Chilwell Library

Phone: 
(03) 5221 5129
51 Russell Street
Newtown VIC 3220

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All libraries are closed on public holidays.

Opening hours

Monday: 10am - 5pm
Tuesday: 10am - 5pm
Wednesday: Closed
Thursday: 10am - 5pm
Friday: 10am - 5pm
Saturday: 9.30am - 12pm
Sunday: Closed

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What's on - Chilwell Library

All About Kids!

Preschool Story Time

Help your child discover the magic of stories and develop a lifelong love of reading.
No booking required.
For a complete downloadable timetable of all our story times across all of our branches, please visit the following page grlc.vic.gov.au/learn/little-readers/events-little-readers

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Holiday Fun For Kids

Dear Zoo

I wrote to the Zoo to send me a pet. They sent me an…Join us as we walk, talk and act like the animals featured in Rod Campbell's classic book,Dear Zoo.This interactive session will have you going wild with excitement and you will also get to take home your own piece of the jungle.Ages 5+

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Special Events

THE ADVENTURES OF HUNTER AND PHOEBE

Meet Hunter, an ex-working dog of Vision Australia and his trainer, Phoebe. Learn about the highs and lows of life as a trainer. A fun and informative session for the whole family.

Thursday, 26 September 2019 - 10:30am to 11:30am
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Holiday Fun For Kids

Roar Like a Dinosaur!

Join us for a romping and stomping dinosaur adventure with stories, songs and craft. All ages 5+

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Creative & Connected

NEURAL KNITWORK

Find out how to keep your brain sharp, engaged and healthy as we craft colourful neurons for our Neural Knitworks community art project. No knitting experience required, but feel free to BYO your own crochet hooks, knitting needles and/or grandchildren! This program was developed by the Neural Knitworks team, for full acknowledgements, see /www.scienceweek.net.au/neural-knitworks/Presented in partnership with the Geelong Seniors Festival.

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Creative & Connected

POETRY READING

Come along and enjoy some poetry readings by local author Rosemary Blake.

Thursday, 24 October 2019 - 10:30am to 11:30am
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eKnow How

All about Travel on your Tablet

Going on holiday and want to know where to find accommodation? How about maps for the trip or the latest flight information? Bring along your Apple or Android device and we will show you how to make the most of your device.

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Creative & Connected

Book Chat

Come along and enjoy a conversation about the books you have been reading, hear recommendations and meet other readers. No bookings required.

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Special Events

STORY TIME

Join the special children in your life for Story Time – a fun filled hour of song and stories. Grandparents, family friends, all welcome!

Thursday, 17 October 2019 - 10:30am to 11:30am
Chilwell Library