Libraries

Parents and littlies

Gold Coast Libraries offers a diverse and exciting range of free programs and events for all interests and ages. There is something for everyone.

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Did you know that reading, playing and talking to your child every day from birth helps your child’s brain develop?

Popular parents and littlies events

View events for our popular Parents and littlies activities below.

Baby rhyme time

Baby Rhyme Time

Find library session times for you and your 0 – 2 year old.

 
Story time

Storytime

Find library session times for you and your 3 - 5 year old.

 
Toddler time

Toddler Time

Find library session times for you and your 2 - 4 year old.

 

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We have a huge range of early literacy resources available and our librarians are only too happy to assist you to select the right books and storytime sessions for your child's age.

Book Box

Book Box

Book Box is an early years lending library and play-based learning space.

 
Story time tips

Storytime tips

Tips and tricks for storytime with your child.

 
Reading with your baby tips

Reading with your baby tips

Tips and tricks for using books with your baby.

 

Reading with your child at home can be a relaxing and enjoyable routine, so drop into your local library to explore and choose some books to enjoy at home or join in the Baby Rhyme Time, Storytime and Toddler Time. You can also visit Book Box, which is an early years lending library and play-based learning space perfect for a visit with your little one.


readandrhyme

Read and Rhyme - a celebration of stories for children aged 0-5 years.

Come along in your favourite story or nursery rhyme costume for a morning of stories, singing, music and dancing to inspire a love of books, words and song.

Friday 25 October, 9am to noon at Albert Waterways Community Centre. No need to book, just come along and join in the fun!

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