Family weekends 18-19 January

Family weekends 18-19 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 Lucas Proudfoot

A dynamic musical storytelling experience through song, dance, culture and expert instrument demonstration. Sat only | Free | No bookings required

The magic of music, movement and storytelling with Danibelle's Musicadium

Enter a fantastical world of music, song and stories. Go on a colourful journey to develop a big heart and a happy body. 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
Software induction in the digital media lab

Design your own digital world

Learn some basics in web design using Wordpress, one of the most popular tools to create websites on the internet. Sat only | Ticketed | Bookings essential

Summer Festival

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