School holiday activities

Due to social distancing restrictions the library will not be running activities in the physical spaces of the library until further notice.

September school holiday activities

 

Footy monster bookmarks

Online activity
Bookmark made using footy colours10:30 am, Tuesday 22 September
Access this event via the Moreland City Libraries YouTube channel.

Do you love footy and a good book? This craft activity is just for you. Learn how to make a fun footy monster bookmark. All you need is coloured card or paper in your favourite footy team colours, scissors and glue.

Registration not required 

 

T-Rex tea party with Carp Productions

Online activity
10:30 am, Wednesday 23 SeptemberImage of a performer from Carp productions riding a dinosaur
This event requires registration via Eventbrite.

Join Carp Productions for their online dinosaur show bringing the magic of theatre to your very own home! Meet Pete the palaeontologist and Tim Rex, a dinosaur who really loves to party. Search for a stegosaurus, dance with a diplodocus and enjoy some carnivore cookies! This is a show for everyone who dreams of dinosaurs.

 

Egg carton creatures

Online activity
10:30 am, Thursday 24 September egg carton creature
Access this event via the Moreland City Libraries YouTube channel.

Create some amazing creatures from egg cartons! You will need an empty egg carton, glue and some simple craft supplies such as pipe cleaners, googly eyes, coloured paper or textas. Make a creepy caterpillar, scary spider or any kind of creature you can imagine!

 

Elmer the elephant

Online activityElmer the elephant craft
10:30 am, Tuesday 29 September
Access this event via the Moreland City Libraries YouTube channel.

Create a patchwork style elephant that stands out! You will need an empty 3-litre milk container or similar plastic container with a handle on the side; scissors; glue; paper - coloured or white; crayons, pencils or textas. Parent help required.

 

Marvellous minibeasts with Minibeast Wildlife

Online activity
10.30 am, Wednesday 30 SeptemberImage of a woman holding stick insects in her hand
Access this event via the Moreland City Libraries YouTube channel.

Learn about bugs that live in your garden with invertebrate experts who will give you interesting facts and answer your minibeast questions.

 

Nature art

Online activity
10:30 am, Thursday 1 OctoberNature art
Access this event via the Moreland City Libraries YouTube channel.

Spring into action with nature art! Start by exploring the nature around you. Safely collect leaves, twigs, flowers, seeds and feathers – anything that you think will make beautiful art. Using one of our templates or your own imagination, we will show you how to create your own nature art.

 

Bartoun’s parlour sessions

Online activity
Various times during September school holidaysImage of Bartoun the performer
See Moreland City Libraries Facebook page for further details

Join us for a rollicking good family fun time! Sing-along at home as Bartoun presents cabaret for kids and their grown ups, performing many of the greats from Baa Baa Black Sheep to Incy Wincy Spider.

 

 

 

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