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Family weekends 11-12 January

Family weekends 11-12 January

Eye spy tour

Eye spy your way through State Library’s exhibition, Jarjum Stories. Free | No bookings required

Imagination Playscape

Build your own imaginary world using an assortment of shapes and materials. Free | No bookings required

First 5 Forever Rhyme Time

A special time for you and your little one where you can share rhymes, songs and stories. Sat only | Free | No bookings required

First 5 Forever Story Time

Enjoy a variety of books, puppets, activities, songs or games. Sun only | Free | No bookings required

The magic of music, movement and storytelling with Gregg Dreise

Join renowned author, illustrator, artist, storyteller and musician, Gregg Dreise for a special musical storytime. Sat only | Free | No bookings required

The magic of music, movement and storytelling with Renata Jayne

Renata tells big stories and little ones! Join her for a funny, silly musical journey where kids become part of the show too. Sun only | Free | No bookings required

Book making

Settle in to our cosy reading nook and create your very own book to take home. Free | No bookings required

Comic book Scrabble

Drop in and help create State Library’s summer comic book story using sticky notes. Free | No bookings required

Scavenger hunt at the Library

There are some very sneaky secrets hidden around State Library this Summer Festival. Free | No bookings required

Story collection bag making

Create a story collection bag using simple paper-craft before exploring the State Library. Free | No bookings required

Cardboard worlds

Use your imagination and your engineering skills to construct new worlds using recycled cardboard and a few special tricks. Free | No bookings required

Music, Movement & Make-Believe

Share a fun and imaginative journey together with your little one. Free | No bookings required
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TICKETED

**SOLD OUT** Mod your own NERF gun

Learn and apply basic engineering principles to make the ultimate NERF gun! Sat only | Ticketed | Bookings essential

Summer Festival

Free and ticketed activities and adventures
14 Dec 2019 – 25 Jan 2020
Throughout State Library