 6 to 12 years.

Book now as places are limited. To make a booking click here. ​
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Kaleidoscope Theatre

DATE: Monday, 15 July 2019
TIME: 10:30am to 11:30am

Kaleidoscope Theatre will use the melodic sound of a guitar and violin to take you on a musical journey in a storytelling performance of Somewhere Else by Gus Gordon. Experience the sounds of a melodica, pan flute, chimes and a cacophony of hooters and whistles!

For children aged 4 years and older. No bookings required
Science Alive - Sensing Our World

DATE: Thursday, 18 July 2019
TIME: For children aged 4 to 8 years.

Do you believe everything you see and hear? Seeing, hearing, smelling, touching and tasting are much more than they seem. Unlock the astonishing mysteries of your senses in this interactive science show.

For children aged 4 to 8 years. No bookings required

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